Dell Home offers its Dell Inspiron 3847 Intel Haswell Core i5 3.2GHz Desktop PC (no monitor), for $739.99. Coupon code "?$QNC1?HSKNR9F" cuts it to $554.99. With free shipping, that's $185 off list and the lowest total price we could find. It features an Intel Haswell Core i5-4460 3.2GHz quad-core processor, 8GB RAM, 1TB 7200 rpm hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit.
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