Welcome to Daily Deals
, the post where the staff of MacNN
searches online retailers for offers, bundles, sales, and discounts on hardware, software, games, and gadgets for you, the discerning reader. Yesterday's still-active deals are joined by a new batch, including the Lytro Illum Light Field Camera for $800, a 50-inch Ultra HD Vizio television for $800, and the OKI MB471 LED Multifunction Laser Printer for a third of its usual price.
As always, the deals are live at the time of this posting. If you're reading this a few hours after the post, check pricing before you check out! Scroll down to the bottom of the post for the latest price changes on the OS X and iOS app stores.
Take your photography in a new direction, with the Lytro Illum Light Field Digital Camera
. This 40-Megaray camera has an 8x optical zoom, a constant f/2.0 aperture, and the ability to adjust the focus and perspective after the shot is taken. Normally $1,300, B&H Photo is selling it for $800 until tonight.
First, a warning: If you signed up for Amazon Prime
to take part in Prime Day, turn it off now if you do not want to pay the annual subscription fee.
If you want the maximum speed possible for your computer's storage, why not set up a RAID using SSDs? Newegg has a Two-Pack of OCZ Trion 100 240GB SSDs
for $136, saving $20 compared to buying them separately.
Just want the benefits of one SSD? Newegg has the SanDisk 120GB SSD
for just $40, saving you $10.
Improve your home cinema with the Onkyo HT-R593 5.2-channel Home Theater Receiver
for $180, down from $300 on Newegg. This five-channel amplifier offers 65W of power per channel, Dolby and DTS decoding, and Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity.
Add a high-resolution TV to your living room. The VIZIO M-Series 50" Class Ultra HD Full-Array LED Smart TV - M50-C1
on Rakuten is currently $800, with free shipping.
If you have to replace an aging router, look at the Refurbished Linksys EA6350 Dual-Band Smart Wi-Fi Router
on Newegg. Offering 2.4GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi connectivity, gigabit ethernet, and USB ports to connect other devices, it has dropped in price from $130 to $45.
Alternatively, if you want an even cheaper option, the Refurbished D-Link DIR860L Wireless AC1200 Dual Band Gigabit Cloud Router
is on Newegg for $30, cut from $85 until August 10.
BestBuy has the GoPro Hero 4
HD waterproof action camera with Wi-Fi remote. It was $480, but has been discounted to $420. That's the best price we've seen on this combo by $20.
If you have a large number of smartphones and tablets to charge, get yourself organized with the UNITEK 5V/24A 10-Port Multi-Device Fast Charger USB Wall/Desktop Charging Station
. Originally $120, it is now half price on Amazon, though you will have to supply your own charging cables.
Best Buy is offering the Logitech Type+ keyboard for iPad Air
in orange (sorry) for just $30, a drop of $60 from its usual price.
Speaking of cases, Anker's cases for the iPad Air are on sale on Amazon, with the Zolo Touch Case
going for $6 (use code 6GGPTA6F for the black color option, or HDILVEDR for gray). The Anker Ultra Slim
case is available for $5 with codes 8R2UDQFJ for blue, and 2PKU25UA for Orange.
The Seagate Archive 8TB Hard Drive
is one meant for use in backing up data for later retrieval, with a low 5,900RPM speed and low-power SMR technology. If you want one of the high-capacity drives, Newegg is offering them for $40 off, priced at $260. Use coupon code VCO2015BTS to knock another $25 off, making it $235.
If you want something more portable and readily accessible, the WD My Book 6TB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive
is priced at a respectable $200.
Get the Refurbished Linksys WRT1900AC Wireless AC1900 Dual Band Wi-Fi Router
from Rakuten for $150, saving $130 from the regular price. This refurbished router offers gigabit Ethernet speeds, USB 3.0 connectivity, Wi-Fi over 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands, and is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core ARM processor.
Save 53 percent on the refurbished ViewSonic 22-inch LED backlit LCD display
today at MacMall. It was $191, but has been reduced to $90 with free shipping.
You can save money on the latest model of MacBook Air
by visiting Blutek's eBay page, where the 1.6GHz Broadwell Core i5 model with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage is selling for $750, a savings of $149 off the retail price.
If you want to check if something that is difficult to reach is damaged, why not get the USB Waterproof Endoscope Snake Inspection Camera
on eBay. There are multiple lengths, ranging from 2m to 15m (3ft to 49ft), costing between $7 and $18.
Today's daily deal slasher from TigerDirect.com is on the Acer Aspire E
15.6-inch notebook computer with 2.2GHz Intel dual-core i5 processor, 8GB of RAM and 1TB hard drive. It was $600, but has been reduced to $400.
If you need some spare USB thumb drives, Walmart has an offer for a Triple Pack of SanDisk CZ50 16GB USB Flash Drives
. The bundle varies in cost between $13 and $15, depending on the color options, with up to $6 saved when using the cheapest options available.
The MSI gaming laptop
with a 2.6GHz Intel core i7 processor, 12GB of RAM, and 1TB hard drive has been cut from $1,099 down to $900 at Newegg. A $100 mail-in-rebate card drops the price further to $800. It also comes with a free gaming headset!
Need a heavy-duty printer? Adorama is offering the OKI Data MB471 LED Multifunction Laser Printer
for $155. This is a third of the usual price for the printer.
Still Active Deals
Start your cord-cutting journey, by ditching your cable subscription for free-to-air broadcasts. The SiliconDust Simple.TV Dual ATSC Tuner and EPG DVR
can record two channels at once, stream content from the Internet, and even stream recordings to other set-top boxes and mobile devices. Originally $160, Amazon has it for $58.
Another SSD deal to consider is the 500GB Samsung 850 EVO, being sold by Adorama through eBay for $150
. The 850 is $10 more than the Mushkin, but offers the full 500GB capacity by supporting Trim rather than using the "over-provisioning" technique.
Improve the range of your home network with the Netgear Powerline 500 1-Port Extra Outlet Essentials Starter Kit
. This package allows you to use your home's electrical system as an extra long network cable, letting you avoid issues with Wi-Fi or lengthy wiring challenges. Originally $70, you can pick it up from Amazon for $40, but the deal runs out tonight.
Get yourself some extra power for your mobile devices, by acquiring the Aukey 20,000mAh Portable Charger Power Bank
. Newegg has reduced it down from $70 to $25, saving you $45, until August 8.
If you want to add smart TV functionality to your non-smart HDTV, Best Buy is offering the Amazon Fire TV Stick
quite cheaply. Normally $40, the retailer has it for $25, or if you are OK with the open-box version, $21.
Spare Lightning to USB cables are hard to come by cheaply, so if you need some, have a look at this. Tanga is offering a Three-Pack of 10ft Lightning to USB Cables
for $8 with free shipping. This is down from the normal price of $30 for the three.
Treat yourself to a thumb drive with as much storage as some external drives. The PNY Turbo 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive
on Amazon is down from $70 to $30, that's less than half price.
If you are someone keen to show off your sporting prowess, GoPro's eBay store has a great deal. The Manufacturer Refurbished GoPro Hero3+ Silver Edition
sports camera, complete with mounts and other accessories, is on sale for $180 instead of $240.