Samsung Galaxy S20 FE is available for just $549 right now!

Black Friday is delivering great Android deals, we have already covered Samsung flagships, but we are also considering budget-friendly devices. The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE is currently selling for $549 over at Amazon, with $150.99 savings. The discount is available in almost every color option, except Cloud White. If you choose to go for this device, you will get an unlocked US version of the device with 128GB storage, a 30X Space Zoom camera with Night Mode included.

However, don’t forget that you can also get this device for just $140 after trading in an eligible device. This would give you a total of $460 savings, and you can choose to buy it unlocked or locked to your favorite network.

    Samsung Galaxy S20 FE
      The new Samsung Galaxy S20 FE mobile phone features high-powered pro lenses for beautiful portraits, stunning landscapes, and crisp close-ups
      Samsung Galaxy S20 FE
        Same great device, but for less when you trade in an eligible device.

      We also have the Samsung Galaxy A71 on sale if you’re looking for 5G connectivity on a budget. You can get it for just $500 with $100 savings at Amazon, or trade-in your current smartphone to get up to $335 off, meaning you can get one for as low as $265 if you want it unlocked. However, this device is selling for $165 at Verizon and for $140 at T-Mobile.

      The Galaxy A51 5G is also on sale, and you can get yours for $215, down from its regular price tag, or get it for less if you choose to get a device locked to Verizon’s or T-Mobile’s network. Verizon’s special offer lets you get your device for just $165, while T-Mobile’s option can be yours for $140.

        Samsung Galaxy A71 5G
          Great devices with a decent camera and 5G connectivity where available
          Samsung Galaxy A71 5G & A51 5G
            Same smartphone, same specs, bigger savings.
          Android alternatives to the iPhone SE in India

          Now, this next option can be yours for $500 with $150 savings. The unlocked Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite comes with 128GB storage, but you will have to settle for the black color option. Remember that you can also get the Galaxy Z Fold 2 for $999.99, the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra for $549.99, and the Galaxy S20 Ultra for $739.99 on Samsung.com right now.

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          Black Friday is also giving us awesome monitor deals

          We have selected some of the best Black Friday monitor deals for you to upgrade your working or gaming space. We will start with Samsung’s 49-inch curved gaming monitor, which is currently getting a $500 discount, leaving it at $1,000 shipped. This QHD display will offer 120Hz refresh rates with AMD Freesync 2 technology.

          Next up, we have another 49-inch monitor from Samsung. However, this monitor is thought for business. You can get it for $950, with $251 savings, and you get a 3-year warranty. You can also settle for another 49-inch gaming monitor from Samsung, which is selling for $750 with $350 savings.

            SAMSUNG LC49RG90SSNXZA 49-Inch CRG9 Curved Gaming Monitor
              This 49-inch super ultrawide dual QHD curved gaming monitor is the equivalent of dual 27-inch QHD displays side by side, which will give you a great gaming and productivity experience.

            Black Friday prices will keep dropping as screen sizes start getting smaller. This 34-inch Samsung Business Ultra-wide curved desktop monitor is currently available for $480 with a $113 discount, and it will deliver 100Hz refresh rates. The 27-inch Acer Predator WQHD gaming monitor with NVIDIA G-Sync is getting a $132 discount, which means you can get one for $467.50. Next up, LG’s 27-inch 4K UHD IPS monitor with HDR10 is selling for $380 with $70 savings. However, these deals will only be good through today, so you may want to hurry.

              Samsung Business CH890 Series 34-inch curved monitor
                This curved monitor features 100Hz refresh rate, with AMD Free Sync, a 4ms response time, and 3000: 1 contrast ratio to make it great for multimedia work.

              If you’re looking for something that goes under the $300 price tag, Black Friday has LG’s 34-inch IPS monitor with HDR10 with a $100 discount, leaving it at just $300. LG’s 27-inch IPS monitor with Radeon Freesync is also available for $300 after a $50 discount.

              Other deals include the Acer 24.5-inch monitor with AMD Radeon FreeSync for $200, the 24-inch LG IPS monitor for $150, and the 24-inch Dell ultra-thin bezel monitor with anti-glare for $105, with $45, $50, and $45 discounts, respectively.

