Gigabyte GAMING X Intel Z490 ATX Motherboard
Gigabyte GAMING X, Intel Z490, S 1200, DDR4, SATA3, 2x M.2, CrossFire, GbE, USB 3.2 Gen2, ATX
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|Cost of purchase:||£159.98|
|Total inc. interest:||£172.34|
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Protect against installation damage for 28 days.
ScanProtect is an enhanced warranty specifically designed and offered by Scan to reduce the risk of any mishap or damage to components during installation.
Our aim with ScanProtect is to encourage our customers to upgrade or build their own PC confidently. For a small additional fee our customers are provided with complete peace of mind.
GAMING X Z490 ATX Motherboard from Gigabyte
HARNESS THE POWER OF INDUSTRY-LEADING GAMING Unleash superior gaming with the GIGABYTE Z490 GAMING X motherboard. This all-new high-end component offers the power and connectivity your PC deserves so you can upgrade your system with Intel's latest 10th Generation CPUs (with an LGA 1200 socket). It provides support for 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i9 processors, Intel® Core™ i7 processors, Intel® Core™ i5 processors, Intel® Core™ i3 processors, Intel® Pentium® processors and Intel® Celeron® processors. This motherboard is perfect for gamers and PC enthusiasts who desire high-end performance but also care about aesthetics. This powerful design delivers impeccable performance with multi-way graphics support and a comprehensive cooling solution to stay cool under heavy workloads. Performance is never compromised, and aesthetics are greater than ever with the ability to address your PCs RGB lighting and light strip support that is compatible with GIGABYTE's RGB FUSION 2.0 software and can be customised with the RGB FUSION app.
The Finest Power Delivery
Direct 11+1 Phase Digital VRM Solution with DrMOSEnjoy cleaner and more efficient power delivery to the CPU with better thermal performance that ensures great stability under high CPU frequencies and heavy loading. This impressive motherboard uses optimized gate charge to minimise switching losses and provides lower temperatures, smaller size, and better thermal characteristics.
Advanced Thermal Design with Integrated IO Armor
1: Thick Thermal PadThick Thermal Pad up to 5W/mK Thermal Conductivity.
2: MOSFET HeatsinksThe enlarged heatsink surface area improves thermal performance by increasing the heat dissipation surface and maintaining a stylish aesthetic.
3: Grooved for Air-FlowGrooved for Air-Flow and Increased Total Contact Surface.
Get the Most out of your Memory
Support for DDR4 XMP Up to 4600MHz and BeyondGIGABYTE offers a tested and proven platform that ensures excellent compatibility with profiles up to 4600MHz and beyond. All you need to do to obtain this performance boost is ensure that your memory modules are XMP capable and that the XMP function is activated on your motherboard.
Protected to Guarantee Superior Performance
SHIELDED MEMORY ROUTINGAll memory routing is under the PCB inner layer that's shielded by a large ground layer to protect it from external interference.
Boost your Graphics Power with Ease
2-Way CrossFire™ Multi-GraphicsMulti-graphics configuration provides greater graphics performance for gaming enthusiasts who demand the highest frame rates without compromising on resolution or performance.
Designed for High-End Components
PCIe 4.0* Hardware DesignFor most enthusiasts and gamers, high bandwidth storage and high performance graphics are crucial for applications and gaming. To support the most cutting-edge devices, this motherboard uses groundbreaking PCie 4.0 grade hardware design.
Get Faster Operation with Dual NVMe PCIe
Dual NVMe PCIe Gen3 x4 M.2 ConnectorsGIGABYTE motherboards are focused on delivering M.2 technology to enthusiasts who want to maximise their system's potential and boost performance.
Keep Temperatures Cool and your M.2 Devices Safe
GIGABYTE Ultra-Efficient M.2 Thermal GuardWith durability and longevity in mind, GIGABYTE provides a thermal solution with 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 for your PC.
Designed for High-End Components
Intel® GbE LAN | USB 3.2 Gen 2 | Pre-Installed I/O Shield | LAN Static-Electricity & Surge ProtectionWith an integrated I/O shield, building a GIGABYTE Ultra Durable PC is even easier. 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. GIGABYTE motherboards use ICs with up to 3 times the ESD resistance levels compared to traditional ICs. This helps to better protect the motherboard and its components against potential damage caused by static electricity. Intel's native USB 3.2 Gen2 host controller provides USB 3.2 Gen2 ports with speeds up to 10Gbps.
The Ultimate Cooling Power
Smart Fan 5 | FAN STOP | HYBRID FAN HEADERSWith Smart Fan 5 you can ensure that your PC can maintain its performance while staying cool. Smart Fan 5 allows you to interchange fan headers to reflect different thermal sensors at different locations on the motherboard. Not only that, with Smart Fan 5 there's more hybrid fan headers that support both PWM and Voltage mode fans to make the motherboard more liquid cooling friendly. Fan Stop offers fan silence under lower temperatures and is fully customizable to suit your needs.
