Z370N WiFi: For The New 8th Gen Intel® Coffee Lake CPUs!
Supercharged Reliability: Ultra Durable Motherboards
Performance with durability is designed into every Gigabyte Ultra Durable Motherboard. They are specifically designed to out last and out perform traditional Motherboards, offering the latest, most durable components, offering durability that is second to none.
Gigabyte's Z370 enthusiast motherboards are faster and more powerful than any other motherboards the world has ever seen.
For 8th Gen Intel® Coffee Lake CPUs Only!
Overwhelming Power. Indisputable Supremacy. Unrestrained Potential.
The Z370N WiFi Motherboard along with the Intel® 8th Gen Coffee Lake Processors go farther and do more than previous Intel® CPUs and Chipsets ever could with more Cores and higher clock rates. Do everything, do it all at the same time, and do it without sacrificing responsiveness or modern I/O options that increase your performances.
The latest 8th Gen Intel Coffee Lake Processors for the Z370 Chipset start initially with 4 cores and 4 threads and ramp up from there. With enhancements and higher clock rates, improved caching and increased per core IPC performance, you can have all the computing horsepower you have dreamed of.
Now you can fly through your inbox of work tickets at the Office and / or gain a significant tactical advantage in online multiplayer Games. Feel free to Stream your victories to your legions of fans without fear of lower frame rates, stuttering and other low performance issues associated with lesser hardware.
Render. Stream. Compile. Encode. Work or Play.
Real-World Productivity or Virtual Reality Entertainment. The Z370N WiFi Motherboard has the support features to let your Intel® Coffee Lake Processor overwhelm your most daunting workloads with more advanced features and options than ever!
- Exceptional Performance & Responsiveness
- Excellent multi-thread performance with up to 6 Processor Cores
- Enhanced core & memory overclocking
- Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
- Impressive Media & Display
- Rec.2020 & HDR Support
- HEVC 10-bit HW decode/encode and HDCP v2.2
- VP9 10-bit HW decode
- Premium UHD/4K content support
- Total Wireless Support
- Wi-Fi: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Dual Band Wireless w/ 2x2 Antennas
- Bluetooth® V4.2 w/ BLE + EDR
- Compelling Platform Integration
- Support for next generation Intel® Optane™ Memory
- Only Supports 8th Gen Intel® Core™ Processors
- Note: Using this Motherboard with earlier (7th Gen, 6th Gen, etc.) Intel® Processors may damage both products and void their warranties
- Dual Channel Non-ECC Unbuffered DDR4, 2x DIMMs
- Intel® Optane™ Memory Ready
- Supports PCIe x16 slot bifurcation in 2x 8 mode by riser card
- Integrated HDMI 2.0 Support
- Intel® USB 3.1 Gen1 (5Gbps) Type A + USB 3.1 Gen1 (5Gbps) Type-C ports
- ALC1220 Chipset: 120dB SNR HD Audio with Smart Headphone Amp
- 802.11ac Dual Band 867Mbps wireless supports MU-MIMO and BT4.2
- Dual Intel® Gigabit LAN with cFosSpeed Internet Accelerator Software
- Ultra Durable™ 25KV ESD and 15KV Surge LAN Protection
- Dual Ultra-Fast M.2 with PCIe Gen3 x4 & SATA interface
- RGB FUSION with Multi-Zone Digital LED Light Show design, support digital LED & RGB LED strips
- Smart Fan 5 features Multiple Temperature Sensors and Hybrid Fan Headers with FAN STOP
- Ultra Durable™ Metal Shielding over PCIe Slot
- Anti-Sulfur Resistors Design
- APP Center Including EasyTune™ and Cloud Station™ Utilities
Smart Fan 5
With Smart Fan 5 users can ensure that their gaming PC can maintain its performance while staying cool. Smart Fan 5 allows users to interchange their fan headers to reflect different thermal sensors at different locations on the motherboard. Not only that, with Smart Fan 5 more hybrid fan headers that support both PWM and Voltage mode fans have been introduced to make the motherboard more liquid cooling friendly.
- 6 Temperature Sensors
- 3 Fan / Water Pump Connectors
- All Fan Pin Headers Upgraded to Hybrid Fan Headers
- Interoperable Fans and Sensors
- Intuitive UI for Fan Control
Achieve fan silence. With Fan Stop you can map any fan to stop completely when the temperature drops below a specified threshold. Which fan stops, based on readings from which sensor, and at what temperature; all of it can be customized to your liking.
Hybrid Fan Pin Headers
Assume complete control over your liquid cooling setup! Smart Fan 5 receives up-to-the-second information on flow-rate through the Hybrid Fan Pin Headers; giving you absolute mastery over your PC. All Hybrid Fan Headers can automatically detect the type of cooling device whether it be fan or pump with different PWM or Voltage mode.
