These Black Friday deals keep looking better and better, Circuit City has released some information as to what they have planned for Black Friday. There is going to be 5 laptops and their prices will be marked down a helluva lot. The first laptop and probably the one that was marked down the most is the Compaq Presario C717NR.
The Compaq Presario C717NR’s price was originally $649 and now it is going to be on sale for $299. Don’t let this uber-cheap price fool you, this laptop is actually pretty nicely spec’d. It comes with Vista Home Premium, an Intel dual-core processor, 80GB hard drive and a DVD/CD burner. It will be available in limited quantities and shoppers who get their hands on one of these will receive a $200 instant discount and a $50 rebate.
Complete specs on the C717NR are as follows:
- Display: 15.4-inch WXGA High-Definition HP BrightView Widescreen Display (1280 x 800)
- Processor: Intel Core Duo T2310, (1.46 GHz, 1MB L2 Cache, 533MHz FSB)
- Memory: 1GB DDR2 System Memory (2 Dimm)
- Hard Drive: 80GB 5400RPM
- Graphics: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator X3100
- Wireless: 802.11b/g WLAN
- Optical Drive: SuperMulti 8X DVD+/-R/RW with Double Layer Support
- OS: Windows Vista Home Premium
- Ports: 3x USB 2.0, VGA, mic-in, headphone-out, S-Video, LAN, modem
- Weight: 6.3 pounds
- Dimensions: 14.1 (L) x 10.11 (W) x 1.29 (min H)/1.5-inch (max H)
Circuit City also has a few other laptops on sale; models include an HP Pavilion, a Sony VAIO and two Toshiba Satellite laptops.
The Toshiba Satellite will cost $399, and it comes with an AMD Atlon 64 X2 dual core processor. The HP Pavilion will cost $549, it will feature an AMD Athlon 64XT TK-53 dual core processor. No word on exactly what model this is, but it will probably be from the dv6600 lineup since it will have a 15.4-inch screen. The faster Toshiba Satellite laptop will cost $749 and features an AMD Turion 64X2 Dual Core Mobile TL-58 processor. Finally we have the Sony VAIO laptop that will cost $899 and boasts an Intel Core 2 Duo processor T5240.
Anyone who buys one of these Black Friday laptops will also receive an all-in-one printer. In addition to the heavily discounted laptops, Circuit City will also offer many other electronics and accessories.
There will be a 50 pack of DVD+R/-R from Nexxtech for $3.99, 1GB of DDR2 Memory for notebooks for $14.99, a 500GB Seagate external drive for $79.99 and a 19-inch LCD HDTV from Samsung for $249.99. Last but not least is the 50-inch Zenith Plasma HDTV for $999.99.
Overall, Circuit City seems to be offering a lot of nice deals on Black Friday, you definitely want to consider heading over to Circuit City to see what they have for you.