Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by bit-tech, 20 May 2019.
Slow your roll there, you'd hit the same issue with new-old-stock left on older BIOS versions with AMD too.
Sadly no, stepping doesn't seem to be advertised or differentiated at retail level.
And that's a huge issue, because there are likely to be significant differences in performance for certain takes between a CPU with hardware mitigations and one without.
I remember some retailers advertising B0 steppings for some Intel CPUs quite a while back.
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