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.
iDevices Wi-Fi and HomeKit Enabled Smart Plug
This easy to use, connected plug allows you to control, monitor and schedule electronic appliances throughout your home using your iPhone and iPad. And, since the plug is compatible with Apple’s HomeKit platform, you can turn your appliances off and on using voice commands via Siri.
You can buy this iDevices Smart Plug on Amazon for $35 (normal price $50).
Roku HDMI Streaming Stick
Folks looking to give their current TV an IQ boost should check out Amazon’s deal on the latest Roku stick. It features a powerful quad-core processor, access to Amazon Video, Netflix, Hulu and several other streaming services, apps, games and an intuitive interface that makes discovering new content fun and easy.
You can buy the Roku streaming stick on Amazon for $39 (normal price $50).
Blue Microphones Mo-Fi Powered High-Fidelity Headphones
From the multi-jointed design to ear cups shaped like ears, Blue has completely reimagined the form and functionality. The result feels less like a headphone, and more like a high-quality instrument you can wear. Features an integrated audiophile amp and custom-matched 50mm titanium-reinforced ultra-responsive dynamic drivers, a 1 meter cable with MFi Mic and a 6.5mm to 3.5mm adaptor.
You can buy these Blue Microphones Mo-Fi headphones on Amazon for $255 (normal price $350).
12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro Wi-Fi + Cellular – 128GB
Looking to score an iPad Pro on the cheap? Check out this deal on a brand new 12.9-inch model. You get the second highest configuration of Apple’s largest and most powerful tablet for over $200 off. This deal comes from Top Rated eBay seller mobilepros1, who has a 98% feedback rating on over 100K transactions. All colors available.
You can buy this 12.9-inch 128GB iPad Pro on eBay for $800 (normal price $1080).
Apple 15-inch MacBook Pro 16GB RAM 256GB Storage
Apple is largely expected to unveil new MacBooks later this year, but if you need or want one right now, you have to check out this deal from Electronics Valley. It’s a 15-inch MacBook Pro—the latest one with ForceTouch Trackpad—with 2.2ghz processor, 16GB of RAM and 256GB of storage.
You can buy this MacBook Pro on eBay for $1,600 (normal price $2,000).
Remember that these are “daily” deals, meaning some of these prices may not be available for long. So don’t hesitate to take advantage of the savings!
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$100 iTunes Gift Card for $85 – Email Delivery
PayPal is offering $100 iTunes Gift Cards for $85 in their eBay store right now. This is a solid 15% discount, and worth grabbing even if there isn’t anything in particular you want to buy right now. I typically buy one and let it sit in my account to pay for things like Netflix and Apple Music. Works on apps, games, movies, books and much more. Email delivery.
You can buy this $100 iTunes Gift Card on eBay for $85 (normal price $100).
2-pack Anker MFi Certified Premium Lightning Cables
We really like Anker Lightning cables. They’re durable, Apple-certified, and made with premium materials. This 2-pack of 3-foot cables tends to hover around this price range, but every once in a while it nearly doubles, so it’s worth taking advantage of the discount. Each cable is tested to last at least 4000 bends, and comes with an 18-month warranty.
You can buy this Anker 2-pack of Lightning cables for $13 on Amazon (normal price $36).
Pebble Time Round 20mm Smartwatch
Pebble advertises the Time Round as the “world’s lightest and thinnest smartwatch.” It’s 7.5mm thin and weighs just 28 grams. It also offers activity and sleep tracking with Pebble Health, quick charging — a day of power with just 15 minutes of charging, push notifications for various alerts, and much more. Compatible with both iOS and Android devices.
You can buy the Pebble Time Round smartwatch on Amazon for $150 (normal price $200).
Adonit Jot Pro Fine Point Precision Stylus
Apple Pencil too pricey? Check out the Adonit Jot Pro stylus. It’s super accurate and just a fraction of the price of the Pencil. It has a fine tip for ballpoint-like precision, tip cushions for fluid, quiet writing, and a clip for simple portability. Works with all models of iPhone and iPad, as well as various Android and Windows devices.
You can buy the Adonit Jot Pro stylus on Amazon for $22 (normal price $30).
Philips Hue Smart Lightbulb Starter Kit
Looking to get into the smart lightbulb game? Check out this deal on the Philips Hue starter kit. The pack includes a Hue Bridge and three LED lightbulbs. This is the first-gen model, so it’s not compatible with Apple’s Home Kit, but it does work with Amazon’s Alexa assistant and of course can be controlled by an iPhone or iPad.
You can buy the Philips Hue starter kit on Amazon for $125 (normal price $200).
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