Hands-on with the Amazon Choice Teande 3800PSI pressure washer [Video]

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For a homeowner, pressure washers are a great way to tackle plenty of jobs around your property. From washing a car to spraying down walls and concrete, they can make cleaning tough items easier. There are plenty of versions out there from more reputable brands, but those often carry a much higher cost. Is the Amazon Choice Teande 3800PSI pressure washer a good deal for the price? Head below to watch the video and see it in action.

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Review: Light up your WHF or streaming setup with the Elgato Ring Light [Video]

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Continuing in its quest to offer high-quality solutions for streamers and content creators, Elgato has bolstered its lighting offerings with its take on the popular ring light. With variable color temperature and a soft, bright flicker-free light, the Elgato Ring Light is ready for streams, video calls, and any other situation where you need constant high-quality light. Head below to watch the video and see it in action.

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Amazon Holiday Deal Dash starts the countdown to Black Friday 2020

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Amazon is now officially detailing its holiday plans this morning with rotating early Black Friday deals through the month of November. Officially dubbed the Holiday Deal Dash, Amazon will be offering up a new batch of deals every day until Black Friday. With Prime Day falling later in the year than ever before, it’s creating a particular crunch for the holiday shopping season this year. For shoppers, that means more deals than ever before in a smaller window. This year is shaping up to be a unique stretch in the lead up to Black Friday as many traditional brick and mortar retailers are moving their best deals online amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Full details on today’s news can be found below.

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Black Friday starts now at Dell with revolving doorbusters through November

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With what’s shaping up to be one of the most memorable holiday shopping seasons in memory, Dell is kicking off its Black Friday festivities today with 7 weeks of deals through Thanksgiving and beyond. Starting today, select Black Friday offers are now available over at Dell with additional deals rolling out through the rest of October and early November. We’re also getting our first look at Dell’s plans for Thanksgiving week and Cyber Monday with doorbuster promotions starting as early as November 16. Head below for full details on today’s announcement and an early look at the best deals on the way from Dell.

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Walmart Big Save Event preview: 4K TV deals, Animal Crossing Bundle, more

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Walmart’s Big Save Event is the retail giant’s combat against Amazon Prime Day, and it starts up this Sunday, October 11 at 7 p.m. ET. While we had a quick preview as to what we could see in this event last week when it was announced, we now have more details as to what else will be on sale, exact times, and more. So, head below for our first preview of the Walmart Big Save Event.

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Review: LEGO’s Bespin Duel set re-creates an iconic Empire Strikes Back scene

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Throughout 2020, LEGO has been celebrating the 40th anniversary of The Empire Strikes Back with a selection of kits centered around the film. Arguably the most iconic scene from the movie was just recently re-created as one of the latest creations from a galaxy far, far away, with the limited edition Bespin Duel set launching last month. Head below for a closer look at the LEGO Bespin Duel in our latest review and to see if the set lives up to its source material.

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Amazon previews Prime Day deals: Echo devices from $19, TVs, much more

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Now that we’re just in a few days away from this year’s Amazon Prime Day event, we’re getting a clearer picture of what deals we can expect across the 48-hour sale. This morning, as it does each year, Amazon released a comprehensive list of what deals will be available next Tuesday and Wednesday. Price drops are expected to come into effect on October 13 at 3 a.m. ET/12 a.m. PT. This year’s event, although it’s been delayed, is still looking like it’s going to be particularly notable as Amazon is setting up to drop prices on its entire line of Echo speakers, Fire TV streamers, and much more. Full details are below.

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Best Buy early Black Friday sale set for same dates as Prime Day

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Following last week’s Prime Day announcement, Walmart and Target both detailed their own two-day sales meant to compete with Amazon’s own event. However, as the news rolled in, one retailer was conspicuously absent: Best Buy. Well, today the blue and yellow retail outlet has finally shown its hand. October 13 and 14 will deliver the Best Buy early Black Friday sale, which is said to deliver “dozens of deals, straight from Best Buy’s not-yet-released Black Friday ad.” How good the deals will actually be is yet to be seen. Head below for full details on everything we know so far about next week’s Prime Day competition coming from Best Buy.

