Gigabyte TRX40 DESIGNARE TRX4 XL-ATX Motherboard

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Gigabyte TRX40 DESIGNARE TRX4 XL-ATX Motherboard
Key Features
  • XL-ATX Form Factor
  • AMD TRX40 Chipset
  • TRX4 Socket
  • 8 x Quad-Channel DDR4-4400 (OC)
Push your computing experience to the max with the Gigabyte TRX40 DESIGNARE TRX4 XL-ATX Motherboard. Designed to take full advantage of the AMD TRX40 chipset's large PCIe 4.0 data bandwidth using third-generation AMD Ryzen Threadripper processors with the TRX4 socket, this XL-ATX is built to deliver high-end performance to enthusiasts and professionals who require top performance to run demanding applications. Time for intensive tasks such as 3D rendering, video editing, gaming, and more can be significantly reduced. Up to 256GB of quad-channel ECC DDR4 RAM, reaching 4400 MHz when overclocked, can be installed across eight memory slots. The motherboard also features advanced cooling and supports up to four M.2 SSDs on board, with another four through the included AORUS Gen4 AIC Adapter, and eight SATA III storage drives, which can be put into RAID 0, 1, or 10 configuration. Its four PCIe 4.0 x16 slots can accommodate 2-Way, 3-Way, 4-Way, and Quad-GPU NVIDIA SLI or AMD CrossFire configurations to maximize your system's graphical capabilities for high frame rates, connecting 4K and 8K monitors, and faster video rendering times.
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Gigabyte TRX40 DESIGNARE Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2AMD TRX40 Chipset
  • 3Performance Features
  • 4Designed for Durability
  • 5Enhanced Cooling
  • 6Storage and Memory
  • 7AORUS Gen4 AIC Adapter
  • 8GC-TITAN RIDGE
  • 9NVIDIA SLI and AMD CrossFireX Support
  • 10Immersive Audio
  • 11Network Performance
  • 12USB TurboCharger
  • 13RGB Fusion 2.0 Lighting

Push your computing experience to the max with the Gigabyte TRX40 DESIGNARE TRX4 XL-ATX Motherboard. Designed to take full advantage of the AMD TRX40 chipset's large PCIe 4.0 data bandwidth using third-generation AMD Ryzen Threadripper processors with the TRX4 socket, this XL-ATX is built to deliver high-end performance to enthusiasts and professionals who require top performance to run demanding applications. Time for intensive tasks such as 3D rendering, video editing, gaming, and more can be significantly reduced. Up to 256GB of quad-channel ECC DDR4 RAM, reaching 4400 MHz when overclocked, can be installed across eight memory slots. The motherboard also features advanced cooling and supports up to four M.2 SSDs on board, with another four through the included AORUS Gen4 AIC Adapter, and eight SATA III storage drives, which can be put into RAID 0, 1, or 10 configuration. Its four PCIe 4.0 x16 slots can accommodate 2-Way, 3-Way, 4-Way, and Quad-GPU NVIDIA SLI or AMD CrossFire configurations to maximize your system's graphical capabilities for high frame rates, connecting 4K and 8K monitors, and faster video rendering times.

A GC-Titan Ridge add-in card is included with the TRX40 DESIGNARE to provide additional video ports and high-speed Thunderbolt 3 connectors that can transfer data at up to 40 Gb/s. The motherboard also features the Realtek ALC1220-VB audio codec to deliver deep and immersive DTS:X Ultra 7.1-channel surround sound. Other features include fast internet connections via two cFosSpeed-accelerated wired Intel Gigabit Ethernet ports and the built-in 802.11ax Wi-Fi. You can customize your computing experience using the addressable RGB headers to connect light strips, which can be synced with other Gigabyte RGB Fusion 2.0-compatible peripherals such as mice and keyboards using the desktop software or mobile app. Windows 10 64-bit is required to take advantage of all the motherboard's features.

AMD TRX40 Chipset

Supporting third-generation AMD Ryzen Threadripper processors, the TRX40 chipset is designed for visual effects artists, data scientists, and other professionals who require high-end computing power. The chipset takes advantage of PCIe 4.0 bandwidth for multi-GPU configurations, NVMe storage arrays, and more. Additionally, the platform supports quad-channel DDR4 ECC RAM with unlocked overclocking for even greater speed and power.

