Forum discussion tagged with Z390.
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    Question Arctic Liquid Freezer II 360mm fans

    Hello, need a little help troubleshooting a problem with my AIO fans. Currently have the ALF II 360mm front mounted with the tubes at the bottom of a lian li lancool 2 mesh performance case. I have plugged the only cable that comes out of the pump to the CPU fan header of a Asus ROG Strix z390...
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    Question FW LED update problem

    So i am trying to install Live Update 6 to update my FW LED because my leds does not work but it gives me this error "this application did not support this motherboard" when trying to install Live Update 6. The problem is that dragon center says that my FW LED vers. Is 00. Does anyone know how...
  3. Voltz.Benny

    Question z390 motherboard RGB header

    Ok so i am doing a build where in the case its all black fans except the top one (thermaltake AH t600 if you were wondering) and i wanted to splash some extra cash and make that top fan the center piece of the build by having a single thermaltake riing quad there. My motherboard though is a rog...
  4. Ultimateh

    Question Why do the USB C ports on my MSI Z390 Godlike run at 2.0 speeds?

    I've checked the website and they are supposed to be 3.1 I would settle for any USB3 speeds but they read and write at 40mb/s and are recognized in the USBtreeview program as USB 2 I have removed the drivers of all my USB slots and even just did a BIOS update. Installed the official drivers...
  5. TempTop

    [SOLVED] i5-9500 compatibility w/ PRIME Z390-P straight out-of-box?

    I've ordered an i5-9500 and an ASUS PRIME Z390-P, the BIOS version needed for this processor is marked revision '805'. Seen here: https://www.asus.com/Motherboards-Components/Motherboards/All-series/PRIME-Z390-P/HelpDesk_CPU/ I'm wondering what BIOS revision this motherboard ships with and is...
  6. MrSix18

    Question PC Won’t Post with M.2 Installed, Boot Loop!

    hey guys, so as i stated this configuration worked FINEEEE for over a year now, no issues whatsoever! if i install an M.2 whatsoever in my motherboard, it WILL NOT even post, stuck in boot cycle, DRAM LED lights up, everything (fans, RGB, AIO, etc) turns on, but no motherboard lights, and it...
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    Question No boot up! Z390 prime-a

    My specs: Case: Fractal Design Meshify C (white) Mobo: Asus Prime z390-A Cpu: i5-9600k Cooler: corsair h100i rgb pro xt Ram: 4 x 8gb xpg 3000 M.2 samsung Evo 1tb Gpu: Evga rtx 2070 super Psu: corsair rm850 fully modular -‐--------------------------------------- My problem: I plug in the power...
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    Question system not booting suddenly

    Hello guys I have samsung evo 970 m. 2 drive I addition to 2x 2b sshd firecuda Every thing was fine and working perfectly One of my sshds health was very low and i replaced it with newer one After removing dead sshd and connecting new sshd system suddenly not booting even when i connected...
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    [SOLVED] Is there an m.2 wifi card slot on my motherboard?

    Hello all, I have a Z390 gaming sli rev 1 mobo and was wondering if I could put a m.2 wifi card, if so where do I plug in the cords that connect to it? Thanks
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    Question MSI Z390 CPU LED

    CPU: Intel i5-9600k Mobo: MSI z390 Gaming Plus RAM: Vengeance 16GB PSU: 700Watt I am having an issue with this custom PC booting. I tried to no avail to tell the gentleman I was building this PC for that ordering parts off the internet would be much cheaper, however he decided that he wanted a...
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    Question Need help with addressing the problem

    So basically about a year ago I bought I5-9600K and Asus Z390-H and I didn't notice that the corner of the CPU is bent and I cannot RMA it as the store will put the blame on me (I bought the CPU as Tray and got it in transparent Intel CPU sort of shell). So my problem is that for a year the PC...
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    [SOLVED] Good motherboards for overclocking the i7-9700k?

    I'm looking for some good motherboards particularly in the z390 series. Budget $100-$200 Also could you please tell me why they are good? I never had a 'k' processor so I'm not really sure how motherboards differentiate from each other besides how much ram they can hold and how the bios looks.
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    Question ROG MAXIMUS XI HERO, Z390 AORUS MASTER or MSI MEG Z390 ACE for a 9900k ?

    My PC is on tech service and they are willing to change a Bad rog strix z390e (which is overheating). My best choice here is the aorus one, as I was concerned about temperatures going high on the maximus hero, but I dont like their RGB Fusion 2.0, is so dissapointing, I also have a lot of RGB...
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    Question Websites not Loading Properly On Any Browser

    Mobo: MSI MAG Tomahawk Z390 CPU: Intel Core i7-9700k GPU: EVGA Hybrid RTX 2080 Super RAM: Corsair Vengeance 16GB DDR4 3200MHz Memory: XPG GAMMIX 2TB PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD PSU: ASUS ROG Strix 650W 80+ Gold Certified I just recently did a new PC build, with an MSI MAG Tomahawk Z390 Motherboard. Ever...
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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...
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    [SOLVED] 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?
  17. [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...
  20. 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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    [SOLVED] 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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    [SOLVED] 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...
  23. 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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    [SOLVED] [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...
  27. Swagger502

    [SOLVED] 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...
  28. RayVM

    [SOLVED] 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...
  29. 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...
  30. [SOLVED] 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...
  31. K

    [SOLVED] 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...
  32. Citizen SLI

    [SOLVED] Phanteks ENTHOO 719 Fan HUB Question

    Good morning! I have a question about the Phanteks Enthoo 719 Case and was hoping someone might have some insight or tips on how to use the included FAN HUB with it. I haven't build a PC since the AMD 8150 so it's time for an upgrade. Back then I wasn't interested in RGB because it wasn't as...
  33. fall3n

    Question Z390 Designare graphics card sizing

    A few months ago I built a PC with a GA Z390 Designare motherboard. Everything works but I remember that due to the components on the motherboard, the graphics card did not fit in the slots so I had to buy a PCi extender, plug that into the motherboard on one side and the GPU on the other and...
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    [SOLVED] 5 Beeps on z390 when plugged into gpu

    My computer beeps 5 times when it boots - but only when connected to the video card output. It's a Z390 Designare mobo (latest bios) with a GeForce RTX 2080 video card. When i plug the monitor directly into the mobo and boot, there's no beeps. In either case, the system comes up and after...
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    [SOLVED] Will this memory run optimally with my motherboard?

    I want to buy this ram, because it fits my needs and local retailer: https://www.gskill.com/qvl/165/168/1536228574/F4-3200C16Q-64GTZSK-Qvl But I want to pair it with my z390 gigabyte designare motherboard: https://www.gigabyte.com/Motherboard/Z390-DESIGNARE-rev-10#kf G.skill's website only...
  36. Foksrad

    [SOLVED] How much can I overclock my CPU (i5 8600K)

    Hello, I want to overclock my CPU but I'm not an expert in this field. My case has two fans (one in front and one in back) and I don't want my PC to overheat. My PC specs are : MB : Asus Prime z390-p CPU : Intel i5 8600K CPU Cooler : Arctic Cooling Freezer 13 Pro RAM : G. Skill Rampage V 32GB...
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    Question Asrock z390 extreme4 & SSD MP510 Series s PCIe M.2

    Hi Do you have any idea if the CSSD-F480GBMP510 disk | will work on Asrock z390 extreme4 ?? only one lower Corsair CSSD-F240GBMP500 model is written in the specification because I already bought the disc ssd and I don't want to unpack it without a need thank you
  38. naja

    Question Boot failure detected (Z390 AORUS ELITE)

    Hello, The pc works well after we bought it before 4 months ago, then today suddenly, we got a message "Boot failure detected". And we have to choose 3 options: Load optimized default then boot. Load optimized defaults then reboot Enter bios. None of these options only give us a Blank...
  39. Antoz

    Question MPG Z390 ezdebug cpu light flashing

    I recently tried putting together a pc with a Mpg z390 gaming plus mobo, intel i7-9700, 16 gb corsair vengeance ram, and a geforce rtx 2070 super. The board has an ezdebug led system and the cpu light continuously flashes on and off. The fans also spin once when the light flicks. I’m sure...
  40. NathanTJB

    Question Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Master

    Apologies if I've posted in the wrong place. I got my Sabrent Rocket m.2 ssd today and I installed in the first slot (I have not turned on my PC yet) but I noticed my first m.2 shield has a wiggle to it even when fully screwed down and I haven't touched the m.2 slot since I got it. Just...