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MSI MAG B560M Mortar WiFi vs Gigabyte Z490 GAMING X

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MSI MAG B560M Mortar WiFi

Gigabyte Z490 GAMING X

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Brand
MSI
Brand
Gigabyte
Model
MAG B560M MORTAR WIFI
Model
Z490 GAMING X
Release Date
📅 February 2021
Release Date
📅 May 2020
* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.
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TDP
🔌 60 Watts
TDP
🔌 70 Watts
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Recommended supported parts
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Series
-
Series
-
Socket
LGA1200
Socket
LGA1200
Form factor
Micro ATX
Form factor
ATX
Chipset
Intel B560
Chipset
Intel Z490
Supported Memory
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2666Mhz 2933Mhz 3000Mhz 3200Mhz 3333Mhz 3466Mhz 3600Mhz 3733Mhz 4000Mhz 4266Mhz 4600Mhz 5066Mhz
Supported Memory
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2666Mhz 2800Mhz 2933Mhz 3000Mhz 3200Mhz 3300Mhz 3333Mhz 3400Mhz 3466Mhz 3600Mhz 3666Mhz 3733Mhz 3800Mhz 3866Mhz 4000Mhz 4133Mhz 4266Mhz 4300Mhz 4400Mhz 4500Mhz 4600Mhz
* 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
-
Audio Chipset
-
Audio Channels
-
Audio Channels
-
LAN Chipset
-
LAN Chipset
-
Max LAN Speed
-
Max LAN Speed
-
SLI Support
No
SLI Support
No
CrossFire Support
Yes
CrossFire Support
Yes
RAID Support
No
RAID Support
Yes
Back I/O Ports
-
Back I/O Ports
-
Wireless LAN
Yes
Wireless LAN
No
Wi-Fi Generation
6
Wi-Fi Generation
-
PCI-Express x16 Slots
2
PCI-Express x16 Slots
2
PCI-Express x4 Slots
0
PCI-Express x4 Slots
0
PCI-Express x1 Slots
1
PCI-Express x1 Slots
3
SATA 6 Gbps Ports
6
SATA 6 Gbps Ports
6
SATA Express Ports
0
SATA Express Ports
0
M.2 Ports
2
M.2 Ports
2
RAM Slots
4
RAM Slots
4
Maximum Supported RAM
128GB
Maximum Supported RAM
128GB
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
1
Onboard USB 3.2 Gen 2
0
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What are the differences between MSI MAG B560M Mortar WiFi and Gigabyte Z490 GAMING X? Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better motherboard.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the MSI MAG B560M Mortar WiFi:

  • Newer Product, it was released around 9 months later.
  • Around 14% lower thermal design power.
  • Wireless LAN Integrated.
  • Supports the following RAM types not supported by counterpart: DDR4 5066MHz
  • +1 Onboard USB 2.0.
  • +1 Onboard USB 3.2 Gen 2.

Reasons to pick the Gigabyte Z490 GAMING X:

  • 20% cheaper, you can save $50.33.
  • Supports RAID.
  • +2 Slots PCI-E x1.
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