To switch platform, you can go for these:PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchantCPU: Intel - Core i5-8600K 3.6GHz 6-Core Processor ($238.99 @ Amazon) CPU Cooler: ARCTIC - Freezer 33 CPU Cooler ($22.87 @ OutletPC) Motherboard: MSI - Z370 SLI PLUS ATX LGA1151 Motherboard ($119.99 @ Newegg) Total: $381.85Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when … [Read more...] about want to upgrade my Ryzen-5 1600 is it possible?
Amd ryzen 5 1600
The Ryzen 5 1600 was released about a year ago sporting 6 cores and 12 threads it was seriously impressive given its $220 asking price. Then last month AMD officially reduced pricing of their entire Ryzen lineup and this saw the 1600 drop down to ~$190. The reason is simple: the 2nd generation Ryzen processors will become available very soon and builders are well aware of this. … [Read more...] about Intel Core i5-8400 (B360) vs. AMD Ryzen 5 1600 (B350)
After decades, I am finally moving to AMD because of price. Ryzen caught my eye because of it's attractive price. But when I went to buy one in a nearby local store, they suggested me this board: ASrock AB350M-hdv I am already extremely tight on budget and actually I was going for the A320 boards. The one I was going for was Gigabyte AB350M-HD3 But they offered a bundle of … [Read more...] about Budget Board for Ryzen 5 1600
madmatt30 said: While it's true that for optimal performance you want the fastest dual channel ram you can get your hands on its hardly going to be a 'stuttering mess'.You are going to lose some performance from single channel 2133mhz ram.Depends what you are comparing it with though in all honesty.Compared to 3200mhz dual channel it's a 20% performance … [Read more...] about 1x8GB 2133MHz for Ryzen (5) 1600?
Introduction AMD introduced a whole host of Ryzen-based CPUs in 2017. These offered an impressive bang for your buck, so much so that Intel upped its own mainstream Core game by introducing 8th Gen chips imbued with more cores and threads than ever before. Ryzen was, and is, a good thing for the PC market. Though arguably offering better value than Intel across a broad price … [Read more...] about AMD Ryzen 5 2400G and Ryzen 3 2200G