Sony Store offers the 3.8-lb. Sony VAIO S Series Intel Core i3 2.3GHz 13.3" LED-Backlit Widescreen Notebook
in five colors (Black pictured), model no. VPCSB490X, together with the Sony VAIO Extended Sheet Battery
, model no. VGP-BPSC24, for $599.99. (The battery is automatically added in-cart.) Coupon code "PCSAVE75" cuts it to $524.99
. With free shipping
, that's $225 off and a very low price for such a laptop with an additional battery. (The battery alone costs at least $119 elsewhere.) Sales tax is added where applicable. It features an Intel Core i3-2350M 2.3GHz Sandy Bridge dual-core processor, 13.3" 1366x768 LED-backlit widescreen LCD, 4GB RAM, 320GB hard drive, DVD burner, AMD Radeon HD 6470M 512MB hybrid graphics, 802.11n wireless, Gigabit Ethernet, webcam, HDMI, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. Coupon expires July 18.