• Welcome to TechPowerUp Forums, Guest! Please check out our forum guidelines for info related to our community.

What Product Would AMD pull for their 50s Anniversary?

Joined
Mar 18, 2008
Messages
4,218 (1.03/day)
System Name Virtual Reality / Bioinformatics
Processor Undead CPU
Motherboard Undead TUF X99
Cooling Noctua NH-D15
Memory GSkill 128GB DDR4-3000
Video Card(s) EVGA 2080Ti
Storage Samsung 960 Pro 1TB + 860 EVO 2TB + WD Black 5TB
Display(s) Acer K272HUL, HTC Vive
Case Fractal Design R5
Audio Device(s) BOSE 2.0
Power Supply Seasonic 850watt
Mouse Logitech Master MX
Keyboard Corsair K70 Cherry MX Blue
Software Windows 10 Professional/Linux Mint
Capture.JPG


A special edition RyZen 3xxx CPU?
A special edition Threadripper 2990WX?

What do you think?

Honestly I wouldn't mind what Linus suggested during Intel's 8086K time: A golden IHS RyZen with the name AMX5086, reflects both AMD's first in house X86 design CPU AM386. Internally just a super well picked high clock RyZen 3700X. Would probably be dope and sells like hot cakes.


Here is my poor man's drawing haha:

ddd.png
 
Joined
Dec 14, 2013
Messages
998 (0.50/day)
Location
Alabama
Processor Ryzen 2700X
Motherboard X470 Tachi Ultimate
Cooling Scythe Big Shuriken 3
Memory C.R.S.
Video Card(s) Radeon VII
Software Win 7
Benchmark Scores Never high enough
Certainly possible.
Something like it would probrably launch at a really steep price like the 9590 did when first introduced. However since it would be a Ryzen I could see pricing staying up instead of bottoming out like the 9xxx series did and with limited release numbers too.
 

FordGT90Concept

"I go fast!1!11!1!"
Joined
Oct 13, 2008
Messages
24,744 (6.38/day)
Location
IA, USA
System Name BY-2015
Processor Intel Core i7-6700K (4 x 4.00 GHz) w/ HT and Turbo on
Motherboard MSI Z170A GAMING M7
Cooling Scythe Kotetsu
Memory 2 x Kingston HyperX DDR4-2133 8 GiB
Video Card(s) Sapphire NITRO+ RX 590 Special Edition 8 GiB DVI + HDMI
Storage Crucial MX300 275 GB, Seagate Exos X12 TB 7200 RPM
Display(s) Samsung SyncMaster T240 24" LCD (1920x1200 HDMI) + Samsung SyncMaster 906BW 19" LCD (1440x900 DVI)
Case Coolermaster HAF 932 w/ USB 3.0 5.25" bay
Audio Device(s) Realtek Onboard, Micca OriGen+
Power Supply Enermax Platimax 850w
Mouse SteelSeries Sensei RAW
Keyboard Tesoro Excalibur
Software Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
Benchmark Scores Faster than the tortoise; slower than the hare.
I'd rather they celebrate the branch from reverse engineering Intel processors which started with K5: AMD Ryzen K5-5000 or whatever clockspeed it is. Make it an 8c/16t with a limited edition HSF.
 
Last edited:
Joined
Mar 10, 2010
Messages
6,327 (1.88/day)
Location
Manchester uk
System Name RyzenGtEvo
Processor Amd R5 2600X@4.1
Motherboard Crosshair hero7 @bios 2203
Cooling 360EK extreme rad+ 360$EK slim all push, cpu Monoblock Gpu full cover all EK
Memory Gigabyte Aurus Rgb 16Gb in two sticks.
Video Card(s) Sapphire refference Rx vega 64 EK waterblocked
Storage Samsung Nvme Pg981, samsung 840 basic ,primocache drive for, WD2Tbgrn +3Tbgrn,
Display(s) Samsung uea28"850R 4k freesync, LG 49" 4K 60hz ,Oculus
Case Lianli p0-11 dynamic
Audio Device(s) Xfi creative 7.1 on board ,Yamaha dts av setup, corsair void pro headset
Power Supply corsair 1200Hxi
Mouse Roccat Kova
Keyboard Roccat Iksu force fx
Software Win 10 Pro
Benchmark Scores 8056 vega 3dmark timespy
16Core 32 thread 5ghz max boost (1core)limited edition Ryzen3990 XX(cos its beyond FX) Black edition

or i could see AMZ5086 perhaps.
 
