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  1. ssbaraskar99

    [SOLVED] Is this NVME SSD Compatibility with Motherboard ?

    I have decided to add NVME SSD as an boot drive to my system I have decided to purchase this NVME SSD : WD SN570 But I'm not sure if its compatible with my motherboard ASUS EX-B365M-V5 So please can anyone help me out to know if its compatible? - Thankyou
  2. S

    Question Installing A SATA SSD For Games/storage, is it a bad idea to set a split page file on your two SSDs/Is There Any Specific Route To Take To Format?

    I am well aware that in most scenarios setting your page file to automatic is the best way, however I just prefer to have a static set page file for my own OCD reasons and am asking these questions based on hypothetical results and would greatly appreciate any answers. I have a few questions...
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    Question MSI MPG B550 Gaming Plus Motherboard not detecting second NVMe SSD

    I'll cut to the chase, I've got a new SSD that's faster (gen 4 instead of gen3) and larger (2TB instead of 1TB) My motherboard is not detecting either SSD card in the second M2 slot. (according to the visualization and list in the BIOS) The first M2 slot detects both SSD cards, so the cards...
  4. P

    Question Disk Partitions

    My boot drive is a Samsung 960 EVO 256GB NVMe . I have purchased a Samsung 970 EVO Plus 1TB NVMe M.2 (2280). I want to clone the 256GB drive to the new 1TB drive, but before I do so I want to make sure I am not cloning partitions that I do not need. The current 256GB drive has the following...
  5. M

    Question NVMe Support (MSI B660M-A)

    Hello everyone, I have recently bought a new Motherboard (MSI PRO B660M-A DDR4) and have bought with it a SSD from Aliexpress that turns out to be faulty since it glitches and freezes my PC when it's under heavy load. And now what I would like to do now is to buy a real SSD (good brand) even...
  6. D

    Question Should we avoid Adata SX8200 Pro M.2 SSD ?

    As we knew that Adata has cheated at us by switching component on SX8200 Pro. Some people say it's worse, some people say it's still same, and some people say it's better. In my local Tech Forum, people are completely avoiding the SX8200 Pro and recommending the SX6000 Lite which is slower and...
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    Question NVMe SSD not detected on new Gigabyte motherboard ?

    Hi. I just bought a new rig including a Gigabyte B660M GAMING motherboard. I was previously using an A320M S2H motherboard with a HikVision E100N 256GB M.2 SATA SSD installed. My problem is that the same SSD isn't being detected on the new B660M and despite its light turning on, the BIOS states...
  8. barneyyy24

    Question What PCIe adapter to run my NVMe SSD at full speed?

    So I've read that using PCIe adapter can make your SSD run at full speed if NVMe is not supported by your motherboard. My SSD is running at 700mb read which is 1/3 of its max speed of 2100/1700. But I don't know anything about PCIe adapters. So which adapter should I buy to get my full speed...
  9. T

    Question nvme detected in bios but not working

    Hey guys. I have a 1TB Adata XPG Gammix S41 nvme on which Windows was installed. I was installing some games and watching videos when Windows gave a green screen with a memory error message, after the PC restarted the nvme is no longer being recognized by Windows or Linux (I have dual boot). In...
  10. geckovic02

    Question M.2 SSD not detected in BIOS, but can boot normally when selected in boot selection menu (f12) ?

    Hi everyone My friend had a wierd issue, where after moving to a new SSD + fresh Windows install, he always needed to select the new SSD (M.2 NVME) in the bios selection menu. Even after formatting the old ssd, it would still show up as a boot drive (Probably because we haven't removed all...
  11. J

    Question OS is on SATA, Games and Apps used daily on M.2 NVME SSD.

    Does putting my OS in my SATA makes my apps and games in my M.2 NVME load times not live up to its potential?
  12. S

    Question 3080 and questions about Pcie lanes

    Hello. OK, a few questions and any help is greatly appreciated. My setup. Msi Meg z390 godlike Intel 9900k Evga 3080 Ftw3 ultimate 32 GB of 3400 DDR 4 2 x Samsung Nvme 970 Pro m.2 pcie 3.0 ssd mounted on board, not using the expander card Sound Blaster AE7 internal pcie sound card OK, I...
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    Question Kingdian 1TB SSD NVMe not being recognized - tested in 2 diff new builds

    In April 2021 I acquired the following NVME storage from Aliexpress to Brazil: KingDian M.2 NVME SSD 128GB 256GB 512GB 1TB M.2 2280 PCIe Internal Solid State Drives For Laptop It arrived in good state and was promptly working in my 2016 motherboard desktop build. (GIGABYTE GA-970A-D3P AM3+/AM3...
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    Question Existing SSD will work on new motherboard ?

