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Grab an Intel Core i9-12900K CPU for $579: Real Deals

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Newegg has the Intel Core i9-12900K for just $579 (opens in new tab) — which is a great deal for the flagship 12th Gen Alder Lake processor. You can also have a look at our guides and see how the i9-12900K sits on our CPU hierarchy (opens in new tab) and why it's one of the best CPUs for gaming (opens in new tab).

There is also an absolute bargain on the Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 16GB which is down to only $22 at Newegg (opens in new tab), and if you have a 12th Gen Intel Alder Lake CPU already, then this MSI Pro Z690-A WiFi for $219 at Newegg (opens in new tab) could be a great accompaniment. 

More fantastic deals are below so scroll down and have a look!

TL;DR — Today’s Best Deals

Today’s best deals in detail

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Intel Core i9-12900K: was $617, now $579 at Newegg with code SSBQ2423
(opens in new tab)Alder Lake's Core i9 iteration is on sale! The i9-12900K (opens in new tab) has eight performance cores (P-cores) and eight efficiency cores (E-cores). It also boasts DDR5 compatibility, has a 30MB cache, and has a boost clock up to 5.2 GHz.

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Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 16GB: was $90, now $22 at Newegg (opens in new tab)
The 16GB Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro memory comes as a pair of DDR4 8GB RAM modules operating at 3200MHz with timings of 16-18-18-36. Each module has ten individually addressable RGB LEDs which can be controlled using Corsair's iCUE software.

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MSI Pro Z690-A WiFi (DDR5): was $249, now $219 at Newegg with code EMCBQ2454 (opens in new tab)
This LGA 1700 socketed Z690 motherboard from MSI supports DDR5 memory up to 128GB with overclocking potential to 6400MHz with compatible RAM. The MSI Pro Z690-A WiFi is also PCIe Gen 5 with four M.2 slots and WiFi 6E.

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Gigabyte Aorus 17G YD 17-Inch (RTX 3080): was $2,549, now $1,849 at Newegg with a rebate (opens in new tab)
This machine comes with a 17-inch 300MHz FHD display powered by an Nvidia RTX 3080 GPU and an Intel Core i7-11800H CPU. This model comes with 32GB of RAM and a 512GB SSD.

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Corsair HX Series HX1200 (1200W): was $294, now $204 at Newegg with code UYTREEA and rebate (opens in new tab)
This fully-modular PSU (model: CP-9020140-NA) from Corsair is an absolute beast with its 1200W power, 135mm fluid dynamic bearing fan, and 80-PLUS Platinum certification. It is a large PSU so be sure to check it will fit in your case first. 

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Stewart Bendle
Deals Writer

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.

  • logainofhades
    Still more than it is worth. Those 4 extra e cores are not worth an extra $225, vs the 12700k.
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  • ra3tonite
    16gb for 22 is a banging deal. Too bad I missed out on it.
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  • SpenReyn
    ra3tonite said:
    16gb for 22 is a banging deal. Too bad I missed out on it.
    It was never $22, the author made a mistake, it is currently $82 though.
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  • thehadgi
    logainofhades said:
    Still more than it is worth. Those 4 extra e cores are not worth an extra $225, vs the 12700k.
    Can confirm. Have my 12900k setup today and it's amazing, but that extra money was really more for my ego than any real utility I'll personally get from it lol
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