Asda archive

  • Xbox One Titanfall bundle now only £349 at Amazon and Asda, same price as PS4
    Gaming

    Xbox One Titanfall bundle now only £349 at Amazon and Asda, same price as PS4

    By 11 April 2014

    Asda and Amazon are both selling the Xbox One with a free copy of Titanfall for £349, the same price the UK supermarket chain sells the PS4 without a game. Remarkably Amazon still sells the standard edition Xbox One for £379, so it's a no-brainer to...

  • Asda teams with Zappar for AR Easter Adventure Hunt in stores, find the Easter bunny for a free gift
    Apps

    Asda teams with Zappar for AR Easter Adventure Hunt in stores, find the Easter bunny for a free gift

    By 9 April 2014

    Augmented reality specialist Zappar and UK supermarket chain Asda have partnered to offer a day of Easter fun up and down the country. Almost 400 Asda stores across the UK will host The Easter Adventure Hunt from 10am to 4pm on this coming Saturday, 12...

  • Xbox One Day One Edition still available for launch delivery at Asda (update)
    Gaming

    Xbox One Day One Edition still available for launch delivery at Asda (update)

    By 18 November 2013

    UPDATE: Sadly, you will have had to be quick on this as it now seems that Asda has completely sold out of stock for launch day delivery, be that the Day One Edition or bundles. It currently states that consoles will now be delivered "on or after 2 December"....

  • Asda offers 3D printing: First UK store to launch service at a supermarket near you
    Online

    Asda offers 3D printing: First UK store to launch service at a supermarket near you

    By 9 October 2013

    Asda is the first UK supermarket to offer a 3D printing service, allowing shoppers to order prints, which take only two minutes each to scan, and then pick up their 3D object next time they visit. The service will launch as a trial on 15 October, with...

  • PS4 available for pre-order from Asda
    Gaming

    PS4 available for pre-order from Asda

    By 11 April 2013

    UK supermarket chain Asda has followed Game's lead in opening its PlayStation 4 pre-order page for business, even though we are still yet to find out price or release date. You can reserve your PS4 with a £20 deposit, which will ensure you will get your...

  • Wii U prices slashed by £50 at Asda
    Gaming

    Wii U prices slashed by £50 at Asda

    By 4 March 2013

    Nintendo may be adamant that it will not be cutting the price of the Wii U console, even though it has not performed as well as initially forecast, but that isn't stopping retailers from slashing their own prices in order to shift stock. UK superstore...

  • Skype prepaid cards hit UK high street stores, including Asda and Sainsburys
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    Skype prepaid cards hit UK high street stores, including Asda and Sainsburys

    By 5 November 2012

    Skype has signed deals with several top UK high street shops which will sell prepaid cards for the video calling service. Available in £10 and £20 denominations, the cards will be stocked in 1,400 Asda, Sainsburys, Currys, PC World and WHSmith stores...

  • Resurrected Polaroid brand now used on 3D TVs, docks and clocks
    Cameras

    Resurrected Polaroid brand now used on 3D TVs, docks and clocks

    By 24 July 2012

    Iconic camera manufacturer Polaroid is branching out into 3D TVs, media players and audio equipment after agreeing to a partnership with Asda. The joint venture will see a range of Polaroid products sold both through ASDA’s high street retail stores...

  • Cheap smartphones and Zappar augmented reality T-shirts on sale at Asda
    Phones

    Cheap smartphones and Zappar augmented reality T-shirts on sale at Asda

    By 14 June 2012

    Buy the Motorola RAZR smartphone from high street retailer Asda and you could save yourself £100. The retailer is selling the handset for £319, making it around £100 cheaper than the likes of Currys and Argos. It’s not the only credit-crunching deal...

  • Kodak EasyShare Mini M200 just £25 at Asda
    Cameras

    Kodak EasyShare Mini M200 just £25 at Asda

    By 3 February 2012

    Back in July last year digital cameras went Asda-price when the supermarket giant offered up the Nikon Coolpix L23 for just £49. This was followed by a £14 Disney kids camera last month and now Asda is offering yet another budget camera option: The...

  • HTC Evo 3D hits the bargain bucket at Asda
    Phones

    HTC Evo 3D hits the bargain bucket at Asda

    By 24 January 2012

    Has the bottom fallen out of the 3D smartphone boom? Supermarket Asda certainly thinks so (or perhaps it doesn't, see update at bottom) as it is offering one of last year's superphones, the HTC Evo 3D, for under £250. "It’s a blockbuster phone at an...

  • Asda sells digital camera for £14
    Cameras

    Asda sells digital camera for £14

    By 4 January 2012

    Asda is selling what it claims to be Britain's cheapest digital camera. At £14, it certainly sounds like a bargain, but we doubt you'll want to go on holiday with one... Unless you're a kiddie, that is. The cameras on offer are from a Disney range of...

