Amazon offers the 4.2-lb. ASUS Intel Ivy Bridge Pentium 1.8GHz 14" Laptop
, model no. D450CA-AH21, for $299
with free shipping
. That's $100 off and the best price we've seen for a new ASUS 14" Pentium laptop this year. It features an Intel Ivy Bridge Pentium 2117U 1.8GHz dual-core processor, 14" 1366x768 widescreen LCD, 4GB RAM, 320GB hard drive, 802.11n wireless, webcam, USB 3.0, 4-cell battery, and Windows 8.
Note: It doesn't have an optical drive.
: Note that this item is temporarily out of stock, but can still be ordered at this price for delivery when available.