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My 2nd AMD Ryzen Build!

by SLOWION

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22 Comments

Details

Date Published

June 10, 2017

CPU Clock Rate

3.2GHz

GPU Core Clock Rate

1.26GHz

GPU Effective Memory Clock Rate

8.0GHz

Description

What's up guys! I'm back, finally got around to building a Ryzen 5 1600 system for gaming and streaming.

You guys can check out my first Ryzen build here on PCPP btw

Anyway, since I had good results with the Ryzen 7 1700 build I decided to purchase a Ryzen 5 1600 CPU and do sort of a mid-range build with it. Got a little carried away with the price but overall I'm pleased with the results.

I made a build video on YouTube if you guys wanna check it out!

Also thanks to ASUS, Cooler Master and FSP for providing parts for the build!

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Fionngpu 1 point 5 months ago

Nice

SLOWION submitter 5 Builds 1 point 5 months ago

thanks dude!

PotatoDinosawr 1 point 5 months ago

Awsome

SLOWION submitter 5 Builds 1 point 5 months ago

thank ya!

OnePerson303 1 point 5 months ago

Hey! That's a great build!

SLOWION submitter 5 Builds 1 point 5 months ago

thanks!

MSJ321 1 point 5 months ago

Hey dude nice build, is there much benefit in having the water cooler, I'm thinking of making a very similar build, with 8gb of ram and just the stock cooler. just wondering if it's worth getting the extra cooler, thanks

SLOWION submitter 5 Builds 1 point 5 months ago

I would personally ditch the stock cooler if you're looking to overclock to 3.8+ GHz just to keep the fan noise/temps down.

An AIO isn't really needed though, you'll be plenty fine with a decent mid-range air cooler

TheSneakyRM 0 points 5 months ago

dude stock cooler also does fine but with an AIO you can overclock your cpu higher

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Yahtadi 1 point 5 months ago

That case is ... Expensive

Pegla 1 point 5 months ago

Nice build man. How satisfied are you with that mothearboard? Do you have problems with booting time?

SLOWION submitter 5 Builds 2 points 5 months ago

It's been working fine so far, no problems with overclocking or anything like that. The UEFI is a little basic compared to the Crosshair VI Hero board that I also own though

RoyalSovereign 1 point 5 months ago

Really nice...

unhero29 1 point 5 months ago

How is the 580 performing? On par with a 1060? I'm really thinking about buying that card since I just bought a 1600...

SLOWION submitter 5 Builds 1 point 4 months ago

I recently ran some benchmarks with the 580 you can check out here > https://youtu.be/pdcg299g0yw

unhero29 1 point 4 months ago

Thanks! I'll check it out!

tyreej 1 point 4 months ago

How do you like the AIO? Considering it in my current r5 1600 build

SLOWION submitter 5 Builds 1 point 4 months ago

The pump is a little loud for my taste but no complaints otherwise, fans are quiet and it was easy to install.

LukeDaDuke2017 1 point 9 days ago

have any benchmarks for csgo, pubg, or battlefront? I am considering a similar build, is it any good? https://pcpartpicker.com/user/LukeDaDuke2017/saved/H2Bhqs

SLOWION submitter 5 Builds 1 point 5 days ago

No sorry, I haven't tested those games

LukeDaDuke2017 1 point 5 days ago

oh thts fine

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SLOWION submitter 5 Builds 1 point 5 months ago

Nope I still have it on hand