June 2013 marks the appearance of the highly anticipated Haswell processing chips. Improved performance and lighter power consumption are the promises now delivered. While there’s no selection of Haswell equipped laptops just yet (except for preorders), it now stands a major retailer has released several desktops with the new processor.
Today Dell started it off with the XPS 8700 desktop Haswell equipped PC priced at $699.99 equipped with a Core i5-4330. Incredibly it’s already at a discount. Just use the $50 off coupon code 5HM$H7MF676W2F at checkout and drop the price down to $649.99.
We ran through Lenovo and HP’s entire online catalog and none have been updated to Haswell. A win for Dell here in terms of product update and availability.
All four desktop with new 4th Gen Haswell CPUs are below with starting prices. Three of these desktops can take advantage of the coupons mentioned above.
- Dell XPS 8700 – starts at $649.99 (use coupon ZT7XR02J1LXP0S)
- Dell XPS 8700 Special Edition – starts at $1349.99 ($50 coupon 5HM$H7MF676W2F works)
- XPS 27 All-in-One – starts at $1,549.99 ($50 coupon 5HM$H7MF676W2F works)
- Alienware X51 R2 – starts at $854.05 (no coupons yet)