Why you should be doing all your holiday shopping right now

If the recent shopping extravaganza that was Prime Day showed us anything, it’s that now is the time to take advantage of discounts on, well, everything. As we head toward the holidays we’re seeing phenomenal deals on all kinds of tech — from laptops, to 4K TVs to Nintendo Switches — as well as items for your kitchen, vacuums, Smart Home additions; really everything. And this year, it’s more important than ever to act quickly, to make sure you get your item delivered by the big day!

This is not a year like any other year. One thing we witnessed throughout Prime Day was longer shipping times, especially as the day wore on. The reasons are clear. The COVID-19 global pandemic has really gummed up the works, even for big retailers like Amazon and Best Buy. The fact is, the pandemic has caused, and continues to cause, a disruption in distribution. Things just take longer: Trucks need to be cleaned and disinfected; suppliers have to account for or replace affected staff; suppliers that were affected or eliminated have to be replaced. At the same time, demand has increased. People want items delivered; they don’t want to venture out to the stores. Which means the system has even more to deal with, using less resources.

The distribution networks can handle the demand, they just need a little more time to do it.

The result of all this is potential delays on your holiday packages, so it’s important that you order now if you want to make sure your items arrive in time for the big day. And while it might add some pressure, the good news is that discounts continue to be applied to hot items, like the Nintendo Switch (a big gift this year, as we look for ways to keep the kids, and ourselves, occupied and happy while indoors). Of course, this means that those same hot items are in shorter supply than ever. So, if you know what you’re looking for, grab it while you can.

The choice is yours, but with the discounts we’re seeing on top tech, and the impending crunch of holiday season, we suggest you jump on your holiday shopping right now. Things won’t get much cheaper, either, so get on it.

Today’s Best Deals

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1MORE True Wireless ANC In-Ear Headphones

$180 $200
These THX certified headphones are the total package in an affordable way, offering high quality sound, active noise canceling, seamless bluetooth connection, touch control & super fast charge.
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Laptops on Sale

Up to $300 Off

HP, Lenovo, Dell, and ASUS Laptops will be discounted up to $300 off. If you've been looking for a budget laptop, Staples has a great selection of laptops, including 2-in-1 touchscreens.
Up to 35% off
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Lorex Sale

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Lorex has a sitewide sale for security cameras for your home and business. Get them now with discounts of up to 50% off.
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Roborock S6 Robot Vacuum

$420 $650
The Roborock S6 is both a robot vacuum and a robot mop. It is astonishingly efficient with multi-floor mapping and selective room cleaning, while offering long battery life and remaining very quiet.
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Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS, 40mm)

$319 $399
The 40mm variant of the Series 5 has a gold aluminum case, pink sand sports band, GPS, and handy features like heart-rate monitoring and menstrual cycle tracking to keep you healthy.
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Apple AirPods (2nd Generation)

$129 $159
Forget wired earphones. These 2nd-Gen AirPods can sense when you've placed them in your ears, allowing you to listen to your favorite songs with two words: "Hey Siri."
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Apple AirPods Pro with Wireless Charging Case

$220 $250
With noise-cancellation, water-resistance, and interchangeable eartips for a more comfortable fit, the AirPods Pro are the most advanced AirPods in Apple's stable -- a must-have for fitness fanatics.
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Echo Show 5 with All-New Blink Outdoor 3-Camera Security System

$295 $340
Make controlling your smart home more convenient and efficient with the Echo Show 5. It even comes bundled with a Blink camera system for additional security.
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Roborock S6 Robot Vacuum

$600 $650
The Roborock S6 is both a robot vacuum and a robot mop. It is astonishingly efficient with multi-floor mapping and selective room cleaning, while offering long battery life and remaining very quiet.
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Ring Video Doorbell 2nd Gen

$99 $200
The Video Doorbell 2nd generation with upgraded HD video, motion-activated alerts, and simple installation.
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PowerA Charging Stand for Xbox One

$17 $20
Ditch the batteries and charge your controller with this handy stand, which features snap down charging for one standard or Elite Wireless Controller and a light-up LED base.
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Star Wars: Squadrons for Xbox One (Digital Code)

$36 $40
Master starfighter combat as you take off in starfighters like the TIE fighter and X-wing and immerse yourself in the single-player story, or dive into multiplayer dogfights.
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Apple AirPods (Second Generation ) with Charging Case