    I am upgrading my motherboard to a ASUS Prime Z690-P CSM D5 Motherboard and getting a 12th gen processor , will my NVME Samsung SSD 970 SCSI disk device ( this is the name in device manager ) it says 970evo plus on the stick ,will it work on my new mother board since i got it a year or to ago
  15. Vule1901

    Question Windows 10: Need help reading full memory dump files (2400g machine with issues)

    Hi everyone, since changing my ram from Geil 8gb kit 3000cl16 to Patriot (hynix cjr) 16gb kit 3733cl17 (running stock 2133 and 3200cl14 currently which passed 32 memtest86 and multiple other ram tests) I started having a lot of different issues (mostly video tdr errors with amd notification)...
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    Question When you are installing a NVMe SSD, does the SATA mode you use matter/affect performance whatsoever?

    What about RST Optane? I heard that you should generally never use it, but in what scenario would it be good to enable it during installation of a drive? What if you were going to install another SSD that uses the SATA cable? Does it matter what SATA boot mode you chose when installing the...
  17. D

    Question Win10 won't boot if I add second HDD

    This is a first for me: Just did a major upgrade on my roommate's computer (CPU - Intel 11th Gen/RAM - 16GB/Mobo - Gigabyte Z590 Gaming X/Storage - 2TB Firecuda NVME). I installed Windows 10 on the new NVME drive, no issues, even after several reboots. When I try to add one of his old SATA...
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    Question Asus Maximus VIII Gene nvme runs only at 3.0x1 in m.2 slot

    I am trying to understand why I cannot get my Samsung 970 EVO Plus to run at 3.0x4 in the m.2 slot. I have tried different bios settings that I thought would help but I could only get this to run at 3.0x1 in the m.2 slot. I purchased an adapter card for the pcie slot and the 970 will run at...
  19. dipraj

    Question Two New ADATA XPG GAMMIX S50 Lite SSDs died on new MSI Motar B660m wifi board!! Please give me some advice.

    Please give me some advice. On 17th March, I brought a new pc with this configuration, Intel i5 12400 MSI Motar B660m Wifi 4x8Gb ADATA D50 3200 Ram ADATA XPG GAMMIX S50 Lite NVMe 1TB SSD Corsair CV650 This pc was built for only programming. On 18th First I installed Windows 10, doing some...
  20. J

    Question Choosing an NVMe SSD --- higher TBW rating or longer warranty ?

    Which one is better to choose, NVME with longer warranty or NVME with higher TBW rating ? Generally I have 3 choice of NVME SSD 2 years warranty but over 1000TBW 300-370TBW but 5 years warranty (lower cost than number 3) 800TBW and 5 years warranty (higher cost than number 2, Same price as...
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    Question Upgrade default M.2 SSD to a new M.2 NVMe SSD on MSI GV62 8RE laptop ?

    Greetings, I have MSI GV62 8RE gaming laptop which has m.2 combo slot that support both SATA and NVME so I bought a new NVME SSD to replace the default SATA M.2 SSD. I have removed the old one and installed the new one but it's not being detected by the bios or even by the windows installer. Do...
  22. Fellpes

    Question M.2 not found

    Recently I had to update my setup and bought a ryzen 5 5600x and ASUS Tuf b550m Plus motherboard. I already had a corsair m.2 (Force Series™ MP510 480GB M.2 SSD PCIE 3.0). Initially I had plugged my M2 into the M2_1 slot (PCIE 4.0). However, when installing windows, several crashes (BSODs)...
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    Question Will windows allow me to format a drive that has data in it?

    So I have a new computer, and I had an old computer that stopped working recently and nothing can be done about it so I decided to use the 1 terabyte nvme ssd in it to put it in my new pc, for more storage and for more faster storage than my hard drive. However, the old ssd has the old computers...
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    Question SSD Powering Issue | Sleep Mode bugged

    Hello! This is the first time I ask about anything on a forum, and you get why - I am totally stumped now with my issue. I try to figure out what is the problem. Here are all the details: My specs: MSI Z390 Edge Gaming Intel Core I9 9900 AORUS RTX 2070 CORSAIR 2×8GB Hard Drive 4 TB PHISON SSD...
  25. Question SSD NVME not compatible?

    Hi, i replace my NVME SSD, it fit but the point its different... Is this compatible? The older is the right one... Thanks
  26. D

    Question Need guidance. PC off for 9 months, new components needed, steps needed before booting

    CPU: Intel i9-9900k Motherboard: ASUS Z390 ROG Maximus XI Hero WiFi Intel LGA 1151 ATX GPU: (previous) MSI RTX 2080 8GB Gaming X Trio (current - in question) EVGA NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti FTW3 Ultra Gaming Triple-Fan 12GB GDDR6X PCIe 4.0 Memory: 4x G.Skill Trident Z Royal 16GB DDR4-3200...
  27. R

    Question Need to buy SSD, please suggest.

