Here’s one for the “Why would I buy a netbook instead of a notebook?” crowd. OfficeMax is selling the Compaq Presario CQ50-139NR 15.4-inch notebook for $349.99 after $100 instant savings – good until Saturday. It’s refurbished but you get a one-year warranty.
- Intel Pentium Dual-Core T3200 Mobile Processor (2.00GHz, 667MHz, 1MB L2 Cache)
- 3072MB DDR2 Memory
- 250GB 5400rpm SATA Hard Drive
- 15.4″ WXGA High-Definition Brightview Widescreen Display
- Windows Vista Home Premium OS
- 802.11 b/g WLAN
- Built-In Webcam & Mic
- SuperMulti DVD Burner
- 1-Year Refurb Limited Warranty
So that’s a lot of computer for under $400, all with the price tag of a netbook.