Dell Home offers its 6-lb. Dell Inspiron 17R Intel Ivy Bridge Core i5 1.7GHz 17.3" LED-Backlit Laptop
for $649.99. Coupon code "J9ZR64?V1WQ2S0" cuts it to $599.99
. With free shipping
, that's the lowest total price we've seen for a Dell Inspiron 17R with a Core i5 CPU, 8GB RAM, and 1TB hard drive. (For further comparison, we saw an Inspiron 17R with this CPU, but less RAM and a smaller hard drive, for $150 less two weeks ago, since expired.) Sales tax is added where applicable. Features include an Intel Core i5-3317U 1.7GHz Ivy Bridge dual-core processor, 17.3" 1600x900 LED-backlit LCD, 8GB RAM, 1TB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth, webcam, 6-cell battery, and Windows 8 64-bit. Deal ends March 8.