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Corsair K100 Review: New flagship gaming keyboard with crazy speed [Video]

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Corsair has set the bar high with the K100, their newest flagship keyboard. A full-size board with media keys, iCUE control dial, macro keys that can integrate with Elgato Stream Deck software, and the fastest polling rate we’ve seen yet, the K100 is packed with features but comes in at a hefty $229.99 price point. Head below to see and hear it in action.

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ROCCAT Elo 7.1 Air Review: Superhuman Hearing comes to the PC [Video]

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Building on its impressive line-up of peripherals, ROCCAT, the PC branch of the Turtle Beach ecosystem, now offers a full lineup of gaming headsets. With a one-size-fits-all headband, 24 hours of wireless battery life, and 7.1 virtual surround sound, the top of the line ROCCAT Elo 7.1 Air is packed with features for the $99.99 price point. So how does it perform? Head below to watch the video and see it in action.

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Amazon’s (RED) gift guide: Help fight pandemics with these purchases

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Amazon Prime Day is around the corner, and then we’re just a month from Black Friday and Christmas will be here before you know it. To help with shopping, Amazon has put together an array of gift guides. For the fourth consecutive year, Amazon and (RED), which partners with brands to raise money to end HIV/AIDS and global pandemics, are teaming up. Your Prime membership comes in handy here, delivering free delivery on most items, so be sure to head below for all of our top picks from the Amazon (RED) gift guide.

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Buy on Prime Day or wait for Black Friday? What you should buy next week

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This year is presenting shoppers with a unique and exciting holiday shopping season. With the COVID-19 pandemic pushing Prime Day back to October 13 and 14, there’s going to be a six-week shopping period, unlike anything we’ve ever seen before. So as you start to plan your shopping this season, you may be wondering which products to buy on Prime Day and when to wait until Black Friday? We’ve been thinking about it, too. Below you’ll find five categories and products that are bound to be popular during both shopping events. We’ll take a quick look at each and identify whether Prime Day is going to be a good time to shop or if waiting for Black Friday will be a wise move.

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Amazon holiday gift guides arrive alongside new perks in lead-up to Prime Day

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We’re now just over a week away from Prime Day and Amazon is starting to paint a clearer picture of what the 48-hour event will hold. Today Amazon is kicking off a number of initiatives, including this year’s holiday gift guides, along with exclusive deals for Prime members. That’s on top of added bonuses for Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature or Amazon Prime Store cardholders, who will be able to save an extra 10% ahead of Prime Day, starting today through October 12.

Amazon is rolling out eight holiday gift guides today as well, across a range of product lines, including electronics, home goods, fashion, and more. We’ll have in-depth looks at each of Amazon’s holiday shopping lists throughout the week. Head below for more on today’s news.

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Review: Mouse and keyboard on console? Kaliber Gaming’s kit says yes [Video]

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Beyond just affordable gaming mice and keyboards, Kaliber Gaming, an extension of IOGear, also offers some pretty unique devices to the console gaming community. Namely, the KeyMander 2 mouse and keyboard adapter for Xbox, PS4, and Nintendo Switch, which not only lets you use a mouse and keyboard on console games, but also enables controller crossover. To see how this adapter works with their top-tier mouse and keyboard on Xbox One, check out the video below.

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Mario All-Stars Review: Do these Nintendo classics stand the test of time?

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For Nintendo fans, the launch of Super Mario 64, Sunshine, and Galaxy may very well be the most exciting game news of the year. And now that the collection has been out and we’ve been able to dive in, we’ll be taking a look to see if this collection of classics have aged well enough to make it a must-have on Switch. Head below the fold for all of the details on Super Mario All-Stars in our review.

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Prime Day 2020: What deals can we expect during Amazon’s 2-day shopping event?

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Prime Day has officially been announced for October 13-14 with Amazon promising a non-stop, two-day window filled with deals on tech, home goods, fashion, and more. There are plenty of ways to prepare for Amazon’s big event, and you should certainly consider reading through our guide so you’re ready to go. Looking ahead to Prime Day, it’s time to make a few predictions about what we might see from Amazon. Hit the jump for five potential deals we expect to see during this year’s event.

