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Prime Day 2020 streaming deals: Roku devices already down to $22, Fire TV Cube dropping to $80 on Tuesday

This story is part of Amazon Prime Day, PJDM’s guide on everything you need to know and how to make sure you get the best deal.

The clock is ticking. Amazon Prime Day within the US kicks off at 12:01 a.m. PT on Tuesday, Oct. 13. And despite the fact that the gross sales occasion hasn’t formally launched, that hasn’t stopped a whole lot of distributors from leaping the gun: Roku is the most recent to supply an early Prime Day deal on its a few of its hottest units, with the costs happening to the $22 to $37 vary (from the everyday $30 to $50). These deep reductions are at the moment obtainable at Amazon and Best Buy, with Walmart already teasing a few of these (and a few Roku TVs beginning as little as $100). 

Will Amazon additionally drop its Fire TV Sticks to ultra-low costs because it did throughout final yr’s Black Friday gross sales? The net retailer did not preannounce these reductions (apart from the good worth drop on the Hearth TV Dice, listed beneath), however we’ll add them — and some other good streaming device offers we see this week — if and after they seem.

Be aware that costs and availability had been correct on the time of publication, however they could fluctuate. This story might be up to date regularly within the days forward.

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If you should buy one streamer in Roku’s line, that is it. The tiny stick pops into the again of any HDMI-equipped TV, and it may well stream practically each on-line channel at resolutions as much as 4K and with HDR help. The included distant controls your TV’s quantity and energy, too. If you wish to retrofit any older TV to be a streaming powerhouse, the Roku Streaming Stick Plus is a no brainer.

Read our Roku Streaming Stick Plus review.

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This stepdown to the Streaming Stick Plus is a minibox fairly than a stick, and it loses the TV energy/quantity controls on the distant. But it surely in any other case pumps out the identical 4K HDR image high quality and channel choice because the Streaming Stick Plus. 

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Roku’s entry-level streamer is principally the Premiere, however with out the flexibility to deal with 4K HDR content material. At simply $22, it is nonetheless a succesful choice for getting the most recent 1080p streaming channels on to older TVs. That is $eight lower than the brand new Fire Stick Lite is at the moment promoting for.

Read our Roku Express (2019) review.

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The Hearth TV Dice combines an Alexa voice-controlled speaker, a Hearth TV 4K video streamer and a common distant management into one system. If you happen to like utilizing your voice to regulate the TV — to not point out different units in your Alexa-friendly family — it might be value taking the plunge on this fascinating all-in-one product, marked down from $120 to $80 throughout Prime Day. Be aware that that is the 2019 model, which has added some good enhancements since we first evaluated it in 2018

Read more about Fire TV Cube.

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