Amazon Black Friday deals 2022: Tech, beauty, gifts and more

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Amazon Black Friday 2022: Featured deal

It feels like we just wrapped on the Prime Early Access Sale, but now we’re facing another major event with discounts on thousands of items spanning every category imaginable: Black Friday is here, and Amazon is offering even more great deals on everything you missed the first time around.

Whether you’re a seasoned shopper with lists galore or a first-timer just dipping your toes into this major deals holiday, as long as you’re a Prime member you’ll find discounts on almost everything today. Think everyday appliances, clothing, tech, beauty and more, plus holiday deals so you can save as you check off everyone’s wish list.

Since sifting through thousands of on-sale products is not for the faint of heart, we’ve done the heavy lifting and found the best deals Amazon has to offer today (we’re talking all-time low prices on tons of our top picks). Below, we’ve sorted them into categories for your convenience.

Make sure you check back frequently, as we’ll be in the trenches at all hours, updating this page constantly as new deals roll in. Happy shopping!

The Kindle Paperwhite boasts a lightweight, waterproof design and a glare-free screen with adjustable warmth to reduce strain on your eyes. Grab the budget-friendly Paperwhite or our top pick, the Oasis, at a nice discount right now. 

The new fifth-gen Echo Dot maintains the useful features and affordability of previous models, plus upgrades like better audio quality, temperature sensors and Wi-Fi extending capabilities. Right now you can score discounts on the Dot, plus the super-cute Kids Edition and bundles.

These dependable, affordable TVs offer a ton of features, including your pick of streaming services, Alexa built in, Dolby Audio and DTS TruSurround. It’s always a great value, but even more at these prices.

The Fire HD 10 Kids Edition comes with a tough case and the hardware and internals of the Fire HD 10 tablet, plus you’ll get a year of Amazon Freetime Unlimited and a two-year, worry-free guarantee and a super-solid warranty. Plus, you can save even more with past-generation tablets.

Ring Video doorbells are an easy way to upgrade your home security. The devices pair with the Ring app, which lets you check who’s at your door from anywhere. Plus, you can talk with whoever is ringing your bell with two-way communication capabilities.

We named the Eero 6 mesh router, with its foolproof setup process, nearly unrivaled speeds and coverage areas, as your best bet when opting for a mesh router. Shop these discounted systems now. 

The Echo Show 15 is Amazon’s newest, and largest, Echo Show to date. This 15.6-inch giant of an Alexa smart display was designed to hang on the wall rather than sit on a counter or nightstand. 

The Echo Glow is a nice companion to your Alexa setup. It’s compact, easy to set up and provides pleasant mood lighting to any space. Pair it with the Echo Show 5 Kids for streamlined daily routines.

The Fire TV Cube combines an Alexa smart speaker with a Fire TV streaming device. You can even ask Alexa to turn on the TV without getting up from the couch.

When you purchase a select artificial Christmas tree, you’ll receive a free Smart Plug and Echo Dot that will streamline your holiday decorating, allowing you to control your tree’s lighting remotely.

With impressive precision and long-lasting battery, the AirTag is a game changer for scatter-brained moments, like when you can’t remember where you put down your car keys. Now just $75 for a pack of four, this deal brings these useful trackers to their lowest price yet.

If you’re willing to invest in a camera that will make you look great under any lighting condition, the Razer Kiyo Pro is one of the best high-end options out there. Our pick for the best high-end webcam is just $8 shy of its lowest price ever.

Apple MacBook Air (2020, M1)

Back in 2020, Apple set a new standard with this laptop that boasts long-lasting battery and speedy performance. Shop various configurations up to 20% off right now.

The Bose QuietComfort 45 perform particularly well on airplanes and in other noisy places, making them one of the best options for travelers and commuters. Grab them on sale right now, matching their lowest price this year.

Sporting myriad helpful features, the Fitbit Inspire 2 is our top fitness tracker choice for anyone who wants better clarity and more robust data about their health, fitness and wellness lifestyle. It’s now over half off — the lowest price we’ve seen.

Get impressive audio in a compact, portable package with the JBL Clip 4, now at an all-time low price. This speaker is waterproof and dustproof, so you can take it anywhere you need some tunes.

The Logitech StreamCam delivers excellent picture quality, with smooth 1080p and the ability to shoot in both vertical and horizontal orientation. It’s an excellent pick for streamers and WFH-ers alike, with an attractive design and a bevy of helpful features.

The brand new Galaxy Watch 5 is the best Android smartwatch for most people, offering long battery life, good performance and plenty of fitness tracking capabilities. 

