[SOLVED] If I buy a M.2 PCIe 3.0 can I just put it into the M.2 slot?

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Welcome to the forums, newcomer!

AMD® CPU
  • 2 x SATA 6Gb/s ports1
  • 1 x M.2 slot (Key M)1
    • Supports PCIe 3.0 x4 (1st, 2nd and 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen™/ Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics and 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Graphics) or PCIe 3.0 x2 (Athlon™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics) and SATA 6Gb/s
    • Supports 2242/ 2260 /2280/ 22110 storage devices
AMD® B450
  • 4 x SATA 6Gb/s ports

  1. SATA5 and SATA6 ports will be unavailable when installing a M.2 device in M.2 slot.
^ pulled off from the specs page, here.

That being said, what processor is paired with that motherboard?

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Welcome to the forums, newcomer!

AMD® CPU
  • 2 x SATA 6Gb/s ports1
  • 1 x M.2 slot (Key M)1
    • Supports PCIe 3.0 x4 (1st, 2nd and 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen™/ Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics and 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Graphics) or PCIe 3.0 x2 (Athlon™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics) and SATA 6Gb/s
    • Supports 2242/ 2260 /2280/ 22110 storage devices
AMD® B450
  • 4 x SATA 6Gb/s ports

  1. SATA5 and SATA6 ports will be unavailable when installing a M.2 device in M.2 slot.
^ pulled off from the specs page, here.

That being said, what processor is paired with that motherboard?
 
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Welcome to the forums, newcomer!

AMD® CPU
  • 2 x SATA 6Gb/s ports1
  • 1 x M.2 slot (Key M)1
    • Supports PCIe 3.0 x4 (1st, 2nd and 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen™/ Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics and 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Graphics) or PCIe 3.0 x2 (Athlon™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics) and SATA 6Gb/s
    • Supports 2242/ 2260 /2280/ 22110 storage devices
AMD® B450
  • 4 x SATA 6Gb/s ports

  1. SATA5 and SATA6 ports will be unavailable when installing a M.2 device in M.2 slot.
^ pulled off from the specs page, here.

That being said, what processor is paired with that motherboard?
I have an AMD Ryzen 5 3600