Apple’s now previous-generation MacBook Air hits an all-time low, Sonos Move gets its first discount, and Best Buy launches a new sale in today’s 9to5Toys Lunch Break. Head below for all that and more.
Apple’s now previous-gen. 13-inch MacBook Air hits all-time low
Amazon offers Apple’s now previous-generation 13-inch MacBook Air with 512GB of storage for $1,050. Final price reflected at checkout. That’s just over $249 off the regular going rate, $100 better than our previous mention, and a new Amazon all-time low.
Apple’s 13-inch MacBook Air offers a compact design with a Retina display, 512GB worth of storage, and 8GB of RAM. It’s an ideal machine for students and the like that don’t need a ton of processing power but still want enough juice for basic photo editing and the like. Other notable features include two Thunderbolt 3 ports and up to 11-hours of battery life on a full charge.
Sonos Move offers AirPlay 2 in a portable design
Amazon offers the Sonos Move Battery-powered Wireless Speaker with AirPlay 2 for $300. That’s a $99 savings from the regular going rate, the first cash discount we’ve seen, and a new Amazon all-time low.
As the first battery-powered speaker from Sonos, the Move features ample connectivity options over Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and AirPlay 2 all in a portable design. Integrated voice control with Alexa brings another level of functionality to the mix alongside up to 11-hours of playtime on a single charge. In our hands-on review, we noted that Sonos “really knocked it out of the park with design and build, functionality, sound quality, and battery life.”
Best Buy launches 4-day sale
Best Buy has launched its Coolest Deals Sale, a 4-day event featuring early Black Friday price drops on tech, smart home accessories, and much more.
One standout offer is on the BeatsX Wireless Headphones for $50. That’s as much as 50% off the original price and the second-best offer we’ve seen this year. BeatsX feature Apple’s W1 wireless chip, magnetic earbuds, Lightning charging, and more. Great for workouts and those not ready to shell out significantly more cash for the latest AirPods.
Sony XM3 ANC Earbuds at $168, more from $68
Amazon currently offers the Sony WF-1000XM3 Noise Canceling Truly Wireless Earbuds for $168. Typically fetching $228, today’s offer is good for a 26% discount and matches our previous mention for the all-time low. Sony’s WF-1000XM3 earbuds leave the gate with “industry leading” noise canceling that pairs with 24-hours of battery life per charge. Alongside built-in touchpad controls, these true wireless earbuds also include an adaptive sound mode that round out the feature set to make them a compelling option. Shop more from $68 right here.
ecobee3 lite HomeKit Thermostat at $132
Amazon currently offers the ecobee3 Lite Smart HomeKit Thermostat for $132. Down from its $169 going rate, today’s offer is good for a 22% discount, beats our previous mention by $17, and comes within $2 of the 2020 low. Shore up your smart home before winter weather rolls around by bringing ecobee3 lite into the mix. Alongside HomeKit controlled heating and cooling capabilities, you’ll also be able to rely on Alexa and Assistant. Plus, there’s automatic scheduling features and the ability to automate the thermostat with add-on smart sensors.
Best trade-in deals
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