Gaming dedicated motherboards have a crazy over-growing demand and Gigabyte is fully aware of the scenario. The Aorus lineup has helped us with this to a great extent and the Z370 Aorus Gaming 7 was the best option but the price tag of £245 was an amount to worry a bit. Gigabyte has responded to the problem with this effective reply and even those who didn’t buy the Gaming 7 mobo, have a great chance to get something more interesting, the Gigabyte Z370 Aorus Ultra Gaming.

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Z370 Aorus Ultra Gaming

The company has slid down the price tag to £158 and to our surprise, the features are somehow better than the Gaming 7 itself. Speaking of the features, what makes it different from the Gaming 7 mobo, is that you only get two M.2 slots and a single Gigabit Ethernet port.


Here’s a detailed list of features found in this motherboard:

  • Supports 8th Gen Intel Core Processors
  • Dual Channel Non-ECC Unbuffered DDR4, 4 DIMMs
  • Intel Optane Memory Ready
  • ASMedia 3142 USB 3.1 Gen 2 with USB Type-C and Type-A
  • Front USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C Header
  • Multi-Way Graphics Support with Dual Armor and Ultra Durable Design
  • ALC1220 120dB SNR HD Audio with Smart Headphone AMP and WIMA audio capacitors
  • Intel GbE LAN Gaming Network with cFosSpeed Internet Accelerator Software
  • RGB FUSION with Multi-Zone Digital LED Light Show design, support digital LED & RGB LED strips
  • Swappable Overlay for Accent LED
  • Smart Fan 5 features Multiple Temperature Sensors and Hybrid Fan Headers with FAN STOP
  • Dual Ultra-Fast M.2 with PCIe Gen3 x4 and SATA interface
  • USB DAC-UP 2 with Adjustable Voltage
  • Lightning-Fast Intel Thunderbolt 3 Add In Card Support
  • APP Centre Including EasyTune and Cloud Station Utilities
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