Forum discussion tagged with b550.
  1. nag shankar

    Question Best mid range Mobo for Ryzen 5600x?

    Looking for best mid range ATX/mATX Mobo for 5600x(preferably B550 chipset, don't have budget for 570s), my considerations are good VRMs, ease of overclocking, easy BIOS setup, must have features like - front USB C support, at least one M.2 Gen 4 PCIe slot for fast memory etc.,
  2. ayoowavy

    [SOLVED] Should I stick to amd or go with intel for my upgrade?

    I am planning to upgrade both my cpu and mobo together. I currently have a 3200g apu and an rx 5600xt inside a gigabyte b450m dsh3. I am choosing between upgrading to a 5600/5600x paired with a b550 motherboard or change platforms and go with the 12400f/12400 and b660. My third option is to...
  3. ketrab

    Question Recommended b550m mATX for 5900x?

    Hi, Moving from Asrock b450m (aiming for gen4 build) and upgrading to 5900x. (from 3600) Was wondering if you guys have any recommendation on the mATX mobo? Not interested in any fancy RGBs and won't be overclocking. I was originally interested in GIGABYTE B550M DS3H AC but noticed its 8...

    Question motherboard help

    I have a asrock b550am gaming motherboard ryzen 5 4500(brand new) 2x8 team group rgb ram 3200mhz(brand new) i also tried Xpg d41 2x8 3000mhz(tested already) Zotac rtx 2080(tested already) All the case fans start to spin, also cpu cooler and gpu. And ram rgb turns on But there are 2 debug...
  5. andrewasted

    Question can my motherboard handle it

    i got a MSI B550 Gen 3 and i bought a Ryzen 5 5500 because i thought it was a good pair with it but i will probably do some upgrades in cpu in the future (i have a RX 5700 XT ready for this system) but i dont know how far i can push this motherboard. will it be able to feed a Ryzen 7 5700X or a...
  6. M

    Question Which one of these 4 MoBos are better for my specific demands?

    Hey, peeps! After a lot of research on MoBos and their specs I've filtered most of them out and left with only 4 of them that seem appealing to me, and they are: Gigabyte B550M Aorus Pro AX Gigabyte B550l Aorus Pro AX AsRock B550M Steel Legend MSI Pro B550M-VC WiFi Now, here is the thing...
  7. abarbosa69

    Question RTX 3060 TI NO SIGNAL ON B550 GAMING EDGE

    Hello, My PC configuration is as follows: B550 GAMING EDGE WIFI motherboard and AMD RYZEN 7 3700x. Before I had an AMD radeon r9 200 series graphics card everything has been working fine for 1 year. I wanted to change the graphics card with RTX 3060 TI But this one does not work, I have no...
  8. J

    Question Bricked Bios MSI MAG B550M Bazooka Flash with CH341A

    After a faulty bios update, the CPU Debug LED lights up permanently. I tried to flash the bios with a USB, but the red LED flashes for hours, nothing happens. Now I wanted to flash the bios with a CH341A. However, I do not know if this is the bios chip (MX25v2033). In the programs for the...
  9. D

    Question Picking a B550 motherboad

    Hello, I'm building a new pc and it has come the time to choose the right motherboard. I went with B550 but I can't figure out which one is the best of them. There is gigabyte, asus, msi and different models and so on. Any help would be appreciated :)
  10. sting_ray

    [SOLVED] Debug lights turn on for a few seconds before PC boots (MSI MAG B550M PRO-VDH mATX & Ryzen 5 3600)

    Recently I bought this motherboard and used a Ryzen 5 3600 CPU that I didn't know was faulty. The motherboard displayed an EZ debug light for the CPU, so it was obvious that the CPU had to be replaced. I then purchased a new Ryzen 5 3600, and after flash updating the bios, the pc booted up...
  11. myhind0

    [SOLVED] Which board should I get boys?

    Stuck between MSI MPG B550 GAMING PLUS / ASROCK B550 Steel Legend the CPU will be R5 5600, Thanks! PS: don't ask me to get any other board, these two are the only ones available in my country at the moment.
  12. Twin-Frozr-1212mV

    Question Asrock B550 Steel Legend: Rear type-c port not working properly

    Hello there, i am wondering why the rear usb c port of my asrock b550 steel legend fails to recognise the majority of my devices (Android phones, audio interfaces, usbc to 3.5mm audio) My Apple devices seem to charge, but i get no data connection. I checked different type-c to type-c cables but...
  13. M

    Question Inconsitent CPU temp variations day-to-day

    Hi! Having a really strange issue with my CPU temperature, it's a little hard to explain so bare with me! Essentially I have it undervolted quite heavily, and initally the temperatures were great, however I booted it up one day, and my temps were 15C higher, so naturally I assumed my AIO was...
  14. ltsNotMike

    Question PC doesn't POST after switching to dedicated gpu

    Hello everyone. Before describing my issue let me introduce you to the components: CPU: Ryzen 5 5600G Motherboard: ASUS TUF GAMING B550-PLUS RAM: Corsair 16GB (2x8GB) 3200MHz CL16 Vengeance RGB PRO SL PSU: Thermaltake Toughpower GF 750W 80 Plus Gold Boot drive: WD 1TB M.2 PCIe NVMe Blue SN570...
  15. N

    [SOLVED] CPU and Motherboard for a new build?

