Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 9 - 1.0 - motherboard - extended ATX - LGA1151 Socket - Z270 Specs

Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 9 - 1.0 - motherboard - extended ATX - LGA1151 Socket - Z270

Part Number: GA-Z270X-Gaming 9 (rev. 1.0)

General

  • Chipset Type
    Intel Z270 Express
  • Compatible Processors
    Pentium, Celeron, Core i5, Core i3, Core i7 (supports 6th and 7th Generation Intel Core i3 / i5 / i7 / Pentium / Celeron)
  • Processor Socket
    LGA1151 Socket
  • Max Processors Qty
    1
  • Manufacturer
    Gigabyte Technology Co. Ltd.

Expansion / Connectivity

  • Expansion Slots
    1 x CPU
    4 x DIMM 288-pin
    2 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x16 mode (x8 mode if PCI Express 3.0 x8 slot is occupied))
    2 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x8 mode)
    2 x PCIe 2.0 x1
  • Storage Interfaces
    SATA-600 -connectors: 6 x 7pin Serial ATA, 3 x SATA Express port - RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5
    SATA-600 -connectors: 2 x 7pin Serial ATA - 2 devices
    SATA-600 / PCIe 3.0 -connectors: 2 x M.2
    PCIe 3.0 -connectors: 2 x U.2 - RAID 0
  • Internal Interfaces
    4 x USB 2.0 - header
    4 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 - header
    1 x Thunderbolt - header
    1 x audio - header
  • Power Connectors
    24-pin main power connector, 8-pin ATX12V connector

Processor

  • Max Supported Qty
    1
  • Installed Qty
    0

Interface Provided

  • Qty
    1, 2, 5
  • Type
    DisplayPort, HDMI, audio line-out (center/subwoofer), audio line-out (rear), microphone, LAN (Gigabit Ethernet), PS/2 keyboard / mouse, TOSLINK, Thunderbolt 3/USB-C Gen2, USB 3.1 Gen 1, audio line-in, audio line-out
  • Connector Type
    mini-jack

Miscellaneous

  • Product Type
    motherboard
  • Included Accessories
    2 RGB (RGBW) LED strip extension cables, 2 thermistor cables, G-Connector, I/O back plate, LED strip, cable ties, dust covers

Networking

  • Data Link Protocol
    Bluetooth 4.1, Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
  • Network Controller
    2 x Killer Gaming E2500 / 1535
  • Network
    2 x Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth

Audio

  • Audio Codec
    Creative Sound Core3D
  • Compliant Standards
    High Definition Audio, EAX ADVANCED HD 5.0, VoiceFX

Processor / Memory / Storage

  • Max Supported Qty
    1

Graphics

  • Graphics Controller
    MegaChips MCDP2800

Audio Output

  • Compliant Standards
    EAX ADVANCED HD 5.0, High Definition Audio, VoiceFX
  • Type
    sound card
  • Audio Codec
    Creative Sound Core3D
  • Audio
    High Definition Audio (6-channel)

Video

  • Video Output
    graphics adapter
  • Graphics Processor
    MegaChips MCDP2800

RAM

  • Max Supported Size
    64 GB
  • Features
    Intel Extreme Memory Profiles (XMP), dual channel memory architecture

LAN

  • Network Interfaces
    Bluetooth, 2 x Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
  • Network Controller
    2 x Killer Gaming E2500 / 1535

Supported RAM

  • Bus Clock
    2133 MHz, 2800 MHz (O.C.), 2666 MHz (O.C.), 2400 MHz (O.C.), 3000 MHz (O.C.), 3200 MHz (O.C.), 3300 MHz (O.C.), 3400 MHz (O.C.), 3333 MHz (O.C.), 3466 MHz (O.C.), 3733 MHz (O.C.), 3600 MHz (O.C.), 3800 MHz (O.C.), 3666 MHz (O.C.), 3866 MHz (O.C.), 4000 MHz (O.C.), 4133 MHz (O.C.)
  • Registered or Buffered
    Unbuffered
  • Features
    Dual channel memory architecture, Intel Extreme Memory Profiles (XMP)
  • Technology
    DDR4
  • Max Size
    64 GB
  • Supported RAM Integrity Check
    Non-ECC, ECC

Header

  • Brand
    GIGABYTE
  • Product Line
    Gigabyte
  • Model
    GA-Z270X-Gaming 9
  • Revision
    1.0
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Mainboard

  • Form Factor
    extended ATX
  • Processor Socket
    LGA1151 Socket
  • Compatible Processors
    Celeron, Core i3, Core i5, Core i7, Pentium
  • Compatible Processors Comments
    supports 6th and 7th Generation Intel Core i3 / i5 / i7 / Pentium / Celeron
  • Chipset Type
    Intel Z270 Express
  • Supported RAM Technology
    DDR4 SDRAM
  • Supported RAM Speed
    2133 MHz, 2400 MHz (O.C.), 3600 MHz (O.C.), 3666 MHz (O.C.), 3733 MHz (O.C.), 3800 MHz (O.C.), 3866 MHz (O.C.), 4000 MHz (O.C.), 4133 MHz (O.C.), 2666 MHz (O.C.), 2800 MHz (O.C.), 3000 MHz (O.C.), 3200 MHz (O.C.), 3300 MHz (O.C.), 3333 MHz (O.C.), 3400 MHz (O.C.), 3466 MHz (O.C.)
  • Supported RAM Integrity Check
    ECC, non-ECC
  • Supported RAM (Registered or Buffered)
    unbuffered
  • RAM Slots
    4 DIMM slots
  • Power Connectors
    24-pin main power connector, 8-pin ATX12V connector

