1. Z

    FS: AMD Ryzen 1700 with Wraith Spire Cooler (Used for a Week) - $270 Shipped **SOLD**

    Hey guys, I have an AMD Ryzen 1700 CPU for sale that is basically new (it was used for one week and switched out for a 1700X). Comes in retail box with the wraith spire cooler. Asking $270 shipped. I can take paypal or bitcoin. My heatware is zombielando. Just PM me or reply here if you're...
  2. R

    AM4 Socket Dimensions Help Needed

    Hey AMD MoBos! We over in the SFF section need help from an AM4 motherboard owner to measure the distance between the IHS surface on Ryzen CPU to the motherboard PCB. Link to OP: LP/SFF Cooler mounting adaptors for AM4 For the LGA 115x socket the "Integrated Stackup Height" (mm) From Top of...
  3. spacedrone808

    Gigabyte GA-AX370 Gaming 5 and Windows 7 [some usb ports don't work]

    Bios: F5 OS: Windows 7 x64 SP1 with all updates till January 2017 Successfully installed operating system and all appropriate drivers from Gigabyte site. But one device remains unknown: AMDUSB3\ROOT_HUB3&VID_1022&PID_145C&REV_0000&SID_50071458 Obviously this is an USB 3.0 host controller...
  4. spacedrone808

    Gigabyte GA-AX370 Gaming 5 in Windows 7 with nvme ssd

    I just want to know. Is there any successful users of such weirdo combination? Looking forward to hearing from you, guys.
  5. FrgMstr

    Totally Legit FLIR AM4 Motherboard Image Testing

    First and foremost, I did not know that FLIR had a camera (FLIR ONE Thermal Imager for Android) for $205 nowadays to do thermal imaging. The last time I looked, the things were several thousand dollars, so thanks to "Nerdy" Nathan Kirsh of Legit Reviews for the heads up on that! On to the...
  6. Zarathustra[H]

    One Motherboard Maker Explains why AMD AM4 Boards are Missing

    Have you been looking to set up a sweet new Ryzen system, only to be foiled by not being able to find a motherboard? Well, you are not alone. Legit Reviews has been looking into just why we have seen such a shortage of compatible AM4 boards. Of course, it depends on who you ask. AMD...
  7. euskalzabe

    Ryzen 5 build... How do you decide what mobo BRAND?

    I've been reading online to decide on an AM4 motherboard, but advice out there is laughably contradictory. If you don't OC and all you need is to connect your CPU, a mid-range GPU (RX 480 in my case) and a couple sticks of DDR4 (just bought 8GB or Patriot Viper Elite 3200mhz sticks on...
  8. A

    Gigabyte AB350M-gaming AM4 + Ryzen 7 1700x problem

    Hi guys, got the 1700x on a gigabyte ab350m matx board with hyperx 2x16 gb 2400mhz ram and getting some problems. First symptom came with win10 installation was super slow but eventually finished. Then would get intermittent non boots, maybe 1 out of 10 reboots would get stuck at the mobo splash...
  9. T

    Want to make a prediction? Tell me about Raven Ridge web performance under Linux

    Now that some of you have examined Ryzen (or read reviews) after only a day or two, this is a speculative poll. I am particularly interested in performance when running many tabs in Google Chrome under Ubuntu and plenty of RAM and integrated graphics only.
  10. FrgMstr

    AMD Ryzen 1700X on the [H] Test Bench

    Air cooling AMD's Ryzen? Screw that! Well OK, we are going to do that too, but we figured we would start with the fun stuff since most others would start with what AMD handed them. I spent some quality time here this week with the drill press. Thankfully the Thermalright True Spirit 140...
  11. FrgMstr

    BioStar has its AMD Ryzen AM4 Motherboards Listed for Now

    BioStar is ahead of the pack when it comes to talking Ryzen AM4 motherboards, so I am unsure whether or not these pages will remain live for long. BioStar has three of its X370 chipset motherboards listed on its site; X370GT7 Ver. 5.x, X370GT5 Ver. 5.x, X370GT3 Ver. 6.x. It also has two of...
  12. FrgMstr

    Scythe FUMA SCFM-1000 Twin Tower CPU Air Cooler @ [H]

    Scythe FUMA SCFM-1000 Twin Tower CPU Air Cooler - Scythe has a history of building CPU air coolers that not only perform well, but are also are a value in terms of your hard earned money. The FUMA cooler is built with the PC hardware enthusiast in mind and sports multiple fan configurations...
  13. J

    Best Liquid Coolers for Z270 & AM4 ?

    I am interested in new and improved liquid coolers geared towards the new Z270 and AM4 platforms. I've never used a liquid cooler before and not sure if I really even need it or not. My issue is that we do not have central air so, in the summer it gets 85f to 90f ambient room temps in here so...
  14. J

    M.2, U.2 or 2.5 best NVMe ssd on z270 or AM4?

    I'm trying to figure out which NVMe ssd is best for boot-up time, loading games and general over-all experience to go along with the new z270 or AM4 motherboards. I have never had an ssd yet so, I'll have to wait and see what the benchmarks say to help chose Intel or AMD. I planned on a z270...
  15. Pieter3dnow

    New AM4 motherboards spotted from Seems okay :)
  16. Pieter3dnow

    AMD prepares Zen for CES 2017 launch

    According to Digitimes : Seems we are getting there finally and if Zen goes on sale in February it should finally be over ;)
  17. cageymaru

    New Zen information, AM3+ info, APU presentation, and video card information

    CPU presentation seems to start at the 55:00 mark. I find it interesting that the current FX series is being acknowledged for being VR Ready by Valve and others. I skimmed the video so enjoy watching it along with me. ;) Yes, this is an event from Korea and I saw this information on the AMD...
  18. cageymaru

    Report: AMD Socket AM4 Compatible with Existing AM2/AM3 Coolers

    Report: AMD Socket AM4 Compatible with Existing AM2/AM3 Coolers. Report: AMD Socket AM4 Compatible with Existing AM2/AM3 Coolers | PC Perspective Answering a customer question on Facebook, a Thermalright representative responded (translated): "For all AMD fans, we have good news. As we advance...