Drivers and BIOS

OS: Windows 10 64bit

Driver Version: 1.20

Release Date: 12/6/2019

Driver File: Download

BIOS 1.20 Updates 

  • Updates CPU Microcode to 0x12C per Intel's request for Voltage Overclocking issue.
  • Default enable Turbo Boost 3.0 Device.*

*Note - Users may need to install the Turbo Boost 3.0 driver if it has not been previously installed.  Per Intel, however, the Windows OS has native driver support for Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 and the feature is enabled automatically.


Windows Installation

  • Download the correct .zip file below for your motherboard:
         151-SX-E299-KR - EVGA X299 Dark
         142-SX-E297-KR - EVGA X299 FTW K
         121-SX-E296-KR - EVGA X299 Micro ATX 2
         131-SX-E295-KR - EVGA X299 Micro ATX
  • First go into your BIOS and load defaults, save and reboot to Windows.
  • Close all open programs.
  • Go into the folder where you unzipped this package and update.bat
  • Press Y to start the flash process
  • After the flashing is finished, the system will automatically shut down. Then power on again and go into BIOS to setup.
  • NOTE: If flash box immediately closes after flash attempt, the flash may need to be ran from a CMD prompt with administrator privileges or DOS version.

BIOS Installation

  • Extract the contents of .zip file to USB flash drive (must be formatted as FAT32)
  • Reboot the machine and go into the system BIOS
  • From the BIOS, navigate to the Save & Exit tab and open "Select BIOS File."
  • Select the .bin file you wish to flash.

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