January 17, 2021

Holiday deals 2020: These are the best deals available now

The holiday deals are coming thick and fast. Here are the best offers on phones, TVs, smartwatches, and much more.

Between retailers expanding their Black Friday sales and more competition generally for your online custom, late November through to the new year is now just one big set of holiday sales. Instead of you having to bounce between Walmart, Best Buy, Amazon, Adorama, B&H, etc. every day to find the best price on the products you want for yourself and others this Christmas period, we’ve done the legwork for you. We’ll keep scouring the web for the best holiday deals and keep this summary page updated to help you out.

We don’t want to overwhelm you with every hot offer out there on one page, so we’ll keep each section of this rundown to the very best deals you can find on that type of product. However, if you’re searching for something in particular then you’ll find links in many of the sections to more extensive roundups of deals for each category. For example, you’ll find several superb deals on smart TVs below, as well as a link to our TV deals hub where you can peruse dozens of other nice offers. These other deal hubs will be periodically updated as well.

The best holiday deals

If each of the sections below covers the top deals in each category, this section is the creme de la creme. Here are some of the very best deals out there right now:

Active holiday deals

Smartphones

Get the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra for as low as $749.99 with trade-in (up to $550 off)

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra Holiday deals

Credit: David Imel / Android Authority

The recently released Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra can be found for a pretty steep price cut. You can save up to $550 when getting the unlocked version with a compatible trade-in phone.

More smartphone deals

You can save big on other unlocked smartphones. Here are some of the best sales:

You’ll find many more deals like these on our dedicated hubs for various phone offers via the links below.

MicroSD and external storage deals

Looking for holiday deals on microSD cards or external drives? Here’s some of the best we’ve found, starting with microSD promotions:

And now for external drives and portable chargers:

Tablets and e-readers 

 Find more holiday tablet deals here.

Smart home device holiday deals

Amazon Echo Dot (4th Gen) for $29.99 ($20 off)

echo dot holiday deals

Amazon’s Echo speakers are a key part of any smart home setup, so the holidays are a perfect time to hone your setup. You can grab the latest generation Echo Dots now for the low price of $29.99 ($2o off).

You’ll find these deals and more on our Amazon Echo deals hub and we’ve also got some nice Google deals on our Google Home and Nest deals hub. Here are a few other smart devices on offer:

Televisions and monitor holiday deals

Get Amazon Fire TV smart TVs and sticks and save $70 or more

toshiba fire tv Black Friday 2020 deals

Smart TV deals

Amazon and other retailers are cutting prices on smart TVs in time for some holiday viewing. Here are a few of the best deals:

Our TV deals page has a much more comprehensive list of the latest promotions on TVs.

Streaming devices

Right now you can also get 50% off ad-supported Hulu for six months with many of these Fire TV products. For the full range of products to which this offer applies, shop here. 

Monitor deals

More great monitor deals can be found on our holiday monitor deals hub.

Streaming music, movies, and shows

Get three months of Prime Music Unlimited for free

Amazon Music Prime Day

It’s the perfect way to see what Prime Music Unlimited can offer — ad-free streaming, unlimited skips, and more. You can also follow all of your favorite podcasts too and download your favorite episodes. Once the Cyber Monday free trial ends, you’ll go back to paying the standard $7.99 Prime member rate, but you just might find that it’s your new favorite service.

Audio holiday deals

Get Apple AirPods Pro for $189.99

Apple AirPods Pro holiday deals

You can grab a pair of Apple’s high-end AirPods Pro for $189.99 right now, which comes to $60 off. They’re a premium set of true wireless earbuds, and they come with soft rubber tips that should mold to your ears for maximum comfort. While $189.99 is still quite a large chunk of change, it’s a solid saving considering that Apple rarely runs sales of its own.

More audio deals

There are plenty more audio holiday deals this festive season. Here are some of the best:

Speakers and sound systems

For more soundbar offers, head over to our soundbar deals page.

Headphones and earbuds

 Head to our headphone deals page for more of the best headphones offers on the web, or see the next section for some gaming headset deals.

Laptops and accessories

Surface Pro 7 Black Friday 2020 deal

Check out some great holiday deals on some excellent laptops:

Our Chromebook deals, Surface deals, and laptop deals hubs have many more offers on similar products. there’s also up to 50% off select HP laptops and PCs here, or you can save up to $600 on a new Galaxy Book when you trade in your old device.

Looking for PC gaming accessories? There are plenty of deals there as well:

Smartwatches and fitness tracker holiday deals

Samsung galaxy watch 3 holiday deals

Credit: Jimmy Westenberg / Android Authority

There are a whole host of smartwatches and fitness trackers on sale this holiday season. Here are a few of the real standout holiday deals:

For more deals on smartwatches and fitness trackers take a look at our smartwatch deals or fitness tracker deals hubs

Gaming holiday deals

PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch 11

Check out some of the best holiday deals on games below. See the laptop section for gaming accessories such as keyboards, headsets, and mic.e

PS4 games

Check out more PS4 deals here.

Xbox One games

Check out more Xbox deals here. Or, if you want to turn your phone into a Switch-type gaming device, the Razer Kishi for Android (Xbox) is on offer for $74.99 ($25 off).

Nintendo Switch games

Check out more Nintendo Switch deals here. 

Cameras

GoPro Hero5 back angle

Credit: GoPro

Here’s a quick look at some of the best camera deals available this holiday season.

If you’re interested in more camera great camera offers like these, check out our camera deals hub.

Work from home

Coleshome Reversible L Shaped Desk Promo Image

With more people working from home than ever before, a lot of folks might be looking for ways to make WFH life easier. Well, we’ve rounded up some holiday deals in this section that should help you out.

Drones

DJI Mavic Mini outside from angle 3

Our friends over at Drone Rush are keeping tabs on all of the best holiday drone deals. There are a few great flying machines to consider, and a full DJI sale to check out

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