Deal: Rugged Casio WSD-F10 smartwatch is 22% off on Amazon

Casio launched its latest rugged smartwatch, the WSD-F20 about two months ago. Also known as Pro Trek, it’s the first Casio smartwatch to ship with Android Wear 2.0 on board.

The smartwatch costs around $500 and can be had from just about any major retailer in the United States. However, if you can’t afford the newest Casio smartwatch, you might want to settle for the previous Casio WSD-F10 smartwatch, which is now on sale on Amazon.

Customers can purchase the WSD-F10 for just $309.85, a 22% discount. The offer is available for a limited time, and it only …


PSA: Don't buy the OnePlus 5 via Amazon (US)

If you didn’t manage to pre-order a OnePlus 5 on the day of its announcement, and you can’t make it to one of OnePlus’ pop-up events, perhaps you’re tempted to buy the phone via Amazon, seeing as it’s available (in the US) via several third-party sellers. However, we certainly don’t advise you to purchase the handset through Amazon, as this is not the official channel to get it from.

Right now, the US version of the OnePlus 5 – warranty included – can be found on Amazon for the insane prices of $779 (64 GB model), or $899 (128 GB model). The phone’s international …

Deal: Take $50.99 off the Sony Xperia XA1 at Amazon


How would you like to save $50.99 on the unlocked 32GB Sony Xperia XA1? We thought you’d say that. Here’s the deal. A third party seller is offering the handset through Amazon at a price of  $249. That is a 17% discount. Now, with only a handful of units left, there is the possibility that the phone will be all sold soon. But the good news is that if you are too late and this deal is closed out, Amazon will sell you the device for $259.42. At that price, you are still saving $40.57 or 13.5%.

The Sony Xperia XA1 features a 5-inch LCD display carrying a 720 x 1280 HD resolution. Under …

Amazon Dash Wand free for Prime members (after rebate)

Just under a week before the June 28th release of the Amazon’s Echo Show, the company has made
their Dash Wand available for Prime members. Priced at $20, the marker-sized
device is equipped with Amazon’s Alexa voice-assistant, as well as a barcode
scanner, giving users two simple and effective ways to order products. While
the device does not stream music, it does in fact interface with smart home
devices, such as lights, locks, and other IoT devices.

 

Best of all, Prime members who order now will receive a $20
credit on their account after registering their product. The credit …

Amazon patent blocks consumers from comparing prices online while inside a store

Consumers shopping for books at Borders often use their phones or tablets to do a bit of comparison shopping by calling up Amazon’s website. There is no telling how much business Amazon has generated this way. Ironically, Amazon has recently received a patent for an algorithm making it harder for shoppers to check out competitors’ pricing online while at an Amazon owned retail store.

The patent makes it more difficult for a shopper hooked up to the store’s Wi-Fi network to visit the website belonging to an Amazon competitor. The Physical Store Online Shopping Control patent analyzes …

Echo and Echo Dot smart speakers get discounted by Amazon once again

Keep missing out on Amazon Echo details? Fret not, there’s another one for you! The retailer has discounted its Echo and Echo Dot smart speakers to sweeten up the purchase. Amazon is taking $40 off the regular Echo speaker, selling it for $140 in both black and white versions. Meanwhile, the Echo Dot is discounted by $10, coming down to $40.

You ought to know the difference between the two speakers, of course, seeing that the one costs $100 more than the other. The Echo is a big, tube-like speaker that’s able to play your favorite Spotify tunes (also Pandora, Prime …

Deal: Get the unlocked Moto Z for $499.99 (28% off) on Amazon and Motorola

The Moto Z was on sale last month for just $499.99, a $200 discount that you could get on Motorola’s online store. On top of that, the U.S. company also offered free Moto Care Protection, which usually costs $20.

If you missed that deal, but still looking to buy the unlocked Moto Z, Motorola and Amazon are running similar deals sans the free Moto Care Protection service.

So, for a limited time, you can purchase the unlocked Moto Z for just $499.99 (28% off) on Amazon. Customers who decide to buy the phone via Motorola’s online store will have to apply a …

Amazon has big sale for Father's Day on Alexa powered Echo devices and Kindle e-readers

With Father’s Day a week from today, Amazon has some deals on one of the most popular devices in tech, the smart speaker. The Amazon Echo is normally priced at $179.99, but can be purchased at the moment for $139.99. That is a $40 or 22% savings off the original price. The Amazon Tap, normally $129.99, is now 30% off at $99.99. Thanks to the new hands-free mode, you can now use your voice to ask Alexa a question on the Tap, just like the way it is done on the original Echo. Lastly, the Amazon Dot looks like an overgrown hockey puck, and is priced at $39.99 for a $10 savings. That is 20% off the …

Deal: LG Watch Style on sale for just $179.99 (28% off) on Amazon and Best Buy

One of the first two Google smartwatches, the LG Watch Style is now on sale in the United States. Built by LG, the Watch Style and Watch Sport are the first smartwatches to ship with Android Wear 2.0 on board.

The cheapest of the two, LG Watch Style is usually available for purchase for $249, but Amazon and Best Buy have a better deal on the smartwatch. For a limited time, customers will be able to save $70 (28%) when they purchase the LG Watch Style on Amazon or Best Buy.

The smartwatch is available in three color options: Titanium, Rose Gold and Silver. …

HTC U11 is now shipping in the US, also available at Sprint and Amazon

Ready to squeeze an HTC U11? Well, if you have pre-ordered one in the US, you are about to get it soon because HTC’s latest flagship is finally shipping. And demand for it seems to be exceeding what HTC can supply, seeing that at HTC.com, the smartphone is now out of stock, with new shipments expected in two to four weeks. 

Yet if you want one badly, Sprint has the HTC U11 available online and at its retail stores. The unlocked version of the HTC U11, compatible with Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile, is also sold at Amazon for $649 where it is listed as “in …