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Tested: Grado Hemp Headphones offer a warm sound stage that hits high and low

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You’re reading Tested with 9to5Toys, where we explore everyday tech essentials that make life a bit easier. Browse through our entire guide for all of the latest reviews, and sound off in the comments below if there’s something you’d like to see featured.

Earlier this summer, Grado Headphones announced that it would once again be exploring a new type of material for its popular over-ear headphones. While hemp may be thought of for its other use-cases, Grado says that the material is precisely what is needed to create the “brilliant, warm, and precise sound” its headphones have often been associated with. However, bringing hemp into the mix and blending with Grado’s favorite maple wood is a new adventure. I’ve been testing these new headphones for a few weeks now, and you can find a quick overview down below in the latest Tested with 9to5Toys.

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Prime Day 2020 officially announced following delays with rotating deals, more

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Amazon has officially made its Prime Day 2020 announcement, promising a near-constant revolving cast of deals, Prime-exclusive offers, and promotions. This year’s event will kick-off on Tuesday, October 13, lasting a total of 48-hours with deals spanning every category. Amazon Prime Day 2020 is the sixth consecutive year Amazon has launched a massive sale for its members, despite that this year’s event being delayed significantly. Head below for additional Prime Day 2020 details.

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Arlo Floodlight/Doorbell Cam Review: Package detection + 3,000-lumen security

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Recently, Arlo launched the Pro 3 Floodlight Camera, making them one of the few companies to produce a security cam built into a floodlight that can tie into a larger ecosystem of products. With the ability to function wirelessly, off solar, or through constant power, the Pro 3 Floodlight Cam provides the ability to be mounted anywhere around your house, something that Ring’s Floodlight Cam just can’t deliver. Plus, with HomeKit support in tow, the Arlo Pro 3 Floodlight Cam could be the perfect addition to your smart home. On the flip side, the Arlo Video Doorbell doesn’t offer HomeKit compatibility, but you’ll find several other great features that tie into the Arlo ecosystem well, like smart notifications, a wide field-of-view, and much more. So, without further ado, here’s our hands-on review of the Arlo Pro 3 Floodlight and Doorbell cameras.

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CORSAIR Scimitar RGB Elite MMO Mouse Review: I’ve found the perfect mouse

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When the CORSAIR Scimitar RGB Elite was first announced, it was nothing more than an update to an existing platform. Offering a slightly faster sensor and a little bit of a newly-sculpted design, the Scimitar RGB Elite was just another mouse. But, it would be the mouse that ruined all other gaming mice for me. After spending quite a bit of time trying to find the perfect gaming mouse…I think I’ve found it. With 12 programmable side buttons, the CORSAIR Scimitar RGB Elite took some getting used to, sure, but after the initial setup, I found that having 12 buttons all right next to my thumb was the perfect balance between customizability and usability. So, without further ado, here’s our review of the CORSAIR Scimitar RGB Elite MMO gaming mouse.

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Amazon announces new Echo lineup, updated Fire TV streamers, and cloud gaming service

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Today Amazon is virtually taking the stage to unveil a host of new devices and services. While there is plenty of speculation about what today’s event will deliver, our money is on a handful of new Echo speakers along with some experimental hardware. We’ll be updating this post throughout the event with all the details on Amazon’s latest products and more announced today.

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October Prime Day appears set as rumors swirl for Amazon’s big shopping event

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Prime Day rumors continue to swirl as Amazon’s biggest summer shopping event has officially been pushed back to the fall. After a series of delays, a new report out today points to mid-October as launch day for Amazon’s now mid-fall sale. If this holds true, it’s shaping up to be a big 6-week stretch for the online retailer as Black Friday and Cyber Monday will follow shortly after. So what does this mean for the next few weeks? We have full details and analysis of today’s report down below.

