The dog days of summer means it’s go-time to buy discounted gadgets. Here we collected some of the back-to-school deals from Apple, Microsoft, Sony and Dell that might be money-saving for you!
Apple Back-to-school Deals 2012
$100 gift card with the purchase of a Mac or a $50 card with the purchase of an iPad
Buy a Mac for college between June 11 and September 21 and receive a $100 Back to School Gift Card to use on apps, books, music, and movies. Or buy the new iPad and get a $50 Back to School Gift Card. And if you choose a Mac, save even more with Apple Education Pricing.
As with previous years, the cards should be valid across Apple’s digital stores, including the iTunes Store, iOS App Store, Mac App Store, and iBookstore. See website for details
Microsoft Back-to-school Deals 2012
Buy a PC, Get an Xbox 360
Limited time offer valid on eligible PCs ($699 or more before applicable taxes) and Xbox 360 4GB consoles only thru 9/8/2012 or while supplies last. Only available for students with a valid and verifiable .edu email address. Customer will be sent a promo code to the .edu address provided, which may then be used to redeem offer. Not valid on previous orders. Offer cannot be transferred, redeemed for cash or combined with any other offer or promotion except applicable upgrade offers. In-store and online offer terms may vary. See website for details
Sony Back-to-school Deals 2012
Buy a VAIO, save up to $250 on PlayStation
Sony come out with a back to school promotion of Buy a VAIO, save up to $250 on PlayStation. You may save up to $250 on a PlayStation® system with your purchase of select VAIO® computers. The special Offer ends July 14, 2012. See website for details
Dell Back-to-school Deals 2012
Buy a PC, Get an Xbox
Dell kicks off back to school promotion with a free 4GB Xbox 360 or $200 Dell promo eGift card to use on Dell.com for those who buy selected PCs.
XBOX & $699 system bundle offer only valid for students and parents purchasing on behalf of students. You may be required to demonstrate student status prior to order fulfillment. No more than two bundles per household. Dell will only accept returns of the entire bundle. See website for details
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- DVD Ripper – Rip/convert DVDs for playback on computer or portable devices.
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- YouTube Converter HD – Download and convert YouTube HD video to other common video formats.