GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X
GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X is AMD B550 Gaming Motherboard with Digital VRM Solution, GIGABYTE Gaming LAN with Bandwidth Management, PCIe 4.0/3.0 x4 M.2, RGB FUSION 2.0, Smart Fan 5, Q-Flash Plus, Sulfate-resistant design
Features of GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X motherboard
Supports AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series / Ryzen™ 5000 G-Series / Ryzen™ 4000 G and Ryzen™ 3000 Series processors
Dual Channel DDR4 / Non-ECC, DDR4 4 DIMM
10 + 3 Phase Pure Digital VRM Solution with Low RDS(on) MOSFET Circuits
Ultra Durable™ PCIe 4.0 slot ready x16
Ultra-fast NVMe PCIe 4.0 / 3.0 M.2 slots
Gigabyte 8118 exclusive gaming LAN with bandwidth management
HDMI and DVI-D ports for multiple displays
High quality audio capacitors
RGB FUSION 2.0 software supports addressable LED and RGB LED strips
Smart Fan 5 features multiple temperature sensors, and hybrid fan connections with FAN STOP
Q-Flash Plus Update BIOS Without Installing CPU, Memory and Graphics Card
Design of anti-sulfur resistors
GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X . AMD StoreMI Technology
GIGABYTE B550 motherboards maximize the potential of your PC with AMD StoreMI technology. StoreMI accelerates traditional storage devices to reduce boot times and improve the overall user experience. This easy-to-use tool combines the speed of SSDs with the high capacity of hard drives in a single drive, boosts device read/write speeds to match SSDs, boosts data performance for incredible value, and turns your everyday PC into a system-driven the performance.
Advantages of AMD StoreMI:
• Make your PC experience fast, smooth and easy
• Optimize the response of the computer from system boot to application launch
• Delivering SSD performance with HDD capacity at an affordable cost
• Quick access to key files by automatically learning users’ computing behaviors
GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X . EXCELLENT PERFORMANCE
10 + 3 Phase Pure Digital VRM Solution with Low RDS(on) MOSFET Circuits
The B550 motherboard uses 10+ 3-phase pure digital PWM + MOSFET low RDS (running) design to support 3rd generation AMD Ryzen™ CPUs by delivering incredible precision in power delivery to the motherboard’s most power-hungry and power-sensitive components as well as delivering high performance System optimized and maximum hardware scalability.
Connectivity of GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X
Dual NVMe PCIe 4.0 * / 3.0 M.2 Connectors
With onboard NVMe PCIe 4.0*/3.0 x4 and PCIe 3.0 x4 M.2 connectors, GIGABYTE motherboards allow users to experience NVMe mode or SATA mode connectivity for M.2 SSDs. The dual M.2 header design, providing data transfer speeds of up to 64 Gbit/s, provides an ideal storage solution while also supporting RAID modes.
* Actual support may vary by CPU.
Realtek 8118 Gaming LAN Exclusive GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X
High-speed gigabit LAN with automatic bandwidth allocation
Realtek 8118 LAN is a high-performance, gamer-friendly network chip with automatic bandwidth allocation to ensure the highest network priority in a game or application. It can provide users with the most comprehensive features and the fastest and smoothest internet experience.
The program in the foreground gets the highest priority
HDMI 2.1 to support 4K/60P/21:9/HDCP 2.3
HDMI 2.1, which is backward compatible with HDMI 2.0 / 1.4 and offers a bandwidth of up to 48 Gbit / s – two times more than the previous generation. This unleashes users’ potential to transfer multiple video streams, combined with the original cinematic 21:9 ratio (in which most movies are shot), HDR and HDCP 2.3 support, to deliver the best visual experience for viewers.
GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X . Smart Fan 5
With Smart Fan 5, users can ensure that their gaming PC can maintain its performance while staying cool. Smart Fan 5 allows users to interchange their fan heads to reflect different thermal sensors at different locations on the motherboard. Not only that, with Smart Fan 5, more hybrid fan headers have been introduced that support both PWM and Voltage mode fans to make the motherboard more suitable for liquid cooling.
GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X . Fan / Water Pump Connectors
indoor temperature sensors
Different models have a different number of fan pin connectors and temperature sensors. Smart Fan 5 functionality may vary by model.
Hybrid fan headers with GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X
■ 6 temperature sensors
■5 pin fan headers
■ All fan clip heads have been upgraded to hybrid fan heads
■ interoperable fans and sensors
■ Intuitive user interface for fan control
Fan silent. With Fan Stop, set any fan to stop completely when temperatures drop below a certain limit. Which fan to stop, based on the readings from any sensor, at what temperature – all of this can be customized to your liking.
Intelligent fan control design with GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X
RGB FUSION 2.0.0 Update
With B550 motherboards, RGB Fusion 2.0 is even better with addressable LEDs. RGB Fusion 2.0 software provides users with the option to control built-in RGB and controllable RGB/LED external lighting strips* to build their own PC. RGB Fusion 2.0 is already full of colors and patterns, and has now been upgraded to improve Addressable LED support. With external addressable LED strips, each LED can be digitally processed so that users can experience more patterns, patterns and lighting.
With B550 motherboards, external 5V Addressable LED light strips and up to 300 LEDs are supported. RGB Fusion 2.0 software with addressable LEDs comes with new patterns and different speed settings with more to come.
External RGB LED strips and addressable LED strips are not included with motherboard purchase.
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 with GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X
Don’t just make your computer 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 with the lighting inside their PC. This gives users easy access as they try to adjust the colors and speeds for different modes, all of which can be achieved away from their computer’s keyboard and screen.
GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X متطورة Advanced Audio Capacitors
GIGABYTE motherboards use advanced audio capacitors. These high quality capacitors help deliver high fidelity and high fidelity sound to provide the most realistic sound effects for gamers.
Acoustic noise cancellation feature
GIGABYTE motherboards feature an Audio Noise Guard that essentially separates the board’s sensitive analog audio components from potential noise pollution at the PCB level.
Ultra durable with GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X
Easily update BIOS without installing CPU, memory and graphics card.
With GIGABYTE Q-Flash Plus, you don’t need to install CPU, memory, graphics card or go into BIOS menu to update BIOS. Simply download and save a new BIOS file (rename it to gigabyte.bin) to your USB flash drive, hit the button dedicated to Q-Flash Plus and you’re ready to go!
GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X الصلبة Solid Pin Power Connectors
B550 motherboards feature solid ATX 12V 8pin power connectors to provide a stable power supply during CPU overload.
Advantages of solid power connector
Larger connection area for electricity
More metal to conserve more energy and generate heat
Ultra durable and long life
Starting sulfur protection with GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X
The sulfur compounds in the air can penetrate the small resistors on board, causing a chemical change and causing these resistors to open or short. If any of the above occurs, the motherboard will fail to work. By equipping resistors with an anti-sulfur design, GIGABYTE gives ultra-durable motherboards a whole new meaning.
Stand out with GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X
GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X . BIOS & Applications
BIOS APP CENTER EasyTune @ BIOS System Information Viewer
BIOS Update with GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X
BIOS is necessary for users during the initial setup to allow for optimal settings. With a new graphic user interface and easier-to-use functionality, GIGABYTE has been able to reinvent the BIOS to give users a better experience while setting up their new system.
Pictures are for reference only. Product features may vary by model.
GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X . motherboard specifications
AMD Socket AM4, support for: AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series/ Ryzen™ 5000 G-Series/ Ryzen™ 4000 G-Series and Ryzen™ 3000 Series Processors
(Please refer “CPU Support List” for more information.)
4 x DDR4 DIMM sockets supporting up to 128 GB (32 GB single DIMM capacity) of system memory
Support for DDR4 4733(O.C.) / 4600(O.C.) / 4400(O.C.) / 4266(O.C.) / 4133(O.C.) / 4000(O.C.) / 3866(O.C.) / 3733(O.C.) / 3600(O.C.) / 3466(O.C) / 3400(O.C.) / 3200 / 2933 / 2667 / 2400 / 2133 MHz memory modules
Dual channel memory architecture
Support for ECC Un-buffered DIMM 1Rx8/2Rx8 memory modules*
ECC memory (ECC mode) support varies by CPU
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.)
