The new Argos ‘living for less’ catalogue for Spring/Summer 2012 has been launched and Which? has looked inside to find out what’s hot.
The 77th Argos catalogue contains 1,766 pages with over 8,000 new products.
Argos says it has frozen or lowered 11,000 prices, while hundreds of WOW deals and Value ranges products are included again.
Which? tests a range of Argos products – including many from the Argos Value range. Find full testing reports and results in our reviews for kettles, toasters, slow cookers and one of the cheapest we’ve tested.
The new Argos catalogue
We’ve had our usual look through the Argos catalogue and website to highlight the Argos deals and find some hot picks.
- Dualit returns to the Argos catalogue with a range of premium products including the Dualit lite 2 slice toaster and Dualit kettles
- Brighten up your kitchen the cheap way with colourful ranges of small kitchen appliances from big brands, such as Morphy Richards, Breville, Tefal and Argos’s own colour match range feature
- Over 350 stores now feature a ‘take home today’ range for appliances including washing machines, fridges, freezers and tumble dryers
- Argos’s lowest priced breadmaker is one we’ve tested. We reveal if £40 will get you a decent loaf of bread in the full test report
Online deals include:
- Half price on selected small kitchen appliances
- 3 for 2 on all Argos Colour Match items
- £120 savings on selected Dyson vacuum cleaners
- Half price on selected male shaving and grooming products
Extended Argos nursery range
Argos has extended its nursery range to include over 800 options online covering pushchairs, child car seats as well as feeding and accessories.
Deals we spotted include cots starting from £59.99, a lightweight stroller for as little as £34.99, and a range of cot beds.
Argos also have an extended range of Quinny, Baby Jogger and Obaby pushchairs and accessories online.
Find full testing reviews for a wide range of baby products, such as pushchairs, high chairs, breast pumps, baby monitors and baby carriers, in the Which? Baby & Child section of the website.
Shopping at Argos
For the first time the popular Amazon Kindle is now available via the catalogue, whereas previously it was only available online.
The new Argos catalogue is available to pick up from Argos stores nationwide now. Alternatively you can shop via the Argos website, on your mobile or via Argos TV.
- Find out the difference between a kettle and a hot water dispenser in our new Hot water dispensers review.
- Hunting for a toaster bargain but not sure what to get? Find out How to buy the best toaster.
- New arrival due? Avoid wasting money on non-essential items with our guide to Baby equipment you need.