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PCIE to Nvme on B450m Mortar Max?

Hey guys I need help on identifying my pcie slots on my B450m Mortar Max... I wanted to put on a heatsink for my SX8200 pro but I'm having clearance issues on the bottom m.2 slot so I'm planning to buy a pcie to nvme card adaptor...Can I use the bottom pcie slot? And if so, what pcie slot is that? Sorry my english is bad I hope you guys understand thank you so much!

Motherboard: MSI B450m Mortar Max

Processor: Ryzen 7 2700 w/ Wraith Prism

RAM: Klev Cras X 3200mhz 8gb x2

GPU:  Zotac Mini GeForce GTX 1070ti 8GB

PSU: Seasonic GX-750

Case: Inplay Robin 101 + 10 fans w/ hub and remote

Storage: Toshiba 1TB, Western Digital WD Green 1TB, Crucial BX500 480GB

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2 minutes ago, Rhaemond said:

Hey guys I need help on identifying my pcie slots on my B450m Mortar Max... I wanted to put on a heatsink for my SX8200 pro but I'm having clearance issues on the bottom m.2 slot so I'm planning to buy a pcie to nvme card adaptor...Can I use the bottom pcie slot? And if so, what pcie slot is that? Sorry my english is bad I hope you guys understand thank you so much!

They have PCIe 1x to M.2 adapters out there for like 10 USD. You might want to watch out though, cause the cheaper ones can be slow. 

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1 hour ago, IceChes said:

They have PCIe 1x to M.2 adapters out there for like 10 USD. You might want to watch out though, cause the cheaper ones can be slow. 

How about the slot that I circled here in red?
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1 hour ago, Electronics Wizardy said:

What is the clearance issues with? I'd take the heatsink of the ssd if it has one.

The GPU is literally on top of it and it doesn't sit well with me... 

Motherboard: MSI B450m Mortar Max

Processor: Ryzen 7 2700 w/ Wraith Prism

RAM: Klev Cras X 3200mhz 8gb x2

GPU:  Zotac Mini GeForce GTX 1070ti 8GB

PSU: Seasonic GX-750

Case: Inplay Robin 101 + 10 fans w/ hub and remote

Storage: Toshiba 1TB, Western Digital WD Green 1TB, Crucial BX500 480GB

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1 minute ago, Rhaemond said:

The GPU is literally on top of it and it doesn't sit well with me... 

yea that will work fine. Don't worry about it. 

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4 hours ago, Electronics Wizardy said:

yea that will work fine. Don't worry about it. 

Noted sir, thank you! But out of curiosity, will adapters such as these ones work and fit in the pcie 2.0x4 slot? 

[https://shopee.ph/-Getdouble-M.2-NVME-SSD-to-PCI-E-Adapter-Module-PCI-Express-X4-X8-X16-Expansion-Board-i.129778469.3965822540](https://shopee.ph/-Getdouble-M.2-NVME-SSD-to-PCI-E-Adapter-Module-PCI-Express-X4-X8-X16-Expansion-Board-i.129778469.3965822540)

[https://shopee.ph/-GB-1pc-NVME-Adapter-Card-M.2-to-PCI-E3.0-1x-High-Speed-Extension-M-Key-NGFF-Converter-Card-Module-i.129778469.8202461349](https://shopee.ph/-GB-1pc-NVME-Adapter-Card-M.2-to-PCI-E3.0-1x-High-Speed-Extension-M-Key-NGFF-Converter-Card-Module-i.129778469.8202461349)

[https://shopee.ph/-GB-NVMe-PCIe-M.2-SSD-Expansion-Adapter-Card-for-Macbook-Air-2013-2014-2015-i.129778469.5268053144](https://shopee.ph/-GB-NVMe-PCIe-M.2-SSD-Expansion-Adapter-Card-for-Macbook-Air-2013-2014-2015-i.129778469.5268053144)