  • Asda stocks £40 Blu-ray player - equates to 12 steak and ale pies
    Home Cinema

    Asda stocks £40 Blu-ray player - equates to 12 steak and ale pies

    By 17 November 2011

    UK superstore Asda has slashed the price of its entry level Blu-ray player to £40, just in time for Christmas. The ONN DS-BD52 is pretty basic stuff, but is now believed to be the cheapest deck available in British stores. Additionally, and as part of...

  • Asda sells 40-inch HD TV for less than £300
    Home Cinema

    Asda sells 40-inch HD TV for less than £300

    By 21 July 2011

    Asda continues its ultra value for money approach to technology with a super cheap 40 inch TV, retailing at just £299.  The Luxor TV includes a built in Freeview tuner and amazingly Full HD 1080p output, something usually reserved for slightly more...

  • Asda sells £99 Android-powered Arnova tablet
    Tablets

    Asda sells £99 Android-powered Arnova tablet

    By 18 July 2011

    Asda is set to stock what must be one of the cheapest Android tablets currently on the market, the £99 Arnova  The 8-inch Android 2.1-powered device boasts 4GB of internal memory, built in Wi-Fi and an SDHC slot for extra storage.  Arnova is stating...

  • Asda Tech Trade-in to help Brits cash in on £billions of unused gadgets
    Gadgets

    Asda Tech Trade-in to help Brits cash in on £billions of unused gadgets

    By 16 May 2011

    Brits have at least 35 million old mobile phones lurking unused in the back of drawers. They also have 11 million old digital cameras, 9 million redundant PCs, 5.5 million old laptops, just over a million unused satnavs and 12 million outdated games...

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab under £300 at Asda
    Tablets

    Samsung Galaxy Tab under £300 at Asda

    By 24 March 2011

    The choice of tablets on the market at the moment is quite staggering when you think how new the form factor actually is; and with the imminent arrival of the iPad 2 in the UK choosing the right device is about to get a whole lot trickier. So in order...

  • Asda offers £15 game with every Nintendo 3DS
    Gaming

    Asda offers £15 game with every Nintendo 3DS

    By 23 March 2011

    If you don't like Plan B, or there isn't a HMV in your area, but you still want to get your hands on the Nintendo 3DS minutes after it goes on sale in the early hours of Friday morning then get yourself down to your local Asda. The pocket-friendly supermarket...

  • Nintendo 3DS cheap(er) with Asda discount code
    Gaming

    Nintendo 3DS cheap(er) with Asda discount code

    By 27 January 2011

    Having got over the excitement of last week's European Nintendo 3DS launch, we have to say that we're still a little bit disappointed by the hefty price tag. But, help is at hand from bargain-specialist Asda, who will be knocking out the device for £217...

  • Amazon remains UK's biggest e-retailer
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    Amazon remains UK's biggest e-retailer

    By 2 July 2010

    Amazon has held its position as the UK's biggest online retailer in the fourth annual IMRG/Hitwise Hot Shops list - a position it has held since the list's inception. In fact, the top three remain unchanged with Argos in second place and Play in third....

  • Asda selling £9 phone with £10 credit
    Phones

    Asda selling £9 phone with £10 credit

    By 30 April 2010

    Here's a deal for the penny-savers amongst you. Asda's just told us that starting on 1 May, it's going to be stocking a phone for £9 which comes with £10 of credit pre-loaded. The handset, which is the Alcatel OT222 - described as "cute and simple"...

  • Asda could be selling Linux-powered tablet PC by Christmas
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    Asda could be selling Linux-powered tablet PC by Christmas

    By 20 October 2009

    Texet, a UK company better known for its calculators and low cost digital gadgets, is working on a tablet PC shown off during a recent sourcing fair in Hong Kong. We got the chance to get a few minutes hands-on time with the ARM-powered device and first...

  • Daily Tech Deal: Half price iPod-ready car stereo
    Audio

    Daily Tech Deal: Half price iPod-ready car stereo

    By 27 April 2009

    If you'd like to hook your iPod up to your car stereo, then today's tech deal offers a budget way to do so. Asda Direct is currently selling an iPod-ready Goodmans car stereo for just under £50 - and half price from its suggested price of £99. The unit...

  • Daily Tech Deal: Asda offers games for under £10
    Gaming

    Daily Tech Deal: Asda offers games for under £10

    By 15 April 2009

    Today's Daily Tech Deal is for those of you who are currently choosing to "staycation" rather than going out in our more cost conscious times. Asda is currently offering a ton of games for under a tenner, so you can rack up a fair few hours of indoor...

  • Daily Tech Deal: DAB radio under £25
    Audio

    Daily Tech Deal: DAB radio under £25

    By 1 April 2009

    No this is not an April fool, you really can get this DAB radio for under £25 from Asda direct. So what do you get for your £23.95? Well, the spec includes a blue LCD backlight which gives information by way of scrolling text, an FM PLL digital tuner...