Lenovo offers its 3-lb. Lenovo ThinkPad X230 Intel Core i3 2.4GHz 12.5" Widescreen LED-Backlit Notebook
for $889. Coupon code "BTSPREMIUM" drops it to $755.65
. With free shipping
, that's the lowest total price we've seen for a ThinkPad X230 with a 500GB hard drive. Sales tax is added where applicable. Features include an Intel Core i3-2370M 2.4GHz dual-core Sandy Bridge processor, 12.5" 1366x768 LED-backlit LCD, 4GB RAM, 500GB 7200 rpm hard drive, 802.11n wireless, 4-cell battery, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. Deal ends August 13.
Note that this system doesn't include an optical drive.