If you have been holding out for a new notebook Dell has a deal for you. Right now Dell is offering the XPS M1530 with $599 instant savings and the XPS M1330 with $599 instant savings and free shipping.
That means you can get the 15-inch M1530 starting at $1199 with a Core 2 Duo T7250 CPU, 3GB RAM NVIDIA 8600M GT, Bluetooth, 802.11n, and a finger print reader. The normal price for the rig is $1898. If you want something a little more portable you can check out the M1330.
This machine has a $599 instant rebate and includes the same Core 2 Duo T7250 CPU, LED backlit LCD display, 3GB RAM, 320GB HDD, 8400M GS graphics, and 802.11g networking. The price for the machine is $1499 with the discount. The normal price for the M1330 is $2098. I use a M1330 myself and it is a fantastic machine.