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The best Black Friday tech deals you can get for under $50

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Many people will be searching for discounts on big-ticket items this Black Friday -- high-end headphones, game consoles, fancy smartwatches and the like. But there are plenty of tech deals out there today that won't burn a hole in your wallet -- and not only can they make good gifts, but some are also solid purchases for yourself. If you're in need of a new charging cable, an extra SD card for your Nintendo Switch or an affordable streaming stick for that new TV you just bought, these are the deals to consider this Black Friday. For Black Friday only, Anker charging devices are up to 56 percent off at Amazon. Not everything in this sale is under $50, but many accessories are -- this includes a two-pack of the PowerPort Nano charger for $20, the new Nano II 65W GaN charger for $31 and the PowerCore Magnetic 5K for only $32. Today only, you can pick up the 8Bitdo Sn30 Pro for only $40, or 20 percent off its normal price and a new record-low.


The Amazon device deals worth your money on Black Friday

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Aside from Amazon Prime Day, Black Friday is the best time of year to save on Amazon gadgets. It's arguably better than Amazon's exclusive shopping day because anyone, not just Prime members, can get Black Friday discounts. Everything from Echo speakers to Fire tablets to Kindles are down to record-low prices, and many devices have optional bundles you can choose from that get you things like a Blink Mini camera for $5 extra or a free smart light bulb. Here are the best deals on Amazon devices we could find for Black Friday. Amazon's Echo smart speaker is on sale for $60 right now.


The best tech deals still live from Cyber Monday

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Black Friday and Cyber Monday may have come and gone, but there are still some decent tech sales available right now. Apple's latest AirPods remain discounted to $150, while a number of our other favorite headphones and earbuds remain at record-low prices. A few Roombas are hundreds of dollars less than usual right now and you can still get some laptops, SSDs, smart speakers and more at very affordable prices. Here are the best Cyber Monday tech deals that you can still get today. Apple's latest AirPods are down to $150 at Amazon.


The best gadgets you can get on Prime Day for less than $100

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It's easy to get distracted on Amazon Prime Day by all of the tech deals on expensive items. While there are plenty of gadgets that are hundreds of dollars off during the shopping event, they aren't the only things worth buying. In fact, you can find thousands of more affordable items like charging cables, portable batteries, SD cards, speakers and others that are even cheaper right now. But with the promise of affordability often comes brand uncertainty -- Amazon is flooded with cheap products from brands you've never heard of that aren't worth your time. To help you narrow things down, we've collected the best Prime Day tech deals under $100 that are worth your money.


The best Black Friday tech deals that are already available

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While we've had weeks of early Black Friday deals already, Thanksgiving has brought additional sales, some of which we expect to continue through Black Friday proper. This has been a trend for the past few years -- if you happen to be online and searching for Black Friday deals a few hours before the day arrives, you can expect at least a handful of solid early sales. And that strategy may pay off this year even more than others as supply chain issues continue to push back shipping estimates. The sooner you grab the items on your gift list, the better the chance they'll arrive on time. To make your search a bit easier, we gathered the best early Black Friday tech deals we could find here.