Compare Motherboards: ASROCK AMD X470 Taichi Ultimate vs ASUS ROG MAXIMUS X FORMULA

ASROCK AMD X470 Taichi Ultimate

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Price
$269.99
Prime Eligible Item
$522.99
Availability In Stock In Stock
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Brand ASRock Asus
Model X470 Taichi Ultimate
  • ROG MAXIMUS X FORMULA
  • MAXIMUS X FORMULA
Release Date - January 2018
TDP 70 Watts 70 Watts
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Series - ROG
Socket AM4 LGA1151
Form factor ATX ATX
Chipset AMD X470 Intel Z370
Supported Memory DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2666Mhz 2933Mhz 3200Mhz 3466Mhz
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2666Mhz 2800Mhz 3000Mhz 3200Mhz 3300Mhz 3333Mhz 3400Mhz 3466Mhz 3600Mhz 3733Mhz 3866Mhz 4000Mhz 4133Mhz
Audio Chipset Realtek ALC1220 ROG SupremeFX High Definition Audio CODEC S1220
Audio Channels 7.1 Channels 8 Channels
LAN Chipset AQUANTIA AQC107 Intel I219-V
Max LAN Speed 10Gbps + 10/100/1000Mbps 10/100/1000Mbps
SLI Support Yes Yes
CrossFire Support Yes Yes
RAID Support Yes Yes
Onboard USB 3.0 Yes Yes
SATA 3 Gbps Ports 0 0
SATA 6 Gbps Ports 8 6
SATA Express Ports 0 0
M.2 Ports 3 2
mSATA Slots 0 0
RAM Slots 4 4
Maximum Supported RAM 64GB 64GB
Critic Reviews

"Both boards are great, while the specs are similar the Taichi and Taichi Ultimate has quite some price gap. The Taichi retails at RM 979 awhile the Taichi Ultimate retails at RM 1199 – that's more than RM 200 gap for just the Aquantia 10Gbps LAN and..."

"The ROG Maximus X Formula, however, is an exquisite partner for your Coffee Lake processor. If you are in need of that upgrade to a new platform with all the new technologies, hey this one comes recommended by Guru3D.com. For the quality build and..."

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Compare Motherboards: ASROCK AMD X470 Taichi Ultimate vs ASUS ROG MAXIMUS X FORMULA. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better Motherboard.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the ASROCK AMD X470 Taichi Ultimate:

  • 48% cheaper, you can save $253.00.
  • Supports the following RAM types not supported by counterpart: DDR4 2933MHz
  • +2 Ports SATA 6Gb/s.
  • +1 Ports M.2.

Reasons to pick the ASUS ROG MAXIMUS X FORMULA:

  • Supports the following RAM types not supported by counterpart: DDR4 2800MHz, 3000MHz, 3300MHz, 3333MHz, 3400MHz, 3600MHz, 3733MHz, 3866MHz, 4000MHz, 4133MHz
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