ASRock.com Homepage
Forum Home Forum Home > Technical Support > AMD Motherboards
  New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - B450 Pro4 upgrade to 5600
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search Search  Events   Register Register  Login Login

B450 Pro4 upgrade to 5600

 Post Reply Post Reply
Author
Message
mitipi1 View Drop Down
Newbie
Newbie


Joined: 29 Nov 2022
Status: Offline
Points: 20
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote mitipi1 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Topic: B450 Pro4 upgrade to 5600
    Posted: 29 Nov 2022 at 12:31pm
Currently running R5 1600 in above started motherboard. Bios is P3.60

I have some confusion about bios support. Looking at the support list the 1600 is listed as validated for all current bios. In order to support Ryzen 5000 I need to update to at least 4.50
Can I actually trust being able to make that generational jump without needing another, newer(than 1st gen) processor?
Back to Top
bjlockie View Drop Down
Senior Member
Senior Member


Joined: 17 Nov 2015
Status: Offline
Points: 1274
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote bjlockie Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 29 Nov 2022 at 2:18pm
I did Ryzen 5 2600 to Ryzen 5 5600
ASRock support said to upgrade the BIOS to 5.3 using the old processor.
Then put in the new CPU.
It'll boot with the old CPU and the new BIOS but you may run into problems running it that way.
I would tell ASRock support exactly which CPU to which CPU and they will know if you need a bridge BIOS but I don't think you do.
I am not responsible for bricking it but I think you'll be fine.
ASRock B450M Pro4
16 GB DDR4, 500 watt PS, AMD Ryzen-5 5600, NVidia GTX-1050, 5.70 BIOS
Back to Top
 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Forum Software by Web Wiz Forums® version 12.04
Copyright ©2001-2021 Web Wiz Ltd.

This page was generated in 0.148 seconds.