home : hot deals & information involving: Amazon Friday, March 23, 2018last update: 5:30am (CDT)
- American Express Cardmembers: Fire 7 Tablet $20, Fire 8 HD Tablet $30, Fire 8 HD Kids for $60
If you have an American Express card that earns points, you can redeem your points and get an Amazon Fire tablet at a discount.
- Steel Pocket Knives for $24-45 (expired)
Monday, March 19, 2018
- 1 Year of Audible and Echo Dot for $100
Amazon is offering 1 year of their Audible audiobook service for $99.50, and they are throwing in a free Echo Dot with with purchase.
To get the deal, sign up for Audible.com's annual membership, and a free $50 credit will apply toward an Echo voice-operated speaker.
The Echo Dot costs $50, so it's free, or apply the credit toward a more expensive Echo.
Note that the Echo Dot is sometimes on sale for $35.
This deal expires on March 25, and the promotional credit toward a free Echo Dot must be used within 14 days.
Sunday, March 18, 2018
- Onkyo TX-RZ620 7.2-Channel A/V Receiver $399
Normally $100 more.
Sold by Huppin's, also known as OneCall.com, one of the oldest online retailers of consumer electronics.
- Fire TV Stick for $25 With Prime
Amazon is selling their Fire TV Stick, a streaming media device, for $25 for Amazon Prime members.
A $15 discount automatically appears during checkout ($40 before checkout).
- Deals on Shower Heads
About $5 to $15 off each shower head listed on their page.
Friday, March 9, 2018
- Electric Heating Pads for $26 and $33
PureRelief heating pad for $26, or an XXL version for $32.50.
The regular (XL) version if fairly small, about 12x24 inches.
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
- Vitamix 5200 Blender for $299 (expired)
Vitamix 5200 Blender for $299 with free shipping.
Only available in Black.
Normally sells for $450.
These are great options for do-it-yourself surveillance.
Our experience with Amcrest cameras are fairly positive.
The day & night video quality are better than Nest, Ring, and popular consumer surveillance brands.
It does have lots of features for the price, but will take time to get used to the software.
The products' documentation are poor.
Saturday, March 3, 2018
- Remington Slat Iron for $8, Hair Grooming Kit $16
Click the coupon next to the price.
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
- Philips Norelco Hair Trimmer with Case for $30
Normally sells for $29 without a case.
Sunday, February 25, 2018
- LG Q6 32GB Phone for AT&T/T-Mobile $170 With Prime (expired)
These are unlocked, and not tied to any contract requirements.
Saturday, February 24, 2018
- Aveeno Moisturizing Body Wash for $1.90 (expired: sold out)
Aveeno Daily Moisturizing Body Wash, 18 Fl. Oz. for $3.17,and click the 40% off coupon under the price to get it for $1.90.
Thursday, February 22, 2018
- 1TB Portable USB Drive for $41
Toshiba Canvio Connect II 1TB Portable USB Hard Drive for $40.59 through tonight.
Thia and other similar 1TB portable drives sell for about $55 and up.
- Western Digital Black 512GB M.2 SSD for $160
Install in a compatible laptop or desktop PC with a M.2 2280 slot, to get 512GB SSD storage.
This is a very high performing SSD, and includes a 5-year warranty.
- Gaming Mouse for $28
UtechSmart Gaming Laser Mouse for PC for $28.99, and coupon code ELEIS6GB applies $1 off during checkout.
A similar Logitech G600 MMO sells for $40.
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
- 6 Bath Bombs Gift Set for $9.75
Six-pack of large (4oz) Gaea Miracle Spa Bomb Fizzies, handmade with essential oil, for $15.
Apply code DEAL0216 during checkout to update the price to $9.75.
Enter the promotional code before submitting your order.
Free shipping for Amazon Prime members, or free shipping to everyone else with most $25+ Amazon orders.
Poweradd Apollo 2 Solar Charger, 20,000mAh Portable Battery Charger, Waterproof for $18.
Slowly charges itself using solar panels, although it should be initially charged from a regular power outlet before traveling to have better charging.
Also has a built-in flashlight which, in our opinion, is a useless feature.
Nobody ever chooses to hold their heavy battery charger in-hand while consuming precious battery power that could be used to charge their phones, especially since most smartphones are easier to hold and have built-in flashlights.
Thursday, February 15, 2018
- 3-Handset Cordless Phone System for $47.25
Cordless phones (also known as a "house phone") are still useful, especially with free phone service available.
Works with an OBi phone adapter and Google Voice, or an Ooma Telo.
Make and receive unlimited calls with better quality than a cell phone, or call your cell phone when it gets misplaced in the home.
Normally, a 3-handset Panasonic cordless phone system would cost about $75.
