Best Motherboards for AMD Ryzen 3 3300X in 2020

MSI Aegis R
MSI Aegis R (Image credit: Windows Central)

The AMD Ryzen 3 3300X is a monster of a processor for the price. Sure, it's got nothing on CPUs from the Ryzen 5, 7, and 9 families, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't match it with a capable motherboard. We rounded up some of the best motherboards to make the most of your new AMD processor.



Entry X570

There's not really any X570 motherboards that are affordable, but this could be considered an entry-level one of sorts. If you want the latest and greatest chipset from AMD, this is a solid motherboard with metal heatsinks for VRMs and high-quality, reliable components.

Choosing the best motherboard

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It's difficult to choose a motherboard that won't work well with the AMD Ryzen 3 3300X CPU. All of our recommendations are great options, depending on your budget and requirements. ASUS' ROG Strix X570-E is a great high-end motherboard with quality components, a reliable BIOS, and everything you need to build a powerful PC.

If you'd like to save a little on the X570 platform, give the MSI MPG X570 GAMING PLUS a look. It rocks PCIe 4.0 support, high-quality components, and a great BIOS. You may think it's not the most amazing motherboard out there, but it's a good foundation for an AMD PC build.

Rich Edmonds
Senior Editor, PC Build

Rich Edmonds was formerly a Senior Editor of PC hardware at Windows Central, covering everything related to PC components and NAS. He's been involved in technology for more than a decade and knows a thing or two about the magic inside a PC chassis. You can follow him on Twitter at @RichEdmonds.