Whether you want a top-of-the-line MacBook Pro, a super light 2-in-1, or a loaded gaming rig, this week's roundup of the best laptop deals has great options courtesy of our friends at Dealnews. Shipping is free on all offers below.
Dell Kaby Lake Core i5 2.5GHz 15.6" Laptop
Store: Dell Small Business
Price: $399 via code "SAVE270MORE"
Lowest By: $123
With a current-gen i5 processor, this machine will handle most tasks with speed and efficiency. Even better, this Editors' Choice deal offers the best price we've seen for a Dell Inspiron 15.6" laptop with this processor. It features an Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5GHz Kaby Lake dual-core processor, 15.6" 1366x768 LED-backlit LCD, 8GB RAM, 1TB hard drive, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, DVD burner, 4-cell battery, and Windows 10 Home 64-bit.
MacBook Pro Core i5 2.9GHz 13.3" Retina Laptop With Touch Bar
Lowest By: $169
Called a "second-screen dream machine" by CNET, Apple's latest MacBook Pro combines innovation and sleek design. And this Editors' Choice deal is at the best price we've seen for this model. It features the new Touch Bar — a touchscreen OLED strip running above the keyboard that supports Touch ID and allows for customized buttons. Other specs include an Intel Core i5-6267U 2.9GHz Skylake dual-core processor, 13.3" 2560x1600 IPS Retina display, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD, four Thunderbolt 3 ports, and macOS Sierra.
Alienware Skylake Core i5 2.3GHz 13.3" Laptop
Store: Dell Home
Price: $1028.99 via code "REWARDS100" and Member Purchase Program
Lowest By: $221
Expiration: August 4
With VR-ready Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB graphics and an Alienware TactX keyboard, this laptop is a portable gaming machine. Even better, this Editors' Choice deal is at the lowest price we've seen. It features an Intel Core i5-6300HQ 2.3GHz Skylake quad-core processor, 13.3" 1366x768 LCD, 8GB RAM, 180GB M.2 SSD, Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB graphics, and Windows 10 Home 64-bit.
Note: This price is through Dell's Member Purchase Program, available to select groups such as students, government employees, military (active and retired), credit union members, and health care workers.
Lenovo Skylake Core m7 12.5" 2-in-1 Touch Laptop
Price: $999.99 via code "LENYOGA900"
Lowest By: $300
Expiration: May 12
At just over 2 lbs., this Lenovo 2-in-1 is as portable as it is flexible. Plus, it's at the best price we've seen. It functions as a laptop and a tablet and features an Intel Core m7-6Y75 1.2GHz Skylake dual-core processor, 12.5" 2560x1440 QHD IPS LED-backlit touchscreen LCD, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, 802.11ac wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, USB Type-C, USB 3.0, 720p webcam, backlit keyboard, 4-cell battery, and Windows 10 Home 64-bit.
HP Skylake Core i7 2.5GHz 15.6" Laptop
Lowest By: $460
With a Skylake i7 processor and 12GB of RAM, this is a powerful mainstream machine. Even better, it's $460 off list price. It features an Intel Core i7-6500U 2.5GHz Skylake dual-core processor, 15.6" 1366x768 LCD display, 12GB RAM, 1TB hard drive, DVD burner, and Windows 10 Home 64-bit.
Stephen Slaybaugh is a senior staff writer at dealnews. Republished with permission.