from Maria Beyer-Fistrich
The sales start of the Geforce RTX 3060 is imminent. As with the other cards of the current generation, limited availability of the RTX 3060 is to be expected. Even with the releases of the RTX 3090, 3080, 3070, the rush to the popular online shops was so huge that rows of servers went to their knees. We'll tell you which shops you urgently need to keep an eye on in order to have a chance of buying the new RTX 3060 and thus forestall the scalpers.

As a PC gamer and performance enthusiast, you're just like us here hardened since last yearwhat releases new Graphics cards concerns. The availability of all new graphics cards of the RTX generation has not been sufficient for months, which leads to frustrating experiences for potential buyers and also massively increases the prices for the few available cards. Now stands with the Release of the RTX 3060 another graphics card in the starting blocks and you don't have to be a prophet to assume low availability again. So provided you keep an eye on those with RTX card priced at 329 euros you should keep an eye on the popular shops.

However, you have to be very fast, because in the past few months it has been shown again and again that shops can use Scalper plague just can't get a grip on it. The problem now runs through all areas – particularly noticeable in the Consumer electronics segment. Wherever you look for a new graphics card, you will find the same empty "shelves" everywhere. You should save the following shops as bookmarks so that you can try to get hold of a card tomorrow at the start of sales of the Geforce RTX 3060 around 6 p.m. We'll keep our fingers crossed for you in any case. One You can test the Geforce RTX 3060 on February 25th read from our colleagues at PC Games Hardware.

With luck you can buy an RTX 3060 at these shops – Start is February 25th at 6 p.m.

(We add here all direct links to the maps for you as soon as the pages go live in the shops.)

What were your experiences in the past few months with regards to graphics card purchase – are you still waiting for better availability, maybe you could or have had to buy a new card yourself at the standard price Moon prices numbers? Let us know in the comments!

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