Best Buy offers the Acer Aspire AMD A8 1.9Ghz 15.6" LED-Backlit Widescreen Notebook in Black, model no. V3-551-8887, for $429.99 with free shipping. That's $105 under the lowest total price we could find for a 16" Acer Aspire with a similar configuration elsewhere. (For further comparison, we saw a similarly-configured laptop that included a Blu-ray player for $93 more in July.) Sales tax is added where applicable. Features include an AMD A8-4500M 1.9GHz quad-core processor, 15.6" 1366x768 widescreen LED-backlight LCD, 4GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, Gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth, USB 3.0, webcam, memory card reader, 6-cell battery, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit.
Posted August 26, 2012