1.    21 Apr 2017 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 46
    Windows 10 Pro x64 / Arch Linux

    Enabling UASP under Windows 10?


    As I understand it, Windows 10 includes native support for the USB Attached SCSI Protocol (UASP). Therefore, if all hardware involved is capable of UASP, it will be enabled by default.

    I recently acquired a Corsair Voyager GTX USB 3.0 flash drive. It is a cool piece of technology with an SSD controller built into a thumb drive form factor. And as I believe not only does it support UASP, it requires UASP in order to reach its advertised performance levels.

    I also have an ASUS Rampage IV Extreme motherboard, which I believe was touted as one of the first mobos to include UASP support. It originally required the ASUS USB 3.0 Boost software under Windows 7 in order to work. But native support of UASP first under Windows 8 obviated the need for that.

    However, I see that the Corsair Voyager GTX is attached via "USB (Serial ATA)" according to CrystalDiskInfo under Interface. If it were using UASP, it would say "UASP" there instead.

    So all of that said, am I missing something or is there something I can do to rectify my lack of UASP connectivity?

    Thanks for any thoughts!
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    22 Apr 2017 #2
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 10,928
    Win 10 Pro (1703)

    Hi, maybe these articles will point you in the right direction - certainly extremely informative and worth reading if you've not seen them.
    Faster USB 3.0 Performance: Examining UASP And Turbo Mode

    Enabling UAS On Older USB 3.0-Equipped Motherboards - Faster USB 3.0 Performance: Examining UASP And Turbo Mode
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    22 Apr 2017 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 46
    Windows 10 Pro x64 / Arch Linux
    Thread Starter

    Thanks for the links. Yes, I'll have to read through those and see if I can't find a way to enable UASP on my board. I know my board features the ASMedia USB 3.0 controllers, and according to what I have read those should be capable of UASP...

    Thanks again.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    11 Oct 2017 #4
    Join Date : Apr 2017
    Posts : 4
    Windows 10

    Serial SATA is UASP.
    Additionally it will show up under Device Manager > Storage Controllers as well if it's UASP.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
startup logo hang after enabling windows feature hypervisor
Hi I need some help with this issue: I activated hyperV and isolatedusermode and now windows will not boot and hangs on startup logo. I was able to disable isolatedusermode but hyperv is still enabled. I have tried to dism /disable-feature...
General Support
USB 3 - Windows check if UASP enabled
Hi there Is it possible to find out in Windows if UASP on USB 3 ports are enabled -- On Linux it's easy - simply type lsusb and if a device shows driver=UAS anywhere then it's working Any way in Windows to see if it's enabled. The reason...
Drivers and Hardware
Disable UASP in Windows 10?
Is there a way to disable UASP support in Windows 10 over USB, and force BOT mode? I'm having lots of issues with my external enclosures that support UASP since moving to my new PC with Windows 10, and I'm trying to troubleshoot. A post I read hints...
Drivers and Hardware
No UASP Driver in Windows 10??
So I recently installed Windows 10 to get that sweet usb uasp 3.0 spec goodness (This was the only reason I upgraded). With native support, I thought that nothing could go wrong. Alas, every other part of the upgrade went great BUT for the UASP...
Drivers and Hardware
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 16:23.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums