Today’s best deals include various Samsung Galaxy handsets from $445, plus up to $100 off ASUS Chromebooks, and Pixel 4a for free. Head below for all that and more in the latest 9to5Toys Lunch Break.

Save up to 30% on Samsung Galaxy handsets

Amazon is currently discounting a selection of unlocked Samsung Galaxy smartphones starting at $445. Headlining is the Galaxy Z Flip 256GB for $972. Usually fetching $1,380, today’s offer amounts to 30% in savings, beats our previous mention by $8, and marks a new all-time low. Featuring a folding design reminiscent of old school flip phones, the Galaxy Z Flip packs a 6.7-inch AMOLED display and 256GB of storage. On top of its unique form-factor, you’ll also find a Snapdragon 855+ processor, all-day battery life, and a dual 12MP rear camera system. 

Save up to $100 on ASUS 14-inch Chromebooks

Best Buy’s official eBay storefront currently offers the ASUS C433 14-inch Touchscreen 2-in-1 Chromebook for $429. Down from its usual $529 going rate, you’re saving $100 here, with today’s offer marking the lowest we’ve seen in over six months and matching the best price to date. Sporting a 2-in-1 design, this ASUS Chromebook pairs a 360-degree hinge with a 1080p touchscreen display and metal chassis. Its 10-hour battery life is amplified by 64GB of storage and 4GB of RAM. There’s also a pair of USB-C ports, as well as a single USB-A slot to complete the package. 

Start the year with Google Pixel 4a for free

Verizon Wireless offers Google’s Pixel 4a 128GB for FREE when you agree to a 24-month contract. Activation fees may apply. Regularly $380 or more, today’s deal matches our December mention. Pixel 4a is a follow-up to the previous-generation model that was wildly popular with 9to5 readers. This time around, you’ll get a 5.8-inch HD display with 128GB of storage, dual cameras, and a Snapdragon 730 2.2GHz processor. 

Samsung’s Galaxy Watch Active2 Cellular falls to $250

Amazon offers the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 44mm GPS + Cellular for $250. Usually fetching $400, today’s offer is $79 under our previous mention and marking a new all-time low. Samsung’s Galaxy Watch Active2 delivers a wealth of fitness tracking features ranging from exercise tracking to heart rate monitoring and more with a circular touchscreen display backed by an aluminum casing. There’s also cellular connectivity onboard here so you can go for runs without bringing along a smartphone, as well as 5-day battery life to round out the notable features.

Assistant-enabled smart home gear from $10

Amazon is currently taking an extra 15% off already-discounted TP-Link Kasa smart home accessories. Headlining is the TP-Link RGB LED Light Strip for $51. Typically fetching $70, today’s offer is $9 under our previous mention, amounts to 28% in savings, and marks a new all-time low. This 80-inch smart light strip features full RGB color illumination alongside animated lighting effects for some unique ambiance. Place it behind your TV, on a shelf, or elsewhere in your home for a splash of color. It’s also compatible with Alexa and Assistant, as well as your smartphone. Shop everything right here.

Best trade-in deals

9to5Google also keeps tabs on all the best trade-in deals on Android smartphones, 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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