Groupon Goods is back with a power user’s refurbished laptop. They are offering the manufacturer refurbished 15.6-inch HP Envy 15-j063cl touchscreen laptop for $700 with free shipping and free returns and a 90 day warranty from HP. This is product number E3S19UA.
What does $700 get you? How about 12GB of main memory installed (supports up to 16GB), and it is powered by the 2.4GHz 4th generation Intel Core i7-4700MQ processor which currently ranks a very solid #100 at cpubenchmark.net. These and a 1920×1080 screen resolution on a touchscreen are the stand out features.
Other specs include Intel HD graphics 4600, 1TB hard disk (spinning at 5400rpm), 2×2 802.11ac WLAN, Bluetooth, gigabit Ethernet, backlit keyboard, four USB 3.0 ports, fingerprint reader, HDMI, 6-cell battery, 5.62 lbs, Windows 8, etc, etc, etc. There is no mention of Optical Drive in the specs!
This offer ends by 12/21/13 at 1am eastern. The usual limits of 3+2 apply. Delivery is within 7 business days after purchase but don’t forget that delays are more likely during the holidays.