ASUS ROG STRIX Z590-I GAMING WIFI Motherboard Specification:
|CPU Socket Type
||Supports 11th Gen / 10th Gen Intel Core Processors*
Supports Intel Pentium Gold and Celeron Processors*
|Supported CPU Technologies
||Supports Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 and Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0*
* Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 support depends on the CPU types.
|Onboard Video Chipset
||Supported only by CPU with integrated graphic
|Number of Memory Slots
||DDR4 5133(OC) / 5000(OC) / 4800(OC) / 4700(OC) / 4600(OC) / 4500(OC) / 4400(OC) / 4266(OC) / 4133(OC) / 4000(OC) / 3866(OC) / 3733(OC) / 3600(OC) / 3466(OC) / 3400(OC) / 3333(OC) /
3200 / 3000 / 2933 / 2800 / 2666 / 2400 / 2133*
* 10th Gen Intel Core i7 / i9 processors support 2933 / 2800 / 2666 / 2400 / 2133 natively,
others will run at the maximum transfer rate of DDR4 2666MHz.
* 11th Gen Intel processors support 3200 / 2933 / 2800 / 2666 / 2400 / 2133 natively.
* Refer to www.asus.com for the Memory QVL (Qualified Vendors Lists), and memory frequency support depends on the CPU types.
|Maximum Memory Supported
|PCI Express 4.0 x16
||1 x PCI Express 4.0 x16
* Actual support may vary by CPU
||4 x SATA 6Gb/s
||Intel 11th Gen Processors:
M.2_1 slot (Key M), type 2242/2260/2280
– Only Intel 11th Core processors support PCIe 4.0 x4 mode, this slot will be disabled for other CPUs.Intel Z590 Chipset:
M.2_2 slot (Key M), type 2242/2260/2280 (supports PCIe 3.0 x4 & SATA modes)
|Intel Optane Ready
||ROG SupremeFX 7.1 Surround Sound High Definition Audio CODEC ALC4080
* A chassis with an HD audio module in the front panel is required to support 7.1 Surround Sound audio output.
|Max LAN Speed
||Intel Wi-Fi 6E
||Bluetooth 5.2 hardware ready*
* Bluetooth v5.2 function will be ready in Windows 10 build 21H1 or later.
Rear Panel Ports
|Back I/O Ports
||1 x Thunderbolt 4 USB Type-C port(s)
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2×2 port(s) (1 x USB Type-C)
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 port(s) (1 x Type-A)
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 port(s) (1 x Type-A)
4 x USB 2.0 port(s) (4 x Type-A)
1 x HDMI port
1 x Intel Wi-Fi 6E
1 x Intel I225-V 2.5Gb Ethernet port
3 x LED-illuminated audio jacks
1 x BIOS FlashBack button
Internal I/O Connectors
||1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 connector (support(s) USB Type-C)
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 header(s) support(s) additional 2 USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports
1 x USB 2.0 header(s) support(s) additional 2 USB 2.0 ports
||Fan and Cooling related
1 x 4-pin CPU Fan header(s)
1 x 4-pin AIO Pump header(s)
1 x 4-pin Chassis Fan header(s)
1 x AURA Addressable Gen 2 header(s)
1 x AURA RGB header(s)
1 x Clear CMOS header
1 x Front Panel Audio header (AAFP)
1 x Speaker header
1 x 10-1 pin System Panel header
1 x Thermal Sensor header
|Dimensions (W x L)
||6.7″ x 6.7″
||1 x 24-pin Main Power connector
1 x 8-pin +12V Power connector
Extreme Engine Digi+
– 5K Black Metallic Capacitors
– Q-LED (CPU [red], DRAM [yellow], VGA [white], Boot Device [yellow green])
ASUS Thermal Solution
– M.2 heatsink backplate
– M.2 heatsink
ASUS EZ DIY
– BIOS FlashBack button
– BIOS FlashBack LED
– ProCool II
– Pre-mounted I/O shield
– AURA RGB header(s)
– Addressable Gen 2 RGB header(s)
– 1 x Chassis fan support* (CHA_FANP)
* Visit ASUS Website for the latest compatibility list.Software Features:
ROG Exclusive Software
– RAMCache III
– ROG CPU-Z
– GameFirst VI
– Sonic Studio III + Sonic Studio Virtual Mixer
– Sonic Radar III
– DTS Sound Unbound
– Anti-virus software
ASUS Exclusive Software
– AIDA64 Extreme (60 days free trial)
– AURA Creator
– AURA Sync
Two-Way AI Noise Cancelation
AI Suite 3
– 5-Way Optimization with AI Overclocking
Fan Xpert 4
– EZ update
AI Overclocking Guide
ASUS EZ DIY
– ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3
– ASUS EZ Flash 3
– ASUS UEFI BIOS EZ Mode
256 MB Flash ROM, UEFI AMI BIOSManageability:
WOL by PME, PXEOperating System:
Windows 10 64-bit
4 x SATA 6Gb/s cables
1 x Panel cable
1 x ROG USB2.0 splitter cable
1 x ASUS Wi-Fi moving antennas
1 x Cable ties pack
2 x M.2 SSD screw package(s)
1 x ROG key chain
1 x ROG Strix stickers
1 x ROG thank you card
1 x Support DVD
1 x User manual
ASUS ROG STRIX Z590-I GAMING WIFI Motherboard
The ROG STRIX Z590-I GAMING WIFI LGA1200 Mini-ITX Motherboard from ASUS. Embracing both style and utility, the STRIX Z590-I allows you to take advantage of resource-demanding components while offering a compact form factor suitable for any gamer looking to save some room. Featuring a robust power design, enhanced cooling features, and support for Intel 10th and 11th gen processors, the STRIX Z590-I provides you with high-quality performance whether you are a business professional or a gaming enthusiast.
