AMD’s Ryzen 5000 processors are going for killer prices across global retailers. In the US, Microcenter, Newegg, Amazon, as well as the official AMD store are participating in these sales. The octa-core Ryzen 7 5800X is the most attractive deal with an asking price of just $248, 45% off its $449 MSRP. Amazon is selling it along with a bundled copy of Uncharted. In addition, you can pair it with the ASUS Prime X570-P for a price of $381.99:
AMD’s fastest AM4 chip, the Ryzen 7 5800X3D, has been slashed by 20% and can now be had for just $359, a sizable discount off its launch $449 launch MSRP:
The 12-core Ryzen 9 5900X has been discounted by $229, bringing its asking price down to $340 on Amazon. This is the cheapest this part has been since its launch in 2020.
Finally, we have the Vermeer flagship that launched with a hefty MSRP of $799. Microcenter has shrunk its price to $529, a sizable markdown of $270. Its Alder Lake rival is going for even less, courtesy of the 13th Gen release.
The Core i9-12900K is faster than the 5950X in gaming but a smidge faster in content creation. Microcenter now sells the 16-core SKU for $449, $200 less than its $649 sticker price.