Need a phone at the moment, maybe one that is a temporary placeholder as we wait for phones like the LG G5 and Samsung Galaxy S7 to arrive? Today, there are two phone deals worth looking at.
The first is for the Nexus 5 with 32GB storage that can be had for just $140 over at eBay. The second is for Verizon’s DROID Turbo that can be had for as little as $170 over at Groupon. Each phone is refurbished, so they aren’t new. But again, they could be great placeholders for someone in-between phones or who may have broken their current phone and can’t fork out another $500-$600 at the moment for a new one.
The Nexus 5 is the original and will work on T-Mobile and AT&T here in the US. The DROID Turbo will work on Verizon (of course), but should also see GSM HSPA+ support on AT&T. If you want the full LTE experience, though, you really will want to stick to Verizon. (more…)
Today, HTC is back with another Hot Deal, this time focusing on the Nexus 9 tablet, as well as a whole range of accessories for nearly any device they currently sell. With this deal, you can snag 40% off a couple models of the Nexus 9, as well as save 40% off select accessories. (more…)
There are new deals available on Amazon from Choetech and Tronsmart, with the added help of coupon codes directly from the manufacturers. For a limited time, you can pick up a Choetech wireless charging pad for only $18, perfect for use on any supported smartphone or tablet, such as the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy Note 5. (more…)
To celebrate Safer Internet Day 2016, Google is once again giving away 2GB in Google Drive storage if you run through their short Google Security Checkup. They did this security checkup last year and you all seemed to take advantage of it. After all, why wouldn’t you? It only takes a couple of minutes to complete and gets you free goodies. (more…)
The price slashing in recent weeks of the Nexus 5X has become a bit comical at this point. The phone, which was released in October of last year, started out at $379 for 16GB of storage. After a temporary Black Friday discount, we have since seen a permanent discount by Google to $349, followed by another potentially temporary discount for Valentine’s Day to $299. So within a matter of months, Google and its retail partners have decided that you should be able to join the Nexus family for under $300.
Actually, if you act fast, you can buy it for even cheaper through a daily deal over at eBay. If you are cool with 16GB of storage, you can grab the Nexus 5X for just $279.99. That price also includes the free expedited shipping.
If you need to any last minute details confirmed about this phone before pulling the trigger, be sure to read our Nexus 5X review.
For a limited time, when you purchase a Chromecast or Chromecast Audio through Best Buy’s website, Best Buy will throw in a free $10 gift card for use however you see fit. Right now, the Chromecast and Chromecast Audio is priced at $35 on Best Buy’s website. (more…)
This morning, OpenSignal released a new report that T-Mobile is quite excited about, because it mentions their network as “closing the gap with Verizon.” That’s a big deal because Verizon’s network is almost always at the top of the charts when we think of the best network in the wireless business. To celebrate this gap closing news, T-Mobile is kicking off a new family promo that gets a family of four onto unlimited LTE data lines for $150 per month. (more…)
Best Buy is hosting three solid deals today on three products I seem to use almost every day. I’m referring to the Nexus 6P, Nexus Player, and the TP-Link Google OnHub router.
Last week, Best Buy slashed the gold model of the Nexus 6P by $50, but they are now including a free $25 Best Buy gift card with purchase. So not only are you seeing the discount, you then have another $25 to turn around and spend on something else from BBY. Not bad, not bad. (more…)