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Today’s best deals: Smart thermostat, Amazon anime sale, and more

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You’ll find a selection of the day’s best deals below, but for more, be sure to visit Kinja Deals.


Logitech Harmony Smart Control, $70

$70 for a Logitech Harmony remote is a great deal on its face, but the real reason to buy this model is the included Harmony Home Hub.

The Hub allows you to use your iPhone, Android device, or even an Amazon Echo to control everything a Harmony remote can (which is basically any piece of home theater gear you can think of). So even when you inevitably lose the included remote behind the couch cushions, you’ll still have multiple ways to take control of all of your home theater gear.


Considering the hub alone sells for $87 right now, getting the hub plus a remote for an all-time-low $70 is a fantastic opportunity.

Seagate Backup Plus 5TB external drive, $130


Until relatively recently, USB-powered external hard drives (meaning those that don’t require an extra power cord) topped out at 2TB. Now, you can get this 5TB model for an all-time low of $130, no power outlet required.

Ecobee3 smart thermostat, $170


The new Ecobee4 smart thermostat has Alexa built right in, but the previous generation Ecobee3 is still great, and Amazon’s clearing them out for an all-time-low $170 right now. That’s about the same price as an Ecobee Lite, but you get an all-important remote temperature sensor, plus the ability to control HVAC accessories like humidifiers, dehumidifiers, and ventilators.

Twisted Root hammocks Gold Box


There’s really nothing better than lounging in a hammock when the weather’s nice, drink in hand. If you have the drink part down but need the lounge, Amazon’s one-day sale on Twisted Root hammocks has you covered. Pick up practically any kind of hammock, plus grab the accessories you need to kick your feet up.

Anime Gold Box


Most Blu-ray-focused Amazon Gold Boxes have more than three titles, but if you’re into anime, you’ll probably find something worth buying here. The complete Steins;Gate, the complete Spice And Wolf, and the first season of My Hero Academia are all marked down to the lowest prices ever.

For the rest of today’s best deals, be sure to head over to Kinja Deals.


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