Why is AMD the Budget Option for Gamers?

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  • Arvin B
    Arvin B  7 часов назад

    Shocking. The market is efficient with sufficient competition. Econ 101.

    • Margo Parts
      Margo Parts  17 часов назад

      Excellent comparison for a budget PC builder - Thanks!

      • Miguel Mayol
        Miguel Mayol  19 часов назад

        mitigations=off (without internet) vs on in Manjaro Lignux with this same CPUs as now Intel is 40% worse after mitigations. Plus, of course, MS WOS and wine.

        Perhaps some games performance and video editing and rendering performance increases with Intel make worth to play - or render - wine - or Lignux native games or video editing software - offline and with mitigations=off, as it is 66% faster (60%x1.66=100) much more than any overclock

        • Sinclare
          Sinclare  21 часов назад

          There's one thing wrong with intel, there boards. 1156, 2011...... Most people get what I mean. Amd cpu's does not require you to get new boards to keep up with there growth. I could be wrong.✌

          • Chocolate dragon
            Chocolate dragon  1 дней назад

            I used a 2600x because you of the value. I own an i7-8700k as well. Both are fantastic

            • Rctk Radeon
              Rctk Radeon  1 дней назад

              nice video.

              • GhostlyGhille
                GhostlyGhille  2 дней назад

                talked about not needing cooling on intel proceeds to use A.I.O. lol

                • James Gray
                  James Gray  2 дней назад

                  One of the best videos my family has watched from you.
                  What if you were using a 590 graphics card. Would AMD perform better in some areas?

                  • Ball Race
                    Ball Race  2 дней назад

                    Intel is cheaper than amd.

                    • Oakaxe
                      Oakaxe  3 дней назад

                      Is the 750$ budget USD or CAD?

                      • mariozeferino
                        mariozeferino  3 дней назад

                        here's what I'd like to see: an explanation on Why my brand new Ryzen 7 2700 is twice slower than my extremely old I7 920 on Lumion rendering software. when it should be 3.5 faster. Ifeel like i am being scammed by AMD.

                        • montyman montyman
                          montyman montyman  3 дней назад

                          I lov my AMD

                          • Kenshin Himura
                            Kenshin Himura  4 дней назад

                            Yes AMD is for poor people

                            • RockManDo KeeperOfTheStones
                              RockManDo KeeperOfTheStones  4 дней назад

                              Save a buck, get a bucket of regret.

                              • Mike Mckay
                                Mike Mckay  4 дней назад

                                This is just needlessly complicated

                                Cases and PSUs work on both, so those could have been excluded especially as they don't impact performanceSo the "budget" could then have just been for drives, CPU, motherboard, cooler, ram and GPU but with a reflectively smaller budget and with an identical case and PSU being "assumed" for each build

                                • matt karl
                                  matt karl  4 дней назад

                                  I own both intel and AMD systems. For my most recent build (after years of not gaming) I went with AMD and I have no regrets. I have been an AMD fan since I was 14 when I built my first gaming system (33yo now) I am into this build for under 1k and not completely finished with it, however it is finished in the aspect of being a respectable gaming system.

                                  -ASUS Prime X470-Pro - $150
                                  -Ryzen 5 2400g - $150 (because I wanted to wait to buy a card - will prob upgrade to 7 2700 eventually)
                                  -Sapphire Nitro+ RX590 - $229
                                  -16GB Crucial tactical 3000mhz - $100 (will add another 16)
                                  -FSP HYDRO GE 550 - $75
                                  -Crucial MX500 1TB SSD - $120
                                  -Metallic Gear MG-NE510_SR01 Neo Series ATX Case Silver - $110
                                  ***Total $932

                                  I big part of the cost went into the aluminum and glass case which I forget exactly the cost but it was something like $110 and a 3 year warranty on all of the hardware. All things considered I still came in well under 1k and absolutely love the way the rig turned out.
                                  I am not a hardcore gamer by any means. I mostly just been playing Paladins with my g/f. With gfx maxed out the game is capping FPS solid at 175..which is totally overkill because I vsync 144hz.. but from the research I did prior to this build I should be able to see 60+fps max setting / 1080 on mostly any game that is out right now.