Performance Features

  • The TRX40 DESIGNARE motherboard features an Infineon multiphase PWM controller, a 16+3 phase for vCore and SOC, and an Infineon TDA21472 Power Stage MOSFET to provide up to 70A of power from each phase, totaling 1330A.
  • This motherboard uses a double copper layer PCB design to efficiently deliver power to critical components at lower temperatures.
  • OC-PEG provides two onboard SATA power connectors, each from a different phase of the power supply, to deliver stable power to 3-Way and 4-Way multi-GPU configurations.

Designed for Durability

  • An integrated I/O shield makes installing the motherboard easier and more convenient.
  • Gigabyte's double locking brackets keep PCIe slots securely affixed to the motherboard.
  • Static resistance and anti-surge technologies help to protect the motherboard against damage caused by static electricity and irregular power delivery.
  • Solid plated ATX 24-pin and 8-pin power connectors deliver a stable power supply to key components.
  • With the Q-Flash Plus feature, you can update the BIOS without having to install a CPU or video card. Simply copy the new BIOS file to a USB flash drive, insert it into the designated port, then press the Q-Flash button.
  • The DualBIOS design features a secondary backup BIOS to help recover from computer viruses, hardware issues, and other issues that could endanger your computer.

Enhanced Cooling

  • Smart Fan 5 allows users to interchange fan headers to correspond with the thermal sensors located across the motherboard so that the system stays cool while maintaining a high level of performance for games and other demanding applications.
  • Fan Stop lets you to take control of your computer's noise level by allowing specified fans to halt when the system drops to a designated temperature level. These settings may be customized according to your preferences.
  • Hybrid Fan Headers automatically detect the connected liquid- or air-cooling systems, enabling Smart Fan 5 to monitor information such as flow-rate.

Storage and Memory

  • Four M.2 slots are available, supporting up to type 22110 SATA and PCIe NVMe SSDs.
  • Included AORUS Gen4 AIC Adapter supports four M.2 PCIe x4 NVMe SSDs up to type 22110.
  • Eight SATA III headers are available for hard drives and 2.5" SSDs.
  • RAID 0, 1, and 10 configurations are supported.
  • Up to 256GB of quad-channel DDR4-4400 (OC) memory can be installed across eight slots.

AORUS Gen4 AIC Adapter

  • 4 x M.2 PCIe 4.0/3.0 Slots
  • Supports PCIe x4 NVMe SSDs up to type 22110
  • 8 x Temperature Sensors
  • 1.9" Double Ball Bearing Fan
  • Supports High-Frequency Memory
  • Full PCI Express 4.0 Design
  • Read/Write Performance up to 15,000 MB/s
  • SSD Thermal Guard
  • Easy Software RAID with Single Click
  • Custom AORUS Storage Manager

GC-TITAN RIDGE

  • Intel Thunderbolt 3 Certified add-in card
  • Intel DSL7540 Thunderbolt 3 controller
  • 2 x Thunderbolt 3 (USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C) port
  • 1 x DisplayPort 1.4 port
  • 2 x Mini-DisplayPort In
  • 40 Gb/s max bandwidth
  • Daisy-chain up to 12 Devices
  • Up to 100W Power Delivery
  • PCI Express 3.0 x4 Interface

NVIDIA SLI and AMD CrossFireX Support

Installing multiple graphics cards will enhance the computer's performance for demanding tasks such as CAD, 3D rendering, video editing, and more. This motherboard supports 4-way NVIDIA SLI and AMD CrossFireX configurations.

Immersive Audio

  • The Realtek ALC1220-VB audio codec provides vibrant 7.1-channel surround sound to your speakers.
  • Smart Headphone Amp automatically detects the impedance of your headphones.
  • Up to 110 dB SNR to headphones from front audio port.
  • Up to 114 dB SNR when recording audio from your microphone.
  • High-grade capacitors are used for feedback signal processing.
  • The DTS:X Ultra codec realistically recreates spatial audio experiences for games using almost any headphone of speaker set.

