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    Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Xtreme Waterforce motherboard debuts

    Fitted with an all-in-one monoblock which matches the Gigabyte Aorus aesthetic.
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    Re: Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Xtreme Waterforce motherboard debuts

    Errr Am I the only one that thinks the estimated price is ridiculous as is the £530 needed for the "normal" motherboard. What makes these so damn special???
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    Re: Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Xtreme Waterforce motherboard debuts

    Lovely idea, great concept, very interesting features.... but if that poor design and implementation is the 'Gigabyte Aorus aesthetic', I'll likely never buy any of their stuff again!!

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    Re: Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Xtreme Waterforce motherboard debuts

    i wish TB3 was on more motherboards.

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    Re: Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Xtreme Waterforce motherboard debuts

    Quote Originally Posted by will19565 View Post
    i wish TB3 was on more motherboards.
    Gigabyte has the Z390 'Designare' motherboard available, which is what I'm planning to base my next system on. It has two TB3 ports...

    https://www.amazon.co.uk/Gigabyte-IN...z390+designare

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    Re: Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Xtreme Waterforce motherboard debuts

    Quote Originally Posted by MrJim View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by will19565 View Post
    i wish TB3 was on more motherboards.
    Gigabyte has the Z390 'Designare' motherboard available, which is what I'm planning to base my next system on. It has two TB3 ports...

    https://www.amazon.co.uk/Gigabyte-IN...z390+designare
    It also has DiplayPort 1.4 Input so that the Thunderbolt ports can utilise extrenal graphics card processing. This brings support for 8K via the USB-C ports, which means the Thunderbolt chipset might be the new Titan Ridge.

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    Re: Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Xtreme Waterforce motherboard debuts

    Quote Originally Posted by jimborae View Post
    Errr Am I the only one that thinks the estimated price is ridiculous as the £530 needed for the "normal" motherboard. What makes these so damn special???
    But it has RGB and xtreme in its name.

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    Re: Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Xtreme Waterforce motherboard debuts

    Quote Originally Posted by FRISH View Post
    But it has RGB and xtreme in its name.
    That'll explain it then!

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