ASUS has launched a brand new UEFI BIOS model for its ROG Maximus XI Hero motherboard, which helps as much as 128GB of DDR4 reminiscence with 32GB of unbuffered modules utilizing Samsung's newest 16GB reminiscence chips. The corporate will quickly launch new BIOS for different Intel Z390-based platforms. Different motherboard producers are prone to comply with as Intel has acknowledged that this reminiscence is supported by the processors of the ninth Gen Core.
Final yr, Samsung started mass-production 16GB DDR4 reminiscence chips aimed primarily at high-capacity RDIMMs for servers. These chips have been finally additionally because of client grade reminiscence, in order that 32GB UDIMMs have been added to Samsung's portfolio. As a result of Intel's MRC for mainstream processors doesn’t assist 16GB ICs routinely, new firmware is required. The corporate has formally up to date its reminiscence reference code for the ninth Gen Core processors and it’s as much as the motherboard producers to replace their UEFI BIOS to get assist for 32GB UDIMMs.
Thus far, ASUS has solely validated SL Hyperlink's J4BGUS2G8QHBC DDR4-2667 CL19 modules with its ROG Maximus XI Hero motherboard.
Intel additionally validates numerous modules that use 16 GB chips with its processors. It’s subsequently anticipated that the "official" record of supported 32 GB UDIMMs can be launched within the coming weeks or months.
It's price noting that there are two competing implementations for 32GB UDIMMs. The & # 39; Double Capability & # 39; reminiscence modules launched final yr by G.Talent and Zadak are primarily based on 32×16 Gb chips, however are primarily two modules on a printed circuit board. That is completely different from the Samsung modules, which use 16 x 32 GB chips.