AMD Ryzen R9 5900X belongs to the current AMD sub-flagship CPU. Its positioning is second only to R9 5950X. It has 12 cores and 24 threads. It is more suitable for productivity workers with high-performance requirements, such as deep learning, rendering modeling design, video editing, Film and television post-production, etc. So what motherboard is best for AMD Ryzen 9 5900X? Let me share with you the motherboard recommendation for AMD Ryzen 9 5900X.
Before matching the motherboard, let’s take a look at the parameters of the AMD Ryzen 9 5900X processor and understand the interface types, as shown in the table below.
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X parameters
|CPU name||AMD Ryzen R9 5900X|
|core thread||12 cores and 24 threads|
|Process technology||7 nanometers|
|Support overclocking||Support overclocking|
|Built-in nuclear display||No built-in graphics|
|TDP power consumption||105W|
|best motherboard||B550 or X570 motherboard|
In terms of parameters, AMD Ryzen 9 5900X adopts the most advanced 7-nanometer process and is still based on the AM4 interface design. It has 12 cores and 24 threads, a base frequency of 3.7GHz, and an acceleration frequency of 4.8GHz. In terms of advanced cache, it is equipped with 64MB three L2 cache and 6MB L2 cache, while the memory supports dual-channel DDR4-3200MHz, no built-in core graphics card, you need to purchase an independent graphics card separately, thermal design power consumption is 105W, and it is positioned as a sub-flagship high-end product.
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What motherboard is best for AMD Ryzen R9 5900X?
As for which motherboard is suitable for the CPU, I believe this is already a common topic. AMD Ryzen 9 5900X still uses the AM4 interface. When a new processor is launched, a new matching motherboard will also be launched. R9 5900X is best suited for 500 series motherboards.
At present, AMD 500 series motherboards include A520, B550, and X570 motherboards. Among them, the A520 motherboard is positioned at the entry-level and is only suitable for some entry-level CPUs, such as the Ryzen R3 series or below models. Personally, I suggest R9 5900X is the first choice for mid-range mainstream B550 and high-end X570 motherboards.
Recommended example of B550 motherboard
1. ASUS TUF GAMING B550M-PLUS heavy gunner motherboard
2. MSI MAG B550M MORTAR motherboard
3. MSI MAG B550M MORTAR WIFI mortar motherboard (with wireless network card)
4. ASUS TUF GAMING B550M-PLUS WIFI heavy gunner motherboard (with wireless network card)
5. Gigabyte Xiaodiao B550M AORUS ELITE motherboard
X570 motherboard recommendation example
1. ASUS TUF GAMING X570-PRO (WI-FI) motherboard support
2. MSI MPG X570S EDGE MAX WIFI Blade MAX motherboard
3. ROG STRIX X570-E GAMING WIFI II
4. MSI MPG X570S CARBON MAX WIFI Diablo
5. MSI MEG X570S UNIFY-X MAX Shadow Computer Motherboard
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The above is the AMD Ryzen 9 5900X and motherboard matching knowledge shared. The best choice for this processor is the high-spec X570 motherboard. The motherboard brand is recommended to be the first-tier brand ASUS, Gigabyte, MSI, etc. The second tier can choose ASRock. Hope This article can help everyone, pay attention to the uniscolian, and acquire more computer hardware knowledge.