GIGABYTE Z790 AORUS ELITE X AX WIFI DDR5 ATX Motherboard

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    • Supports Intel® Core™ 14th and 13th processors

    • Digital twin 16+1+2 phases VRM solution

    • Dual Channel DDR5:4*DIMMs with XMP 3.0 memory module support

    • PCIe UD Slot X: PCIe 5.0 x16 slot with 10X strength for graphics card

    • EZ-Latch Click:M.2 heatsinks with screwless design

    • EZ-Latch Plus:M.2 slots with quick release design

    • UC BIOS:User-Centred intuitive UX with Quick Access function

    • Ultra-Fast Storage:4*PCIe 4.0 x4 M.2 slots

    • Efficient Overall Thermal:VRM Thermal Armor Advanced & M.2 Thermal Guard L

    • Fast Networking:2.5GbE LAN & Wi-Fi 6E with Ultra-high gain antenna

    • Extended Connectivity:DP, HDMI, Front USB-C® 10Gb/s, Rear USB-C® 20Gb/s

    • Precision Audio:ALC1220 & Audiophile Grade Capacitors

    GIGABYTE Z790 AORUS ELITE X AX WIFI DDR5 ATX Motherboard

    X Gen Designed for 14th Gen

    X marks the 14th generation! Introducing the AORUS Z790 X Gen Motherboards, the most powerful platforms ever built for the Intel® Core™ 14th Gen processors. With the leading performance in DDR5 memory, the upgraded DIY-friendly innovations, and the all-new BIOS redesigned as user-centered, the AORUS Z790 X Gen Motherboards are built to fully unleash the next-gen power.

    Memory

    Xceed in DDR5

    performance

    GIGABYTE is committed to enabling the unparalleled performance of the Intel® Core™ 14th Gen processors. That is why every Z790 AORUS ELITE X AX motherboard is engineered with industry-leading technologies to achieve the best-in-class DDR5 performance on the market.

    Best-in-class Compatibility

    DDR5 Overclocking Up to 8266 MT/s

    BIOS Engineering

    Feature-rich BIOS functions that enable easy access to the best-in-class DDR5 performance.

    DDR5 XMP Booster

    one click to auto boost your DDR5 module by the highest profile

    DDR5 Auto Booster

    one click to boost native DDR5-5600 to 6000

    High Bandwidth

    one click to increase DDR5 bandwidth

    Low Latency

    one click to shorten DDR5 latency

    XMP 3.0 User Profile

    optimizes memory settings and achieve the best performance for the system

    Hardware Craftsmanship

    Maximize DDR5 performance with our advanced technology for an unparalleled gaming experience.

    • Shielded Memory Routing

    • Isolated Memory Routing

    • 8-layer Server-grade PCB

    • Back Drilling Technology

    Robust VRM Design

    Xtraordinary

    power delivery

    The Z790 AORUS ELITE X AX motherboard is equipped with the all-digital power design to achieve peak performance of the next-gen processor while providing the best stability under heavy workloads.

    Digital Twin VRM Design

    Ensures stable high-power delivery for advanced overclocking.

    Efficient Overall Thermal

    Xpress your cool

    Every Z790 AORUS ELITE X AX motherboard is armored with the most advanced, full metal thermal design. These solid heatsinks are forged to keep your system cool while running fast.

    VRM Thermal Armor Advanced

    These solid heatsinks are forged to keep your system cool.

    M.2 Thermal Guard L

    with M.2 Thermal Guard Backplate

    M.2 Thermal Guard Ext.

    with M.2 Thermal Guard Backplate

    3x M.2 slots coverage

    DIY-friendly Innovations

    Xpeditious building process

    Building your own PC is meant to be joyful and effortless. Now we introduce a variety of innovations to make the Z790 AORUS ELITE X AX motherboard the most DIY-friendly ever.

    PCB Crafting

    Xtra layers for excellent players

    As the very foundation of the motherboard, the PCB plays a subtle yet critical role in the capabilities. No gamers should overlook the details lie within the PCB layers.

    8-Layer PCB

    Enables dense integration, signal quality, power integrity, and low EMI for high-performance systems.

