Intel LGA 1700 socket: Ready for 12th Gen Intel Core processors, support PCIe 5.0 and DDR4 and out of box Windows 11 ready
Enhanced Power Solution: 10+1 DrMOS, ProCool sockets, alloy chokes and durable capacitors for stable power delivery
Comprehensive Cooling: Large VRM heatsink, flexible M.2 heatsink, PCH heatsink, hybrid fan headers and Fan Xpert 4
Next Gen Connectivity: PCIe 5.0, Intel 1 Gb Ethernet, USB 3.2 Gen2x2
Type-C, front panel USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C connector, Thunderbolt 4 header
Performance: ASUS OptiMem II proprietary trace layout allows memory kits
to operate at higher frequencies with lower voltages to maximize system
PC DIY Friendly: PCIe 5.0 Safeslot, Q-LED Code
ASUS PRIME Z790M-PLUS DDR4 mATX Motherboard
PLUS D4 Z790M-PLUS D4
ASUS Prime series motherboards are expertly engineered to unleash the full potential of 13th Gen IntelÂ® Coreâ„¢ Processors. Boasting a robust power design, comprehensive cooling solutions and intelligent tuning options, PRIME Z790M-PLUS D4 provides users and PC DIY builders with a range of performance optimizations via intuitive software and firmware features.
Comprehensive controls form the foundation of the ASUS PRIME series. The PRIME Z790M-PLUS D4 motherboard packs flexible tools to tune every aspect of your system, enabling performance tweaks to perfectly match the way you work to maximize productivity.
ASUS Intelligent Control makes your PC smart. Along with taking care of complex tuning and dynamically optimizing essential aspects of your system, it offers intelligently simplified options for newcomers to PC DIY, as well as more comprehensive features for seasoned veterans.
AI Cooling ll
AI Cooling II balances the thermals and acoustics of any build with a single click. A proprietary ASUS algorithm slashes unnecessary noise while running a quick stress test, and then it monitors CPU temperatures to dynamically adjust fans to optimal speeds.
PRIME Z790M-PLUS D4 motherboard 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
The extensive surface area of the massive heatsinks cover the VRMs and chokes to improve heat dissipation. Together with specially engineered thermal pads, they improve heat transfer from the MOSFETs and chokes for better cooling performance.
Cooler by Design
PRIME Z790M-PLUS D4 features comprehensive cooling controls that are configurable via Fan Xpert 4 software or via the UEFI BIOS.
Multiple Temperature Sources
Each header can dynamically reference three thermal sensors. Fan Xpert 4 allows you to map the temperature of supported ASUS graphics cards to optimize cooling for GPU- and CPU-intensive tasks.
The PRIME Z790M-PLUS D4 motherboard is built to handle the high core counts and bandwidth demands of 13th Gen IntelÂ® Coreâ„¢ Processors. ASUS Z790 motherboard provides all the fundamentals to boost daily productivity, so your system will be ready for action with stable power, intuitive cooling and flexible data transfer options.
Robust Power Design
Stable power is essential to extract every last bit of performance out of Intel processors. The PRIME Z790M-PLUS D4 is geared to cater to the demands of these high-core-count CPUs.
Proprietary connectors augment the motherboard's link to the PSU with 4 + 8 pin connectors that pass 12 volts of power directly to the processors. Each jack features solid pins that can handle more current than hollow-pin connectors.