Amazon offers the ASUS 11-inch Chromebook 1.8GHz/4GB/16GB SSD (model C201PA-DS02) for $159 shipped. For comparison, it typically sells for between $190 and $200 at online retailers like Newegg. Today’s deal is the best price by $20 and the lowest that we’ve tracked outside of a limited coupon code promotion.
We’ve said it before, Chromebooks are a solid companion for students as the school year kicks off. This particular model has 4GB of RAM, so you’re getting a nice boost in comparison to other options with half as much. Features include a 1.8GHz Rockchip processor, 16GB of internal solid-state storage, 13-hour battery life and an 11.6-inch display. The Chrome Operating System includes access to Google Docs or Quick Office plus 100GB of free online storage for two-years. Rated 4.3/5 stars by nearly 500 Amazon reviewers.
The all-new ASUS Chromebook C201 starts in a flash and loads lightning fast as you cruise through your to-do list or favorite video streaming site with up to 13 hours of battery life*. Featuring a refined chiclet keyboard and spacious touchpad, the ASUS Chromebook C201 gives you plenty of space to type, zoom and scroll for a person of any size while staying portable for a carrying bag of virtually any size. If you spend more time online than off, cruise websites, watch online videos and stay productive through the virtual world, ASUS Chromebook C201 is optimized for your mobile lifestyle. With Rockchip 3288-C Quad-Core 1.8GHz processor with up to 4GB RAM (varies by models), the ASUS Chromebook C201 lets you multitask to instantly switch between your apps and several browser tabs all while staying energy efficient.