MSI rolls out a BIOS replace to repair AMD USB points, but it surely’s nonetheless in beta
MSI is the primary producer to roll out a brand new BIOS replace containing AMD’s AGESA 188.8.131.52 firmware, which ought to repair intermittent USB points for these working a Ryzen 5000 CPU on a 500 sequence motherboard. The replace is at present in beta, however putting in it’s a no-brainer when you’re already struggling with issues.
The problems have been round since Zen 3 processors launched late final yr, however AMD solely began investigating stories in February. The pink workforce discovered a repair three weeks later, however the prolonged distribution time means it must undergo motherboard companions earlier than you may set up it onto your system.
Thankfully, MSI’s been fast to the mark assembly the schedule, releasing the replace for 21 of its motherboards since April 8. That is break up throughout 5 X570 and 16 B550 variants, however don’t fret when you can’t see your mannequin listed as there are loads extra updates on the best way. Ultimately, nobody will likely be overlooked of the loop with the newest technology, X470, and B450 motherboards all getting the repair.
To test for your self, simply look out for ‘replace to ComboAM4PIV2 184.108.40.206’ and ‘Improved USB gadget compatibility’ within the description and also you’re good to go. In any other case, right here’s a rundown of motherboards and their corresponding BIOS updates:
There’s no phrase from Asus, Gigabyte, Asrock, or different motherboard producers when their AGESA 220.127.116.11 replace will land, however they shouldn’t be too far behind.