Hello! Welcome to iDB’s new exploratory ‘Daily Deals’ post. Here you will find a roundup of some of our favorite deals of the day on tech and tech-related products such as smartphones, tablets, accessories, connected devices, and even video games and consoles.
This is an experiment of sorts, born out of our love for tech and discounts. So we’re going to do a little trial run, and see how it goes. If it turns out to be something readers are interested in, we’ll add more products from more websites, and make this a daily thing.
SONOS PLAY:5 Smart Speaker and Gift Card Bundle
Step up to the all-new PLAY:5; the powerfully smart speaker that fine-tunes its sound to bring you all the energy and emotion the artist packed into the original recording. Sonos uses a combination of sensors and smart software to make listening to digital music easier than ever before. Works with most major streaming services, including Apple Music. This deal is for a bundle that includes the Play:5 speaker and a $50 Amazon gift card.
You can buy this SONOS PLAY:5 Speaker bundle on Amazon for $499 (normal price $550).
AUKEY 5-Port Desktop Charging Station with Quick Charge 2.0
Looking for a desktop USB charging station that supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 devices? Here you go. Aukey is a very popular brand in the charging space, and this is its flagship desktop charger. It features AiPower Adaptive Charging tech, 5 USB ports, built-in safeguards to protect against over-current and overheating, and it comes with a 24-month worry-free warranty.
You can buy this Aukey 5-port desktop charger on Amazon for $20 using promo code FGNFFKE3 (normal price $32).
ICE Portable Wireless Floating Bluetooth Speaker
Yes this looks like something out of Sharper Image or SkyMall, but believe it or not floating Bluetooth speakers are becoming quite popular. And Amazon, as part of its Daily Deals promotion, is discounting this one from ICE by $50 right now. The speaker literally hovers 10mm above its base and features built-in Bluetooth, NFC and a sound guide cone to produce a special 3D surround effect.
You can buy this wireless floating speaker on Amazon for $105 (normal price $150).
Overwatch – Origins Edition – PlayStation 4
Clash on the battlefields of tomorrow and choose your hero from a diverse cast of soldiers, scientists, adventurers, and oddities. Bend time, defy physics, and unleash an array of extraordinary powers and weapons. Engage your enemies in iconic locations from around the globe in the ultimate team-based shooter. Take your place in Overwatch. The world needs heroes. This is the hottest console/PC game out right now, grab it!
You can buy Overwatch for PS4 on Amazon for $48 (normal price $60).
Note: Overwatch for Xbox One is on sale for the same price.
LG 34-inch UltraWide Computer Gaming Monitor
Gaming gets real when there’s a lot more happening on your monitor. LG’s UM57 UltraWide monitor immerses you in its panoramic scale, true-to-life color and brilliant clarity. The display measure 34-inches, has a resolution of 2560×1080, and an aspect ration of 21:9. Brightness is 250 cd/m2 and refresh rate is 60Hz. This model has been discontinued and goes on sale a lot, but rarely does it fall below $350.
You can buy this 34-inch LG UltraWide monitor on eBay (via BuyDig) for $350 (normal price $600).
Remember that these are “daily” deals, meaning that some of these prices may not be around for very long. So don’t wait too long to take advantage of the savings!
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Apple 9.7-inch iPad Pro Wi-Fi – 32GB Model
You know what this is. This is Apple’s latest tablet. The 9.7-inch iPad Pro features the same processor and shares many other features with the larger 12.9-inch iPad Pro including stereo speakers and support for the Pencil and Smart Keyboard. Because of its very-portable size and weight, this is the iPad to get now if you’re in the market. This deal is offered by a Top Rated Plus eBay seller, who has a 99% feedback rating on over 120K transactions. All colors available.
You can buy this 32GB iPad Pro 9.7-inch on eBay for $580 (normal price $600).
Philips Hue Lux 60W Personal Wireless Lighting Starter Kit
So if you’re looking to get into the smart lighting space, but don’t want to spend a fortune, here is your chance. This starter kit comes with two led light bulbs, a wireless bridge, power adapter and a 2-meter Ethernet network cable. This is the first-generation Hue Lux, so it’s not compatible with HomeKit, but it does work with the Amazon Echo and of course the iOS and Android Hue apps.
You can buy this Hue Lux Starter Kit on Amazon for $40 (normal price $80).
Xbox One 1TB Console Amazon Gift Card Bundle
Ok this is pretty crazy so stay with me here. Amazon is offering a bundle deal right now that includes an Xbox One 1TB—which comes with the console and a single wireless controller—a second wireless controller, a $50 Amazon gift card and 5 games: Gears of War: Ultimate Edition, Rare Replay, Ori and the Blind Forest, Halo 5, and Forza Horizons 2. Some games are the physical disc and some are just download codes.
You can pick up this Xbox One 1TB Bundle on Amazon for $369 (normal price $500+).
Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker II
Highly regarded as one of the best portable Bluetooth speakers, the SoundLink Mini II features big sound with deep bass and a built-in speakerphone for facilitating phone calls. Voice prompts talk you through Bluetooth pairing, making setup super easy, and the built-in battery lasts up to 10 hours on a single charge.
Y0u can buy the Bose SoundLink Mini Speaker II on Amazon for $180 (normal price $200).
Garmin Forerunner 235 GPS Watch
Folks in the market for a GPS run/activity-tracker will want to check out this deal on the Forerunner 235. Regarded as one of the best GPS watches with built-in heart rate monitor, the 235 from Garmin features live activity tracking, smart notifications, audio prompts and much more. Download training plans/workouts and challenge friends via Garmin Connect.
You can buy the Garmin Forerunner 235 on Amazon for $250 (normal price $330).
Note: the Garmin Forerunner 230 is also on sale on Amazon for $200 (normal price $250).