According to "News 10, your Breaking News and Weather Authority, the Consumer Technology Association expects Americans will be buying more gadgets at checkout.

This year, we'll see record breaking sales for tech, an estimated $96.1 billion in sales.  With retailers already starting to launch holiday promotions, it can be hard to know when you'll get the best price.

It won't hurt you at all to start looking now.  Most of the big deals will start the Saturday after Thanksgiving.  The tech at the top of holiday wish lists are TV's, laptops and smartphones.

Expect to see half price deals for the Google Home Mini and Amazon Echo Dot.  To find the best phone deal, look beyond the manufacturer.