Lenovo offers the Lenovo IdeaPad U460 Intel Core i3 2.53GHz 14" LED-Backlit Widescreen Notebook
in Midnight Plum, model no. 08772GU, for $799. Coupon code "72HOURSALE926" drops it to $549
. With free shipping
, that's tied with last week's mention and among the least expensive Core i3-based U460 laptops we've seen. Sales tax is added where applicable. Features include an Intel Core i3-380M 2.53GHz dual-core processor, 14" 1366x768 LED-backlit widescreen LCD, 4GB RAM, 500GB 5400 rpm hard drive, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, webcam, fingerprint reader, 8-cell battery, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. Note that the system does not include an optical drive. Coupon expires September 22.