With Christmas and many other holidays just around the corner you should take a look at the following holiday shipping deadlines for computers if you are planning on giving a notebook as a gift this year. If you are customizing the computer you will need to order much sooner than if you purchased a ready to ship model or one directly from a retailer.
Don’t forget to get a student discount on a notebook if you are giving it to your student as a gift this year.
Holiday Shipping Deadlines for Notebooks
|Store||Ready to Order||Customized|
|HP Home||Standard: Dec 15
Expedited: Dec 22 10 PM ET
Fastest: Dec 23 10 PM ET
|Estimated ship dates shown,
Notebook orders with date of Dec 18.
can be received by Dec 24 w/ 2-day shipping
Standard: Dec 14 2 PM CT
Expedited: Dec 21 2 PM CT
Fastest: Dec 22 12 PM CT
Standard: Dec 9
Expedited: Dec 11
Fastest: Dec 15
|Apple||Standard: Dec 15
Expedited: Dec 21
Fastest: Dec 22
|Add 1 day for engraving, 2 days for customizing.|
|Lenovo||Standard: Dec 16
Expedited: Dec 28
|Systems take 8-11 days to build,
check estimated ship date before ordering.
For more holiday shipping deadlines visit CrunchGear, where they have compiled a list of the gadget holiday shipping deadlines from dealnews and Dealhack to make sure you get everything you need before Christmas.