Sony’s new feature packed soundbars and A/V receivers include Google Cast and up to ten HDMI inputs

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Following up on its impressive 4K UHDTV announcement today, Sony has also provided information on its new soundbars and A/V receivers for 2015. The Tokyo-based company has spared little in the way of connectivity on these home audio products.

Sony has nailed every feature that we’d want in a soundbar or A/V receiver, head below to find out more… Read more

HooToo TripMate Wireless N Travel Router w/ USB port $15 Prime shipped (Reg. $20)

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Sunvalleytek via Amazon offers the HooToo TripMate Nano Wireless N Pocket Travel Router for $18.99. Coupon code VC5ELVGU drops your total down to $14.99 Prime shipped. If you’re not a Prime member you can grab a free trial, or simply bump your order up to $35 or more to receive free shipping. The original list price is $40 for this router, today’s deal is a match of our previous mention and the best price we can find. Rated 4.5/5.

This pocket router allows users to create a wireless network from any standard Ethernet connection. The TripMate Nano is powered by USB so it doesn’t require an outlet. The built-in USB port enables file sharing and wireless printing. It really is a great companion for travelers that are often out on the road.

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Sony’s new 43-75″ 4K UHDTVs bring an incredibly thin design, pre-orders start today

sony-4k-uhdtvA few days after VIZIO announced its new line of 4K televisions, Sony is delving into the details of its latest UHDTV products. Although price points make it clear that the latter is not attempting to compete with the former.

Sony has a number of features that standout amongst the sea of recently released 4K televisions, most notably an ultra-thin design that puts one of Apple’s flagship products to shame… Read more

Seagate Expansion 5TB USB 3.0 Desktop External Hard Drive $120 shipped (Orig. $250)

Seagate Expansion 5TB USB 3.0 Desktop External Hard Drive (STBV5000100-sale-01Newegg via eBay Daily Deals offers the Seagate Expansion 5TB USB 3.0 Desktop External Hard Drive (model STBV5000100) for $119.99 shipped (Orig. $250), which is a match for the best price we’ve seen. Rated 4.1 out of 5 stars from 4,815 Amazon reviewers. Features include:

  • Instantly add 5 TB of storage space to your computer
  • Simple plug-and-play connectivity via USB cable
  • Power supply and USB 3.0 cable included
  • USB 3.0 interface for extremely fast data transfer speeds (USB 2.0 compatible)
  • Drive is automatically recognized by Windows; no software installation required

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Home: Dyson AM08 Pedestal Fan $250 (Orig. $450), Black & Decker Lithium Snakelight $20 (Orig. $40), more

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The official Dyson eBay store is offering a brand new Dyson AM08 Pedestal Fan in blue/iron for $249.99 shipped (seen above in silver). That’s $200 under the original listing, as much as $132 below Amazon’s AM08 listings and the best price we can find.

This fan features Dyson’s Air Multiplier tech offering a safe bladeless design and smooth air flow. It is 35% quieter than previous gen models and comes with both a remote and a 2 year warranty from Dyson. This model sits with a 4+ star rating on Amazon. For more Dyson deals, head over to our previous roundup where you’ll find deep discounts on stick/hand vacs and Dyson’s Hot + Cool fans.

On top of this Cuisinart Compact Gas Grill for $120 shipped (Reg. $200), down below you’ll find the rest of today’s best home deals including a Lithium rechargeable Snakelight from Black + Decker, a DEWALT tool kit for $100 off, travel mugs and much more: Read more

Be a parking lot hero w/ this tailgate-ready Cuisinart Compact Gas Grill for $120 shipped (Reg. $200)

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It’s time to stop dealing with messy charcoal and tiny grills while tailgating, camping or at your next summer cookout. BuyDig via eBay Daily Deals offers the Cuisinart 12,000-BTU Compact Gas Grill (model CGG-200) for $119.99 with free shipping. That’s $80 below list, $42 better than Amazon and the best current price we can find. However, nearly a year ago we caught this same grill for $10 less. It features:

  • Stainless steel lid and side tables
  • 12,000 BTU loop burner
  • Porcelain enamel coated cast iron cooking grate
  • Precision temperature gauge
  • TwiStart ignition system
  • Removable drip tray
  • Compact size and convenient carry handles

Over 550 Amazon reviewers rate it 4.4 out of 5 stars.
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Headphones: Audio-Technica QuietPoint over-ears $100 (Reg. $150+), Sennheiser HD 202 on-ears $15 (Reg. $24), more

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Update (4/20 10:35am): Best buy has the Sony Over-Ear Headphones – Black (MDRZX770BN/B) for $149.99 shipped (Reg. $230, lowest we can find).

Amazon has the Audio-Technica QuietPoint Active Noise-Cancelling Closed-Back Headphones (ATH-ANC7B) for $99.99 shipped today. That’s as much as $100 off the original listing, between $30 and $90 below the average selling prices, matching our previous mention (which did not include shipping) and the best price we can find.

They boast noise-cancelling circuitry that “reduces environmental noise by 90%”, large-aperture 40 mm drivers, fold-flat design, and ship with a 1/4-inch adapter, an airline adapter and a carrying case. This model, like the rest of the highly sought after ATH line of headphones, has received a 3.8/5 star rating from over 1,500 Amazon customers.

