These top picks for laptops, desktops, hybrids, and tablets will help you give the gift of screen-time.
As one of its daily deals, Best Buy offers the 4.6-lb. Lenovo G50 AMD A8 2GHz 15.6" LED-Backlit Laptop in Black, model no. 80E30181US, bundled with Microsoft Office 365 Personal 1-Year for PC or Mac, Titanium Internet Security 3-Device 6-Months for Windows/Mac/Android/iOS, and a game download, for $249.99 with free shipping. That's $80 off the list price of the laptop alone and the lowest total price we've seen for a Lenovo laptop with 6GB RAM. Features include an AMD A8-6410 2GHz quad-core processor, 15.6" 1366x768 LED-backlit LCD, 6GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, media card reader, webcam, 4-cell battery, and Windows 8.1 64-bit. For more info on the game download, click here. Deal ends today.
Newegg via eBay offers the 4.9-lb. refurbished Asus Intel Haswell Core i5 1.7GHz 15.6" 1080p 2-in-1 Touchscreen Laptop, model no. Q502LA-BBI5T12, for $499.99 with free shipping. That's $30 below our winter mention and the lowest total price we've seen. (It's a current low by $50.) It features an Intel Haswell Core i5-4210U 1.7GHz dual-core processor, 15.6" 1920x1080 (1080p) touchscreen LCD, 8GB RAM, 1TB hard drive, webcam, 802.11ac wireless, Gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth 4.0, and Windows 8.1 64-bit. (No optical drive is included.)
Note: No warranty information is provided.
Yugster offers the refurbished Dell Latitude E6400 Intel Core 2 Duo 2.53GHz 14.1" Laptop for $169.97 with free shipping. That's $19 below our refurb mention from last spring and lowest total price we've seen for a Dell Latitude E6400 with a 160GB hard drive. (It's a current low for a refurb by $77.) Features include an Intel Core 2 Duo P8700 2.53GHz processor, 14.1" 1280x800 widescreen LCD, 2GB RAM, 160GB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, 6-cell battery, four USB ports, and Windows 7 Professional. A 90-day Yugster warranty applies.
Note: The countdown timer on the product page does not reflect an actual expiration time and resets daily.
ExperCom offers the refurbished Apple iMac Intel Core i5 3.1GHz 27" Desktop, model no. MC814LL/A, for $1,399 plus $34.50 for shipping. That's $600 off and the lowest total price we could find. It features an Intel Core i5-2400 3.1GHz Sandy Bridge quad-core processor, 27" 2560x1440 LED-backlit glass display, 16GB RAM, 1TB hard drive, AMD Radeon HD 6970M 1GB graphics card, and SuperDrive. (It's unclear what OS is included.) Deal ends April 13.
A 90-day ExperCom warranty applies.
Ending today, Ebestshop4u via eBay offers the 2.4-lb. Apple MacBook Air Intel Haswell Core i5 1.4GHz 11.6" Laptop, model no. MD711LL/B, for $699.99 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $90. It features an Intel Core i5 1.4GHz Haswell dual-core processor, 11.6" 1366x768 display, 4GB RAM, 128GB SSD, 802.11ac wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, Thunderbolt, USB 3.0, and Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion.
A4C offers the refurbished Sony VAIO Tap 11 Intel Haswell Pentium 11.6" 1080p Touchscreen Laptop in Black, model no. SVT11213CXB, for $349.95 with free shipping. That's tied with our refurb mention from a week ago and the lowest total price we've seen for this model. (It's also $261 below the best price we could find for a new one.) Features include a Intel Pentium 3560Y 1.2GHz Haswell dual-core processor, 11.6" 1920x1080 (1080p) touchscreen LCD, 4GB RAM, 128GB SSD, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 3.0, 802.11n wireless, wireless magnetic keyboard, and Windows 8 64-bit. (It does not include an optical drive or stylus pen.)
A 90-day A4C warranty applies.
Top Electronic Deals via eBay offers the 4.5-lb. Apple MacBook Pro Intel Ivy Bridge Core i5 2.5GHz 13.3" LED-Backlit Laptop in Silver, model no. MD101LL/A, for $849.99 with free shipping. That's tied with our expired mention from five days ago as the lowest total price we've seen for a new unit. (It's also a current low by $124.) Features include an Intel Core i5-3210m 2.5GHz Ivy Bridge dual-core processor, 13.3" 1280x800 LED-backlit LCD, 4GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, SuperDrive, AirPort Extreme (802.11n wireless), Bluetooth 4.0, SDXC card slot, Facetime camera, Thunderbolt port, and Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite).
Microsoft Store offers the 5.6-lb. Lenovo Flex 2 Signature Edition Intel Haswell Core i5 1.7GHz 15.6" Touchscreen Laptop for $499 with free shipping. That's $200 off and tied our mention from a week ago as the lowest total price we've seen for any Lenovo Flex 2 with a 1080p display. It converts into a touchscreen tablet and features an Intel Core i5-4210U 1.7GHz Haswell dual-core processor, 15.6" 1920x1080 (1080p) LED-backlit touchscreen LCD, 6GB RAM, 500GB hard drive with 8GB SSD, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth, webcam, 4-cell battery, and Windows 8.1 64-bit.