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The best Dell deals in July 2021

The best Dell deals
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The best Dell deals of the summer are up for grabs as the PC maker's Black Friday in July sale winds down. Dell's sitewide sale continues to offer fantastic discounts on various configuration Dell laptops

So if you're on a budget, and in need of a new laptop for school or work, you won't want to miss this epic savings event. Now is a great time to save big on Dell's best business laptops, 2-in-1 laptops, gaming laptops and peripherals.

Generally speaking, the best Dell deals are available all throughout the year, not just during Prime Day, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday. 

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. 

For the best deals on notebook PCs and peripherals, check out our best laptops deals and monitor deals hubs for the latest discounts.

The best Dell deals right now

The best Dell deals

Dell XPS 13 (2020)

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Dell XPS 13 deals

The best Dell laptop

CPU: i7-1065G7 | GPU: Intel UHD 620 Graphics | RAM: 16GB | Storage: 1TB PCIe SSD | Display: 13.3 inches, 1920 x 1080/4K | Size: 11.6 x 7.8 x 0.6 inches | Weight: 2.8 pounds

Attractive, premium chassis
Powerful performance
No bezels whatsoever
Lacks legacy ports

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. 

Dell XPS 15 (2020) review

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Dell XPS 15 deals

Dell's stunning mobile workhorse

CPU: Intel Core i9-10885H | GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650/Intel UHD Graphics 630 | RAM: 32GB | Storage: 1TB m.2 NVMe PCIe SSD | Display: 15.6 inches, 1920 x 1080/4K | Size: 13.6 x 9.1 x 0.7-inches | Weight: 4.5 pounds

Attractive premium chassis
Bright, vivid, super high-res display
Great overall and graphics performance
Expensive

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. 

Alienware Area 51m Gaming Laptop

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Alienware Area-51m deals

Alienware's high-end upgradeable laptop

CPU: Intel Core i9-9900K | GPU: Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 | RAM: 64GB | Storage: 1TB PCIe M.2 SSDs/1TB (+8GB SSHD) Hybrid Drive | Display: 17.3 inches, 1920 x 1080/4K | Size: 16.1 x 15.9 x 1.2~1.7 inches | Weight: 8.5 pounds

Gorgeous space station aesthetic
Excellent overall performance
Upgradeable hardware 
Pricey

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. 

Dell Latitude 7400 2-in-1 (2019)

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Dell Latitude 7400 2-in-1 deals

Dell's lightweight business suitable convertible

CPU: Intel Core i7-8665U | GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q | RAM: 16GB | Storage: 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD | Display: 14 inches, 1920 x 1080 | Size: 12.6 x 7.9 x 0.6 inches | Weight: 3 pounds

Sleek, modern design
Long battery life
Proximity sign-in feature works well
Display could be brighter
Speakers could be stronger

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. 

Hilda Scott

Hilda Scott is a Deals Writer at Tom's Guide and Laptop Mag, bringing you the best bargains on laptops, gaming gear, smart home gadgets, and wearables. After graduating from Hunter College with a degree in Film and Media Studies, she's written for iTechPost, Examiner.com, Parle Mag, Enstars, and Latin Times. When she's not bringing readers the best deals, she's streaming her favorite shows or attending a live concert or pro wrestling event.