Today's Real Deals won't settle the Intel vs AMD CPU war, but they do give you impressive savings on the Intel Core i7-12700KF and AMD Ryzen 9 5900X. It's common to see processor deals pop up just after CES, but even we weren't expecting the offers to be this good!
TL;DR — Today’s best deals
- Intel Core i7-12700KF: was $409, now $379 at Newegg with code BEUBNAA46
- AMD Radeon RX 6700 XT: $829 at Amazon (in stock)
- Gigabyte G27FC: was $249.99, now $199.99 at Newegg with code 93XSH74
- Ryzen 9 5900X: was $549, now $534 at Newegg with code BEUBNAA44
- ASRock Z590 Extreme: was $247, now $169 at Newegg
- MSI GP66 Leopard gaming laptop (RTX 3080): was $2,599, now $1,849 at Newegg
Today’s best deals in detail
Intel Core i7-12700KF: was $409, now $379 at Newegg with code BEUBNAA46
The Core i7-12700KF wields Intel's latest hybrid microarchitecture with a combination of 8 Performance-cores and 4 Efficiency-cores. The Alder Lake chip flaunts boost clocks of up to 5 GHz and nearly matches the gaming prowess of the 12900K.
Gigabyte G27FC: was $249.99, now $199.99 at Newegg with code 93XSH74
The cheapest monitor in the sale, with some seriously good specs for gamers. This 27-inch FHD panel packs a 90% DCI-P3 color gamut, adaptive sync and (most importantly for peak performance) a buttery smooth 165Hz refresh rate.
Ryzen 9 5900X: was $549, now $534 at Newegg with code BEUBNAA44
The Ryzen 9 5900X is a multi-core monster with 12 Zen 3 cores, running at a 3.7 GHz base clock and 4.8-GHz boost clock. The chip until recently topped our CPU benchmark hierarchy, and still outperforms almost all others at 1080p gaming.
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WTF is the purpose of this garbage, I can buy Radeon 6700 all day every day for this price. The author should be ashamed.Reply
evdjj3j said:WTF is the purpose of this garbage, I can buy Radeon 6700 all day every day for this price. The author should be ashamed.
Yea maybe if you live near a Microcenter that happens to have them in stock, and those cards are going to be cheaply made MSI XT Mech cards. The amazon one is a Hellhound, which is a much better cooled card. Going by PCPP, online, prices are worse.