March 19, 2014
Update: Amazon beats by $1 on the 128GB
PNY USB 3.0 Flash Drive with transfer speeds up to 10X faster than standard USB 2.0 Flash Drives. They feature:
- USB 3.0 connectivity
- Transfer speeds up to 190MB/s read and 130MB/s write
- Backwards compatible with USB 2.0 ports
- Lightning fast transfer of large files such as movies and videos expand full story
Amazon has the JBL OnBeat Venue Bluetooth speaker and Lightning dock for $130 shipped. That’s $110 off the regular listing, $70 under JBL’s price, and the lowest price we’ve seen this model go for. It features a Lightning dock for iPhone 5, iPad, iPad mini, iPod touch and other compatible Apple devices, AAC Bluetooth streaming and an aux input. It has received a 4.4/5 star rating among Amazon customers.
The Harman Audio Store has a great deal on a refurbished version of this JBL speaker dock for $70 shipped. It also has some other nice refurb options like the Legendary JBL sound for iPad, iPhone, and iPod for $49 (Reg. $170) and the JBL Jembe Powerful two-piece entertainment speakers for $42 (Reg. $70).
You’ll also find one of 9to5Mac’s favourite BT speakers, the Logitech UE 984-000304 Boombox Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Silver) for $120 shipped today, that’s $130 off and the lowest price we’ve ever seen.
JBL OnBeat Venue Bluetooth speaker & Lightning Dock: $130 shipped (Reg. $200)
March 18, 2014
GameStop is offering 15% off one item when you enter until promo code PAYPAL15 at checkout. You can even stack the promo code SAVER to get free shipping.
While we have a number of great console and iOS deals in our daily round up post, you can get a bit more creative using the aforementioned codes on random games, accessories, and even preorders. It’s our understanding that this coupon is only supposed to work if you checkout using PayPal, but as of right now it is working with any valid form of payment. Coupon excludes game consoles, tablets, phones, iPods, and others. It’s scheduled to expire on March 23rd but we wouldn’t be surprised if it gets squashed before then.
You’ll find titles like Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes for $24.50 (Reg. $30, released today), Watch Dogs preorder for $51 (Reg. $60) and even the rarely discounted PlayStation Plus is available is included for $42.50 (Reg. $50).
- Rich and strong stereo sound with 5 watts of power
- Compact, low-profile design ideal for desks with limited space
- Convenient on-speaker volume and power controls, headphone jack, plus 3.5mm jack input for your MP3, DVD or CD player
- Simple setup – connects to your laptop or desktop with a standard 3.5mm plug.Works with Windows and Mac OS
March 17, 2014
The US Amazon Appstore will turn 3 this Saturday, March 22nd, and to commemorative this occasion, Amazon will launch a 2-week gift giving campaign for its customers. Beginning this week, Amazon will slash up to 60% off “some of the most popular titles in the store.”
The discounts will also extend to in-app purchases:
As an added bonus, for a limited time, customers who buy in-app items within select titles including Asphalt 8, Animal Voyage, Kingdoms of Camelot, The Hobbit, Sonic Dash, World at Arms and Despicable Me: Minion Rush will receive 50% back on the purchase price in the form of Amazon Coins.
There isn’t a main splash page promoting the celebration but you can kill some time at work today by playing with the confetti that Amazon is making rain down on the Appstore.
Best Buy offers the second generation 32GB Nexus 7 Android tablet with WiFi and 4G LTE (unlocked) connectivity for $299.99 with free shipping. Today’s deal is $49 below retail and the best price ever by $20.
Now thinner, lighter, and faster — Nexus 7 brings you the perfect mix of power and portability and features the world’s sharpest 7” tablet screen. With dual-band Wi-Fi and optional 4G LTE, you can stay connected wherever you are.
Update (3/21 11:45am): Griffin is once again taking 20% off everything. Use the new code GRIFFIN20 to save all weekend long.
In celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, Griffin Technology is having a one day 20% off sitewide sale. Griffin makes specialized accessories for your gadgets including Apple/Android cases, Mac cases and laptop stands, Lightning cables (MFi), equipment for professional music production and even cool toys such as an iOS controlled attacking race car and a monster truck. Use coupon code GREEN20 at checkout to get these savings. All items ship free. Sale ends Tuesday. Below are some of our favorite deals:
iPhone Merchant Case + Square Reader: The first official iPhone case designed to protect your iPhone while accepting payments with a Square credit card reader (included). $15.99 (Reg. $20)
CinemaSeat for iPad Air: This case you strap it onto the headrest in the car to allow passengers to watch movies in the car. It has quick easy access to the ports and controls. $32 (Reg. $40)
March 16, 2014
Adorama Camera offers the Samsung 840 EVO Series 1TB 2.5″ Solid State Drive for $469. It’s just $0.99 more at Amazon, which is a better deal for Prime members (free trial) since it includes free 2-day delivery. Both prices include free standard shipping for all buyers. That’s $381 under list, $41 better than the average street price, and the best deal we have ever seen by $11.
The entire 840 EVO Series lineup scores a near-perfect 4.8/5 stars from 1,512 Amazon reviewers. Features of this particular drive include:
- Highest-quality components and engineering from the #1 memory manufacturer
- Worry-free data security with AES 256-bit full-disk encryption
- No moving parts means no hard drive spin ups, no noise and superior data protection
- An innovative lightweight design that allows you to work smarter and play longer.
- Sequential Read Speed 540 MB / Sequential Write Speed 520 MB / Random Read Speed 98K IOPS / Random Write Speed 90K IOPS
The Crucial M500 960GB SSD is also on sale for $439.99, which is just $5 more than its lowest recorded price. You can also grab the 500GB 840 EVO Series for $255 shipped (Reg. $350) expand full story