It’s Friday, our favorite time of the week to shop, reviewing the hottest deals we’re getting from stores on connected home gear, TVs, audio systems, media and more. Moreover. Start our bargain hunt:
TVs and soundbars
If you’re thinking of buying a large format TV with the latest panels, this week the LG 75NANO996NA and 65NANO956NA are on sale, both with an 8K resolution IPS NanoCell panel compatible with HDR Dolby Vision IQ, with image enhancement based on artificial intelligence and complete Array Dimming Pro technology for backlight control. Their respective prices in 75 and 65 inches are 2,395 euros and 1,445 euros, which represents a discount of 52% and 51% respectively.
One of the novelties of this 2021 is the Samsung Neo QLED range, and at the top of the 4K versions is the Samsung QE55QN95A TV, a 55-inch model with artificial intelligence, Quantum HDR 2000 brightness and OTS + sound system (Object Tracking Sound + ). Its sale price is 1,299.10 euros at El Corte Inglés, which represents a discount of 38%.
Another model with a good discount today is the Sony KD-65AG9, a 4K HDR OLED TV with X1 Ultimate processor, Android TV operating system, color with Triluminos Display technology and audio system courtesy of Acoustic Surface Audio+. Its price is 1699 euros, which represents a reduction of 48%.
It’s one of LG’s most premium 2021 models. With 4K resolution, this TV supports Dolby Vision IQ, HDR 10 Pro, HLG Pro, HDR Effect and HDR GiG. It also has Dolby Atmos and all the benefits of gaming thanks to its 120Hz, VRR and HDMI 2.1 connection with eARC. The TV also has a 40W sound system and webOS 6 software with α9 Gen4 processor. Its price in the 65-inch version is 1,679 euros, compared to the usual 2,099 euros.
83″ OLED TV – LG OLED83C14LA.AEU, UHD 4K, α9 Gen4, webOS 6.0 Premium, SmartTV, Wi-Fi, HDR10, voice assistants
Xiaomi MiTV Q1
Good discount for the most premium Xiaomi model at the moment. It has a 4K QLED panel, with a frequency of 120Hz and MEMC compatibility. Its panel reaches a brightness of up to 1,000 nits and is also compatible with Dolby Vision, HDR10 +, HDR10 and HLG. The TV also has Android TV as the operating system, a MediaTek MT9611 processor, 30W speakers and an HDMI 2.1 output with eARC output among its connections. It can be found at a price of 1,307 euros, against the usual 1,399 euros.
QLED TV 75″ – Xiaomi Mi TV Q1, UHD 4K, MediaTek MT9611, Smart TV, DVB-T2, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, Black
Another model with a good discount today is the LG 75QNED916PB, a TV with a 4K UHD LCD panel, SmartTV webOS 6.0 operating system, Dolby Atmos sound, HDR Dolby Vision compatibility and Google Assistant integrated. Its price today in the 75-inch version is 2,499 euros against the usual 2,999.
If what you are looking for is a mid-range model with a 43-inch diagonal, then a good option this week is the Sony 43X85J, a TV with a 4K HDR panel, X1 processor, Google TV Smart TV operating system, 120 Hz panel, HDMI 2.1 compatibility and Dolby Atmos-Vision. Its price is 777 euros against the usual 999 euros.
If we want to get started in the world of OLED TVs without spending a fortune, we can opt for an entry model like the LG OLED55B16LA, a TV with 4K UHD resolution, α7 Gen4 processor, webOS 6.0 operating system, voice assistants and Dolby Atmos sound which is on sale today for 989 euros.
Improving your TV sound is easy with a bar like the Samsung HW-A450, a model with a separate external subwoofer, 300 watts of power, 2.1 channels and Bluetooth compatibility. Its proposed price today is 169 euros against the usual 229 euros.
The LG SP8YA soundbar also has a good discount on the web. A 3.1 audio system with a wireless subwoofer and a power of up to 440W. Moreover, it has WiFi connectivity and supports HDMI eARC, Bluetooth 5.0 and USB. Along with that, the bar is also compatible with Dolby Atmos and DTS:X, and it’s possible to control it with Alexa. It can be found at a price of 612 euros against the usual 699 euros.
Soundbar – LG SP8YA, Hi-Res Audio, Dolby Atmos and DTS:X, Black
If you want to improve the sound of your TV for little money, you can opt for this Sharp HT-SB110 soundbar, a 2.0 type model that comes without an external subwoofer but offers up to 90 watts of power, the Bass Boost technology, virtual 3D, Bluetooth and HDMI connectivity. Its price is 69 euros against 89.90 usually.
