Forum discussion tagged with 3600x.
  1. J

    Question 3600x hitting >100 temps

    I recently built a machine using a 3600x with the stock Wraith Spire cooler. I ran some tests to make sure my temps are ok, but I'm getting over 100 degrees in less than 10 minutes in a Prime 95 Blend test. It sits around 82 degrees until about 7 minutes in and then the temperatures skyrocket. I...
  2. R

    Question Ryzen 3600x OC

    So ive started to OC my 3600X! Stock: 3.8GHz on 1.41V - Cinabench scores: Single Core 481, Multi Core 3180. - 75C Max OC: 4.275GHz on 1.325V - Cinabench scores: Single Core 477, Multi Core 3554. - 65C Max For pure heavy gaming (1440P ultra with RTX 2080 Super), some light video editing...
  3. Question 3600x proper frequency?

    So I have a 3600x , eveything runs fine and all drivers are up to date, using the 1usmus power plan. I realise all cores do not boost to the advertised 4400mhz however I get different reports bertween Ryzen Master and HWINFO. You will see from the sceenshots that Ryzen Master reports my peak...
  4. J

    Question Ryzen 5 3600X + B450M Compatability: Which Motherboard Is Best?

    Looking to buy a motherboard for my build (https://pcpartpicker.com/list/WdyLHB) but I am unsure as to which of the following would be best. I am buying a 3600X CPU and I am aware that there are BIOS updates potentially required, but I am not sure what the process of this will look like to make...
  5. 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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    [SOLVED] i5 9600k vs Ryzen 5 3600x

    Hello. What do you guys perform? I saw that ryze have problem with RAM speed. I watched some benchmarks and intel is always ahead for 5-10fps. In my country the price for each CPU is kinda the same and this is the reason why im asking. And which motherboard do you guys preffer for arround...
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    Question 1st AMD build with Asus ROG x570 ITX with m.2 is slow to boot on Windows Welcome Screen!

    Hi guys, I have a month old build. This would be my first AMD build. Weirdly has long boot at Windows welcome with my "username". Why does take so long to boot? Boots slower than my 5-year-old intel build! Anyone experiencing this? Anything I should do? I have reimaged just 2 days ago. Specs...
  8. Dudeman911

    [SOLVED] Moment of No Return - Advice on 3600X Build

    Hi Everyone, I would really appreciate a review and possible advice for a new build I'm working on: Processor -> AMD RYZEN 5 3600X 6-Core 3.8 GHz (4.4 GHz Max Boost) Socket AM4 95W 100-100000022BOX Desktop Processor CPU Cooler -> Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120mm PWM Fan...
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    [SOLVED] Can anyone boot Ryzen 3600X with MSI B450 Gaming Plus Max at 3200MHz RAM every time?

    Hi, y'all! I recently built myself this beast: CPU: Ryzen 5 3600X GPU: Gigabyte Aorus RX 5700 XT 8 GB MBD: MSI B450 Gaming Plus Max RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz PSU: Seasonic Focus Plus 650W Gold (SSR-650FX) At first, everything seemed alright, got Windows 10 installed...
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    Question ASUS TUF B450-PRO GAMING or ASUS ROG STRIX B450-F for 3600x?

    Have a Ryzen 3600x build that needs a new motherboard since I originally bought a Tomahawk Max which had boot issues (as well as it's replacement). Between these two ASUS boards which would be the better value given my situation? Additionally the Asus TUF would be a straight replacement, vs the...
  11. M

    Question is my second ram stick dead?

    Hi, I just built a new computer using the b450 tomahawk max and a 3600x (and managed OC'ing with 4.4ghz and 1.25v so I'm really proud of it) I decided to go with g.skill Ripjaws v 16gb cl16. Now when I'm using two sticks the system can't boot and the dram debug light on the motherboard is on...
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    [SOLVED] Which board should I choose?

    I just purchased a Ryzen 5 3600x. Currently looking at motherboards, want one that works right out of the box without flashing bios. Have it narrowed down to two. Either ASUS Prime X570-P or MSI B450 Tomahawk Max.
  13. J

    Question which should I get

    I was going to get a 3600X and was wondering if i should get a aio liquid cooler or stick with stock cooler and get better ram i currently have 2 sticks of 2400mhz and want to get 2 sticks of 3000mhz corsair ram which should i get
  14. E

    [SOLVED] Newly Upgraded CPU Restarts Under Gaming Load

    Hi, so here are my specs: MOBO: ASRock Pro4 x570 (latest BIOS + sata drivers) CPU: Ryzen 5 3600x RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX 3200 C16 (XMP/DOCP Enabled) GFX: Asus ROG STRIX 1080 8GB (latest drivers) PSU: Corsair CX750M SSD: Samsung 850 500GB I just upgraded everything but the SSD and GFX card (I...
  15. DUAL33s

    Question Concerns regarding my current power supply and the new components (CPU/GPU/Motherboard) I'm hoping to purchase...

    EDIT: I've now been running my system with my 650W power supply and it is more than enough to fully supprt my system. I also have no problem with overclocking both my CPU and my memory. I am posting this edit at the top of the post for anyone who might have the same concern, so they can easily...
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    [SOLVED] Ocz FataL1ty 550W is still enough?

    Hello there. I was using i5 6400 and gtx 1060 with this psu and it was good. Now i will buy a new system. I think the Ryzen 5 3600X and RX 5700XT. Is this old power supply be enough for me? Thanks for the answers.
  17. G

    [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...
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    [SOLVED] 3600x and RTX 2070 Super build

    Just after some opinions on this build. PC used only for gaming, not planning to do any manual overclocking at this stage. Apologies if some questions have been asked before, still in the process of researching. Budget around $1300-$1400 USD. PCPartPicker Part List Type|Item|Price...
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    [SOLVED] Blinking White LED's (Abnormal Power Supply) on New Gigabyte RTX 2070 Windforce OC 8GB with New CPU & Old PSU

    Hi Guys, I was wondering if you think I need to buy a new PSU based on some upgrades that I just made to my pc. Right now I'm seeing blinking white LED's on the graphics card when I boot up the PC. On the manufacturer website, this blinking white light indicates "abnormal power supply". The PC...