Joined
Oct 10, 2009
Messages
803 (0.23/day)
System Name Desktop | Laptop
Processor Intel Core i7 3770 @ 3.8GHz (4.3GHz Turbo) | Intel Core i7 7700HQ
Motherboard Asrock Z77 Extreme4 | Neptune KLS HM175
Cooling Cooler Master 212 Evo Push-Pull | Twin fan, fin stack & heat pipes
Memory 16GB DDR3 1866MHz @ 9-9-9-24-1T | 16GB DDR4 2400MHz 17-17-17-39-2T
Video Card(s) 2x Galax GTX 1070 Ti EX SLI HB | GTX 1050 Ti 4GB
Storage Samsung 860 EVO 1TB + Seagate 2TB HDD | 970 Evo 500GB
Display(s) 28" Asus PB287Q 3840x2160p | 17" IPS 1920x1080P
Case Thermaltake Urban S41 | Aspire V Nitro BE
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Blaster Z
Power Supply Cougar CMX 700W v3 | 150W
Mouse Razer DeathAdder Chroma | Logitech MX Anywhere 2
Keyboard Logitech G110
Software Windows 10 Pro x64
Perhaps a tribute to the K8 micro-architecture to celebrate the first x86-64 implementations? Nomenclature such as Kryptonite or SledgeHammer would be very fitting, no?
 
Joined
Oct 2, 2015
Messages
2,030 (1.52/day)
Location
Argentina
System Name Ciel / Yukino
Processor AMD Ryzen R3 1200 @ 3900MHz / Intel Core i3 5005U
Motherboard MSI B350M PRO-VDH / HP 240 G5
Cooling Wraith Stealth / Stock
Memory 2x 4GB Corsair Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400MHz @ 3066MHz / 2x 4GB Hynix + Kingston DDR3L 1600MHz
Video Card(s) Sapphire R9 270X Toxic 2GB / Intel HD 5500
Storage SSD WD Green 240GB M.2 / SSD Kingston A400 120GB SATA
Display(s) HP w17e 1440x900 @ 75 Hz / Integrated 1366x768 @ 94Hz
Case Generic / Stock
Audio Device(s) Realtek ALC892 / Realtek ALC282
Power Supply Sentey XPP 525W / Power Brick
Mouse GTC MGG-007 / Elan Touchpad
Keyboard Generic / Stock
Software Windows 10 LTSC x64
Benchmark Scores Time Spy: 2200
Remember the Phenom II 42 TWKR? I guess something like that.
 
Joined
Oct 22, 2014
Messages
7,165 (4.27/day)
Location
Sunshine Coast
System Name Black Box
Processor Intel Xeon E5-2680 10c/20t 2.8GHz @ 3.0GHz
Motherboard Asrock X79 Extreme 11
Cooling Coolermaster 240 RGB A.I.O.
Memory G. Skill 16Gb (4x4Gb) 2133Mhz
Video Card(s) Nvidia GTX 710
Storage Sandisk X 400 256Gb
Display(s) AOC 22" Freesync 1m.s. 75Hz
Case Corsair 450D High Air Flow.
Audio Device(s) No need.
Power Supply FSP Aurum 650W
Mouse Yes
Keyboard Of course
Software W10 Home Premium 64 bit
An actual GPU that competes with top tier products, consumes less power and doesn't break the bank.
 
Joined
Mar 18, 2008
Messages
4,218 (1.03/day)
System Name Virtual Reality / Bioinformatics
Processor Undead CPU
Motherboard Undead TUF X99
Cooling Noctua NH-D15
Memory GSkill 128GB DDR4-3000
Video Card(s) EVGA 2080Ti
Storage Samsung 960 Pro 1TB + 860 EVO 2TB + WD Black 5TB
Display(s) Acer K272HUL, HTC Vive
Case Fractal Design R5
Audio Device(s) BOSE 2.0
Power Supply Seasonic 850watt
Mouse Logitech Master MX
Keyboard Corsair K70 Cherry MX Blue
Software Windows 10 Professional/Linux Mint
An actual GPU that competes with top tier products, consumes less power and doesn't break the bank.

