For its newsletter subscribers only, newegg offers the 3.5-lb. Lenovo Twist S230U Intel Ivy Bridge Core i5 1.7GHz 12.5" Ultrabook
, model no. 33474HU, for $699.99. Coupon code "EMCYTZT3919" drops it to $599.99
. With free shipping
, that's the lowest total price we could find by $100 and the second best price we've seen for any new Lenovo Twist Ultrabook, although we saw this model for $50 less for students only in June. This Ultrabook converts into a touchscreen tablet and features an Intel Core i5-3317U 1.7GHz Ivy Bridge dual-core processor, 12.5" 1366x768 LED-backlit LCD touchscreen, 4GB RAM, 500GB hard drive with 24GB SSD, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, webcam, USB 3.0, media card reader, internal battery, and Windows 8. Deal ends August 4.
Of note, no optical drive is included.