Z170 hacked to support Coffeelake? Is this real or fake?

Discussion in 'Motherboards' started by FPGA, Dec 7, 2017 at 9:27 AM.

  1. FPGA

    FPGA n00bie

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  2. Master_shake_

    Master_shake_ 2[H]4U

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    Asus said that coffeelake would work in z170/270 boards but Intel willed it not to be.
     
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  3. KazeoHin

    KazeoHin [H]ardness Supreme

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    Wasn't it all but confirmed that the 'coffee lake' i3s were actually rebadged kaby Lake dies?
     
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  5. kirbyrj

    kirbyrj Why oh why didn't I take the BLUE pill?

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    Shhh...the Intel Defense Force will show up and try to tell you how they debunked that myth.
     
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    Then you just point them to this article and let them plug their ears even further
     
  7. Speedeu4ia

    Speedeu4ia Limp Gawd

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    This is a repost of a diff article and has been discussed in the. Coffee lake thread.

    No Igp, broke pcie and only 4core chips, it doesn't really support it
     
  8. kirbyrj

    kirbyrj Why oh why didn't I take the BLUE pill?

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    Watch there will be a pin mod sticker for 1151v1 to v2 and then everything works.
     
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    they're reverse engineering a bios.

    of course not everything works yet.
     
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  10. ssnyder28

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    Hope so!
     
  11. Dan_D

    Dan_D [H]ardOCP Motherboard Editor

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    Where did ASUS say this?
     
  12. Master_shake_

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    https://www.tweaktown.com/news/59584/asus-z270-platform-work-coffee-lake-cpus/index.html

    there.
     
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  14. Master_shake_

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    i think everyone suspected that.

    :ROFLMAO:
     
  15. Furious_Styles

    Furious_Styles Limp Gawd

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    Yeah and I think we all highly doubt intel will allow the ME/bios change.