Following the unprecedented price cuts on the Ryzen 7000 processors at Newegg, AMD has officially adopted the updated pricing on its official store. The Raphael chips are now up to $125 or 18% cheaper than at launch, giving them the competitive edge required to battle Intel’s 13th Gen Raptor Lake-S CPUs. All major retailers, including Amazon, Newegg, and Microcenter, have reduced the asking rates of the Zen 4 SKUs.
The hex-core Ryzen 5 7600X is now going for $249, a $50 reduction in its sticker price. The Core i5-13600K is $50 pricier with a market value of $300 at the time of writing. The octa-core Ryzen 7 7700X has also been discounted by $50, bringing its effective price down to $349. The Core i7-13700K is going for $399 as part of the Black Friday sale.
The Ryzen 9 chips have gotten larger cuts. The 7900X is now priced at $474, a reduction of $75 in its sticker price of $549. Meanwhile, the 16-core Ryzen 9 7950X has been discounted by $125 to $574, a sizable drop from its launch price of $699.