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Xbox Series S and Series X pre-orders start now at these retailers

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Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X pre-orders officially kick-off today at various retailers. Unlike the PlayStation 5 pre-order disaster, Microsoft has left us with a neat and tidy schedule to prepare for its next-generation of gaming. Here’s to hoping Xbox Series S/X stock is in good order and the listings will stay live for more than a split second, but only time will tell now. Your best bet is to ready your favorite retailer(s) Xbox Series S/X listing for the moment it goes live to ensure you’re ready to go on day one. Head below for quick links and more details.

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Best Apple Watch Series 6 bands for any style and budget

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Apple Watch Series 6 was officially announced recently alongside a new, lower-priced, Apple Watch SE. Of course, Apple is still shipping a band with purchase and is still charging $49 or more for a replacement or alternative style. So in true 9to5 fashion, we’re here to show you the best third-party Apple Watch Series 6 bands. Thankfully, the slug hasn’t changed on this year’s models, so the latest Watches will continue to work with all watch bands on the market. With a boatload of options on the market, it can be difficult to wade through a variety of styles. Below you’ll find all of our top picks starting at just $5 and going up from there.

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Microsoft buys Bethesda for $7.5 billion: Fallout, Elder Scrolls, DOOM, more

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Big news today from the Xbox camp has officially confirmed Microsoft’s acquisition of Bethesda parent company ZeniMax Media — one of the largest independent game publishers on the planet. ZeniMax Media owns a number of the biggest and historically relevant game development studios out there including, but not limited to, id Software, Arkane Studios, Tango Gameworks, and Bethesda Game Studios — subsequently welcoming a series of massive game franchises to the Xbox family from Prey and Dishonored, to DOOM, The Elder Scrolls, Wolfenstein, and Fallout. Head below for more details.

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Zhiyun Smooth XS Review: Best budget-friendly iPhone gimbal gets better [Video]

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Following pretty closely after the July release of their Smooth X gimbal, the Zhiyun Smooth XS offers similar functionality with some slight updates and new color options. Expanding on that portable mobile gimbal footprint, the new gimbal is easier to set up with the sliding arm and comes in at $75. Head below to watch the video and see it in action. 

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Best flannel shirts for men under $50: J.Crew, Amazon, Old Navy, more

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Now that’s it’s finally getting closer to fall, it’s time to update your wardrobe. Flannel shirts are a must-have for this fall in any man’s wardrobe. The majority of retailers have released their new styles, and today, we’re rounding up our favorite men’s options with pricing under $50. Flannels are also so great for fall because they can be layered and are very versatile to dress up or down. Head below the jump to find all of our top picks for this fall and be sure to check out our guide to the best men’s sunglasses for this fall under $100.

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Today’s PlayStation 5 showcase starts now! Release date, price, games, more

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Well, it has been a long road towards the PlayStation 5 release date and price, but today’s presentation should be the final stop before PS5 pre-orders go live. Along with fresh new looks at titles from Sony’s biggest studios and partners, we are expecting to get the official PS5 price and release date any time now. After Microsoft unleashed official pricing and pre-order dates last week, expectations moved to Sony to finally leave us with a cost of entry and start date for its next-generation of gaming. Head below to watch today’s PlayStation 5 September showcase event.

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Review: Razer takes iPhone gaming next level with Kishi MFi controller [Video]

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While the Razer Kishi for Android has been out for a bit, today, Razer is announcing the availability of the Kishi for iPhone. In a first for Razer, this variant has full MFi certification to work with most current iPhones. With triggers, bumpers, clickable thumbsticks, and dedicated menu buttons, and a direct Lightning connection, it brings the console experience to iOS users. Head below to see it in action.

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How-to save 20% on NFL Sunday Ticket U this season

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While this may look like a different NFL season than usual this year, it’s now officially underway with every team slated to take the field this Sunday. DirecTV is bringing NFL Sunday Ticket back again for 2020, delivering nearly every out of market game to subscribers. Like year’s past, DirecTV will also be offering NFL Sunday Ticket U, a similar product at a discounted price geared towards students. This perk drops the usual $300 price tag to just $100. However, signing up with a special promo code will drop the service down an additional 20% to $80. Head below to find out how you can leverage this popular discounted service.

