Deal Alert: Usher in the new year with these offers from!

By Ng Chong Seng - 24 Jan 2017

Deal Alert: Usher in the new year with these offers from!


New year, new gadgets, new home

Gosh, barely into 2017 and it’s Chinese New Year already? Whether you’re looking to replace your old gadgets or explore entirely new ones this year, local estore have several products on offer from now till February 8. x HardwareZone exclusive offer for new members

Wait, before we get into the deals, here’s a tip for HWZ readers: If you sign up to be an member, you can get S$10 off your first purchase and S$8 off your second purchase. How?

Step 1:
After you’ve added what you want to buy on to your cart (with over 50,000 items, there’s bound to be something), enter the following codes in the cart page during checkout:

HACHIP10 under ‘Coupon Redemption’ for S$10 off your first purchase.
HWZ2017 under ‘Referral Code’ to receive an S$8 off coupon code for your next purchase.

Step 2:
Once you have completed your purchase, you will be rewarded with the S$8 coupon code under ‘My Rewards’ (accessible from your account details).

#dontsaybojio, OK?

Without further ado, here are some choice deals to snag from this Chinese New Year:


1.) Acer Aspire V3–372–777J (Black) (Intel Core i7, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD)

This particular Acer Aspire V3 sports a 13.3-inch screen and is powered by an Intel Core i7-6500U CPU with 8GB RAM and 256GB of SSD storage. Weighing 1.3kg and boasting an all-day battery life, it makes a good laptop for students or working professionals who don’t have extreme computing needs. The usual price is S$1,398, but you can now get it for S$998.


2.) Aztech Blink Home Security One Camera System + Sync Module

The Aztech Blink is a wireless home security and video monitoring system that’s easy to setup and use. It’s battery powered (2 years battery life!) and connects wirelessly, so you can place it anywhere in your home. Through the Blink app, you can see what’s happening right now, or you can set up motion detection so that HD video will start recording when there’s an intruder. The one camera plus one sync module bundle typically costs S$188, but you can get it now for S$158.


3.) Samsung Evo Plus Class 10 Micro SDXC Card with Adaptor (64GB)

There’s no such thing as having too many SD cards: your Android phones need them, your security cameras need them, your action cameras need them, your…you get the idea. If you’re looking for a fast microSD card, has this 64GB Samsung Evo+ micro SDXC card (80MB/s read speed, 20MB/s write speed) going for S$28.80, down from the usual S$48.


4.) Linksys EA9500 AC5400 Tri-Band Max-Stream Router

Have a very large house? The Linksys EA9500 is a powerful AC5400 tri-band Wi-Fi router that supports 4x4 AC (simply put, four streams of data) for stronger and faster performance. It even has eight gigabit Ethernet ports if you’ve a lot of devices that you prefer to use a wired connection with. If you’ve Linksys’ Max-Stream range extenders (sold separately), your devices will also be able to automatically switch to the strongest Wi-Fi signal as your move around your house. Usually priced at S$539, you can pick up the EA9500 from now for S$399.


5.) WD My Book Essential (6TB)

A USB 3.0-capable external desktop hard drive, the WD My Book Essential is, as its name implies, essential if you’ve tons of files - be it your whole music collection or your family photos - that you need to backup or move off from your main storage. Usually priced at S$459, the 6TB version can now be picked up for just S$299.


6.) Microsoft Surface Pro 4

A tablet that’s great to draw on with the Surface Pen, as well as a laptop that's great to work with when you snap on a keyboard cover, the Surface Pro 4 probably needs no further introduction. is now running a Surface Pro 4 promo, where you can get one starting from S$1,328. In addition, you get S$50 off if you were to buy a Surface Type Cover at the same time.


7.) Lenovo Yoga 910 80VF000QSB (Gold) (Intel Core i5, 8G RAM, 512GB SSD)

Perhaps you’d prefer a gold laptop for this Chinese New Year? If so, check our this 14.3mm-thin Lenovo Yoga 910 that’s going for S$1,999. It has a 14-inch full HD IPS screen, and packs components such as Intel Core i5-7200U CPU, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD, and Intel HD 620 graphics. The bundle also includes plenty of free gifts, such as a free upgrade to 2 years of carry-in warranty, 2 years of Kaspersky anti-virus, a Samsonite case, a USB-C to VGA adaptor, and more.


Wait, there’s more!

Of course, what I like may not be what you like. You may also want to consider these other offers:

  • Seagate Backup Plus Slim (2TB) Portable HDD: S$138 (U.P: S$159)
  • ASUS MG279Q Gaming Monitor: S$899 (U.P: S$999)
  • HP OfficeJet Pro 6970 AIO Printer: S$201 (U.P: S$269)
  • Dyson SV09 V6 Fluffy (Blue) + TP02 Tower (White/Silver): S$1,488 (U.P: S$2,098)

Happy Chinese New Year, everyone! Huat ah!


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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