Lenovo offers its 4.9-lb. Lenovo IdeaPad Z500 Intel Ivy Bridge Core i5 2.6GHz 15.6" LED-Backlit Laptop in Dark Chocolate, model no. 59394873, for $799. Coupon code "EMPLOYEEPRICINGEVENT" cuts it to $639.20. With free shipping, that's $160 off list and the lowest total price we could find, although in August we saw a similarly-configured Z500 with a touchscreen for $10 less. It features an Intel Core i5-3230M 2.6GHz Ivy Bridge dual-core processor, 15.6" 1366x768 LED-backlit LCD, 6GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, webcam, 4-cell battery, and Windows 8 64-bit. Deal ends October 23.
Posted October 18, 2013