If you're looking to buy a new laptop and require a reasonable level of grunt, CatchOfTheDay has a new deal that's well worth checking out.
For a limited time, the online deals website is offering a HP Pavilion DV4-3030TX notebook for just $929 (plus shipping). It comes equipped with an Intel Core i7-2620M Processor (2.7GHz) and 4GB of DDR3 RAM, which should see it zip along at an impressive pace.
Other highlights include a dedicated Radeon HD 6750M graphics card, a 750GB hard drive (5400RPM), a pair of USB 3.0 ports and a 14in 1366x768 LED display. The HP Pavilion DV4-3030TX comes with Windows 7 Home Premium (64 bit) and includes a 12 month warranty.
Here's a full list of specs:
- Processor: 2nd generation Intel Core i7-2620M Processor (2.7GHz, 4MB L3 Cache) with Turbo Boost up to 3.4 GHz
- Chipset: Intel HM65 Express Chipset
- Graphics: Radeon HD 6750M Graphics with 1024MB GDDR5
- Audio: Altec Lansing speakers; Dolby Home Theater
- Panel: 14.0” diagonal High Definition HP BrightView LED Display (1366 x 768)
- Standard Memory: 4096MB 1333Hz DDR3 (1 DIMM)
- Maximum Memory: Max supported = 8GB
- HDD: 750GB 5400RPM Hard Drive
- Optical: LightScribe Super Multi 8X DVD±RW with Double Layer Support
- Networking/Wireless: Integrated 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN (RJ-45 connector); 802.11b/g/n WLAN + Bluetooth; Intel Wireless Display Support
- Media Reader: Multi-Format Digital Media Card Reader for Secure Digital cards & Multimedia cards
- I/O Ports: 1 USB 2.0, 2 SuperSpeed USB 3.0, HDMI, VGA, RJ-45 / Ethernet, 1 Headphone out (Stereo), Headphone-out/Microphone in combo jack, HP TrueVision Webcam with Integrated Digital Microphone, AC Adaptor
- Security: Kensington MicroSaver lock slot
- Battery: 6-Cell Lithium-Ion (55Whr 2.55Ah)
- Weight: approx 2.22 kg with 6-cell battery
- Dimension: 34cm(L) x 23.8cm(W) x 2.81cm(min H)/3.64cm(max H)
- O/S: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64 bit)
- 12 month warranty
CatchOfTheDay is boasting a normal RRP of $1499, although we think $1200-$1300 is probably closer to the mark. Nonetheless, these are very good specifications for the asking price. To take advantage of this deal, visit the CatchOfTheDay website, but you'll need to be quick - the deal ends in 24 hours.