Amazon Prime Day 2019 is finally upon us, and this year the shopping event is bigger than ever, spanning a full 48 hours on Monday, July 15 and Tuesday, July 16. Prime subscribers will have access to tens of thousands of exclusive deals across every category in the mammoth retailer’s stock. This year’s Prime Day also features more sales from competing retailers than ever before, with sales from Target, Walmart, Dell, and more that line up directly with Amazon’s shopping bonanza. Don’t fret! We’re here to help you sort through the deluge of deals and find the best for you.
PC gaming is bigger than it’s ever been, and that means there will be an abundance of great deals on games, gaming PCs, laptops, and all sorts of accessories. Most of the deals will go live on Monday, so bookmark this page as we’ll keep it up to date with the best PC gaming deals as we find them. In the meantime, Dell’s Black Friday in July sale is live right now for great deals on hardware, and if you’re looking for games to actually play with your new rig, head over to Green Man Gaming for a great publisher sale from Square Enix running through the weekend.
Best PC game deals
At this point, almost any game you can play on console is now also available on PC, on top of lots of games that you can’t play on any other platform, making it the gaming platform with the largest available library of titles by a wide margin. PC gamers likely stocked up in the recently-finished Steam Summer Sale, but if you missed out on that, be sure to also check out Green Man Gaming’s publisher sale on Square Enix titles, including almost the entire Final Fantasy franchise. Discount game retailer Fanatical is also is offering GameSpot readers an exclusive code, GAMESPOT10, that will slash an additional 10% off the price of any game (excluding pre-orders and Star Deals), which will be active during Prime Day on July 15 and 16.
A lot more more game deals will go live on Amazon once Prime Day begins, but we’ve collected some good discounts that are already available below.
Best gaming PC deals
As mentioned above, Dell is running its own sale that’s already live now, and it includes some serious deals on Alienware gaming PCs and laptops. We absolutely expect other brands to have some great discounts as well once Prime Day properly begins, so stay tuned.
Best PC accessory deals
PC gaming accessories is an enormous category that spans from budget to luxury, including everything from mice, keyboards, and gamepads, to monitors and headsets. PCs typically allow for a much wider range of customization than consoles, so Prime Day is a fantastic opportunity to get some high-end gear that matches your exact needs, without breaking the bank.
Deluxe accessory brand HyperX has announced its line-up of Prime Day deals, which will go live on Monday. They include a nice selection of professional-quality keyboards, mice, and headsets on deep discount.
Dell also has a nice selection of PC gaming accessory deals that are available right now as part of its Black Friday in July sale.