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Best X570, B550 motherboards for AMD Ryzen 7 3700X in 2022

The AMD Ryzen 7 3700X is a powerful processor, but it can only hit its full potential with the best motherboards. Whether you simply want a budget board that's compatible with the CPU or a beastly platform for overclocking, we got you covered with these high-quality recommendations.

Choosing the best X570, B550 motherboard

These motherboards will work well with the AMD Ryzen 7 3700X, allowing you to get the most out of the CPU. If you want a good balance between affordability and performance, the ASUS ROG Strix X570-E is an excellent choice for most consumers, even providing room for stable overclocking.

The X570 is a substantial upgrade from AMD for Ryzen 3000 Series processors, but you don't need to spend so much on a new board. The ASUS Prime X570-P, rocking PCIe 4.0 support, high-quality components, and a great BIOS, is an excellent choice if you want the best chipset at a low price.

Rich Edmonds
Senior Editor, PC Build

Rich Edmonds is 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 over on Twitter at @RichEdmonds.