Dell Home, via its Member Purchase Program, offers its 4.95-lb. Dell Inspiron 15 3000 Series Intel Skylake Core i3 2GHz 15.6" Laptop in Black for $249.99 with free shipping. That's tied with last week's mention, $86 off list, and the lowest price we've seen. It features an Intel Core i3-6006U 2GHz Skylake dual-core processor, 15.6" 1366x768 (720p) LED-backlit LCD, 4GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, DVD burner, 4-cell battery, and Windows 10 Home 64-bit.

Our meta review shows that the machines in the Dell Inspiron 3000 Series are excellent entry-level laptops for a tight budget because the specs offer good value for the money. To read the complete review, click here.