mother board compatiability

Forum discussion tagged with mother board compatiability.
  1. TexasMade713

    Question Motherboard BIOS update

    So I gotta quick question if anyone could help me out. I got a Gigabyte B560M DS3H AC and I found all the BIOS updates for it on the Gigabyte website but I wasn't sure if I only needed to most recent update and it would include everything before it or if I needed to download specific ones below...
  2. C

    Question Which Lanes do I plug my nvme into?

    I was told it is nice to keep software and OS on a 500gb nvme m.2, and have a 2tb nvme m.2 for my game storage. I am about to build my first pc and am looking at the diagram of my mobo. I have a 5.0 pci m.2 slot/lane with my gpu and 4.0 pci nvme m.2 slot. Should I put the 500gb os drive in the...
  3. Listless1

    Question i7 10700 with H510M-E performance review

    So I'm getting a second hand pc for 200$, specs are--- CPU - I7 10700 MOBO - ASUS PRIME H510M-E PSU - Coolermaster 650w STORAGE - 2tb ssd (WD) I have heard that motherboard is an entry level, so what's the performance I can expect? (I don't tinkle with overclocking, neither I have the plan...
  4. M

    Question is rtx 3060 ti compatible with MB Gigabyte B360 Hd3 ?

    hello , I would just want to get a quick answer on this question + and if a power supply of 620W is enough Thanks !
  5. Brian_246

    Question I'm having trouble finding the correct RAM for my mobo ?

    Hey Tom Hardware crew needing some more assistance here. I had just recently finished my new build however I am having stability issues with my ram at higher frequencies. My current ram is the CORSAIR VENGEANCE DDR5 32GB 6400MHz CL36 Intel XMP in White (CMH32GX5M2B6400C36W). My board is the...
  6. oussa

    Question CPU fan turns on then off after 5 seconds ?

    Hello everyone , i face lately a problem with my pc which has the following specs : Mobo: ASRock Z77 Pro 3 RAM: 8GB Crucial 1600Mhz plus 2GB Micron 1060Mhz - - - 10GB total. CPU: i7-2600 GPU: GTX 970 4GB The problem starts while i'm gaming - - the PC suddenly shuts down and when i wanted to...
  7. N

    Question Possible Asus TUF Gaming B650-Plus Ram Compatiblity issue

    Hello, I've just bought a rig with; R7 7800x3d rtx 4700 Gigabyte Gaming OC Gskill 32 gb(2x16gb) Trident Z5 Neo 6000 mhz CL30 DDR5 AMD Exp My...
  8. nicolas2121

    Question Moving a motherboard RAID array to a new identical motherboard

    I've recently seemed to have slightly short circuited my MOBO (ASRock H670 PG Riptide), and have decided to buy the same MB, as i have been very satisfied with it, but also because i would like to easily transfer the RAID array (Raid 5) and not have to reinstall everything else. It is plugged...
  9. effortcode

    Build Advice PC build for gaming, game development, and apps ?

    Hello Everyone, first of all I really appreciate what you are doing here, giving free advice and spending time on it. I am from Europe but I am totally fine with using this pcpartpicker (it is awesome). I would like to build a PC mostly for gaming/game dev with good cpu as it will be suitable...
  10. G

    Question Asus strix B450-f will not reboot

    Hello, I upgraded my motherboard from an MSI B350 to an ASUS B450-f Strix. Everything went as expected (Windows deactivated and installed all new drivers) but the problem is that the system does not reboot. When I power up the system it boots up, then when I try to restart the system from within...
  11. Darccc

    Question Replacement for Intel DP67BG board ?

    What can I replace my Intel DP67BG with ? Specs: 2x ddr3 4gb RAM 1600mhz Intel i5 3rd Gen GTX 750ti Zotac 500gb HDD
  12. C

    Question I need some PC help.

    I need some PC help. This is my first time building a PC and i have everything i think I want picked out there is just one thing stopping me before I order the rest of the parts I need. There is no major compatibility problems but it does say this: The video card PCIe 16-pin power connector...
  13. vxoided

    Question Does my Motherboard support 2 GPU´s ??

    Hey i recently thought about getting a second graphic card because my first is not the best and i wanna upgrade and since im not really sure where my first gpu is located and im not really comfortable with doing stuff on my own i wanted to know if my motherboard is compatible with a second gpu...
  14. kzainshah

    Question Compatibility of GIGABYTE B550 Gaming X Motherboard with AMD 5000 Series Ryzen 7 5800X Processo

    The GIGABYTE B550 Gaming X motherboard and I'm planning to pair it with the AMD 5000 Series Ryzen 7 5800X desktop processor. I would like to confirm if this motherboard is compatible with the mentioned processor. Additionally, considering that if the motherboard requires a BIOS update even...

