B560 AORUS PRO AX
B560 AORUS PRO AX motherboard with an upgraded power solution, amazing cooling design, full PCIe 4.0 design, and great connectivity to elevate your gaming experience to a pro level.
Features of B560 AORUS PRO AX
The B560 AORUS motherboard uses a 12+1 phase digital CPU power design which includes both digital PWM and DrMOS controller. This 100% digital controller and additional 8-pin solid-state CPU power connectors deliver incredible precision in delivering power to the motherboard’s most power-hungry and power-sensitive components, allowing enthusiasts to get the absolute maximum performance from the new Intel 11th Gen CPU.
Advanced Thermal Solutions
The B560 AORUS utilizes a high-performance fully encased thermal design with high-coverage MOSFET heatsinks and a thick thermal pad, providing the ultimate MOSFET cooling performance for overclockers and gamers.
Triple PCIe 4.0 / 3.0 x4 M.2 header with thermal shielding
AORUS Gaming motherboards focus on delivering M.2 technology to enthusiasts who want to maximize the capabilities of their systems.
Intel 2.5GbE LAN Onboard
2X faster than ever before.. 2.5G LAN adoption provides a network connection of up to 2.5Gb, with transfer speeds at least twice as fast as public 1Gb networks, perfectly designed for gamers with the ultimate online gaming experience.
Support Multi-Gig (10/100/1000/2500Mbps) RJ-45 Ethernet
Intel® WiFi 6 802.11ax + BT 5 وحدة Module
Supports Intel Wireless 802.11ax solution, enables gigabit wireless performance, delivers smooth video streaming, better gaming experience, drops in connections, and speeds up to 2.4Gbps*. Moreover, Bluetooth 5 provides 4X range over BT 4.2 and with faster transmission.
WIFI benefit 6
Transfer rate 5.5 times that of 802.11ac 1×1
4 times better network capacity, no traffic jams especially in those dense areas with a lot of devices
Increase network efficiency to improve user experience
Front panel USB Type-C® connector
Equipped with the next generation of connectivity, AORUS motherboards already support the chassis of the future. The integrated USB Type-C® connector for USB 3.2 Gen1 makes access convenient when connecting a USB 3.2 Gen1 drive or charging your new mobile device.
Hi-Res Audio certified, which means that the product is capable of reproducing frequencies of up to 40kHz or higher ensuring the user the best sound quality at all times.
ViBes immersive gaming with Realtek High-End HD Audio Codec
Supports audio format up to 24bit/384kHz and SNR output up to 120dB front/backward 110dB.
Automatically detects audio device impedance, preventing low volume and distortion.
Stream audio with up to 110 dB(A) SNR through the microphone.
Multi-zone projection design
Now offering more LED customizations than ever before, users can actually adapt their PC to represent their lifestyle. With full RGB support and a redesigned RGB Fusion 2.0 app, the user has complete control over the lights that surround the motherboard.
With its built-in intuitive user interface, RGB Fusion 2.0 offers you a better solution for customizing lighting effects across all supported devices. From motherboards and graphics cards to peripheral products, you can customize your gaming machine with your own style and show off your hardware by sharing profiles. In addition, the new Game Mode makes lighting effects interactive with selected games to bring you the most immersive gaming experience.
GIGABYTE RGB Fusion App
Don’t just make your PC shine, but make it a work of art that friends will envy. With the GIGABYTE RGB Fusion mobile app, users can see what they’re controlling the lighting inside their PC. This gives users easy access as they try to adjust colors and speeds for different modes, all of which can be achieved away from their computer’s keyboard and screen.
GIGABYTE is well known for its durability and high-quality manufacturing process. Needless to say, we use the best components we can find for a B560 AORUS motherboard and harden each slot to make each one sturdy and durable.
Gigabyte BIOS and Application Center
Good software goes hand in hand with perfect hardware. GIGABYTE motherboard has bundled many useful and intuitive software to help users control every aspect of the motherboard.
GIGABYTE APP CENTER is a useful portal for all GIGABYTE MB utilities and drivers, you can choose any tool you want to install from APP CENTER and stay up to date with the latest versions of utilities and drivers.
EasyTune™ from GIGABYTE is a simple and easy to use interface that allows users to adjust system settings or adjust system clocks, memory and voltage in the Windows environment.
Specifications of B560 AORUS PRO AX
11th Generation Intel® Core™ i9 processors / Intel® Core™ i7 processors / Intel® Core™ i5 processors
10th Generation Intel® Core™ i9 processors / Intel® Core™ i7 processors / Intel® Core™ i5 processors / Intel® Core™ i3 processors/ Intel® Pentium® processors / Intel® Celeron® processors*
* Limited to processors with 4 MB Intel® Smart Cache, Intel® Celeron® G5xx5 family.
L3 cache varies with CPU
(Please refer to “CPU Support List” for more information.)
