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Dads and grads sale: Best deals on laptops, tablets and monitors

Dads and Grads Sale
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Father's Day is nearly here and dads and grads sales are going strong this weekend. Several retailers are offering generous discounts on some of the industries best laptops, tablets, headphones and more. 

So if you're looking for a last minute gift for dad, you've come to the right place. 

Currently, you can get the new 2020 Apple MacBook Air for $899 at Amazon. That's $100 of its $999 list price and the lowest price we've ever seen for this MacBook. The new MacBook Air features a 13.3-inch (2560 x 1600) Retina display, a 10th Gen Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM and a 256GB SSD. 

If you're on a smaller budget and considering a tablet instead, the new Amazon Fire HD 8 Plus for $89.99 is a solid choice. Even better, you can buy two for $159.98, which is $20 in savings. 

The latest Amazon Fire HD 8 packs a vibrant 8-inch (1280 x 800) display, up to 12 hours of battery life, and supports wireless charging. It's powered by a new 2.0-GHz quad-core processor which makes it 30% faster than its predecessor.

Looking for more gift ideas? We've got your back. Here are the best dads and grads sales happening right now.

Dads and grads sales and gift ideas


Lenovo Summer Sale: Extra $100 off select Yoga 2-in-1s
This weekend, you can get the Lenovo Yoga C940 14 for $1,029. packs a 14-inch display, 1.1 GHz 10th Gen Intel Core  i5-1035G4 quad-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, and 256GB SSD. Save $220 on this Editor's Choice machine via coupon, "BUYSAVEMORE". View Deal

HP Envy X360 15t Touch Laptop: was $979 now $829 @ HP
The HP Envy x360 15t is one of the best 2-in-1 laptops around. This model packs a 15.6-inch 1080p touch display, 1.6GHz Core i5-1035G1U quad-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 512GB SSD.View Deal

Apple MacBook Air 2020 (256GB): was $999 now $899 @ Amazon
The new 2020 MacBook Air features a 13.3-inch (2560 x 1600) Retina display, a 10th Gen Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM and a 256GB SSD. View Deal

Lenovo Yoga C630 2-in-1 Chromebook: was $699 now $629 @ Best Buy
The Lenovo Yoga Chromebook C630 has a flexible, 360-degree convertible aluminum chassis. This model packs a 13.3-inch, 1080p display, Core i5-8250U CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 128GB SSD. View Deal


Kindle Paperwhite: was $129 now $99 @ Amazon
The water-resistant Kindle Paperwhite features a 6-inch, anti-glare flush-to-screen display, a 5 LED front light and 8GB of storage. For a limited time, it's on sale for $30 off its regular price. View Deal

Amazon Fire HD 8: for $89.99 or 2 for $159.98 @ Amazon
The new Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet is 30% faster than its predecessor and supports wireless charging. It features an 8-inch (1280 x 800) display, 2.0-GHz quad-core CPU, 2GB of RAM, and 32GB of expandable storage. Save $20 when you order two at Amazon. View Deal

Amazon Fire HD 8 Plus:  for $109.99 or 2 for $199.98 @ Amazon
Pricing for the new Amazon Fire HD 8 Plus tablet starts at $109.99. It has all the same specs as the new Fire HD 8 except that it packs 3GB of RAM. Snag one for yourself and one for dad or that grad in your life and save $20.View Deal

Galaxy Tab S6 10.5" (128GB): was $649 now $529 @ Best Buy
The base model Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 features a 10.5-inch (2560 x 1600) Super AMOLED display, a Snapdragon 855 octa-core CPU, 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. Currently, it's $120 off at Best Buy. View Deal

Galaxy Tab S6 10.5" (256GB): was $729 now $599 @ Best Buy
With its beautiful, bright display, strong sound, speedy performance and S Pen, the Galaxy Tab S6 is one of the best tablets to get. You can grab the 256GB model right now for $130 off its normal price. View Deal