    Question Asrock b450 Steel Legend Bios 4.60 compatibility?

    Hey guys, It's been a while since I've not faced any complications with my rig consisting of Ryzen 5 3500, ASROCK B450 steel legend and Adata xpg gammix D30 3200 mhz16gb. Apart from this, I am using RTX 2060 (not oc'ed). The main reason I am posting this thread because I am in need of some...
  16. bobbyb78

    Question What is Dell Inspiron 3470 motherboard type?

    Hi I have a 2018 Dell Inspiron 3470 dwsktop that I would like to use to build a NAS. Does anyone know what the motherboard form factor is? Some searching may point to micro ATX and/or proprietary. Ideally I would like to remove the motherboard and PSU and install into a 5 or 8 bay NAS...
  17. T

    Question Does the MSI G41M-P26 motherboard support Xeon processors ?

    I really want to upgrade my pc to a better cpu but i have a limited amount of money actually and i have been searching a lot of info in the web and the people says that a Xeon e5450 will work but i dont actually how to do the upgrade, and i have not found the modified bios yet
  18. R

    [SOLVED] Can liquid cooling be connected to an MSI B360M BAZOOKA motherboard?

    Hello world, I have a problem and I wanted to know if someone can help me, right now I have an MSI B360M BAZOOKA motherboard which does not have the PUMP_Fan connector and I wanted to know if there is any problem connecting a Cooler Master MasterLiquid ML360R, in some of the Sys_Fan connectors...
  19. D

    [SOLVED] AMD Ryzen 5 5600x stepping B0 or B2

    Hi, I am building a new system and I am going nuts over the fact that I want to buy an AMD Ryzen 5 5600x but I want to know the stepping of the one I will buy due to mobo BIOS version support differences. I can not find any helpful way to understand which steeping, that being either B0 or B2...
  20. N

    [SOLVED] With which B550 motherboard can I install a Ryzen 5 5600x and NOT need a BIOS update?? straight out of the box?

    HI!, With which B550 motherboard can I install a Ryzen 5 5600x and NOT need a BIOS update?? straight out of the box? meaning, buy the chip and M/b,, install and good to go Thank you, brgds, nick
  21. Zangyfish

    [SOLVED] Are the Razer Kunai aRBG fans compatible with the asus tuf b360-plus gaming motherboard?

    Hi, I know a little about computers, but I want to replace some parts on my current PC, and was wondering if the Razer Kunai RBG fans would be compatible with my motherboard (asus tuf b360-plus gaming). Im also thinking about getting the Razer Tomahawk PC case too, so if that's compatible it'd...
  22. CatFromBelow

    Question BIOS and Mobo GPU compatibility

    So I recently got an Alienware Aurora R3 from a garage sale everything works great except the graphics is very out of date. I'd like to change to my Radeon RX 580 from my Radeon HD 6950 but when I install the 580 my motherboard doesnt recognize it. Is there a solution to this?
  23. Equable

    [SOLVED] pc build confusion

    i was working all last summer to get enough money for a pc that i could stream and game on and i have about 2226$ to spend. my problem is that i dont know if what i want rn and can buy rn is: 1: good enough to work and stream on pretty good resolution ( about 1080p and 4000 bitrate even i dont...
  24. Emanv07

    [SOLVED] Is my motherboard compatiple?

    So I have a Gigabyte GA-Z68A-D3-B3 motherboard and I was wondering if it was compatiple with a GTX 1660 ti and if its not compatiple can someone give me recommendations on a mother I can use to run it. Thanks, Emmanuel
  25. C

    [SOLVED] How do I find out if a laptops motherboard is compatible with GPU upgrade?

    When I bought my laptop it was with the idea to be able to upgrade it later down the line. I both it at the beginning of 2018 with pretty much the lowest specs hardware I could. It came with 8gb ddr3 ram, 1tb HDD, gtx1060 and i7-7700 HQ 2.8-3.8GHz, 45W, 6MB Cache. Over the last two years I've...
  26. adamekcerv

    Question Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO 16GB doesn't work with MSI b450 Tomahawk Max

    Hi, My motherboard (Tomahawk Max) doesn't work with Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO 16GB. There is no screen/display on boot. It worked without problem for a few months a after that the RGB turned red and I wasn't able to boot my PC. When I change the RAM to Corsair 16GB KIT DDR4 3000MHz CL16 it...
  27. MachoManRandall

    [SOLVED] New case but very confused about whether I can use it fully

    Hello guys, I'm pretty new to PC building so I'm still learning about all the different components and compatibility of them. With that being said, I recently purchased a new case but failed to think about whether or not I have the necessary hardware on my motherboard to accommodate the front...
  28. fivefiveopen

    [SOLVED] Z490 versus Z390 --- Which one is better?

