In Part 2 we looked at how to use the @BIOS update utility for updating your BIOS. Although @BIOS is the most user-friendly way to update your motherboards BIOS, a lot of people prefer the option of accessing the BIOS itself to perform the update.
This is where Q Flash comes in.
So, you've purchased yourself the brand new Z390 AORUS Ultra motherboard to go into your new beast of a gaming rig. The motherboard is installed, the RTX 2070 is hooked up and ready go, and your keen to jump straight into some CS:GO to start laying down the law to those that oppose you.
However, it's not quite time to spray and pray just yet. There is still one more crucial piece of the puzzle before your new build is complete. The dreaded BIOS update… Ok, that’s probably a little overdramatic, but there was a time that BIOS updates were the cause of pain for many PC users. A time where it was very common to see computers failing to boot because of problems from flashing the BIOS.
‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house
No hardware was present, not even a mouse;
The stockings were hung by the desk with such care;
In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there.
The gamers were nestled all snug in their beds,
While visions of graphics cards danced in their heads;
And motherboards, keyboards, and even mice too;
All hoping St. Nick will bring just a few.
AORUS Z390 motherboards represent the ultimate combination of power, performance, and technology. We've completely redesigned our boards from the ground up in order to deliver the best gaming experience. Dominate the future with AORUS Z390 series motherboards.
The GIGABYTE AORUS Z390 series motherboards were released on October 8, 2018. We’ve heard that the GIGABYTE Z390 AORUS MASTER motherboard is a gamechanger. what is the difference between this generation and the previous generation? What makes them so highly anticipated? Let’s spill some of the juicy details!
Lean in and let’s explore the new X399 AORUS XTREME and understand why it is the top choice to pair with 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen Threadripper processors.
The hidden secret of performance, durability and overclocking capabilities of the 2nd Gen Ryzen Processors is the X470 AORUS power design.
Z370 AORUS GAMING 7-OP motherboards come with exclusive built-in 32GB Intel® Optane™ Memory to provide users with both the benefits of a high-capacity HDD and the read/write speeds of SSDs
This brand new design has its roots in one of the most advanced flying creatures nature has ever seen, the eagle. We built a more robotic version of it, AORUS style, with an armored first layer of feathers with elegant strips of light.
Following Intel’s recent release of the H370 and B360 chipsets, GIGABYTE has answered with its AORUS and UD series motherboards to provide the best support for these chipsets.
GIGABYTE Ultra Durable Technology is an absolute game-changer when it comes to maximizing the user experience of GIGABYTE motherboards. Designed to protect against vulnerabilities to your board and components as well as minimize the effect of wear and tear, it’s a must have for any builder. Let’s take a look at what makes Ultra Durable Technology so effective!
Smart Fan 5 is an awesome cooling technology you can find on our motherboards that uses hardware and software components to keep our systems cool and quiet to match our preferences. Hybrid fan headers together with multiple temperature sensors and the always evolving UI give us in-depth control over fans, temperature and noise levels.
GIGABYTE Introduces RGB Fusion on the new AORUS Gaming Series Motherboards powered by GIGABYTE. RGB Fusion supports RGB around the board allowing users to control various zones and sections with different patterns and lighting effects, giving their system even more personality.
Since the launch of AORUS Gaming Motherboards in January, they have been receiving positive reviews from media and users. With unique features like RGB Fusion, Smart Fan 5 and USB-DAC-UP 2, AORUS Gaming Motherboards bring personalization back to your personal computer, allowing users to build their one-of- a-kind gaming rig.
Exclusively on the Z270X-Gaming 9 and Z270X-Gaming 8 GIGABYTE has included integrated liquid cooling blocks. These water blocks, G-Chill and G-Frost from Bitspower and EK Waterblocks, respectively, can support both passive and active cooling. These AORUS Gaming Motherboards are ready for gamers to push the limits in performance especially with overclocking.