Toshiba Direct offers the 7.6-lb. Toshiba Qosmio X70-ABT2G22 Intel Haswell Core i7 2.4GHz 17.3" 1080p Laptop
(pictured), model no. PSPLTU-02G01X, for $1,399.99
with free shipping
. That's $300 off list and the lowest total price we could find, although we saw it for $100 less in June. Features include an Intel Core i7-4700MQ 2.4GHz Haswell quad-core processor, 17.3" 1920x1080 (1080p) LED-backlit LCD, 16GB RAM, 750GB hard drive, DVD burner, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770M 3GB graphics card, 802.11n wireless, Gigabit Ethernet, 1080p webcam, LED-backlit keyboard, USB 3.0, HDMI output (with 4K capability), 8-cell battery, and Windows 8.
Also available from Toshiba Direct is the 7.6-lb. Toshiba Qosmio X70-AST2GX1 Intel Haswell Core i7 2.4GHz 17.3" 1080p Laptop, model no. PSPLTU-02702K, for $2,029.99 with free shipping. That's $470 off and another price low, although we saw it bundled with a pair of headphones for $30 less a week ago. It's similar to the above model, except that it boasts 32GB RAM and a 1TB hard drive with 256GB SSD. Both deals end August 19.