1. T

    Cleaning my PC killed my X470 mobo

    Yesterday I was cleaning the dust out of my PC for the first time since it was built about 3 years ago and somehow killed my Gigabyte X470 AORUS ULTRA GAMING mobo. Wouldn't post and I'd see alternating CPU/DRAM red LED lights flashing. Did all kinds of resetting including cleared CMOS jumper &...
  2. Darkswordz

    FS: Gaming PC - Ryzen 2700X, Local Pickup

    I'm selling this custom-built gaming PC. :smug: CPU: Ryzen 2700X w/ Wraith Prism Mobo: MSI X470 Gaming Plus GPU: MSI Gaming GTX 1070 8GB RAM: 16GB G.Skill PC3000 CL15 SSD: Inland 512GB M.2 NVME PSU: EVGA 600W 80+ Case: Corsair Carbide 175R Fans: 2x 140mm; 1x 120mm OS: Windows 10 Pro Price...
  3. 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...
  4. dvsman

    Anyone running a 3000 series cpu on the Asrock x470 Taichi

    Anyone do it yet? I'm about to do the 3900x transplant this Wednesday evening (updated to the latest bios 3.43) but wanted to see if there were any gotchas I should take care of before hand. LMK! Thanks in advance!
  5. Pieter3dnow

    Buildzoid rambles on about Ryzen 3000 and motherboard compatibility

    Buildzoid is looking at what Ryzen 3000 is going to do with all of the older motherboards X470 B450 X370 B350.
  6. 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 ;)
  7. dvsman

    Only 2 drives in a Ryzen RAID array?

    So I'm migrating from a 5930K setup to a 2700x+Asrock Taichi x470 setup and for the life of me I can't figure out how to move my 2 raid arrays. Using Windows and /or Intel RST I had a 4x SSD RAID0 and a 2x HD RAID1 - both were setup and worked without problems. Setting up my HD array (2x 3TB...
  8. M

    Time for a new build

    1) What will you be doing with this PC? Web , streaming , Gaming, Content Creation, Development tools, Vmware 2) What's your budget? Are tax and shipping included? $700-$900 3) Which country do you live in? If the U.S, NYC 4) What exact parts do you need for that budget? CPU...
  9. I

    x370 vs b450 vs x470 with a R7 2700

    Which chipset would be better with a Ryzen 7 2700? I've made list of x370, b450 and x470 boards that seem to have a great performance for gaming, and still fit my budget. x370 - GIGABYTE X370 GA-AX370-GAMING K3 (US$185.19) b450 - ASUS PRIME B450-PLUS (US$187.63) - MSI B450 TOMAHAWK (US$190.10)...
  10. FrgMstr

    MSI X470 Gaming M7 AC AMD Ryzen Motherboard Review @ [H]

    MSI X470 Gaming M7 AC AMD Ryzen Motherboard Review MSI’s X470 Gaming M7 AC has a lot going for it with Precision Boost 2. It’s gaming and overclocking focus makes for a compelling option in a competitive sea of motherboard options for AMD’s new Ryzen processors. It has performance and looks as...
  11. Tahoe916

    Just bought a Gigabyte X470 Aorus Gaming Ultimate...

    Just bought a new mobo and Ryzen 2700 to replace my aging i7 3820. Wow, what a difference even at stock speeds! I got it all up and running and verified everything is working, RAM is running XMP @ 3000MHz, so I decided to look into how to overclock these (I went with the 2700 @ MC for $229...
  12. FrgMstr

    ASUS Crosshair VII Hero AM4 Motherboard Review @ [H]

    ASUS Crosshair VII Hero AM4 Motherboard Review Along with the second generation AMD Ryzen CPUs, we are getting new and somewhat improved X470 chipset motherboards. We have been beating on the Crosshair VII Hero for about a month now and have figured out what we like about, outside of it being...
  13. S

    Ryzen 2 X470 MB Top Native Ram Speed

    Looking at the specs for the Ryzen 2 CPU, I see that as compared to the first gen, the top native RAM speed has gone up from 2666 Mhz. to 2933 Mhz. The problem I've come across, is that looking at some of the new X470 MBs, they all list 2933 Mhz. as "OC", not native. What's going on with this?
  14. L

    I finally found the G.Skill post about the AMD Ryzen 2k series X470 Memory

    https://www.gskill.com/en/press/view/g-skill-announces-new-specifications-for-amd-ryzen™-2000-series-processors-and-x470-platform "Buyers should look for an "X" as the last letter in a G.Skill memory kit to know that it’s been validated to work on AMD’s desktop platforms." I'm leaning towards...
  15. Pieter3dnow

    Seems that StoreMI is not that bad nice X470 perk

    Very interesting conclusion.
  16. FrgMstr

    ASUS Gives Full Breakdown of AMD X470 Lineup

    ASUS has published an article over on its EdgeUp site that covers the full gamut of their new AMD X470 chipset motherboards. They get into the nitty gritty of balancing power component layouts to give better temps on the new Crosshair VI. While the old Crosshair VI Hero allocates power phases...
  17. DooKey

    AMD Ryzen Gen 2 Processors and Motherboards Available for Pre-Order Today

    AMD has just let us know that you can pre-order your brand new Ryzen Gen 2 CPU today and it releases on April 19th. There are four different flavors with the 2700X being the top dog. Also, all of the new processors come with the Wraith Cooler inside the box. You can grab the 2700X at Amazon...
  18. R

    Gigabyte X470 Motherboard Shows Up On Amazon

    Perhaps inadvertently jumping the gun, the Gigabyte X470 AORUS Gaming 7 WIFI has appeared on Amazon today. The X470 Gaming 7 WiFi was originally shown at CES in January. X470 as well as the 2nd generation Ryzen processors have been rumored to launch on April 19th, and this motherboard showing up...