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Dark gray dots on brand new sealed CPU (Ryzen 5 1600)

Question asked by demicore on Mar 5, 2019
Latest reply on Mar 7, 2019 by elstaci



Just bought a brand new sealed Ryzen 5 1600 and it has these little dark dots on it (see attached picture).


Is it normal or should I worry?

I haven't installed the CPU yet; it might well work fine; I just don't want to use a CPU that has been tampered with.


Cheers, thanks in advance.