GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming G1
- LGA1151 for 6th-gen Intel® Core™ desktop processors
- Intel® Core™ i7/Core™ i5/Core™ i3/Pentium®/Celeron®
- intel Z170
- DDR4 / 2 Channel / 4X DIMM / 64GB
- TURBO CLOCK TECHNOLOGY
- 3 SATA Express Connectors for up to 16Gb/s Data Transfer
- 4-Way Graphics Support with Exclusive Ultra Durable Metal Shielding over the PCIe Slots
- E-ATX Form Factor
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|United States||GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming G1||$ 476.86||[ Buy Now ]|
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Ready for 6th-generation Intel LGA1151 Core i7/ i5/ i3/Pentium/Celeron
GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming G1 support 6th-generation Intel Core i7/i5/i3/Pentium/Celeron processors in the LGA1151 package, with graphics, memory and PCI Express controllers integrated to support onboard graphics output with dedicated chipsets, two-channel (4-DIMM) DDR4 memory and 16 PCI Express 3.0/2.0 lanes for great graphics performance.
Intel® Z170 Express Chipset
GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming G1 support Intel® Z170 Express is a single-chipset design that supports 6th-generation Intel LGA1151 Core™ i7/Core i5/Core i3/Pentium®/Celeron® processors. It provides improved performance by utilizing serial point-to-point links, allowing increased bandwidth and stability. Additionally, Z170 provides a maximum of ten USB 3.0 ports, six SATA 6Gbit/s ports, 32Gbit/s M.2 and PCIe 3.0 lane speed support for faster data retrieval. Intel Z170 Express also supports integrated-graphics (iGPU) functions, so you’ll enjoy the very latest Intel integrated graphics performance.
Onboard Storage M.2
GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming G1 support Onboard M.2 is a specification for internally mounted computer expansion cards and associated connectors. It replaces the mSATA standard, which uses the PCI Express Mini Card physical card layout and connectors. M.2’s more flexible physical specification allows different module widths and lengths, and, paired with the availability of more advanced interfacing featuresM.2 supports up to 32Gbit/s data-transfer speeds. It is the perfect choice for an operating system or application drive, making your whole PC or professional apps work as fast as possible.
GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming G1 support Current SSDs devour up to 550MB/s bandwidth, which is close to saturation point for SATA 6Gbit/s connections. SATA Express (abbreviated from Serial ATA Express and sometimes unofficially shortened to SATAe) is a computer bus interface that supports both Serial ATA (SATA) and PCI Express (PCIe) storage devices, initially standardized in the SATA 3.2 specification. The SATA Express connector used on the host side is backward compatible with the standard 3.5-inch SATA data connector, while it also provides two PCI Express lanes as a pure PCI Express connection to the storage device.
GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming G1 support USB 3.1 Gen2
Transferring your favorite games, music and movies over USB has never been faster. USB 3.1 Gen2 enables lightning fast transfer speeds up to 10Gb/s!
– 2X faster than USB 3.1 Gen1
– 20X faster than USB 2.0
– Up to 10Gbps data transfer bandwidth
– Boost transfer rate for your PC and peripherals
Type-C with reversible design
Get all the performance benefits from USB 3.1 Gen2 combined with the convenience of the USB Type-C connector. This reversible connector allows for effortless connecting of USB devices.
GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming G1 support HDMI
HDMI™ is a High-Definition Multimedia Interface which provides up to 5Gb/s video transmitting bandwidth and 8-channel high quality audio all through a single cable. Able to transmit superior, uncompressed digital video and audio, HDMI™ ensures the crispest rendering of digital content up to 1080p without the quality losses associated with analog interfaces and their digital-to-analog conversion. In addition, HDMI™ is compatible with HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection), allowing the playback of Blu-ray/HD DVD and other protected media content.
GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming G1 support Killer DoubleShot-X3™ Pro
Killer DoubleShot-X3™ Pro provides unprecedented speed, intelligence, and control for systems that have a Killer™ Wireless-AC adapter and two Killer™ Ethernet controllers. Killer DoubleShot-X3™ Pro picks the fastest (lowest latency) network connection (Either 1st Killer Ethernet, 2nd Killer Ethernet or Killer Wireless) and sends all high priority traffic over that interface. Standard traffic is sent over the next fastest interface and bulk traffic is sent over the 3rd interface. This ensures traffic is sent to the interface that maximizes the total performance of the users system. Killer™ technology automatically identifies all latency sensitive gaming and voice traffic so that these time-critical packets will be sent over the fastest interface. The user also has the ability to prioritize each applications traffic via the Killer Network Manager which will directly impact the interface each application’s traffic is sent to.
