Best Valentine's Day deals 2022
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Valentine's Day is now here, and although the day itself is here, it is never too late to buy a heart-warming gift for your loved one.
Although chocolate is always an option, you might want to find your loved one a more practical gift. Or maybe your partner is a tech-geek, obsessing over everything tech? Then this article is for you! Here, we have the Valentine's Day deals that are already live (majority come from AT&T right now), as well as expectations of what deals we will see this year based on our previous experience, across carriers and retailers.
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- Best Valentine’s Day deals: phones
- Best Valentine’s Day deals: headphones and earphones
- Best Valentine’s Day deals: tablets
- Best Valentine’s Day deals: smartwatches
- Valentine's Day gift ideas under $50
- Valentine's Day gift ideas under $100
- Valentine's Day gift ideas under $200
Best Valentine’s Day deals: phones
The Galaxy S21 Lineup
The deals we have so far come from AT&T. The carrier seems to be quite happy to jump into Valentine's Day preparations early, before everyone else has arrived at the party.
Let's see what AT&T has in store for phone deals for Valentine's Day.
First off, the carrier is offering gorgeous trade-in discounts for Valentine's Day on the iPhone 13, the iPhone 13 Pro Max, Galaxy Z Flip 3, and the Pixel 6. Additionally, discounts are available (this time, without trade-in required) for the iPhone 12 and the budget-friendly Galaxy S21 FE.
Motorola has also joined the Valentine's Day sales with a few offers on Motorola phones.And now,
Best Valentine’s Day deals: headphones and earphones
"Love is in the ear", says AT&T, and offers a 50% discount on the AirPods Pro. Amazon has also joined the Valentine's Day sales now, and it offers a good discount on the over-the-ear Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones.
On the other hand, Best Buy is offering the standard AirPods with wireless charging case at a discount, as well as Beats By Dre over-the-ear headphones.
Best Valentine’s Day deals: tablets and iPad
Apple iPad Air 2020
If your loved one happens to be a student, or someone who really enjoys a bigger screen for reading or media consumption, you can buy them a gorgeous iPad, iPad Pro, or iPad Air or a fast-and-powerful Samsung Galaxy Tab. At the moment, AT&T has a generous deal on the budget-friendly Galaxy Tab A7 Lite, which you can get for free with trade-in.
Check out the best iPad deals right now
Best Valentine’s Day deals: smartwatches
Apple Watch SE
AT&T shines in the smartwatch deals category early on as well, as the carrier is also giving some great Valentine's Day offers on the new and premium Apple Watch Series 7, the affordable and modern-looking Apple Watch SE, as well as the Galaxy Watch 4. The deal on all of these is the same generous $200 off trade-in offer.
On the other hand, Verizon has discounted the Fossil Gen 5 smartwatch for Valentine's Day as well.
Amazon has also joined the discount fun for Valentine's Day, and is now offering a few of Fitbit's most popular models at a discount. Best Buy, on the other hand, has some Garmin models on sale.
A smartwatch from the heart, for the heart, says AT&T this Valentine's Day
Valentine’s Day gift ideas under $50
There's a lot of cool and interesting gifts you can find for under $50, in the case you're on a budget.
Samsung Galaxy SmartTag object trackerLet's start with a recent gadget by Samsung: an object tracker called the Galaxy Smart Tag. One of them costs only $29, but if your loved one uses a Galaxy phone or device, and happens to lose their keys all the time, this little object tracker might come in handy. It can attach to any valuable object (or even your dog's collar) and if you happen to lose track of it, your Galaxy phone can help you locate it.
Custom case for iPhone or Android phoneOr you might want to have some fun with your Valentine's Day gift. You can select the design, the color, and any other aspect of the case you want, to make it personalized for your loved one. OtterBox is a company that offers durable and very protective smartphone cases. The company allows case customization for some of its models.
And here's always the good old Gift Card: this way, your loved one can pick whatever they need or like for themselves. If you're willing to go this road, you can get a Best Buy Gift Card for your loved one, as Best Buy is one of the biggest retailers and offers a lot of awesome tech products.
Best Buy Gift Card
Xiaomi Mi Band 4 Fitness TrackerIf your loved one is into fitness, but doesn't currently owe any smartwatch, you can get them a nice fitness tracker by Xiaomi. It has all the needed fitness-related features, and on top of that, is quite budget-friendly.
Small Bluetooth speaker from Heydey
If you don't want to pay more for a big Bluetooth speaker, there's always an option for a smaller, more compact one, for less money. One such option we find at Target, where you can now get the Heydey small Bluetooth speaker with loop for just $19.99.
Anker Wireless charger
Now, Amazon is offering a sweet deal on a 2-pack Wireless charger by Anker. The product is Qi-certified and therefore compatible with all the latest iPhones, Samsung Galaxies, and by the way, any phone that has Qi-certified wireless charging available. This way, you can give yourself and your loved one a nice wireless charging stand this Valentine's Day.
Valentine’s Day gift ideas under $100
There's a lot you can buy for under $100, that's still a very good quality tech product, and doesn't cost an arm or a leg.
First off, let's start with some music: a smart speaker or a Bluetooth speaker can be a fun Valentine's Day gift: you can listen to nice romantic songs (or not!) together and enjoy your company. For under $100, you can get a smart speaker Amazon Echo with built-in Amazon Alexa support, or a swim-proof Ultimate Ears Wonderboom Speaker.
If your boyfriend or girlfriend is more on the Apple side, you can get the new Apple HomePod mini for just $99.
If you want to get headphones for your loved one, there are great options for headphones and earphones under $100. Sennheiser, for example, is a high-quality audio company that has a mid-range headphone set, the Sennheiser Consumer Audio HD, that's currently discounted by 26% from its retail price on Amazon.
Additionally, you might want to wait for Belkin's Valentine's Day sales event. The renown company for cases, chargers, and other smartphone accessories often runs its own sales events during big ones:
Check Belkin's website
If your loved one is instead a fitness maniac, or they just enjoy maintaining their fitness and workout skills, you can get them a nice Fitness tracker this Valentine's day. It is not as expensive as a smartwatch, but still offers good workout tracking, and heart rate monitoring. The Fitbit Inspire 2 is one such tracker, offering fitness tracking, sleep monitoring, and notifications when you have reached your goal. On top of everything, it is also currently discounted at Amazon:
Although these days most of us take photos with our smartphones, there's something incredibly romantic about taking a photo with an instant film camera, such as the Fujifilm - instax mini 11, which is a great and fun gift option for your fun-loving partner.
Valentine’s Day gift ideas under $200
If your loved one is more of a reader, why not get them an Amazon Kindle this Valentine's Day? It is a great option for a bookworm, eliminating the need to pile thousands of books around them or to pack them when going on a trip:
For under $200, you can also check our smartwatches category, as some of the deals listed there can help you buy a nice and powerful smartwatch for your loved one, without spending a lot on it.
You might also take a look here:
- Best Verizon phone deals right now
- Best AT&T deals right now
- Best T-Mobile deals right now
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