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  1. D

    [SOLVED] 3700x - aftermarket cooler

    So in near future I am going to replace my current PC with completely new build. And one of the last questions I have about it is the CPU cooler. I am going to run 3700x and I have heard good things about the stock Wraith Prism cooler as it does the job. Now I am not really into overclocking...
  2. R

    [SOLVED] Upgrade: GPU or CPU? (RX 5700 XT or Ryzen 7 3700X)

    I'm currently running on an i5 6600K GTX 970 setup (16gbs of RAM of course). I can only upgrade one component at a time (due to budget constraints): either the CPU/MOBO combo or GPU. I'm currently eyeing out the Ryzen 7 3700X (paired with a decent B450) or Gigabyte RX 5700XT Gaming OC. Which...
  3. T

    [SOLVED] Referred with high praise...

    Hello all- It’s been an interesting couple of days. A very good friend of mine has an esteemed computer building business among other things, and helped build me a new business workhorse/gaming powerhouse. I am experiencing, however, some frustrating issues. I have, to no avail, exhausted...
  4. Cameron Sadowski

    Question System won’t boot following CPU change.

    Hi guys. Here’s my build: Gigabyte GA-Ab35 Ryzen 7 3700X (recently upgraded to from 1700X) MSI GTX 1080 Ti DUKE Corsair Vengeance Pro RGB 32 GB RAM 3200mhz I updated the bios so it would allow 3rd Gen Ryzen support, and after I first installed the chip, everything worked fine. Played a game...
  5. D

    [SOLVED] 3000MHZ RAM DDR4, Is it worth to Overclock on an Asrock B450M Gaming?

    Hi, I have a 3700x AMD CPU, GPU is a 2070 Super with a WD Blue NVME.2 Hard drive. My motherboard is an Asrock b450M gaming. I have a 600W 80 Gold power Supply. My Ram is 16 GB of DDR4 by Ballistx @ 3000mhz @1.35 Volts I am new to all of this. So, I go into my Bios to check if I am...
  6. G

    [SOLVED] What build would you choose (RTX 2080 / Ryzen 3700X vs RTX 2070 / 9700K)

    I'm building a gaming PC for one of my friends his budget is $1500. Originally I was going to go the RTX 2080 and Ryzen 3700X route. However, he does a lot of video editing and streaming and brought up to me that he would prefer having a i7. My question is what would be a better experience a...
  7. ikethehero

    [SOLVED] 3700x at stock

    I'm trying to just run my cpu at 3.6 stock but it keeps jumping. I've disabled PBO in bios but nothing seems to have changed. I'm using an ASUS x570-pro board and have windows set to balanced performance mode.
  8. SuperMandrill

    [SOLVED] 3700x, BF450F, High EDC under load

    Hi, I recently built a pc with 3700x CPU (with wraith stock cooler), BF450F board, RTX 2060 GPU, 16go RAM. Everything runs smoothly. Temps go from 35 to 45 with low EDC idle and 55 to low 70 but high EDC (90% and above, sometimes 100%) under load. I haven't overclocked anything. Using Ryzen...
  9. B

    [SOLVED] Red CPU LED, GPU/PSU fans don't turn off after shutdown. PC works fine.

    Hi Few days ago my PC shut down instantly in game menu (MW), but it was able to turn on normally, no bios resets, no burnt smell etc. I did a stress test with Furmark (cpu+gpu) for 1 hour, temps were fine (max 71°C on CPU avg 68, GPU 67°C) and nothing happened. Yesterday, when tried to wake...
  10. D

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 7 3700x - new build - Voltages

    Good day everyone! Here is a snapshot of the sensor stats in idle and during gaming from my newly build Ryzen 7 3700x HWiNFO64 HWiNFO64 Gaming Please let me know if the current readings are normal or any changes to be done with setup. Open to suggestions on any further changes to be done on...
  11. BobTheBudgetBuilder

    [SOLVED] Processor, GPU, Mobo - Which one to choose?

    Guys I am seriously frustrated and seems like I need your help to make a decision. Please see the below things and suggest me a worth budget. The cheapest ones you see is my comfortable budget. But if it is really worth it, I can move some money around. It will be harder so that's why I need...
  12. PrinceSjtP

    [SOLVED] Should i upgrade from 2133hz?

