The best Dell deals of the summer are up for grabs as the laptop maker's back to school sale picks up steam. For a limited time, the sitewide sale offers up to an extra $200 off already discounted Dell laptops via coupon.
Alongside student deals, Dell currently takes dollars off various configuration notebook PCs including its gaming-specific Alienware machines.
So if you're on a budget, want a new laptop for school or work sooner than later, you won't want to miss these savings. Now is a great time to save big on Dell's best business laptops, 2-in-1 laptops, gaming laptops and peripherals.
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Beyond Dell's online store, retailers like Amazon, Best Buy, and Walmart — just to name a few, offer tons of Dell deals. That said, it's always worth price checking against Dell's direct price to get the best deal.
Dell is known for offering coupon codes that take from 5% to as much as 17% off select machines. (The coupons usually stack with sale prices). From the excellent Dell XPS 13 to brawny Alienware gaming laptops, here are the best Dell deals you can get right now.
The best Dell deals right now
- Dell Back to School Laptop Deals: up to extra $200 off w/ coupon @ Dell
- Dell XPS 13: was $1,099 now $949 @ Dell via coupon, "STUDENT100"
- Dell Inspiron 15: was $859 now $599 @ Dell via coupon,"STUDENT50"
- Dell XPS 15 w/ OLED: was $2,399 now $2,254 @ Dell via coupon, "50OFF699"
- Alienware m15 R5 w/ RTX 3060 GPU: was $1,679 now $1,450 @ Dell
The best Dell deals
Among all the Dell laptops out there, the XPS 13 is top tier. The latest model packs Intel's 11th Gen Tiger Lake processor, which gives it a nice performance boost. In our Dell XPS 2020 review, attractive, premium chassis, powerful performance and bezel-less display.
If you're looking for a powerhouse, the Dell machine, the XPS 15 is the laptop to get. Don't let its stylish, 0.7-inch thick aluminum design fool you, it performs just as well as it looks.
In our Dell XPS 15 (2020) review, we loved its attractive premium chassis, bright, vivid, super high-res display and excellent audio. The laptop's great overall and graphics performance impressed us so much that it won our Editor's Choice award.
In terms of configurations, we recommend getting it with a Core i9 CPU, 32GB RAM, 1TB SSD, and GTX 1650 GPU if you want workstation-like power. Alternatively, you can opt for a model with a 4K OLED display, which is enough to make your MacBook Pro-toting friends jealous.
The brawny Area-51m gaming laptop is thoughtfully designed to appeal to hardcore gamers and Alienware enthusiasts. It's the first Alienware laptop to house an eight-core processor and a GeForce RTX 2080 GPU under the hood. Moreover, it's one of the first gaming laptops we've seen that lets you upgrade the CPU, RAM, storage and GPU.
As we note in our Alienware Area 51m review, we were impressed by the machine's gorgeous space station aesthetic, excellent overall performance and upgradeable hardware. While it's one of the pricier gaming laptops out there, the Area 51m's power and upgradeability are worth the splurge.
Business professionals will benefit from the extremely powerful performance and long battery life of the Dell Latitude 7400 2-in-1. Thanks to its unique proximity sign-in feature, the Latitude 7400 offers the peace of mind security professionals want in a laptop.
We reviewed the Dell Latitude 7400 2-in-1 and its modern design, killer performance and 13+ hour battery life won us over.
Mirroring some of the best characteristics of its sibling, the Dell XPS, this sleek convertible sports a thin and lightweight, premium looking chassis. For its size, the Latitude 7400 2-in-1 has an ample selection of ports for maximum connectivity options on the fly.