Worried that you’ve missed your chance to bag a Black Friday bargain? Fear not, for Cyber Monday is here, and that means yet more deals and discounts across key tech products. We round up some of the best Cyber Monday deals around.
There was a time when Black Friday was for hitting the shops in person, and Cyber Monday was for scooping up an online deal at home. Those lines are well and truly blurred these days, with much of the Black Friday bargain-hunting taking place online. Indeed, some of the Cyber Monday deals you’ll find are identical to the ones available on Black Friday itself, making it more of a continuation of the same shopping period, rather than a distinct event.
For you, the shopper, this means yet more chances to grab a discount. If you’re after a big-ticket item, like a TV, then there are some super deals around. Looking for a discount on something smaller? Fitness trackers, smart blenders and tablets are massively discounted on Cyber Monday.
Scroll down to find some of our favorite deals we’ve spotted so far.
Fitbit isn’t the only game in town when it comes to producing great quality fitness and activity trackers. Garmin has its own range of smartwatches and fitness trackers, and these have some great Cyber Monday deals, too.
We’ve picked out three of the best Garmin deals, below.
It’s hard to beat an Amazon Fire tablet on price – the retail giant undercuts Apple and Android rivals with its cheap tablet range. But when Black Friday and Cyber Monday swing around, the real bargains begin.
You can get the cheapest Fire Tablet (7-inches) for just $29. Spend a little more, and you can pick up an HD-screen 8-inch model for an unbelievable $49.
We round up the main deals below:
Fire 7 with Alexa
On Sale From 22 Nov
$29.99 — $20 off
At this price, the Fire 7 with Alexa is the ultimate bargain tablet — it won’t beat an iPad, but you cannot get better for less.
It has a 1024×600 7″ LCD display and uses Amazon’s FireOS version of Android, so it should feel familiar to most people
It also features Alexa, and has up to 256GB expandable storage
Continuing into Cyber Monday, you’ll be able to find some great deals on Amazon’s line of Fire TV streaming sticks.
Plug them into an HDMI port on your TV and you’ll get access to a host of great online streaming content, including Amazon Prime Video exclusives such as The Man in the High Castle. You can also run Netflix or Hulu through these handy sticks (or cubes).
Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote
$24.99 — $15 off
Small and easy-to-use plugging straight into a HDMI port
You can access loads of content from Amazon Prime Video and your favorite streaming services
With Amazon’s recently expanded smart home lineup, there are more products than ever that can bring the digital voice assistant into your home. Thankfully, with a Cyber Monday discount.
These are our top choices from the Echo range:
Echo (2nd Gen)
$69 — $30.99 off
The original, updated. The second generation Echo will control all your smart home devices, act as your personal assistant for shopping lists, reminders and schedules and it’ll play and control your multi-room music.
Like the other Echos, but with a handy screen attached. If that sounds like a gimmick, it isn’t. The Show’s screen can help display information like the weather forecast, calendars, to-do lists, recipes, and even video feeds from smart door bells and security cameras.
You can also use it to watch live TV, which might make it a good alternative to a traditional TV in a kitchen or bedroom.
Amazon’s Ring range is a video doorbell that is Alexa enabled, meaning that you rig it to sound your Echo devices when someone rings the bell, and even communicate with them through the device. The security conscious will like the motion activated alerts, and the 1080HD camera means that you can keep an eye on your property, even if you’re not at home.
Amazon is offering the Ring range with some good Cyber Monday discounts. The best of all is the Ring 2, which Amazon is bundling with a free Amazon Echo dot, making for a $110 saving.
Ready for some fruit and veg after all those Thanksgiving carbs? You can sip your greens in style with a NutriBullet blender. These premium blenders tend to have steep prices, but there are some fantastic Cyber Monday deals to entice.
Here’s the question – do you really need a smart blender, with Bluetooth and its own app to help you track what you’re blending and drinking? If so, now’s the time to bag a discount on the NutriBullet Balance.
For something a little more modest, the basic NutriBullet (NBR-1201) is still a fantastic blender, and has dropped in price to under $50.
Longing to upgrade your TV? Cyber Monday may be the time to do it. We’ve spotted some remarkable deals on 4K Ultra HD TV sets, including 2018 models that are up-to-date with all the latest streaming apps.
Samsung, for example, has some fantastic deals, including very affordable 4K sets – the 55-inch model we’ve picked out below is a remarkable $399.
VPN providers often use Black Friday and Cyber Monday as an opportunity to slash prices and entice customers. A VPN can be a smart decision if you’re looking to guard your online privacy and security, or access overseas streaming services.
We’ve picked out some of the best VPN deals, below:
Chromebooks are a brilliant value alternative to a Windows laptop or MacBook. They run the Chrome operating system, from Google. Despite costing a fraction of the price of rivals, Chromebooks are fast, lightweight, and have outstanding battery life.
You can’t store loads of files on a Chromebook – instead, you save things online to the cloud, which makes things very secure.
Cyber Monday is a great time to get a discount on a Chromebook. They’re already cheap, but why not make a further saving.