Daily Deals: 2.8GHz MacBook Pro, $70 4GB iPod nano, iPad Freebies

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We start off the day with another deal on MacBook Pros. ExperCom is offering a 2.8GHz Core 2 Duo with 17-inch screen for $2,147. Next is a number of iPods, including a 4GB iPod nano for $69.99. Our last top deal is the latest batch of freebies from the iPad App Store, including “Air Guitar HD,” which simulates an actual instrument.

Along the way, we check out some new case for the iPhone 4, iPhone 3 and iPhone 3GS. Also up is the latest App Store price reductions for iPhone and iPod touch users. As always, details on these and many more items are available on CoM’s “Daily Deals” page right after the jump.


741281-largeExperCom offers the Apple MacBook Pro Intel Core 2 Duo 2.8GHz 17″ Notebook, model no. MC227LL/A, upgraded with 8GB RAM and a 17″ matte display for $2,147. (With around $13 for shipping,we couldn’t find a lower total price for this particular configuration elsewhere.) It features an Intel Core 2 Duo 2.8GHz dual-core processor, 17″ 1920×1200 LED-backlit matte display, 8GB PC3-8500 DDR3-1066 RAM, 500GB 5400 rpm Serial ATA hard drive, 8x SuperDrive, NVIDIA GeForce 9600M on-board video and 9600M GT 512MB graphics card, built-in iSight camera, 802.11n wireless, ExpressCard slot, Bluetooth, up to 8 hours of battery life, and more. Deal ends June 17.

781628-largeWith the purchase of any refurbished Apple iPod, UncleVic.com offers dealnews readers the Dolica Noise-Isolation Stereo Headphones, model no. HP-100BP, for free via coupon code “secretstash”. (Add the headphones to your cart with any iPod then apply the coupon.) [With around $9 for shipping, each bundle is at the lowest total price we could find, most by significant margins.] Deal ends June 30. The iPods, each with a 90-day UncleVic warranty:

Refurbished Apple iPod nano 4GB MP3 Player (3rd-generation) in Silver for $69.99
refurbished Apple iPod nano 8GB MP3 Player (3rd-generation) in Pink or Silver for $79.99
refurbished Apple iPod nano 8GB MP3 Player (4th-generation) in eight colors for $87.99
refurbished Apple iPod classic 80GB MP3 Player (6th-generation) in Black or Silver for $139.99
refurbished Apple iPod touch 8GB MP3 Player (2nd-generation, pictured) for $139.99
browse for more discounted Apple iPods at UncleVic.com

781588-largeBelow are downloads of several free iPad applications available for a limited time from Apple’s App Store, with price drops from $1 to $6. These apps are targeted to work with the iPad, and may support the iPhone and iPod touch. (Check the individual apps for further information.) The apps:

Air Guitar HD Premium (pictured): Guitar simulation
Afro drum: Drumming simulator
Yo Mama HD: Insulting joke collection
burnit HD: Firewriting app

781587-largeBelow are downloads of several applications which have dropped in price and are available for a limited time from Apple’s App Store. These apps are created for the iPhone and iPod touch, and are compatible with the iPad but will run at a significantly lower resolution. (Check the individual apps for further information.) Each is the best deal we’ve seen on that title. The deals:
Go Karting for 99 cents ($1 off): Go Kart simulation
Hit N’Run for 99 cents ($4 off): Destructive driving game
Family Guy for 99 cents ($2 off): TV show reference
Distress Box – Emergency Pack 6 in 1 for $1.99 ($138 off): Emergency preparedness apps
MLB Power Pros Touch 2010 for $3.99 ($4 off): Baseball game
FIFA World Cup 2010 (pictured) for $4.99 ($2 off): “Football” game (let’s go Yanks!)

781586-largeToday only, MacUpdate offers downloads of Yellow Mug Software’s EasyBatchPhoto 3 for Mac for $12.95. (That’s $11 off and the lowest price we’ve seen for this batch photo editor.) Click here for more information.

757905-largeForCity.com discounts items in select categories via the coupon codes listed below. Shipping starts at $3.55. Deals expire June 15 unless otherwise noted. The offers:

$3 off HDMI Cables and Wall Mount purchases of $15 or more via code “HDCable153”
10% off select iPad / laptop / notebook accessories via code “IPAD10FF”
10% off select inks for Canon, Lexmark, and Brother via code “CLB10F” (ends 6/30)
15% off game accessories of $10 or more via code “ALLGAM1510”
15% off select Motorola and Palm accessories via code “MOTOPAL15”
15% off select batteries for cameras and camcorders via code “BATT15FF” (ends 6/30)
15% off select iPhone accessories via code “iPHONE15FF”

781599-largeMeritline.com offers this Silicone Skin for iPhone 4 for $3.99 with free shipping. (That’s $6 off and the lowest total price we could find for such a case.)

Update: As a reader discovered, Meritline.com now offers this case in Smoky (pictured), White, Red, or Blue for $2.99 with free shipping.

747427-largeMeritline.com offers this Clear Acrylic Case for iPhone 3G / 3GS for $1.85. Coupon code “MLCK262416061057AL1” cuts it to 79 cents. [With free shipping, that’s the lowest total price we could find for such a case by $3, although it’s up slightly from our May mention of this case (since expired)]. Coupon ends after 500 redemptions.

781594-largeToday only, the iTunes App Store offers downloads of N.Y.Zombies for iPhone / iPod touch for free. (That’s a $2 drop and the best deal we’ve seen for this zombie shooter game.)

781611-largeToday only, Sobongo.com offers the Toshiba 37″ 1080p Widescreen LCD HD Television, model no. 37E200U, for $479.99. [With free shipping, that’s the lowest total price we could find by $117.] It features a native resolution of 1920×1080 (1080p), 8ms response time, four HDMI inputs, and VGA, component, and other video inputs.

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