2-Pack of Conico Wifi Smart Power Plugs for $19.50 when applying code IMEZ9PZB during checkout.
You can power on/off lights (or anything plugged into the outlets) with an app, or using your voice with an Amazon Echo or Google Home.
2-Pack of LED Tectical Flashlights for $10 when applying code 4EWCIZXU during checkout.
Note, batteries are NOT included, and each uses 3 AAA batteries or 1 18650 rechargeable battery.
Hot Glue Gun Kit for $14.40 with code MF938VKF .
Includes 30 hot glue gun sticks, and meant for minor household repairs, DIY projects, arts & crafts, card making, etc.
USB to Serial-ATA Hard Drive Docking Station for $12 when appling code 74V4LB7K in the cart.
Plug and unplug any 2.5" or 3.5" hard drive to your computer anytime, providing extra storage for backups.
Deals on Invicta, Citizen Men's, Bulova, and other men's & women's wrist watches
Remember, deals that require a coupon code must be entered in the "Promo Code" box before submitting your order.
- Eufy HomeVac Cordless Bagless Vacuum Cleaner $50
Add one to the cart, and apply code SPJ8KN6M during checkout to get it for $50.
Saturday, February 3, 2018
- Tech eBook: Pro Git for Free
The price currently displays as $0.00, so if you press "Buy" or "Buy with 1-Click", the eBook is yours forever.
This tech eBook has positive reviews, and covers the workflow of "git", the source-control tool for software engineers.
The book is actually free for everyone, not just on Amazon.
- Wireless Bluetooth In-Ear headphones for $10
Add Atgoin Wireless Bluetooth In-Ear Headphones to your cart at the regular price of $24.99, and apply code 2OY5QVUD during checkout to get $15 off.
Includes a USB charging cable, carry pouch, three pairs of ear tips (small, medium, and large), 2 sets of 3 ear-hook attachments, and 1-year warranty.
The reviewers say the battery lasts about 5-6 hours per charge.
- RavPower 15,000mAh Portable Battery Charger with Solar Panel $22
RavPower 15,000mAh Portable Battery Charger for $22.
Has 2-amp output across 2 USB charging ports, so it can charge 2 smartphones simultaneously, or 1 tablet.
Biggest benefits of this charger over others:
Built to be waterproof, shockproof, and rugged (good for camping/outdoor/travel use).
Has a regular MicroUSB input for charging the battery pack, just like all portable batteries have, plus has a solar panel which continuously recharges the device.
They do not suggest abandoning regular charging for solar because of slow charging rate,
but the solar panel can add up to 15% daily charge to the battery capacity.
Prime members get free 2-day shipping or free same-day shipping, depending on how many other items are in your Amazon Prime order.
Logitech G602 Wireless Gaming Mouse for $30.
Was $32 during the last sale.
Normally about $40.
They say this wireless mouse is "lag free", which should perform better for everyday use, professional use, and for gamers.
- Anker Bluetooth Wireless Keyboard for $16
Anker is offering their Bluetooth wireless mini keyboard for $16 through their Amazon store.
Other manufacturers, such as Logitech, sell their similar mini wireless keyboards for about $30.
Comes with a rechargeable battery that lasts for 2 weeks (with 2-3 hours/day usage) until needing a recharge.
The Bluetooth connects to most tablets and smartphones.
- Single Quest Nutrition Protein Bar $2, Free $2 Credit with Prime
This deal is for Amazon Prime members only.
Order a single Quest Nutrition Protein Bar in your choice of flavor for $2, and get a $2 credit toward a future nutrition bar order.
To see all available flavors, click the grey down arrow under the price to expand the list.
Note that your $2 credit can only apply toward nutrition bars on the list.
- Sweet Sweat Stick for $19.30 (expired)
Looks like an interesting deal to help fitness goals.
As shown in their promo video apply the Sweet Sweat product to your skin before a workout to help the body sweat more.
For the next few hours, Amazon is selling the 6.4oz stick for $19.29
(normally about $30 to $33).
There are several articles about the benefits of sweating promoting better circulation, such as this one and this one.
WypAll X80 Wipers, Case of 160 for $17.21.
Meant for cleaning surfaces & cars.
Price is $18.11, and choose "Subscribe & Save" to get 5% off, making it $17.21.
Royal Classic White Kitchen Towels/Napkins, Machine Washable, 15-Pack for $12.
Price is $15, and apply code 66AJYOMK during checkout to get it for $12.
Most reviews are positive, with many people saying they are too thin to hold liquid and work for dishes, but good as casual napkins and basic cleaning.
Note that re-usable towels are a better value than buying paper towels every so often.
Like most Sundays, Amazon posted some Kindle eBook deals.
Today's deals are on history books.
