The ROG Strix Z490-G Gaming motherboard boasts boosted power delivery, an optimized cooling design and intuitive ROG software to help you get the most out of the latest 10th Generation Intel® Core™ processors. And it's not just about performance, its cyberpunk-inspired aesthetics and a mirrored stainless steel Strix nameplate give it looks to match.
The ROG Strix Z490-G Gaming motherboard boasts boosted power delivery, an optimized cooling design and intuitive ROG software to help you get the most out of the latest 10th Generation Intel Core processors. And it's not just about performance, its cyberpunk-inspired aesthetics and a mirrored stainless steel Strix nameplate give it looks to match.
ROG Strix Z490-G Gaming helps you get the most out of your gaming build with up-rated power delivery and optimized cooling. Intelligent controls lets you manage overclocking, cooling and networking settings easily, giving you everything you need to harness the full potential of your build for top-tier gaming performance.
ROG Strix Z490-G Gaming provides you with the latest connectivity for supersmooth online experiences and blisteringly-fast file transfers. Superior audio performance gives you a massive advantage, allowing you to pick up on the smallest audio cues for a completely immersive gaming experience.
DDR4 OC 4600MHz
ROG Strix Z490-G Gaming supports up to 128GB DDR4 memory across four slots. OptiMem II technology improves trace layout to significantly reduce vias and crosstalk to enhance memory stability and compatibility, giving memory kits higher frequency margins.
Dual PCIe 3.0 M.2
Two M.2 slots are available, with one supporting both SATA and PCIe 3.0 x4 modes, and the other supporting PCIe 3.0 x4 for NVMe. Together, they give you the fastest and most-flexible M.2 interface available.
WIFI 6 (802.11 ax)
Onboard WiFi 6 (802.11ax) supports ultrafast wireless-networking speeds, improved capacity and better performance in dense wireless environments, providing exceptional online gaming experiences. Pair your motherboard with ASUS WiFi 6 routers to fully experience the networking potential of WiFi 6.
Intel 2.5G Ethernet
Onboard 2.5G Ethernet gives your wired connection a boost, with up to a 2.5X improvement over standard Ethernet connections for faster file transfers, smoother lag-free gaming and high-res video streaming.
Built-in SupremeFX audio technology ensures pristine audio. It provides a flat frequency response for a neutral, detailed sound signature. And if you're using a gaming headset, the front panel output is driven by two op amps to preserve audio quality.
Effective shielding against electromagnetic interference preserves the integrity of audio signals for the best sound quality.
Blocks electromagnetic interference from the motherboard or add-ons to provide cleaner audio.
Dual OP amplifiers
With two op-amps onboard you're able to pump exceptional audio to your favorite cans, with 32-600-headphone impedance for great flexibility.
Premium Nichicon audio capacitors
Fine-quality Japanese-made components that produce a warmer, natural sound with exceptional clarity and fidelity.
Play your own Style
The cyberpunk-inspired aesthetics are accentuated by the bold slashes and cybertext. Together with the most diverse ROG ecosystem, Pair your ROG Strix Z490-G Gaming with other ROG products to customize a gaming rig that reflects your personal style.
Undeniably ROG STRIX
ROG Strix Z490-G Gaming is unmistakably ROG, with its mirrored stainless steel Strix nameplate, diagonal lines across the I/O shield and futuristic cybertext markings.
Pre-Mounted I/O Shield
ROG's patented I/O shield is finished in sleek matte black and comes pre-mounted to make it easy to install the motherboard.
Four onboard LEDs indicate power status, and any problem with the CPU, memory, graphics card or boot device for quick diagnosis.
The reinforced ASUS SafeSlot provides stronger PCIe device retention and greater shearing resistance.
BIOS FlashBack is the simplest and safest (UEFI) BIOS update method. Simply drop the (UEFI) BIOS file onto a FAT32 formatted USB stick, plug it into the USB BIOS FlashBack port and press the button. Updates can even be performed without having memory or a CPU installed.
ROG Strix undergoes an extensive certification program to ensure the very best compatibility with the widest range of components and devices. Refer to our extensive list of guaranteed-compatible components, it also includes a dedicated Qualified Vendor List (QVL) for memory - so you can build fuss-free.
The ROG Ecosystem Awaits
From graphics, AIO cooler, case, mice, or keyboard, up your game with ROG Strix. Enjoy complementary aesthetics, control and compatibility - and enjoy more choice than any competing brand.
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DDR4 (Dual Channel)
4 x DIMM
Supports Intel HD Graphics
1 x HDMI
1 x DisplayPort
Supports AMD 2-Way CrossFireX Technology
Intel 10th Gen Processors
1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x16 mode)
Intel Z490 Chipset
1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (max at x4 mode)
1 x PCIe 3.0 x1
6 x SATA III
1 x M.2 (2242/2260/2280/22110) - PCIe
1 x M.2 (2242/2260/2280) - SATA & PCIe
RAID 0, 1, 5, 10
ROG SupremeFX 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC S1220A
USB Ports Supported
2 x USB 3.2 Gen2 (1 Type-A & 1 Type-C at back)
6 x USB 3.2 Gen1 (4 at back, 2 at mid-board)
6 x USB 2.0 (2 at back, 4 at mid-board)
1 x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C front panel connector
Back Panel I/O Ports
1 x Intel I225-V 2.5Gb Ethernet
1 x DisplayPort
1 x HDMI
2 x USB 3.2 Gen2
4 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A
2 x USB 2.0
1 x Optical S/PDIF out
1 x USB BIOS FlashBack Button
1 x ASUS Wi-Fi Module
5 x Gold-plated audio jacks
Internal I/O Connectors
1 x CPU Fan
1 x CPU OPT Fan
2 x Chassis Fan
1 x W_PUMP+
2 x Aura RGB Strip
2 x Addressable Gen2
1 x USB 3.2 Gen2
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1
2 x USB 2.0
1 x M.2 Socket 1
1 x M.2 Socket 2
6 x SATA 6Gb/s
1 x 24-pin EATX
1 x 8-pin ATX 12V
1 x 4-pin ATX 12V
1 x Front audio
1 x System panel
1 x Thermal sensor
1 x CPU OV
1 x Clear CMOS jumper
1 x VRM_HS_FAN
4 x SATA 6Gb/s cables
1 x ROG Strix stickers
1 x Cable ties pack
1 x Ext Cable for RGB strips (80 cm)
1 x Ext cable for Addressable LED
1 x ROG Thank you card
1 x 2-in-1 Rubber pad
1 x Wi-Fi moving antenna
1 x M.2 SSD screw package
1 ROG key chain