newegg offers the 6.6-lb. Lenovo IdeaPad G780 Intel Ivy Bridge Core i7 Quad 2.2GHz 17.3" Laptop
, model no. 59352498, for $699.99
with free shipping
. That's $50 under last week's mention and the second-lowest total price we've seen for a quad core i7-equipped 17" laptop with 2GB graphics. (It's also $119 under the lowest total price we could find for a G780 with a different CPU model and Blu-ray directly from Lenovo.) Features include an Intel Core i7-3632QM 2.2GHz Ivy Bridge quad-core processor, 17.3" 1600x900 LCD, 8GB RAM, 1TB hard drive, NVIDIA GeForce GT 635M 2GB video card, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, Gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth 4.0, HDMI, webcam, 6-cell battery, and Windows 8 64-bit.