Toshiba Direct offers the 5-lb. Toshiba Satellite E55D-AST2N01 AMD A6 2GHz 15.6" LED-Backlit Laptop, model no. PSKPSU-00X01K, for $499.99 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we've seen for a Satellite E55 with this CPU and 8GB RAM. It features an AMD A6-5200M 2GHz quad-core processor, 15.6" 1366x768 LED-backlit LCD, 8GB RAM, 750GB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, 3-cell battery, and Windows 8. Deal ends December 23.
Toshiba Direct cuts up to $700 off a selection of Toshiba Satellite laptops, with prices starting at $329.99. That beats our mention from a week ago, when we saw up to $350 off, and puts many models at the lowest total price we could find. Shipping starts at $24.99, or get free shipping on orders of $499.99 or more. Deal ends December 23. A couple of best bets: