Google’s Nest devices are up to $80 off today for Verge readers

There were plenty of great deals this week despite Memorial Day coming and going, some of which are still available to Walmart Plus subscribers throughout the weekend. But if you’re someone who cares more about smart home tech than Walmart’s current strengths, we’ve got an exclusive treat just for you.

Wellbots offers Aisle readers up to $80 off select Google Nest devices through Sunday, June 19. This includes two great options for video doorbells if you prefer to use Google Assistant in your smart home setup. The long-running Google Nest Hello — now known as the Nest Doorbell (Wired) — is $80 off when you use a promo code YARD80 at checkout, which brings the excellent wired doorbell down to $149. While this model has been around since 2018 and offers a 1600 x 1200 resolution sensor with HDR, it’s also one of the few that allows 24/7 continuous recording via an additional subscription tier. There’s simply no other doorbell that allows for so much recording flexibility, plus Google Home syncing and hassle-free wired operation. Read our video doorbell buying guide.

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Nest Doorbell (wired)

The Nest Doorbell (wired) is Google’s video doorbell for the Nest smart home system. It lets you see who’s at the door from your phone or Google Assistant smart display, even when you’re away from home. Best of all, Wellbots offers Aisle readers an exclusive $80 discount through June 19 when they use promo code YARD80 at the register.

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If you prefer the Google Home or Google Assistant app, another option that’s on sale today is the battery-powered Google Nest doorbell. This model is on sale at Wellbots for $129.99 ($50 off) when you use promo code YARD50 at the register. You might notice it didn’t make the cut in our overall video doorbell buying guide, but it’s still a viable option if you need a battery-compatible doorbell and you don’t You can’t foresee opting for an Amazon Alexa-infused device like the Ring Video Doorbell 4. It offers a sleek design that comes in multiple colors, along with smart features like packet detection. Just keep in mind that if you intend to run it on battery power instead of hard-wiring, you will need to remove the entire doorbell from the wall and recharge it every two months. Read our review.


Google Nest doorbell (battery powered)

The latest generation battery-powered video doorbell from Nest has a tall form factor that comes in multiple colors: white, ivy, ash and linen. The wireless device records 960 x 1280 resolution at up to 30 frames per second with HDR and night vision, and it can detect people, animals, vehicles and packages. Wellbots is currently offering an exclusive $50 discount at Aisle readers when they use a promotional code YARD50 at the register.

If you’re looking to see beyond your door, Google’s projector-equipped Nest Cam is reduced to just $199.99 ($80 off) at Wellbots when you use a promo code YARD80. It’s our top pick for the best floodlight to use with Google Assistant, which offers decent video quality and bright lighting that will help illuminate your yard or driveway when selected subjects are detected (people, animals, vehicles and packages). ). These features are added for free, however, if you want 24/7 video recording, it will cost you a subscription fee. An added perk you unlock with the $6 per month subscription is the Familiar Faces feature, which will notify you if someone you know approaches your home – a tool that will (hopefully) leave you worrying. a little less than your usual factor. Read our review.

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Google Nest Cam with Projector

The first lighting product from Google Nest, this floodlight camera features bright lights and a host of controls through the Google Home app. The camera – a battery-powered Google Nest Cam – attaches magnetically and via a power cable.

Now for an offering that’s less about monitoring events outside your home and more about something that should be happening inside your home: spirited multiplayer gaming!

The recently launched Nintendo Switch Sports is currently on sale with its included leg strap on Amazon for $39.99 instead of its usual $49.99, saving you $10 on the physical copy of the Nintendo Switch game. If you have fond memories of Wii Sports, you’ll feel right at home with the title’s six mini-games, as it’s essentially the spiritual successor to the classic Wii. It may not be the cultural touchstone Wii Sports was, but it’s definitely a fun way to spend time with the family – especially if you have kids or young parents. Nintendo is even planning to introduce a golf mini-game later as free DLC… as if football and chambara weren’t enough. Read our review.

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Nintendo Switch Sports

The spiritual successor of Wii Sports, Nintendo Switch Sports features six mini-games that use Joy-Con motion controls. Football, badminton, tennis, bowling, volleyball and chambara can be played solo, in pairs or with up to four participants in some cases. The physical copy of the game also includes a leg strap for use with football.

Some extra savings on Saturday

  • Another smart home deal on offer elsewhere is Amazon’s Google Nest Wifi router three-pack, which is currently available for $256.02 instead of $468. The mesh network kit is enough to cover a very large house, and if you wire them together via Ethernet, you’ll have a very strong Wi-Fi 5 signal. Read our review.
  • Totallee is discounting its Hybrid and Hybrid MagSafe Phone Cases by 50% until June 15. These lightweight cases — which are available for the iPhone 13 as well as the iPhone 12 Pro Max, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 — normally run for $39, but are now down to just $20. Just search for hybrid models under Transparent options for each applicable phone model.
  • The Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro are down to $119.99 ($80 off) at Amazon in the purple colorway. This is one of the lowest prices we’ve seen for the excellent noise-canceling headphones, which pair best with Samsung Galaxy phones. As long as you don’t mind the color, these true wireless headphones are a great buy. Read our review.
  • If the Buds Pro aren’t cheap enough for you, the more modest Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 are just $94.99 ($55 off) at Amazon. These headphones exceed their weight class in audio quality and noise cancellation, and they’re available now in black or olive. Read our review.

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