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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...
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    [SOLVED] ryzen 3600 high temps under load

    My PC: CPU: Ryzen 5 3600 (stock cooler and stock thermal pad RAM: 16GB HyperX Fury RGB DDR4 CL16@ 3200mhz MOBO: ASRock B450M Steel Legend GPU: ASUS Dual GEFORCE GTX 1070 8GB OC PSU: Corsair RM850x V1 (overkill I know but it was from a previous system) Chassis: Tecware alpha M (Fans: 3 front...
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    Question 2600x to 3600 worth it for VR?

    Hey guys. Right now I'm running the current specs CPU: 2600x GPU:5700 XT RAM: 16GB 3200MHZ MOBO: ASROCK B350M I'm planning to purchase a Valve Index when they restock to be able to play Boneworks, Half Life; Alyx, and other demanding vr games. I was wondering how significant the upgrade to a...
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    Question Is putting in RAM with a higher speed different to overclocking the processor or the same thing?

    I was suggested to put into my potential build 3600 ram instead of 3200 ram on a Threadripper 3960x system to lower latency but is this overclocking or would it force it as opposed to changing the voltage settings on the processor? Can you overclock with 3200 ram in the system? Can you not be...
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    [SOLVED] Two of the same 2X8 kits - 32g in total - issues?

    Hello all! I searched the forums, couldn't get a straight answer... I'm sure some1 asked this before, but I want to be 200% sure! I bought a new PC from Amazon, built it myself, all fine n' dandy. During choosing my components i thought a lot about 16 vs 32 of ram, and I decided to go with 2X8...
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    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!
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    Question How do i clean an X570 motherboard fan?

    What are the recomendations for doing this? Also, is 58° C normal for this motherboard with a Ryzen 5 360? can the fan be replaced in case it stops working?
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    Question B450 Aorus Pro Wifi wont start after uldate

    So after updating the bios from f40 to f50 of a b450 Aorus Pro Wifi paired woth Ryzen 5 3600, it wont start. I wonder what cpu to buy to flash the bios and update it again. I read that 200ge will help but I saw in the cpu list of the B450 Aorus, 200ge requires F30 Bios version. Im not sure whats...
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    Question New Ryzen 5 3600, freezing, hitching, slight banding.

    Hello, all Recently put together a new Tomahawk X450 with a Ryzen 5 3600 Chip, and having serious micro-stuttering and freezing of the mouse. (It's SO bad) When using chrome, it'll freeze, sometimes even black out on the monitor and then resume, but the mouse continues freezing constantly...
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    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...
  15. Vana Ivan Pandovski

    [SOLVED] Who Is better cooling from these two?

    Hi, at the moment I have AIO and I use Liquid Cooler - Maelstrom 120T Gamer Storm on Ryzen 5 3600 overclocked @ 4.2GHz, while I am gaming I have temps from 60-70c in between. On stress tests as Prime95 or AIDA64, I have very big temps as 80c+ even spikes to 86c and I believe that this cooling is...
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    [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] New rig sudden rebooting problem

    HI! Week ago Iv build new PC. Ryzen 3600 Arctic Freezer 34 esport DUO MSI Mortar Max Crucial Balisix Sport LT 2x8Gb 3200 Saphire Pulse RX 5700 Seasonic Focus Gold 550W First time everything was alright, Im playing little bit with ram, pushing into 3600mhz 16-16-18. Playing with GPU tweaking...
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    [SOLVED] Which mainboard is best for r5 3600

    I am willing to build a rig with 2x4 gb Kingston hyper x fury, a 1060 , r5 3600 and a Corsair rm650w. I haven't yet decided which motherboard I'd put in that build. I'm kind of on a budget so I was thinking of something below 120$ would do wonders. Also, except for the 1060(as i already...
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    Question why does my GPU usage look like this?

    I recently bought a new Ryzen 5 3600 and a 5700 xt and i was wondering why in some games e.g. rust, the division 2 my GPU usage would peak then dip very low in a pattern and in the division in a hard to run scene my GPU usage would not even go into the eighties while not reaching even 75 fps and...
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    Question Am5 cpu investment

    Hey everyone, so the issue is that im not 100% sure that am5 is coming next year with ddr5. So my question is should i just make a build with a 9600k and ddr4 ram now and upgrade to a ryzen 9 4th gen and XX80TI next year (Big boost in income next year). So should i buy ddr4 and a 3600 now and...