Guess what? Staples.com now has the HP Pavilion 14-b124us 14″ Sleekbook w/ i3-3227U, 6GB DDR3, 500GB HDD, Windows 8 on sale for only $350 + tax after $100 off coupon 24181 and $50 Staples Easy Rebate, you can also add 4 year Office 365 for free with code 60070 but must have .edu email to activate it. Shipping is free. Don't forget 3% cash back from Mr. Rebates! This is the best price we could find for this laptop, we save at least $150 compared to the next best available price in the market, so I think it's a pretty good deal.
The HP Pavilion 14-b124us sleekbook highlights a 3rd generation Intel® Core™ i3-3227U 1.9GHz 3MB L3 Cache Processor plus Turbo Boost Technolog, 6GB DDR3 SDRAM (2 DIMM), 500GB 5400RPM Hard Drive with HP ProtectSmart Hard Drive Protection, a 14″ diagonal HD BrightView LED-backlit Touchscreen display at 1366 x 768 resolution, and Intel HD graphics 4000.
The Pavilion 14-b124us also comes with HP TrueVision HD Webcam with integrated digital microphone, Altec Lansing dual speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio, Multi-format digital media card reader, 1 x HDMI, 1 x RJ-45 (LAN), 1 x Headphone-out/microphone-in combo jack, and 4-Cell 37WHr 2.55Ah lithium-ion battery. The laptop is running on Windows 8 operating system. You see, such a configuration is good enough for our daily basic use, people are very happy with it.
So if you are looking for a super affordable 14″ sleekbook, I think the HP Pavilion 14-b124us is an ideal choice now. What do you say?