Though Amazon's Prime Early Access Sale is over, some retailers — including Amazon — are still hosting noteworthy pre-Black Friday sales and deals to get the season started. Walmart's counter-Prime Day sale is live through tonight, with discounts and rollbacks on popular brands like Apple, Hisense and more.
To help you make the most of Walmart’s pre-Black Friday sale, we compiled some of the best deals and sales available during the event. And if you want to prepare for the upcoming Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales, make sure to check out our guide on how to save the most during the shopping holidays.
The best deals during Walmart’s October Prime Day event
Below, we’re sharing the best deals from Walmart’s counter Prime Day sale based on our previous coverage and reporting. To ensure the quality of each deal, we’re running deals through price trackers like Keepa, CamelCamelCamel and Honey — each product is at its lowest price in at least three months.
- Lowest price ever
- 4.4-star average rating from 170 reviews on Amazon
The Apple Watch series 8 — the newest Apple Watch — can help you keep an eye on your wellness with advanced health sensors and apps to measure heart rate, blood oxygen leve, temperature changes and more, according to the brand. The device also functions as a fitness tracker, monitoring daily activity and workout metrics. The Apple watch connects to your iPhone so you can receive calls, texts and notifications on your wrist.
- 4.5-star average rating from 58 at Walmart
The Apple TV offers users Dolby Digital Plus 7.2 surround sound and 1080p HD video resolution. Loyal Apple customers can directly stream videos, photos and more to their TVs from their iPhone, iPad and Macs via AirPlay, as well as enjoy private listening with AirPods. The device comes with a voice-activated Siri remote with a touch-enabled clickpad.
- 4.9-star average rating from 43 reviews at Walmart
Weighted blankets can induce a calm feeling to release serotonin, as experts previously explained — this one has a removable and machine-washable faux fur cover, which also makes it a great option for the colder months. Experts told us you should look for a weighted blanket that is around 10% of your body weight, so this 12-pound option is a good choice for those who weigh around 110-130 pounds.
- 4.7-star average rating from 15,228 reviews on Amazon
This Select-reader favorite and expert-recommended lip mask is formulated with vitamin C and shea butter to help moisturize your lips, according to the brand. It comes in multiple flavors/scents and each package comes with a tiny applicator so you don’t have to use your finger.
- 4.4-star average rating from 959 reviews at Walmart
This 43-inch smart TV from Hisense is the first-ever TV model to use the XClass TV platform — it can access hundreds of popular streaming apps and gives you recommendations based on what you watch, according to the brand. The TV has 4K Ultra HD resolution — four times that of the standard 1080p high-definition TV — and uses Dolby Vision HDR and HDR10 to enhance imagery, Hisense says.
- 4-star average rating from 2,020 reviews at Walmart
Tineco makes some of our favorite vacuums — this model is a great cordless option, with a 25-minute runtime, a HEPA filtration system and a .4-liter dustbin. The vacuum can convert into a handheld model and comes with a crevice tool, a 2-in-1 dustin tool and a wall mount.
- 4.8-star average rating from 7,820 reviews on Amazon
This kitchen system comes with a 1400 watt motor base, 72-ounce pitcher, two 24-ounce single-serve cups, an 8-cup processor bowl, a recipe inspiration guide and four blades. It has five preset programs that allow you to make anything from smoothies to dough to chopped veggies and more.
- 4.5-star average rating from 292 reviews at Best Buy
This air fryer from Chefman features two 4.5-quart baskets so you can cook two foods at once — the baskets can be synced if you want them to finish cooking at the same time, and their temperatures can be controlled separately. The appliance comes with eight preset cooking functions for foods like French fries, chicken and more.
- 4.4-star average rating from 1,203 reviews on Amazon
At under $100, this TV is a great deal for smaller set-ups — it has 720p resolution (sufficient for its size, as experts explained in our TV buying guide) and is powered by Roku, which gives you access to all your favorite streaming platforms, gaming consoles and other connected devices. The TV works with the free RCA mobile app, where you can stream content right from your phone.
- 3.9-star average rating from 223 at Walmart
The Gateway Ultra Slim Notebook comes with 128GB of storage and has a 15.6-inch screen with an LCD IPS display for optimal clarity, according to the brand. The device also includes a carrying case and wireless mouse.
- 4.4-star average rating from 247 reviews at Walmart
Weighing just over 3 pounds with an IPX7 waterproof rating, this Bluetooth speaker from Anker offers both portability and versatility. It can last for up to 16 hours on a single charge, according to the brand, and the speakers are built with color-changing LED lights that can be controlled via the Soundcore app.
- 4.5-star average rating from 32 reviews at Walmart
This water-resistant tent, which can comfortably sleep six people, is easy to set up — the brand says that its instant setup design can be done by one person in just one minute. The tent also has a mesh roof and ground vent, which the brand says will minimize water condensation inside the tent.
- Lowest price ever
- 4.4-star average rating from 173 reviews on Amazon
This Samsung TV has a 4K resolution to enhance visuals on screen, according to the brand, and it's designed to reduce glare from all viewing angles. The TV is built with Dolby Atmos speakers and is equipped with voice assistants like Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Bixby.
- 4.6-star average rating from 186 reviews at Walmart
Suitable for cleaning both hard floors and carpets, this upright vacuum from Shark uses a HEPA filter as well as the brand’s DuoClean PowerFins to suck particles in from the deepest crevices of the carpets, the brand says. The pod and nozzle separate so that you can clean hard-to-reach areas like under furniture and on top of bookshelves.
- 4.2-star average rating from 282 review at Walmart
Whether you love to go camping or often have guests stay over, an air mattress is great to have on hand. Experts previously told us that taller air mattresses — at least 18 inches high — are generally more comfortable, and in addition to being 20 inches high, this model boasts an antimicrobial surface that fights off bacteria, mold and mildew, according to the brand. The air mattress has a built-in electric pump that constantly keeps it blown up, the brand says.
- 4.4-star average rating from 5,123 reviews on Amazon
This cordless vacuum from Dyson offers up to 60 minutes of runtime on a single charge with three power modes for different types of messes, according to the brand. It can convert into a handheld model and comes with tools to clean crevices, delicate objects and more.
- 4.7-star average rating from 1,013 reviews at Walmart
The Sodastream can make fresh sparking water using a CO2 cylinder, which the brand says can carbonate up to 60 liters of water. This sparkling water maker comes with one CO2 cylinder and a dishwasher safe carbonating bottle.
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