                                  • The Bo
                                    The Bo  5 дней назад

                                    Double channel ram has a bigger impact on games than one could think. Comparing single channel 1bank 8GB vs 2x4GB could be not so fair. Maybe Comparing them the same ram config could show more differences

                                    • DaviT
                                      DaviT  5 дней назад

                                      I wish that dude could loose weight... :-( Dude is talented we don't wanna loose you broand it would make a huge difference to your presentation look

                                      • Th3HotRed
                                        Th3HotRed  5 дней назад

                                        why Ryzen Graphics card was not used?

                                        • I don’t know what my name should be
                                          I don’t know what my name should be  5 дней назад

                                          I wanna see this video but for a 1000$ budget

                                          • IdDuncan
                                            IdDuncan  6 дней назад

                                            Maybe add also a prductivity task load testing, Image, & Video édition etc... Just an idea to cover also multitasking behoavior

                                            • Dj Sharpe
                                              Dj Sharpe  6 дней назад

                                              Try and match price to performance of this build... uk prices £1200 full build including monitor keyboard mouse...


                                              • Dj Sharpe
                                                Dj Sharpe  6 дней назад

                                                Also keeping it aesthetically pleasing... certainly you can pick cheaper components... but would you really want that! What would you build for yourself with £1200 $1300???

                                            • AegisHyperon
                                              AegisHyperon  6 дней назад

                                              Xeon is significantly cheaper than Epyc, easy choice if you want ECC

                                              • Brian Jobim Tan
                                                Brian Jobim Tan  6 дней назад

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                                                Component Selection Price

                                                AMD - Ryzen 7 1700X 3.4 GHz 8-Core Processor $169.88
                                                CPU Cooler

                                                Cooler Master - Hyper 212 RGB Black Edition 57.3 CFM CPU Cooler $36.99

                                                MSI - X370 GAMING PLUS ATX AM4 Motherboard $111.98

                                                Corsair - Vengeance LPX 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-2133 Memory $72.89

                                                Western Digital - Caviar Blue 1 TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $45.40

                                                Western Digital - Blue 500 GB M.2-2280 Solid State Drive $64.89
                                                Video Card

                                                MSI - Radeon RX 570 8 GB ARMOR OC Video Card $139.99

                                                Cooler Master - MasterBox Lite 5 ATX Mid Tower Case $49.99
                                                Power Supply

                                                Corsair - CX (2017) 650 W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $49.89

                                                • SaltyScrubLord
                                                  SaltyScrubLord  6 дней назад

                                                  Can ROG STRIX Z390-I GAMING, i know its not posible but can it use Ryzen 7 processor? i overheard some1 pairing it with it, and i coundlt find anywhere the answer. And i asume its a no but wtf are they doing then? and if it is posible, how?

                                                • Shokwavx
                                                  Shokwavx  6 дней назад

                                                  I'd love to see this at different price points: $1000, $1500...

                                                  • Михайло Заклецький
                                                    Михайло Заклецький  7 дней назад

                                                    650w? Really? :)))

                                                    • Erick Harianto
                                                      Erick Harianto  7 дней назад

                                                      Strange I tried to build all new pc...AMD is way cheaper for entry-med level PC build, I did a performance and price research

                                                      • Vert343
                                                        Vert343  1 недель назад

                                                        The other thing useful on AMD based systems, I could chuck a Ryzen 3 3300x in my current 1300x motherboard without a problem,
                                                        I couldnt chuck an Intel i3-9100 into a 7100's mobo with just a bios upgrade

                                                        • Vert343
                                                          Vert343  1 недель назад

                                                          Intel top CPU in the UK: £500-1000
                                                          AMD top CPU in the UK: £300-500

                                                          • Vert343
                                                            Vert343  17 часов назад

                                                            +Divine Elite Then go ahead and buy it, it will get better performance, by a little, but not twice the performance by any means

                                                          • Divine Elite
                                                            Divine Elite  22 часов назад

                                                            I pReFEr thE £1000 0pti0n 1!1!1

                                                        • John E
                                                          John E  1 недель назад

                                                          My $1000 AMD build is just as fast as my girlfriend's intel and nvidia build. And costs $600 less..I actually bave better performance when Im multitasking because of the 6 cores and 12 threads of the ryzen 2600 paired with the 16 gigs of 3200 RAM.

