Today’s best tech deals: Logitech MX Master 3, Eneloop batteries, and more

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Today’s Dealmaster includes a return of the best price we’ve tracked for Logitech’s MX Master 3, our favorite wireless mouse for everyday use, which is currently down to $80 at Staples when you use the code “79674” at checkout. You can also use this code to take $20 off the Mac version of Logitech’s MX Keys, a wireless keyboard we’ve previously recommended. Elsewhere, our roundup also includes a low price on a set of Panasonic’s Eneloop rechargeable batteries, ongoing sales on several Xbox and PlayStation games, deals on Google Nest smart home products, and more. You can check out the full list below.

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Top 10 deals of the day

The Apple Mac Mini.
Enlarge / The Apple Mac Mini.

Samuel Axon

Laptop and desktop PC deals

  • Apple Mac Mini (2020) mini desktop PC—Apple M1, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD for $799.99 at Amazon (discount seen at checkout—normally $860).
  • Apple Mac Mini (2020, refurb) mini desktop PC—Apple M1, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD for $759.99 at Apple (normally $860).
  • Apple MacBook Air (late 2020) laptop—Apple M1, 13.3-inch 2560×1600, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD for $949.99 at Amazon (normally $999).
  • Apple MacBook Air (late 2020) laptop—Apple M1, 13.3-inch 2560×1600, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD for $1,149.99 at Amazon (normally $1,220).
  • Dell Inspiron 15 3000 laptop—Intel Core i3-1115G4, 15.6-inch 1080p, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD for $386.99 at Dell (normally $500).
  • 27-inch LG 27GN800-B gaming monitor—2560×1440, IPS, 144Hz, FreeSync for $296.99 at Amazon and B&H (normally $370).
  • 24.5-inch Alienware AW2521HF gaming monitor—1920×1080, IPS, 240Hz, FreeSync for $314.99 at Dell (use code: EXTRA10—normally $360).
  • 27-inch Dell S2721DGF gaming monitor—2560×1440, IPS, 165Hz, FreeSync for $409.49 at Dell (use code: EXTRA10—normally $500).
  • Samsung 980 Pro (1TB) PCIe Gen 4 NVMe internal SSD for $197.14 at Amazon (normally $220).
  • WD Black SN850 (500GB) PCIe Gen 4 NVMe internal SSD for $99.99 at Amazon (normally $125).
<em>Ori and the Will of the Wisps</em> is one of our favorite games of 2020.
Enlarge / Ori and the Will of the Wisps is one of our favorite games of 2020.

