It’s Alexa’s birthday, and to celebrate, Amazon is discounting a wide range of its smart home products, including Echo devices, Fire TVs, Blink video doorbell systems, and Fire tablets. Here we have outlined some of the highlights that we think are worth checking out. Of course, plenty of other retailers have already started early Black Friday sales too, if you’re looking for discounts outside of the Amazon ecosystem.
First, we have some excellent deals on a number of Kindle Fire tablets from Amazon. Standard Kindle Fire HD 8 32GB Ad Supported Model It normally costs $89.99 but is currently discounted to $44.99, which matches the best price we’ve seen for a tablet. You’ll also find a similar $45 discount for the ad-free model, bringing the $104.99 tablet down to $59.99.
The Fire HD 8 is Amazon’s eight-inch Fire HD tablet. It offers 32GB or 64GB of storage as well as access to apps like Netflix, Facebook, Hulu, Instagram, TikTok, and more.
Ad-supported Fire HD 8 Plus model Also on sale for $54.99 from the usual $109.99, while the ad-free model is discounted to $69.99 (usually $124.99). The Plus model is similar to the standard Fire Tablet but includes an additional 1GB of RAM for a slightly smoother performance and is compatible with wireless charging. Read our review.
The Amazon Fire HD 8 Plus offers a lot of value for money. It’s a ship suitable for consuming any and all Prime content, and this model, in particular, supports wireless charging.
If you’re in the market for a slightly larger tablet, you can also find discounts on the 32GB model from Kindle Fire HD 10 is supported by ads On sale for $74.99 instead of its usual $149.99. You can also find the ad-free model at a discounted price of $89.99 from $164.99. The ad-supported Plus model also retails for $104.99 (usually $179.99), and the ad-free model is on sale for $119.99 (usually $194.99). The HD 10 Plus model shares similar improvements to its design but comes with a total of 4GB of RAM. Read our review.
The 2021 Fire HD 10 is the largest of the Amazon Fire tablets. Unlike the previous generation, it has a 1080p screen and 3GB of RAM, which is plenty if you’re streaming, browsing, or consuming Amazon content.
The Plus model of the 10-inch Kindle Fire tablet offers many of the same features as the standard model but comes with 4GB of RAM, making it a bit more capable than its less expensive counterpart.
bumpy Fire HD 8 Kids game Fire Tablet models are also on sale, bringing the regular $139.99 price tag for these tablets to $69.99. The Standard and Pro models of the Kids Edition Fire tablet are almost identical in terms of their hardware; However, the Pro model has a thinner chassis and a browser with fewer restrictions.
The HD 8 Kids Pro is pretty much the same tablet as the standard Kids version of the Fire HD 8. It shares the same specs and warranty but is aimed at a slightly older audience with a slimmer case and a less restrictive browser.
The Fire HD Kids 8-inch tablet upgrades to a faster processor, twice the storage, and much longer battery life. It is also available for ages 3 to 7 or 6 to 12.
You can also find some excellent deals on Amazon Fire TVs. We’ve highlighted a few here, but Amazon has discount TVs ranging from 43 inches to 75 inches depending on your budget.
for example, Standard 55″ Amazon Omni Fire TV It usually costs $559.99 but is on sale for $449.99. This isn’t the lowest price we’ve seen for a 55-inch configuration of an Omni TV but it’s still a solid price for a 55-inch TV with similar specs.
Amazon’s Omni Fire 4K TV features built-in microphones for Alexa commands, low input lag, and support for two-way video calls. It also provides access to Netflix, Prime Video, Disney Plus, and most major streaming services.
If you are looking for a TV with a clearer picture, Amazon also offers 65 inch model of Omni Fire TV with Dolby Vision for $719.99, which results in a $40 off regular price. Dolby Vision shares all the same features as basic Omni-series models, but Dolby Vision compatibility gives the screen improved color depth.
This 65-inch model of Omni-series Fire TV from Amazon comes equipped with all the same features included in other Omni-series TVs, but is also equipped with Dolby Vision for improved color depth and image brightness.
Amazon’s most value-friendly line of 4K TVs, 50-inch configuration of 4-series 4K UHD TV It’s currently discounted to $289.99 from its regular price of $469.99. The Series 4 lacks Dolby Vision support but is incredibly budget friendly.
The Series 4 is a value-focused TV set from Amazon, equipped with the same operating system, Alexa compatibility, and 4K UHD resolution as more expensive Amazon models, but it lacks Dolby Vision support.
If you’re not looking to invest in a complete TV right now, you can also find some modest discounts on Amazon’s Fire TV Sticks as well. amazon essential streaming device, Fire TV Stick LiteIt has a similar remote control compared to more expensive models, with integrated Alexa support; However, the Lite model only supports FHD playback and lacks Dolby Atmos support. It’s usually $29.99, and you can currently pick up one for $19.99.
Amazon’s simplest and most affordable streaming device is the Fire TV Stick Lite. It’s just as powerful as the standard Fire TV Stick, but its remote control lacks some subtle options for adjusting the size of the TV.
2nd Generation Fire TV Stick 4K It’s Amazon’s mid-range streaming stick option, pairing Amazon’s most capable Alexa remote with support for 4K Ultra HD playback, Dolby Vision, and HDR10 Plus as well as Dolby Atmos audio. It’s usually available for $49.99, and you can currently pick up one for $24.99.
Amazon’s Fire TV Stick 4K bundles support 4K Ultra HD, Dolby Vision, HDR, and HDR10 Plus, along with the Alexa-enabled voice remote that controls most TVs. Its audio output is Dolby Atmos capable as well, and the compact device supports Netflix, Disney Plus, HBO Max, Prime Video, and all major services.
It is the advanced choice of Fire TV Sticks, and TV Stick 4K Max, brings some small improvements to Amazon’s impressive streaming device and is discounted to $39.99 (usually $54.99). In addition to providing Wi-Fi 6 connectivity, 4K Max features improved processing power, allowing it to display picture-in-picture video, letting you view Ring doorbell alerts while streaming.
Amazon’s latest streaming chip delivers improved performance and support for Wi-Fi 6. It continues to offer an impressive selection of streaming apps and an intuitive interface while leveraging Alexa voice commands.
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As expected, Amazon is also offering discounts on its entire line of Echo Show devices as well, from the nightstand-friendly Echo Show 5 to the wall-mounted Echo Show 15.