Where to buy an AMD Ryzen 5000 CPU - here's where to find stock and the best price for December 2022

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Looking to pick up an AMD Ryzen 5000 CPU at the cheapest price? Well, you've come to the right place. Stock, as ever, has been flying off the shelves and has proven popular once more through Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and beyond. 

To get you started, we've rounded up some AMD Ryzen 5000 CPU retailers below who are stockists of all things PC gaming tech and are your best bets for getting hold of one of the new processors. Much like the launch of the RTX 3080 prices, the RTX 3090 stock, and the RTX 3070 prices too (and even the PS5 deals and chances to buy an Xbox Series X) stock has proven extremely popular. But you might get lucky, so it's worth trying with the places we've rounded up below.

The AMD Ryzen 5000 CPUs are still up there with the best CPUs for gaming on the market, yet they can be found at more affordable prices today than ever before. Read on to find out how and where to get them at the best price.

AMD 5000 CPU prices: retailer list

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Away from direct links to retailers here, our price-finding tech is constantly scouring the internet for the latest prices, no matter where you are. Below will - hopefully - be some of those that you can get your hands on.

If you're in the mood for re-evaluating your PC in line with the arrival of the AMD 5000 CPUs, then check out our takes on the best graphics cards you can get, not to mention the best RAM for gaming.

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