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Simon Walsh


Simon Walsh is an Editor at 9to5Toys. He worked at Apple for over 5 years. When he is not writing for 9to5Toys, he is running his bed & breakfast or trading stocks. Get to know him more by following him on Twitter.


Refresh the living room with Ameriwood’s Carson TV Stand: $56.50 (Save $20+)

Amazon is offering the Ameriwood Home Carson TV Stand in Sonoma Oak for $56.50 shipped. That’s $20+ off the typical rate there and is the best Amazon offer we’ve tracked in yeras. This stand is ready to prop up a 50-inch TV along with game consoles, streaming media players, and more. Shelving can be found throughout along with two cabinets that can help you easily curb clutter. A light brown oak finish helps this piece of furniture blend well with a wide variety of décor. Rated 4.2/5 stars.

Details surrounding Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 are beginning to surface. As with any console debut, one of the most important questions is which games will in fact be available at launch. Thankfully the curtain has been pulled a bit further back as we now know that Rainbow Six Siege will be among the initial rollout list. While not a new game, Rainbow Six Siege is being readied for next-generation consoles and support for playing with friends on older systems is planned. Continue reading to learn more.

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So long ink! Amazon offers Canon laser printers from $70 (Reg. up to $150)

Amazon is offering the Canon imageCLASS AirPrint Laser All-in-One (MF264dw) for $99 shipped. Matched at Adorama. That’s $50 off the going rate and is a match for the lowest price we have tracked. This printer is ready to churn out up to 30-pages per minute with the first turning up in around 5-seconds. Support for AirPrint is in tow, paving the way for native support on both iOS and macOS devices. Rated 4.2/5 stars.

Bose’s AirPlay 2-ready Home Speaker 500 is $299 (Amazon low), more from $45

Amazon is offering the Bose AirPlay 2 Home Speaker 500 for $299 shipped. That’s $100 off the typical rate there and is a match for the lowest Amazon offer we have tracked. Not only does this speaker wield AirPlay 2, users will also be able choose between Alexa or Google Assistant for voice queries and smart home control. No matter which you opt for, both will be able to leverage eight noise-cancelling microphones to ensure you are properly heard. Unlike many of its competitors, this Bose speaker sports a display along the front to provide a peek of what’s playing. Rated 4.4/5 stars.

Amazon shaves 50% off Brother’s P-touch Label Maker, now $15

Amazon is offering the Brother P-touch Label Maker (PTD210) for $14.99 Prime shipped. If you are not a Prime member, orders that exceed $25 will qualify for free shipping. That’s 50% off the typical rate there and is within $5 of the lowest price we have tracked. When it comes to organization, I have found label makers to be incredibly helpful. My storage room has loads of bins which are categorized with labels. This initial effort has paid off time and time again since I am able to find what I’m looking for in a matter of seconds. Rated 4.6/5 stars.

Haul it all with Solo’s Altitude 17.3-inch MacBook Backpack: $55.50 (Reg. $80)

Amazon is offering the Solo Altitude 17.3-inch Laptop Backpack for $55.45 shipped. That’s $24 off recent pricing there and is within $1 of the lowest Amazon offer we have tracked in over a year. This stylish bag features a slew of compartments which prepare you to easily haul cables, keys, a water bottle, and more. There’s a dedicated slot for a MacBook, ChromeBook, or PC that ranges from 13- to 17-inches in size, making this a bag that can adapt to an ever-changing tech lifestyle. Rated 4.4/5 stars.

Amazon’s Fire tablet sale includes its 10-inch USB-C model, prices start at $40

Amazon is currently discounting its entire range of Fire tablets. Our top pick is the Amazon Fire HD 10 32GB Tablet for $109.99 shipped. That’s $40 off the typical rate there and is within $10 of the lowest price we have tracked. Whether it be for a friend, family member, or yourself, this 10.1-inch tablet is about as affordable as it gets for similar devices. Of the entire range of Fire tablets, this is the only one to date that has received a USB-C makeover, finally kicking micro-USB to the curb. It features a 2GHz octa-core processor and offers up to 12-hours of battery life on a single charge. Rated 4.5/5 stars. Continue reading to find more Amazon tablets on sale.

