Gigabyte Z490 GAMING X Motherboard



  • Supports 10th Gen Intel Core Series Processors
  • Direct 11+1 Phase Digital VRMs with DrMOS Stages
  • Extended MOS Heatsink VRM Cooling
  • Dual Channel Non-ECC Unbuffered DDR4, 4 DIMMs
  • Intel GbE LAN
  • 1 x M.2 Thermal Guard
  • AMP UP Audio ALC1200 AUDIO DAC
  • RGB Fusion 2.0
  • Smart Fan 5 Hybrid Fan Headers with smart fan functions (Fan Stop, PWM Controls, Noise Detection)


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detail of the motherboard
  1. HDMI
  2. USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-A
  3. Internet Connection through Intel® GbE LAN
  4. Advanced Thermal Design with Integrated IO Armor
    1. 5 W/mK LAIRD Thermal Conductivity Pad
  5. Ultra Durable PCIe Armor
  6. Audio Noise Guard
  7. M.2 Connector with Thermal Guard
  8. High-End Audio Capacitors
  1. Direct 11+1 Phase Digital VRM Solution with DrMOS
  2. Supports 10th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor
  3. Solid Pin Power Connectors
    • 24 pin ATX Power Connector
    • 8+4 pin CPU Power Connector
  4. Dual Channel DDR4, 4 DIMMs Ultra Durable Memory Armor
  5. 2-Way CrossFire™ Support
  6. M.2 Connector
  7. Q-FLASH Plus
  8. RGB Pin Header


Direct 11+1 Phase Digital VRM Solution with DrMOS

Cleaner and more efficient power delivery to the CPU with better thermal performance ensure stability under high CPU frequencies and heavy loading.

  • Optimized gate charge to minimize switching losses.
  • Lower temperature, smaller size, better thermal characteristics.
 detail of Digital VRM Solution with DrMOS

Advanced Thermal Design with Integrated IO Armor

 Thermal Design of the motherboard

Support for DDR4 XMP Up to 4800MHz and Beyond*

AORUS is offering a tested and proven platform that ensures proper compatibility with profiles up to 4800MHz 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.

mb_xmp, a chart of XMP profiles Support
mb_xmp, DDR4 in motherboard as background