Z390

Forum discussion tagged with Z390.
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    Question Asus z390-e crashing once a day after Bios Update

    Hey! My computer has been crashing for 3 days in a row. Specifications: Motherboard: ROG Strix Z390-E, BIOS (v.1502) PSU: Corsair HX750, Model number: SKU CP-9020137 , not sure of the amps. GPU: Gigabyte GeForce RTX 2080 super gaming OC white 8G CPU: i7-9700K 3.60GHz, unparked, overclocked to...
  2. nikosmah

    Question Proper UEFI setting for Intel Optane Memory installation

    Greetings everyone! I'm getting a blue screen with the error message "inaccessible boot device" after I install a (non-M and H) 16GB Optane module to accelerate my secondary HDD, a Seagate Barracuda 2TB, which is my gaming library. My W10 boot drive is a Samsung 970 EVO Plus 500GB NVMe SSD...
  3. weztmarch

    Question Did I damage the aRGB Header? Z390 motherboard

    I may have improperly connected a splliter cable into my ASUS Z390 MAXIMUS XI APEX motherboard aRGB header or the header is faulty and I am just now finding out.. I purchased the board secondhand on eBay a month ago as it is a rare and pricey board and quite difficult to locate in the US...
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    Question Supermicro C9Z390-PGW BIOS update problems

    Hi, Recently I saw there is a new version of BIOS for my motherboard. Unfortunately I'm unable to flash it nor via SuperoBooster app (downloading leads to error message, manually loading file is reading the BIOS but after a restarts it hangs on "checking BIOS ID" message and nothing happends)...
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    Question is the Z390 pro4 good for overclocking

    i am planning to get one, my cpu runs at a base 3.7 ghz, how high can it boost it?
  6. [SOLVED] Cannot enable Bluetooth on ASRock Phantom Gaming 6 Z390

    Hi, I can't seem to enable Bluetooth on the ASRock Z390 Phantom Gaming 6. I've enabled it in the BIOS but windows won't see it - nothing in device manager etc. Have installed drivers from ASRock mobo support page as well. Has anyone else had this and managed to fix it? Thanks BIOS v4.30...
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    [SOLVED] i7 9700KF throttling at normal temps?

    I just recently build a new system with an i7 9700kf and an Asus rog strix z390-f mobo. But I'm having issues with the cpu throttling down to 4.2 GHz on all cores after 15 seconds or so of running Cinebench r20 (which results in a score of around 3200 compared to 3600 that others get with...
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    Question Building a PC for CSGO

    Hi guys, I was wondering to build a gaming rig for playing CSGO. This is what I came up with. Kindly tell/guide me regarding my specs. CPU - i5-9600k Mobo - Z390 MSI Pro GPU - Gtx 2070 Super RAM - 8x2 3400MHZ SSD - 500GB Samsung/Crucial HHD- 2TB Seagate Barr 7200RPM Cooler - Coolermaster...
  9. Faustasz610

    [SOLVED] Which motherboard should I choose for i7 8700 (non K)? ASUS PRIME B360M-A vs MSI Z390-A PRO?

    Hello, I am currently stuck trying to figure out which motherboard I should choose. Some people say B360 is better, but then others say Z370 is better. I've got an Intel i7 8700 non K CPU, and RTX 2060. I am not planning on upgrading my CPU any time soon, but I would like to have memory...
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    Question Does the m.2 slot used effect the speed of m.2 NVMe drives?

    Hello, I have a Gigabyte AORUS z390 motherboard and I noticed that there are 3 m.2 slots m2m (top) m2a (middle) m2p (bottom) I just recently purchased an m.2 NVMe drive and was wondering if the slot that I install it on will effect the speed in any way? I have never installed an m.2 drive...
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    Question Should i upgrade ryzen 5 2600x to an i5 9600K?

    Hello, Specs: Ryzen 5 2600x Mobo: B350 tomahawk GPU: 1070 TI Ram: 16 gb 3200 cl16 550W PSU So, lately i have been struggling with this CPU. I have been forced to OC because B350 motherboard doesnt support xrf2/precision boost overdrive of 2600x and it was giving me constanly 3.9 ghz and low...
  12. lucasesquivel308

    [SOLVED] Need Help Please

    I am going to upgrade to an i7-9700k pretty soon and I need a new motherboard that is compatible with the chip. I have selected 4 that I think are good in price points and quality from what I can tell. I do not have much knowledge in motherboards of how to tell which is "better". $200 give or...
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    Question GC-Titan Ridge with 2 RTX 2080 Cards

    Z390 AORUS MASTER(rev 1.0) BIOS Version F11c i9 - 9900K 32GB RAM (4X8) 2 - EVGA RTX 2080 GC-Titan Ridge (TBT Controller) 1 SSD SATA Drive The system works great without the TBT card. When I add the TBT card, I get no boot/video trying all of the video ports, including onboard. BIOS video...
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    Question Asus Aura software does not recognize motherboard

    Hi guys, I went to Armoury Crate software for my Asus Motherboard Z390E (brand new) and clicked update and updated all asus software. From that update, my asus aura and armoury crate does not recognize motherboard. I can change lights to light strip, graphic card, ram and on my ARGB header. My...
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    Question [SOLVED] Bought second NVMe SSD, installed and it doesn't show up in BIOS/Windows

    Hello! I was searching the web for the past day and I saw most quality answers here, so decided to join the community :) I bought a second NVMe SSD drive for my current PC which I built by myself 1,5 year ago. Thought it will be a piece of cake to add the second stick... yeah... So, the second...
  16. Swagger502

    Question Z390 motherboard question

    Hello guys I hope yall having nice day am new to this pc building thing (it's my first build). I have question regarding the z390 motherboard, so I bought case with 4 rgb fans and rgb water cooling ( rgb motor only) not the fans and the name of the water cooler is deepcool castle 240ex and I...
  17. RayVM

    Question Z390-F not running all 4 ram slots together

    Have been running 2x16GB Corsair Vengeance Pro on my Asus Z390-F with no problems for the last 5 months, been a great build so far. But with current work loads I've bought another of the same RAM. Problem is, I can only get 3 sticks to run - 48GB, doesn't matter which order they're in in terms...
  18. B3RN

    [SOLVED] Will the BIOS boot with the i5-9600k and ASUS z390-h?

    Hey, guys. Excuse me for my English, I am making this post using google translate. I have an idea to built up pc with ASUS Z-390-H and i5-9600KF. My question - will the BIOS boot to update by myself using flash drive or I need to take MB to service center for use 8th generation of CPU...
  19. Question New MOBO and CPU, strange BIOS issues.

    Okay, so recently I purchased a new motherboard (ROG Strix Z390-F) and CPU (i5-9600k) to upgrade my computer. I got round to building it the other weekend and since then have had some strange issues occurring. It started when my computer crashed to the blue screen twice in a day, firstly to...
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    Question Should I get i7-7700K or get mobo bundle Asus ROG Strix Z390-E and i5-9600KF?

    I have currently: ASUS ROG Strix H270F i5-7500 NVDIA GTX 1070 I would like to upgrade my CPU to i7-7700K. But my friend says it should upgrade to a 8th or 9th gen since 7700K is already old. I was looking at Asus ROG Strix Z390-E and i5-9600KF? Since my current mobo doesnt support 8th gen and...