Video game deals

  • Xbox Spring Sale + PlayStation Store Spring Sale: various games discounted at Microsoft and PlayStation Store.
  • PlayStation Play at Home sale: various PS4/PSVR games available for free at PlayStation Store (normally $190).
  • Control: Ultimate Edition (Xbox, digital) for $19.99 at Microsoft (Standard Edition on Game Pass—normally $40).
  • Ori: The Collection (Xbox, PC, digital) for $17.49 at Microsoft (also on Game Pass—normally $35).
  • Hitman 3 (Xbox, PS4, PS5, digital) for $44.99 at Microsoft and PlayStation Store (normally $55).
  • Ghost of Tsushima (PS4) for $39.88 at Amazon, GameStop, and Walmart (normally $55).
  • The Last of Us Part II (PS4) for $29.99 at Amazon, GameStop, and Walmart (normally $35).
  • Super Mario 3D All-Stars (Switch) for $49.94 at Walmart (normally $60).
  • Ring Fit Adventure (Switch) for $69.88 at Amazon and Walmart (normally $80).
  • Persona 5 Strikers (Switch, PS4) for $39.99 at Best Buy (normally $60).
<em>Red Dead Redemption 2</em>.
Enlarge / Red Dead Redemption 2.
  • Halo: The Master Chief Collection (Xbox, PC, digital) for $19.99 at Microsoft (also on Game Pass—normally $27).
  • Doom Eternal: Deluxe Edition (Xbox, PC, digital) for $29.69 at Microsoft (Standard Edition on Game Pass—normally $45).
  • Gears Tactics (Xbox, PC, digital) for $23.99 at Microsoft (also on Game Pass—normally $35).
  • Red Dead Redemption 2 (Xbox, digital) for $26.99 at Microsoft (normally $35).
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (Xbox, PC, digital) for $7.49 at Microsoft (also on Game Pass—normally $20).
  • Tetris Effect: Connected (Xbox, PC, digital) for $29.99 at Microsoft (also on Game Pass—normally $40).
  • Metal Gear Solid V: The Definitive Experience (Xbox, digital) for $9.89 at Microsoft (normally $20).
  • Metal Gear Solid HD Edition: 2 & 3 (Xbox, digital) for $9.99 at Microsoft (normally $20).
  • Watch Dogs: Legion (PS4, PS5, Xbox) for $19.99 at Amazon (normally $30).
  • Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order (Xbox, PS4, PC, digital) for $19.99 at Microsoft, Amazon, and GameStop (normally $30).
<em>Titanfall 2 </em>is one of the more underrated first-person shooters of the past few years.
Enlarge / Titanfall 2 is one of the more underrated first-person shooters of the past few years.
  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt—Complete Edition (Xbox, PS4, digital) for $9.99 at Microsoft and PlayStation Store (normally $25).
  • Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales (Xbox, digital) for $5.99 at Microsoft (also on Game Pass—normally $20).
  • Rare Replay (Xbox, digital) for $7.49 at Microsoft (also on Game Pass—normally $15).
  • Xbox Live Gold only: Titanfall 2: Ultimate Edition (Xbox, digital) for $2.99 at Microsoft (also on Game Pass—normally $15).
  • Bioshock: The Collection (Xbox, digital) for $9.99 at Microsoft and PlayStation Store (normally $20).
  • Sonic Mania (Xbox, PS4, Switch, digital) for $9.99 at Microsoft, PlayStation Store, and Nintendo eShop (normally $20).
  • Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons (Xbox, digital) for $3.99 at Microsoft (normally $20).
  • Marvel’s Avengers (PS5) for $24.99 at Amazon and Best Buy (normally $40).
  • Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End (PS4, digital) for $9.99 at PlayStation Store (normally $15).
  • Immortals Fenyx Rising (PS4, PS5, Xbox, Switch) for $29.88 at Amazon (normally $40).
Nintendo's Switch Pro Controller.
Enlarge / Nintendo’s Switch Pro Controller.

Gaming deals

Logitech's MX Master 3 is a highly recommended wireless mouse.
Enlarge / Logitech’s MX Master 3 is a highly recommended wireless mouse.

Jeff Dunn

TV and home entertainment deals

  • Prime users only: Amazon Fire TV Stick Lite 1080p media streamer for $19.99 at Amazon (normally $28).
  • 55-inch Vizio M55Q8-H1 4K HDR LED TV for $499.99 at Walmart (normally $550).
  • 55-inch LG BX (2020 model) 4K HDR OLED TV + $100 Newegg e-gift card for $1,296.99 at Newegg (normally $1,400).
  • 65-inch LG CX (2020 model) 4K HDR OLED TV + $150 Visa gift card for $1,996.99 at BuyDig (normally $2,250).
  • My Best Buy members only: 65-inch Sony X900H (2020 model) 4K HDR LED TV for $1,169.99 at Best Buy (normally $1,350).
The Logitech MX Keys wireless keyboard.
Enlarge / The Logitech MX Keys wireless keyboard.

Jeff Dunn

Electronics deals

Tribit's XSound Go portable Bluetooth speaker.
Enlarge / Tribit’s XSound Go portable Bluetooth speaker.

Jeff Dunn

Accessories and miscellaneous deals

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