Compare Motherboards: ASRock X370 Taichi vs GIGABYTE B450 GAMING X

Save comparison

ASRock X370 Taichi

GIGABYTE B450 GAMING X

Price
$229.99
Prime Eligible Item
Price
$153.18
Availability
In Stock
Availability
In Stock
Brand
ASRock
Brand
GIGABYTE
Model
  • X370 Taichi
  • 90-MXB500-A0UAYZ
Model
B450 GAMING X
Release Date
📅 February 2017

* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.

Release Date
📅 March 2019

* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.

TDP
🔌 70 Watts
TDP
🔌 70 Watts
Price history

View Details ►
Price history

View Details ►
Recommended compatible parts
Recommended compatible parts
Series
Series
-
Socket
AM4
Socket
AM4
Form factor
ATX
Form factor
ATX
Chipset
AMD X370
Chipset
AMD B450
Supported Memory
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2666Mhz
* High clock speeds may require enabling the XMP profile in the motherboard BIOS
** Memory compatibility support may also depends on the CPU memory controller
Supported Memory
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2666Mhz 2933Mhz
* High clock speeds may require enabling the XMP profile in the motherboard BIOS
** Memory compatibility support may also depends on the CPU memory controller
ECC RAM Support
No
ECC RAM Support
No
Audio Chipset
Realtek ALC1220
Audio Chipset
Realtek ALC892
Audio Channels
7.1 Channels
Audio Channels
2/4/5.1/7.1-channel
Support for S/PDIF Out
LAN Chipset
Intel i211AT
LAN Chipset
Realtek GbE LAN chip
Max LAN Speed
10/100/1000Mbps
Max LAN Speed
10/100/1000Mbps
SLI Support
Yes
SLI Support
No
CrossFire Support
Yes
CrossFire Support
Yes
RAID Support
Yes
RAID Support
Yes
Back I/O Ports
-
Back I/O Ports
  • 1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse port
  • 1 x DVI-D port
  • 1 x HDMI port
  • 4 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 ports
  • 4 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports
  • 1 x RJ-45 port
  • 6 x audio jacks
Wireless LAN
Yes
Wireless LAN
No
SATA 3 Gbps Ports
0
SATA 3 Gbps Ports
0
SATA 6 Gbps Ports
10
SATA 6 Gbps Ports
6
SATA Express Ports
0
SATA Express Ports
0
M.2 Ports
2
M.2 Ports
1
mSATA Slots
0
mSATA Slots
0
RAM Slots
4
RAM Slots
4
Maximum Supported RAM
64GB
Maximum Supported RAM
64GB
Critic Reviews

"At around £230, ASRock’s X370 Taichi offers strong value for money. Gigabyte’s slightly-cheaper Aorus AX370-Gaming 5 is a noteworthy competitor, as is ASUS’ slight more expensive Crosshair VI Hero. However, ASRock’s X370 Taichi is a different approach to the high-end X370 motherboard that offers enough of its own unique features to appeal to a powe ..."

Critic Reviews
-
Options
-
Options
-
Compare Motherboards: ASRock X370 Taichi 🆚 GIGABYTE B450 GAMING X. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better Motherboard.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the ASRock X370 Taichi:

  • Supports NVIDIA SLI.
  • Wireless LAN Integrated.
  • +4 Ports SATA 6Gb/s.
  • +1 Ports M.2.

Reasons to pick the GIGABYTE B450 GAMING X:

  • 33% cheaper, you can save $76.81.
  • Newer Product, it was released around 2 years later.
  • Supports the following RAM types not supported by counterpart: DDR4 2933MHz
Found incorrect information on this page? Contact us and we will fix it as soon as possible.

Popular comparisons

Saved comparisons

    Spotlight

    $98
    View all PC parts deals ►
    x