Fake Ryzens are on the rise

Recently there have been two incidents of customers receiving fake Ryzen processors that they bought it from Amazon. From the pictures that they have uploaded on Reddit, it is clear that the scammers are using old Intel processors. They are wiping the Intel logos and then rebranding it as AMD Ryzen. This appears to be a scam designed to fool Amazon’s returned products checking procedure. Scammers would swap the original Ryzen processors and coolers with the fake ones and pack the whole thing meticulously so that the weight and the…

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