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Deal of the Day: Lenovo Y470P Laptop, 14" display, Core i7, $799 with Free Shipping

Our Deal of the Day is Lenovo US (ThinkPad) - IdeaPad Y470P Laptop with 14" Display, 2nd Gen Core i7, 8GB Memory, AMD Radeon HD 1GB and More for Only $799 with Free Shipping.

 

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A huge savings on this very well equipped IdeaPad Multimedia laptop. You get the following:

 

14" HD LED display with integrated 2.0mp camera

2nd Gen Intel Core i7-2670QM processor

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

AMD Radeon HD 7690 1GB graphics

8GB DDR3 1333MHz memory

Dual layer DVD+/-RW drive

6 cell battery

Bluetooth 2.1+EDR

1 year warranty

 

Use ecoupon: 7DAYDEALS0223 (expires 2/29/12)

 

LENOVO IDEAPAD Y470P LAPTOP ECOUPON DEAL

 

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Deal of the Day: HP ENVY 15 Premium 15.6" Laptop w/i5-2430M, Radeon 7690M- $897.49 Shipped!

Our Deal of the Day is HP Home & Home Office Store - HP ENVY 15 Premium 15.6" Laptop PC w/ i5-2430M, Radeon 7690M, 6GB DDR3, Radiance Keyboard - $897.49 Shipped!

 

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HP's new 15% off ENVY Laptops may not seem as good as the previous 30% coupon, but with the $250 instant rebate, you're actually getting a BETTER price by almost $50!

 

2nd Gen Intel Core i5-2450M, 2.5GHz to 3.1GHz

1GB AMD Radeon 7690M Graphics w/ HDMI and DisplayPort

6GB 1333MHz DDR3 System Memory

500GB 7200RPM Hard Drive

15.6" HD BrightView LED-backlit Display (1366x768)

Slot-Loading SuperMulti 8X DVD+/-R/RW

Intel 802.11a/b/g/n WLAN and Bluetooth w/ Wireless Display Support

Full-size Radiance backlit keyboard

2 year limited warranty included

 

The ENVY 15 has been completely revamped and improved inside and out. It is a stunningly beautiful piece of work!

 

Use coupon code: NBE4836 for the 15% discount. Expires 02/25/2012 or after 450 uses.

 

HP ENVY 15 PREMIUM LAPTOP PC DEAL

 

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RumorTT: Apple's next-gen MacBook Pro's could adopt MacBook Air's form factor

I love my 2011 Edition 17-inch MacBook Pro, I use it to do all of my TweakTown work and its just a workhorse, it doesn't generally skip a beat. I love it for it's IPS-based 17-inch 1920x1200-pixel panel, which is absolutely gorgeous. But, this news scares me.

 

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Apple are rumored to take a leaf from the MacBook Air's design, and push this into their professional notebook line: the MacBook Pro. Apple have been waiting for Intel's shrunken-down Ivy Bridge processors before launching a new MacBook this year, and now AppleInsider are claiming that the shift will see Apple move their MBP line to be along the lines of the Air's design aesthetic, which will cover 11- to 17-inch models later this year.

 

This will include new, ultra-thin unibody enclosures that jettison yesteryear technologies like optical disk drives and traditional hard drives in favor of models with lightweight chassis that employ flash-memory based solid-state drives, instant-on capabilities, extended battery life, and rely on digital distribution for software and media.

 

"They're all going to look like MacBook Airs," one person familiar with the new MacBook Pro designs told AppleInsider. Meanwhile, existing MacBook Pro designs are expected to be phased out over the course of the year.

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Deal of the Day: Dell Inspiron 15 with an Intel Core i3 for $399.99

Our Deal of the Day is Dell Home - 15.6" Dell Inspiron 15 with Intel Core i3, 4GB Memory, 500GB HD, DVD Burner, Wireless-N, Webcam, and 6-Month Blockbuster Subscription for $399.99 with FREE Shipping!

 

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Get a 15.6" LED-backlit Dell Inspiron 15 (N5040) laptop with 2.66Ghz Intel Core i3-390M, 4GB DDR3 SDRAM, 500GB hard drive, 8x DVD+/-RW DL, 802.11b/g/n wireless, webcam, 6-cell LiOh battery, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, and 1 year warranty, plus a 6-month trial to Blockbuster Total Access for $519.99 - $120 instant discount = $399.99 with FREE shipping. Ends 2/21/12 at 7AM CT.

 

DELL INSPIRON 15 LAPTOP DEAL

 

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Deal of the Day: HP Pavilion dv6t Select Edition 15.6" Laptop PC for $759.99

Our Deal of the Day is HP Home & Home Office Store - HP Pavilion dv6t Select Edition 15.6" Laptop PC w/ 1920x1080, Intel Core i5-2450M, 8GB RAM, AMD Radeon HD 7470M - $759.99 Shipped Free!

 

HP's new $200 off $1,099+ STACKABLE coupon code gets you this HP Pavilion dv6t Select Edition Laptop PC with some amazing specs for just $759.99 shipped! Check it out:

 

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2nd Gen Intel Core i5-2450M Processor - 2.5 GHz to 3.1 GHz

1GB AMD Radeon HD 7470M GDDR5 Discrete Graphics [HDMI, VGA]

8GB DDR3 System Memory (2 Dimm)

750GB 5400 rpm Hard Drive

15.6" Full HD HP Anti-glare LED (1920 x 1080)

SuperMulti 8X DVD+/-R/RW with Double Layer Support

HP TrueVision HD Webcam w/Integrated Digital Microphone

HP SimplePass Fingerprint Reader

Intel 802.11b/g/n WLAN and Bluetooth

 

Use coupon code: NBU8677 for the $200 off $1,099+ STACKABLE discount. Expires after 1500 uses or on 02/19/2012.

