I’m looking into Ryzen 7 mATX builds, specifically 2700X and a B450M Pro4. The issue I’ve run into is that my mATX case has a limitation of 120mm clearance between any cpu and the PSU.
I’m not sure the stock cooler will fit, the sizes I’ve found vary though and I couldn’t a height spec on the AMD product page (anyone confirm the wraith prism height?). I’m also not having much luck finding any coolers < 120mm that will handle the 2700X heat. Anyone have any suggestions for air cooling lower profile without blocking the 16x pci slot or ram on that board?
The case I’m wanting to fit this in is a Coolcube Maxi. It has the added downside that
Edit: Found this review which mentions wraith prism dimensions as
Dimensions: (W)136mm x(H)159.4mm(D)96.3mm(with fan)
I would have expected height to be from cpu up so 159mm? but looking at this youtube video the fan appears to be slightly below the top of the PCI slots which would make the depth figure be the vertical measurement of 96.3mm.
Edit2: Found someone who’s measured it. Looks like the stock cooler will fit height wise at just over 9cm. Hopefully it clears the pci slots too Hours looking and find the measurement just after posting, typical