The best Australian tech deals for October 2017

The new week brings massive savings on a 15-inch Lenovo laptop in two different configurations and even bigger savings on a gaming laptop from Asus.

If, however, you’re not after a brand-new work horse, you could consider indulging in some photography and save with Canon’s cashback offer.

Here are Monday’s deals:

New deals added Monday, October 30

Lenovo ThinkPad E570 15-inch laptop (from $899): Designed for work and portability, Lenovo promises that this 15.6-inch laptop will meet every business need in terms of storage, memory, graphics and your budget. There’s 8GB of memory and a cool 256GB of storage available. The cheaper model is powered by Intel Core i5 processor and comes with a saving of $530 – meaning you can get the i5 ThinkPad E570 for just $899. If you’re after a bit more grunt under the hood, the i7 model is now $1,149, down from $1,779, and features the same storage and memory configurations in addition to a 2GB Nvidia GeForce GTX950M graphics card. This sale ends November 2.

Asus ROG G752VY 17-inch gaming laptop ($1,999; down from $3,599): With 16GB RAM, a 1TB HDD and a 256GB SSD for a heck of a lot of storage, and an Intel Core i7 CPU alongside Nvidia GeForce GTX graphics, this 17-inch gaming laptop promises to give you the edge you need. What makes this device pack a bigger punch is the $1,600 savings. Right now, the Asus Rog G752VY gaming laptop is available for just $1,999 on Asus’ website, down from $3,599.

Canon EOS M3 24MP mirrorless camera + 18-55mm lens ($500 after cashback): Featuring a 24Mp APS-C format sensor and an excellent user interface the Canon EOS M3 promises plenty of happy snapping, especially when you can save $150 thanks to a cashback offer from Canon. Purchase the Canon EOS M3 kit which includes an 18-55mm lens for $600 from Digital Camera Warehouse, then head over to Canon’s website to redeem the offer – meaning the camera kit is yours for $500.

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Previous days’ deals that are still available

Deals added Friday, October 27

Marley Legend ANC noise-cancelling over-ear headphones ($149, down from $349): Active noise cancellation and style come together in the House of Marley Legend ANC over-ear headphones. These cans lend a touch of style with FSC-certified wood touches, comfortable leather ear cushions and a detachable tangle-free cable. It even comes with a built-in battery, if you want to go wireless. Better yet, you get to save a whopping $200 on these cool-looking House of Marley cans. They’re on sale at JB Hi-Fi for just $149.

Samsung SR400LSTC 400L top-mounted fridge ($748; down from $898): Samsung promises to keep your food fresher for longer with its Twin Cooling Plus technology that separates the cooling systems for the refrigerator and freezer sections. And with 400L of storage, that should see the family well fed. You can now save $150 on this fridge by getting the Samsung SR4000LSTC top-mounted fridge in stainless steel for $748 from Appliances Online.

Deals added Wednesday, October 25

Myer 20% off sale: This is a great time to snag a bargain from Myer. There’s plenty of tech on sale with 20% off on all items listed if you apply the code P20MYER at checkout, like the 13-inch MacBook Pro with 256GB storage that can be yours for $1759.20, down from $2,199. Or you can grab yourself the latest Bose QC35 II in silver for just over $399, saving yourself about $100 in the bargain. So get grab your credit card, get comfy and take a grand ol’ gander at the Myer sale that ends October 30.

Deals added Monday, October 23

Audio Technica AT-LP120 USB turntable ($499; down from $599): Audiophiles would be thrilled to know that one of the best turntables available in the market today is on sale at Addicted To Audio. The Audio Technica AT-LP120 tops our list of the best turntables, featuring a high-torque direct-drive motor and an USB output. You can now get the AT-LP120 turntable for $499 with a $100 saving to invest on some amazing vinyls.

Sony ZX770BN noise-cancelling Bluetooth headphones ($199; down from $299): Featuring 40mm drivers and digital noise cancelling, these over-ear cans from Sony promise great sound with up to 13 hours of battery life. So if you’re in the market for a pair of headphones that will effectively shut the world out when you want, the Sony ZX770BN noise-cancelling headphones are just $199 at Sony’s big sale, saving you $100 on the usual price. Keep in mind that this offer ends October 27.