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Should Ryzen 7 processors be aesthetically perfect out of the box?

Question asked by jstores on Aug 21, 2017
Latest reply on Aug 23, 2017 by noodles59

I recently bought a ryzen 1700x, and when I opened it, I noticed there was a black mark, in which I thought at first it was a burn mark. I am not sure, and am hoping it could be discoloration of some sort, but was wondering what you guys are thinking. Is this a normal thing with ryzen processors, or is this something to worry about? Here it is in its packaging. Here are some pics: