Why not use the same coupons to buy Ryzen 3000 series. So in the end you paid full price anyway for 9900K.
AM4 has finally turned into a platform that rivals both Intel's "mainstream/budget" and "HEDT".
The only downside is that the dies are binned this way: EPYC > TR > Ryzen so we get mostly scraps and best dies end up in slow clocked server parts.
I sold my Wraith Prism the week I had it , unopened. You have to factor in every user not just the ones on OCN.
2nd and 3rd gen Ryzen boost based on temperature so the better the stock cooler the better the reviews are.