AMD is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. Like Intel, the company has announced gold editions of its Ryzen 7 2700X CPU and the Radeon VII GPU. The latter comes in a gorgeous red chassis and backplate while the former features premium packaging and CEO Dr. Lisa Su’s signature imprinted on the chip. AMD is staying true to its nature by selling the two products at their retail prices, but since these are collectibles, the price is bound to go up. In case the flagship parts are a bit out of your reach, then we’ve got another great deal for you. Newegg is selling the Ryzen 5 2600 for $50 less with two AAA titles,
The AMD Ryzen 5 2600 is a hex-core CPU with 12 threads clocked at a base clock of 3.4GHz and a boost of 3.9GHz. The processor comes packaged with the Wraith Cooler and an unlocked multiplier for improved overclocking. It has a TDP of 65W.