Amazon Kindle 3G with Special Offers Gets Even Cheaper, Only Costs $140

The Kindle 3G with Special Offers—the one with the ads—is getting its price slashed by $25 (courtesy of an AT&T sponsorship) and will now only cost $140. That makes it $50 cheaper than the regular Kindle 3G. [AT&T] » 7/13/11 10:15am 7/13/11 10:15am

Sony Cuts Prices On Their E-Readers Too

Like the Nook and the Kindle, Sony is slashing prices on their E-Book Readers too. But even with a price cut, we'd rather use an old Kindle before we touch a Sony. Here's the full list of new, cheap prices: » 7/06/10 4:17pm 7/06/10 4:17pm

Verizon Cuts BlackBerry Storm's Price to $99

We're pretty sure the BlackBerry Storm 2's announcement is coming soon, and we just got a little more evidence: The not-so-loved original Storm's price has just been dropped to $99 with a 2-year contract. » 7/18/09 1:00pm 7/18/09 1:00pm

Amazon's Kindle 2 Gets $60 Price Drop, Now at $299

Amazon lopped $60 off the price of the Kindle 2, bringing it to $299. Is under $300 the sweet spot, or is that still too much to drag you over from the dead-tree alternative? [Amazon via Engadget; Image] » 7/08/09 1:57pm 7/08/09 1:57pm

AT&T Considering a $10 Cut On Entry Level iPhone Plan

According to Cote Collaborative, AT&T will reduce the price of the entry level iPhone monthly plan from $69 to $59 when a new model is introduced in June. » 5/07/09 1:10pm 5/07/09 1:10pm

Sony Not Planning PS3 Price Cut for Leipzig, Spokesperson Says

Those hoping for a PS3 price cut in the near future better not hold their breaths. A Sony spokesperson confirmed on Friday that the company had no plans right now to give you another deal on the machine, and anyone hoping for that kind of news at Leipzig will be sorely disappointed. Given that they slashed the price… » 8/16/08 3:00pm 8/16/08 3:00pm

Rumor Says Xbox 360 Getting Another Price Cut in September

The Xbox 360 "price cut" in July wasn't so much a price cut as it was a swapping of parts » 8/01/08 4:00pm 8/01/08 4:00pm, but Ars says there's an actual price cut coming in September. According to their source—who also told them about the impending 60GB switch-out prior to E3—the Arcade is dropping to $199, the 60GB Pro to $299, and the 120GB Elite…

Nokia Slashes Cellphone Prices as Much as 10%

Trying to put pressure on their competition, or feeling the pressure from increasing Samsung and LG market share, Nokia has reduced many handset prices by 10%-mostly music and media phones-but also making discounts across the whole portfolio. Analyst and Sean Connery-fan David Hallden calls the move a Crazy Ivan:
This… » 7/31/08 7:30pm 7/31/08 7:30pm

MacBook Air With Solid State Drive Gets $500 Price Cut

Apple just ripped $500 off the price tag of their Solid State Drive-based MacBook Airs, which are now $2598, down from $3098. AppleInsider says the cuts came from two components, the 1.8GHz Core 2 Duo, which got a $100 cut, and the 64GB SSD, which got a $400 cut. The sub-$3000 bill should be slightly more appetizing… » 7/03/08 1:51pm 7/03/08 1:51pm

Deep Euro XBox 360 Price Cuts Coming?

The internet is aflame today with rumors that all versions of the 360 will get a €50 ($76) price cut in Europe by March 14th—which would make the Arcade system cheaper than the Wii in the UK. With any luck this could be a sign of things to come in the US. [GamesIndustry.biz via Kotaku] » 3/05/08 6:45pm 3/05/08 6:45pm

Netflix Confirms $15.99 Price Was Test For Select Few

Following up on our story from last week about further Netflix price cuts, again reducing rates for its 3-disc at-a-time plan to $15.99, we've gotten a confirmation from Netflix Director of Corporate Communications Steve Swasey (pictured in the graphic here) about the nature of that $1-lower price. He says it's part… » 8/21/07 2:50pm 8/21/07 2:50pm

Xbox 360 Price Cuts: $50 off Premium, $20 off Core, $30 off Elite

New information on the Xbox 360 price drop detailed in the Toys 'R Us and Wal-Mart ads this weekend. Circuit City is bringing out a full two-page layout with price cuts of $50 for the Premium, $30 for the Elite, and $20 for the Core. Yes, this means all those rumors of the Core getting canned are probably false. So… » 7/31/07 2:37pm 7/31/07 2:37pm

Unconfirmed: Retailer Says Xbox 360 Getting Price Cut August 8

This is all unconfirmed for now, but a retailer is saying the Xbox 360 will get a $50 price cut come August 8. We haven't seen any pricing rumors since E3, where everyone thought the 360 was going to lower its price to match the PS3's "price cut," but that didn't happen. Peter Moore told us that they knew the PS3 was… » 7/25/07 2:20pm 7/25/07 2:20pm

Rumor: 360 Core $200


Mark this as extremely questionable, but Bloggingstocks.com says it's legit. The word on the street is that Microsoft is dropping the Xbox 360 core system to $200. That's right, a 360 for $50 less than a Wii. » 6/11/07 6:30pm 6/11/07 6:30pm

Rumor Smash: No PS3 Price Cut in Sight

I guess our speculated PS3 price cut was a bust after all. Sony released a statement saying: » 4/20/07 3:40pm 4/20/07 3:40pm

*Sigh* I really wanted to pick up a PS3 for the new game, but $600 is too damn much right now.

PS2 Price Cut on the Way

Industry analyst Colin Sebastian said that Sony is expected to cut the price of the PS2 from $149 to $129 by the end of the month. The purpose of the price cut is to reignite the console sales to appeal to the more value-oriented customers. Sebastian also said that Microsoft may be cutting the price of the Xbox soon,… » 4/13/06 4:35pm 4/13/06 4:35pm