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Don’s Dealfinder: The Speaker Company Complete HT-600 Home Theater for $319.97

  The Speaker Company HT-600 Home Theater Speaker System  Looking for a great buy on a home theater speaker system using bookshelf speakers?  The Speaker Company has a complete system using their P6 bookshelf speakers and RC1 center channel, mated with ther ASub 10 subwoofer for only $319.97 delivered, with a 30 day money back […]

Don’s Dealfinder: Onkyo TX-SR805 at Circuit City for $699

Circuit City has the outstanding Onkyo TX-SR805 on clearance for $699. If you prefer to buy through a brick-and-mortar store rather than online, this is a great opportunity! The TX-SR805 has a more robust than the well-regarded TX-SR605, featuring the ability to drive 4-ohm speakers. Thanks go out to Trey for sending this in!

Acculine Speakers 30% off in May at

Acculine Speakers- amazing performance at any price, a steal with this deal! Available exclusively from The Audio Insider, Acculine speakers’ combination of quality construction and amazing sound makes for some of the very best bang for the buck on the market, especially if you are building a complete home theater surround system with tower speakers. […]

Don’s Dealfinder: Creative Zen Stone 1GB MP3 player for $14.99 (refurbished)

Creative Labs Zen Stone in Black Lots of good deals showing up today!  Looking for a tiny MP3 player to complement your full-size unit, or looking to buy your first portable music player?  The Zen Stone is Creative’s answer to the iPod Shuffle.  I’ve used the Stone before and it’s a great little player.  At under […]

Don’s Dealfinder: Polk Audio R50 Tower Speakers for $119.98/pair (70% off)

   Polk Audio R50 Tower Speakers Fry’s has another amazing deal on Polk Audio R50 tower speakers.  Finished in very attractive cherry wood, they have been reduced from $199 each to only $59.99 each.  That makes for a really nice pair of tower speakers for only $119.98 per pair, a great start to a home […]

Don’s Dealfinder: Toshiba 40RF350U Super Narrow Bezel LCD TV 40″ 1080p $1099.99 (Save $800)

  Toshiba 40RF350U Super Narrow Bezel 1080p LCD HDTV Tiger Direct has the top-performing Toshiba 40RF350U 40-inch LCD HDTV on sale for only $1099, an $800 savings.  Not only are these fantastic TVs with a beautiful picture, the narrow bezel allows it to fit in spaces that will typically only hold a 37″ TV.  The […]

Don’s Dealfinder: Sony BDP-S300 Blu-ray Disc Player for $249.99 (refurbished)

 Sony BDP-S300 Blu-ray Disc Player I usually recommend the PlayStation 3 pretty much exclusively for readers looking for a Blu-ray player, but this deal is a good one if you are looking to get into Blu-ray at a bargain price.  The BDP-S300 does not support the advanced audio codecs Dolby TrueHD or DTS-HD, making it […]

Don’s Dealfinder: Samsung DLP TVs, up tp $900 off, delivery included

Samsung DLP TVs are some of the best rear projection sets on the market.  If you want a big screen size, rear projection is far less expensive than flat panel LCD and plasma sets and the projected images often have a sense of depth that flat panels have a hard time duplicating.  One Call has […]

Don’s Dealfinder: Sony KDL-40V3000 40 inch 1080p LCD TV, save $700

Sony KDL-40V3000  One Call, one of the best online retailers, has the 40 inch Sony KDL-40V3000 1080p LCD TV for only $1399.77, which is $700 off of MSRP. If you love the beautiful picture of a Sony TV and need something around 40 inches, check this one out. Sony KDL-40V3000 at One Call

Don’s Dealfinder: Polk Audio R50 Tower Speakers only $59.99 each, regularly $199.99 each!

