MacMall offers the Apple MacBook Pro Core i7 2.8GHz 15.4" Laptop, model no. ZOPZ2LL/A, for $2,349.99. This $50 mail-in rebate drops it to $2,299.99. With free shipping, that's $749 off and tied with our mention from last week as the lowest total price we could find. Features include an Intel Core i7-3840QM 2.8GHz Ivy Bridge quad-core processor, 15.4" 2880x1880 LED-backlit LCD, 16GB RAM, 768GB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M 1GB video card, AirPort Extreme (802.11a/n), Thunderbolt port, FaceTime HD camera, and Mac OS X Mountain Lion. Deal ends March 31.
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