                LG 34-inch UltraWide IPS Monitor
                  This 34-inch monitor features a 21:9 aspect ratio with HDR10 support and AMD FreeSync technology that will give you enough screen real state to work with.

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                Apple’s Intel-powered MacBook Air with 256GB SSD is just $899

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                Black Friday deals are here! There are tons of discounts available on almost every product you can think of. One of the best deals that has caught out eyes is this 13.3-inch MacBook Air with Retina Display, that’s currently getting a $200 discount.

                Apple’s Intel-powered MacBook Air is now available for $899 with $200 savings. This light and powerful laptop comes with a 1.1GHz 10th gen Intel Core i5 Quad-Core processor, 8GB RAM, and a 256GB PCIe SSD, with three color options to choose from, including Gold, Silver and Space Gray. Now, the best part is that this $200 discount is also available in models with more storage space. This leaves the 512GB with 8GB RAM at $1,099 and the 2TB storage option for $2,049, but this last one gets 16GB RAM under the hood.

                  MacBook Air with Retina Display (Early 2020)

                    B&H is currently offering the light and sleek Apple MacBook Air with 8GB RAM and 256GB powered by an Intel processor for just $899.

                  Now, you may also want to get more power with an Intel 1.2GHz Intel Core i7 Quad-Core processor, which will cost you $1,299 with $150 Black Friday savings. This model is also equipped with 16GB RAM, but you will be forced to settle for 256GB storage space. Get twice the storage space with the same RAM and Intel processor for $1,399 with a 25 percent discount that translates to $250 savings. Configuration options are pretty generous, so you may also want to take a look at the latest Apple deals available right now over at B&H.

                    B&H Apple Deals

                      You can currently find tons of Apple deals at B&H with some incredible discounts, but you may need to act fast before some of these deals are forever gone.

                    Just don’t forget that some of these deals will go fast! These, for example, will end on November 30 at 11:59 PM EST, so you still have some time to decide on whether to get yourself a new MacBook Air or not. And remember that the latest MacBook Air with Apple Silicon is also on sale with $100 discounts, in case you want a more powerful laptop to work with.

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                    Surface Pro 7 with type cover is $430 off! Buy it here

                    Microsoft Surface Pro is one of those products that I include in one-of-a-kind things. It is a compact 2-in-1 PC, which is perfect for someone with my kind of use case. This comes from a Surface Pro user. I love working on it so much that I wrote an article about it. If you are in the market for a 2-in-1, this is your chance. The Surface Pro 7 is selling for a discount of $430. The i5 variant with 8GB of RAM and 256GB SSD with kickstand usually sells for $1329. However, it’s Black Friday, and the product is down to $899!

                    The Surface Pro 7 features a 12.3-inch PixelSense Display (2736 x 1824 pixels). The model we are recommending is powered by the 10th Gen Intel Core i5 processor. It comes equipped with 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 256GB of SSD.. Personally, I’ve used it, and this variant is enough to let you run 20 Chrome tabs simultaneously. It sports an 8MP rear camera with support for 1080p FULL HD video recording and a 5MP front camera with support for 1080p FULL HD video recording as well.

                    There are 1.6W stereo speakers with Dolby Audio Premium and dual far-field Studio Mics. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 6 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, Bluetooth 5.0 LE. As for the physical ports, it comes with USB Type-A, USB Type-C, 3.5mm headphone jack, Mini display port, Surface Connect, Surface Type Cover Port, and a MicroSDXC card reader. Sensors onboard include Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetometer. All of this is contained in a housing that weighs just 790 grams (apart from the type cover).

                    You can purchase the Surface Pro 7 with type cover by clicking the button below.

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                    Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones with NC are down from $350 to $278 (21% off)

                    In August, Sony launched the successor to its acclaimed WH-1000XM3 noise-canceling headphones. The Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones were unveiled with a price tag of $350. Now, on the occasion of Black Friday, the device has received a price cut of 21%, which has brought the price down to $278. If you are looking for the best noise-canceling pair of headphones, these are one of the best in business.

                    Sony has kept the design of WH-1000XM4 the same, but the company has made a host of changes. The new headphones use a new Bluetooth SoC that senses noise at over 700 times per second for more effective noise cancellation. Plus, the Edge-AI employs DSEE Extreme to rebuild “audio lost during digital compression for a full-fidelity experience.” These also bring 360 Reality Audio for a more immersive sound experience when paired with a smartphone.