    I've currently got 16gb of Kingston Hyper X 2133hz RAM installed alongside a 3700x. Would I notice a big enough performance increase if I upgraded to higher speeds such as 3200hz?
  13. rsantos19

    Question Ryzen 7 3700x bios

    I am thinking about ordering a 3700x with an Msi b450m mortar max motherboard. I was wondering if anybody could tell me whether or not the cpu works out of the box or if I would need to update the bios.
  14. K

    [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...
  15. C

    [SOLVED] 3700x VS 3800x

    I am currently looking to upgrade/ sidegrade. My 7820x is dying on me. So I'm stuck between the 3700x and the 3800x. Money is not an issue between the two. (I know its about a $50 between the two but I don't care) I am just looking for the most performance out of the box with PBO. I would assume...
  16. H

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 7 3700x High temps - Please help

    Hello, today I installed a new cpu Ryzen 7 3700x and I´am scared of temperatures. In games I have about max 76°c, idle temps about 40°c are these normal temps for this cpu? I have no overclock, and my cooler is HERE. My case is big tower in front It got 3x140mm fans, on top 2x 140 mm fans and...
  17. Codyh1414

    Question Ryzen 3700x games crashing

    Ryzen 3700x (no precision boost overdrive) Gigabyte Motherboard G Skill 3600 mhz CL 16 ram XMP enabled profile 1 on the gigabyte board latest chipset drivers (from amd) latest bios precision boost overdrive is off because temps would rise and not only that cause 10 c spikes. dont care if...
  18. 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...
  19. emdege

    [SOLVED] 2400->3200 Mhz for 3700X

    I purchased an AMD Ryzen 7 3700X CPU with a ASUS TUF B450M-PLUS GAMING MB and 16 GB of 3200 MHz Hyper X Fury RAM. I've just found out that although the MB supports 3200 MHz RAM, only OC, so the RAM shows up as the non-OC maximum of 2400 MHz...
  20. Brayden_viana

    [SOLVED] Looking for a good cpu cooler: 3700x

    i have been looking for a good CPU cooler that can help me get my temps around 60c i'm currently running the stock cooler and its just not cutting it anyone have any suggestions
  21. 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...
  22. BlackburnUTG

    Question slow performance with Ryzen 3700x

    Chieftec 700W [GPS-700A8] gigabite geforce rtx2070Super amd ryzen7 3700x 2x8 Kingston HyperX FURY Black [HX434C16FB3/8] ASRock Fatal1ty B450 Gaming K4 500 ГБ SSD M.2 Samsung 970 EVO Plus 3 TB WD Blue [WD30EZRZ] win10x64 - I have fps issues. I have 60-80 fps on 1080p in R6 Siedge benchmark (on...
  23. Azhureuz

    [SOLVED] Weird Idle temps with Kraken x62 on 3700x

    So I have Ryzen 7 3700x on stock clocks and it is cooled by Kraken x62. My idle temps repeatedly circulate from 44 to 54 degrees. But when I do CPU load test, all cores run 100% and after like 10min. of testing those temps not going over 63 degrees:D. Isnt it weird that idle temps are close to...
  24. TheeAngel

    Question i7-10700K vs. 3700x

    If you had to choose one, which one would it be and why? i7-10700k https://www.techpowerup.com/cpudb/2215/core-i7-10700k 3700x http://www.cpu-world.com/CPUs/Zen/AMD-Ryzen%207%203700X.html
  25. TheeAngel

    [SOLVED] New build options

    Hello, I am currently thinking about completely overhauling my system, but wanted to get the input of other's before I do so. To start, I have built many gaming rigs myself and know the market very well, but having the input of others I believe is valuable in itself. I am wanting to overhaul my...
  26. Question Ryzen Master OC Safe?

    So I just got a 3700x and it was overheating, so I downloaded Ryzen master to investigate. It was set to auto so I made a new profile that was 4.2Ghz with the default voltage, 1.099v. It just worked and I checked the temps and they were under 65C with the Corsair Hydro H100i Pro, where before on...
  27. K

    Question CPU vs GPU where is money better spent for gaming

    So I'm looking at an AMD Ryzen 3700X CPU and a GTX 1660TI GPU. I'm a casual gamer who likes good graphics but also do a bit of hobbyist web development. My question is, is my CPU too strong and should I wind this back to a 2700X for example and get a better GPU. What is my balance right...
  28. M

    Question Need Mobo recommendations for 3700X

    I am in the process of building a new setup. I currently have Aorus X570 Master. Someone told me that if I don't plan on overclocking then its pointless and I should get something else. does anyone have any recommendation. I was going to go with the ROG crosshair VIII wifi. But I was told that...
  29. L

    [SOLVED] BIOS Update?

