Dell Home, via its Member Purchase Program, offers its Alienware Aurora R5 Intel Skylake Core i5 2.7GHz Gaming Desktop PC for $1,077.99. Plus, Dell Advantage Rewards members can apply coupon code "REWARD10" to drop it to $970.19. (Not a member? It's free to join.) With free shipping, that's tied with our mention from last month as the lowest total price we've seen for this configuration. (It's the best deal now by $308.) It features an Intel Core i5-6400 2.7GHz Skylake quad-core processor, 8GB RAM, 1TB 7200 rpm hard drive, Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 4GB video card, 802.11ac wireless, Bluetooth 4.2, Gigabit Ethernet, USB 3.1, DisplayPort, and Windows 10 Home 64-bit. (No optical drive is included.) Deal ends November 3.
Note: Dell's MPP is available to select groups, including students, government employees, military (active and retired), credit union members, and health care workers.