newegg offers the factory-refurbished 9.2-lb. ASUS Core i7 Ivy Bridge 2.4GHz 17.3" LED-Backlit Laptop
, model no. G75VW-BHI7N07, for $839.99. This $75 mail-in rebate
cuts it to $764.99
. With free shipping
, that's the lowest total price we could find by $5, although most merchants charge $800 or more. (For further comparison, we briefly saw a new model for $20 less in May.) It features an Intel Core i7-3630QM 2.4GHz Ivy Bridge quad-core processor, 17.3" 1920x1080 (1080p) LED-backlit LCD, 8GB RAM, 1TB hard drive, DVD burner, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660M 2GB graphics, 802.11n wireless, USB 3.0, HDMI output, 8-cell battery, and Windows 8 64-bit. Rebate expires July 18.
A 90-day ASUS warranty is included.