Forum discussion tagged with nvm.e.
  1. DrLight1491

    Question Need help now with Nvme data not reading

    I have been using my computer now for about 8 months and got a new case, after moving everything to the new case I got to boot it up and it now says "reboot and select proper boot device or insert boot media in selected boot device and press a key" I have tried reseatting the drive and...
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    Question Why is my new PNY XLR8 CS3030 not showing speed as advertised?

    Ad says up to 3500 read and write up to 3100 (https://www.pny.com/CS3030-M-2-NVMe-SSD?sku=M280CS3030-500-RB) I just bought one (500GB) and received it today. installed it in my MSI GP63 Leopard 8re laptop. Cloned it successfully without any issues. but I get way far less than that when I...
  3. B

    Question Hi, question about m.2 drives.

    I recently built a new PC. This is my third build, so I'm not terribly experienced, but I know what I doing for the most part. Got all of the components installed, if you're interested they are: Ryzen 5600x, Corsair Vengeance 32gb DDR4, GB Auros Elite m-atx MB, Gamemax VP-600 PSU, WD SN550...
  4. Walsounet

    Question Does my Motherboard/bios support NVMe ( PCIe) boot?

    I got an old computer that i want to upgrade and gain some speed starting up and improve the general usage(work and low specs gaming). to achieve what i want i was thinking about a new ssd. i got two options in mind : SSD 2.5" Samsung 870 EVO 250GB MLC V-NAND SATA or SSD M.2 2280 Western...
  5. G

    [SOLVED] How do I transfer Windows OS from one m.2 NVMe to another

    Hey everyone, I just got a new samsung 980 PRO and want to use that as my boot os. Currently I have a 970 EVO as my boot OS but I want to transfer that to my 980 PRO while keeping my 970 as storage. I have seen people talk about ssd to m.2 or smaller m.2 to a larger one, but I haven't seen...
  6. W

    Question Crucial vs Intel vs WD

    Crucial P1 500GB 3D NAND NVMe PCIe M.2 SSD vs Intel SSD 660p 512GB vs WD Blue PCIe NVMe SSD 500GB vs Kingston 500GB A2000 M.2 2280 Nvme Which one should I pick? Crucial, WD blue, Kingston almost same price. Intel is priced little higher here. Are These four are QLC memory?
  7. M

    [SOLVED] NVMe SSD not showing its full capcity.

    I just installed a Samsung 970 EVO, and when I looked in file manger I didn't notice it there I look and in disk manger and found it in there Unallocated but with only 465.76. Where did the other space go or is that just how it is out of box?
  8. Danifantom

    Question Cloned NvMe Windows 10 BSOD "INACCESSIBLE_BOOT_DEVICE"

    Hello my friends, I've spent the last 7 days trying to clone my SATA SSD to my new NvMe SSD in the hours after work. So my problem is: My cloned NvMe won't boot, it throws BSOD "INACCESSIBLE_BOOT_DEVICE". A fresh install works, but I really need it to be cloned for various reasons. Now, the...
  9. EridanusSV

    [SOLVED] How to not kill NVMe M.2?

    Hello, Back in high school when I had a gaming laptop, I got myself a 970 EVO NVMe M.2 drive. After a few months, it died on me. It was RMA'd but the problem persists. I assume it's the heat so I shunned NVMe's and never looked at them ever again. Now I want to get back into having...
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    [SOLVED] Why isn't my NVMe SSD showing it's full capacity

    I've just recently got a new laptop yesterday from Best Buy, and the advertised space for this NVMe SSD is 512 GB, And in the BIOS, it does say that the max capacity of my NVMe SSD is 512 GB, but when I open file explorer or disk management, It says that my NVMe SSD only has 476 GB I Even tried...
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    [SOLVED] Issue about buying this NVMe

    Hey so I am looking to get an SSD in my pc as my HDD is too slow. I would like to make it the boot drive for my windows 10. This is my current build but I dont have the SSD in the build yet, its just there for testing purposes. https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/list/nsVn7T on the compatibility...
  12. M

    [SOLVED] I can`t install win 10 on my m.2 SSD. Need help!

    When try to install windows 10 on to my M.2 SSD the windows installation cuts off rigth before the installation is complete, its at the one second remaning mark and then pc restarts for some reason. I feel like i have tryed out everything at this point and have given up on this SSD
  13. FaithOnHuman

    [SOLVED] My Nvme runs like Sata III SSD

    Hey, I bought a nvme 970EVO PLUS 500GB to replace my SATA III 860evo. I installed the windows to my nvme but it feels like my old SATA iii SSD... when I run the samsung magician benchmark the score is outstanding 3513 read 2376 write but... when I launch apps like photoshop the waiting time is...
  14. 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...
  16. M

    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)...
  17. M

    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...
  19. K

    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...
  20. 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.