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Five tech deals to watch out for on Prime Day tomorrow

We're mere hours away from Amazon's Prime Day sales, which are effectively Black Friday in July. It's had such an influence on consumer spending habits, even other retailers are trying to get in on the action. Many folks have set aside some cash for the occasion, and we've got a short list of deals to keep an eye out for over the next two days.

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Google Wifi alternative Linksys Velop dual-band mesh router three-pack drops to all-time low of $229

Google Wifi is one of the best-known mesh WiFi solutions, especially among non-techie types, but that doesn't mean there aren't other great products that offer a similar experience. In fact, due to a number of software issues suffered by Google's system, going for an alternative might a better option. One of these is Linksys' Velop line. A three-pack of dual-band routers currently only costs $229 on B&H, which saves you $70 on the usual $299 retail price.

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Google drops price of a single Wifi to $99 at all retailers

If you've been thinking about expanding your Google Wifi network but didn't want to cough up the extra $129 for one, you're in luck. Google appears to have permanently dropped the price of a single unit to $99, which is $30 less than before. The 3-pack also appears to have been re-priced to $259.

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Google Wifi 3-pack factory refurb is $210 on Woot

If you have issues with Wi-Fi range around your house, the Google Wifi is one of the easiest ways to rectify them. It's not the newest system out there, but its quick setup and Google integration mean that it's still a great option. Woot is currently offering factory refurbished 3-packs for just $209.99.

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Get a Google Wifi three-pack for $219 ($40 off) at Rakuten

Even two years after its release, Google Wifi is still one of the easiest ways to get a mesh network system in your home. While there are now plenty of other options now, like Linksys Velop and AmpliFi Mesh Point, Google Wifi is still a solid product. Now you can get the three-pack for just $219.99 on Rakuten — $40 below the current Google Store price.

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Monday deals: Sales on Ring Video Doorbell Pro, Google WiFi, Echo Dot Kids Edition, and more

We know you love them deals. Frankly, though, there are just too many for us to report on each one individually. Here are a handful of sales from the past few days we didn't get the chance to tell you about.

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Google Store Cyber Monday deals are live: Free Home Hub and $50 credit with Pixel 3 & 3 XL, $20 off custom cases, and more

Google has just pushed out what we expect to be the last of Thanksgiving season's deals. For Cyber Monday Google has killed the previous $150-200 discounts for the Pixel 3 and 3 XL, replacing them with a new promo that features a free Home Hub plus $50 in Google Store credit. Other discounts include a Daydream View for $40, customizable Pixel cases for $20 off, and a sort of smart home starter kit that comes with a Home Hub, Home, and Wifi three-pack for a hair under $450.

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[Update: Deals page is live, sales start 11/22] These are the Google Store's Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals

Couldn't afford a Pixel 3 when it first came out? Google's Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals significantly reduce the overall price of Google's latest smartphone in the US. Beginning with pre-Black Friday offers, Google has shared several new deals on its latest smartphone and other Made by Google products.

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Google Home and Wifi launch in Spain imminent as products show up on El Corte Inglés

Back at Google I/O, we missed a little interesting nugget of information. It was quietly announced that Google Home and Home Mini will be launching in seven new countries during 2018: Denmark, Korea, Mexico, the Netherlands, Norway, Spain, and Sweden. And it's Spain we're focusing on today as it seems like the launch is imminent in the country: both the Google Home and Home Mini were briefly posted on El Corte Inglés's website then removed, plus the site is also showing Google Wifi router 1-pack and 3-pack (those pages haven't been taken down yet).

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Google Wifi now supports speed tests for individual devices

Google's mesh router launched with built-in speed testing capabilities, but a new update expands that functionality. With the aim of improving network troubleshooting, you can now test individual devices. This feature is live in the latest Google Wifi app, and you can download it right now.

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