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Amazon's Fire HD 8 tablet is hard to beat at its usual price of $ 80, but today this offer gets even better with a drop in price of $ 30. You can grab a Fire HD 8 for $ 50. It has 16 GB of internal storage and you can use up to 400 GB of microSD card to expand the available storage. This model has a rear view camera and a selfie camera so you can stay in touch with friends and relatives right away. For this price, you get the tablet with "special offers", which are only Amazon-owned ads that are set on your tablet lock screen.
It's questionable, of course, what you can get with such an affordable tablet – and what you can't. Sure, this device doesn't have a high-resolution display or fast processor, but it may be enough for you or whoever you buy it for. It can take over the basics of entertainment, e.g. B. streaming videos from popular streaming services, playing games, and it can serve as an e-reader for books and display magazines and comics in color. (In this sense, Amazon Kindle Unlimited is now free for two months.) The Amazon App Store doesn't offer as robust a offering as the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store, but can be serviced for a $ 50 tablet .
If you want to spend some money on excellent headphones, Adorama has some great deals on refurbished (B Stock, which means they're in pretty good condition) Audeze headphones, which usually cost a lot more than they currently do (via slick deals) . The following offerings focus on the Audeze iSine 10 wired in-ear headphones and the Audeze Mobius gaming headset.
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There are other offers that could appeal to you if you are looking for an upgrade in the headphone department. Microsoft's Surface Headphones still cost $ 150 less than $ 350. $ 200 is a much more reasonable price, and you get a lot of features for that price. These noise canceling headphones allow two simultaneous Bluetooth connections and can switch seamlessly between devices when audio is passed through.
The Sims 4 cost $ 5 on Amazon for PC. Games that can help you escape today's headlines may be just what you need. So it's worth checking whether you haven't played the latest game in the Sims series. When you buy this game, you will receive a code that you can use to redeem it in Origin, EA's digital storefront.