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  1. B

    [SOLVED] Choosing between motherboards

    Which Motherboard is better between the Asus Rog Strix B550-F and the MSI MPG B550 Gaming Edge I'm looking for a decent overclocking motherboard for the Ryzen 5 5600X, after a lot of searching I've gotten stuck between the Asus Rog Strix B550-F and the MSI MPG B550 Gaming Edge. The Cost...
  2. MaheshMP

    Question Caveats of using Ryzen 4750G with MSI B550 UNIFY

    Hello, MSI B550 UNIFY Board has total four M2 slots. 1st is directly coupled with CPU, 2nd and 3rd M2 slots actually share PCI-E 4.0 x 16 bandwidth. If I put SSD in any of these M2 slots, PCI-E slot brought down to x8 mode. This is fine as long as there is graphics card installed in PCI-E x 16...
  3. Fer1678

    [SOLVED] B550 Issue :(

    Okay, so, as I mentioned in my first post, I've been having some issues with my PC, it started freezing and disconnecting from my Ethernet conection randomly. I kinda fixed it by disabling XMP in my RAMs, but earlier today, like... About 30 minutes ago, that issue repeated, and when I rebooted...
  4. A

    [SOLVED] will this build work? Issue with Ryzen 5600x and B550 MB?

    Hey, So I'm about to build my first pc. My technical knowledge is not bad, but not that great either. I was putting together this build and wondering if it will work in this setup: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/9qnFqp (SSD not included cause Im using old SATA drives for now. Also, I know the...
  5. J

    [SOLVED] Best high-end Mobos

    Will any of the high-end motherboards models of the x570 or b550 last longer than the others at 4k gaming? I'm talking about even short amounts of time.
  6. D

    [SOLVED] ASUS TUF B550 GAMING PLUS (WI-FI) + Ryzen 5 pro 4650G compatible?

    Hello everyone, I would like to ask if the ASUS TUF GAMING B550-PLUS (WI-FI) supports the ryzen 5 pro 4650G. I've noticed that the non-wi-fi model and the B550M model both wo but can't find out if this model (TUF GAMING B550-PLUS (WI-FI)) does. Could anyone confirm wether this processor is...
  7. B

    [SOLVED] What mobo is better?

    What mobo is better: the mpg x570 gaming plus or the b550-a pro? For cpu i would take a R7 3700x.
  8. mrb96

    [SOLVED] Help to choose mainboard and ram

    Hi. My friend wants to buy a pc for work and asks me to help her. I chose AMD Ryzen 5600X and Radeon 6800XT (if she can find one of course). But I can't decide about mainboard and ram. She use this pc for rendering with Lumion, 3ds max and maybe Unreal engine in future, but most often works with...
  9. Realjoe2000

    Question New Motherboard --- EZ Debug light VGA for a while then boots fine ?

    Hi everyone, Rx 590 R5 2600 Win 10 (All drivers up to date) MSI MAG B550 gaming plus (BIOS up to date) For Christmas I got a new motherboard upgrade (going from a b450 gigabyte board that had some problems to a brand new MSI B550 gaming plus) I got some other upgrades like an m.2 and an AIO...
  10. Belugamer

    [SOLVED] Can I really make my ram running with 4000Mhz on Aorus B550 Elite?

    Hey! I was planning to build a PC with a combination of Ryzen 5600X with Aorus B550 Elite along with Klevv Bolt XR 4000Mhz The specification of the motherboard includes this Support for DDR4 4400(O.C.) / 4000(O.C.) / 3600(O.C.) / 3333(O.C.) /3200/2933/2667/2400/2133 MHz memory modules My...
  11. K

    [SOLVED] Bios help

    I downloaded the bios on a USB (msi B550M Pro-VDH WIFI) so I can do a flash, but I open the file on notebook will the cause any sort of mess up. I redownload, reformatted the usb, and renamed it to MSI.ROM but it still have the notebook logo on it.
  12. MaheshMP

    [SOLVED] why B550 mobos are limited to single CPU graphics PCI-Express 4.0 slot?

    Hello All, Discrete graphics card is mandatory for RYZEN 5 3600 CPU, majority of B550 boards are equipped with single PCI-E 4.0 with 16x speed (Directly connected to CPU) slot. Boards do have secondary PCI-E 4.0 slot but runs only on 4x speed (connected to chipset). MSI B550 UNIFY and UNIFY-X...
  13. Duus1337


    I ran into this problem with my newest build where everytime i turn it off all fans goes crazy, including psu fan. B550 Tomahawk Ryzen 5 5600x. 1660 Super. G-skill 16gb cl16 3600mhz. VIDEO: https://we.tl/t-l8ktBc5Way Somebody help me. I tried turning fast boot off, but this didnt help.
  14. Jhanjeek

    Question Can't see post on Gigabyte B550 Gaming X V2

    Hi all, I recently bought parts off vendors and local dealers for building a gaming rig. I have bought Gigabyte B550 Gaming X V2 motherboard with Ryzen 5 5600x. I tried breadboarding the pc but didn't get any post screen. I tried different ram slots, reseated the CPU, checked connections again...
  15. SaturnVII

    Question Why is my 3080 running so slow?