Sennheiser HD 202 II 3.5mm: 6.3mm Connector Semi-Circumaural Dynamic Hi-fi HeadphoneNext up, Newegg offers the Sennheiser HD 202 II on-ear headphones for $24.99, but using code EMCARNA28 will drop your total down to $14.95 shipped. That’s more than 50% under the original listing, $8 below Amazon, matching the lowest price we have seen on this set and the best price we can find.

They feature detachable ear cups, a frequency response range between 18Hz and 18kHz, 32 Ohm impedance, and a wind-up belt clip for the excess cable.

They carry a 2 year Sennheiser warranty and have received a 4.2/5 star rating from over 2,300 Amazon customers.

More headphone deals still alive:

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Huge Innori 22400mAh 3 Port USB Battery Pack $35 Shipped (Orig. $70)

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9to5Toys Specials currently has the Innori 22,400mAh Portable Battery Pack for $34.99 with free shipping.

This Innori battery pack weighs under a pound, but it has a large enough capacity to charge three devices at once. It can do so simultaneously via three USB ports — two made for smartphones, one for everything else — and the battery automatically doles out electricity at the right current for each device. LED indicator lights show the battery’s charging status, while another, more powerful LED matrix acts as a flashlight with a range of 65 feet.

  • Total of 3 outlets: 2 optimized for smartphones, 1 for tablets and other USB-powered devices
  • LED light with a long range of 65 feet for convenient night charging
  • Helpful LED light indicator functions: flashes on while charging/off when fully charged
  • Intelligent charging, recognizes your devices and allocates the right current automatically

Click here to grab one.

Yamaha RX-V377 5.1-Channel 4K A/V Home Theater Receiver w/USB: $180 Shipped (Orig. $300)

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Amazon offers the Yamaha RX-V377 5.1-Channel 4K A/V Home Theater Receiver for $179.95 with free shipping. This receiver was featured by Amazon as its Bonus Gold Box Deal of the Day at the same price a little less than a week ago. It retails for $300 and typically sells for around $250. Also available via Newegg.

With a 4.5 out of 5 star rating from hundreds of reviewers, it has become the best selling product in Amazon’s Audio/Video Receivers & Amplifiers category. Features include:

  • 100 W x 5-channel output for powerful surround sound
  • Discrete amp configuration, HDMI with 4K Ultra HD pass-through for super high resolution images
  • Front panel USB digital connection for iPod and iPhone, YPAO sound optimization for automatic speaker set up
  • Extra Bass enriches powerful bass sound even with small speakers, virtual Cinema Front provides virtual surround sound with five speakers in front
  • Multilingual color OSD for improved visibility, ECO mode operation for about 20 percentage less power consumption

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Review: Moleskine’s new myCloud Smallpack offers plentiful storage in a tidy design, $150 giveaway

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Update (4/25 5:00pm): @themikechiappa is our winner – thank you to everyone that entered!

Last month journal-maker Moleskine released a new line of backpack and messenger bags. Since then, we’ve spent time with one of its newest products: the myCloud Smallpack in grey, which is designed for laptops up to 13-inches in size. This bag is a unique blend of compact design and high capacity storage.

Head below for full details on the myCloud Smallpack and details on how you could win one yourself… Read more

Are Verizon’s new FiOS bundle plans the answer to ala carte programming?

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With mounting pressure from online television streaming services such as Netflix and Sling TV, today Verizon Wireless announced a new option for FiOS subscribers. The telecommunications company will now offer a “skinny” bundle with additional add-on packages that can be interchanged regularly depending on the needs of the customer.

The price itself isn’t too bad considering… Read more

Toys: UDI Quadcopter RC Drone $54 shipped (Orig. $100), Star Wars figure play sets bundle $29 (Orig. $40), more

UDI Quadcopter Remote Control DroneToday we’re trying something new by featuring actual Toys on 9to5Toys. The first is the UDI Quadcopter Remote Control Drone for only $53.90 shipped (offered by Yugster for $47.97 +$5 shipping and price matched at Amazon for $53.90 shipped).UDI U818A 2.4GHz 4 CH 6 Axis Gyro RC Quadcopter with Camera RTF Mode 2

It features an HD camera, so you can record what the drone sees and use the included USB cable to transfer footage to your laptop. It has a 4ch. full function control, meaning it can go: up, down, forward, backward, turn left, turn right and roll over. It also comes with a 1GB SD card to record your video.

You’ll be amazed at all the crazy maneuvers you can perform! It has 6-axis gyro installed which gives it a perfect, stable flight every time.

The Modular design makes it easy to install and repair, so don’t worry about hitting something and thinking all is lost. It comes with a 2.4GHz transmitter, so you’ll always get a clear signal even if there are several other RC helicopters flying in the same area. Just insert 4 AA batteries in the transmitter, charge the internal rechargeable battery and you are ready to fly!

Nearly 2,000 Amazon shoppers rated the quadcopter with 4/5 stars and left helpful reviews

Head below for even more toys and take a look at the review video of the UDI Quadcopter in action!

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