Star Wars Toys, Apparel and More (amazon.com, bestbuy.com)
May the Fourth be with you! Today, retailers are celebrating the galaxy far, far away with savings on a range of Star Wars-themed products. Amazon, for one, is marking down tons of toys, apparel and more Star Wars merch, while Best Buy is slashing prices on the franchise’s beloved films, video games and collectables.
Ninja Professional Plus Blender with Auto-iQ ($79.99, originally $109.99; amazon.com)
If you’re looking for a blender but you don’t want to spend a fortune, today’s a good day to scoop up the Ninja Professional Plus Blender with Auto-iQ, our pick for best budget blender. Right now, it’s even cheaper than usual on Amazon at just $79.99, about $10 down from the price it normally goes for. We were impressed with the Ninja’s ability to whip up soups and smoothies, and with several preset functions (along with your usual high, medium and low settings) it won’t disappoint those looking to mix things up from time to time.
Adidas $50 Gift Card ($40, originally $50; adidas.com)
Whether you’re in need of a gift for Mom that can be delivered electronically, or you’re just looking to treat yourself to something new, Adidas’ latest promo is one you’ll want to take advantage of. Right now, you can score a $50 gift card from the fan-favorite activewear brand for just $40, which means you’re essentially getting $10 off your next purchase.
Revlon One-Step Hair Dryer ($31.88 with $10 off coupon, originally $59.99; amazon.com)
Tons of blowout aficionados swear by the Revlon One-Step Hair Dryer to achieve salon-quality results at home without spending a fortune. And right now Amazon has the cult-favorite dryer down to just $31.88 when you clip the $10 off coupon.
The One-Step combines a classic roundup brush with a powerful hair dryer to create an all-in-one device that frees up one of your hands while styling. Nylon pin and tufted bristles help to detangle and smooth hair, while the brush’s oval shape creates more volume. With three heat settings, protective ceramic coating, airflow vents and a genuine ion generator, you can achieve a perfect bouncy blowout in half the time it takes with a traditional dryer, according to the brand. Read more about why we love the One-Step in our full review here.
Apple iPad Air, Wi-Fi, 256GB ($675, originally $749; amazon.com)
Apple just announced a slew of new releases, which means several of its older models are seeing solid discounts. Today, the 2020 iPad Air is the latest device to go on sale, with the rose gold, 10.9-inch Wi-Fi-only model with 256GB of storage up for grabs for just $675 (the lowest price we’ve ever seen for this version). Pick it up from Amazon while it’s still in stock.
More deals to shop
- Both the Samsung Galaxy S21 and S21+ smartphones are back down to all-time low prices at Amazon right now.
- Shop Gap’s Closet Refresh sale for up to 50% off full-price styles, plus an extra 10% off with code ADDIT.
- Everything is 30% off at Toms’ Friends & Family Event, so you can step into summer with a new pair of shoes for less.
- Revamp your space at Apt2B’s Change of Scenery sale event, featuring up to $450 off your purchase.
- All sunglasses and jewelry from Quay are Buy One, Get One Free, just in time for sunny days ahead.
- It’s Treat Week at Chewy, so you can save up to 50% on snacks for the four-legged friends in your household.
- This Nixplay Digital Picture Frame would make for a perfect Mother’s Day gift, and today only, it’s 25% off at Amazon.
- Stay connected with savings on refurbished Netgear routers and extenders at Woot!.
- Under Armour
- Store your files for less with this deal on a SanDisk 256GB microSDXC Memory Card from Best Buy.
Deals you may have missed
Apple AirPods Pro ($189.99, originally $249; woot.com)
Our — and really, everyone’s — favorite true wireless earbuds are back down to a respectable sale price at Woot!. Right now you can score your very own pair of AirPods Pro — complete with wireless charging case, active noise cancellation, transparency mode, adaptive EQ and all the other features you know and love — for just $189.99. Just be sure to shop before they sell out or the price goes back up.
Our top pick for best external hard drive is now on sale: The WD My Passport SSD is available at Best Buy and Amazon for just $79.99. In our hands-on test of this SSD, we were impressed by just how fast files transferred; we were able to back up Word documents in just a few seconds, full photo albums in less than 20 seconds and even large video files in under a minute. And it certainly has space for your entire digital library and then some.
Crafters, rejoice! The cult-favorite Cricut Explore Air 2 cutting machine is back down to its lowest price ever of $169. This handy tool makes all your projects a breeze with the ability to cut more than 100 different types of materials including vinyl, cardstock, faux leather, adhesive foils, specialty paper, poster board and more. Plus, it comes with a Cricut Premium Fine Point Blade and Housing, a Cricut 12-inch-by-12-inch Light Grip Adhesive Cutting Mat, a Cricut Black Fine Point Pen, access to Cricut’s design software Design Space and a two-week free trial of Cricut Access. It would make the perfect Mother’s Day gift for a mom who loves to DIY — just saying.
Adaptive Sound Technologies Sound+Sleep Mini ($65.61, originally $69.95; amazon.com)
Drown out distracting noises with our pick for best sound machine, now a few dollars off on Amazon. The Sound+Sleep Mini is now available in both black and white for just $65.61, the lowest price we’ve seen in about a month. This teardrop-shaped device boasts 48 different soundscapes — the most of any other machine we tested. Plus, it features decent sound quality, precise volume adjustments and timer functions that slowly lower the volume as you drift to sleep. Read more about the Sound+Sleep Mini here.
Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer ($319.99 for members, originally $399.99; bestbuy.com)
In addition to making your floors spotless, Dyson is adept at styling your strands with its range of hair tools. And right now you can snap up a Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer (our luxury pick for best hair dryer) for $80 off at Best Buy if you sign up for its free membership program. Normally, these dryers go for about $400 (and they’re rarely on sale), so be sure to add one to your own hair care arsenal before they sell out or this promo ends.
Amazon Basics Rechargeable Batteries (starting at $10.99; amazon.com)
Amazon Basics Bulk Batteries (starting at 18.99; amazon.com)
You can never have too many batteries on hand, so stock up while they’re on sale. Right now at Amazon you can save 25% on packs of rechargeable AA and AAA Amazon Basics batteries — not to mention the amount you’ll save by reusing them