Scan code: LN125438 Manufacturer code: TUF GAMING B550M-E

ASUS AMD B550 TUF GAMING B550M-E Micro-ATX Motherboard

ASUS TUF GAMING B550M-E, AMD B550, AM4, DDR4, SATA3, PCIe 4.0, Dual M.2, GbE, USB 3.2 Gen2 A, Micro-ATX

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Scan code: LN125438 Manufacturer code: TUF GAMING B550M-E
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TUF GAMING B550M-E 3rd Generation Ryzen M-ATX Motherboard from ASUS

B550M-E

Durable. Stable. Reliable. Meet The TUF GAMING B550M-E from ASUS, perfect for those who want solid performance in a smaller form factor. This motherboard supports 3rd generation AMD Ryzen processors and is ready to give you an unprecedented lightning fast speeds with support for PCI-E 4.0 technology. The TUF GAMING B550M-E distills essential elements of the latest AMD platform and combines them with game-ready features and proven durability. Engineered with military-grade components, an upgraded power solution and a comprehensive set of cooling options, this motherboard delivers rock-solid performance with unwavering gaming stability. When you build with a TUF Gaming motherboard, you also benefit from the TUF Gaming Alliance — an ASUS collaboration with trusted industry partners that ensures easier building, best compatibility, and complementary aesthetics from components to case. including the support for ASUS Aura Sync lighting to bring additional colours and lighting effects to your system allowing you to flex your creativity and personality with the B550M-E as a solid foundation.

AMD B550Chipset

AM4CPU Socket

3rd Gen RyzenCompatible CPUs

M-ATXForm Factor

New Upgraded Power Design

Stack Cool 3+

Stack cool3+2-ounce copper layers draw heat away from critical components to keep them at their optimal operating temperatures and provide more headroom to push CPUs beyond stock speeds.

TUF Components

TUF ComponentsUtilising a mixture of certified military-grade chokes delivering rock-steady CPU and proprietary capacitors providing up to a massive 20% more temperature tolerance and a 5x longer lifespan, ensures you receive a powerful, durable gaming experience.

Digi+ VRM

DIGI+ VRMThe 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.

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Cooler By Design

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1. VRM HeatsinkA large, high-mass heatsink with extensive surface that covers the VRM and choke areas improves heat dissipation.

2. M.2 HeatsinkThe M.2 heatsink keeps the M.2 SSD at the optimum operating temperature for consistent performance and reliability.

3. PCH HeatsinkMass and surface area of the heatsink is carefully designed and balanced to maximise thermal dissipation for the latest AMD B550 chipset.

The Latest Generation of Storage

4K Recording

PCIe 4.0 M.2 SlotThe TUF Gaming B550 series motherboards now boasts an incredible PCIe 4.0 M.2 slot supporting NVMe M.2 Storage between 42mm-80mm with transfer speeds of up to 64 GBPS effectively doubling the bandwidth of the previous PCIe 3.0 technology giving you maximum data transmission rates with lower latency meaning you can spend more time having fun getting blistering load speeds for your games and less time moving large files around.

Please Note

**The M.2_1 supports PCIe 4.0 and the M.2_2 supports PCIe 3.0.

The Software that gives you Complete Control

ASUS Armory CrateArmoury Crate is a new software utility designed to give you centralised control of supported gaming products. From a single intuitive interface, Armoury Crate lets you easily customise RGB lighting and effects for every compatible device in your arsenal and synchronise them with Aura Sync for unified system lighting effects. You can also turn on the AI Noise-Canceling Microphone function for crystal-clear in-game voice communication. 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.

Little Things Make a Big Difference

Trustworthy Stability and Compatibility 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.

DRAM Overcurrent Protection

DRAM Overcurrent ProtectionOn-board 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.

Stainless-Steel Back I/O

Stainless-Steel Back I/OTUF 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.

Stainless-Steel Back I/O

LANGuardTUF 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.

