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Posted · Original PosterOP

So i want to get this new motherboard "Gigabyte B450 AORUS Elite ATX Motherboard", when i go to check what ram/ memory, as i am new to the pc world... it says supports ecc un-buffered dimm or supports non-ecc un-buffered dimm. As i don't know what this means, all i want to know is if i can use any 16gb of ram (8gbx2) in this motherboard or do i have to get seperate special memory/ram.

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1 minute ago, Duckeee said:

So i want to get this new motherboard "Gigabyte B450 AORUS Elite ATX Motherboard", when i go to check what ram/ memory, as i am new to the pc world... it says supports ecc un-buffered dimm or supports non-ecc un-buffered dimm. As i don't know what this means, all i want to know is if i can use any 16gb of ram (8gbx2) in this motherboard or do i have to get seperate special memory/ram.

Ecc is error checking and unbuffered or buffered is a whoooool different long story but you shouldn't worry about these your memory probably will work just fine with that board 


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3100.

B550m TuF plus.

Hyper x rgb 8 gig stick. (MJR or CJR  i still don't know lol).

1650 super.

CX450.

MX500.

NX500.

 

 

 

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Standard memory is fine, you dont need anything special.

 

What memory are you looking at anyways??


 

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Posted · Original PosterOP
1 minute ago, ShrimpBrime said:

Standard memory is fine, you dont need anything special.

 

What memory are you looking at anyways??

there any brands you recommend that are budget?  

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Corsair and G.Skill seem to be most popular. 

 

Pick memory 3200mhz or faster with an even cas latency of 16 at xmp speeds.

 

Ideal timings would be 16-16-16 or 16-18-18.


 

Lid-less PGA 2700x / ROG B450-I Gaming / Corsair 3000mhz SK Hynix / RTX 2060 / EVGA 750w

Lid-less 8700K / Maximus X Hero / G.Skill 4266mhz B-Die / RTX 2060 / Antec 1000w CP series

Ryzen Athlon 220ge with Vega Graphics / Asus Prime B450M-A / Corsair LED 3000mhz / 550w Antec Office PC.

DFI LanParty UT / Opteron 148 / DDR Corsair XMS Expert / X1800 XT 256MB Bios modded

Asus CrossHair Formula IV / Phenom II x4 B97 / Dominator GT 2000mhz. / EVGA GTX 770

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2 minutes ago, Duckeee said:

there any brands you recommend that are budget?  

G.skill aegis is a pretty good cheap dimm and ripjaws V are also decent but they are more expensive usually


Fun Fact: The Meshify c is the best case to ever exist.

 

 

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3100.

B550m TuF plus.

Hyper x rgb 8 gig stick. (MJR or CJR  i still don't know lol).

1650 super.

CX450.

MX500.

NX500.

 

 

 

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1 minute ago, ShrimpBrime said:

16-16-16

That would be ideal and perfect but probably a little too fancy for a budget dimm


Fun Fact: The Meshify c is the best case to ever exist.

 

 

Wārudobītā

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3100.

B550m TuF plus.

Hyper x rgb 8 gig stick. (MJR or CJR  i still don't know lol).

1650 super.

CX450.

MX500.

NX500.

 

 

 

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Posted · Original PosterOP
1 minute ago, TofuHaroto said:

That would be ideal and perfect but probably a little too fancy for a budget dimm

could u explain dimm.?

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12 minutes ago, Duckeee said:

could u explain dimm.?

It means ram lol


Fun Fact: The Meshify c is the best case to ever exist.

 

 

Wārudobītā

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3100.

B550m TuF plus.

Hyper x rgb 8 gig stick. (MJR or CJR  i still don't know lol).

1650 super.

CX450.

MX500.

NX500.

 

 

 

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Posted · Original PosterOP
1 minute ago, TofuHaroto said:

It means ram lol

o............well my excuse i'm new to the pc world

 

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Posted · Original PosterOP
Just now, Duckeee said:

o............well my excuse i'm new to the pc world

 

btw can i use any watt power supply with my pc?

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Posted · Original PosterOP
3 minutes ago, TofuHaroto said:

It means ram lol

btw can i use any watt power supply with my pc?

