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Amazon’s Prime Day starts on Tuesday, Oct. 13, but the cascade of sales have already started. Not to be outdone, Walmart is having its own blowout sale that runs now through Thursday, Oct. 15. The Walmart “Big Save” offers thousands of Prime Day and Black Friday-like deals, including electronics, home goods, toys, fashion and more. Walmart will offer free two-day shipping on orders over $35 for eligible items, and some orders will be eligible for next-day delivery or in-store pickup as well. (That’s if you haven’t already signed up for, of course.)
Here are a few of the best deals you can take advantage of right now. Browse them below, but remember that there are more great deals to be had. We’ll be adding more of the best as we discover them, so check back often.
JVC’s LT-50MAW595 is a 50-inch 4K TV with HDR. It’s built on our favorite smart TV OS, Roku TV, and features a trio of HDMI inputs. Regularly selling for $349, it’s 37% off during the sale, while supplies last.
The Roku Streaming Stick Plus supports HD, 4K and HDR content from all the major streaming services, It includes Roku’s enhanced remote control with voice control, and adds thousands of streaming channels to your TV (but notably, still no HBO Max at the moment). You can save 24% during Walmart’s sale this week.
For more details, read CNET’s review of the Roku Streaming Stick Plus.
If you want to grab a TV for under $100, JVC’s LT-32MAW205 might be just the ticket. After all, this 32-inch HD TV (it has a 720p resolution) has Roku built-in, so when you factor in what you’d spend on a Roku media player, it’s like you’re getting the TV for $70 or so. This set has three HDMI inputs, USB and a suite of audio and video connections.
Regularly $130, you can save about 24% during the sale, while supplies last.
If you’re a fan of food blogger and Food Network star Ree Drummond, a.k.a. The Pioneer Woman, you might be intrigued by this Breezy Blossoms-themed 6-quart 6-in-1 multi-use programmable pressure cooker from Instant Pot. It works as a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer and more, with 12 versatile programs and a 24-hour delayed timer.
Regularly $99, you can save 51% right now or while supplies last.
Right now you can save 32% on the 46mm version of the Samsung Galaxy Watch.
Rather than using the more common Google Wear OS, this watch uses Samsung’s Tizen OS, and it has become a favorite among Android users. It has a library of 60,000 watch faces to choose from and a generous suite of standard apps for messaging, calls, music and more. You also get Bixby voice assistance and health and fitness capabilities.
The JVC LT-55MAW595 is a 55-inch class TV that offers a 2160p 4K UHD picture and three HDMI connections. The interface is none other than Roku, so you get all the advantages of that platform, including a great UI and access to more than 5,000 streaming channels.
This TV usually sells for $400 but during this sale you can saver 37% (while supplies last).
Here’s your chance to save $20 on Super Mario Party for your Nintendo Switch (as well as several other first-party Nintendo games). Usually $60, you can save 33% on the game during Walmart’s sale.
There are 80 different minigames here — perhaps not quite as many as in some of the more recent editions of Super Mario Party, but these feature new strategy elements and playing modes that will make this the highlight of your next party. Read GameSpot’s review of Super Mario Party.
Shark’s Shark Rotator Freestyle Cordless Stick Vacuum is an upright 7.5-pound vacuum with a two-speed brush roll that’s optimized for both carpet and bare floors. It includes a charger that doubles as a storage dock, and it can completely recharge the vac in four hours.
The SV1110 usually sells for $128 but is 38% off during this sale, while supplies last.
Ninja’s BL780 Supra Kitchen Blender System is a blender and food processor in one. It’s built around a 1,200-watt, 1.5-horsepower motor and comes with a pair of Ninja cups with to-go lids, an 8-cup food processor bowl, a 72-ounce blending jar, an assortment of blades and more.
The system usually sells for $170 but is 44% off during this sale, while supplies last.
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