Posted December 13, 2009
Staples offers the Compaq Presario CQ61-313us AMD Athlon X2 2GHz 15.6" Widescreen Notebook for $429.95. This $30 mail-in rebate drops it to $399.98. With free shipping, its the lowest total price we could find by $138. Sales tax is added where applicable. This 5.9-lb. laptop features an AMD Athlon II M300 2GHz dual-core processor, 15.6" 1366x768 widescreen LCD, 3GB RAM, 250GB hard drive, dual layer DVD burner with LightScribe, 802.11g wireless, webcam, media card reader, 6-cell battery, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. Deal ends December 19.