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Stealth 600 Gen 2 for Xbox Review: Turtle Beach refreshes a best seller [Video]

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If you’ve done any searching for a wireless headset for Xbox One, chances are you’ve at least looked at a Turtle Beach Stealth variant. Last year, we took a look at both the 600 and 700 compared to the Steel Series Arctic 9X, but Turtle Beach has just released some refreshed versions of both headsets. So how does the Stealth 600 Gen 2 for Xbox stack up? Head below to watch the video and see it in action.

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Microsoft officially unveils Xbox Series X/S price and release date

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We now have the official Xbox Series X price and release date along with even more Series S details. Yesterday we got official confirmation on the disc-less Series S as well as its $299 price point, but Microsoft has now inked an official release date for both of its upcoming flagship consoles as well as the Xbox Series X price in today’s Xbox Wire update. Head below for more details.

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Wyze Cam Outdoor Review: Easy wireless setup with night vision for $50 [Video]

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Continuing the line of affordable home surveillance and security devices, the Wyze Cam Outdoor is packed with features for the $50 price point. With motion detection, two weeks of free cloud storage, continuous recording with a micro SD card, and super-easy setup, there’s a lot to check out. Head below to watch the video and see it in action.

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JBL Quantum 800 Review: Wireless ANC gaming headset with glorious RGB [Video]

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While JBL is an established name in audio, you might be surprised to hear that they’ve now stepped into the gaming world with their line of Quantum gaming headsets. Ranging from the $39.99 Quantum 100 to the $299.95 head-tracking Quantum ONE, JBL has put together an impressive lineup. We’ve spent some time with their penultimate gaming headset, the JBL Quantum 800. With ANC, 2.4GHz wireless, Bluetooth, and RGB, it’s packed with features for the $199.99 price. Head below to watch the video and check it out.

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LEGO Razor Crest review: Come for Baby Yoda, stay for one of 2020’s best sets

After first being announced in February, the latest LEGO Star Wars set from The Mandalorian finally dropped at the beginning of the week. Debuting as the bounty hunter’s iconic ship, the new Razor Crest stands out among the LEGO catalog, not just because of its unique design, but also its must-have selection of minifigures. Head below for a closer look at the build and all of our thoughts on the latest creation from a galaxy far, far away.

Walmart+ launches as Amazon Prime competitor with brick-and-mortar benefits

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After months of speculation, teases, and reports, Walmart is officially announcing its new membership program. Walmart+, as it’s officially known, is set to launch as a direct Amazon Prime competitor with a few differences. Specifically, Walmart is hoping to use its biggest advantage over the online giant, brick and mortar, to its benefit.

Walmart+ combines the online presence of Walmart with 4,700 traditional retail locations to provide same-day delivery at over half of those stores. That’s on top of various other perks being announced today, like discounted fuel rates, in-app shopping with touch-free payment in-stores, and more. We have full details, including pricing information, below.

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EarFun Air Review: Budget wireless earbuds with premium features [Video]

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With the variety of wireless earbuds available today, it can be hard to choose a pair. But that also means there are some great budget options depending on what features you’re after. The new EarFun Air wireless earbuds offer a premium design with wireless charging, auto pausing media, and an impressive 35-hour total battery life with the charging case. Head below to watch the video and see it in action.

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Electrohome Kingston 7-in-1 Sound System Review: What can’t it do? [Video]

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Audio equipment can start to get expensive very quickly, especially when you want to be able to listen to multiple sources of media. That is until you take a look at the Electrohome Kingston 7-in-1 stereo system. With a turntable, Bluetooth, and a CD player built-in, it’s ready to be an all-in-one solution for playing music from almost any source. So how does it perform for the $200 price point? Head below to watch the video and find out.

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Tested: Choetech Charging Hub brings everything for iPhone and Apple Watch

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You’re reading Tested with 9to5Toys, where we explore everyday tech essentials that make life a bit easier. Browse through our entire guide for all of the latest reviews, and sound off in the comments below if there’s something you’d like to see featured.

