Cyber Monday & Black Friday 2018 Deals for Cutting the Cable Cord
Cord cutters and streaming fans will find the best deals of the year on new streaming devices, TVs and subscriptions between Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
Here are my top Cyber Monday deals for cord cutters, and everyone else into streaming or looking for alternatives to cable. Many of these deals will only last until Nov. 26 (a.k.a. Cyber Monday).
- The Roku Ultra is on sale for $59.99, which is the best deal on a Roku device right now. The Ultra has an Ethernet port so you can hard wire your device. The Ultra also comes with JBL headphones for private listening through your remote control. Best Buy is also throwing in a free month of Sling TV with your purchase.
- Fire TV Recast is Amazon’s new DVR for your antenna; the 500 GB model is marked down to $179.99, and the 1TB model is $219.99. You can read my review on the Fire TV Recast.
- The new Fire TV Cube is marked down to $59.99.
- And the brand new Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K is on sale for $34.99
- NVIDIA Shield TV remains on sale; the remote only version is $139.99. The Gaming Edition of NVIDIA Shield TV is priced at $159.99. You can pick up either model at this price at Best Buy, and Amazon.
- Toshiba Fire TV Edition, 50-icnh 4K Ultra HDR, is $299.99 (Usually, $299.99)
- Logitech Harmony Smart Remote is on sale for $44.99 (with Alexa and Google Home support).
- Anker Fast Wireless Charger, 10W Wireless Charging Pad, Qi-Certified, Compatible iPhone XR/Xs Max/XS/X/8/8 Plus is now $14.99
Best streaming deals for cutting the cord
- Hulu subscriptions are going for 99 cents per month for the first year. This subscription is usually $7.99 per month. This is the limited commercials plan. The subscription automatically renews at the full price when the 12 month promotional rate ends. Cyber Monday is the last day to get this rate.
- If you pay for 6 months of Philo, you can get the $20 channel bundle for $16.50 per month. The Hallmark family of channels was added in recent weeks, and its the cheapest way to get more than 50 networks including A&E, HGTV, History and Viceland. The rate increases to the regular $20 per month price after the promotion ends. You can read my review of Philo.
- CuriosityStream is free for the remainder of the year. The science-themed streaming service will start up in 2019 with a $2.99 subscription fee, and a bit for for 4K streaming.
- STARZ, home of the crime drama Power, is offering its service for $5 for the first three months. This deal ends on Dec. 31.
- CBS All Access is offering one month for free. Enter the promo code STREAMFREE to get the 30 day free trial.