Where to buy RTX 3080: stock updates February 2024

Where to buy RTX 3080
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Figuring out where to buy RTX 3080 graphics cards in 2024 can feel intimidating, especially since the RTX 4080 has now superseded the last gen GPU. That said, there are still plenty of reasons to buy one today, as the cars still packs enough of a punch to run the latest PC games at high resolutions. Not to mention you could potentially pay a lot less for one if you know where to look.

The RTX 3080 once sat on the best graphics card throne, but there are now newer RTX 40-series options that pack more of a punch. If you go looking for a GPU at most retailers right now, you're more likely to find Lovelace cards than you are older Ampere models, especially when it comes to mid-range selections. As time goes on, you'll likely see even less new stock on the market, meaning you may have to go second hand.

However, there's still time to snag a new Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 before that inevitably happens. So, we've whipped up where to buy the RTX 3080 below along with some reliable retailers who tend to still stock the last gen GPU.

RTX 3080 price 

It's worth reiterating that the Nvidia RTX 3080 carries an MSRP of $699 and RRP of £649 respectively. That's, unfortunately, the going rate in an ideal world, though - sadly - that's just not reflective of the current market for PC gaming tech. When online retailers have stock of these cards, it's always above the MSRP/RPP the vast majority of the time; at least right now. Though it is getting better. 

We said in our Zotac Gaming RTX 3080 Amp Holo review from earlier this year, that it's a "truly fantastic video card". This sentiment remains just as true in 2022 with today's games as it was when the high-end Ampere video card launched nearly two years ago. Make no mistake, any rig running the RTX 3080 can still easily be classified as one of the best gaming PCs you can build at the moment. 

Where to buy RTX 3080 in February 2024

Where to buy RTX 3080 - US


Nvidia RTX 3080 | From $629 (Check Amazon)
The world's largest online retailer has some of the cheapest rates on the market... most of the time. Stock is pretty great at the minute with this MSI Gaming GeForce RTX 3080 LHR 10GB available for $629.

Nvidia RTX 3080 | From $669 (Check Newegg)

Nvidia RTX 3080 | From $669 (Check Newegg)
While Newegg had RTX 3080 stock available for just a few dollars the respective MSRP not too long ago, what's there now is a little more pricey. The cheapest right now is this TRYCOO Gaming RTX 3080 10G for $669.

Nvidia RTX 3080 | From $719 (Check Best Buy)

Nvidia RTX 3080 | From $719 (Check Best Buy)
While not quite at MSRP prices, Best Buy is offering RTX 3080 stock from around the $719 mark. Stock is a little more limited than last month, so we're hoping for a big restock soon.

Where to buy RTX 3080 - UK


Nvidia RTX 3080 | From £679 (Check Ebuyer)
Although Ebuyer recently had RTX 3080 selling at RRP, what's currently available at the retailer is closer to the £689 mark. This Palit GeForce RTX 3080 GAMING PRO 10GB at £679.98 is a great example.


Nvidia RTX 3080 | From £650 (Check Box)
Although Box was leading the charge with some of the best prices on RTX 3080 stock that we've seen to date, current listings available online aren't quite as deep as some others at the time of writing.

Nvidia RTX 3080 | From £650 (Check Amazon)

Nvidia RTX 3080 | From £650 (Check Amazon)
Amazon UK is currently selling RTX 3080 stock for the standard market rate, with many listings coming in around the £750 mark. We recently saw rates hovering around £670, so that's the figure to be watching out for at the moment.

If you've wanted to try your chances at a different graphics card in the RTX 30 series, be it standalone or as part of a laptop/desktop configuration, then these helpful guides are the best places to point you in the right direction. 

Graphics card stock
RTX 3050 stock | RTX 3060 and RTX 3060 Ti stock | RTX 3070 and RTX 3070 Ti stock | RTX 3080 Ti stock | RTX 3090 stock | RTX 3090 Ti stock 

Laptop deals and stock
RTX 3050 laptop deals | RTX 3060 laptop deals | RTX 3070 laptop | RTX 3080 laptop

PC deals and stock
RTX 3050 PC deals | RTX 3060 PC deals | RTX 3070 PC deals | RTX 3090 PC deals 

Can you buy RTX 3080s directly from Nvidia?

Generally, the answer to this is a firm yes! However, in reality, it's a bit more complex. While we could originally get the Founders GPU direct from Nvidia, there's basically none of these ever for sale now. However, now what you'll find when you browse Nvidia's store is a wide selection of RTX 3080 variants from the likes of EVGA, PNY, and more, that you can check the availability of and then go directly to live listings at retailers.

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Jasmine Mannan
Hardware Editor

Currently a Hardware Editor at GamesRadar+ and in charge of all things PC after graduating from University with a degree in Politics and International Relations in 2022. During my time at University I managed to obtain a platform on social media - specifically TikTok - where I reviewed tech and gaming hardware and produced creative and innovative gaming content. My platform allowed me to be an advocate for females in gaming and within the tech industry as a whole. I'm primarily a PC gamer and have been for over 8 years now and with no specific genre I enjoy, I have been able to play and love many titles from the past decade. I would label myself as a Nintendo Fanatic and also am extremely interested in VR and hoping to follow it closely in upcoming years. 

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