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President’s Day may be over, but there are still plenty of deals going on for you to take advantage of. This federal holiday in the US is interesting: it was originally instituted to celebrate George Washington’s birthday, but the passage of time turned it into a day when we distract ourselves from the weaknesses of our democratically elected leadership by treating ourselves to some of the best offers of the year. It starts a little early, continues into the weekend and now some deals are just going through.
Whether you’re still looking to buy something for yourself or are shopping for someone else, there are plenty of great promotions and sales to jump on when the work week kicks in again. Many products — including the Samsung Galaxy Buds 2, LG’s C1 OLED, and Razer BlackWidow V3 Mini — are still meeting their lowest-ever prices, while others are simply shying away from it.
Below, we’ve rounded up the best President’s Day deals we could find that are still around. We also keep a close eye on new deals coming out, so be sure to subscribe to the Verge Deals newsletter for more highlights later this week.
Headphones and earbuds deals
- Samsung’s Galaxy Buds 2 include active noise cancellation and have an improved design and fit compared to their predecessor. They normally sell for $149.99, but you can now buy them in select colors for around $110 from Amazon and Samsung, near their lowest price yet. Read our review†
- Another earbud option from Samsung; the unique, bean-like Galaxy Buds Live are $99.99 ($70 off) at Best Buy and Samsung. It’s not the cheapest price we’ve ever seen for these noise-cancelling earbuds, but it’s a good deal for a great set of Bluetooth earbuds. Read our review†
- Ultimate Ears’ UE FITS are selling for $169 as part of the company’s extensive President’s Day sale. That’s an $80 discount on a pair of sweat-resistant, wireless earbuds designed to mold to the shape of your ears in 60 seconds. Read our review.
- Jabra’s Elite 75t wireless earbuds are available for $99.99 instead of $179.99 at Best Buy. That’s an $80 discount on a pair of comfortable earbuds with great sound quality and the ability to connect to two Bluetooth devices at the same time. Read our review†
- The LG C1, one of the best TVs for gaming, is currently on sale for its Black Friday price from multiple retailers. Amazon, B&H Photo and Newegg currently sell the 55-inch model for about $1,297 instead of $1,499.99. The popular TV has a refresh rate of 120 Hz, Dolby Vision compatibility and support for HDMI 2.1.
- Samsung’s The Frame displays customizable wall art, but when turned on, turns into a smart 4K TV with Amazon Alexa built-in and a 120Hz refresh rate. Right now, Samsung is selling the 55-inch for $999.99 as part of its ongoing President’s Day sale, which is about the same price we saw it at during Black Friday. Amazon, B&H Photo and Best Buy also offer about the same discount.
- If you want an OLED TV but the C1 is a little too expensive, LG’s 55-inch entry-level A1 OLED sells for about $1,097 ($200 off) at B&H Photo, Amazon, Target, GameStop, Best Buy and Newegg, which is a historic low.
- Amazon’s 55-inch Omni Fire 4K TV sells for $369.99 instead of $559.99 on Amazon, which is now a new low, beating its Black Friday price by $40. The larger configurations – including support for Dolby Vision HDR – are also on sale, with the 65-inch costing $499.99 instead of $829.99 and the 75-inch now just $749.99 instead of $1,099. 99. These are all their lowest prices to date. Read our review.
- The Microsoft Surface Pro 8 is currently available with its Type Cover at the lowest price we’ve seen in recent months. Normally $1,239.98, Microsoft’s modern touchscreen device is now on sale at Best Buy for $925.99 with an 11th-generation Intel Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and 128GB of storage. Read our review.
- The best laptop for big screen fans, the 17-inch LG Gram 17 may be big, but it’s actually quite lightweight. It usually sells for $1,849.99, but right now Amazon is selling the device for $1,519.23, its best price yet. The $330 discount is available on the model equipped with an Intel Core i7 processor, 16GB of RAM and a 1TB SSD. Read our review.
- The Asus ROG Zephyrus M16 GU603 now costs $1,549.99 ($300 off) at Best Buy with an Intel Core i9 CPU, an RTX 3060 GPU, a 1TB SSD and 16GB RAM. The 16-inch screen also has a 16:10 aspect ratio, making it great for productivity and not just gaming. Read our review
- The 41mm, GPS-equipped Apple Watch Series 7 costs $50 ($349) at Amazon, as does the 45mm variant ($379). We were impressed with Apple’s latest watch, which offers a larger screen than its predecessor, charges faster and is IP6X dust resistant. Read our review†
- Apple’s latest entry-level, 256GB iPad costs $449 ($30 off) at Walmart. The iPad 2021 offers a new, faster A13 Bionic chip and a 12MP front camera that supports the Center Stage function, which can automatically follow you within the frame during video calls.
- The new 14- and 16-inch MacBook Pros are powerful laptops for creatives and professionals alike. Normally $2,499.99, Amazon currently has the 14-inch MacBook Pro with a 10-core M1 Pro CPU, 16-core GPU, and 1TB of storage for $2,249.99 at checkout. Meanwhile, the 16-inch model with the same M1 Pro configuration but 512GB of storage costs $2,299.99 ($200 off) at Amazon and Best Buy. Read our review†
- Anyone looking for a new gaming keyboard is in luck: Amazon currently has discounts on wireless models from both Razer and Logitech. For example, right now the Razer BlackWidow V3 Mini HyperSpeed is available with linear switches for $119.99, a solid discount of $60 that matches its lowest price ever.
- The G915, an excellent full-size gaming keyboard from Logitech, is also now available on Amazon for $199.99. The wireless, low-profile board normally costs $249.99 and can be outfitted with clickable, linear, or tactile switches.
- Amazon also offers some discounts on gaming mice. You can currently buy the Logitech G305 wireless mouse in most colors for around $39, a cool $11 off the regular retail price. This isn’t the lowest price we’ve seen for these colorful peripherals, but it’s solid value for a piece that is sure to become the highlight of your setup.
Smart Home Deals
General tech deals
- Both size configurations of the Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 are selling at new lows with Samsung and Amazon. Right now you can buy the 44mm, LTE-equipped version for $249.99 (Amazon) instead of $329.99 or get $80 off the 40mm variant, which is on sale from Amazon and Samsung for $219.99. The awesome Android wearable offers a fast interface, enhanced third-party app support, and tons of health tracking features. Read our review.
- While we personally believe that buying a new phone without investing in a case should be almost illegal, we’re not here to pass judgment. Luckily, if you’ve pre-ordered the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S22, S22 Plus, or S22 Ultra, Otterbox is offering a 10 percent discount at checkout when you buy a screen protector and case for any phone in the S22 range.
- Samsung’s PCIe 4.0-ready 980 Pro SSD is fast enough for a serious PC or the PlayStation 5. The 1TB model is currently on sale on Amazon for $149.99 ($80 off) without a heatsink, or you can get it with the heatsink (which is required for the PS5) for $169.99 at Amazon.