It is not typically you uncover a low worth Alienware gaming PC. It is broadly acknowledged that whereas Dell’s gaming-brand rigs are efficiently constructed and embody elegant purchaser care assist, you could be typically paying significantly an excessive amount of for the specs you actually get inside, moreover you occur to discover a actually, actually total lot. This week, nonetheless, has supplied us with a kind of presents on account of you may get an Alienware Aurora R8 with an RTX 2080 8GB graphics card, an i7-8700 CPU, 16GB of RAM, 256GB NVMe SSD/1TB HDD combo, and Residence residence home windows 10 Residence pre-installed for $1550 on the Dell retailer. That is actually a strong price for this kind of assemble, even with out the Alienware set up. This PC was cheaper yesterday, with an additional low worth.
If there is a weak spot correct proper right here, it is in all probability the CPU. Ideally, you’d need the i7-9700Okay or the 8700Okay in there, as they’re higher for gaming builds, however the remainder of the specs are on-point. The 256GB NVMe drive is massive adequate for booting, and you’ll merely complement it with a good higher SSD later in your PC’s life, and the RAM is 16GB of dual-channel HyperX Fury at 2933Mhz, a step above the RAM you uncover in cheaper pre-builts. Look significantly deeper, and this current furthermore comes with an Alienware mouse and keyboard (eh, they’re free!), built-in WiFi, and a DVD-RW, in case you nonetheless like bodily media. All wrapped up with Dell’s one-year guarantee and assist.
Yesterday, you get hold of an additional $150 off, however that has now expired. Particulars beneath.
The on-site saving is $705, however in case you enter the code AW150AFF at checkout you get one totally different $150 off. That is the true kicker. The deal will finish when inventory runs out, correct this second.
It is solely September, positive, and that could possibly be a total lot of money to throw at a pre-built PC. Nonetheless, completely totally different retailers, we’re struggling to hunt out every totally different RTX 2080 builds for this kind of price, which tells you one issue about how compelling Dell’s current is true now.
It is a Labor Day deal, so that you would possibly profit from it correct this second, and shares are restricted so it’d promote out.