|Supported CPU||Support for 10th Generation Intel Core i9 processors/Intel Core i7 processors/Intel Core i5 processors/Intel Core i3 processors/Intel Pentium processors/Intel Celeron processors in the LGA1200 package L3 cache varies with CPU|
|Chipset||Intel Z490 Express Chipset|
|Memory||4 x DDR4 DIMM sockets supporting up to 128 GB (32 GB single DIMM capacity) of system memory Dual-channel memory architecture Intel Core i9/i7 processors: Support for DDR4 5000(O.C.) / 4933(O.C.) / 4800(O.C.) / 4700(O.C.) / 4600(O.C.) / 4500(O.C.) / 4400(O.C.) / 4300(O.C.) / 4266(O.C.) / 4133(O.C.) / 4000(O.C.) / 3866(O.C.) / 3800(O.C.) / 3733(O.C.) / 3666(O.C.) / 3600(O.C.) / 3466(O.C.) / 3400(O.C.) / 3333(O.C.) / 3300(O.C.) / 3200(O.C.) / 3000(O.C.) / 2933 / 2800 / 2666 / 2400 / 2133 MHz Intel® Core™ i5/i3/Pentium®/Celeron® processors: Support for DDR4 2666/2400/2133 MHz Support for ECC Un-buffered DIMM 1Rx8/2Rx8 memory modules (operate in non-ECC mode) Support for non-ECC Un-buffered DIMM 1Rx8/2Rx8/1Rx16 memory modules Support for Extreme Memory Profile (XMP) memory modules|
|Graphics||Integrated Graphics Processor-Intel HD Graphics support: 1 x HDMI port, supporting a maximum resolution of 4096×2160@30 Hz Support for HDMI 1.4 version and HDCP 2.3. Maximum shared memory of 512 MB|
|Slots||4 x DDR4 DIMM|
|Supported Storage||1 x M.2 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 PCIe x4/x2 SSD support) (M2P_SB) 1 x M.2 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 SATA and PCIe x4/x2 SSD support) (M2A_CPU) 1 x M.2 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 SATA and PCIe x4/x2 SSD support) (M2M_SB) 6 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors Support for RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, and RAID 10 Intel Optane Memory Ready M.2 connectors support up to ASPM L1.2 PCIe power management protocols.|
|LAN||Intel 2.5GbE LAN chip (2.5 Gbit/1 Gbit/100 Mbit) Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201 WIFI a, b, g, n, ac with wave 2 features, ax, supporting 2.4/5 GHz Dual-Band BLUETOOTH 5.1 Support for 11ax 160MHz wireless standard and up to 2.4 Gbps data rate|
|Audio||Realtek ALC1220-VB codec The back panel line out jack supports DSD audio. Support for DTS: X Ultra High Definition Audio 2/4/5.1/7.1-channel Support for S/PDIF Out|
|USB Port||1 x USB Type-C port with USB 3.2 Gen 2 support, available through the internal USB header 1 x USB Type-C port on the back panel, with USB 3.2 Gen 2 support 3 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A ports (red) on the back panel 4 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports (2 ports on the back panel, 2 ports available through the internal USB header) Chipset+2 USB 2.0 Hubs: 8 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports (4 ports on the back panel, 4 ports available through the internal USB headers)|
|Internal I/O Ports||1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector 1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector 1 x 4-pin ATX 12V power connector 1 x CPU fan header 1 x water cooling CPU fan header 4 x system fan headers 2 x system fan/water cooling pump headers 2 x addressable LED strip headers 2 x RGB LED strip headers 3 x M.2 Socket 3 connectors 6 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors 1 x front panel header 1 x front panel audio header 1 x USB Type-C™ port, with USB 3.2 Gen 2 support 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 header 2 x USB 2.0/1.1 headers 2 x Thunderbolt™ add-in card connectors 1 x noise detection header 1 x Trusted Platform Module header (For the GC-TPM2.0 SPI/GC-TPM2.0 SPI 2.0 module only) 1 x Clear CMOS jumper 2 x temperature sensor headers 1 x Q-Flash Plus button|
|External I/O Ports||1 x HDMI port 2 x SMA antenna connectors (2T2R) 1 x USB Type-C™ port, with USB 3.2 Gen 2 support 3 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A ports (red) 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports 4 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports 1 x RJ-45 port 1 x optical S/PDIF Out connector 5 x audio jacks|
|Form Factor||ATX Form Factor; 30.5cm x 24.4cm|
|BIOS||1 x 256 Mbit flash Use of licensed AMI UEFI BIOS PnP 1.0a, DMI 2.7, WfM 2.0, SM BIOS 2.7, ACPI 5.0|
- Supports 10th Gen Intel Core Processors and 11th Gen Intel Core Processors
- Dual Channel Non-ECC Unbuffered DDR4, 4 DIMMs
- Intel Optane Memory Ready
- Direct 12+1 Phases Digital VRM Solution with 55A DrMOS
- Shielded Memory Routing for Better Memory Overclocking
- NanoCarbon Fins-Array II Heatsink and Direct Touch Heatpipe II
- Onboard Intel WiFi 6 802.11ax 2T2R & BT5 with AORUS Antenna
- AMP-UP Audio with ALC1220-VB and WIMA for Rear 120dB SNR
- Blazing Fast Intel 2.5GbE LAN with cFosSpeed
- Triple Ultra-Fast NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 M.2 with Thermal Guards II
- RGB FUSION 2.0 with Multi-Zone Addressable LED display Design, Support Addressable LED & RGB LED Strips
- Smart Fan 5 Features Multiple Temperature Sensors, Hybrid Fan Headers with FAN STOP and Noise Detection
- Q-Flash Plus Update BIOS without Installing the CPU, Memory, and Graphics Card
Gigabyte Z490 AORUS Ultra Motherboard
Take your gaming experience to a subsequent level with the Gigabyte Z490 AORUS ULTRA LGA 1200 ATX Motherboard. Designed for gamers, enthusiasts, and content creators, this motherboard is powered by the Intel Z490 chipset and supports 10th generation Intel processors with the LGA 1200 socket. It takes full advantage of the PCIe 3.0 data bandwidth to deliver high performance for tasks such as 3D rendering, video editing, and more. Up to 128GB of dual-channel DDR4 RAM, reaching 5000 MHz when overclocked, are often installed across four memory slots. The ATX motherboard also features advanced cooling and supports up to 3 M.2 SSDs and 6 SATA III storage drives, which may be put into RAID 0, 1, 5, or 10 configurations. Its three PCIe 3.0 x16 slots are designed to support PCIe 4.0 CPUs and may accommodate 2-Way and Quad-GPU NVIDIA SLI and AMD CrossFireX configurations to maximize your system’s graphical capabilities for top frame rates, connecting 4K and 8K monitors, and faster video rendering times. Alternatively, the built-in HDMI port allows you to require advantage of integrated CPU graphics. Additionally, two Thunderbolt 3 headers are available for compatible expansion cards.
The USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A and Type-C ports allow you to transfer data from compatible peripherals at up to 10 Gb/s. Enjoy fast network connections using the two .5 Gigabit Ethernet port and built-in 802.11ax Wi-fi, which may wirelessly transfer data at up to 2.4 Gb/s with compatible devices. The Z490 AORUS ULTRA also delivers vibrant DTS:X Ultra 7.1-channel surround sound Realtek ALC1220-VB audio codec. you’ll customize your computing experience using the addressable RGB headers to attach light strips, which may be synced with other Gigabyte RGB Fusion 2.0-compatible peripherals like mice and keyboards using the desktop software or mobile app. Windows 10 64-bit is required to require advantage of all the motherboard’s features.
NVIDIA SLI / AMD CrossFireX Support
Installing multiple graphics cards will enhance the computer’s performance for demanding tasks like CAD, 3D rendering, video editing, and more. This motherboard supports Quad-GPU and 2-Way NVIDIA SLI and AMD CrossFireX configurations.
The Realtek ALC1220-VB audio codec provides vibrant 7.1-channel surround sound to your speakers.
120 dBA headphone SNR.
110 dBA microphone SNR.
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 or speaker set.
The 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet port provides a quick network reference to high-speed data transfers using compatible devices. Built-in 802.11ax dual-band Wi-Fi transfers up to 2.4 Gb/s of knowledge over compatible wireless networks. The cFosSpeed network traffic management application automatically allocates bandwidth in order that the very best network priority goes to games or specified applications. Bluetooth 5 offers a faster transmission rate and 4X the range of Bluetooth 4.2.
USB 3.2 Gen 2
Doubling the speed of its predecessor, USB 3.2 Gen 2 features a maximum throughput of 10 Gb/s when used with compatible devices.