When it comes to powering up your devices each night, the options are nearly endless. Low-priced offerings and high-end solutions are available across a wide range of styles. A recent addition to the market comes from accessory-maker Choetech. With a sleek base, included charging puck for Apple Watch, and all the necessary cables, this model eliminates any additional work on your part. And it’s less costly than many of the alternatives we’ve explored before. You’ll find a brief overview and our full review of the Choetech Charging Station down below.

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Vests are the perfect layering piece for fall, here are our top picks from $40

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Fall is by far one of the best seasons for fashion because you can easily layer to create a stylish look. One of the best pieces to layer is with a men’s vest. They can easily be dressed up or down and can be used when going for business, casual, or even gym outings. In our guide today, we’re rounding up the top vest options for men from just $40 from top retailers including Patagonia, The North Face, Nike, J. Crew, and more. Head below the jump to find all of our top picks, and be sure to check out our latest guide on the best boots for men to wear this fall.

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War launches November 13 with cross-play, more

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War was announced last week, but we’re getting our first in-depth look as to what all the game will have. From cross-generation cross-play support to free multiplayer and zombie post-launch content, this Call of Duty is shaping up to be the biggest one yet. Don’t worry, Warzone will tie into Black Ops Cold War with post-launch content just like Modern Warfare did, keeping the more than 75 million players worldwide tied into the latest that Activision has to offer.

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Anker Nebula Astro Review: Smart pocket projector for you or the kids [Video]

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Anker already has a great lineup of portable smart projectors, but their latest release, the Nebula Astro, is an even more compact smart projector aimed at younger users. With the small stylish design, simple features, and eye-guard protection, it’s a great way to make watching media even more enjoyable for the whole family. Check out the video below to see it in action.

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Logitech’s latest gaming line comes in four colors to express individual style

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Logitech G, the gaming division of Logitech, announced today an all-new lineup of “vibrant gaming gear” which includes a headset, two mice, and keyboard, all coming in unique colors with add-ons to allow expression of individual style. Pricing for the Logitech G Color Collection starts as low as $10, and as part of the announcement, you’ll also find kits to help make your existing gear even more playful and fun.

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Epic Games teases new Fortnite Marvel theme scheduled for next week

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A new Fortnite Marvel crossover is on the way as part of the Chapter 2 Season 4 content for the online battle royale experience. While rumors were suggesting something along these lines for a least a couple of days now, Epic Games has now made it about as official as today’s teaser image could. Head below for a closer look.

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Moment Travelwear launches with backpacks, totes, and organizers from $39

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Moment, a well-known camera accessory company, is launching its Travelwear lineup of bags. These new backpacks, totes, and organizers are designed to let you work “at home, on the road, from the car, or even the park”. You’ll find multiple sizes of bags here designed to fit into any lifestyle, plus a selection of organizers to keep your gear neat and tidy. Head below to find out more about Moment Travelwear, launching November 2020 and priced from $39.

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Hands-on with the sporty Anker Soundcore Spirit X2 and Dot 2 earbuds [Video]

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Earlier this year, Anker released a few new wireless earbuds. We got our hands on two of the sport-oriented offerings — the Soundcore Spirit X2 and Spirit Dot 2. With waterproofing and a significant boost to the bass performance, they share the same $80 price point with some key differences between them. Head below to watch the video and check them out.

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Review: LEGO’s NES delivers a unique collectible packed with Nintendo charm

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LEGO and Nintendo teaming up has been one of the most highly-anticipated collaborations in the history of the brand. After releasing its first lineup of kits at the beginning of the month, we’re now taking a look at the new LEGO NES to see if it truly delivers on the hype. Be sure to head below the fold for a closer look at the new creation and to see how this unique collector’s set stacks up.

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Mission Workshop Transit Duffle Review: Weatherproof for any adventure [Video]

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Duffle bags are a great multi-purpose way to pack along extra clothes or gear. The large main compartment is perfect for stuffing awkward items or piles of clothes. But, if you want one that goes further beyond just a standard duffle, then the weatherproof Mission Workshop Transit Duffle is a must-see. Head below to watch the video and see it in action.

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