                    Sony WH-1000XM4

                    The headphones come with a “speak-to-chat” feature that automatically pauses the music playback and allows in the ambient sound as soon as uses speakers speak something, letting them have a conversation. There’s a “Quick Attention” feature that lets users put their right hand over the earcup to decrease the volume and let in ambient sound. These also come with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa onboard.

                    The Sony WH-1000XM4 also include multi-device pairing that lets them connect with two devices at once and automatically pick the right device that is ringing. Users also get a one-tap device switching convenience. These can deliver 30 hours of battery life, while charging them for 10 minutes can give you 5 hours of playback. 

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                    Black Friday deal: Get the latest Echo Dot for 42% off

                    Amazon launched its latest Echo Dot range in the US this September for $50. Within two months of launch, and on the occasion of Black Friday, the device is now up for grabs for a mastic discount of 42%. You can grab the latest Echo Dot for as low as $29 today. Plus, the 4th gen Echo Dot with clock has received a $21 discount as well, and it is selling for $39, instead of the list price of $60.

                    The new Echo speakers ship with a smarter Alexa and come equipped with the in-house AZ1 Neural Edge processor that performs on-device neural speech processing to make the virtual assistant more responsive. It comes with a Low Power Mode that helps save energy during periods of non-activity. Further, the new device is made from 100% post-consumer recycled fabric, 100% recycled die-cast aluminum, and post-consumer recycled plastic. Plus, there’s an LED light ring at the base of the sphere. 

                    Both of these retain the same design as the standard Echo smart speaker. They feature a 1.6-inch front-firing speaker. Further, Amazon has added support for the tap-to-snooze feature on the new Echo Dot series speakers. As for the Echo Dot with clock, its display allows users to check time, temperature, timers, and alarms. The device is available in two color options – Glacier White and Twilight Blue. 

                    As mentioned before, the 4th gen Echo Dot has a regular list price of $50. However, it has received a $21 price-cut, and is selling for $29. On the other hand, the latest Echo Dot with clock has a list price of $60, and it is selling at a discount of 35%. You can purchase it for $39.

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                    Grab the foldable Motorola Razr 5G for $400 off this Black Friday

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                    Motorola introduced a clamshell foldable smartphone with nostalgic design and called it the RAZR. The company introduced its successor, the Razr 5G this year for around $1400. While the design mostly remains the same, it is a much more refined smartphone. The Motorola RAZR’s boxy design has been translated to curved glass at the rear, and aircraft-grade aluminum. Now, it is selling for $400 less! You can purchase the Motorola Razr 5G for $1000.

                    The RAZR 5G features a unique design that actually makes it feel like a clamshell instead of a regular phone with a hinge. It features a 6.2-inch plastic OLED (2,142×876 pixels) with a 21:9 aspect ratio. The crease is something you wouldn’t notice unless you happen to run your hand over it. There is a 2.7-inch secondary display. This not only saves you the effort to flip open the smartphone but also saves battery. The ease of checking notifications while sitting in a cafe with friends that you get here is priceless.

                    Motorola Razr 5G

                    The smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G SoC, paired with Adreno 620 GPU. It comes equipped with 256GB of internal storage with 8GB RAM. In my two-day usage, I didn’t come across any lags. The UI is smooth as ever, and works very well. In the optics department, the Motorola RAZR 5G sports a single rear camera of 48MP with f/1.7 aperture. Camera features include OIS, laser autofocus, and Quad Pixel technology for better low-light sensitivity. It can be used to click selfies as well. 

                    The clamshell foldable packs a 2,800mAh battery with support for 18W TurboPower fast charging. I can safely say that it lasted an entire day for me on normal usage. 

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                    Deal: OnePlus 8 Pro is selling at an all-time low for Black Friday

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                    OnePlus 8 Pro was the first flagship of the brand in 2020. The device was launched at $899 for the base variant and went up to $1000 for the 256 gigs model. Now, the latter is selling at a discount of $200, which translates to an all-time low of $800.

