Best Buy offers the Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GF2 12.1-Megapixel Micro Four Thirds Mirrorless Digital Camera bundled with a Panasonic LUMIX 14-42mm Lens in Black, model no. DMC-GF2K, for $329.99 with free shipping. That’s $48 under our mention from two weeks ago and the lowest total price we’ve seen for this bundle. Sales tax is added where applicable. This “compact system” camera features interchangeable lenses, compatibility with 3D lenses, 3″ touchscreen LCD, 1920×1080/60i HD video recording, SDXC card slot, USB 2.0 connectivity, and more.
The Apple Store now offers the Unlocked Apple iPhone 4S 16GB Worldphone in Black (pictured) or White for $649 with free shipping. (Click “Select an iPhone”, choose a color and a model, then select “Or get iPhone unlocked and contract-free” at the bottom of the page.) It’s the first time we’ve seen the unlocked version of Apple’s latest iPhone for sale. Sales tax is added where applicable. The iPhone 4S is powered by the Apple A5 dual-core processor and features a new 8-megapixel camera which is capable of recording 1080p video at 30 fps with image stabilization. A dual-antenna system has also been added, which purportedly provides faster downloads and improved call quality on both CDMA and GSM networks. It also features AirPlay Mirroring, Siri voice-activated assistant, an 8-hour battery life, and more.
Of note, the unlocked versions of the Apple iPhone 4S 32GB and the Apple iPhone 4S 64GB are available in Black or White for $749 and $849, respectively. All models qualify for free shipping and are scheduled to ship in one to two weeks.
Best Buy offers the RCA 46″ 1080p Widescreen LCD HD Television, model no. 46LA45RQ, for $499.99. With free shipping, that’s tied with our September mention as the lowest total price we’ve seen. (It’s also a current price low by $40.) Sales tax is added where applicable. Features include a 1920x1080p (1080p) native resolution, 4,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, 500 cd/m² brightness, 6.5ms response time, three HDMI inputs, and VGA, component, and other video inputs.
PC Connection has the Refurbished 23” HP TouchSmart 610 All-in-One Computer for $755. Coupon “9to5HP23″ drops that price to $699 with free shipping.
Features include an Intel Core i5-2300 2.8GHz quad-core processor, 23″ 1920×1080 (1080p) touchscreen LCD, 6GB RAM, 1TB 7200 rpm hard drive, Blu-ray player / DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth, wireless keyboard and mouse, 6-in-1 memory card reader, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. Read more
SupermediaStore offers the Bluelounge Cableyoyo Cord Organizer in Black, model no. CY-01-BL, for $4.95 with free shipping. That’s the lowest total price we could find by $3. The Cableyoyo is an empty spool around which you wrap your existing cords; it includes an adhesive pad so it can be mounted to any surface.
Walmart offers the Discgear Selector 100HD 100-Disc CD/DVD Automatic Disc Retrieval System in Black, model no. 3720-01 (pictured), or Brown, model no. 3720-02, for $27. (Add it to your cart to see this price.) Shipping adds $1.97, or choose free Site-to-Store. That’s tied with our July mention and the lowest total price we could find for either color by $2. Sales tax is added where applicable. This gadget stores up to 100 CD, DVD, game, or photo discs. It features an automatic 1-touch disc index tray and pop-up lid. Online disc indexing software is included.
SquareTrade again takes 30% off extended warranties sitewide via coupon code “THIRTY30″. (A maximum discount of $30 applies.) That’s tied with August’s mention as one of the best unrestricted discounts we’ve seen from SquareTrade. (We last saw a 40% off coupon — the best discount we’ve seen — back in March.) SquareTrade offers extended warranties on many new and refurbished items, including Apple iPhones and iPods, Sony VAIO laptops, HD televisions, video game consoles, cell phones, and more purchased via most retailers and on eBay.
A best bet is the SquareTrade iPad 2 2-Year Warranty for $69.99 after the above coupon. That’s one of the best deals we’ve seen for this service. Unlike AppleCare, SquareTrade’s extended warranty also includes drop and spill protection.
At Toys “R” Us, buy one pack of Toys “R” Us alkaline batteries and get a second pack for free. (Add two items to your cart and the second item will receive the discount.) With prices for each pack at $5.99, that’s one of the best discounts we’ve ever seen on these items from Toys “R” Us. In all, five types of batteries are eligible, including C, D, AA, AAA, and 9-volt. Shipping starts at $7.26, so it’s best to opt for free in-store pickup. Sales tax is added where applicable.