This is AMD 50th Anniversary, not ATi. Plus most of the original ATi folks are now at Intel. It would be 2035 for ATI to celebrate their 50s birthday (death day? since they no longer exist??)
 
Joined
Oct 22, 2014
Messages
7,165 (4.27/day)
Location
Sunshine Coast
System Name Black Box
Processor Intel Xeon E5-2680 10c/20t 2.8GHz @ 3.0GHz
Motherboard Asrock X79 Extreme 11
Cooling Coolermaster 240 RGB A.I.O.
Memory G. Skill 16Gb (4x4Gb) 2133Mhz
Video Card(s) Nvidia GTX 710
Storage Sandisk X 400 256Gb
Display(s) AOC 22" Freesync 1m.s. 75Hz
Case Corsair 450D High Air Flow.
Audio Device(s) No need.
Power Supply FSP Aurum 650W
Mouse Yes
Keyboard Of course
Software W10 Home Premium 64 bit
This is AMD 50th Anniversary, not ATi. Plus most of the original ATi folks are now at Intel. It would be 2035 for ATI to celebrate their 50s birthday (death day? since they no longer exist??)
The banner you posted says Graphics products, and as ATI was consumed by AMD quite a while ago they should be inclusive in this.
 
Joined
Mar 18, 2008
Messages
4,218 (1.03/day)
System Name Virtual Reality / Bioinformatics
Processor Undead CPU
Motherboard Undead TUF X99
Cooling Noctua NH-D15
Memory GSkill 128GB DDR4-3000
Video Card(s) EVGA 2080Ti
Storage Samsung 960 Pro 1TB + 860 EVO 2TB + WD Black 5TB
Display(s) Acer K272HUL, HTC Vive
Case Fractal Design R5
Audio Device(s) BOSE 2.0
Power Supply Seasonic 850watt
Mouse Logitech Master MX
Keyboard Corsair K70 Cherry MX Blue
Software Windows 10 Professional/Linux Mint
The banner you posted says Graphics products, and as ATI was consumed by AMD quite a while ago they should be inclusive in this.
Nah CPU division celebration is a lot more likely.


I also wouldn't mind a Lisa Su coloring book lol

.jpg
 

btarunr

Editor & Senior Moderator
Staff member
Joined
Oct 9, 2007
Messages
36,835 (8.67/day)
Location
Hyderabad, India
Processor AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
Motherboard MSI B450 Gaming Pro Carbon AC
Cooling AMD Wraith Prism
Memory 2x 16GB Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4-3000
Video Card(s) Colorful iGame GTX 1070 Ti Vulcan X
Storage Western Digital Black NVMe 512GB
Display(s) Samsung U28D590 28-inch 4K UHD
Case Corsair Carbide 100R
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Blaster Recon3D PCIe
Power Supply Antec EarthWatts Pro Gold 750W
Mouse Razer Abyssus
Keyboard Microsoft Sidewinder X4
Software Windows 10 Pro
AMD K50, a 64-core Threadripper based on "Rome" / "Zen 2."
 
Joined
Oct 22, 2014
Messages
7,165 (4.27/day)
Location
Sunshine Coast
System Name Black Box
Processor Intel Xeon E5-2680 10c/20t 2.8GHz @ 3.0GHz
Motherboard Asrock X79 Extreme 11
Cooling Coolermaster 240 RGB A.I.O.
Memory G. Skill 16Gb (4x4Gb) 2133Mhz
Video Card(s) Nvidia GTX 710
Storage Sandisk X 400 256Gb
Display(s) AOC 22" Freesync 1m.s. 75Hz
Case Corsair 450D High Air Flow.
Audio Device(s) No need.
Power Supply FSP Aurum 650W
Mouse Yes
Keyboard Of course
Software W10 Home Premium 64 bit
Since the Motherboard naming scheme has gotten confusing now with similarities between Intel and AMD, why not go one further and make a socket LGA1151 CPU. ;)
Then we could have CPU interchangeability like the Socket 7 days.