    2X Copper Enhancement

    Enhances system performance with improved heat dissipation, power handling, and seamless overclocking support.

    56% Lower Dissipation Factor

    Elevate signal integrity in high-frequency circuits with our pioneering technology, setting a new standard for high-speed electronic design.

    Ultra Durable™

    Xpect everything UD

    GIGABYTE Ultra Durable™ Technology represents our highest standards to provide a platform for gamers that is not only powerful but also durable and reliable. The Z790 AORUS ELITE X AX motherboard is built to last longer and stand stronger.

    Connectivity

    Xtensively versatile

    The Z790 AORUS ELITE X AX motherboard offers a wide range of versatilities from the cutting-edge Wi-Fi 6E support with a redesigned antenna, to an array of USB ports.

    Seamless Connectivity

    • Wi-Fi 6E

    • Ultra-high Gain Antenna

    • 2.5GbE LAN

    Unleash Precision in Gaming Audio

    True High-Fidelity Music

    Experience immersive surround sound audio and enjoy DSD-enabled music with Realtek's ALC1220 Codec.

    Audiophile Grade Capacitors

    WIMA and Premium Grade Audio capacitors provide stable current, delivering a studio-quality experience.

    Intuitive Customization

    Xplore infinite utilities

    The Z790 AORUS ELITE X AX motherboard is the embodiment of our relentless pursuit of BIOS optimization. And thanks to our new partnership from the community, we now make the next-gen performance more accessible in even more intuitive ways.

    Redesigned UI and UX

    an intuitive operation interface with an aesthetically pleasing design

    Quick Access

    9 customizable option slots for effortless access in Easy Mode

    PerfDrive

    exclusive BIOS settings that optimize the performance based on the cooling configuration

    Exclusive Partnership

    introduces innovative features for computer enthusiasts and professionals

    RGB Fusion

    customize the RGB lighting on the motherboard or devices that connect to it.

    Specifications

    CPU
    • LGA1700 socket : Support for the 14th, 13th, and 12th Generation Intel® Core™, Pentium® Gold and Celeron® Processors*

    • L3 cache varies with CPU

    • * Please refer to "CPU Support List" for more information.

    Chipset

    • Intel® Z790 Express Chipset

    Memory

    • Support for DDR5 8266(O.C) / 8200(O.C) / 8000(O.C) / 7950(O.C) / 7900(O.C) / 7800(O.C) / 7600(O.C.) / 7400(O.C.) / 7200(O.C.) / 7000(O.C.) / 6800(O.C.) / 6600(O.C.) / 6400(O.C.) / 6200(O.C.) / 6000(O.C.) / 5800(O.C.) / 5600(O.C.) / 5400(O.C.) / 5200(O.C.) / 4800 / 4000 MT/s memory modules

    • 4 x DDR5 DIMM sockets supporting up to 192 GB (48 GB single DIMM capacity) of system memory Dual channel memory architecture

    • 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

    • (The CPU and memory configuration may affect the supported memory types, data rate (speed), and number of DRAM modules, please refer to "Memory Support List" for more information.)

    Onboard Graphics

    • Integrated Graphics Processor-Intel® HD Graphics support:

    • - 1 x HDMI port, supporting a maximum resolution of 4096x2160@60 Hz

    • * Support for HDMI 2.0 version and HDCP 2.3.

    • - 1 x DisplayPort, supporting a maximum resolution of 4096x2304@60 Hz

    • * Support for DisplayPort 1.2 version and HDCP 2.3

    • (Graphics specifications may vary depending on CPU support.)

    Audio

    • Realtek® ALC1220-VB CODEC

    • * The back panel line out jack supports DSD audio.

    • High Definition Audio

    • 2/4/5.1/7.1-channel

    • * You can change the functionality of an audio jack using the audio software. To configure 7.1-channel audio, access the audio software for audio settings.

