EVGA always has three motherboards for each series they release, typically we see an E-ATX board, ATX board, and Micro-ATX board. Their X299 line is no different and today we are going to be checking out the X299 Micro, which is EVGA’s Micro-ATX X299 board. Considering how powerful the X299 platform is you could really build as pretty amazing smaller form factor system perfect for LAN parties. This board supports 2-way SLI, has M.2 support, USB 3.1 support, 802.11ac WiFi, and even RGB header support. If you are looking to build a small, but powerful X299 system this could be the perfect board for you! Let’s take a look and see what it is all about!
– Form Factor – mATX
– RGB Fan Header Support
– Audio – High Definition 8 Channel Audio + Optical
– Highly-Efficient 12 Phase Digital VRM
– Onboard Power, Reset and Clear CMOS
– EVGA E-LEET X Tuning Utility
– M.2 NVMe PCI-E SSD Support
– U.2 NVMe SSD Support
– Intel® Optane™ Memory Ready
– Switchable DC / PWM Fan Control
– Onboard CPU Temperature Monitor
The EVGA X299 Micro comes in your typical motherboard box, on the front it says X299 Micro really big and there are emblems for some of the technologies the board supports.
Flipping over to the back of the box we have a list of specifications and features and many of the features are actually detailed too.
EVGA always does a great job with their accessories, each one is in its own anti-static bag and is labeled. With the board you get a bag of two SATA cables, I/O shield, WiFi module and antennas, rear I/O cover, EVGA case badge, driver and software CD, and user’s manual.