Labor Day is just around the corner which marks the end of summer and a new school year for prospective students and parents. To help you save money before the new year we've listed the best back to school sales that are happening now. We've found the best discounts and prices on laptops, tablets, backpacks, appliances, printers, and more. You can find excellent deals from retailers like Amazon, Walmart, and Best Buy on top brands such as Dell, Apple, Samsung, and more.
Whether you're a heading to college and looking for dorm room essentials or a student in need of a new laptop or backpack, we've listed the must-have school supplies at the best online price. Our top back to school deals include the Dell Inspiron 2-in-1 laptop on sale for $249, the HP Envy Wireless Printer on sale for $89.99, and the Jansport Superbreak Backpack on sale for $22.49.
We've listed the best back to school deals that are currently available below and we'll be updating this page as new sales pop up. Like we've mentioned above, this is an excellent time to find great deals on tech and appliances, so even if you're not a prospective student, you can still take advantage of the stellar sales that are happening now.
The best back to school sales:
- Amazon - deals on school essentials
- Walmart - clothes, backpacks, stationery, laptops and more
- Best Buy - up to $300 off select laptops
- Amazon - save up to 42% off Chromebooks
- Best Buy - save up to $100 on select HP printers for school
- Amazon - off to college deals
- Best Buy - save up to $300 on select MacBook models
- Lenovo - Doorbuster laptop deals starting at $229
- eBay - savings on tech, clothing, backpacks and more
- Dell - save up to $300 off PCs and up to 30% off electronics
- PBTeen - 30% off beds, bedding and backpacks
- Bed Bath & Beyond - college gear starting at $6.99
- Target - deals on backpack and lunch bags
- Lands' End - save 20% on backpacks and luggage with code SANDS
Back to school deals:
Back to school Laptop deals
Samsung 11.6-inch Chromebook 3
$229 $159 at Walmart
Get the Samsung Chromebook 3 on sale at Walmart for just $159. The Chromebook 3 packs 4GB of RAM, 16GB SSD and includes built-in security features to protect you against viruses and malware.
Dell Inspiron 11 https://www.walmart.com/ip/Dell-Inspiron-11-3185-2-in-1-Laptop-11-6-AMD-A9-4GB-2400MHz-DDR4-500-GB-HDD-Integrated-Graphics-AMD-APU/486734886 2-in-1 Laptop
$349 $249 at Walmart
For a limited time, you can get the Dell Inspiron 11 laptop on sale at Walmart for $249. The powerful 2-in-1 laptop features 4GB of RAM, a 7th Generation AMD A9-9420e Processor with Radeon R5 Graphics, and 500GB SSD.
Dell Inspiron 17 3000 Laptop
$749.99 $629.99 at Dell
The 17.3-inch Inspiron 3000 laptop is on sale for $629.99 at Dell. The powerful laptop packs an 8th Generation Intel Core i5-8265U processor, 24GB of RAM, and a 1TB Hard Drive.
Apple MacBook Air 13.3-inch Laptop
$999.99 $749.99 at Best Buy
For a limited time you can save $250 on the Apple MacBook Air at Best Buy. The 13.3-inch laptop packs 8GB of RAM, 128GB of storage and provides up to 12 hours of battery life.
Apple MacBook Air 13.3-inch Laptop
$1,099 $899.99 at Best Buy
For a limited time, you can save $200 on the Apple MacBook Air at Best Buy. The latest inch laptop from Apple packs Touch-ID, 8GB of RAM and a 12 hour battery life.
Back to school tablet deals
Apple iPad 32GB
$329 $249 at Walmart
For a limited time you can save $80 on the Apple iPad at Walmart. The latest iPad features 32GB of storage and comes in your choice of gold, silver or space grey.
Apple 10.5-inch iPad Pro 64GB
$649 $549 at Walmart
Save $100 on the powerful iPad Pro at Walmart. The 10.5-inch tablet packs 64GB of storage, offers Touch-ID, provides a ten-hour battery life, and comes in your color choice of gold or rose gold.
Back to school printer deals
HP Envy 6255 Wireless All-In-One Instant Ink Ready Printer
$149.99 $89.99 at Best Buy
Save $60 on the HP Envy Wireless printer at Best Buy. The All-in-one printer can conveniently print from your mobile device or tablet with the free HP ePrint app.
Canon PIXMA TS3122 Wireless All-in-One Monochrome Inkjet Printer
$44 $35 at Walmart
A great price for a wireless printer, the Canon Inkjet printer is on sale at Walmart for just $35. The compact printer can print from mobile devices and computers, perfect for any home or dorm room.
