Dell Inspiron 16 falls to just under $500 in Dell Semi-Annual Sale

Dell Inspiron 16 laptop
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Dell's Semi-Annual sale is in full swing with discounts of up to $550 on select laptops. The PC maker continues to offer the Dell Inspiron 16 for just $499. That's $250 off its normal price of $749 and the lowest price we've tracked for this Dell laptop

If you're looking for a sub-$500 laptop, this is one Dell laptop deal worth considering. The biggest markdown goes to the Dell XPS 15 with RTX 3050 GPU, now on sale for $1,599 ($550 off). Even better, apply coupon, "100OFFXPS15" at checkout to take an extra $100 off and drop its price to $1,499 ($650 off). 

Dell's Semi-Annual features some of the best laptop deals of the season. 

Dell Inspiron 16: $749 $499 @ Dell

Dell Inspiron 16: $749 $499 @ Dell
Save $250 on the Dell Inspiron 16 which drops it to just under $500. This laptop has a 16-inch (1920 x 1200) 60Hz touch screen, 2.3-GHz AMD Ryzen 5 5625U 6-core CPU, 8GB RAM and AMD Radeon graphics, and 512GB SSD. 

Dell's Inspiron 16 is one of the best laptops for students and remote workers. The laptop in this deal has a 16-inch (1920 x 1200) 60Hz display, 2.3-GHz AMD Ryzen 5 5625U 6-core CPU, 8GB RAM and AMD Radeon graphics, and 512GB SSD. 

Although we didn't get to test this exact laptop, the Dell Inspiron 16 is rated 4 out of 5-stars at Dell. Satisfied owners love its large display, easy setup and backlit keyboard for viewing in low light settings. Others praise the laptop's elegant design, excellent performance, and long battery life.

Port-wise, the Dell Inspiron 16 supplies you with plenty. You can get 1 x HDMI 1.4 port, 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C port with Power Delivery and DisplayPort, and 2 x USB 3.2 Type-A ports. There's also an audio jack and SD card reader incorporated into its design.   

At 4.1 pounds and 14.1 x 10 x 0.7 inches, the Dell Inspiron 16 is one of the more portable 16-inch laptops out there. It's lighter than the new MacBook Pro 16 (4.8 pounds, 14 x 9.8 x 0.7 inches) and on par with the HP Spectre x360 (4.1 pounds, 14.1 x 9.6 x 0.7 inches).

Whether you're looking for a laptop for homework or your home office, the Dell Inspiron 16 is a wise choice.

Hilda Scott

Hilda Scott uses her combined passion for gadgets and bargain shopping to bring you the best prices on all things tech. She has a bachelor’s degree in film and media studies from Hunter College and 11 years of tech and entertainment journalism. Her work has been featured on Tom’s Guide, iTechPost,, Parlemag, Enstars, and Latin Times. When she's not scouting for the best deals, Hilda’s catching up on her favorite TV shows and pro-wrestling matches.