ASUS Republic of Gamers Strix Z490-E Gaming LGA 1200 ATX Motherboard

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ASUS Republic of Gamers Strix Z490-E Gaming LGA 1200 ATX Motherboard
Key Features
  • ATX Form Factor
  • Intel Z490 Chipset
  • LGA 1200 Socket
  • 4 x Dual-Channel DDR4-4600
Powered exclusively by 10th Generation Intel Core processors, the Republic of Gamers Strix Z490-E Gaming LGA 1200 ATX Motherboard from ASUS features boosted power delivery and an optimized cooling design with an even greater surface area for improved heat dissipation. It also delivers AI enhancements and intuitive dashboards to help users overclock and tweak other various parameters more easily. The ROG Strix Z490-E Gaming fits in ATX sized cases, supports the LGA 1200 socket and Intel Z4900 chipset, and is compatible with Windows.
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ASUS Strix Z490-E Overview

Powered exclusively by 10th Generation Intel Core processors, the Republic of Gamers Strix Z490-E Gaming LGA 1200 ATX Motherboard from ASUS features boosted power delivery and an optimized cooling design with an even greater surface area for improved heat dissipation. It also delivers AI enhancements and intuitive dashboards to help users overclock and tweak other various parameters more easily. The ROG Strix Z490-E Gaming fits in ATX sized cases, supports the LGA 1200 socket and Intel Z4900 chipset, and is compatible with Windows.

The ATX form factor of the ROG Strix Z490-E Gaming can support up to 128GB of DDR4 RAM over four slots, or 32GB per slot, at speeds of up to 4600 MHz. For storage, there are six SATA III 6 Gb/s ports and two M.2 Sockets with M key, one of which supports type 2242, 2260, 2280, and 22110 PCIe 3.0 x4 and SATA SSDs, while the other supports type 2242, 2260, 2280, and 22110 PCIe 3.0 x4 SSDs.

There is also one USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C port (rear panel), three USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A ports (rear panel), two USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A ports (rear panel), four USB 2.0 Type-A ports (rear panel), one USB 3.2 Gen 2 connector (front panel), plus additional internal USB headers that support USB 3.2 Gen 1 and USB 2.0. For those looking to expand their system using PCIe, there are two PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 slots (x16 or x8/x8), one PCIe 3.0 x16 slot (max at x4), and three PCIe x1 slots.

For delivering sharp, clear graphics, this motherboard has integrated HDMI 1.4 and DisplayPort 1.4 outputs. For users looking to take advantage of multi-GPUs, the ROG Strix Z490-E Gaming supports NVIDIA 2-Way SLI and AMD 3-Way CrossFireX technologies.

Using the ROG SupremeFX S1220 HD audio codec, the ROG Strix Z490-E Gaming can support audio with higher fidelity than standard controllers. This motherboard is also equipped with features such as OptiMem II, AURA Sync, Aura RGB Srip Headers, SafeSlot, Q-LED, RAMCache III, UEFI BIOS, 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet, dual-band Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax), Bluetooth 5.1, and more. This motherboard is protected by a limited 3-year warranty.

General Features
Intel LGA 1200 Socket
This motherboard is designed to unleash the performance of 10th Gen Intel Core processors.
Robust Power Solution
The ROG Strix Z490-E Gaming features 14+2 power stages with a ProCool II power connector, high-quality alloy chokes, and durable capacitors to provide reliable power even when the CPU is pushed to its limit.
Optimized Thermal Design
Expect a comprehensive heatsink, heatpipe, and fan headers that feature low-noise AI cooling to balance thermals and acoustics by reducing fan speeds and maintaining a 41°F / 5°C delta.
High-Performance Gaming Network
Network connectivity includes Intel 2.5Gb Ethernet and Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) with ASUS LanGuard.
Gaming Connectivity
Users will be able to take advantage of HDMI 1.4, DisplayPort 1.4, dual M.2 slots, and front panel USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C connectivity.
Gaming Audio
Experience high-fidelity audio with the SupremeFX S1220A codec, DTS Sound Unbound, and Sonic Studio III draws you deeper into the game action.
Personalization
ASUS-exclusive Aura Sync RGB lighting, including RGB headers and Gen 2 addressable headers provide a customizable look.

ASUS Strix Z490-E Specs

CPU
ChipsetIntel Z490
CPU SocketLGA 1200
Back Panel I/O
USB1 x USB-C (USB 3.1/3.2 Gen 2)
3 x USB-A (USB 3.1/3.2 Gen 2)
2 x USB-A (USB 3.0 / 3.1/3.2 Gen 1)
2 x USB-A (USB 2.0)
Display1 x HDMI 1.4
1 x DisplayPort 1.4
Ethernet / Controller1 x Intel I225V 2.5Gigabit
Memory
Memory Slots4 x 288-Pin
Memory SupportDDR4 4600 MHz
Maximum Capacity128 GB
Channel ArchitectureDual Channel
ECC SupportNon-ECC Unbuffered
Storage Expansion
SATA6 x SATA III
M.21 x M Key 2242, 2260, 2280, 22110 (PCIe 3.0 x4, SATA III)
1 x M Key 2242, 2260, 2280, 22110 (PCIe 3.0 x4)
U.2None
RAID SupportNone
Internal I/O
Expansion Slots2 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x16 mode)
1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x4 mode)
3 x PCIe 3.0 x1
USB2 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1 Header (Supports 4 USB Type-A Port)
4 x USB 2.0 Header (Supports 8 USB Type-A Port)
Multi-GPU Support3-Way AMD CrossFireX
2-Way NVIDIA SLI
LED Header2 x RGB
Front Panel I/O
I/O Connection HeadersUSB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2
Audio
Audio CodecSupremeFX S1220A (8-Channel)
Wireless
Bluetooth5.1
Wi-FiWi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Physical
Form FactorATX
Packaging Info
Package Weight4.73 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)13.6 x 10.8 x 3.1"

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