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TUF GAMING Z590-PLUS

Intel® Z590 (LGA 1200) ATX gaming motherboard with 16 DrMOS power stages, PCIe® 4.0, three M.2 slots, Intel® 2.5 Gb Ethernet, HDMI®, DisplayPort™, USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Type-C®, SATA 6 Gbps, front panel USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type C®, Thunderbolt™ 4 support and Aura Sync RGB lighting
  • Intel® LGA 1200 socket: Ready for 11th and 10th Gen Intel® Core™ processors
  • Enhanced power solution: 14+2 DrMOS power stages, six-layer PCB, ProCool sockets, military-grade TUF components and Digi+ VRM for maximum durability
  • Comprehensive cooling: Enlarged VRM heatsink, PCH fanless heatsink, M.2 heatsink, hybrid fan headers and Fan Xpert 4 utility
  • Next-gen connectivity: PCIe® 4.0, USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Type-C®, front panel header for USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C® and Thunderbolt 4™ support
  • Made for online gaming: Intel® 2.5 Gb Ethernet, TUF LANGuard and TurboLAN technology
  • Two-way AI Noise Cancelation: Reduces background noise from the microphone and audio output for crystal-clear communication in games or video conferences
  • Realtek S1200A codec: Pristine audio quality with unprecedented 108 dB signal-to-noise ratio for stereo line‑out and 103 dB SNR for line‑in
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Durable. Stable. Reliable.

ASUS TUF GAMING Z590-PLUS takes all the essential elements of the latest Intel® processors and combines them with game-ready features and proven durability. Engineered with military-grade components, an upgraded power solution and a comprehensive cooling system, this motherboard offers rock-solid, stable performance for marathon gaming. Aesthetically, TUF GAMING Z590-PLUS sports the new TUF Gaming logo, and incorporates simple geometric design elements to reflect the dependability and stability that defines the TUF Gaming series.

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  • 2 x USB 2.0

  • HDMI

  • DisplayPort

  • 2 x USB 3.2 Gen1

  • 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Type-C®

  • 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 2

  • Intel® I225-V 2.5G Ethernet

  • 8-ch Audio

  • 1 x PCIe 4.0/3.0 x16 (CPU)
    1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (PCH, at x4 mode)
    - ASUS SafeSlot

  • Realtek® S1200A
    Exclusive DTS Custom for
    GAMING Headsets
    - TUF Gaming Audio Cover
    - Audio Shielding
    - Dedicated audio PCB layers
    - Premium Japanese audio capacitors

  • ProCool Connectors

  • 2 x Addressable Gen 2 RGB headers
    2 x RGB Strip Headers

  • DrMOS

  • AURA Sync

  • DDR4 5133 (O.C.) MHz
    ASUS OptiMem II

  • Intel® Socket LGA1200 for 11th Gen Intel® Core™
    processors & 10th Gen Intel® Core™, Pentium® Gold
    and Celeron® Processors

  • 1 x Front USB 3.2 Gen 1 header

  • 1 x Front USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C® port

  • 1 x M.2 22110 PCIe 4.0 x4 mode
    1 x M.2 22110 PCIe 3.0 x4 & SATA modes
    1 x M.2 2280 PCIe 3.0 x4 & SATA modes

  • Intel® Z590 Chipset

  • 6 x SATA 3.0 Ports

  • 2 x USB 2.0 headers

  • 1 x Thunderbolt header

Rock-Solid Performance

With upgraded power delivery and comprehensive cooling options to drive the 11th and 10th Gen Intel® Core™ processors, plus support for faster memory and storage, TUF GAMING Z590 series motherboards are the perfect foundation for your next high-core-count battle rig.

Power Design

DrMOS

The onboard VRM of TUF GAMING Z590 series motherboards utilize 14+2 DrMOS power stages that combine high-side and low-side MOSFETs and drivers into a single package, delivering the power and efficiency that 11th Gen Intel Core processors demand.

6-layer PCB Design

Multiple PCB layers shift heat away from critical components, providing more headroom to push CPUs beyond stock speeds.

ProCool Connectors

Enhanced EATX 4-Pin and 8-Pin Connectors

・ Extreme durability
・ Prevent hotspots and connector failure

Compared with traditional power inputs, ProCool connectors are built to tight specifications to ensure flush contact with PSU power lines. The resulting lower impedance helps to prevent hotspots and connector failure.

TUF Components

TUF Chokes

Certified military-grade TUF chokes deliver rock-steady power to the CPU, improving system stability.

TUF Capacitors

Proprietary capacitors provide up to 20% greater temperature tolerance and 5X-longer lifespan.

Digi+ VRM

The integrated Digi+ VRM voltage-regulator module (VRM) is one of the finest in the industry, ensuring ultra-smooth and ultra-clean power delivery to the CPU at all times.

Cooler by Design

1. 1.6X larger VRM heatsink

The extensive surface area of the large, high-mass heatsink covers the VRM and choke to improve heat dissipation. The total surface area of the VRM heatsink is 1.6X that of the previous generation.

