Dell offers its Inspiron 13 7000 2-in-1 Laptop with AMD’s Ryzen 5 2GHz/8GB/256GB SSD at $666.39 shipped when code 50OFF699 is applied in-cart. Regularly $730, this is a fantastic price for a portable computer that is perfect for homework this upcoming semester. AMD’s Ryzen 5 processor has 4 cores and 8 threads, meaning it’s perfect for heavy workloads that semesters can bring. Rated 3.9/5 stars at Dell.

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Amazon has a selection of Always Connected PC Deals for Prime Day 2018 starting at $489 shipped. Our top pick is the ASUS NovaGo and Sprint SIM Card at $489.30, which generally fetches $700. Also on sale is the HP ENVY x2 for $700 (Reg. up to $1,000) and the Lenovo Miix 630 at $630 (Reg. $900). All options include a Sprint SIM card and you’ll receive FREE unlimited data until 12/31/18, which will cost $15/mo after that.

Microsoft is currently bundling its Surface Book 2 or Surface Laptop with a FREE Surface Dock ($200 value). All you have to do is pick your Surface Book 2 or Surface Laptop configuration and then add the Surface Dock to your cart. Back when I owned a Surface Pro 3, the Surface Dock was a lifesaver as it adds Ethernet, USB-3.0, and more while providing power to your mobile workstation.

B&H Photo offers the EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 SC2 Graphics Card bundled with an EVGA SuperNOVA G1+ 750W 80 Plus Gold Modular Power Supply for $509.98 shipped, but you can save an additional $40 by filling out the mail-in rebates found on the page. Separately, the GPU sells for $580 and has never sold below $530 at Amazon by itself. The power supply is another $90, meaning that even if you decide not to do the MIR, you’re saving quite a bit here. The GPU is rated 4.5/5 stars and the PSU received stellar reviews from thousands of Amazon shoppers.

EVGA is having a large sale on a selection of its products with prices starting at $5. Our top pick is the GTX 1080 GAMING at $499.99 shipped. Normally GTX 1080’s run closer to $600, so this is a great option if you’re looking to upgrade. Head on over to EVGA’s website for a list of all products on sale.

Other laptops on sale:

  • ASUS VivoBook: $179 (Reg. $230) | Amazon
    • 1.1GHz/4GB/64GB
    • Windows 10 S
    • 11.6-inch screen
  • Acer Aspire E 15: $330 (Reg. $380) | Amazon
    • 2.2GHz/6GB/1TB
    • 15.6-inch screen
  • ASUS FX503VD: $729 (Reg. $925) | Amazon
    • 2.8GHz/8GB/128GB/1TB/GTX 1050 4GB GPU
    • 15.6-inch screen
  • MSI GL62M: $799 (Reg. $950) | Amazon
    • 2.8GHz i7/8GB/128GB/1TB/GTX 1050Ti 4GB GPU
    • 15.6-inch screen
  • Acer Predator Helios 300: $900 (Reg. $1,050) | Amazon
    • 2.8GHz i7/16GB/256GB/GTX 1060 6GB GPU
    • 15.6-inch screen
  • Dell Inspiron 17 5000: $540 (Reg. $680) | Dell eBay
    • 2.5Ghz Ryzen 3, 12GB, 1TB
    • 17-inch screen
  • Lenovo Yoga 730 2-in-1: $750 (Reg. $850) | Best Buy
    • 1.6GHz i5, 8GB, 256GB
    • 13.3-inch 1080p touchscreen
  • Dell XPS 13: $799 (Reg. $1,300) | Microsoft Store
    • 1.6GHz i5, 8GB, 128GB
    • 13.3-inch 1080p touchscreen
  • Dell XPS 15: $880 (Reg. $1,800) | BuyDig Rakuten
    • w/ code BYD150
    • 3.5Ghz i5/8GB/256GB
    • 15.6-inch 4K touchscreen

Other desktops on sale:

  • Acer Aspire: $380 (Reg. $480) | Amazon
    • 3Ghz i5/12GB/2TB
    • Includes mouse/keyboard
  • iBUYPOWER Gaming Desktop: $1,199 (Reg. $1,500) | Amazon
    • i7-8700K, 16GB RAM, 240GB SSD, 1TB HDD
    • GTX 1070Ti 8GB GPU
    • 802.11ac Wi-Fi built-in
    • Includes mouse/keyboard

Other PC sales:

Dell Inspiron 13 7000 features:

13″ 2-in-1 with CinemaStream and CinemaSound. Packed with high-end features like the latest AMD Ryzen™ processors and solid-state drive.

  • Turn up the heat: From locker rooms to locked cars, we test Inspiron laptops for survival in harsh short-term heat conditions of up to 65°C/149°F.
  • Everything hinges on it: We test Inspiron laptop hinges to ensure they still feel tight, even after opening and closing the lid 20,000 times.
  • Keys to success: We test commonly used keys for 10 million keystrokes and touch pad buttons 1 million times with no failure. So go ahead, finish your novel.
  • Buttoned up: No matter what you set your power and multimedia buttons to do, we’ve tested them all to survive up to 40,000 pushes with no problems.
  • Twist and turn: Call us excessive, but after twisting an Inspiron laptop’s base and lid more than 25,000 times, we can assure you the parts inside are well protected.
  • In for the long haul: Systems undergo at least 10,000 hours of highly accelerated life testing to ensure they’re ready for the real world.


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