Tech specials: hard drives, gaming devices

South Africa’s largest retailers have slashed the prices of gadgets including tablets, televisions, and gaming devices.

By - September 13, 2013
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Some of the largest retailers in South Africa have slashed the price of technology goods and products this week.

Makro, Incredible Connection, and Esquire all have some special prices on a variety of decoders, hard drives and gaming goods.

Some of the best gadget and tech deals available this weekend are listed below.

PS Vita bundle (Makro) – R2,299

Makro has a PS Vita bundle on offer for R2,299.

Included in the bundle is the WiFi PS Vita model, a 4GB memory card, Call of Duty: Black Ops Declassified, Need for Speed: Most Wanted, and download tokens for Motorstorm RC and Wipeout 2048.

PS Vita special

PS Vita special (Makro)

Seagate 2TB expansion hard drive (Makro) – R999

Makro has the 3.5-inch Seagate 2TB hard drive on special for R999 this weekend, which includes AVG Internet Security 2013.

Seagate 2TB expansion hard drive

Seagate 2TB expansion hard drive

Asus Nexus 7-inch tablet (Incredible Connection) – R2,999.99

Incredible Connection has the Nexus 7-inch WiFi and 3G tablet for R2,999.99 on special this weekend.

Asus Nexus 7-inch tablet

Asus Nexus 7-inch tablet

Asus X202 Vivobook (Incredible Connection) – R4,499.90

Incredible Connection has the Asus X202 Vivbook on special for R4,499.90 this weekend, which includes a Tagus laptop sleeve.

Asus X202 Vivobook

Asus X202 Vivobook

LG 55-inch HD LED TV (Makro) – R9,999

This weekend, Makro has the 55-inch LG HD LED TV (55LN5400) on special for R9,999.

LG 55-inch HD LED TV

LG 55-inch HD LED TV

LG 42-inch Full HD LED TV (Makro) – R5,499

The LG 42-inch Full HD LED TV (42LN5100) is priced at R5,499 from Makro this weekend.

LG 42-inch Full HD LED TV

LG 42-inch Full HD LED TV


Esquire has a number of specials on a variety of hard drives , flash drives and monitors on Saturday, 14 September. All prices exclude VAT.

Esquire storage specials

Esquire storage specials

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