Posts Tagged ‘Special Offers’

Special Offers – Week of February 1st

February 1, 2010

Good afternoon all, hopefully the return to work from the weekend hasn’t been too hard on you. Things are going quite well here, even the weather seems to have cheered up a little. Anyway, every Monday afternoon we post a list of our special offers for the week. It means you guys have as long as possible to check things out before deciding if you’d like to pick them up while they’re at a reduced price.

Anyway, this week we’ve got a few really nice bits and pieces on offer, including Intel’s X25 SSD, Belkin’s Gigabit Powerline HD starter kit, a Radeon 5670 and a Pioneer surround setup.

Intel X25:

For a very long time indeed, the SSD was a very expensive option indeed, but Intel has attempted to remedy that, offering solid-state storage on a wider scale for less-than-bankrupting sums… which is always nice.

Click through to see our page for Intel's X25 80GB SSD 🙂

Intel’s X25 is, in case anyone missed it, a solid-state drive. As with the vast majority of SSDs, it’s a 2.5-inch drive, so it should fit into a laptop without any real bother. Moreover, because it’s solid-state you’ll see faster read and write speeds than most standard hard-drives, which should mean a quicker boot… which is always nice. Your data will also be that bit more secure when it comes to the drive being knocked around a little in transit, thanks to the fact that the drive has no moving parts.

All in all, it’s a solid drive, and one that we’re genuinely pleased to be able to have on offer, because it’s attracted an awful lot of attention over the last couple of months.

Intel’s X25 80GB SSD is down to €199 this week, which isn’t bad at all when you consider the upsides of a nice SSD.



Special Offers – Week of Monday August 24th

August 24, 2009

Good afternoon all, hope Monday finds you well. If nothing else, I suppose you can always keep in mind that at least we’re 20% of the way through the week by the end of Monday afternoon. Anyway, most of you will be familiar with this already, but on a Monday afternoon we post the special offers we’re running that we think you guys might be interested in over the coming week.

Incidentally, we’ve removed the delivery charge to our Pickup Point for the foreseeable future, so these prices are the amount you can expect to pay if you don’t mind taking a drive up to the PUP and grabbing it yourself 🙂

Anyway, enough mindless prattle, this week we have on offer an Intel Core 2 Duo processor, a Lynksys Wireless-N router and a Western Digital Caviar 1TB hard drive.

Intel Core 2 Duo E7400, 2.8GHz:

As ever, when it comes to processors it’s hard to know what to say. This Core 2 Duo is marked down by 17%, brining the price down to €99. For your €99 you’ll net 2.8GHz

Click here to follow through to the Core 2 Due product page :)

Click here to follow through to the Core 2 Due product page 🙂

I know the box for a processor doesn’t do it too much justice, but it’s always nce to have an image to go alongside the product name 🙂 I guess the salient point here is that it’s socket LGA775 and it’s got a 3MB L2 cache.