Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming GT LGA 1151 ATX Motherboard

Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming GT LGA 1151 ATX Motherboard

Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming GT LGA 1151 ATX Motherboard

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Product Highlights

  • ATX Form Factor
  • Intel LGA 1151 Socket
  • Intel Z170 Chipset
  • 4 x Dual-Channel DDR4
  • 8 x SATA III, 3 x SATA Express, 2 x M.2
  • 3 x PCIe 3.0 x16 Slots
  • 3 x PCIe 3.0 x1 Slots
  • Creative Sound Core 3D
  • Dual Gigabit Ethernet LAN Controllers
  • SLI/AMD CrossFire, USB 3.1 Type-C
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Gigabyte GA-Z170X overview

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The GA-Z170X-Gaming GT LGA 1151 ATX Motherboard from Gigabyte provides an LGA 1151 socket that enables you to build a Windows system running on a 6th-generation Intel processor. It provides four DIMM slots that support up to 32GB of DDR4 memory modules. This ATX motherboard supports 2-way SLI and 3-way CrossFire technologies via the three PCIe 3.0 x16 slots. To complete the multimedia experience, a Creative Sound Core 3D audio chip along with two TI Burr Brown amps immerse you in sounds.

For long-term storage compatibility, Gigabyte has designed this motherboard with multiple interfaces for various types of storage drives. It has eight SATA III ports for supporting legacy optical drives and storage drives. There are also two M.2 slots, utilizing multiple PCI lanes to deliver bandwidths up to 32 Gb/s. Moreover, three SATA Express connectors combine the benefits of PCI Express and SATA technologies to deliver fast data transfer rates.

With an integrated Intel graphics processor, this motherboard is capable of outputting 4K visuals to your display via its DisplayPort and HDMI port. It sports five USB 3.0 ports for connecting to printers, scanners, and other peripherals. Two USB 3.1 ports transmit speeds of up to 10 Gb/s and one of these ports features a small, reversible type-C design so you can connect a USB Type-C cable the very first time. For networking and audio needs, two Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports as well as six audio jacks are built into this motherboard. When additional connections are required, three PCIe 3.0 x1 slots allow you to install optional controller cards.

AMP-UP Audio technology design
High-end audio components
LED trace path with multi-color choices
Built-in performance tuning IC
PCIe metal shielding
USB 3.1 Type-C port with 10 Gb/s speeds
Dual PCIe Gen 3.0 x4 M.2 slots
Creative Sound Core 3D quad-core audio +SBX Pro Studio Audio suite
In the Box
Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming GT LGA 1151 ATX Motherboard
  • Driver Disk
  • 4 x SATA Cables
  • I/O Shield
  • 2-Way SLI Bridge Connector
  • G Connector
  • Pack of Back I/O Dust Covers
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
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    Gigabyte GA-Z170X specs

    Processor Supported Supports Intel Core i7, Core i5, Core i3, Pentium, and Celeron processors in the LGA 1151 package
    Chipset Intel Z170 Express chipset
    Memory 4 x DDR4 DIMM sockets supporting up to 64 GB of system memory
    Dual channel memory architecture
    Support for DDR4 2133 MHz memory modules
    Support for ECC UDIMM 1Rx8/2Rx8 memory modules (operate in non-ECC mode)
    Support for non-ECC UDIMM 1Rx8/2Rx8/1Rx16 memory modules
    Support for Extreme Memory Profile (XMP) memory modules
    Onboard Graphics Integrated Intel HD Graphics supported
    1 x DisplayPort 1.2, supporting a maximum resolution of 4096 x 2160 @ 24 Hz or 3840 x 2160 @ 60 Hz
    1 x HDMI port
    Maximum shared memory of 512 MB
    Audio Creative Sound Core 3D chip
    2 x TI Burr Brown OPA2134 operational amplifiers
    Support for Sound Blaster Recon3Di
    High Definition audio
    Support for S/PDIF Out
    LAN Intel GbE LAN chip (10/100/1000 Mbit)
    Qualcomm Atheros Killer E2400 LAN chip (10/100/1000 Mbit)
    Expansion Slots 1 x PCI Express 3.0 x16 slot, running at x16 (PCIEX16)
    1 x PCI Express 3.0 x16 slot, running at x8 (PCIEX8)
    1 x PCI Express 3.0 x16 slot, running at x4 (PCIEX4)
    3 x PCI Express 3.0 x1 slots
    Support for 3-Way/2-Way AMD CrossFire and 2-Way NVIDIA SLI Technology
    Storage Interface Chipset
    2 x M.2 Socket 3 connectors
    3 x SATA Express connectors
    6 x SATA 6 Gb/s connectors (SATA3 0~5)
    Support for RAID 0, 1, 5, and 10

    ASMedia ASM1061 Chip
    2 x SATA 6 Gb/s connectors (SATA3 6~7), supporting AHCI mode only
    USB Chipset:
    5 x USB 3.0/2.0 on the back panel
    4 x USB 2.0/1.1 (available through the internal USB headers)

    Chipset+Renesas USB 3.0 Hub:
    4 x USB 3.0/2.0 (available through the internal USB headers)

    Chipset+Intel Thunderbolt 3 Controller:
    1 x USB Type-C port on the back panel, with USB 3.1 support
    1 x USB 3.1 Type-A port (red) on the back panel
    Internal I/O Connectors 1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector
    1 x 8-pin ATX 12 V power connector
    1 x I/O shield audio LED power connector
    2 x M.2 Socket 3 connectors
    3 x SATA Express connectors
    8 x SATA 6 Gb/s connectors
    1 x CPU fan header
    1 x Water cooling fan header (CPU_OPT)
    3 x System fan headers
    1 x Front panel header
    1 x Front panel audio header
    2 x USB 3.0/2.0 headers
    2 x USB 2.0/1.1 headers
    1 x Trusted platform module (TPM) header
    1 x Serial port header
    1 x Clear CMOS jumper
    1 x Power button
    1 x Reset button
    1 x Clear CMOS button
    1 x ECO button
    1 x OC button
    2 x Audio gain control switches
    2 x BIOS switches
    Voltage Measurement Points
    Back Panel Connectors 1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse port
    1 x DisplayPort
    1 x HDMI port
    1 x USB 3.1 (10 Gb/s) Type-C port
    1 x USB 3.1 (10 Gb/s, red) Type-A port
    5 x USB 3.0/2.0 ports
    2 x RJ-45 ports
    1 x Optical S/PDIF Out connector
    5 x Audio jacks (center/subwoofer speaker out, rear speaker out, line in/mic, line out, headphone)
    I/O Controller iTE I/O controller chip
    H/W Monitoring System voltage detection
    CPU/System/Chipset temperature detection
    CPU/CPU OPT/System fan speed detection
    CPU/System/Chipset overheating warning
    CPU/CPU OPT/System fan fail warning
    CPU/CPU OPT/System fan speed control
    BIOS 2 x 128 Mbit flash
    Use of licensed AMI UEFI BIOS
    Support for DualBIOS
    Support for Q-Flash Plus
    PnP 1.0a, DMI 2.7, WfM 2.0, SM BIOS 2.7, ACPI 5.0
    Supported Features APP Center
    Smart Switch
    Xpress Install
    Operating System Supported Windows 7, 8.1, 10
    Form Factor ATX
    Dimensions 12.0 x 9.6" / 30.5 x 24.4 cm
    Packaging Infofteydssaazvcywq
    Package Weight 5.4 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 14.9 x 12.8 x 4.4"

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