Last-minute Christmas gifts 2022 — best gift ideas that will arrive on time

Christmas deals

Christmas Eve is upon us. If you're still shopping for last minute Christmas gifts — now is the time to make your purchases. Although most Christmas shipping deadlines have now passed, a few stores are offering same-day delivery. Other stores are allowing you to make purchases online and with in-store pickup. 

The catch is you must make your purchases now because the holiday weekend is here. To help take the stress out of your last-minute Christmas gift shopping, we're rounding up the best Christmas deals you can get right now with fast shipping or in-store pickup. That includes deals on tablets, smart speakers, iPads, coffee machines, and everything in between. Just remember to check the local hours of your stores as many will close at different times. Alternatively, there are plenty of gift card deals you can still get and all of them come with instant delivery. 

Last-minute Christmas gift ideas

Last-minute Christmas gifts

TVs

LG A2 48" 4K OLED TV: was $1,299 now $569 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

LG A2 48" 4K OLED TV: was $1,299 now $569 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Back in stock! The A2 is LG's entry-level OLED for 2022. In our LG A2 OLED review, we said it offers a wonderfully colorful picture and fairly strong audio. It offers Dolby Vision/HDR10/HLG support, LG's webOS platform, and built-in Google Assistant/Amazon Alexa. Console gamers take note: It's a budget model, so you only get a 60Hz panel and three HDMI ports, with no HDMI 2.1 support. Otherwise, it's great for casual gaming and streaming.

Amazon Fire TV + free Echo Dot: from $79 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Amazon Fire TV + free Echo Dot: from $79 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Amazon is offering one of our favorite deals of all time. Currently, when you buy an eligible Fire TV Edition HDTV, you'll get a free 3rd-gen Echo Dot. Just add the 3rd-gen Echo Dot (opens in new tab) to your cart manually and use coupon "FREEDOT22" to drop the Echo Dot's price to $0 at checkout. Fire TVs start as cheap as $79. The promo ends December 31 at 11:59 p.m. PT. Best Buy offers the same deal (opens in new tab) with slightly more Fire TV options.

Hisense 40" 1080p LCD TV: was $249 now $129 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

Hisense 40" 1080p LCD TV: was $249 now $129 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
If you're looking for a budget smart TV, you'll be hard pressed to find a better deal than this. Best Buy has the 40-inch Hisense Vidaa on sale. We normally wouldn't recommend a 1080p TV, but this is as inexpensive as they get. It features built-in Alexa, DTS Virtual:X, and two HDMI ports. 

Samsung 50" 4K TV: was $379 now $299 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

Samsung 50" 4K TV: was $379 now $299 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
If you want a big TV without a big price tag, this 50-inch Samsung is worth a look. The TV offers HDR10+ support and works with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant for hands-free control. You'll also be able to stream content from your iPhone or iPad with Apple AirPlay 2 support. Powering the TV is Samsung's Tizen platform, which gives you access to all the streaming apps you could want. 

TCL 50" 4K QLED TV: was $429 now $379 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

TCL 50" 4K QLED TV: was $429 now $379 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Editor's Choice deal: The TCL S546 is our favorite QLED TV when it comes to value. In our TCL 5-series review, we said it offered killer performance and a wide variety of features. These include support for Dolby Vision/HLG/HDR10/HDR10 Plus, voice remote with Alexa support, auto game mode, and Google TV. 

LG C2 42" OLED 4K TV: was $1,299 now $799 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

LG C2 42" OLED 4K TV: was $1,299 now $799 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
We named this stunning television the best TV of 2022. It combines exceptional picture-quality with a slick design. It's also ideal for gamers with a 120Hz refresh rate and offers all easy access to all the streaming services you could need. All sizes are on sale, but the 42-inch model just got an additional price cut. Amazon offers the same price (opens in new tab), although at times they sell the TV via a third party retailer.

Bedding

Tempur-Topper Supreme: was $319 now $191 @ Tempur-Pedic (opens in new tab)

Tempur-Topper Supreme: was $319 now $191 @ Tempur-Pedic (opens in new tab)
Tempur-Pedic is taking 40% off its mattress toppers, which are great for extending the life of your current mattress. The Editor's Choice Tempur-Topper Supreme sits at the top of our list of the best mattress toppers. It adds 3 inches of Tempur's proprietary foam to your mattress. It's now on sale for just $191 in twin size (was $319) or $251 in queen size (was $419), which is one of the best deals we've seen so far. 

Luna Adult Weighted Blanket: was $84 now $76 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Luna Adult Weighted Blanket: was $84 now $76 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Luna Adult Weighted Blanket is on sale at Amazon at one of its lowest prices ever. Its hypoallergenic construction, breathable cover, and medical-grade glass bead filling for even weight distribution were all reasons why we voted this one of the best weighted blankets. It's on sale for $84, but check the on-page digital coupon to save an extra 10% during checkout for a final price of $76.

Bear Mattress Protector: was $75 now $53 @ Bear (opens in new tab)

Bear Mattress Protector: was $75 now $53 @ Bear (opens in new tab)
The Bear mattress protector provides a waterproof shield of protection against stains and liquid damage. As part of its current bedding sales, you can use coupon code "DEAL30" to take 35% off the mattress protector's full price. After discount, the twin size costs $53 (was $75), whereas the queen size costs $77 (was $110). 

Nectar Duvet: was $149 now $100 @ Nectar (opens in new tab)

Nectar Duvet: was $149 now $100 @ Nectar (opens in new tab)
The Nectar Hit the Hay Duvet is super-soft and made of breathable cotton for warmth in winter and cool sleeping in the summer. We've been using it for over a year and love how it seals in warm air during the winter, yet is fully breathable during the hot summer months. It holds a spot in our guide to the best duvets.

Tempur-Adjustable Support Pillow: 2-pack for $99 @ Tempur-Pedic (opens in new tab)

Tempur-Adjustable Support Pillow: 2-pack for $99 @ Tempur-Pedic (opens in new tab)
Normally priced at $69 each, Tempur-Pedic has its Adjustable Support Pillows on sale. Currently, you can get two pillows for just $99. That's $39 off and one of the best sales we've seen on Tempur-Pedic pillows. The pillow uses the Tempur's proprietary blend of materials to offer pressure relief and comfort. (Editor's Note: I've been using these pillows for over a year and find they offer the perfect balance between firm and soft). 

Gift cards

Paramount Plus: spend $50, get $10 credit @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

Paramount Plus: spend $50, get $10 credit @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Best Buy is offering a wide variety of gift card deals just in time for Christmas. Currently, when you spend $50 or more on select cards, you'll get a $10 Best Buy credit. Eligible cards include Paramount Plus, Under Armour, Gap, and more. 

Apple: $25 gift card w/ free Apple Music, Apple News, Apple TV Plus @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

Apple: $25 gift card w/ free Apple Music, Apple News, Apple TV Plus @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Various retailers offer Apple gift cards, but we're fans of Best Buy's offer because the retailer is bundling some epic freebies with their Apple cards. For instance, this $25 card includes three free months of Apple Music, three free months of Apple News Plus, and three free months of Apple TV Plus. (For new subscribers only). The freebies are available with all Apple gift cards (physical or digital).  

Google Play: spend $100, get $10 credit @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

Google Play: spend $100, get $10 credit @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Purchase a $100 Google Play card at Best Buy and you'll get a free $10 Best Buy credit for yourself. 

Streaming

5G Home Plus: $35/month @ Verizon (opens in new tab)

5G Home Plus: $35/month @ Verizon (opens in new tab)
Verizon is offering its 5G Home Plus Internet plan for just $35/month. Plus, you'll get a $200 DoorDash or GrubHub card, $300 off a Stream TV Soundbar, and $100 Verizon gift card for free. To get this deal, you need to live in an eligible area and you must be signed up to one of Verizon's unlimited 5G data plans with Auto Pay enabled. Eligible plans include 5G Do More, 5G Play More, 5G Get More, or One Unlimited for iPhone. This price will be guaranteed for 10 years with no hidden contract or equipment fees. 

Amazon Fire TV Stick Lite: was $29 now $19 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Amazon Fire TV Stick Lite: was $29 now $19 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Fire TV Stick Lite is a cheaper version of the Fire TV 4K Stick. This 1080p streamer supports HDR, HDR 10, HDR10+, and HLG, but it lacks Dolby Atmos Audio and dedicated volume/power buttons. Otherwise, this streamer is your best pick if you're looking for a dirt cheap option. 

Roku Express: was $29 now $24 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Roku Express: was $29 now $24 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Roku Express is a streaming device with sharp resolution and rich colors. It loads fast and you can use voice control to search for shows or channels. The remote is a good upgrade too. Note that it streams at 1080p only (there is no 4K support). 

Fire TV Stick 4K: was $49 now $26 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Fire TV Stick 4K: was $49 now $26 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
For 4K resolution, HDR color palettes, and speedy navigation, the Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K is the streamer to get. You can stream videos, listen to music, interact with Alexa and play games for just $26. 

Fire TV Stick 4K Max: was $54 now $34 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Fire TV Stick 4K Max: was $54 now $34 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Amazon's new Fire TV Stick 4K Max is on sale. It's the best Fire TV device Amazon's ever made, thanks to performance gains and a slightly updated remote that helps cord-cutters jump to live TV. 

Roku Streaming Stick 4K (2021): was $49 now $35 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Roku Streaming Stick 4K (2021): was $49 now $35 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The new Roku Streaming Stick 4K offers streaming at a bargain price. This deal knocks the price of one of our favorite streaming devices. Whether it's your first or fourth Roku device, it's a great buy. The new stick adds HDR support and a faster processor for snappier performance. 

Roku Streambar: was $129 now $99 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Roku Streambar: was $129 now $99 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Stream in vivid, sharp high-definition 4K and listen to four internal speakers that fill the room with clean, pure sound featuring Dolby Audio. Control both your television and volume with one remote.

Apple TV 4K (2021/64GB): was $199 now $99 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Apple TV 4K (2021/64GB): was $199 now $99 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The new Apple TV supports high-frame rate HDR streaming as well as support for multiple users. Apple has added a speedy A12 Bionic chip for snappy performance, but it's the new remote, which we like the most. It retains touch and gestures, but adds actual buttons as well as an intuitive jog wheel that recalls the old iPods of yore. 

Appliances

Bella Pro Series 8-quart Digital Air Fryer:  was $109 now $44 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

Bella Pro Series 8-quart Digital Air Fryer: was $109 now $44 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
If you're after a basic, digital air fryer at a low price, this is a fantastic deal. With its 8-quart capacity, it even comes with a divided basket so you can cook two types of foods at one time. It may be small but features 8 built-in cooking functions, including pizza, roast and dehydrate. This deal is certainly great value for money, and one of the lowest prices we've seen. 

iLife V3s Pro Robot Vacuum:  was $159 now $99 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

iLife V3s Pro Robot Vacuum: was $159 now $99 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Now is a great time to grab the iLife V3s Pro as it's $60 off at Amazon right now. As one of our favorite, budget robot vacuums, this offers impressive pick-up performance to tackle carpets, tile and hard floors. With a decent runtime of 90-100 minutes, the iLife V3 also comes with a tangle-free pet hair care suction, which is handy for pet owners. In our iLife V3s Pro review, we named the Editor's Choice vacuum the best budget cleaner. If you’re after an affordable robot vacuum, this deal is not one to be missed.

Nespresso sale: deals from $126 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Nespresso sale: deals from $126 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Amazon is knocking up to 40% off a wide range of Nespresso machines as part of its Black Friday sales. After discount, deals start from $126. Not sure which model to get? The Nespresso VertuoPlus Deluxe is on sale for $149 (opens in new tab) (was $199). We named it the best Nespresso machine you can get because it makes both coffee and espresso in a variety of sizes from single/double espresso shots to 5-ounce and 8-once cups of coffee. It's designed for use with Nespresso Vertuo capsules only. Note: Certain models may arrive after Christmas. 

