msi b450 tomahawk max

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    Damaged motherboard - is this repairable ?

    Hi there, i am in a bit of a tricky situation, and i'll gladly take your help ! I recently purchased a MSI B450 Tomahawk max for my first build, and it worked well for a couple of days, until i had to transport my fresh build by car to my apartment. Unfortunately, the journey was kind of bumpy...
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    Question G.Skill Trident Z RGB 3200Mhz C14 or Neo 3600Mhz C16 for AMD R5 3600...

    Hey guys, was just stuck between these two memory for my new r5 3600 build, I'm using the Tomahawk B450 max as the Mobo as well. They both cost the same at my local shop but I was wondering whether its worth going neo for that 3600Mhz at a higher latency. Sorry I'm not very experienced in...
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    [SOLVED] New PC build advice

    I am about to get all these parts from BF to cyberM: So I may swap some parts depending discounts. Questions: Is all of this compatible? Will I need a wireless chip for this mobo? Is there anywhere that I am spending too much money as im trying to work...
  4. Motakuji

    [SOLVED] No post in new build

    Hello, Few days ago I bought new pc parts and assembled it. After assembling it, my pc wont’ boot up and the mothetboard shows no life, even tried motherboard without the case and still no life in it. I double checked all the cables, tried sticking in just one ram kit in every socket, tried...
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    Question Issues after bios update on Tomahawk Max

    Today at 9:31 AM Add bookmark #1 Maybe someone did encounter something similiar. B450 Tomahawk Max with Ryzen 3600 stock speed with aftermarket air cooling. No CPU OC on any bios version, XMP profile is ON. GTX 1080 16GB 3333MHz CL16 PSU 750W Windows 10 Bios was updated from version...
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    [SOLVED] Question for x570/b450 tomahawk MAX owners

    Hello all. I just got a ryzen 3700x (my 1st amd cpu) and now i need get a mobo. I'm thinking in get b450 tomahawk MAX or x570 gaming plus (MSI). If you have some of those mobos, i would like to hear about them: For X570: Can you remove the chipset fan (for replacement/cleaning)? How easy is...
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    Question Bios update still required for 3600?

    So I’m planning on building a new pc because current I’m using a rx 560 with a whopping fx 6300 and so I’ve decided on a b450 tomahawk max with a r5 3600 .My question is if a bios update is still required at this current date because not sure how I feel about updating bios
  8. Zyperspace

    Question No signal and sometimes horrible graphical glitches on startup, help!

    Where do I start with this? I don't even know if it's the motherboard or graphics card at fault here... From the beginning, I suppose: Upgraded to AMD 3700x, with a MSI B450 Tomahawk motherboard, with a 1-year-old 1060 6GB ROG STRIX already in my rig. The first week went smoothly, not too many...
  9. Jaczam

    Question My PC starts but without any display

    So, I am building my first PC at the moment and it's going well, when its plugged and I press the power button the everything would start functioning (Fans and leds would start normally), the problem is that when I try to plug it in a monitor/TV through HDMI it would not even show the BIOS...
  10. Zyperspace

    Question Used Flash BIOS Button - Now Seemingly Stuck After Finishing

    I tried to update my BIOS using the Flash BIOS Button on my MSI B450 Tomahawk MAX, the red light flashed for two minutes, then it shut off and the rest of the PC is seemingly still powered on. Keep in mind, I didn't have to update before turning on this build, as a recent enough BIOS was...
  11. SeriouslySteve

    Question 3600mhz RAM on the MSI B450 Tomahawk MAX

    I'm building a new rig and I bought a ryzen 7 3700x paired with 16gb of 3600mhz ram. However, I can't seem to decide which MB to choose. I feel like going with the MSI B450 Tomahawk MAX MB but I heard that 3600mhz memory wasn't achievable on B450 MBs (only goes up to 3400-ish mhz). Is 3600mhz...
  12. SeriouslySteve

    Question X570 vs B450 MAX

    I'm currently building a gaming/workstation pc and I was wondering which motherboard to buy. I bought the Ryzen 7 3700X so I will need a mobo compatible with Zen2. I was considering on buying a x570 board but they are quite expensive and I certainly won't need PCIE 4.0 anytime soon. So the...
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    Question I accidently knocked out a small part from my motherboard

    I tried to open graphics card holder from my casing to enter my graphics card but smaller part of steel got stucked that I didn't notice and a smaller component of my motherboard fell off. It's like a resistor. I am giving the exact pic. After that situation I can still use the computer but...
  14. Cshaba

    [SOLVED] Red CPU Light on MSI B450 Tomahawk Max motherboard

    Hi everyone, I've just re-built my PC with MSI B450 Tomahawk Max mobo and Ryzen 3 1200 processor and I'm getting a solid CPU red light on the boot. Also I'm not getting any signal to my monitor, only black screen. I'm using a HDMI cord which worked fine with the monitor earlier, which...
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    [SOLVED] Will the msi b450 tomahawk max be compatible with ryzen 3000 CPUs out of the box?

    Hello everyone. Msi b450 tomahawk max is being sold by a retailer in Greece right now and I wanted to ask if it will be compatible with ryzen 3000 CPUs out of the box. Also it is compatible with ryzen 2000 CPUs out of the box right? Thanks in advance.
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    [SOLVED] Should I wait for the msi b450 tomahawk max to come out or buy the standard tomahawk?

    Hello everyone. Next week I'll be ordering my pc parts, which are the 3600, a msi b450 board and ram. Because I live in Greece, the availability for the standard tomahawk in low and I was wondering if I should wait a week for the max version to come out. I really want to buy the parts, so I...