Tuesday tech deals: $225 off Dell XPS 17 with Sandy Bridge

By on March 29, 2011, 2:16 PM
Dell XPS 17 with Core i7 quad-core, Blu-ray for $915 + free shipping

Dell Home offers the Dell XPS 17 notebook for $914.99 with free shipping via the directions below. That's $15 under a deal from three days ago; plus, this configuration includes a Blu-ray disc player and a larger battery. Sales tax is added where applicable.

Features include a 17.3" 1600x900 LED-backlit widescreen LCD, an Intel Core i7-2630QM 2GHz quad-core Sandy Bridge processor, Nvidia GeForce GT 550M 1GB graphics, 6GB of RAM, a 640GB 7200RPM hard drive, Blu-ray ROM / dual-layer DVD burner combo drive, 802.11n wireless, Gigabit Ethernet, built-in JBL speakers, 2-megapixel HD webcam, 2GB of DataSafe Online Backup for one year, 9-cell battery, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. Deal ends April 7. To get this deal:

  1. Click here to start for $999.99
  2. select "92 WHr 9-cell Lithium Ion Primary Battery (+$40)"
  3. select "Tray Load Blu-ray Disc BD-Combo ... (+$100)"
  4. add it to your cart for $1,139.99
  5. apply coupon code "8GHR80Q1PLLCF7" to drop it to $1,049.99
  6. apply coupon code "QFSNKXG0P1S1BK" to drop it to $914.99
  7. apply coupon code "HLSKSR06S9ZG0F" for free shipping

Bob & Ron's Worldwide Stereo coupon: Up to an extra 53% off select items

Bob & Ron's Worldwide Stereo takes up to an extra 53% off a selection of electronics via coupon code "EMPLOYEE" during its Employee Sale (see the discount at final checkout; the percent-off amount varies from item to item). That's the best coupon we've ever seen from this merchant. Plus, with free shipping, many items are at the lowest total price we could find. Deal ends March 31. Some best bets, each with free shipping and prices after the coupon:

  • Energy Take Satellite Surround Speaker for $47
  • JBL Duet II Speaker System for MP3 Player / PC for $62.65
  • Klipsch Reference Series RW-10d 10" Powered Subwoofer (pictured) for $229
  • Panasonic Viera TC-P50X3 50" Plasma HD Television for $659
  • Browse the entire Bob & Rob's Worldwide Stereo Employee Sale
  • Dell Vostro V13 Core 2 Duo 1.3GHz 13" LED Laptop for $349 + $8 s&h

    Dell Small Business offers the Dell Vostro V13 for $349 plus $8 for shipping. That's tied with a deal from a week ago as the lowest total price we've seen for a Dell Vostro V 13 with a Core 2 Duo processor by $50. Sales tax is added where applicable. This 0.65"-thick notebook features a 13.3" 1366x768 widescreen LED-backlit display, an Intel Core 2 Duo ULV SU7300 1.3GHz dual-core processor, 2GB of RAM, a 320GB 7200RPM hard drive, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth, webcam, 6-cell battery, and Windows 7 Premium 32-bit.

    Refurb Logitech Harmony 700 Universal Remote Control for $60 + free shipping

    NetDirectBargains via eBay offers the refurbished Logitech Harmony 700 Universal Remote Control, model no. 915-000120, for $59.99 with free shipping. That's $20 under our December mention and the lowest total price we could find for a new model by $50. This Internet-programmable remote control features a color display, activity buttons for simultaneously controlling multiple devices, and more. Note that no warranty information is provided, but the seller does offer a 14-day money back guarantee in case the remote is DOA.

    Apple iPod touch 8GB MP3 Player with Insignia 4.3" GPS for $205 + $6 s&h

    Best Buy offers the new, 4th-generation Apple iPod touch 8GB MP3 Player, model no. MC540LL/A, bundled with the Insignia NS-NAV01 4.3" Widescreen GPS Navigation System, model no. NS-NAV01, for $204.99. Shipping adds $5.99, or opt for free in-store pickup. Even with shipping, that's $66 under the lowest total price we could find for these items purchased separately elsewhere. (Other stores charge at least $205 for the iPod alone.) Sales tax is added where applicable.

    The iPod features a high-definition Retina Display, 3-axis gyro, iOS 4.1, front- and rear-facing cameras (the latter capable of HD recording), FaceTime, Game Center, and more. The GPS is WAAS (Wide Area Augmentation System)-enabled and features a 4.3" touchscreen LCD, text-to-speech, up to two hours of battery life, and preloaded maps of the United States.

    Seagate FreeAgent Desk 500GB USB External Hard Drive for $35 + $8 s&h

    Seagate Outlet offers the Seagate FreeAgent Desk 500GB USB External Hard Drive, model no. ST305004FDA2E1-RK, for $39. Coupon code "SEAGATESTORAGE" cuts it to $35.10. With $7.99 for shipping, that's $0.09/GB, tied with our mention from two weeks ago, and the lowest total price we could find by $28. It's worth noting that this drive is a part of the Seagate Outlet Sale, where other drives are up to 70% off.




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    Jesse Jesse said:

    None of the links seem to work for me. Could be because I'm at work though...

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    Matthew Matthew, TechSpot Staff, said:

    They work on my end -- though two deals have expired. I'll replace them.

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