Deal | EVGA GeForce RTX 3090 drops below US$1,000 in Amazon's latest GPU sale
Gamers around the world have suffered from sky-high GPU prices for quite some time, but with the upcoming release of Nvidia's RTX 4000 series of graphics cards and the declining demand from crypto miners, sought-after desktop GPUs like the powerful RTX 3090 are being sold for significantly less money than last year. This is particularly true if prospective buyers are patient enough to wait for an according deal, which can now be found at a certain e-commerce behemoth from Seattle.
To be more precise, Amazon currently offers the EVGA GeForce RTX 3090 FTW3 Ultra Gaming desktop GPU with 24GB of GDDR6X VRAM and adjustable RGB LED lighting for a discounted sale price of US$979. This high-end graphics card for desktop PCs runs at a maximum core clock speed of 1,800 MHz, while the memory runs at 19,500 MHz. According to the price tracker at Camelcamelcamel, this deal constitutes Amazon's lowest price for the EVGA RTX 3090 in the last twelve months, and the average price of this graphics card stands at a whopping US$1,273.
In addition to the aforementioned technical specs of EVGA's RTX 3090 variant, gaming enthusiasts may already know that this GPU features a memory bus width of 384 bits and therefore belongs to one the most powerful desktop GPUs on the market today. Please refer to our benchmark section for more info on the performance of the RTX 3090 in specific games. Last but not least, very patient gamers who are willing to wait a few months more for their long-overdue GPU upgrade may want to take a look at the most recent rumors regarding the aforementioned RTX 4000 series of graphics cards, which could sport some noteworthy performance improvements.
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