There were days when we had a real fear of its ability to continue to exist, but fortunately they are gone and feel like a distant past now - AMD Celebrates fifty years of development (And in the past also manufacturing) chips of all kinds and species, and this will be reflected in some limited edition collectors' products.
The first rumors about unique 50th Anniversary models have sprung up a few weeks ago, and now we know that AMD Itself will launch special versions for the Ryzen 7 2700X, the leading octagon,Radeon VII rare as well. Quite surprisingly, it seems that the special version of the processor will not provide increased working frequencies or any improvement in performance compared to the standard version - it will only be a case with a different design in gold and black and signed by CEO Lisa Sue who will laser engrave the product's protective coating. , A product that will be intended mainly for collectors, and less for maximum performance enthusiasts who like the red camp.
One is signed and in shades of black and gold - and the other is fiery red
Source images: videocardz.com
We do not yet know the technical data of the festive Radeon model, but it seems reasonable to estimate that it will also be representatively decorated (in a cladding with a bright red hue) and without technological improvements beyond that - when we also know that some of the old AMD They also prepare special versions of their products to celebrate the event.
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Sapphire, one of AMD's most important partners in the world of graphic processing, Will offer a beautiful gilded version Of its Radeon RX 590 Nitro Plus model that will also include RGB lighting built into its fans (priced at $ 300 in the Japanese market) - while Gigabyte will provide a special version of Ausus Gaming Panel 470 Wi-Fi Which will include a dedicated panel with colored illumination.
The start of the jubilee celebrations will officially start on Wednesday next week (May 1) - so we will probably get more technical details, and maybe even more colorful products from other manufacturers, starting this date. We will continue to follow and tell you!