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A Walmart store in Secaucus, NJ, on Tuesday, March 5, 2024. Gabby Jones/Bloomberg via Getty Images

The Amazon Prime Day sale doesn't start until next week, but the rival sales are starting now. Walmart, one of Amazon's largest competitors, launched its competing Walmart Deals sale on Monday, with deep discounts on back-to-school gear, must-have tech, summer essentials and more.

We'll be covering all the hottest deals in real time, so we can point you toward all the biggest and best bargains before they sell out. And if past Walmart sales (such as Walmart Deals for Days) are any indication, the best deals will sell out.

Want to have a near-unbeatable advantage when it comes to scoring future deals? Sign up for Walmart+ now. The retailer is offering a special half-off offer on Walmart+ subscriptions this week, so you can join for just $49 for your first year. In addition to early access to deals, you'll get get free delivery from your local Walmart store, returns picked up from home, member savings on fuel and a complimentary subscription to the Paramount+ streaming service.

Tap the button below to get a half-price subscription to Walmart+ now. Once you're signed up, read on to learn about all the hottest deals at Walmart Deals sale as we find them.

Note: CBS Essentials and Paramount+ are both subsidiaries of Paramount.


Yes, the Walmart Deals sale is still going on today

Think it's too late to shop the Walmart Deals sale, now that it's in its second day? Wrong! Most of the deals are still available, even on some of the most crave-worthy tech, like the $69 Apple AirPods and the $99 Samsung Galaxy Watch 4.

Tap the button below to snag one of the bargains while you can. The sale ends Thursday, July 11.

By Fox Van Allen

The Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 is $50 off at the Walmart Deals sales event now

Samsung Galaxy Watch 4

If you're in the market for a new smartwatch, but can't stomach the cost of an Apple Watch, the sleek and stylish Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 is on sale as part of the Walmart Deals event for less than $100.

The 46mm version of the watch looks less like a smartwatch than many of its contemporaries, but it's still feature-rich. It looks svelte and high-class in its stainless steel casing, and it comes with sleep tracking, ECG monitoring, workout tracking, advanced run coaching and a slew of other options to help keep you focused when it comes to your health.

Beyond that, you can of course use the Android smartwatch to make and take calls, send texts and all the other things you can do with a smartphone. Snag this watch for just $99, which is $50 off its normal price.

By Meredith Gordon

You can save big on tires during today's Walmart Deals sale

Best tire deals for spring
Drew Shipley, Goodyear via Getty Images

Sure, you can get a great deal on the Apple Watch 9 during the Walmart Deals sale, but did you know you can save big on tires for your car? Walmart is already a great place to shop for tires, but the Walmart tires deals are especially great during Walmart Plus week. We found more than 8,000 tire options on sale at Walmart, some with deep price cuts. There are deals on Bridgestone tiresdeals on Michelin tiresdeals on Goodyear tires and more top brands. (Don't worry, Walmart makes it easy to find tires that fit your make and model.)

Tap the button below to shop all of Walmart's tire deals today.

By Fox Van Allen

Apple AirPods are just $69 during Walmart Deals today

Apple AirPods (2nd Generation)

Historically, Prime Day has been a great time to buy Apple AirPods earbuds -- they're almost always on sale during the event. This year, though, there's no need to wait -- Walmart already has the second generation Apple AirPods on deep discount during the Walmart Deals sale.

The second-generation Apple AirPods may not be the latest model, but they're still one of the most sought-after earbuds on the market. These are some of the most versatile earbuds you can buy if you're a regular iOS user. But beyond that, these are great earbuds that are perfect for tossing in your bag and heading out into the world. They just connect when you need them. There's no frustrating need to pair them. 

These 4.7-star-rated earbuds boast more than 24 hours of total listening time with the wireless charging case, fool-proof one-tap setup for Apple device owners and a low-latency wireless connection for full immersion when consuming movies and music.

If you'd rather buy your Apple AirPods from Amazon, the online retailer is currently matching Walmart's $69 price.