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16 minutes ago, Duckeee said:

btw can i use any watt power supply with my pc?

Not really just any watt PSU. 

You don't need over-kill, and need to have enough.

Quality is important, as well as the rating.

Gold rated will do just fine.

If the PSU you look at for purchase has less than a 5 year warranty, don't buy it.

 

And to help pick one out, list your total system specs including fans, cooler, drives.... everything.


 

Lid-less PGA 2700x / ROG B450-I Gaming / Corsair 3000mhz SK Hynix / RTX 2060 / EVGA 750w

Lid-less 8700K / Maximus X Hero / G.Skill 4266mhz B-Die / RTX 2060 / Antec 1000w CP series

Ryzen Athlon 220ge with Vega Graphics / Asus Prime B450M-A / Corsair LED 3000mhz / 550w Antec Office PC.

DFI LanParty UT / Opteron 148 / DDR Corsair XMS Expert / X1800 XT 256MB Bios modded

Asus CrossHair Formula IV / Phenom II x4 B97 / Dominator GT 2000mhz. / EVGA GTX 770

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Posted · Original PosterOP
9 minutes ago, ShrimpBrime said:

Not really just any watt PSU. 

You don't need over-kill, and need to have enough.

Quality is important, as well as the rating.

Gold rated will do just fine.

If the PSU you look at for purchase has less than a 5 year warranty, don't buy it.

 

And to help pick one out, list your total system specs including fans, cooler, drives.... everything.

y less den 5 years? is 4 years g

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1 minute ago, Duckeee said:

y less den 5 years? is 4 years g

Just a figure I threw out there.

My Antecs came with 7 years awarranty.

Now running 10 years. + extreme cooling.

Will look to Seagate on my next purchase. 

 

But the reason for this suggestion, is the PSU will see several PC builds. It's worth the few extra bucks ;)


 

Lid-less PGA 2700x / ROG B450-I Gaming / Corsair 3000mhz SK Hynix / RTX 2060 / EVGA 750w

Lid-less 8700K / Maximus X Hero / G.Skill 4266mhz B-Die / RTX 2060 / Antec 1000w CP series

Ryzen Athlon 220ge with Vega Graphics / Asus Prime B450M-A / Corsair LED 3000mhz / 550w Antec Office PC.

DFI LanParty UT / Opteron 148 / DDR Corsair XMS Expert / X1800 XT 256MB Bios modded

Asus CrossHair Formula IV / Phenom II x4 B97 / Dominator GT 2000mhz. / EVGA GTX 770

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Just now, ShrimpBrime said:

Just a figure I threw out there.

My Antecs came with 7 years awarranty.

Now running 10 years. + extreme cooling.

Will look to Seagate on my next purchase. 

 

But the reason for this suggestion, is the PSU will see several PC builds. It's worth the few extra bucks ;)

AMD Ryzen 5 3600 CPU + Gigabyte B450 AORUS Elite ATX Motherboard + Seagate ST1000DM010 1TB BarraCuda 3.5" SATA3 Desktop Hard Drive+Cooler Master MasterBox MB520 RGB Black ATX Case, T/G Window, No PSU+ G.Skill Value 8GB (1x 8GB) DDR4 2400MHz Memory or Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2x 8GB) DDR4 CL14 2400MHz Memory Black.

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7 hours ago, Duckeee said:

AMD Ryzen 5 3600 CPU + Gigabyte B450 AORUS Elite ATX Motherboard + Seagate ST1000DM010 1TB BarraCuda 3.5" SATA3 Desktop Hard Drive+Cooler Master MasterBox MB520 RGB Black ATX Case, T/G Window, No PSU+ G.Skill Value 8GB (1x 8GB) DDR4 2400MHz Memory or Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2x 8GB) DDR4 CL14 2400MHz Memory Black.

I'm sorry no offense i know your new but this is a relatively bad build lemme help you out so first what is your budget and what resolution are you planning on playing in ?


Fun Fact: The Meshify c is the best case to ever exist.

 

 

Wārudobītā

Spoiler

3100.

B550m TuF plus.

Hyper x rgb 8 gig stick. (MJR or CJR  i still don't know lol).

1650 super.

CX450.

MX500.

NX500.

 

 

 

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