    Hi, My system is aging pretty much and a friend has an Ryzen 5 5600x and MSI B550 M/B, along with 32gb RAMand 550W PSU. Thinking of getting the same stuff as dont have a big budget, can anyone recomend something more newer around the same budget?? Have seen the 5600x perform excellent as ill...
  16. G

    Question Trouble with B550 Motherboard + SAS RAID

    Hi, I'm trying to set up a PCIe RAID Controller into a new GIGABYTE B550 Aorus Elite V2 motherboard that I recently bought, and I'm having the following issue: What's expected? - The BIOS of the PCIe RAID Controller itself must show up first before POST. What happens in my case? - It shows...
  17. B

    Question RAM and CPU stress test, as well video games, lowest settings, cause whole systems stutters, on completely different computers

    This covers a lot: ram cpu no bueno - YouTube I upgraded motherboards in both me and my girlfriends computer. The same motherboards from the same store. Both have the same problem of complete system lag when cpu and ram are tested together at the same time. I have tried 3 different sets of...
  18. vollachr

    Question M.2 & SATA Limitations on GIGABYTE Aorus B550 Elite V2?

    Hi, I have a GIGABYTE Aorus B550 Elite V2 motherboard, currently running 1 M.2 NVME & 4 SATA drives, planning due to two failing mechanical HDDs to replace them with 1 SATA SSD & 1 m.2 NVME SSD, thing is, I can't figure out if my board allows to use all M.2 & SATA ports at the same time, I know...
  19. Doc Computeur

    Question Yellow led on Asus Tuf B550 Gaming Plus with Quad-channel RAM ?

    Hi I just changed my old Asus B450 tuf gaming with an Asus B550 tuf gaming. The problem is The motherboard shows a Yellow led light when all 4 RAM slots are populated. The RAM sticks were bought in 2 same packs but at 2 différent times. ram : F4-3200C16D-16GVKB. (2x8Go G-Skill) (in the...
  20. J

    Question Imputing RAM timings causes black screen

    Imputing the RAM timings for my model causes a black screen when booting. I've tried using A-XMP profiles but it has the same issue. I'm using patriot viper steel ddr4 32gb (PVS432G320C6K) which has a timing of 16-18-18-36, however at the moment it's running at 16-20-20-40. I've been able to...
  21. C

    Question NVMe SSD keeps disappearing from Windows ?

    Specs: Msi mpg b550 gaming edge wifi Amd ryzen 3600 Msi Gaming 3060 Ti Sabrent rocket 4 1tb (old, OS drive) Sabrent rocket 1tb (new) Windows 11 I will try to start from the top with this issue. My S/O wanted more storage for her PC, so I recommended that she buy the aforementioned Sabrent...
  22. PenTestAD

    [SOLVED] Rtx 3090 ti Ryzen 7

    Hello everyone, I was wandering if rtx 3090 Ti works well with Ryzen 7 5800x ? My rtx 3080 got broken and I'm planning on getting rtx 3090Ti. Should I upgrade the cpu as well? I am can not decide if rtx 3090 will be sufficient or should I go for 3090ti. Will be using it on 49 inch G9 samsung...
  23. ianhuysman

    [SOLVED] Motherboard fails to post with 1 long, 3 short beeps

    Hi all! Two days ago I built a system for a friend (all new parts, see specs below) and today it started acting up, there was a weird line on the display and eventually it just black screened entirely. I had my fingers crossed it was just a display/cable issue but after spending hours after...
  24. M

    Question Help choosing a b550

    I will be getting a 5600 or 5600x and I need to choose a b550 board. Most important thing for me is better performance in cpu based games (dont know if a motherboard can have an affect on this) and audio. The highest I would go for is an Asus tuf b550 plus (170€) but there are some cheaper...
  25. Killer Sleeve

    Question Asus Rog Strix B550F Gaming --- the "BIOS Flashback" button doesn’t do anything when pressed ?

    I have an Asus Rog Strix B550F Gaming motherboard. I placed my Ryzen 7 5800x in and get the orange dram light. I tried the fat32 with the renames and bios flashback. However, when I press the button on the back, nothing happens. At all. I hold for 3-5 seconds no led. Nothing at all. Just the...
  26. E

    Question Trident Z Ram not being recognized

    Hello! I just upgraded my chipset from a ASrock B450 To a MSI B550 Tomahawk and upon getting on my computer, my ram isnt recognized in the trident software it just says dram, when i go to Asus Aura software its not recognized in there. Ive tried. Reseating my ram Chipset drivers, reinstalling...
  27. M

    [SOLVED] Upgrade Suggestions?