ALC1220 120dB SNR HD Audio
The ALC1220 is a high-performance multi-channel High Definition Audio Codec with incredibly high 120dB Signal to Noise Ratio for crystal clear audio reproduction from your computer.
Incredible features like Smart Headphone Amp, 114dB SNR recording for precise voice chats and hardware decoding of DSD128, ensuring users get the best possible audio quality from their PC.
Smart Headphone AMP
Automatically detects impedance of your head-worn audio device, whether earbuds or high-end headphones to provide optimal audio dynamics, preventing issues such as low volume and distortion.
High-End Audio Capacitors
GIGABYTE motherboards use high-end audio capacitors. These high quality capacitors help deliver high resolution and high fidelity audio to provide the most realistic sound effects for gamers.
Audio Noise Guard
GIGABYTE Z370 motherboards feature an audio noise guard that essentially separates the board’s sensitive analog audio components from potential noise pollution at the PCB level. LED trace path lighting Illuminates to show the separation of the PCB layers.
USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C Port
The USB 3.1 Type-C port is a new reversible connector that is loaded with useful features such as USB 3.1 Gen1 (5Gbps) support and faster charging capabilities. Powered by the Intel® controller, this little port is also reversible, so it always plugs in the first time, every time.
Dual PCIe Gen3 x4 M.2 Storage Slots
AORUS Gaming Motherboards are focused on delivering M.2 technology to enthusiasts who want to maximize their system’s potential. Imagine transfer speeds up to 32Gb/second (4GB/second) per M.2 Slot with the fastest M.2 SSD Cards and they can be even faster in specific RAID setups.
2x M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 Card Slots, rated at 32Gb/second each:
- 1x M.2 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 2242 / 2260 / 2280 SATA and PCIe x4/x2 SSD support)
- 1x M.2 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 2260 / 2280 PCIe x4/x2 SSD support)
GIGABYTE M.2 Thermal Guard
With durability in mind, GIGABYTE provides a thermal solution by M.2 drive Thermal Guard. The M.2 Thermal Guard prevents throttling and bottlenecks from M.2 devices as it helps to reduce and dissipate heat before it becomes an issue.
Intel® Optane™ Performance Upgrade
The GIGABYTE Z370 Platform is the first enthusiast platform that supports Intel's latest Optane technology. Optane fuels storage performance by acting as a cache drive giving users a significant boost compared to traditional mechanical drives. This Motherboard supports 1x Intel® Optane™ Memory Card in a M.2 2280 Slot.
HDMI 2.0 for 4K UHD @ 60Hz w/ HDCP 2.2 Support
HDMI 2.0, which is backwards compatible with HDMI 1.4, offers 18 Gb/s of bandwidth; nearly twice that of the previous generation. This unlocks the potential for users to transfer multiple video streams, as well as a native cinematic 21:9 ratio videos (which most movies are shot in), offering the best visual experiences.
Dual Intel® GbE LAN with cFosSpeed Internet Accelerator Software
Dual Intel® Gigabit LAN features cFosSpeed, a network traffic management application which helps to improve network latency and maintain low ping times to deliver better responsiveness in crowded LAN environments.
Faster and Better Coverage with Intel® Dual Band 802.11ac WiFi + Bluetooth v4.2
The onboard 802.11ac WiFi module from Intel® supports up to 867 Mb/s 802.11 n wireless networks and also supports Bluetooth v4.2 wireless transfers. The bonded 2.4 / 5GHz Dual Band design with the included 2x2 (2T2R) Antenna expands your wireless coverage.
Support for DDR4 XMP Up to 4,400MHz and Beyond with Intel® XMP
AORUS is offering a tested and proven platform that ensures proper compatibility with profiles up to 4,400MHz and beyond. All users need to do to attain this performance boost is to ensure that their memory module is XMP capable and that the XMP function is activated and enabled on their AORUS motherboard.
What is XMP?
DDR4 memory modules are available at a stock frequency of DDR4-2133, but as frequency tweaking requires a considerable amount of effort and knowledge, memory vendors encode XMP profiles which can automatically modify the timings of the supported memory modules to work with your CPU and to achieve increased performance. * XMP Profile support varies depending on memory module.
RGB Fusion with Digital LEDs
With Z370 Motherboards, RGB Fusion is even better with Digital LEDs.* RGB Fusion offers users the option to control onboard and external LED light strips for their PC. Already feature filled with colors and patterns, RGB Fusion on Z370 Series Motherboards are now upgraded with Digital LED support. With onboard options and external digital LED strips*, where each LED is digitally addressable, users can experience even more patterns, styles, and illuminations.
Z370 Motherboards will support either 5Vdc or 12Vdc digital LED strips. RGB Fusion with Digital LEDs comes with 9 new patterns and various speed settings, with more to come.
*Digital LEDs are available only on select Motherboards, external LED Strips, Digital LED Strips are not included with this Motherboard.
