Gigabyte Aorus X299 Gaming 7 Pro at CES 2018
Peter Donnell / 5 years ago
Gaming 7 Pro
The latest X299 motherboards have been a big hit with the enthusiast PC user. Offering support for the extreme core count i9 CPUs, making them a prime choice for content creators, game streamers, and beyond. Now we have the latest X299 motherboard from Gigabyte, offering some sizable improvements for those who want no compromises.
Featuring greatly improved VRM cooling with dual heat sinks and a chunky heat pipe, it’ll easily cope with the demands of X299 CPUs. Of course, with an impressive server grade power design offering 12 phases @ 60 A each, Turbo B-Clock Tuning IC, and more, it’ll be an overclocking beast too. Furthermore, dual 8-pin CPU headers will deliver all the power you could ever need.
Equipped with five full-size PCIe lanes, each equipped with durable armour. Of course, 8 x DIMM slots are all fully armoured too, giving it a robust look and feel. RGB is plentiful, with the DIMM slots and various other components packing in a huge amount of funky lighting for your customisation pleasure.
There are three M.2 drive mounts, with support for NVMe drives, and Intel Optane too. Overall, there’s not a lot this motherboard can’t deliver, and we’re sure it’ll be a big hit with enthusiast system builders.
What do you think, would this be your next motherboard?
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