World's First Intel® Thunderbolt™3 Certified X99 Motherboard
The GIGABYTE GA-X99P-SLI motherboard is the world’s first X99 motherboard to be certified to support Thunderbolt™ 3. This gives enthusiasts that need the tried-and-true horsepower and reliability of the X99 chipset access to the world’s fastest connectivity protocol. Support for Thunderbolt™ 3 on the GIGABYTE GA-X99P-SLI motherboard opens up a world of possibilities for enthusiasts or professionals using the X99 chipset. With the unmatched bandwidth that Thunderbolt™ 3 provides, enthusiasts can use new devices such as discrete GPU boxes, external quad M.2 drives, or U.2 expansion drives.
World's First Intel® Thunderbolt™ 3 Certified C236 Chipset Motherboard
The GIGABYTE X170-EXTREME ECC motherboard is the world’s first C236 chipset board to receive Thunderbolt™ 3 certification from Intel, enabling full support for the fastest connectivity protocol on the planet. Compatible with Intel’s Xeon E3-1200 v5 processor and DDR4 ECC memory, the X170-EXTREME ECC motherboard has what professionals need to do their best work. The addition of Thunderbolt™ 3 makes the motherboard a definite must-have for any high-end desktop system. Powered by Intel’s own Thunderbolt™ 3 controller, the new Thunderbolt™ 3 protocol, which is available over a USB Type-C™ connector on the back I/O of select GIGABYTE motherboards including the X170-EXTREME ECC, brings an unprecedented single-wire bandwidth of up to 40 Gb/s -- twice more than the previous generation!
GIGABYTE Launches 5 New High-End Desktop Motherboards With the X170 and X150 Series
GIGABYTE is proud to launch a whole new series of High-End Desktop
(HEDT) motherboards with the X170 and X150 series, based on Intel® C236 and C232 chipset. In addition to supporting the new Intel® Xeon® E3-1200 v5 processor and ECC DDR4 memory (for select motherboards), the new motherboards are also compatible with Intel® 6th Gen. Core™ i3, Pentium™ and Celeron™ processors. These new high-end
desktop motherboards will bring support for Xeon Processors to users
who desire a professional solution whether it’s for Photography,
Designing, Video Streaming and more
GIGABYTE Motherboards with Intel® Thunderbolt™ 3 Support Expands!
GIGABYTE is pleased to announce that its support for Intel® Thunderbolt™ 3 has expanded with the certification by Intel® of the GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming G1, GA-Z170X-Gaming GT, and GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 motherboards.Users that wish to upgrade their motherboard can download an updated version of the firmware from GIGABYTE’s website. Once the user installs the updated firmware, Thunderbolt™ 3 support will be enabled on the motherboard.