Scan code: LN121055 Manufacturer code: 90-MXBGV0-A0UAYZ

ASRock Intel Z690 Taichi ATX Motherboard

ASRock Z690 Taichi, Intel Z690, S 1700, DDR5, SATA3, PCIe 5.0, 3x M.2, 2.5GbE, TB4, ATX

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Scan code: LN121055 Manufacturer code: 90-MXBGV0-A0UAYZ
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ASRock Z690 Taichi Intel 12th Generation ATX Motherboard

ASRock Z690 Taichi ATX Motherboard

INNOVATIVE DESIGN AND MODERNIZED MATERIALS Introducing the new Z690 series of motherboards from ASRock. The Z690 Taichi ATX motherboard supports 12th Generation Intel® Core™ processors. Experience a powerful performance, DDR5 memory and protection circuit design, while the DIY-friendly design makes installation seamless. Aimed for die hard gamers and enthusiasts. Lightning Gaming Ports, Killer WiFi 6E assists gamers in connecting with lower latency! The innovative design of the Z690 Taichi has built-in RGB illumination, users can customize and synchronize RGB LED devices with Polychrome RGB Sync-certified accessories. Users can easily achieve the latest BIOS support with a USB and power supply, No CPU, RAM or other components required.

Please note: This motherboard is compatible with Intel® Socket LGA1700 for 12th Gen Intel® Core™, Pentium® Gold and Celeron® Processors. *Supports Intel® Hybrid Technology.
**Supports Intel® Turbo Boost Max 3.0 Technology.
***Supports ASRock Hyper BCLK Engine V.

Intel® Z690Chipset

LGA 1700CPU Socket

12th Gen Intel®Compatible Processors

ATXForm Factor

Optimized VRM Design

Breakdown

Supports the latest memory modules Featuring sturdy components and completely smooth power delivery to the CPU. Plus, it offers unmatched overclocking capabilities and enhanced performance with the lowest temperature for advanced gamers as well. Dr.MOS design features the latest SPS (Smart Power Stage) technology. It’s optimized for monitoring current and temperature of each phase, thus delivering smoother and neater power to the CPU with enhanced performance and OC capability. The 8 Layer PCB provides stable signal traces and power shapes delivering lower temperature and higher energy efficiency for memory overclocking! The 2 ounce copper inner layers that provide stable signal traces and power shapes! Delivering lower temperature and higher energy efficiency for overclocking.

1. SPS (Smart Power Stage)
2. 20 Power Phase Design
3. 8 Layer PCB
4. 2oz Copper PCB

DDR5 Memory with Protection Circuit

features

Reinforced DIMM SlotThe reinforced DIMM slot is surfaced mounted onto the motherboard to give better physical strength as well as a more stable memory signal, with this superior revolutionary design, it is able to dramatically overclock DRAM module up to insane frequency.

features

DIY Friendly DesignDue to the unique electrical architecture of DDR5 DIMM, there’s a high risk of damaging the memory module if AC power isn’t disconnected properly during removal or installation. To prevent this, ASRock has implemented a trouble free protection circuit on every DDR5 motherboard, lowers the risk of damaging your memory module.

High Definition Sound Effects

Audio

Incredible Nahimic Audio Whether you are using headphones, a headset, external or internal speakers, via USB, Wi-Fi, analog output or even HDMI, Nahimic Audio offers you the most engaging listening experience, vibrant and rich with details. Optimized for high end audio applications, WIMA Audio Caps deliver crystal and balanced sound to satisfy even the pickiest audiophile. Embrace the audio stunning performance with ES9218 SABRE DAC, which offers true Hi-Fi audio.

Superb Connectivity

features

Independent SATA & USB PortProtect your valuable data from hackers! ASRock has built in one SATA & USB port that is independent from others, once this feature is activated from BIOS setting, the independent SATA & USB port is cutoff from other ports to prevent malwares and ransomware from accessing.

features

Front USB 3.2 Gen2x2 Type-CThe latest USB 3.2 Gen2x2 Type-C delivers up to 20 Gbps data transfer rate which is 2x as fast as previous generation, providing a blazing fast data transfer interface with reversible USB Type-C design that fits the connector either way.

Polychrome RGB Illumination

RGB

Light up your rig In addition to the built-in RGB illumination, it also features onboard RGB headers and an addressable RGB header that allow motherboard to be connected to compatible LED devices such as strip, CPU fans, coolers, chassis and so on. Users may also synchronize RGB LED devices across the Polychrome RGB Sync-certified accessories to create their own unique lighting effects.

*The addressable RGB LED header supports WS2812B addressable RGB LED strip (5V/Data/GND), with a maximum power rating of 3A (5V), a max of 80 LEDs and length within 2 meters. *The RGB LED header supports standard 5050 RGB LED strip (12V/G/R/B), with a maximum power rating of 3A (12V) and length within 2 meters.

High Speed M.2 Solution

m2

PCIe Gen4 x4 for SSD This motherboard is capable of accommodating multiple M.2 storage devices, one of which can support PCI Express 4.0 M.2 SSD, it is capable of performing twice the speed compared to previous 3rd generation, giving a lightning fast data transferring experience.

PCIe 5.0 and Surface-Mount Tech

pcie

Breathtaking bandwidth Compares to conventional DIP style PCIe slot, the SMT type PCIe slot improves signal flow and maximize stability under high speed, a key breakthrough to fully support the lighting speed of the latest PCIe 5.0 standard.

The latest PCI Express 5.0 is capable to perform a breathtaking bandwidth of 128GBps, ready to unleash the full potential of future high end graphic cards.

