Forum discussion tagged with 3600.
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    Question freezes and black screens with new mobo and cpu

    I've been experiencing freeze and black screen on my pc Some game not having any issues but others being heavier on the system like Witcher 3, red dead redemption 2 or borderlands 3 all crashed the same way. Basically what happens is the the screen freezes, no input works, then it goes black...
  2. OllieGE

    Question Best CPU cooler for a R5 3600 @ 4.2GHZ

    On stock cooler with a 4.2ghz OC and running at 90 degrees Celcius, so definitely time for a change in CPU. I have found 2 Coolers that I like the look of: 1. https://www.scan.co.uk/products/deepcool-castle-240-rgb-liquid-cooler-240mm-all-in-one-hydro-cpu-cooler-2x120mm-rgb-fans-inc-control 2...
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    Question V. High temps when OC 3600

    As title suggests, im getting really high temps of 80 -84 when i OC my R5 3600 and i cant seem to do anything to keep them down! Currently my OC is 4.2 Ghz @ 1.375v Using a CoolerMaster ML240R AIO - re-seated and re-pasted several times to make sure is okay. When using the same cooler on my...
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    Question Undervolted my Ryzen 3600

    Hi guys i watched a video last night (linked below) where a guy undervolted his ryzen cpu for lower temps and better performance by: opening ryzen master and going to a profile selecting manual in control mode manually setting peak core voltage to 1.25v manually setting all cores to the boost...
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    Question 1800x->3600 worth it for £170?

    Hi there, I am in a dilemma now as i have seen the 3600 being £170 on ccl and since the much improved IPC i am wondering whether to buy it. I have a 1800x now @3.9GHz (i think 4 isn't stable for me anymore, had this for a year and a half now) and i have cooler master AIO liquid cooler so i would...
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    [SOLVED] Ryzen system won't post at 3200 MHZ

    Hi all, I cannot get my 2x8GB kit of T-FORCE Nighthawk Rgb 3200 MHZ Memory to remain stable on my Asus ROG STRIX B450-I motherboard, paired with a Ryzen 5 3600. The bios is up to date and the memory is passing windows diagnostic tests. After setting the RAM to Profile #1 under D.O.H.P...
  7. soldier5637

    Question 3600X won't turbo at all

    So I got a 3600X at christmas and just now ran a benchmark where it says my PC is performing as expected, minus the CPU which is below expectations. Upon seeing this, I looked at the Ryzen Master program while running Prime 95 or Cinebench and it never goes past 3800mhz on any core. Temps are...
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    Question Ryzen 3600 / x370 bootloop. Nothing works!

    Hi I recently upgraded my cpu from a 1700x to a 3600 and at the same time replaced the cooler with an aio water cooler. The system powers on but either freezes at the bios screen where you hit f2/DEL to enter bios or just endlessly sticks at the screen directly after the bios entry screen...
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    [SOLVED] Most build done. Need help deciding between a provisional 3600 or just going with 3700x.

    So it's been a 5 years sense I last got a PC, which i don't love 'cause I didn't have much choice on parts, just built it... (960 2gb here). Anyway I want a machine to last another 5 plus years. But this time I want to actually you know... enjoy my PC, and actually do something with it. I'll be...
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    Question Ryzen 5 3600 good for the next years?

    Hello guys! I was thinking of buying a Ryzen 5 3600 soon, is it still worth it for the games of today? and for the next years? Cause im not that good with CPU's :)
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    Question Is Ryzen 5 3600 bottlenecked with GTX 1660 Super OC 6GB?

    Hi guys, just wanted to ask something. I am going to build a new pc and I decided to go with ryzen 5 3600 and gtx 1660 super oc 6gb. I watched many videos on youtube where people were playing high end games and it performed fantastic, every game on ultra 60+ fps. Now I went to PC Builds to see...
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    Question Ryzen 5 3600 or Ryzen 7 2700x

    Hi guys Im planning on upgrading my 2400G to either 3600 or 2700x. Currently Im interested in both of those processors since both of them are really good. Prices are pretty similiar, ryzen 3600 is only 5$ more expensive than 2700x. I know its a better processor but also with 2700x there is a...
  13. jimkakain

    Question Ryzen 3600 ASRock B450 corrupt storage read/write

    Somehow all the data that has been written and read to/from storage is corrupt. Therefore my Windows installs are always bad, downloaded games are not verifiyng and crash, BSODs etc. A single file hash sums are completely random most of the time (!) It passes all memtest86 tests - in dual set...
  14. Mister_Meeseeks

    Question Very weird issues with new CPU

    Okay so here are the basic specs on the system (that matter)when it was working flawlessly: AsRock B450M Steel Legend Motherboard Ryzen 7 2700x (Pinnacle Ridge - this is important to note) Corsair Dominator RAM (compatible with the motherboard, I checked QVL list before purchasing) I just...
  15. ceejay7

    Question 3600, 3600x or 2700x? (upgrade from 2600)

    Hello. I only need some advices on upgrading my cpu. What is more worth it as the title says. Or is it worth it in the first place? I'm only a casual gamer who plays some story mode games such as metro exodus and sometimes racing and simulation games too. I am aware that my cpu is...
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    Question Ryzen 3600 temps spikes

    Hello everyone... Need some help troubleshooting this issue as I am no expert in this matter. I bought a 3600 back in november and paired it with a B450 Tomahawk. I bought a Scythe Fuma Rev 2.0 cooler as it was one of the best air cooling solutions I could fit in my case. When I first finished...
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    [SOLVED] LONG and complicated RAM Dilemma

    Hi everyone ! I know that questions like '' What's faster: xxx Mhz or yyy Mhz ? or '' CL xx vs CL yy'' are very common here. But my dilemma is a bit more complicated: I will build a new Pc in summer (exactly when , depends on Big Navi and rtx 3000 and Intel 10 gen ). Now the coronavirus...
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    Question How many cores for 2020 and beyond?

    Hey everyone! I have an i7 2600 that I've been sitting on for almost a decade and was considering building on a new platform. Was leaning towards the R7 3700x but I know the R5 3600 is a tough deal to pass up right now... My main problem is I'm just having a hard time picking between the two...
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    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 3600 on A320M

    I have seen a video showing a 3600 working on an A320M mobo. I know its not ideal but can the 3600 work with this https://www.gigabyte.com/uk/Motherboard/GA-A320M-DS2-rev-10/support#support-dl-driver I have a Corsair AIO to keep temps down as I have seen idling temps are higher than usual, Cheers
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    Question New system recommendations

    Currently I have a system with a FX 8320 a 980 and 8gb of ram I have a 700w psu (thermal take smart RGB) and about 6tb of storage I am looking to upgrade to ddr4 because of how much power the new games need I have been looking around and put together a system like this ASUS TUF AMD B450 PRO...