Thermal pad

High-quality thermal pads help transfer heat from the inductor and phase array to the heatsink.

2. Three M.2 slots with heatsinks

Each M.2 slot has a dedicated heatsink keep the M.2 SSDs at optimum operating temperature to ensure consistent performance and reliability.

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Comprehensive Fan Controls

TUF GAMING Z590 series motherboards feature comprehensive fan controls that can be configured via Fan Xpert 4 utility or via the award-winning ASUS UEFI BIOS.

  • Multiple temperature sources
  • AiO water-cooling set
  • 4-pin PWM/DC fan
  • Smart protection
  • Each header can be set to monitor and react to three user-configurable thermal sensors for workload-based cooling, and all settings can be easily managed by Fan Xpert 4 or via the UEFI. ​

  • An integrated AiO system enables full control of PWM or DC water pumps, making it perfect for custom or self-contained cooling setups.

  • All onboard chassis fan headers support auto-detection of PWM or DC fans.

  • A dedicated integrated circuit protects each fan header from over-temperature and overcurrent.

PCIe 4.0 M.2 (up to 64 Gbps)

TUF GAMING Z590 series motherboards feature PCIe 4.0 M.2 and NVMe SSD RAID support for an incredible performance boost. Create a RAID configuration with up to PCIe 4.0 storage to enjoy the fastest data-transfer speeds on the 11th Gen Intel Core processors.

*Actual transmission speed will be lower than theoretical maximum speed.
**The M.2_1 supports PCIe 4.0, and the M.2_2 and M.2_3 support PCIe 3.0.

DRAM Overclocking Performance

DDR4 OC 5133 MHz+

Revisions to the motherboard’s trace routing provide the latest Intel processors with unrestricted access to memory bandwidth. ASUS OptiMem II technology carefully maps memory signal pathways across different PCB layers to reduce vias and adds shielding zones that significantly reduce crosstalk.

Memory Speed Improvement

USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Type-C

Extensive USB support ensures connections to a wide array of peripherals. TUF GAMING Z590-PLUS includes USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Type-C® that deliver increased bandwidth and transmission speeds of up to 20 Gbps.

Thunderbolt 4 Support

TUF GAMING Z590 series feature Thunderbolt™ 4 support via an on-board header. With latest Intel-certified ASUS ThunderboltEX 4 add-on card, TUF GAMING Z590-PLUS can enable bi-directional speeds of up to 40 Gbps on a single cable. Additionally, this card has a daisy-chain function for multi-screen connection and supports up to an 8K resolution display. It can also provide up to 100 watts of power to fast-charge devices.

40 Gbps on Thunderbolt 4

Consistent, superfast performance

Easy PC DIY

TUF GAMING motherboards are designed to be easy to set up and configure just the way you want —even for first-time builders. The TUF GAMING Alliance ecosystem makes selecting compatible parts easy, while Armoury Crate software offers full control of system settings via a single dashboard. TUF GAMING motherboards give you everything you need to build your dream gaming rig without adding complexity.

Build with Confidence

TUF GAMING Alliance is a collaboration between ASUS and trusted PC-component brands to ensure compatibility with a wide range of parts, such as PC cases, power supplies, CPU coolers, memory kits and more. With more partnerships and components being added regularly, the TUF Gaming Alliance will continue to grow even stronger. Learn More

TUF PROTECTION

SafeSlot

SafeSlot is the PCIe slot reinvented by ASUS and engineered to provide superior retention and shearing resistance. Manufactured via a new insert-molding process, SafeSlot integrates fortifying metal for an inherently stronger slot, which is then firmly anchored to the PCB through additional solder points.

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ESD Guards

ESD Guards prolong the life of components while preventing damage from electrostatic discharge, providing protection for up to +/- 10 kV of air discharge and +/- 6 kV of contact discharge — greatly surpassing the respective industry standards of +/- 6 kV and +/- 4 kV.

ESD Guard

Keyboards and Mouse connectors

Additional on-circuit ESD transient-voltage-suppression.

USB connectors

TVS diode for surface-mount and dual in-line package.

TUF LANGuard

TUF LANGuard is a military-grade innovation that integrates advanced signal-coupling technology and premium surface-mounted capacitors to improve throughput, protecting the motherboard from lightning strikes and static electricity.

DRAM

DRAM Overvoltage Protection

Onboard resettable fuses prevent overcurrent and short-circuit damage. This extends beyond I/O ports to DRAM to safeguard the lifespan of your system and connected devices.

BACK I/O

Stainless Steel Back I/O Panel

TUF GAMING motherboards have a corrosion-resistant stainless steel back I/O panel bonded with chromium oxide to provide a 3X-longer lifespan versus traditional panels. With this protective feature, TUF GAMING motherboards passed 72-hour salt fog testing, while other brands only passed 24-hour testing.

M.2 Q-Latch

The innovative Q-Latch makes it easy to install or remove an M.2 SSD without the need for specific tools. The design employs a simple locking mechanism to secure the M.2 SSD and neatly eliminate traditional screws.