Ninja Mega Kitchen System BL770:  was $199 now $149 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

Ninja Mega Kitchen System BL770: was $199 now $149 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
The Ninja Mega Kitchen System is a real space-saver, and now you can get it for just $149 from Best Buy. With interchangeable pitchers, it acts as a blender, food processor and smoothie maker in one. The controls couldn’t be easier to use, with three speeds to choose from, which also recommend the settings for dough, blending and crushing. Dishwasher-safe accessories make it really easy to clean up after as well.

Dyson V12 Detect Slim Cordless Vacuum:  was $649 now $499 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

Dyson V12 Detect Slim Cordless Vacuum: was $649 now $499 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
If you’ve been meaning to upgrade your vacuum cleaner, Dyson is a good brand to invest in. And right now you can get the Dyson V12 Detect Slim Cordless Vacuum for just $449. This is one of the latest models in Dyson’s range of cordless vacuums; it stands out for featuring a laser on the head to help detect hidden dust on hard floors. And despite its cordless design, it still manages to provide a powerful pickup. 

Tablets

Amazon Fire 7 Tablet (2022): for $59 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Amazon Fire 7 Tablet (2022): for $59 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The new Fire 7 Tablet will arrive before Christmas. In our Amazon Fire 7 2022 review, we said it's a super-affordable tablet for streaming video on trips or during your commute. Steer clear if you put performance over price, but as far as budget tablets go — this is as inexpensive as they get. 

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2022): for $99 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2022): for $99 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Amazon's Fire tablets have always been a more affordable alternative to Apple and Samsung tablets. The new HD 8 sports an updated hexa-core processor for more responsive performance. It's said to be up to 30% faster than its predecessor. 

Fire HD 8 Plus (2022): for $119 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Fire HD 8 Plus (2022): for $119 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Fire HD 8 Plus packs all the same features of the Fire HD 8, but houses 3GB of RAM (instead of 2GB), which means you'll get much snappier performance. It also supports wireless charging. 

10.9" iPad 2022 (WiFi/64GB): was $449 now $399 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

10.9" iPad 2022 (WiFi/64GB): was $449 now $399 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The 2022 iPad features a large 10.9-inch (2360 x 1640) screen, A14 Bionic CPU, 12MP rear/front cameras, USB-C connectivity, and Magic Keyboard Folio ($249) support. Although it received a considerable $120 price increase from its predecessor, it's now on sale. In our iPad 2022 review, we said it delivers almost everything you could want in a modern table. If you don't see this price, try different colors. B&H Photo offers the same price (opens in new tab).

8.3" iPad mini (64GB/2021): was $499 now $399 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

8.3" iPad mini (64GB/2021): was $499 now $399 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Editor's Choice 2021 iPad mini features an all new thin-bezel design, a larger 8.3.inch Liquid Retina display, A15 Bionic CPU, 12MP wide camera, and USB-C connectivity. It also works with the Apple Pencil 2. In our iPad mini 6 review, we called it a perfect fit for anyone looking for a one-handed tablet experience for reading books or watching movies. 

10.9" iPad Air (64GB/2022): was $599 now $499 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

10.9" iPad Air (64GB/2022): was $599 now $499 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
The 2022 iPad Air is powered by Apple's M1 processor, which features an 8-core CPU that delivers up to 60% faster performance than the previous-gen iPad Air. Other new features include a 12MP ultra wide front camera that supports Center Stage and 5G support (cellular models only). The tablet features a 10.9-inch Liquid Retina display (2360 x 1640), 12MP wide (rear) camera, USB-C charging, and Magic Keyboard support. By comparison, Amazon has it for $569 (opens in new tab).

Surface Pro 7: was $899 now $588 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Surface Pro 7: was $899 now $588 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Surface Pro 7 packs a 12.3-inch (2736 x 1824) PixelSense display, 10th-gen Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 128GB SSD. It's one of the best prices we've seen for this configuration, though keep in mind the Type Cover costs extra. 

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8: was $699 now $524 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8: was $699 now $524 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The newest addition to Samsung's Galaxy Tab range the S8 features a 11-inch Full HD 120Hz display, a 12Mp front-facing camera, three microphones and a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 CPU. 

