All of today’s best deals are now live and headlined by a few early Black Friday sales. First up, we have near-all-time low pricing on Samsung’s entire collection of Galaxy Android smartphones that is joined by the best discount yet on the OnePlus 10 Pro at $550. Then go check out the Google Nest deals from $50. Hit the jump for all that and more in the latest 9to5Toys Lunch Break.
Score near all-time low pricing on Galaxy S22/+/Ultra from $697
Heading into the weekend, Amazon is now rolling out a collection of early Black Friday discounts on Samsung’s latest unlocked Android smartphones. Including its newest flagship devices as well as foldables and more affordable counterparts, some of the best prices ever are now live with free shipping across the board. Our top pick is the Galaxy S22 Ultra 5G 128GB for $900. Down from the usual $1,200 going rate, this is delivering the second-best price yet at $300 off. It comes within $10 of the all-time low and is the best we’ve seen in over a month.
As the new flagship handset in the Samsung stable, the Galaxy S22 Ultra arrives with a refreshed, yet similarly squared-off design as last year’s model. New this time around is an S Pen slot to channel some Galaxy Note energy as well as a 6.8-inch SuperAMOLED panel and the recent Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip. That’s alongside 256GB of storage, 12GB of RAM, and an improved 5,000mAh battery backed by 45W charging. Our launch day hands-on review details what to expect, and you can also save on the other Galaxy S22 series handsets.
OnePlus 10 Pro falls to new all-time low at $550
Joining all of the major contenders in the Android space like Google and Samsung, early Black Friday deals are now live across the OnePlus handset stable and beyond. Shipping is free across the board. Detailed on this landing page, you’ll find everything from the brand’s latest smartphones to ANC earbuds and more marked down to the best prices of the year. Our top pick drops the unlocked OnePlus 10 Pro 5G 128GB down to $550 from its usual $800 going rate. This is $100 below our previous fall Prime Day sale and a new all-time low at $250 off.
OnePlus 10 Pro stacks up to the brand’s latest flagship handset that’s centered around the new Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor. That powers the 6.7-inch QHD+ 120Hz display as well as the 48MP triple-sensor camera array that comes backed by Hasselblad’s photography experience. A much quicker fingerprint scanner is supplemented by face unlock, and the 65W fast charging support rounds out the package on this flagship. Dive into our long-term hands-on review for a closer look at what to expect.
Google Nest Hub displays and latest Assistant cameras see Black Friday discounts
All of the Google Nest discounts are now going live for Black Friday 2022, with a series of Assistant-enabled smart home gear up for grabs at the best prices of the year. Leading the way, Best Buy is offering the Nest Hub 2nd Gen at $50. Down from its $100 going rate, today’s offer is amounting to 50% in savings while delivering the second-best price to date at $5 under our previous mention. This also comes within $5 of the all-time low briefly set once before.
Google’s latest Nest Hub takes on the same design as the first iteration, arriving with a 7-inch display resting on top of a fabric-covered base like we’ve seen in the past. There’s all of the usual onboard hands-free access to Google Assistant for commanding smart home devices, playing music, and just answering questions, as well as all-new features in the form of Soli Sleep Sensing allowing it to monitor wellness overnight. Get a closer look in our hands-on review.
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 returns to all-time lows from $230
Amazon is currently offering Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 models on sale for one of the very first times with $50 off a variety of styles. Shipping is free across the board. Leading the way the Galaxy Watch 5 44mm at $259 is now down from its usual $310 price point. Those $50 in savings deliver only the second actual cash discount to date and a new all-time low. The 40mm style is also on sale at $230, down from $280 and marking a new all-time low at $50 off, too.
Samsung’s all-new Galaxy Watch 5 arrives with a familiar circular design that comes in one of several discounted colors. One of the big alterations this time around is stepping up to sapphire glass for the display, which pairs with the internal 3-in-1 bioactive sensor for handling all of your workout measurements. There’s also an even more accurate body temperature sensor to complete the package with a larger battery to boot. You can learn all about the Wear OS experience in our hands-on review.
Save up to $150 on Samsung Galaxy tablets
Amazon has now kicked off a series of notable early Black Friday sales on Samsung Galaxy Tab modelsspanning a range of models and price points. One notable deal brings the refreshed 10.4-inch Galaxy Tab S6 Lite 64GB back down to $230. This model launched back in June at $350 and is now matching the lowest price we have tracked on Amazon with up to $120 in savings. This is the updated model that delivers a similar form-factor as the previous-generation machine with a 10.4-inch touchscreen at the center of the experience alongside the new Snapdragon 720G processor to power the operation. The metal frame also houses AKG speakers with Dolby Atmos surround sound, up to 13 hours of battery life, USB-C charging, and the included S-Pen for doodling and taking notes.
Best trade-in deals
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