เป็นอีกหนึ่งรุ่นที่ต่อท้ายด้วยรหัส BK เมื่อได้ยินถึงรหัสนี้ต้องนึกถึงความทนทานต่อการใช้งานที่ผ่านการทดสอบมาเป็นเวลานาน168 ชั่วโมง และต้องเป็นเจ้าไหนไปไม่ได้นั้นคือ GIGABYTE ครับ โดยครั้งนี้เรามาในรุ่นใหญ่อย่าง GIGABYTE Z97X Gaming G.WIFI BK  แน่นอนว่ามีรุ่น  Z97X Gaming G.WIFI แล้ว จะต้องมีตัว WIFI ในการใช้งาน พร้อมทั้งการใช้งานทางด้านเกมมิ่งอย่างเต็มคุณภาพแน่นอน  พร้อมด้วยชุดการทำงานทางเรื่องของ Gaming สมชื่อโดยตรงอย่างการใช้งานทางด้านเสียง AMP-UP Audio technology  ที่ให้เสียงที่มีพลังชัดเจน หน้าตาที่สวยงามเอาใจเกมเมอร์พร้อมทั้งเรื่องของการวางระบบชุดน้ำให้กับชุดภาคจ่ายไฟก็มีเช่นกัน ทั้งๆที่เป็นรุ่นของGaming G.1  ก็ตาม ถือว่าทำออกมาเอาใจในเรื่องของความสวยงามไม่น้อยเลยทีเดียว วันนี้เราจะมาแกะกล่องรีวิวไปพร้อมๆกันเลย



GIGABYTE - เมนบอรด - Socket 1150 - GA-Z97X-Gaming G1 WIFI-BK  rev. 1 Copy


$11.  Support for Intel® Core™ i7 processors/Intel® Core™ i5 processors/ Intel® Core™ i3 processors/Intel® Pentium® processors/Intel®Celeron® processors in the LGA1150 package

$12.  L3 cache varies with CPU

(Please refer "CPU Support List" for more information.)


$11.  Intel® Z97 Express Chipset


$11.  4 x DDR3 DIMM sockets supporting up to 32 GB of system memory
* Due to a Windows 32-bit operating system limitation, when more than 4 GB of physical memory is installed, the actual memory size displayed will be less than the size of the physical memory installed.

$12.  Dual channel memory architecture

$13.  Support for 3200(O.C.) / 3100(O.C.) / 3000(O.C.) / 2933(O.C.) / 2800(O.C.) / 2666(O.C.) / 2600(O.C.) / 2500(O.C.) / 2400(O.C.) / 2200(O.C.) / 2133(O.C.) / 2000(O.C.) / 1866(O.C.) / 1800(O.C.) / 1600 / 1333 MHz memory modules

$14.  Support for non-ECC memory modules

$15.  Support for Extreme Memory Profile (XMP) memory modules

(Please refer "Memory Support List" for more information.)

Onboard Graphics

Integrated Graphics Processor:

$11.  1 x DVI-I port, supporting a maximum resolution of 1920x1200@60Hz>

$12.  1 x HDMI port, supporting a maximum resolution of 4096x2160@24Hz or 2560x1600@60Hz<br< a="">> * Support for HDMI 1.4a version.

$13.  1 x DisplayPort, supporting a maximum resolution of 4096x2160@24Hz or 3840x2160@60Hz<br< a="">> * Support for DisplayPort 1.2 version.

$14.  Support for up to 3 displays at the same time

$15.  Maximum shared memory of 1 GB


$11.  Creative® Sound Core 3D chip

$12.  TI Burr Brown® OPA2134 operational amplifier

$13.  Support for Sound Blaster Recon3Di

$14.  High Definition Audio

$15.  2/5.1-channel

$16.  Support for S/PDIF Out


$11.  1 x Qualcomm® Atheros Killer E2201 chip (10/100/1000 Mbit) (LAN1)

$12.  1 x Intel® GbE LAN phy (10/100/1000 Mbit) (LAN2)
* Teaming is not supported.

Wireless Communication module

$11.  Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, supporting 2.4/5 GHz Dual-Band

$12.  Bluetooth 4.0, 3.0+HS, 2.1+EDR

$13.  Support for 11ac wireless standard and up to 867 Mbps data rate
* Actual data rate may vary depending on environment and equipment.

Expansion Slots

$11.  2 x PCI Express x16 slots, running at x16 (PCIEX16_1~2)
* For optimum performance, if only one PCI Express graphics card is to be installed, be sure to install it in the PCIEX16_1 slot; if you are installing two PCI Express graphics cards, it is recommended that you install them in the PCIEX16_1 and PCIEX16_2 slots.

