If you’re looking for a good entry point to the Z490 market, this isn’t just a good place to start, it’s a good place to be all together. The VRM configuration is excellent and a big step up from the Z390 model. connectivity is a little trimmed back, but there’s more than enough to satisfy the needs of your typical high-end PC build without going overboard. Either way, it’s a great choice for PC gamers and fans of other TUF Gaming Alliance hardware.
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