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    10K+ passmark & 64GB RAM miniPCs 2020 ?

    Hello, any mini PCs (energy and space efficient computer) in 2020 with performance CPUs like AMD Renoir 7nm CPU 4800U (17K passmark) and RAM support 64GB ? So far i know about ASUS PN50 which i sold with Ryzen 4800U (one of the highest performance Renoirs) and possibly at the end of the year the...
  2. S

    Ryzen PPC Adjustment

    I've been searching for an answer for a while now... What does it actually do? Can someone explain it? What are the affects of picking P0, P1, or P2? Note - Ryzen 7 1700X, on MSI X470 Gaming Plus Max.
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    AMD Launches Ryzen Threadripper Pro - OEM only

    https://www.anandtech.com/show/15910/amd-announces-ryzen-threadripper-pro-workstation-parts-for-oems-only Today, AMD is announcing its first set of workstation products, under the Ryzen Threadripper Pro branding. However, it should be noted that these processors will only be available as part of...
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    I made a huge mistake buying this build. Bottleneck

    Main specs: MSI A320M PRO-VH PLUS GTX 1050Ti Ryzen 5 2600 8GB DDR4 2666MHz I play on 1080p 75Hz. A bit longer than one year ago I made a pc build which I was really excited about. Back then I did not have much knowledge about computers in general, so I didn't buy an SSD with it, which already...
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    Asus Prime x570-pro locks up at post...

    As the title says, I can't get past the ASUS logo screen with the prompts to enter the bios. I just put together an Asus MB combo with a 3900x on top of it. System Led lights all pass and then boot light is steady green. I'm assuming that is good, right? Asus screen comes up, but I never get...
  6. euskalzabe

    Can setting a lower resolution actually HURT performance???

    Here's the situation: - I have a Ryzen 3 3200U laptop with Vega 3 graphics (I know, bottom barrell, but I couldn't find any laptop that checked all my boxes and I'm making do with this until the next round of products). - The phenomenon in question happens exclusively with Destiny 2. - If I set...
  7. S

    AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Reviews - 16 core beast

    No real surprises. This looks like the king of 16 core CPUs, if you need a 16 core CPU. https://www.anandtech.com/show/15043/the-amd-ryzen-9-3950x-review-16-cores-on-7nm-with-pcie-40 https://www.kitguru.net/components/cpu/luke-hill/amd-ryzen-9-3950x-cpu-review/11/ Gamers Nexus: No print...
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    Today Only! Acer Nitro 5 - 15.6" - Ryzen 5 - 8GB RAM - Radeon RX 560 - 1Tb HD - $499.99

    Best Buy Deal of the Day: https://www.bestbuy.com/site/acer-nitro-5-15-6-gaming-laptop-amd-ryzen-5-8gb-memory-amd-radeon-rx-560x-1tb-hard-drive-black/6301650.p?skuId=6301650
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    Ryzen 4000 APU / Zen3 News

    Lisa Su confirms AMD Ryzen 4000 chips will be “coming in early 2020” -> AMD is still sticking with its AM4 socket at least for this next generation of chips -> Following the Ryzen 4000 APUs at the start of the year will then be the Zen 3-based CPUs, likely around the summer again. Using the...
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    Ryzen 3000 non-X

    Hi. I'm in search of the best tdp/performance ratio, since the computer I'm building will likely function 24/7. I'm still unable to find reliable informations about the 3900 non-X, which should provide very good performance in a tdp of ~65W. It has been speculated that such processor (along...
  11. PleaseHelpMeNuub

    Stutter, Skipping AUDIO - MOBO Gigabyte X470

    Motherboard is Gigabyte X470 Aorus Gaming Ultra, CPU is AMD Ryzen 7 2700X Every few minutes while watching video/audio, streamed or saved content, the audio will Stutter or Skip making it impossible to understand audio. It's like the Pause-Play has been press 100 times in a few milliseconds. It...
  12. DrezKill

    64-Core Rome Infrared Shots

    More here: https://www.tomshardware.com/news/amd-64-core-epyc-cpu-die-design-architecture-ryzen-3000 "What you see above is a clean die-shot of AMD’s 64-Core Rome CPU. This might look familiar, as it’s a shot of the same chip we had pictured in our previous coverage. Except, there is one...
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    $600 Build

    So I got a nephew that really wants a PC. He wants to build it and it would be his first. He has saved about $400 and he is only 14. He's a really good kid and his parents aren't poor but are lower middle class. I'm looking to help him out a little. I really dont think you can do a decent...
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    RTX 2080 and 600W PSU

    My current build: MB: B450 Tomahawk MAX CPU: Ryzen 3600 (Stock) CPU cooler: Coolermaster ma410m RAM: Corsair LPX Vengeance PRO RGB 3200mhz 2x8GB PSU: EVGA 600BQ (I wasn't paying enough attention to this one) Case: Fractal Meshify C (Stock coolers) I was wondering if my PSU could power this...
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    Installing drivers over existing drivers

    I was just wondering if it was ok to install drivers over a existing driver, bcs I have just built PC with B450 Tomahawk MAX and installed drivers from MSI site including the chipset driver, but afterwards I installed a chipset driver from AMD site without previously deleting the existing...
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    new display?

    First time posting here. I have a Ryzen 7 2700x, with an RTX2070. If I recall correctly, 1080p on some games can put more load on the CPU and result in a drop in fps, whereas 1440p and 2160p puts it more on the graphics card and you can get better fps. My question is, if I upgrade my LG-29UM68-P...
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    Thoughts welcome: watercooled Ryzen for Games, FEA/CFD, and java/kotlin+IDEA

    Hey guys, I'm looking for a build --in Canada, this is my current list: https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/user/Groostav/saved/#view=4JLjpg This is my home machine, so I'm looking to use it to write software and play games. Needs: Monitor; cpu + mobo + ram + gfx; main-drive. cpu waterblock, gpu...
  18. M

    Better phases beats average heatsinks?

    I'm going for a cheap Ryzen build. In the future I may want to OC a better Ryzen chip. I think this https://preview.tinyurl.com/y6jktecl also shows if I shoot for boards with better VRM they'll help no matter how many cores & no matter how high you try to OC. (Not talking anything crazy like...
  19. S

    CCX Overclocking Tool for AMD CPUs Updated With New Features

    Today an overclocking utility for AMD Ryzen CPUs called "Work Tool" has been updated with new features. The tool enables per-CCX overclocking, which is said to enable additional overclocking performance if one CCX is more capable than the other, so the whole CPU doesn't have to run at the speed...
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    GN: AMD Ryzen 3000 Undervolting Offset vs. Override | Vcore Voltage

    There were some claims about undervolting Ryzen 3000 improving performance, results are mixed: Web: https://www.gamersnexus.net/guides/3494-amd-ryzen-3000-undervolting-offset-override Video:
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    Ryzen 3600 single core performance vs 4690k

    Anyone know how much of a performance jump this upgrade would be for single core? It is hard to find comparisons with the old 4690k, and even harder to get single core numbers. I don't run a lot of programs that take advantage of multi-core at the moment. Moslty just games that do fine with a...
  22. Pieter3dnow

    AMD Ryzen 7 3700X R9 3900X Guru3d review

  23. Pieter3dnow

    X570 motherboards price leak from ALZA.CO.UK

    https://adoredtv.com/x570-motherboard-price-leak-from-alza-co-uk/ The list has some prices from all of the motherboard vendors it seems: The list is bigger then this and has a conversion table for US Dollar
  24. Zarathustra[H]

    New AMD Video on Updated PBO for Ryzen 3000

    Pretty short, and light on details, but it is interesting to get at least an inkling of what is coming: FrgMstr seemed pretty impressed with the last gen of PBO when he reviewed it on the Threadripper and this gen seems improved! Robert Hallock has quite the mirror imaged drawing skills!
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    AM4 Vcore VRM ratings

    Post contains links (spreadsheet or pic) to list of all known AM4 mobos.
  26. Pieter3dnow

    AMD Bundles 3 Months of Xbox Game Pass for PC with Ryzen and Radeon parts

    https://www.overclock3d.net/news/gpu_displays/amd_bundles_3_months_of_xbox_game_pass_for_pc_with_ryzen_and_radeon_components/1 Terms are listed here: https://www.amdrewards.com/terms
  27. cageymaru

    AMD Ryzen 1600 Six-Core 3.2 GHz CPU Is $99.99

    AMD - 1600 Six-Core 3.2 GHz Desktop Processor - White is $99.99 at BestBuy. https://www.bestbuy.com/site/amd-1600-six-core-3-2-ghz-desktop-processor-white/6091101.p?skuId=6091101 According to Reddit, an additional 20% off is possible through checkout with Google.
  28. S

    VideoCardz: AMD Ryzen 9 3950X to become world’s first 16-core gaming CPU

    VideoCardz rumor, but it looks realistic:
  29. euskalzabe

    Should I buy a B450? Or are we expecting a B550 release?

