Best Buy offers the 3-lb. ASUS Celeron 1.86GHz 11.6" LED-Backlit Touchscreen Laptop, model no. X200MA-RCLT07, bundled with Titanium Internet Security 3-User 6-Month for Windows, for $229.99 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $63, although we saw a similarly configured X200MA for $31 less last month. It features an Intel Celeron N2815 1.86GHz dual-core processor, 11.6" 1366x768 Touchscreen LED-backlit LCD, 4GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, 802.11n wireless, media card reader, USB 3.0, 3-cell battery, and Windows 8 64-bit. (It doesn't include an optical drive.)
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