This **discount calculator** estimates the discounted price of an item for sale after the percentage off is applied to the initial price. You can discover more about this concern and check an example message below the form.

## How does this discount calculator work?

This is a quick tool you can use whenever shopping online or offline as it determines the discounted price of a reduced item for sale after the percent off discount is applied to the initial sale price. The *discount calculator* also computes the savings you make due to the discount percent, so that you can find what fits best your needs when shopping. You just have input the initial price of the item you want to find the discount and the percent off (%) that needs to be applied.

Searching for discounts or for best prices on the market for different items for sale is very popular among buyers that is why it is normal to check and calculate any percent off retailers offer in order to see whether that is really an offer or not.

The Discount Calculator might also come in handy when analyzing the offers from different providers or retailers, because it performs the discount calculation by applying the percent off to the initial price.

Here are a few of the used terms:

- Discounted price is the final sale price you have to pay after the percent off is applied to the original price.

Discounted price = Original price – (Original price * Percent off).

- Savings you make by purchasing the reduced or on sale item.

Savings you make = Original price – Discounted price.

## Example calculation:

Original price: $34

Discount: 10%

Result: Discounted price = $30.60 Savings you make = $3.40

28 Mar, 2015