Get your Black Friday shopping done early! Amazon has dropped a ton of early deals on devices – including the Echo Dot for just £18.99 and the Fire HD 8 Tablet for better-than-half-price
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The Amazon Black Friday 2021 sale is here and if you’ve been considering buying a smart display or a smart speaker with Alexa then there’s never been a better time to invest.
Amazon has slashed the price of some of its bestselling gadgets and devices, with discounts of up to 56 per cent, so you can make your home smarter for less.
In fact, this Black Friday sale has some of the cheapest prices we’ve ever seen for Amazon devices, including just £18.99 for the Echo Dot, the Fire HD 8 Tablet for £39.99 and the Echo Show 5 for just £39.99.
Whether you’re aiming to raise your home’s IQ with the help of Alexa or simply looking for a good way to surf the web and watch your favourite shows on the go, there is plenty of choice out there.
Amazon’s most popular smart speaker is now a massive 53 per cent off for Black Friday – that means you can snap up the smart speaker with Alexa for under £20.
It enables you to voice control your music using Alexa and stream songs from Amazon Music, Spotify and others, as well as listen to audiobooks from Audible.
With a neat and compact 5.5-inch touch screen display, the Echo Show 5 helps control your smart home devices, plays TV programmes and films via Prime Video, Netflix and more, and connects with friends and family. It has Alexa built-in and is perfectly sized for a bedside table or kitchen counter-top.
The Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote is now just £19.99 on Amazon – a saving of £20. With this TV stick you can enjoy brilliant picture with access to 4K Ultra HD, Dolby Vision, HDR, and HDR10+.
Users can also launch and control their favourite movies and TV shows with the Alexa Voice Remote. Use the dedicated power, volume and mute buttons to control your compatible TV, soundbar and receiver.
The Fire HD 8 Tablet is now the cheapest price we’ve seen it for on Amazon, with a saving of £50 off the RRP.
With its 8-inch display and 32GB storage capacity, the Fire HD 8 tablet is great for reading, browsing the web, watching your favoruite shows and films on Netflix and listening to music.
It now comes with USB C for easier charging and is 30 per cent faster thanks to its 2.0 GHz quad-core processor.
The Echo Auto is currently the cheapest price it’s been on Amazon. It allows drivers to play music, check the news and make calls without taking their hands off the wheel or eyes off the road.
Just like the rest of the Amazon Echo smart speaker range, the Echo Auto lets you connect to Alexa. The device works through your phone’s Alexa app and plays through your car’s speakers via Bluetooth or an auxiliary input jack.
If you’ve been contemplating investing in a HD wired video doorbell then you’re in luck the Ring Video Doorbell Wired by Amazon + Echo Dot (3rd Gen) is now half-price.
The smart bundle contains the bestselling Echo Dot and Ring doorbell with full HD camera with a 155-degree field of view that can detect and record motion with alerts.
If you love to read, you’ll be pleased to hear that Amazon has slashed the price of the customer-loved Kindle Paperwhite by £70.
The bestselling e-reader has received over 33,000 five-star ratings from shoppers who rave about its compact size, adjustable light, and glare-free screen.
The Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet is half price on the site right now, which is a brilliant saving of £70.
The tablet holds thousands of books, movies, TV shows, games and audiobooks, all of which you can stream through WiFi or download. It is ideal for keeping your kids occupied during long car journeys.
The Echo Buds 2nd generation have been upgraded to include active noise cancellation, which cleverly blocks out background noise to help immerse you in your music or podcasts.
Thanks to the advanced microphones, you also get hands-free access to Alexa – no tapping required. You can ask Alexa to skip songs, resume reading, turn up the volume and even set reminders.