ASUS X501A-WH01 Windows 8 Notebook $249 Today! Posted on November 22, 2012 by Len The ASUS X501A-WH01 Windows 8 Notebook is $249 Today at NewEgg! Link. If you’re looking for a basic, cheap, Windows 8 laptop, this is your deal. It has basic specs and does feature Intel HD Graphics. By Len H About the author: Len . Follow him on Twitter / Facebook.