The holidays are just around the corner, and if that news fills you with panic instead of excitement, we’ve got your back. For those who are behind on your holiday shopping, there are still a ton of great gifts you can buy online, many of which you can pick up locally or have shipped to you in time for Christmas. Below, we’ve rounded up the best of them and organized them based on category, covering everything from smart displays and TVs to gaming accessories and laptops.
Of course, if you’re looking for more ideas, our recently-updated 2021 Holiday Gift Guide is always a great place to browse. And if you’re really down to the wire and need a gift day-of — shipping deadlines are approaching fast, after all — we’ve also rounded up the best digital gifts you can buy and deliver instantaneously (even on Christmas Day).
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Smart displays and speakers
- Google’s second-gen Nest Hub is going for $59.99 instead of $99.99 at Best Buy. Read our full review.
- The Facebook Portal 10-inch smart display is $79.99 at Best Buy, discounted from its normal price of $179.99. Read our full review.
- The battery-powered Facebook Portal Go is on sale for $149.99 at Best Buy instead of $199.99. Read our full review.
Smart lighting and locks
Smart security cameras and security systems
- The Ring Alarm Pro is $299.99 at Best Buy. Read our full review.
- The myQ Chamberlain Smart Garage Control is selling at Amazon for $19.98 instead of $29.98.
- The latest Nest Doorbell is back down to Black Friday pricing at Google and Best Buy, discounted from $179.99 to $129.99. Using promo code 2DAYHOLIDAY at Google will also get you free, two-day shipping. Read our full review.
Smart robot vacuums
- Yeedi’s no-frills K650 robot vacuum is selling for $109.99 when you apply the $70 coupon instead of $199.99 at Amazon.
- Animal Crossing Monopoly is selling for $18.99 instead of $26.49 at Target.
- Risk is going for $23.99 at Amazon instead of $30.99.
- Scrabble is selling for $11.82 at Amazon.
- Gloomhaven is $123.95 at Amazon, so your whole family or friend group can hunker down for the entire winter with an epic table-top RPG.
Headphones and earbuds
- Amazon and Best Buy are selling Sony’s WF-1000XM4 wireless earbuds for $248 instead of $349.99. Read our full review.
- Bose’s QC45 headphones are $279 instead of $329 at Amazon. Read our full review.
- Apple’s AirPods Max are on sale for $478 instead of $549 at Amazon. Read our full review.
- The Jabra Elite 3 earbuds are $79.99 at Amazon and Best Buy. Read our full review.
- The Beats Studio Buds are back down to their Black Friday price of $99.99 instead of $149.99 at Amazon and Best Buy. Read our review.
Laptops and Chromebooks
The MacBook Air is Apple’s entry-level laptop, which comes outfitted with the company’s new M1 chip and in one of three different colors (silver, space gray, and gold). This particular model comes with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage.
- The Lenovo Yoga 9i laptop with 16GB of RAM and a 512GB SSD is $1,249.99 instead of $1,749.99 at Best Buy. Read our full review.
- The Asus Chromebook Spin 713 with an Intel Evo Core i5 processor, 8GB RAM, and a 256GB SSD is $599 instead of $699 at Best Buy. Read our full review.
- The Asus Chromebook Flip CX5 with an Intel Core i3 processor, a 128GB SSD, and 8GB RAM is $724.99 at Amazon. Read our full review.
- Lenovo’s 128GB Chromebook Duet is available for in-store pickup at Best Buy for $299. Read our full review.
- The standard, PC edition of Deathloop is selling for $39.99 instead of $59.99 at Amazon. The PlayStation 5 edition is available for in-store pickup at GameStop for $22.99 ($37 off). Read our full review.
- The 128GB Oculus Quest 2 is $299 at Amazon and Best Buy. Read our full review.
- Microsoft’s Xbox Elite Series 2 controller is selling for $139.99 ($40 off) at Best Buy. Read our full review.
- Ring Fit Adventure for the Nintendo Switch is $69.88 at Amazon and $73.99 at Best Buy. Read our full review.
- The Nintendo Switch Pro Controller is selling at Amazon for $69.95. Read our hands-on review.
- Both the PlayStation and Xbox versions of It Takes Two are available for in-store pickup at Best Buy for $19.99 ($20 off).
- Metroid Dread for the Nintendo Switch is selling for $59.99 at Best Buy. Read our full review.
- A one-year subscription to PlayStation Plus is on sale at Eneba for just $35.75. This deal is for US accounts and the redemption code is delivered digitally.
- Nerf’s Halo Bulldog SG dart blaster is available at Amazon for $36.99, and comes with a redemption code for the matching Halo Infinite in-game weapon coating.