MacMall offers the 6.6-lb. Apple MacBook Pro Core i7 Quad 2.2GHz 17″ Widescreen Notebook, model no. MC725LL/A, for $1,779.99 with free shipping. That’s tied with last week’s mention as the lowest total price we’ve seen for this model — new or refurbished. (It’s also a current price low for a new unit now by $250.) Sales tax is added where applicable. It features an Intel Core i7-2720QM 2.2GHz Sandy Bridge quad-core processor, 17″ 1920×1200 LED-backlit glossy LCD, 4GB RAM, 750GB hard drive, SuperDrive, AMD Radeon HD 6750M 1GB video card with switchable graphics, AirPort Extreme (802.11n wireless), Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, Gigabit Ethernet, Thunderbolt port, FaceTime HD camera, multi-touch trackpad, and Mac OS X Lion.
April 17, 2012