Amazon’s latest deal of the day might be the perfect excuse for aspiring photographers to get their first decent piece of equipment. Several refurbished models of Samsung’s NX smart cameras are on sale for up to 70% off.
You can grab the NX1000 for $189.99, the NX2000 for $229.99, and the top-end NX300 for $269.99. All three cameras have the same 20.3 megapixel camera sensor, and all are bundled with a capable 20-50mm detachable lens that can be replaced with any NX-compatible lenses you may own or purchase in the near future.
Note that these aren’t the Samsung “Galaxy” NX cameras that run Android, but they can back your photos up in the cloud automatically thanks to built-in WiFi. Other “smart” features are for those with Samsung Galaxy smartphones and tablets, such as remote viewfinder and AutoShare (which sends photos you take directly to your smartphone).
Also on sale as a bonus item is the Blu Studio 6.0 HD. It’s a 6-inch smartphone with 720p resolution and a decent 1.2GHz quad-core processor. You’re also getting 1GB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage, and an 8 megapixel camera that can record 1080p video. The cost for all that? $130, and that even comes with free standard shipping if you don’t want to pay anything for the courtesy of having it show up on your doorstep in a week or two.