Electronics Deals – Oct. 12th, 2017: Echo Show, Galaxy S8 & More

October 12, 2017 - Written By Alexander Maxham


Today, you’ll find plenty of great deals on some of the years best smartphones. These include the Galaxy Note 8 which is now $845.99. That is actually down from the $930 price tag that it is being sold at, through carriers. So while it’s not a huge price drop, it is a big enough drop to be worthwhile. On top of that, you’ll find a nice deal on the Galaxy S8, which is down to $469. Now this is a Verizon model, so it’s only going to work on Verizon, but it’s still a great deal nonetheless. And to round things out in the smartphone section, there’s also a great deal on the Moto G5S Plus which is $50 off of its regular price.

When it comes to the smart home, you’ll find a great deal on the Amazon Echo Show and Echo Dot, which are selling for $199 and $45 respectively. The Echo Show has never dropped in price, so this is the first price drop since its launch earlier this year. Making this a great time to pick one or two up. The Echo Show does work with a good number of smart security cameras, so you can view the footage from your Echo Show.

All of the deals listed below that have expirations dates expire at midnight PST on their respective dates. So if you are looking to pick one of these up, you’ll want to do so before midnight PST.

Amazon Echo Show

The Amazon Echo Show is currently experiencing its first price drop, coming in at just $199. That’s $30 off of its regular price. The Echo Show is the largest Echo in Amazon’s lineup right now, but it does offer some rather unique features. Like being able to stream your security camera onto the screen, from your Nest Cam, NETGEAR Arlo Q, or another camera that you may have in your home. Additionally, you do have Alexa built in, which means you have access to thousands of skills.

Amazon Echo Show$199Buy Now!
Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote + Echo Dot

Amazon is currently pairing the Amazon Fire TV Stick along with the Echo Dot for just $59.99, which is basically just $10 for the Fire TV Stick, or just $20 for the Echo Dot. Either way it’s a great bundle, especially if you are looking to get into the Alexa side of things these days.

Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote + Echo Dot$59.99Buy Now!
All-New Fire TV with 4K Ultra HD + HD Antenna

Here’s another bundle for the Fire TV, this one includes the brand new 4K and HDR model that was announced this week. It comes in at $69.99, and for just $5 more you can get an HD antenna. This is great for cordcutters that want to still get their local channels, as that is possible with this HD antenna.

All-New Fire TV with 4K Ultra HD + HD Antenna$74.99Buy Now!
Samsung Galaxy S7

The Samsung Galaxy S7 may look fairly old, with it’s somewhat large bezels compared to what has been released in 2017, but it’s still a great device. And with a price of just $199 for an unlocked Galaxy S7, it’s hard to go wrong here. This is a GSM Galaxy S7 that is unlocked, so it can be used on other GSM carriers like AT&T and T-Mobile here in the US.

Samsung Galaxy S7$199Buy Now!

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