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GIGABYTE Z170X-Ultra Gaming Motherboard Review

11/18/2016 - 12:49

Introduction [inline:files/review/2016-10-25/02-board_0.jpg] Courtesy of GIGABYTE The Z170X-Ultra Gaming motherboard is among the latest offerings from GIGABYTE in their G1 Gaming product line, introducing Thunderbolt 3, USB 3.1, and LED enhancements to...

Overclocking and Conclusion

10/29/2016 - 00:34

Overclocking

Benchmark Testing

10/29/2016 - 00:32

Synthetic Benchmark Testing SiSoft Sandra 2015 SP2b [inline:files/review/2016-10-29/01-sandra-cpu.png] [inline:files/review/2016-10-29/02-sandra-mem.png] The Sandra benchmarks remain a fast and easy way to determine system quality from a CPU and memory...

Integrated Device Testing

10/29/2016 - 00:31

Audio Subsystem Testing Audio Playback Testing Using a selection of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal music tracks and Windows 10 Groove Music applet, the audio subsystem playback performance was tested for playback accuracy and fidelity. Playback using the app...

Testing Configuration and Benchmarks Used

10/25/2016 - 23:05

[inline:files/review/2016-10-25/sys-pic.jpg] To verify that the motherboard works as advertised, the board was run through our standard benchmark suite. In most cases, the results are presented for the motherboard under review as well as a different...

UEFI Features continued

10/25/2016 - 23:02

The following screens detail additional UEFI settings in the Classic mode and Easy Mode interfaces. UEFI Walkthrough - Classic mode Interface continued [inline:files/review/2016-10-25/01-161006223039.jpg] System Information tab [inline:files/review/2016-...

UEFI Features

10/25/2016 - 22:39

GIGABYTE bundled the latest version of their UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) implementation with the Z170X-Ultra gaming. The UEFI offers full keyboard and mouse support while using the BIOS pages. By default, the user sees the Easy mode...

Bundled Applications

10/25/2016 - 22:28

Included Applications

CPU Cooler Fit and Included Accessories

10/25/2016 - 22:22

CPU Cooler Fit To test the amount of space surrounding the CPU socket, we mounted the Noctua NH-D15 cooler to the CPU socket. This behemoth CPU air cooler sports a dual fan construction and two huge vertical cooling towers. [inline:files/review/2016-10-...

Features and Motherboard Layout

10/25/2016 - 22:19

Features Courtesy of GIGABYTE