One of the worst sounds in the world is that of a grinding hard drive. Once you hear that noise, failure is imminent, it's just a matter of time. Of course, you can turn lemons into lemonade by using a dying hard drive as a valid excuse to upgrade to a speedy solid state drive. If that's your plan, check out today's top deal for a Crucial M550 2.5-inch 512GB SSD for $240 with free shipping.
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Cameron Diaz and Jason Segel learned the hard way that there are certain things you shouldn't upload to the cloud. And then there's Uncle Sam to worry about, not to mention hackers and data center disasters. What's a user to do? If it's a backup for your backups you're after, a portable storage device can do the trick. Looking for options? Check out today's top deal for a WD Elements 2TB Portable USB 3.0 HDD for $90 with free shipping (normally $100 - use coupon code: [EMCPBWA225]). That's a decent amount of capacity in a relatively small device.
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It's said the eyes are the windows to your soul. Computers don't have eyes, but they do have monitors, which are the eyes to their souls, or at least to what you're trying to manipulate them to do. Since you'll be gazing into your PC's monitor every time you use it, why short change yourself on a crappy panel? There are better options, including today's top deal for a Dell S2340M 23-inch LCD Monitor for $120 with free shipping (normally $160 - use coupon code: [EMCPBWH22]). It has an In-Plane Switching (IPS) panel, Full HD 1080p resolution, and is virtually borderless.
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How much would you pay for a quality power supply? A million dollars? Ten million dollars? One hundred million dollars? As if! Sure, we're exaggerating on the cost of a reliable PSU, but wait until you see today's top deal -- it's for a Corsair CX Series CX600 600W Power Supply for $35 with free shipping (normally $65 - use coupon code: [EMCPBPC24]; additional $20 mail-in-rebate). In additon to a low price tag, this PSU sports 80 Plus Bronze certification, long cables, and low noise operation.
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You want to build a new system, but school is about to start, and books aren't cheap. Neither is tuition, and let's not forget about a little fund for beer money. What's a budding PC builder to do? Build a bang-for-buck machine, of course! One possible route starts with today's top deal for an AMD A8-5600K Quad-Core Desktop APU for $90 with free shipping (normally $100 - use coupon code: [EMCPBPE24]). This 32nm Trinity chip sports an integrated Radeon HD 7560D GPU, so you can put off a dedicated graphics card purchase until next semester.
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Have you ever seen Photoshop take its sweet little time loading a picture? The progress bar casually heads towards its destination with all the all urgency of an inmate making that final walk down Death Row. Want to put a pep in its step? One way to do that is by adding more RAM. Don't short yourself, especially at today's prices. Even better is today's top deal for an 8GB kit (2x4GB) of G.Skill Sniper DDR3-1600 Desktop Memory for $77 with free shipping (normally $85 - use coupon code: [EMCPCGW32]).
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We've seen some low priced SSDs ever since the cost of NAND flash memory chips took a nose dive, but today's top deal might just take the cake. It's for a PNY Optima 2.5-inch 240GB SATA III Internal Solid State Drive for $85 with free shipping (normally $110 - use coupon code: [EMCPCHA222]; additional $20 mail-in-rebate). If you've been holding off from swapping that aging HDD for a speedy SSD, this might be the deal you've been waiting for. It sports sequential read and write speeds of up of up 510MB/s and 320MB/s, respectively, along with up to 60,000 IOPS of 4k random read and 45,000 IOPS of 4k random write performance.
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We're approaching the home stretch of summer and nearing the beginning of the back-to-school shopping season. If one of your goals was to build a new PC this summer, it's time to get hopping! It starts with a solid foundation, and if you need ideas, check out today's top deal for an Intel Core i5 4670K Haswell CPU for $220 with free shippiong (normally $235 - use coupon code: [EMCPCHE23]). This quad-core chip runs at 3.4GHz to 3.8GHz, has 6MB of L3 cache, and sports an unlocked multiplier.
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An external RAID storage solution with two WD Red 6TB NAS drives
A few days back, Western Digital quietly began offering a 12TB variant of the My Book Duo two-drive RAID external storage solution it launched back in June. In terms of capacity, this latest SKU is fifty percent bigger than the previous highest-capacity My Book Duo configuration.
It's no surprise that the sales person at your local electronics store is aggressively trying to sell you on the merits of a 4K monitor, and there are certainly some good points to be made. However, it's still early, the technology isn't fully baked, and the return for your investment isn't the same as with a quality 1080p panel. Take, for example, today's top deal for an Asus VN248H-P Super Narrow Bezel 23.8-inch Widescreen LED Monitor for $135 with free shipping (normally $170 - use coupon code: [EMCPCHF22]; additional $20 mail-in-rebate). In addition to a narrow bezel, this monitor sports an IPS panel with a 5ms (GTG) response time, 80,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, built-in speakers, a D-Sub port, and two HDMI ports with MHL support.
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