Microsoft Store offers the gaming-friendly 6.85-lb. Sony VAIO Intel Core i7 1.73GHz 16.4" Widescreen Notebook
, model no. VPCF134FX/H, for $999
. With free shipping
, that's the lowest total price we could find by $230. Sales tax is added where applicable. Features include and Intel Core i7-740QM 1.73GHz quad-core processor, 16.4" 1600x900 widescreen LCD, 4GB RAM, 640GB 5400 rpm hard drive, Blu-ray reader / DVD burner combo drive, 802.11n wireless, Gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth, NVIDIA GeForce GT425M 1GB video card, eSATA port, HDMI and VGA outputs, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit.