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Everything We’ve Written About That’s on Sale for Prime Day

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It’s Prime Day! For the next 36 hours, scads and scads of things are going to be on sale on Amazon (but only if you’re a member! You can get a free 30-day trial if you’re not one yet). But if you’re not sure where to start, we’re here to help — below, a roundup of all the Strat-approved things that are now on sale, many of which are at the lowest prices they’ll be all year. Note that everything will be on sale only until supplies last, so don’t dillydally. Be sure to check our Prime Day hub for the best deals and follow us on Twitter for up-to-the-minute action. We’ll be updating this throughout the next day and a half as things continue to go on sale.

Bose QuietComfort 25 Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones
$125 at Amazon

The OG noise-canceling headphones. They’re a favorite of Lauren Weisberger for blocking out noise while writing, and Select All tech writer Jake Swearingen is a fan of the wireless version.

Philips Sonicare Diamond Clean Classic Rechargeable 5 Brushing Modes, Electric Toothbrush
$100 at Amazon

We love a Sonicare around here — the gold standard of electric toothbrushes is both handsome and good for travel. It’s also expensive, so snatch up this one on sale today.

YETI Hopper TWO Portable Cooler
$175 at Amazon

We’re big proponents of the high-quality and notoriously expensive YETI — and this one is now just $175.

Philips HD9220/28 Viva Airfryer
$100 at Amazon

If you’ve been considering an air fryer (for the taste of fried with less guilt), this highly rated version is on sale.

Sonos One
$199 at Amazon

The smart speaker that actually sounds good — and in a very specific type of deal, you get a $50 Amazon card, too.

Bose SoundLink Micro Bluetooth speaker
$69 at Amazon

Perhaps the smallest and coolest Bluetooth speaker, adored by André Aciman (and us, too).

COLOR WOW Root Cover Up
$25 at Amazon

This root cover-up delivered incredible results for our beauty writer Rio Viera-Newton’s mom — and now it’s on sale.

23andMe DNA Test
$100 at Amazon

Curious about your family history? The at-home DNA kit is half off.

Ninja Professional 72oz Countertop Blender
$50 at Amazon

The affordable alternative to the Vitamix is even more affordable today — use it for smoothies, soups, and juices.

LectroFan High Fidelity White Noise Machine
$35 at Amazon

The beloved LectroFan white-noise machine (thousands of reviewers can’t be wrong) is very cheap today.

Tuft & Needle Queen Mattress
$459 at Amazon

If you’re in the market for a mattress, you might want to consider the extra-firm Tuft & Needle.

Delsey Luggage Helium Aero
$70 at Amazon

Amazon reviewers go nuts over this spinning luggage, and now it’s 30 percent off.

Halo SleepSack 100% Cotton Swaddle
$17 at Amazon

Writer Julia McVeigh tried almost all the swaddles out there and considered the Halo SleepSack one of the best.

Costa Farms Premium Live Indoor Aloe Plant, Two-Toned White & Gold Modern Ceramic Decorator Pot
$20 at Amazon

Regular Strat readers already know you can buy plants on Amazon — now they’re on sale, too. If you’re not into aloe, there’s also the choice of hanging ferns or dieffenbachia.

Bonavita 1.0L Electric Kettle Featuring Gooseneck Spout
$28 at Amazon

Are you into tea or pour-over coffee? The experts recommend this stainless-steel Bonavita model with a perfect-for-pouring gooseneck spout and an electric base.

Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless Stick Vacuum Cleaner
$365 at Amazon

We’re big fans of Dyson vacuums around here (see our review of the V10), and so is Suze Orman, who swears by the rarely discounted V8 that’s on sale today.

Waterpik ADA Accepted WP-662 Aquarius Water Flosser
$40 at Amazon

This dentist-recommended water pick is half off, for all the lazy flossers.

Ecovacs Deebot N79S Robot Vacuum Cleaner
$160 at Amazon

If you’ve been thinking about getting a robot vacuum but have been put off by the price, this raved-about one is very cheap today only.

iRobot Roomba 671 Robot Vacuum
$230 at Amazon

Technically, we have not written about this exact Roomba model, but we have written about its slightly more expensive cousin, which is not on sale today. Go for this one.

Braun Silk-épil 9 9-961V Women’s Epilator, Electric Hair Removal
$113 at Amazon

The incredibly smoothing powers of the Braun epilator have been discussed on Strat before (our writer stopped getting waxes and saved thousands of dollars) — it’s now more than 50 bucks cheaper.

Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote
$20 at Amazon

A quick and easy one if you’re thinking about cutting the cord — or if you just want to get a jump on stocking stuffers: The Amazon Fire Stick is half off.

Fitbit Alta HR, Blue/Gray
$90 at Amazon

If you’re looking to track your activity, the Fitbit Alta is cheaper than we’ve seen it in a while.

Petcube Bites Pet Camera With Treat Dispenser
$103 at Amazon

The Petcube Bites, a treat-dispensing camera that lets you keep an eye on your dog or cat while you’re at work, is $146 off.

Skip Hop Baby Infant and Toddler Camping Cubs Activity Gym
$56 at Amazon

The experts recommend this baby mat because “it features loads of fun textures and a tummy-time pillow shaped like a sleeping bear.”

Skip Hop Moonlight & Melodies Crib Soother and Baby Night Light
$25 at Amazon

When it comes to the best stuff for traveling with a baby, this little crib soother and night-light is a godsend.

FlexiSpot M2B Standing Desk
$225 at Amazon

A very beloved standing desk.

Google WiFi system
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Google WiFi system
$99 at Amazon

The all-around reviews on the Google Wi-Fi system are stellar — no more dead spots in the apartment. For bigger homes, you can get a three-pack system for 20 percent off, too.

Philips Norelco Beard Trimmer BT7215/49
$50 at Amazon

One of Strategist’s best-selling products — this beard trimmer that our writer Kurt Soller calls his very favorite — is now much cheaper.

ChefSteps Joule Sous Vide, All-White
$179 at Amazon

If you’ve been considering a Joule sous-vide machine, let us (and Grub Street editor Alan Sytsma) tell you that’s a very good idea.

Echo Dot 2nd Generation
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Echo Dot 2nd Generation
$30 at Amazon

Wanna dip your toe into smart home? Try the Echo Dot, the entry-level speaker that’s the cheapest it’s been since Cyber Monday.

Ring Video Doorbell Pro
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Ring Video Doorbell Pro
$174 at Amazon

The Ring smart doorbell, which we’ve written about before, lets you see whomever’s at your door via your smartphone, and it’s $75 off at the moment.

Burt’s Bees Baby - Solid Fitted Crib Sheet
$13 at Amazon

Baby sheets made in organic cotton from our Baby Google Doc.

i play. Baby & Toddler Brim Sun Protection Hat
From $8 at Amazon

One more from the Google Doc, a protective hat for baby.

Gerber Unisex-baby Newborn
$6 at Amazon

Another baby essential: this shirt.

Core 10 Women’s ‘Build Your Own’ Yoga Pant Full-Length Legging
$39 at Amazon

Our writer fell in love with these customizable leggings, and now they’re 40 percent off.

Amazon Echo Plus
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Amazon Echo Plus
$100 at Amazon

The Amazon Echo Plus is 39 percent off, so you can get a brand-new one for just $100.

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite
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Amazon Kindle Paperwhite
$80 at Amazon

If you don’t have one already, now’s the time to get a Kindle — the Paperwhite (which is our favorite for its lighted screen) is just $80 (down from $120).

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Everything We’ve Written About That’s on Sale for Prime Day