Saturday, January 20, 2018
- 6-Pack of Old Spice Men's Body Wash for $9
6-pack of Old Spice Fresher Collection Men's Body Wash for $11.88, and press the $3 off coupon under the price to get it for $8.88.
That's $1.50 each.
Normally sells for about $3.70 each.
Thursday, January 18, 2018
- Adjustable Tripod Stand Holder for Phone $2
Outdoor Mash Adjustable Tripod Stand Holder for mobile phones for $19, and press the $17-off coupon under the price to get it for about $2.
- Sale on BIC Office Supplies
Sale on BIC office supplies, including pens, mechanical pencils, dry erase markers, assorted highlighters, etc.
Prices are about 15% to 40% off.
Monday, January 15, 2018
- International Power Adapter With USB Charging Ports $10.30
Power Adapter with international adjustments for Europe, UK, Australia, Asia, and US power outlets for $12.
Click the 10% coupon under the price to get it for $10.30.
The coupon takes 10% off the original $17 price, so $1.70 off.
It provides a single power outlet and 4 USB charging ports.
Sunday, January 14, 2018
- Vehicle FM Transmitter for $12
Otium FM Transmitter connects the streaming music on your phone with your car stereo using FM radio.
The price is $17.59, and code D935MEDS changes the price to $12.
Free shipping with Amazon Prime, or free with a $35+ order.
- APC BackUPS Battery Backup & Portable Battery $34
APC Back-UPS Mobile Power Pack for Routers and Phones for $46.95, and press "Clip Coupon" under the price to get $13 off.
This small Back-UPS battery backup is only capable of protecting low-power communications and network devices such as routers, switches, and phones.
This model can be removed from its housing and taken with you.
The portable battery can charge smartphones & tablets with up to 11,400mAh charging capacity.
That's enough battery capacity to charge a tablet twice and a phone about six times.
- Hard Drive Docking Station for $10.72
DBPower 2.5" & 3.5" Hard Drive Docking Station for USB/USB3 interfaces for $11.44 now, and click the 5% coupon under the price to get it for $10.72.
This and other similar hard drive docking stations usually sell for at least $15.
The Amazon version includes Quicken Starter for free for 1 year (normally $35).
If you live/work in a state with no income tax, the $30 Deluxe (without State) will be all most individuals/families need to file their 2017 income tax return.
- Pair of Bowflex SelectTech 552 Adjustable Dumbbells & Stand $300
Pair of Bowflex SelectTech 552 Adjustable Dumbbells with Stand for $300 with free shipping.
Select a weight from 5 to 52.5 pounds in 2.5 pound increments.
Note that shipping is expensive on this 100-pound purchase.
The best deal on the dumbbells is at Sears stores for $250 (without stand), but requires in-store pickup.
Most other stores sell just the dumbbells (without stand) for at least $300 after shipping fee.
- International Power Adapter With USB Charging Ports $12.92
Tensun Internal Power Adapter capable of plugging in to most European, Asian, Australian, and African wall outlets.
Price is $13.59, and click the 5% coupon under the price to get 68¢ off.
Provides a single power plug and 4 USB charging ports.
The USB ports provide 2.4A total output, so it can charge 2-3 smartphones at once, or one tablet.
- Fitness Equipment On Sale
Medicine balls, weightlifting gloves, dumbbells, and aerobic equipment are on sale today.
Sunday, December 31, 2017
- Insulated Water/Tea Bottle for $10.20
$16.99, and code KUEFO5QP changes the price to $10.20 during checkout.
Be sure the discount applies before submitting your order.
Keeps hot liquids hot, and cold liquids cold.
- APC BackUPS Battery Backup & Portable Battery $31.05
APC Back-UPS Mobile Power Pack for Routers and Phones for $44.05, and press "Clip Coupon" under the price to get $13 off.
It's a small version of their Back-UPS battery backup, only capable of protecting low-power communications and network devices like routers, switches, and phones for about 10 minutes during a power outage.
It can also be removed from its housing, and taken with you.
Charges smartphones & tablets on-the-go with 11,400mAh charging capacity, meaning it can fully charge an iPad once, or a smartphone five times.
Friday, December 29, 2017
- Digital Day Sale
One-day sale on digital media, subscriptions, apps, and games.
Deals on the list include:
- Amazon eGift Cards
You can upload a photo or select an eGift card type to email to somebody.
Selecting a delivery date of December 25 means your recipient will get their eGift card on Christmas morning.
Saturday, December 23, 2017
- 3 Months of Music Unlimited for $1
3 month trial of Amazon's Music Unlimited for 99¢.
After 3 months, they will charge $10/mo for non-Prime members, $7/mo for Prime members, and $5/mo for students.