    Now I'm intended to build a PC but I'm in a dilemma. I have no idea which CPU and mobo to choose. Is any improvement in Z490 compared with Z390?
  29. OlsenaiZ

    Question PC turns on only with one ram slot

    Hi guys I’m having a weird issue , so I have a Ryzen 3200g Mai 320A-m Pro mAtx 2DIMM Slots Corsair Venegance 2x4gb 2133mhz DDR4 Ram ive just built this pc went to turn it on and no screen however fans are workings and all the leds turn on, so after abit of Diag I’ve tested each Ram stick in...
  30. setter43

    [SOLVED] Help With Custom Build

    Hello, I am currently in the process of upgrading my PC. I have browsed through UK.PC Partpicker to check compatibility. I was just wondering if anyone could have a look at my parts list, and let me know if I have made good choices, and if the parts are compatible, Even more so if they will Fit...
  31. Carlos_Santana

    [SOLVED] Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P motherboard compatibility with AMD RX 580

    Is the Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P motherboard and a 500w PSU, compatible and fully functional with a AMD RX 580 graphic card? Thank you in advance for your answers!
  32. manu_16r

    [SOLVED] Query about 32GB RAM Support

    hi, motherboard model- Gigabyte B250M-D2V-CF (U3E1), it has 2 RAM slots would it support VENGEANCE® LPX 32GB (1 x 32GB) DDR4 DRAM 2400MHz C16 Memory Kit here are some urls:
  33. rwreyesbe95

    [SOLVED] Is my MSI B350M pro vd-plus motherboard compatible with an RTX 2070 Super?

    Hey, kind of a noob question, but I wanted to know if these 2 were compatible. I checked on the manufacturer website and I couldn’t find it on their list, but then again I couldn’t find my current GPU either (GTX 1660) and that’s running fine in there. I also checked on and I saw...
  34. insertLenny

    [SOLVED] ASRock 960GM-GS3 FX with FX-8350?

    Is the FX-8350 compatible with 960GM-GS3 FX? I saw it is 95W on the website but unsure whether that's related to thermal or not.
  35. TheMutedDog

    [SOLVED] Does the GIGABYTE B450M S2H motherboard support my AMD A8-9600?

    Hi, guys so I want to buy a new motherboard because the old one's BIOS got corrupted. I choose the GIGABYTE AMD B450M S2H motherboard. But when I looked at the CPU support list I couldn't find my CPU. I mean the socket type's match and there's no TDP issue but I don't know if I should take the...
  36. R

    [SOLVED] My cpu AMD Ryzen 3 3200g gives BSODCLOCK WATCHDOG TIMEOUT error after restarting?

    Getting this error after installing and assembly.... CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT Blue Screen Error on Windows 10 ... For more info.... The assembly was done as per My friend who made this assembly thinks there is problem with hardware of...
  37. X

    Question Does my motherboard support NVMe?

    I have the MSI B150 Mortar motherboard and am looking at getting an SSD. just wondering if its supports NVMe or will i just have to get a regular SSD? Thanks
  38. Firsttry51

    [SOLVED] B450M DS3H mobo works with r5 1600 but not ryzen 3 3200g

    so my sister bought a gigabyte b450m ds3h, a ryzen 3 3200g and 1 stick of 16gb ddr4 2400mhz i currently have a am4 setup myself so i was able to test everything on my rig as well, the r3 3200g works and so does the ram the first ds3h that arrived was able to post with the 3200g even without...
  39. D

    [SOLVED] Is my GPU Dead ?

    Rig: Gigabyte 970a-ds3p AMD FX-8350 Sapphire R9 270X 4GB Corsair Vengeance 8GB DDR3 (CMZ8GX3M1A1600C10) Corsair VS650 Seagate Barracuda - 1TB Haven't used this Rig for a couple of years. The RAM and HDD are brand new(Bought them a week back). Installed windows 10 , worked fine for 2-3 days...
  40. U

    Question PC fans and lights on the motherboard are working, but my display doesn't receive signal

    Hi, My PC isn't working. I started it today and worked fine. I went away from it like 30 minutes, because a neighbor rang at my door. When I came back the screen was black and I thought it went into standby. I moved the mouse around to start it, pressed some keys but the display stayed black. I...