HSN offers the Samsung Galaxy Light 4G LTE No-Contract Android Smartphone for T-Mobile for $149.95 with free shipping. That's tied with our mention from three weeks ago and the lowest total price we could find by $90. Features include a 4" touchscreen LCD, 1.4GHz processor, 1GB RAM, 5-megapixel rear-facing camera with LED flash, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, and Android 4.2.2 OS (Jelly Bean).
Walmart offers the Nokia E-5 GSM Prepaid Smartphone for Straight Talk, model no. STNKE5GP4P, for $9.99. Opt for Site-to-Store pickup to dodge the $4.97 shipping charge. That's the second-lowest total price we've seen, although we saw it for $5 less three days ago (since expired). Features include an LCD color display, QWERTY keyboard, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth, FM radio, 5-megapixel camera and video recording, and 4GB microSD card.
CTCStore offers the AceAbove Slim Folding Cover Case for Google Nexus 7 Tablet in Denim, model no. AA-N7-2nd-DENIM#FBA, for $14.95. Coupon code "EY8ULZNX" cuts it to $7.45. Plus, Amazon Prime members bag free shipping. (Non-members can spend $35 or more to qualify for free shipping; otherwise, it adds $3.99.) That's a buck less than our mention from two weeks ago and the lowest total price we could find. It features a multi-angle stand and slim design. Deal ends December 8.
CTC Store offers the AceAbove Soft TPU Case for Samsung Galaxy Note 3 for $3.95. Coupon code "V3SIUMBT" cuts it to $2.95. With free shipping, that's $2 under our mention from three weeks ago and a buck under the lowest total price we could find for a similar case. It features shock-resistant soft TPU material and button protection. Deal ends December 8.
As one of its daily deals, Pennywise offers the LG Tone+ Bluetooth 3.0 Headset in White, model no. HBS-730, for $36.99. Coupon code "DEALNEWS1" cuts it to $35.99. With free shipping, that's tied with our mention from two weeks ago and the lowest total price we've seen, outside of refurbs. (It's a current low by $6.) This headset features Bluetooth 3.0, up to 15 hours of talk time, and up to 360 hours of standby time. Deal ends today at 9 pm ET.
For new MetroPCS customers only, Fry's Electronics still offers the no-contract Nokia Lumia 521 Prepaid Windows 8 Phone for MetroPCS in Black for $89.99. This $50 mail-in rebate cuts it to $39.99. With free shipping, that's tied with last week's mention for the lowest total price we've seen for this phone on any network. (It's also a current low for this model on any network by $40.) It features a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 1GHz dual-core processor, 4" 800x480 IPS LCD, 512MB RAM, 8GB internal memory, microSD slot, WiFi, Bluetooth, and Microsoft Windows Phone 8 OS. Deal ends January 1.
Springs Electronics via eBay offers the Griffin HELO Touch-Controlled RC Assault Helicopter for iOS or Android in Black, model no. GC30014, for $19.99 with free shipping. That's tied with our mention from last week and the lowest total price we've seen. (It's also a current price low by $10.) This helicopter is controlled with the HELO TC App, which allows you to fly around and launch missiles (six are included) with your iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, or Android device. The included "Flight Deck" plugs into your device's headphone jack and transmits a signal to the helicopter.
As one of its daily deals, Tech Woot again offers the Sphero iOS/Android App-Controlled Robotic Ball Gaming Device for $49.99 plus $5 for shipping. That ties our October mention as the best price we've seen for this smartphone-controlled device. (It's also a current price low by $5.) It comes with free downloadable games and features a Bluetooth range of up to 50 feet. It's compatible with iOS 4 or greater and Android 2.2 or greater. Deal ends today.
AT&T Wireless discounts a selection of cell phone and tablet cases to $5 each, as listed below. Even better, all items qualify for free shipping. That's tied with last month's mention (which featured fewer items) as among the best deals we've seen on these cases from AT&T Wireless, yielding price lows by at least $3 and as much as $20. The deals:
Smooth Dealer via eBay offers this 16-Piece Mobile Phone Electronics Repair Kit, model no. 2408A-1, for $6.65 with free shipping. That's $1 under our September mention and the lowest total price we could find by $2. The kit includes a T3/T5/T6 hexalobular socket screwdriver, 1.5/0.8 pentalobe screwdriver, 1.8/1.2 Phillips screwdriver, 1.8 slot screwdriver, straight tweezers, curved tweezers, triangle paddle, graver, scraper, and two mount bars.
Expect this item to take up to seven weeks to arrive.
At Best Buy, eligible students can bag 12 months of talk, text, and up to 1GB data for free with the purchase of a qualifying Sprint phone and activation of an Unlimited My Way plan. That's a saving of up to $840 per year and tied with our Black Friday week mention as the best such offer we've seen from Sprint. The plans include unlimited talk and text and 1GB of data for smartphones, or blocked data for basic phones. A list of qualifying phones is available here. The buyer must be an active student enrolled in a U.S.-based elementary, middle school, high school, college, university, or accredited institute. Deal ends January 4.
Best Buy offers the Samsung A157 GoPhone Cell Phone for AT&T Wireless for $7.49. Choose in-store pickup to dodge the $1.99 shipping fee. That's $16 under the lowest shipped price we could find, although we saw it for $3 less in August. This 2.8-oz. GSM clamshell phone features a 1.8" color display, and up to 5 hours of talk time.
As one of its daily deals, Best Buy offers the MetaWatch STRATA Watch for Apple iPhone 4S / 5 or Android Smartphones in five colors (Black pictured) for $99.99 with free shipping. That's $80 off list and the lowest total price we could find. It features a polyurethane strap and water resistance to 165 feet. It connects via Bluetooth to your iPhone or select Android devices to receive remote caller ID, SMS, email, and calendar notifications. Deal ends today.
iTech Deals again offers this 3-Foot 8-Pin Lightning to USB Sync & Charge Cable 3-Pack for $5.99 with free shipping. (You'll find it in the top-right corner of the page.) That's $2 per cable, tied with last week's mention, and the lowest total price we could find for this quantity by $6. These cables will work with any Lightning-equipped Apple device.
Update: Even better, Tanga has them for $4.90 with free shipping.
T-Mobile offers its T-Mobile Micro SIM Card Activation Kit or Nano SIM Card Activation Kit for free. With free shipping, that's tied with our mention from a week ago and puts each kit at the lowest total price we could find by at least $5. It lets you use compatible unlocked phones on the T-Mobile network. Limit two per customer.
Senyx via eBay cut prices on several Duzign cases for select Samsung phones, as listed below. With free shipping, they're within a buck of the lowest total price we've seen for any such cases for these Samsung phones. Each case comes in a variety of designs and colors. The deals:
Note: A FreedomPop 30-day return and 90-day exchange warranty applies. The 2GB data plan and Premier trial are free for the first month only; additional months will be billed at $19.99 and $8.99 per month, respectively.