Newegg offers the refurbished 5.1-lb. ASUS Pentium Dual-Core 1.8GHz 15.6" Touchscreen Laptop, model no. X550CA-SPD0304U, for $224.99 with free shipping via the directions below. That's $20 under our mention from last week as the lowest price we've seen. (It's the lowest price we could find for a refurb by $55 and $200 below the price of a new one.) It features an Intel Pentium Dual-Core 2117U 1.8GHz processor, 15.6" 1366x768 LED-backlit touchscreen LCD, 4GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, 4-cell battery, and Windows 8 64-bit. Deal ends August 11.
  1. View the ASUS Pentium Dual-Core 1.8GHz 15.6" Touchscreen Laptop for $294.99
  2. apply coupon code "VCO" and check out using Visa Checkout to cut it to $274.99
  3. redeem this $50 mail-in rebate to cut the price to $224.99
A 90-day warranty applies, but it's unclear who backs it. Note that this coupon can only be used once per customer.