Dell Home offers the Alienware 17 Intel Haswell Core i7 2.4GHz 17.3" LED-Backlit Laptop in Silver-Anodized Aluminum for $1,934.10 with free shipping. That's $228 off and the second-lowest total price we've seen for a 17" laptop with a 4GB GPU and blu-ray player. It features an Intel Core i7-4700MQ 2.4GHz Haswell quad-core processor, 17.3" 1920x1080 LED-backlit LCD, 16GB RAM, 500GB hard drive with 8GB SSD, AMD Radeon R9 M290X 4GB graphics card, Blu-ray player, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, 8-cell battery, and Windows 8.1.
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