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I keep seeing people say you get like $60 off or something like that, off like z68 or p67 or something motherboards at microcenter...

What are the requirements for this? I'd like to get a 2500k and a cheap motherboard that's capable of overclocking without a lot of frills.

Any help?
(+rep if you can answer truthfully)


edit:
also if I go into the store with a screenshot of their website's price, will they price match if the store price is higher?
Edited by UsernameGoesHer - 8/21/12 at 8:28am
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Microcenter has combo deals on the i5 3750 and i7 2700K at this time. you get $50 off any compatible mobo with the purchase of the CPU. The i5 2500K had been included in the combo deal, but isn't currently. Also with the purchase of an i7 3820 you get $50 off compatible mobo.
I know these facts to be accurate as I live near an MC. Also the deals are 'In Store Only' The Web and Store Prices are always the same.
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post #3 of 15
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I don't have the extra $100 or $200 or whatever it is for the 2700k or 3750... poopy microcenter
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add a 2500k, or 3570k, and what ever motherboard you want to your cart. You should see a good discount applied to total for cpu/mobo combo.
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post #5 of 15
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Originally Posted by ForNever View Post

add a 2500k, or 3570k, and what ever motherboard you want to your cart. You should see a good discount applied to total for cpu/mobo combo.

Did try that.
Had like $30 tax... the only discount I got was negative :/
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post #6 of 15
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Did try that.
Had like $30 tax... the only discount I got was negative :/

Odd, I added a 3570k + AsRock Extreme4 motherboard and total was $298. Motherboard went from 134 to 84 dollars. I don't know what to tell you.
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post #7 of 15
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What the poop? It's only $252 after tax when I add a 3570k.
Guess it worked. Now I need an extra $50 either way. Care to donate to the anti mugging you fund? tongue.gif
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post #8 of 15
the 2500k was on that deal for a while and they keep adding and removing it from the deal. better off with new tech for $30 more anyways.
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post #9 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by UsernameGoesHer View Post

I keep seeing people say you get like $60 off or something like that, off like z68 or p67 or something motherboards at microcenter...
What are the requirements for this? I'd like to get a 2500k and a cheap motherboard that's capable of overclocking without a lot of frills.
Any help?
(+rep if you can answer truthfully) Uh...Hem....biggrin.gif
edit:
also if I go into the store with a screenshot of their website's price, will they price match if the store price is higher?
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