AMD Ryzen 5 5600GT 6-Core Processor and ASUS ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING Motherboard Kit

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AMD Ryzen 5 5600GT 6-Core Processor and ASUS ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING Motherboard Kit
Key Features
  • 6 Cores & 12 Threads
  • 3.6 GHz Base Clock
  • 4.6 GHz Max Boost Clock
  • 3MB L2 & 16MB L3 Cache
Lay the groundwork of your next system with this AMD Ryzen 5 5600GT 6-Core Processor and ASUS ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING Motherboard B&H Kit. Giving you a powerful processor and motherboard in a single convenient package, you can take the guess work out of your system and focus on optimizing the rest of your build. This processor sports a maximum 4.6 GHz boost clock speed and works in tandem with the ATX motherboard, which provides you with ample connectivity options for RAM, storage, graphics cards, and peripherals.
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AMD B550-A AMD Ryzen 5600GT Overview

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Lay the groundwork of your next system with this AMD Ryzen 5 5600GT 6-Core Processor and ASUS ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING Motherboard B&H Kit. Giving you a powerful processor and motherboard in a single convenient package, you can take the guess work out of your system and focus on optimizing the rest of your build. This processor sports a maximum 4.6 GHz boost clock speed and works in tandem with the ATX motherboard, which provides you with ample connectivity options for RAM, storage, graphics cards, and peripherals.

AMD Ryzen 5 5600GT 3.6 GHz Six-Core AM4 Processor

Power up your computing experience with the AMD Ryzen 5 5600GT 3.6 GHz Six-Core AM4 Processor, which features six cores and 12 threads to help quickly load and multitask demanding applications. Designed for socket AM4 motherboards using the powerful Zen 3 architecture, the 7nm 5th generation Ryzen processor offers significantly improved performance compared to its predecessor.

With a base clock speed of 3.6 GHz and a max boost clock speed of 4.6 GHz in addition to 16MB of L3 Cache, the Ryzen 5 5600GT is built to deliver the power needed to smoothly handle tasks ranging from content creation to immersive gaming experiences. You can boost performance further by overclocking this unlocked processor. Other features include support for PCIe Gen 3 technology and 3200 MHz DDR4 RAM with compatible motherboards. This processor has a 65W TDP (Thermal Design Power) and includes a Wraith Stealth cooling solution. It also has integrated Radeon Graphics.

Precision Boost 2
AMD Ryzen processors monitor the system's energy consumption, temperatures, and other factors to automatically raise clock speeds, allowing applications to perform faster.
Precision Boost Overdrive
Precision Boost Overdrive technology takes advantage of your compatible motherboard's design to boost clock speeds higher and for longer periods of time. It also allows you to overclock the processor at the touch of a button.
AMD StoreMI Technology
AMD StoreMI technology helps to improve load times and overall system performance by combining solid-state drives and mechanical hard drives into a single hybrid storage drive. Frequently used files and programs are cached onto the fast SSD while other files are stored on the high-capacity HDD.
AMD Ryzen VR Ready Premium
Ryzen VR Ready Premium processors are designed to meet or exceed the recommended specifications from the top HMD manufacturers, including Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and Windows Mixed Reality for smooth performance.
AMD Ryzen Master Utility
Personalized Performance
The AMD Ryzen Master Utility provides you with multiple custom profiles to store CPU, GPU, and DDR4 memory configurations. Use it to configure performance parameters for the active cores and adjust memory times. You can also optimize general performance or fine tune your favorite applications.
System Monitoring
Monitor your system in real-time using the AMD Ryzen Master Utility, which features a histogram of per-core clock rates and temperature, including average and peak readings.
UPC: 730143316002
ASUS ROG Strix B550-A Gaming AM4 ATX Motherboard

Get ample connectivity without skimping on performance with the ROG Strix B550-A Gaming AM4 ATX Motherboard from ASUS. Designed for use with CPUs using the AM4 socket, this board features the AMD B550 chipset. Install up to 128GB of dual-channel DDR4 RAM across four slots, with speeds up to 5100 MHz supported when overclocking. Storage drives can be installed using six SATA III connectors or two M.2 slots. Up to two graphics cards can be installed using PCIe 4.0 x16 and PCIe 3.0 x16 slots, with support for 2-way AMD CrossFireX. Other adapter cards can be installed in three PCIe 3.0 x1 slots.

A rear I/O panel sports a USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A and Type-C port, as well as four USB 3.2 Gen 1 and two USB 2.0 Type-A ports. Connect displays using the DisplayPort or HDMI outputs, or connect audio using a S/PDIF port or five 3.5mm jacks. An RJ45 port supports 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet, while a BIOS flashback button is also present. The ASUS ROG Strix B550-A Gaming AM4 ATX Motherboard utilizes the SupremeFX S1220A audio codec and supports Windows 10 64-bit operating systems.