    Hi! So I bought a R7 3700X this summer along with the b450 pro carbon. Flashing the bios went well, but i have only been able to reach ~4275 mhz at maxiumum. Now, MSI has released new BIOS versions since I flashed it and I'm wondering if I should update it again? Everything works 100% fine...
  30. DUAL33s

    How To Tips & Observations for Overclocking Samsung B-Die on the ROG STRIX X570-E (w/ Ryzen DRAM Calculator)

    (((BACKGROUND))) So, I recently swapped out my old set of Flare X (3200 cl14) b-die sticks for some brand new TridentZ Neo (3600 Cl16)(model F4-3600C16D-16GTZN) sticks and I'm having MUCH better overclocking results with this new set. I'm currently running a Ryzen 3700X, on the Asus ROG STRIX...
  31. Grunberg

    Question Best low-profile cooler for Ryzen 3700x/3800x?

    I'm considering an upgrade to a Ryzen 7 series CPU, preferably the 3700x/3800x (Matisse). But my Carbide Air 240 MicroATX case only allows a cooler height clearance of 120mm. (My current Cryorig m9i cooler won't be an option for the new Ryzen CPU.) I don't want to buy a bigger case, as I'm happy...
  32. georgens

    [SOLVED] Amd Ryzen 3700x fan cooling and rgb

    I have an amd ryzen 7 3700x and it works fine, however it's the cooler it came with, on the software I'm unable to turn off the fan led and if I try and make the colour black it just makes it pink, this is the case with any dark colours. Any help is appreciated as this is a brand new build.
  33. D

    Question Sticking to ASUS Tuf X570 Gaming-Plus Wifi QVL is a problem - any tips?

    I'm having an absolute nightmare trying to get 32gb of 3200mhz dual channel ram for my Ryzen 3700x and ASUS Tuf X570 Gaming-Plus Wifi that is also listed on the QVL. There are only 3 kits that fit the bill, but 2 of those are either not guaranteed for Ryzen 3rd gen or not available in my region...
  34. T

    Question Ryzen 3000 stuttering issues

    Recently I decided to do a upgrade to the ryzen 3700x. here are the specs: Ryzen 3700x H100i pro cooler Msi mpg X570 gaming edge WiFi mobo Corsair vengeance lpx 3000mhz ddr4 ram x 16gb Pny xlr8 rtx 2070 super Crucial ssd 250gb ( boot drive) 1tb seagate barracuda hdd Evga supernova g2 650w...
  35. ZeeWorden

    Question Ryzen 3700x PC doesn't power on for a few seconds.

    Newly upgraded system takes a few seconds before fans start spinning and the PC boots. Light on my AIO will come on instantly however. Ryzen 3700x & RX 5700 on an x470 (ASRock X470 itx/ac) Mobo. A light manual overclock has been applied but the slow startup was happening beforehand. Previously...
  36. K

    Question Constant BSODs during 5700 XT driver installation

    I purchased my AMD RX 5700 XT from the AMD store a few months ago, but just started to use it yesterday. I ran into issues with it and need your help. Yesterday I finished building my new ITX build using 3700x, ROG strix X570-I and the 5700 XT reference card in a Dan A4 -sfx v3. When installing...
  37. C

    Discussion No Onboard audio

    Onboard audio is not working on my system problem: Headphone/ speaker detected in realtek control panel but no sound ( even when testing it in playback devices) what i tried: reinstalling drivers reinstalling windows flashing previous bios using different speaker / headphone rebuilt the whole...
  38. B

    [SOLVED] Is PCI-E 4.0 a good enough reason to justify getting an X570 board?

    I am upgrading my PC to a 3700X and I want to overclock. Is the PCI-E 4.0 support by the X570 chipset enough reason to get an X570 or should I get an X370 or X470?
  39. R

    Question AMD Ryzen 3700X Temperatures Very High

    3700X Overclocked all cores to 4.2ghz, could go further but it just gets to hot, when PBO is enabled it gets even hotter than this, I am on the most recent bios and using good quality thermal paste (Noctua NT-H1). When these temps where tested the ambient temperature was roughly 25c. My...
  40. M

    Question How reliably does the 3700x hit 1900mhz on the FCLK?

    Hey guys just wanted to know how reliably does the 3700x hit 1900mhz on the FCLK? and if it doesn't, does the 3900x hit 1900mhz more reliably? thanks.