You prefer watching things on TV or doing them yourself? Are you more of a gambler, a vlogger, or a bartender? It doesn’t matter, because this week we’ve found a lot of deals in all of these categories, from 4K TVs and video games to cameras and microphones.
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Home theater deals
Read our summaries of the best TVs and sound bars for more recommendations. For more tips, see our guides on Choosing a TV and Choosing a Sound Bar.
Vizio’s M series The line (8/10, WIRED Recommends) is among our favorites if you do not want to spend a lot, thanks to its excellent local regulation, which gives it a solid contrast, as well as its Smartcast interface. The latter makes it easy to share the screen from your laptop or phone to the TV.
This Hisense U8G (8/10, cable recommendations) is a great choice if you want to play games on your TV. Its 120 Hz refresh rate allows for incredibly fluid and responsive play, and also makes it great for sports. Plus, it has a nice stand if that’s the kind of thing you care about.
TCL stands out for making great TVs at much lower prices than its competitors, and this set of 6 55-inch series (9/10, WIRED recommends) is no exception. Its mini-LED backlighting allows for amazing contrast levels, as well as a Roku interface and built-in Chromecast support.
This Nakamichi soundbar system is not cheap, but it is the lowest we have tested. Two mega subwoofers provide serious enough to shake the foundations of the Earth. Or at least you feel like it. It also includes a pair of rear surround speakers, to give you a better surround sound than most sound bars offer on their own.
Video Game Deals
From the developer behind Disgraced i Dam, the latest from Arkane is a stealth shooter based on time loops. Instead of making your way through a linear story, it finds you on an island where every time you die, time begins again. It is a complex shooting game that challenges the player to fight smarter, instead of coming in with lit weapons. The PC version is also on sale for $ 28 ($ 10 off).
He Pack Jackbox Party it usually has a few good games each, except Party Package 7, the only really perfect party package, so you’ll often find yourself buying two or three to get all the games you like. Fortunately, all games are on sale right now, with some packages up to a 50 percent discount. Grab a pair and make your next game night a blast.
The last of us II he had big shoes to fill. And whether or not it looks like it was released from its predecessor, it’s hard to deny that it’s worth playing the latest installment of the award-winning Naughty Dog series.
The SteelSeries Arctis 9X is one of our favorite wireless gaming headphones for the Xbox Series X / S. It links directly to your console using the same method that your drivers use for pairing, so you don’t need any clumsy dongles. The retractable microphone also provides excellent tracking so you can hear how it sounds when you speak.
He Just dance The series is a classic rhythm game to do exactly what the name says: You dance. No bulky instruments, no delicate dance pads. In the past, I needed a special camera, but if you don’t have one, come in Just Dance 2022 you can use your smartphone as a driver. It is also on sale for Xbox Series X / S.
Camera equipment deals
This full-frame mirrorless from Panasonic is one of our favorite cameras if you want to record professional-quality videos. We’ve typically seen its best price around $ 1,700 (though it often appears beyond that), but it now has an additional $ 90 discount, which is the lowest we’ve seen.
It doesn’t matter how good your camera is if you don’t have enough light on the subject. This Godox LED video light comes with a dial on the back to adjust its brightness, as well as a remote control that you can use to change the color temperature. It is a useful workhorse for most projects.
Lav microphones are an incredibly inexpensive way to get better audio from your video recordings or vlogs without having to put a lot of effort into setting up complicated equipment. This Rode microphone connects to any 3.5mm port, or you can pair it with Røde’s wireless transmitter system.
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