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Introducing the EVGA Z97 Motherboard Lineup

- May 2, 2014 — EVGA is proud to introduce its new Z97 motherboard lineup! These platforms offer a return to greatness with a new GUI BIOS interface, reimagined power VRM that focuses on efficiency, and are loaded with features such as Intel Gigabit LAN, Native SATA 6G/USB 3.0, Creative Core3D Audio (on select models), and more!

EVGA’s launch lineup includes three motherboards which will begin shipping later this month.

Find out more at: http://eu.evga.com/articles/00835/


EVGA Z97 Classified
Engineered for the enthusiast and built from the ground up to give you all the essentials you need for overclocking. Comes with a GUI BIOS that is focused on functionality, new software interface for overclocking in the OS, ultra high quality components, premium Creative Core3D audio, robust PCI-E 3.0, and memory trace layout.

Specifications
· Chipset – Intel® Z97
· SLI – 4-Way
· SATA – 8 SATA 6G
· USB – 6 USB 3.0 / 6 USB 2.0
· Memory Support – 4 DIMM Dual-Channel DDR3 2666MHz+ (up to 32GB)
· Capacitors – POSCAP/Solid State
· Form Factor – EATX
· Ethernet – 2x Intel® Gigabit NIC
· Audio – Creative Sound Core3D Quad-Core Audio Processor
· PCB – 8 Layers
Features
· 8 Phase PWM
· Onboard Power, Reset and Clear CMOS
· PCI-E Disable Switches
· E-LEET X Tuning Utility
· Triple BIOS Support
· Onboard CPU Temp Monitor
· 300% More Gold Content
· POSCAP Capacitors
· EZ Voltage Read Points
· 8+8 PIN CPU Power
· LucidLogix Virtu MVP 2.0 Support
· mSATA/mPCI-e Slot
External I/O
· 4x Rear Panel USB 3.0 Ports
· 4x Rear Panel USB 2.0 Ports
· Creative Sound Core3D Quad-Core Audio Processor
· 2x Mini-DisplayPort
· 2x Intel® Gigabit Ethernet
Internal I/O
· 2x USB 3.0 Headers
· 2x USB 2.0 Headers
· 8x SATA 6G Ports


EVGA Z97 FTW
Engineered for the performance users with excellent overclocking features. Includes a GUI BIOS that is focused on functionality, new software interface for overclocking in the OS, high quality components, M.2 storage option, and more.

Specifications
· Chipset – Intel® Z97
· SLI – 2-Way + PhysX
· SATA – 8 SATA 6G
· USB – 6 USB 3.0 / 6 USB 2.0
· Memory Support – 4 DIMM Dual-Channel DDR3 2666MHz+ (up to 32GB)
· Capacitors – POSCAP/Solid State
· Form Factor – ATX
· Ethernet – Intel® Gigabit NIC
· Audio – 8 Channel High Definition Audio
· PCB – 6 Layers
Features
· 6 Phase PWM
· Onboard Power, Reset and Clear CMOS
· PCI-E Disable Switches
· E-LEET X Tuning Utility
· Dual BIOS Support
· Onboard CPU Temp Monitor
· 300% More Gold Content
· POSCAP Capacitors
· EZ Voltage Read Points
· PCI-E Disable Jumpers
· LucidLogix Virtu MVP 2.0 Support
· M.2 Socket Type2 Slot
External I/O
· 4x Rear Panel USB 3.0 Ports
· 4x Rear Panel USB 2.0 Ports
· 8x Channel Audio + Optical
· Intel® Gigabit Ethernet
· 1x DisplayPort
· 1x HDMI
Internal I/O
· 2x USB 3.0 Headers
· 2x USB 2.0 Headers
· 8x SATA 6G Ports


EVGA Z97 Stinger Core3D Motherboard
Engineered for the mITX enthusiast with an ultra-compact form factor that still runs at full performance. Experience a GUI BIOS that is focused on functionality, new software interface for overclocking in the OS, high quality components, premium Creative Core3D audio, and more.

Specifications
· Chipset – Intel® Z97
· SATA – 4 SATA 6G
· USB – 6 USB 3.0 / 4 USB 2.0
· Memory Support – 2 DIMM Dual-Channel DDR3 2666MHz+ (up to 16GB)
· Capacitors – POSCAP/Solid State
· Form Factor – mITX
· Ethernet – 1x Intel® Gigabit NIC
· Audio - Creative Sound Core3D Quad-Core Audio Processor
· PCB - 10 Layers
Features
· 6 Phase PWM
· Onboard Power, Reset and Clear CMOS
· E-LEET X Tuning Utility
· Onboard CPU Temp Monitor
· 300% More Gold Content
· POSCAP Capacitors
· LucidLogix Virtu MVP 2.0 Support
· mSATA/mPCI-e Slot
External I/O
· 4x Rear Panel USB 3.0 Ports
· 4x Rear Panel USB 2.0 Ports
· Creative Sound Core3D Quad-Core Audio Processor
· 1x Intel® Gigabit Ethernet
· 1x E-SATA Ports
· 1x DisplayPort
· 1x HDMI
Internal I/O
· 1x USB 3.0 Header
· 1x USB 2.0 Header
· 4x SATA 6




About EVGA
EVGA is the #1 NVIDIA authorised partner in channel sales throughout North America and UK. Based on the philosophy of intelligent innovation, market knowledge, and the real time operation, EVGA continues to identify the need in the market place and providing the solution to that need. By offering product differentiation, 24/7 tech support, a 90 day Step-Up programme, and other customer focused programmes, EVGA is a clear leader in all categories: etail, retail, distribution, and system integration. With headquarters in Brea, CA, EVGA's global coverage includes EVGA GmbH in Munich, EVGA LATAM in Miami, and EVGA Hong Kong. For further information online about EVGA, visit: http://eu.evga.com.


For further information, contact:
Joe Darwin
EVGA USA
+1 714-528-4500 x118
jdarwin@evga.com

EVGA Europe
+49 89 189 049-0

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