There's a lot of stuff that looks like a Black Friday deal but isn't. Here are the bargains really worth checking out.
A Happy Deal via eBay offers the Ausdom M05 Bluetooth 4.0 Headphones in Black for $42.99 with free shipping. That's $26 under our March mention and the lowest total price we could find by $12. They feature 40mm speaker drivers, rechargeable battery, 3.5mm audio jack, and Bluetooth 4.0.
Today only, TigerDirect takes $20 off orders of $200 or more when you checkout using PayPal. (Discount will be automatically applied at checkout.) That's only the third sitewide discount we've seen so far this year, bagging a higher dollar-off discount than both of our previous mentions of $10 off with $100 or more. Some exclusions may apply.
Best Buy offers Scribblenauts Unlimited for Nintendo 3DS for $7.99. Opt for in-store pickup to avoid the $2.99 shipping charge. That's $2 under our December mention and tied as the lowest total price we've seen. (It's a current low of $2.)
Best Buy offers the Bradygames Skylanders Trap Team Signature Strategy Guide bundled with the Skylanders: SWAP Force Volcanic Erupter Character Pack for $5. (The figure will appear automatically in-cart.) Choose in-store pickup to dodge the $2.98 shipping fee. That's $21 under the lowest price we could find for these items purchased separately elsewhere.
Best Buy offers Tales of Xillia 2 for PlayStation 3 for $17.99. Opt for in-store pickup to dodge the $2.99 shipping fee. That's $2 under our December mention and the lowest price we've seen for this game. (It's also $12 under the best price we could find via pickup elsewhere.)
MegaMacs offers the refurbished 4.5-lb. Apple MacBook Pro Intel Core i7 2.4GHz 15.4" Laptop with Retina Display, model no. ME664LL/A, for $1,599.99 plus $2 for shipping. That's the best price we've seen for this model and a current price low for a refurb by $100. It features an Intel Core i7 2.4GHz quad-core processor, 15.4" 2880x1800 LED-backlit Retina display, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M 1GB graphics card, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, two Thunderbolt ports, USB 3.0, HDMI, FaceTime 720p webcam, media card reader, and Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion. (No optical drive is included.) Deal ends May 27.
A 90-day MegaMacs warranty applies.
HP offers its 5.2-lb. HP Envy 15t Intel Broadwell Core i7 2.4GHz 15.6" 1080p Laptop, model no. L8C64AV_1, for $1,099.99. Coupon code "15HPDEALNEWS" cuts it to $1,084.99. With free shipping, that's $565 off and tied with our mention from three days ago as the lowest total price we've seen. It features an Intel Core i7-5500U 2.4GHz Broadwell dual-core processor, 15.6" 1920x1080 (1080p) LED-backlit display, 16GB RAM, 2TB hard drive, Nvidia GeForce GTX 850M 4GB graphics, Blu-ray/DVD burner, 802.11ac wireless, Bluetooth, webcam, backlit keyboard, 4-cell battery, and Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit. Deal ends May 26.
Ending today, Disney Store cuts up to 66% off select toys, kids' apparel, baby items, and more, with prices starting from $5, during its Summer Kickoff Savings Sale. (The banner says 40% off, but we've found stronger discounts within.) Plus, take an extra $15 off orders of $100 or more via coupon code "DMR15". Shipping starts at $4.95 or bag free shipping on orders of $75 or more via coupon code "SHIPMAGIC". (The coupon codes will stack.)
MegaMacs offers the refurbished Apple iMac Intel Core i7 2.6GHz 27" Desktop, model no. MB953LL/A, for $979.99 plus around $35 for shipping. That's $70 under our mention of a similar iMac (with an i5 processor) from last month and the best price we could find for this configuration in used condition elsewhere by $30. Features include an Intel Core i7 2.66GHz processor, 27" LED-backlit glass display, 4GB RAM, 1TB hard drive, AirPort Extreme (802.11n), iSight camera, Bluetooth, Magic Mouse, wireless keyboard, and OS X 10.1 Yosemite. Deal ends May 27.
A 30-day MegaMacs warranty applies.
Acer via eBay offers the factory-refurbished 2.6-lb. Acer Aspire Switch 10 Intel Atom 1.33GHz 10.1" Convertible Touchscreen Laptop in White, model no. SW5-011-18R3, for $179.99 with free shipping. That's tied with last week's refurb mention as the lowest total price we've seen for this model. (It's also the best price we could find for a refurbished unit by $7.) Usable as a notebook or tablet, it features an Intel Atom Z3745 1.33GHz quad-core processor, 10.1" 1366x768 touchscreen IPS LCD, 2GB RAM, 32GB SSD, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro HDMI and Micro USB (located on the tablet), USB (on the keyboard), 2-cell battery, and Windows 8.1. A 90-day Acer warranty applies.