Illuminate your PC with RGB Fusion 2.0
RGB FUSION 2.0With this GIGABYTE motherboard, RGB Fusion 2.0 is even better. It offers addressable LEDs and lets you control onboard RGB and external RGB / addressable LED light strips for your PC. Filled with various colours and modes, RGB Fusion 2.0 on Z490 Series motherboards are now upgraded with addressable LED support. With LED strips, you can experience more patterns, styles, and illuminations. Utilise support for either 5v or 12v addressable LED strips and up to 300 LED lights.
RGB FUSION 2.0 SOFTWAREWith an intuitive interface, the RGB Fusion 2.0 software offers a better solution for customizing lighting effects across all of your supported devices. From motherboards, graphics cards and peripherals, customise your gaming rig with your own style and share colour profiles with others. In addition, the new gaming mode makes lighting effects interactive with selected games to bring you the most immersive gaming experience.
GIGABYTE RGB Fusion APPDon't just make your PC shine, make it a work of art that friends will envy. With the GIGABYTE RGB Fusion mobile app you can watch as you control the lighting within your gaming PC. This gives you ease of access as you adjust colors and speeds for different modes, all this can be achieved away from the keyboard and monitor of your PC via your smartphone.
Enter the Gaming World with Incredible Audio
HIGH-END AUDIO CAPACITORSGIGABYTE motherboards use high-end audio capacitors. These high quality capacitors help deliver high resolution and high fidelity audio and offer the most realistic sound effects for gamers.
AUDIO NOISE GUARDThe audio noise guard essentially separates the board's sensitive analog audio components from the potential noise pollution at the PCB level.
Made to Stand the Test of Time
Ultra Durable™ PCIe ArmorThe innovative one piece stainless steel shielding design from GIGABYTE reinforces the PCIe connectors to provide the extra strength required to support heavy graphics cards.
Ultra Durable™ Memory ArmorGIGABYTE exclusive one piece stainless steel shielding design prevents against PCB distortion/twisting and plate bending, in addition to preventing any possible ESD interference.
Solid Pin Power ConnectorsZ490 motherboards feature solid plated ATX 24pin & ATX 12V 8pin + 4pin power connectors for offering stable power supply while CPU overloading.
START SULFURIZATION PROTECTIONSulfur compounds in the air can penetrate tiny onboard 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.
Get Up and Running in Seconds
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!
STEP 1Plug the 24pin & 8pin power supply cable into the motherboard.
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.
STEP 3Press the Q-Flash button, and the motherboard will start updating the BIOS automatically.
Customise all your Settings to your Needs
Refreshed BIOSThe 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.
APP CENTERGIGABYTE APP CENTER is an useful portal of all GIGABYTE MB utilities and drivers, you can choose any utility you want to install from APP CENTER and keep you updated with latest utilities and drivers version.
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..
@BIOS APPThe 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.
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.
Enhance your Gaming Streams and Connection
Split Gamecaster + BroadcasterNow 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.
WTFASTTake control of your gaming experience with WTFast, the Gamers Private Network (GPN); which optimizes and improves your connection from end to end. Enjoy 3 days free seamless connection to any game server in the world, with up to 60% overall connection improvement and free unlimited access to PC Gaming Launchpad which supports over 800 MMO games. You can also monitor yout Game Ping and Statistics continuously.
Enjoy the Finest Quality Visuals
4K Ultra HD Support4K 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.
HDMI™ - Next Generation Multimedia InterfaceHDMI™ 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.
|RAM Memory Support|
|Memory Channel||Dual (2)|
|Memory Type (ECC)||ECC/Non-ECC|
|Memory Type (R/U)||UDIMM (Unbuffered)|
|Memory Speed (Mhz)||
|Max. Memory Capacity||128GB (4x32GB)|
|Audio||Realtek ALC1200 7.1 HD Audio|
|Primary GPU Interface||PCIe 3.0 (x16)|
|NVIDIA SLI Support||Not Supported|
|AMD CrossFire Support||2-Way CrossFire|
|Integrated Graphics||Requires Processor Graphics or Discrete GPU|
|On-Board Graphics Connectors||HDMI 1.4|
|RAID Support via||SATA3 / M.2|
|Storage Mode Support||
|Network Interface Type||Wired Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000)|
|Network Chip/Modules||1 x Intel (Gigabit LAN)|
|Rear I/O Connectors||
|Board Dimensions||305 x 230 mm|
|Model Number||Z490 GAMING X|
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