    • Support for S/PDIF Out

    LAN

    • Intel® 2.5GbE LAN chip (2.5 Gbps/1 Gbps/100 Mbps)

    Wireless Communication module

    • Realtek® Wi-Fi 6E RTL8852CE (PCB rev. 1.0)

    • - WIFI a, b, g, n, ac, ax, supporting 2.4/5/6 GHz carrier frequency bands

    • - BLUETOOTH 5.3

    • - Support for 11ax 160MHz wireless standard

    • Intel® Wi-Fi 6E AX211 (For PCB rev. 1.1)

    • - WIFI a, b, g, n, ac, ax, supporting 2.4/5/6 GHz carrier frequency bands

    • - BLUETOOTH 5.3

    • - Support for 11ax 160MHz wireless standard

    • (Actual data rate may vary depending on environment and equipment.)

    Expansion Slots

    • CPU:

    • - 1 x PCI Express x16 slot, supporting PCIe 5.0 and running at x16 (PCIEX16)

    • * For optimum performance, if only one PCI Express graphics card is to be installed, be sure to install it in the PCIEX16 slot.

    • Chipset:

    • - 2 x PCI Express x16 slots, supporting PCIe 4.0 and running at x4 (PCIEX4_1/PCIEX4_2)

    Storage Interface

    • CPU:

    • - 1 x M.2 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 22110/2280 PCIe 4.0 x4/x2 SSD support) (M2A_CPU)

    • Chipset:

    • - 2 x M.2 connectors (Socket 3, M key, type 22110/2280 PCIe 4.0 x4/x2 SSD support) (M2P_SB, M2Q_SB)

    • - 1 x M.2 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 22110/2280 SATA and PCIe 4.0 x4 SSD support) (M2M_SB)

    • - 6 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors

    • RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, and RAID 10 support for NVMe SSD storage devices

    • RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, and RAID 10 support for SATA storage devices

    • * Refer to "2-8 Internal Connectors," for the installation notices for the M.2 and SATA connectors.

    USB
    • Chipset:

    • - 1 x USB Type-C® port on the back panel, with USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 support

    • - 1 x USB Type-C® port with USB 3.2 Gen 2 support, available through the

    • internal USB header

    • - 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A ports (red) on the back panel

    • - 5 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports (3 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 Connectors

    • 1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector

    • 2 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connectors

    • 1 x CPU fan header

    • 1 x CPU fan/water cooling pump header

    • 3 x system fan headers

    • 1 x system fan/water cooling pump header

    • 3 x addressable RGB Gen2 LED strip headers

    • 1 x RGB LED strip header

    • 4 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® header, 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 Trusted Platform Module header (For the GC-TPM2.0 SPI/GC-TPM2.0 SPI 2.0/GC-TPM2.0 SPI V2 module only)

    • 1 x reset button

    • 1 x Q-Flash Plus button

    • 1 x Clear CMOS button

    • 1 x reset jumper

    • 1 x Clear CMOS jumper

    Back Panel Connectors

    • 1 x USB Type-C® port, with USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 support

    • 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A ports (red)

    • 3 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports

    • 4 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports

    • 2 x SMA antenna connectors (2T2R) jk

    • 1 x HDMI port

    • 1 x DisplayPort

    • 1 x RJ-45 port

    • 1 x optical S/PDIF Out connector

    • 2 x audio jacks

    I/O Controller

    • iTE® I/O Controller Chip

    H/W Monitoring

    • Voltage detection

    • Temperature detection

    • Fan speed detection

    • Water cooling flow rate detection

    • Fan fail warning

    • Fan speed control

    • * Whether the fan (pump) speed control function is supported will depend on the fan

      (pump) you install.

    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

    Unique Features

    • Support for GIGABYTE Control Center (GCC)

    • * Available applications in GCC may vary by motherboard model. Supported functions of each application may also vary depending on motherboard specifications.

    • Support for Q-Flash

    • Support for Q-Flash Plus

    • Support for Smart Backup

    Bundled Software

    • Norton® Internet Security (OEM version)

    • LAN bandwidth management software

    Operating System

    • Support for Windows 11 64-bit

    • Support for Windows 10 64-bit

    Form Factor

    • ATX Form Factor; 30.5cm x 24.4cm