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Summer serves up sunny weather, blockbuster movies, and ample opportunities to get out of the house, but it’s also a good time to find deep discounts. To make the search a little easier, we rounded up a bunch of discounted electronics and fun tech gadgets to grab before the deals disappear. Check below for summer savings on Amazon Kindle, noise-cancelling over-ear headphones, and other essential gadgets. For more deals, see our picks for the best discounted on laptops and iPads.
The thinnest and lightest Kindle yet, this waterproof notebook features Kindle’s signature 300 ppi, glare-free Paperwhite display, with laser-quality text, and twice the storage of the previous generation (up to 32G) to store thousands of books. The 6” front-facing display with text that can be completely customized for clarity. Kindle Paperwhite has WiFi that lets you pair it with Bluetooth devices and a single battery charge will last you up to six weeks.
The Coolpo smart video conferencing creates an immersive conferencing experience by combining a microphone, camera, and speaker into one device. A 360-degree lens conference camera shows the whole room in 1080p and 4K. The device includes four microphones designed to pick up all participants within 15 feet.
This spy pen looks like it’s out of a movie. It records in 1080p and features up to 32GB of storage space, with a built-in lithium battery serving up more than 150 minutes of recording time. One-key touch capabilities lets you snap photos and record videos with ease. There’s a USB port on the pen to connect to a laptop or computer, and it’s compatible with Mac and PC.
Here’s your chance to get your hands on a pair of decent noise-cancelling headphones at a discounted price. These over-ear headphones from Sony offer up to 35 hours of battery life, quick-charge capabilities (10 minutes charging = 1 hour playtime), 30mm drivers, Bluetooth, and Dual Noise Sensor technology. The design includes an adjustable metal slider and oval-shaped earpads for a comfortable sound experience.
Remember AM/FM radios? They’re not dead yet! This shortwave transistor radio lets your iPad or smartphone take a break while you listen to music, news, sports, and more the old-fashioned way. The portable radio is great for camping, picnics, a day at the beach, and other outings. It’s equipped with a 2W speaker with FM/SW telescopic antenna, and a built-in AM ferrite rod antenna (adjust the length, angle, and direction of the radio and antenna, depending on if you’re listening to AM or FM). Other features include an LCD screen and a 3.5mm earphone jack. You can plug the radio in to charge it, but it also works with four D batteries.
If you appreciate a good arcade, this Doc and Piles Factory Cocktail Game is a great choice. Designed for two players, this gaming machine gives off nostalgic vibes that looks nice in a game room or bar area. It features a 19” screen, full-sized joysticks, and 60 arcade games from the 1980s. Currently, you’ll save about $60 while it’s on sale.
Size doesn’t equal quality. The Xiamo Mi Smart Compact Projector is only 6” tall and weighs just over two pounds, but it delivers HD cinema. It supports 1920×1080 full HD (with capabilities of up to 4K) and comes equipped with a highly sensitive camera with auto-focusing accuracy for clarity and sharpness. This tiny smart projector operates on Android TV 9.0, and features Google Assistant, Dolby audio, 2.4G/5G dual-band WiFi, and a 1.2:1 throw ratio to project on a 60”-120” screen. There’s also smart heat dissipation (to control the fan and silent cooling functions) and a remote control (AA batteries sold separately). Great for movies, TV, concerts, gaming, and more.
The Womier K61 ergonomic gaming keyboard has six themed lighting effects and 18 cool lighting effects, and uses PMMA organic glass material 360-degree acrylic case. With a scientific stair-up design for maximum comfort, the luminous keyboard helps minimize hand fatigue and typos after long use. Of course, the gaming keyboard can be used for office work — if you’re into that sort of thing.
Weighing only 13.86 lbs, this FX3 is a good starter hoverboard that’s also affordable. It features dual 200 watt motors, and maximum speed of 6.2mph. The FX3 is available in black, pink, blue, and teal. It can support up to 176 pounds, and it’s energy efficient, using a 25.2V 2.6 Ah battery. You can ride the hoverboard up to 3.1 miles on a single charge, but note that charging time is five hours.