Daily Deals: 27″ i7 iMac, 32GB iPhone 3GS, App Store Medical Freebies



We start the day with a mix of Mac deals, including a loaded 27-inch iMac with Intel’s i7 processor cranking out 2.8GHz. ExperCom has added 8GB of RAM and three years of AppleCare – all for $2,379. Also on tap is a 32GB iPhone 3GS from AT&T. (If you’re interested, you might want to snap this bargain up soon, since they seem to be going quickly.) Finally, we wrap up out top trio with Medical freebies from the App Store, including a medical encyclopedia.

Along the way, we check out other gadgets and software, including a new round of price drops from the App Store on applications for the iPhone or iPod touch.

As always, details on these items and many more are available from CoM’s “Daily Deals” page which starts right after the following jump.

754766-largeExperCom offers the Apple iMac Intel Core i7 2.8GHz 27″ Desktop, model no. MB953LL/A, upgraded with 8GB RAM and three years of AppleCare for $2,393. (With shipping around $17, it’s $167 less than what Apple charges for the same configuration.) The iMac features an Intel Core i7 2.8GHz quad-core processor, 27″ 2560×1440 widescreen LCD, 8GB RAM, 1TB Serial ATA hard drive, ATI Radeon HD 4850 512MB graphics, SuperDrive, Bluetooth 2.0+EDR, AirPort Extreme, iSight, and more. Deal ends March 30.

772960-largeJR.com offers the Klipsch S4 In-Ear Headphones Black, model no. 1010471, for $79. (With free shipping, it’s the lowest total price we could find by $10.) These earphones feature oval ear tips, dual magnet microspeakers, stainless steel carrying case, and more.

Update: Get them in White for the same price at Vann’s.

761246-largeSuperBiiz.com offers the Samsung DualView TL210 12.2-Megapixel Digital Camera in Red, model no. EC-TL210ZBPRUS, for $199.99. Coupon code “MADNESS15” cuts it to $184.99. (With free shipping, that’s $15 under our mention from last week and the lowest total price we’ve seen for this camera.) Features include a 5x optical zoom lens, dual image stabilization, 3″ back LCD and 1.5″ front LCD, face detection, movie capture, 55MB internal memory, microSDHC card slot, USB connectivity, and more.

770202-largeWith activation of a new account and a 2-year data plan, AT&T Wireless offers deals on refurbished Apple iPhones, as listed below. (To find them, enter your zip code under “Shop All Cell Phones” on the middle left of the screen.) [With free shipping via 2-day delivery, each is $50 under the cost of a similar package with a new, factory-sealed model.] Sales tax is added where applicable. Each iPhone features compatibility with AT&T’s 3G network, built-in GPS navigation with Google Maps, enhanced enterprise support, a 3.5″ touch screen, at least 5 hours of talk time, and more. The deals:

refurbished Apple iPhone 3GS 32GB for $249

772968-largeBelow are downloads of several freemedical applications available for a limited time from Apple’s App Store, with price drops from $1 to $8. The apps:

MedSpeak: Mandarin Translator: English-Mandarin translations with audio
MedSpeak: Cantonese Translator: English-Cantonese translations with audio
Medical Encyclopedia: Medical reference
Primal Anatomy Quiz (pictured): Human anatomy learning assistant
General Medical History: USMLE Step 2 Clinical Skills Exam preparation

772975-largeSeveral iPhone and iPod touch applications available from the iTunes App Store have recently dropped in price. (Each is the best deal we’ve seen on that title.) The deals:
Osfoora for Twitter for 99 cents ($2 off): Twitter client
Time Manager for 99 cents ($1 off): Time management assistant
Palm Heroes for 99 cents ($9 off): Role-playing game
Tilt to Live for 99 cents (pictured, $2 off): Accelerometer-based game
Space Station: Frontier for 99 cents ($2 off): Real-time strategy game

773021-largeBuy.com offers the Neil Poulton-designed LaCie Quadra 1TB FireWire / USB 2.0 / eSATA External Hard Drive, model no. 301881U, for $119.99 with free shipping ($0.12/GB). [That’s the lowest total price we could find by $16.] This quad-interface (eSATA, FireWire 800, FireWire 400, and USB 2.0) drive features a blue LED strip on its underside that creates an ambient glow.

772996-largeToday only, Dell Home offers the Buffalo MiniStation Metro 500GB USB 2.0 Portable External Hard Drive in Black model no. HD-PX500U2/BK, for $64 with free shipping ($0.13/GB). That’s the lowest total price we could find for this drive by $33. (It’s also $11 less than our Saturday mention of this hard drive with a 320GB capacity.) Sales tax is added where applicable. This 8.5-oz. hard drive features a built-in USB cable, backup software for Mac and Windows, and optional full-disk encryption for Windows only.

750344-largeElectronics Expo offers the Numark LP-to-Digital Record Player, model no. TTUSB, for $81.08. (Add it to your cart to see this price.) Coupon code “LSDA0322E” cuts it to $66.56. (With $9.99 for shipping, that’s the lowest total price we could find by $2 and the best total price we’ve seen without rebate hassles.) This vinyl record player features a built-in phono preamp that allows direct connection to your computer via USB, Audacity software, and more. Deal ends March 24.

755866-largeSony Style offers the factory-refurbished Sony BRAVIA 55″ 120Hz 1080p Widescreen LCD HD Television, model no. KDL-55V5100, for $1,449.99. (With free shipping, that’s $49 under the lowest total price we could find for a new, factory-sealed unit.) It features a native resolution of 1920×1080 (1080p), 50,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, USB port, four HDMI inputs, and VGA, component, and other video inputs. A 90-day Sony warranty applies.