Barnes & Noble offers the 2.97-lb. Acer TravelMate TM8172-3519 Timeline Intel Core i3 1.2GHz 12" Widescreen Notebook
, model no. LX.TWN03.006, for $478.95
. With $6.49
for shipping, that's $68 under our November mention and the lowest total price we could find by $38. Sales tax is included where applicable. Features include an Intel Core i3-330UM 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 11.6" 1366x768 LED-backlit LCD, 2GB RAM, 250GB 5400 rpm hard drive, Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth, webcam, media card reader, 6-cell battery, and Windows 7 Professional 32-bit.
Note that this laptop does not include an optical drive.