Gold on old CPU\'s worth anything? Tags: CPUs Last response: October 4, 2012 11:54 PM in CPUs Share jsosales July 12, 2012 1:32:36 PM what are the old cpus worth i have a few dozen saved up ? More about : gold cpu worth Pyree a b à CPUs July 12, 2012 1:38:31 PM http://www.tomshardware.com/picturestory/576-gold-silve... jemm a b à CPUs July 12, 2012 1:41:52 PM I know Tom´s Hardware make an evaluation about it some ago, but I can´t find it. I´d not expect a lot of money from it tough. Related resources Gold on old CPU\'s worth anything ? - Forum Gold on old CPU's worth anything ? - Forum Got my hand on AM386/40 cpu... worth anything ? - Forum [Solved] HOW MUCH GOLD IN A CPU - Forum Questions about dual server CPUs - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Pyree a b à CPUs July 12, 2012 1:43:20 PM ^read my link Chainzsaw a b à CPUs July 12, 2012 2:57:52 PM Basically what it all boils down to is: It is not worth the effort trying to extract the gold from CPU's. You would need hundreds if not thousands to make it worthwhile. Also the chemicals and acids you have to use are far too dangerous to be doing this at home/by yourself without proper equipment. The next best/easiest thing would probably be just to send them to a recycling plant that recycles electronics and get a few bucks out of it. chips-etc October 4, 2012 11:54:31 PM there is an interesting article at *** that covers the topic of the value of gold found in cpu's Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumAMD Achieves Gold Certification In Austin!!! (Impressive) ForumI need gold !!! ForumCooper or gold heatsink? ForumAre any bull CPUs worth buying? ForumWANTED: Old CPU's (NOT for gold !!!) ForumIs an era of rapid change amongst us in the near future CPUs Forum"Manufacturer refurbished" Intel CPUs - worth buying? ForumAre all processor made of gold ? Forum'Extreme Edition' CPUs are not worth your money ForumWorth upgrading my 5-6 year old hardware? ForumWhat electronics have the most gold ForumWill this PSU be enough? ForumWhat Would Cause The GPU and CPU Temps Increase 15-20C , After 6 Month Forum[Solved] CPU Cooling advice Forum[Solved] New CPU in old Mobo? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !