Lenovo offers its 3.8-lb. Lenovo IdeaPad U430p Intel Haswell Core i3 1.7GHz 14" LED-Backlit Laptop, model no. 59393069, for $799. Coupon code "WINTER" cuts it to $549. With free shipping, that's $250 off, tied with our mention from last week, and the lowest total price we could find for this model. Features include an Intel Core i3-4010U Haswell 1.7GHz dual-core processor, 14" 1366x768 LED-backlit LCD, 4GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, 4-cell battery, and Windows 8.1 64-bit. (An optical drive is not included.) Coupon expires January 15.
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