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Memorial Day sale 2021: These are the top deals live right now

Memorial Day sale 2021
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Memorial Day sales: What to expect

The big Memorial Day Sale is practically here with great deals to be had in teh lead up of the Memorial Day sale weekend. Of course, Memorial Day falls on Monday, May 31, and provides the ideal chance to bag a bargain on top quality gear, whether you're looking for a new TV, a swank smartwatch or even a new mattress for a better night's sleep. Sifting through all the deals available can take hours, so here we've drawn up a guide to the best Memorial Day Sale deals right now, leading with our top pick of the day.

As with last year's Memorial Day sale, retailers have started early with their Memorial Day sale-branded deals, as they're super keen to shift stock. So expect deals to be coming steadily in from now, right through the weekend, Monday and for a few days after. 

If you want to browse different retailers, use the quick links below to go straight to your favourite. Otherwise, scroll down for our pick of the best Memorial Day sales. We'll update the offers as more deals appear.

This will be the last big US sale event until Amazon Prime Day 2021, so make the most of the deals while they last! 

Memorial Day sales 2021: Top deals

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Apple AirPods Pro: $249 $197 at Amazon
Save $52:
 These noise-cancelling earbuds from Apple are the best in their in-range, and for a short time you can get over $50 off in Amazon's Memorial Day Apple sale. The only time we've seen them cheaper was in Feb this year.

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JVC 70-inch 4K TV: $697.99 $548 at Walmart
Save $150:
Get a 70-inch JVC TV for only $550? That's an absolute bargain! This is a 4K UHD Smart TV, with a backlight LED screen, three HDMI connections, and did we mention that it's 70-inches? It definitely won't last for long.

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HP 15t laptop: $669.99 $509.99 at HP
Save $160: 
This great laptop boasts a swift 11th generation Intel Core i5 processor, with 8GB of RAM and a 256GB SSD - all of which means you'll get great performance here while still staying on budget. It's a perfect all-rounder laptop.

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Apple Watch Series 6 (GPS): $399 $349 at Walmart
Save: $50.00:
Discounts on Apple smartwatches come few and far between, so this is a great chance to save on the 40mm Series 6. The watch boasts a new S6 processor, blood oxygen monitoring, an ECG app, and elevation tracking.

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Nectar Memory Foam Mattress: from $798 $499 at Nectar
Save up to $300: This is a premium medium-firm memory foam mattress, and you'll sleep even more soundly with these prices. There are discounts of up to $399 on the mattress itself, but whichever size you order also comes with $399 of accessories thrown in. Massive deal.

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Vizio 65-inch OLED TV: $1,900 $1,500 at Best Buy
Save $400:
OLED TVs are the cutting edge, and carry with them hefty prices, so we like this $400 price cut for the Memorial Day sale. Its ability to turn off individual pixels offers an infinite contrast ratio; it displays an excellent colour gamut for HDR content and gamers should appreciate the 120Hz refresh rate.

Jump straight to the key online retailers, which we think will provide some of the best deals on Memorial Day sale 2021.

  • Adorama – great savings on laptops, monitors and more
  • Amazon – big savings on home items and appliances
  • Apple – save with your old iPhone through select trade-ins 
  • B&H Photo – deals on laptops and more for creatives
  • Best Buy – save on TVs, laptops, appliances and more
  • Dell – top discounts across the Dell range
  • Home Depot – money off on tools, appliances, home furniture and more
  • HP – weekly deals on laptops, desktops, monitors and more
  • Huion – top-notch entry-level graphic tablets
  • Lenovo – massive savings on laptops
  • Mattress Firm - grab top-rated mattress brands at sweet prices
  • Microsoft – deals on select Surface Pro models and more
  • Purple – save on quality mattresses

Best tablet deals

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Microsoft Surface Pro 7: $959 $699 at Best Buy
Save $360:
This isn't the most powerful Surface Pro 7 you can get your hands on – it has a Core i3 processor, 4GB memory and 128GB SSD – but for a versatile 2-in-1 tablet with a 12.3-inch touchscreen and Type Cover, this is a fantastic price.

