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    Question No signal coming from computer after M.2 switch (and same after switching back)

    Hi, I purchased an EVO 970 Plus 1TB to replace an EVO 970 Plus 500GB. As system drive, to make a fresh Windows install. My computer has been working fine for 1 year, no issues. Today I open my case, make the switch (unplugged power, removed and put cmos battery again). I have 4 other hard...
  2. [SOLVED] SSD Compatibility for Asus FX503VD Notebook ?

    Hey, I have Asus FX503VD Laptop and I have 2,5" HDD. Now, I want to buy an SSD next to HDD. First of all, I picked Samsung 860 EVO 500GB M.2 SATA3 MZ-N6E500BW, but after I saw Samsung 970 EVO PLUS 500GB MZ-V7S500BW and I changed my mind. But I looked in to compatibility and I have some...
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    [SOLVED] Z97 GAMING 5 + 970 EVO Plus SSD 1TB - M.2 NVMe

    Hello people. I'm lost with all the technical details about bandwidth and adapters. I have this configuration: OS Name Microsoft Windows 10 Home Version 10.0.19041 Build 19041 Other OS Description Not Available OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation System Manufacturer MSI System Model MS-7917...
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    Question NVMe m2 not showing up with PCIe adapter

    This has been a real challenge for me.. So I got a new Samsung 970 EVO Plus 500gb for my brother's pc this Christmas. Turned out the motherboard only supported a SATA m2 and not an NVMe in the m2 slot, so I bought an Asus Hyper m2 x 16 v2 PCIe adapter. It is still not showing up, nor in the...
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    Question Samsung 970 evo plus slowly boot

    Hi. One of my acquaintances has a 970 evo, he has windows boot in 3-4 seconds, I have a 970 evo plus, so I have 9.0 seconds. How could this be? Tips? Solutions? Ty <3 Have a nice day!
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    Question Samsung 970 evo plus M.2

    I just bought an M.2. Never had one before, and I noticed they don’t come with a screw. My motherboard is an Asus Prime Z270-A it looks like my board comes with standoffs preinstalled, and I don’t know where the box for my board is or what kind of screw I need to get. If someone could check if...
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    [SOLVED] Samsung 970 Evo vs 970 Evo Plus vs 970 Pro

    I'm looking at Samsung's offerings for m.2 SSDs, and they seem to have three tiers for their 970 series. What is the performance/durability difference between the 970 Evo, 970 Evo Plus, and the 970 Pro? Is the price difference between these models justifiable? Thanks!
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    [SOLVED] External storage for Macbook Pro

    I have a Macbook Pro 2019 and want to have an external storage for it. I will be using it for storage and copying files back and forth from it to the macbook. Is the Samsung T5 1TB enough for my use case or should I buy a Thunderbolt 3 M.2 SSD enclosure and pair it with a 970 EVO PLUS 1TB?
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    [SOLVED] Multiple vs. Single M.2 NVMe SSD

    Hi all, I plan to buy a Samsung 970 Plus 1 TB as storage drive and maybe an additional Samsung 970 Plus 240GB or 500GB for boot drive. I know SSDs do not function like HDDs. Nevertheless, I am wondering if there is any advantage to use multiple M.2 SSD (boot and storage drive separated)...
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    Question 970 Evo Plus Running Slow on X570 (2600X)

    So I recently bought a Samsung 970 Evo plus 1Tb and installed it into my setup (B450 with 2600X) and it ran pretty bad (1300Mb/s read, 1150 write) I then decided to make the leap to X570 considering I was already a bit behind. The drive now runs at 1800Mb/s read and 1770 write although this is...
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    [SOLVED] 970 evo added storage

    Hello, I bought a 970 evo 1tb from a friend who no longer needed it. I plan to add it to my computer but before I do I’m concerned with all the data that is still on it that he never deleted. Is there a way to delete it once I plug it in? Is it safe to even plug it in with his data and all still...
  12. ioannis2015v

    [SOLVED] Gtx 1060 compatibility

    Hi, I would like to make sure every single part of the Pc I am going to build is compatible so I would like you to tell me if there is any chance the gpu isn't compatible with my cpu, ram or motherboard. (I already own the gpu so can't choose another one) (Also I have already ordered the parts...
  13. gstvlmachado

    [SOLVED] Samsung x2 970 Evo Plus M.2 NVMe RAID0

    Sup guys! I’m planning to do an upgrade on my setup, and it’s the storage. Changing from: 1 SanDisk Ultra II 960GB 1 Kingston V300 120GB 1 HDD 1TB To: 2x Samsung 970 Evo Plus 500GB in RAID0 My MOBO is a GIGABYTE AROUS GAMING 7 Z370. I saw on their website the guide how to configure the raid...
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    Question How to boot 970 Samsung Evo Plus

    Hi there I am having a trouble booting this drive. I have spent about 4 full days doing it on my own with all the help of known internet wisdom but I end up all the time failing. How far I can go: Basically I install my NVMe disc, plug the windows 10 boot stick in(GPT), BIOS set to UEFI. Boot...
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    Question Why doesn't laptop turn on after plugging in new ssd into the motherboard?

    My Laptop hp ae008tx doesn't power on with 970 evo plus Samsung ssd after plugging it into the nvme m.2 slot, why is this problem occurring when it acts as the primary bootable device?
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    Question Samsung 970 evo plus half speed

    I have the Samsung 970 EVO Plus (500gb) that I installed with my brand new computer that I built and noticed after benchmarking that it's running at half its advertised speeds. View: https://i.imgur.com/WBJUtaX.png I am on the latest firmware for the drive as well as have the Samsung nvme...
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    [SOLVED] Can I use 2 Samsung 970 EVO Plus with the ROG Strix Z390-F Gaming

    So I will soon build a new PC and wanted to use two Samsung 970 EVO Plus 1TB. My choice for the Motherboard would be the ROG Strix Z390-F Gaming, and it says it has 2 x M.2 Socket 3: 1 x Type 2242-2280, supports SATA & PCIe 3.0 x4 modes 1 x Type 2242-22110, supports PCIe 3.0 x4 mode Now I am...
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    [SOLVED] Issue with Maximus Hero XI motherboard(i think). Please Help!

    Hi all, I recently built a new pc. However, I'm having several issues, and I haven't installed OS or gotten into BIOS. First issue: My monitor is alienware ultrawide AW3418DW. I tried connecting it through the DP2 port of both the mobo, and the gpu. The computer boots up, then restarts...
  19. Question Samsung 860 Evo 500GB speed compare between RAPID Mode ON / OFF

    Hello. Are this values "normal" with RAPID mode on on 860 EVO compared with 970 EVO Plus ? Mode RAPID OFF : Then, the same 860 EVO 500GB with RAPID ON : Now, compared with benchmark for the 970 EVO Plus 1TB Is the mode RAPID false ? Knowing that 970 EVO Plus dont have RAPID...
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    [SOLVED] Samsung NVME 970 Plus SSD stopped working after BSOD

    Hey, so I have this rig I built with an Asus H370-A Prime and I added a 500GB M.2 NVMe 970 EVO. It's been working fine for more than six months. However, today I got a crazy BSOD: UNEXPECTED_STORE_EXCEPTION It didn't go over 0% for a long time so I had to hard reset the computer. After that, the...