Bundled Applications

Included Applications

  • App Center
    • 3D OSD
    • @BIOS
    • Ambient LED
    • AutoGreen
    • Cloud Station
    • EasyTune
    • Easy RAID
    • Fast Boot
    • Smart TimeLock
    • Smart Keyboard
    • Smart Backup
    • System Information Viewer
    • USB Blocker
  • Norton® Internet Security (OEM version)
  • 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 System Information Viewer applet displays board component information, monitored device information, and provides an interface for automated or manual fan configuration. Fast Boot provides the user a GUI interface to modify the BIOS Fast Boot setting and the OS-based power loss setting. The Smart Keyboard applet allows the user to create customized keyboard and mouse hot keys and macros. The Cloud Station app allows the for interaction with and control of the base system from a remote device via a wireless connection. The Smart TimeLock applet allows the user to define computer and Internet usage time for a user via its rules-based interface. The Smart Backup applet controls time-based system backups with the ability to create a new partition image file one time per hour. The USB Blocker applet is a security mechanism allowing you to block specific types of USB devices and access. The Ambient LED applet allows for user configuration of the color and operating mode of the board and rear panel shield integrated LEDs. The Auto Green applet gives user control over the board's power saving features. The Fast Boost applet gives user acess to the board Fast Boot settings. The Easy Raid applet gives the user a wizard-based interface for creating a RAID array from attached hard drives and SSDs. The 3D OSD provides access to system monitored information via an in-game interface.

EasyTune with System Information Viewer

The GIGABYTE EasyTune applet provides access to board settings, including voltage, bus speeds, ratios, memory timings, and fan operation can be manually manipulated through the easy to use GUI interface. Speed presets are also available for automated overclocking using the applet. The applet provides a hot key interface to bind up to two user configured overclocking profiles to multi-key settings.

EasyTune, Advanced CPU OC tab

EasyTune, Advanced DDR OC tab

EasyTune, Advanced Power tab

EasyTune, Hotkey tab

System Information Viewer

The GIGABYTE System Information Viewer applet provides access to board information concerning the CPU, memory, and attached devices. In its minimized state, the System Information Viewer runs as the Hardware Monitor window. The System Information Viewer window becomes visible by clicking the left arrow icon from the Hardware Monitor window. The applet also provides access to a recorder interface to record values of monitored items over time. You can view the monitored items via a graph interface.

System Information Viewer, Smart Fan Auto tab

System Information Viewer, Smart Fan Advanced tab

System Information Viewer, System Alerts tab

System Information Viewer, Record tab

System Information Viewer, Hardware Monitor interface

Ambient LED

The GIGABYTE Ambient LED applet provides user access configuring the color and operating mode of the board's and rear panel shield's integrated LEDs. LED color can be set to one of eight values with operating mode settable to one of three settings. Depending on the operating mode selected, a pulsing interval can also be configured..


The GIGABYTE Easy RAID applet gives access to check on SATA port device configuration wiht the ability to create RAID sets from attached devices. The applet provides a wizard-driven system for RAID set creation.

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 Performance and Killer Ethernet 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.

Applications page

System Performance page

Network Settings page

Killer Ethernet page

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