Student discounts on laptops and other gadgets

by Rob Duke | Aug 30, 2019

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The new uni term is nearly here. If you’re thinking about buying new gadgets, you can find big discounts and deals* right now:

The best student discounts (August 2019)

£100 off selected mobile handsets at Get a hefty discount on some of the latest smartphones including the Huawei P30.

Free Beats headphones (worth £300) with purchase of Apple Mac or iPad: If you’re an Apple enthusiast, this is one of the hottest deals going.

Up to 20% off Lenovo: A 20% discount on a Lenovo laptops AND free shipping on all orders over £50? Can’t say fairer than that.

Up to 10% off HP PCs: If you’ve got your heart set on an HP laptop, don’t miss out on this offer. You can also save up to 30% on accessories. Huzzah!

65% off Adobe Creative Cloud: Not strictly a ‘gadget’ discount but, if you need premium creative software for your course, check out Adobe Student discounts.

Tips on getting the best deal:

Still can’t find what you’re after? Bookmark these sites and keep checking back for new offers:

Student Money Saver: Broad money-saving advice and offers for students. It’s also worth checking out Save The Student for tips and deals.

Tech Advisor ‘Buying Advice’: Regularly updated with advice for students.

…and finally

Sometimes, one-off deals can save you more money than a student discount so make sure to check Google Shopping before you buy.

If you’ve found a specific device, enter the product name or code and you’ll be able to find out whether you can get a better price elsewhere.

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15% off gadget insurance with Protect Your Bubble: Bought a new gadget? You can get a tidy student discount on device cover with Protect Your Bubble.** Not tooting our own horn, but we’re a multi-award-winning insurance provider!***

Students - Keeping Your Tech Safe at University: Here are our expert tips for protecting your technology while you’re away studying.

Top tips for smartphone security: We rely on our phones for everything these days. Here’s a quick guide to help you keep your mobile data secure.


*All deal prices listed were found through independent desk research and were correct at time of writing. We do not earn any commission through these external links. Prices and deals are subject to change and stock availability. Please check discounts are still active on any external website before attempting to make a purchase.

** The gadgets insurance student promo code is only valid for up to 2 insured items. Policy terms, conditions and excesses apply. Underwriter Assurant General Insurance Limited. Gadget age restrictions, T&C’s & excesses apply. Customer 18+.

*** What Mobile Awards: Best Insurance Provider four years in a row (2015 – 2018).

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