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Holy smokes, guys. Can you believe that Prime Day is only two weeks away? This two-day sale bonanza will commence on Monday, July 15 and will last for 48 hours, which means we can all breathe a collective sigh of relief, because we have 12 hours longer than last year to score some of the best deals on the internet.
More: Here’s how to prep for Amazon Prime Day now that dates are revealed
While we patiently wait for Prime Day to draw nigh, Amazon is throwing us all a bone and has already begun to offer some amazing deals. We’ve been tracking these sales at Reviewed, and are alerting our readers when any of our top-tested products are discounted. Here are our five of the best Amazon deals for this Sunday, including a Sony headphones, Instant Pots, and more.
1. Save $40: One of the most popular Instant Pots
Instant Pot seem to be the most ubiquitous kitchen appliance these days. Also called multi-cookers, these trendy appliances are incredibly versatile, and can function as a rice cooker, steamer, yogurt maker, or slow cooker, to name a few. Here’s a tip though: Never buy one at full price, because they actually go on sale quite frequently.
For example, right now, the popular Instant Pot DUO Plus 60 9-in-1 is on sale at Amazon for only $89.99, which is one of the lowest prices we’ve ever seen outside of Prime Day and Black Friday. The 9-in-1 is slightly fancier than the standard 7-in-1 Instant Pot, and features 15 presets that’ll help you cook pretty much any recipe you want. When we tested the best pressure cookers, we had no qualms with the 9-in-1, so you really can’t go wrong, especially at this sale price.
Get the Instant Pot DUO Plus 60, 6 Qt 9-in-1 Multi- Use Programmable Pressure Cooker for $89.99 (Save $39.96)
2. Lowest price: Our favorite aromatherapy diffuser
I don’t even know how I used to relax before I got my aromatherapy diffuser. This little guy helps my room smells wonderful and I honestly feel my troubles start to fade away when I breathe in the relaxing smells of lavender and peppermint.
When we tested the best essential oil diffusers, the InnoGear aromatherapy diffuser stood out because of how affordable it was, which was the cherry on top of its impressive features. We particularly loved the large water reservoir, multi-color light display, and various mist modes (continuous, intermittent, and lights-only). And right now, you can get it at the lowest price we’ve ever seen— just $11.89 when it usually retails around $16.
Get the InnoGear Aromatherapy Diffuser for $11.89 (Save $4.10)
3. Under $260: The best headphones money can buy
Haven’t you heard? The Sony WH-1000XM3 over-ears are being lauded as the best headphones on the market, and it’s kind of a big deal. They recently beat out the Bose QuietComfort 35 Series IIs as our favorite noise-canceling headphones, because of their state of the art noise-cancelation, which Sony calls “Adaptive Sound Control.” This is a fancy way of saying that the headphones are smart enough to adjust the level of noise-cancelation depending on your surroundings, whether you’re in a chatty office or on a noisy subway.
Now happens to be an amazing time to buy them too, because they’re currently available for just $253 on Amazon if you buy them renewed, which just means they were pre-owned but were certified to work and look like new by Amazon.
Get the Sony WH1000XM3 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones for $253 (Save $96)
4. Save 50%: The Echo Dot at its best price ever
Ever forget to add something to your shopping list? Never have time to check the traffic while you get ready in the mornings? These are things that a smart speaker can help with immensely, and simplify your life in ways you didn’t even know you needed.
If you’ve never owned a smart speaker, we think the third-gen. Dot is perfect for beginners. We chose it as the “best value” pick out of all the Amazon Echo smart speakers, because it’s super user friendly and won’t cost you an arm and a leg. It’s already the least expensive Echo, but right now you can get it for even less, because it’s currently $25 off on Amazon— only a dollar more than the lowest price we’ve ever seen on Black Friday. We fully expect the Echo to go back on sale for Prime Day, but rather than waiting, wouldn’t you like to get your little assistant ASAP?
Get the Amazon Echo Dot (3rd gen.) for $24.99 (Save $25)
5. Save 10%: The latest Apple Airpods that are rarely on sale
You’ve likely seen all the memes about AirPods circulating on social media this year. Apparently they are an it item, and the hype doesn’t seem to be dying down anytime soon. It should come as no surprise that when we tested the best true wireless earbuds of 2019, we were blown away by the stellar audio quality, which is infinitely better than what you’d get with wired earpods. Not only that, but they’re also lightweight, have a super long battery life, and are incredibly easy to connect to any other Apple product.
If those aren’t enough reasons to scoop a pair up for yourself, then their current sale price may convince you. Right now, the latest model Apple Airpods (which now feature wireless charging using a Qi-compatible charging mat) are $20 off at Amazon, which is the lowest price we’ve ever seen for them and a decent price drop for something from Apple, which does not occur often. While you can still order them now, just note that these will restock on July 3rd, so you will have to wait a bit to see for yourself what the fuss is all about.
Get the latest Apple AirPods with Wireless Charging Case for $179.99 (Save $19.01)
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