This year, many Black Friday deals have been going live early, meaning holiday shopping is already underway. If you’ve been hoping to take advantage of the latest deals to score some memorable gifts, we’ve got you covered. In this guide, we’re highlighting some of the best streaming and cord cutting deals between $50 and $100. And be sure to check out our Black Friday page to stay up-to-date on streaming deals throughout the holiday season.
Here are some of our favorite deals for gifts under $100.
(Note: Availability and prices below are accurate at the time of posting, but are likely to change throughout the holiday season.)
Roku’s newest top-end dedicated streaming box gets a solid discount of about 30% for Black Friday shopping. We recently reviewed this 2020 edition and found it to be a worthy successor to the Ultra name.
Nest Hub 7″ Two-Pack
The Nest Hub is a multi-use smart display that can work great in areas where space is tight, like a kitchen or office. In addition to smart home features, the Hub also offers music and video options, including support for Netflix. It also doubles as a very convincing digital photo frame.
Avantree AS9P Headphones
These versatile headphones carry solid ratings on Amazon and could be a handy option for watching TV in a quiet household. The aptx Low Latency standard means you should enjoy audio on supported TVs without any jarring delays or sync issues.
Gift Card: Netflix
Price: $100 (other options available)
Many of us have been streaming more than ever this year, and if you’ve got a friend or family member that’s finally looking to dip their toe into a new service, a gift card to popular options like Netflix could be a great way to ease them in.
Echo Show 8
Amazon’s Echo Show is an affordable smart display that boasts a wide variety of features. In addition to hands-free voice control via Alexa, the Echo Show can also serve as a video conference display as well as a streaming device with support for Hulu, Prime Video, and more.
Seagate Expansion Desktop 4TB External Hard Drive
External hard drives can offer up storage space for any number of uses, including local DVR recordings, building a Plex library, and more. They can also be ideal secondary storage devices for the latest generation of video game consoles.
Echo 4th Gen
This new Echo is an affordable way to add Alexa to your smart home. In addition to support for music services like Amazon Music, Apple Music, and Spotify, you can also pair the Echo with compatible Fire TV devices for a boost in audio.
With Black Friday pricing, Roku’s new Streambar drops from its regular $129 price down to $99. It packs in a four-speaker setup and a dedicated streaming device into a relatively compact unit, offering up improved audio and streaming smarts all in one box.
Fire TV Cube
Amazon’s top-end streaming device gets a discount in time for the holidays. The Fire TV Cube offers Alexa-powered smarts so you can control your TV without using your remote. It also supports streaming services like Netflix, Prime Video, Hulu and more.
Tablo Dual LITE
If you’ve been looking for an affordable way to record over-the-air broadcasts, Tablo’s Dual LITE could be the answer. Just connect a USB hard drive and an OTA antenna and you’ll have a solid setup for your local channels.