And I just realised this is a duplicate of an existing thread.
 
Joined
Mar 20, 2019
Messages
107 (1.57/day)
Location
Australia
Processor AMD Ryzen 5 2600
Motherboard MSI B450 Gaming Plus
Cooling Cryorig H7
Memory Kingston HyperX Predator DDR4 3200MHz 2x8GB
Video Card(s) ASUS Radeon RX 580 8GB Dual-fan OC Edition
Storage Samsung 970 EVO Plus NVMe 250GB
Case NZXT H500
Power Supply Corsair RM650x Gold 650W
Mouse Razer DeathAdder 2013
Keyboard MaxKeyboard Nighthawk X8 (Cherry Brown)
Software Kubuntu
ATI in origin I know, so perhaps better for a different milestone, but I always liked the name of the old Rage graphics cards. Maybe they could bring back the Rage name after Navi as they move off GCN in an homage to their graphics roots? AMD Rage RX 780 :p.
 
Joined
Sep 17, 2014
Messages
8,851 (5.17/day)
Location
Too Long to fit in a single line here.
Processor i7 8700k 4.7Ghz @ 1.26v
Motherboard AsRock Fatal1ty K6 Z370
Cooling beQuiet! Dark Rock Pro 3
Memory 16GB Corsair Vengeance LPX 3200/C16
Video Card(s) MSI GTX 1080 Gaming X @ 2100/5500
Storage Samsung 850 EVO 1TB + Samsung 830 256GB + Crucial BX100 250GB + Toshiba 1TB HDD
Display(s) Eizo Foris FG2421
Case Fractal Design Define C TG
Power Supply EVGA G2 750w
Mouse Logitech G502 Protheus Spectrum
Keyboard Sharkoon MK80 (Brown)
Software W10 x64
An actual GPU that competes with top tier products, consumes less power and doesn't break the bank.
That was reserved for the 100 year celebration, they're working on it as we speak.
 
Joined
Mar 13, 2014
Messages
3,677 (1.93/day)
Processor i7 7700k
Motherboard MSI Z270 SLI Plus
Cooling CM Hyper 212 EVO
Memory 2 x 8 GB Corsair Vengeance
Video Card(s) MSI GTX 980 Ti GAMING
Storage Samsung 850 EVO 250 GB and WD Black 4TB
Display(s) ASUS 27 inch 1440p PLS PB278Q
Case Corsair Obsidian 750D Airflow Edition
Audio Device(s) Onboard
Power Supply EVGA SuperNova 850 W Gold
Mouse Logitech G502
Keyboard Logitech G105
Software Windows 10
A 50th Anniversary Ryzen CPU specially binned to run faster than the others (for people that don't overclock). Package it real nicely. Maybe set a limit on amount available to make them collectibles for some people.
 
Joined
Nov 24, 2017
Messages
321 (0.58/day)
Location
Asia
Processor Intel Core i5 4590
Motherboard Gigabyte Z97x Gaming 3
Cooling Intel Stock Cooler
Memory 8GB(2x4GB) DDR3-800MHz [1600MT/s]
Video Card(s) Intel HD 4600
Storage Transcend SSD370S 128GB; Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB
Display(s) Samsung S20D300 20" 768p TN
Case Delux DLC-MV888
Audio Device(s) Realtek ALC1150
Power Supply Corsair VS450
Mouse A4Tech OP-620D
Software Windows 10 Pro
Benchmark Scores BaseMark GPU : 250 Point
Maybe Ryzen 7 2800X.
 
Joined
May 31, 2014
Messages
141 (0.08/day)
System Name serenity now
Processor Amd 2400g
Motherboard Asrock ab350m Pro 4
Cooling CM Masterair G100M
Memory G.skill 2x4gb 3200
Video Card(s) igpu vega 11
Storage Apacer pcie ssd 240 gb
Case scratch build
Power Supply inter tech 650w 80+bronze
Software Ubuntu bionic beaver 18.04 lts
Naah they just get wasted at party, there might be a cake... (cake is a lie).
 
Top