We love rounding up the week's best laptops and an assortment of tablet accessories, but today we bring you deals on the sometimes-forgotten realm of computer peripherals. From printers to projectors and more, these computing accessories should not be overlooked in any home office setup.
Refurbished Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3010e 1080p 3LCD Projector
Price: $1,149 with free shipping
Lowest By: $549
Is It Worth It?: A low by a whopping $549, this projector does not come with 3D glasses but it delivers impressive 2D viewing as it works directly with high-definition devices. It's also perfect as a home theater projector as it can stand up to ambient light. Features a 1920x1080 (1080p) native resolution, 2,200-lumen brightness, up to 40,000:1 contrast ratio, WirelessHD transmitter, HDMI inputs, remote, and more.
For a slightly less expensive option, check out the factory-refurbished Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 8350 1080p LCD Projector for $899. (Visual Apex charges the same for a refurb.) This LCD projector features a display size of up to 100", native resolution of 1920x1080 (1080p), 50,000:1 contrast ratio, 2,000-lumen brightness, two HDMI inputs, and VGA and other video inputs. Both items include an Epson 2-year projector warranty.
D-Link N300 802.11n Wireless 4-Port Router bundled with the D-Link DWA-130 N300 802.11n Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter
Price: $19.99 via coupon code "EMCXSWM47" with free shipping
Lowest By: $14
Expires: April 24
Is It Worth It? Nowadays it's most convenient to have a wireless network that allows computers, gaming consoles, and other devices to access the Internet at high speeds throughout the home. But few offer 300Mbps via twin external antennae. What's more, the bundled the bundled D-Link Wireless N USB Adapter (DWA-130) is ideal for making smooth Internet phone calls (VoIP) and responsive gaming.
Refurbished Netgear 802.11n Wireless Range Extender
Price: $34.99 via coupon code "EMCXSWM238" with free shipping
Lowest By: $4
Expires: April 24
Is It Worth It?: While this technology in general has shortcomings, this "is a wireless extender that's easy to set up and has excellent range." Features include WPA2-PSK, WPS and WEP encryption, two external antennae, and more. A 30-day Netgear warranty applies.
Canon PIXMA PRO-100 Color Inkjet Wireless Photo Printer bundled with Canon 13x19" Plus Semi-Gloss Photo Paper 50-Pack
Price: $129 via $100 mail-in rebate with $7 s&h
Lowest By: $3
Expires: June 30
Is It Worth It?: While many offices have mostly gone digital, having a printer on hand has never hurt any business. And the same is true at home. And for $136 after rebate, you'll not only get a great printer that is a crossbreed between the Canon Pro-1 and the Pro9000 Mark II, now with smaller ink cartridges and dye-based ink, but you'll also get a 50-pack of photo paper to get you started. This setup also features a 4800x1200 dpi maximum print resolution, the ability to print 8x10" images in as few as 51 seconds, up to 13x19" wide-format printing, Ethernet, 802.11n wireless, PictBridge compatibility, USB connectivity, and more.
Other World Computing 2012 Featured Year End Move 'em Out 51 Sale
Price: From $2.79
Shipping: $1.75 s&h or free shipping on orders over $29
Is It Worth It?: Looking for a new mouse or an LCD display? Look no further than one of the best sales we've seen from One World Computing. A selection of microphones, wireless mice, cables, RAM, laptop accessories, hard drives, keyboards, computer storage, and more are on sale. Prices start at just $2.79!