Nexus 5X, iPad Air 2, Intel Compute Stick, TVs
This week’s best deals feature a smartphone, tablets, and a PC, apart from other gadgets.
1. Apple iPad Air 2 128GB Wi-Fi and Cellular
If you are in the market for the high-end variant of the iPad Air 2, Paytm is offering a cashback of 8% on the 128GB Wi-Fi and Cellular variant. You can grab the tablet for as low as Rs. 53,217 (effective). The same variant of the iPad Air 2 normally sells at the Rs. 57,500-57,800 price point. The iPad Air 2 is powered by Apple’s A8X chip along with the M8 motion co-processor. It features a 9.7-inch Retina Display. There’s an 8MP primary camera at the back and a 1.2MP front-facing camera for video calls. This variant allows you to use a cellular connection so you can get internet access while you’re on the move.
Price: Rs. 53,217 (MRP Rs. 59,900)
2. Intel Compute Stick
If you’re looking to setup a barebones computing environment, the Intel Compute Stick is one pretty decent option. You can simply hook it up to any monitor, attach a keyboard and mouse, and you have a working computer. Initially sold at the Rs. 8,000 price point, you can now grab the Intel Compute Stick for as low as Rs. 6,969 (effective) at Paytm using code ACC15. The Intel Compute Stick is powered by the Intel Atom quad-core processor, supported by 2GB of RAM. It comes with 32GB of on-board storage and runs Windows 8.1 out of the box. It includes a micro SD memory card slot for adding additional memory, and Bluetooth and Wi-Fi for wireless connectivity.
Price: Rs. 6,969 (MRP Rs. 12,990)
3. LG Nexus 5X 16GB
The latest Nexus device from Google and LG, Nexus 5X (Review | Pictures), is down to Rs. 26,148 (MRP Rs. 31,990) for the 16GB variant. That’s a pretty decent deal if you are looking to upgrade or switch to an Android device. Nexus 5X comes with a 5.2-inch full HD display and runs Android 6.0 out of the box. The smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 SoC which includes a hexa-core processor supported by 2GB of RAM. The Nexus 5X includes a 2700 mAh battery which is decent enough to last an entire day, depending on your usage.
Price: Rs. 26,148 (MRP Rs. 31,990)
4. Samsung SCX-4021S monochrome laser printer
The Samsung SCX-4021S laser printer is down to Rs. 7,689 (MRP Rs. 13,000) this week. The monochrome multifunction printer can be a great addition to your workstation at home or office if you don’t care much about colored prints. The printer offers printing, scanning and copying functionalities using the in-built scanner. It can also directly scan and e-mail, eliminating the need to manually go through the entire process. The printer comes with an Eco button which promises to save toner, paper and power.
Price: Rs. 7,689 (MRP Rs. 13,000)
5. Lenovo wireless headphone
In the market for a wireless headphone in the Rs. 1500 price point? Snapdeal has dropped the price on the Lenovo wireless headphones to Rs. 1,559 (MRP Rs. 4,999). The Lenovo wireless headphones come with a mic and connect to your mobile device or computer using a Bluetooth connection. There’s an in-built rechargeable battery that powers the headphones and you can easily fold them and carry while you’re travelling. If you pay using HDFC Bank debit card, you can get an additional 5% cashback on Snapdeal.
Price: Rs. 1,559 (MRP Rs. 4,999)
6. Vu 32-inch Full HD LED TV
Bought a new gaming console this Diwali? You might be interested in a basic 32-inch LED TV that doesn’t break your bank account. The VU 32-inch full HD LED TV is now available for Rs. 17,990 (MRP Rs. 20,000) and if you’ve got an old TV you can even use the exchange offers (visible only on the app) to get even more discounts. VU’s 32-inch LED TV comes with two HDMI ports and two USB ports. The TV can easily be used as an additional monitor for your workstation as well. At this price, it’s a no-brainer that the Vu 32-inch LED TV offers value for money.
Price: Rs. 17,990 (MRP Rs. 20,000)
7. Lenovo Lynx
The Lenovo Lynx hybrid is now down to Rs. 22,899 (MRP Rs. 53,000) on Snapdeal. The 11.6-inch laptop runs Windows 8 and is powered by the Intel Atom dual-core processor, supported by 2GB of RAM. It comes with a 64GB SSD and a keyboard docking station. The 11.6-inch IPS display runs at a resolution of 1366×768 pixels. Lenovo promises a battery backup of around 8 hours, depending on your usage. The hybrid also includes 2 USB 2.0 ports and an HDMI port. The keyboard dock itself has in-built battery so it doesn’t drain the tablet’s battery. You can also upgrade the Lenovo Lynx to Windows 8.1.
Price: Rs. 22,899 (MRP Rs. 53,000)