Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) is celebrating its 50th anniversary on May 1, 2019. As part of the anniversary, the tech company is shipping two limited editions: the AMD Ryzen 7 2700X Gold Edition CPU; and the AMD Radeon VII Gold Edition GPU.
Both pieces include a coupon code with free copies for World War Z and Tom Clancy’s The Division Gold Edition. During the promotion, you can also get stickers with Lisa Su’s signature, AMD CEO; plus a limited edition t-shirt.
More so, retailers around the world are offering select AMD hardware during AMD50 promotional period: between April 29 to June 8, 2019.
The AMD50 promotional bundle
It’s a unique opportunity for PC build enthusiasts and gamers to get the top-tier products of one of the biggest chipmakers in the world.
“For a half century, AMD pushed the boundaries of what’s possible in high-performance computing to create new experiences and possibilities for hundreds of millions of people,” said John Taylor, chief marketing officer at AMD. “We celebrate this moment with our fans around the world who inspire us to push forward in that spirit for another fifty years to 2069 and beyond.” – Dr. Lisa Su
The Gold Edition AMD Ryzen CPU and AMD Radeon graphics card invites fans to celebrate the company’s 50 years of technological advancements.
Both pieces are optimized for digital content creators (designers, video editors, animators, etc.), gamers, and hardware fans.
More so, both products are already at the high-end of AMD’s shelves. The Ryzen 7 2700X CPU is a worldwide top-seller.
What do you get buying select AMD products?
In summary, every customer who buys the Gold Edition AMD Radeon GPU or the AMD Ryzen processor from May 1 to June 8 will get:
- Coupon code for a free digital PC version of World War Z
- Coupon code for a free digital version of The Division 2 Gold Edition, which includes one-week early access to all the Year 1 Episodes; an instant unlock of three new specializations when they release; 8 new assignments plus their rewards; a scout emote; an agent ward costume; and additional projects and bounties. Additionally, this particular Gold Edition grants an AMD50 in-game armband.
- The AMD50 Tribute T-Shirt plus the autographed sticker: the company is marking its milestone with a special sticker autographed by Lisa Su. Additionally, it has a coupon to redeem your AMD 50th anniversary t-shirt.
You can get the AMD50 bundle if you buy any of the Radeon or Ryzen-powered PC or other eligible AMD Radeon GPUs and Ryzen CPUs
The AMD50 Ryzen 7 2700X Gold Edition CPU
The AMD Ryzen 7 2700X Gold Edition CPU is the standard-clocked 2700X processor. It’s one of the best consumer processors in the market.
It has 3.7 GHz base speed and a 4.3 GHz boost speed. It’s a high-end CPU that packs eight cores, 16 threads, and performs slightly above the Intel Core i7-9900K.
It packs a cosmetic upgrade with Dr. Lisa Su’s signature printed on its body, plus a special packaging.
The CPU also ships with the company’s to end Wraith Prism CPU cooler.
The Ryzen 7 2700X Gold edition has a cost of $329 in the US and will become available from select stores across the globe.
The AMD Radeon VIII graphics card Gold Edition
Lastly, the 16GB AMD Radeon III is a graphics card that competes against Nvidia’s high-end GeForce RTX 2060. The Gold Edition features a gold AMD50 packaging and a vibrant red body.
The Radeon VII It’s the world’s fitts 7nm GPU delivering top-notch performance for VT titles, demanding video editing and 3D rendering software, AAA video game titles, and heavy workloads. It’s AMD’s latest GPU featuring Zen+ microarchitecture.
This special edition sells for $699.