You’ll need the latest BIOS for your Gigabyte Z690 Motherboard, as well as a Core i9-13900K or i7-13700K.
This article first appeared on Gigabyte’s official website
Gigabyte Technology Co. Ltd, recently announced that their motherboards based on the Intel Z690 platform will offer users an instant 6GHz feature. Available via a BIOS update, the 6Ghz feature is designed for Intel® Core™ i9-13900K and Core™ i7-13700K processors on the Z690 platform. By updating the BIOS of Gigabyte Z690 motherboards, not only do users get compatibility for Intel’s 13th Gen processors, but also get a performance boost on single-core of up to 3%.
Intel’s 13th gen processors have been making headlines for its performance and coupled with Gigabyte’s Instant 6GHz on the Z790 platform, the performance of top end chips such as the Intel® Core™ i9-13900K and Core™ i7-13700K processors was unparallened to anything else on the market. Now that feature also makes its way to the Z690 platform. Once the 6Ghz feature is activated, the BIOS will automatically tweak CPU voltage and Vcore Load Line Calibration of the Intel Core i9-13900K and Core i7-13700K processors to detect the most two optimized cores running at 6GHz frequency.
GIGABYTE motherboards are notable for their exclusive VRM design, thermal design, and fine-tuning for convenience. To provide a superior user experience and maximum benefits to users, GIGABYTE brings Instant 6GHz technology to the Z690 platform for those who use Intel® 13th Gen processor without upgrading to Z790 motherboards can also get a performance boost with ease.
The BIOS supports Instant 6GHz technology of Z690 motherboards has been updated on the GIGABYTE official website, users can upgrade BIOS with Q-Flash or Q-Flash Plus to enjoy the innovative technology from GIGABYTE. You can learn more about Gigabyte Aorus motherboards here