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  1. psychogol

    Question ASUS B550 PLUS TUF GAMING gpu connection

    hello, there are two connectors on the board: PCIEX16_1 and PCIEX16_2 and I'm not sure which should I use to connect gpu (gtx 2070). I'm not using M.2 SSD, SATA only. I`m using Ryzen 3600
  2. Palaza

    [SOLVED] difference between B550-A and B550-F?

    Couldn't find any differences besides the price and the color https://www.amazon.com/ASUS-B450-F-Gaming-DDR4-SDRAM-Motherboard/dp/B07F714FT7/ref=sr_1_2?dchild=1&keywords=b550+-f&qid=1603490478&sr=8-2...
  3. D

    [SOLVED] Best AM4 ATX Motherboard + Case - $250 total budget

    Title says it all. Looking for a good combo on mobo + case. 150-180$ on mobo (b550?) 50-100$ on case. Tell me what you think my best bet is!
  4. N

    [SOLVED] I think I bricked my b550 when I was doing a bios update

    So I was updating my b550 aorus pro ac because the oc on my ram wasn't working but after the update finished my screen turned black and I waited five minutes for a response but nothing happened/ no video output on my monitor whatsoever so I decided to restart my pc just for nothing to happen...
  5. K

    [SOLVED] Mobo usb 3.2 gen2. Case front ports 3.0

    Hi guys, ok so im about to start ordering for my new build but need to know what i can do to be able to use the 2 front usb ports. The case i want is the fractal design meshify C and the motherboard is MSI b550 A pro. Issue is the case front usb ports are 3.0 and the motherboard is usb 3.2. Can...
  6. E

    [SOLVED] Amd B550 chipset

    I want to buy Gigabyte B550M-S2H It's the cheapest motherboard with B550 chipset I was wondering. Will it be any change in performance between this motherboard and the most expensive B550's motherboard? I using only one GPU (PCI-E 3.0), so I dont need more than one PCI-E connector
  7. W

    [SOLVED] Can you adapt a USB3 front panel header to a type C?

    Hi all, I'm picking parts for my new build and there's a good deal on the motherboard I want (B550M Steel Legend). The case I have my eye on (Deepcool CL500) has a front panel type C which only the full ATX B550 version of the motherboard has a header for. I prefer pretty much everything else...
  8. saifraja

    [SOLVED] Help me find a B550 Motherboard with required ports.

    I am trying to build a R5 3600 PC , I do not wish to spend for the things i have no use for hence i need a motherboard with at least following requirements : Rear Panel : - 1 HDMI port 1 Display port 2 x USB 3 GEN 2 Type A 1 x USB 3 GEN 2 Type C 2.5 GHz Ethernet...
  9. Shawnfrost16691999

    [SOLVED] (Ryzen 3100 )+( b550 or x570)

    so the price for x570 and b550 wifi version is same ..... so should i go for x570 or b550 with ryzen 3100 . Also which ssd should i buy...or should i buy nvme ssd .
  10. ko3yn

    Question Issues with Gigabyte B550 AORUS Pro AC

    Hello everyone! I encountered a weird behaviour for my MB (AORUS B550 Pro AC) and hope you can help me out. After I finished build - everything works fine, no issues identified. However, when I power up my PC, I see that led indicators light up on MB. If I keep booting into Windows - the VGA one...
  11. nicholaslu

    [SOLVED] Can I add another pcie x8 nvme on top of SLI on my ASUS rog B550 SLI motherboard?

    I have this set up of motherboard with sli enabled configurations(https://www.asus.com/Motherboards/ROG-STRIX-B550-E-GAMING/), but I am thinking of adding this nvme 8tb pcie x8 to my set up which going to be put into my third pcie slot. I wonder if this is possible to do and is there any concern...
  12. B

    Build Advice Building after 11 years. Please review and advice

    Hello folks! I’m building a new PC for myself after 11 years. My current build being an ATX, I would really like to go for a smaller form factor. I have mentioned my current and two proposed builds, an mATX and an mITX. Please review the builds. Can I do better with the parts? The 8" tall mITX...
  13. S

    Question Questions about Thunderbolt 3 on the ASUS TUF GAMING B550-PLUS

    Hello, A friend of mine is looking to build a new gaming PC, and they have an LG Ultrafine 5K monitor for their Macbook. We were trying to find a way to make it work with a Windows PC, and it seems like using an Asus Thunderbolt card is the only way. They were looking to use a Ryzen 5 3600 in...
  14. Amedinno

    [SOLVED] New system, can get into Windows but can't access BIOS

    Hey, I upgraded from a 4690K Gigabyte Z97 to 3700X MSI B550 and I cant get into the BIOS even though everything works fine. Tried the Windows Advanced Boot force UEFI, spamming delete also doesn't work. No formatting has been done to my SSDs. I was wondering if I did something wrong or did I...
  15. patrikstrollface

    [SOLVED] PC doesn't start despite peripherals receiving power

    So I just upgraded my build once again , when I got done, I checked if I've connected all the necessaries, its not my first build so all the panels and cables are stuck in their correct pin/slot. When I plugged in the ac and flipped the switch, all fans flash for a millisecond and my peripherals...
  16. K

    Question I cleared CMOS by removing battery and replacing it, and now I can’t connect to the internet

    So I went into BIOS to turn the RGB to off, and enable XMP profiles, and when I saved the changes and tried to launch into windows, there was no output. So after a while I removed the battery and waited 10 min, and then replaced it. And it cleared CMOS like it’s supposed to do, but when I got...
  17. Osama2006

    [SOLVED] Do I buy B550 or B450?

