GIGABYTE X299 AORUS Gaming 9 Motherboard Review: Page 6 of 12
Posted by Michael Pabia on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 8:00am
Gigabyte has unified their included utility software under what is called APP Center. APP Center is a one-stop area for almost every setting and feature that the Aorus X299 Gaming 3 has to offer.
The color of the APP Center menus can be easily changed to suit the user’s taste.
3S OSD automatically detects and displays your system information during games, allowing you to easily get hold of your system information without switching between screens.
@BIOS allows for simple and easy updating of the BIOS via Windows.
AutoGreen is an easy-to-use tool that provides users with simple options to enable system power savings via a Bluetooth-enabled smart phone/tablet device. When the device is out of the range of the computer's Bluetooth receiver, the system will enter the specified power saving mode. Before using this app, you need to turn on Bluetooth on both your computer and smart phone/tablet device.
This is a simple monitor color adjustment tool.
USB Blocker provides you with an easy-to-use interface that allows you to block certain USB device types on your PC. Devices classes that are blocked will be ignored by the operating system.
Cloud Station Server is composed of HomeCloud, Gigabyte Remote, Remote OC, and HotSpot, which allow your smart phone, tablet device, and remote computer to communicate, share resources, and control the host computer via wireless connection. Cloud Station allows your computer to share files with another computer that has Cloud Station (Server) installed.
EasyTune is a simple and easy-to-use interface that allows users to fine-tune their system settings or do overclock/overvoltage in Windows environment.
Through the Fast Boot interface, you can enable or change the Fast Boot or Next Boot After AC Power Loss setting right in the operating system.
Game Boost intelligently seeks and closes unneeded programs to boost system performance.
Platform Power Management
Platform Power Management is a self-explanatory utility.
RGB Fusion allows you to enable or change the display mode for the ambient motherboard LEDs, rear panel I/O shield LEDs, and case LEDs while in the Windows.
System Information Viewer
System Information Viewer allows you to monitor and adjust the fan speed in the operating system. You can also display the hardware monitor information on the desktop to view the system status at any time.
Smart Backup allows you to back up a partition as an image file every hour. You can use these images to restore your system or files when needed.
Smart TimeLock allows you to effectively manage computer or Internet usage time with simple rules and options.
Offers many options for displaying real-time system information in game.
Designed to easily create keyboard macros.
V-Tuner is a simple graphics card overclocking utility.