Both of Samsung’s foldable phones are currently fetching their best prices. Available for $999.99 at launch, the 128GB configuration of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 is currently discounted to $899.99 at Amazon Y Samsung — matching its lowest price yet. The offbeat design isn’t for everyone, but the fourth iteration of the Galaxy Z Flip is actually a pretty decent phone with solid battery life that easily compresses into a roughly 3 x 2-inch block that can fit in your pocket. Photography capabilities are a bit lacking compared to the Z Fold 4, but the Flip 4 is a great option for something reminiscent of a flip phone. read our review.
If you’re more into living that big phone life, you might want to check out Amazon’s deal on the Galaxy Z Fold 4, slashing the $1,799.99 launch price of the 256GB model to $1,499.99. The 7.6-inch internal display gives you more than enough room to run apps side by side or stream games and movies. When folded, the Z Fold 4 offers a generous 6.2-inch display for checking notifications or responding to texts. If you can look past its hefty price tag, the Z Fold 4 is an extremely capable phone that can double as a tablet and makes very few compromises in the process. read our review.
Earlier in the week, we noted that Google is destocking its Pixel 6A phone ahead of its Pixel event tomorrow, but we’ll say it one more time for the folks in the back. Amazon, Best BuyY Goal everyone is discounting the Pixel 6A at $349, which is $100 off the original price of the excellent mid-range phone. Google’s Pixel 6A offers just about everything you could want from a current-gen phone, but forgoes features like wireless charging, allowing you to strike a balance between performance and price. The 6A uses the same Tensor chipset as the more expensive Pixel 6 models, but overall makes the right compromises for a phone that’s about $100 cheaper than the best option. read our review.
Taking a sharp left turn on Peripherals, you can find Logitech MX Keys Mini on sale at Lenovo for $69.99 instead of their usual $99.99. While Logitech’s newer MX Mechanical keyboards use mechanical switches, the MX keys use scissor switches that will be familiar to anyone who has used an Apple keyboard recently. MX Keys Mini offers similar functionality to the Apple Magic Keyboard but at a lower price and in some cases could be considered better than its Apple counterpart. MX Keys Mini uses a USB-C connection instead of the Lightning connection used with the desktop version of the Apple Magic Keyboard, and you can easily switch connections between up to three paired Bluetooth devices.
Logitech’s excellent MX Master 3 wireless mouse is also on sale at Lenovo, reducing the price of the mouse from $99.99 to just $69.99. Not to be confused with the Master 3S, the standard model has more audible clicks and a 4K DPI optical sensor compared to the quiet clicks and 8K DPI sensor on Logitech’s newer model. If you’re willing to look beyond these minor compromises, you’ll find a great productivity-focused mouse. The Master 3 has a total of seven buttons that can be reassigned to different desktop functions and incorporates a second scroll wheel under the thumb in addition to the electromagnetic scroll wheel between the left and right buttons.
Amazon recently revealed a number of next-gen Echo products, but if the new features didn’t appeal to you, you might want to check out some Prime-exclusive Echo bundles, which combine a next-gen Echo Dot or Echo Show 5. with smart LED bulbs for a great discount.
The fourth-gen Echo Dot with the built-in clock was originally $59.99, but you can currently get one bundled with a single Wyze-colored bulb for just $46.32. This compact speaker supports the same Alexa integrations as its more expensive counterparts, allowing you to set timers, control music playback, and control other devices in your home. read our review.
You can also find the second-gen Echo Show 5 bundled with a pair of GE CYNC LED bulbs for $34.99 instead of its usual combo price of $108.98. The Show 5 is a great companion for a nightstand or kitchen counter as it can handle alarm, recipe or entertainment functions. Sharing many features with the Echo speakers, the Echo Show can also stream videos from Prime Video and Netflix, show you the forecast, or display your schedule for the day. Also, the built-in camera gives the Show 5 limited video chat capability. read our review.
GE’s direct-connect CYNC bulbs are similar to many of the other smart LED bulbs on the market in that they can be controlled with Google Assistant or Amazon Alexa, but unfortunately they aren’t compatible with Apple HomeKit.
- If you’re looking for more storage for your PC or PlayStation 5, you can currently find the 2TB configuration of the Crucial P5 Plus M.2 SSD at a discount of $245.98 on Amazon. The heatsink-equipped SSD is typically priced at $330.98 and is rated for transfer speeds of up to 6600 MB/s, allowing you to quickly transfer large files and, in some cases, speed up game load times.
- Having a compact Bluetooth speaker on hand is rarely a bad idea. The $49.95 JBL Go 3 is small enough to store anywhere, has an IP67 waterproof and dustproof rating, and is currently discounted to $29.95 on Amazon.
Correction October 5, 3:25 pm ET: An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated that the original price of the 4th generation Echo Dot with built-in clock was $99.99. The original price of the fourth-generation Echo Dot with the built-in clock was $59.99. The article has been updated to reflect this. We are sorry for the mistake.