Lenovo offers the 3-lb. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Intel Ivy Bridge Core i5 1.8GHz 14" LED-Backlit Ultrabook, model no. 3443CTO, for $1,399. Coupon code "HOHOHO" drops it to $1,189.15. With free shipping, that's $210 off list and the lowest total price we've seen since Black Friday week, when it was $2 less. Features include an Intel Core i5-3337U 1.8GHz Ivy Bridge dual-core processor, 14" 1600x900 LED-backlit LCD, 4GB RAM, 128GB SSD, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, 720p webcam, fingerprint reader, 4-cell battery, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. Deal ends December 25.
Toshiba Direct cuts up to $150 off select Toshiba Portege and Satellite Laptops and Ultrabooks, with prices starting at $499.99. Plus, all items receive free shipping. That's beats our mention from two weeks ago, in which we saw up to $120 off and a starting price of $529.99, and it yields price lows on a number of builds. (However, we have seen select models for less recently.) Sale ends December 23. A couple of best bets: