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    [SOLVED] 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...
  2. J

    [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...
  3. 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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    [SOLVED] 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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    [SOLVED] 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...
  8. N

    [SOLVED] 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. J

    [SOLVED] 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...
  14. N

    [SOLVED] 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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    [SOLVED] 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...
  17. dylanhoo

    [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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    [SOLVED] 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...
  21. 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!
  22. N

    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?
  23. J

    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...
  26. 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...
  28. Exemplis

    [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...
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    Question F4-3600C16Q-32GTZNC - Trident Z Neo Quad Channel Compatibility with X570

    So I just ordered my new AMD based X570 PC. I am concerned that I may have made a mistake with my RAM kit selection and considering ordering an alternative. Specifically this RAM kit...
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    [SOLVED] Is 9600k overclock worth it?

    According to userbenchmarks, the 9600k overclocked close to matches the performance of the 9900k which is apparently the most powerful CPU today? How much does this card live up to these boasts? Or am I just better off getting a Ryzen 5 for a similar price? I'm a streamer so the "computer...
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    Question Should I upgrade PSU

    If I wanted to overclock a 9600k with maybe a 1660 ti. Should I consider getting another PSU? Currently I am using an 750w (80 Plus Bronze) EVGA Supernova nex750b. Also, should I still upgrade if I consider on getting a Ryzen 5 or 7 instead and not overclock? (Note: I am actually using an FX...
  35. MachoFantastico

    Question Quiet audio - B450 Tomahawk Motherboard.

    Hi everyone, So this as been driving me mad. Recently build a new setup with a Tomahawk B450 motherboard and a Ryzen 5 3600, despite some of the usual issues everything as been great. Trouble is the audio out of my headphones is so low it can be hard to even hear anything. I have tried a...
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    [SOLVED] Ryzen 3600 voltage issue

    Hello, as the tittle says I have a core which stays at 1,444V and its a 70C, I have AMD Ryzen Master but I dont see any option to low the core voltage of a single core... please look at the photo if someone can tell me if is wrong or how to fix it. This is the image of the core on HWINFO and...
  37. Ntragas

    [SOLVED] 2600 or 3600?

    I am about to upgrade my old 2500k Intel i5 as it has started to slow down my gaming system and it has some lag spykes here and there. I currently use an ATI rx 580 which I will replace with a Nvidia 2060 in the next month too play games in max settings in a 1080p monitor . So my question here...
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    Question X570 Memory 3600 for under $140 found 2. What would you get?

    I must return my Corsair 3200 memory that I have due to errors. It happens and one bad module won't put me off to a company. If I am replacing it anyway I thought why not bump the speed a little as I have been seeing reports that AMD is more influenced by frequency over timings and for a little...
  39. D

    Question x570 + Ryzen 5 3600 can't make it to BIOS

    Hi All, I Recently upgraded and can't even get to the BIOS screen. This will be my 5th build and I'm at a bit of a loss what else to try. Components: MOBO: MSI x570 A-PRO CPU: Ryzen 5 3600 RAM: Corsair vengeance 3200 LPX GFX: 2080 RTX / Vega 56 The EZ BIOS LED's go in the following pattern...
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    [SOLVED] New Gaming pc build

    Hi guys. Was hoping someone could help me put together a decent gaming pc. I'm looking at the Ryzen 3600 but stuck on the GPU. I will more than likely be buying from a website www.wootware.co.za My budget will be R22k excluding monitors and peripherals. I also already have 2tb hard drive for...