$129 $159
Equipped with Apple's H1 wireless chip, the earbuds give you hands-free access to Siri, shared listening on Apple devices with other H1 and W1-equipped headphones, and up to 24 hours of battery life.
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Fitbit Inspire 2 and ZAGG InvisibleShield Ultra Clear Screen Protector

$107 $115
Pick up a bargain with this Fitbit bundle, which includes the Inspire 2 fitness tracker and an ultra clear screen protector from Zagg to keep your device looking as good as new.
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Fitbit Inspire 2

$87 $100
This fitness tracker's 10-day battery life means you don't need to worry about running out of juice, and it boasts in-built sleep tracking, plus fitness tracking for a range of activities.
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Acer R271 bid 27-inch LCD Monitor

$200 $250
Get ready to immerse yourself in the virtual world with Acer's 27" LCD monitor, which claims to show every detail vividly and clearly without color difference regardless of the viewing angle.
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Echo Show 8

$80 $130
Ask Alexa anything and make video calls all over the world with the Echo Show 8. The virtual assistant can even give and show thanks to the HD screen.
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Gears 5 Standard Edition for Xbox One

$26 $40
As war descends, Kait Diaz escapes to uncover her connection with the enemy and discovers she may be the true danger to Sera. Gears 5 is the biggest yet, with a huge campaign and five thrilling modes.
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Hybrid Smartwatch Carlie Blush Leather Interchangeable Bezel Box Set

$119 $215
With four colorful interchangeable Bezels, this hybrid smartwatch is as smart as it is beautiful, with Bluetooth connectivity, smartphone notifications, and activity tracking.
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Kindle Essentials Bundle with Printed Cover (8GB)

$120 $135
This bargainous bundle includes the latest edition Kindle with 8GB storage and an adjustable front light, a printed cover in a choice of three designs, and a power adapter.
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Kindle Paperwhite Essentials Bundle - Fabric Cover (32GB)

$190 $210
Treat yourself to this Kindle bundle which includes a 32GB Paperwhite, a fabric cover in your choice of color, and a power adapter, with plenty of storage space for all your favorite books.
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JBL Live 650

$150 $200
The JBL Live 650 are a match made in heaven for anyone looking for a pair of noise-canceling headphones that can see them through a full day's worth of use from a single charge, lasting for 30 hours.
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Fossil Gen 4 Smartwatch Venture HR in Gray Silicone

$99 $275
Pay for your morning coffee, listen to your favorite tracks, and track your workout with this smartwatch, which is powered with Wear OS by Google and lets you leave your smartphone at home.
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65-inch Sony Master Series A9G OLED 4K TV

$2,498 $3,000
The Sony Master Series A9G is a no-brainer for anyone who can afford it, so much so we named it the best television on the market. Period. Android TV? Check. 4K HDR? Check. Google Assistant? Check.
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MacBook Air (Core i3, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD)

$850 $950
This MacBook Air is ideal as a starter Mac. With a thin and light design, and top-notch ease of use. Its thin and light design is great for traveling, too.
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Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice for Xbox One (Digital Code)

$25 $30
If you missed it on release, pick up this terrifying psychological horror game and play as Senua, a Celtic warrior on a quest into Viking hell to rescue the soul of her dead lover.
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Fossil Gen 5 Julianna Smartwatch (44mm)

$261 $295
With day-long battery life and three smart battery modes to extend it even further, the Gen 5 smartwatch is ideal if you're always forgetting to charge your watch - and it has Wear OS by Google too.
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Fossil Men's Hybrid Collider Smartwatch

$139 $195
Smart watches can boast classic styling too, like this Collider watch from Fossil. With its heart-rate sensor, step and calorie counter, and long-lasting battery, it's the only smartwatch you need.
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Assorted Office Chairs

Starting at just $70

Looking for an ergonomic office chair? Staples has a wide selection of comfortable, well-built chairs to suit your needs. If you're working long hours from home an office chair is a great investment.
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Fitbit Versa 3

$229
With built-in GPS, leave your phone at home and get active with the Versa 3. It has 6 + days battery life, so you'll never run out of juice, and fully charges in just 12 minutes.
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