By Fox Van Allen

Get a Drew Barrymore-designed sofa for $150 off


This modular sectional sofa is one of just a few pieces from Drew Barrymore's home line, Beautiful, that's discounted for this sale. The Beautiful Drew modular sectional sofa contains four pieces (an ottoman, armless chair, left edge and right edge) and offers eight different seating configurations. The frame is made of wood (a nice departure from the common MDF) and comes with three accent pillows, which isn't the norm when buying couches. Get this in gray or taupe. 

The Beautiful Drew modular sectional sofa boasts a 4.7-star rating from shoppers. One reviewer wrote, "Very comfortable! I love how versatile the pieces are and how well they go together. Working out great in our family room." 

By Rachel Center

Walmart's price for Apple AirPods Pro 2 is the lowest we've ever seen


Here's another must-see Apple AirPods deal for you to shop today during the Walmart Deals sale event: Apple AirPods Pro 2 earbuds are now just $169 with Walmart+ early access. That's the lowest price we've seen for these top-rated headphones, ever. (They're $249 at Amazon now.)

The latest Apple AirPods Pro 2 earbuds offer 30 hours of listening time with the included USB-C charging case. They have an upgraded wireless chip for improved audio functionality, a new low-distortion driver for clearer audio and improved active noise cancelation. Apple AirPods Pro 2 provide truly custom sound: You can use your iPhone's camera to analyze your unique ear anatomy and find the perfect audio settings for you.

Why we like the Apple AirPods 2:

  • They have an upgraded wireless chip with improved active noise cancelation for enhanced audio quality. 
  • They offer 30 hours of listening time with the included charging case. 
  •  Their unique custom sound feature allows the iPhone's camera to analyze ear anatomy for personalized audio settings.

Amazon is currently matching Walmart's pricing on these earbuds. For more Apple deals, check out our roundup of the best early Amazon Prime Day deals on Apple AirPods.

By Fox Van Allen

Save $100 on a high-capacity nugget ice maker


Cool down during the heat wave with this impressive nugget ice maker from GE, which is currently $100 off during the sale. 

The GE Profile Opal 2.0 is the most unique ice maker we've ever come across. That's because the ice maker can connect to Wi-Fi, which allows you to control the device remotely with the brand's SmartHQ app. You can also activate voice control if you have Amazon Alexa or Google Nest or Home devices. 

You can expect this ice maker to produce 38 pounds of ice per day. It also has a self-cleaning function and works to conserve water by recirculating melted ice back in the water tank. Plus, if it senses that your ice is running low, it'll ramp up production again. 

By Rachel Center

Save 50% on a 72-pack of Rayovac batteries


The Walmart Deals and Amazon Prime Day sales are great opportunities to stock up on household essentials like batteries. Walmart is offering this massive two-pack that includes 36 AA batteries and 36 AAA batteries for $20 total during Walmart Deals, reduced from $40.

Ideal batteries for flashlights and other highly used devices like remote controls and toys, these batteries feature a ten-year power guarantee, so you know they'll retain their charge while in storage.

Get this 72-count battery pack for $20 at the Walmart Deals sale.

By Meredith Gordon

Everyone can now shop all the Walmart Deals

It's now past 5 p.m. ET (2 p.m. PT), which means the five-hour Walmart+ early access period has ended. Everyone can now shop the bargains at the Walmart Deals sale.

By Fox Van Allen

Save a cool $120 on the Auseo portable air conditioner for Walmart Deals event today


While the Walmart Deals sales event heats up, shoppers can save a cool $120 on the Auseo 8000 BTU portable air conditioner. Stave off the summer heat with this portable air conditioner, which features three modes and a capability of cooling up to 250 square feet. 

Maintain a certain level of humidity in the room thanks to the machine's automatic evaporation system. Alternatively, you can reduce humidity with the air conditioner's dehumidifier mode. The unit features two speeds, high speed and low speed, as well as a built-in timer and sleep mode -- designed to save energy and money.

Walmart shoppers give this portable air conditioner 4 stars, noting "ice cold air" and quality for the price.

Now $180 at Walmart, this air conditioner is reduced from $300.

