The official Black Friday sales are still more than a month away, but that’s not stopping Dell from rolling out some deals a bit early. The is offering up discounts on computer essentials, making now a great time for remote workers, contractors, and small business owners to snatch up a new PC at a discount. If you’re in the market for some new tech for your home office but you can’t wait until late November for the post-Thanksgiving sales to arrive, then read on to see our five favorite deals from the Dell Small Business Black Friday Sneak Peek Sale.
— $160, was $300
When it comes to PC essentials, it doesn’t get much more essential than a monitor. Your display is, after all, how you actually interface with your system, and the beefiest computer is just a large and expensive paperweight without one. This Dell Small Business 27-inch monitor gives you everything you need and nothing you don’t, with a 27-inch panel that hits the perfect sweet spot in size, resolution, and color accuracy thanks to its in-plane switching technology (the best panel type for PC displays). This 27-inch, 1080-pixel monitor also hits the sweet spot in price after the Dell Small Business Black Friday Sneak Peek Sale knocks $140 off to bring it down to just $160.
— $549, was $999
As great as mobile technology may be today, nothing beats a good desktop computer for serious productivity. That’s why a good PC tower like the new Dell Small Business Vostro 5000 is a must-have for any home office or small business: With a 10th-gen six-core i6 CPU and 8GB of DDR4 RAM, it’s got plenty of processing power for work and multitasking, and it would pair perfectly with that 27-inch monitor for a desktop station that’s capable of more productivity than you’d normally get with a small laptop. A $450 discount for the Dell Small Business Black Friday Sneak Peek sale lets you grab this solid PC on the cheap.
— $659, was $1,213
On the other hand, it’s hard to compete with the portability of a laptop in the modern mobile age — but you don’t have to sacrifice utility for that convenience with a good 14-inch machine like the Dell Small Business Vostro 5401, which is the perfect size for everyday use and carry. This configuration sports some very capable hardware with a 10th-gen Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a snappy 256GB solid-state drive, which is just about perfect to meet the everyday needs of home offices and small businesses. For the Dell Small Business Black Friday Sneak Peek sale, you can grab this capable Vostro 14-inch laptop for $659 after a generous $554 savings.
— $749, was $840
Convertible designs like the Inspiron 14 2-in-1 take laptop convenience even further by offering a fold-flat touchscreen that lets you use your PC like a tablet, a boon for creative professionals, prolific note-takers, and anyone else who has always felt that their laptop would be made better with this sort of functionality. Along with its 14-inch 1080p touch display, the Dell Small Business Inspiron 14 comes loaded with one of Intel’s newest 11th generation Core i5 processors, which is backed up by 8GB of high-speed 3,200MHz RAM. You’d normally pay more than a grand for a high-end 2-in-1 like the XPS 13, but this powerful and versatile Inspiron can be yours for a much more reasonable $749 right now.
— $899, was $1,491
The Dell Small Business OptiPlex 7070 Ultra might be the most unique desktop PC we’ve ever encountered. This innovative and super-compact computer has virtually no desktop footprint: The PC module itself simply mounts to the back of your display or even right inside the included VESA monitor mount — meaning there’s no big tower taking up space on your desk. For hardware, the OptiPlex 7070 packs a Core i5-8265U CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD into that tiny housing, and of course you can connect your own external hard drive for expanded storage. For just $899 ($592 off) during the Dell Small Business Black Friday Sneak Peek Sale, this is an excellent space-saving PC setup for a smaller home office or small business environment.
Digital Trends may earn commission on products purchased through our links, which supports the work we do for our readers.
- Dell knocks more than $500 off this new Vostro 15 business laptop
- Dell XPS 13, Vostro laptops both get prices slashed — save over $500!
- Dell business laptops are so cheap for Presidents Day it could be a mistake
- Save over $700 right now on this Dell business laptop – you read that right!
- Best cheap Alienware deals for April 2021