Forum discussion tagged with x99.
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    Question X99a Sli plus RAID Won’t allow Boot

    Installed two new and identical SSDs and went through BIOS to set up RAID 1. Completed setup and tried to boot with boot order UEFI Windows boot manager followed by UEFI BD/DVD. All others are disabled. My old boot drive is still plugged in and works when RAID is turned off. I am running Windows...
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    Question Does HP EX920 512GB NVMe is compatible with ASUS X99 EWS mother board?

    which one is better Samsung PM961 512GB or HP EX920 512GB? I am thinking of buying HP EX920 512GB, i just want to know if it is compatible with my mother board X99 E WS having 3404 Bios version.
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    List of X99 motherboards compatible with ECC memory ?

    Hello, There are two types of X99 motherboards compatible with ECC memory: - The ones officially compatible - The ones not officially compatible If you have tested your board with ECC memory, please report it here. (With Memory serial number and bios version if possible). It's just about ECC...
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    i7-6850k Easily degraded (My fourth replacement)

    I run an x99 asus strix board, 32 gb of kingston hyper X ram. My i7-6850k suffered heavy degradation over a week somehow at 1.3 volts at 4.2 ghz. I found out it was going bad because chrome and any application would not work without crashing. I was wondering if anyone else had issues with the...
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    DMI 2.0 vs 3.0

    In my limited understand, DMI is the interconnect between the CPU and the southboard / PCH. 2GB/s in 2.0 vs 3.93 GB/s in 3.0. x4 links for both. These mapping perfectly to the link/channel speeds for PCI-E 2.0 and 3.0 respectively in an x4 configuration. Thus the CPU has a PCI-E 2.0x4 or 3.0x4...