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Creating content can get costly, but the upside is the potential for a huge payoff. To save you money on microphones, headphones, green-screen backdrops, and more must-haves, we put together a list of some Amazon’s best daily deals on electronic gadgets for YouTubers, podcasters, and other content creators. The only catch: you’ll have to act fast to get your hands on some of these discounts, which will save you up to 50% on select items.
Amazon has been offering up major markdowns ahead of Amazon Prime Day, which takes place on June 21 and June 22. If you’re not a Prime member, now’s the time to sign up as Prime members receive tons of exclusive perks. The membership costs $12.99 a month (after a free 30-day trial), and includes free two-day shipping, special discounts, and early access to Prime Day savings. The membership includes Prime Video, where you can stream countless movies and TV shows, alongside Amazon Originals. Below, find a collection of discounted electronics to buy regardless of whether you’re a content creator, or picking out a gift for someone else. For more discounted tech upgrades, check out these great deals on gaming monitors.
The XP-PEN Artist15.6Pro drawing tablet serves up full-laminated technology, delivering rich colors and vivid images. Features include color accuracy of 120% sRGB, 178 degrees of visual angle, an innovative red-dial base, and 60-degree tilt recognition. The Artist 15.6 Pro must be plugged up to a laptop or PC (via HDMI or USB) in order to work. It’s compatible with Windows systems, or macOS x 10.10 and above.
If you’re creating content that requires a green screen, you’ll save $76 on this 5×6” portable backdrop. It’s easy to set up, wrinkle-resistant, and large enough for portraits, full body shots, interviews, live gaming, you name it.
Netgear’s Orbi Compact Wall-Plug is great for larger spaces, and it’s currently 25% off the list pricing. It eliminates dead zones for a faster, more reliable, wall-to-wall connection that covers up to 3,500 square feet (at speeds of up to 2.2 Gbps). The Orbi router comes complete with 2 Gigabit Ethernet ports, ideal for hardwire entertainment centers, home offices, and gaming systems. For additional coverage, you can add more Orbi satellites to your existing Orbi wifi system.
The Tonor TC30 USB Microphone might just exceed your expectations, especially for the price. The microphone is ideal for YouTube, podcasting, gaming, Zoom meetings, video conferencing, and live streaming. It’s compatible with Windows, macOS, and Linux, and if you act fast you can get it for 15% off. The full packages includes a shock mount, foldable mic tripod, pop filter, USB cords, and a user manual.
Apple recently revealed the 2021 iPad Pro with a lightning-fast M1 chip, but if you’re going for something cheaper, 2020 iPads still hold up nicely. This 10.2” iPad is equipped with a powerful A12 Bionic chip, 32GB of storage, retina display, and stereo speakers. It also has an 8MP back camera, and 1.2MP FaceTime HD front camera.
Neewer’s two-in-one aluminum alloy tripod is durable, multi-functional, and certainly worth the price. The tripod has a maximum weight capacity of 22 pounds, and it features four adjustable legs (25.2”-75.2”), along with a center column that rotates 360 degrees. The QR plate is compatible with Canon, Nikon, Sony, and other DSLR cameras. It can also be used it as a monopod.
You can always find a use for over-ear headphones. This pair from Skullcandy has noise-cancelling technology, bluetooth, 24-hour battery life with rapid charging, active assistant, and a built-in tile tracker to find your headphones if they get lost.