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GIGABYTE X299 AORUS Gaming 3 - DDR4 ATX Motherboard

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X299 AORUS Gaming 3 / Intel X299 / Socket LGA-2066 / DDR4 / Dual M.2 / SATA III / 3-Way SLi & CrossFireX / RGB Fusion / Intel Optane Ready / USB 3.1 Type A+C / ATX

This item is currently discontinued and at present, we have no replacement on order.
Quickcode: 67842  
Stock code: MBD-X299-AORUS-GAMING-3
Manuf. code: X299 AORUS Gaming 3
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  Gigabyte X299 AORUS Gaming 3 ATX Motherboard :

The AORUS X299 enthusiast motherboards are faster and more powerful than any motherboard the world has ever seen. With an aggressively redesigned armor and thermal heatsinks its sure to turn heads and catch eyes. Performance is no stranger to AORUS, with exotic cooling and an ability to be tuned to peak performance AORUS motherboards will exceed expectations.

AORUS' X299 series motherboards boast the most advanced LED system in the market today. With more customizability than ever and a convenient and intuitive UI thanks to the RGB Fusion App, you’ll have a blast making your AORUS your own. LED enthusiasts now have even more options with the ability to customize multiple zones independently.

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.

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.

Built-in Advanced Performance Tuning IC
Turbo B-Clock Tuning IC in the X299 series motherboards enable overclockers to have the ability to change their BCLK frequency to a desired value of their choice.

The AORUS X299 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.

Dual Ultra-Fast NVMe PCIe Gen3 x4 M.2
With two NVMe PCIe Gen3 x4 M.2 connectors onboard, AORUS brings to the user PCI-Express connectivity for SSD devices. Delivering up to 32 Gb/s data transfer speed per connector, the dual M.2 provides an ideal storage solution as it also supports RAID modes.

Support for DDR4 XMP Up to 4333MHz and Beyond*
AORUS is offering a tested and proven platform that ensures proper compatibility with profiles up to 4333MHz 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.

AORUS Extreme USB 3.1 Motherboards
The ASMEDIA 3142 USB 3.1 controller utilizes 2 PCIe Gen3 lanes, offering a total of up to 16 Gb/s, which means you have extra bandwidth to take full control of the 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 ports.


• Model: X299 AORUS Gaming 3
• Chipset: Intel X299 Express
• Socket: LGA 2066
• Form Factor: ATX

• Memory : 8x DDR4 / Quad Channel / 128GB Max
• Memory Speeds (MHz) : 2133 - 4333 O.C.

• Graphics: 2x PCIe x16 Slot running @ x16 / 1x PCIe x16 Slot running @ x8 / 2x PCIe x16 Slot running @ x4
• Video Out: N/A
• Multi-GPU Support: 2-3 Way CrossFire / 2-3 Way SLI / NVIDIA® Quad-GPU SLI™ / AMD Quad-GPU CrossFire™
• Expansion Slots: 0x PCI-Ex1

• USB External: 1x USB Type C / 1x USB 3.1 Gen 2 / 6x USB 3.1 Gen 1
• USB Internal: 2x USB 3.1 / 2x USB 2.0

Warranty Information:

Manufacturer gigabyte
Warranty Type Direct with Manufacturer
Manufacturer Website
Warranty Period (yrs)3
Number of PCI-E Slots - x162
RAM Slots8
Maximum RAM128
CPU Socket2066
Form FactorATX
SATA II Ports0
USB 3.0 Ports8
USB 2.0 Ports0
M2 PCIE StorageThe product has this feature
SLIThe product has this feature
CrossFireXThe product has this feature

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