The GA-X99-Gaming 5P features the Intel X99 chipset, which provides support for up to eight DDR4 memory modules, allowing for a maximum of 128GB of system memory. It also supports Intel Core i7 processors with up to 18 cores, making it ideal for heavy workloads such as video editing and 3D rendering.
In terms of connectivity, the GA-X99-Gaming 5P features 10 USB 3.0 ports, six SATA III 6Gbps ports, and two M.2 slots for high-speed NVMe SSDs. The motherboard also includes dual Gigabit Ethernet ports, one of which features Intel’s advanced network optimization software, the Killer E2200.
The GA-X99-Gaming 5P also includes a range of gaming-oriented features, such as onboard Creative SoundBlaster X-Fi MB3 audio, support for Creative’s Scout Mode technology, and a dedicated hardware amplifier for headphones.
Overall, the GA-X99-Gaming 5P is a high-performance motherboard designed for enthusiasts who demand the very best in terms of performance and features.