IntelÂ® Z490 AORUS Motherboard with 16 Phases Digital VRM, Fins-Array II Heatsink, Direct-Touch Heatpipe II ,NanoCarbon Baseplate, IntelÂ® Thunderbolt 3, ESSential USB DAC, IntelÂ® WiFi 6 802.11ax, AQUANTIAÂ® 10GbE LAN, IntelÂ® 2.5GbE LAN, RGB FUSION 2.0
Showcasing a state-of-the-art design, excellent functionality, an impressive thermal design, next generation network connectivity, a Hi-Fi level audio system, and AORUS aesthetics, the flagship Z490 AORUS XTREME motherboard dominates the competition.
THERMAL REACTIVE ARMOR
Z490 AORUS XTREME uses an unprecedented and innovative thermal design to ensure the best CPU, Chipset, SSD stability and low temperatures under full load application and gaming.
Hungry for better performance? Z490 AORUS XTREME has a full PCIe 4.0 hardware design, supports high frequency memory, and comes with full SSD thermal guards to make sure you get the maximum full system performance.
NEXT GENERATION CONNECTIVITY
A Flagship product needs to be future-proofed so your system stays up-to-date with the latest technology. Z490 AORUS XTREME provides all next generation network, storage, and WIFI connectivity to keep you up to speed.
Still think motherboard audio is just â€œbasic sound outputâ€? We put a 100% full Hi-Fi sound card and all audio-grade components into the Z490 AORUS XTREME to ensure the best, crystal clear sound quality. Furthermore, an exclusive bundled ESSential USB DAC means users not longer have to endure bad audio quality from ancient Front Audio interfaces.
GIGABYTE ID team designs Z490 AORUS XTREME from the drawing board. After countless hours of conceptualizing ideas, fine tuning details, and engaging in discussion, GIGABYTE has produced a board that is equal parts beast and beauty.
GIGABYTE is reputable for its product durability and high quality manufacturing process. Needless to say, we use the best components we can find for the Z490 AORUS XTREME and reinforce every slot to make each of them solid and durable.
Support for 10th Generation IntelÂ® Coreâ„¢ i9 processors/IntelÂ® Coreâ„¢ i7 processors/ IntelÂ® Coreâ„¢ i5 processors/IntelÂ® Coreâ„¢ i3 processors/IntelÂ® PentiumÂ® processors/ IntelÂ® CeleronÂ® processors in the LGA1200 package
L3 cache varies with CPU
(Please refer to "CPU Support List" for more information.)
2 x IntelÂ® Thunderboltâ„¢ 3 connectors (USB Type-Câ„¢ ports), supporting DisplayPort and Thunderboltâ„¢ video outputs and a maximum resolution of 5120 x 2880@60 Hz with 24 bpp
* Because of the limited I/O resources of the PC architecture, the number of Thunderboltâ„¢ devices that can be used is dependent on the number of the PCI Express devices being installed. (Refer to Chapter 1-7, "Back Panel Connectors," for more information.)
* Support for DisplayPort 1.4 version, HDCP 2.3, and HDR.
Integrated Graphics Processor-IntelÂ® HD Graphics support:
1 x HDMI port, supporting a maximum resolution of 4096x2160@30 Hz