BIOSTAR B360GT3S Motherboard Review: Page 2 of 8

Posted by Damon Bailey on Friday, August 24, 2018 - 8:00am

Features & Specifications


BIOSTAR B360GT3S Motherboard


  1. Iron Slot Protection

                Reinforce PCI-E x16 slots to handle heavier graphics cards and prevent bending.

  1. Gray Tattoo R

                The classic “R” sign on the heatsink shows the strongest spirit of RACING Series.

  1. Black PCB Treatment

                The 3rd-gen RACING B360 motherboards ascend to a higher level of stylish and fashion for your gaming world!

  1. RGB Rainbow Lighting Effect

                10 flashing modes for RGB lighting effect bring you more customization fun.

BIOSTAR B360GT3S Motherboard


LED enthusiasts can create their exclusive RACING system to show strong personal style by new VIVID LED DJ with more customizability and options to control three RGB LED lighting zones independently, including audio area and 5050 LED FUN ZONE with two LED headers. Users can control color, speed, and brightness via 10 different flashing modes with ease. The advanced VIVID LED DJ utility boasts more possibilities for users to create unlimited creativity with 5050 LED FUN ZONE which comes with dual RGB LED header configured to install different LED products.

BIOSTAR B360GT3S Motherboard

Lighting Control

Let's party with BIOSTAR VIVID LED DJ!

BIOSTAR B360GT3S Motherboard

Lighting Control

Let's party with BIOSTAR VIVID LED DJ!

BIOSTAR B360GT3S Motherboard


The 5050 LED FUN ZONE comes with two 5050 LED headers to bring more colorful lighting options to DIY lovers. RGB enthusiasts can fully enjoy DIY fun of creating their own systems with uniquely and strongly personal style with LED strip, RGB fan or any kind of LED product to adjust system color scheme by Advanced VIVID LED DJ utility. VIVID LED DJ fun, Vivid LED lighting style!

BIOSTAR B360GT3S Motherboard


PC enthusiasts can make sure that their gaming system can maintain its best performance while full-load operation and immersive gaming. According to different cooling needs and usage scenarios, users can control speed modes from Quiet to Full On. The new intuitive and easy-to-use A.I FAN utility smartly allows users to have more customizability of fan modes and automatically detects different temperatures to make fan operate at defined speed for optimal cooling performance. Furthermore, hybrid fan headers with A.I FAN UI support both PWM and DC fans for more cooling options.

BIOSTAR B360GT3S Motherboard

Dual BIOS, Dual Protection

BIOSTAR B360GT3S Motherboard

Iron Slot Protection

The exclusive Iron Slot Protection can reinforce PCI-E x16 slots to handle heavier graphics cards, prevent bending, and extends the longevity of the slot, making the new-gen RACING Series much more robust.

BIOSTAR B360GT3S Motherboard

Intel Optane Memory Support

BIOSTAR RACING Intel 300 series motherboards all support Intel Optane memory technology to refresh the performance of your PC. Intel Optane memory can accelerate traditional storage devices to reduce boot times and improve the overall performance, like a brand-new system. This revolutionary memory technology transforms your old PC into a performance monster without expensive SSD.

BIOSTAR B360GT3S Motherboard

All-new RACING BIOS Utility

Advanced VIVID LED DJ and A.I FAN utilities are integrated into the whole new 3 -gen RACING Series BIOS interface to meet different user needs and usage scenarios. The new RACING BIOS UI boasts much more simply intuitive interface designs and system information bar to show instant computing states clearly. Users can adjust settings without having to load Windows.




Intel B360

CPU SUPPORT                  

8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 LGA 1151 Processor

8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5 LGA 1151 Processor

8th Gen Intel® Core™ i3 LGA 1151 Processor

8th Gen Intel® Pentium® LGA 1151 Processor

8th Gen Intel® Celeron® LGA 1151 Processor


Support Dual Channel DDR4 2666/2400/2133/1866 MHz

4 x DDR4 DIMM Memory Slot

Max. Supports up to 64 GB Memory


By CPU model

Supports DX12

Supports HDCP


6 x SATA3 Connector

1 x M.2 Key M 32Gb/s Connector, support 2242/2260/2280 PCI-E storage & Intel Optane technology

1 x M.2 Key M 16Gb/s Connector, support 2242/2260/2280 SATA 6Gb/s & PCI-E storage


Intel I219V - Gigabit Ethernet PHY


Realtek ALC1150-Channel Audio

Support Blu-ray Audio

Support Biostar Hi-Fi


1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C Port

1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-A Port

2 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Port

1 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Header

2 x USB 2.0 Port

2 x USB 2.0 Header


2 x PCI-E 3.0 x16 Slot(x16 + x4)

1 x PCI-E 3.0 x1 Slot

REAR I/O            

1 x PS/2 Keyboard/Mouse

1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C Port

1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-A Port

2 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Port

2 x USB 2.0 Port

1 x HDMI Connector, resolution up to 4096*2160 @ 24Hz, compliant with HDMI 1.4

1 x DVI-D Connector, resolution up to 1920*1200@60Hz

1 x VGA Port, resolution up to 1920*1600@60Hz

1 x LAN port

6 x Audio Jacks


1 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Header

1 x USB 2.0 Header

1 x M.2 Key M 32Gb/s Connector

1 x M.2 Key M 16Gb/s Connector

1 x CPU Fan Connector

2 x System Fan Connector

2 x 5050 LED Header


Micro ATX Form Factor Dimension: 24.4cm*23 cm ( W x L )


Support Windows 10(64bit)


Racing GT Utility


Intel Rapid Storage Technology


4 x SATA Cable





Supports A.I FAN


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