Same you, new mindset—don’t pay more when the computer you need is just $300

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It’s that time of year again, when everyone is focused on those dreaded New Year’s resolutions. But why not start the year off celebrating just how good you actually are by treating yourself to something exciting, like a new-to-you budget-friendly laptop with all the computing power you need and more?

Unless you’re designing skyscrapers or performing other extraordinary tasks, then you should love using this refurbished 13.3″ Macbook Pro, and you’ll be helping to keep more electronics out of landfills. Best of all, you can get one for just $299.99 until Jan. 9 at 11:59 p.m., no coupon required.

A Smart dual-core 2.5GHz Intel Core i5 processor with four-way processing performance and turbo boost up to 3.1GHz will give you lots of power to work with. And 500GB HDD should be more than enough storage for all of your most important files.

Weighing in at just 4.5 pounds with a 7-hour battery life, you can be productive from just about anywhere through most of a work day. And the Macbook Pro’s 13.3 inch display has a 1366×768 resolution with a 720p FaceTime HD camera built-in, so streaming entertainment and Zoom meetings are both easy on the eyes.

But it’s the connectivity and expansions that are truly impressive. Naturally, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, and a headphone port are included. This refurbished 2012 model features an 8x SuperDrive, Kensington lock, and SDXC card slots, as well. But you also get two USB 3 ports, Thunderbolt, Gigabit Ethernet, FireWire 800, and MagSafe power ports.

If you want a high-performance laptop with a 2.5GH turbo-boosted Intel Core i5 processor, packaged into an ultra-slim and lightweight design, this 13.3″ Macbook Pro can deliver.

Start your New Year off right by celebrating yourself, get this refurbished 13.3 inch Macbook Pro for just $279.99 until Jan. 9 at 11:59 p.m. PST, almost 20 percent off the $349 retail price, no coupon required.

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