                    The OnePlus 8 Pro features a 6.78-inch big Fluid AMOLED display, which has a 3168 x 1440 pixel resolution at 513 PPI. It comes with a 120Hz refresh rate and 19.8:9 aspect ratio. It is covered with 3D Corning Gorilla Glass. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC, paired with X55 5G modem. It comes with LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.0 storage.

                    To review the gaming performance, I played Asphalt 9, COD Mobile, and PUBG Mobile on my OnePlus 8 Pro review unit. It runs the games at the highest graphics settings with no issues whatsoever. It ran PUBG at HDR graphics and Extreme framerates. The gaming experience was one of the best on an Android phone, thanks to the hardware prowess and 240Hz touch sampling rate, which makes everything seem swift. 

                    OnePlus 8 Pro

                    On the optics front, it sports a quad rear camera setup: a 48MP Sony IMX689 sensor with f/1.78 aperture and OIS + an 8MP telephoto lens with 3x hybrid zoom, an f/2.44 aperture, and OIS + a 48MP ultra-wide-angle lens with 120-degree field-of-view and an f/2.2 aperture + a 5MP color filter lens. The smartphone packs a 4,510mAh battery that supports 30W fast charging both wired and wireless. It gave me 6-7 hours of screen-on time while on QHD+ resolution at 120Hz refresh rate. You can extend the battery life by changing the resolution.

                    The OnePlus 8 Pro has a gorgeous display, good battery life, a decent set of cameras and fluid performance. It is a sweet deal for $800 for the 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant. Go grab it!

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                    Steal deal: Sennheiser HD450BT headphones are 50% off!

                    The Sennheiser HD 450BT were launched above $200. Soon after, they were selling for $199.99 and then $150 (sometimes). Now, on the occasion of Black Friday, the wireless Bluetooth headphones have gone down to $99.99! That’s straight 50% off on one of the best sounding headphones in the segment. This is a steal deal!

                    These headphones offer necessities from active noise cancellation to terrific battery life and good sound quality. They feature an all-plastic build but do not feel cheap. The plastic is smooth and condensed. Further, the Sennheiser HD 450BT weigh only 238 grams. I wore them for a stretch of three hours straight without feeling the need to take them off. The clamping force is tight enough without becoming uncomfortable. 

                    Sennheiser HD 450BT

                    The Sennheiser HD 450BT supports SBC, AAC, APTx, and APTx-LL, which helps lower the latency that at times wireless headphones suffer. I had no latency problems while watching videos on Netflix, YouTube, or Prime. Further, connection stability is good and I was able to listen to music while doing the dishes when my phone was kept in the other room 15 meters away.

                    The Sennheiser HD 450BT feature ANC, which is uncommon for a headphone priced under $150.

                    The sound performance is smooth, detailed, and the instruments don’t get lost in the mix. The Sennheiser HD 450BT feature ANC, which is uncommon for a headphone priced under $150 (you are now getting it for $99.99). Moreover, it can deliver up to 30 hours of playback time with ANC-on on a single charge. The battery life on these is excellent. It takes about two hours to charge from zero to full. 

                    With up-to-date tech like Bluetooth 5.0, APTx-LL, USB Type-C, and excellent battery life, good sound quality, and above-average ANC, the Sennheiser HD 450BT are an excellent deal for $100! Go grab them.

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                    Samsung may have revealed what we’re getting in future Galaxy phones

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                    Samsung was one of the first companies to step into the foldable phone market. Indeed, the devices are far from being perfect, and they still have a long way to go before they become the standard, but we can’t deny that they’re fantastic, and deep inside, we all wish we could have one in our pockets. Whatever the case, the South Korean tech giant is constantly working to improve, to deliver some of the best foldable devices available, and its display division has recently teased what could be the future of Samsung’s foldable phones.

                    Samsung Display has recently posted a couple of images that give us an idea of future foldable Galaxy devices. Renderings show us a phone with a triple folding panel that would easily transform into a tablet. Now, rumors have also mentioned that Samsung is working to make this idea a real working device. We also know that the company has several patents for tri-fold display panels, so we may get to see it in a not so distant future.

                    The second rendering shows what could be a new device with a rollable display, which doesn’t seem so crazy after the latest rumors of rollable devices from more than one company. However, this design seems to leave the rectangular phone design behind, and it would opt for a cylindrical stick from which a display would roll out. The best part is that Samsung has also been working on this idea, and it also possesses some patents that may also become real in the future.