February 15

expiredSay goodbye to keys with Kwikset’s Passcode Deadbolt for under $40 (Save $20)

Amazon is offering the Kwikset Keypad Deadbolt (92640-001) for $39.65 shipped. That’s $20 off the typical rate there and is the lowest price we have tracked in over two years. Having used passcode-enabled deadbolts for going on 3-years now, I have zero desire to live without this functionality. Not only has it allowed me to ditch my key, I can also give family members their own code to gain access when I am away from home. This model sports automatic locking after a custom time interval ranging from 10-99 seconds. Utilizing this ability will lead to a setup where your home’s entry gets secured without needing to give it a second thought. Rated 4.3/5 stars.

Upgrade your wallet to Twelve South’s iPhone X/S BookBook, now $37 (Reg. $50)

Amazon is offering the Twelve South iPhone X/S BookBook for $36.93 shipped. That’s $13 off the typical rate there and is among some of the lowest Amazon offers we have tracked. Having used Twelve South BookBooks on several iPhone generations, I cannot speak highly enough of them. Not only do they look stunning, each iteration has given iPhone a backpack ready to haul credit cards, cash, and more. This specific model works for both iPhone X and XS with four storage slots for cards along with a side pocket for keeping receipts or cash. It also works as a stand, making FaceTime calls and streaming easier than ever. Rated 4.2/5 stars.

Your next Fossil watch is on sale at Amazon, prices start at $79 (Reg. up to $149)

Amazon is offering the Fossil Nate Quartz Stainless Steel and Metal Watch for $86.09 shipped. That’s $28 off the typical rate there and is the best price we can find right now. This stainless steel watch pairs black and gray to deliver a stealthy appearance. Stopwatch functionality is in tow, allowing time tracking using three separate dials for hours, minutes and seconds. Water resistance can handle depths of up to 165-feet make it a great option that will fare well when swimming or showering. Rated 4.5/5 stars. Continue reading to for more Fossil watch deals.

Amazon has Timbuk2’s Parkside 16-inch MacBook Pro Backpack for $46 (Reg. $60)

Amazon is offering the Timbuk2 Parkside Laptop Backpack for $46.10 shipped. That’s well over 20% off the typical rate there and the best price we can find right now. This black and red backpack sports three interior pockets and four on the outside, providing a total of seven compartments. It’s ready to haul a 16-inch MacBook Pro, making a great option for the entire lineup of Apple notebooks and many others. A slim form-factor makes it a great choice for toting as a personal item during flights. Rated 4.5/5 stars.

Expand Switch with PNY’s 512GB Pro Elite microSD Card: $75 at Amazon (Reg. $100)

Amazon is offering the PNY 512GB Pro Elite microSD Card for $74.99 shipped. That’s $25 off the typical rate there and is within $5 of the lowest Amazon offer we have tracked. This tiny storage card features up to 100MB/s performance, making it an excellent companion for smartphones, tablets, Nintendo SwitchRaspberry Pi, and more. An included full-size SD card adapter allows users to connect it to even more devices. If you are planning to expand a Switch, give our guide a read for some helpful tips along the way. Rated 4.3/5 stars

February 14

expiredPut a Mac mini on the wall or under a desk with Sabrent’s $10 mount (Amazon low)

Amazon is offering the Sabrent Mac Mini VESA/Wall/Under Desk Mount for $9.99 shipped. That’s $5 off the typical rate there and is a match for the lowest price we have tracked. This versatile mount paves the way for affixing your Mac mini to a VESA-ready monitor, underneath a desk, or even onto the wall. A silver powder coating protects your your Mac mini from scratches and scuffs. Access to buttons, ports, and slots is wide open, allowing you to take advantage of all the I/O your Mac has to offer. Rated 4.5/5 stars.