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Apple 11-inch iPad Pro $799 $749 at Walmart
Save $50:
 The new 11-inch iPad Pro is the first iPad with Apple's M1 CPU making it faster than ever. Its 11-inch Liquid Retina display with 120Hz Pro Motion, TrueTone, and P3 wide colour looks stunning, and you get 12MP wide and 10MP ultra-wide cameras to boot. A saving of $50 on the latest model is not to be sniffed at.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab A: $149.99 $138.99 at Amazon
Save $40:
Looking for a cheap Android tablet? Here's a 2019 Samsung with an 8-inch screen, wi-fi and 32GB storage, running Android 9.0 Pie. It's not going to set anyone's world on fire, but for just under $110 who's complaining?

Best laptop deals

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HP Envy 17 Laptop: $1,279.99 $1,099.99 at HP
Save $180:
HP has a slew of Memorial Day sale deals, and this is one of the deepest discounts, giving you £180 off a premium laptop. The HP Envy 17 laptop gives you a whole lot of screen with a 4K display, a comfortable keyboard and a Nvidia GeForce MX330 GPU all packed into a sleek minimalist chassis.

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New Apple MacBook Pro with M1 Chip: $1,299 $1,199.99 at Amazon
Save $99.01:
It seems that it's almost impossible to pay full price on the new M1 MacBook right now. Here the 13-inch model with 8GB RAM and 256GB SSD has just under $100 lopped off the price tag. Grab it while you can.

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Dell Inspiron 17: $1,059.99 $979.00 at Amazon
Save $80.99:
If you're looking for a Windows laptop, this is a good price for a solid machine. The Dell Inspiron 17 has a 17.3-inch screen, with a 10th gen Core i7 processor, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD and also a 2TB hard disk. There's a 2GB NVIDIA MX230 GPU, too.

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MSI Prestige14EVO012 14-inch Laptop: $1,199.99 $1,079.99 at Best Buy
Save $121:
Another not Memorial Day sale deal on a good Windows laptop. This MSI Prestige has a 14-inch screen, Core i7 processor, 16GB memory and a whole terabyte of SSD storage. With a $300 discount, it's definitely worth considering.

Best monitor deals

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HP 27fh 27-inch Monitor: $289.99 $219.99 at HP
Save $70:
This monitor's ultra-slim, FHD resolution micro-edge display offers crisp picture quality and immersive ultra-wide viewing, which is great for working on. Built from aluminium with a matte finish and high-polished resin, this monitor has a quality finish without the premium price tag.

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Samsung Business 32-inch 4K monitor: $1,028.99 $561.90 at Amazon
Save $61.74:
Here's an amazing price on 32 inches of Samsung display. It's 4K with HDR10, it has Thunderbolt connectivity as well as split screen and picture in picture, so you can connect multiple devices and see all them all at the same time.

Best TV deals

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JVC 70-inch 4K TV: $899.99 $548 at Walmart
Save $350:
Get a 70-inch JVC TV for only $550? That's an absolute bargain! This is a 4K UHD Smart TV, with a backlight LED screen, three HDMI connections, and did we mention that it's 70-inches? It definitely won't last for long.

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Vizio 65" OLED 4K SmartCast TV: $1,899.99 $1,499.99 at Best Buy
Save $400:
If you're looking to upgrade your TV, it's well worth considering the Vizio OLED SmartCast with $400 off. Like any OLED device, this TV's ability to turn off individual pixels offers an infinite contrast ratio. It displays an excellent colour gamut for HDR content and gamers should appreciate the 120Hz refresh rate and near-instant response time.


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Toshiba 43-inch 4K TV: $349.99 $289.99 at Best Buy
Save $60:
Don't need an enormous screen? This Toshiba has a perfectly acceptable 43-inch display, it's 4K with Dolby Vision, and you can stream pretty much whatever you want thanks to its FireTV functionality.

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LG 65-inch NanoCell 4K TV: $1,099.99 $999.99 at Best Buy
Save $100:
 This massive 65-inch TV from LG features a NanoCell display for an ultra-sharp picture. It's 4K with HDR10 and 120Hz refresh rate, it has webOS smart TV functionality, and it's compatible with Alexa and Google Assistant.

Best headphone deals

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Apple AirPods Pro: $249 $197 at Amazon
Save $49:
 It's not the cheapest price ever, but Amazon's discount on the great AirPods Pro is a good opportunity to bag perhaps the best wireless earbuds on the market at a bargain price. Offering over 24 hours of battery life and active noise cancellation, these buds pair perfectly with any iPhone or iPad.

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Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones: $199.95 $138.51 at Amazon
Save $61.44:
Ensure that you never forget about Dre with these bargain Beats. They're wireless and feature Apple's W1 chip for impressive sound quality, and they'll give you up to 40 hours of playback on a single charge.

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Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 – Refurbished: $379.00 $279.00 at Bose
Save $100:
Cut out the noise without carving a hole in your bank balance with these refurbished Bose 700 headphones for just $279.95. They come with a 90-day risk-free trial and free shipping in this Memorial Day deal. 

Best smartwatch deals

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Apple Watch Series 6: $399.00 $329.00 at Amazon
Save: $70.00
: Discounts on Apple smartwatches come few and far between, so this is a great chance to save on the 40mm Series 6. The watch boasts a new S6 processor, blood oxygen monitoring, an ECG app, and elevation tracking. This deal applies to the Red sport band.

Best mattress deals

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Nectar Memory Foam Mattress: from $798 $499 at Nectar
Save up to $798:
This premium medium-firm memory foam mattress that hugs your body and keeps you cool, and you'll sleep even more soundly with the prices available during the Memorial Day sale. There are discounts of up to $399 on the mattress itself, but whichever size you order also comes with $399 of accessories thrown in: a cooling pillow, sheet set and mattress protector. That's a whopping saving of $798 in total.

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Amerisleep: 30% off any mattress with code AS30
Plus free delivery and returns: Amerisleep sells a selection of both memory foam and hybrid bed-in-a-box mattresses at decent prices, and you can get them now with 30% off if you use the AS30 promo code at the checkout.

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Casper: 15% off mattresses
Plus 10% off everything else: Casper's Final Sale is running at the moment with up to 35% off clearance mattresses. If you don't see anything you like, though, you can get 15% off its current range of foam and hybrid mattresses, with 10% off bed frames, bedding and more.

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DreamCloud: $200 off DreamCloud mattress
Plus free bedding: The DreamCloud mattress is a luxury hybrid, featuring two layers of memory foam plus a supportive layer of individually-wrapped springs. It's available now for $200 off, with a free pillow, sheet set and mattress protector thrown in as well.

When is the Memorial Day sale 2021?

As well as being the date of the Memorial Day sale and the unofficial start to summer, Memorial Day has been a federal holiday in the US since the 19th century. Created to honours everyone who lost their life while serving in the US military, the holiday always falls on the last Monday in May. This year Memorial Day is on Monday 31 May 2021.

When does the Memorial Day sale 2021 start?

While Memorial Day itself is just one day, the Memorial Day sales traditionally begin the Friday before the date - so Friday May 28 in 2021. But many Memorial Day deals now begin even earlier, starting up to a week before the event.

Bookmark this page to keep up with the deals as they come in. We'll be updating it with the sales that we find from now until the end of the Memorial Day sales, usually at midnight on the day itself. 

Remember, the Memorial Day sale is the biggest sales event until Amazon Prime Day, so take advantage and snap up a great deal while they last.

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Beren Neale is commissioning editor at Creative Bloq.