The AVA Z270 Scorpio
Discover the AVA Z270 Scorpio

AVADirect and Gigabyte have partnered to develop the AVA Z270 Scorpio, the most advanced custom gaming PC featuring Kaby Lake, on display at CES 2017 at the Gigabyte show floor.

The AVA Z270 Scorpio combines the advancements of Intel’s new Core i7-7700K Kaby Lake processor, Gigabyte’s powerful Aorus GA-Z270X-GAMING 7 motherboard, Intel's 600p m.2 SSD and two GeForce GTX 1080 Founders Edition graphics cards, all cooled by AVADirect’s custom hardline liquid cooling system.

AVADirect Gigabyte CES 2017 Kaby Lake Gaming PC

Straight off the 2017 CES Show Floor

On display at the Gigabyte suite at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show, the AVA Z270 Scorpio showcases the Gigabyte Aorus GA-Z270X-GAMING 7 motherboard. Combining the latest Intel Kaby Lake microarchitecture and Gigabyte gaming hardware with custom hardline liquid cooling and overclocking from AVADirect, the AVA Z270 Scorpio represents the pinnacle of gaming performance.

Gigabyte AVADirect CES 2017 Kaby Lake system

Showroom Quality Appearance

The AVA Z270 Scorpio was developed by Gigabyte and AVADirect to display new Kaby Lake product offerings at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show. Now you can take home a CES showroom-quality computer and experience the performance of the latest in computing technology.

Gigabyte Aorus GA-Z270X-GAMING 7 Kaby Lake motherboard

Kaby Lake Performance

The AVA Z270 Scorpio features an Intel Core Kaby Lake processor and Z270 Chipset. This latest Intel technology not only increases clock speed, but includes thermal improvements and new features like Speed Shift. Together these advancements boost the performance of both CPU and graphics-heavy workloads.

Kaby Lake Overclocking Liquid Cooling

Liquid Cooled and Overclocked

The thermal improvements in Kaby Lake processors and the handcrafted hardline liquid cooling allows the overclocking experts at AVADirect push the limits of both the CPU and GPU to deliver gaming performance beyond what was possible with Skylake, while providing a stable and reliable experience.

Hardline Liquid Cooling

The hardline liquid cooling system is handcrafted by the liquid cooling experts at AVADirect. The bent rigid tubing optimizes coolant flow, keeping the processor and graphics cards at low temperatures, allowing this system to be overclocked beyond what can be accomplished when using typical liquid cooling loops. Experience the ultimate gaming performance with high resolutions and high frame rates. With low temperatures each component will last longer thanks to reduced thermal stress.

Kaby Lake Z270 Chipset Gaming PC

Extreme Overclocking

The low temperatures, achieved thanks to the custom hardline liquid cooling loop, allow the overclocking experts at AVADirect to push the capabilities of the Intel Core i7-7700K processor and the Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1080 Founders Edition graphics cards. Thanks to the onboard TURBO B-Clock Tuning IC on the Gigabyte Aorus GA-Z270X-GAMING 7 motherboard the clock rates can be fine-tuned for performance, stability, longevity and reliability.

Customize your AVA Z270 Scorpio

The experts at AVADirect and Gigabyte have worked tirelessly to build the AVA Z270 Scorpio, developed to showcase the advanced Aorus GA-Z270X-GAMING 7 motherboard with a powerfully overclocked Kaby Lake Intel processor. Customize your own AVA Z270 Scorpio with your choice of overclocked Intel Core i5 or Core i7, either one or two NVIDIA GTX 1070 or 1080 graphics cards, storage options to meet your needs, and a colors for the hardline liquid cooling system that match your style.

Overclocked graphics cards provide ultimate gaming performance

CES Show Floor Gaming PC

Thanks to the hardline liquid cooling system, the Founders Edition GTX 1070 and 1080 graphics cards can be pushed to their limits, increasing the clock rate, making this gaming PC more powerful. The overclocking experts at AVADirect take time to ensure the components remain stable and reliable so you get even higher frame rates without high temperatures, ensuring the components last longer.