                    We are also expecting changes in Samsung’s flagship devices next year, as the Galaxy Note series may disappear, and in its place, we could get a Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra and a Galaxy Z Fold 3 with stylus support, as well as a new device that could feature a rollable display.

                    Source SamMobile

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                    Galaxy Tab S7, our favorite Android tablet is selling for $150 with trade-in

                    The Black Friday deals are in full swing, and Samsung is jumping on the bandwagon too. It has discounts on several phones, TVs and tablets. The Galaxy Tab S7, which I quoted as “my favorite Android tablet” in our review is down from the usual price of $650. Moreover, Samsung is providing an extra $50 instant credit with its trade-in process.

                    As part of the trade-in, you can avail up to $400 instant credit and grab the Galaxy Tab S7 for as low as $150! Samsung is providing the highest instant discounts on the trade-in of the Galaxy Tab S6, Galaxy Note 10 series, Galaxy S10 Plus, iPhone 11 series, and the iPhone XS series. You’ll get a trade-in discount plus an instant rebate of $100.

                    The Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 sports a full metal build with brushed metal sides. It feels sturdy in the hand. The weight is distributed well enough to let you hold it in one hand while reading an eBook or browsing through the web. It features an 11-inch display that is housed within slim bezels. While the Plus variant gets an AMOLED display, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 features an 11-inch LCD. It comes with a resolution of 2,560 x 1,600, DCI-P3 color range, and a 120Hz refresh rate. It is color-rich, vivid, and bright.

                    Galaxy Tab S7

                    The device comes with AKG-tuned quad speakers that support Dolby Atmos. It is loud, and the sound is clear. Plus, the S-Pen comes right in the box with the Galaxy Tab S7. It sports a new design which makes it more comfortable to use. The low latency coupled with the 120Hz refresh rate makes my Surface Pen look ordinary. Further, Air Actions have been expanded to Smart select, Screen write, and more. What’s amazing about these is you can use them on any screen. It ships with Samsung’s OneUI 2.5 built on top of Android 10.

                    The tablet is powered by Qualcomm’s latest and greatest Snapdragon 865 Plus SoC, paired with Adreno 650 GPU. You get 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage in the base variant. It packs an 8,000mAh battery that supports 45W fast charging. However, Samsung doesn’t bundle the 45W fast charger in the box as it comes with a 15W charger.

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                    Apple’s latest M1 MacBook Pro, Mac mini, the Google Pixel 4 XL and more are on sale today

                    Black Friday is almost here, but the deals have been present since last week. Today we start our deal selection with the latest M1 powered Apple Mac mini. The Mac mini with an M1 processor is also on sale, as you can currently get it for $649 with $50 savings. It comes with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage space. The same $50 savings are applied to the latest M1 13-inch MacBook Pro with 256GB storage and 8GB RAM, leaving it at $1,250.

                    If you act fast, you can get the 12.9-inch iPad Pro with 256GB storage and LTE connectivity for $829. This deal is only good for today, so you may want to hurry. If you’re in the market for the latest 10.2-inch iPad, you can get it with 32GB storage for just $299 after a $30 discount.

                    Pixel 4a black friday deal

                    We also find some amazing deals on smartphones. You can currently get the Google Pixel 4 XL for $479, which translates to $420.99 instant savings. This is an unlocked device with 64GB storage in Clearly White. The OnePlus 8 Pro is getting a $200 discount at B&H, which leaves it at $800, but you can also add a coupon to save $50 more, leaving your new 256GB device with Dual-SIM for $750. However, if you can also find this deal over at Amazon, but without the $50 coupon. The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 with 512GB storage is also on sale, and you can get yours for just $579.

                    If you’re looking for a new smartwatch, the Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 with GPS is currently selling for $299 with $130 savings. The Garmin vivoactive 3 can be yours for $120 with a $130 discount.

                    Other deals include the 3-gen Google Chromecast for $19 with $11 savings, or you can get a smart kit with a Google Home mini, a Smart Light, and a Chromecast for just $44 with a $41 discount. You can also find a huge selection of Apple, and Nikon Black Friday deals directly from B&H. These deals include MacBooks, iPads, iMacs, DSLR cameras, mirrorless cameras, lenses, and more.

