Tuesday tech deals: XPS 15 w/ Core i7, GT 540M for $900

By on April 24, 2012, 3:30 PM

81  Dell XPS 15 with Core i7, Nvidia graphics for $900 + free shipping

Dell Home offers the XPS 15 in Silver Aluminum for $949.99. Coupon code "21RZG5K1X1V91Z" drops it to $899.99. With free shipping. That's $200 under a deal from two days ago (which had a faster processor and 8-cell battery, but weaker graphics), $583 off, and a very strong price for this configuration. Sales tax is added where applicable. It measures 0.97" thick and features a 15.6" 1366x768 LED-backlit LCD, an Intel Core i7-2670QM 2.2GHz Sandy Bridge dual-core processor, an Nvidia GeForce GT 540M 2GB, 8GB of RAM, 1TB of storage, a slot-load DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, a webcam, a 6-cell battery, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. Deal ends April 28.

15.6" Asus laptop with Core i3 for $330 + free shipping

Today only, until 7PM ET, Best Buy offers the Asus X54L-BBK2 bundled with an 8x8" Shutterfly Photobook for $329.99 with free shipping. That's tied with a deal from last week as the lowest total price we've seen for a Core i3-equipped 15.6" Asus laptop (similar Asus models cost $500 or more elsewhere). Sales tax is added where applicable. It features a 15.6" 1366x768 LED-backlit screen, an Intel Core i3-2330M 2.2GHz dual-core Sandy Bridge processor, 4GB of RAM, a 320GB HDD, a DVD burner, USB 3.0, 802.11n wireless, Gigabit Ethernet, a webcam with face recognition, a flash card reader, a 4-cell battery, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. Following your purchase, you will receive an email with instructions and a redemption code to receive your free photo book.

82  Refurb Nikon D3100 14MP DSLR Camera w/ Lens for $399 + free shipping

Adorama offers the factory-refurbished Nikon D3100 14.2-Megapixel Digital SLR Camera (pictured), model no. 25472, bundled with the Nikon NIKKOR 18-55mm VR Zoom Lens for $399 with free shipping. That's a buck under last week's mention and the lowest total price we've ever seen for this camera bundle. It's also $91 below the lowest total price we could find for a refurb sold elsewhere. It features a 3" LCD, 3fps shooting, 1080p HD video capture, HDMI output, 18 guided shooting options, pop-up flash, SDHC/SDXC card slot, and more. A 90-day Nikon warranty applies. A close price: Cameta Camera offers it for $399.95 with free shipping.

Yeti THX-Certified USB Microphone for $80 + $5 s&h

TigerDirect offers the Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone for $79.99 plus $5.43 for shipping. That's tied with a deal from last month and the lowest total price we've ever seen (it's also a current price low by $6, with several places charging closer to $150). This THX-certified microphone features a tri-capsule array of three condenser capsules, gain control, mute button, zero-latency headphone output, and more. Learn more about this microphone here.

Duracell AAA Coppertop Batteries 40-Pack for $12 + free shipping, more

Today only, Deal Genius discounts a selection of Duracell batteries, as listed below. Coupon code "APRIL10" cuts an extra 10% off. With free shipping, each is at least $3 off the lowest total price we could find for such a quantity. The deals, with prices after coupon: Duracell 9-volt Coppertop Batteries 6-Pack for $8.99, Duracell AAA Coppertop Batteries 40-Pack for $11.66.


Digital Weather Station Alarm Clock for $6 + $3 s&h

Today only, 5StarDeal offers this Digital Weather Station Alarm Clock, model no. 72-4555, for $6 plus $2.99 for shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $4, apart from the deal below, although we saw it for $2 less in December. It features temperature and humidity display, moon phases, a desktop calendar, built-in alarm clock, and more. A close price: elchdeals via eBay has it for $9.65 with free shipping.


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