Desktops and Laptops
These are our overall top picks for laptops, desktops, and hybrids.
Enjoy some high-end PC gaming this year with these powerful portables.
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Gather the family around a computer that's most at home on your coffee table.
Normally $100, these top-rated 'phones provide over-the-ear comfort, enhanced bass, and detachable cords.
Aug 20, 2014
QNAP Diskless 2-Bay Gigabit NAS for $90 + $4 s&h, padding ... or less
TigerDirect offers the QNAP Diskless 2-Bay Gigabit Network Attached Storage, model no. TS-212E-US, for $89.99 plus around $4 for shipping, via the directions below. Excluding the cost of padding, that's $6 under our April mention and the lowest total price we could find by $18. It features a Marvell 6282 1.6GHz processor, two USB 3.0 ports, and access for two 3.5" SATA hard drives. Deal ends August 22. To get this deal:
- Click here, enter your email address, and click "Activate"
- the link you'll receive via email will activate a $10 off w/ $100 discount (it's only valid once per account)
- add the QNAP 2-Bay NAS to your cart for $109.99
- apply coupon code "BHP137140" to drop it to $99.99
- pad your order over $100 (this patch cable costs 99 cents)
- go back to your cart and the automatic discount will apply, for a final price of $89.99, excluding the cost of padding
Refurb 3rd-Generation Apple iPad 16GB WiFi Tablet for $230 + free shipping
As one of its daily deals, A4C offers the refurbished third-generation Apple iPad 16GB WiFi Tablet in Black, model no. MC705B/A, or White, model no. MD328LL/A, for $229.95 with free shipping. That's $19 under our mention from three weeks ago and the best price we've seen for this model. (It's also a current price low for a refurb by $68.) This 1.4-lb. tablet features a 9.7" 2048x1536 LED-backlit Retina display, A5x dual-core processor with quad-core graphics, 5-megapixel iSight camera with 1080p video recording, front-facing FaceTime camera, voice dictation, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, up to 10 hours of battery life, and iOS 5. Deal ends today.
A 90-day A4C warranty is provided.
Refurb Cuisinart 6-Quart Electric Pressure Cooker for $53 + free shipping
Asavings offers the refurbished Cuisinart 6-Quart Electric Pressure Cooker in Brushed Stainless Steel/Matte Black, model no. CPC-600, for $64.95. Coupon code "ASAVINGSCooker" drops it to $52.95. With free shipping, that's $18 under the lowest total price we could find for a new unit, although we saw a refurb for $8 less in June. This 1,000-watt pressure cooker features a removable non-stick pot, lid, push button pressure settings, and LED countdown display.
Note: No warranty information is provided.
Skullgirls Bundle downloads for PC for $5
Green Man Gaming offers downloads of Skullgirls Bundle for Windows for $4.99. That's the lowest price we could find by $20. This bundle includes Skullgirls, Skullgirls: Color Palette, and Skullgirls: Squigly. A Steam account is required to download and play this game.
MuseMini Portable Speaker for $8 + free shipping
As one of its daily deals, A4C offers the MuseMini Portable Speaker in Silver for $7.95 with free shipping. That's $2 under our January mention and the lowest total price we could find now by $2. It features a playback time of up to four hours and includes a USB cable. Deal ends August 22.
Windows 8.1 Pro download w/ $25 Microsoft Store credit for $70 for students
For students only, Microsoft Store offers downloads of Windows 8.1 Pro for $69.99. (You must be running Windows 7 to qualify. Windows 8 users can upgrade via the Windows Store.) Plus, you'll receive a coupon that cuts $25 off your next order at Microsoft Store. (It'll be automatically added to your cart.) Assuming you'll use the coupon, that's $25 under our January mention and $48 under the best price we could find for a download elsewhere. It features a new start-up screen; built-in SkyDrive; and more tile sizes, colors, & backgrounds.
This student-only discount requires verification of student status prior to purchase.
SanDisk 128GB Ultra UHS-I microSDXC Memory Card for $79 + free shipping
CTCStore via Rakuten Shopping offers the SanDisk 128GB Ultra UHS-I Class 10 microSDXC Memory Card, model no. SDSDQUA-128G-G46A, for $103.99. Apply coupon code "VC25" and pay using Visa Checkout to drop it to $78.99. With free shipping, that's $21 under our June mention and the best price we've seen for any 128GB microSDXC card. (It's also a current price low by $26.) An SD adapter is included. Coupon expires August 20.
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 64GB 12" Tablet for $649 + free shipping w/ .edu email
For qualifying students and faculty with valid .edu email addresses, Microsoft Store offers the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 12" 64GB Windows Tablet, model no. 9SR-00001, for $649 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $89. It features an Intel Haswell Core i3-4020Y 1.5GHz dual-core processor, 12" 2160x1440 multi-touch LCD, 4GB RAM, 64GB internal flash storage, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, front- and rear-facing 1080p HD cameras, microSD card slot, USB 3.0 (full size), and Windows 8.1 Pro. A Surface Pen is also included. Deal ends September 3.
HMDX Go Portable Speaker for free + $5 s&h
THAT Daily Deal offers the HMDX Go Portable Speaker in Blue or Silver for free plus $5.49 for shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $5. This device holds your MP3 player and has external volume controls. Deal ends August 20.
Toshiba Satellite Intel Celeron 2.16GHz 16" Laptop for $300 + free shipping
Toshiba Direct offers its Toshiba Satellite Intel Celeron 2.16GHz 15.6" Laptop, model no. C50-BBT2N12, for $329.99. Coupon code "8C5083022" cuts it to $299.99, plus coupon code "D2BSHIP8" bags free shipping. That's $30 below our mention from last week and the lowest total price we've seen for this config. It features an Intel Bay Trail Celeron N2830 2.16GHz dual-core processor, 15.6" 1366x768 LED-backlit LCD, 4GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. Deal expires August 21.