After initially hearing about the rare Nintendo PlayStation auction, we suggested that it could sell for over a million dollars. While it has yet to go that far, the listing is well over a third of the way there with 20-days left until the final bid seals the deal. As of this moment the price rests at $350,000 which is still underneath the $471,000 fetched by a functional Apple-1. Among the list of interested buyers is Palmer Luckey who is known as the founder Oculus VR. This should not come as a huge shock, considering that Oculus VR was sold to Facebook in 2014 for $3 billion. Continue reading for more details. expand full story

Withings’ Steel Hybrid Smartwatch sports an 8-month battery: $60 (Amazon low)

Amazon is offering the Withings Steel Hybrid Smartwatch for $59.99 shipped. That’s $35 off what it’s been averaging at Amazon and is a match for the lowest price we have tracked. While I do not tend to wear watches, this wearable is the one I prefer. That’s because it is slim and sports a minimalistic appearance. It’s a unisex design which means both my wife and I can use it. She has largely won the battle, wearing it each and every day. Owners benefit from both sleep and activity tracking. Battery life lasts lasts up to 8-months, shedding the common need to charge every day or so. The companion app syncs data to Apple Health, providing iOS users with a simple way to keep tabs on overall activity. Rated 4+ stars from nearly 60% of reviewers.

expiredThe Mac-ready Thule Crossover Backpack gets a near-$40 Amazon discount, now $91

Amazon is offering the Thule Crossover 32L Backpack for $91.14 shipped. That’s nearly $40 off the typical rate there and is within $4 of the lowest Amazon offer we have tracked in over a year. This 16-inch MacBook Pro-ready backpack is both high-quality and spacious. The primary material used here is nylon and straps are adjusted with metal clips, kicking low-quality plastic to the curb. A heat-molded, crush-proof compartment along the top aims to protect a smartphone and other high-cost valuables. Rated 4.6/5 stars.

Amazon is offering the second generation Apple AirPods with Charging Case for $129 shipped. That’s $30 off retail and is within a penny of the Amazon low. After spending 3-years with first generation AirPods, I finally upgraded to the latest iteration. Having gotten in the habit of using Alexa around the house, I have found this AirPods inclusion of “Hey Siri” to be very handy for adjusting volume, liking Apple Music tracks, and more. Battery life has been superb as well, finding Apple’s 5-hour estimation to be in-line with what I’ve been achieving. As you’d expect, the Apple H1 chip has made pairing and switching between multiple devices a breeze, including my Nintendo Switch since I picked up HomeSpot. Peek at our hands-on review learn more. expand full story

February 13

expiredAt 65% off, Panasonic’s $8 eneloop Battery Charger has never been lower

Amazon is offering the Panasonic eneloop Battery Charger for $7.99 shipped. That’s $13 off the typical rate there and beats the lowest price we have tracked by $4. Whether you’re looking for a way to recharge more batteries at once or simply getting started with your collection, this charger is a great find worth picking up. Batteries placed inside will recharge in up to 7-hours, and a built-in USB-A port provides an easy way to top off a wide variety of other devices. Rated 4+ stars from over 65% of reviewers.

Whether you’re a seasoned professional or simply looking to get started with DSLR photography, Canon’s fresh product announcements make it clear that it wants your business. Headlining the new Canon DSLRs is a full-frame EOS R5 with a newly designed CMOS sensor, image processor, and the ability to shoot 8K video.

Next up we have the Canon Rebel T8i. Instead of chasing professionals, this model is poised to be more entry-level, but doesn’t slack off when it comes to features. Canon says it’s the “highest-performing Rebel camera” with a feature set that includes a 24-megapixel sensor, DIGIC 8 image processor, and 4K video capabilities. Continue reading for more details.

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Add DEWALT’s Cordless Reciprocating Saw to your repertoire for $70 (New low)

Amazon is offering the DEWALT 20V MAX Reciprocating Saw (Tool Only) for $69.87 shipped. That’s $29 off the “new low price” at Home Depot, where it previously cost $129. A similar pricing history has been reflected at Amazon and today’s offer beats the lowest we’ve tracked there by $15. If you have projects that require cutting of pipes, drywall, and more, this deal will go a long way towards simplifying the task at hand. Since this tool is cordless, you’ll be able to attach a battery and then go wherever your project demands. Rated 4.7/5 stars.

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