To take the performance one step further, we have the LG SN7Y, a soundbar with a separate wireless subwoofer that offers a combined 380 watts of power, compatibility with Dolby Atmos sound, ASC technology and Bass Blast+. Its price today is 399 euros.
You can enhance your standard TV sound with this Sharp HT-SBW460 soundbar which comes with a 3.1 speaker system, with an external wireless subwoofer, virtual surround sound capability, Bluetooth, HDMI connectivity 4K with ARC and 440 watts of sound power. Its price today is 205 euros.
Smart home and LED lighting
Xiaomi Extend Pro
If you want to improve the coverage of your WiFi network at home, you can opt for this Xiaomi Extender Pro amplifier, a compact model with a network capacity of up to 300 Mbps, with two external antennas and which can cover a space between 80 and 150 m2 depending on the configuration of the rooms. Its price today is 7.99 euros against the usual 12.99 euros.
Xiaomi MI WiFi Repeater Range Extender Pro300mbps repeaterup to 64 devicesTwo powerful external antennasplug-and-play
Echo Dot 3rd Generation
Echo Dot 3rd Gen is a fabric-wrapped smart speaker that lets you enter the world of Alexa to stream songs from Amazon Music, Spotify, TuneIn, and more. It allows you to link two speakers to have stereo sound and of course control via voice commands. Its price is 29.99 euros against the usual 49 euros.
Echo Dot (3rd Gen) – Smart Speaker with Alexa, Charcoal Fabric
Echo (4th generation)
If you need a more powerful smart device, you can opt for this 4.ª generation Amazon Echo, with HiFi orientation and that comes with a Philips Hue (E27) bomb that you can control with Alexa to stream songs on Amazon Music, Spotify, TuneIn and others. Its price today is 99.99 euros against the usual 99 euros. You can also find it alone with the speaker, without the bulb for 39.99 euros.
Echo (4th Gen) | High quality sound | Anthracite + Philips Hue Smart Light Bulb (E27), compatible with Alexa
Xiaomi Mi Box S
If you have a TV with an outdated smart TV platform, you can update with this simple but powerful Xiaomi Mi Box external media player, a model that we were able to analyze in its time compatible with signals at 4K HDR and 60 Hz to 60 frames per second via HDMI 2.0a port, with 8 GB of internal memory, WiFi and HDMI connectivity, as well as the Android TV 8.1 operating system. It is on sale today at a price of 55.99 euros against 70 usually.
Xiaomi MI TV BOX S – 4K Ultra HD Streaming Player, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Google Assistant with Chromecast, Black
Tenda Nova MW6
If you are looking to improve your home’s WiFi connectivity, this week the Tenda Nova MW6 is on sale, a Dual Band Mesh WiFi router system consisting of two independent stations, with 4 gigabit ports, MU-MIMO, coverage up to 330 m² and AC1200 connectivity with 867 + 300 Mbit/s. Its price in two adapter mode is 81.99 euros, which represents a discount of 51%.
Tenda Nova MW6 – Mesh WiFi Router Complete Solution Dual Band Mesh WLAN (2 stations, 4 Gigabit ports, MU-MIMO, up to 330 m²), 2-pack
If what you are looking for is to be able to control your connected devices with your voice, this Echo Flex will allow you to do it via Alexa. It incorporates a speaker that allows you to listen to Alexa and can be connected to external speakers via the 3.5 mm auxiliary port or Bluetooth to stream music. Its current price is 14.99 euros.
Echo Flex – Voice control of smart home devices via Alexa
TP-Link Tapo L510E
The TP-Link Tapo L510E smart bulb is also on sale today. It is a model with WiFi, 2700 K white light adjustable in brightness, voice control, agenda-timer system through the Tapo app for mobile phones and is compatible with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa. Its price is 8.26 euros.
TP-Link TAPO L510E – Smart LED Bulb, WiFi Bulb without Hub, Warm White, Dimmable, E27, 8.7 W 806lm, Compatible with Alexa, Echo and Google Home
Hama Retro E27
If you’re looking to get started in the world of smart bulbs, this week the Hama Retro E27 is on sale, a classic looking LED model that features WiFi, dimmable light, 7 watt power consumption, ‘Alexa and Google Assistant. Its price is 13.49 euros.
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