This week we have the Moto 360 smartwatch, the latest MacBook Pro 13-inch, wireless headphones with Bluetooth, Sony Bravia smart TV, and a lot more. We've also got some tips on Amazon's upcoming sale this week.
1. Moto G (Gen 2)
The Motorola Moto G (Gen 2) is now available for Rs. 10,999 (MRP Rs. 12,999) on Flipkart. The Moto G (Gen 2) features a 5-inch HD display, protected by a coating of Corning Gorilla Glass. The smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor, clocked at 1.2GHz, and runs Android 4.4 out of the box. Moto G comes with an 8MP primary camera at the back, and a 2MP front-facing camera. It is capable of recording videos in high definition. If you're in the market for a dual SIM Android smartphone that excels in performance and price factor, the Moto G (Gen 2) won't disappoint you.
Price: Rs. 10,999 (MRP Rs. 12,999)
Wireless listening meets affordability, that's how one can describe the Rapoo H6020 wireless headphones. The on-ear headphones are now available at an all-time low price of Rs. 999 (MRP Rs. 3,525). The same pair of headphones currently sell for around Rs. 1,800 on major online stores. Rap H6020 wireless headphones can pair with any Bluetooth compatible device. The headphones can quickly switch between music and calls. They include a built-in microphone so you can take those important calls even while listening to music. There's an in-built battery that can be recharged. The headphones come with 1-year manufacturer warranty in case anything goes wrong. At its current price, the Rapoo H6020 are the best wireless headphones with Bluetooth support that you can buy in the market right now.
Price: Rs. 999 (MRP Rs. 3,525)
3. Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch (2015 variant)
If you're in the market for the latest MacBook Pro, and need a higher-end version, the MacBook Pro 13-inch (MF841HN/A) is now available at a discounted price of Rs. 114,999 (MRP Rs. 129,900). That's a pretty good discount on the 2015 edition of the MacBook Pro. The 13-inch MacBook Pro (MF841HN/A) is powered by the Intel Core i5 processor, supported by 8GB of DDR3 RAM. It ships with a 512GB SSD, and runs OS X Yosemite out of the box. The new MacBook Pro includes Apple's new Force Touch trackpad which enables pressure sensitive drawing and new multi-touch functionalities.
Price: Rs. 114,999 (MRP Rs. 129,900)
4. Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7-inch
Croma has discounted the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7-inch tablet down to Rs. 11,999 from the previous Rs. 15,999 price tag. You can get an additional Rs. 500 off using the coupon WELCOME5. At its current price, the Kindle Fire HD tablet is a perfect combination of features and form-factor. The tablet features a 7-inch IPS LCD display, and is powered by a dual-core 1.2GHz processor. It runs Android 4.0, heavily customised by Amazon to suit its needs. The tablet comes with dual-driver stereo speakers rated by Dolby Audio. Kindle Fire HD includes a USB port, 16GB of internal memory, and a built-in microphone for video and audio calls.
Price: Rs. 11,999 (MRP Rs. 15,999)
Link: Croma Retail
5. Sony Bravia 32-inch Full HD smart LED TV
When it comes to TVs, you can trust Sony. When Sony's TVs come at discount, you cannot waste time thinking. The Sony Bravia 32-inch smart LED TV is now available at a low price of Rs. 34,686 (MRP Rs. 44,900). The same TV normally retails for around Rs. 38,000 online. Snapdeal will automatically apply a discount of 6% when you add the TV to your virtual shopping cart. The smart LED TV includes support for 4 HDMI ports and 2 USB ports. The television supports a full HD resolution, so it's great for high definition TV viewing as well as gaming consoles. Snapdeal promises a full 1-year manufacturer warranty, something you normally wouldn't get when TVs go on a discount. As always, stocks are limited.
Price: Rs. 34,686 (MRP Rs. 44,900)
6. Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro (MD101HN/A)
If you're looking for a cheaper way to convert to a Mac, the older MacBook Pro 13-inch is now available for Rs. 56,599 (MRP Rs. 78,900) on Amazon. You can also get a free Amazon gift card worth Rs. 7,500. That brings down the effective price to Rs. 49,099. In case you're not interested in running memory and processor intensive tasks on a computer, this MacBook may be just right for you. The MacBook Pro is powered by a 2.5GHz Core i5 processor, supported by 4GB of RAM. The notebook ships with a 500GB hard drive, and runs OS X Mavericks out of the box. You can upgrade to OS X Yosemite later on. You can even exchange you old laptop for a discount up to Rs. 10,000, based on the processor on your old laptop.
Price: Rs. 56,599 (MRP Rs. 78,900)
7. Motorola Moto 360 smartwatch
The Moto 360 smartwatch has finally received a price cut of Rs. 5,000 in India. You can now grab the Moto 360 for Rs. 12,999 (previously Rs. 17,999). The variant with a steel strap is now available for Rs. 14,999 (previously Rs. 19,999). The Moto 360 features a 1.56-inch round display, running at a resolution of 320x290 pixels. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 coating, and the smartwatch comes with the Horween leather bands. The smartwatch is powered by Android Wear, and is compatible with all major smartphones running Android 4.3 or above. Moto 360 includes 4GB of internal memory, and runs on 512MB of RAM. The smartwatch can be paired to a smartphone using Bluetooth 4.0 LE.
Price: Rs. 12,999 (previously Rs. 17,999)
Heads up: Amazon Great Indian Summer Sale
Amazon is organising a massive sale this week, from 6th May to 8th May. The sale will run on both the website as well as its mobile app, although most of the biggest offers will be exclusively available on the app only. For SBI credit and debit card holders there will be an additional cashback of 10% for orders on the website, and 15% for orders on the mobile apps. The discounts will be in the form of Amazon's Lightning Deals which means specific number of products go on a sale for a limited period of time. There will be a waiting list method to ensure everyone gets a chance to buy in case someone opts out of the sale. The best way to ensure you don't miss out on a great deal, in case you're really looking to buy something, is to save your credit and debit card numbers at Amazon. This will ensure a smoother and quicker checkout. Remember, you'll have a limited period of time (typically 12-15 minutes) to check out when the deals go live.
Harpreet is a technology enthusiast who is obsessed with hunting down great deals on online stores.