Gigabyte X99-Designare EX

Specification

Form factor ATX
CPU socket 2011-3
Chipset Intel X99
Memory type DDR4
Memory channels 4
Maximum internal memory 128 GB

General

Supported processor
Intel Core i7 / Xeon
Number of sockets
1

Memory

Module type
DIMM
Memory rating
DDR4-6000
Memory
8
Intel XMP compatible
yes
DDR4 DIMM
8
ECC memory
no

Expansion slots

PCI-Express x16
5
PCI-Express x1
1
Available lanes for PCI-Express x16
40

Integrated graphics card

DVI
no
HDMI
no
DisplayPort
no

Multi-GPU

Nvidia SLI compatible
yes
Nvidia SLI
2-way
3-way
ATI Crossfire compatible
yes
AMD CrossFire
2-way
3-way

Connectivity

USB 2.0
4
USB 3.0
9
USB 3.1
2
USB 3.1 Gen 2
1
Bluetooth
yes
USB 3.1 Boost software
no
Thunderbolt
no
Thunderbolt 3
no

Storage

Serial ATA
10
Serial ATA III
10
M.2
1
M.2 slot type
PCIe 3.0 x4
RAID 0
yes
RAID 1
yes
RAID 5
yes
RAID 10
yes
Serial ATA Express
1
U.2
2

Audio

On-board audio - Channels
7.1
On-board audio - Codec chip
Realtek ALC1150
Onboard audio - Codec type
HDA
S/PDIF out
yes
Audio software included
Creative X-Fi MB5
DTS Connect
no

LAN

Number of network connections
2
LAN - Chip
Intel WG-I218V
LAN - Speed
1000 Mbit/s
WLAN - Standard
802.11 a
Wireless / Bluetooth module
M.2 WiFi module
WLAN - Chip
Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260
WLAN - Speed
867 Mbit/s
LAN 2 - Chip
Intel WGI211AT
LAN 2 - Speed
1000 Mbit/s

Other

100% Solid Capacitors
yes
BIOS type
EFI
Boot menu in BIOS
yes
Flash software in BIOS
yes
BIOS profiles
yes
RGB header
yes
RGB Pin-out
12 V
Intel turbo spec
yes
RGB lighting integrated
no
Addressable RGB header
no
Dual BIOS
yes
On-board Clear CMOS switch
no
BIOS chip(s) replaceable
no
Problem diagnosis
no
On-board Power / Reset switch
no
Direct-to-BIOS button
no
Onboard speaker
no
Lucid Virtu MVP software
no

Power Circuit

CPU power phases
8
PWM Controller
IR3580
PWM Controller fase support
8 Phase PWM Controller
Mosfet type
IR3555M
Mosfets per phase
1
Mosfet Ampère rating
60

Cooling / Overclocking

Fan
5
Temperature controlled fan speed
yes
Mosfet cooler
Passive
Chipset cooler
Passive
Maximum FSB frequency
333.32 MHz
CPU voltage tweaking (maximum)
1.7 V
I/O Digital voltage tweaking (maximum)
1.3 V
VCCSA voltage tweaking (maximum)
0.6 V
Memory voltage tweaking (maximum)
2 V
North bridge / PCH voltage tweaking (maximum)
1.3 V
Bundled Windows software for overclocking
yes
Multiplier changeable
yes
Heatsinks on voltage regulators
yes
CPU Turbo Mode on/off switching
yes
HyperThreading on/off switching
yes
Cores on/off switching
yes
Heatsink mounting
Screws
bClk adjustable
yes
PCI-Express slots can be disabled
no
Voltage of voltage points on motherboard
no
QPI / IMC / I/O voltage tweaking (maximum)
1.9 V
CPU VRIN voltage tweaking (maximum)
2.7 V
CPU Ring voltage tweaking (maximum)
1.6 V
PCI Express clock frequency changeable
no
4-pin fan connectors
5
PWM fan connectors
3

Product

Product code
GA-X99-DESIGNARE EX
GA-X99-DESIGNA EX
GA-X99-DESIGNARE E
EAN code
4719331821432
0889523005811
Brand
Gigabyte
Series
Gigabyte - ATX - Intel X99
Version
X99-Designare EX
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