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Nintendo’s ‘Ring Fit Adventure’ drops to $55, plus the rest of the week’s best tech deals

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This week brought deals on Apple devices, gaming hardware and more. The Mac Mini M1 remains on sale for $600 while the 3rd generation AirPods are down to an all-time low of $140. by Nintendo Ring shaped adventure is back in stock and $25 off, while you can still get a one-year Switch Online Family Membership plus a microSD card for 50% off. Here are this week’s best tech deals you can still get today.

nintendo Ring shaped adventure

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the Ring shaped adventure is back on sale for $55, which is $25 off its regular price. It’s a good option for Switch owners who want to practice more in the new year but don’t want to go outside to do so. Attach Joy-Cons to the included ring and leg strap so the game can register your movements as it has you do things like squats and crunches to progress through a fantasy world, defeat enemies and more.

Buy Ring Fit Adventure on Amazon – $55

AirPods (3rd generation)

Apple has totally overhauled the AirPods for the third generation version with the biggest changes coming in design and audio quality.

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Apple’s latest AirPods are currently on sale for $140, which is 22% off their regular price. These are the company’s new headphones and we gave them an 88 rating for their improved design, better audio quality and long battery life.

Buy AirPods (3rd Gen) on Amazon – $140

MacBook Pro M1 2020

Apple's latest MacBook Pro with an M1 chip.

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The 2020 MacBook Pro M1 remains $150 off, bringing the model with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage down to $1,150. It’s not the last MacBook Pro with Apple’s recently released high-end processors, but it’s still a viable option. We gave it an 84 rating for its fast performance, beautiful display, and long battery life of 16.5 hours.

Buy the 2020 MacBook Pro M1 on Amazon – $1,150

Mac Mini M1

Apple Mac mini


The base Mac Mini M1 is $100 off through a sale and an additional coupon, bringing it down to $600. This model runs on the M1 chipset with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. This is Apple’s most affordable M1 machine, making it a good option if you need an upgraded desktop computer.

Buy Mac Mini on Amazon – $600

Nintendo Switch Online Bundle

SanDisk 128GB Nintendo Switch microSD card


Amazon still has a bundle that includes a one-year Switch Online Family Membership and a 128GB SanDisk microSD card for $35. You essentially get the microSD card for free here, and the family membership gives eight people access to online play, cloud data storage, and a library of NES and SNES games to play whenever you want.

Buy the Switch Online Bundle from Amazon – $35

Samsung Galaxy Buds 2

Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 revive

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The Galaxy Buds 2 are down $100 right now, which is $50 off their regular price. We gave them a score of 84 for their improved sound quality, adjustable ambient sound mode, comfortable design, and wireless charging support.

Buy Galaxy Buds 2 at Woot – $100

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE pre-orders on Amazon come with a $100 gift card


Samsung’s latest smartphone, the Galaxy S21 FE, is officially available and starting to ship and Amazon is launching a $100 gift card if you order the handset through the online retailer. We briefly tested the FE at CES 2022 and called it “last year’s no-frills flagship,” and it features a 5-nanometer processor, 120Hz display, 32-megapixel front camera, bigger battery and more.

Buy the Galaxy S21 FE bundle on Amazon – $700

Google NestAudio

The Nest Audio smart speaker is down to $75, which is $25 off its regular price. While not quite as good as its Black Friday price, it’s still a good discount on one of our favorite smart speakers. It earned us an 87 rating for its excellent audio quality, stereo mode, and minimalist design. You can also pick up the Nest Mini for just $25.

Buy Nest Audio at Best Buy – $75

Google News Hub (2nd generation)

The second-gen Nest Hub has been discounted to $60, which is $40 less than its regular price. It’s also only $10 more than during the holiday season. We gave it an 89 for its beautiful 7-inch screen, improved performance and audio quality, and new sleep tracking feature.

Buy Nest Hub (2nd Gen) at Best Buy: $60

Withings Body+ connected scale



The Body+ smart scale from Withings is 41% off for today only as part of a daily deal at Amazon that includes a number of other similar scales. Withings’ gadget connects to Wi-Fi and tracks things like your weight change, body fat and water percentage, muscle and bone mass, and more.

Buy Body+ Smart Scale on Amazon – $59


Engadget readers can get a total of two free audiobooks when signing up for, the audiobook subscription service that supports local bookstores. As with Audible, a subscription costs $15 per month and gives you one audiobook credit per month, plus 30% off any audiobooks you purchase a la carte.

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New technological offers

echo show 5

The second-gen Echo Show 5 is on sale for $45, which is 47% off its regular price. Not much has changed between the first and second generation, but that’s okay. We gave the latest model a score of 85 for its good sound quality, snooze function and quaint design.

Buy Echo Show 5 (2nd Gen) on Amazon – $45

Wyze Camera v3

The Wyze Cam v3 with Spotlight Kit is 32% off, bringing it down to $36. It’s one of the easiest to use and affordable smart security cameras out there, and the floodlight kit will make it more useful as an outdoor camera at night.

Buy Wyze Cam v3 on Amazon – $36


HBO Max is running a sale through January 25 that cuts its monthly plans by 20%. That means you can get the service with ads for $8 a month or the ad-free tier for $12 a month, both discounted for a year. Current HBO Max subscribers can’t take advantage of the offer, but if you recently canceled and wanted to come back, you should be able to get the discount.

Subscribe to HBO Max from $8/month

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