Question Which M.2 Nvme Slot To Use ?

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Hello Everyone I Just Built a new pc and i got the Asus Rog STRIX b460-h Gaming Motherboard
And I got the Evo 970 Plus M.2 SSD Storage The question Is Which Slot On the Motherboard I could Plug It and what the difference Between Them I Searched on Motherboard official website They typed this and i understand nothing from them !

and does the 970 Plus Evo good for this board ?

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Official Website :

1 x M.2_1 socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (SATA & PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)*3
Intel® B460 Chipset :
Total supports 2 x M.2 slots and 6 x SATA 6Gb/s ports

1 x M.2_2 socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)

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Thank you guys God bless you !
 

Cubrix

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Nov 28, 2019
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Hi Jehad.

The Evo 970 Plus M.2 is great! It is type 2280 so it can be used on any of your M.2 slots. There will be no difference. I have the same board and I use it at the bottom due to the GPU being in my main PCI slot.
 

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