NVIDIA RTX 3070 DELAYED: pre-order guide, price, release date, and when will you be able to buy the 3070?

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If you're sat at home wondering about the NVIDIA RTX 3070 price and release date, boy do we have the pre-order guide for you.

Following in the footsteps of the 2070, of course, the NVIDIA RTX 3070 is one of a whole range of upcoming RTX graphics cards from NVIDIA.

Keep on reading to learn everything we know about the NVIDIA RTX 3070 price and release date...

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UPDATE: NVIDIA RTX 3070 Release Date DELAYED

As NVIDIA confirmed during the stream, the GeForce RTX 3070 graphics cards will be available in October. They previously had announced the card would be available on October 15, however, this date has now changed to October 29.

The change was first noticed by VideoCardz before NVIDIA issued a statement confirming the 3070's delay.

"Production of GeForce RTX 3070 graphics cards are ramping quickly. We’ve heard from many of you that there should be more cards available on launch day," stated NVIDIA. "To help make that happen, we are updating the availability date to Thursday, October 29th."

"We know this may be disappointing to those eager to purchase a GeForce RTX 3070 as soon as possible," the company continued. "However this shift will help our global partners get more graphics cards into the hands of gamers on launch day."

October 29 is one day after AMD's scheduled announcement of its RX 6000 Series announcement.

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NVIDIA RTX 3070 Price

The official NVIDIA reveal event has confirmed that prices for the GeForce RTX 3070 graphics card will start at $499, which makes this one of the most affordable options from NVIDIA's high-end range.

NVIDIA RTX 3070 Reveal Event

NVIDIA held a GeForce event on September 1 at 5 PM BST (9 AM PT), where the company decided to "usher in a new era, with a special presentation you won’t want to miss."

The event was hosted by NVIDIA's founder and CEO, Jensen Huang. During the event, Huang opted to "highlight the company’s latest innovations in gaming and graphics."

NVIDIA RTX 3070 Pre-Order

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The NVIDIA website has a nice big product page for the 3070, and you can click here to check it out.

You can't quite order one yet, even though that release date isn't very off. But what you can do is sign up for notifications to learn when the 3070 does become available!

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