Gigabyte X299 AORUS 7 (rev. 1.0)


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The Gigabyte X299 AORUS 7 is an ATX size, enthusiast-grade motherboard utilizing the X299 chipset from Intel. That chipset is built to support Intel's Core-X series i7 and i9 processors, along with eight DDR4 memory slots.

A wide range of connectivity is provided as well: eight standard USB 3.1 ports, a ninth USB 3.1 Type C port, dual Gb Ethernet, WiFi, audio, and even a legacy PS/2 port. Internally it has eight SATA ports, three M.2 connectors, and a wide mix of PCI-Express 3.0 slots.
William George (Product Development)
William George (Product Development) Says:
Please note that the PCI-Express slot speeds depend on the processor installed. Lower-end chips have fewer PCI-E lanes, so if you plan on getting a lot of expansion cards you may want to check with our consultants to make sure you get a CPU that will support everything you need.

Model: Gigabyte X299 AORUS Gaming 7 (rev. 1.0)


Socket 2066
CPU Compatibility  SkyLake-X
Form Factor ATX
Chipset Manufacturer Intel
Chipset X299
Network Connectivity Dual Gigabit Networking + 802.11 A/B/G/N/AC
Network Controller Intel, Killer
Audio Controller Onboard Realtek ALC 1220
Cooling System Heatsink
Color Black
Memory Support
Type DDR4
Maximum Speed 2666 MHz
Number of Slots 8
Maximum Size per Slot 32 GB
Maximum Amount Supported 256 GB
External Connections
USB 3.2 Gen 2 (USB 3.1) 8
USB 3.2 Type C 1
PS/2 Keyboard Yes
PS/2 Mouse Yes
Audio Out Surround Sound (7.1)
Audio In Line-In/Microphone
S/PDIF Optical
LAN (RJ45) 2
Wireless Antenna Port Yes
Internal Connections
USB 2.0 2 (providing 4 ports)
USB 3.2 Gen 1 (USB 3.0) 2
USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type C 1
SATA III 6.0Gbps 8
M.2 Connector 3
M.2 Support x2 80mm, x1 80/110mm
TPM (module sold separately) 1
Compatible TPM Gigabyte GC-TPM2.0_S 2.0
Expansion Slots
Slot 1 PCI Express 3.0 x16
Slot 2 Slot not available on this board
Slot 3 PCI Express 3.0 x4 in a x16 size
Slot 4 PCI Express 3.0 x16
Slot 5 PCI Express 3.0 x4 in a x16 size
Slot 6 PCI Express 3.0 x8 in a x16 size
Additional Information
SLI Compatible Yes
Crossfire Compatible Yes
RAID Support 0/1/5/10
Bluetooth Yes (4.1)
Dual GPU Slot Spacing 3-Slot
Integrated IO Shield No
BIOS Features
EZ Flash Yes
OC Profiles Yes
Height 305 mm (12.0 in)
Width 244 mm (9.6 in)
Net Weight 1.294 kg (2.9 lbs)


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