Showcasing a state-of-the-art design, excellent functionality, an impressive thermal design, next generation connectivity, a Hi-Fi level audio system, and AORUS aesthetics, the flagship Z590 AORUS XTREME motherboard dominates the competition.20*+1 PHASES TRUE POWER DESIGN
- Pure Digital PWM Architecture
- 100A DrMOS for Each Phase
- High Current Capacity Driver-MOSFET
- Tantalum Polymer Capacitors Array
- 8+8 Solid Pin CPU Power Connector
- Low Temperature
- Improved TransientXTREME MEMORY
Z590 AORUS XTREME uses revolutionary "XTREME MEMORY" technology, which includes Shielded Memory Routing, SMT DIMM, and Tantalum Polymer Capacitors Array to minimize all noise and electrical interference and reach the highest memory clock.AORUS M.2 Thermal Guard II
With durability in mind, GIGABYTE provides a new thermal solution for large capacity M.2 SSD devices with double side flash. The M.2 Thermal Guard II uses a double-sided heatsink design and prevents throttling and bottlenecks on high speed M.2 SSDs by dissipating heat before it becomes an issue.
Smart Fan 6 contains several unique cooling features that ensure gaming PC maintain its performance while staying cool and quiet. Multiple fan headers can support PWM/DC fan and pump, and users can easily define each fan curve based on different temperature sensors across the board via intuitive user interface.Next Generation Intel Thunderbolt 4
Dual Thunderbolt 4 – The fastest 40Gb/s single-wire connection
Powered by Intel's own Thunderbolt controller the new Thunderbolt 4 protocol, which is available over two USB Type-C connectors on the back I/O of the GIGABYTE Z590 AORUS XTREME, brings an unprecedented single-wire bandwidth of up to 40 Gb/s -- twice more than USB3.2 Gen2x2! This incredible increase in bandwidth is also accompanied with support for different protocols such as DisplayPort 1.4a and compliant with USB4 standard, which is backwards compatible with USB 3.2 Gen1 and USB 2.0, opening up a world of new possibilities.
Daisy-chain Multiple Devices
Support for DisplayPort 1.4 makes Thunderbolt 4 a must have for any enthusiast. The Z590 AORUS XTREME is able to support two displays in 4K resolution at 60 FPS or one display in 8K resolution. In addition, Thunderbolt 4 over USB Type-C has revolutionary industry-first features such as Power Delivery 2.0, USB4 specification compliance, and the ability to daisy-chain up to 10 devices thanks to the Z590 AORUS XTREME's dual USB Type-C ports.AQUANTIA 10GbE BASE-T Networking
Next Generation Multi-Gig Gaming
The AQUANTIA AQC107 is a high-performance, backward compatible with 10GBASE-T/ 5GBASE-T/ 2.5GBASE-T/ 1000BASE-T/ 100BASE-TX Ethernet Controller which is able to provide up to 10 GbE network connectivity, with 10 times faster transfer speeds compared to general 1GbE networking and is perfectly designed for media centers, workstations and gamers.Intel 802.11ax WIFI 6E
Intel latest Wireless solution 802.11ax WIFI 6E with new dedicated 6GHz band, 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.ESSential USB DAC
Complete Digital to Analog Signal processing on front-access USB Type-C ports gets rid of any possibility of distortions and provides superb sound stage recreation so users can experience the vocal cohesion. Enjoy the depth of the music and the immersive sound profile.
- USB Type-C for PC, Laptop and Android Devices
- Replace Ancient Front Audio Interfaces
- Powered by ESS SABRE HIFI DAC
- Premium Power Processing
- Left/Right Separation Routing
- Superior Sound Stage by WIMA CapacitorsMulti-Zone Light Show Design
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 2.0 application, the user has complete control over the LEDs which surround the motherboard.
New User Interface
All new EASY MODE shows important hardware information in one page including CPU clock, Memory, Storage, Fan.
Add constantly used items into the favorite menu for quick access.
Show all kinds of storage information including SATA, PCIE and M.2 interface.
