Colorful iGame Z170 Ymir-X motherboard promises best in class features

Posted on Monday, Apr 25 2016 @ 12:54 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Colorful shows off its new iGame Z170 Ymir-X motherboard. Pricing and availability is unknown.
Colorful Technology Company Limited, professional manufacturer of graphics cards and motherboards, proudly debuts its high-end gaming motherboard: the iGame Z170 Ymir-X for the latest 6th-generation Intel Core processors. As part of the iGame family of high-performance products intended for gamers and enthusiasts, this board sports the most sought-after features for the best gaming experience.

Sporting a rich arsenal of features, the iGame Z170 Ymir-X motherboard is built to let gamers experience the best from Colorful with powerful hardware built and designed for the most demanding gamers. Featuring 14-phase power delivery design for stable and reliable power delivery, complemented by 10K black gold solid caps and SANYO tantalum capacitors.

iGame Z170 Ymir-X Features:
Robust power delivery – 14-phase power design built with reliable, high-performance components for excellent stability and reliability

KillerLAN – Killer E2205 gaming-grade network for optimal network performance and bandwidth traffic management

Gamer Voice – professional Hi-Fi audio system featuring 120dB signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) hi-fi chip for clear and high power audio together with Nichicon Japanese capacitors.

Clear audio output – dedicated USB audio ports for stable 5v voltage delivery for clear and distortion-free USB audio and gold-plated 3.5mm audio ports that can support up to 600? audio devices and improved lifespan.

Dedicated gaming peripheral ports –Experience highly-stable and responsive peripherals regardless of kind with dedicated keyboard and mouse ports powered by Fintek chips.

Everything at your fingertips – dedicated physical buttons on-board for maintenance (power on/off, reset, CMOS clear) and a one-key overclocking button to instantly boost performance by up to 20-30%.

U-Disk One-Key BIOS Update – flash your BIOS with ease by just saving your ROM to a USB drive, inserting the drive in a USB port and pressing the BIOS update button and you’re all set.

Dual BIOS – protect your system with dual BIOS ROMs. Switch and recover from a secondary BIOS or maintain to different BIOS versions for maximum compatibility.

Support for high-speed storage – SATA Express and M.2 ports allow users to utilize the latest in storage technology providing more bandwidth and transfer speed than conventional SATAIII speeds.

Multi-GPU support – scale your graphics performance with both NVIDIA and AMD multi-GPU solutions to power the most demanding games. NVIDIA 2-way SLI and AMD 3-way CrossfireX supported.

User-customizable LED lighting – tweak the lighting of the audio area to your own style with user-customizable multi-color LED lights

The iGame Series

Colorful created the iGame series taking feedback from players’ comments and suggestions to create a distinct product for every situation. The iGame series is Colorful’s specialized product segment made for gamers, both mainstream and extreme.
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Colorful iGame Z170 Ymir-X>>


support Intel LGA1151 processors>>


Intel Z170 chipset>>


Dual-channel DDR4 3000+ MHz support, 4 DIMM slots>>


Killer E2205 1000M LAN>>


Voice Gamer Audio system>>

Realtek ALC1150 audio chipset>>

SV36135 audio >>

Power amplifier chip>>

Chipset Replacement>>


3x PCI-Express 3.0 x16 slots>>

4x PCI-Express 3.0 x1 slots>>

Support 2-Way SLI/3-Way Crossfire>>


6x SATA3.0 Ports,1 16G/S SATA Express port,1 32G/S M.2 port>>


3x PCI-Express 3.0 x16 slots,4 PCI-Express 3.0 x1 slots>>

1x 32G/S M.2 port>>


243.84 x 304.8mm>>

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Thomas De Maesschalck

Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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