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Gigabyte - GA-Z170N-Gaming 5 Mini ITX LGA1151 Motherboard

( 4.5 Average / 29 Ratings )




Part #

GA-Z170N-Gaming 5
(or) GA-Z170N-Gaming 5 (rev. 1.0)


Black / Red

Form Factor

Mini ITX

CPU Socket



Intel Z170

Memory Slots

2 x 288-pin DIMM

Memory Type

DDR4-2133 / 2400 / 2666 / 2800 / 3000 / 3200 / 3300 / 3333

Maximum Supported Memory


RAID Support


Onboard Video

Depends on CPU

CrossFire Support


SLI Support


SATA 6 Gb/s


SATA Express


Onboard Ethernet

1 x 10/100/1000 Mbps

Onboard USB 3.0 Header(s)


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Price History (Excluding Tax) History:


Numberz123456789 15 points 26 months ago

An excellent mini-ITX motherboard with a ton of features. The wireless antenna provided is top-notch as are the more motherboard-bound things.

Tritone 24 points 26 months ago

Had everything I was looking for in a motherboard. The only compromises are the internal USB 3 connection is placed in a bit of an awkward spot (not a problem if you go with water cooling though) and there is only one system fan header which supports 0.5 amps (x 12 volts = 6 watts). That was just enough for me to daisy chain 3 case fans off of.

SickAgain 7 points 25 months ago

Wireless chip does not work. The connection randomly disconnects and connects again. Everything else about the board is perfect

MacGoreth 38 points 24 months ago
from completed build First Ever Build: The Manta Ray

Has everything I could possible look for or for my needs. The wireless works fine, with full bars. And the bluetooth is top notch. The speaker stays connected even from about 30 feet away. It is the first motherboard I have ever owned, and it is working fine for me, and encountered no problems at all. The bios is also simple to navigate through.

mikedopanda 13 points 24 months ago

Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5 Mini-ITX - I'm a big fan of the Mini ITX form factor, and a huge fan of Gigabyte too. So this was pretty much a no-brainer choice for me. Gamer G1 Series Z170 board that has top-notch build quality and super performance as it is handling a 4.6GHz overclock like a champ!

rfeni 27 points 23 months ago
from completed build ITX Skylake - Version 2.0

I purchased this solely based of Maximum PC's review of it, as I was not versed in the market at the time. I am quite pleased with the features it offers and it meets every need you have in an itx chassis. The bios is easily navigated though could be a little more precise in description. Most importantly, the manual as all pinouts clearly labeled, which was important in this build (I'll get to that later). An added bonus is the ability to enable to disable the audio light, it's red, so it can be a detractor for the eyes.

mmdoran1 17 points 22 months ago
from completed build The Black Box!

I chose this board over the Asus Z170I Pro Gaming board based on reviews. Honestly I could have gone either way but this board was $10 cheaper. I have not been disappointed! Everything works perfectly after installing the drivers from the website, not the included CD. The only complaint I have is the placement of the USB 3 header which is squeezed in next to the CPU socket, so close that the cable actually barely fits! Other than that this board has performed perfectly and looks great. Some have complained of wifi issues but mine has worked perfectly.

inventech 7 points 20 months ago
from completed build The Black Phoenix

This motherboard can overclock like a champ and has great audio! The bios isn't necessarily intuitive like some of the others out there but it is definitely feature packed. Also, if you're debating between this and the z170 wifi definately go with this one, I got both and this one is the clear winner.

WrathofBill 62 points 20 months ago

Looks great, bios look basic.

tvamos 87 points 19 months ago
from completed build RX 480 FTW!!!

Great looking, nice UEFI, but one star off for USB3.0 header. Right in the middle of the board, if I saw this before buying, would have gone for Asus Z170I Pro Gaming