Roku HD (2012)
With its capability to stream hundreds of audio and video channels (including Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu Plus), the $60 Roku HD (2012) would be our top pick for those seeking an ultra-affordable Internet media box -- if not for the fact that it's nearly identical to the slightly cheaper Roku LT. Read the review.
Samsung Series 5 Ultra NP530U3B (13-inch, 128GB SSD)
Samsung's finally made an affordable ultrabook, and the Samsung Series 5 Ultra NP530U3B (13-inch, 128GB SSD) is a well-priced and far slimmer product than its 14-inch cousin. Still, it's not a runaway bargain, and it feels like corners have been cut in adapting it from the stellar Series 9's design. You also might want to wait a few weeks for Intel's latest processors to arrive. Read the review.