Samsung Galaxy S10e drops to $499 in Thursday’s best deals, plus discounts on Nest Thermostat E bundles at $189, and Amazon’s latest Anker sale from $12. Hit the jump for all that and more in today’s 9to5Toys Lunch Break.
Samsung Galaxy S10e hits $499
Amazon is offering the Samsung Galaxy S10e Factory Unlocked 256GB Android Smartphone for $499. That’s more than $200 off the $700 going rate and the lowest price we can find. It is also a new Amazon all-time low.
The Galaxy S10e features a 5.8-inch HD+ Dynamic AMOLED screen with “all-day battery” as well as new additions like Single Take AI and Pro Video. Other features include capacitive fingerprint scanning, facial recognition, and a 10MP selfie camera along with a 12MP super speed dual pixel and 16MP ultra wide sensors on the back. Hit up our hands-on review for the S10e.
Nest Thermostat E bundle for $189
Rakuten is currently offering the Google Nest Thermostat E bundled with a Nest Mini Speaker and two smart plugs for $189. Down from the $238 price tag you’d pay for all of the bundled smart home gear, today’s offer saves you 20%, comes within $8 of the combined 2020 lows on everything, and marks the best we’ve seen in months.
Standout features on Nest Thermostat E fall to its sleek design complete with a frosted glass display. Alongside integrating with the rest of your Google Assistant-powered setup, you’re looking at added energy savings that is said to reduce heating bills by 12%. Throw in the Nest Mini, and you’ll be able issue voice commands to the thermostat and two smart plugs.
Anker’s latest sale has deals from $12
Today Anker is kicking off another batch of discounted chargers and smartphone accessories via Amazon with prices starting at $12. Our top pick falls to its PowerWave+ Qi Charging Pad at $20. Down from its $30 going rate, today’s offer is good for a 33% discount and matches our previous mention for one of the best to date.
This 2-in-1 charging solution simplifies your nightstand with the ability to refuel both an iPhone and Apple Watch. Its integrated Qi charger can dish out both 10W and 7.5W speeds, and by bringing your own Apple Watch cable, there’s a dedicated dock for enjoying nightstand mode and more. Learn more in our launch coverage
Powerbeats3 Wireless Earphones down at $70
Amazon is now offering the Powerbeats3 Wireless Earphones in Defiant Black-Red for $70. Regularly $200 at Best Buy and Target, this set typically sells for between $80 and as much as $120 at Amazon with today’s deal being the lowest price we can find. Walmart is currently charging $79 for comparison.
Featuring simple pairing with Apple’s W1 chip and compatible with both iOS and Android devices, they are sweat- and water-resistant making for ideal workout headphones. Along with a five-minute fast charge that provides an additional hour of playback, you’re looking at 12 hours of battery life plus secure-fit earhooks and more.
Assistant-enabled Smart Garage Door Opener for $27
Meross Direct via Amazon is currently offering its Smart Garage Door Opener Remote for $27. Taking 32% off the usual $40 going rate, today’s offer is $1.50 under our previous mention and the lowest we’ve tracked so far this year. Integrating with Alexa and Google Assistant, this garage door opener can be controlled via voice commands, your smartphone, and more. On top of that, IFTTT support enters as well for setting automations and connecting with your other smart home gear.
Best trade-in deals
9to5Google also keeps tabs on all the best trade-in deals on iPhone, iPad, MacBook, Apple Watch, and more every month. Be sure to check out this month’s best trade-in deals when you decide it’s time to upgrade your device. Or simply head over to our trade-in partner directly if you want to recycle, trade, or sell your used devices for cash and support 9to5Google along the way!
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