Staples offers the 5-lb. Toshiba Satellite L955-S5370 Intel Core i5 1.7GHz 15.6" LED-Backlit Laptop
model no. PSKGGU-011003, for $549.99. This $50 mail-in rebate
(paid via Visa prepaid card) drops it to $499.99
. With free shipping
, that's the lowest total price we could find by $82. Sales tax is added where applicable. It features an Intel Core i5-3317U 1.7GHz Ivy Bridge dual-core processor, 15.6" 1366x768 LCD, 6GB RAM, 640GB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, webcam, 4-cell battery, and Windows 8. Deal ends December 22.
Orders placed by December 20 are guaranteed to arrive by Christmas.