GIGABYTE Launches Instant 6 GHz Technology for Its Z790 Motherboards, Boosts Performance of 13th Gen Intel Core i9-13900K CPUs “in a Snap”

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GIGABYTE has launched its “Instant 6 GHz technology,” a feature that allows 13th Gen Intel Core i9-13900K owners to push their processors to 6 GHz on the manufacturer’s Z790 motherboards with what sounds like minimal effort. The feature is available now as part of a new BIOS, which can be updated via GIGABYTE’s Q-Flash or Q-Flash Plus BIOS flash utilities, according to a press release. GIGABYTE states that its Instant 6 GHz technology can boost single-core performance of Intel’s new flagship CPU up to 3% higher.


From a GIGABYTE press release:

GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd, a leading manufacturer of motherboards, graphics cards, and hardware solutions, today announced the Instant 6GHz technology which is exclusively designed for performance enhancement of Intel Core i9-13900K processor. By simply updating the latest BIOS on GIGABYTE’s Z790 motherboards and activating related settings, users can boost the performance of Intel Core i9-13900K to 6GHz in a snap. Other than the Turbo Boost mode, GIGABYTE Instant 6GHz technology can unleash the potential power of the processor to boost the single-core performance up to 3% higher, which leading up to experiencing the unparalleled performance of future processors.

The lately launched Intel Core i9-13900K processor enables users to enjoy O.C. performance in an easier way. Using GIGABYTE’s latest Instant 6GHz technology, the system can automatically tweak CPU voltage and Vcore Load Line Calibration to detect the most two optimized cores running at 6GHz frequency. Instead of suffering from complex O.C settings, users can enjoy effortless Overclocking by simply updating the latest BIOS on GIGABYTE’s Z790 motherboards and activating the Instant 6GHz option in the BIOS. This further delivers a 3% performance boost on one single core, and provides an O.C. edition-like experience on i9-13900K processor.

The latest GIGABYTE Z790 motherboards ascend to a new level with their exclusive VRM design, thermal design, and convenience. The BIOS support Instant 6GHz technology of Z790 motherboards has been updated on the GIGABYTE official website, users can upgrade BIOS with Q-Flash or Q-Flash Plus. For more information please visit the GIGABYTE AORUS website:

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