Need a new laptop able to meet modern software demands that can be shipped and delivery before Christmas Day? Not only are several retailers offering free and fast shipping on machines with an Intel Core i7 CPU, but there’s deals available now that are near Black Friday and Cyber Monday prices (in fact, cheaper if you factor in the free 2 business day shipping).
HP’s Free 2 Day Shipping Deals
HP has new coupons this week hits prices near their best Cyber Monday deals to entice you to buy. Not only are their popular Core i7 laptops at a respectable $175 discount, you get free two day shipping – a new development that began December 10th.
Today HP released three new coupons, but the best one by far is BUY175 which discounts PC’s sold on their site with a list price of $899+ by $175. With a list price of $899 the cheaper laptops sold by HP does not qualify for this coupon (if only you can take $175 off a $499 laptop), but rather the best deals can be made with HP’s Core i7 laptops – particularly their popular Envy 15 and Envy 17 lineups. Below are the top 3 picks:
|HP Envy 17t-j100 Haswell Core i7-4700MQ, HD+ 900p for $724.99 with free 2 day shipping (normally $899.99 – use coupon code BUY175)|
|HP Envy TouchSmart 15t-j100 Quad Edition Core i7-4700MQ for $724.99 with free 2 day shipping (normally $899.99 – use coupon code BUY175)|
|HP Envy 15t-j100 Quad Edition Core i7-4700MQ, GeForce GT 740M for $729.99 with free 2 day shipping (normally $904.99 – use coupon code BUY175)|
Note: You’ll have to choose the free two day shipping at checkout as it doesn’t automatically add to cart. If you order is estimated to ship before December 19, you’ll receive the laptop in time for Christmas:
Lenovo Laptop Deals in Time For Christmas
If you order by December 20th you’ll receive in-stock Lenovo laptops in time for Christmas. Deals there are not as strong as HP this week, but the following two models are just as good or better than Cyber Monday:
|Lenovo IdeaPad Z710 59400486 Haswell Core i7-4700MQ, 8GB RAM, 1TB HDD for $699 with free shipping (normally $999 – use coupon code HOLIDAYDEAL). Cheapest ever by $80.|
|Lenovo IdeaPad Y410p 59392571 Haswell Core i7-4700MQ, GeForce GT 755M 2GB, 8GB RAM for $749 with free shipping (normally $1,299 – use coupon code HOLIDAYDEAL).|
Other Fast Ship Options from Sony, Dell
Sony, for instance, is offering free shipping on all orders $50 and up (with the exception of 47-inch or larger HDTVs). Dell is not offering sitewide expediated shipping – however, they do sell Alienware laptops and those will ship in 1-3 business days (normally 5-7) so you should receive in time for Christmas if you order by December 19th.
|Sony VAIO Fit 15 Touch Core i7-3537U, 8GB RAM, 750GB HDD + 8GB SSD for $949.99 with free shipping (normally $1,049.99).|
|Alienware 14 Haswell Core i7-4700MQ (4th gen), Full HD 1080p, 8GB RAM, GeForce GT 750M for $1,249 with free shipping (normally $1,349).|