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Gigabyte AMD B550 AORUS PRO AX Mini-ITX Motherboard

Gigabyte B550I AORUS PRO AX, AMD B550, AM4, DDR4, PCIe 4.0, SATA3, Dual M.2, 2.5GbE, ax WiFi/BT5, USB 3.2 Gen2, Mini-ITX

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AORUS PRO AX B550I 3rd Generation AMD Ryzen Mini-ITX Motherboard from Gigabyte

aorus PRO B550I

Rise From the Darkness Introducing the all-new AORUS PRO AX B550I Motherboard from Gigabyte. Perfect performance for those who prefer a smaller form factor. 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, incredible Wi-Fi 6 module with BlueTooth 5 module and AORUS antenna, 2x M.2 slots with thermal guards, USB 3.2 gen2 Type C connectivity and a high-quality audio system. 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 B550I PRO AX is designed 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

Mini-ITXForm 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 Pre-installed IO Armour and enlarged MOSFET heatsink with additional groves to improve airflow, an additional M.2 heatpipe, a multi-layered heatsink for your m.2 SSD and a thermal baseplate for the entire board meaning the B550I PRO AX 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 B550I PRO AX.

Features

1. Grooved
Heatsink

2. Direct Touch Heatpipe

3. Multi-Layered Heatsink

4. Thermal
Baseplate

headers

Smart Fan 5With 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

4K Recording

8 Phase Digital Power DesignIn order to fully support 3rd Generation AMD Ryzen CPUs, the AORUS B550I PRO AX 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 B550I PRO AX uses a total 6+2 phases for Vcore and SOC, is capable of providing 90A from each phase and a total of 720A power design. With 8 Solid-pin CPU Power Connectors offer incredible precision and stability in delivering power to the motherboard's most power-hungry and energy-sensitive components, allowing enthusiasts to get the absolute maximum overclocking performance from 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen™ processors.

4K Recording

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 5300MHz and BeyondAORUS is offering a tested and proven platform that ensures proper compatibility with profiles up to 5300MHz 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. M.2 PCIe 4.0 Slot M.2 PCIe 4.0 x4 slot with lower impedance.

Next Generation Connectivity

4K Recording

2.5 GbE Onboard LANAdoption of 2.5G LAN provide up to 2.5 GbE network connectivity, with at least two times faster transfer speeds as compared to general 1GbE networking. It’s perfectly suit for gamers and streamer with ultimate and smooth online experience. 2.5G LAN is also backward compatible with Multi-Gig (10/100/1000/2500Mbps)of RJ-45 ethernet.

Need a Wireless Connection?

4K Recording

Faster and Better Wi-Fi CoverageAs well as the onboard 2.5Gb LAN the B550I PRO AX also features an Intel 802.11ax wireless module and support for Bluetooth 5, giving you the latest generation of wireless connectivity meaning you can expect smoother video streaming, fewer dropped connections, and lightning fast speeds up to 2.4Gbps

Illuminate your PC with Beautiful Colour

rgb

RGB FUSION 2.0Now 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 2.0 application, the user has 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.

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.

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. The B550I AORUS PRO 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 B550I AORUS PRO AX
Form Factor Mini-ITX
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)
  • DDR4 - 5300(OC)
Max. Memory Capacity 64GB
Audio
Audio Realtek ALC1220-VB 7.1 HD Audio
Graphics Support
Primary GPU Interface PCIe 4.0 (x16)
NVIDIA SLI Support Not Supported
AMD CrossFire Support Not Supported
Integrated Graphics Requires Processor Graphics or Discrete GPU
On-Board Graphics Connectors
  • DisplayPort
  • HDMI
Internal Connectivity
Expansion Slots
  • 1 x M.2, 22-60/80, PCIe Gen3/SATA
  • 1 x M.2, 22-60/80, PCIe Gen4x4/SATA
  • 1 x PCIe 4.0 x16
SATA Support SATA3
RAID Support via  
Storage Mode Support
  • RAID 0
  • RAID 1
  • RAID 10
Internal I/O
  • 1 x 24-pin (Power)
  • 2 x 4-pin CHA_FAN connector
  • 1 x 4-pin CPU Fan Connector
  • 1 x 8-pin (Power)
  • 1 x Addressable Digital RGB Header
  • 1 x Clear CMOS jumper
  • 1 x Front Panel Audio Header
  • 1 x Front Panel Connector
  • 1 x RGB LED connector
  • 4 x SATA III - 6Gb/s
  • 1 x speaker header
  • 1 x TPM Header
  • 1 x USB 2.0 Header
  • 1 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Header
External Connectivity
Network Interface Type
  • 802.11ax WiFi LAN
  • Wired 2.5 Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000/2500)
Network Chip/Modules
  • 1 x Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX200 (ax WiFi, BT5)
  • 1 x Realtek (2.5GbE LAN)
Rear I/O Connectors
  • 1 x DisplayPort
  • 2 x HDMI
  • 1 x Line In
  • 1 x Line Out
  • 1 x Mic-In
  • 1 x Q-Flash Plus Button
  • 1 x RJ-45
  • 2 x SMA antenna connectors (2T2R)
  • 4 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A
  • 1 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 170 x 170 mm
Note  
Additional Information
Scan Code LN108444
GTIN 4719331809508
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:
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Telephone:
0871 472 4747
Gigabyte AMD B550 AORUS PRO AX Mini-ITX Motherboard
Gigabyte AMD B550 AORUS PRO AX Mini-ITX Motherboard