Gigabyte B250N Phoenix Kaby Lake AC WiFi Mini ITX Motherboard

Gigabyte B250N-Phoenix WIFI, Intel B250, S 1151, DDR4, SATA3, M.2 (PCIe/SATA), GbE, WiFi, BT, USB 3.1 G2 A+C, Mini-ITX

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Product Overview RGB Fusion: Set the Colour that Matches Your Style
GIGABYTE's 200 series motherboards boast the most advanced LED system in the market today. With more customizability than ever and a convenient and intuitive UI thanks to the RGB Fusion App, you’ll have a blast making your GIGABYTE your own. LED enthusiasts now have even more options with the ability to customize multiple zones independently. For a more functional use, the bright and vibrant LEDs can be configured to display the PC’s temperature or load. For even more LED goodness RGBW strips are now supported for more true and vibrant whites.

Multi-Zone Light Show Design
• 16.8M RGB Colours.
• 2 Programmable Sections.
• 7 Different Lighting Effects .
• 1 RGBW Light Strip Pin Header.
• Accent LED with Interchangeable Overlay.
• Advanced Mode for Extreme Customizability.
*Lighting zone, programmable sections, wave mode may vary by model.

Lighting Effects:
• Pulse.
• Music.
• Static.
• Flash.
• Colour Cycle.
• Intelligent.

GIGABYTE RGB Fusion APP
Don't just make your PC shine, make it a work of art that friends will envy. With the GIGABYTE RGB Fusion mobile app users can watch as they control the lighting within their gaming PC. This gives users ease of access as they try and adjust colours and speeds for different modes, all this can be done away from the keyboard and monitor of their PC.

Surround Lighting
Now offering more LED customizations than ever, users can truly adapt their PC to represent their lifestyle. With full RGB support and a redesigned RGB Fusion application, the user has complete control over the LEDs which surround the motherboard.

Supports RGBW & -UV Light Strips: Independently Programmable On-board Pin Header for RGBW/-UV LED Strips
Not bright enough? You can install standard 12V external RGB, RGBW or RGB/UV light strips on the RGBW pin header and control its colour from the RGB Fusion software. Using a RGBW light strip with a dedicated white LED, users will experience brighter and more vibrant shades of colours.

When using RGB/UV LED strips, users can give their systems a fluorescent glow with the use of UV reactive liquid, neon braided cables, and acrylic paint for a wicked-looking gaming PC.

No need to worry when choosing light strips as AORUS motherboards support a wide variety of RGBW/-UV light strips on the market thanks to the RGB Fusion software that allows users to redefine the pin location for the R/G/B Signal.

RGB Fusion (Advanced Mode)
With the all new RGB Fusion software, users have access to different pre-set LED lighting configurations with choice of colours. You can even set the LEDs to synchronize with your favourite music or have them change colours to indicate the CPU temperature.

For true lighting experts there is an Advanced Mode, which can be fully customized by individual area with its own effects and colour transitions, along with specific duration and transition times.

Once done, it’s simple to save and share your lighting profile with others.

• Independent Control: Customised different colour for a different section of board.
• Fully Customisable: Adjust lighting animation with colour stops, colour duration, transition period, and colour effects.
• Lighting Profile: Save, export and import profiles to quickly change effects based on your preference and to share with others.
• Synchronise with RGB FUSION READY Peripherals: With a dazzling array of products supported, RGB Fusion is the software that brings it all together, letting your accessories synchronise to the same beat. Customise all your LEDs how you like – have them match, dazzle & impress.

Smart Fan 5
With Smart Fan 5 users can ensure that their gaming PC can maintain its performance while staying cool. Smart Fan 5 allows users to interchange their fan headers to reflect different thermal sensors at different locations on the motherboard. Not only that, with Smart Fan 5 more hybrid fan headers that support both PWM and Voltage mode fans have been introduced to make the motherboard more liquid cooling friendly.

• 3 Hybrid Fan Headers.
• 4 Temperature Sensors.
• All Fan Pin Headers Upgraded to Hybrid Fan Headers.
• Supports High Current Fans up to 24W (2Ax12V) with Over-Current Protection.
• Intuitive UI for Fan Control.

All Hybrid Fan Pin Headers
• All Hybrid Fan Headers can automatically detect the type of cooling device whether it be fan or pump with different PWM or Voltage mode.
• Supports up to 2 amps with built-in overcurrent protection—a must for high-end high current fans.
• Supports Closed Loop Watercooling, CPU Fans, System Fans, & Watercooling Pumps.

New Smart Fan 5 Software
Choose from different modes, Quiet to Full Speed, to match your system usage scenario. For each fan or pump, you can use the intuitive fan curve to define trigger thresholds and corresponding fan speeds.

Interoperable Sensors and Fans
Each fan can be customized to operate at different speeds according to any defined temperature source input (except the CPU fan).

Fan Curve
Customize fan curves based on specific temperatures with the intuitive graphical UI.

Enhanced BIOS Interface
The enhanced BIOS interface also has the advanced features seen in the Smart Fan 5 UI, such as: the ability to set triggers based on different temperature sensors on the board, fan curve definition and the temperature interval setting, which can prevent fan rotation noise caused by sudden temperature change—all without having to load Windows.

Faster and Better Coverage with Intel® Dual Band 802.11ac WIFI+BT4.2 Module
The onboard 802.11ac WIFI module from Intel® supports up to 867 Mb/s wireless networks and BLUETOOTH 4.2. The bonded 2.4GHz/5GHz Dual Band and 2T2R antenna expands your coverage.

Intel® GbE LAN with cFosSpeed Internet Accelerator Networking
Intel® GbE LAN features cFosSpeed, a network traffic management application which helps to improve network latency and maintain low ping times to deliver better responsiveness in crowded LAN environments.

Immersive VR Gaming Experience
• VR requires more performance than Full HD graphics for a steady 90FPS or greater.
• Only Gaming PCs can provide the best VR experience.

Pure Speed

GIGABYTE Extreme USB 3.1 Motherboards
The ASMEDIA 2142 USB 3.1 controller utilizes 2 PCIe Gen3 lanes, offering a total of up to 16 Gb/s, which means you have extra bandwidth to take full control of the 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 ports. With twice the bandwidth compared to its previous generation, and backwards compatibility with USB 2.0 and 3.0, the much improved USB 3.1 protocol is available over the new reversible USB Type-C™ and the traditional USB Type-A connector for better compatibility over a wider range of devices.

Connecting the Future: USB Type-C™
• The World's Next Universal Connector.
• Reversible USB Type-C™ with USB 3.1 Gen 2.

NVMe PCIe Gen3 x4 2280 M.2 Connector
GIGABYTE M.2 solution offers considerably faster storage performance and support for both PCIe and SATA interface for M.2 SSD devices.

Industry Leading Ultra Durable PCIe Armour
The innovative one-piece stainless steel shielding design from GIGABYTE reinforces the PCIe connectors to provide the extra strength required to support heavy graphics cards.

GIGABYTE Patented Double Locking Bracket
• First Lock: Inserted from the top for better retention.
• Second Lock: Soldered for a stronger bond.

Anti-Sulfur Resistor Design
Sulfur compounds in the air can penetrate tiny on-board resistors creating chemical change and causing these resistors to open or short. If either of these occurs the motherboard will fail to function. By equipping resistors with an Anti-Sulfur Design GIGABYTE gives Ultra Durable Motherboards a whole new meaning.

High Quality On-board Audio Design
Delivers high quality sound resolution and sound expansion to create the most realistic sound effects for professional gamers.

• Audio Noise Guard with LED Trace Path Lighting.
• High-End Audio Components.

Refreshed BIOS Easy, Smart, and Friendly
The BIOS is essential for users during initial setup to allow for the most optimal settings. With a new GUI and easier to use functionalities, GIGABYTE has been able to reinvent the BIOS to give users a better experience while setting up their new system.

GIGABYTE APP Center
The GIGABYTE APP Center gives you easy access to a wealth of GIGABYTE apps that help you get the most from your GIGABYTE motherboard. Using a simple, unified user interface, GIGABYTE APP Center allows you to easily launch all GIGABYTE apps installed on your system, check related updates online, and download the latest apps, drivers, and BIOS.

System Information Viewer
GIGABYTE System Information Viewer is a central location that gives you access to your current system status. Monitor components such as the clocks and processor, set your preferred fan speed profile, create alerts when temperatures get too high or record your system’s behaviour; these are the possibilities of the System Information Viewer.

@BIOS
The GIGABYTE @BIOS app allows you to update your system’s BIOS from within Windows using a simple and slick graphical user interface. @BIOS can automatically download the latest version from the GIGABYTE servers or you can update your BIOS from a file on your computer. @BIOS also allows you to save your current BIOS to a file, recover your previous BIOS from an image and backup your BIOS to an image.

3D OSD
3D OSD automatically detects and displays your system information during games, allowing you to easily get a hold of your system information without switching between screens.

4K Ultra HD Support
4K resolution is the next technological milestone in high-definition content delivery, utilizing approximately 4,000 pixels on the horizontal axis, more than four times today's standard HD pixel density. GIGABYTE motherboards provide native 4K support with integrated Intel® HD Graphics via HDMI. * 4K display support is dependent on CPU.

HDMI™: The Next Generation Multimedia Interface
HDMI™ is a High-Definition Multimedia Interface which provides up to 5Gb/s video transmitting bandwidth and 8-channel high quality audio all through a single cable. Able to transmit superior, uncompressed digital video and audio, HDMI™ ensures the crispest rendering of digital content up to 1080p without the quality losses associated with analog interfaces and their digital-to-analog conversion. In addition, HDMI™ is compatible with HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection), allowing the playback of Blu-ray/HD DVD and other protected media content.

XSplit Gamecaster + Broadcaster: Cast Your Game Anytime, Anywhere
Now set up your stage and share the greatest gaming moments with XSplit Gamecaster + Broadcaster! Fully optimized social media integration is ready for real-time chats—keeping you notified yet focused in the game. It takes just one click to stream your gameplay to Twitch. Host your game like a pro!
*Free 14 days XSplit Gamecaster + Broadcaster Premium License.

TriDef® SmartCam | Custom Stream Modding
To facilitate being the full streaming solution each GIGABYTE motherboard includes TriDef® SmartCam software, you are now able to remove backgrounds without the hassle of using a green screen. Through the SmartCam application you can now apply live filters, and fully control your background, not only while streaming, but also through other video applications such as Skype.
*Free 1 month TriDef® SmartCam License. Features • Supports 7th/6th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors.
• Dual Channel Non-ECC Unbuffered DDR4, 2 DIMMs.
• Fast USB 3.1 Gen 2 with USB Type-C™ and Type-A.
• 802.11ac Dual Band 867Mbps wireless supports MU-MIMO and BT4.2.
• Intel® GbE LAN with cFosSpeed Internet Accelerator Software.
• RGB FUSION LED Light Show design.
• Ultra-Fast M.2 with PCIe Gen3 x4 & SATA interface.
• Smart Fan 5 features Multiple Temperature Sensors and Hybrid Fan Headers.
• GIGABYTE UEFI DualBIOS™.
• APP Center Including Cloud Station™ Utility.
Specifications
Core Specifications
Form Factor Mini-ITX
CPU Socket 1151
Chipset Intel B250
RAM Memory Support
Memory Type DDR4
Memory Channel Dual (2)
Memory Type (ECC) Non-ECC
Memory Type (R/U) UDIMM (Unbuffered)
Memory Speed (Mhz)
  • DDR4 - 2133
  • DDR4 - 2400
Max. Memory Capacity 32GB (2x16GB)
Audio
Audio Realtek ALC892 7.1 HD Audio
Graphics Support
Primary GPU Interface PCIe 3.0 (x16)
SLI Support Not Supported
Crossfire Support Not Supported
On-Board Graphics Connectors
  • DisplayPort 1.2
  • HDMI 1.4
Internal Connectivity
Expansion Slots
  • 1 x M.2 Socket 1 (for M2 WiFi Module)
  • 1 x M.2, 2260/2280, PCIe/SATA
  • 1 x PCIe 3.0 x16
SATA Support SATA3 / M.2
RAID Support via Not Supported
Storage Mode Support
  • NVMe Boot (via M.2 PCIe Slot)
  • NVMe Boot (via PCIe 3.0 Slot)
Internal I/O
  • 1 x 24-pin (Power)
  • 1 x 4-pin CPU Fan Connector
  • 2 x 4-pin System Fan Connector
  • 1 x 8-pin (Power)
  • 1 x Chassis Intrusion connector
  • 1 x Clear CMOS jumper
  • 1 x Front Panel Audio Header
  • 1 x Front Panel Connector
  • 1 x RGB (RGBW) LED Strip Header
  • 4 x SATA III - 6Gb/s
  • 1 x SPDIF-Out Header
  • 1 x speaker header
  • 1 x USB 2.0 Header
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Header
External Connectivity
Network Interface Type
  • 802.11ac WiFi LAN
  • Wired Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000)
Network Chip/Modules
  • 1 x Intel (Gigabit LAN)
  • 1 x Intel 867 Mbps ac WiFi 2.4/5GHz + BT 4.2
Rear I/O Connectors
  • 1 x 10/100/1000 (LAN)
  • 1 x Center/Subwoofer Speaker Out
  • 1 x DisplayPort 1.2
  • 1 x HDMI 1.4
  • 1 x Line In
  • 1 x Line Out
  • 1 x Mic-In
  • 1 x PS/2 Keyboard/Mouse Combo
  • 1 x Rear Speaker Out
  • 1 x SPDIF Out (Optical)
  • 2 x USB 2.0
  • 4 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Type A
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type A
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type C
  • 2 x WiFi Antenna connectors
Other Motherboard Specifications
Water Cooled No
QPI Speed N/A
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
36 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
1 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
Gigabyte Uk
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Gigabyte B250N-Phoenix WIFI, Intel B250, S 1151, DDR4, SATA3, M.2 (PCIe/SATA), GbE, WiFi, BT, USB 3.1 G2 A+C, Mini-ITX is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works great I have never used Gigabyte before. I tried to contact Gigabyte before purchasing to ask about memory compatibility and failed. Gigabyte make you jump through hoops to contact them, having to sign up and verify your email which didn't work for me and lot of other people. I also got no reply from their help forum. Not a good start. Scan however replied to my email quickly and were very helpful. I choose this motherboard as I wanted a mini itx board for a new i7 build. I am not interested in overclocking or gaming. My PC is an always on media centre and server and used for video editing. This board has extra USB sockets rather than dual lan ports which made more sense to me. I had to change a setting in the bios to run my memory at the correct speed which is normal practice. The bios looks cheap and ugly to me compared to other brands but is easy to navigate for a first time Gigabyte user. There is clearance for an large nocturne CPU cooler. Most importantly the board works without issue. It worked when first powered on and has be on ever since, only restarted every now and again for updates. Knocked a point off for value just because mini itx boards are overpriced compared to atx.
Date published: 2017-05-31
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