There was a desire to build a good system unit, without overpaying for unnecessary «tricks». As of the end of 2020th – beginning of 2021th years in our opinion the optimal price-quality is the processor AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3350G (YD3350C5M4MFH) with integrated graphics.
Which motherboard is suitable for AMD Ryzen 5 3350G?
By purchasing this processor, we ran into a problem. Quite old motherboard AsRock A320M-HDV R3.0, bought back in 2017 to run with this processor refused categorically.
After reading reviews about the AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3350G processor (YD3350C5M4MFH) and compatible motherboards, it became clear that such information was not available online. Supported processors for motherboards such as Asus, Gigabyte or MSI do not include AMD Ryzen 5 3350G.
Taking care of the compatibility issue with motherboard for Ryzen 5 PRO 3350G (YD3350C5M4MFH)
It has been shown that this processor is perfectly wound up with the motherboard Asus TUF B450M-Pro Gaming (sAM4, AMD B450, PCI-Ex16). In this way it became clear that the processor works perfectly on the B450 chipset.
The rest is bigger. After the update of the BIOS of the AsRock A320M-HDV R3.0 motherboard (chipset as the name A320) the AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3350G (YD3350C5M4MFH) processor has worked perfectly on this motherboard! Thus, the following is quite obvious. The rumors that the AMD Ryzen 3000 series processors are not supported by the A320 chipset are untrue!
Conclusion about compatibility
Thus it was tested that the AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3350G (YD3350C5M4MFH) processor is fully compatible even with motherboards on the A320 and B450 chipsets, which were purchased a few years ago.
Obviously, if you check the lists of compatible processors for a motherboard, you can focus on the AMD Ryzen 3400G processor. As the closest analogue for AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3350G (YD3350C5M4MFH).
We hope that our experience will be useful to you. Make a powerful system blocks without overpayments!