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Video: Video: What is a Chipset? AMD vs. Intel (Z390 vs. Z490, etc.)

This video defines chipset differences between AMD and Intel, defines what a chipset is, and talks about what motherboard chipsets do. Ad: Buy Thermal Grizzly Kryonaut on Amazon ( or Conductonaut Liquid Metal on Amazon ( Article: We talk about chipset differences for computers, with a particular focus on the confusing market of AMD & Intel motherboard chipsets for modern Ryzen and Coffee Lake CPUs. Examples of overly similar names include B450 vs. B460, B350 vs. B360, X299 vs. X399 (and soon X499), Z370 vs. X370, Z490 vs. Z390, and more. We also talk about differences between Intel's chipset naming scheme, like Q, B, H, and Z prefixes, and AMD's A320, B350, and X370 chipsets. We have a new GN store: Like our content? Please consider becoming our Patron to support us: ** Please like, comment, and subscribe for more! ** Follow us in these locations for more gaming and hardware updates: t: f: w: Host, Editorial: Steve Burke Video: Andrew Coleman Links to Amazon and Newegg are typically monetized on our channel (affiliate links) and may return a commission of sales to us from the retailer. This is unrelated to the product manufacturer. Any advertisements or sponsorships are disclosed within the video ("this video is brought to you by") and above the fold in the description. We do not ever produce paid content or "sponsored content" (meaning that the content is our idea and is not funded externally aside from whatever ad placement is in the beginning) and we do not ever charge manufacturers for coverage.
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What is a Chipset? AMD vs. Intel (Z390 vs. Z490, etc.)