The Gigabyte Z690 UD AX is an ATX motherboard designed for 12th and 13th generation Intel Core processors. It features the Intel Z690 chipset and supports DDR4 memory up to 128GB at 5600 MHz (OC).
The motherboard has two PCIe 5.0 x16 slots for graphics cards and other expansion cards, as well as two PCIe 4.0 x1 slots. It also has six SATA III ports and three M.2 slots for NVMe SSDs.
The Gigabyte Z690 UD AX includes Intel 2.5Gb Ethernet and ALC897 audio codecs for networking and audio, respectively. It also has eight USB 3.2 Gen 2 ports, four USB 2.0/1.1 ports, and HDMI and DisplayPort 1.4 ports for video output.
The motherboard has a 12+1 phase VRM design with high-quality capacitors and MOSFETs for stable power delivery. It also features Gigabyte Q-Flash Plus, which allows users to update the BIOS without a CPU, memory, or graphics card. Additionally, the motherboard has built-in WiFi 6E and Bluetooth 5.2 for wireless connectivity.
The Gigabyte Z690 UD AX also includes RGB Fusion 2.0, which allows users to customize the lighting on the motherboard and any RGB-compatible devices connected to it. It also has Smart Fan 6, which allows users to customize fan speeds and monitor temperature sensors in real-time to keep the system cool and quiet.