We’re kicking off the weekend with exciting news for gamers: our picks for the best wired gaming mouse is now available at the lowest price yet. Only for the third time, Amazon sells Razer’s Basilisk V3 for just $59.99 instead of $69.99. The comfortable mouse delivers remarkable improvements over its predecessor, especially with regard to the scroll wheel. Depending on how hard you scroll, the mouse can switch between rippled scrolling and free-spin modes, making it easier to scroll the page more freely – a benefit that comes in handy even when you’re not using the mouse for gaming . It also has a 26K DPI sensor, RGB lighting and 11 programmable buttons, so you can customize the controls to your liking in Razer’s Synapse software.
If you’re looking for a pair of affordable true wireless earbuds, today we see some great discounts on both of the new Jabra Elite 3 earbuds and Jabra’s older Elite 75t. Already considered Jabra’s budget tops, the Elite 3 typically retails for $79.99, but is on sale today for $59.99 at Amazon and Best Buy, their lowest price to date. In his review, The Verges Chris Welch praised the earbuds, noting that they sound better than he expected given their price. He was also impressed with their performance, good call quality, simple operation and long battery life.
However, if you’re looking for wireless earbuds with features like noise cancellation, the $149.99 Elite 75t are also on sale at Best Buy. for only $79.99, which almost matches their best price yet. While the noise cancellation on this one isn’t as good as on the newer ones Elite 85t, they both have an excellent sound with a good amount of bass. The Elite 75t is also comfortable and can connect to two Bluetooth devices at the same time, a feature still not commonly found in many wireless earbuds. Read our Elite 75t review.
The Blue Yeti mic, which costs $129.99, shifts from wireless earbuds to high-performance mics on sale in select colors for $99.99 at Amazon and Best Buy; this includes the black model, which Amazon has not discounted since July. While not the best price ever, it’s the lowest price we’ve seen the mic sell for since the holidays. Popular with podcasters, YouTubers, and Twitch streamers, the Yeti can adapt to a number of different recording environments. It also allows you to change pickup patterns, modulate and otherwise fine-tune your audio, making it one of the more versatile budget options out there for the price.
DJI’s Mavic Mini remains one of the best drones you can buy for under $500, but $450 is still a lot of money. Luckily, if you’re looking for something affordable, its 2019 predecessor is available today from Newegg with a handful of accessories. At the moment you can buy the last generation DJI Mavic Mini Fly More Combo for only $299.99, a solid $100 discount. The bundle includes three sets of spare propellers, a carrying case, a propeller guard, a gimbal guard, spare batteries and more.
Despite the fact that the Mavic Mini is an older, more budget-friendly drone, it still shares many features with more expensive models, such as a number of creative shooting modes and the ability to automatically return to the starting position. It also doesn’t require FAA registration, a boon for experienced drone pilots and newbies alike. Read our review.
A few more ways to save this weekend
- If you’re a Nintendo Switch owner, Amazon sells a 12-month Nintendo Switch Online Family membership and a SanDisk 128GB Micro SD card for only $34.99 (almost $40 off), which allows you to play online while expanding your console’s storage space.
- Apple’s latest AirPods are still being sold for the low price of $139.99 at Amazon. They originally sold for $179.99.
- Lenovo’s Smart Clock 2 with built-in wireless charging pad costs $64.99 at Best Buy, down from $89.99.