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                    Best Black Friday deals on Pixel phones, smart speakers and other Google products

                    The Black Friday deals are coming in left, right, and center. And if you’ve been planning to splurge on some of Google’s own smartphones and a few smart home appliances such as thermostats, WiFi routers, or even smart displays, you’re in luck. We’ve compiled a list of the best Black Friday deals on Pixel smartphones and other Google products that should be on your shopping list this festive season. Let’s get straight to it: 

                    1. Pixel 5

                    Pixel 5 is Google’s latest smartphone, but this one avoids the flagship price tag by opting for a mid-range processor while retaining the signature software experience and some great cameras. Talking about cameras, Google has finally added an ultra-wide camera to its smartphone and the results it produces have been acclaimed widely.

                      Google Pixel 5
                        Originally launched for an asking price of $699, Best Buy is currently selling the Pixel 5 at $100 discount, bringing the price down to $599.99 with instant activation for an unlocked unit. Even if you choose to activate later, the Pixel 5 can be yours at a discounted price of $650 only.

                      2. Pixel 4a

                      Looking for a great budget phone? The Pixel 4a might be the best option out there right now. From my own experience, I can tell you that this phone has a great build quality, a compact form factor, a beautiful OLED display, squeaky clean software, and unbelievably good cameras. Believe me when I say this, “Just buy it!”

                        Google Pixel 4a
                          The Pixel 4a made its debut carrying a price tag of $349, which was already great for what it offers. But thanks to the Black Friday discount, Best Buy has shaved $50 off its price and is selling it at $299 with same day activation. This one is a thoroughly good deal!

                        3. Google Nest WiFi Router 2 Pack

                        The second-generation Google Nest Wi-Fi router covers an area of 4400 square feet with a pack of two units and can handle up to 200 connected devices at once. You can count on it to support multiple 4K streams without a hitch. It seamlessly shifts connectivity from one unit to another as you walk into another room for a smooth network transition and is quite easy to set up.

                          Google Nest WiFi Router 2 Pack
                            A pack of two Nest Wi-Fi routers usually goes for $299, but right now, you can get your hands on the bundle at an almost 30% price cut, bringing the effective price down to just $219. If you're into Google's product ecosystem, you should check this deal out.

                          4. Google Nest Mini (2nd Generation)

                          The second-generation Nest Mini is a neat smart device to have on your study table or living room. It supports a wide range of music streaming services and can serve as a smart device control hub as well. The design is easy on the eyes and it doesn’t sound half-bad either. At its current price of just $19, it is an irresistible deal right now.

                            Google Nest Mini
                              The second-generation Nest Mini smart speaker usually goes for $49.99, but you can purchase it for a lowly sum of just $18.99 at Best Buy. At that price, there is little reason to not snag this device as part of your Black Friday shopping spree.

                            5. Google Nest Hub

                            Looking to dip your toes in the world of smart displays, but don’t know where to start without spending a fortune? The Google Nest Hub, with a sweet 45% Black Friday discount, is the best option right now. The 7-inch display is great for checking your calendar, navigation information, controlling smart home devices, calling friends, and even using it as a personalized album.

                              Google Nest Hub
                                The Google Nest Hub smart display has a regular street price of $90, but you can currently purchase it on Best Buy for just $49.99 as part of the Black Friday deals fest. And hey, pick the chalk color option as it looks really cool.

                              6. Google Home Max

                              Want a smart speaker that can deliver the smarts of Google Assistant, but can also double as a proper speaker to enjoy music and movies? If your answer is yes, the Google Home Max is the speaker you should bring home. And before you ask, it packs two high fidelity 4.5-inch woofers and a pair of tweeters to deliver an immersive experience. You can also set it up as part of a multi-room audio setup as well.

                                Google Home Max
                                  On a normal day, the Google Home Max will set you back by the $300, but thanks to the Black Friday festive discounts, you can get your hands on it at a sweet 50% discount, bringing the price down to just $149.99 at the time of writing this.

