Assembling a High-End AMD Ryzen Gaming PC (2020)

By Ari Altman | Published March 5, 2020 | Updated March 5, 2020


Here at The Tech Buyer’s Guru, it’s our goal to make building PCs easier for everyone, from first-time builders to veterans. And when a new platform comes out, everyone can feel like a beginner again, for better or for worse. That’s why we published our first Ryzen PC Assembly Guide back in 2017, shortly after Ryzen was launched. But AMD has come a long way since then, and given that the vast majority of the DIY PCs we recommend today are Ryzen-based, we thought it was time to give our Ryzen assembly guide the YouTube treatment. So it is with great pleasure that we present our step-by-step video guide to assembling a High-End AMD Ryzen Gaming PC, and this time around, we’ve gone nearly all-white with our components to give this system a truly custom feel! Very special thanks to Corsair and Arctic for providing samples of their latest white components, and also to MSI for providing a sample of its X570 Gaming Pro Carbon motherboard, a great showcase of the latest tech built into AMD’s Zen 2 platform!

The Build

With that being said, here’s the full parts list for this build:

  1. CPU – AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
  2. Motherboard – MSI X570 Gaming Pro Carbon
  3. Video Card – EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Black (discontinued)
  4. RAM – Corsair 2x8GB Vengeance RGB Pro DDR4-3200 White
  5. SSD – Corsair MP600 Gen 4 1TB
  6. Case – Corsair iCUE 465X White
  7. Case Fan #1 – Arctic P12 White/Clear PWM PST
  8. Case Fan #2 – Arctic P12 White/White PWM
  9. Cooler – Arctic Freezer 34 Duo White/Grey
  10. Power Supply – Corsair RM850X White
  11. Corsair Individually Sleeved White Power Supply Cables
  12. Corsair White Front Panel Extension Cables
  13. OS – Windows 10 on USB

The Assembly Guide Video

And without further ado, on to the guide!

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