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Best Prime Day PC deals 2021: What to expect

Prime Day 2021 is tomorrow as the Prime Day 2021 dates have been confirmed for June 21 and June 22. And we’re expecting plenty of great Prime Day deals — including some hot Prime Day PC deals — if last year is anything to go by. Whether it’s a new system for your work from home setup, a custom PC build you’re working on, or some upgraded components for your gaming battle station, there are sure to be some juicy bargains to be found both during Prime Day weekend and when the official sales begin tomorrow. Read on as we look at what you can expect from the Prime Day PC deals (including some you can grab right now) and whether or not you should buy a PC on Prime Day.

Today’s best Prime Day PC deals

Who doesn't want a powerful PC? This gaming PC is designed for serious gaming with a fast Core i5 processor and a great graphics card. You don't have to worry about lag ever again.
Apple's new M1 chip is a powerhouse that gives the top chips from AMD and Intel a run for their money, and it's now available on the pint-sized Mac Mini desktop computer.
With rebate
The Carbide Series offers traditional-looking CPU cases with polish finishes. It has edge-to-edge tempered glass so you can see the inside of your CPU.
With code 'DTG5AFF6'
The Dell G5 is one of the best budget gaming PCs out there, and this is one of the best prices we've ever seen on a tower with this GPU and storage. This tower will easily handle new games at 1080p.
Building a PC can be tough, but the #1 item you need is a processor that can handle your games and other software. AMD Ryzen 9 is one of the trusted processors in the market.
If you're looking for a powerful GPU, the HP Omen is for you. It runs on a great CPU paired with one of the latest Nvidia graphics cards, ideal for gaming enthusiasts.
These no-nonsense memory panels deliver fast 3200MHz speeds and brand-name reliability. The perfect upgrade to your desktop build.
Give your PC hardware the home it deserves with this stylish H510 Elite mid-tower ATX case from NZXT, which boasts a dual tempered glass panel and integrated RGB lighting. Includes two 140mm fans.
With rebate
A cost-efficient and quiet power supply? It exists. Corsair's power supply delivers 80 plus gold efficient power to the PC, which saves you a lot of energy.
The Chromebox automatically installs the latest updates and protects it from viruses and other security threats and even includes a mouse and keyboard right out of the box.
Promo code '63FANTECH333'
Make file sharing faster and more convenient with this network storage device. This can be used for work files and saving gaming applications. You'll have enough space with its maximum 8GB memory.
What are the perks of upgrading to a Ryzen 7 processor? Your PC's max turbo frequency goes up to 4.7GHz, which can handle more software for work and play, and better graphics for a hi-res display.
Designed for gamers who always need more space for their files, these Corsair memory panels add 32GB more memory to CPUs. It's also specially designed for high-performance overclocking.
Are you building a custom PC rig? Snag this 1TB internal SSD for better overall performance (especially for gaming) and industry-leading transfer speeds.
You can't go wrong with triple cooling fans. These keep your CPU cool to ensure that your PC is running at its best for hours. These are also distraction-free since they're quieter than other fans.
Who can say no to a lit-up CPU case? This one is made from steel and tempered glass. Inside, three pre-installed ARGB LED cooling fans prevent overheating.
Feel like a gamer and streamer with this Vitesse desk. It comes with a large mouse pad so you get maximum mobility on your gaming mouse.
Boost your CPU's memory by installing this Western Digital 6TB hard drive. This is perfect if you work with heavy-duty software and save several projects at once.
Exceptional performance in a 16% smaller package than the previous Inspiron desktop. Run multiple apps faster and enjoy sharp, high quality visuals with Intel UHD Graphics 630 shared memory
Maximize the connectivity and speed of your Intel Core PC with the ASUS Prime motherboard.
This latest 10th Gen Intel chip boosts the gaming performance of your PC with its 10-core and 20-thread design. It isn't overclocked with no integrated GPU, which makes it perfect for a PC build.
The Samsung 980 SSD is one of the best solid-state drives on the market, delivering great speeds and unbeaten reliability.
With rebate + code '63FANTECH42'
Not only are these colorful fans cute, they also has extreme airflow to provide ample air in your CPU. Likewise, the Corsair iCue software allows the fans to automatically stop at low temperatures.

What Prime Day PC deals to expect

Technology is one of Prime Day’s strongest offerings, so we’re expecting to see pretty good Prime Day PC sales this year, and not just from Amazon. With more people than ever working from home and upgrading their computers, this is a great time to shop and save big. It’s likely that we’ll see a little bit of everything among this year’s Prime Day PC deals. What does that mean? We’re thinking some great gaming towers are likely to be on sale, as well as budget desktops for home office purposes as well as discounts on PC accessories and components.

While we don’t expect to see too many gaming towers involving anything GeForce RTX 30-series-flavored due to continuing shortages (although there may be some, so keep your eyes peeled), it does seem likely that we’ll see the RTX 20-series range included among the gaming towers that will be discounted during the Prime Day PC sales. When it comes to home office PCs, on the other hand, expect systems with solidly dependable Intel Core and Ryzen processors and boosted RAM that allow you to multitask productively.

What Prime Day PC deals we saw last year

Last year, we saw much of what we expect to see this year. That includes things like the ABS Master gaming tower, which paired an AMD Ryzen 7 3700X CPU with an RTX 2060 Super GPU and was discounted by $350. Other sales, including big discounts on home office setups, were also seen from top brands like Lenovo, HP, and Dell, so you could pick up a system to suit almost any need or budget.

Should you buy a PC on Prime Day?

If you need a new PC then the answer is clear — yes! However, if you’re a little unsure if you truly need to upgrade your system then you might be tempted to wait until Black Friday. Honestly, in many cases, the discounts are roughly the same so the main thing you need to decide is whether you can justify the cost right now or if you’re OK with waiting until late November.

Before making a purchase, determine what your budget is and stick with it. It’s tempting during sales season to go over budget, but it’s not usually smart to do so. Read up on our best desktop computers guide so you know what you’re looking for, and don’t be so easily persuaded by small discounts. Some Prime Day PC deals aren’t as sweet as others so check to see if the discount is truly substantial enough to be worth your time and money.

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