Games and Gaming Gear
Here are CNET's picks for the consoles to get this holiday season.
Let CNET show you which is the best portable console for the gamer on the go.
Each holiday sees the release of dozens of titles, but here are the ones you should have on your list for the gamer who's of age.
This holiday season make sure the younger gamer in your life is playing something totally fun, but also appropriate!
Latest Tech Deals
Normally $100, these top-rated 'phones provide over-the-ear comfort, enhanced bass, and detachable cords.
Aug 23, 2014
Monoprice coupon: 10% off sitewide
Monoprice takes 10% off sitewide via coupon code "MP10". Shipping starts at around $6. Some exclusions may apply. Deal ends August 24.
GE Smart Remote and Receiver for $12 + free shipping
As one of its daily deals, THAT Daily Deal offers the GE Smart Remote and Receiver, model no. 51135, for $12.49 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $3. It allows you to plug in a lamp or appliance and use the keychain remote to control it from up to 150 feet away. Deal ends today.
Matsunichi 500GB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive for $35 + free shipping
Today only, TigerDirect offers the Matsunichi 500GB Portable USB 3.0 External Hard Drive, model no. DM-256-BK-500GB, for $44.99. Coupon code "VMV138460" cuts it to $34.99. With free shipping, that's the lowest price we could find by $25. (We saw it bundled with Total Defense software for $26 less in December, but that required two rebates.)
CuiZen 17-Piece Personal Blender Set for $19 + free shipping
NeweggFlash offers the CuiZen 17-Piece Personal Blender Set, model no. CPB-1017, for $18.99 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we've seen, and the best price we could find today by $4 (outside the price below). It includes a motor base, five 16-oz. cups, 8-oz. cup, and four color-coded rings. Deal ends August 25.
A close price: Fry's Electronics offers it for $19.90. Opt for free in-store pickup to avoid the $11.89 shipping fee.
Refurb ASUS Transformer 10" 16GB Android Tablet for $115 + free shipping
As one of its daily deals, A4C offers the refurbished 1.4-lb. ASUS Transformer Pad 10.1" 16GB LED-Backlit Android Tablet in Dark Blue, model no. TF300-A1, for $114.95 with free shipping. That's $15 under our mention from last month and the lowest total price we've seen for this model. (It's a current low for a refurb by $103.) It features an NVIDIA Tegra 3 1.2GHz quad-core processor, 10.1" 1280x800 IPS multi-touch LED-backlit LCD, 1GB RAM, 16GB internal flash storage, 8-megapixel back-facing camera, 1.2-megapixel front-facing camera, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 2.1, microSD card slot, gyroscope, light sensor, and Google Android 3.2 (Honeycomb). Deal ends today.
A 90-day A4C warranty applies.
Refurb SanDisk 128GB Cruzer Glide USB Flash Drive for $40 + free shipping
A4C offers the refurbished SanDisk 128GB Cruzer Glide USB 2.0 Flash Drive, model no. SDCZ60-128G, for $39.95 with free shipping. That's $2 under our mention of a new one from five days ago and the lowest total price we've seen for this flash drive. (It's also $5 below the best price we could find for a new one now.) Deal ends August 25.
A 90-day A4C warranty applies.
Lexar 4GB SDHC Card for $5 + free shipping
A4C offers the Lexar 4GB Class 4 SDHC Card, model no. LSD4GBASBEU, for $4.95 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by a buck. Deal ends August 24.
AOC 24" 1080p LED LCD Display for $100 + free shipping
Best Buy via eBay offers the AOC 23.6" 1080p LED-Backlit LCD Monitor, model no. E2470SWHE, for $99.99 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find and a very good price for a 24" LED-backlit monitor, especially without rebate hassles. It features a native resolution of 1920x1080 (1080p), LED backlight, and HDMI and VGA inputs.
Hoover Air Cordless Series 3.0 Upright Vacuum for $190 + free shipping
Hoover Outlet Store via eBay offers its Hoover Air Cordless Series 3.0 Upright Vacuum, model no. BH50120, for $189.99 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $50. It weighs 9.9 lbs. and features LithiumLife battery technology with up to 50 minutes of battery power on a full charge.
Note that the box may have scratches or dents, however the unit inside is new and is covered under the standard manufacturer’s warranty.
LG 50" 1080p 120Hz LED LCD HDTV for $450 + free shipping
Best Buy offers the LG 50" 1080p 120Hz LED-Backlit LCD HD Television, model no. 50LN5400, for the in-cart price of $449.99 with free shipping. That's tied with our mention from last week as the lowest total price we've seen. (It's a current low by $126.) It features a 1920x1080 (1080p) native resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, LED backlight, USB, and two HDMI inputs.