Intel® Z490 LGA 1200 ATX motherboard for content creators features a 10G LAN card, onboard 2.5G Intel LAN, dual Thunderbolt™ 3 Type-C ports, dual M.2, USB 3.2 Gen 2 ports, SATA 6 Gbps

  • Intel® LGA 1200 socket: Ready for 10th Gen Intel® Core™ processors
  • Ultrafast connectivity: Two Thunderbolt™ 3 Type-C ports, two M.2, HYPER 10G LAN card and onboard 2.5G Intel® LAN provide power and speed
  • Intelligent optimization: AI Overclocking, AI Cooling and CreationFirst automatically optimise CPU frequencies, fan speeds and network traffic for enhanced system performance and work efficiency
  • Powerful performance: 12+2 DrMOS power stages, multi-GPU support and improved memory frequency and stability empower creativity
  • Trusted stability: Tested for 24/7 dependability, validated for solid compatibility and equipped with SafeSlot for durability
  • ProArt Creator Hub: Centralized software for one-stop monitoring and management of ASUS ProArt series products enables efficient content creation workflows


Ultrafast Connectivity for Seamless Speed


Onboard 2.5G Intel Ethernet and optional 10G Ethernet card are both provided to boost cloud- and internet-based communication for accelerated workflow. A comprehensive set of high-performance I/O ports - including two Thunderbolt 3 Type-C ports - enable quick data transfer speeds and extensive storage options with flexible, hassle-free connectivity.






Intelligent Optimisation 


ASUS ProArt Z490-CREATOR 10G offers simple and flexible tools that enhance almost every aspect of your content-creation system, giving you the fast, intuitive control needed for efficient workflow. It features dynamic automated tuning with AI overclocking and AI cooling, in addition to CreationFirst software, which prioritises and optimises your network traffic for faster, lag-free online work.






Powerful Performance for Unstoppable Creativity 


Creativity demands performance. An ASUS ProArt Z490-CREATOR 10G delivers excellent performance - no matter the task - to empower you to be productive and bring your ideas to life.


Robust Power Design

Digital power control and an array of DrMOS power stages ensure that ASUS ProArt Z490-CREATOR 10G has the strength to handle powerful Intel CPUs.


Multi-GPU Support

ASUS ProArt Z490-CREATOR 10G features three PCIe 3.0 x16 slots for high-powered graphics cards such as NVIDIA Quadro, enabling enhanced performance in professional design, modeling and simulation and rendering applications.


Memory Go Faster

ASUS OptiMem II memory trace layout improves memory stability and compatibility, allows lower memory latencies at equivalent voltages and increases memory frequency margin.






Trusted Stability for Reliability 


ASUS ProArt Z490-CREATOR 10G was engineered and rigorously tested to ensure that it empowers creativity by offering superior quality, stability and compatibility.


24/7 Reliability

Optimised for around-the-clock operations, ASUS ProArt Z490-CREATOR 10G is tested under temperatures of up to 45 C and humidity of up to 80% in order to ensure it can thrive in different environments.


Solid Compatibility Validation

ASUS ProArt Z490-CREATOR 10G has been extensively tested and validated under various environments and applications for compatibility and reliability.


Protect your Graphics Card

SafeSlot is a PCIe slot reengineered by ASUS to provide optimised attachment and shearing resistance. Manufactured in a single step using a new insert-molding process, SafeSlot fortifies the slot with metal for enhanced strength and durability.






For Work and Play


ASUS ProArt Z490-CREATOR 10G motherboard enables productivity while also providing flawless audio for entertainment and the freedom to enjoy Aura Sync RGB lighting.


Crystal Sound 3

High-quality components and layered design deliver flawless, immersive audio for entertainment.


Addressable RGB Header

The addressable Gen 2 RGB header, which can detect the number of LEDs on second-generation addressable RGB devices, allows software to automatically tailor lighting effects to specific devices. The header also offers backward-compatibility with existing Aura RGB gear.

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Product Description

Asus PROART Z490-CREATOR 10G, Intel Z490, 1200, ATX, 4 DDR4, XFire, HDMI, 2 DP, 2 Thunderbolt, 2.5G LAN & 10G LAN Card, M.2

Motherboard Type


Form Factor



Intel 1200


Intel Z490

CPU Support

Click here for CPU support

RAM Technology

DDR4 (Dual Channel)

RAM Slots

4 x DIMM

RAM Speeds

4800(O.C.)/4600(O.C)/4500(O.C)/4400(O.C)/4266(O.C.)/4133(O.C.)/4000(O.C.)/3866(O.C.)/3733(O.C.)/3600(O.C.)/3466(O.C.)/3400(O.C.)/3333(O.C.)/3300(O.C.)/3200(O.C.)/3000(O.C.)/2933(O.C.)/2800(O.C.)/2666/2400/2133 MHz

Maximum Memory



Supports Intel HD Graphics

Graphics Ports

1 x HDMI
2 x DisplayPort IN for Thunderbolt 3
2 x Thunderbolt 3 Type-C

Multi-GPU Support

Supports AMD 3-Way CrossFireX Technology

PCI/PCI Express

Intel 10th Gen Processors
2 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x16 or dual x8)

Intel Z490 Chipset
1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x4 mode)
2 x PCIe 3.0 x1


1 x M.2 (2242/2260/2280/22110) - SATA & PCIe
1 x M.2 (2242/2260/2280/22110) - PCIe


RAID 0, 1, 5, 10




10GB LAN & 2.5GB LAN


Realtek ALC S1220A 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC

USB Ports Supported

4 x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-A (at back)
4 x USB 3.2 Gen1 (2 at back, 2 at mid-board)
4 x USB 2.0 (at back)
1 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-C front panel connector

Back Panel I/O Ports

2 x Thunderbolt 3 Type-C
2 x DisplayPort IN for Thunderbolt 3
1 x HDMI
1 x LAN (2.5G)
4 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A
2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A
1 x Optical S/PDIF out
5 x Audio jacks

Internal I/O Connectors

1 x CPU Fan
1 x CPU OPT Fan
3 x Chassis Fan
2 x Aura RGB Strip
1 x Addressable Gen2
1 x USB 3.2 Gen1
1 x USB 3.2 Gen1
2 x USB 2.0
2 x M.2 Socket 3 with M key
6 x SATA 6Gb/s
1 x Thunderbolt


1 x 24-pin EATX
1 x 8-pin EATX 12V
1 x Front audio
1 x System panel
1 x Thermal sensor
1 x CPU OV
1 x Clear CMOS jumper
1 x COM port


I/O Shield
4 x SATA 6Gb/s cables
1 x M.2 Screw Package
1 x Supporting DVD
1 x DisplayPort cable
User manual
1 x CPU Fan Holder
1 x 2-in-1 Rubber pad

Additional Features

See Overview

Package Type


Package Weight

2.0100 kg


3 Years