👤by Michael Pabia Comments 📅16.03.2021 19:00:06

GIGABYTE adds the XTREME WATERFORCE edition motherboard for its AORUS Z590 line-up for the 11th generation Intel Core processors. The GIGABYTE Z590 AORUS XTREME WATERFORCE features the third-generation all-in-one motherboard monoblock that delivers cooling to the CPU, VRM, 10GbE LAN, M.2 SSD, and PCH. The monoblock sports a display that offers real-time monitoring for CPU temperature and CPU frequency. The Z590 AORUS XTREME WATERFORCE motherboard comes bundled with an AORUS PRO Gen4 AIC adaptor – a dual PCIe 4.0 M.2 SSD add-in-card with passive thermal design, capable of supporting speeds of up to 19970MB/s read and 16070MB/s write.

The GIGABYTE Z590 AORUS XTREME WATERFORCE comes with a plethora of premium features including Intel Thunderbolt 4, dual LAN with AQUANTIA 10GbE + Intel 2.5GbE LAN ports, and Intel Wi-Fi 6E. The motherboard features a multi-zone light show design having RGB lighting zones on the monoblock and rear I/O shield. Users can fully customize the motherboard’s RGB lighting elements via the GIGABYTE RGB Fusion 2.0 software.


- Supports 11th and 10th Gen Intel Core Series Processors
- Dual Channel Non-ECC Unbuffered DDR4, 4 DIMMs
- 20+1 Phases Digital VRM Solution with 100A Smart Power Stage and Tantalum Polymer Capacitors Array
- XTREME MEMORY with SMT DIMM and Shielded Memory Routing
- Thermal Reactive Armor with All in One Monoblock and NanoCarbon Baseplate
- Intel Thunderbolt 4 Onboard
- Onboard Intel Wi-Fi 6E 802.11ax 2T2R & BT 5 with 2X AORUS Antenna
- Exclusively bundled ESSential USB DAC
- 127dB SNR AMP-UP Audio with High-End ESS SABRE 9018K2M DAC, LME 49720, OPA1622 and WIMA Audio Capacitors
- AQUANTIA 10GbE BASE-T LAN and Intel 2.5GbE LAN with cFosSpeed
- Exclusively bundled AORUS PRO Gen4 AIC Adaptor
- Triple Ultra-Fast NVMe PCIe 4.0/3.0 x4 M.2 with Thermal Guards II
- GIGABYTE RGB FUSION 2.0 with Multi-Zone Addressable LED Light Show Design, Support Addressable LED & RGB LED Strips
- Smart Fan 6 Features Multiple Temperature Sensors, Hybrid Fan Headers with FAN STOP and Noise Detection
- Q-Flash Plus Update BIOS without Installing the CPU, Memory and Graphics Card

GIGABYTE did not reveal pricing as of this writing. Learn more about the GIGABYTE Z590 AORUS XTREME WATERFORCE motherboard at

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