Outshine the Competition with ASUS Aura Sync

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

Breathe

Breathe

Colour cycle

Colour Cycle

CPU Temp

CPU Temperature

EQ Effect

Equaliser

Rainbow Effect

Rainbow

Stars Effect

Starry Night

Static Effect

Static

Strobing Effect

Strobing

Connections at your Fingertips

4K Recording
Specifications
Core Specifications
Edition TUF GAMING B550M-E
Form Factor MicroATX
CPU Socket AM4
Chipset AMD B550
RAM Memory Support
Memory Type DDR4
Memory Channel Dual (2)
Memory Type (ECC) ECC/Non-ECC
Memory Type (R/U) UDIMM (Unbuffered)
Memory Speed (Mhz)
  • DDR4 - 2133
  • DDR4 - 2400
  • DDR4 - 2666
  • DDR4 - 2800
  • DDR4 - 3000
  • DDR4 - 3200
  • DDR4 - 3466(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3600(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3866(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4000(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4400(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4466(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4600(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4800(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4866(OC)
Max. Memory Capacity 128GB
Audio
Audio Realtek ALC S1200A 7.1 HD Audio
Graphics Support
Primary GPU Interface PCIe 4.0 (x16)
NVIDIA SLI Support Not Supported
AMD CrossFire Support 2-Way CrossFire
Integrated Graphics Requires Processor Graphics or Discrete GPU
On-Board Graphics Connectors
  • D-Sub (VGA)
  • DisplayPort 1.2
  • HDMI 2.1
Internal Connectivity
Expansion Slots
  • 1 x M.2, 22-42/60/80, PCIe Gen3x4/SATA3
  • 1 x M.2, 22-42/60/80, PCIe Gen4x4/SATA
  • 2 x PCIe 3.0 x1
  • 1 x PCIe 4.0 x16
SATA Support SATA3
RAID Support via  
Storage Mode Support
  • RAID 0
  • RAID 1
  • RAID 10
Internal I/O
  • 1 x 24-pin (Power)
  • 2 x 4-pin CHA_FAN connector
  • 1 x 4-pin CPU Fan Connector
  • 1 x 4-pin CPU OPT Fan Connector
  • 1 x 8-pin (Power)
  • 2 x Aura Addressable Gen2 Header
  • 2 x Aura RGB Header
  • 1 x Clear CMOS Header
  • 1 x Front Panel Audio Header
  • 2 x M.2
  • 1 x S/PDIF-Out Header
  • 4 x SATA III - 6Gb/s
  • 1 x Serial (COM) Header
  • 1 x speaker header
  • 1 x System panel connector
  • 1 x TPM (SPI_TPM) header
  • 2 x USB 2.0 Header
  • 2 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Header
External Connectivity
Network Interface Type Wired Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000)
Network Chip/Modules 1 x Realtek (Gigabit LAN)
Rear I/O Connectors
  • 1 x 10/100/1000/2500 (LAN)
  • 1 x BIOS Flashback Button
  • 1 x D-Sub (VGA)
  • 1 x DisplayPort
  • 1 x HDMI
  • 1 x Headphone-Out
  • 1 x Line Out
  • 1 x Mic-In
  • 1 x PS/2 Keyboard/Mouse Combo
  • 1 x Rear Speaker Out
  • 1 x S/PDIF-Out (Optical)
  • 2 x USB 2.0
  • 2 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A
  • 2 x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-A
  • 1 x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C
Additional Specifications
Water Cooled No
Cooling Passive Heatsinks
QPI Speed N/A
Board Dimensions 244 x 244 mm
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Additional Information
Scan Code LN125438
Model Number TUF GAMING B550M-E
GTIN 4711081173397
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
36 months
Type:
Return to base
DOA Period:
28 days
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
ASUS
Telephone:
01442 265548
ASUS AMD B550 TUF GAMING B550M-E Micro-ATX Motherboard
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