New 'budget build" Ryzen based gaming PC.
A newer, simpler, cheaper version of Maximus
I will update more information later.
|CPU||AMD Ryzen 5 3600 3.6 GHz 6-Core Processor|
|Cooler||Initially used the Wraith Stealth Cooler that was supplied with the CPU. |
I have a Wraith Prism RGB LED from Ryzen 2700X purchase.
I fitted the Wraith Prism RGB LED and if gives 9.77% performance improvement in Cinebench R20.
|Motherboard||MSI B450 TOMAHAWK ATX AM4 Motherboard|
|Memory||Corsair Vengeance LPX 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3200 Memory|
|GPU 1||Palit RTX 2080 OC|
|GPU 2||Might add in a secondary AMD GPU later. That would need a PSU upgrade though.|
Decided to look for a secondary Nvidia GPU to drive an additional monitor.
|Disc Drive 1||Team L5 LITE 3D 240 GB 2.5" Solid State Drive|
|Disc Drive 2||Seagate FireCuda 2 TB 3.5" 7200RPM Hybrid Internal Hard Drive - additional storage for "Main Drive".|
|Disc Drive 3||Seagate 5TB USB drive to store games.|
Corsair CX 750M 750W 80+ Bronze Certified Modular ATX Power Supply.
Corsair RM 750X Gold.
|Case||Kolink Horizon RGB|
|Monitor||Primary Monitor = BenQ 32 inch EW3270U 4K HDR monitor. |
Secondary Monitor = Acer 1080p 60Hz monitor.