Network Performance

  • Two Intel Gigabit LAN ports use the cFosSpeed network traffic management application to automatically allocate bandwidth so that the highest network priority goes to games or specified applications.
  • Intel 802.11ax Wi-Fi enables Gigabit wireless performance for online games and streaming media, with speeds up to 2.4 Gb/s.
  • Adjustable smart antenna is designed to deliver a strong and stable Wi-Fi signal.
  • Bluetooth 5 offers a faster transmission rate and 4X the range of Bluetooth 4.2.

USB TurboCharger

The front USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A port is enhanced with Gigabyte's USB TurboCharger technology, which is designed to recharge QC 3.0-compatible Android devices and Apple Fast-Charge devices up to 50% in less than 30 minutes.

RGB Fusion 2.0 Lighting

With Gigabyte's RGB Fusion 2.0 technology, you can customize your computer by installing RGB lighting strips alongside compatible components and peripherals for incredible effects. Lighting profiles that cover your entire system, including the motherboard, video card, and CPU can be configured and controlled using the Gigabyte RGB Fusion 2.0 desktop software or mobile app.
UPC: 889523020401

Gigabyte TRX40 DESIGNARE Specs

CPU
General
ChipsetAMD TRX40
CPU SocketsTRX4
Back Panel I/O
USB1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C
5 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A
2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
ThunderboltNone
DisplayNone
Audio5 x 3.5 mm
1 x S/PDIF
Ethernet / Controller2 x Intel Gigabit
Wi-Fi Antenna2 x Connector
ButtonsBIOS Flashback, Clear CMOS
Memory
Memory Slots8 x 288-Pin
Memory SupportDDR4 2133, 2400, 2667, 2933, 3200, 3300, 3333, 3400, 3466, 3600, 3733, 3866, 4000, 4133, 4266, 4400 MHz
Maximum Capacity256 GB
Channel ArchitectureQuad Channel
ECC SupportNon-ECC, ECC Unbuffered
Storage Expansion
SATA8 x SATA III
M.21 x M Key 2260, 2280, 22110 (PCIe 4.0 x4, PCIe 4.0 x2, SATA (Unspecified))
1 x M Key 2280 (PCIe 4.0 x4, PCIe 4.0 x2, SATA (Unspecified))
1 x M Key 2280, 22110 (PCIe 4.0 x4, PCIe 4.0 x2, SATA (Unspecified))
1 x M Key 2280 (PCIe 4.0 x4, PCIe 4.0 x2)
U.2None
RAID SupportRAID 0, 1, 10
Internal I/O
Expansion Slots2 x PCIe 4.0 x16 (x16 mode)
2 x PCIe 4.0 x16 (x8 mode)
1 x PCIe 4.0 x1
USB1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2 Header (Supports 1 USB Type-C Port)
2 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1 Header (Supports 4 USB Type-A Port)
1 x USB 2.0 Header (Supports 2 USB Type-A Port)
Multi-GPU Support2-Way, 3-Way, 4-Way, Quad-GPU AMD CrossFireX
2-Way, 3-Way, 4-Way, Quad-GPU NVIDIA SLI
Air Cooling1 x 4-Pin CPU
2 x 4-Pin System
4 x 4-Pin Assistant
2 x Thermal Sensor
Liquid Cooling1 x 4-Pin Pump
Power Connectors1 x 24-Pin Mainboard
1 x 8-Pin CPU
1 x 15-Pin SATA
SecurityTPM Module
LED Header4 x RGB
Audio1 x Speaker
DiagnosticsBIOS Selection, Clear CMOS, Flash BIOS, Measurement Points, Power, Reset
Add-On1 x Thunderbolt Card Header
Front Panel I/O
I/O Connection HeadersAAFP, USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1, USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2
Audio
Audio CodecRealtek ALC1220-VB (7.1-Channel)
Wireless
Bluetooth5.0
Wi-FiWi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) (MU-MIMO)
Software
Supported Operating SystemsWindows 10 (64-Bit)
Physical
Form FactorXL-ATX
Dimensions12.80 x 10.59" / 32.5 x 26.9 cm
Packaging Info
Package Weight10.07 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)15.1 x 12.5 x 5.2"
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