Forum discussion tagged with 2700x.
  1. T

    Question Building two systems: i7 6700 & R7 3700x OR Two R7 2700x

    I will be upgrading the computers me and my girlfriend use for gaming. Currently, my system has an i7 6700 and gtx 1080 and her system has a i5 2500 and gtx 1050. We are moving out soon, which means we want to be smart about upgrading to make these systems last as long as possible due to the...
  2. R

    Question Gigabyte B450 Elite Bios Rollback/Downgrade

    Hey guys, I'm running an AMD Ryzen 7 2700x on a Gigabyte B450 Elite motherboard. I've got 32Gbs of DDR4 3200Mhz Ballistix Sport LT RAM. I recently updated my BIOS from F32 to F51. Immediately after, I started having system stability issues mainly with my RAM. With BIOS F32, I was able to...
  3. Joshuamkc

    Question New Rtx 2070 super not performing as expected

    Okay, I apologise beforehand for the long post! I got an MSI Rtx 2070 super gaming X trio for Christmas. This was to replace my gtx1060 3gb. I did a clean uninstall of my gtx 1060 drivers with DDU before shutting down and removing the card. I've installed the RTX2070S now and it's not performing...
  4. Valle_S

    Question Ryzen 2700x or 3600?

    Okay so. Should I buy the 2700x or the 3600? I can buy the 2700x for 190$ or the 3600 for 240$. What I do is mainly gaming but sometimes streams and edit videos. I would really like your opinion on this one! Thanks in advance!
  5. R

    Question Help! I’m unable to boot into my UEFI

    I recently installed a brand new Ryzen 2700X and a Sapphire RX 580 Pulse onto my MSI B450 Tomahawk. Initially I had posting issues but was able to get it to post after some tinkering and everything since then has worked well. Except for one issue. I’m unable to boot into my uefi/bios whatsoever...
  6. K

    Question Ryzen 2700x or 3600/3600x for 1440p gaming

    So I am at a predicament between these 2 CPUs. Where I live, the 2700x ($130) is 60 dollars cheaper than the 3600 ($200). I already have an x470 Asus CH7 waiting for the new chip. I game at 1440p/144hz with a 1080ti so I was wondering if the 3600 is worth it for 1440p gaming, because all I have...
  7. U

    [SOLVED] 2700x with 1660 super gaming x

    Hi, Is the 2700x with 1660 super gaming x a good combo? Thanks in advance
  8. O

    [SOLVED] How long does a 2700x is supposed to sustain its boost clock on a single thread task?

    Hello I have a 2700x and I was wondering how long does such a CPU is supposed to sustain the boost clock on single thread tasks? Myself, I only see sporadic spikes of less than 100ms that goes only 4,2GHz (officially 4.3) Also, when I look at the clocks, the thread being utilised does not...
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    Question 2700x stock cooler or be quiet! Dark Rock 4 CPU Cooler & DR4 dimensions

    Hi, I wanted to know which one is quieter. Also, hwo loud is the 2700x stock cooler. Thank You Hi, I wanted to know if the be quiet! 'Dark Rock 4 cooler' will cover the ram in 'Asus ROG STRIX X470-F Gaming ATX AM4 Motherboard' Thanks in advance
  10. S

    [SOLVED] Upgrade to 3600 or keep 2700x

    Hello to all you wonderful folks at tom's hardware, I have a bit of a question for you all. I have a ryzen 2700x installed in an MSI x470 pro carbon motherboard. A friend of mine has a ryzen 1300x installed in an msi b350 tomahawk motherboard. I just ordered a ryzen 3600 processor to upgrade...
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    [SOLVED] Help or Suggestions for Overclocking my R7 2700X via Ryzen Master

    Okay, quick run down. I own a Ryzen 7 2700X. I used to keep it under water with a LEPA Aquachanger 240. At that point in time I think I remember being able to pull off an all core OC of 4300MHz. Since then, my Aquachanger's pump has died, and I've been running the CPU at stock speed under the...
  12. C

    Question I need help with a ryzen 2700x

    So, I just got a 2700x because they are on a great sale right now and I needed more for streaming than a 6700k. So, after I got the 2700x installed I immediately started overclocking and was able to get up to 4.3 on 4.5v I think it was. I then dialed it back to 4.2 after a crash on 4.4. Then idk...
  13. Makowh

    Question CPU crash at slightest Clock Ratio change

    Hi everyone, I started benchmarking and undervolting/overclocking my new Ryzen 7 2700X CPU yesterday, and even though I seem to have good results when simply undervolting it, the CPU crashes as soon as I try to benchmark it with a higher Clock Ratio, even small ones. Where do you think it may...
  14. TimH77

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 2700 vs 2700x?

    I have a 2700 sitting here, along with an MSI B450 Gaming Pro Carbon, Corsair Dominator Platinum 32GB RGB 3200 (2x16GB). I'm wondering if I should have got a 2700x instead (still time to swap it out). I know the TDP difference of 65W (2700) vs 95 W (2700x), but from what I read the mobo can...
  15. B

    Question my AMD 2700x core clock spikes randomly

    Hello , i've been have random half a second buzzing/freeze lockups every now and then, and i have noticed looking at HWMonitor, my AMD 2700x core clock spikes randomly to speeds up to 4800 and even 5000Mhz on one occasion, does anybody have a idea what this could be? i have tried most things...
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    Question Ryzen2700x system with Zotac GTX1080 is recently crashing and shuting down at random times. Can not reboot until reseting the power unit at the back.

    Hey all, I'm at a loss. I'm in my last 4 weeks of my 3D design and animation course and my computer has decided it doesnt want to help me out. Hardware: Asus Prime x470-Pro Ryzen 7 2700x Zotac GTX 1080 APM Extreme x2 TridentZ F4-3600C18D-16GTZRX (left at default timings, no dcop set up yet)...
  17. J

    Question Is my motherboard broken?

    EDIT: I just looked at my old cpu again and determined theres no broken pin inside the hole I cleaned it with a tip of a thumbtack but still cannot see anything moving underneath it like I can with the rest of the holes. I have a B450 tomahawk mobo when I removed my 2700x somehow the pins were...
  18. nospecgamer

    [SOLVED] What are the best Recording settings for a 2700x CPU? (OBS)

    I'm upgrading my Gaming PC to something that can handle Recording and Gaming at the same time, i'm getting the Ryzen 2700x for my encoding in OBS. I play games like Star Wars Battlefront 2 and I want to have a good quality recording that won't affect the in-game FPS as much, I want some OBS...
  19. nospecgamer

    [SOLVED] Where would I thread the USB Cable for the Wraith Prism in the ASRock B450 Pro4?

    I'm planning to get the Ryzen 2700x but I have one problem on my mind, the Wraith Prism cooler has a RGB Cable and a USB Cable. I know the differences of them and I know the USB Cable allows full control of the LED Lights, but for my motherboard (ASRock B450 Pro4) has it's USB 2.0 Port at the...
  20. brahmsPC

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 3600 vs Ryzen 7 2700

    Now that they are almost on the same prince range, with 2700 being cheaper by less than 20usd. Which procie should I get? Thanks