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ASRock Z590 PHANTOM GAMING-ITX/TB4 vs ASROCK AMD X470 Taichi Ultimate

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ASRock Z590 PHANTOM GAMING-ITX/TB4

ASROCK AMD X470 Taichi Ultimate

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Brand
ASRock
Brand
ASRock
Model
Z590 PHANTOM GAMING-ITX/TB4
Model
X470 Taichi Ultimate
Release Date
📅 May 2021
Release Date
-
* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.
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TDP
🔌 30 Watts
TDP
🔌 70 Watts
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Series
-
Series
-
Socket
LGA1200
Socket
AM4
Form factor
Mini ITX
Form factor
ATX
Chipset
Intel Z590
Chipset
AMD X470
Supported Memory
DDR4:
2666Mhz 2933Mhz 3200Mhz 4266Mhz
Supported Memory
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2666Mhz 2933Mhz 3200Mhz 3466Mhz
* High clock speeds may require enabling the XMP profile in the motherboard BIOS
** RAM support may also depend on the CPU memory controller
ECC RAM Support
ECC RAM Support
Audio Chipset
Realtek ALC1220
Audio Chipset
Realtek ALC1220
Audio Channels
7.1 Channels
Audio Channels
7.1 Channels
LAN Chipset
Killer E3100G
LAN Chipset
AQUANTIA AQC107
Max LAN Speed
10/100/1000/2500Mbps
Max LAN Speed
10Gbps + 10/100/1000Mbps
SLI Support
No
SLI Support
Yes
CrossFire Support
No
CrossFire Support
Yes
RAID Support
Yes
RAID Support
Yes
Back I/O Ports
  • 2 x Antenna Ports
  • 1 x HDMI Port
  • 1 x DisplayPort 1.4
  • 1 x Optical SPDIF Out Port
  • 5 x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-A Ports (10Gb/s) (Supports ESD Protection)
  • 1 x USB 4.0 Thunderbolt 4 Type-C Port (40Gb/s for USB 4.0 protocol; 40Gb/s for Thunderbolt protocol) (Supports ESD Protection)*
  • 1 x RJ-45 LAN Port with LED (ACT/LINK LED and SPEED LED)
  • 1 x Clear CMOS Button
  • HD Audio Jacks: Rear Speaker / Central / Bass / Line in / Front Speaker / Microphone (Gold Audio Jacks)
  • * Supports USB PD 2.0 up to 9V@3A (27W) / 5V@3A (15W) charging.
Back I/O Ports
-
Wireless LAN
Yes
Wireless LAN
Yes
Wi-Fi Generation
6
Wi-Fi Generation
5
PCI-Express x16 Slots
1
PCI-Express x16 Slots
3
PCI-Express x4 Slots
0
PCI-Express x4 Slots
0
PCI-Express x1 Slots
0
PCI-Express x1 Slots
2
SATA 6 Gbps Ports
3
SATA 6 Gbps Ports
8
SATA Express Ports
0
SATA Express Ports
0
M.2 Ports
3
M.2 Ports
3
RAM Slots
2
RAM Slots
4
Maximum Supported RAM
64GB
Maximum Supported RAM
64GB
Onboard USB 2.0
1
Onboard USB 2.0
2
Onboard USB 3.2 Gen 1
1
Onboard USB 3.2 Gen 1
2
Onboard USB 3.2 Gen 2
0
Onboard USB 3.2 Gen 2
1
Critic Reviews
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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..."


What are the differences between ASRock Z590 PHANTOM GAMING-ITX/TB4 and ASROCK AMD X470 Taichi Ultimate? Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better motherboard.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the ASRock Z590 PHANTOM GAMING-ITX/TB4:

  • 17% cheaper, you can save $50.00.
  • Around 57% lower thermal design power.
  • If you are building a mini ITX PC.
  • Newer Wi-Fi protocol.
  • Supports the following RAM types not supported by counterpart: DDR4 4266MHz

Reasons to pick the ASROCK AMD X470 Taichi Ultimate:

  • Supports NVIDIA SLI.
  • Supports AMD CrossFire.
  • +2 Slots PCI-E x16.
  • +2 Slots PCI-E x1.
  • +5 Ports SATA 6Gb/s.
  • +2 RAM slots.
  • +1 Onboard USB 2.0.
  • +1 Onboard USB 3.2 Gen 1.
  • +1 Onboard USB 3.2 Gen 2.
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