 

HP PAVILION DV6T 15.6 INCH INTEL CORE I5-2450M FULL HD 1920X1080 LAPTOP PC SALE

 

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Razer second wave of Blade gaming laptops sells out

When Razer first unveiled the "world's first true gaming laptop", they had people in a flurry of excitement. It then arrived, and promptly sold out of its first wave of stock, and only just a few days ago got their second wave of stock, which they again, promptly sold out of.

 

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Razer are telling people through their Facebook page that they expect more stock to arrive on February 29th, and those who are signed up for the notification e-mail, will receive one as soon as stock is back at the Razer HQ. Razer are still one-upping the competition by continuing to offer the Razer Orochi Blade Edition to those who purchase the Blade gaming laptop.

 

If you want to check out some initial impressions of the Razer Blade by our own amazing Cameron Wilmot, check that out here. Whilst it doesn't do much for me, the laptop is popular on its own merit, in the form of selling out, twice.

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Deal of the Day: Office Depot - 17.3" LED-backlit HP g7-1310us Laptop with 2nd Gen Intel Core i3, 6GB Memory, 640GB HD, DVD Burner, Wireless-N, Bluetooth, Webcam, and More for $449.99 after Rebate with FREE Delivery!

Today's Deal of the Day is Office Depot - 17.3" LED-backlit HP g7-1310us Laptop with 2nd Gen Intel Core i3, 6GB Memory, 640GB HD, DVD Burner, Wireless-N, Bluetooth, Webcam, and More for $449.99 after Rebate with FREE Delivery!

 

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This 17.3" LED-backlit 1600 x 900 resolution HP g7-1310us laptop features a 2nd generation 2.3Ghz Intel Core i3-2350M, 6GB DDR3 SDRAM, 640GB hard drive, 8x DVD+/-RW DL, 802.11b/g/n wireless, multi-in-1 media card reader, HDMI output, webcam, Bluetooth, 6-cell LiOh battery, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, and a 1 year warranty. A $50 rebate takes the price down to $449.99.

 

Get it from your Office Depot for $629.99 - $130 instant savings = $499.99, ending 2/11/12).

 

HP G7-13100US A6Z19UA#ABA LAPTOP REBATE DEAL

 

Send in the $50 rebate, taking the price down to $499.99, expiring 6/9/12.

 

HP G7-13100US A6Z19UA#ABA LAPTOP REBATE

 

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Eyes-on video with Razer Blade in StarCraft II at Taipei Game Show 2012

And it's not the sort you shave with. Even MS Word wants to change my "typo" to Razor instead of Razer. Razer will soon be bringing the Blade onto the market, promoted as the world's first true gaming laptop.

 

 

We managed to get some eyes-on time with the Razer Blade earlier today at the Taipei Game Show. Some young Taiwanese gamers were crowded around the laptop, waiting to get their turn on this so-called first true gaming notebook.

 

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Razer had StarCraft II installed on it, probably one of if not the most popular games in Asia. We didn't provide any commentary in the video above, but you do get a good look at the system if you're interested in buying one when they come onto the market soon, for a hefty price.

Deal of the Day: HP Home & Home Office Store - HP ENVY 15 Premium 15.6" Laptop PC w/ i5-2430M, Radeon 7690M, 6GB DDR3, Radiance Keyboard - $944.99 Shipped!

Our Deal of the Day is HP Home & Home Office Store - HP ENVY 15 Premium 15.6" Laptop PC w/ i5-2430M, Radeon 7690M, 6GB DDR3, Radiance Keyboard - $944.99 Shipped!

 

HP just release a NEW 30% off coupon good for all HP ENVY premium laptop PCs. HP has completely redesigned the ENVY 15 and it's ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS with red accents, analog volume dial, six speakers and a sub, and Beats Audio! Check it out:

 

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2nd Gen Intel Core i5-2450M, 2.5GHz to 3.1GHz

1GB AMD Radeon 7690M Graphics w/ HDMI and DisplayPort

6GB 1333MHz DDR3 System Memory

500GB 7200RPM Hard Drive

15.6" HD BrightView LED-backlit Display (1366x768)

Slot-Loading SuperMulti 8X DVD+/-R/RW

Intel 802.11a/b/g/n WLAN and Bluetooth w/ Wireless Display Support

Full-size Radiance backlit keyboard

2 year limited warranty included

The ENVY 15 has been completely revamped and improved inside and out. It is a stunningly beautiful piece of work!

Continue reading 'Deal of the Day: HP Home & Home Office Store - HP ENVY 15 Premium 15.6" Laptop PC w/ i5-2430M, Radeon 7690M, 6GB DDR3, Radiance Keyboard - $944.99 Shipped!' (full post)

Razer's $2800 Blade gaming laptop sells out in 30 minutes like a boss

We've all heard of Razer's $2800 gaming notebook, Blade, a 17-inch insanely cool laptop. It's expensive when compared to other laptops, but hey, Razer has their followers and I really thought they'd sell well, but not this well.

 

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Razer shared news of this on their Facebook page, where they revealed that the "overwhelming demand" for the Razer Blade has depleted their first wave of units, where they sold out in 30 minutes. How big this "first wave" was, is anyones guess. It could be 100, 1000 or 10,000.

 

Were you one of the lucky few to get your hands on the Razer Blade gaming laptop? Or do you know anyone who got their hands on it? If so, shoot me an e-mail and let me know, I'd love to hear your thoughts on it.

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