Last updated: June 2.
A couple of times a week, we trawl through the deepest, darkest corners of the world wide web in order to unearth some of the best PC gaming deals in Australia. This story will largely focus on highlighting PC hardware and peripherals discounts, but if there are any appealing AU-exclusive games bargains, we'll include them too.
Without further ado, here's our current selection of deals — as always, if you spot anything else good, let us know in the comments section below. This round-up will be updated weekly… or just whenever there's an especially good bargain to be had. As bargains expire, we'll remove them from the page.
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Cheap gaming PCs in Australia
Alienware M15 R4 gaming laptop | i7-10870H | RTX 3060 Ti | 16GB RAM | 512SSD | AU$2,549 (usually AU$3,399)
In addition to the specs above, this flash gaming laptop has a 1080p screen with a blistering 300Hz refresh rate. These M15 R4s are seriously elegant bits of kit, so it’s worth consideration. Via Dell.
Razer Blade 15 Base Model | i7 | GTX 1660 Ti | 16GB RAM | 256GB SSD | AU$1,585.21 (usually AU$2,399)
The price is right on this 1660 Ti bearing Blade, which is a perfect option if you’re after a work laptop that can also run games at 1080p. Higher end Blades are also on sale over here, though stock levels are sitting at one for each at the time of writing, so you’d better be quick.
Cheap gaming monitors in Australia
Lenovo G32QC-10 31.5-inch gaming monitor | AU$499 (usually AU$649)
If you fancy a good ol’ bend in your gaming experience, this 31.5-inch curved gaming monitor is a decent workhorse: it’s a 1440p display with a 144Hz refresh rate and a 4ms response time. Get it for AU$150 cheaper during Amazon’s Mid-Year sale.
Dell 27-inch gaming monitor (S2721DGF) | AU$359 (usually AU$799)
A very appealing AU$440 off this 1440p gaming monitor over on eBay, boasting a 165hz refresh rate and AMD FreeSync Premium Pro support. To make the most of this offer, you’ll need to sign up for an eBay Plus trial and use the code PLUSMONITOR at checkout.
ASUS TUF VG279QM | AU$495 (usually AU$699)
A little over AU$200 savings on this 27 inch HD monitor which boasts HDR and a 240Hz refresh rate, which can be overclocked to 280Hz if you fancy it. It’s not currently in stock but Amazon reckons it’ll be dispatched within 1 to 3 weeks. Via Amazon.
AOC AGON AG273QG | AU$499 (usually AU$799)
Here’s a 1440p 27 incher with all the usual modern mores: a 165Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time and G-Sync. It also comes with AOC’s gaming screen shield, which is probably a divisive touch, but you can take it off. Via MWave.
Cheap gaming headsets in Australia
Razer BlackShark V2 | AU$128 (usually AU$174.95)
You can get this for around AU$130 usually, so an extra (almost) AU$30 off the RRP is not to be ignored. It’s a wired gaming headset with 50mm drivers, a “hyperclear cardioid mic” and advanced passive noise cancellation.
Cheap gaming keyboards in Australia
Razer BlackWidow Chroma | AU$112.46 (usually AU$219.95)
The price on this green switch mechanical keyboard generally hits between AU$170 and AU$200 in Australia, so this current Amazon deal is quite good, albeit a bit priceier than it was a week ago (AU$120). It has an advertised 80 million keystroke lifespan and all the colours you could possibly want, unless 16.8 million isn’t enough for you. Via Amazon.
Corsair K70 RGB MK.2 | AU$229 (usually AU$269)
It may not be the more recent K70, which scored well in our review, but this older model still does the trick: red mechanical key switches, a very compact design, and more RGB colours than you could poke a stick at across several lives. Via Amazon.
Cheap gaming mice in Australia
Razer Deathadder V2 | AU$68.43 (usually AU$139.95)
A great price on this well-rated gaming mouse, which boasts a best in-class 20,000 CPI sensor and optical click sensors. We scored it an admirable 88 back in 2020, so well worth investigation. Via Amazon.
Razer Naga Trinity | AU$88.66 (usually AU$169.95)
If you need a gaming mouse with a crapload of buttons, the Naga Trinity is probably already on your radar. There are up to 19 programmable buttons and interchangeable side panels, so you can choose whether to go button mad or not, depending on what you’re playing. Via Amazon.
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