Office Depot offers the 4.6-lb. Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E420 Intel Core i5 2.3GHz 14" Widescreen Notebook
, model no. 1141-A24, for $549.99. This $100 mail-in rebate
cuts it to $449.99
. With free shipping
, that's $89 under our June mention (which had a smaller hard drive) and the lowest total price we've ever seen for a ThinkPad laptop with a Sandy Bridge processor. Sales tax is added where applicable. This laptop features an Intel Core i5-2410M 2.3GHz "Sandy Bridge" dual-core processor, 14" 1366x768 widescreen LCD, 4GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, HDMI, 6-cell battery, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit.
Deal ends July 23.