Currently thinking of buying a SATA Blu-ray drive to use with my A7N8X-E Deluxe (with a decent video card, decent codec and software player and a decent overclocked CPU I believe it should work ......... just!). Initial tests with downloaded 720p and 1080p test files are good.
Anyhow, what BIOS revision do I need in order to use SATA with a modern Blu-ray drive?
Note: Am using Windows XP SP3, the Blu-ray drive I'm thinking of buying is this one:
A Blu Ray player uses the Windows system SATA driver to drive SATA devices (Blu Ray player). I have the board. There is no BIOS update addressing any update to the onboard SATA controller I know of. I use the latest BIOS. The latest is all inclusive for any prior BIOS revisions. The board is Socket A and support has been discontinued for years.