Walmart offers this Mainstays Notebook Podium in Black, model no. 9230296W, for $19.88. Shipping adds $3.97, or choose free Site-to-Store. Even with shipping, that’s tied with our mention from two weeks ago and the lowest total price we could find. Sales tax is added where applicable. This laptop podium features adjustable height and tilt and measures about 24″ x 18″ x 16″.
TigerDirect offers the factory-refurbished Netgear 4-Port Powerline Ethernet Switch, model no. RB-XE104, for $22.99. With $2.29 for shipping, that’s tied with our mention from two weeks ago of a refurb and $45 below the lowest total price we could find for a new model. This plug-and-play Ethernet switch uses your existing electrical outlets to create a secure high speed building-wide network. It features an 85Mbps transfer rate. A 90-day Netgear warranty applies.
J&R takes 20% off all Skullcandy Headphones via coupon code “SKULL”. That’s among the best discounts we’ve seen on these items. Shipping starts at $2.99, although many items qualify for free shipping.
A best bet is the Skullcandy Titan Earphones (pictured), model no. S2TTDZ033, for $27.99 via the above coupon. With free shipping, that’s the lowest total price we could find by $7. They feature a 20Hz to 20KHz frequency range, 4.27-foot cable, carrying case, and more.
Lenovo offers its Lenovo IdeaPad B450 15″ Notebook Backpack in Basic Black, model no. 55Y2094, for $39. Coupon code “USPC11S22094″ cuts it to $13.65. With free shipping, that’s tied with our mention from a week ago and the lowest total price we could find, this time by $8. Sales tax is added where applicable. This backpack accommodates laptops with up to 15.4″ screens and features a large front zippered pocket, mesh side pockets, padded shoulder straps, and more.
Other World Computing continues to offer the Axiotron ModBook Core 2 Duo 13.3″ 2.13GHz Tablet Mac for $1,949 with free shipping. That’s tied with our mention from two weeks ago as $94 under the lowest price we’ve seen for a new unit, and the least expensive made-to-order ModBook we’ve seen. (We saw a used one for $50 less last spring.) The ModBook is a modified Apple MacBook with an AnyView 13.3″ widescreen WACOM stylus-operated display on the exterior, Intel Core 2 Duo P7450 2.13GHz dual-core processor, 2GB RAM, 160GB 5400 rpm hard drive, SuperDrive, WAAS-enabled GPS, iSight, and more.
Note that this item currently will not ship until about November 6.
Dell Home offers the Buffalo MiniStation Stealth 1TB Portable USB 3.0 External Hard Drive, model no. HD-PCT1TU3/BB, for $79.99 with free shipping. That’s $0.08/GB, $8 under our August mention, and the lowest total price we could find by $10. Sales tax is added where applicable. The enclosed hard drive features speeds of up to 5Gbps.
Logitech offers its “dented box” Logitech M570 Wireless Trackball Mouse, model no. 997-00013, for $39.99. With free shipping, that’s tied with our April mention (which involved padding hassles) and the lowest total price we could find now by $10. Sales tax is added where applicable. Features include programmable buttons, storable USB 2.0 receiver, 2.4GHz wireless, up to 18 months of battery life, and more.
Of note, this is a dented box item; while the packaging may be dented or scratched, the product itself is new with a full Logitech warranty.
Dell recently announced that it will repair broken hinges on its Alienware M11x R1 and R2 Notebooks, regardless of warranty status or locale. Affected computers will need to have the entire LCD panel replaced, some via mail or in-home repair; click here for full instructions and details.
Dell notes that all Alienware M11x R3 owners already have the fixed hinge assembly and can disregard this repair offer.
mwave offers the PremierTek 802.11n Wireless USB Adapter, model no. ARG-1000, for $19.99. With free shipping, that’s $12 under our April mention (which included a $2 credit) and the lowest total price we could find by $5. It features a max speed of 150Mbps, 5dBi dipole antenna, support for WEP, WPA2, and WPA-PSK encryption, and more.
SupermediaStore offers the PQI 4GB Class 6 SDHC Secure Digital High-Capacity Card, model no. AE71-4030R01F5, for $4.99 with free shipping. That’s $1.25/GB and the lowest total price we’ve ever seen for a 4GB Class 6 SDHC card. (It’s a current price low by $7.)
mwave offers the PremierTek PowerLink 802.11n Wireless MicroN USB 2.0 Adapter, model no. PL-8188CUS, for $8.99 with free shipping. That’s the lowest total price we could find by $11. It features a max speed of 150Mbps, support for 256-bit WEP, WPA2, and WPA-PSK encryption, and more.
Buy.com offers the Auria 40″ 1080p LCD HD Television, model no. EQ4088p, for $369.99. With free shipping, that’s $10 under our July mention and the lowest total price we could find by $17. It features a native resolution of 1920×1080 (1080p), 5,000:1 contrast ratio, 5ms response time, 500 cd/m² brightness, three HDMI inputs, and VGA, component, and other video inputs.
Best Buy offers the Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Desk 2TB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive in Black, model no. STAC2000103, for $79.99 with free shipping ($0.04/GB). That’s $10 under our mention from two weeks ago and the lowest total price we could find by $17. Sales tax is added where applicable. It features 32MB buffer memory, 7200 rpm spin rate, illuminated capacity gauge on the base, backup and encryption software, 5″ USB 3.0 cable, and more.
Sony Store offers its factory-refurbished Sony BRAVIA NX700 46″ 120Hz 1080p Widescreen LED-Backlit LCD HD Television, model no. KDL-46NX700, for $799.99. (This price is reflected at checkout.) With free shipping, that beats the lowest total price we could find for a new unit by $335, although we saw it for $50 less in May. Sales tax is added where applicable. This HDTV features ambient sensors, which automatically adjust the picture color and brightness level based on your room’s lighting. This edge-lit LED LCD also features a 1920×1080 (1080p) native resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, USB connectivity, rear Ethernet port, BRAVIA Internet Video (featuring Netflix, YouTube, and others), four HDMI inputs, and VGA, component, and other video inputs. A 90-day Sony warranty applies.
mwave offers the Toshiba 2.5″ 500GB SATA 3.0Gb/s Internal Notebook Hard Drive, model no. MK5076GSX, for $49.99 with free shipping. At $0.10/GB, that’s the lowest total price we could find by $9. This 2.5″ drive runs at 5400 rpm and has an 8MB cache.