The starting price for Dell’s XPS 10 is now US$449 for a 32GB model, scalping $50 off the original launch price. The 64GB model is $499, which is a drop from the original $599 price. By comparison, the price of the Latitude 10 tablet with Intel processors and Microsoft’s Windows 8 OS remained stable at $499.
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Microcenter always has a full fledged decent laptop for under $300. Here’s the special this week for $279. I don’t know why anyone would pay double for a tablet which is hard to do any real work on. I recently bought a 7″ Samsung S3 tablet for $180 (on sale) that does everything one would ever need to do on a tablet.
ASUS R503U-MH21 15.6″ Laptop Computer – Black
- AMD E2-1800 1.7GHz
- Microsoft Windows 8 (64-bit)
- 2GB DDR3-1333 RAM
- 320GB 5,400RPM Hard Drive
- 8x SuperMulti DVDRW Drive
- Memory Card Reader
- 10/100/1000 Network
- 802.11b/g/n Wireless
- 15.6″ LED-backlit TFT Display
Note: The above link to this special will most likely be dead after the sale.