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Ryzen 3 2200G PC build using Gigabyte B450M GAMING motherboard. This video is the first in a series of five in which I specify and assemble a low-cost PC with integrated graphics, install Windows and Linux Mint 19.1 (including dual boot), upgrade with a graphics card, and finally install some RGB lighting.

More information on this build can be found at:

And the second part of this series is here:

My “Explaining RAM” video is here:

And you may also find useful my video “Explaining PCIe Slots”:

The components used in this video are as follows. Please note that no products featured in the video were sponsored, but that all URLs below are Amazon affiliate links.

CPU used: Ryzen 3 2200G:
(US) or (UK)

Alternative Ryzen 5 2400G CPU:
(US) or (UK)

Motherboard used: Gigabyte B450M GAMING:
(UK). At the time of upload there was no US link. 🙁

Alternative GIGABYTE B450M DS3H motherboard:
(US) or (UK)

Alternative MSI B450M PRO-M2 motherboard:
(US) or (UK)

RAM used: Corsair Vengeance LPX 8GB (2x4GB) DDR4 2400 (red):
(US) or (UK)
Note that you can use any 2133, 2400, 266 or 2933 DDR4 DIMMs for your RAM, ideally in a matching pair.

Details for the case, power supply, SSD and further components will be included in the video descriptions of later parts in this series, as well as at:

Please note that all information included above and in this video is offered in good faith on an as is basis, but that I cannot provide a technical support service for your own builds. So please do not e-mail me with any issues! This said, I will always try to answer questions raised here in the comments. 🙂

More videos on computing and related topics can be found on the ExplainingComputers channel at:

You may also like my other channel, ExplainingTheFuture, at:

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