Supports RGBW & UV Light Strips
Not bright enough? You can install standard 12V external RGB, RGBW or RGB/UV light strips on the RGBW pin header and control its color from the RGB Fusion software. Using a RGBW light strip with a dedicated white LED, users will experience brighter and more vibrant shades of colors.
When using RGB/UV LED strips, users can give their systems a fluorescent glow with the use of UV reactive liquid, neon braided cables, and acrylic paint for a wicked-looking gaming PC.
No need to worry when choosing light strips as GIGABYTE Motherboards support a wide variety of RGBW & UV light strips on the market thanks to the RGB Fusion software that allows users to redefine the pin location for the R/G/B Signal.
RGB Fusion (Advanced Mode)
With the all new RGB Fusion software, users have access to different preset LED lighting configurations with choice of colors. You can even set the LEDs to synchronize with your favorite music or have them change colors to indicate the CPU temperature. For true lighting experts there is an Advanced Mode, which can be fully customized by individual area with its own effects and color transitions, along with specific duration and transition times.
GIGABYTE RGB Fusion App
Don't just make your PC shine, make it a work of art that friends will envy. With the GIGABYTE RGB Fusion mobile app users can watch as they control the lighting within their gaming PC. This gives users ease of access as they try and adjust colors and speeds for different modes, all this can be achieved away from the keyboard and monitor of their PC.
GIGABYTE Patented Double Locking Bracket
By using a unique Double Locking Bracket, Gigabyte PCIe x16 Card Slots work harder to ensure the heaviest video cards do not damage your Motherboard by pulling your PCIe Connectors out.
Exclusive 1 Piece Stainless Shield
Another high quality part, these 1 Piece Stainless Shields also work to keep your heavy PCIe Video Cards connected. They are 1.7x Stronger in Shearing Tests, and 3.2x Stronger in Retention Force Tests.
Industry Leading Ultra Durable PCIe Armor
The innovative one piece stainless steel shielding design from Gigabyte reinforce the PCIe Connectors to provide the extra strength required to support the heaviest PCIe graphics cards.
Long Lifespan Durable Black™ Solid Capacitors
GIGABYTE motherboards integrate the absolute best quality solid state capacitors that are rated to perform at maximum efficiency for extended periods, even in extreme performance configurations. With ultra-low ESR no matter how high the CPU load, this provides peace of mind for end users who want to push their system hard, yet demand absolute reliability and stability. These exclusive capacitors also come in customized jet black, exclusively on GIGABYTE motherboards.
GIGABYTE Patented DualBIOS™ Design
GIGABYTE Ultra Durable™ motherboards feature GIGABYTE DualBIOS™, an exclusive technology from GIGABYTE that protects arguably one of your PC's most crucial components, the BIOS. GIGABYTE DualBIOS™ means that your motherboard has both a "Main BIOS" and a "Backup BIOS", protecting users from BIOS failure due to virus, hardware malfunction, improper OC settings or power failure during the update process.
Start Sulfurization Preotection
Tiny airborne Sulfur compounds can penetrate and damage tiny onboard resistors over time, creating chemical changes and causing these resistors to open or short.
Open or Short Resistors will cause standard Motherboards to fail without notice over time.
By equipping Gigabyte's Resistors with an Anti-Sulfur Design, GIGABYTE gives Ultra Durable Motherboards a whole new meaning beyond the competition's motherboards.
The BIOS is essential for users during initial setup to allow for the most optimal settings. With a new GUI and easier to use functionalities, GIGABYTE has been able to reinvent the BIOS to give users a better experience while setting up their new system.
GIGABYTE APP Center
The GIGABYTE APP Center gives you easy access to a wealth of GIGABYTE apps that help you get the most from your GIGABYTE motherboard. Using a simple, unified user interface, GIGABYTE APP Center allows you to easily launch all GIGABYTE apps installed on your system, check related updates online, and download the latest apps, drivers, and BIOS.
GIGABYTE's EasyTune™ is a simple and easy-to-use interface that allows users to fine-tune their system settings or adjust system and memory clocks and voltages in a Windows environment. With Smart Quick Boost, one click is all it takes to automatically overclock your system, giving an added performance boost when you need it the most.
Get the highest levels of performance from your PC with easy-to-use GIGABYTE overclocking features found in EasyTune™.
3D OSD automatically detects and displays your system information during games, allowing you to easily get a hold of your system information without switching between screens.
TriDef® SmartCam | Custom Stream Modding
To facilitate being the full streaming solution each AORUS motherboard includes TriDef® SmartCam software, you are now able to remove backgrounds without the hassle of using a green screen. Through the SmartCam application you can now apply live filters, and fully control your background, not only while streaming, but also through other video applications such as Skype.
*Free 1 month TriDef® SmartCam License included.