$12.  2 x PCI Express x16 slots, running at x8 (PCIEX8_1~2)
* The PCIEX8_1 slot shares bandwidth with the PCIEX16_1 slot and the PCIEX8_2 slot with PCIEX16_2. The PCIEX16_1/PCIEX16_2 slot will operate at up to x8 mode when the PCIEX8_1/PCIEX8_2 is populated.
(All PCI Express x16 slots conform to PCI Express 3.0 standard.)

$13.  3 x PCI Express x1 slots
(The PCI Express x1 slots conform to PCI Express 2.0 standard.)

Multi-Graphics Technology

$11.  Support for 4-Way/3-Way/2-Way AMD CrossFire™/NVIDIA® SLI™ technology



$11.  1 x SATA Express connector

$12.  6 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors (SATA3 0~5)

$13.  Support for RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, and RAID 10
(SATA Express and SATA3 4/5 connectors can only be used one at a time.)

2 x Marvell® 88SE9172 chips:

$11.  4 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors (GSATA3 6~9)

$12.  Support for RAID 0 and RAID 1

* Due to system limitation, Intel RAID and Marvell RAID can only use either one.



$11.  4 x USB 3.0/2.0 ports (2 ports on the back panel, 2 ports available through the internal USB header)

$12.  8 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports (2 ports on the back panel, 6 ports available through the internal USB headers)

Chipset + Renesas® uPD720210 USB 3.0 Hub:

$11.  4 x USB 3.0/2.0 ports on the back panel

Internal I/O Connectors

$11.  1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector

$12.  1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector

$13.  1 x PCIe power connector

$14.  1 x SATA Express connector

$15.  10 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors

$16.  1 x CPU fan header

$17.  1 x water cooling fan header (CPU_OPT)

$18.  5 x system fan headers

$19.  1 x front panel header

$110.              1 x front panel audio header

$111.              1 x USB 3.0/2.0 header

$112.              3 x USB 2.0/1.1 headers

$113.              1 x Clear CMOS jumper

$114.              1 x power button

$115.              1 x reset button

$116.              1 x Clear CMOS button

$117.              2 x audio gain control switches

$118.              8 x onboard voltage measurement points

$119.              2 x BIOS switches

Rear Panel I/O

$11.  1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse port

$12.  1 x optical S/PDIF Out connector

$13.  1 x DVI-I port

$14.  1 x DisplayPort

$15.  1 x HDMI port

$16.  2 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports

$17.  6 x USB 3.0/2.0 ports

$18.  2 x RJ-45 ports

$19.  5 x audio jacks (Center/Subwoofer Speaker Out, Rear Speaker Out, Line In/Mic In, Line Out, Headphone)


$11.  iTE® I/O Controller Chip

H/W Monitoring

$11.  System voltage detection

$12.  CPU/System/Chipset temperature detection

$13.  CPU/CPU OPT/System fan speed detection

$14.  CPU/System overheating warning

$15.  CPU/CPU OPT/System fan fail warning

$16.  CPU/CPU OPT/System fan speed control
* Whether the fan speed control function is supported will depend on the cooler you install.


$11.  2 x 128 Mbit flash

$12.  Use of licensed AMI UEFI BIOS

$13.  Support for DualBIOS™

$14.  PnP 1.0a, DMI 2.7, WfM 2.0, SM BIOS 2.7, ACPI 5.0

Unique Features

$11.  Support for APP Center
* Available applications in APP Center may differ by motherboard model. Supported functions of each application may also differ depending on motherboard specifications.
EZ Setup
Fast Boot
Cloud Station
ON/OFF Charge
Smart TimeLock
Smart Recovery 2
System Information Viewer
USB Blocker

$12.  Support for Q-Flash

$13.  Support for Smart Switch

$14.  Support for Xpress Install

Bundle Software

$11.  Norton® Internet Security (OEM version)

$12.  Intel® Rapid Start Technology

$13.  Intel® Smart Connect Technology

$14.  Intel® Smart Response Technology

Operating System

$11.  Support for Windows 8.1/8/7

Form Factor

$11.  ATX Form Factor; 30.5cm x 24.4cm


$11.  Due to different Linux support condition provided by chipset vendors, please download Linux driver from chipset vendors' website or 3rd party website.

$12.  Most hardware/software vendors may no longer offer drivers to support Win9X/ME/2000/XP. If drivers are available from the vendors, we will update them on the GIGABYTE website.

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