Deal Alert: The Back to School Edition

By Kelvin Leong - 7 Jan 2021

Deal Alert: The Back to School Edition

The Back to School Edition

It is the start of a new year, school holidays have come to an end and the new school semester begins. As you look forward to meeting new classmates and new experiences in the classrooms, how about checking out some new IT hardware for your schooling needs? This week, as we reset our alarm clocks and get accustomed to new schedules, let us take a look at some bargains that can help you put your best foot forward in the new study year.


Acer Aspire 1

For the budget conscious, here is an affordable laptop that is sufficient for completing your homework and tutorials. The Aspire 1 features an Intel Celeron N4020 dual-core 1.1GHz processor, 4GB RAM, Intel UHD Graphics 600, and 64GB eMMC storage. It measures 343mm x 245mm x 17.95mm with a 14-inch display screen and weighs 1.65kg. It also comes preloaded with one year’s subscription of Microsoft Office 365 Personal.

You can get it now for S$398 with free shipping, saving you 33% from the usual price of S$598.

Check out this deal here.


Acer Swift 5

If you require a laptop with more oomph than the above Aspire 1 and have deeper pockets, the Swift 5 may just be what you are looking for. It has an Intel i5-1035G1 quad-core 3.6GHz processor, 8GB RAM, Intel UHD Graphics, 1TB SSD storage, and comes with a 14-inch FHD IPS multi-touch display screen. It is incredibly slim at 14.95mm and only weighs around 1kg.

It is now priced at S$1,498 with free shipping, a 21% discount from the usual price of S$1,898.

You can read more about the Swift 5 here.

Grab this deal here.


HP Colour LaserJet Pro MFP M183fw

Need a colour printer to print your assignments, reports, or worksheets? The Colour LaserJet Pro MFP M183fw not only does that but can also scan and fax your documents. With a colour print speed of 16ppm, you will not lose sleep printing your reports. It is wireless capable and features dual band Wi-Fi for reliable connections.

It is available now for S$479 with free shipping, a discount of 24% off the usual price of S$632.

You can get this deal here.


Microsoft Surface Pro X

Are you looking at getting a new tablet that has a large screen and fast LTE connectivity with a slim and sleek design perfect for working on your assignments on the go? The Surface Pro X measures 287mm x 208mm x 7.3mm with a 13-inch touchscreen display and weighs a mere 774g for ultimate mobility. Its Microsoft SQ processor and LTE Advanced Pro connectivity will keep you up to speed as you work on your assignments.

The matte black SQ1 version with 16GB RAM and 256GB storage is now on sale for S$1,748 with free delivery, a S$440 discount from the usual price of S$2,188. Or if you prefer to have more storage, the matte black SQ1 16GB RAM and 512GB storage version is now available for S$1,941 with free delivery, saving you an amazing S$647 from the usual price of S$2,588.

You can read more about the Surface Pro X here.

Do not miss out on this deal here.


Editor's note and disclaimer: The deals are not an endorsement or recommendation of the product from the editorial team. Instead, the listed items present themselves as a good deal based on the novelty factor and how much of a discount it is being offered from standard retail pricing at the time of publishing. Please note that we are not responsible in any way if you're unable to secure the listed offer due to errors on our part or should the offers expire by the time you've checked them.

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