Mainboard Features

  • BIOS Type
    AMI
  • BIOS Features
    ACPI 5.0 support, DMI 2.7 support, Dual BIOS, SMBIOS 2.7 support, UEFI BIOS, WfM 2.0 support
  • Hardware Monitoring
    CPU core temperature, CPU fan tachometer, CPU overheating protection, chassis fan tachometer, chassis temperature, system voltage
  • Hardware Features
    15µ Gold Contact, 22 Phase Power Design, AutoGreen, Black Solid Capacitors, Clear CMOS Button, ECO button, EKWB G-Frost Hybrid Water Block, Easy RAID Installer, GIGABYTE AMP-UP Audio, GIGABYTE Double Locking Bracket, GIGABYTE Smart Fan 5, GIGABYTE USB DAC-UP 2, 2x Copper PCB, Game Boost, Intel Extreme Memory Profile (XMP) support, Intel Optane Memory Ready, Intel Thunderbolt 3 Controller, JRC NJM2114 operational amplifiers, Killer DoubleShot-X3 PRO, NVIDIA 2-way SLI Technology Support, NVIDIA 3-way SLI Technology Support, NVIDIA 4-way SLI Technology Support, NVIDIA Quad SLI Technology Support, 3TB+ Unlock, Nichicon Fine Gold Series Audio Capacitors, On/Off Charge, Onboard Button, Q-Flash, Q-Flash Plus, TI Burr Brown OPA2134 operational amplifier, Triple upgradable OP-AMPs, Turbo B-Clock, Ultra Durable, Ultra Durable Memory Armor, AMD 3-way CrossFireX technology support, Ultra Durable PCIe Metal Shielding, WIMA film capacitors, diagnostic LEDs, AMD 4-way CrossFireX technology support, AMD CrossFireX technology support, AMD Quad CrossFireX technology support, Ambient Surround LED, Anti-Sulfur Design

Interfaces

  • Storage
    M.2 socket, SATA Express port, Serial ATA-600, Serial ATA-600 (RAID), U.2 port
  • Storage Ports
    6 x SATA-600 (RAID), 2 x SATA-600, 3 x SATA Express port, 2 x M.2, 2 x U.2 port
  • USB 3.0 / FireWire
    USB 3.1 Gen 1, USB-C Gen2
  • USB / FireWire Ports Configuration (Active)
    1 x USB-C Gen 2 + 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 + 5 x USB 3.1 Gen 1

Expansion Slots

  • Total Qty
    1, 2, 4
  • Slot Comments
    x16 mode (x8 mode if PCI Express 3.0 x8 slot is occupied), x8 mode
  • Type
    CPU, DIMM 288-pin, PCIe 2.0 x1, PCIe 3.0 x16

Cable Details

  • Type
    3-way SLI bridge, 4-way SLI bridge, CrossFire internal bridge, SLI bridge, Serial ATA cable
  • Included Qty
    1, 6

Software

  • Software Included
    @BIOS, Cloud Station, GIGABYTE USB Blocker, GIGABYTE V-Tuner, Norton Internet Security, Smart TimeLock, Xpress Install, EasyTune, GIGABYTE 3D OSD, GIGABYTE App Center, GIGABYTE Fast Boot, GIGABYTE HW OC APP, GIGABYTE Smart Backup, GIGABYTE Smart Fan 5, GIGABYTE Smart Keyboard

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    12 in
  • Depth
    10.4 in

Storage Interfaces

  • Interface
    PCIe 3.0, Serial ATA-600, Serial ATA-600 / PCIe 3.0
  • Connector(s)
    2 x 7pin Serial ATA, 2 x M.2, 2 x U.2, 6 x 7pin Serial ATA, 3 x SATA Express port
  • Supported Devices Qty
    2
  • RAID (Level)
    RAID 0, RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5

Internal Interfaces

  • Type
    Thunderbolt, USB 2.0, USB 3.1 Gen 1, audio
  • Connector Type
    header
  • Qty
    1, 4

Features

  • BIOS Type
    AMI
  • BIOS Features
    WfM 2.0 support, UEFI BIOS, SMBIOS 2.7 support, DMI 2.7 support, ACPI 5.0 support, Dual BIOS
  • Hardware Features
    Diagnostic LEDs, Q-Flash, AutoGreen, NVIDIA 3-way SLI Technology Support, Intel Extreme Memory Profile (XMP) support, NVIDIA Quad SLI Technology Support, NVIDIA 2-way SLI Technology Support, 15µ Gold Contact, On/Off Charge, Ultra Durable, NVIDIA 4-way SLI Technology Support, AMD CrossFireX technology support, AMD Quad CrossFireX technology support, AMD 3-way CrossFireX technology support, Onboard Button, AMD 4-way CrossFireX technology support, Easy RAID Installer, 3TB+ Unlock, GIGABYTE AMP-UP Audio, 2x Copper PCB, Black Solid Capacitors, Clear CMOS Button, WIMA film capacitors, TI Burr Brown OPA2134 operational amplifier, ECO button, Q-Flash Plus, Nichicon Fine Gold Series Audio Capacitors, Killer DoubleShot-X3 PRO, Turbo B-Clock, Game Boost, 22 Phase Power Design, Ultra Durable PCIe Metal Shielding, GIGABYTE Double Locking Bracket, Ultra Durable Memory Armor, Anti-Sulfur Design, Ambient Surround LED, GIGABYTE USB DAC-UP 2, Intel Optane Memory Ready, GIGABYTE Smart Fan 5, Intel Thunderbolt 3 Controller, JRC NJM2114 operational amplifiers, Triple upgradable OP-AMPs, EKWB G-Frost Hybrid Water Block
  • Hardware Monitoring
    CPU core temperature, chassis temperature, CPU fan tachometer, chassis fan tachometer, system voltage, CPU overheating protection

General

  • Manufacturer
    Gigabyte Technology Co. Ltd.