Desktops and Laptops
These are our overall top picks for laptops, desktops, and hybrids.
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Aug 30, 2014
Refurb Sony NEX-5TL 16MP Camera w/ lenses, case for $450 + free shipping
Secondipity via eBay offers the factory-refurbished Sony NEX-5TL 16.1-Megapixel WiFi Flip-Screen Digital Camera with 16-50mm Lens, model no. NEX5TL/S, bundled with the Sony 55-210mm f/4.5-6.3 Telephoto Lens, model no. SEL55210, and a slim case for $449.99 with free shipping. That's $200 under a similar bundle, new, from May, and $283 below the cost of the camera and lenses sold separately new today. The camera features NFC technology to instantly transfer photos to tablet or smartphone, a flip-up touchscreen, ISO sensitivity up to 25600, 1920x1080 (1080p) video resolution, and fast hybrid AF. A 90-day Sony warranty applies.
Refurb Toshiba Satellite Haswell i7 17" 1080p Laptop for $579 + free shipping
Toshiba again its 6.6-lb. factory-refurbished Toshiba Satellite P75-A7100 Intel Haswell Core i7 2.4GHz 17.3" Laptop in Prestige Silver, model no. PSPLNU-04702KB, for $579 with free shipping. That's $320 off list and the lowest total price we could find, although last month we saw it for $50 less. Features include an Intel Core i7-4700MQ Haswell 2.4GHz quad-core processor, 17.3" 1920x1080 (1080p) LED-backlit LCD, 8GB RAM, 750GB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 3.0, HDMI, LED-backlit keyboard, 6-cell battery, and Windows 8.1 64-bit. A 90-day Toshiba warranty applies. Deal ends September 1.
Refurbished Dyson DC25 Ball Animal Upright Vacuum for $200 + free shipping
Dyson via eBay offers the factory-refurbished Dyson DC25 Ball Animal Bagless Upright Vacuum Cleaner in Purple, Red, or Yellow, model no. DC25ANIMAL, for $199.99 with free shipping. That's the best price we've seen for this vacuum and $70 under the lowest total price we could find for a refurb elsewhere. Features include a bagless design, Dyson Ball steering, reversible wand, and lifetime washable HEPA filter. A 6-month Dyson warranty applies. (ABC Vacuum Warehouse also includes an additional extended warranty for total of three years.)
Belkin Universal Bluetooth Wireless Keyboard for $18 + free shipping
As one of its daily deals, THAT Daily Deal offers the Belkin Universal Bluetooth Wireless Keyboard for Smartphones and Tablets, model no. F5L137TTBLK, for $17.99 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by a buck. It features function-specific keys, iPad shortcut keys, and USB. Deal ends today.
Of note, this keyboard may be incompatible with Android 4.3 due to OS snafus.
Intel i7-5820k Haswell 3.3GHz Hexa-Core Processor for $344 + pickup at Fry's
For in-store pickup only, Fry's Electronics offers the Unlocked Intel Core i7-5820k Haswell 3.3GHz Hexa-Core Processor, model no. 937407, for $344 That's the lowest price we could find by $51. The processor features a base frequency of 3.2GHz and a 15MB cache. Deal ends September 4.
Insignia 4" High-Velocity Personal Fan for $6 + pickup at Best Buy
As one of its daily deals, Best Buy offers the Insignia 4" High-Velocity Personal Fan in Black, model no. NS-FANT4-B, or Sorbet for $5.99. Choose in-store pickup to avoid the $2.99 shipping fee. That's $4 off and the lowest price we could find. It features an adjustable tilt-angle head, all-metal construction, and whisper-quiet motor. Deal ends today.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Virgin No-Contract Android Phone for $405 + free shipping
Virgin Mobile offers the no-contract Samsung Galaxy S5 16GB 4G LTE Android Smartphone for Virgin Mobile in White for an in-cart price of $479.99. Coupon code "RMNGS575" cuts it to $404.99. With free shipping, that's $95 below our July mention (which also included three months of service) and the lowest total price we've seen for this phone on this carrier. (It's also a low by $140.) It features a 5.1" 1920x1080 AMOLED touchscreen display, 2.5GHz quad-core processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, 802.11n wireless, 16-megapixel rear-facing camera, 2-megapixel front facing camera, microSD card slot, Bluetooth 4.0, and Android 4.4 (KitKat). Coupon ends September 4.
Western Digital 1.5TB Portable USB 3.0 Hard Drive for $66 + free shipping
Adorama via eBay offers the Western Digital 1.5TB My Passport Ultra Portable USB 3.0 External Hard Drive in Black, model no. WDBMWV0015BBK-NESN, for $65.99 with free shipping. That's $4 under yesterday's mention and the lowest total price we could find by $6. It supports USB 3.0 data transfer up to 5 Gb/s and is backwards compatible with USB 2.0.
Samsonite Shera Backpack for $30 + free shipping
BuyDig offers the Samsonite Shera Backpack in Black/Red (not pictured) for $59.99. Apply coupon code "30OFF" to cut the price to $29.99. With free shipping, that's the lowest total price we could find by $14. It features a padded sleeve to accommodate laptops up to 15.6".
Refurb Samsung 13" 3200x1800 Touch Ultrabook for $700 + free shipping
Manufacturer Certified via eBay offers the refurbished 3-lb. Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus Intel Haswell Core i5 1.6GHz 13.3" Touchscreen Ultrabook in Mineral Ash Black, model no. NP940X3G-K03US, for $699.99 with free shipping. That's $30 below last month's mention of an open-box model, $699 off list, and the best price we've seen. It features an Intel Core i5-4200U 1.6GHz Haswell dual-core processor, 13.3" 3200x1800 touchscreen LCD, 4GB RAM, 128GB SSD, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, webcam, USB 3.0, 4-cell battery, and Windows 8 64-bit.
Note: No warranty information is provided.