Z690 UD AX
Unparalleled performance from Z690 UD AX With technology advancing so quickly, GIGABYTE continues to keep pace with the latest trends and provide our customers with advanced features and the latest technology. GIAGBYTE Z690 series motherboards come with an updated power solution, the latest storage standards and great connectivity for enhanced gaming performance.
Features of Z690 UD AX motherboard
Intel® Z690 Motherboard with 16+1 + 2 Phase Direct Digital VRM, DDR5, PCIe 5.0 Design, High Performance VRM Heatsinks, 3 x PCIe 4.0 M.2 with Thermal Protection, 2.5GbE LAN, WIFI6 802.11ax, Rear USB 3.2 Gen 2×2 Type-C®, Q-Flash Plus
Supports 12th generation Intel® Core™ processors
Dual channel DDR5 non-ECC, DDR5 4 DIMMs
DDR5 memory design
Direct design 16 + 1 + 2 digital VRM with 60 amp power stage and tantalum polymer capacitor
Ultra Performance VRM . Heatsinks
Intel® WIFI6 802.11ax 2T2R & BT5.2 with Antenna AERO
2.5G LAN with Bandwidth Management
3 x NVMe PCIe 4.0 x4 M.2 Ultra-Speed Slots with Thermal Guards
SuperSpeed USB 3.2 Gen 2×2 TYPE-C® delivers transfer speeds of up to 20 Gbit/s
RGB FUSION 2.0 software supports addressable LED and RGB LED strips
Smart Fan 6 features multiple temperature sensors, and hybrid fan connections with FAN STOP
Q-Flash Plus Update BIOS Without Installing CPU, Memory and Graphics Card
The maximum current capacity of the power phase depends on the VCORE phase.
XTREME Memory with Z690 UD AX
GIGABYTE Z690 motherboards feature the latest DDR5 architecture and XMP 3.0 capabilities. New DDR5 memory technology delivers 50% more bandwidth to the platform and dramatically increases system performance by implementing Unlocked Native DDR5 Voltage, Xtreme memory routing, and a reliable SMD slot. In addition to hardware upgrades, an intuitive user interface provides full overclocking functionality with exclusive DDR5 tuning capability.
Z690 UD AX Advanced Thermal Solutions
The Z690 UD AX utilizes a high-performance encapsulated thermal design with high-coverage MOSFET heatsinks and a thick thermal pad, providing the ultimate MOSFET cooling performance for enthusiasts, speediers and gamers.
Next-generation connectivity with the Z690 UD AX
GIGABYTE Z690 series motherboards let you enjoy ultimate connectivity flexibility and lightning-fast data transfer with next-generation networking and storage.
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.
Individual control as you wish
RGB FUSION 2.0.0 Update from Z690 UD AX
Z690 motherboards feature RGB FUSION 2.0 technology to deliver impressive lighting options and customized settings with great aesthetics, capable of allowing gamers to build a stylish and unique gaming PC.
Addressable LEDs are only available on select motherboards, and external LED strips and addressable LED strips are not included in the motherboard purchase.
Ultra durable with Z690 UD AX
GIGABYTE’s Ultra Durable technology stands out for the durability of its products and high-quality manufacturing process. GIGABYTE motherboards use the finest components and strengthen each slot to make each one solid and durable.
Z690 UD AX motherboard specifications
LGA1700 socket: Support for 12th Generation Intel® Core™, Pentium® Gold and Celeron® Processors*
L3 cache varies with CPU
Please refer to “CPU Support List” for more information.
Intel® Z690 Express Chipset
Support for DDR5 6000(O.C.) / 5800(O.C.) / 5600(O.C.) / 5400(O.C.) / 5200(O.C.) / 4800 / 4000 MHz memory
4 x DDR 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
(Go to GIGABYTE’s website for the latest supported memory speeds and memory modules.)
- Onboard Graphics
Integrated Graphics Processor-Intel® HD Graphics support:
1 x HDMI port, supporting a maximum resolution of 4096×2160@60 Hz
Support for HDMI 2.1 version and HDCP 2.3.
Support native HDMI 2.1 TMDS compatible ports.
1 x DisplayPort, supporting a maximum resolution of 4096×2304@60 Hz
Support for DisplayPort 1.2 version and HDCP 2.3
(Graphics specifications may vary depending on CPU support.)
Realtek® Audio 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.
Support for S/PDIF Out
Realtek® 2.5GbE LAN chip (2.5 Gbps/1 Gbps/100 Mbps)
- Wireless Communication module
Intel® Wi-Fi 6 AX201 (For PCB rev. 1.0)
- Intel® Wi-Fi 6 AX200 (For PCB rev. 1.1)
WIFI a, b, g, n, ac, ax, supporting 2.4/5 GHz carrier frequency bands
Intel® Wi-Fi 6E AX211 (For PCB rev. 1.2)
WIFI a, b, g, n, ac, ax, supporting 2.4/5/6 GHz carrier frequency bands
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 5.0 standard.)
1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x4 (PCIEX4)
1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x1 (PCIEX1_4)
2 x PCI Express x1 slots
(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) (M2A_CPU)
1 x M.2 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 2260/2280 PCIe 4.0 x4/x2 SSD support) (M2P_SB)
1 x M.2 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 2260/2280 PCIe 4.0 x4/x2 SSD support) (M2Q_SB)
6 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors
Support for RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, and RAID 10
- Intel® Optane™ Memory Ready
System acceleration with Intel® Optane™ Memory can only be enabled on the M.2 connectors supported by the Chipset.
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 ports (red) on the back panel
6 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports (4 ports on the back panel, 2 ports available through the internal USB header)
Chipset+2 USB 2.0 Hubs:
8 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports (4 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 4-pin ATX 12V power connector
1 x CPU fan header
1 x water cooling CPU fan header
3 x system fan headers
1 x system fan/water cooling pump header
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 S/PDIF Out 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 serial port 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 reset button
1 x reset jumper
1 x Q-Flash Plus button
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
1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse port
2 x SMA antenna connectors (2T2R)
1 x DisplayPort
1 x HDMI port
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
4 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports
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 (pump) speed control function is supported will depend on the fan (pump) 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® Gaming LAN Bandwidth Control Utility
- Operating System
Support for Windows 11 64-bit
Support for Windows 10 64-bit
- Form Factor
ATX Form Factor; 30.5cm x 24.4cm
Price of the Z690 UD AX Motherboard in Egypt
The Z690 UD AX motherboard ranges globally in the range of $200 or its equivalent in local currency
The price of the Z690 UD AX Motherboard in Egypt is currently in the medium economic category, which suits most students, employees and companies