    Hello THW community! I am currently looking to upgrade my PC this month. Keep in mind that all of these prices are in Canadian Dollars (CAD) and I play on 1080p 144 hz monitor. I am currently running a ryzen 5 3600 with a 1660 and I mainly play games like WoW and CS GO (I am aware that these...
  28. TheReaper522

    Question When I try to turn off my PC, it doesn't turn off.

    Hello, When I hit the power button on Windows 10 or from the case button, the PC stops giving video and the peripherals turn off, but the fans and internal components are turned on. Components: CPU: Ryzen 5 5600x GPU: GTX 1050 Motherboard: Gygabyte B550 Aorus Pro AC Ram: 2x8GB TeamGroup M.2...
  29. W

    Build Advice PC chooses when it wants to turn on ?

    Hello, I recently upgraded my old pc to a new pc but after switching the parts around, turning the pc on becomes a gamble. At first I bought a 3070ti and a ryzen 5 5600x and replaced my old 1050ti and ryzen 5 2600, everything was running fine and all was working. Then I purchased a new case...
  30. solidusfox89

    Question chipset reset

    I have an issue where if certain games (Halo MCC) or apps are running it appears like the entire chipset just freaks out and resets causing all audio, usb, wireless and bluetooth devices to all simultaneously disconnect then simultaneously reconnect while the audio sounds distorted and weird...
  31. K

    Question Building new rig with B550 Gaming Plus

    So like the title says I am building a new desktop setup with a B550 Gaming Plus mobo, cpu is Ryzen 7 2700X. Anyway, the simple questions I have is what header on the motherboard should I plug my liquid AIO into? My cpu temps are all over the place, they will jump from 50c back down to 29c...
  32. L

    [SOLVED] White LED lit on Gigabyte 6600x XT Gaming OC ?

    I have a gigabyte GPU and it often has the white LED near the PCIE power plug for “power cable disconnected.” When this white LED is on, RGB Fusion 2.0 is unable to detect the card and I can’t change the colors on my GPU. If I turn my computer on and off via holding down the power button...
  33. mvmpc

    Question Unstable System

    I randomly get a black screen on my APU, system is unresponsive(num lock, caps lock don’t work), my monitor stays on, I don't get a no signal message, but it's a black screen. I have set some DOCP settings to make sure my RAM runs at 3600MHz. I have a 5700g, Asus B550M Plus WiFi motherboard and...
  34. Sam mainman

    [SOLVED] Asus Prime B550-Plus versus MSI B550m Pro VDH ?

    am currently seeking to upgrade my system , and am going with Ryzen CPU's and a B550 motherboard I was considering to get an Msi B550m Pro Vdh since its around my budget and it has decent VRM's enough for 5600X and the price of this board is within my budget at around 150$ locally but I recently...
  35. jimjamran

    [SOLVED] Bricked Motherboard - Any suggestions / troubleshooting tips?

    Hello I was recently sold a faulty motherboard - I managed to get my money back however the seller has gone quiet so I guess I can keep the faulty board? Anyway - I'd like to give fixing it a go, always keen to learn. Current setup for testing: HX1200 PSU *8-pin + 24-pin) B550 Aorus Elite Ax...
  36. P

    [SOLVED] Difference between B550-A and B550 chipset?

    What is the difference between B550-A and B550 chipset, in terms of performance and speed? Specifically I am looking into difference between MSI B550-A PRO vs MSI mag b550 tomahawk? Which one will work better/faster?
  37. TheYaMi

    Question TUG Gaming b550 plus WIFI DRAM Orange Led error

    After trying to overclock (as far as i remember i changed voltage on DRAM, but not sure since it was a month ago or so) I've got this error and nothing helps. Tried flashing bios from usb-drive,but it flashes green 3-4 times, than flashes stops and it stays in lit state afterwards(once i left it...
  38. aehco14

    Question Ram B2 slot problem

    Hi guys, I just recently upgraded my motherboard into a ROG B550-F. I reassembled my pc around it and it worked just fine for a week or so until it just doesn't boot up anymore. There is an orange debug light on DRAM and the PC only boots when the configuration is on single channel (A2B1). I...
  39. MichaTheFoxen

    Question latency mon ... kernel timer latency issue

    MB: Asrock steellegend b550 CPU: 5800x Gpu: Gigabyte gaming 8g 1070ti ram: crucial balistix 3200 cl 16 drives: corsair mp600, samsaung evo 850, and a wd hdd... so ihave some troubles while testing latency with latency mon ... https://ibb.co/0jjcjz0 the problem is my system doesnt run smove i...
  40. B

    [SOLVED] ASUS Tuf Gaming B550M-Plus intel bluetooth AWFUL... fix? Or workaround?

    My ASUS B550M has been a pain to configure but I've got it running pretty well after a few days. Ryzen 7-5800x working well, Radeon 5600 xt working well, everything else doing great EXCEPT the built in bluetooth adapter is god awful... like drops my games FPS to 5! Disabling it and putting in...