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Building a versatile HTPC with AMD’s Ryzen 5 2400G and the ROG Strix B450-I

ASUS Blog – 11.30.18 (11.27.18)

AMD holds the crown for game-worthy integrated graphics performance thanks to its Ryzen processors with Radeon Vega technology. Packing CPU cores and GPU resources onto the same die in the right proportions is a perpetual challenge, particularly as modern games push new features that improve realism. AMD strikes a sweet balance this generation, allowing for some insanely cool small form factor builds capable of casual gaming at 1080p.

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Game PC Build: How to Remove Bottlenecks and Maximize Performance

Seagate Blog – 10.24.18 (10.23.18)

When looking at a gaming PC build — whether an upcoming plan to build a PC, or upgrading a PC you already have — most gamers will prioritize researching the best CPU, GPU, and RAM they can get, as these are generally the most expensive items.

While prioritizing those should very much be the case, it isn’t everything you need to consider, though. There could be a bottleneck in your system, depending on where you decided to cut back on spending. Some do this on RAM, others when deciding whether or not to add liquid cooling to their CPU. For me? I’ve sometimes chosen to avoid spending money on new Hard Disk Drives (HDD) or Solid State Drives (SSD) for that matter — by reusing the storage I already have.

Read more: Game PC Build: How to Remove Bottlenecks and Maximize Performance 

ROG Maximus XI Hero Wi-Fi Gaming Motherboard Overview

ASUS YouTube Channel – 10.9.18 (10.8.18)

 

Load up with more cores for more performance with the ROG Maximus XI Hero, ready for 9th generation Intel® Core™ processors. The revamped ASUS 5-Way Optimization overclocks intelligently based on smart prediction and thermal telemetry while FanXpert 4 delivers dynamic system cooling. Aura Sync with addressable headers features full RGB customization.

Source: ROG Maximus XI Hero Wi-Fi Gaming Motherboard Overview

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