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Whether you’re looking to kickstart a smart home or expand the one you have, Best Buy has solid deals on a number of devices that could fit well into any setup. The electronics giant is kicking off the month with discounts on devices from Amazon, Google, Arlo and more.
Best Buy and others should have lots of sales throughout the month leading up to, but the prices debuted Monday morning are solid deals worth grabbing. Below, you’ll find our current favorite deals in the smart home space. Looking for more sales? Check out , some and .
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The Pro 4 is our favorite outdoor security camera thanks to its versatile features and clever design. This bundle nets you a three-pack. Best Buy had a similar deal last week.
The Nest Audio is Google’s highest performance smart speaker, now that the Home Max is discontinued. It’s a nice-sounding speaker that does everything the Nest Mini does, but with more oomph. Stereo pairing with two of these speakers sounds great. However, if you’re not looking for premium audio, the Nest Mini will still likely meet all your needs.
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The second-gen version of Google’s Nest Hub was briefly on sale for $50. That promotion has ended, but Google is promising a return of the 50% discount beginning Nov. 18. This Nest Hub is one of our favorite smart displays and includes touchless sleep tracking in addition to the usual voice commands and smart home controls.
The Nest Doorbell (battery) was briefly on sale for $130. That promotion has ended, but according to Google the $50 discount will return, beginning Nov. 18. This is Google’s newest Nest smart doorbell. It has a new design and is battery powered. You’ll get two-way talk, high-def resolution, a 145-degree field of view with a 3:4 aspect ratio, smart alerts, facial recognition and more.
The newest Amazon Echo sports a spiffy design alongside built-in antennas to help you set up your peripheral smart home gadgets. It even has decent sound quality for its size, especially if you pair it with another Echo, which is super easy. It’s definitely worth getting over the smaller Echo Dot.
Amazon’s Echo Auto puts Alexa in your car. If you own an older car, this gadget (normally $50) lets you request songs or playlists with Amazon Music, Spotify or other Alexa-connected services, check traffic on the way home and make hands-free calls.
This may not be the biggest sale of the season on the Echo Dot, but it’s a solid option at 30% off if you don’t want to wait it out for a better deal. This latest version of the Echo Dot is the smartest and best-sounding yet.