    I built a PC recently and I was super excited to test it out in some games, but it turns out the performance is complete garbage, and i'm not sure why. Specs: MOBO: ASUS ROG STRIX B550-F GAMING CPU: RYZEN 5 5600X GPU: EVGA 3080 FTW3 ULTRA RAM: G.SKILL 2X8 GB 3600MHZ CL16 PSU: CORSAIR RM750...
  16. N

    Question Dead SATA port, any fixes?

    So, I got a new CPU cooler, which required me to disassemble my entire system (considering it was hard to install it while everything was in the case) and once I assembled everything back I saw one of my hard drives not being detected and my PC wouldn't even turn on (past the MOBO loading...
  17. W

    [SOLVED] SanDisk x400 M.2 Compatibility

    Alright, so quite simply I'm just not able to get my SanDisk x400 M.2 to show in my bios. I just upgraded to an Asus b550. I've never used the drive before, because after I got it years ago, I realized that it was a says drive, not PCIE, and thought that I would be better to just keep it for...
  18. A

    [SOLVED] Motherboard for Ryzen 5 5600x

    I am going to build Ryzen 5 5600X build but im not sure which motherboard to buy. I just do not want the cheapest, i want something mid range i guess. i just want to be sure that CPU will work fine and wont have problems with clocks. If i googled then people suggested GIGABYTE B550M AORUS PRO...
  19. B

    Question Corsair Vengeance LPX with Ryzen 5600X - System Hanging

    I've just built a new PC based on 5600X MSI B550 Tomahawk 1060 6GB SC (From old system) 2x 8GB Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB - CMK16GX4M2B32 The system runs rock solid at the stock speeds of 2133, but when I set to 3200 in the bios using XMP, I get a couple of hours or so, then the system hangs...
  20. K

    [SOLVED] Question about B550 ASUS ROG STRIX F-Gaming's VRM.

    I have a doubt about this motherboard's VRM. I've read in several reviews that the VRM is designed with a 4+2 layout or whatever that means, I know only basic stuff regarding motherboard VRMs. My main concern is a comment I read in one of those reviews, and I proceed to quote it right now: Is...
  21. sebastiandoe5

    [SOLVED] CPU Debug LED on, case and CPU fans spinning but no POST ?

    Hello, I have just finished upgrading my PC, but it won't POST. The case and CPU fans (stock cooler) are spinning, power input lights are showing on my GPU but the GPU fans aren't spinning. The EZ Debug LED is red on the motherboard. The only new things in my setup are the case (H510) and the...
  22. StrawberryUnicorn

    [SOLVED] What would happen if there's a sudden power outage while updating the BIOS using the USB Bios Flashback feature?

    So my motherboard (Asus ROG Strix B550-F) needs the latest BIOS update so that the 5600x is compatible. If I were to update the BIOS using the traditional way and a sudden power outage came out of nowhere, the motherboard will be bricked. However, if I were to update the BIOS using the Bios...
  23. RedRafa

    Question Dead PCI-E socket on a Motherboard ?

    System specs: MOBO: Gigabyte Aorus B550M Pro (Rev.1.0) CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 5800X GPU: AMD R9 380 (Waiting for a RX 6800 XT) RAM: G.Skill RipJaws 2x16Gb (32GB) DDR4 - 3200Mhz PSU: Nox Hummer X750W 80 PLUS Gold Full Modular CPU COOLER: CM Masterliquid ML240L V2 Context: Never posted, all brand new...
  24. A

    [SOLVED] USB Ports, display, and power switch not working at all

    Just started building my pc. Both the ports connected directly to the motherboard and the front panel ports are not registering anything that I connect them to. The keyboard for sure works, I tried it on a different computer. When hooked up to my monitor, it does not give a display when...
  25. J

    Question 3080 B450

    I have recently purchased a 3080 and installed it in my rig. I am very impressed with the performance, however, I am curious to know if it is worth upgrading my MSI b450 gaming plus max to a b550 for performance
  26. T

    [SOLVED] Ping high in games after new PC.

    Hello I recently built a new PC and I have been facing high ping in certain games since new PC was up and running. Used to get 5 ping on my local server in CSGO and Dota2, now each server has ~+30 ping, and some servers are now unplayable as my ping is now ~100 from usual 60-65. On my old system...
  27. dovedescent7

    [SOLVED] Can you solve the Thunderbolt AIC compatibility mystery?

