These Holiday Gift Deals Can Still Beat Your Christmas Deadline
We’re in the final week before Christmas. If you’re still looking for gifts to arrive by 12/25, then your options are going to get more and more limited quickly. That said, it’s still not too late to pick up a great deal on some excellent gift ideas that will still make it in time without having to pay extra for shipping. That includes Apple gift cards, Harry Potter movies, AirPods earbuds, and more. Check out all the deals below.
Buy a $100 Apple Gift Card, Get $10 Amazon Credit
There aren’t many gifts as convenient as a gift card, especially this close to Christmas! Amazon is offering a free $10 credit when you purchase a $100 Apple egift card. The credit will be applied to your account once you receive the Apple gift card. The Apple gift card can be used to redeem pretty much anything on Apple’s site, including products, accessories, apps, games, music, movies, TV shows, and more. Spend it on in-app content, books, subscriptions and even iCloud storage to secure files from all your Apple devices.
2nd Gen Apple AirPods Pro for $199.99
The Apple AirPods Pro is back in stock on Amazon for the same price we saw on Black Friday, and you can still get it before Chrsitmas! The AirPods Pro is one of the best sounding « truly wireless » earbuds you’ll find, especially at this price point. « Truly wireless » earbuds have no wires whatsoever, even to each other. In addition to the excellent sound quality, the AirPods Pro is the only AirPods earbuds with active noise cancelling technology. That, combined with the inherent nature of in-ear earbuds, means that the AirPods Pro will provide better noise isolation than over-ear headphones.
Harry Potter 8-Film Collection (4K + Blu-ray)
Starting today, you can save up to 66% off the Harry Potter 8-Movie Collection, which includes both 4K UHD and Blu-ray copies of all eight original Harry Potter movies. It’s an especially good deal for anyone lucky enough to have picked up a PS5 or Xbox Series X, as both machines can play ultra high-def discs. In fact, you may want to grab it even if you plan on getting a next-gen console later, because it includes the complete set on Blu-ray as well.
PS5 God of War Bundle in Stock
The PlayStation 5 console is, thankfully, getting a little easier to find this holiday season. It’s still sold out at most places, but not all. Walmart has the PS5 Disc Edition console bundle with God of War: Ragnarok in stock right now. There’s no queue or invitations to wait for. No guarantees that it will stay in stock for much longer.
Bose QuietComfort 45 Over-Ear Headphones
The Bose QC45 is marked down to $229, which is actually $20 cheaper than what we saw on Black Friday or Cyber Monday. The Bose QC 45 is the newest model in the QuietComfort noise cancelling headphone lineup. This is the first of the QuietComfort headphones to finally eschew the legacy Micro USB connector in favor of USB Type-C. The QC45 boasts up to 24 hours of battery life on a single charge, and charging for 15 minutes will give you another 3 hours of playback. It most other respects it feels and looks almost identical to the QC35. If it ain’t broke, why fix it?
$50 Off Meta Quest 2 VR Headset Plus 2 Free Games: Beat Saber and Resident Evil 4
If you haven’t yet jumped onto the VR bandwagon, there’s still time to take advantage of one of the last remaining Black Friday gaming deals. The Meta Quest 2 VR headset is still available for $349 at Walmart. That’s a $50 discount from MSRP and you also get two free games: Beat Saber and Resident Evil 4. That easily makes up for the price hike from earlier this year and probably makes it even better, since Beat Saber is a game you absolutely want in your VR library and Resident Evil 4 is still one of the best VR horror titles out there.
Bowflex SelectTech Adjustable Dumbbells for $299
Best Buy has the best price on a pair of Bowflex SelectTech 552 adjustable dumbbells and if you select in-store pickup, you can receive it before Christmas. If you’re a MyBestBuy member (signing up is free), you can pick them up right now for only $299.99! Each dumbbell is adjustable from 5 pounds all the way to 52.5 pounds, or a total of 105 pounds for both dumbbells. This is a excellent practical gift for the muscleheads in your family.
Horizon Forbidden West for PS4/PS5 for $29.99
Horizon Forbidden West is currently $29.99 for the PS4 edition at Best Buy. PS5 gamers can take advantage of the fact that the PS5 upgrade is completely free. Normally you’d be paying $69.99 for the actual PS5 game disc. Horizon Forbidden West is one of the PS5’s must-buy games of 2022. We awarded it a 9/10 score and was one of our nominations for Game of the Year. You should receive the game by Christmas even if you choose delivery.
NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV Pro for $174.99
The Shield Pro is one of the most powerful and versatile streamers on the market. It features an NVIDA Tegra X1 CPU (the same processor found in the Nintendo Switch), 3GB of RAM, and 16GB of built-in storage. It’s capable of handling 4K video with Dolby Vision HDR as well as Dolby Atmos and Dolby Digital Plus audio. It’s also one of the few streaming devices that supports GeForce Now and it can be used as a Plex server.
Buy an Echo Show 8, Get a Free Echo Show 5
One of the best Amazon Echo deals of Black Friday and Cyber Monday is still available. You can save 46% off the very popular and well-reviewed Echo Show 8 for $69.99 (normally $130) and you will receive a free Echo Show 5 Kids Edition, which currently sells for $39.99. That’s a pretty phenomenal deal for what are essentially an Echo Dot and Echo with convenient displays attached to them.
More Holiday Gift Deals
Although the majority of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals have come and gone, there are still some straggler deals that are definitely worth your attention. Note that these deals may not arrive by Christmas.