Head over to Newegg and grab the AMD Ryzen 7 3700x processor on sale for $269.99 when you use the code 82BTSWKN258 during checkout. This is the lowest price anywhere right now. Amazon has matched the price before the code is used, but you still save $10 at Newegg. B&H has matched Newegg's price with an on-page coupon you can clip. The Ryzen 7 3700x dropped to around $266 for Prime Day in June, and that was one of our favorite deals at the time. While this price isn't quite that low, it's pretty close, so it's definitely a great deal for you.
Use code 82BTSWKN258 to get an extra $10 off and get it down to the lowest price anywhere. This is a great CPU at this price. It has eight physical cores and 16 processing threads, which makes it powerful enough for even your heavy workloads. It also already comes with the Wraith Prism Cooler, which saves you the hassle of buying a separate one and makes this processor good to go.
A CPU like this is just one piece of the PC puzzle. If you're building your own machine, you need plenty of great pieces that all fit together. We have you covered with a few ideas for the best RAM and the best PSUs that go well with the 3700x. Put together a killer machine that can do whatever you want it to.
WIth the AMD Ryzen 7 3700x, you get 8 cores and 16 processing threads for a lot of power and speed that can handle even top tier games. You'll end up with over 100 fps performance on your favorite games. It has a max boost of 4.4GHz and is unlocked for overclocking so you can milk the most out of it possible.
The CPU even supports PCIe 4.0 on x570 motherboards, which would be a huge upgrade for you if you're still on the previous generation. You can save yourself some time and money by using the Wraith Prism Cooler that comes with the processor, but if you do want to upgrade you can check out our recommendations for some of the best CPU coolers for the 3700x.
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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.