Free Sony PS3 with Sony VAIO Laptop Purchase is Back, Plus $150 Off Rebate!


The Free PS3 or PS Vita deal with Sony VAIO laptop purchase is now back on.  This is supposed to be for students only, but anyone can pretty much get it if you follow this link:

Sony Education Store, Free PS3 Deal and Free $150 Visa Card

Then follow the graphic that says “Save up to $250 on a Playstation” system” and you’ll see a bunch of coupon codes you can use to get discounts.  Here are the following coupon codes you can use:

  • 250PS3 – Get a Free Playstation 3 with the purchase of certain Sony laptops including the VAIO S, VAIO T or VAIO L
  • 250VITA – Get a Free Playstation Vita
  • CAMPUS5 – Get 5% off your VAIO purchase
  • CAMPUS10 – Get 10% off your VAIO S, VAIO T or VAIO L purchase

Then, after using that coupon you can get either a $100 rebate or $150 rebate in the form of a prepaid Visa card by visiting this page:

Up to $150 Off Visa Prepaid Card

You have to fill in a rebate form and submit a copy of the receipt and barcode.  If you configure your VAIO with Windows 7 Home Premium you get a $100 rebate card and if you configure Windows 7 Professional you get a $150 rebate card.

Free PS3 with Sony VAIO purchase

An example deal you can get is the Sony VAIO S13 with the following specs for $899:

  • 13.3” 1366 x 768 screen
  • Intel Core i5-3210M processor
  • Nvidia 640M graphics
  • 500GB HD 7200RPM storage
  • 6GB RAM
  • Weight of 3.69lbs

Then you get the free PS3 with a value of $250, you can sell the PS3 on Amazon unopened for $245 right now (very easy to do) and then you get the $100 mail-in rebate bringing the total effective price down to around $600 after you factor in taxes and shipping.  This is an excellent deal for the premium VAIO S13 laptop with Intel Ivy Bridge Core i5 processor and gaming capable Nvidia 640M graphics!

Here are links to the latest Sony Laptop Deals!



2 Responses to Free Sony PS3 with Sony VAIO Laptop Purchase is Back, Plus $150 Off Rebate!

  1. ZaZ August 5, 2012 at 10:28 am #

    While it’s still a good deal, I noticed the Vaio S was selling for $150 less last week.

    • Andrew Baxter August 6, 2012 at 4:31 pm #

      Gotta love marketing and playing with price and offers. If you sell the PS3 you should get around $200 after selling fees etc., still a slightly better deal. Though some who don’t want a PS3 nor the hassle of selling it would see things differently.

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