But do you know what makes it better? A $100 price cut. Get one now for just $429 for a limited time at Best Buy.
On the 360-degree hinge for great work and play usage, you’ll find a gorgeous energy-efficient 14-inch FHD touchscreen with a HD webcam above it for all your stay-at-home video conferencing needs.
Keeping things going through your day-to-day essentials of casual office work or education is a 1.1-GHz Intel Core m3 CPU, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. The latter of that not sounding huge, but given the cloud-centric OS, is not a problem whatsoever.
All of this is stuffed into a frame that is seriously portable (12.7 x 8.1 x 0.6 inches and a weight of 3.1 pounds) and offers real stamina with a 10-hour battery life. This offers incredible value for money.
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