When paired with 11th Gen Intel CPUs, the Z590 chipset gives you access to PCIe 4.0 integration which offers enhanced speeds for graphics cards and M.2 solid-state storage drives. Install up to 64GB of DDR4 RAM with speeds up to 5133 MHz (O.C.), enabling you to multitask with ease. With Optimum II, you can experience improved memory stability with lower latency, optimizing your overall performance.
Intel 11th Gen Optimized
Designed to unleash the full potential of 11th Gen Intel processors, the ASUS ROG STRIX Z590-I GAMING WIFI Motherboard gives you access to PCIe 4.0 speeds, enhancing performance for graphics cards and M.2 solid-state storage drives. You can also experience enhanced onboard visuals with HDMI 2.0 connectivity, giving you clear images with high-quality resolution and fast framerates, suitable for enjoying media and some light gaming.
Thunderbolt 4 Port
A single Thunderbolt 4 port gives you up to 32 Gb/s speeds suitable for quickly transferring important files to and from your system. Thunderbolt 4 also grants you daisy-chain capabilities designed to support multiple devices such as external displays and multi-storage drive bays.
Connect your various peripherals to the ASUS ROG STRIX Z590-I GAMING WIFI Motherboard with a wide array of USB ports and internal headers. Providing you with enhanced transfer rates suitable for your external devices, USB 3.2 Gen 1, Gen 2, and 2.0 Type-A ports are located on the back panel. Internal headers support USB 3.2 Gen 1, Gen 2, and 2.0, offering massive flexibility for your system.
Supporting up to 64GB DDR4 memory across two slots, the ASUS ROG STRIX Z590-I GAMING WIFI Motherboard utilizes Optimum II technology to improve the trace layout to significantly reduce vias and crosstalk, enhancing memory stability.
The ASUS ROG STRIX Z590-I GAMING WIFI Motherboard is equipped with Intel Wi-Fi 6E (802.11ax) functionality, providing enhanced wireless network speeds suitable for downloading games and uploading media. A movable Wi-Fi antenna included with the ASUS ROG STRIX Z590-I GAMING WIFI Motherboard contains two built-in transmitters and receivers as well as four-way positioning to enable faster network speeds. A powerful magnetic base secures the antenna to various metal platforms for stability. Additionally, a 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet port is available for high-speed LAN capabilities, essential for viewing high-quality media and intense competitive gaming.
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Robust Power Design
The ASUS ROG STRIX Z590-I GAMING WIFI Motherboard uses a robust 8+2 power stage as well as ferrite chokes and capacitors to stabilize system efficiency and temperature. Built upon a 10-layer printed circuit board and equipped with an 8-pin ProCool II connector and Digi+ VRM, the board passes 12-volt power directly to the CPU, ensuring electrical stability and preventing hotspots.
Whether you are a seasoned builder or brand new to the hobby, building your PC is made easy with several functions dedicated to enhancing your experience. The Q-LED panel makes troubleshooting system issues stress-free. BIOS Flash Back upgrades your UEFI BIOS without needing components installed. Flex Key reassigns the function of the system reset button for other purposes.
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Designed with customization in mind, the already elegant ROG STRIX Z590-I lets you equip your rig with an array of RGB lighting and effects. Two RGB headers and Armoury Crate illumination system can mix and match colors and effects to your personal taste, giving you a unique aesthetic that stands out. AURA Sync unites interior lighting and external devices such as mice and keyboards, taking your lighting game to the next level.
Equipped with various artificial intelligence-based systems, the ROG STRIX Z590-I can ensure optimal performance without needing to manually adjust your system. Two-Way AI Noise Cancelation leverages a massive deep-learning database to reduce background noise from the microphone and incoming audio, preserving voices during team-based competitive games. AI Overclocking and Cooling work together to balance hardware and thermal capabilities to ensure optimal system performance. AI Networking detects and analyzes usage patterns to boost network performance for streaming media, file transferring, and smooth online gameplay.
Optimize your system settings with an array of programs to assist with overclocking. Monitor and fine-tune settings with ASUS’ 5-Way Optimization suite including TPU Insight, EPU Guidance, Fan Xpert 4, Digi+ Power Control, and Turbo App. RAMCache III software caches an entire storage device so that games and apps launch faster, maximizing system resources and enhancing system speed. Included with the ASUS ROG STRIX Z590-I GAMING WIFI Motherboard is a 60-day subscription for AIDA64, a system information tool that monitors real-time system performance to prevent hardware failures.