By Meredith Gordon

One of today's best deals: Get a 65" Google TV for $398


Today's Walmart+ sale is the perfect opportunity to upgrade your living room TV at a discount, or pick up an extra television on the cheap for a bedroom, guest room or basement. This 65-inch TCL TV features the Google TV operating system, so you know it'll be easy to use (especially for Google Home users). And at its $398 price during the Walmart Deals event, we expect this budget TV to sell out, and fast.

TCL's Q Class TV offers premium picture quality featuring QLED Quantum Dot technology and HDR Pro+ with Dolby vision, ensuring a high-quality picture with enhanced contrast, colors and details. 

This budget TV's high-brightness direct LED backlight delivers brighter images, while TV's auto game mode optimizes the picture for responsive gameplay without lag. A standout TV for movie lovers, sports fans and gamers alike, this TV is a great pick for the price. 

Get this TV during Walmart Deals for $398, reduced from $498.

By Fox Van Allen

This $248 KidKraft wood swing set is the perfect backyard upgrade for summer


Parents, the Walmart Deals sales event is offering a serious deal on a terrific KidKraft outdoor swing set, which guarantees to keep the littles happy and busy all summer.

This multi-level swing set can entertain up to six kids at once, and is perfectly suited for smaller backyards. This set will provide hours of fun for your kids, and likely the entire neighborhood, thanks to the high-rail wave slide, multi-colored rock wall for climbing and shaded upper-level clubhouse complete with a chalkboard tarp. (You'll need to supply the chalk.)

Down below, there's a spacious sandbox (sand not included) and a solid swing set featuring two bright yellow belt swings. This set is constructed from high-quality premium wood, which is treated with a pre-applied kid-friendly stain. The best part, it comes pre-cut and pre-drilled for a smooth and easy assembly. 

This KidKraft outdoor swing set is now $248 for Walmart+ members, reduced from $399.

By Meredith Gordon

Get a Shark robot vacuum for $212 off

Shark IQ robot vacuum

If you've been mulling over getting a robot vacuum, take this discount as a sign that now is the time to buy. Shark, one of the most renowned vacuum makers on the market, is discounting their IG robot vacuum for 42% off right now at Walmart. 

This self-emptying Shark robot vacuum can handle multiple surfaces and has a 60-day capacity base. It uses 360-degree LiDAR vision to scan your home and creates custom maps so it can easily avoid obstacles. The vacuum can also detect and avoid specific objects in its path, so you don't have to worry about collisions. When it's running low on battery (or needs to empty itself), it returns to its base to power back up. Then once fully charged, can pick up where it left off.

Normally $499, you can snatch up this robot vacuum for just $288 during Walmart Deals, which is $212 off its usual price. 

By Rachel Center

Save $50 on a Phillips electric toothbrush


You'll enjoy brushing your teeth more knowing that you saved 25% on this Phillips Sonicare toothbrush. It boasts a 5-star rating on Walmart, with one reviewer writing that they'll "never use another toothbrush" after trying out this electric model. 

The Sonicare DiamondClean 9000 Special Edition removes up to 10 times more plaque than a manual toothbrush. It features a pressure sensor, four brushing modes and three intensities.

The toothbrush sits on an elegant charging glass. Use the Sonicare App to track your brushing and ensure you're on the path to reaching your oral health care goals.

This electric toothbrush is $150 during the Walmart Deals sale, reduced from $200.

By Rachel Center

Save $380 on a 15.6" HP Victus gaming laptop

HP Victus 15.6" gaming laptop

Looking for a new laptop for back to school? Check out this Walmart Deals deal.

This HP gaming laptop is a great option for casual players. It offers a 1080p resolution from a 15.6-inch display supported by a GeForce RTX 4050i GPU. It's powered using an AMD Ryzen 5 8645S processor. It's configured with 8GB of RAM, a 512GB SSD for storage and has a full-size gaming keyboard.

When you're conversing with other gamers, the computer automatically removes unwanted background noise from audio, so you'll experience clear video chats, audio calls and in-game convos.

You can get this gaming laptop for just $599 as part of the Walmart Deals event, which is $380 off its normal price. 

