Compare CPU: Best CPU for gaming 2020

What is the best processor for gaming?

CPU buyers guide

If you want a cheap processor at a low price, then we track the top deals, sales, Prime offers and biggest discounts on Amazon to find the best budget gaming CPU for the money.

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AMD Ryzen 7 3800X

AMD Ryzen 7 3800X review
Available with Prime Delivery
$339.99 (Save $50)
AMD
100% Rating
8 cores
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AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X review
$629.22 (Save $132)
AMD
100% Rating
16 cores
Min Rec

Intel Core i7-6950X

Intel Core i7-6950X review
$1335.00 (Save $307)
Intel
100% Rating
10 cores
Min Rec

Intel Core i9-7980XE

Intel Core i9-7980XE review
$1499.80 (Save $374)
Intel
100% Rating
18 cores
Min Rec