A best bet is two Toys “R” Us AA Ultra Alkaline Battery 20-Packs (40 batteries total) for $5.99. With free in-store pickup, that’s $0.15 per battery athe lowest total price we’ve seen for this quantity of AA Alkaline batteries by $2. Sales tax is added where applicable.
J&R offers the Pogoplug Pro Wireless Multimedia Sharing Device in Black, model no. POGO-P01, for $39.99 with free shipping. That’s $7 under yesterday’s mention and the lowest total price we’ve ever seen for this model. It features connectivity via 802.11n wireless or Gigabit Ethernet, browser-based access, and cloud/mobile printing. It connects directly to your wireless network or router and accepts up to four USB 2.0 hard drives for storage and sharing. Drag and drop videos, photos, and music from your Windows or Mac computer to share with other systems securely across the Internet, or with mobile devices such as the iPhone, Android, and BlackBerry phones.
Best Buy offers offers the Sharp AQUOS 60″ 120Hz 1080p Widescreen LCD HD Television, model no. LC60E79U, for $999.99. With free shipping, that’s $100 off list and tied with our mention from two weeks ago as the least expensive Sharp AQUOS 60″ LCD TV we’ve seen. Sales tax is added where applicable. It features a native resolution of 1920×1080 (1080p), 120Hz refresh rate, four HDMI inputs, and VGA, component, and other video inputs.
Gameloft is offering their popular iPad game, “Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Shadow Vanguard HD,” for a 99 cents. Gameloft describes the game: “The iconic Rainbow unit finally lands on iPad! For the first time, enjoy a new FPS experience that allows you to lead a team of elite soldiers! ” The game is normally $6.99 but is being offered at the discounted cost for a limited time.
Best Buy offers the Sony Alpha SLT-A33L 14.2-Megapixel Digital SLR Camera together with the Sony 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Zoom Lens for $499 with free shipping. (Add it to your cart to see this price.) That’s the lowest total price we could find for the pair by $100. (The camera body alone costs $460 or more at most merchants.) Sales tax is added where applicable. This DSLR camera features a 2.7″ LCD, anti-dust function, HDMI port, Memory Stick Pro Duo/SD/SDHC card slots, USB 2.0 connectivity, and more.
BuyDig offers the Panasonic VIERA 65″ 600Hz 3D Widescreen Plasma HD Television (pictured), model no. TC-P65ST30, bundled with the Panasonic 3D Blu-ray Disc Player, model no. DMP-BDT110, the Xtreme 37″ to 64″ Ultra Slim TV Wall Mount, and the Xtreme 6-Foot HDMI Cable for $1,999. (Add the TV to your cart; the extra items will add automatically.) Coupon code “BUYDIGCLUB30″ cuts them to $1,969. With free shipping, that’s $174 less than the lowest total price we could find for these items if purchased separately elsewhere.
This HDTV features a 1920×1080 (1080p) native resolution, 600Hz sub-field drive, Ethernet and wireless connectivity, VIERA Connect (with Netflix, Hulu Plus, Amazon Instant Video, and more), USB, three HDMI inputs, and other video inputs. 3D glasses are required for viewing 3D content but are not included. The 3D Blu-ray player features DVD playback and upscaling via HDMI, Ethernet connectivity, Skype support (video calls can be made with an optional camera), streaming content from BD-Live (Netflix, YouTube, Pandora, and other online entertainment apps), and more.
mwave offers the refurbished Hannspree 32″ 720p Widescreen LCD HD Television, model no. ST32AMSB, with a $10 mwave credit for $204.99 with free shipping. That’s $10 below our mention from last month, which didn’t include the credit, and $57 less than the best total price we could find for a new one. It features a 1366×768 (720p) native resolution, 3,000:1 contrast ratio, 8.5ms response time, USB connectivity, two HDMI inputs, and VGA, component, and other video inputs.
A 90-day warranty applies, although it’s unclear who backs it.
SoftwareMedia offers Total Training for Acrobat X Pro: Essentials for PC and Mac, model no. TACBTX, for $59 with free shipping. (Select “Free Budget” shipping in-cart.) That’s the lowest total price we could find by $10, outside the price below. (Most stores charge over $80.) This training software teaches you to create, edit, and distribute PDF documents “like a pro.”
A close price: HP Home & Home Office Store has it for $59.99 with free shipping, but also charges sales tax in more locations.