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So using M.2 drives makes me lose sata ports in Aorus Master? Help me understand please...

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post #11 of 11 (permalink) Old 12-01-2019, 12:01 PM
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Quote: Originally Posted by unityole View Post
z370 and z390 are the same in that regards, 24 pcie lanes, 3x m.2 slot, if all 3 m.2 are used then 4 sata ports will not work. i would recommend to run m.2 ssd via cpu lanes instead. not only you get lower latency without having to go through chipset you also dont lose any sata ports. you will lose pcie lanes though and single GPU is more than enough.

I am on the Aorus Master using all there M.2 slots. How could I instead use these via cpu lanes?
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