Back to school headphone deals
Apple AirPods with Charging Case
$159 $144.98 at Amazon
A rare price cut, you can save $14 on Apple's original truly wireless AirPods at Amazon. That's the best price we've seen for the Apple AirPods, which come with a charging case.
Sony WHCH700N Noise Cancelling Headphones
$199.99 $126.50 at Amazon
You can save $73 on the Sony's noise cancelling headphones at Amazon. The wireless Bluetooth headphones offer up to 35 hours of battery life and come in your color choice of black or blue.
Beats by Dr. Dre Beats Solo³ Wireless Headphones
$299.99 $179.99 at Best Buy
Get the Beats Solo3 headphones on sale at Best Buy for $179.99. The wireless headphones offer an impressive 40 hours of battery life and are available in several different color choices.
Bose 35 wireless headphones II
$349 $299 at Dell
Get the best-selling Bose QuietComfort headphones on sale at Dell for $299. The wireless headphones offer world-class noise cancellation technology and work with Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant for voice control.
Back to school smart speaker deals
Echo Dot (3rd Generation) Smart Speaker
$49.99 $29.99 at Amazon
Perfect for dorm rooms, you can get the compact Echo Dot on sale for a limited time at Amazon. The smart speaker works with Amazon Alexa to play music, answer questions and control other smart home devices using your voice.
Google Home Smart Speaker
$129 $79 at Walmart
Save $40 on the Google Home smart speaker at Walmart. The powerful speaker has the Google Assistant built-in so you can use your voice to ask questions, play music, set alarms and more.
Back to school smartwatch deals
Apple Watch 3 GPS, 38mm
$279 $199 at Walmart
Get the best-selling Apple Watch 3 on sale at Walmart for $199. That's an $80 discount and the best price we've found for the smartwatch that offers GPS technology and is available in a black or white sport band.
Apple Watch Series 3 GPS+Cellular
$379 $229 at Walmart
Get the Apple Watch series 3 on sale at Walmart for $229. This smartwatch includes GPS and LTE connectivity and is the best price we've seen for the Apple smartwatch.
Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch
$299 $269.95 at Walmart
Walmart has a $30 price cut on the feature rich Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch. The water-resistant Fitbit Ionic includes GPS technology and tracks heart rate, activity, sleep and calories burned.
Back to school backpack deals
XDesign Travel Laptop Backpack with USB Charging Port
$29.99 $19.99 at Amazon
A fantastic price for a backpack that provides a USB charging port, a headphone jack and an anti-theft lock. The lightweight backpack is also water resistant and features a laptop pocket for computers up to 16-inches.
Jansport Superbreak Backpack
$36 $22.49 at Amazon
If you're looking for a classic design, the Jansport Superbreak backpack is on sale at Amazon for $22.47. The lightweight backpack features a padded back panel and includes a front pocket for convenient storage.
The North Face 15-inch Laptop Backpack
$99.99 $89.99 at Best Buy
You can save $10 on The North Face backpack that's designed to carry 15-inch laptops. The water-resistant backpack is padded with fleece-lined interior compartments to secure all your school supplies.
Back to school appliance deals
Hamilton Beach Microwave Oven
$54.88 $45.99 at Walmart
Get the compact Hamilton Beach Microwave oven on sale at Walmart for $45.99. The microwave features ten power levels and size quick-set menu buttons.
Insignia Compact Microwave
$89.99 $54.99 at Best Buy
Get the Insignia microwave on sale at Best Buy for just $54.99. The stainless steel compact microwave cooks frozen meals in a snap or heats coffee, soup, and leftovers in no time.
Hamilton Beach 12 Cup Programmable Coffee Maker
$23.57 $16.88 at Walmart
The Hamilton Beach 12 Cup coffee maker on sale at Walmart for just $16.88. The programmable coffee maker allows you set your morning coffee in advance and the auto pause feature lets you pour a cup before the brew cycle is done.
Keurig K-Mini K-Cup Pod Coffee Maker
$79.99 $59.99 at Best Buy
The perfect size for a small space, the Keurig K-Mini coffee maker is on sale at Best Buy for $59.99. That's the best price we've found for the Keurig that can brew coffee in minutes.
Ninja Professional 72-Oz. Blender
$139.99 $99 at Best Buy
Save $40 on the 72-ounce Ninja blender at Best Buy. Perfect for busy students, the blender comes with two 16-ounce cups that lets you take your smoothies on the go.
Insignia Mini Fridge
$199.99 $129.99 at Best Buy
Save $65 on the stainless steel Insignia Mini Fridge at Best Buy. The compact fridge provides three cubic feet of storage space without using a lot of energy - perfect for any dorm room.
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