Bundled Applications

Included Applications

  • App Center
  • @BIOS
  • Easy Tune
  • Easy Setup
  • ON/OFF Charge2
  • USB Blocker
  • Live Update
  • Norton® Internet Security (OEM version)
  • Intel® Rapid Start Technology
  • Intel® Smart Connect Technology
  • Intel® Smart Response Technology
  • Killer Network Manager

The GIGABYTE APP Center provides a centralized location for all the GIGABYTE Windows-based utilities. The @BIOS applet can be used to backup and update the board BIOS. The EasyTune utility can be used to configure board settings, including bus speeds and voltages. The EZ Setup applet houses driver configuration utilities. The ON/OFF Charge 2 applet allows for configuration of USB port charging characteristics for attached devices. The USB Blocker applet is a security mechanism allowing you to block specific types of USB devices and access. Live Update gives you an easy way to keep all your GIGABYTE windows utilities up to date.


The GIGABYTE EasyTune applet provides access to board information concerning the CPU, memory, and attached device. Additionally, board settings, including voltage, bus speeds, ratios, and memory timings can be manually manipulation through the easy to use GUI interface. Speed presets are also available for automated overclocking using the applet.

Smart QuickBoost section, default presets page

Smart QuickBoost section, Advanced setttings page

Smart Fan section, default presets page

Smart Fan section, Advanced settings page

System Alert section

3D Power section

Hardware Monitor popout

Killer Network Manager

The Killer Network Manager applet provides the user with settings and monitoring tools for configuring the on-board Killer NIC adapter for optimal use. The Overview and PC Monitor screens show network statistics for the network adapter, while the Applications and Network pages give the user control over adapter operation and application based traffic prioritization. The Advanced tab houses application-specific settings.

PC Monitor page

Applications page

Network page

Advanced page

SoundBlaster Pro Studio

The SoundBlater Pro Studio audio applet provides easy access to advanced configuration options for the integrated audio ports and audio controller chipset.

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