L337 (pronounce as LEET) Gaming’s Z97I-DRONE is the latest member of L337 Gaming Motherboard. Equipped with Z97 Express Chipset, the Mini ITX form factor Z97I-DRONE provides 2 Dual Channel DDR3 3000+ (OC) Memory up to 16GB, 1 PCI-Express x 16 Gen. 3 Slot, and 1 M.2 Slot for Wi-Fi/Bluetooth device.
In addition to enhance the gaming experience, the â€œLow-to-Full USB Speedâ€ technology is designed for gamers, delivering an optimized 8-time faster keyboard and mouse report rate from 125Hz to 1000Hz, which is a true benefit, especially for FPS gamers. Besides, Z97I-DRONE introduces IntelÂ® I218V Gigabit LAN to provide the outstanding fast LAN networking for gaming and avoid latency.
In order to fulfill the higher standard ITX motherboard requested from users, L337 Gaming Z97I-DRONE equips the new â€œHybrid Powerâ€ technology to strengthen the outstanding performance and deliver remarkable stability. First of all, the Hybrid Digital 5-Phase PWM is designed for managing microprocessor core and memory voltage regulator with auto phase shedding, and Dual Advanced MOSFETs provides up to 90% power efficiency, which allows extreme heat dissipation with the optimal combination of fast switching, high efficient power conversion and low on-resistance. And speaking of stability, Z97I-DORNE adopts the ultimate long-lifespan Nichicon Japanese Capacitors with the highest standard of stability, reliability and longevity to fulfill hard core gamersâ€™ demand and overclocking application. Lastly, the Icy Choke from Hybrid Power provides 1.5X greater stability, offering 50Â° wider temperature range and reducing heat by 13% more than standard ferrite chokes, even under full loading operations.
– Supports 3 independent displays
– 5 Phase Power Design
– Supports IntelÂ® K Series unlock CPU
– Applied 100% Solid capacitor design to maximize component reliability
– ECS Durathon Technology ensure the stability, reliability and performance of system. (Triple Density PCB; Extreme Temp Resistance; 1.5K Marathon Test; Superior Solid CAPs)
– ESD Protection prevents computers from electrostatic discharge damage to enhance its durability and lifespan
– Supports ECS EZ BIOS for tweaking BIOS in graphical user interface within a multi language environment
– ECS MIB X – A friendly interface for overclocking, especially for gamer
– Microsoft Windows 8.1 Certified
– IntelÂ® 22nm 4th generation Multi-Core CPU support
– IntelÂ® 14nm 5th generation Multi-Core CPU support
– Supports DirectXÂ® 11.1 to enhance graphical performance
– Supports IntelÂ® HD Graphics, InTruâ„¢ 3D, Quick Sync Video, Clear Video HD Technology, Insiderâ„¢ Supports HDMI 1.4a Technology ( resolution up to 1920X1200 ) and HDCP function
– Supports Sound Blaster Cinema2 technology to deliver cinema-quality picture and sound to home environments
– Supports IntelÂ® Rapid Start technology
– Supports IntelÂ® Smart Response, Smart Connect and Rapid Start Technology
– Free Bundle: Norton Internet Security ,CyberLink PowerDVD, CyberLink PowerDirector 9, Muzee, Google Chrome, Magix with trial version
– ECS Intelligent EZ Utility : eBLU, eDLU, eOC, eSF
As the new addition to L337 Gaming squad, Z97I-DRONE combines not only high performance and stability but also gaming-centric features, giving users a total package of Z97 ITX gaming motherboard. Learn more about L337 Gaming Z97I-DRONE at the official product page.