Intel® B560 Express Chipset
11th Generation Intel® Core™ i9/i7/i5 processors:
Support for DDR4 4800(O.C.)/ 4700(O.C.)/ 4600(O.C.)/ 4500(O.C.)/ 4400(O.C.)/ 4300(O.C.)/4266(O.C.) / 4133(O.C.) / 4000(O.C.) / 3866(O.C.) / 3800(O.C.) / 3733(O.C.) / 3666(O.C.) / 3600(O.C.) / 3466(O.C.) / 3400(O.C.) / 3333(O.C.) / 3300(O.C.) / 3200 / 3000 / 2933 / 2800 / 2666 / 2400 / 2133 MHz memory modules
- 10th Generation Intel® Core™ i9/i7 processors:
Support for DDR4 2933/2666/2400/2133 MHz memory modules
10th Generation Intel® Core™ i5/i3 /Pentium®/Celeron® processors:
Support for DDR4 2666/2400/2133 MHz memory modules
4 x DDR4 DIMM sockets supporting up to 128 GB (32 GB single DIMM capacity) of system memory
- Dual channel memory architecture
Support for ECC Un-buffered DIMM 1Rx8/2Rx8 memory modules (operate in non-ECC mode)
Support for non-ECC Un-buffered DIMM 1Rx8/2Rx8/1Rx16 memory modules
Support for Extreme Memory Profile (XMP) memory modules
(Please refer “Memory Support List” for more information.)
- Onboard Graphics
Integrated Graphics Processor-Intel® HD Graphics support:
1 x DisplayPort, supporting a maximum resolution of 4096×2304@60 Hz
* Support for DisplayPort 1.2 version and HDCP 2.3
1 x HDMI port, supporting a maximum resolution of 4096×2160@30 Hz
* Support for HDMI 1.4 version and HDCP 2.3.
(Graphics specifications may vary depending on CPU support.)
Realtek® ALC4080 codec
High Definition Audio
Support for S/PDIF Out
Intel® 2.5GbE LAN chip (2.5 Gbit/1 Gbit/100 Mbit)
- Wireless Communication module
Intel® Wi-Fi 6 AX200
Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax, supporting 2.4/5 GHz Dual-Band
Support for 11ax 160MHz wireless standard and up to 2.4 Gbps data rate
* Actual data rate may vary depending on environment and equipment.
- Expansion Slots
1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x16 (PCIEX16)
* For optimum performance, if only one PCI Express graphics card is to be installed, be sure to install it in the PCIEX16 slot.
(The PCIEX16 slot conforms to PCI Express 4.0 standard.)*
* Supported by 11th Generation processors only.
1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x4 (PCIEX4)
1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x1 (PCIEX1)
(The PCIEX4 and PCIEX1 slots conform to PCI Express 3.0 standard.)
- Multi-Graphics Technology
Support for AMD Quad-GPU CrossFire™ and 2-Way AMD CrossFire™ technologies
- Storage Interface
1 x M.2 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 2260/2280/22110 PCIe 4.0 x4/x2 SSD support) (M2P_CPU)*
* Supported by 11th Generation processors only.
1 x M.2 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 2260/2280/22110 SATA and PCIe 3.0 x4/x2 SSD support)(M2A_SB)
1 x M.2 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 2260/2280/22110 PCIe 3.0 x4/x2 SSD support) (M2B_SB)
6 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors
* Refer to “1-7 Internal Connectors,” for the installation notices for the PCIEX4, M.2, and SATA connectors.
- Intel® Optane™ Memory Ready
1 x USB Type-C® port on the back panel, with USB 3.2 Gen 2×2 support
1 x USB Type-C® port with USB 3.2 Gen 1 support, available through the internal USB header
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A port (red) on the back panel
2 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports on the back panel
- Chipset+2 USB 3.2 Gen 1 Hubs:
6 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports (4 ports on the back panel, 2 ports available through the internal USB header)
- Chipset+1 USB 2.0 Hub:
4 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports available through the internal USB headers
- Internal I/O Connectors
1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector
1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector
1 x CPU fan header
1 x water cooling CPU fan header
3 x system fan headers
2 x addressable LED strip headers
2 x RGB LED strip headers
3 x M.2 Socket 3 connectors
6 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors
1 x front panel header
1 x front panel audio header
1 x USB Type-C® header, with USB 3.2 Gen 1 support
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 header
2 x USB 2.0/1.1 headers
1 x S/PDIF Out header
2 x Thunderbolt™ add-in card connectors
1 x Trusted Platform Module header (For the GC-TPM2.0 SPI/GC-TPM2.0 SPI 2.0 module only)
1 x Clear CMOS jumper
1 x Q-Flash Plus button
＊All fan headers are subject to support AIO_Pump, Pump and high performance fan with the capability of delivering up to 2A/12V @ 24W.
- Back Panel Connectors
1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse port
1 x DisplayPort
1 x HDMI port
2 x SMA antenna connectors (2T2R)
1 x USB Type-C® port, with USB 3.2 Gen 2×2 support
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A port (red)
4 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports
2 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports
1 x RJ-45 port
6 x audio jacks
- I/O Controller
iTE® I/O Controller Chip
Fan speed detection
Water cooling flow rate detection
Fan fail warning
Fan speed control
* Whether the fan speed control function is supported will depend on the fan you install.
1 x 256 Mbit flash
Use of licensed AMI UEFI BIOS
PnP 1.0a, DMI 2.7, WfM 2.0, SM BIOS 2.7, ACPI 5.0
- Unique Features
Support for APP Center
* Available applications in APP Center may vary by motherboard model. Supported functions of each application may also vary depending on motherboard specifications.
System Information Viewer
Support for Q-Flash Plus
Support for Q-Flash
Support for Xpress Install
Norton® Internet Security (OEM version)
- Operating System
Support for Windows 10 64-bit
- Form Factor
ATX Form Factor; 30.5cm x 24.4cm