Microsoft Surface Go 2 Essentials Bundle: was $668 now $539 @ Microsoft
Save $129 on a Microsoft Surface Go 2 Essentials Bundle starting from $539. The cheapest option includes a 64GB Surface Go 2 (a $400 value, a Surface Go Type Cover (a $100 value), a 1-year subscription of Microsoft 365 Personal (a $70 value) and Accidental Damage Coverage ($99 value).
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Apple iPad Pro 12.9" 2018: was $999 now $899 @ B&H
The 3rd Gen iPad Pro 12.9-inch tablet is amazingly powerful, outperforming laptops with Core i7 processors while offering a thinner and lighter edge-to-edge screen design.
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Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700: was $399 now $299 @ Amazon
The Bose noise cancelling headphones 700 offer stellar noise-cancelling technology and up to 20 hours of battery life. They also support Alexa, Google Assistant, and Siri. They're currently $100 off, which is the lowest price we've ever seen for these wireless headphones. Best Buy offers the same priceView Deal

Sony WF-XB700 Wireless Earbuds: was $128 now $98 @ Amazon
The Sony WF-XB700 earbuds are currently on sale for an all-time low price of $98. With their ergonomic design, water resistance, and 9 hour battery life (18 with charging case), you can enjoy uninterrupted, extended listening anywhere.  View Deal

Apple AirPods w/ Charging Case: was $159 now $139 @ Amazon
For a limited time, you can get the latest AirPods with Charging Case for $139. The wireless earbuds are powered by Apple's latest H1 chip for fast wireless connectivity with Apple devices.View Deal

Apple AirPods Pro: was $249 now $219 @ Verizon
With decent noise cancellation, good sound quality, and a comfortable, sweat-resistant design, the AirPods Pro are among the best wireless earbuds around. Score them now for their best price yet. Amazon offers the same priceView Deal

Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Headphones: was $349 now $234 @ Amazon
Sony WH-1000XM3 wireless headphones offer signature Sony sound, industry-leading noise-cancellation, and 30 hours of battery life. They're currently $115 off. View Deal

Sony WH-XB900N Wireless: was $249 now $178 @ Amazon
Sony WH-X900Ns wireless headphones feature Extra Bass, digital noise-cancelling, as well as Alexa and Google Assistant support. With up to 30 hours of battery life per charge, you can enjoy uninterrupted playback. They're now $70 off. View Deal


HP 24f 24" FreeSync Monitor: was $179 now $109 @ Best Buy
If you're looking for a cheap monitor, look no further than this HP 24-inch display. It delivers a crisp 1080p picture and sports an aluminum ultra-slim, micro-edge design.View Deal

Dell U2419H UltraSharp 24" Monitor: was $309 now $234 @ Dell
The Dell U2419H monitor features a 23.8” diagonal panel and a thin, space-saving stylish design. This flexible monitor lets you pivot, tilt, swivel and adjust the height to accommodate your needs. View Deal

Dell S2719H 27" Monitor: was $279 now $199 @ Dell
This beautiful Dell panel is a solid pick if you're looking for a monitor under $200. It features a near borderless 27-inch display, and dual 5W speakers that deliver premium sound. View Deal

Dell 24 Ultra HD 4K Monitor: was $499 now $374 @ Dell
See fine details and true-to-life color on this Dell 27” QHD (2560x1440) monitor in an innovative, stylishly thin design. View Deal

Games & Accessories

Resident Evil Triple Pack: was $59.99 now $41 @ Amazon
Play three of the most action-packed games from the Resident Evil universe with this Resident Evil Triple Pack. It includes Resident Evil 4, Resident Evil 5, and Resident Evil 6, complete with all DLC modes, costumes and expansions.View Deal

Wolfenstein: Youngblood Deluxe Edition: was $39 now $17 @ Best Buy
This gaming deal takes $22 off Wolfenstein: Youngblood, the co-op adventure from award-winning studio MachineGames. This Deluxe Edition includes Buddy Pass, which lets you and a friend play the entire game together, even if they don't own it. View Deal

Logitech Gamepad F310 Gaming Pad: was $24 now $19 @ Best Buy
The Logitech F310 is easy to set up and use with your favorite games thanks to XInput/Direct Input—the two most common input standards.

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Hilda Scott

Hilda Scott is a Deals Writer at Tom's Guide and Laptop Mag, bringing you the best bargains on laptops, gaming gear, smart home gadgets, and wearables. After graduating from Hunter College with a degree in Film and Media Studies, she's written for iTechPost,, Parle Mag, Enstars, and Latin Times. When she's not bringing readers the best deals, she's streaming her favorite shows or attending a live concert or pro wrestling event.