Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 1 2
Results 11 to 11 of 11
  1. #11
    ROG Enthusiast Array Baio73 PC Specs
    Baio73 PC Specs
    MotherboardAsus ROG Crosshair VIII Formula 1302
    ProcessorAMD Ryzen 3700x
    Memory (part number)2x8 G.Skill F4-4000C17D-16GTZR
    Graphics Card #1Sapphire RX 5700 XT
    MonitorDell U2515H
    Storage #1Samsung 970PRO nVme 512Gb
    Storage #2Crucial MX500 2Tb
    CPU CoolerCorsair H150i Pro RGB
    CaseLian Li 011D XL
    Power SupplyCorsair AX860i
    Keyboard Logitech G513
    Mouse Logitech G903 + Powerplay
    Headset G933 Artemis Spectrum
    Mouse Pad Logitech G840 XL
    Headset/Speakers Logitech G560
    OS Windows 1064bit
    Network RouterLynksys EA6500
    Accessory #1 Corsair Commander Pro
    Accessory #2 9xCorsair LL120 RGB fan

    Join Date
    Jul 2014
    Reputation
    10
    Posts
    74

    Quote Originally Posted by RedSector73 View Post
    Top one has to be boot drive, unless array. (recent thread for that - not confirmed this myself but have no reason to doubt. I use the top one)
    There the same for speed to my knowledge, unless you have say 2700x and GEN 4 M2 Nvme device, then you would want to use bottom one and then you find out can't be the boot drive... lol. Guessing this would never happen anyway, not like you buy x570 board for older CPU ZEN chip and latest tech nvme.

    sata mode is supported, specifically it means if you used sata mode M2 and it takes one of the SATA drives. off memory older boards did not always support this in both slots. Most of us use M2 Nvme drive(s) so this does not matter.

    Formula is the same setup. x370 was the same, your x470 is opposite (correct) for pch and cpu control which is why your asking.

    Then micro boards throw this in the air and other brands as well.
    Recent run with my setup https://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/25789765

    Hope you find this of help.
    Thanks for your answer.
    I'm not so good with english, but I think I got the point... with CH8 Formula I should be able to use the M2 slot controlled by the CPU instead of the one controlled by the Chipset (as in my CH7) without perfomance penalties.

    Baio
    CASE Lian Li 011D XL CPU AMD Ryzen 3700X COOLER Corsair H150i Pro RGB MOBO Asus ROG Crosshair VIII Formula v1302 RAM 2x8 G.Skill F4-4000C17D-16GTZR PSU Corsair AX860i VGA Sapphire RX 5700 XT DISPLAY Dell U2515H AUDIO Logitech G560 SDD Samsung 970PRO nVme 512Gb - Crucial MX500 2Tb INPUT Logitech G903 + Powerplay - G513

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 1 2

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •