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The best Presidents Day 2021 deals: Lenovo and HP laptops, Samsung appliances and more

As our nation's leaders love to remind us, the president works for us. So put these Presidents Day deals to work saving money for you.

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$60 at Best Buy
Amazon Echo Show 5: $60
You save $30
See at Corsair
Corsair: Save on select gaming gear
Yo save up to 30%
$600 at Lenovo
ThinkPad E495 14-inch laptop: $600
You save $727 with code
$920 at HP
HP Pavilion 15-inch gaming laptop: $920
You save $180
$800 at HP
HP Envy 17-inch laptop: $800
You save $250
See at Whirlwind
Whirlwind: Save on gaming gear site-wide
You save 15% with code
$1,150 at Best Buy
Motorola Razr 5G 256GB (unlocked): $1,150
You save $250
See at GlassesUSA
GlassesUSA: Eyeglasses and sunglasses
You save 30% off entire order with code
$1,500 at Best Buy
Samsung 28.2-cu. ft. French Door Refrigerator: $1,500
You save $300
$150 at Best Buy
Linksys MR8300 AC2200 Tri-Band Mesh Wi-Fi 5 Router: $150
You save $50
$700 at Best Buy
LG 65-inch NanoCell 81 Series LED 4K Smart TV: $700
You save $300
See at eBay
eBay sale on certified refurbished products
You save up to 50%, plus an extra 20% with code
$599 at Lowe's
Whirlpool top control 24-inch built-in dishwasher: $599
You save $100
See at Satechi
Satechi: All mobile accessories on sale sitewide
You save 20% with code
See at Monos
Monos: Sale on luggage sitewide
You save 35% with code
$40 at Under Armor
Under Armor Sportsmask: 2 for $40
You save $20

Not every holiday can be as exciting as Thanksgiving or Christmas. And since it's always within a few days of Valentine's Day, Presidents Day often has a tough row to hoe. But retailers do their best to jazz things up with some Presidents Day sales, and this year there are some genuinely great deals to be had. 

Today is Presidents Day, and there are a number of good deals to be had at a variety of online retailers. For example, there's a big tech sales is over at Lenovo -- there you can get early bird deals on laptops, tablets, monitors and more. Likewise, HP is having its own Presidents Day sale.  Scroll down for the best deals we've found by scouring the internet. 

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If you've been wanting to get a smart display for your nightstand or kitchen counter, now is your chance. Right now, you can get the Echo Show 5 for half off, which equals the smart display's all-time low price.

Read our Echo Show 5 review.

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On Presidents Day, Corsair has marked down gaming gear and accessories across the site. You can find the popular K60 RGB Pro mechanical gaming keyboard for $80 (down from $90), or save $20 on the Void RGB Elite wireless gaming headset. There are about 15 deals in all. 


Lenovo's 14-inch ThinkPad E495 regularly starts at $1,327, but right now you can save $727 when you apply promo code THINKPRESDAY at checkout.


For a limited time, HP has reduced the price on its Pavilion gaming laptop model dk1082nr by $200. This 15.6-inch (full HD) laptop is equipped with a 10th generation Intel Core i5, an Nvidia GeForce GTX 16660 Ti and 16GB of RAM.


This HP Envy 17t-cg000 laptop is well-suited to be a desktop replacement. It has a 10th-generation Intel Core i5, Nvidia GeForce MX330 and 8GB of RAM as well as a large 17-inch full HD display. You can upgrade this model to a touchscreen for $40 or add $220 to turn it into a 4K display. Right now, it's marked down by $250, starting at $800 for the model without a touchscreen.

Whirlwind FX

There's a buzz around gaming accessory maker Whirlwind FX these days. The company's Element keyboard is taking interactivity to a whole new level -- thanks to a library of game extensions, the keyboard's per-key RGB lighting can react to what's happening on the screen. Right now, you can save 15% on keyboards and accessories sitewide when you use promo code RGBPREZ at checkout. 

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CNET's Patrick Holland loved the new Motorola Razr, calling it one of his favorite phones. This flip-phone-with-a-foldable-screen is gorgeous to look at, serving as a modern take on the classic clamshell design. Read the full CNET review of the Razr for more details. Right now, you can save $250 when you buy the 256GB, unlocked version.

Read our Motorola Razr 5G review.

From now through Feb. 22, you can use promo code PREZ30 to save 30% off your entire order at GlassessUSA. That includes frames and lens upgrades for eyeglasses and sunglasses, and you get free shipping to your doorstep.

There are a few exclusions: The deal doesn't cover multifocal, progressive, designer, new arrivals, sale-labeled items and contact lenses.


From now through Feb. 24, get this 28.2-cu. ft. Samsung fridge with French doors, ice maker and fingerprint-resistant black stainless-steel finish for $1,500, a $300 savings.


From now through Feb. 15, you can save $50 on the Linksys MR8300 router. It's an AC200 router capable of 867Gbps through both of the 5GHz antennas and an additional 400Mbps using the 2.4GHz antenna. It also has a built-in four-port Ethernet switch and works in conjunction with a mobile app on iOS or Android.


From Feb. 12 through 16 only, you can save $300 on LG's 65-inch NanoCell TV. In addition to the 4K display, it runs WebOS for streaming channels, features Apple AirPlay 2 and HomeKit for connectivity and has Gallery Mode, which turns the giant screen into a digital photo frame, able to show off your photos when you're not watching TV.


From now through Feb. 15, eBay is offering up to 50% off a selection of like-new, certified refurbished products. You can take an additional 20% off on top of that when you apply promo code PREZDAY20 at checkout.


From Feb. 11 to 17, you can save $100 on Whirlpool's 51-decibel top control 24-in dishwasher. It features a sensor that automatically chooses the right cleaning level for your dishes, there's a sanitizing mode that eliminates 99.99% of bacteria and you can also choose to run a fast 1-hour wash cycle. The upper rack is height-adjustable as well.


From Feb. 12 to 15, all of Satechi's mobile accessories -- including wireless charging docks, chargers, Apple Watch accessories and more -- are 20% off when you apply promo code PRESIDENT at checkout.


Monos is known for its attractive luggage and travel accessories. From Feb. 12 to 15, you can save up to 35% on Monos gear sitewide with promo code PD2021.

Under Armor

It goes without saying that we live in a world where wearing a face mask in public is now table stakes for health and safety. Right now, Under Armor is running a two-for-$40 deal on its UA Sportsmask, usually priced at $30 each. This mask is designed for all-day wear, including while exercising or playing sports. It features an antimicrobial treatment on the inside, and UA says that its iso-Chill lining and ear loops feel cool to the touch for as long as you wear it.

This article is updated frequently to reflect the latest Presidents Day prices and deals.

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