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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While you're busy blowing your paycheck beefing up your games catalog courtesy of Steam's summer sale, don't forget to set aside a few funds for a GPU upgrade to play all those gnarly titles. It's not that difficult with today's top deal, which is for an Asus Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition 2GB graphics card for $211 with free shipping (normally $245 - use coupon code EMCXNWW33; additional $20 mail-in-rebate). It'll run anything available on Steam, though if you're truly worried about it, pick up a pair and crank through those games in a Crossfire configuration!
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Notebook vendors seem to be getting skimpy with RAM these days, and worse yet, they sometimes charge outrageous premiums for capacity upgrades. Take matters into your own hands with today's top deal for 16GB G.Skill DDR3-1333 SO-DIMM laptop memory for $92 with free shipping (normally $115 - use coupon code EMCXNL45). This dual-channel kit is rated at 9-9-9-24 @ 1.5V.
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Even now that Haswell has landed, there's no shame in building a system around Ivy Bridge, especially if you can score some component deals along the way. To help get you started, take a gander at today's top deal for an Intel Core i5 3470 Ivy Bridge 3.2GHz (3.6GHz Turbo Boost) quad-core desktop processor for $180 with free shipping (normally $200 - use coupon code EMCXNXR22). This wily chip is fast, has 6MB of L3 cache, and may even satisfy your overclocking jones.
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Does your system lack a spring in its step? A solid state drive (SSD) could help, and it just so happens today's top deal is for a Seagate 600 Series ST240HM000 240GB SATA III MLC Internal SSD for $189 with free shipping (nromally $210 - use coupon code SSDJUNPR). It offers up to 530MB/s sequential read and up to 440MB/s sequential write speeds and features on-the-fly error-correction algorithsm.
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One of the easiest and cost effective upgrades you can make to your system is RAM, especially if you're heavy into content creation chores. Today's top deal just happens to be for Patrot Viper 3 16GB (2x8GB) 240-pin DDR3-1600 (PC3-12800) Desktop Memory for $108 with free shippping (normally $140; additional $20 mail-in-rebate). It's the best of all worlds, offering plenty of capacity, a fast frequency, and tight timings (9-9-9-24).
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Building a new rig for the summer? Not a bad idea with all the new components and platforms that emerged in recent weeks. Just don't forget to set aside some coin for a new power supply. Better yet, take advantage of today's top deal for an OCZ Z Series 1000W Modula 80 Plus Gold High Performance PSU for $140. It ships free (normall $210 - use coupon code EMCXPWM43) and also has an additional $30 mail-in-rebate.
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Most portable hard drives are one-trick ponies that know how to backup data, but little else. Not so with today's top deal for a Hitachi GST Touro Mobile Pro 500GB USB 3.0 Piano Black External Hard Drive for $50 will free shippign (normally $110). This multi-talented Touro drive not only backs up your digital content locally, it also autmatically beams your digital bits to the cloud, up to 3GB for free to get started.
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Barring a full-on battery backup with built-in surge suppression, a surge suppressor is the next best bet for protecting your A/V gear. If you're in the market for one, today's top deal is for a Tripplite 8 Outlet Ultimate Protection Home Theater A/V Surge Suppressor for $35 with free shipping (normally $130 - use coupon code: EMCXPXN25). It has eight AC outlets, Ethernet RJ45 surge protection, and three sets of surge-protected Type F gold HD 2.2GHz coaxial connectors.
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What's 27 inches, has a 2ms response time, 5,000,000:1 contrast ratio, and a Full HD 1080p (1920x1080) resolution? Answer: Today's top deal, which is for an Asus VE278H 27-inch Widescreen Backlight LCD Monitor with Built-in Speakers for $230 with free shipping (normally $310 - use coupon code EMCXPXP54; additional $20 mail-in-rebate. This is a big monitor with HDMI and DVI connectivity, plus a 3-year parts and labor warranty.
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