    Hello, I am looking to buy a 1TB Gen3 SSD for my PC. Probably Nvme or anything that you guys suggest. I will mostly be using it for downloading data on it(online) and uploading data from it(online). I will probably be downloading and uploading a minimum of 1TB every month. So I need suggestions...
  28. J

    [SOLVED] Samsung 970 EVO Plus 2TB not being detected on Gigabyte Z690 UD DDR4 Motherboard (Or windows boot manager)

    I have built a new computer but it is not working at the install the OS stage. As the title says, my motherboard's bios is not showing my NVME. I tried to unplug the NVME and plug it back in just in case it was loose or something, but it was not. I cannot try a different port on the motherboard...
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    Question I have a NVME SSD + SATA SSD + HDD. What is the best way to divide the tasks between them?

    I have a 2TB NVME SSD, a 750GB SATA SSD and a normal 1TB HDD. I was thinking about exclusively storing games (game files) on the NVME SSD while using the SATA SSD as the main/boot drive (Windows install) + storing software on it while I use the normal HDD for normal big file storage (media...
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    Question Is buying a refurbished NVME SSD a good idea?

    So recently I saw that a retailer (well known) in my country was selling refurbished Corsair MP600 Force SSD's. It's important to note that they are refurbished by the MANUFACTURER (Corsair) not the RETAILER. I was thinking about buying the 2TB variant. The normal price is around $330 (converted...
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    Question Asus Z690-P with Nivida 1070 (3.0 x16) / 960Pro NVMe. What are the correct PCIE Slots to use to get 16X GPU?

    I have a new Asus Z690-P with an Nvidia 1070 whic his a 3.0 x16 card and a Suamsun 960Pro NVMe card. The Bord has the following PCI Slots. Slot 1 PCIe 5.0/4.0/3.0 x16 Slot 2 PCIe 3.0 x16_1 Slot 3 PCIe 4.0/3.0 x16 Slot 4 PCIe 3.0 X15_2 NVMe Slots are M2_1 CPU Controlled M2_2 Z690 Controlled...
  32. atjeng666

    Question NVMe become slower after startup

    Hello everyone, I have Kingston 512GB (i dunno what type) and WD Black SN750 1TB on my laptop. My laptop is acer nitro 5 ryzen 7, it have 2 m.2 nvme slot and 1 sata hdd If I check on crytaldiskmark in the beginning of my startup the speed is normal. Kingston (2800/1500) & WD (3400/3000) but...
  33. Bonnington

    Question PC won't boot properly after altering bios settings

    Today I reinstalled windows on my M.2 SSD, and it wouldn't show up in my BIOS, however a windows boot manager did show up on another hard drive (it might have already been there) so I entered that, and from inside that drive, it allowed me to enter a new windows volume (the windows I just...
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    Question SSD with Windows 11 installed on it is no longer recognized by Mobo ?

    Build Specs: ASUS Crosshair VIII Formula AMD 3900X 64 GB DDR4 3200mhz RTX 2080 Ti Samsung 980 Pro 2TB x 2 (one is Windows boot other is extra storage) OS: Win11 (Pro I believe?) I haven’t the faintest idea as to what the heck is going on here. My desktop is running Win11, with the most recent...
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    [SOLVED] What kind of SSD my mobo does support?

    I have and old 1TB HDD and Gigabyte H81M-S motherboard so I decided to buy an SSD. But I wonder what kind of SSD my mobo supports? I'm not sure if my mobo supports nvme SSD's, is it even that much faster than standard SSD? What connectors also do I need for and SSD? I've never possesed any of...
  36. Lindmando

    Question Z370 AORUS Gaming 7 + 970 EVO Question…

    Hello to everyone! The title states it all, I have the Z370 AORUS Gaming 7 motherboard and the 970 EVO Plus NVME M.2 SSD. When I go into NVME Configuration in the BIOS, it says “Bo NVME Device Found.” But this drive is recognized in disk management and is incredibly fast. Does this mean it’s...
  37. Loka88

    Question Is the Klevv c720 a good NVMe SSD ?

    I'm looking nvme ssd pcie 3.0 1tb for my gaming laptop. Somehow, i found klevv c720 ssd . But i can't find a review about it. Is it better than adata xpg sx8200 and crucial p5? What things that make klevv c720 better than xpg and p5? Between 3 of that ssd nvne, which one do you prefer for...
  38. Loka88

    Question What kind of ssd that suitable for a gaming laptop?

    I want to buy SSD for my laptop (MSI gl62m 7rd). it supports both m2 sata, m2 nvme pcie 3. But what kind of ssd should i buy ? I want to use my laptop for gaming, coding and also rendering Some post said that using nvme for laptop can cause overheating. Should i still buy nvme ? or should...
  39. Bigi_dookieping

    Question Booting option doesn't change even after selecting it in BIOS

    Hey. I have been using my 120GB SanDisk Sata SSD as my primary boot option for a while now. I have a HDD as well, but only have been using it for other files. The SSD for my OS and such. Recently I have been running out of storage on the SSD and I decided to get an M.2 NVME SSD, which I did...
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    Question Install not showing nvme m2 drive

    I'm trying to install windows fresh on a new pc. I have two M2s installed. One in the top slot and another in the second. The bios seems to recognize that there are m2 devices installed but neither show up in the nvme setup page on my bios. Neither show up in the windows install option either...