In any configuration, the AVA Z270 Scorpio is VR Ready, so you can immerse yourself into a smooth virtual reality experience.

SLI Liquid cooled graphics cards

Maximum Capability with an Overclocked Intel Core Processor

Kaby Lake Gaming PC

The AVA Z270 Scorpio is built with unlocked Intel Kaby Lake processors. This allows the overclocking experts at AVADirect to increase the speed at which the CPU processes data, boosting your performance in any application, from gaming, to designing and rendering

The new Kaby Lake microarchitecture allows these new processors to run cooler and faster, while adding new features, like native support for USB 3.1 and Intel’s new and exciting Optane storage technology. Upgrade to the top-of-the-line Intel Core 7700K processor for ultimate performance.

Multi-task like a pro with memory optimized for overclocking

Kaby Lake DDR4 Memory

Chose from 16, 32 or 64GB of fast 2400MHz DDR4 memory. The more memory, the more applications you can run simultaneously.

Run multiple applications at the same time without losing performance. The AVA Z270 Scorpio uses fast 2400Mhz DDR4 memory, the latest standard which offers increased speed and efficiency, which give a performance boost to intensive applications like 3D rendering and video processing.

Get Instant boot times with a solid state drive

Kaby Lake Intel 6000p SSD

Any SSD will offer an incredible increase in the performance of your computer, compared to a regular hard drive. Upgrade to an Intel 600p SSD for ultimate read/write performance, or choose an economical SATA SSD for a significant improvement in speed over traditional hard drives.

For ultimate storage capacity choose a 1, 2, 3 or 4TB 7200 RPM hard drive so you’ll never run out of room. Combine multiple drives into either a RAID 0 or RAID 1 array to boost performance.

The powerful Gigabyte Aorus GA-Z270X-GAMING 7

Custom hardline liquid cooling processor CPU GPU video card

This advanced motherboard provides all the features of the new Kaby Lake microarchitecture:

  • 4x USB 3.0, 1x USB 3.1 Type-A and 1x USB 3.1 Type-C/Thunderbolt 3 ports
  • 2x USB 3.0 ports at the front of the case to easily connect temporary drives
  • Optical Audio port for a digital surround-sound experience
  • Dual RJ-45 Gigabit LAN provides high network speeds for streaming and online gaming
  • 2x PCIe 3.0 x16 slots for up to two graphics cards running in SLI
  • M.2 and U.2 connectors for future SSD upgrades
CES Showroom quality gaming PC

Overclock your AVA Z270 Scorpio for maximum performance

Choose to overclock the CPU, GPU or Both Extreme overclocking boosts performance 20% or more


Showroom-Quality Details

Dual Liquid Cooled Graphics Cards

Sleek Profile

Intel Kaby Lake Processor

Professional Cable Management

Extreme Overclocking

Hardline Liquid Cooling

Customize Without Compromise


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AVA Z270 Scorpio
Hardline Liquid-Cooled Gaming Computer

Starting at $5519 or as low as $485/month

product details

  • Core i5-7600K Quad Core 3.8 - 4.2GHz
  • Extreme Overclocking, 20% and Up Performance Increase
  • Handcrafted PETG Hardline Liquid Cooling
  • GeForce GTX 1070 FOUNDERS EDITION[VR-Ready]
  • Single GPU Overclocking
  • 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4 2400MHz Memory
  • 128GB 770/450 MB/s PCIe 3.0 x4 NVMe M.2 Intel 600p SSD
  • 1TB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache 3.5-Inch HDD
  • Orange Coolant
  • Individually Black Sleeved DC Cable Kit
  • Windows 10 Home 64-bit DVD Edition
  • 3-Year Limited Parts and Labor Warranty, Lifetime Technical Support for Hardline Liquid-Cooled Systems
gigabyte z270 motherboard CES 2017 system


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