With chips still in short supply, buying a pre-built gaming PC remains the best way to get a new graphics card without paying double the list price for it. This is amazing Best Buy’s Black Friday Game PC Deal You’ll get a Radeon RX 6700 XT-powered machine for $1599.99, which is $300 off the list price, and a good deal.
The Radeon RX 6700 XT It’s not as fast as a GeForce RTX 3070, but it will do just fine at 1440p, which is the screen resolution we’d still recommend for most PC games. And you’re unlikely to find either card at a reasonable price outside of a device like this.
This complete CyberPower gaming computer also includes a file AMD Ryzen 7 5800X CPU (good), 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD. You’ll probably want to add more storage down the line if you want to keep a lot of games installed and catch gameplay clips, but it’s a nice build. Similar and slightly faster builds with the RTX 3070s cost over $2000.
I hope CyberPower doesn’t bundle these computers with mouse and keyboard, because I think if you’re spending $1600 on a gaming PC, you probably have a preference about what peripherals you use. If this is their first gaming PC, the included hardware should be fine at first, and they can choose nicer desktops later.
Plenty of CyberPower PCs are on sale on Black Friday, and since they seem pretty harmless to things (and are better than a lot of gaming PCs!) at reasonable prices, we’ve already highlighted a couple of them. Here are some other options: