Dell Home offers the Dell XPS 8500 Intel Ivy Bridge Core i5 3.1GHz Desktop PC
(no monitor) for $749.99
with free shipping
. That's $40 under last week's mention (which came with a $50 Dell gift card) and among the lowest total prices we've seen for this system with an Ivy Bridge processor. Sales tax is added where applicable. The desktop features an Intel Core i5-3450 Ivy Bridge quad-core 3.1GHz processor, 8GB RAM, 1TB 7200 rpm hard drive, AMD Radeon 7570 1GB graphics card, DVD burner, media card reader, Bluetooth 4.0, 802.11n wireless, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit.