Z490 Motherboard Database
Intel released its latest 10th generation Intel Core processors which came along with the new Intel Z490 chipset. With that, all-new Z490 motherboards from Intel’s AIB partners have been released. ASUS, MSI, GIGABYTE, ASRock, and other partner brands have introduced their lineup of Z490 motherboards. Pricing on these motherboards has been released on the 6th of May, 2020. The majority are now available for pre-orders at partner resellers online. Shipping will start by the 20th of May, 2020.
Here is a list of Z490 motherboards released along with a short specification. Use the search function to filter search. For example, a search for “ASRock” to show ASRock models only. Prices are based on MSRP upon launch.
What is a Power Phase Design?
The Power Phase Design is responsible for converting the 12V supplied by the power supply to the voltage required by the processor. Having more power phases reduce offers better voltage control thus creating a cleaner supply of power to the CPU which in turn makes it more stable.
What is Wi-Fi 6, Wi-Fi 5?
Wi-Fi Alliance has introduced simplified generational names that may appear in device names and product descriptions. The latest generation of Wi-Fi devices, based on the 802.11ax standard, are known as Wi-Fi 6 devices. The majority of devices shipping today, based upon the 802.11ac standard, are identified as Wi-Fi 5. Simplified generational names are as follows:
802.11ax = Wi-Fi 6
802.11ac = Wi-Fi 5
802.11n = Wi-Fi 4
Learn more about the Wi-Fi Generation at wi-fi.org
What is a motherboard form-factor?
The form factor determines the specifications on how a motherboard is built, from the size, shape, casing, power supply, mounting holes, and the overall layout.
What are the common consumer motherboard form-factors?
Consumer-class motherboards for desktop PCs are commonly found in but not limited to ATX, micro-ATX, mini-ITX, and Extended-ATX form-factors. Sizes are as follows:
Extended-ATX (EATX): 305 × 330 mm
ATX: 305 × 244 mm
Micro-ATX (MATX): 244 × 244 mm
Mini-ITX: 170 × 170 mm
Mini-STX: 147 x 140 mm
This list will be updated as often as possible.