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Back To School Bargains

With Christmas in the rear-view mirror, it’s time to start thinking about the inevitable return to school. With each new year comes a new set of tech challenges and requirements. Technology is a primary focus for today’s budding students, and it’s important that they have the right tools at hand. As parents, navigating the ever-changing world of tech can be a perilous proposition. With often high costs involved, making the right choice and future-proofing a purchase is essential. To help tackle the tech minefield, we’ve put together a school’s back guide for this month. From Chromebooks to tablets, portable power to storage solutions, we’ve covered all the essentials for the road back to class in 2024.   

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When does the Back to School sales start?

There’s never a bad time to get great deals on school supplies at JB. But our Back to School sale is the perfect time. In fact, our Back to School sale in 2024 is probably the best thing about the start of the new school year. JB’s sale runs until late January each year. You’ll find everything the kids need for the school year including:

  • Great prices
  • Best brands
  • Quality products
  • The latest tech
  • Huge range

What back to school supplies should I buy?

Start the school year with deals on the latest technology. Add these tech supplies to your Back to School list:

What brands do Back to School sales?

JB is the home of leading brands, which means quality products, great value, and the latest technology. We don’t shy away from ensuring well-known brands are included in our Back to School sale, with crazy deals on everything the kids need. Ensure your student rocks up to the first day of school with tech supplies they can trust, with brands on sale including:

What are the best deals on school supplies?

A Back to School Sale like this one is all about getting the right supplies that work both at school and at home. As well as having student laptops, computers, and headphones in-store and online, we’ve got all the other IT stuff to help make sure the first day, and every day, goes as smoothly as possible. Check out the top value on school supplies such as:

  • Storage. Back up your work with ease.
  • Printing. Get everything connected when you need it.
  • Networking. Making sure home school is up and running has never been more important.
  • Audio. All the speakers and headphones to help kids learn. 
  • Software. Ensure your devices are protected and have the latest programs.

What are the best laptops for students?

We wouldn’t be JB without some great laptop deals for primary school and secondary school students, including:

  • Asus. You’ll love our great deal on the Asus ZenBook EVO Flip.
  • HP. The HP Envy 2-in-1 is perfect for older students and the HP 50R82PA is a quality entry-level laptop.
  • Lenovo. As its name suggests, the IdeaPad Duet offers a heap of flexibility across the range.

Need school supplies for uni? JB’s Back to Uni Sale has incredible bargains for university students, too! From the latest laptops to top-of-the-line tech accessories, we’re dishing out jaw-dropping discounts on all your tech needs. Make this semester your best yet – shop now and save big!

What Other JB Sale Events Can I Look Forward To?

Gear up for unbeatable savings with JB Hi-Fi's exciting sales events happening throughout the year, including:

^Discounts apply to most recent previous ticketed/advertised price. As we negotiate on price, products are likely to have sold below ticketed/advertised price in stores prior to the discount offer. Prices may differ at airport & express stores.