CEC 2019 Ready: Saving energy, Environmental Friendly
The Z370 Motherboards are now ready for CEC 2019! The California Energy Commission(CEC) regulation measures PC systems'’' level power consumption. The Z370 Motherboards with selected key components fulfill CEC 2019 power saving requirements.
Operating System Support:
Requires Windows® 10, 64 bit.
This Gigabyte Z370 Motherboard supports 8th Gen Intel® Core™ Processors only. At time of release, this Motherboard initially supports just these 6 Intel® Core™ processors:
|CPU Support||Supports select 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7, i5 and i3 processors in the LGA1151 package
Note: Using this Motherboard with earlier (7th Gen, 6th Gen, etc.) Intel® Processors may damage both products and void their warranties
|Chipset||Intel® Z370 Express Chipset|
|Memory||2x DIMM DDR4-2666, 2400 & 2133 Stock Clocked Unbuffered Memory, 32GB Max RAM (2x 16GB)
Supports Overclocked Ram: DDR4-4400, 4000, 3866, 3800, 3733, 3666, 3600, 3466, 3400, 3333, 3300, 3200, 3000 & 2800 MHzDual Channel Memory Architecture
Supports XMP (Extreme Memory Profile) RAMSupports ECC Un-buffered DIMM 1Rx8 / 2Rx8 memory modules in non-ECC mode only
|Integrated Graphics||Integrated Graphics + MegaChips MCDP2800 chipset:
1x HDMI v2.0 port, (4,096 x 2,160 @ 60Hz) HDCP2.2, HDR
Intel® Processor w/ Integrated Graphics Chip:
|Storage||4x SATA 6Gb/s connectors w/ RAID 0, 1, 5 & 10
1x M.2 connector, Socket 3, M key, Type 2242 / 2260 / 2280 for SATA and PCIe x4 SSDs1x M.2 connector Socket 3, M key, Type 2260 / 2280 for PCIe x4 SSDs
Supports 1x Intel® Optane™ M.2 Memory Card
|Expansion Slots||1x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x16|
|Multi-GPU Support||Not Supported|
|USB Ports||Back Panel Ports:
1x USB 3.1 Gen1 (5Gbps) Type-C port
6x USB 3.1 Gen1 (5Gbps) Type-A ports
Main Board Ports:
|LAN||Intel® Gigabit LAN chipsets:
2x RJ45 Gigabit LAN ports
|Wireless LAN||Intel® Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, supporting 2.4/5 GHz Dual-Band
Support for 11ac wireless standard and up to 867 Mbps data rate
|Bluetooth||BLUETOOTH 4.2, 4.1, BLE, 4.0, 3.0, 2.1+EDR|
|Audio||Realtek® ALC1220 Chipset:
High Definition Audio
2 / 4 / 5.1 / 7.1 Channel Audio
3x 3.5mm Audio ports
(Line In, Line Out, Mic In)
1x S/PDIF Out port
|Back Panel I/O Ports||1x USB 3.1 Gen1 (5Gbps) Type-C port
6x USB 3.1 Gen1 (5Gbps) Type-A ports
1x HDMI v2.0 port
1x HDMI v1.4 port
1x DisplayPort port
2x SMA Antenna connectors (2T2R)
2x RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet ports
3x 3.5mm Audio jacks (Line In, Line Out, Mic In)
|Internal I/O Connectors||1x 24-pin ATX main power connector
1x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector
1x CPU fan header
2x System fan headers
4x SATA III connectors
1x M.2 Socket 3 2242/2260/2280 SATA / PCIe x4 connector
1x M.2 Socket 3 2260/2280 PCIe x4 connector
1x Digital LED strip header
1x Digital LED strip power select jumper
1x RGB (RGBW) LED strip header
1x Front panel header
1x Front panel audio header
1x USB 3.1 Gen 1 header for 2 ports
1x USB 2.0 / 1.1 header for 2 ports
1x S/PDIF Out header
1x Speaker header
1x Clear CMOS jumper
1x Chassis Intrusion header
|I/O Controller||iTE® I/O Controller Chip|
|H/W Monitoring||Voltage detection
Fan speed detection
Fan Fail warning
Fan Speed control
Fan (pump) Speed Control is only supported by some fans (pumps)
|BIOS||2x 128 Mbit flash
Use of licensed AMI UEFI BIOS
Support for DualBIOS™
PnP 1.0a, DMI 2.7, WfM 2.0, SM BIOS 2.7, ACPI 5.0
|Unique Features||Support for Q-Flash
Support for Xpress InstallSupport for APP Center:
Platform Power Management
System Information Viewer
Available apps in APP Center vary by motherboard. Supported functions of each app vary depending on motherboard specs.
|Operating System||Requires Windows® 10, 64 bit|
|Form Factor||miniITX Form Factor: 170 x 170mm|