Lenovo offers its 3-lb. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Intel Core i5 1.7GHz 14" LED-Backlit Ultrabook
, model no. 3443CTO, for $1,249. Coupon code "ULTRASAVINGS" cuts it to $1,099.12
. With free shipping
, that's $30 under our mention from two weeks ago and the best price we've seen for a ThinkPad X1. Sales tax is added where applicable. Features include an an Intel Core i5-3317U 1.7GHz Ivy Bridge dual-core processor, 14" 1600x900 LED-backlit LCD, 4GB RAM, 128GB SSD, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, webcam, fingerprint reader, USB 3.0, 4-cell battery, and Windows 8 64-bit. Coupon expires January 23.
Of note, no optical drive is included.