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ASUS PRIME Z490-A ATX LGA1200 Motherboard
Dove Code: MAI615 |
Manufacturer: PRIME Z490-A

Overview

Intel® Z490 (LGA 1200) ATX motherboard with dual M.2, 14 DrMOS power stages, HDMI, DisplayPort, SATA 6 Gbps, Intel® 2.5Gb Ethernet, USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C®, Thunderbolt™ 3 support, and Aura Sync RGB lighting

Warranty

36 Month Return to Base Warranty

Features

  • LGA1200 Socket
  • Intel Z490
  • ATX (305x244mm)
  • 4xDIMM
  • 2xPCIe3.0x16(x16 or dual x8), 1xPCIe3.0x16(x4 mode), 3xPCIe3.0 x1
  • 1xM.2 SATA/PCIe 3.0, 1xM.2 PCIe 3.0, 6x SATA
  • 1xUSB3.2 Type-C (Gen 2), 3xUSB3.2 Type A (Gen 2), 2xUSB3.2 Type A (Gen 1), 2xUSB2.0
  • 1xHDMI, 1xDisplayPort
  • RAID, Optane, 3-Way CrossfireX, 3-Way SLI Technology

Specifications

Intel® LGA 1200 Socket: Ready for 10th Gen Intel® Core™ processors

Enhanced power solution: 12+2 DrMOS power stages, 6-layer PCB, ProCool sockets, alloy chokes and durable capacitors for stable power delivery

AI Overclocking: Quickly optimizes CPU performance based on the CPU and cooler, achieving results that are extremely close to manual tuning by experts

AI Cooling: Manages and controls all motherboard fans, automatically optimizing settings based on current system load and temperature

5-Way Optimization: One-click, system-wide tuning delivers optimized overclocking and intelligent cooling for CPU or GPU-intensive tasks

Comprehensive cooling: VRM heatsink, M.2 heatsink, hybrid fan headers and Fan Xpert 4

Next-gen connectivity: Intel® 2.5 Gb Ethernet, front USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C® and Thunderbolt™ 3 header support

ChipsetIntel Z490
CPUIntel Socket 1200 for
10th Gen Intel Core,
Pentium Gold
and Celeron Processors
Supports Intel 14 nm CPU
Supports Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 and Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0
Form FactorATX Form Factor (30.5 x 24.4cm)
Memory4x DIMM, Max. 128GB, DDR4 4600(O.C), 4500(O.C), 4400(O.C), 4266(O.C.), 4133(O.C.), 4000(O.C.), 3866(O.C.), 3733(O.C.), 3600(O.C.), 3466(O.C.), 3333(O.C.), 3200(O.C.), 3000(O.C.), 2933(O.C.), 2800(O.C.), 2666, 2400, 2133 MHz Non-ECC, Un-buffered Memory
Dual Channel Memory Architecture
OptiMem II
Onboard GraphicsIntegrated Graphics Processor
1x DisplayPort 1.4
1x HDMI 1.4b
AudioRealtek ALC S1220A 7.1 Surround Sound High Definition Audio CODEC
- Impedance sense for front and rear headphone outputs
- Internal audio Amplifier to enhance the highest quality sound for headphone and speakers
- Supports : Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, Front Panel Jack-retasking
- High quality 120 dB SNR stereo playback output and 113 dB SNR recording input
- Supports up to 32-Bit/192kHz playback
LANIntel® I225-V 2.5Gb Ethernet
ASUS LANGuard
Wireless Data NetworkM.2 slot only (Key E) (Support CNVI & PCIe interface)
Expansion SlotsIntel® 10th Gen Processors
2x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x16 or dual x8)

Intel® Z490 Chipset
1x PCIe 3.0 x16 (max at x4 mode)
3x PCIe 3.0 x1
Multi-Graphics TechnologySupports NVIDIA 2-Way SLI® Technology
Supports AMD 3-Way CrossFireX™ Technology
Storage InterfaceTotal supports 2x M.2 slots and 6x SATA 6Gb/s ports

Intel® Z490 Chipset:
1x M.2_1 socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (SATA & PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)*3
1x M.2_2 socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)*4
6x SATA 6Gb/s port(s)
Support Raid 0, 1, 5, 10
Intel® Optane™ Memory Ready
USBRear USB Port (Total 8)
4x USB 3.2 Gen 2 port(s)(3x Type A + 1x USB Type-C)
2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 port(s)(2x Type A)
2x USB 2.0 port(s)(2x Type A)

Front USB Port (Total 7)
1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 front panel connector port(s)
2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 port(s)
4x USB 2.0 port(s)
Internal I/O Connectors1 x CPU Fan connector(s)
1 x CPU OPT Fan connector(s)
2 x Chassis Fan connector(s)
1 x AIO_PUMP connector
1x W_PUMP+ connector
1x AAFP connector
2x Aura RGB Strip Headers
2x Addressable Gen 2 header(s)
1x USB 3.2 Gen2 connector support additional 1 USB ports(20-pin, Type-C)
1x USB 3.2 Gen 1(up to 5Gbps) connector(s) support(s) additional 2 USB 3.2 Gen 1 port(s)
2x USB 2.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 2.0 port(s)
1x M.2 Socket 1 with M Key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (SATA mode & PCIE mode)
1x M.2 Socket 2 with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)
1x M.2 with E key for Wi-Fi module
1x COM port(s) connector(s)
6x SATA 6Gb/s connector(s)
1x Thunderbolt header(s)
1x 24-pin EATX Power connector(s)
1x 8-pin ATX 12V Power connector(s)
1x 4-pin ATX 12V Power connector(s)
1x System panel(s) (Chassis intrusion header is inbuilt)
1x Thermal sensor connector(s)
1x Power-on button(s)
1x Clear CMOS jumper(s)
1x CPU_OV jumper
1x M.2 Fan Header
Back Panel Connectors1x Intel® I225-V 2.5Gb Ethernet
1x DisplayPort
1x HDMI
4x USB 3.2 Gen 2 (3x Type A + 1x USB Type-C)
2x USB 3.2 Gen 1
2x USB 2.0
1x Optical S/PDIF out
5x Audio jack(s)
Operating SystemWindows 10 64-bit
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