August 12, 2020

Best 7 Motherboard for Ryzen 7 2700x (2020)

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Ryzen 7 2700x is a game-changer processor, especially with desktop. A mind-blowing unparalleled mixture of single and double core performance is presented by Ryzen 7. It is an ideal choice for PC to build. Supporting different functions like 3D Modeling, rendering software, Workstation for Adobe After effects, and video editing for PC.

How to pick compatible motherboard for Ryzen 7 2700x?

There are plenty of motherboards for Ryzen 7 and Choosing motherboard for Ryzen 7 2700x processor is easy but yet some important factors need to be considered. So here are some important points before selecting a processor for Ryzen-7 :

Chipset

If you are using your PC for high-end purposes then you should use high-end chipset. Intel and AMD provide world best high-end chipsets. In this case, you have to make one choice for chipset which will be X299 for Intel and X399 for AMD.

Similarly, If you are using your PC for average purposes and multipurpose tasks then you can choose any of the chipsets from Z370 from Intel and X370, X470 from AMD.

 X570 chipset is compatible with the motherboard of Ryzen 7 2700x. Provide the best features and functions.

Socket

The socket is one of the essential elements while choosing a motherboard. There are many sockets available in the market but only three of them are best in market BGA, LGA, and PGA. Intel supports only LGA socket while BGA and PGA are supported AMD processors. Mostly available as a default setup in the motherboard.

Form factor

Last but not least form factor is the best way to choose a motherboard. In simple words, it includes size, shape the general shape of the processor. it determines if a motherboard fits a particular case. For Ryzen 7 2700x ATX is the best choice.




NAMEPRICEFORM FACTORIMAGE
MSI B450 TomahawkCheck price!ATXMSI-B450-Tomahawk-best-motherboard-for-ryzen-7-2700x
GIGABYTE B450MCheck price!Micro ATXgigabyte-B450m-gaming-best-motherboard-for-ryzen-7-2700x
Asus ROG STRIX B450-FCheck price!ATX asus-rog-strix-B450-best-motherboard-for-ryzen-7-2700x
ASRock B450 Pro 4Check price!Micro ATXASRock-B450-Pro-4-best-motherboard-ryzen7-2700x
MPG X570Check price!ATX mpg-x570-best-motherboard-for-ryzen-7-2700x
Strix B350-FCheck price!ATXasus-rog-strix-B350-best-motherboard-for-ryzen-7-2700x
MSI X370 Pro CarbonCheck price!ATXMSI-X370-GAMING-PRO-CARBON-best-motherboard-for-ryzen-7-2700x



Detail list of motherboard




MSI B450 Tomahawk

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  • Socket: AM4
  • max CPU: Ryzen 9
  • Form Factor: ATX
  • Memory: DDR4 Slots
  • Up to 128 GB, Supports DDR4 3466+(OC)
  • PCIe: 2 PCIe 3.0 x16, 3 PCIe 2.0 x1
  • Graphics Output: HDMI, DVI-D, D-Sub
  • max Resolution: 4096×2160@30Hz, 2560×1600@60Hz
  • Audio: 6 ports (Realtek® ALC892 Codec)
  • Storage: 6 x SATA3, 1 x M.2 slot
  • USB: 6 x USB 3.1, 6 x USB 2.0
  • LAN: 1(Realtek® 8111H)

SI B450 Tomahawk overall very good motherboard for ryzen 7 2700x.It supports 1st,2nd, and 3rd generation AMD Ryzen. having DDR4 memory DIMM slots (4133(OC) MHz) and AM4 socket.

Easy to install

you can flash any BIOS within second with the help of USB stick without installing CPU, memory, or graphic card.

ProsCons
Six fan headers Lacks secondary M.2
Decent VRMRGB headers not independently controllable
Equipped with USB 3.1, USB Type-C and M.2 32Gbps
Affordable



GIGABYTE B450M

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  • Socket: AM4
  • max CPU: Ryzen 9
  • Form Factor: Micro ATX
  • Memory: Dual-Channel DDR4-3600 (OC) Up to 64GB
  • PCIe: PCIe Gen3 x4 110mm M.2
  • Graphics Output: HDMI, DVI-D
  • max Resolution: 1920×1200 @ 60 Hz(by 1 DVI-D port) 2560×1600@60Hz (by 1 HDMI port)
  • Audio: 6 ports (Realtek ALC887)
  • Storage: 4 x SATA 6Gb/s, 1 x M.2 connector
  • USB: 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1, 2 x USB 2.0/1.1
  • LAN: 1(Realtek GbE )

The GIGABYTE B450M motherboard provides you a solid cornerstone for your next gaming setup having 1st and 2nd generation AMD Ryzen CPU. pretty much similar to the previous one motherboard (MSI B450 Tomahawk). it also has 4 DDR DIMM slots (3466(OC) MHz) and AM4 Socket.

It also has RGB LED Strips in 7 Colors including smart fan 5 and High-Quality Audio Capacitors and Audio Noise Guard. Offering SSD performance with HDD capacity and Making the PC experience fast, smooth, and easy.

ProsCons
Performance on par with X470 OC limits due to hardware and software implementation
Broad connectivity optionsPrimary M.2 is placed under the graphics card slot which is not only the hottest place but it’s also inaccessible without removing the graphics card
Very good value



Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING

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  • Socket: AM4
  • Form Factor: ATX
  • LED Lighting: RGB
  • Num of Memory Slots: 4×288pin
  • Memory: DDR4 3466(O.C.) Up to 64GB
  • PCIe: 1 x PCI 2.0 x16 slots, 2 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16
  • Graphics Output: HDMI / DisplayPort
  • max Resolution: 4096 x 2160 @ 60 Hz (by 1 display port 1.2) 4096 x 2160 @ 60 Hz (by 1 HDMI port)
  • Audio Chipset: ROG SupremeFX
  • Storage: 4 x SATA 6Gb/s port, 1 x M.2 Socket 3
  • USB: 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1, 2 x USB 2.0
  • LAN: 1(Intel i211AT )

The Strix B450-F Gaming is a gaming-centric motherboard with good looks and included well-rounded features.B450-F gaming includes six SATA ports, two M.2 slots for storage plus an M.2 Key E slot for a Wi-Fi module, premium audio, USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10 Gbps).

ProsCons
Overclocks our 2700X without issue No M.2 heatsinks
Integrated Rear IO panelNo Wi-Fi
Debug Panel LEDsHigher idle power consumption



ASRock B450 Pro 4

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  • Socket: AM4
  • Form Factor: Micro ATX
  • LED Lighting: RGB
  • Num of Memory Slots: 4×288pin
  • Memory: DDR4 3200 Up to 64GB
  • PCIe: 1 x PCI Express 2.0 x1 Slot, 1 x PCI Express 2.0 x16 Slot,1 x PCI Express 3.0 x16 Slot
  • Graphics Output: HDMI / DVI-D /  D-Sub
  • Max Resolution: 4K x 2K (4096×2160) @ 24 Hz / (3840×2160) @ 30 Hz,
  • Audio Chipset: Realtek ALC892
  • Storage: 4 x SATA3 6.0Gb/s, 1 x Ultra M.2 Socket (M2_1)
  • USB: 2 x USB 2.0 Ports , 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C Port
  • LAN: 1(Realtek RTL8111H )

When you want to spend the least amount of money on a motherboard but don’t want to sacrifice the performance at the same time, then the ASRock B450 Pro 4 is best deal for you. It comes in a Micro ATX form factor, supports AMD AM4 Socket, and has 4 DDR4 DIMM Slots. This motherboard has a pair of onboard Type-A and Type-C USB 3.1 Gen2 ports built on the rear i/o for supporting next-generation USB 3.1 Gen2 devices and to deliver up to 10 Gbps data transfer rates.

Dual M.2 For SSD

Equipped with an M.2 slot that supports both SATA3 6Gb/s and PCIe Gen3 x4 Ultra M.2 interface that pushes data transfer speeds up to 32Gb/s, and is compatible with ASRock’s U.2 Kit for installing some of the world’s fastest U.2 PCIe Gen3 x4 SSD.

