Staples offers the 6.6-lb. HP Pavilion g7-2270us Intel Core i3 2.4GHz 17.3" LED-Backlit Laptop
, model no. D1D28UA#ABA, for $449.99. This $50 mail-in rebate
drops it to $399.99
. With free shipping
, that's the lowest total price we've seen for an Ivy Bridge-equipped Pavilion g7. (We last listed one with a Sandy Bridge CPU for $50 less in December.) Sales tax is added where applicable. Features include an Intel Core i3-3110M 2.4GHz Ivy Bridge dual-core processor, 17.3" 1600x900 (720p) LED-backlit LCD, 6GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, webcam, 6-cell battery, and Windows 8. Deal ends February 23.