Asus Prime Z490M-PLUS Desktop Motherboard - Intel Chipset - Socket LGA-1200
ASUS Prime Z490M-PLUS LGA 1200 (Intel 10th Gen) micro ATX motherboard (dual M.2, DDR4 4600, 1 Gb Ethernet, USB 3.2 Gen 2 USB Type-A, Thunderbolt 3 support, Aura Sync RGB). The ASUS Prime Z490M-PLUS is expertly engineered to unleash the full potential of 10th Gen Intel Core processors. Boasting a robust power design, comprehensive cooling solutions and intelligent tuning options, the ASUS Prime Z490M-PLUS provides daily users and DIY PC builders a range of performance tuning options via intuitive software and firmware features.
Manufacturer: ASUS Computer International
Manufacturer Part Number: PRIME Z490M-PLUS
Manufacturer Website Address: www.asus.com
Brand Name: Asus
Product Line: Prime
Product Model: Z490M-PLUS
Product Name: Prime Z490M-PLUS Desktop Motherboard
Intel® Z490 (LGA 1200) micro ATX motherboard with dual M.2, 9 DrMos power stages, HDMI, DisplayPort, DVI, SATA 6 Gbps, Intel® 1 Gb Ethernet, USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A® and Type-C®
- Intel® LGA 1200 socket: Ready for 10th Gen Intel® Core™ processors
- Enhanced power solution: 8+1 DrMOS power stages, 6-layer PCB, ProCool sockets, alloy chokes and durable capacitors for stable power delivery
- Comprehensive cooling: VRM heatsink, hybrid fan headers and Fan Xpert 4
- ASUS OptiMem: Careful routing of traces and vias to preserve signal integrity for improved memory overclocking
- Ultrafast connectivity: Dual M.2, 1 Gb Ethernet, USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A ® and Type-C® support
ASUS Prime series is expertly engineered to unleash the full potential of 10th Gen Intel® Core™ processors. Boasting a robust power design, comprehensive cooling solutions and intelligent tuning options, Prime Z490 series motherboards provide daily users and DIY PC builders a range of performance tuning options via intuitive software and firmware features.
Tune It Your Way
Comprehensive controls form the foundation of the ASUS Prime series. The Prime Z490 motherboard packs flexible tools to tune every aspect of your system, enabling you to tweak performance settings to perfectly match the way you work - maximizing your productivity.
Cool to the Core
Prime Z490 series is engineered with multiple onboard heatsinks and an array of hybrid fan headers to ensure your rig stays cool and stable under intense workloads.
VRM Heatsinks and Thermal Pads
Two massive VRM heatsinks with underneath thermal pads improve heat transfer from the MOSFETs and chokes for better cooling performance.
Build on a Solid Foundation
Prime Z490 series is built to handle the additional cores and increased bandwidth of 10th Generation Intel® Core™ processors. A Z490 motherboard provides all the fundamentals to boost daily productivity, so your system will be ready for action with stable power, intuitive cooling and flexible transfer options.
Robust Power Design
Stable power is essential to extract every last bit of performance out of 10th Generation Intel Core processors, Prime Z490 is geared to cater to the demands of these high-core count CPUs.
Proprietary connectors augment the motherboard's link to the PSU with 8+4 pin connectors that pass 12 volts of power directly to the processors. The 8-pin connector features solid pins that can handle more current than hollow-pin connectors.
Little Things Make a Big Difference
Prime Z490 series adds the nuanced details that improve every experience, from exclusive codecs that provide pristine audio quality to intuitive RGB lighting controls that let you customize your system to create a uniquely personal look.
Combined onboard features deliver elevated audio
Intelligent design and premium hardware create audio quality unlike anything you've ever experienced.
Separates analog/digital signal domains, significantly reducing multi-lateral interference.
Separate Layer for Left and Right Tracks
Ensures minimal crosstalk between audio paths.
Premium Japanese Capacitors
Premium parts provide an immersive sound signature, with exceptional fidelity.
Product Type: Desktop Motherboard
Processor & Chipset
Chipset Manufacturer: Intel
Total Processor Supported: 1
Processor Socket: Socket LGA-1200
Processor Supported: Core i7
Processor Supported: Core i9
Processor Supported: Pentium Gold
Processor Supported: Celeron
Processor Supported: Core i3
Processor Supported: Core i5
Number of Memory Slots: 4
Memory Form Factor: DIMM
Memory Form Factor: UDIMM
Maximum Memory: 128 GB
Memory Technology: DDR4 SDRAM
Memory Speed Supported: 2133 MHz
Memory Speed Supported: 2666 MHz
Memory Speed Supported: 3000 MHz (O.C.)
Memory Speed Supported: 3400 MHz (O.C.)
Memory Speed Supported: 3866 MHz (O.C.)
Memory Speed Supported: 4000 MHz (O.C.)
Memory Speed Supported: 4133 MHz (O.C.)
Memory Speed Supported: 4400 MHz (O.C.)
Memory Speed Supported: 2400 MHz
Memory Speed Supported: 2800 MHz
Memory Speed Supported: 2800 MHz (O.C.)
Memory Speed Supported: 2933 MHz
Memory Speed Supported: 2933 MHz (O.C.)
Memory Speed Supported: 3200 MHz (O.C.)
Memory Speed Supported: 3300 MHz (O.C.)
Memory Speed Supported: 3333 MHz (O.C.)
Memory Speed Supported: 3466 MHz (O.C.)
Memory Speed Supported: 3600 MHz (O.C.)
Memory Speed Supported: 3733 MHz (O.C.)
Memory Speed Supported: 4266 MHz (O.C.)
Intel Optane Memory Ready: Yes
Controller Type: Serial ATA/600
Intel RST: Yes
RAID Supported: Yes
RAID Levels: 0
RAID Levels: 1
RAID Levels: 10
RAID Levels: 5
Onboard Video: CPU Dependent Video
Audio Channels: 7.1
Network & Communication
Gigabit Ethernet: Yes
Number of Total Expansion Slots: 6
Total Number of PCI Express Slots: 6
Number of PCI Express x1 Slots: 4
Number of PCI Express x16 Slots: 2
Total Number of USB Ports: 6
Number of USB 2.0 Ports: 2
Number of USB 3.2 Ports: 4
Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports: 1
Number of SATA Interfaces: 5
Number of M.2 Interfaces: 3
Total Number of Onboard USB Ports: 8
Number of Onboard USB 2.0 Ports: 4
Number of Onboard USB 3.2 Ports: 4
Form Factor: Micro ATX
Width: 9.60" (243.84 mm)
Depth: 9.60" (243.84 mm)
- Prime Z490M-PLUS Desktop Motherboard
- I/O Shield
- 2 x SATA 6Gb/s cable(s)
- 1 x M.2 Screw Package
- 1 x Supporting DVD
- User Manual
Limited Warranty: 3 Year