Thursday tech deals: Black Friday bonanza

By on November 25, 2010, 11:30 AM
Sharp AQUOS 55" 120Hz 1080p LED LCD HDTV for $1,200 + free shipping

Dell Home offers the Sharp AQUOS 55" 120Hz 1080p LED LCD HD Television, model no. LC-55LE620UT, for $1,199.99 with free shipping. That's $100 under a deal from five days ago and the lowest total price we could find by $396. (It's also the best price we've ever seen for a 55" AQUOS HDTV.) Sales tax is added where applicable. This edge-lit LED LCD features a 1920x1080 (1080p) native resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, 6.5ms response time, four HDMI inputs, and VGA, component, and other video inputs.

TigerDirect 24-Hour Thanksgiving Sale: Up to 50% off HDTVs, laptops, more

Today only, TigerDirect.com takes up to 50% off select items during its 24-Hour Thanksgiving Sale. Plus, order via Google Checkout and get an extra $5 off orders of $30 or more. Combined, that's the best sale we've seen from TigerDirect.com in recent months. Shipping starts around $4, although many items qualify for free shipping. Shop for notebooks, HD televisions, digital cameras, and more. Note that some deals require the use of a coupon code, found under the item on the sale banner.

Staples Turkey Day Savings: Samsung 22" LCD for $140 + free shipping, more

Today only, Staples discounts a selection of items during its Turkey Day Savings Event (discounts apply at final checkout). That puts many items at the lowest total price we could find. Shipping starts at $9.95, but orders of $50 or more qualify for free shipping. Sales tax is added where applicable.

A best bet is the Samsung 21.5" 1080p LCD Monitor (pictured), model no. EX2220X, for $139.99 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find for a new unit by $31. Features include a 1920x1080 (1080p) native resolution, 5ms response time, 250 cd/m² brightness, plus DVI and VGA video inputs.

It's worth noting that Newegg has also drastically discounted a few displays, offering 23.6" and 25" HannsG monitors for only $139.99 and $169.99. Both have free shipping and expire on Sunday, November 28.

14" Dell Vostro 1014 Core 2 Duo 2.1GHz Laptop for $379 + $8 s&h

Dell Small Business offers the Dell Vostro 1014 for $379 plus $8 for shipping. That's $90 under our June mention (which featured more RAM) and the lowest total price we've seen for a Vostro 1014 laptop. Sales tax is added where applicable. It features an Intel Core 2 Duo T6570 2.1GHz dual-core processor, a 14" 1366x768 LED-backlit LCD, 2GB of RAM, a 250GB 5400RPM hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, 6-cell battery, webcam, and Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit.

Garmin nuvi 1450LMT 5" GPS w/ lifetime traffic, maps for $143 + $6 s&h

Target offers the Garmin nüvi 1450LMT 5" Widescreen Portable GPS Navigation System, model no. 010-00810-25, for $159. Coupon code "UZXPI33P" cuts it to $143.10. With $6.13 for shipping, that's $41 under our mention from six days ago and the lowest total price we could find by $51. Sales tax is added where applicable. Features include a 5" 480x272 touchscreen LCD, free lifetime traffic and map updates, 6 million points of interests, preloaded maps of the U.S., Canada, and Mexico, microSD card slot, USB interface, and more.

Seagate FreeAgent 2TB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive for $90 + free shipping

Best Buy offers the Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex 2TB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive, model no. STAC2000103, for $89.99 with free shipping. That's $0.04/GB and the lowest total price we could find by $60. Sales tax is added where applicable. This drive features a GoFlex Desk USB 3.0 adapter base, 5900 rpm spindle speed, 32MB cache, and more. It's also compatible with USB 2.0 ports.

Also of note is the Western Digital My Passport Essential SE 1TB Portable USB 2.0 External Hard Drive, model no. WDBABM0010BBK-NESN, for $89.99 with free shipping ($0.09/GB). That's the lowest total price we could find by $28. Sales tax is added where applicable.

Logitech Harmony 650 Universal Remote Control for $50 + free shipping

Best Buy offers the Logitech Harmony 650 Universal Remote, model no. 915-000114, for $49.99 with free shipping. That's $19 under last week's mention and the lowest total price we could find by $28. Sales tax is added where applicable. Features include a color screen, control of up to five devices, compatibility with over 5,000 brands and over 225,000 devices, PC and Mac compatibility, 1-click activity buttons and more. Two AA batteries are included.


We know this is just scratching the surface. It barely does justice to the offers in our deals section and doesn't even begin to dent the sales going on via Newegg and abroad. For a more comprehensive compilation, do yourself a favor and check out DealVista's Black Friday Excel spreadsheet, and as always, be sure to share any irresistible bargains you find.





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