Some folks love cable administration, ensuring the whole lot of their PC is neat and clear. Others do their finest within the hopes it allows higher airflow of their system. And a few do not care in any respect and simply hope the edges to their case shut. However with a brand new collaboration from Gigabyte and Maingear, constructing a PC with out messy cables may simply get simpler.
The 2 corporations at present introduced Undertaking Stealth. It facilities round a motherboard, the Z690 Aorus Elite Stealth, that strikes the entire connections to the again, together with energy provide connections, audio, USB and entrance panel headers. There’s additionally a case, the Aorus C300G Stealth with acceptable cutouts to put in from the rear and a GPU, the RTX 3070 Gaming OC Stealth, with an influence connector on the underside.
Undertaking Stealth shall be obtainable as an meeting package, the Z690 Aorus Elite Stealth motherboard, RTX 3070 Gaming OC Stealth GPU and Aorus C300G Stealth Case. Pricing was not introduced. Maingear shall be promoting full pre-built techniques in customized configurations, together with DDR5 RAM and PCIe Gen 4 SSDs, for individuals who desire a clear construct with out placing it collectively on their very own. These will most likely value much more, contemplating they will embody processors, PSUs and different elements, in addition to meeting within the firm’s New Jersey facility.
Here is a have a look at what a construct may appear to be from the again, the place all of the connections go:
Gigabyte’s announcement very particularly refers to utilizing Maingear’s “revolutionary patent and design” for the motherboard, possible referring to a 2011 patent held by Maingear chief government Wallace Santos. After Aorus France tweeted a teaser exhibiting a cable-free construct and a motherboard and GPU meant to cover ports, many questioned if Maingear would implement its declare to the patent. In the event that they weren’t working collectively then, the 2 corporations definitely are actually.
There is not any particular launch date. A launch from Gigabyte says that the package is “now obtainable,” however we have not seen it on the market anyplace.