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its true...plus, with a 1600, you get a heavy duty HSF...the 1600x, your on your own. If you water cool or get an AIO like a lot of use do, not a problem...but if you wanted to save up over time to buy an AIO, but build your pc NOW and USE IT (instead of look at the pile of boxes while your budget constraints keep you from your final one or two pieces such as an AIO)

Maybe its just me, limit my spending due to a) finally decided to adult and buy a house. Lived in 5 states in last 12 years, figured it was time to plant some roots, close to retirement from all these wonderful years in the Navy.

and b) the wife would kill me for continuing to spend money...even though I do it when the budget allows. Mostly B....lol

But I digress. Save 30 bucks to put TOWARDS a cooler in the future (or now?) and have a backup plan. thats how I see it thumbsupsmiley.pngcheers.gif
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I just watched that a few days ago, but I didn't pay attention to the RAM, I was focused on the 1600's running at 4.0ghz....lol

Thanks, worth watching again. thumb.gif

EDIT:
Most of the B350's I looked at didn't have enough SATA ports for me. The one that did was sold out, unless I wanted to pay a 20.00 premium. That is why I'm went to the Krait. I've had good luck with both my MSI boards, they've never missed a beat.

Yeh ive used alot of boards over the years and MSI by far has been the best experience for me thus far, which is why I went back this time around for another. I only run 1 or 2 drives in my system with a NAS setup for storage of movies/music etc. I stopped building full ATX systems years ago to save desk space in my small room. AMD's problem previously was no good mATX boards existed for the FX platform, so Im excited about this ryzen setup.
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Im also looking at a EK predator 240 system if i can fit it in this mATX case wink.gif
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Yeh ive used alot of boards over the years and MSI by far has been the best experience for me thus far, which is why I went back this time around for another. I only run 1 or 2 drives in my system with a NAS setup for storage of movies/music etc. I stopped building full ATX systems years ago to save desk space in my small room. AMD's problem previously was no good mATX boards existed for the FX platform, so Im excited about this ryzen setup.

They do have the SFF boards, the X300/A300 series. You been checking those out?
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I'm going to use the same cooler I'm running now. Lepa Aquachanger 240 w/gentle typhoons. Love it. Lepa sent me the mounting bracket for the AM4 too, free of charge!
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They do have the SFF boards, the X300 series. You been checking those out?

Oh im talking about the old bulldozer 8 cores. mATX support for those was awful, my current system is a FM2 with a 860k on a A88XM and this board was the like best thing money could buy for that cpu in that form factor. lol
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My Ryzen 5 1600 has XFR. It will boost to 3.8. So it may not boost as high but it does boost beyond spec due to XFR.
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My Ryzen 5 1600 has XFR. It will boost to 3.8. So it may not boost as high but it does boost beyond spec due to XFR.

Great! Thanks for the info, it seems the specs are wrong then.
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My Ryzen 5 1600 has XFR. It will boost to 3.8.

Is that out of the box? I plan to OC a new 1600 to 3.6-3.8 range but would still like it to boost a single core to 4.0 like the 1600X does. Is that possible or can you only control base clock when OCing? Obviously I'm new at this.
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Is that out of the box? I plan to OC a new 1600 to 3.6-3.8 range but would still like it to boost a single core to 4.0 like the 1600X does. Is that possible or can you only control base clock when OCing? Obviously I'm new at this.

Yeah out of the box. I've overclocked my 1600 to 4Ghz pretty easily @ 1.45 V (all cores). I'm running a dark rock pro 3 and temps look good (under 65 on load). Keep in mind I haven't tried lower voltage. Just Cranked it to 1.45. Ram is running at 3200mhz @ 1.4 volts 16-16-16-38. Next thing I'm looking to do is overclock via Bclock for faster ram. Loving the Asus crosshair board. Seriously a powerful board and reminds me of my tweaking days with DFI.

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