Lenovo offers its 3-lb. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Intel Core i5 1.8GHz 14" LED-Backlit Touchscreen Ultrabook
, model no. 34442GU, for $1,499. Coupon code "SUPERSAVINGS" cuts it to $1,349.10
. With free shipping
, that's tied with our mention of this configuration from four weeks ago and the lowest total price we could find for this model with Windows 8 pre-installed. (For further comparison, we saw it with a slightly slower processor for $220 less four weeks ago.) Sales tax is added where applicable. Features include an Intel Core i5-3427U 1.8GHz Ivy Bridge dual-core processor, 14" 1600x900 LED-backlit touchscreen LCD, 4GB RAM, 128GB SSD, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, webcam, fingerprint reader, 4-cell battery, and Windows 8 64-bit. (Note that an optical drive is not included.) Coupon expires February 3.
Don't need the touchscreen? Lenovo offers the similar Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Intel Core i5 1.7GHz 14" LED-Backlit Ultrabook for $1,124.10 with free shipping.