- Integrated Graphics Processor:
1 x DVI-D port, supporting a maximum resolution of 1920×1200@60 Hz
The DVI-D port does not support D-Sub connection by adapter.
1 x HDMI port, supporting a maximum resolution of 4096×2160@60 Hz
Support for HDMI 2.1 version, HDCP 2.3, and HDR.
Maximum shared memory of 16 GB
Realtek® ALC887 codec
High Definition Audio
To configure 7.1-channel audio, you need to open the audio software and select Device advanced settings > Playback Device to change the default setting first. Please visit GIGABYTE’s website for details on configuring the audio software.
Realtek® GbE LAN chip (1000 Mbit/100 Mbit)
- Expansion Slots
1 x PCI Express x16 slot (PCIEX16), integrated in the CPU:
AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series and Ryzen™ 3000 Series Processors support PCIe 4.0 x16 mode
AMD Ryzen™ Ryzen™ 5000 G-Series and Ryzen™ 4000 G-Series Processors support PCIe 3.0 x16 mode
For optimum performance, if only one PCI Express graphics card is to be installed, be sure to install it in the PCIEX16 slot.
1 x PCI Express x16 slot (PCIEX2), integrated in the Chipset:
Supporting PCIe 3.0 x2 mode
3 x PCI Express x1 slots (PCIEX1_1, PCIEX1_2, PCIEX1_3), integrated in the Chipset:
Supporting PCIe 3.0 x1 mode
- Storage Interface
1 x M.2 connector (M2A_CPU), integrated in the CPU, supporting Socket 3, M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 SSDs:
AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series and Ryzen™ 3000 Series Processors support SATA and PCIe 4.0 x4/x2 SSDs
AMD Ryzen™ Ryzen™ 5000 G-Series and Ryzen™ 4000 G-Series Processors support SATA and PCIe 3.0 x4/x2 SSDs
1 x M.2 connector (M2B_SB), integrated in the Chipset, supporting Socket 3, M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 SSDs:
Supporting SATA and PCIe 3.0 x4/x2 SSDs
4 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors, integrated in the Chipset:
Support for RAID 0, RAID 1, and RAID 10
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A port (red) on the back panel
3 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports on the back panel
2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports available through the internal USB header
6 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports (2 ports on the back panel, 4 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
1 x CPU cooler LED strip/RGB LED strip header
2 x M.2 Socket 3 connectors
4 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors
1 x front panel header
1 x front panel audio header
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 header
2 x USB 2.0/1.1 headers
1 x Trusted Platform Module (TPM) header (2×6 pin, for the GC-TPM2.0_S module only)
1 x Clear CMOS jumper
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
2 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports
1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse port
1 x DVI-D port
1 x HDMI port
3 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A port (red)
1 x Q-Flash Plus button
1 x RJ-45 port
3 x audio jacks
- I/O Controller
iTE® I/O Controller Chip
- H/W Monitoring
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 cooler 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
- Bundled Software
Norton® Internet Security (OEM version)
Realtek® 8118 Gaming LAN Bandwidth Control Utility
- Operating System
Support for Windows 10 64-bit
- Form Factor
ATX Form Factor; 30.5cm x 24.4cm
Due to different Linux support condition provided by chipset vendors, please download Linux driver from chipset vendors’ website or 3rd party website.
Most hardware/software vendors may no longer offer drivers to support Win9X/ME/2000/XP. If drivers are available from the vendors, we will update them on the GIGABYTE website.
GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X motherboard price in Egypt
The global price of the GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X motherboard ranges around $175 or its equivalent in local currency.
The price of the GIGABYTE B550 GAMING X motherboard in Egypt is currently in the middle economic category, which is suitable for most students, employees, companies and professional players