                                                          • Yeets In Blyat
                                                            Yeets In Blyat  1 недель назад

                                                            I’ll save ya 12 minutes. It’s because they provide similar performance in the low and mid range, for a good bit less.

                                                            • You Don't Need To Know Sh!t
                                                              You Don't Need To Know Sh!t  1 недель назад

                                                              i am poor i stuck with my i3 6100 and gtx 960 :D

                                                              • Evan Gangle
                                                                Evan Gangle  1 недель назад

                                                                yeah but you can get the r3 1200 on newegg for $80 and that creams anything intel has to offer at that price.

                                                                • sKyRyu
                                                                  sKyRyu  1 недель назад

                                                                  I hate when someone goes like intel totally suck..
                                                                  Not worth it..
                                                                  Amd is better.. Intel suck..

                                                                  I personally bought a pc in late 2012-13ish.a i5 3rd gen.. And it is still freaking working right now... It sometimes have load pressure and lag a bit... But It is old AF....

                                                                  I think if u got a pretty good budget.. Then intel is one of beat..
                                                                  But budget pc amd is ruling rn

                                                                  • Tobias Stamenkovic
                                                                    Tobias Stamenkovic  1 недель назад

                                                                    Was "allmost" interesting... Would have loved to see both rigs with a 1660, and figure how much additional goodness you get from the CPU side of things.
                                                                    I mean, if your looking for sort ofa game console replacement that was actually not bad, but alot of us arent just interested in gaming performance "only".
                                                                    You see, when half my cores and clogged up by some VM running in the background etc i DO care for them cores and RAM. Oh the sweet RAM... :P

                                                                    • John Doe
                                                                      John Doe  1 недель назад

                                                                      What would life had been like if Cyrix lived.

                                                                      • CRAZY TV
                                                                        CRAZY TV  1 недель назад

                                                                        Im using Ryzen 3 2200g with 8gb DDR4 dual channel ram without a dedicated GPU still I can play most of the modern titles without any issues.Its great APU if your budget is low

                                                                        • Rajesh Mandal
                                                                          Rajesh Mandal  1 недель назад

                                                                          No you are wrong it's all about money.. if i had lot's of money i m not buying shit to play Games 🤦😂

                                                                          • dapper mole-rat
                                                                            dapper mole-rat  1 недель назад

                                                                            Please focus more on CPU heavy tasks, games rely too much on GPU performance.

                                                                            • CSHARP
                                                                              CSHARP  1 недель назад

                                                                              Find them.. SURP-RYZEN!!!!

                                                                              • Edward Aquilina
                                                                                Edward Aquilina  1 недель назад

                                                                                Can you please redo this test with high end parts?

                                                                                • Houze
                                                                                  Houze  1 недель назад

                                                                                  This would be more fun to watch if it was used parts off of ebay.

                                                                                  • ravenwda007
                                                                                    ravenwda007  2 недель назад

                                                                                    My i7 3770k 4.4ghz is still going strong. Might go amd in a year or two

                                                                                    • Rami Bos
                                                                                      Rami Bos  2 недель назад

                                                                                      New title: is AMD more consumer friendly?
                                                                                      - cheaper processors
                                                                                      - cheaper motherboards
                                                                                      - good cooler included with the most processors
                                                                                      - all unlocked
                                                                                      - years long chipset support for future upgrades

                                                                                      AMD lacks a bit in IPC but all we "poor" folks need is 60-100FPS so no need for more than 4Ghz.

                                                                                      • Vert343
                                                                                        Vert343  1 недель назад

                                                                                        AMD also has backwards compaitibility from Ryzen 3000 to 1000 series motherboards and the other way around, making it even more pro-consumer

                                                                                    • F A T A L - T λ C O
                                                                                      F A T A L - T λ C O  2 недель назад

                                                                                      Yeah as an AMD owner, I am a bit on the poor side. And I am happy!

                                                                                      • Mathew Leonard
                                                                                        Mathew Leonard  2 недель назад

                                                                                        why the hell would you do a budget of 750 before taxes and shipping ? everybody is going to have to pay for that

                                                                                        • bafare25
                                                                                          bafare25  2 недель назад

                                                                                          I've been using AMD for 18 years and I'm not poor.