Armoury Crate

Armoury Crate is a new software utility designed to give you centralized control of supported gaming products. From a single intuitive interface, Armoury Crate lets you easily customize RGB lighting and effects for every compatible device in your arsenal and synchronize them with Aura Sync for unified system lighting effects. The software also provides control of settings for a select and growing number of products, including keyboard and mouse preferences as well as laptop overclocking and fan speeds, making it easier to tune the look and feel of your system. Armoury Crate even features dedicated product registration and news areas to help you stay in touch with the gaming community.

  • Two-Way AI Noise Cancelation

  • Aura Sync

  • Driver & Manual Download

  • Account Management

Immersive Gaming

TUF GAMING Z590 series motherboards provide a complete, high-performance gaming package with a long list of features to improve your experience, including ultrafast networking for smoother online gameplay, pristine audio with positional cues for FPS gaming, and onboard RGB lighting that syncs with attached accessories to help you create a personalized gaming atmosphere.

Intel® 2.5 Gb Ethernet

Onboard 2.5 Gb Ethernet gives your wired connection a boost, with speeds that are 2.5 times faster than standard Ethernet connections for speedy file transfers, lag-free gaming, and high-res video streaming.

Turbo LAN

Turbo LAN is a network-optimization software for customizable packet prioritization. With cFosSpeed traffic-shaping technology, it allows you to configure application priority via an intuitive interface, and reduces network lag.

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  • Real-time speed monitor

  • Grouping your own favorite list

  • Set the highest priority with one click

  • Set priority to speed up your application

Two-Way AI Noise Cancelation

This utility leverages a massive deep-learning database to reduce background noise from the microphone and incoming audio, while preserving vocals at the same time. This removes distracting keyboard clatter, mouse clicks and other ambient noises so you can hear and be heard with crystal clarity while gaming or in calls.


*An audio splitter (3.5 mm audio jack Y-cable) is necessary when using a 3.5 mm headset.

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Input/output

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Fidelity

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Performance impact

COD: MW - FPS (2560 x 1440)

*Testing configuration: CPU: 11th Gen Intel Core Processor ; Motherboard: ROG MAXIMUS XIII HERO; Graphics card: NVIDIA RTX 3070; DRAM: G.SKILL F4-3200C16Q-32GVK; Power: SUPER FLOWER 550W; HDD: ADATA SX910 SSD 128G; Cooling: Enermax T.B.APOLLISH; Game: CALL OF DUTY: MODERN WARFARE ; Voice Communication App: Discord (In-app noise canceling effects disabled) ; Background noise: Keyboard typing, mouse clicking, people talking, and music playing
*Actual performance varies by configuration

Hear the Difference

AI OFF
AI ON

Background noise

Other human voice

Human speech

Gaming Audio

Realtek S1200A

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  • TUF Gaming audio cover

    Effective shielding preserves the integrity of audio signals to ensure the best quality.

  • High-definition audio

    Premium Japanese audio capacitors provide warm, natural, and immersive sound.

  • Realtek S1200A codec

    ASUS-exclusive codec delivers an expansive soundstage and dynamic sound.

  • Audio shielding

    Separates analog/digital signal domains, significantly reducing multi-lateral interference.

Pristine audio

The unique audio codec designed in close collaboration with Realtek for TUF Gaming Z590 series motherboards features an unprecedented 108 dB signal-to-noise ratio for the stereo line out and a 103dB SNR for the line in, providing pristine audio quality.

DTS® Custom for Gaming Headsets

Hone your battle skills with exclusive DTS® Custom onboard audio. Utilizing advanced emulation techniques to create positional cues via stereo headphones, DTS Custom takes onboard audio to a new frontier. With three presets ― Aerial, Soundscape, and Tactical ― for different genres, you'll have a distinct advantage in every game.

Aerial mode

Experience audio as though hovering above the game world, with sound coming from ahead — perfect for MOBA, RTA, strategy and sports titles!

Soundscape mode

The ideal audio envelope for MMO, RPG, action and horror games — your ears will put you in the center of the action!

Tactical mode

Shhh — is that an enemy just around the corner? DTS Custom emphasizes detail for stealthy play, so you'll detect and locate every footstep!

Outshine the Competition

A well-tuned system deserves a matching aesthetic. ASUS Aura offers full RGB lighting control with a variety of functional presets for the built-in RGB LEDs as well as strips connected to the onboard RGB headers. And it can all be synced with an ever-growing portfolio of Aura-capable hardware.

Learn more about ASUS Aura Sync.
  • Static Static
  • Breathing Breathing
  • Strobing Strobing
  • Rainbow Rainbow
  • Color cycle Color Cycle
  • Starry night Starry Night
  • Music effect Music Effect
  • CPU temperature Smart

Addressable Gen 2 RGB Header

RGB Header

Addressable Gen 2 RGB Header

The addressable Gen 2 RGB header is now capable of detecting the number of LEDs on second-gen addressable RGB devices, allowing the software to automatically tailor lighting effects to specific devices. The new header also offers backward-compatibility with existing Aura RGB gear.

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