Microsoft Store offers the 2.65-lb. Acer Aspire Intel Ivy Bridge Core i7 Dual 1.9GHz 13.3" LED-Backlit Widescreen Ultrabook
, model no. S5-391-9860, bundled with an Acer Aspire One AMD C-60 1GHz 11.6" LED-Backlit Widescreen Netbook
, model no. AO725-0825, for $999
with free shipping
. (The netbook will automatically be added to your cart.) That's tied with our mention of the 13" ultrabook alone from four days ago and $509 below the lowest total price we could find for two similarly-configured Acer laptops elsewhere. Sales tax is added where applicable. The ultrabook features an Intel Core i7-3517U 1.9GHz Ivy Bridge dual-core processor, 13.3" 1366x768 LED-backlit widescreen LCD, 4GB RAM, 256GB SSD, 802.11a/n wireless, Bluetooth, webcam, HDMI output, 4-cell battery, and Windows 7 Home Premium. The netbook features an AMD C-60 1GHz dual-core processor, 11.6" 1366x768 LED-backlit LCD, 2GB RAM, 320GB hard drive, 802.11n wireless, webcam, 4-cell battery, and Windows 7 Home Premium.
Of note, neither laptop includes an optical drive.