Amazon smart devices are up to 55% cheaper on Labor Day 2022

Echo Show 5, Ring Doorbell, Blink mini, Fire tablet

is labor day the Tag to get smart upgrades for your home – from video doorbells to Alexa-enabled Echo devices.

Labor Day is the day we start thinking about the coming of fall and all that it entails — connection, gratitude, video calls with distant relatives, soccer games in front of the big screen. To enjoy more time indoors, increase your home security, and improve connection, upgrade your home with smart gadgets: immersive smart TVs, Echo devices for video chatting with families far away, and security cameras powered by be controlled by a practical app. Today is the day for it! Amazon’s Labor Day Sale is filled with smart home deals that you’ll want to snag.

Wake up relaxed in the mornings with the Echo Show 5 gradually turning on your synced smart lights. Relax after a long day and tell Alexa to play Only murders in the building. Dim your connected smart lightbulbs or see who rang your doorbell as you curl up on the sofa.

This buyer, who loves his Echo, wrote: “I had no idea how badly I needed this in my life until I actually installed it. I’m obsessed! I don’t even think I’ve scratched the surface on some of the things the Echo can do, but if you’re looking for a new gadget to pair with your Alexa devices, this is definitely it!

Keep an eye on the inside of your home with the Blink Mini Camera. Worried your new pup is being destructive? Concentrate on his favorite spot. Want to be notified when someone breaks in? Focus these on your front and back doors. If you want to keep an eye on the outside of your home, opt for the Blink Video Doorbell, which is also on sale now (now $40, was $50).

We love Blink because it’s one of the few home security brands that doesn’t have a monthly subscription fee. The almost 150,000 Amazon shoppers who gave the Blink camera 5 stars are also delighted.

Enjoy all your favorite video streaming apps and stay connected with apps like Zoom and Alexa on your Fire HD tablet. Whether you’re in bed catching up on your favorite Netflix series or video chatting with friends, family or the boss, this 10.1-inch tablet is great for a big display at a great price. Ideal for relaxing evenings indoors or for working on the go. With a 12-hour battery life, you rarely need to charge it. Sync your tablet with Alexa for hands-free operation. This tablet is also available with 64GB of storage, which is also on sale (now $150, previously $190).

One reviewer, who updated their rating a year after purchase, said, “I haven’t had any issues after almost a year and it’s still running great. I still love the HD screen too.”

Switch off the world and focus on your favorite music or that important call with these Echo wireless noise canceling earphones. Small, ergonomic and comfortable, these earphones fit securely in your ear with no added pressure or discomfort. They charge for two hours of listening time in just 15 minutes. Expect up to five hours of entertainment on a full charge. The charging case can charge these buds for up to 15 hours.

“BLOWN OUT!!!” says a very satisfied user. “Before you buy AirPods or anything else, listen to these!


Ring Ring Video Doorbell

$85$100Save $15

$85 at Amazon

This smart doorbell lets you see, hear and speak to the people at the door from your phone or tablet. You can also receive remote notifications when someone comes to your door in your absence.

Finally a doorbell that lets you see who’s there before you even leave your seat. Sync it with any Alexa-enabled device to get announcements of who’s at the door – you can even talk to them without moving. When you’re out and about, you can get mobile notifications when someone presses your doorbell or triggers your built-in motion sensors.

Says a self-described non-techie: “Easy to install, easy to use! It was everything we expected and more!”

Combine the security features of a motion sensor camera with a deterrent like a motion-activated floodlight and you have a powerful security system. That’s what you get with the Ring Floodlight Cam. Once installed, this weather-resistant camera provides two-way conversational communication with visitors and delivery people. Sync it with Alexa for a completely hands-free system.

“I must tell you that I have purchased this item more than once, quite a few times in fact. I’ll tell you I like him a lot,” says one very satisfied reviewer. “If you’re looking for a good product at a pretty decent price that does everything you need, this is it.”

Get gigabit speed for your home internet for less with the Amazon eero system. This WiFi system offers enough bandwidth for the whole family to work, stream and video chat at the same time. The system sets up in minutes and can connect up to 75 devices across 4,500 square feet. The eero replaces your wireless router and works with most major internet service providers. Eero also offers a secure connection with top-notch encryption and security protocols.

