Hump Day Deals: Free Android Apps, 70% Off PS4 Games, Cheap Pixel Phones

Hump Day Deals: Free Android Apps, 70% Off PS4 Games, Cheap Pixel Phones
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Welcome to Wednesday! Get over the hump with some retail therapy. Here are some of the best deals we’ve spotted today, including: Get $989 off Microsoft Studio PCs, the best free apps for Android and iOS, cheap deals on last year’s best smartphones and heaps more!

The Insider's Guide To Shopping At JB Hi-Fi

JB Hi-Fi is one of Australia’s most well-known retailers and home to some of the sharpest reviews in the country. While we’ve previously explained how you should always ask for a deal at JB Hi-Fi, these tips from an insider will help you to get the most out of your trip to the black and yellow behemoth whether you’re in the market for video games, a new laptop or a fridge.

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  • This week, Lifehacker launched a dedicated deals page. Click here for the details!
  • Amazon has knocked up to 70% off select PlayStation 4 games, including FIFA 18 and Horizon Zero Dawn. Click here!
  • Steam is in the midst of its massive ‘Summer’ sale. You can get up to 90% off PC games. Click here for some highlights!
  • EB Games is currently throwing a half-price sale, including game accessories, books and loot. You can access their biggest sale ever, right here.
  • Microsoft has knocked 15% off Xbox controllers. The deal is valid until July 1. Click here!
  • The PlayStation Store is in the midst of its Days Of Play sale – score big discounts on big release games and indie titles alike. Click here!
  • Here are the ten best free apps on Android and iPhone. Click here!
  • Need a new VPN plan? You can still score huge discounts from our exclusive deal with PureVPN. Get 82% off a three-year plan or 62% off a 12-month plan, saving you $420 and $107, respectively. Click here!
  • This week’s Humble Bundle focuses on cybersecurity software. Pay what you want and save over $580. Click here!
  • There’s a bunch of free Android games and apps on the Google Play Store at the moment. If you have the storage space you could save hundreds of dollars! Here are some highlights, courtesy of OzBargain.
  • Udemy is offering 122 online courses for free. Click here to see the full list.
  • Here are Australia’s best NBN plans, ranked according to both price and speed.


  • Amazon Australia is throwing its biggest sale since launch, with thousands of items slashed by more than 50 per cent. Click here!
  • eBay is throwing an EOFY sale of its own – click here for some highlights.
  • Harvey Norman is having a Half-Yearly Clearance Sale. Yeah we know, but there are actually some pretty good bargains to be had across laptops, TVs and white goods. Click here to see the deals!
  • Need a fancy new PC? Microsoft just slashed the price of its Surface range. You can get nearly $1000 off the Surface Studio. Click here!
  • You can also save hundreds of dollars on Microsoft Surface laptops. Here’s the full list of deals.
  • Amazon Prime is officially available in Australia! We have a nice little guide on what’s included and the deals you can expect. Click here for details!
  • eBay Plus also launched a few days ago – like Amazon Prime, it offers exclusive incentives and deals. Click here to learn more!
  • While owning the latest smartphone from your favourite manufacturer may give a warm, inner glow it can also empty your wallet or max out a credit card. Here are the best smartphone deals on last year’s top-of-the-range models – including Google Pixel.
  • Who wants some Amazon daily deals? Prices start at under $5! Click here.



  • Humble Bundle is having an e-book sale on tabletop gaming books. Pay what you want and save up to $380!
  • Rebel Sport has knocked up to 70% off bicycles. Click here!
  • Amazon has knocked 40% off Disney and Pixar Blu-rays just in time for the school holidays. Click here!
  • Old faithful Lovehoney is having a 70% off sale. Ooh-er! Etc.
  • Each Wednesday, Aldi runs a ‘Special Buys’ sale on a range of heavily discounted items. Today’s deals focus on kids clothing, gourmet foodstuffs and tools for the kitchen. Click here to see the full range of deals.
  • Here’s a list of eBay’s Daily Deals.
  • The Book Depository has slashed hundreds of great books by up to 80%. All books come with free delivery worldwide. Click here to see what’s on offer.

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