We have seen considerable amount of X99 motherboards for the Broadwell-E like from the house of MSI.ASUS and EVGA but this time Gigabyte flaunts their X99 board including the X99 Designare EX,X99 Ultra Gaming and X99 SLI Phoneix.

Targeting the Broadwell-E chips which will be seen in a great demand at the Computex 2016,X99 boards will focus more on the I/O connectivities and fast storage solutions for the chips of the family based on the  14nm process node which is reflected in the table below.

Gigabyte Designare-EX Motherboard.
Coming to the Designare EX board, it’s a top notch  product from Gigabyte targeting the vast amount of PC tech enthusiast and having some really good spec lists in which it’s a 8+1 phase PWM supply and is a E-ATX board supporting the LGA 2011-3 socket with 8-pin power requirement.
Also we can expect a total of eight DDR4 DIMMs providing ample amount of memory and fast DRAM(OC) support.As we can see the pictures , it’s self-explanatory that the heat-sink arrays are designed in such way which will allow keep the board cool and the PCH.
Reminding of the X99A Delux board,this beast from Gigabyte also flaunts a blue-whitish color scheme  but including a ambient RGB lighting which will add extra points to aesthetics of the system.

Coming to the specs,storage options open with two U.2 slots,eight SATA III 6GB/psports,two SATA Express ports,with an ultra M.2 delivering 32GB/ps of data transfer rate.This board has a single PCI-e X1 slot and five PCI-e 3.0×16 slots.It has more to offer ranging from four USB 3.0 ports,two USB 3.0 port to one USB Type-C port for more I/O schedule.But last not the least it has dual LAN ports, a wireless antenna  connector obviously for WiFI connectivities

Gigabyte X99 Ultra Gaming Motherboard.

We have covered up the Gigabyte X99 Ultra Gaming board to as it’s a good board for budget gaming  maintaining the color scheme with the with the Designare-EX board with tons of features like it has four PCI-e 3.0×16 slots and a single PCI-e X1 slot.Having two M.2 slots it doesn’t have any other port for add-on card in the middle.Single U.2 and SATA Express III 8 GB/ps are another parts of it’s features.

As the GPUs are getting longer,bigger and heavy,this board has covered uo this difficulties as well by protecting this expansions with metallic covered body and the department of aesthetics is also covered by RGBs.Alike the Designare EX  it also  sports 5 USB 3.0s , a 3.1 and a Type-C.Having a great cooling design it also has Dual Lan connectors and 7.1 channel HD audio jack.

*Images and info taken from wccftech.com

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