Today’s best deals: Ticket to Ride, iPads, microSD cards, and more

Today’s best deals: Ticket to Ride, iPads, microSD cards, and more

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Today's Dealmaster includes a variety of deals on games, chargers, and gadgets. Some highlights include Ticket to Ride: Europe, our favorite iteration of one of our favorite family board games, down to $30, which is the lowest price we've seen in 2020. A handful of iPads are on sale as well, including the 128GB version of the 10.2-inch iPad for a joint-low of $329 and the 1TB version of the first-gen (but still plenty powerful11-inch iPad Pro for a new low of $949. Beyond that, a number of Amazon Echo devices are still on sale, including the lowest prices to date on the Echo Dot with Clock and the sharp-sounding Echo Studio. There's plenty more beyond that, though; you can take a look at the full list after the jump.

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Top 10 deals of the day

The latest Apple MacBook Air.

The latest Apple MacBook Air. (credit: Samuel Axon)

Laptop and desktop PC deals

  • WD My Passport (5TB) portable external hard drive for $99.99 at Amazon (normally $110).
  • WD Black SN750 (500GB) M.2 NVMe internal SSD for $69.99 at Amazon (normally $80).
  • Lenovo ThinkCentre M90n mini desktop PC - Intel Core i5-8265U, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD for $399 at Lenovo (normally $600).
  • Apple Back to School sale: Apple AirPods true wireless earbuds for free with select Mac or iPad purchases (must be Higher Education student, parent of Higher Education student, or K-12 school employee to be eligible).
  • Apple MacBook Air (2020) laptop - 1.1GHz Intel Core i5-1030NG7, 13.3-inch 2560x1600, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Magic Keyboard for $1,199.99 at Amazon (normally $1,270).
  • Apple MacBook Air (2020) laptop - 1.1GHz Intel Core i3-1000NG4, 13.3-inch 2560x1600, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Magic Keyboard for $899.99 at Amazon (normally $970).
  • AMD Ryzen 7 3700X 8-core/16-thread desktop processor + Wraith Prism LED cooler for $273.49 at Amazon (normally $295).

Gaming deals

Electronics deals

Smart home deals

The Amazon Echo Dot.

The Amazon Echo Dot. (credit: Amazon)

Accessories and miscellaneous deals

  • Samsung EVO Select (128GB) microSDXC card - U3, Class 10 for $18.99 at Amazon (normally $22).
  • Samsung EVO Select (256GB) microSDXC card - U3, Class 10 for $33.99 at Amazon (normally $42).
  • Anker PowerLine+ II (3ft) USB-C to Lightning braided nylon cable for $12.99 at Amazon (use code: AKPLPCTL - normally $22).
  • Anker PowerCore III Fusion 5K USB-C wall charger + portable battery - 18W USB-C PD, USB-A, 5,000mAh for $29.99 at Amazon (normally $40).
  • RavPower PD Pioneer USB-C wall charger - 61W USB-C, USB-A for $21.99 at Amazon (normally $30).
  • Apple Smart Keyboard for iPad (7th gen) and iPad Air (3rd gen) for $99 at Amazon (normally $130).
  • Anker PowerWave 7.5 Stand Qi wireless charging stand - 10W Galaxy/7.5W iPhone + AC adapter for $32.99 at Amazon (clip 34% coupon - normally $49).

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