List all changes before saving and exiting bios. Quickly review overall settings modification.
Intuitive Load Line Curve
Clearly show each loadline calibration setting in an intuitive curve graph.MultiKey
A multi-function reset button that can be reconfigured to other function in BIOS for different user scenarios.
- RGB Switch
Turn off all lighting effect on motherboard.
Boot into BIOS menu directly without pressing any keyboard button.
- Safe Mode
Boot into BIOS safe mode to change specific option without losing other BIOS settings.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.Q-Flash Plus
Update the BIOS easily without installing the CPU, memory and graphics card.
With 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!Ultra Durable PCIe Armor
Industry Leading Ultra Durable PCIe Armor
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.Ultra Durable Memory Armor
AORUS' 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 Connectors
Z590 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
Gigabyte Z590 AORUS XTREME. Processor manufacturer: Intel, Processor socket: LGA 1200, Compatible processor series: Intel® Celeron®, Intel® Core™ i3, Intel Core i5, Intel Core i7, Intel Core i9, Intel® Pentium®. Supported memory types: DDR4-SDRAM, Maximum internal memory: 128 GB, Memory slots type: DIMM. Supported storage drive interfaces: SATA III, Supported storage drive types: HDD & SSD. Parallel processing technology support: 2-Way CrossFireX,Quad-GPU CrossFireX, Maximum resolution: 5120 x 2880 pixels. Ethernet interface type: 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet, 10 Gigabit Ethernet, Top Wi-Fi standard: Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax), Wi-Fi standards: 802.11a,802.11b,802.11g,Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n),Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac),Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
|Processor socket||LGA 1200|
|Compatible processor series||Intel® Celeron®, Intel® Core™ i3, Intel Core i5, Intel Core i7, Intel Core i9, Intel® Pentium®|
|Maximum number of SMP processors||1|
|Supported memory types||DDR4-SDRAM|
|Number of memory slots||4|
|Memory slots type||DIMM|
|Supported memory clock speeds||2133,2400,2666,2933,3000,3200 MHz|
|Maximum internal memory||128 GB|
|Supported storage drive types||HDD & SSD|
|Supported storage drive interfaces||SATA III|
|Parallel processing technology support||2-Way CrossFireX,Quad-GPU CrossFireX|
|Maximum resolution||5120 x 2880 pixels|
|USB 2.0 connectors||1|
|USB 3.2 Gen 1 (3.1 Gen 1) connectors||1|
|USB 3.2 Gen 2 (3.1 Gen 2) connectors||1|
|Number of SATA III connectors||6|
|Front panel audio connector||Y|
|Front panel connector||Y|
|ATX Power connector (24-pin)||Y|
|CPU fan connector||Y|
|Number of chassis fan connectors||6|
|12V power connector||Y|
|RGB LED pin header||Y|
|Rear panel I/O ports|
|USB 3.2 Gen 2 (3.1 Gen 2) Type-A ports quantity||8|
|Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports||2|
|HDMI ports quantity||1|
|S/PDIF out port||Y|
|Digital audio optical out||1|
|Thunderbolt ports quantity||2|
|WiFi-AP antenna jack||2|
|Ethernet interface type||2.5 Gigabit Ethernet, 10 Gigabit Ethernet|
|Top Wi-Fi standard||Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)|
|Wi-Fi standards||802.11a,802.11b,802.11g,Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n),Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac),Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)|
|Motherboard form factor||Extended ATX|
|Motherboard chipset family||Intel|
|Motherboard chipset||Intel Z590 Express|
|Audio chip||Realtek ALC1220-VB|
|Audio output channels||7.1 channels|
|PC health monitoring||Fan, Temperature, Voltage|
|PCI Express x16 slots||3|
|Number of M.2 (M) slots||3|
|BIOS type||UEFI AMI|
|BIOS memory size||256 Mbit|
|Clear CMOS button||Y|
|System Management BIOS (SMBIOS) version||2.7|
|Weight & dimensions|
|Bundled software||Norton Internet Security, cFosSpeed|