    Hi, how are you guys? I am thinking to buy this PC: Case: COUGAR GEMINI M SILVER RGB CPU: Ryzen 5 3600 Motherboard: GIGABYTE B550M AORUS PRO GPU: Sapphire Pulse RX 5600 XT B Cpu Cooler: AMD stock RAM: OLOy WarHawk RGB 16GB (2 x 8GB) 288-Pin Intel/AMD Ready DDR4 3200 SSD: Crucial MX500 500GB...
  18. N

    Question Best B550 Motherboard?

    Hi, I am currently trying to build a new pc. I like the look of B550 mobos for future-proofing etc. I am currently looking at ASRock's B550 Extreme4, but have heard bad things about the bios. Does the bios let it down so much that it would be worth looking at other brands? I am a first time...
  19. B

    [SOLVED] Constantly Changing 3950x Temperatures when Idle

    I have a PC with Ryzen 3950x CPU, Asus TUF B550 Gaming motherboard and Noctua U14S CPU cooler in a Fractal Meshify C case. The OS is Ubuntu 20.04. When the CPU is idle, the CPU temps are constantly changing between 34C and 58C. This is very annoying as it causes the fan to constantly speed up...
  20. Gaurav Gaharwar

    [SOLVED] Click noise when pulling up the lever on MSI B550 am4 socket.

    Hi everyone, I have recently purchased MSI B550M Mortar WiFi with Ryzen 3300x processor. I have no issue or no click sound when i put the processor on socket and push the lever down but when i pull the lever all the way up, socket makes a click sound. that noise processor . Is it normal or i...
  21. HotTowels

    Question Aorus B550 m.2 SSD Issue

    I'm doing a new PC build, and I went with two m.2 SSDs. Both 1TB, one is PCIe gen4 and the other is PCIe gen 3. When the gen 4 ssd is in the gen 4 slot, and gen 3 ssd is in the gen 3 slot, the motherboard doesn't seem to recognize both. However, if I switch the two, they both show up in the...
  22. S

    [SOLVED] Power supply may be dying?

    Hey! I have an Asrock Steel Legend B550M for about a week. Windows started(for no reason) telling me that the USB that I connected, malfunctioned. It popped up every second or so and I didn't connect any new USB, not today at least. I tried booting off a live version of Linux, everything was...
  23. Pijmzhchus

    [SOLVED] Is there a chance my motherboard will support Zen3/Ryzen 4000:

    According to the photo below even 3000 series processors shouldn´t be supported on B350, yet my MSI B350 Gaming Pro carbon supports them. Is there a slim chance that 4000 series processors will be supported on my board? It´s the same socket even. Thank you for your respond. View...
  24. Jerridiculous

    [SOLVED] Any one in the UK getting their b550i?

    Hi, everyone! I order a Aorus b550i at scan.com in the 17th June. Does anyone have a clue when it will be available to ship?
  25. Pururaj

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 3500 vs Ryzen 3 3300x?

    Which will be better , 2 physical cores or 2 extra threads? Plus should i wait for more b550 mobos to arrive or should i just go with b450? Thanks for your suggestions in advance.
  26. A

    [SOLVED] Price Reduction of High-performance sub-1300 dollar B550 build

    Hi! I'm building a new AMD PC and my budget is about 1300 dollars. My list is currently 1400 dollars, and I need to reduce it a bit. How can I save 100-200 dollars without sacrificing performance? Pcpartpicker List: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/P6R6zN What I can't sacrifice: Wifi on the...
  27. V

    [SOLVED] Will B550 be enough for 3900x or equivalent

    Hey Guys! I am about to build a new Gaming PC for AAA titles, VR and casual gaming. I am currently waiting for the launch of the new RTX 3000 series and RDNA 2 before I do, as I want top-end graphics. However, my CPU is not concerning me as much as the current top-ends from AMD and Intel...
  28. A

    [SOLVED] B550 vs X570

    I'm looking to switch to AMD and I know that the recent Ryzen CPUs use the AM4 socket. There are all these different chipsets but two that seem recent are the B550 and the X570. What are the differences in capabilities of these two, and is there a price difference?
  29. JaSoN_cRuZe

    Discussion B550 motherboards are the worst priced products of the year!

    Hello guys, I eagerly waited for B550 boards in spite of people telling me to get a x570 board instead and after all this time the B550 boards gets released with jacked up prices and features which most of the users doesn't really care about. I really wanted the B550 boards to be having some...
  30. V

    [SOLVED] Help building new PC!

    Hi guys! I am currently in the process of building a new PC. I have not bought any parts yet, as I have decided to wait for new GPU's to come out as I think it would be a crime to buy 2000 series when 3000 series is only a few months away! For you reference, I am thinking of getting a...
  31. JaSoN_cRuZe

    Question Wait for MSI B450 Pro Carbon AC MAX Wifi or B550 boards for Ryzen 3600!

    Hello, Many peeps suggested to get the Tomahawk Max because of the out of the box compatibility, better cost and less BIOS hiccups with full featured BIOS when compared to other non - MAX boards. Now the MAX version is coming for the B450 Gaming Pro Carbon too so should i buy it for the best...
  32. raisonjohn

    Info X570/X470/X370/B550/B450/B350/A520/A320 Motherboards (AM4-socket for AMD Ryzen CPUs) Sortable Comparison Tables

    Welcome everyone! This thread features a comprehensive list of X570/X470/X370/B550/B450/B350/A520/A320 motherboards with an AM4-socket (supporting AMD Ryzen CPUs). It is a sortable database aimed at easily comparing detailed specifications of all the different motherboard brands and models...