Polk R50 Tower Speakers (Black Finish Shown) Fry’s has Polk Audio R50 Tower Speakers in cherry finish for only $59.99 each, reduced from $199.99 each!  That’s a stunning deal on a floorstanding speaker from a name-brand manufacturer with a reputation for excellent quality and customer service. Limit one pair per customer.  If you are looking […]

Don’s Dealfinder: Amazon Blu-ray sale, movies as low as $14.49

I’ve long touted as the best place to buy high definition discs in both HD DVD and Blu-ray formats.   Right now Amazon has 229 Blu-ray titles (many of them top-shelf) for as little as $14.49.   If you have a PS3 or a Blu-ray player, check it out as there are bound to […]

Don’s Dealfinder: Technobabble from Randy Salas (Onkyo and Others)

Want to save big on a top surround sound receiver?   My friend Randy Salas at the Minneapolis Star Tribune has an excellent  post on his blog  with  some great places to find deals.   Of special note is the Onkyo TX-SR605 for $305 delivered from (refurbished unit).   In a recent email me, […]

Don’s Dealfinder: Toshiba 42″ 1080p LCD HDTV: was $1,699, now $999!

Toshiba 42HL167 This deal is an absolute stunner! has the top-rated Toshiba 42HL167 1080p LCD HDTV for only $999, greatly reduced from the MSRP of $1,699.   If you’ve seen the HD DVD endcap display at Best Buy, this is the TV they most commonly use to show off the format, and for […]

Don’s Dealfinder: Insignia NS-B2111 bookshelf speakers for $49.98 per pair

This great-sounding bookshelf speaker is a bargain at its regular price of $87.98, at $49.98 they are a steal! Work great for both music and home theater with a warm, rich, and detailed sound that is non-fatiguing… just don’t crank them up to the max and you’ll be fine. Read my review and see them […]

Don’s Dealfinder: Outlaw Audio Preamp/Processors for $499 and $799

Outlaw Model 970 Preamp/Processor Outlaw Model 990 Preamp/Processor Outlaw Model 7075 Amplifier Yow. Outlaw Audio has their Model 970 Preamp/Processor on sale for only $499, and their top-of-the-line Model 990 Preamp/Processor for only $799. That’s a tremendous bargain as the 970 and 990 were considered great deals for their usual asking prices… it wasn’t that […]

Don’s Dealfinder: PSB Alpha T Tower Speakers from Saturday Audio, $299/pair (MSRP $549)

Here’s a chance to get some top quality audiophile tower speakers for the price you would pay for bookshelf speakers. PSB’s Alpha series has long been known for great sound, and Chicago’s Saturday Audio has long been known for great deals on closeout gear that is audiophile-tested, audiophile-approved. I commend Andy Zimmerman, Saturday Audio’s proprietor, […]

Don’s Dealfinder: Oppo DV-970HD Universal DVD player, $119 Refurbished

Oppo DV-970HD Upconverting DVD player with SACD/DVD-Audio   Oppo’s upconverting DVD players are some of the finest available at any price, with top-notch picture and sound. They even include an HDMI cable! I could ramble on but so much has been said about Oppo’s players and the company’s outstanding customer service, no more needs to […]

Don’s Dealfinder: Sony DSC-V3 7.2 mp camera for $249, reduced from $499

  Sony’s DSC-V3 is a full-featured 7.2 megapixel camera that provides professional quality in a compact size.  It was  a good value at its regular price of $499… at under $250 there is nothing that can touch this camera.   Not only is picture quality impeccable, the fine fit and finish and high-grade construction  are […]

Don’s Dealfinder- Toshiba HD-A1 HD DVD player for $149 (factory refurbished)

Toshiba HD-A1 HD DVD Player You’ve probably heard about the HD DVD vs. Blu-ray “format war” as each vies to become the new high definition video disc format. (VHS vs. Betamax in the 21st Century.) You may have decided to wait it out for now. Well, at only $149, I suggest you jump in… both […]

Don’s Dealfinder- Harman/Kardon HK3480 120 watt per channel stereo receiver, $188 (refurbished)

Harman/Kardon HK3480 Stereo Receiver Building a system for music?   This top performing stereo  receiver has been on Stereophile Magazine’s  coveted recommended components list for years at its regular price of $399.   At $188 refurbished with warranty, for  the same price as  mass-market junk you can own a serious, high-performance receiver that you will […]