Thanks to Monday's release of Gen 4 processors
The MacBook Air is considered the benchmark by many for what an ultraportable laptop should be. Today the mid 2012 MacBook Air 11 with 128GB SSD fell to $849 after a $100 rebate card, making the lowest price we've seen yet. Apple MacBook Air 11 Core i5 with 128GB SSD (MD224LL/A)
You save $150 compared to the equivalent MacBook Air 11 with Haswell processor that released this past Monday. So long as you're a hyper demanding computer user, this laptop will probably have you covered for the several years.