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This article was published on May 15, 2019

CHEAP: Tickle your gaming senses with Dell’s G5 laptop at $599 ($350 off)


CHEAP: Tickle your gaming senses with Dell’s G5 laptop at $599 ($350 off)
Product
G5 Gaming laptop
Price
$599
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Ivan covers Big Tech, India, policy, AI, security, platforms, and apps for TNW. That's one heck of a mixed bag. He likes to say "Bleh." Ivan covers Big Tech, India, policy, AI, security, platforms, and apps for TNW. That's one heck of a mixed bag. He likes to say "Bleh."

There are many gaming laptops around now, but Dell‘s still one of the trusted gaming laptop makers. If you’re on the hunt for a new machine for your playing needs, Dell’s G5 gaming laptop’s down to $599 from $999 (use the discount code: AFFDG5).

It’s not a top-end machine, but it’s powerful enough for your Fortnite, Apex Legends, or Dautness needs. The device packs some impressive specs like a 15.6-inch full HD screen and 256GB NVMe SSD.

Dell G5 Gaming

Here’s the full spec sheet:

Specifications

  • Screen: 15.6-inch FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS Anti-Glare display
  • Processor: 8th Generation Intel® Core™ i5-8300H Processor (up to 4.0 GHz with turbo boost)
  • RAM: 8GB, DDR4, 2666MHz
  • GPU:  NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 Ti 4GB GDDR5
  • Hard drive: 256GB M.2 PCIe NVMe Solid State Drive
  • Battery: 4-Cell 56 Whr Battery
  • Software: Windows 10 Home 64-bit English
  • Ports: Headphone/Mic port,  SS USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-As, Thunderbolt 3 Port (USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C with support for 40Gbps) ),  HDMI 2.0, Noble Lock Security Slot, Gigabit Ethernet RJ45, SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen1 Type-A, 2-in-1 SD / MicroMedia card
  • Weight: 2.61 kg

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Plenty of reviews around the internet have picked this machine as one of the best portable entry-level gaming laptops around. It performs well for its price point and has a reliable battery life. Grab one from Dell’s official’s site for just $599 by using the discount code AFFDG5 at checkout.


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