Dell Home offers its Alienware X51 Intel Core i3 3.3GHz Desktop PC
(no monitor) for $699
with free shipping
. That's tied with last week's mention (which featured Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit) and the lowest total price we've seen for an Alienware X51 desktop with Windows 8. Sales tax is added where applicable. It features an Intel Core i3-2120 3.3GHz Sandy Bridge dual-core processor, 6GB RAM, 1TB 7200 rpm hard drive, slot-loading DVD burner, NVIDIA GeForce GT 640 1GB video card, 802.11n wireless, Steam factory-installed with bonus content, and Windows 8 64-bit.