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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Intel Core i9-9980XE

Intel Core i9-9980XE review
Available with Prime Delivery
$1899.99 (Save $94)
Intel
100% Rating
18 cores
Min Rec

Intel Core i9-7980XE

Intel Core i9-7980XE review
$1437.00 (Save $402)
Intel
100% Rating
18 cores
Min Rec

AMD Ryzen 9 3900X

AMD Ryzen 9 3900X review
Available with Prime Delivery
$415.00 (Save $70)
AMD
100% Rating
12 cores
Min Rec

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX review
Available with Prime Delivery
$1498.98 (Save $254)
AMD
100% Rating
32 cores
Min Rec