You know one of the great things about a prebuilt gaming PC? Someone else did all the work for you. It's nice to be able to just click a button and have the perfect machine with all of your favorite settings already in place. Sure you might pay a little extra for that service, but then again with how hard it is to find advanced parts like graphics cards you actually might be getting a bargain. The key, of course, is to find the best gaming PC deals. Not only can you find gaming PCs that offer you advanced graphics without overcharging you, but you can actually save on the total of all those pieces together. It is essentially a discount on the cost of putting in a case for you.
Most major retailers have great deals on gaming PCs, including Amazon, Best Buy, Newegg, and others. A lot of companies that make custom PCs also sell prebuilt options through those retailers, and that includes a few big names you might recognize like iBuyPower or CyberPower PC. We'll always have an eye out for great savings from any of those locations, and whatever we find that's worth sharing will end up right here.
Best gaming PC deals:
Alarco Vazgen Plus gaming PC
CPU: Intel Core i5-2400 3.10GHz | GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 650 | RAM: 8GB DDR4 | Storage: 1TB Hard Drive
Already a great value at its regular price, this discount definitely makes it a solid budget deal. The internals include an Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB RAM, a 1TB hard drive, and a Nvidia GeForce GTX 650 graphics card. It's not a high-end PC but you could definitely get up to 60 fps on medium settings for some games.
Alarco X Black gaming PC
CPU: Intel Core i7-2600 3.40GHz | GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 750 | RAM: 16GB DDR4 | Storage: 1TB Hard Drive
Another computer I would really only get primarily because I am limited by budget. It's a sufficient gaming desktop that'll help you play plenty of games and engage in daily activities, but don't expect it to play the latest and greatest at the highest of settings. The price is the best feature here, and it's worth considering.
HP Victus 15L gaming desktop
CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 5600G 4.4GHz | GPU: AMD Radeon RX 6400 | RAM: 8GB DDR4 3200MHz | Storage: 256GB NVMe SSD
The HP store can be a great place for a few diamonds in the rough. This prebuilt PC includes some really great specs for the price. You get an AMD Ryzen 5 5600G processor with up to 4.4GHz speeds, an AMD Radeon RX 6400 graphics card, 8GB RAM, and a 256GB SSD with NVMe. You can even upgrade some of those if you want to pay a little more and still keep the discount.
iBuyPower TradeMR gaming desktop
CPU: AMD Ryzen 5600X | GPU: AMD RX 6600 XT | RAM: 16GB DDR4 | Storage: 1TB HDD + 500GB NVMe SSD
Loaded with an AMD Ryzen 5600X processor, 16GB RAM, a 1TB hard drive, a 500GB solid state drive with NVMe tech, and an AMD RX 6600 XT graphics card. It even comes with a mouse and keyboard, so all you'll need is a monitor to get playing.
CyberPowerPC Gamer Master desktop PC
CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3600 | GPU: AMD Radeon RX 6600 | RAM: 8GB DDR4 | Storage: 500GB SSD
CyberPowerPC wants you gaming as quickly as possible. This PC comes with its own keyboard and mouse so all you need is a monitor to plug into to get going right out of the box. The PC includes a AMD Ryzen 5 3600 processor, 8GB RAM, a 500GB SSD, and an AMD Radeon RX 6600 graphics card.
Skytech Archangel gaming PC
CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 5600X 3.7GHz | GPU: Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Ti | RAM: 16GB DDR4 3200MHz | Storage: 1TB NVMe SSD
One of the few gaming PCs you'll see on this list that isn't... black. The color is nice and the specs are solid, too. The computer includes a design for maximum air flow, RGB fans, and tempered glass on the side. You'll get plenty of features like Wi-Fi, USB 3.0 ports, and more. It comes with a free RGB keyboard and mouse as well.
CyberPowerPC Gamer Supreme desktop
CPU: AMD Ryzen 9 5900X | GPU: AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT | RAM: 16GB DDR4 | Storage: 1TB NVMe SSD
In addition to the plethora of great and powerful specs above, the PC comes with plenty of great features. For one thing, it comes with its own mouse and keyboard so you're almost ready to go as soon as it arrives. You'll also get eight USB ports to plug in other peripherals, like a monitor. It works with Nvidia G-Sync and has room for expansion when it comes to things like RAM and storage.
Alienware Aurora R13 gaming desktop
CPU: Intel Core i7-12700F 5.00GHz | GPU: Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 Ti | RAM: 16GB DDR5 4400MHz | Storage: 1TB NVMe SSD
Although there are certainly numerous configurations you can pick from, this one in particular comes fully loaded with an Intel Core i7-12700F processor with up to 5.00GHz speeds, 16GB DDR5 RAM, a 1TB solid state drive with NVMe, and a Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 Ti graphics card.
Alienware Aurora R13 gaming desktop
CPU: Intel Core i9-12900F 5.00GHz | GPU: Nvidia GeForce RTX 3090 | RAM: 32GB DDR5 4400MHz | Storage: 1TB NVMe SSD
This gaming PC includes a 12th-gen Intel Core i9-12900F processor with up to 5.00GHz Turbo speeds, a 1TB M.2 SSD with NVMe tech for fast read/write times, 32GB DDR5 4400MHz RAM, and a Nvidia GeForce RTX 3090 graphics card. Includes Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2, and multiple USB-C ports.
Pre-built or build your own?
If you want to build your own PC, go right ahead. Just be aware of some of the difficulties with the process. If you can't be bothered with all the research and connecting of dots and just want something to game on right away, then maybe a prebuilt is more your style. Heck, if you want to play with the latest graphics you almost have to go prebuilt just to avoid how expensive modern cards are getting.
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J.D. Levite has been in the deals game since 2012. He has posted daily deals at Gizmodo, The Wirecutter, The Sweethome, and now covers deals for Android Central, iMore, and Windows Central. He was there for the first Prime Day and has braved the full force of Black Friday. If you cut him, he bleeds savings. But don't try it for real. That's a metaphor.