Will the B650 motherboard for the Ryzen 7000 limit overclocking? AMD clarifies that overclocking is possible
At the press conference two days ago, AMD launched the Ryzen 7000 series processors, as well as the new AM5 platform and chipset, namely X670E, X670, B650E and B650. The X series will be launched in September, and the B650 series will be launched in October. listed.
For players, if you want to experience the best and strongest experience, then the Ryzen 7000+X670E/X670 motherboard is definitely the first choice. The overclocking function is complete, and the power supply is also very powerful. Mutually.
The B650 series is aimed at more mainstream users. It also supports PCIe 5.0 graphics cards and storage, but only one can be used at the same time. It will be available in October. The advantage is that the price is cheap, starting at only $125.
However, there is bad news in the past two days, that is, the B650 series will block the overclocking function this time, or only open the memory overclocking. This is different from the previous performance, which has caused Fan A to worry about the AMD and friends who block overclocking. What is the difference between Intel and Intel?
Fortunately, this is an oolong. Robert Hallock, AMD's technical marketing director, denied the news of overclocking restrictions on reddit, saying that the 50-series chipsets still support various forms of overclocking, as before, without restrictions.
The anandtech website, which previously reported that the B650 limits overclocking, has also updated the information. You can see the specifications comparison of the four chipsets they made. Generally speaking, as long as players do not have such harsh requirements for graphics card expansion and power supply, the B650 motherboard will not experience much. How much has shrunk.