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B450 max A-Pro or B450 max Tomahawk

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Hello my brother is going to build a pc with a r5 3600

B450 max A-Pro is around 90-95 euros 

B450 max Tomahawk is around 125-130 euros

Which motherboard is a better value right now for a ryzen 5 3600?

Thank you.

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If you want a seamless upgrade to 4th gen Ryzen I would strongly recommend B550/X570.


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Better value? The cheapest one. It's a motherboard.

Spec wise, they are practically identical. Except the Tomahawk has a USB Type C port and the Pro has an extra 1x PCI-E slot.


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8 minutes ago, Yiannis15 said:

Hello my brother is going to build a pc with a r5 3600

B450 max A-Pro is around 90-95 euros 

B450 max Tomahawk is around 125-130 euros

Which motherboard is a better value right now for a ryzen 5 3600?

Thank you.

I have only ever heard good things about the b450 tomahawk, I owned a b350 tomahawk and liked it a lot. The boards both have equivalent VRM's so it really comes down to if one has a certain feature the other doesn't and you want that feature. Personally I would go for the wildly popular and critically acclaimed tomahawk but again it really doesn't matter they will both run the 3600 the same and be great boards for the money


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