Compare Motherboards: ASRock EP2C602-4L/D16 vs MSI Z270 GAMING M5

ASRock EP2C602-4L/D16

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MSI Z270 GAMING M5

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Price
$309.99
$286.78
Availability In Stock In Stock
Pangoly Score - 87
Brand ASRock MSI
Model EP2C602-4L/D16 Z270 GAMING M5
Release Date November 2013 January 2017
TDP 150 Watts 70 Watts
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Socket 2 x LGA2011 LGA1151
Form factor SSI EEB ATX
Chipset Intel C602 Intel Z270
Supported Memory DDR3:
1066Mhz 1333Mhz 1600Mhz 1866Mhz
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2800Mhz 3000Mhz 3200Mhz 3600Mhz 3800Mhz
Audio Chipset - Realtek ALC1220
Audio Channels - 7.1 Channels
LAN Chipset Intel 82574L Killer E2500
Max LAN Speed Quad 10/100/1000Mbps 10/100/1000Mbps
SLI Support
CrossFire Support
RAID Support
Onboard USB 3.0
SATA 3 Gbps Ports 8 0
SATA 6 Gbps Ports 6 6
SATA Express Ports 0 0
M.2 Ports 0 2
mSATA Slots 0 0
RAM Slots 1 4
Maximum Supported RAM 512GB 64GB
Critic Reviews -

"Z270 Gaming M5 looks quite different from its Z170 predecessor and I mean in the right direction, proving that MSI innovates with every family of motherboards. The new board gained tremendously in aspect, just by having the plastic cover on the left. ..."

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Compare Motherboards: ASRock EP2C602-4L/D16 vs MSI Z270 GAMING M5. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better Motherboard.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the ASRock EP2C602-4L/D16:

  • +8 Ports SATA 3Gb/s.
  • +448GB maximum RAM supported.

Reasons to pick the MSI Z270 GAMING M5:

  • 7% cheaper, you can save $23.21.
  • Newer Product, it was realeased around 3 years later.
  • Around 53% lower TDP.
  • +2 Ports M.2.
  • +3 RAM slots.
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