Dell Home offers its 5.1-lb. Dell Inspiron 15 Intel Haswell Core i5 1.6GHz 15.6" LED-Backlit Touchscreen Laptop for $549.99 with free shipping. That's tied with a November mention (which had a better battery) and the lowest total price we've seen for this model. It features an Intel Core i5-4200U 1.6GHz Haswell dual-core processor, 15.6" 1366x768 LED-backlit touchscreen LCD, 6GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, webcam, 4-cell battery, and Windows 8 64-bit. Deal ends February 13.
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