Brand ASUS
Model PRIME Z590-A
Supported CPU
CPU Socket Type  LGA 1200
CPU Type Supports 11th / 10th Gen Intel Core Processors
Supports Intel Pentium Gold / Celeron Processors

* Refer to www.asus.com for CPU support list.
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.
Chipsets
Chipset  Intel Z590
Onboard Video
Onboard Video Chipset  Supported only by CPU with integrated graphic
Memory
Number of Memory Slots 4×288pin
Memory Standard DDR4 5333(OC) / 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*

* 11th Gen Intel Core processors support 3200 / 2933 / 2800 / 2666 / 2400 / 2133 natively.
* 10th Gen Intel Core i9 / i7 processors support 2933 / 2800 / 2666 / 2400 / 2133 natively, others will run at the maximum transfer rate of DDR4 2666.
* Refer to www.asus.com for the Memory QVL (Qualified Vendors Lists), and memory frequency support depends on the CPU types.
Maximum Memory Supported 128GB
Channel Supported  Dual Channel
Expansion Slots
PCI Express 4.0 x16 3 x PCI Express 4.0 x16*

* Actual support may vary by CPU.
PCI Express x4 1 x PCI Express 3.0 x4
Storage Devices
SATA 6Gb/s  6 x SATA 6Gb/s
M.2 Intel 11th Gen Processors:
M.2_1 slot (Key M), type 2242/2260/2280/22110
- 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 2242/2260/2280/22110 (supports PCIe 3.0 x4 & SATA modes)*
M.2_3 slot (Key M), type 2242/2260/22110 (supports PCIe 3.0 x4 & SATA modes)**

* M.2_2 shares bandwidth with SATA6G_2. When M.2_2 runs SATA mode, SATA6G_2 will be disabled.
** M.2_3 shares bandwidth with SATA6G_6. When M.2_6 runs SATA mode, SATA6G_6 will be disabled.
Intel Optane Ready To enable Intel Optane Memory (Hybrid Storage device), it must be installed in PCH-attached slots with Intel Rapid Storage Technology.
Onboard Audio
Audio Chipset  Realtek S1220A
Audio Channels  7.1 Channels
Onboard LAN
LAN Chipset Intel I225-V
Max LAN Speed 10/100/1000/2500Mbps
Rear Panel Ports
Back I/O Ports 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 port (1 x USB Type-C)
4 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 ports (3 x Type-A, 1 x Type-C)
4 x USB 2.0 ports (4 x Type-A)
1 x DisplayPort
1 x HDMI port
1 x Intel I225-V 2.5Gb Ethernet port
5 x Audio jacks
1 x Optical S/PDIF out port
Internal I/O Connectors
Onboard USB 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 connector (supports USB Type-C)
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 headers supports additional 2 USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports
2 x USB 2.0 headers support additional 4 USB 2.0 ports
Other Connectors Fan and Cooling related
1 x 4-pin CPU Fan header
1 x 4-pin CPU OPT Fan header
1 x 4-pin AIO Pump header
3 x 4-pin Chassis Fan headers
1 x 4-pin VRM_HS Fan header
1 x W_PUMP+ header
Miscellaneous
3 x AURA Addressable Gen 2 headers
1 x AURA RGB headers
1 x Clear CMOS header
1 x COM Port header
1 x Front Panel Audio header (AAFP)
1 x CPU Over Voltage jumper
1 x Power button
1 x SPI TPM header (14-1-pin)
1 x 20-3-pin System Panel header with Chassis intrude function
1 x Thermal Sensor header
1 x Thunderbolt header
Physical Spec
Form Factor ATX
LED Lighting RGB
Dimensions (W x L) 12.0" x 9.6"
Power Pin 1 x 24-pin Main Power connector
1 x 8-pin +12V Power connector
1 x 4-pin +12V Power connector
Windows Compatibility
Windows 11 Supported
Features
Features Special Features:
ASUS 5X PROTECTION III
- ASUS DIGI+ VRM (- Digital power design with Dr. MOS)
- ASUS Enhanced DRAM Overcurrent Protection
- ASUS ESD Guards
- ASUS LANGuard
- ASUS Overvoltage Protection
- ASUS Stainless-Steel Back I/O
ASUS Q-Design:
- M.2 Q-Latch
- ASUS Q-Connector
- ASUS Q-DIMM
- ASUS Q-LED (CPU [red], DRAM [yellow], VGA [white], Boot Device [yellow-green])
- ASUS Q-Slot
ASUS Thermal Solution:
- Aluminum M.2 Heatsink
- Flexible M.2 heatsink
ASUS EZ DIY:
- Procool
- Pre-mounted I/O shield
- ASUS SafeSlot

Software Features:
ASUS Exclusive Software:
Armoury Crate:
- Aura Creator
- Aura Sync
- Two-Way AI Noise Cancelation
AI Suite 3
- 5-way Optimization with AI Overclocking
TPU
EPU
Digi+ VRM
Fan Xpert 4
Turbo app
- EZ update
AI Charger
ASUS CPU-Z
ASUS Turbo LAN
MyAsus
DTS:X Ultra
UEFI BIOS:
AI Overclocking Guide
ASUS EZ DIY:
- ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3
- ASUS EZ Flash 3
- ASUS UEFI BIOS EZ Mode
- EZ Tuning Wizard
FlexKey

BIOS:
256 MB Flash ROM, UEFI AMI BIOS

Manageability:
WOL by PME, PXE

Operating System:
Windows 10 64-bit

ASUS Prime Z590-A LGA 1200 (Intel 11th/10th Gen) ATX Motherboard (14+2 DrMOS Pow

SKU: ASUS Prime Z590-A
$289.99Price