Note: It doesn't have an optical drive.
Best Buy offers the 4.1-lb. ASUS Intel Pentium 2.4GHz 14" Laptop in Matte Lime Green, model no. X401A-BHPDN39 (pictured), Matte White, model no. X401A-BHPDN4, or Matte Pink, model no. X401A-BHPDN3, for $249.99 with free shipping. That's $30 under last week's mention of a similar unit with a slower processor Windows 7 CPU and the lowest total price we've seen for any 14" ASUS laptop with Windows 8 and an Intel CPU. Sales tax is added where applicable. Features include an Intel Pentium B980 2.4GHz Sandy Bridge dual-core processor, 14" 1366x768 widescreen LCD, 4GB RAM, 320GB hard drive, Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11n wireless, webcam, USB 3.0, media card reader, 6-cell battery, and Windows 8.
Posted November 22, 2012