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus: was $899 now $599 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus: was $899 now $599 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus offers all the same great features as it's standard sibling, but adds a bigger and more vibrant 12.4-inch AMOLED display and 5G connectivity. 

Surface Pro 9: was $1,399 now $1,099 @ Microsoft (opens in new tab)

Surface Pro 9: was $1,399 now $1,099 @ Microsoft (opens in new tab)
The Surface Pro 9 is Microsoft's flagship 2-in-1. It features a 13-inch PixelSense Flow display (2,880 X 1,920 pixels) with  120Hz refresh rate, Core i5-2450M CPU, 16GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD.  In our Surface Pro 9 review, we said it doesn't redefine the 2-in-1, but it's powerful enough to handle everyday tasks, has a decent screen for watching videos, and it's lightweight enough to take anywhere. This config is on sale for $300 off. 

Phones

Pixel 7: was $599 now $492 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Pixel 7: was $599 now $492 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Amazon has one of the best last-minute phone deals we've seen this week. You can get the Pixel 7 for just $492. That's the second-lowest price we've seen for this unlocked phone at Amazon. (It was $15 cheaper during Black Friday). In our Pixel 7 review, we called this phone an amazing value that costs hundreds less than the iPhone 14 or Galaxy S22, yet delivers pretty much everything you could want.

Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra: was $1,199 now $899 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra: was $1,199 now $899 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra is our pick for the best Android phone you can buy right now. In our Galaxy S22 Ultra review, we said the Editor's Choice phone is easily the most powerful and versatile Android phone this side of a foldable. It features the best display we've tested in a phone, and Samsung's much improved cameras, which are great in low light. The battery life could be better (10:18 in our tests), but overall this is a smartphone worthy of of its Ultra moniker. 

Google Pixel 7 Pro: was $899 now $729 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Google Pixel 7 Pro: was $899 now $729 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Pixel 7 Pro features a stunning 6.7-inch QHD display with a 120Hz refresh rate, some of the best cameras we've ever tested — including a 5x telephoto zoom — and Google's very best software tricks that you can't get on any other Android. In our Pixel 7 Pro review, we called the Editor's Choice phone Google's best phone ever with amazing cameras, a powerful Tensor G2 chip, and brighter display than previous Pixels.

Smart home

Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Gen: was $39 now $14 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Gen: was $39 now $14 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The 3rd Gen Echo Dot is the ultimate affordable smart speaker for all things Alexa, allowing you to ask questions, control your smart home and enjoy music with a quick voice command. 

Amazon Echo Show 5 (2nd gen): was $84 now $34 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Amazon Echo Show 5 (2nd gen): was $84 now $34 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The ideal smart home center piece, the Amazon Echo Show 5 crams a lot of features into a small package. Perfect as an alarm clock or a kitchen companion, you can watch videos, get news/weather updates, and take video calls in seconds. 

Echo (4th Gen): was $99 now $59 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Echo (4th Gen): was $99 now $59 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The new 4th-gen Amazon Echo is the best smart speaker you'll find for less than $100. In addition to its new orb-like shape, it packs a host of new features — such as a built-in Zigbee hub — that makes the new Echo the foundation of your smart home devices. 

Amazon Echo Show 8 (2021): was $129 now $69 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Amazon Echo Show 8 (2021): was $129 now $69 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The new Echo Show 8 is the best Alexa smart display for budget-minded shoppers. It upgrades its predecessor's 1MP camera with a 13MP lens. The new camera also has a wide-angle lens that can center you when you're on video calls. 

Blink Outdoor: was $99 now $69 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Blink Outdoor: was $99 now $69 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Blink Outdoor is a fully wireless home security camera that records video in 1080p, lets you store video locally (or in the cloud), and has a two-year battery life. In our Blink Outdoor camera review, we called the Editor's Choice camera the best home security camera under $100. 

As deals editor at Tom’s Guide, Louis is constantly looking for ways to avoid paying full price for the latest gadgets. With over 10 years of deals-hunting experience, Louis price checks against multiple retailers and searches high and low for the best deals to bring readers. A born-and-bred New Yorker, Louis is also an avid swimmer and marathoner. His work has appeared on Gizmodo, CNET, and Time Out New York.