Save lots of money with these awesome tech specials

MyBroadband recently conducted speed tests around Joburg and Pretoria as part of its 2016 War Drive.

This was done on a Saturday – which means while you kicked off your weekend scoring sweet tech deals, I had to sit in a car with people I love saying goodbye to on a Friday afternoon.

Worse than that, our driver – who may or may not be my boss – takes pleasure in driving the speed limit at all times. In some cases, much slower.

It was not glamorous, we did not have any cool road-trip montage moments you see in movies, and it required me being in bed by 22:00 on the Friday evening.

Then, some readers have the cheek to ask MyBroadband to do the tests in Durban and Cape Town too.

Before you ask us to expand to more cities, and spend more time with each other, let me tell you what the highlight of the day was: an animated discussion about how BBM let WhatsApp take away its market dominance in the messaging market.

Please think about that before putting in more requests. There is only so much geekdom I can take.

Hisense 48-inch FHD LED TV from Makro – R4,999

Hisense TV

Apple Watch sale from MyiStore – from R9,179

Apple Watch

Asus Zenbook UX305 from Dion Wired – R9,900

Asus Zenbook

Lenovo 11.6-inch Ideapad bundle from Makro – R2,999

Lenovo Ideapad

Telefunken 39-inch FHD LED TV from Game – R3,250

Telefunken TV

Canon SX520 Powershot Ultra Zoom camera from Makro – R2,499

Canon Camera

iPad Mini 16GB Wi-Fi from Incredible Connection – R3,999

iPad mini

Proline S210TU Celeron 10.1-inch Tablet with 3G, Wi-Fi, and keyboard from Loot – R3,199

Proline tablet

Lenovo 7-inch A7 tablet from Makro – R999

Lenovo tablet

Nikon D7000 camera bundle from Dion Wired – R11,500

Nikon D7000

LG 700W Speakerbar from Dion Wired – R8,500

LG Speakerbar

Samsung Galaxy Tab E 9.6 from Orange – R3,540

Samsung Galaxy Tab E

Sennheiser HD202 headphones from Game – R499

Sennheizer HD202

1TB PS4 bundle from Incredible Connection – R5,999


Canon SX710 camera bundle from Dion Wired – R2,700

Canon camera bundle

Vodacom Smart Tab 7-inch Android Tablet from HiFi Corp – R949.90

Vodacom Smart Tab

Macbook Air 13-inch from Dion Wired – R18,000

Macbook Air

DStv Explora, fully installed, from Dion Wired – R2,500

DStv Explora

Kensington BlackBelt 1st Degree Rugged Case for Galaxy Tab 4/3 10.1 from Loot – R39

Galaxy Tab case

That ever-present Sansui TV from HiFi Corp – R2,499.90

Sansui TV

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Save lots of money with these awesome tech specials