Yeah, this is also a bit of March madness (asian ?GANGNAM? style).. in years' past some "DUMPING" of electronics or surplus manufacturing happens in the transition from Q1 to Q2..
Although a triple whammy of higher gas prices, higher taxes and lower incomes are going to halt consumer spending. So, even at cheap prices for poor quality products there might not be many takers. Could have to give it away (free after rebate) or cross promotion w/ other products.