10 Awesome Black Friday Laptop Deals Under $500

Looking for a new laptop? Check out these Black Friday deals, all under $500.

Awesome Black Friday Laptop Deals Under $500

Black Friday is just days away and this year's sales kicking off the holiday season promise a slew of great deals to satisfy any gadget fan. More than 35 percent of people are hoping to find a tech-related gift in their stockings this holiday season, according to the National Retail Federation's annual survey of holiday consumer plans. To meet demand, retailers are gearing up for the holidays by offering a ton of great laptop deals for you to peruse, with some notebooks selling for less than $200. Here's a look at 10 great deals we've dug up for you as you get ready to hit the stores this Friday.

BEST BUY: 17.3-inch Toshiba Laptop, $350

Best Buy will be offering a 17.3-inch Toshiba laptop with a 2.1 GHz Intel Pentium processor, 4 GB RAM, 320GB hard drive, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, Webcam and Windows 7 Home Premium.

STAPLES: 14-inch Hewlett-Packard Laptop, $500

If you're looking to get a laptop with Intel's latest Sandy Bridge processors then check out this 14-inch laptop from HP featuring a 2.4 GHz Intel Core i5-2430M processor, 4GB RAM and a 640GB hard drive.

BEST BUY: 15.6-inch Lenovo Laptop, $180

You can pick up a 15.6-inch Lenovo laptop with a 1.3 GHz AMD E-300 processor, 2GB RAM, 250GB hard drive, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, webcam and Windows 7 Home Premium. This is a great price if you're looking for a basic laptop to do Web browsing, social networking, e-mail, and editing office documents.

OFFICE DEPOT: 15.6-inch Toshiba Laptop, $400

Office Depot has a good buy on a 15.6-inch Toshiba laptop featuring an Intel Core i3 processor (Sandy Bridge), 6 GB RAM, 500 GB hard drive and Windows 7 Home Premium for $400. The retailer says this is a $230 savings off the list price, according to

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WALMART: 17.3-inch Acer Aspire Laptop, $498

This laptop features an Intel Core i5 processor, 4 GB RAM, 640GB hard drive, webcam, 5-in-1 media card reader and Wi-Fi. There's no word on whether this is a 2nd generation (Sandy Bridge processor) the retailer also isn't saying which Windows flavor it has, but chances are it's Windows 7 Home Premium.

BEST BUY: 10-1 inch Gateway Netbook, $150

Best Buy normally sells this device for $300, at $150 that's a 50 percent savings. The laptop features a 1.66 GHz Intel Atom processor, 1 GB DDR3 RAM, 250GB hard drive, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, webcam and Windows 7 Home Starter, according to Another good deal for Web-centric users looking to spend a little less.

DELL: 15.6-inch Inspiron Laptop, $400

Dell is getting a jump start on Black Friday with this 15.6-inch Inspiron available right now. The laptop features a 2.53 GHz first generation Intel Core i3 processor, 3GB RAM, 320GB HDD, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, and Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit).

TARGET: 10.1-inch Acer Aspire One Netbook, $157

As if netbook prices couldn't get any cheaper this Black Friday, Target's circular has a $157 netbook featuring a 15.6-inch display with 1024-by-600 resolution, 1.66 GHz Intel Atom N455 processor, 1 GB RAM, 250GB HDD, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, 0.3 megapixel Webcam, 2-in-1 card reader, and Windows 7 Starter Edition. Another great buy for the casual computer user looking to browse the Web and check e-mail. Target says you'll save $72 but at the time of this writing Target was only selling this device online for $250, giving you a total savings of $93 based on today's pricing.

RADIO SHACK: 15.6-inch Hewlett-Packard Laptop, $350

You can save $150 off Radio Shack's regular price on this HP laptop, according to The computer features 15.6-inch display with 1366-by-768 resolution, first generation 2.4 GHz Intel Core i3-380M processor, 4 GB DDR3 RAM, 320GB HDD, and Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit), according to

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WALMART: 15.6-inch Compaq Presario CQ57, $198

Walmart's cheapest laptop this season features a 1 GHz AMD C-50 dual-core processor, 2GB DDR3 RAM. 250GB hard drive, 2-in-1 media card reader, and 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, and Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit).

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