Good news, Fry's now has the Asus X501A-RH31 15.6″ Laptop w/ i3-2350M, 4GB DDR3 RAM, 320GB HDD, Windows 8 for only $348, it's available in-store only, the online price is $459, Best Buy has it for $429.72, never forget cash back from Mr. Rebates when you purchase stuff online, that's where smart people save money from. This is the lowest price we could find for this Asus laptop, we save at least $100 compared to the regular price, so it's not insane to say it's a good deal.
The Asus X501A-RH31 laptop offers you true 2-second instant on resume from sleep or hibernate, the ASUS Super Hybrid Engine II technology up to 14 days of standby, with auto data backup should battery charge drop to 5% or less. This laptop is not that powerful as some people expect, but you do get what you pay for, besides, nobody should expect too much from it. So if you are looking for a super affordable laptop for daily use, this one is good enough.
- Intel® Core™ i3-2350M Processor
- Intel® HM76/HM70 Express Chipset
- 15.6″ HD LED Backlight display (1366×768)
- 320GB 5400rpm hard drive
- 4GB DDR3 1600 MHz SDRAM
- 2 -in-1 card reader ( SD/ MMC)
- 0.3 Mega Pixel Fixed web camera
- 802.11 b/g/n WLAN, Bluetooth V4.0
- 1 x USB 3.0, 1 x USB 2.0, 1 x HDMI
- Altec Lansing® Speakers
- 6-Cell 4400 mAh battery
- Genuine Windows® 8 Home Premium
- 1 Year Limited Warranty