Forum discussion tagged with nvm.e.
  1. K

    Question Z390 storage port configuration

    Hi everyone, I have a new pc with an MPG Z390 Gaming Edge AC motherboard (2 x M.2 ports and 6 SATA ports) currently using one M.2 slot for a 970 EVO nvme drive. I also am using a latger SATA 860 evo ssd connected to the sata ports. However, I'm wishing I had gotten more storage and am either...
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    Question Issue with HDD to NVMe cloning

    Hi, I recently buy a 1Tb M.2 from XPG : https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B07K1J3C23/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o05_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 So I downloaded Macrium Reflect to clone my current RAID 0 HDDs to my freshly mount SSD, but got a issue telling me that : The target disk has a incompatible...
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    Question Why is 960 a lot more expensive than 970?

    It seems the SSD ("960" version) that I bought last time actually became even more expensive: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01LY3Y9PH/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Why is it $1599? But strangely, I found that "970" version is a lot cheaper ($472)...
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    Question Changing SSD while keeping everything

    I think my Windows OS is installed on this SSD 860 SATA m2 : https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07822SVMS/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Now I want to move to this SSD 970 NVme 970 m2 due to heavy load of computations...
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    [SOLVED] Samsung 970 Evo Plus on Asus Z97-PRO GAMER

    Hello, I have brought myself a Samsung 970 Evo Plus today and I think I made a mistake as I believe that running this SSD on Z97-PRO GAMER limits it to around 800MB/s while it should run at 3,600MB/s... My full spec is: Intel i7 - 4790k (oc to 4.9GHz) Asus Z97-PRO GAMER Corsair 16GB DDR3 1600...
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    Question Install NVMe M.2 drive alongside Intel Optane optimized main drive?

    I have been running Intel Optane using a 32gb intel optane drive with a 3TB HD for a little while now. I want to speed up some of my loading times for gaming and so purchased a Samsung 970 EVO NVMe M.2 drive to use as an alternate drive. I plan to boot Windows to the Optane 3TB HD, and then...
  7. New Void

    Question NVMe vs Sata III

    This is my current system: https://pcpartpicker.com/b/TCKBD3 Is my 1tb Sata III SSD okay or should I get this: https://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/cpAUgpTa How great are the advantages as this is, as far as I can tell, an amazing price and as can be seen a very well reviewed product.
  8. sabot00

    Question HP EX920 vs Silicon Power P30A80

    Hi guys, looking for a new 1TB SSD. At first I was looking at the 660p for $87, but then I saw the EX920 for $106 -- enticing for its amazing performance. Right now the SP drive (with a really [censored] name) is about the same price range, and according to Anandtech's bench, it outperforms the...
  9. rushrage

    [SOLVED] Trying to find the best SSD option for older desktop

    Hi guys, I'm trying to figure out what the best update would be for my older desktop computer. Currently I'm using a Samsung 840 Pro (128 GB) SSD and have loved it, but I need more space. I bought the thing a while ago and am trying to get caught up on SSD's, especially the PCIe stuff. The...
  10. Szklarek

    Question BIOS does not find a ssd m.2 drive... What am I doing wrong?

    Hi guys. After few hours of research and trying to make my new SSD run I am asking for help. I've just bought an Samsung Pro 970 512GB SSD(MZ-V7P512BW) drive and installed in my mobo Asus z97 PRO-GAMER. BIOS does not find it in boot options. I've turned on the M.2 slot in BIOS setting, even...
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    Question MSI Z97 GAMING 5 NVMe support

    Hi, I wanted to know if Z97 GAMING 5 has support for NVMe? I want to buy a SSD like this one: Samsung 970 EVO Thanks.
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    Question Intel SSD 600P M.2 NVMe fail

    Suddenly my Intel SSD 600P M.2 NVMe stopped working. When powering on my T460s laptop it stops booting and seems to wait for the M.2 stick or something. Removing the M.2 stick and I can boot into the BIOS menue normally. I was running Linux with no special workload and rebooted yesterday when it...
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    [SOLVED] Rate my new PC Build

    Hello, I was wondering what you guys thought of my new build and if there's anything you would do differently. No hating Comments please I just want to see what others think. Thanks! -i5 8600K -MSI MPG Z390 Gaming Plus -MSI Geforce GTX 1070 Gaming X -NZXT H500 -16GB DDR4 CL15...