It's a jungle out there. Even if you know your SATA from your USB3.0, rooting out the cheapest deal on computing gear can be a time-consuming exercise. Time that could be better spent playing Goat Simulator.
Save yourself the effort with this handy list of hot deals and super savings - whatever the season.
From laptops to tablets to graphics cards, if you're looking to save some precious pounds on your next computing purchase, you're in the right place.
Back to school laptop deals
Beautiful, compact, and a pleasure to work on - even without a fancy touchbar at the top.
- Buy the Apple MacBook Pro 13in here £1140 from Amazon - saving over £110
Microsoft's carpet-covered laptop is an ultra-portable stunner
- Buy the Microsoft Surface Laptop here £929.99 from Amazon - saving over £45
Not quite the whole package, but still difficult to beat for the money. If power and pixels are all that matter, pick this over a MacBook
- Buy the Asus ZenBook UX310UA here £729.99 from Argos - saving over £15
Small in size, great in stature, and an excellent Windows 10 ultrabook with a fantastic infinity display and great performance and good battery life.
A new Kaby Lake CPU keeps the 'regular' MacBook competitively brilliant
- Buy the Apple MacBook (2017) here £1089 from Amazon - saving over £450
Cheap but not nasty makes for a refreshing combination, especially if you're on a tight budget
- Buy the Lenovo IdealPad 320S here £349 from Currys PC World - saving over £150
A super-slim laptop that can change, Transformer-like, into a gaming PC beast, Why choose between style and stamina, and playing Skyrim with all the fancy effects? The Blade does both - as long as you invest in the Core.
Shorn of its initial bugs, Microsoft's first laptop is a lustworthy machine with premium appeal. It is painfully expensive and struggles with gaming, but plentiful processing power and a pixel-packed touchscreen make it a Windows 10 wizard.
- Buy the Microsoft Surface Book here for £1004.99 from eGlobal central - saving over £185
A fantastic balance of power and form, plus, it's so nice to type on - with a brilliant, bright, colourful screen
- Buy the Apple MacBook Pro 15in with Touch Bar here for £1899 from Amazon - saving over £450
A glass-and-metal overhaul make this laptop a looker
Back to school tablet deals
Tablets just don't get any better than this right now. A genuine alternative to a bulky laptop.
- Buy the Apple iPad Pro 10.5 here for £600 from KRCS - saving over £15
The best Android tablet around goes toe-to-toe with Apple's iPad Pro. If iOS isn't for you, this is the top tab to buy.
- Buy the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 here for £558.70 from My Trendy Phone - saving over £40
The cheapest full-size iPad is still an iPad, which makes it one of the best tablets money can buy
- Buy the Apple iPad here for £314 from Amazon - saving over £25
A clear improvement on Samsung's first attempt at a Windows tablet
Flawed, yes, but this is the best ultra-cheap tablet around - and now it has Alexa too
Turns out the future of laptops looks a lot like an Android hybrid tablet
- Buy the Google Pixel C here for £473.49 from Amazon - saving over £100
Apple's tablet colossus isn't quite as productive as a Surface Pro, but it's still a great device for getting stuff done
- Buy the Apple iPad Pro 12.9 here for £587.99 from Game - saving over £90
Probably the closest thing to an iPad Mini running Android, the M3 is a small, stylish and well-built tablet that's plenty powerful enough for all sorts of streaming and multimedia - even if the overall performance falls a bit short.
- Buy the Huawei MediaPad M3 here for £235.70 from eGlobal - saving over £80
Yes, the software is frustrating. Yes, the build isn't quite as classy as its competitors. And, yes, the camera isn't too hot, either. But the ZenPad S is also seriously affordable, offering a nice display for a nice price.
- Buy the Asus ZenPad S 8.0 here for £131.99 from Amazon - saving over £30
Minority Report-styling and Android internals make this one tasty 2-in-1 tab
- Buy the Lenovo Yoga Book here for £349.99 from Lenovo - saving over £100