Save up to 70% on video games, SSD drives, laptops, TVs and more during Best Buy’s 3-day saleMarch 5, 2021
It’s a new month, so presumably, it’s time for a new sale at Best Buy, a retailer that has more sales than a six-mast schooner (and yes, I am aware that pun doesn’t work because sail is spelled differently). This time around,that started at 10 p.m. PT (1 a.m. ET) last night and runs through Sunday. There are hundreds of items on sale with some crazy-deep discounts-in fact, a handful of items are over 70% off.
Many of the deal are on DVDs and games, but there are also sales on laptops, TVs and accessories. A few of the standout deals we’ve seen so include 25% off on an— now $900 — and another significant discount on the (25% off). There are more savings to be had as well — we’ve rounded up the most compelling deals for you below.
MSI’s take on the MacBook boasts a thin, sleek, all-aluminum enclosure and Intel’s Evo platform that includes an 11th-gen Core i7 processor and a pair of Thunderbolt 4 ports. You can save a considerable $300 on this 14-inch model that also features 16GB of RAM and a huge 1TB SSD. You are getting modern components and tons of style for less than $1,000.
This Microsoft Surface 3 laptop features a 13.5-inch touchscreen and is powered by an Intel Core i5 with 8GB RAM and a 256GB SSD. It all adds up to a thin and light PC with solid performance, even if the battery life leaves you a bit wanting. Nonetheless, getting this laptop for 30% off could make all the difference. Need to know more? Check out CNET’s full Surface 3 Laptop review for more details.
FIFA 21 Standard Edition is marked down 70% right now, so play it on your PS4 or PS5 to take part in games that span the gamut of street soccer to matches in giant stadiums. For the whole scoop, you can read the full review of FIFA 21 at GameSpot.
When it comes to smart TVs, it’s hard to beat the Roku OS, so this Westinghouse 43-inch smart Roku TV comes with all the right moves, supporting virtually every major streaming channel. It features a trio of HDMI ports and you can watch TV privately by connecting headphones or earbuds to your phone using the Roku mobile app. And right now, it’s 29% off.
With an all-day 13-hour battery life and light 2.45-pound frame, Microsoft’s Surface Laptop Go is aptly named. This model has a tenth generation Intel Core i5 with 8GB RAM and a 256GB SSD — solid specs for a highly portable touchscreen laptop. Right now it’s $100 off.
The Roku Premiere 4K supports 4K UHD content and televisions and connects to 802.b/g/n Wi-Fi for high-performance streaming. Roku has thousands of streaming channels ion its library including Netflix, YouTube, Sling, Hulu, HBO, Showtime, Disney Plus, Apple TV Plus and more — and right now it’s $5.
Now you can save 54% on the cost of a terabyte of storage for your laptop. Sandisk’s SanDisk Ultra 1TB Internal PCI Express M.2 NVMe Solid State Drive offers sequential write speeds of up to 1,950MB/s and connects via a standard PCI Express 3.0 x4 (NVMe) interface.
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Still collect movies on disc? Then this six-film bundle of the Alien franchise might be irresistible. It includes the only two good Alien films (12979 and 1986), along with Alien 3 (1992), Alien: Resurrection (1997), Prometheus (2012), and Alien Covenant (2017).
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