Compare Motherboards: ASROCK AMD X470 Taichi Ultimate vs GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming 5

ASROCK AMD X470 Taichi Ultimate

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GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming 5

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Price
$249.99
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Pangoly Score - 90
Brand ASRock GIGABYTE
Model X470 Taichi Ultimate GA-Z170X-GAMING 5
Release Date - August 2015
TDP 70 Watts 70 Watts
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Socket AM4 LGA1151
Form factor ATX ATX
Chipset AMD X470 Intel Z170
Supported Memory DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2666Mhz 2933Mhz 3200Mhz 3466Mhz
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2800Mhz 3200Mhz
Audio Chipset Realtek ALC1220 -
Audio Channels 7.1 Channels -
LAN Chipset AQUANTIA AQC107 -
Max LAN Speed 10Gbps + 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 0
SATA Express Ports 0 3
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..."

"Great board, and definitely worth..."

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Compare Motherboards: ASROCK AMD X470 Taichi Ultimate vs GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming 5. 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:

  • GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming 5 is obsolete and not available anymore.
  • Supports the following RAM types not supported by counterpart: DDR4 2666MHz, 2933MHz, 3466MHz
  • +8 Ports SATA 6Gb/s.
  • +1 Ports M.2.

Reasons to pick the GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Gaming 5:

  • Supports the following RAM types not supported by counterpart: DDR4 2800MHz
  • +3 Ports SATA Express.
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