yurithmeticsJan 8, 2019, 7:53 PM I recently purchased a GTX 1060 3 GB. On Amazon, there is a new Amd ryzen 5 1600 for 159.99$ and a new 2600 for only 5$ more. There is a used 1600 for $149.99, however. Which one should I go for? I searched up the Bottleneck calculator and it says that my 1060 graphics is too weak for a 2600, with a 35.84% bottleneck. But then again, some … [Read more...] about AMD Ryzen 5 1600 vs 2600
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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?
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?