Asus Google Nexus 7 (2nd Gen) 16GB Tablet w/ leather sleeve refurb $130 shipped (Reg. $160), 32GB $160

Asus Google Nexus 7 Tablet 16GB, Android 4.3 Jellybean, 2nd GenShop Divvy via eBay is offering the refurbished 2nd Gen. Asus Google Nexus 7 with a free genuine leather tablet sleeve for $129.99 shipped.  That’s a match for the lowest price we’ve seen for a refurb (not including the free sleeve).

This Nexus 7 features:

  • Over 2.3 million pixels packed into a 7-inch display 
  • Slim new design that increases comfort and portability
  • Designed for portability: weighing only 290g with an ultra-thin 8.65mm profile
  • Quad-core performance
  • Photos and video with dual HD cameras: 1.2MP front and 5MP rear
  • Cinematic stereo surround
  • Includes FREE genuine leather tablet sleeve

Recertified by Asus and packaged in an Asus factory sealed brown box and comes with a Asus 90-Day Warranty. Shop Divvy is an Authorized Asus Distributor.

We also found the refurbished 32 GB model for $160 on eBay.

Staples is still offering the first gen. model at a great price as well.

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Mophie Juice Pack Helium 1500mAh iPhone 5/5s battery case $45 shipped (Reg. $80)


Update (9/15 8:45): BuyDig via eBay is offering the below Mophie battery case for $42.99 shipped.

BuyDig offers the Mophie Juice Pack Helium 1500mAh iPhone 5/5s battery case in metallic for $44.99 with free shipping. The discounted price will be shown once you proceed to checkout. That’s $35 below retail and the best price we’ve seen since July when it was just $5 less.

The Juice Pack Helium arms your iPhone with up to 80% more battery life in an ultra-thin design. Use the included micro USB cord to charge your iPhone and the Mophie battery at the same time. It’s made from a durable polycarbonate to protect your iPhone from bumps and falls.

Amazon (where it costs over $10 more) reviewers rate it 3.8 out of 5 stars.

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Walmart to offer $20 or greater discount on 16GB iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus + $15 gift card on launch day


Walmart, the giant US retailer, often negotiates exclusive price cuts on products that smaller retailers can’t match. Just like last year, it has set its sights on the all new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

According to a report published tonight by CNET, Walmart is set to trim $20 off both of Apple’s new super sized iPhones. That drops the iPhone 6 down to $179 and the iPhone 6 Plus down to $279. Both prices require a two-year commitment with AT&T, Verizon, or Sprint. Also, beginning on Friday, September 12th, Walmart will begin accepting preorders for the iPhone 6. Anyone who preorders through Walmart will also get a free $15 e-gift card. Sam’s Club members will be able to save an additional $2 on both models, which brings their total discount down to $22.

Based on all the information we’ve seen thus far, these price drops only apply to the 16GB iPhone 6 models and only the 4.7-inch variant will be available for preorder. As of right now, the only other noteworthy iPhone 6 deal that we’ve seen is from Radio Shack who is offering a free $50 iTunes gift card with purchases through September 27th.


ASUS Google Nexus 7 32GB 7-inch 4G Android Tablet $110 shipped (Orig. $311)

32GB-ASUS-Google Nexus 7-sale-01Staples has the Asus Google Nexus 7 32GB 7″ 4G Android Tablet for $129.99 shipped. Add it to your cart, then add this $20 off $100 coupon to drop the price down to only $109.99 shipped. With the coupon and free shipping, that’s the lowest price we’ve seen for this Nexus 7.

It features a 7″ 1280×800 IPS multitouch LCD, NVIDIA Tegra 3 1.2GHz quad-core processor, 1GB RAM, 32GB memory, Bluetooth 3.0, front-facing camera, 802.11n wireless, and Google Android 4.1 OS.

Offer ends September 17th.

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Radio Shack looks to attract iPhone 6 buyers with free $50 iTunes gift cards

radio-shack-iphone-6-free-itunes-gift-cardApple itself and authorized resellers are competiting for your iPhone 6 purchase next week. This battle has spurred some retailers to sweeten the pot with trade-in offers. We’ve already seen Verizon Wireless up the ante with its offer that allows iPhone 4 owners to trade up to an iPhone 6 for free.

Now, Radio Shack is the first retailer to offer a non-trade special on Apple’s all-new line of flagship smartphones… Read more

Home: VeraLite universal smart home controller $139, iSmartAlarm home security $162, Dyson AM02 fan $150, more

Amazon has the Mi Casa Verde VeraLite Home Controller for $138.95 shipped. That’s over $60 or 30% under the original price, $40 under the average selling price and the lowest we’ve seen it go for.

The Mi Casa Verde is a universal smart home controller system that allows you to “customize your Vera network to fit your needs by hand picking devices regardless of the manufacturer, including over 650 certified Z-Wave devices.” It features remote access via smartphone, tablet or PC and energy metering capabilities. You’ll also find custom text and email alerts “for any situation” and that it can integrate with third party video monitoring systems which allows for live video streaming from IP cameras.

It comes with a 1 year hardware warranty (90 days on battery pack) and has received a 3.9/5 star rating from over 270 Amazon customers.

In other smart home deals, Amazon has the iSmartAlarm iSA3 Preferred Package Home Security System (white) for $162.14 shipped (matched at B&H). That’s the best price we’ve seen for this IPhone enabled home security system. This self monitored security network comes with no additional monthly fees and has received a 3.7/5 star rating from nearly 120 amazon customers.

Next, Woot has the refurbished Dyson AM02 Air Multiplier fan (blue, silver) for $149.99 + $5 flat rate shipping. That’s $294 under the original price tag, $95 under Amazon’s new price, and matching the best refurbished price we’ve seen. It features blade-less Air Multiplier technology that “lowers energy bills bills by up to 20%,” and is both safe for children and easy to clean.

It comes with a 6 month warranty from Dyson and has received a 3.8/5 star rating from over 150 Amazon customers.

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$100 Staples gift card for $85: save 15% on electronics, office supplies, more

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Giftcardmall via eBay Daily Deals is offering a $100 Staples gift card for $85 shipped (2 per customer). That’s up to 15% in savings on everything Staples has to offer from Apple products and office items to headphones, speakers and things for around the house. A few smart options to use this gift card on would be the Apple TV or an Airport Express (both of which retail for $99 and don’t see discounts often).

Buy with confidence Giftcardmall is a trusted seller with 99.7% Positive feedback rating.

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Harman Kardon (HKTS 16) 5.1 Channel Home Theater Speaker Package $199 shipped (Reg. $380)

Harman Kardon HKTS 16BQ 5.1 Channel Home Theater Speaker Package (Black) is offering their own 5.1 Channel Home Theater Speaker Package for $379.99. Before checking out you can enter the coupon code: HKTS16BQ199 to take the total down to only $199 shipped. That’s $180 off the list price, $190 less than Amazon, and a match for the lowest price we’ve seen.

As a complete home theater package, the HKTS 16BQ has everything you need including satellite bases, wall-mounting hardware and all necessary cables.  The system is a complete 5.1-channel speaker package that takes all the guesswork out of the home theatre equation, surrounding you with the captivating, all-encompassing sound that you associate with your favorite movie theater.

The Harmon Kardon received 4.2/5 stars from Amazon customers and great reviews.

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Costco Gold Star Membership + $20 GC & free food items $55 ($146 value)

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LivingSocial is offering a Gold Star Membership plus a $20 Costco Cash Card, coupons and a number of free food items for $55. While a standard Gold Star Membership will run you $55 directly from Costco, with the added goodies you are saving as much as $91 here. Note: this promotion deal is only available to new customers and can’t be used to to renew existing memberships.

Along with the free $20 cash card that can be used on anything in-store including groceries, electronics for around the house and more, head below to find out everything this promotion includes:  Read more

Monoprice iPhone 6 cases as low as $5.60 with free shipping


Monoprice is listing cases for the new iPhone 6 as low as $5.60 with free standard shipping. Choose from several different colors and styles.

These probably aren’t going to be the best case you’ve ever owned, but for less than $6 they should be perfect to hold you over until you can find your ideal case. As of right now, the cases are slated to ship by tomorrow, so you shouldn’t have any problem getting one before September 19th. Note: Monoprice doesn’t mention if any of these cases are compatible with the iPhone 6 Plus.

Another best bet is to pay a couple extra dollars and go with a name brand case (update: buy through the Spigen eBay store to save even more). Either of these options are (probably) a smarter buy than Apple’s newly announced $35 silicone and $45 leather cases.

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Upgrade your iPhone 4 (or newer) to a Verizon iPhone 6 for free w/ 2-yr contract (updated)


Update (9/12 2:45pm): The trade-in promo is outlined in this press release by Verizon.

Update (9/11 11:15am): The promo is still not back up on Verizon’s site, but the details can be found in this post made by a Verizon Wireless Customer Support rep.

Update (9/10 5:45pm): Looks like the promo has been removed Verizon’s website. We’re reaching out to Verizon to find out what is going on.

In light of Apple’s iPhone 6 announcements, we’re expecting a flurry of trade-in promos from carriers and trade-in services. We’ve already covered your best iPhone 6 trade-in options, but this Verizon promo stood out to us.

Verizon is promising a $200 gift card for any working iPhone 4/4s/5/5c/5s. Now, you can probably get a higher rate for all of the iPhone 5 models, but $200 for a 5-year old iPhone 4 is way above market value.

For example, Gazelle is currently offering $15 for a working Verizon 8GB iPhone 4 and $50 for a working AT&T 8GB iPhone 4. Amazon prices are better at ~$57 for similar configurations, but that’s still not close to the $200 Verizon is offering as part of this promo.

It’s not clear if it works on preorders or not, and other details remain scarce, so check back for the latest updates.

Home: ecobee Smart Thermostat $139 (orig. $270), Stainless Steel Electric Egg Cooker $14 (30% off), kitchen items, more

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Amazon has the ecobee Smart Si Thermostat 2 Heat-2 Cool with color screen for $138.27 shipped. That’s about $132 under the original listing, within less than $1 of the lowest it has ever been available for on Amazon and the best price we can find from a trusted retailer.

It features built-In Wi-Fi allowing users to adjust settings from within the companion desktop, iOS and Android apps. It also has a built-in weather function “to assist in saving the most energy possible.” This ecobee system has received a 4.4/5 star rating from nearly 100 Amazon customers.

Better Chef Stainless Steel Electric Egg Cooker (IM-470S)-sale-01Next up, Amazon has the Better Chef Stainless Steel Electric Egg Cooker (IM-470S) for $13.99 with free Prime shipping (free trial) or on orders of $35 or more. That’s the best price we’ve seen it offered for on Amazon and lowest we can find anywhere.

This cooker cooks 1 to 7 eggs in minutes and features indicator lights and an audible alert when finished. It has a removable cool touch tray with handle and is made of a “durable” stainless-steel base that is “easy to clean and built to last.” It has received a 4.2/5 star rating from over 160 Amazon buyers.

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