Keep everything safe with our premium pick for the best external harddrive from Sandisk. The durable build of this model offers protection from drops of up to 6.5 feet, making it perfect for on-the-go use. 

This is the lowest price we’ve seen on these past-generation AirPods that still hold up if noise-cancellation isn’t a priority for you. Grab a pair for gym workouts or WFH video calls and save.

Our favorite indoor security camera is built with privacy in mind, easy to set up and inexpensive. The video quality is top-notch, motion alerts are prompt and audio sounds great. Shop it on sale alongside other smart home security from Arlo.

Right now, score discounts on two speakers we love — the Megaboom (our favorite portable speaker on steroids) and the latest Wonderboom. Boasting considerable bass, 360-degree sound and a compact package, these waterproof speakers are a must have for outdoors listening.

If you’re in the habit of misplacing things, Tile trackers are a great solution. Right now, you can score savings on the keychain-compatible Mate model. 

The full-size, full featured Logitech MX Keys offers a terrific typing experience, easy device switching, and simple customization. Snag our favorite keyboard for 15% off right now.

Pet hair and crumbs littering your floors are a thing of the past with our favorite robot vacuum. Splurge for the j7+, which includes a self-empty base — you’ll be shocked at the powerful performance and smart robot technology that learns your cleaning preferences and home layout. 

Crafters, rejoice! The cult-favorite Cricut Explore Air 2 cutting machine is back down to its lowest price ever of $169. This handy tool makes all your projects a breeze with the ability to cut more than 100 different types of materials, including vinyl, card stock, faux leather, adhesive foils, specialty paper, poster board and more.

Practically everyone agrees — the Blue Yeti microphone is the best mid-price microphone out there. Whether you’re podcasting, streaming or anything in between, save on the Blue Yeti and more (including the Yeti’s smaller sibling, the Nano) right now. 

Combat the effects of seasonal affective disorder (SAD), with a light therapy lamp like this one. It’s sturdy, well designed, easy to use and bright, with a convenient nonslip bottom. 

The Pure Enrichment MistAire Ultrasonic Cool Mist Humidifier earned our top pick for bedrooms during our humidifier testing. The machine makes virtually no noise, perfect for light sleepers, and has a night light function and automatic shutoff. 

Keep dust, pollen, mold and more at bay with this Levoit air purifier, down to the lowest price we’ve seen.

If daylight saving time has got your sleep rhythms in a funk, consider our favorite sunrise lamp to start your mornings on the sunny side. Right now, the Philips SmartSleep Wake-up Light is just shy of the lowest price we’ve seen at Amazon, so pleasant mornings are in your future.

Right now, you can score our favorite budget smart thermostat at a nicely discounted price. The Nest Thermostat gives you a well-designed interface, remote app controls and the ability to toggle between modes, presets and set schedules.

Our budget robot vacuum pick is quiet, effective and slim enough to reach under most furniture. It’s 45% off right now, just shy of its lowest price ever.

Samsung took QLED TVs to the next level with Neo QLED, thanks to the television’s slimmer build, better picture quality and a more immersive experience powered by a ton of Mini LEDs. Now is a great time to splurge on a sleek, premium TV and upgrade your movie nights.  

Practical technology and interior design can sometimes feel at odds, but with The Frame TV, integration is seamless, thanks to its customizable TV bezel and Art Mode function. Get up to 33% off The Frame TV, on sale now in a couple sizes.

The Roku Streaming Stick 4K is a seamless and affordable way to upgrade your TV, supporting full 4K resolution, dual-band Wi-Fi and HDR and Dolby Vision for improved color on a compatible TV. 

If you’re looking for top-tier comfort, consider these highly rated, Underscored-recommended pillows. Breathable and conveniently machine-washable, Beckham Hotel Collection pillows are 40% off right now when you clip the on-page coupon. 

Sleep soundly on a brand-new mattress from the beloved brand Casper. Right now, you can score up to 23% off a mattress including the cooling Hybrid Snow. 

Amazon Black Friday kitchen and dining deals

The Ember Mug 2 is a rechargeable stainless steel mug surrounded by a ceramic coating that keeps your drink toasty by creating a convection current in whatever liquid you fill it with. Right now you can save $30 on this convenient everyday device — and never sip on lukewarm coffee again.  

Cooking meat is no time for guessing games. The Kizen meat thermometer gives you peace of mind in the kitchen, thanks to reliably accurate readings and easy calibration. Right now score a significant price decrease on an already budget-friendly option.

These bestselling silicone baking mats are nonstick, dishwasher-safe and a sustainable alternative to single-use aluminum foil or parchment paper — and right now a 2-pack is on sale for just $17.

