To support SSD Optane will be the only system on the Intel Core of the seventh generation
Intel, last spring demonstrated the superiority of SSD over traditional Optane solid state drives, has published data on support for these drives in personal computers. As shown, support SSD Optane will be the only system on the market, 200-series and Intel Core seventh generation.
A full list of compatible processors includes Intel Core i7-7700, i7-7700K i7-7700T, i5-7400T, i5-7400, Intel core i5-7500, Intel core i5-7500T, i5-7600T, i5-7600K, i5-7600, i3-7101E, i3-7101TE, i3-7100T, i3-7100, i3-7350K, i3-7320, i3-7300 and i3-7300T. List of chipset is: Intel Z270, Q270, H270, Q250, B250, C236.
Drive M. 2 2280 card-S1-B-M or 2242-S1-B-M is supposed to connect to the PCIe controller integrated into the PCH, using the configuration of the PCIe x2 or x4. For the drive is required to support NVMe 1.1 and driver Intel Rapid Storage Technology (Intel RST) 15.5 at the BIOS level.