Killer DoubleShot-X3™ Pro allows the use of all three Killer™ interfaces at the same time to provide more usable bandwidth to the end user. Each Killer™ Ethernet controller is capable of handling 1Gbps of traffic and Killer ™ Wireless-AC is capable of handling 867Mbps of traffic. Killer DoubleShotX-3™ Pro allows all three of these interfaces to work at the same time which will give the end user max throughput as high as 2.867Gbps. In order to do this, the user will need to get data from at least 3 different sources because a typical device is usually limited to sending 1Gbps or less.
GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming G1 support Creative Sound Core 3D chip
Combining world’s first Quad-Core Creative Sound Core3D Audio Processor Plus Advanced Creative SBX PROSTUDIO Audio Suite.
+ Harnessing the power of a Dedicated Audio Processor to offload workload from CPU
+ Total solution from Creative (Hardware +Software)
+ Richer overall audio experience
Sound Core3D™ is the next generation multi-core Sound and Voice processor for accelerating advanced audio and voice processing technologies. Its low-power and energy efficient design makes it ideal to deliver High Definition audio quality and superior performance in stationary and portable entertainment devices.
GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming G1 support NVIDIA® SLI™ Technology
Upgrade your rig with a second NVIDIA GeForce GTX GPU to enable SLI, the system turbocharger of choice for gamers, which enables everyone’s favorite titles to be played at the highest screen resolutions with every setting maxed out. NVIDIA SLI supports the use of up to 4 GPUs, and thanks to FCAT, SLI is certified by independent press as fast, smooth and responsive
GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming G1 support AMD CrossFireX
AMD CrossFireX (previously known as CrossFire) is a brand name for the multi-GPU solution by Advanced Micro Devices, originally developed by ATI Technologies. The technology allows up to four GPUs to be used in a single computer to improve graphics performance.
Associated technology used in mobile computers with external graphics cards, such as in laptops or notebooks, is called AMD Hybrid Graphics.
|Cpu||LGA1151 for 6th-gen Intel® Core™ desktop processors
Intel® Core™ i7/Core™ i5/Core™ i3/Pentium®/Celeron®
|Memory||DDR4 / 2 Channel / 4X DIMM / 64GB|
|Expansion Slots||4 x PCIe x16 slots
3 x PCIe x1 slots
0 x PCI Slots
|Storange||2 x M.2 PCIe connector
3 x SATA Express connector
6 x SATA III connectors
0 x SATA II connector
|Back I/O Ports||1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-A ports
1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C ports
0 x USB 3.1 Gen1 ports
7 x USB 3.0 ports
2 x USB 2.0 ports
1 x PS/2 mouse / keyboard port
0 x Display port
1 x HDMI port
0 x DVI port
0 x D-Sub
2 x Lan port Connector
5 x audio jacks (Center/Subwoofer Speaker Out, Rear Speaker Out, Line In/Mic In, Line Out, Headphone)
1 x optical S/PDIF Out connector
|LAN||Killer DoubleShot-X3™ Pro|
|Audio||Creative® Sound Core 3D chip|
|Multi-GPU Support||Supports NVIDIA® SLI™ Technology
Supports AMD CrossFireX™ Technology
|Internal I/O Connectors||1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector
1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector
1 x PCIe power connector
1 x I/O shield audio LED power connector
2 x M.2 Socket 3 connectors
3 x SATA Express connectors
10 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors
1 x CPU fan header
1 x water cooling fan header (CPU_OPT)
5 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 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
|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
* Whether the fan speed control function is supported will depend on the cooler you install.
|Unique Features||Support for APP Center
* Available applications in APP Center may vary by motherboard model. Supported functions of each application may also vary depending on motherboard specifications.
System Information Viewer
Support for Q-Flash
Support for Smart Switch
Support for Xpress Install
|Box Contents||GA-Z170X-Gaming G1 motherboard
Motherboard driver disk
Wireless module driver disk
Quick Installation Guide
Six SATA cables
One 2-Way SLI bridge connector
One 3-Way SLI bridge connector
One 4-Way SLI bridge connector
One 2-Way CrossFire bridge connector
One set of GC-USB3.1 BAY
One G Connector
One Wi-Fi antenna
One Wi-Fi antenna retention cover
One pack of back I/O dust covers