July 17, 2024
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Best Anti-Prime Day 2024 PC Game Deals

Prime Minister's Day 2024 Mother’s Day will undoubtedly be a day packed with huge discounts on PC gaming hardware. But when it kicks into full swing on July 16 and 17, it won’t be the only deal available. Far from it. That’s why RPS’ Anti-Prime Day guide is back once again to round up all the most valuable hardware deals from non-Amazon retailers in the UK and US.

Why the focus now, when these retailers are offering PC gaming deals all year round? Ultimately, it's still Amazon's doing. Prime Day, as exclusive as it is to Prime members, still generates a shopping frenzy big enough to rival Black Friday – and, just like on Black Friday, there are plenty of others who want a piece of the pie. To compete directly with Amazon’s discounted prices, PC retailers will mark down their own products, matching and sometimes even beating the mega-corporations on price.

That means anything from the fastest SSD drives To humiliate oneself Steam Deck Docks Could you get yours for a pittance this Prime Day, and you won't have to give Amazon a dime in return, let alone sign up for Prime? I'll be updating this page with my picks of these anti-Prime Day deals, on all the same types of hardware as our main list. Prime Day Deals Hub.

The best early Anti-Prime Day 2024 PC game deals so far

WD Black SN850X 2TB: £150 at Ebuyer (was £185)

WD Blue SN580 2TB: $120 at B&H Photo Video (was $150)

SanDisk Ultra 1.5TB: $110 at B&H Photo Video (was $241)

MSI MAG 274UPF: £450 at Ebuyer (was £550)

27 inch, 3840 x 1440, 144Hz, IPS panel, AMD Freesync Premium

Everest Mountain 60: $20 at Newegg (was $140)

HyperX Cloud III: £70 at Currys (was £110)

Inno3D GeForce RTX 4070 Super Twin X2: £529 at Laptop Outlet (was £800)

MSI Katana 15: £1250 at Scan (was £1500)

15.6 inch, 1920 x 1080, 144Hz, IPS display, Intel i9-13900H, RTX 4070, 1TB SSD

Razer Blade 15: $1799 at Best Buy (was $2799)

15.6-inch IPS display, 2560 x 1440, 240Hz, Intel Core i7-13800H, RTX 4070, 1TB SSD

Use the links below to jump to a specific category. For now, there are some early bird deals that might still satisfy your upgrade needs, though you can expect more products and likely better prices during Prime Day.



A WD Blue SN580 SSD held between a finger and thumb.
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Best Anti-Prime Day SSD and Storage Early Deals


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The Philips Evnia 32M2C5500W gaming monitor, running Apex Legends.
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Best Early Gaming Monitor Deals on Anti-Prime Day


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LG 24MR400-B: £80 at Scan (was £90)

24 inch, 1920 x 1080, 100Hz, IPS panel, AMD Freesync

Asus TUF Gaming VG24VQE: £115 at Ebuyer (was £165)

24 inch, 1920 x 1080, 165Hz, VA panel, AMD Freesync Premium

HP Omen 27q: £179 at Currys (was £279)

27 inch, 2560 x 1440, 165Hz, IPS panel, AMD Freesync Premium

Cooler Master GP2711: £299 at Scan (was £400)

27 inch, 2560 x 1440, 165Hz, Mini LED panel, AMD Freesync Premium

MSI MAG 274UPF: £450 at Ebuyer (was £550)

27 inch, 3840 x 1440, 144Hz, IPS panel, AMD Freesync Premium

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Asus TUF Gaming VG249Q3A: $140 at Best Buy (was $180)

24 inch, 1920 x 1080, 180Hz, IPS panel, AMD Freesync

Gigabyte GS32QC: $210 at Newegg (was $250)

32 inch, 12560 x 1440, 170Hz, VA panel, AMD Freesync Premium

Samsung Odyssey G51C: $250 at Best Buy (was $400)

32 inch, 2560 x 1440, 165Hz, IPS panel, AMD Freesync Premium

Samsung Odyssey G6: $400 at Best Buy (was $700)

27 inch, 2560 x 1440, 240Hz, VA panel, AMD Freesync Premium Pro

LG UltraGear 34GS95QE-B: $800 at Best Buy (was $1300)

34-inch, 3440 x 1440, 240Hz, OLED panel, AMD Freesync Premium Pro



The Logitech G502 X gaming mouse resting on a keyboard.
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Best Anti-Prime Day Early Gaming Mouse Deals


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The Endgame Gear KB65HE, a Hall Effect keyboard, placed upright on a desk.
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Best Anti-Prime Day Early Gaming Keyboard Deals


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The Razer Kraken V3 Pro gaming headset on a desk.
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Best Anti-Prime Day Early Gaming Headset Deals


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A top-down view of the Gigabye GeForce RTX 4070 Super Aero OC graphics card and its triple-fan heatsink.
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Best Anti-Prime Day Early Bird Graphics Card Deals

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Intel Core i5-14600K CPU resting against a motherboard heatsink.
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Best early CPU deals for Anti-Prime Day

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A stack of assorted DDR4 and DDR5 RAM.
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Best Anti-Prime Day RAM Early Deals


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The HP Omen Transcend 16 gaming laptop, lay closed on a table.
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Best early gaming laptop deals on Anti-Prime Day


Offers in the United Kingdom:

MSI Thin GF63: £800 at Scan (was £900)

15.6 inch, 1920 x 1080, 144Hz, IPS display, Intel i5-12450H, RTX 4050, 512GB SSD

MSI Cyborg 15: £900 at Scan (was £1200)

15.6 inch, 1920 x 1080, 144Hz, IPS display, Intel i7-12650H, RTX 4060, 512GB SSD

Asus TUF Gaming F15: £1100 at Scan (was £1300)

15.6 inch, 1920 x 1080, 144Hz, IPS display, Intel i7-13620H, RTX 4060, 1TB SSD

MSI Katana 15: £1250 at Scan (was £1500)

15.6 inch, 1920 x 1080, 144Hz, IPS display, Intel i9-13900H, RTX 4070, 1TB SSD

MSI Vector 16 HX A14V: £1,899 at Ebuyer (was £2,205)

16-inch IPS display, 2560 x 1600, 240Hz, Intel i9-14900HX, RTX 4070, 1TB SSD

US Offers:

Lenovo LOQ 15IRH8: $780 at Newegg (previously $1100)

15.6-inch IPS display, 1920 x 1080, 144 Hz, Intel Core i5-13420H, RTX 4050, 512 GB SSD

Gigabyte G5: $1000 at Newegg (previously $1100)

15.6 inch, 1920 x 1080, 144Hz, IPS display, Intel Core i7-13620H, RTX 4060, 1TB SSD

HP Victus 16: $1479 at Newegg (was $1769)

16.1-inch IPS display, 1920 x 1080, 144Hz, AMD Ryzen 7 8845HS, RTX 4070, 2TB SSD

Alienware m18: $1750 at Best Buy (was $2550)

18-inch IPS display, 1920 x 1200, 480Hz, AMD Ryzen 9 7845HX, RTX 4070, 1TB SSD

Razer Blade 15: $1799 at Best Buy (was $2799)

15.6-inch IPS display, 2560 x 1440, 240Hz, Intel Core i7-13800H, RTX 4070, 1TB SSD


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