AMD B550 Chipset
This motherboard uses the AMD B550 chipset and is compatible with AMD CPUs using the AM4 socket.
PCIe 4.0-Ready
The ROG Strix B550-A Gaming features two M.2 slots, one of which supports the PCIe 4.0 standard to provide optimum storage and data speeds via the 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen platform. Both M.2 slots support up to the type 22110 socket and NVM Express RAID for a performance boost.
ProCool Power Connector
The ProCool socket is built to ensure flush contact with the PSU powerlines, enabling lower impedance and efficient heat dissipation.
DIGI+ Power Control
ASUS DIGI+ Power Control allows you to tune VRAM and DRAM voltage for optimal system efficiency, stability, and performance.
Alloy Chokes and Capacitors
Alloy chokes and capacitors are designed to resist extreme temperatures.
Six-Layer PCB
This layered PCB dissipates heat around the VRM, improving overall system stability while providing overclocking headroom.
Intel 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet
Onboard 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet gives your wired connection a boost, with speeds that are 2.5 times faster than standard Ethernet connections for speedy file transfers, lag-free gaming, and high-res video streaming.
SupremeFX
Built-in ROG SupremeFX audio technology provides accurate audio and two front-panel op-amp outputs for gaming headsets.
Audio Cover
Effective shielding against electromagnetic interference preserves the integrity of audio signals for uncompromised sound quality.
Audio-Line Shielding
This shielding blocks electromagnetic interference from the motherboard or add-ons to provide cleaner audio.
Dual Op-Amps
Two onboard op-amps provide adequate power for headphone impedances from 32 to 600 ohms.
AI Noise-Canceling Microphone
AI noise-canceling microphone software on ROG Strix motherboards supports 3.5mm, USB, or Bluetooth headsets. Utilizing a deep-learning database, this utility preserves the sound of your voice while eliminating distracting keyboard clatter, mouse clicks, and other forms of environmental noise. And it only places a slight load on the CPU, ensuring minimal impact on gaming performance.
Sonic Studio III
Sonic Studio supports HRTF- or head-related transfer function-based virtual surround for VR headsets. The Sonic Studio interface also offers a range of EQ options and one-click presets, allowing you to tailor acoustics to suit personal preferences or the characteristics of your headset.
DTS: Sound Unbound
ROG Strix B550 series motherboards are pre-loaded with the DTS Sound Unbound app. By leveraging Windows Sonic spatial technology, DTS Sound Unbound delivers audio in a virtual 3D space. Requiring in-game support, this function allows users to choose between stereo, surround, or spatial sound according to personal tastes.
VRM Cooling
A MOS heatsink provides a large contact area for MOSFETs and chokes, while the thermal pad helps transfer heat from the inductor and phase array to the heatsink.
Pre-Mounted I/O Shield
The I/O shield is finished in matte black and comes pre-mounted to make it easy to install on the motherboard.
Q-LEDs
Four onboard LEDs indicate power status or potential problems with the CPU, memory, graphics card, or boot device, allowing for quick diagnosis.
SafeSlot
The reinforced ASUS SafeSlot is designed to provide strong PCIe device retention and shearing resistance.
BIOS FlashBack
Users can place a BIOS file onto a FAT32-formatted USB drive and simply plug it into the USB BIOS FlashBack port and press a button to update the UEFI BIOS. Updates can be made even if memory or CPU aren't present.
UEFI BIOS
Advanced Mode
When you're ready for a deeper dive into the configuration of your system, delve into the UEFI's Advanced mode and take complete control. Each section is intuitively organized, and a built-in search feature makes it easy to find the options you need. Advanced functions are coded with the intelligence to adapt to your settings, and when you're ready to take charge, parameters have the granularity to dial in performance just the way you want.
EZ Mode
Designed to simplify setup, EZ mode presents all the vital settings and stats on a single page. With guided wizards, drag-and-drop functionality, and one-click application of important settings, your rig will be up and running in no time.
AI Networking
GameFirst VI
GameFirst VI features AI-enhanced identification and boost technology to ensure faster and smarter network optimization.
Identification
GameFirst VI analyzes your usage patterns and the digital signatures of your applications and compares them to a database of over 200,000 apps. The database is regularly updated to ensure that apps are recognized.
Boost
GameFirst VI switches application priority and adjusts bandwidth accordingly, depending on the situation. When gaming, it accelerates and prioritizes game packets for online gameplay, even when you're streaming high-quality video to your audience or transferring large files.
Visualization
An intuitive graph gives you an overview of the network in real time. Simply click on the tab to view current bandwidth usage of each application, geolocation status of each network connection, and an analysis of each Wi-Fi channel.
Armoury Crate
Armoury Crate is a new software utility designed to give you centralized control of supported gaming products, making it easy to tune the look and feel of your system. From a single intuitive interface, Armoury Crate lets you easily customize RGB lighting and effects for compatible devices and synchronize them with Aura Sync to create a unified lighting scheme across your system. You can also use Armoury Crate to download the user manual, drivers, and software. In addition, Armoury Crate features a dedicated product registration page as well as a news feed to help you stay in touch with the gaming community.
RAMCache III
RAMCache lll software turns milliseconds into microseconds to boost game load times. Compatible with the NVM Express storage options, its uniquely intelligent technology effectively caches an entire storage device so that favorite games and apps launch at breakneck speeds. Furthermore, Smart Mode automatically caches all storage devices to maximize system resources.
UPC: 192876826607