By Fox Van Allen

Save a whopping $314 on this three-piece luggage set


Just in time for summer travel, Walmart is offering this three-piece luggage set from Travelhouse for 78% off. This is one of the most impressive deals we've seen at Walmart today, so get yours while supplies last.

This three-piece hardshell expandable luggage set is lightweight and features spinner wheels. The set, which comes in nine different color choices, includes a 20-inch, 24-inch and 28-inch suitcase, each with a three-step telescoping handle, quiet spinner wheels and a TSA-approved lock.

The Travelhouse three-piece luggage set is $86 at the Walmart Deals sale, reduced from $400.

By Rachel Center

Save $77 on Keurig K-Slim single-serve coffee maker for the Walmart Deals sale today

Keurig K-Slim + Iced single-serve coffee maker: Save $77


Walmart shoppers can save big on the Keurig K-Slim + Iced single-serve coffee maker, now $49, reduced from $127, for the Walmart Deals sales event. This sleek machine delivers delicious hot or iced coffee and is currently over 50% off.

Whether you're looking for full-flavored coffee to start your day, or a refreshing iced coffee post-lunch, Keurig's K-Slim coffee maker delivers one great cup of coffee after the next. It's less than half price during the Walmart Deals summer sale.

This machine can automatically adjust brew temperature to create the perfect iced coffee, starting hotter to maximize flavor, then cooling down so less of your ice melts. It makes drinks in just two minutes in your choice of three cup sizes.

The Keurig K-Slim makes up to four eight-ounce cups before the 46-ounce reservoir needs refilling.

By Meredith Gordon

Save $200 on a Dyson stick vacuum during Walmart Deals today


You can really clean up at the Walmart Deals sale, especially if you're shopping for a new vacuum. The top-rated Dyson V12 Detect Slim cordless vacuum cleaner, regularly $550, is now just $450 for paid Walmart+ subscribers.

Dyson's lightest intelligent cordless vacuum, the versatile Dyson V12 Detect Slim can deep clean your home, finding otherwise invisible dust on hard floors. The machine optimizes run time based on debris picked up, tracking it on the LCD screen. The screen also displays a run-time countdown and maintenance alerts. 

We like the de-tangling cleaner head, which deep cleans carpets and hardwood floors without getting stopped up on pet hair. It comes with a two-year warranty.

By Fox Van Allen

Score a Star Wars Lego set for 30% off today


UPDATE: This item is no longer in stock.

There's no age limit on Lego fandom or Star Wars fandom, and this Star Wars Hoth building kit scratches both itches. The Battle of Hoth AT-ST model from the 'Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back' set (75322) includes 586 pieces. It's guaranteed to provide endless hours of fun.

The AT-ST toy walker features an opening hatch and roof to the cockpit, two spring-loaded shooters and poseable legs. The set includes three Lego Star Wars mini figurines and offers easy-to-follow directions.

This Lego set is $35 during the Walmart Deals sale, reduced from $50.

By Fox Van Allen

The Walmart Deals sale is on! (for Walmart+ members)


It's officially noon ET! If you're a Walmart+ member, now is the time to head over to the Walmart website to shop all the deals available during the Walmart Deals sale. (Already, the offerings are looking better than Walmart's Fourth of July sale.)

Tap the button below to shop all the early Walmart+ deals. And stay tuned to this liveblog, where we'll be breaking down all the best deals at Walmart's rival Amazon Prime Day sale.

If you're not a Walmart+ member, what are you waiting for? The Walmart Deals sale is happening right now. You're missing out! Annual subscriptions are just $49 this week (that's half price). You can also join for $12.95 per month.

By Fox Van Allen

The Walmart Deals sale is about to start!

Attention shoppers: The Walmart Deals sale event is just about ready to begin. If you've been thinking about signing up for Walmart+, now is the time to do it -- you'll get first choice of Walmart's best deals today.

And that's not all: Walmart+ subscribers can get free delivery from their local Walmart store, discounts on gas at participating stations, plus an included subscription to the Paramount+ streaming service.

Don't miss out. Tap the button below to join Walmart+ before today's sale officially begins at noon ET (9:00 a.m. PT). A yearly subscription costs just $49 today (reduced from $98). 

By Fox Van Allen
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