The 17 Best Deals of the Weekend: Phones, Face Masks, and Keyboards
fall there officially arrived. If the changing weather gives you the urge to replace your old tech and accessories with new ones, then you’re in luck. We have many deals on everything from smartphones and headphones to laptops, earbuds, and keyboards. In the market for home office supplies? We round up a lot of deals on webcams, laptop stands, and monitors earlier this week here.
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Phone and Smartwatch Deals
The Galaxy A52 5G (7/10 Recommended WIRED) isn’t the most flashiest of smartphones, but you can count on it to get the job done. Wrapped it a 120-Hz OLED display (same as new iPhone 13 Pro), 5G connectivity, a MicroSD card slot, and even a headphone jack. It will also receive a three-year Android update and four-year security patches. so you can hold it for a while.
If your phone is always 10 percent or below, check out the Moto G Power (5/10 Recommended WIRED). It has a 5,000-mAh battery that lasts almost three full days. With a Snapdragon 662 chip, it’s also good to run considering the price is short. Naturally, you’ll have to deal with the camera’s poor photo booths, a relatively poor display, and no NFC for non -contact charges. It will always sink into this price.
Bought new iPhone 13 and watch for accessories? Belkin’s Magnetic Wireless Charger has support for MagSafe, making it the easiest way to connect it to your iPhone. It’s also equipped with a 6-foot-long built-in cable and a 20-watt power adapter (to complement the slow 7.5-watt charging speed).
Outlets can be sparse if you go, so a portable battery essential travel tool. Nimble’s Champ Lite packs a 5,200m-Ah capacity along with a single USB-C and a single USB-A port, so you can charge both devices at once.
The fall is a very good time for exercise outdoors and activities, such as trail running, camping, and paddling. The Garmin Instinct Solar (8/10 Recommended WIRED) is WIRED editor Adrienne So favorite tracker. It has built-in GPS that is exactly the opposite against online maps and a pulse oximeter to track blood-oxygen levels while you sleep. And it can back up the energy of the sun.
The Mobvoi Ticwatch Pro 3 is one of some smartwatches there to receive an upgrade to Google OS Wear next year. It’s powered by the latest Qualcomm Wear 4100+ processor, so it runs smoothly. You also get almost two full days of battery life, thanks to Mobvoi’s new dual-layer screen, including sleep tracking.
Laptop and Keyboard Deals
The MacBook Air always sells for $ 900, so while the extra $ 50 discount isn’t life -changing, it’s rare. Outside, the MacBook Air with the M1 (9/10 Recommended WIRED) has a keyboard design but looks the same as the following. Inside, you get excellent performance using Apple’s own silicon, a quiet, fanless build, and long battery life. Amua Best instruction on MacBooks there are many details.
Keyboard cases on tablets may feel unnecessarily bulky, so just use a Bluetooth keyboard instead. The Logitech K380 can connect three devices and has the ability to quickly move between them. It’s lightweight, made ideal for travel, and it has a happy pink color.
With responsive, fast, and tactile switches, the Roccat Vulcan 121 is a great option for gamers looking to upgrade their mechanical keyboard. It’s very loud, but in a way, that’s more satisfying than it is annoying.
If you’re good with no number pad or arrow keys, then the Razer Huntsman Mini could be a great addition to your game setup. It’s a small 60 percent keyboard, so there’s room for other accessories on your desk, and its keys feel just as responsive as those on a full-size keyboard. It’s also great to play with Razer’s keycap kits if you want to change the keyboard style.
Home and Audio Deals
These second generation buds from JBL and Under Armor received an honorable mention in our round of Best Wireless Earbuds. They’re on the expensive side, but for the money, you get Bluetooth 5.0, up to 10 hours of battery life, and physical buttons built into the Under Armor logos on each bud (for those who find the annoying touch controls).
They’re still expensive even on sale, but these earbuds from Sennheiser have a few upgrades to their predecessor. In addition to solid noise cancellation, you no longer have to worry about a glitch that will drain the battery when it’s not in use. They also deliver good sound quality (as needed for the price).
Want to change your usual home office routine? A standing table may help. We want the FlexiSpot EN1. It ranges from 28 to 48 inches and allows you to set three height presets to quickly move between. We’ve rounded up a lot of deals on home use from home here.
This 4K streaming stick is great for Amazon loyalists, as its menus primarily push Amazon Prime’s video content and purchase video from the Amazon store. But you also have the option to use third-party streaming apps like Hulu and Netflix. Amazon’s streaming rod there is also a remote Alexa enabled so you can navigate using voice commands.
This trend has been called “the almost perfect planner” as we put together Favorite Paper Plans. It is highly customizable, with a variety of size options, the ability to choose between horizontal or vertical layouts, and extension packs. As a nice extra touch, you’ll also find phrases and quotes in the separator tabs.
These dipped even a little earlier this summer, but it’s still an expensive price tag on the 60-pack KN95 face mask. It’s especially useful for indoor spaces, such as grocery stores, salons, school activities, or anywhere you go that need to spend a lot of time. They can be used, but if you release them, you can use them up to three times.
Need to wear a face mask all day? Timbuk2’s Reusable Face Mask is not like a traditional mask that wraps around behind your ear. Instead, it is tied to your head, which helps take the pressure off your ear. It is also made from jersey cotton and has a built-in pocket for a filter.
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