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Friday's best deals: Amazon Echo devices, LEGO advent calendars, and more

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Friday's finally here! It's time to spend some of that hard-earned cash you made this week, but let's not get crazy. We scoured the net finding the best deals so you can make the most of your money, and we've listed the best of the best below.

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Amazon Echo Dot with Clock

There are a bunch of devices in the Amazon Echo lineup now, but the Echo Dot remains one of the most affordable ways to add Alexa smarts to rooms in your home. That's especially true when deals like these roll around. Right now at Amazon, you can save on the recently-released Echo Dot with Clock (opens in new tab) and snag it for its best price yet, as well as the regular Echo Dot (opens in new tab) and child-friendly Echo Dot Kids Edition (opens in new tab). There's no word on how long these discounts will last, so you want to get your orders in straight away to make the most of these savings.

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This updated Dot was only released a few weeks ago but you can already make a killer saving on it. Amazon is also offering bundles with a smart plug or smart bulb that cost just $5 more, making it super affordable to get your smart home started!

$39.99 $59.99 $20 off

Aoycocr Mini Smart Plug, 4-pack

As we add more gadgets to our smart homes, it makes our dumb appliances stick out like a sore thumb. Smart plugs can take some of that pain away and they're extremely affordable these days. Right now, you can even snag this 4-pack of Aoycocr Mini Smart Plugs for just $19.79 when you enter promo code 40O1U8T6 during checkout. They're normally sold right above $30 on average as a set, though with today's deal you'd be snagging each one at just $5 apiece. That's a small price to pay for everything this 4-pack brings to your home.

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Electronics and appliances you already own can be controlled with your phone now with help from this 4-pack of miniature smart plugs. You'll score them for just $5 apiece when you enter the following promo code during checkout.

$19.79 $32.99 $13 off

Amazon Echo Show 5

You might already have a bunch of Echo smart speakers dotted (pun intended) around your home, but have you got an Alexa device with a screen yet? The versatile Echo Show (opens in new tab) line of smart displays give you access to all of Alexa's skills and also add the ability for your smart assistant to show you things. That's exceptionally useful in a bunch of situations from looking at a recipe in the kitchen to seeing the weather forecast, making a video call with a relative, and more. Right now, Amazon is discounting its Echo Show 5 (opens in new tab) and 2nd-gen Echo Show (opens in new tab). The prices they have hit today are super rare and have only been beaten during major sales like the Prime-exclusive Amazon Prime Day. Unlike those deals, the prices today are available to everyone.

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This 5.5-inch smart display lets you check the weather, watch movie trailers, listen to music, and control smart home devices with Alexa. Today's price sets a new low outside of Prime Day. There's a bundle with a smart plug for just $5 more, too.

$59.99 $89.99 $30 off

Chamberlain MyQ Smart Garage Door Opener

If you've got Wi-Fi that reaches into your garage, then you should have a smart garage door. It's that simple really. Especially since you don't need a whole lot of fancy equipment. You don't have to replace the garage door opener you already have. Just grab Chamberlain's MyQ smart garage door opener on sale for $29.98. That's a match for the lowest price we've ever seen for this device, and we haven't seen it drop this low since Prime Day way back in July.

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Most likely compatible with your current garage door opener, this device lets you open and close the garage from an app on your phone. You can get notifications when it's used in real time. If you have Google Assistant, enable voice control.

$29.98 $49.98 $20 off

LEGO Star Wars Advent Calendar 2019

The holidays will roll around before you know it and you want to make sure you have these LEGO advent calendars on order now before they sell out in a few weeks' time. As well as the Star Wars (opens in new tab) calendar, there's also a Harry Potter (opens in new tab) version on sale for $33.

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These LEGO advent calendars are getting harder and harder to find as the holiday season approaches. Now that Walmart's offering the LEGO Star Wars set at a new low price, it likely won't stay in stock there for much longer.

$29.97 $39.99 $10 off

TaoTronics Bluetooth 5.0 Headphones

Keeping a backup pair of headphones around is never a bad move. Whether you need a dedicated pair to keep in your gym bag, in your car, or in your backpack, these TaoTronics Bluetooth 5.0 Headphones are a great pick. Today they're on sale for just $13.99 at Amazon when you enter promo code SURJZXAS during checkout, saving you more than $15 off their usual cost of $30.

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Listen for up to 9 hours on a single charge with these water-resistant Bluetooth headphones. They feature magnetic tips that help to keep them attached when they're not in use, as well as in-line controls and a built-in microphone.

$13.99 $29.99 $16 off

Aukey Right-Angled USB-C Cable, 2-pack

Aukey's Right-Angled USB-C Cables are some of the most durable options you can find on Amazon, as they feature a strong aramid fiber core and braided nylon jacket that can keep them in good shape for years to come. Today, they're becoming some of the most affordable options you can find as well. Simply clip the on-page coupon to drop the price of this 2-pack of cables down to $8.99 while supplies last.

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These USB-C cables were designed to stay out of your way while plugged in, and today you can snag a two-pack for only $9 when you clip its on-page coupon at Amazon.

$8.99 $12.99 $4 off

Adam Oram is a Senior Writer at iMore. He studied Media at Newcastle University and has been writing about technology since 2013. He previously worked as an Apple Genius and as a Deals Editor at Thrifter. His spare time is spent watching football (both kinds), playing Pokémon games, and eating vegan food. Follow him on Twitter at @adamoram.