For in-store pickup only, Micro Center continues to offer the ASUS Celeron Bay Trail 1.86GHz 15.6" LED-Backlit Laptop, model no. D550MA-DS01, for $229.99. That's tied with last week's mention and $48 under the best shipped price we could find elsewhere. Features include an Intel Celeron Bay Trail N2815 1.86GHz dual-core processor, 15.6" 1366x768 LED-backlit LCD, 4GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, media card reader, 3-cell battery, and Windows 8 64-bit.
Microsoft Store offers the ASUS VivoBook Intel Celeron 1.5GHz 11.6" Touchscreen Laptop, model no. X200CA-9BCT , for $279 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we've seen for any new 12" ASUS VivoBook. (It's also a current price low for a similar model by $17.) Features include an Intel Celeron 1007U 1.5GHz dual-core processor, 11.6" 1366x768 multi-touch LCD, 2GB RAM, 320GB hard drive, 802.11n wireless, USB 3.0, HDMI, webcam, 3-cell battery, and Windows 8. (No optical drive is included.)