Scan code: LN108433 Manufacturer code: B550 AORUS MASTER

Gigabyte AMD B550 AORUS MASTER AM4 PCIe 4.0 ATX Motherboard

Gigabyte B550 AORUS MASTER, AMD B550, AM4, DDR4, PCIe 4.0, 3x M.2, 2.5GbE, Wi-Fi 6/BT5, USB 3.2 Gen 2, ATX

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Scan code: LN108433 Manufacturer code: B550 AORUS MASTER
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  • SCANPROTECT Protect against installation damage for 28 days. More info

    ScanProtect is an enhanced warranty specifically designed and offered by Scan to reduce the risk of any mishap or damage to components during installation.

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AORUS MASTER B550 3rd Generation AMD Ryzen ATX Motherboard from Gigabyte

aorus master B550

Rise From the Darkness Introducing the all-new AORUS Master B550 Motherboard from Gigabyte. Filled with the latest technologies to take your gaming experience to the next level such as PCI-E 4.0 technology to give you better performance, bandwidth and eye-watering speeds, Type-C rear IO connectivity, triple M.2 connectors, Wi-Fi 6/Bluetooth 5 support and more. Illuminate your system in your own style with Gigabytes RGB Fusion software or even have supported devices be interactive with the new gaming mode to give yourself that additional immersive gaming experience. The AORUS B550 Master is ready to unleash the full potential of the 3rd Generation Ryzen CPUs, give your system the strongest foundations and make your friends and enemies envious of the power you now hold.

AMD B550Chipset

3rd Generation RyzenCompatible CPUs

AM4CPU Socket

ATXForm Factor

Advanced Cooling for High-End Systems

Keep Your Components Cool In order to guarantee un-throttled performance Aorus have opted for an advanced thermal solution, including a huge stacked fin heatsink, direct touch heatpipes, thermal guards meaning the B550 Master is capable of keeping the MOSFETs and M.2 SSDs cool and comfortable even under maximum load. Whether you're a gamer, builder or just an enthusiast you can expect lower temperatures and higher performance from the B550 Master.

Features

1. Direct Touch HeatpipesHeatpipe directly touches the heating source VRM components that guarantee good contact between VRM and heatsink.

2. Thermal Base PlateAddition of a thermal baseplate to increase thermal dissipation and motherboard longevity to provide a strong building foundation.

3. LAIRD 7.5 W/mK Thermal PadUsing LAIRD 7.5 W/mK high thermal conductivity pads, it can transfer 4x more heat when compared to traditional thermal pads in same time.

4. Fins-Array HeatsinkUsing a stacked-fin heatsink increases surface area by 300% and can provide atleast 30% lower temperatures on the MOSFETs.

5. 3X M.2 Thermal GuardEnlarged M.2 thermal guard heatsink helps the high-speed, large capacity of PCIe 4.0/3.0 SSDs to prevent overheat throttling and performance bottlenecks.

thermal guard

AORUS M.2 THERMAL GUARD With durability in mind, GIGABYTE provides a thermal solution for M.2 SSD devices. The M.2 Thermal Guard prevents throttling and bottlenecks from high speed M.2 SSDs as it helps to dissipate heat before it becomes an issue.

noise detect

NOISE DETECTIONWith the new Noise Detection function, you can monitor the noise level of all devices including fans, CPU coolers, graphics card, etc, in real time. You can also determine how fast your fan speed needs to be. The included noise detection cable doesn't include any sound recording functions, it simply detects sound pressure while protecting your privacy.

headers

SmartWith Smart Fan 5 you can ensure that your 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.

Intricate Design for Expert Performance

Architecture

16 Phase Digital Power DesignIn order to fully support 3rd Generation AMD Ryzen CPUs, the B550 Master comes equipped with the most complete power solution yet, with true direct, digital and multiple power phases, birthed from countless experiments, testing and tinkering the B550 AOROUS MASTER is built using a pure digital CPU power design which includes a digital controller and a total of 16 phases for Vcore and SOC and is capable of providing 70A from each phase and with additional 8+4 solid-pin connectors offering incredibly precise power delivery to even the most power hungry components. The B550 AORUS MASTER will enable you to get the most out of your 3rd Generation Ryzen CPU

VRM Design

1. Digital
PWM

2. Driver
MOSFETs

3.All-Solid
Capacitors

4.CPU Power Connector

Handle Demanding Tasks with Ease

2X COPPER PCBGIGABYTE's exclusive 2X Copper PCBs design provides sufficient power trace paths between components to handle greater than normal power loads and to remove heat from the critical CPU power delivery area. This is essential to ensure the motherboard is able to handle the increased power loading that is necessary when overclocking.