                                7. Stadia Premiere Edition

                                Stadia now has a great selection of games, and the library just keeps on expanding. If you’ve been waiting to try cloud-based game streaming, Stadia is the best option right now, with a tonne of offers and incentives at the moment. The best part? You can play all the AAA games on your tablet, Chromebook or PC without having to worry about hardware specifications. The Google Stadia Premiere Edition bundle includes the Google Chromecast Ultra, a power adapter with integrated cable, Stadia Controller and a USB C to USB A cable.

                                  Google Stadia Premiere Edition Bundle
                                    The Stadia Premiere Edition bundle is usually up for grabs at $99.99, but you can currently get it for just $74.99 from Best Buy. At that price, Stadia offers a really economical way to enjoy games without spending hundreds of dollars on a console or PC.

                                  You can check more Black Friday discounts on Google products here.

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                                  Apple shifts a portion of iPad and MacBook assembly from China to Vietnam

                                  The ongoing US-China trade war has been an ugly saga, involving everything from app bans over data security concerns, trade prohibitions over espionage charges using telecom equipment, and raised tariffs that have thrown the future of many companies into jeopardy. The latest company to face the heat is Apple, which has reportedly decided to shift the production of MacBooks and iPads to Vietnam, away from China. It must be noted that chief Apple supply partner – Foxconn – is only moving some iPad and MacBook assembly away from China, and not in its entirety.

                                  “The move was requested by Apple,” a person familiar with the recent developments was quoted as saying by Reuters. “It wants to diversify production following the trade war.” The major shift is reportedly inspired by encouragement from the US government to shift production away from China, prompting Taiwanese firms to look at other destinations such as Vietnam, India, and Mexico to continue serving their deep-pocket US partners such as Apple.

                                  Foxconn is headed towards Vietnam at Apple's request

                                  “Foxconn is building assembly lines for Apple’s iPad tablet and MacBook laptop at its plant in Vietnam’s northeastern Bac Giang province,” the report added. Foxconn’s new assembly line in Vietnam for making MacBooks and iPads is said to become operational in 2021’s first half. However, it is unclear how big a chunk of iPad and MacBook assembly Foxconn is migrating from China to Vietnam. 

                                  Foxconn has not shared any details regarding the move, but the company’s latest $270 million investment for setting up a new subsidiary that goes by the name FuKang Technology Co Ltd is reportedly a part of the expansion plans in Vietnam. It is interesting to note that all iPads are exclusively made in China, so this would mark the first time that their assembly is being done out of the country. 

                                  Foxconn’s factory in Vietnam will reportedly be used to make TVs for Sony and a few other devices such as keyboards as well. However, Vietnam is not the only country that will serve the purpose of diversifying the production of Apple devices away from China. Foxconn is reportedly investing a billion dollars to expand its facility in India and bolster iPhone production in the country.

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                                  Huawei launches special grants initiative for games

                                  Huawei has announced that AppGallery, the official application distribution platform for Huawei devices, has launched a special grants initiative for games. The AppGallery has over 500 million monthly active users and 2 million registered developers. It has become one of the top 3 largest app marketplaces globally by launching in over 170 countries and covering 18 app categories, AppGallery offers small and large developers a global platform to launch and grow their games.

                                  Huawei has announced plans to provide additional support for the Indie games community acquisition price pool worth €30,000, VIP technical support, and new featured ‘indie games’ placements on AppGallery.

                                  All games published on AppGallery through Unity Distribution Portal from 19 November to 14 December 2020 will be eligible to receive special grants including: 

                                  • 85% IAP revenue share for game developers for the first 2 years.
                                  • VIP technical support during the on-boarding process.
                                  • Top 30 indie games will receive Huawei Ad Platform credit worth €1,000 and support to launch their first campaign.
                                  • Top indie games will also be featured on a special ‘Indie Game’ slot on the AppGallery store.

                                  Dr. Jaime Gonzalo, VP of HUAWEI Consumer Mobile Services in Europe, described the initiative as “an important step in Huawei’s continued commitment and investment in the developer community. The mobile games industry has shown incredible growth over the last few years and we are delighted to be able to support more Indie developers and studios in bringing their games to the market”.

                                  To participate in the grant program, developers can create their Huawei Developer account and submit their game to AppGallery through the Unity Distribution Portal by December 14. To submit a game, you can click here.

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