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Best Presidents’ Day Deals: Gaming Laptops, CPUs, Monitors and More

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Presidents’ day weekend is upon us and we’ve been researching some great PC hardware deals for you. We’ve found some huge savings across gaming PCs, laptops, monitors and CPUs, which are sure to make that already awesome long weekend so much sweeter.

So if you’re currently looking to upgrade your build, snag a new PC or laptop, or even do a little retail therapy — now is a great time, as it’s a long wait until Prime Day or Black Friday.

But hurry, because these sales don’t last for long. Shop now and save big whilst stocks last. Here are our best picks.

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Best Presidents’ Day Gaming PC deals

ABS Gladiator gaming PC (RTX 3070, 12th Gen Intel): was $2,500, now $2,300 at Newegg
This impressively-specced system is ready for the future with an Intel Core i7-12700KF CPU, RTX 3070 TI GPU, 16GB DDR4 RAM and a 1TB M.2 SSD.

Alienware Aurora Ryzen Edition: was $1,800, now $1,400 at Dell
Alienware’s Ryzen-armed Aurora at its lowest ever price. This comes packed with an AMD Ryzen 7 5800 CPU, RTX 3060 GPU with 12GB GDDR6 video memory, 16GB DDR4 XMP RAM and a 512GB SSD.

iBuyPower 12th Gen 12700KF RTX 3070: was $2,250, now $2,000 at iBuyPower
This pre-built iBuyPower PC features a 12th Gen Intel Core i7-12700KF CPU, an RTX 3070 GPU, 16GB RAM, and a 1TB SSD.

Best Presidents’ Day Gaming laptop deals

MSI GF Laptop (RTX 3050): was $900, now $670 at Best Buy after rebate
We don't need to do much to convince you how good this deal is. The MSI GF packs a 10th Gen Intel Core i5 CPU, powerful RTX 3050 GPU, 8GB DDR4 RAM and a 256GB NVMe SSD. 

Alienware X17 Gaming Laptop: was $3,900, now $2,842 at Dell
This beasty Dell Alienware X17 Gaming Laptop features a powerful RTX 3080 GPU and an 11th Gen Core i9-11980HK CPU. Other specs include 32GB of DDR4 RAM and a 512GB SSD.

Asus ROG Zephyrus G14: was $1,550, now $1,250 at Best Buy
This configuration sports a 14-inch FHD display with 120Hz refresh rate, AMD Ryzen 9 5900HS CPU, dedicated RTX 3060 GPU with 6GB GDDR6, 16GB DDR4 RAM and a 1TB PCIe SSD. Alongside this stacked spec list, you have an up to 10-hour battery life and all the I/O you need to plug this straight into your home setup.

Acer Nitro 5 with RTX 3060, 144 Hz: was $1,350, now $1,000 at Acer
This 15.6-inch gaming rig is ready to play games that have ray tracing thanks to its RTX 3060 GPU. It also has a 144 Hz, 1080 display, Ryzen 7 5800H, 16GB of RAM and a 512GB SSD.

Best Presidents’ Day Monitor deals

Dell S2721DGF 27-Inch Gaming Monitor: was $450, now $300 @ Best Buy
The Dell S2721DGF is a fantastic gaming monitor that has the size and specifications to satisfy even the most demanding gamer. With a 27-Inch 165Hz WQHD display, IPS panel and a one-millisecond response time.

Dell S2422HG 24-inch 165 Hz Monitor: was $250, now $170 at Best Buy
One of our favorite monitors, the Dell S2422HG, sports a 2560 x 1440 resolution. Operating at a speedy 165 Hz in FreeSync. This well-built display returns a contrast ratio of 3000:1.

Acer Nitro XZ273U 27-inch Curved Gaming Monitor: was $600, now $400 at Newegg
Acer Nitro XZ273U is a competitive gaming monitor with thin bezels and a curved screen. It sports a VA panel with WQHD 2560 x 1440 resolution, a buttery smooth 240 Hz refresh rate, and a 1000R curve for reduced eye strain and immersive gaming.

Best Presidents’ Day CPU deals

AMD Ryzen 7 5700G: was $359, now $294 at Newegg with code SSBP2A24
This 8-core, 16-thread CPU offers impressive performance. In our review we stated that it was "Your best choice, if you don't use discrete graphics". With the convenience of integrated Radeon graphics, plus PCIe gen 4 support and a boost clock up to 4.6GHz, this CPU is enough to get your game on while we wait for GPU prices to fall.

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X: was $400, now $345 at Newegg with code EMCBP2A27
This 3.8GHz eight core, 16 thread CPU offers impressive performance for any high-FPS gaming rig, along with PCIe Gen 4 support, a boost clock up to 4.7GHz, and support for overclocking.

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Stewart Bendle
Stewart Bendle

Stewart Bendle is a deals writer at Tom's Hardware. A firm believer in “Bang for the buck” Stewart likes to research the best prices for hardware and build PCs that have a great price for performance ratio.

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