Deals July 28: Dell Core i5 Ivy Bridge Laptop $549

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Our laptop deal of the weekend has a ton of features for your dollar and will meet your needs for years to come. You get Intel's newest 3rd gen Core i5 CPU, along with other hot tech like USB 3.0, HDMI, 8-in-1 card reader, and more. Dell even bundles Adobe photo & video editing software and a 1 year on-site warranty. This is one of the cheapest Ivy Bridge Laptop in the market currently!

15.6" Dell Inspiron 15R 5520 Core i5-3210M 2.5GHz Dual-core Ivy Bridge Laptop w/6GB RAM, 500GB HDD & Adobe Elements 9 Bundle for $549.99 with free shipping (normally $689).


Acer Predator Core i7-3770 3.4GHz Quad-core Ivy Bridge Desktop w/16GB RAM, 2TB HDD, 128GB SSD, GeForce GT 630, Wireless-N for $1,050 (normally $1,200).


Dell UltraSharp U2711 2560 x 1440 (WQHD) LCD Monitor w/3-year Advanced Exchange Warranty for $807 with free shipping (normally $999 - use coupon codes 7TKFBFGN6PJVFH and RX$T7MTF1$BLB8).


17.3" Dell XPS 17 Core i7-2670QM 2.2GHz Quad-core Laptop w/8GB RAm, 1TB storage, 1080p LCD, Backlit Keyboard & GeForce GT 550M for $999.99 with free shipping (normally $1,613 - use coupon code KXXKKK5JSNG3CP).

17.3" Dell Inspiron 17R Core i3-2350M 2.3GHz Dual-core Laptop w/6GB RAM, 500GB HDD for $499.99 with free shipping (normally $599.99 - use coupon code TT3$?CNTJ4P00H).

14" Lenovo ThinkPad T430s Core i3-2370M 2.4GHz thin & light Laptop (Customizable Ivy Bridge) for $747 with free shipping (normally $879 - use coupon code THINK801).

$50 Coupon + Up to 15% off Alienware M14x Ivy Bridge Gaming Laptop.

11.6" Samsung Series 9 (NP900X1B-A02US) Core i3-2357M 1.3GHz Ultra-thin Laptop w/2GB RAM, 64GB SSD for $599 with free shipping (normally $799).


Lenovo H330s (77804LU) Core i5-2320 3GHz Quad-core SFF Desktop w/8GB RAM, 2TB HDD for $539 with free shipping (normally $749 - use coupon code BACK2SCHOOL).

Dell Optiplex 3010 Core i5-3450 3.1GHz Quad-core Desktop w/2GB RAM, 250GB HDD & 3-year warranty for $499 with free shipping (normally $797).

Dell Vostro 470 Core i5-3450 3.1GHz Quad-core Ivy Bridge Desktop w/4GB RAM, 500GB HDD, Wireless-N and $100 Gift Card for $549 with free shipping (normally $679 - use coupon code W9D06J14FX10WM).

Dell Inspiron 620 2.7GHz Intel Dual-core Desktop w/4GB RAM, 1TB HDD & Wireless-N for $387.99 with free shipping (normally $484.99 - use coupon code 5TK?LC9VJ5F$33).

Computing Hardware & Peripherals:

Intel Core i5-3570K Ivy Bridge Quad Core 3.40GHz Unlocked Processor for $209.99 (normally $229.99 - use coupon code XXA67126).

Intel Core i5-3470 Quad Core 3.2GHz CPU for $179.99 + $2.29 shipping (normally $199.99 - use coupon code MVW66796).

Webroot SecureAnywhere Essentials 2012 3-user Edition [download] for $29.95 (normally $59.95).

D-Link DNS-320 ShareCenter 2-Bay Gigabit Ethernet NAS Enclosure for $79.99 with free shipping (normally $149.99).

ASUS RT-N66U Dual-Band Wireless-N900 450Mbps Gigabit Router for $169 with free shipping (noramlly $199 - use coupon code BGSaveACool5).

23" HP W2371d 1080p LED-backlit LCD Monitor for $149.99 with free shipping (normally $199.99).


24" Sony PlayStation 1080p 3D Widescreen LCD Monitor w/3D Glasses & MotorStorm Apocalypse for $199.99 with free shipping (normally $299).

Home Entertainment:

55" Samsung UN55EH6000 120Hz 1080p LED HDTV + Samsung 19" LED HDTV for $1,200 with free shipping (normally $1,400).

46" Sharp LC-46SV49U 1080p LCD HDTV for $479.99 with free shipping (normally $600 - use coupon code SDLRT?LW1QR3C6).

32" Samsung UN32EH4000 720p LED HDTV + $40 Gift Card for $329.99 with free shipping (normally $379.99).

Personal Portables and Cameras:

Nike+ Fuel Band for $149 with free shipping.

Klipsch Custom-1 In-Ear Noise Isolating Earphone for $49.95 with free shipping (normally $99).

14MP Nikon D3100 DSLR Camera w/ 55-200mm VR Lens for $650 with free shipping (normally $750).

16MP Canon PowerShot A1300 Black Digital Camera for $100 with free shipping (normally $129).

Cool Stuff:

Free 7-day 24 Hour Fitness Pass.

Free Custom T-Shirt (s&h additional).

Free eMusic 14-day Trial plus $10 Music Credit (up to 20 songs).


Marcus Yam served as Tom's Hardware News Director during 2008-2014. He entered tech media in the late 90s and fondly remembers the days when an overclocked Celeron 300A and Voodoo2 SLI comprised a gaming rig with the ultimate street cred.
  • SteelCity1981
    Samsung UN32EH4000 are they serious? that looks like an LCD not an LED TV look how thick that thing is...
  • gidgiddonihah
    My backlit LED TV is huge compared to the superthin sidelit LEDs. I decided on backlit because sidelit had lighting problems when I bought the TV.