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.
Samsung SmartThings Hub
As the digital heart of your home, the Samsung SmartThings Hub lets you easily control, monitor, and secure your home from anywhere in the world. The Hub connects all your different smart locks, lights, thermostats and other devices. Receive notifications about what’s happening in and around your home and use your smartphone to remotely control your home’s security, energy usage, lighting, and more.
You can buy this Samsung SmartThings Hub on Amazon for $79 (normal price $99).
Pioneer Elite VSX-90 7.2-Channel 4K Ultra HD Receiver
Looking for a high-end receiver for a budget price? Check out this eBay deal on the Pioneer Elite VSX-90. The Elite VSX-90 offers 7.2 channels of surround sound, Dolby ATMOS technology, built-in Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, 7 HDMI inputs, a USB input and so much more. This receiver is still being sold for $700 at some retailers, so this discount makes it nearly half off!
You can buy the Pioneer Elite VSX-90 on eBay for $389 (normal price $700).
LG 49-inch Ultra HD 4K Smart LED TV
This is a great deal on LG’s popular UF7600 4K TV. It features local dimming tech, for deep blacks, Ultra Luminance for brighter colors, and Trumotion 120Hz. Other notable options include webOS 2.0 smart interface, HDMI 4K 60P support, 3 HDMI inputs and 3 USB inputs. This is a great deal, on a great TV, from Adorama, and they’re offering free shipping.
You can buy this 49-inch LG Smart TV on eBay for $685 (normal price $899).
13-inch MacBook Air – 4GB RAM, 128GB Storage
Here is a solid deal on Apple’s base model 13-inch MacBook Air laptop (2015 model). It features a 1.6 GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 (Turbo Boost up to 2.7 GHz) with 3 MB shared L3 cache, 4 GB of 1600 MHz LPDDR3 RAM and 128 GB PCIe-based flash storage. Battery life is good for up to 12 hours. This deal takes nearly $250 off Apple’s own price (although to be fair, Apple is now offering double the RAM).
You can buy this 13-inch MacBook Air on eBay for $760 (normal price $1000).
Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker
Folks in the market for a solid Bluetooth speaker should check out this deal from Bose. The SoundLink Color offers clear, full-range sound from a compact design. It also offers voice prompts for easy setup, and up to 8 hours of playback from the built-in rechargeable battery. This speaker has a 4.5 star rating on Amazon, on nearly 5,000 reviews. Available in several colors.
You can buy the Bose SoundLink Color speaker on Amazon for $116 (normal price $130).
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!
Previous deals still available:
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.
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).
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).