We are reviewing Gigabyte's AMD B450 chipset-based B450 AORUS Elite motherboard.
Featuring prominent features such as RGB lighting support, effective VRM cooling, and dual M.2 slots, the B450 Aorus Elite is a cost-effective ATX motherboard for systems with fewer devices, relatively little clutter. Before we get into details, let's take a look at the general characteristics of the motherboard.
Gigabyte B450 Aorus Elite Motherboard General Features;
Supports AMD Ryzen ™ 2nd Generation, Ryzen ™ with Radeon ™ Vega Graphics, Athlon ™, Ryzen ™, 7th Generation A-series, Athlon X4 Processors with Radeon ™ Vega Graphics.
Dual Channel Unrestricted DDR4, 4 DIMMs without ECC
HDMI, DVI-D Ports for Multi Display
Integrated I / O Shield of Ultra Durable ™ Design
Includes Dual Ultra-Fast NVMe PCIe Gen3 M.2 with a Thermal Guard (x4, x2).
Sound Noise Protection with High Quality Audio Capacitors and Ambient LED Track Path Lighting
RGB FUSION 2.0 with Multi-Zone LED Light Show Design, Supports Digital LED & RGB LED Strips
GIGABYTE Exclusive 8118 Gaming LAN with Bandwidth Management
Smart Fan 5; There are 6 Temperature Sensors and 4 Hybrid Fan Headers with FAN STOP.
APP Center and Cloud Station ™ applications including EasyTune ™
Thanks to the Dual M.2 slots on the B450 Aorus Elite motherboard, we can achieve a much faster read / write speed by making a RAID array, and thanks to the M.2 Thermal Protection, we can achieve a more stable and performance system by preventing ssd heating.
Gigabyte B450 Aorus Elite Motherboard Technical Specifications;
Processor - Supports AMD Ryzen ™ second Generation with Radeon ™ Vega Graphics, Ryzen ™ and Radeon ™ Vega Graphics, Athlon ™ with Processors.
Chipset - AMD B450
RAM - in 4 x DDR4 DIMM socket slots, with Dual channel memory architecture max. 64 GB and DDR4 3600 (O.C.)
AUDIO - 2/4 / 5.1 / 7.1-channel HD Audio Support with Realtek® ALC892 codec
LAN - Realtek® GbE LAN chip (10/100/1000 Mbit)
PCI SLOT -
1 x PCI Express x16 slot (PCIEX16) at x16
1 x PCI Express x16 slot, operating in x4 mode (PCIEX4)
2 x PCI Express x1 slots
1 x M.2 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 SATA and PCIe 3.0 x4 / x2 SSD support) (M2A_SOCKET)
1 x M.2 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 2242/2260/2280 PCIe 3.0 x2 SSD support) (M2B_SOCKET)
6 x SATA 6Gb / s connectors
RAID 0, RAID 1, and RAID 10 support
BUILD - ATX; 30.5 cm x 23.5 cm