[https://shopee.ph/-Getdouble-M.2-NVME-to-PCIE-Adapter-M-B-Key-SSD-to-PCI-E-3.0-X4-SATA-Expansion-Card-i.129778469.3565825160](https://shopee.ph/-Getdouble-M.2-NVME-to-PCIE-Adapter-M-B-Key-SSD-to-PCI-E-3.0-X4-SATA-Expansion-Card-i.129778469.3565825160)

[https://shopee.ph/linshan.-Pcie-Nvme-M.2-Ngff-Ssd-To-Pci-E-Pci-Express-3.0-X4-X8-X16-Adapter-Card-Convert-i.333386238.9106318888](https://shopee.ph/linshan.-Pcie-Nvme-M.2-Ngff-Ssd-To-Pci-E-Pci-Express-3.0-X4-X8-X16-Adapter-Card-Convert-i.333386238.9106318888)

[https://shopee.ph/Linshan-NVMe-PCIe-M.2-NGFF-SSD-to-PCIe-x4-adapter-card-PCIe-x4-to-M.2-card-with-bracket-i.333386238.3367548186](https://shopee.ph/Linshan-NVMe-PCIe-M.2-NGFF-SSD-to-PCIe-x4-adapter-card-PCIe-x4-to-M.2-card-with-bracket-i.333386238.3367548186)

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10 hours ago, AlexArslan said:

Noted sir, thank you! But out of curiosity, will adapters such as these ones work and fit in the pcie 2.0x4 slot? 

[https://shopee.ph/-Getdouble-M.2-NVME-SSD-to-PCI-E-Adapter-Module-PCI-Express-X4-X8-X16-Expansion-Board-i.129778469.3965822540](https://shopee.ph/-Getdouble-M.2-NVME-SSD-to-PCI-E-Adapter-Module-PCI-Express-X4-X8-X16-Expansion-Board-i.129778469.3965822540)

[https://shopee.ph/-GB-1pc-NVME-Adapter-Card-M.2-to-PCI-E3.0-1x-High-Speed-Extension-M-Key-NGFF-Converter-Card-Module-i.129778469.8202461349](https://shopee.ph/-GB-1pc-NVME-Adapter-Card-M.2-to-PCI-E3.0-1x-High-Speed-Extension-M-Key-NGFF-Converter-Card-Module-i.129778469.8202461349)

[https://shopee.ph/-GB-NVMe-PCIe-M.2-SSD-Expansion-Adapter-Card-for-Macbook-Air-2013-2014-2015-i.129778469.5268053144](https://shopee.ph/-GB-NVMe-PCIe-M.2-SSD-Expansion-Adapter-Card-for-Macbook-Air-2013-2014-2015-i.129778469.5268053144)

[https://shopee.ph/-Getdouble-M.2-NVME-to-PCIE-Adapter-M-B-Key-SSD-to-PCI-E-3.0-X4-SATA-Expansion-Card-i.129778469.3565825160](https://shopee.ph/-Getdouble-M.2-NVME-to-PCIE-Adapter-M-B-Key-SSD-to-PCI-E-3.0-X4-SATA-Expansion-Card-i.129778469.3565825160)

[https://shopee.ph/linshan.-Pcie-Nvme-M.2-Ngff-Ssd-To-Pci-E-Pci-Express-3.0-X4-X8-X16-Adapter-Card-Convert-i.333386238.9106318888](https://shopee.ph/linshan.-Pcie-Nvme-M.2-Ngff-Ssd-To-Pci-E-Pci-Express-3.0-X4-X8-X16-Adapter-Card-Convert-i.333386238.9106318888)

[https://shopee.ph/Linshan-NVMe-PCIe-M.2-NGFF-SSD-to-PCIe-x4-adapter-card-PCIe-x4-to-M.2-card-with-bracket-i.333386238.3367548186](https://shopee.ph/Linshan-NVMe-PCIe-M.2-NGFF-SSD-to-PCIe-x4-adapter-card-PCIe-x4-to-M.2-card-with-bracket-i.333386238.3367548186)

Yea those should work, there just x4 to m.2 pcie adapters. 

 

THe x1 ones you proably don't want as there gonna limit speed a good amount

 

 

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