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EVGA Z490 Dark vs ASUS ROG Crosshair VIII Impact

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EVGA Z490 Dark

ASUS ROG Crosshair VIII Impact

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    $549.99
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Brand
EVGA
Brand
ASUS
Model
131-CL-E499-KR
Model
  • ROG Crosshair VIII Impact
  • Crosshair VIII Impact
  • 90MB11Q0-M0EAY0
Release Date
📅 May 2020
Release Date
📅 September 2019
* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.
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TDP
🔌 100 Watts
TDP
🔌 30 Watts
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Series
-
Series
ROG
Socket
LGA1200
Socket
AM4
Form factor
EATX
Form factor
Mini DTX
Chipset
Intel Z490
Chipset
AMD X570
Supported Memory
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2666Mhz 3000Mhz 3200Mhz 3600Mhz 4000Mhz 4133Mhz 4266Mhz 4400Mhz 4600Mhz 4800Mhz
Supported Memory
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2666Mhz 2800Mhz 2933Mhz 3000Mhz 3200Mhz 3400Mhz 3466Mhz 3600Mhz 3733Mhz 3866Mhz 4000Mhz 4133Mhz 4266Mhz 4400Mhz 4600Mhz 4800Mhz
* 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

* ECC memory support also depends on the CPU memory controller
Audio Chipset
-
Audio Chipset
ROG SupremeFX High Definition Audio CODEC
Audio Channels
-
Audio Channels
8 Channels
LAN Chipset
-
LAN Chipset
Intel i211AT
Max LAN Speed
-
Max LAN Speed
10/100/1000Mbps
SLI Support
Yes
SLI Support
No
CrossFire Support
Yes
CrossFire Support
No
RAID Support
Yes
RAID Support
Yes
Back I/O Ports
-
Back I/O Ports
  • 1 x Optical S/PDIF out
  • 1 x Clear CMOS button(s)
  • 1 x USB BIOS Flashback Button(s)
  • 1 x ASUS Wi-Fi Module
  • 1 x Q-Code LED
  • 1 x Reset Button
  • 3 x LED-illuminated audio jacks
  • 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (up to 5Gbps) ports
  • 6 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 (up to 10Gbps) ports
  • Anti-surge LAN (RJ45) port
Wireless LAN
Yes
Wireless LAN
Yes
Wi-Fi Generation
6
Wi-Fi Generation
6
PCI-Express x16 Slots
3
PCI-Express x16 Slots
1
PCI-Express x4 Slots
1
PCI-Express x4 Slots
0
PCI-Express x1 Slots
0
PCI-Express x1 Slots
0
SATA 6 Gbps Ports
6
SATA 6 Gbps Ports
4
SATA Express Ports
0
SATA Express Ports
0
M.2 Ports
2
M.2 Ports
2
RAM Slots
2
RAM Slots
2
Maximum Supported RAM
64GB
Maximum Supported RAM
64GB
Onboard USB 2.0
2
Onboard USB 2.0
1
Onboard USB 3.2 Gen 1
1
Onboard USB 3.2 Gen 1
1
Onboard USB 3.2 Gen 2
0
Onboard USB 3.2 Gen 2
1
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What are the differences between EVGA Z490 Dark and ASUS ROG Crosshair VIII Impact? Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better motherboard.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the EVGA Z490 Dark:

  • Newer Product, it was released around 8 months later.
  • Supports NVIDIA SLI.
  • Supports AMD CrossFire.
  • +2 Slots PCI-E x16.
  • +1 Slots PCI-E x4.
  • +2 Ports SATA 6Gb/s.
  • +1 Onboard USB 2.0.

Reasons to pick the ASUS ROG Crosshair VIII Impact:

  • 24% cheaper, you can save $130.99.
  • Around 70% lower thermal design power.
  • +1 Onboard USB 3.2 Gen 2.
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