AMD Ryzen 5 5600GT 3.6 GHz Six-Core AM4 Processor Specs

Key Specs
CPU Model
AMD Ryzen 5 5600GT
CPU Socket
AM4
Unlocked
Yes
Number of Cores
6
Base Clock Speed
3.6 GHz
Maximum Boost Speed
4.6 GHz
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 W
Included Thermal Solution
Wraith Stealth
Integrated Graphics
AMD Radeon
General
CPU Model
AMD Ryzen 5 5600GT
CPU Socket
AM4
Manufacturing Process
7 nm
Maximum CPU Configuration
1S
Unlocked
Yes
Performance
Number of Cores
6
Number of Threads
12
Base Clock Speed
3.6 GHz
Maximum Boost Speed
4.6 GHz
L3 Cache
16 MB
Memory Support
Maximum Capacity
128 GB
Memory Support
DDR4 Up to 3200 MHz
ECC Memory
No
Channel Architecture
Dual Channel
Power
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 W
Included Thermal Solution
Wraith Stealth
Maximum Temperature
203°F / 95°C
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Yes
Technology
Performance Technologies
Precision Boost, Precision Boost 2
Integrated Graphics
Integrated Graphics
AMD Radeon
Output Support
DisplayPort, HDMI
Base Clock Speed
1900 MHz
Packaging Info
Package Weight
0.935 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
5.4 x 5.3 x 2.9"

ASUS ROG Strix B550-A Gaming AM4 ATX Motherboard Specs

Key Specs
Chipset
AMD B550
CPU Socket
AM4
Memory Slots
4x 288-Pin
Memory Support
DDR4 2133, 2400, 2666, 2800, 3000, 3200, 3466, 3600, 3866, 4000, 4133, 4400, 4600, 4800, 5100 MHz
M.2
2x M Key 2242, 2260, 2280, 22110 (PCIe 3.0 x4, SATA (Unspecified))
Expansion Slots
1x PCIe 4.0 x16
1x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x4 mode)
3x PCIe 3.0 x1
Form Factor
ATX
CPU
Chipset
AMD B550
CPU Socket
AM4
Back Panel I/O
USB
1x USB-A (USB 3.1/3.2 Gen 2)
1x USB-C (USB 3.1/3.2 Gen 2)
4x USB-A (USB 3.0 / 3.1/3.2 Gen 1)
2x USB-A (USB 2.0)
Thunderbolt
No
Display
1x DisplayPort 1.2
1x HDMI 2.1
Audio
1x S/PDIF
5x 1/8" / 3.5 mm
Ethernet / Controller
1x Intel I225-V 2.5Gigabit
Buttons
BIOS Flashback
Memory
Memory Slots
4x 288-Pin
Memory Support
DDR4 2133, 2400, 2666, 2800, 3000, 3200, 3466, 3600, 3866, 4000, 4133, 4400, 4600, 4800, 5100 MHz
Maximum Capacity
128 GB
Channel Architecture
Dual Channel
ECC Support
ECC Unbuffered
Storage Expansion
SATA
6x SATA III
M.2
2x M Key 2242, 2260, 2280, 22110 (PCIe 3.0 x4, SATA (Unspecified))
U.2
No
RAID Support
RAID 0, 1, 10 (SATA)
Internal I/O
Expansion Slots
1x PCIe 4.0 x16
1x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x4 mode)
3x PCIe 3.0 x1
USB
1x USB 3.0 / 3.1/3.2 Gen 1 Header (Supports 2 USB-A Port)
2x USB 2.0 Header (Supports 4 USB-A Port)
Multi-GPU Support
2-Way AMD CrossFireX
Air Cooling
1x 4-Pin CPU
3x 4-Pin System
Liquid Cooling
1x 4-Pin Pump
3x Radiator Fan
Power Connectors
1x 24-Pin Mainboard
1x 8-Pin ATX
1x 4-Pin ATX
LED Header
3x RGB
Audio
1x S/PDIF
Diagnostics
Clear CMOS
Add-On
1x Thunderbolt Card Header
BIOS
ROM
256 Mb
Front Panel I/O
Front Panel I/O
AAFP, USB 3.0 / 3.1/3.2 Gen 1
Audio
Audio Codec
SupremeFX S1220A (8-Channel)
Wireless
Bluetooth
No
Software
OS Compatibility
Windows 10
Physical
Form Factor
ATX
Dimensions
9.6 x 12.0" / 24.4 x 30.5 cm
Packaging Info
Package Weight
3.65 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
13.5 x 10.75 x 2.72"

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