Copper PCB

Excel your Memory for Strong Performance

 XMP

Support for DDR4 XMP Up to 5400MHz and BeyondAORUS is offering a tested and proven platform that ensures proper compatibility with profiles up to 5400MHz and beyond. All users need to do to attain this performance boost is to ensure that their memory module is XMP capable and that the XMP function is activated and enabled on their AORUS motherboard. Please see the complete validated memory support list. Product features may vary by model.

pcie4

PCIE 4.0 HARDWARE DESIGN

1. PCIe 4.0 Slot Reinforces PCIe 4.0 x16/x8 bandwidth with lower impedance.

2. PCIe 4.0 Switches & Redrivers Switch PCIe 4.0 x16 bandwidth from CPU into PCIe 4.0 x8 for dGPU and 2*NVMe PCIe 4.0 x4 for M.2 SSD usage.

3. 3X M.2 PCIe 4.0 SlotM.2 PCIe 4.0 x4 slot with Lower impedance.

Next Generation Connectivity

Wi-Fi 6

Wi-Fi 6 & Blueooth 5 ModuleIntel Wireless solution supports 802.11ax, enables gigabit wireless performance, provides smooth video streaming, better gaming experience, few dropped connections and speeds up to 2.4Gbps*. Moreover, Bluetooth 5 provides 4X range over BT 4.2 and with faster transmission.

Illuminate your PC with Beautiful Colour

rgb

RGB FUSION 2.0Now offering more LED customizations than ever before, users can truly adapt their PC to represent their lifestyle. With full RGB support and a redesigned RGB Fusion 2.0 application, you have complete control over the LEDs which surround the motherboard.

rgb software

RGB FUSION SOFTWAREWith an integrated intuitive user interface, the RGB Fusion 2.0 provides you a better solution for customizing the lighting effects across all supported devices. From motherboards, graphics cards to the peripheral products, you can personalize your gaming rig with your own style and show off your build by sharing the profiles. In addition, the new gaming mode makes the lighting effects interactive with selected games to bring you the most immersive gaming experience.

Immerse yourself into any Environment

hi res

Hi-Res AudioThis impressive motherboard is Hi-Res Audio certified, meaning that it is capable of reproducing frequencies up to 40kHz or above which ensures user with the best audio quality at all times.

ess

ESS SABRE reference DAC ES9118 Never worry about your heavy graphics card damaging your motherboard again. AORUS’ proprietary Ultra Durable PCIe Metal Shielding reinforces the PCIe connector to prevent slot damage due to heavy graphics card. The DIMM and PCIe metal shield also provides extra strength for when you forget to release the lock while replacing your component, adding a foolproof option which can save your PC’s life.

true High-Fidelity

True High-Fidelity Music (Realtek ALC1220-VB)Paired with Realtek's latest ALC1220 Codec, playback for surround sound audio and DSD enabled music are easier than ever.

capacitors

Audiophile Grade Capacitors (WIMA , Nichicon Fine Gold)To ensure a studio-quality experience, WIMA and Nichicon Fine Gold capacitors are used to provide power to the overall system.

txc osicllator

Precision Audio Stream (TXC OSCILLATOR)Provides precise time triggers to Digital-Analog Converters. High resistance to corrosion and oxidation.

Durability for Years to Come

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

anti bending

Ultra Durable™ Memory ArmourAORUS' exclusive one piece stainless steel shielding design prevents against PCB distortion/twisting and plate bending, in addition to preventing any possible ESD interference.

pins

Solid Pin Power ConnectorsB550 AORUS motherboards feature solid plated ATX 24pin & ATX 12V 8pin + 8pin power connectors to offer a stable power supply during CPU overloading.

Solid Pin Power connector advantages • Larger contact area for electricity.
• More metal quantity to sustain higher power and generated heat.
• Ultra durable and longer lifespan.

bios flash

Q-Flash PlusWith GIGABYTE Q-Flash Plus, you don’t need to install the CPU, memory and graphics card nor enter the BIOS menu to flash the BIOS. Just download and save a new BIOS file (rename to gigabyte.bin) on the USB flash drive, then press the dedicated Q-Flash Plus button and you’re good to go!

down

STEP 1Plug the 24pin & 8pin power supply cable into the motherboard.

up

STEP 2Download and unzip the motherboard's compressed BIOS file and rename to "gigabyte.bin", save to a USB flash-drive, and plug it into the Q-Flash USB port.

up

STEP 3Press the Q-Flash button, and the motherboard will start updating the BIOS automatically.

