X99 motherboard exposure war is prominent among the MSI and Gigabyte, the former has been exposed three X99S motherboard, mainstream gaming and overclocking out of the whole series, and From Gigabyte previous bad boy was the Gigabyte X99-Gaming G1 WiFi motherboard, now also Gigabyte also comes with their motherboard for Overclockes and Extreme Gamers named as Gigabyte X99-SOC Force X99-SOC Force, orange and black color scheme.
Gigabyte X99-SOC Force motherboard Unveiled
Gigabyte X99-SOC Force motherboard in terms of look almost same as the previous Z97X-SOC Force motherboard, SOC series featuring orange and black color.
In terms of Specifications Gigabyte X99-SOC Force motherboard equipped with 8 DDR4 memory Slots, the specific frequency is unknown, but the SOC overclocking motherboard also supports the DDR4 with high frequency, currently DDR4 memory is 3000MHz, so this motherboard supports DDR4-3000 should be no problem. In addition, the motherboard comes with four PCI-E x16 slots, with Z97X-SOC Force is the same, but this is not a PCI slot, PCI-E x1 slot does have three.
Other aspects, the Gigabyte X99-SOC Force motherboard supports 8 SATA 6Gbps interface, 2 SATA Express interface, supports M.2 interface, but the speed of 20Gbps, twice as faster than the average of 10Gbps, either to support the PCI- E 3.0 standard, either to support the PCI-E 2.0 x4 channels.
Finally, although the Overclocking motherboard, but Gigabyte X99-SOC Force motherboard will support AMP-UP or audio technology, network card, then it should also have the use of Killer chips.