Press Release #230

Introducing EVGA Z170 Motherboards – Performance Refined

- August 5, 2015 — Introducing the EVGA Z170 motherboard lineup. These motherboards take performance to another level with next generation features such as high performance native SATA 6G ports, next generation USB 3.1*, up to NVIDIA 4-Way SLI support*, Creative Core3D Audio*, and more. A reimagined board and color layout with the latest EVGA GUI BIOS that focuses on functionality make the EVGA Z170 lineup a top choice for gamers, performance users and hardware enthusiasts.
*Available on EVGA Z170 Classified

Intel Z170 Platform Unlocks Incredible Efficiency
· Intel Z170 Chipset
o Supports 8 CPU threads (4-core)
o Supports DDR4 Memory
o First to support PCI-E 3.0 from PCH

· Performance Leadership
o Up to 11% Faster CPU (SPECint_rate_base2006)
o 22% Lower TDP (65W vs 84W)
o Up to 28% Faster Intel HD Graphics (3DMark 11 Graphics Score)

EVGA Z170 Key Features
· Intel Z170 Chipset
· Supports DDR4 memory speeds of 3200MHz+
· Up to NVIDIA 4-Way SLI Support (Z170 Classified)
· Creative Core3D Audio Support (Z170 Classified)
· Supports USB 3.1 (Z170 Classified)
· Isolated audio traces for better sound clarity
· Supports M.2

EVGA Z170 motherboards are available starting today.
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About EVGA
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Joe Darwin


714-528-4500 x118

EVGA Europe

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