• Ryzen robbery: fake processors reportedly being sold on Amazon

    4 monthes ago - By Tech Radar

    Scammers are cashing in on the popularity of AMD's new Ryzen processors , with reports of fake CPUs being sold on Amazon. There's nothing new here in actual fact - there's been a long and unfortunate history of selling cheap processors in the packaging of more expensive models - and in this case, as PC Gamer reports , there have been several incidents where customers have ordered a Ryzen 7 1700 CPU on Amazon and have received an Intel Celeron chip instead. The fake Intel CPU comes in AMD's correct packaging and has the Ryzen logo on it, but a closer inspection of the product reveals that...
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