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Gigabyte X99-Designare EX Motherboard Core i7 Socket 2011-3 Intel X99 Express ATX RAID Gigabit LAN WiFi Bluetooth

£470.70 » £450.64 with Free Delivery
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Product Part Numbers

  • Quick Find Code: K792384
  • Manufacturers SKU: GA-X99-DESIGNARE EX
  • Product UPC/EAN: 4719331821432

Product Description

Now offering more LED customizations than ever, users can truly adapt their PC to represent their lifestyle. With full RGB support and a redesigned Ambient LED application, the user has complete control over the LEDs which surround the motherboard. With an onboard Pin Header for aftermarket LED Strips, users now have the ability to sync the lighting in their computer case with the lighting on their motherboard. By using the Ambient LED Application, included in GIGABYTE APP Center, users are also able to specify the lighting modes available and ensure that everything is illuminating their system in harmony. To create a seamless VR experience GIGABYTE Motherboards offer the best features to make your virtual reality feel like your actual reality.  With technologies such as Thunderbolt 3 to transfer data and video, NVMe support via M.2 or U.2, and a one piece metal shielding to brace for heavier discrete graphics cards its obvious that GIGABYTE has the tools you need to start your journey in VR. To set the mood GIGABYTE Motherboards include Ambient Surround LED to put you in the centre of action. Optimized support for 3-Way NVIDIA SLI or 3-Way AMD CrossFire On 28 lanes Processor Multi-graphics configuration offers better graphics performance for gaming enthusiasts who demand the highest frame rates without compromising on resolution.

Main Features:

  • Supports Intel Core i7 6950X Processor Extreme Edition
  • Support Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0
  • Quad Channel, Registered / Non-ECC Unbuffered DDR4, 8 DIMMs
  • Intel USB 3.1 with USB Type-C and PD 2.0 36W Support
  • Premium 3-Way PCIe x16 Multi-Graphics Support
  • NVMe PCIe Gen3 x4 22110 M.2 Interface and U.2 Interface for Intel SSD 750
  • SATA Express Connector for Up to 10Gb/s Data Transfer
  • Dual Intel GbE LAN with cFosSpeed Internet Accelerator Software
  • 115dB SNR HD Audio with Built-in Rear Audio Amplifier
  • Ambient Surround LED with RGB Multi-Color Choices
  • Ultra Durable Metal Shielding over PCIe and DDR Slots
  • Ultra-Durable Anti-Sulphur Resistors for Longer Lifespan
  • Ultra Durable Anti-Rust Rear I/O Connectors
  • Dual Hybrid Fan Headers with Precise PWM / Voltage Control for Water Pump and Fan
  • GIGABYTE UEFI DualBIOS with Q-Flash Plus USB ports
  • APP Center including EasyTune and Cloud Station utilities
  • Intel 802.11ac Dual Band Wireless Connection and Bluetooth 4.2
  • Rear Panel DisplayPort-In for Future Feature Upgrade
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CPU Supported Processors Core i7
Socket LGA 2011-3
Installed Processors (Max) 0 (1)
Supported Processor Manufacturer Intel
MOTHERBOARD Chipset Intel X99 Express
Input/Output Controller iTE I/O Controller Chip
RAID Supported Yes Chipset: RAID 0, 1, 5, 10
REAR PANEL I/O PORTS Keyboard/Mouse Combo Port 1 x PS/2
USB Ports 5 x USB 3.0/2.0 • 1 x USB 3.1 (Type C) • 1 x USB 3.1 (Type A)
RJ-45 Ports 2 x RJ-45
DisplayPorts 1 x DisplayPort
Audio Line Out Ports 5 x Audio I/O
S/PDIF Port 1 x Optical S/PDIF Out
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS Front Panel Connectors 1 x Front Audio Header • 1 x Front Panel Header
Cooling Fan Support 1 x CPU • 1 x Water Cooling Fan/Water Cooling Pump Header • 2 x System Fans • 1 x System Fan/Water Cooling Pump Header
SATA Connectors 10 x SATA 6Gb/s • 1 x SATA Express • 1 x M.2 Socket 3 • 2 x U.2
S/PDIF Connectors 1 x S/PDIF out Header
USB Connectors 2 x USB 3.0/2.0 Headers • 2 x USB 2.0/1.1 Headers
Thunderbolt Port(s) 1 x Thunderbolt add-in Card Connector
TPM Header 1 x TPM Header
Power Connector Port 1 x 24-pin ATX • 1 x 8-pin ATX 12V
Other Connectors 1 x Clear CMOS jumper • 1 x RGB LED strip extension cable header
EXPANSION PCI Express Slots 5 slot(s) -
MEMORY Maximum Memory 128GB 2133/2400(OC)/2666(OC)/2800(OC)/3000(OC)/3200(OC)/3333(OC)/3400(OC)/3600(OC)MHz DDR4 (Unbuffered Non-ECC/Registered)
Memory Slot 8 x DDR4 DIMM Slots
SOUND Integrated Sound Realtek ALC1150 codec • High Definition Audio
NETWORK Integrated Network 2 x Intel Gigabit LAN
Network Speeds Supported 10/100/1000Mbps
Wireless Network Speed Up tp 867 mbps
Wireless LAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, supporting 2.4/5 GHz Dual-Band
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS Operating Systems Supported Windows 10/8.1 64-bit/Windows 7 32-bit/64-bit
SYSTEM BIOS 2 x 128 Mbit flash
Software Included Norton Internet Security (OEM version) • Intel Smart Response Technology • cFosSpeed
SLi/Crossfire Features Support for NVIDIA Quad-GPU SLI and 3-Way/2-Way NVIDIA SLI technologies • Support for AMD Quad-GPU CrossFireX and 3-Way/2-Way AMD CrossFire technologies
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