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Tis the season for hardware refreshes, and with new hardware on the horizon from big names in the tech business, there are plenty of deals to be had on current generation products. Google is doing a bit of inventory clearing of its own and has given the go ahead for retailers to slash the price of its highly-capable Nexus Player. Best Buy is taking the lead with a 50 percent discount, which drops the Nexus Player’s price from $99.99 to a very attractive $49.99. The Nexus Player, which is built by ASUS, is a set-top box that is capable of handling not only all of your streaming demands, but can also gaming. To show its commitment to gaming (unlike, say, Apple) Google launched a dedicated gamepad... Read more...
Patience isn't just a virtue, it's also a money saving tactic. More evidence of that comes in the form of a $20 price cut to the Nexus Player in the Google Store, which brings the total down to $79 with free shipping. Tack on another $40 if you also want the Gamepad, an optional accessory that isn't on sale. It also comes with free shipping, so you're looking at $119 for both.The Nexus Player is a streaming media device built by Asus for Google. It runs the new Android TV and is powered by a 1.8GHz Intel Atom quad-core CPU and Imagination PowerVR Series 6 graphics. Think of its as Google's answer to Apple TV, Roku Player, Amazon Fire TV, and any other streaming boxes (or sticks) you can think... Read more...