Push your computing experience to the limit with the Gigabyte X299X DESIGNARE 10G LGA 2066 E-ATX Motherboard . Designed for enthusiasts and professionals who run demanding applications, the E-ATX motherboard features the X299 chipset for Intel Core processors using the LGA 2066 socket. Up to 256GB of quad-channel non-ECC DDR4 RAM, reaching 4333 MHz when overclocked, can be installed across eight memory slots to make applications and multitasking more efficient. Built to deliver high-end performance for time for intensive tasks such as 3D rendering, video editing, gaming, the motherboard features advanced cooling and supports up eight SATA III storage drives, three M.2 SSDs on board, and four M.2 drives using the included AORUS AIC adapter. Connected drives can be put in RAID 0, 1, 5, or 10 configuration with Intel VROC optimization for supported PCIe NVMe SSDs.
Connect and daisy chain up to 12 Thunderbolt 3 devices such as monitors and external storage drives for transfer rates up to 40 Gb/s. This motherboard also features two DisplayPort-In ports and supports a front panel USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C port for a 10 Gb/s max throughput with compatible devices. Its four PCIe 3.0 x16 slots can accommodate 2-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. The Realtek ALC1220-VB audio codec is designed to deliver deep and immersive 7.1-channel surround sound.
Other features include dual cFosSpeed-accelerated 10Gb Intel Ethernet ports for incredibly fast wired network connections. Additionally, the X299X DESIGNARE has built-in 802.11ax Wi-Fi for blazing fast wireless connections with a max throughput of 2.4 Gb/s with compatible devices. You can customize your computing experience using the addressable RGB headers to connect light strips that 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.