CRT monitors should have died out with the dinosaurs, but believe it or not, they still exist. Heck, you might be using one yourself. If so, it's time to retire that relic from and earlier age and step up to a thin and sexy LED panel. Let us help with today's top deal for an Asus VN248H Super Narrow Bezel 23.8-inch LED panel for $170 with free shipping (normally $200, use coupon code: BTSMNR12). It has a rated 5ms response time (GTG), 80,000,000:1 constrast ratio, and great viewing angles courtesy of its IPS panel.
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Second generation Nexus 7 shipments may be lower than expected
Google recently launched its second generation Nexus 7 tablet, once again tapping Asus to manufacturer the popular slate. This time around, the new model Nexus 7 comes with an upgraded 1920x1200 display, a faster SoC (1.5GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor), twice as much RAM (2GB), the addition of a rear-facing 5-megapixel camera, and a few other praise-worthy enhancements, but even so, shipments may not be as high as Google hoped.
There's no shame in using your motherboard's onboard audio these days, but there's no glory, either. If you already splurged on a high-end speaker set or pair of headphones, why not go the distance with a discrete audio solution? If that's the path you're headed, check out today's top deal for a Creative Sound Blaster Z 5.1 Channel 24-bit PCI Express Sound Card for $90 with free shipping (normally $120). It offers 116dB SNR, a Beamforming microphone, quad-core Sound Core3D audio processor, and other audio goodies.
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Fancy yourself a new Haswell system? You'll need a motherboard to go along with whichever processor you choose, and we just happen to have a Haswell friendly board for today's top deal. It's an Asus Z87-A LGA 1150 motherboard for $135 with free shipping (normally $145 - use coupon code EMCXMXV48). Loaded with bells and whistles, it has a digital power design to help with stabiility and overclocking, USB 3.0 Boost technology, and support for up to 32GB of RAM, to name just a few of the features.
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Asus has announced a new Intel-powered 10-inch Android tablet with itsMeMo Pad FHD 10 slate. The new tab features a hyper-threaded 1.6GHz dual-core Intel Atom Z2560 SoC, which according to Intel is specifically optimized for Google’s Android OS.
It doesn't matter if you own a motherboard with a legacy BIOS or one sporting a newfangled UEFI BIOS, the RAIDR Express from Asus ROG will play nice either way. It's a PCI-E based solid state drive (SSD), and supposedly the first of its kind with a DuoMode feature that allows it to work with either type of BIOS. Just flip the hardware switch to the appropriate setting and you'll be off an running with a spectacularly fast SSD.
Just as your clothes are an extension of you, your choice of computer case is an extension of your system's components. The problem arises when you begin shopping higher end cases, the cost suddenly rises, perhaps making you choose between a fancy chassis or, say, a higher end graphics card. What if you could have both? To help get you to the next tier of enclosures without obliterating your budget, today's top deal is for a Cooler Master HAF 932 Advanced Black Steel Full Tower case for $130 with free shipping (normally $155 - use coupon code EMCXNVT35; additional $10 mail-in-rebate). It has a distinct profile, is ready for liquid cooling (supports up to three 120mm radiators), and can house a 3-way SLI or Crossfire configuration.
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You're not still clicking away on a crummy membrane-based keyboard, are you? Oh, the horror! Treat your fingers to the kind of bliss that only mechanical key switches deliver. We'll ever help you out by making today's top deal a Razer Blackwideo Ultimate 2013 Black Wired Elite Mechanical Gaming Keyboard for $115 with free shippping (normally $130 - use coupon code EMCXNVT82). In addition to mechanical key switches, it offers on-the-fly macro recording, profiles, and individually backlit keys!
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All those new computer parts you picked up this summer won't do you a lick of good if you don't have a place to put them. Because we hate to see hardware end up homeless, today's top deal is for a Corsair Carbide Series 500R Black Steel Tower Chassis for $90 with free shipping (normally $140 - use coupon code COMPNTSAL13). This mighty mid-tower has plenty of cooling prowess and is built for builders, even those who want to run with a triple-GPU installation.
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The unsung hero of the PC is the power supply, a lonely component that gets tucked away and never noticed until something goes wrong. And if you're sitting pretty on a no-name PSU, it's only a matter of time before things get ugly. Why wait? Today's top deal is for an OCZ Z Series 1000W Modular 80 Plus Gold Power Supply for $140 with free shipping (normally $210 - use coupon code EMCXNWP34; additional $30 mail-in-rebate). It's 80 Plus Gold certified, has plenty of headroom, and is compatible with Haswell.
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