ProsCons
Overclocked our Ryzen 5 2600 to 4.2GHz 4 SATA ports may limit future expansion
2x RGB headers and 1 addressable 2x M.2 slots



MPG X570

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  • Socket: AM4
  • Form Factor: ATX
  • LED Lighting: RGB
  • Num of Memory Slots: 4×288pin
  • Memory: DDR4  4400 Up to 128 GB
  • PCIe: 1 x PCIe 4.0/3.0 x16 slot, 1 x PCIe 4.0/3.0 x4 slot,2 x PCIe 3.0 x1 slots
  • Graphics Output: 1 x HDMI 1.4 port
  • Max Resolution: 4096×2160 @24Hz
  • Audio Chipset: Realtek ALC1220
  • Storage: 6 x SATA 6Gb/s, 2 x M.2 slots
  • USB: 2 x USB 2.0 connectors, 2 x USB 3.2 Gen1 connectors
  • LAN: 1(Intel i211AT )
  • Bluetooth: Supports Bluetooth 5

Next one of the best budget motherboard MPG x570 we have that has possibly one of the best motherboards for mid-end gaming. This ATX motherboard has an AM4 socket and supports maximum up to 128GB with DDR4 memory slots.

ProsCons
Adequate voltage regulator for Ryzen 3000 rangeSome software and BIOS features didn’t work for us.
Good overclocking on mid-budget Ryzen 7 3700X.



Strix B350-F Gaming

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  • Socket: AM4
  • Form Factor: ATX
  • LED Lighting: RGB
  • Num of Memory Slots: 4×288pin
  • Memory: DDR4 3200(O.C.) Up to 64 GB
  • PCIe: 2 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 , 1 x PCIe 2.0 x16,3 x PCIe 2.0 x1
  • Graphics Output: HDMI 1.4b, DisplayPort 1.2
  • Max Resolution:  4096 x 2160 @ 60 Hz
  • Audio Chipset: ROG SupremeFX
  • Storage: 4 x SATA 6Gb/s port, 1 x M.2 Socket 3
  • USB: 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1, 2 x USB 2.0 connector, additional 4 USB 2.0 port(s)
  • LAN: 1(Intel i211AT )

The Strix is the best gaming motherboard for Ryzen 7 2700x.it offers 3-way crossfire support, 1 M.2 socket, RGB lighting, 2 RGB light strip headers, 6 SATA3 connectors, 8 USB rear I/O connectors. it supports DDR4 3200MHz with AM4 socket.

This board includes ROG application for syncing your RGB lighting, includes a beefy heat sink. However, if you’re chasing high over-clocks, you’ll have the best results using our next board.

ProsCons
Stable performance with StoreMI supportUsing the longer M.2 slot can suppress the PCI Express x16 bandwidth.
Improved layout compared to ROG Strix B350-F Gaming.
High-end audio for the price.



MSI X370 Pro Carbon

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  • Socket: AM4
  • Form Factor: ATX
  • LED Lighting: RGB
  • Num of Memory Slots: 4×288pin
  • Memory: DDR4 3200(OC) Up to 64 GB
  • PCIe: 2 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 , 1 x PCIe 2.0 x16,3 x PCIe 2.0 x1
  • Graphics Output: HDMI 1.4b, DisplayPort 1.2
  • Max Resolution:  4096 x 2160 @ 60 Hz
  • Audio Chipset: ROG SupremeFX
  • Storage: 4 x SATA 6Gb/s port, 1 x M.2 Socket 3
  • USB: 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1, 2 x USB 2.0 connector, additional 4 USB 2.0 port(s)
  • LAN: 1(Intel i211AT )

This AMD X370 motherboard is a go-to choice for extreme gamers who always in the search of best. This ATX motherboard has an AM4 socket and supports up to 64gb with DD4 3200(OC) memory slots. Provide you sleek style with Heatsink and RGB misc light which can control by mobile as well as MSI gaming application. While on the other hand, its M.2 state drive gives you smooth and stable performance with low temperatures.

ProsCons
Table-topping gaming speedHigh power draw
Loads of featuresNo on-board buttons or displays
Good-looking, with RGB LEDsMiddling CPU and storage performance



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