Next Generation 40 Gb/s Thunderbolt™ 3
Dual Thunderbolt™ 3 – The fastest 40Gb/s single-wire connectionThe GC-ALPINE RIDGE offers an easy way to upgrade GIGABYTE Thunderbolt™ ready motherboards with the new and faster Thunderbolt™ 3 connectivity without having to upgrade to a whole new system.
GC-ALPINE RIDGE card with dual Thunderbolt™ 3 ports offers:
• Dual Thunderbolt™ 3 Ports
• 40 Gb/s Bi-directional Bandwidth
• DisplayPort 1.2 Capable with 4K Video Throughout
• Daisy-chain up to 12 Devices (6 devices per port)
Daisy-chain Multiple DevicesSupport for DisplayPort 1.2 makes Thunderbolt™ 3 a must have for any enthusiast. The GIGABYTE Thunderbolt™ ready motherboards are able to support two displays in 4K resolution at 60 FPS or one display in 5K resolution. In addition, Thunderbolt™ 3 over USB Type-C™ has revolutionary industry-first features such as Power Delivery 2.0, and the ability to daisy-chain up to 12 devices thanks to the dual USB Type-C™ ports.
Motherboards with GC-ALPINE RIDGE support <*BIOS update required>
Series Model X99 Series X99-Ultra Gaming* X99-Phoenix SLI* X99-UD5 WIFI X99-Gaming 5P X99-UD4P X99-UD4 X99-UD3P X99-UD3 100 Series
(Only support PCH PCIe x4 slot)
Z170X-Gaming 6 Z170X-Gaming 5 Z170X-UD5 Z170X-Gaming 3 Z170X-UD3 Z170XP-SLI Z170-Gaming K3 G1.Sniper Z170 Z170-D3H Z170-HD3P Z170-HD3 Z170-HD3 DDR3 Z170MX-Gaming 5 Z170M-D3H Z170M-D3H DDR3 H170-D3HP H170-D3H H170-HD3 H170-HD3 DDR3 H170M-D3H H170M-D3H DDR3 H170M-DS3H B150-HD3P B150-HD3 B150-HD3 DDR3 B150M-D3H B150M-D3H GSM B150M-D3H DDR3 G1.Sniper B7 G1.Sniper M7 X150M-PRO ECC X150-PRO ECC X150-Plus WS
*Only support CPU PCIex4/x8/x16 slot
* Advertised performance is based on maximum theoretical interface values from respective Chipset vendors or organization who defined the interface specification. Actual performance may vary by system configuration.
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* Due to standard PC architecture, a certain amount of memory is reserved for system usage and therefore the actual memory size is less than the stated amount.