Killer Networking Gives you the Speed

network

Reliable Killer DoubleShot Pro This motherboard comes with both Killer E3100 2.5G Ethernet & WiFi 6E solution, the enhanced detection and prioritization engine provides the ultimate networking experience for gaming and multimedia applications.
Killer DoubleShot Pro allows the use of both the Killer Wireless and Killer Ethernet interfaces work at the same time which will give the max throughput as high as 4.9 Gbps, it automatically utilizes the fastest network connection for high priority traffic, that will always be put on the fastest and most reliable link.

ASRock is your Trustworthy Ally

features

ASRock Graphics Card HolderInstall your heavy graphics card on the holder; connect it to your motherboard and chassis with screws. Flexibly slide up and down to perfectly adjust the height required for your graphics card in place.

features

Wireless Dongle USB BracketPlace your wireless dongle as far away as possible to prevent the noise impact between the devices on 2.4GHz data spectrum, this Wireless Dongle USB Bracket aids you on building your PC without interference.

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Real-time AdjustmentsOptimized FAN design for the better heat dissipation. You can choose bundled 3CM high performance fan, or upgrade to your own 4CM fan for better cooling and silence performance.
*3CM fan and 4CM fan bracket included.

Super-Fast Thunderbolt™ Technology

features

Thunderbolt™ 4/USB4 Type-CThe technology brings speed and versatility to the most advanced USB Type-C, offering a fast and simple level of connection for work or home. It enables lightning-fast data transfer up to 40Gbps and connects external monitors, Thunderbolt™, and USB devices with a single Thunderbolt 4 cable.

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Fast Charging TechnologyEnjoy the superfast charging rate, up to [email protected] 27W with the next generation PD 3.0.
*Actual charging rate may differ between devices.

Specifications
Core Specifications
Edition Z690 Taichi
Form Factor ATX
CPU Socket 1700
Chipset Intel Z690
RAM Memory Support
Memory Type DDR5
Memory Channel Dual (2)
Memory Type (ECC) Non-ECC
Memory Type (R/U)  
Memory Speed (Mhz) DDR5 - 6400+(OC)
Max. Memory Capacity 128GB (4x32GB)
Audio
Audio Realtek ALC S1220A 7.1 HD Audio
Graphics Support
Primary GPU Interface PCIe 5.0 (x16)
NVIDIA SLI Support N/A
AMD CrossFire Support N/A
Integrated Graphics Requires Processor Graphics or Discrete GPU
On-Board Graphics Connectors
  • HDMI 2.1
  • Thunderbolt 4
Internal Connectivity
Expansion Slots
  • 1 x M.2 Key E (Occupied by Wi-Fi Module)
  • 1 x M.2, 22-30/42/60/80, PCIe Gen3/SATA
  • 1 x M.2, 22-42/60/80, PCIe Gen4x4
  • 1 x M.2, 22-80, PCIe Gen4x4
  • 1 x PCIe 3.0 x1
  • 3 x PCIe 5.0 x16
  • 6 x SATA 6GB/s
SATA Support SATA3 / M.2
RAID Support via Intel® SATA RAID 0/1/10/5
Storage Mode Support
  • RAID 0
  • RAID 1
  • RAID 10
  • RAID 5
Internal I/O
  • 1 x 24-pin (Power)
  • 6 x 4-pin CHA_FAN connector
  • 1 x 4-pin CPU Fan Connector
  • 2 x 8-pin (Power)
  • 3 x Addressable Digital RGB Header
  • 4 x Chassis Water Pump/Fan Connector
  • 1 x Clear CMOS Button
  • 2 x CPU Water Pump/Fan Connector
  • 1 x Dr. Debug with LED
  • 1 x Front Panel Audio Header
  • 1 x Power Button with LED
  • 1 x Power LED / Speaker Header
  • 1 x Reset Button with LED
  • 1 x RGB LED connector
  • 1 x TPM (SPI_TPM) header
  • 2 x USB 2.0 Header
  • 3 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Header
  • 1 x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C Front Panel Header
  • 1 x VRM Heatsink Fan Header
External Connectivity
Network Interface Type
  • 802.11ax WiFi LAN
  • Wired 2.5 Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000/2500)
  • Wired Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000)
Network Chip/Modules
  • 1 x Intel® I219V (Gigabit LAN)
  • 1 x Intel®Wi-Fi 6E AX210 + BT5.2
  • 1 x Killer E3100G (2.5GbE LAN)
Rear I/O Connectors
  • 1 x Bass Speaker Out
  • 1 x BIOS Flashback Button
  • 1 x Central Speaker Out
  • 1 x HDMI 2.1
  • 1 x Line In
  • 1 x Line Out
  • 1 x Mic-In
  • 1 x Rear Speaker Out
  • 2 x RJ-45 with LED
  • 1 x S/PDIF-Out (Optical)
  • 2 x Thunderbolt 4
  • 4 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A
  • 2 x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-A
  • 2 x USB 4 Type-C / PD / DP / TB4
  • 2 x WiFi Antenna connectors
Additional Specifications
Water Cooled No
Cooling Passive Heatsinks
QPI Speed N/A
Board Dimensions 305 x 224 mm
Note  
Additional Information
Scan Code LN121055
Model Number 90-MXBGV0-A0UAYZ
GTIN 4710483936098
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
36 months
Type:
Return to base
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
36 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
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ASRock Intel Z690 Taichi ATX Motherboard
ASRock Intel Z690 Taichi ATX Motherboard