Maybe you’re going
to throw a giant barbecue for the 4th of July, and if you are, be sure to read our Grillin’ Gear picks
. But backyard parties aren’t for everyone. If you’re planning to stay indoors and do a little gaming (or need other new tech), check out these deals. There is a great sale on WIRED’s favorite gaming headsets, and some other kickass discounts happening this weekend. As always, thanks to our friends at TechBargains
for helping us find some of these deals.
Our Favorite Gaming Headsets are On Sale
The SteelSeries Arctis series currently tops our list of best gaming headsets, and a number of models are currently discounted on Amazon. Every Arctis Pro we’ve tested so far has impressed us.
Other Awesome Tech Deals
Vizio 50-inch M-Series LED 4K TV for $400 (Was $600)
– We reviewed the Vizio E-Series
, which is similar to this premium M-Series model. You can expect a brighter screen and more local dimming zones from the 50-inch M-Series.
Vizio 55-inch P-Series LED 4K TV for $700 (Was $998)
– The Vizio P-Series is even brighter than the M-Series and more local dimming zones still. Compare the TVs here
LG 60-inch LED 4K TV for $500 (Was $700)
– This is a fantastic 4K TV for the price, and has low input lag for gaming. It also has a TV tuner, unlike the Vizios. The menus aren’t quite as fast as high-end TVs, but you should be using a 4K streaming device
Solar-Powered Outdoor Motion Security Lights (2-Pack) for $20 (Was $40)
– These are highly rated LED lights on Amazon.
2-Person Coleman Tent for $26 (Was $36)Not
– There’s nothing super high tech about this tent, but it’s almost 4th of July, and if you’re in need of a decent camping tent, this might do the trick.
Segway MiniLite Hoverboard for $298 (Was $400)
– Segway’s hoverboards don’t have as many flashy lights as others, but they balance well, have air-filled tires, and can reach speeds up to 10mph. See them in action here
Apple Watch Series 1 with Bonus Band for $159 (Was $249)
– The oldest Apple Watch is still quite usable and has gotten a discount this summer. It isn’t waterproof but will still do just about everything else other Apple Watches do. The larger 42mm Apple Watch is also on sale