[SOLVED] Compatability check


You really don't need 32gb of memory for a gaming system (even for streaming). I swapped some parts around and was able to put in a better CPU & GPU.

PCPartPicker Part List

CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3600 3.6 GHz 6-Core Processor (£188.79 @ Aria PC)
Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK ATX AM4 Motherboard (£104.98 @ Amazon UK)
Memory: Corsair Vengeance LPX 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3200 Memory (£85.98 @ Aria PC)
Storage: Intel 660p Series 1.02 TB M.2-2280 NVME Solid State Drive (£97.03 @ CCL Computers)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 3 TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£85.51 @ Amazon UK)
Video Card: PowerColor Radeon RX 5700 8 GB Video Card (£319.97 @ Amazon UK)
Case: BitFenix Nova ATX Mid Tower Case (£32.99 @ AWD-IT)
Power Supply: SeaSonic FOCUS Plus Gold 550 W 80+ Gold Certified Fully Modular ATX Power Supply (£72.77 @ CCL Computers)
Total: £988.02
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2019-08-12 14:24 BST+0100

Here's a how-to guide for updating the motherboard without using a CPU which is required to run the 3600.

View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iTkXunUAriE
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