Question New 3090 build! (Need help with compatibility and parts I should change/upgrade)

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Ok cool! Btw I saw that people have fans backwards should I have any of my fans backwards? Thanks for your help!
Noctua fans have arrows on them showing the direction of Air Flow. Install Front Fans so that the Arrow is pointing Inwards. Install Top fans so that the Arrow is pointing upwards. Install back Fans with Arrow pointing towards outside of the case.

This will ensure that Front fans are pulling air into the case and top and back fans are pushing air out of the case.
 

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Btw I don’t really understand fan technology. I understand what makes a fan good but I am clueless of where I should put them which way or anything like that. Where would you recommend me put my fans for intake and outtake?
There have been many comments and videos regarding case fan placement. I have found that a slight over pressure and equal pressure works well, that is slightly more air entering the case or equal intake and exhaust air. The best air flow should be from the bottom or bottom front and exit out of the case top or rear top of the case.
 
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There have been many comments and videos regarding case fan placement. I have found that a slight over pressure and equal pressure works well, that is slightly more air entering the case or equal intake and exhaust air. The best air flow should be from the bottom or bottom front and exit out of the case top or rear top of the case.
Thanks that’s really helpful.
 
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Sorry for the delayed response I have been busy. I was wondering if the ASUS TUF GAMING PRO would hold any of my components back or make my cooling bad or not as good. I want to make sure I get a mobo that won’t hold my components back and will get me good thermals. Thanks you for your time. (Btw I use blender, maya and some pretty other demanding apps so that will make my pc run hotter)
 

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The ASUS TUF GAMING PRO motherboard is a very good board, very good VRM, higher tier models do better with RAM overclocking, if that is important to you. Some people would like more USB ports on the rear I/O, however if it has enough for you then this board will do a good job for you. Good balance of price and performance.
 
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The ASUS TUF GAMING PRO motherboard is a very good board, very good VRM, higher tier models do better with RAM overclocking, if that is important to you. Some people would like more USB ports on the rear I/O, however if it has enough for you then this board will do a good job for you. Good balance of price and performance.
On PcPartPicker said this about my build, Note:Fractal Design Meshify 2 ATX Mid Tower Case has a front panel USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type C port, but the Asus TUF GAMING X570-PLUS (WI-FI) ATX AM4 Motherboard does not have sufficient USB 3.2 Gen 2 or Gen 1 headers. The case USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type C port will not be usable. Is this a big problem, should I change my motherboard or case? (My case is the Fractal Meshify 2)
 
On PcPartPicker said this about my build, Note:Fractal Design Meshify 2 ATX Mid Tower Case has a front panel USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type C port, but the Asus TUF GAMING X570-PLUS (WI-FI) ATX AM4 Motherboard does not have sufficient USB 3.2 Gen 2 or Gen 1 headers. The case USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type C port will not be usable. Is this a big problem, should I change my motherboard or case? (My case is the Fractal Meshify 2)
I recommended X570-PRO not X570-PLUS. X570-PRO has front USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type C port.
 
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Ok, I was doing some research and people were saying that the HX and the HXi series were really good psu at a good price. Would you recommend the HX or HXi series over the RMx series psus?
 
Ok, I was doing some research and people were saying that the HX and the HXi series were really good psu at a good price. Would you recommend the HX or HXi series over the RMx series psus?
Well they are good. No doubt in that. Well if priced a lot higher than RMx series then yes go for it. Like if you manage to find HX1000 for $200-250 then it is fine. But if you are looking at HX850. Then I would recommend RM1000x over it as having greater headroom and not running PSU on its max load is better than going for greater efficiency and running it on max load.
 
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Here are all the revisions I did to my build!


ssd: WD_Black SN850 NVMe SSD 2TB ($469.99)
https://shop.westerndigital.com/products/internal-drives/wd-black-sn850-nvme-ssd#WDS200T1XHE-00AFY0

cpu: AMD Ryzen 5900X ($549)
https://www.bestbuy.com/site/amd-ryzen-9-5900x-4th-gen-12-core-24-threads-unlocked-desktop-processor-without-cooler/6438942.p?skuId=6438942

ram: Crucial Ballistix 3600 cl16 32 GB ($187.99)
https://www.newegg.com/ballistix-32gb-288-pin-ddr4-sdram/p/N82E16820164174?item=N82E16820164174&source=googleshopping&nm_mc=knc-googleadwords-mobile&cm_mmc=knc-googleadwords-mobile-_-pla-_-memory+(desktop+memory)-_-N82E16820164174&gclid=EAIaIQobChMI2PjGipua8QIVkhh9Ch05HgnvEAQYAiABEgJXPPD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds

case: Fractal Design Meshify ($119.99)
https://www.newegg.com/gray-fractal-design-meshify-2-atx-mid-tower/p/N82E16811352134?item=N82E16811352134&source=googleshopping&nm_mc=knc-googleadwords-mobile&cm_mmc=knc-googleadwords-mobile-_-pla-_-cases+(computer+cases+-+atx+form)-_-N82E16811352134&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIwZbVyLOi8QIVFD6tBh3QhgP-EAQYAiABEgJfs_D_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds

CPU cooler: Noctua NH-D15 chromax.black ($109.95)
https://www.newegg.com/noctua-nh-d15-chromax-black/p/13C-0005-001H5

Mobo: ASUS TUF Gaming X570-PRO ($219.99)
https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1594470-REG/asus_tuf_gaming_x570_pro_wi_fi_tuf_gaming_x570_pro_wifi.html

Monitor: LG 27GN950-B ($800)
https://www.bestbuy.com/site/lg-27-ultragear-uhd-nano-ips-1ms-144hz-g-sync-compatible-gaming-monitor-with-hdr-displayport-hdmi-usb-black/6423550.p?skuId=6423550

psu: HX1000 ($204)
https://www.corsair.com/us/en/Categories/Products/Power-Supply-Units/hxi-series-2017-config/p/CP-9020139-NA




fans: Noctua NF-A14 PWM (5 of them) (135)
https://www.newegg.com/noctua-chromax-black-swap-case-fan/p/1YF-000T-000D6?item=9SIAADY6HZ2209&source=googleshopping&nm_mc=knc-googlemkp-mobile&cm_mmc=knc-googlemkp-mobile-_-pla-noctua+cooling+solutions-_-case+fans-_-9SIAADY6HZ2209&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIupbFuc2c8QIVZhmtBh0Kawd3EAQYASABEgJW8fD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds

Gpu: MSI GeForce Trio RTX 3090 (Haven’t found it at msrp)
 

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