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Labor Day weekend is an amazing time to shop because pretty much everyone has a good sale going, and that, shockingly, includes Amazon. But unlike most retailers, Amazon isn’t offering a sweeping sitewide discount. Instead, if you want to find a good deal from the online giant, you have to do some digging. And here at Reviewed, we’re quite good at researching deals. We use our product expertise and test results, as well as customer reviews, price histories, and a few other tricks to determine which deals are actually worth your time, then we rank them based on how impressive they are and how good the products are to bring you the 5 top deals of the day.
More: The best Labor Day sales and deals you can already get
1. Under $30: Everyone’s favorite Alexa device
The Echo Dot is, hands down, the most popular Echo smart speaker. It’s small size and delightfully affordable price make it great for virtually everyone and every room, and we even named it one of the best you can get. I keep mine in my bathroom! The sound quality isn’t as great as you’ll get on pricier Alexa speakers, but you can connect it to a Bluetooth speaker (see #3 on this list!) if you want.
Right now, the Dot is down from its typical $50 to just $29.99. This is not the best price we’ve seen—that was on Prime Day when it sold for $22. But if you need a gift for someone or don’t want to wait for Black Friday to maybe save $8, we think today’s sale price is perfect. Plus if you use the code DOT3PK, you can get three of them for $69.97. If the Dot was full price, that’d be a savings of $80—what?!—and even at this sale price, it’s still a $20 discount.
Get the Amazon Echo Dot Smart Speaker for $29.99 (Save $20)
2. Lowest price: A Dyson vacuum under $200
If you’ve always wanted a Dyson vacuum, or you’re just utterly sick of lugging around your heavy, old upright, this sale is the perfect chance to seriously upgrade your life. Getting a Dyson typically means you’re going to spend more than you’d like, but the Dyson V7 Animal cordless stick vacuum is a great, affordable choice. It typically retails for $380 at full price or $300 on sale, but right now it’s back to the best price we’ve ever see, just under $200.
Get the Dyson V7 Animal Cordless Stick Vacuum for $189.99 (Save $110)
3. Under $25: Our favorite portable Bluetooth speaker
You can’t throw a Labor Day bash without music. I mean a beach day or group hangout isn’t complete without some tunes filling in the awkward silence, and you’re going to a speaker that has a great battery life and is portable, so you can take the party inside. Right now, you can get our favorite affordable Bluetooth speaker for one of its lowest prices in the color black. We love this speaker because it has great sound, 24 hours of battery life, is pretty reliable no matter where you bring it. At this price, you have no excuse but to turn up the jams.
Get the Anker Soundcore Bluetooth Speaker for $22.94 (Save $5.05)
4. Under $13: Face masks to last through fall and winter
With the seasons about to change, it’s time to start thinking about your cold weather skincare routine, and Amazon’s got a Deal of the Day on a slew of highly rated face masks, with the highest price only $12.62 for a bundle of four bottles of different types of face mask goop (typically $17). There are also sheet mask packs and sets that come with an application brush, and even a bottle of Psssst! dry shampoo that’s only $5.59 (typically $12)
Find your new favorite face masks for $12.62 or less
5. Lowest price: The best robot vacuum we’ve ever tested
Robot vacuums are great for keeping floors nice and tidy each and every day, but they come with one major flaw—the fact that you have to empty out their dirt bins all the time. It may seem small, but it becomes some extra work over time. Thankfully, the iRobot Roomba i7+ solved that problem because it can actually empty its dirt bin all by itself and keep on vacuuming. It impressed us so much that it scored a perfect 10.0 in our lab tests, making it the best robot vacuum we’ve ever tested.
More: Check out all the iRobot Roomba deals for Labor Day
This robot vacuum usually retails for a staggering $1,099, but you can save $150 right now, which brings it back to its lowest price. This WiFi-enabled vac also uses smart technology to learn and map out your home, and you can customize how it cleans your home right from an app. If you want to take your laziness up a notch, this is the time to do it.
Get the iRobot Roomba i7+ for $948 (Save $151)
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