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Ryzen 2700x won't boot even with BIOS updated

Dec 17, 2018 10:42AM PST

This problem is seriously breaking my head.

A month ago I got myself a new PC build, you can see the pieces here:

However when trying to boot it up, it's not giving me display of video at all, after getting a boot kit processor and successfully updating the BIOS from version 10 to 22, it STILL won't show any display, what's going on??? I brought it to a technician who told me all parts were perfectly ensambled so that's not a problem here and I have no idea what else could be the problem.

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That's a motherboard issue.
Dec 17, 2018 10:50AM PST
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Resetting the CMO's didn't work
Dec 17, 2018 11:44AM PST

Does this mean I should then buy a new motherboard? Processor didn't show any signals of being damaged (no smell of burning nor broken pins) so is the motherboard the indisputable issue here?

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No, it can be disputed.
Dec 17, 2018 11:55AM PST

But when I see this I swap in a board that we know works. Usually cures it.

If you don't have spares, contact the motherboard maker support for what to do next.