    Hey all, I'm finally demoting my i5 build and making a new AMD one this summer. I know I'll be getting the $200 Ryzen 5 3600, and I'll be pairing that with 16GB 3000mhz and a $250-300 GPU and 650-750w PSU. Now, my only remaining part to decide is the motherboard. I haven't used and AMD CPU in...
  30. cageymaru

    AMD Computex 2019 Livestream

    According to the AMD Twitter feed, AMD president and CEO Dr. Lisa Su will deliver the keynote speech Computex 2019 at 10:00 PM EST. So grab the popcorn as the festivities start in 30 minutes! Alternative stream on Twitch.
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    Ryzen 2600 with Division 2/WWZ for $143.99 with Promo

    Ryzen 2600 with Division 2 & World War Z for $143.99 with Promo Code: EMCTAVU25 Link: https://www.newegg.com/amd-ryzen-5-2600/p/N82E16819113496?Item=N82E16819113496
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    AMD Shareholder Meeting

    http://ir.amd.com/shareholder-services/annual-meeting The meeting ran ~30 mins and contains info regarding zen 2 and navi launch. Looks like July launch. EDIT: Lisu Su starts speaking at 16:20.
  33. cageymaru


    BIOSTAR has released information on their new BIOSTAR RACING X570GT8 motherboard. Saw it over on Videocardz.
  34. Pieter3dnow

    AMD Chipset Drivers Download v19.10.0429

    https://www.guru3d.com/files-details/amd-chipset-drivers-download.html released May, 2019 If someone finds it on AMD website do share the link please ;)
  35. C

    AMD Ryzen 5 2600X + Division 2 Gold + World War Z, $159.99@WalMart

    AMD CPU Ryzen 5 2600X - YD260XBCAFBOX - Free The Division® 2 Gold Edition & World War Z with purchase Free 2-day shipping as well. I'm not sure, but I think this is an all-time low for the 2600X. Clearing out that inventory! They must have new boxes arriving soon :) *edit* DEAD
  36. cageymaru

    AMD RYZEN 7 2700 $204.99 NewEgg Ebay

    AMD RYZEN 7 2700 8-Core 3.2 GHz (4.1 GHz Max Boost) Socket AM4 65W YD2700BBAFBOX is $204.99 on NewEgg's Ebay store. https://www.ebay.com/itm/AMD-RYZEN-7-2700-8-Core-3-2-GHz-4-1-GHz-Max-Boost-Socket-AM4-65W-YD2700BBAFBOX/382466782227
  37. cageymaru

    ASUS Releases List of 300 & 400 Series AM4 Motherboards for Next-Gen AMD Ryzen CPUs

    ASUS Statement on 300 & 400 Series AM4 Motherboards for Next-Gen AMD Ryzen CPUs https://www.asus.com/News/EtaH71Hbjuio1arV 2019/04/29 ASUS will release BIOS updates for its 300 and 400 series motherboards to add support for next-generation AMD Ryzen CPUs. The latest BIOS update for each...
  38. scojer

    AMD Ryzen 7 2700x Gold Edition

    AMD is celebrating it's 50th year, to celebrate, they're releasing a Gold Edition AMD Ryzen 7 2700X.. It's signed by Lisa Su, you get two free games, a fancy case badge, and, a T-Shirt.
  39. cageymaru

    AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X Is $679 on Amazon

    Amazon has the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X Processor (YD295XA8AFWOF) for $679.00. https://www.amazon.com/AMD-Ryzen-Threadripper-Processor-YD295XA8AFWOF/dp/B07GFN6CVF
  40. Zarathustra[H]

    AMD to Simultaneously Launch 3rd Gen Ryzen and Unveil Radeon "Navi" This June

    Our friends over at TechPowerUp have a story up about AMD intending to both Launch their new 7nm Ryzen CPU's and unveil their new Navï based GPU's at the same time this May/June during Computex, presumably during CEO Dr. Lisa Su's Keynote. I think many of us already suspected this might be the...