    Just switched from Intel to AMD after 20+ years. I just purchased the Ryzen 3700x + Gigabyte B550 Aorus Pro I want to add the LEAST EXPENSIVE Thunderbolt 3 AIC add in card since my mobo has a thunderbolt 3 header on the board. Considering GB Alpine Ridge THIS CARD My questions are general...
  28. B

    [SOLVED] Computer freezes while trying to boot to Usb with Windows Installer

    I just built a new pc everything works fine it gets into bios and I created a windows usb stick to boot from however i set the boot priority to the USB stick first and then my hdd second, and even unplugged my hdd after saving changes. However it shows a Msi mag dragon for a second then freezes...
  29. StinkyEarTV

    [SOLVED] B550i Aorus pro ax argb

    Hello, I am going to get a Gigabyte aorus B550i pro ax and was wondering if it had any argb/rgb headers to power the lights on some of my fans as well as my aio lights. The liquid cooler is the MSI mag core liquid 240R- AIO RGB. And the fans I will be using Are EZDIY-FAB moonlight 120mm rgb case...
  30. B

    [SOLVED] Does MSI MPG B550 Gaming Plus Support Zen 3 Out of the Box?

    Looking to get the MSI MPG B550 GAMING PLUS tonight since my Ryzen 7 5800X should be coming soon. Will this board support it out of the box, or will I have to flash the bios? Also what would the bios flashing process be like if I don’t have a older cpu to flash it with? (I’ve heard that’s how it...
  31. nitorinitori

    [SOLVED] Unable to update the BIOS on Asus B550 TUF Plus ?

    I'm trying to update my BIOS using EzUpdate, but it keep showing "the model of the bios image doesn't match the BIOS ROM currently present" The BIOS I'm currently on is version 1212 (November 5, 2020) and is going I'm trying to update to 1216 (November 25, 2020) I know that I can flash the BIOS...
  32. Schantzei

    Question 10700KF + 2070S or 10400F + 3070

    Hello everyone, I want to build a PC that I can play games on 1440p and will not cost me extra for many years. I don't understand much about these things; however, after a long research, I made a list as follows: CPU: i7 10700KF / i5 10600KF / i5 10400F / R5 5600X GPU: Palit RTX 2070 Super /...
  33. P

    [SOLVED] [AMD BUILD]Highly Confused Regarding My Build Please Help !

    i want to build new pc this december or coming march 2021 pc specs are mostly going to be- Processor :- Ryzen 5 5600(non-X version) Ram:- Gskill Ripjaws V 3200 (8X2) (16-18-18-34) Mobo :- here i am confused PSU :- Gigabyte bronze certified 550 watt GPU :- rtx 3060 ti or rtx 3060 now...
  34. A

    [SOLVED] System Upgrade - Need advice on motherboard etc.

    I've been gaming for quite a while, but I have never built a system from scratch by myself. Now that my job includes video editing, I feel like it's a good time to build a new machine. These are the components that I have picked out so far: CPU: Ryzen 5 5600X GPU: RTX 2070S PSU: RM750x Case...
  35. W

    Question new pc stop working after 2 days

    just got my new pc working after 1 day of tweaking new bios for b550 for ryzen 5 5600x specs: Cpu : ryzen 5 5600x stock motherboard : asrock b550m steel legend ram : 2x8gb 3600mhz corsair rgb pro psu : corsair tx750m gpu : gigabyte g1 gaming gtx 1080 i have just changed my whole system except...
  36. Z

    Question Network card issue on MSI B550 Gaming Plus ?

    So I just upgraded and replaced my old mobo with an MSI B550 Gaming plus mobo. It worked fine, I played two matches of cod then my pc crashed and shut off. I booted it back up and suddenly I cant connect to the internet. The realtek pcie network family controller is completely missing and trying...
  37. Giras

    [SOLVED] best budget b550 mobo froml ist

    b550 tomahawk b550 aorus pro B550 aorus elite ASUS ROG Strix B550-F Gaming
  38. Lord_Tiger_Fu

    Question Mobo recommendations for R9 3900X or please help me with my problem my B450 Tomahawk motherboard

    Hello everyone, I recently upgraded to a Ryzen 9 3900X in my B450 Tomahawk motherboard and I've been having so much problems ever since, I've even tried four different ram kits at the different XMP speeds and I still get the same issue. It's as if the CPU is being throttled somehow even though...
  39. InTakeYT1


    Ok So I was planning on buying a Ryzen 5600x and a Asus Rog Strix B550-F when the chip was released but I was wondering if the b550 will need a bios flash and if so how will I as I don't have an older ryzen chip to get into bios (Do you need a supported CPU to get into bios???) and I was reading...
  40. InTakeYT1

    [SOLVED] B550 Chipset good enough for the R5 5600X?

    Was going to get a 5600X at release but was wondering if the b550 would be good enough as personally I'd rather get a decent B550 than a cheap X570 Thanks In Advance