No need to spend money on cans of your favorite soda or seltzer; with SodaStream, you can make your own at home. Pick up everything you need on sale right now — including CO2 canisters, bottles and Bubly flavor drops.

Our favorite pressure cooker may cost a bit more than some other models, but it gave us the best results, has the simplest, easiest-to-use interface and even allows you to release steam via app.

The OXO Brew Pour-Over Coffee Maker is perfect for beginners, as it takes the guesswork out of the pouring process by allowing you to simply fill the water tank to your desired amount and letting it control the flow rate. 

Streamline everything from Sunday meal prep to holiday feasts with this versatile chopper, which slices and dices any vegetable with ease.

If you prefer a bowl-lift mixer, the KitchenAid Professional 600 Series is your best bet. It has a large stainless steel bowl and a powerful motor that can handle bigger batches and recipes — a must-have especially over the holidays.

Ninja Professional Blender 1000

Our favorite budget blender is just $80 right now. The Ninja comes with a number of presets, as well as low, medium and high manual settings that can blend smoothies and soups with ease.

Replace your dull knives with this discounted set, which earned the top spot in our testing, thanks to sturdy construction, comfort of use and reliable execution. Snag this all-inclusive set for the lowest price we’ve seen.

Perfect for snacks and leftovers, these durable Stasher bags are a great replacement for plastic baggies. Get up to 30% off colorful bundles and more right now.

Our favorite blender features a slew of preset buttons, comes in multiple colors, includes key accessories and is quieter than other models we tested. Get it right now for 25% off, $10 shy of the all-time low price.

This countertop ice maker is perfect for parties or anyone who enjoys a cold beverage at home. The machine produces ice in as little as 6 minutes and gives you 26 pounds in 24 hours.

Replace your dingy cookware with these premium upgrades from All-Clad. Durable, non-stick and versatile, these pieces are up to 40% off right now.

Upgrade your smoothie game with a top-of-the-line Vitamix blender. The bestselling 7500 model is around $50 off, and a bunch of other models are on-sale too.

Nothing says ambiance like a new candle, and now you can pick up a slew of popular Yankee-brand ones on sale. At these prices, it makes sense to buy a few to set the mood for every season.

Amazon Black Friday health deals

This dentist-recommended, Bluetooth-equipped electric toothbrush is at its lowest price ever on Amazon. There are a few different colors available, so you can choose the one that best suits your bathroom counter while you upgrade your dental hygiene with our favorite electric toothbrush.

Looking to upgrade your at-home workouts? Right now the Original Peloton Bike is $300 off — a nice discount on the standard version of our stationary bike top pick, the Bike+.

If you have yet to investigate your ancestry via an at-home DNA test, now’s as good a time as ever. Not only will you receive reports on your ancestry composition and where in the world your DNA originates, but you’ll also learn more about traits you may have.

 With two hours of battery life, customizable speed, an ergonomic handle and four easy-to-clean attachments, this massage gun is ideal for the average user. Get it now for $100 off.

Right now you can save on this conveniently portable yoga mat that’s perfect for travel and small-space storage.

Save on mouthwash, whitening products and electric toothbrushes right now from Colgate for brighter smiles ahead.

Don’t blow your chance to buy the coveted Revlon One-Step Hair Dryer and Volumizer while it’s on sale. The top-rated hair tool (and an updated version of our pick for best budget hair dryer) is under $30 at Amazon — the lowest price we’ve seen — so you can get a salon-quality blowout without blowing all your money. 

Tocess Big Hair Claw Clips, 4-Pack

Keep your hair out of the way with a chic claw clip. These ones are jumbo sized, so they’ll work for a variety of hair types and updos. Choose from a variety of colors and get four clips for under $10.

Shop jeans, denim jackets, hoodies and more right now and save on wardrobe essentials for the whole family.

Ray-Ban sunglasses and prescription eyewear are on sale right now for the whole family, so browse dozens of on-sale styles right now.

Koolaburra by Ugg Milo

Keep your feet cozy and snug all winter long with these boots, slippers and more, on sale right now.

Shop workout gear, athleisure, outerwear and more for the whole family and save. 

From running shoes to stylish everyday sneakers and more, you’ll find solid discounts on New Balance gear right now.

Amazon Black Friday toy and game deals

Catan

Save almost $20 on this beloved board game that can entertain family and friends for hours.

Tamagotchi

Channel your inner 90s kid with a discounted Tamagotchi toy. The handheld electronic pets are up to 40% off and make delightful stocking stuffers.

Countdown to Christmas with some kid-favorite characters like Mickey Mouse, Spiderman and My Little Pony. Save up to 50% right now.