A dominant name in the field of graphics cards, storage devices, and motherboards, BIOSTAR has announced the ability to support AMD Smart Access Memory technology by providing users BIOS update for their existing AM4 400 series and 500 series motherboards.
MSI also released the BIOS update for B450 Motherboard.
An avid user can now enjoy up to an 11% boost in gaming performance as the AMD Smart Access Memory (SAM) lets the CPU completely access the GPU memory. If BIOSTAR users can pair their AM4 400/500 series motherboards with AMD Ryzen 5000 series processors and Radeon RX 6000 graphics cards, they will relish the added performance boost.
How to enable AMD Smart Access Memory in AM4 400 series And 500 series motherboards?
- First, you need to enter BIOS.
- Then you have to choose the option labeled as “Advanced.”
- Then you have to choose “PCI Subsystem Settings.”
- Tick “Above 4G Decoding” and “Re-size BAR Support” as enable.
- Finally, save your settings by pressing “F10” and reboot.
If you need additional information regarding BIOSTAR AM4 400 series and 500 series motherboards and their support of AMD Smart Access Memory technology, then you need to visit the product website of your motherboard to download the corresponding BIOS version of motherboards indexed below.
The list of motherboards supporting AMD Smart Access Memory Technology:
- RACING X570GT8
- RACING B550GTA
- RACING X570GTA
- RACING B550GT0
- RACING X570GT
The BIOSTAR AM4 400 series are RACING X470GT8, RACING X470GTN, RACING X470GTA, RACING X470GTQ, RACINGB450GT3, RACING B450GT, X470MH, X470NH, B450MX, B450MHC, B450NH, and B450MH. All of them will be available from December 2020. Additional information regarding the release will be available on BIOSTAR’s official website www.biostar.com.tw.
Sources: Biostar Official Website, AMD Socket AM4 Motherboard, 10th December 2020.