Take Control of your Motherboard

GIGABYTE BIOS & APP CENTERGood software goes hand in hand with perfect hardware. B550 AORUS MASTER has bundled several useful and intuitive softwares to help users to control every feature of the motherboard.

bios

New User InterfaceAll new EASY MODE shows important hardware information all on one page.

My
Favorites
Add constantly used items into the favorite menu for quick access.

Storage InformationShow all kinds of storage information including SATA, PCIE and M.2 interface.

ChangelogList all changes before saving and exiting bios. Quickly review overall settings modification.

Intuitive Load Line CurveClearly show each loadline calibration setting in an intuitive curve graph.

app

APP CENTERGIGABYTE APP CENTER is a useful portal of all GIGABYTE MB utilities and drivers, you can choose any utility you want to install from APP CENTER and keep updated with the latest utilities and drivers version.

easytune

EasyTune™GIGABYTE's EasyTune™ is a simple and easy-to-use interface that allows users to fine-tune their system settings or adjust system and memory clocks and voltages in a Windows environment. With Smart Quick Boost, one click is all it takes to automatically overclock your system, giving an added performance boost when you need it the most.

fan 5

System Information ViewerGIGABYTE 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 behavior; these are the possibilities of the System Information Viewer.

Specifications
Core Specifications
Edition B550 AORUS MASTER
Form Factor ATX
CPU Socket AM4
Chipset AMD B550
RAM Memory Support
Memory Type DDR4
Memory Channel Dual (2)
Memory Type (ECC) ECC/Non-ECC
Memory Type (R/U) UDIMM (Unbuffered)
Memory Speed (Mhz)
  • DDR4 - 2133
  • DDR4 - 2400
  • DDR4 - 2667
  • DDR4 - 2933
  • DDR4 - 3200
  • DDR4 - 3333(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3600(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4000(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4400(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4600(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4866(OC)
  • DDR4 - 5000(OC)
  • DDR4 - 5200(OC)
Max. Memory Capacity 128GB (4x32GB)
Audio
Audio Realtek ALC1220-VB 7.1 HD Audio
Graphics Support
Primary GPU Interface PCIe 4.0 (x16)
NVIDIA SLI Support N/A
AMD CrossFire Support N/A
Integrated Graphics Requires Processor Graphics or Discrete GPU
On-Board Graphics Connectors None
Internal Connectivity
Expansion Slots
  • 2 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x4 Bandwidth)
  • 1 x PCIe 4.0 x16
SATA Support N/A
RAID Support via  
Storage Mode Support
  • RAID 0
  • RAID 1
  • RAID 10
Internal I/O
  • 1 x 24-pin (Power)
  • 1 x 4-pin (Power)
  • 1 x 8-pin (Power)
  • 2 x Addressable Digital RGB Header
  • 1 x Clear CMOS jumper
  • 1 x CPU Cooler LED/RGB LED Strip Extension Header
  • 1 x CPU Fan Connector
  • 1 x Front Panel Audio Header
  • 1 x Front Panel Connector
  • 1 x Noise Detection Header
  • 2 x RGB (RGBW) LED Strip Header
  • 6 x SATA III - 6Gb/s
  • 4 x System Fan header
  • 2 x System Fan/Water Pump Header
  • 2 x Temperature Sensor Header
  • 1 x TPM Header
  • 2 x USB 2.0 Header
  • 1 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Header
  • 1 x Water Cooling fan header
External Connectivity
Network Interface Type Wired 2.5 Gigabit LAN
Network Chip/Modules 1 x Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX200 (ax WiFi, BT5)
Rear I/O Connectors
  • 1 x Center/Subwoofer Speaker Out
  • 1 x HDMI
  • 1 x Line In
  • 1 x Line Out
  • 1 x Mic-In
  • 1 x Q-Flash Plus Button
  • 1 x Rear Speaker Out
  • 1 x RJ-45
  • 1 x S/PDIF-Out (Optical)
  • 2 x SMA antenna connectors (2T2R)
  • 6 x USB 2.0
  • 5 x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-A
  • 1 x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C
Additional Specifications
Water Cooled No
Cooling Passive Heatsinks
QPI Speed N/A
Board Dimensions 305 x 244 mm
Note  
Additional Information
Scan Code LN108433
Model Number B550 AORUS MASTER
GTIN 4719331809393
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
36 months
Type:
Return to base
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
36 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
Scan
Telephone:
0871 472 4747
Gigabyte AMD B550 AORUS MASTER AM4 PCIe 4.0 ATX Motherboard
Gigabyte AMD B550 AORUS MASTER AM4 PCIe 4.0 ATX Motherboard