This #1 bestseller is so essential – and so popular – that it’s earned a five-star rating of almost 430,000 reviewers! Typically priced at $50, the Echo Dot is a small but mighty speaker that can stream music from Amazon Music, Spotify, Apple Music, Sirius XM, and more. Alexa is of course included and you can always ask her for the latest news, weather and sports updates.

“This is exactly what I was looking for,” gushed one satisfied Amazon shopper. “The sound is loud and clear. Now I can listen to all online stations without interference. The design is space-saving, with rubber on the bottom to prevent slipping.”

With this smart TV, you can bring movies and shows to life with just the sound of your voice. Request to watch one of over 1 million movies and episodes, or check the weather, sports scores and more – all with amazing clarity. It comes with built-in Fire TV that gives you access to 500,000+ movies and episodes, as well as thousands of channels and apps. With the included Alexa remote, you can even use voice commands to launch apps, search for songs, play music, and more. The picture is really stunning, say fans.

This reviewer loves the Fire TV operating system. “It boots up quickly and is always a home button, a button click away, no matter what you’re doing or what input you’re on. Everything is fast and loads quickly. Apple+, PS5, Prime Video, PLEX, Recast etc have all been tested and work/look great. There are enough image options to set things up to your liking. You can customize the picture settings for each input. AND for every single app! It’s pretty amazing and useful.”

This one is for the gamers out there! This $80 bundle includes a Fire TV Stick 4K and a Luna controller that connects directly to Amazon’s custom game servers. You can easily switch gameplay between Fire TV, PC, Mac, iPhone, iPad, and select Android phones.

“Grandma got enlightened!” says a convert. “I didn’t think there was another good streaming device besides the Apple TV UNTIL I installed a Fire Stick. I am convinced! Oh yes I ordered the new one last night and it was just delivered!”

Of course, if you have Amazon Prime, you get free shipping. Not a member yet? No problem. You can sign up for your free 30-day trial here. (And by the way, those without Prime still get free shipping on orders $25 or more.)

The reviews cited above reflect the latest versions at the time of publication.

Looking for more great tech deals from Amazon? Check out these:

TV and home cinema

  • Amazon Fire TV 4 Series 50-inch 4K Smart TV

    $350$470Save $120

  • Auking mini projector


  • Toshiba 32 inch class V35 series Smart Fire TV

    $130$200Save $70

  • CZGBRO Inflatable projection screen


  • Hisense 50-inch ULED U6 Series Quantum Dot 4K Smart Fire TV

    $354$530Save $176

  • TCL 40 inch 1080p Smart LED Roku TV

    $200$350Save $150

  • Auking mini portable projector

    $77$100Save $23

headphones and earplugs

  • TOZO T6 True Wireless Earbuds

    $30$50Save $20

  • Outperforms Studio Buds

    $120$150Save $30

  • Apple AirPods Pro wireless earbuds

    $180$249Save $69

  • Boean Wireless Bluetooth Headphones

    $20$40Save $20

  • Beats Solo3 wireless on-ear headphones

    $131$200Save $69

  • JBL Tune 510BT Wireless On-Ear Headphones

    $30$50Save $20

tablets and technology

  • HP 15.6 inch laptop with Windows 11

    $515$660Save $145

  • Motorola unlocks Motorola One 5G Ace phone

    $210$400Save $190

  • DBPower 800A Peak 18000mAh Portable Car Jump Starter


  • Fitbit Versa 3 health and fitness smartwatch

    $155$230Save $75

  • Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet

    $130$150Save $20

smart home

  • ULTRALOQ U-Bolt Pro + Bridge WiFi Adapter 6-in-1 Keyless Entry Door Lock

    $199$260Save $61

  • Philips Hue white and color ambiance smart LED bulb 3-pack

    $100$135Save $35

  • Google Google Nest Thermostat

    $100$130Save $30

  • Kasa Smart Smart Plug 4 Pack

    $23$30Save $7

  • Blink Home Security Blink Mini 2-Pack

    $35$65Save $30

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