GIGABYTE releases BIOS updates for its X299 motherboards for the upcoming Cascade Lake-X processors. The new Intel Core X-Series 10000 high-end desktop platform processors from Intel just around the corner, some of which already have leaked performance results in GeekBench including the Intel Core i9-10900X and i9-10980XE processors and recently the Intel Core i9-10920X processor. With that, GIGABYTE prepares its older X299 motherboard line-up to support the newest Intel Core-X processors. With this, both the upcoming GIGABYTE X299X motherboard line-up and the older generation GIGABYTE X299 motherboards will support the Cascade Lake-X processors. The newest BIOS updates are now available at the official GIGABYTE website for downloads.
GIGABYTE X299 motherboard users can find the new BIOS version on the motherboard’s corresponding product page. Go to the support section and looks for the list of BIOS versions available and select the latest version available.
The complete line-up of GIGABYTE X299 motherboards with the latest BIOS to support the Intel Core X-series 10000 Processor Family are listed below:
GIGABYTE X299 WU8
GIGABYTE X299 AORUS Gaming 9
GIGABYTE X299 DESIGNARE EX
GIGABYTE X299 AORUS MASTER
GIGABYTE X299 AORUS Gaming 7 Pro
GIGABYTE X299 AORUS Gaming 7
GIGABYTE X299 AORUS Ultra Gaming Pro
GIGABYTE X299 AORUS Ultra Gaming
GIGABYTE X299 AORUS Gaming 3 Pro
GIGABYTE X299 AORUS Gaming 3
GIGABYTE X299 UD4 Pro
GIGABYTE X299 UD4 EX
GIGABYTE X299 UD4
The GIGABYTE X299 AORUS GAMING motherboard will not have BIOS updates to support the upcoming Cascade Lake-X processors due to hardware limitation for only 16-lane CPU which are the Intel Core i7-7740X and i5-7640X quad-core processors only.