Newegg offers the refurbished 5.1-lb. Asus Intel Haswell Core i5 1.6GHz 15.6" Laptop
, model no. X550LA-SI50402W, for $329.99. This $20 mail-in rebate
cuts it to $309.99
. With free shipping
, that's the lowest total price we could find for a refurb by $89, although we saw a refurbished unit for $10 less last month. Features include an Intel Haswell Core i5-4200U 1.6GHz dual-core processor, 15.6" LED-backlit LCD, 4GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 3.0, HDMI, and Windows 8 64-bit. Rebate expires August 31.
A 90-day warranty applies, although it's unclear who supports it.