Scan code: LN118060 Manufacturer code: 131-CL-E499-KR

EVGA Intel Z490 DARK E-ATX Motherboard

EVGA Z490 DARK Motherboard, S 1200, DDR4, SATA3, 3x M.2, 1x U.2, WiFi 6 /BT 5.1, 2.5GbE, USB 3.2 Gen2, E-ATX

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Scan code: LN118060 Manufacturer code: 131-CL-E499-KR
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Product Overview


Nothing will stop the return of the EVGA DARK motherboards. The EVGA Z490 DARK comes packaged with an 18-phase power design, right-angled connectors, and an Intel® 2.5 GbE NIC to ensure that the only limitation of your Z490 DARK is your imagination. But we don’t need to tell you what the DARK looks like; we’ll simply tell you what it is: The Z490 DARK is a masterwork of design and engineering, to bring you the best performance and stability available on the Z490 chipset.

The EVGA Z490 Motherboards are here

Powered by the latest 10th Generation Intel® Core i9 processors, these motherboards put the power back in your hands. Game, stream, create, work, or just browse the web – these motherboards will be front and center to handle everything you can throw at them.

Features for Every System Builder

The EVGA Z490 motherboards were crafted from the ground up with the features every system builder expects from a top-notch motherboard these days, and these motherboards do not disappoint:

• Dual M.2 slots w/ Intel® Optane® Support: EVGA Z490 motherboards are equipped with two M.2 110mm Key-M slots for NVMe SSDs.
• ARGB/RGB Headers: Configure up to 125 LEDs on the onboard ARGB header via EVGA ELEET X1!
• 7.1 Channel Realtek Audio + EVGA NU Audio FPH: Experience high-fidelity surround, or unleash hard-to-drive headphones through the front panel.
• NVIDIA® SLI® Ready with Metal Reinforced PCIe Slots: Go worry-free when installing large and heavy graphics cards.

Features that Gamers Need

Gamers and enthusiasts also expect more from EVGA motherboards, such as overclocking, stability, next-gen features and a reliable BIOS. The EVGA Z490 motherboards are more than up for the task:

• USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C Header: A modern feature for modern cases.
• Switchable BIOS: Setup multiple BIOS profiles to quickly switch between 24/7 and OC profiles.
• Dual 80 port Temp/Voltage monitors: Monitor everything in real-time! Configure the boxes in the BIOS to display what you need to see.
• USB BIOS Update Port: Flash your BIOS without a CPU or entering the BIOS.
• EVGA GUI BIOS with OC Robot: Use the latest GUI UEFI/BIOS to quickly set overclocks and stress test in the BIOS!


EVGA Z490 motherboards feature EVGA ELEET X1, the next generation of motherboard tuning utilities. Featuring a brand new UI, completely new codebase, and simple to use interface, EVGA motherboards have never been easier to overclock or monitor.


• Highly-Efficient 18 Phase Digital VRM
• Intel® Optane™ Memory Ready
• Onboard ARGB and RGB Headers controlled through EVGA ELEET X1
• New Integrated EVGA Wireless Module with Intel Dual-band WiFi 6 / BT5.0 with external antenna
• Realtek 7.1 Channel HD Audio + EVGA NU Audio
• 150% Increased Socket Gold Content
• Reinforced PCIe slots
• EVGA's Latest GUI BIOS Featuring OC Robot and In-BIOS Stress Testing
• SPI flashing via USB allows you to flash your BIOS without a CPU
• SafeBoot button resets the motherboard and goes into the BIOS with last known good settings without clearing CMOS
• Slow Mode switch locks CPU multiplier to lowest possible setting to allow users to switch between max OC and low speeds in real-time.
• Onboard Temperature and Voltage Monitoring
• Onboard Clear CMOS, Power and Reset Buttons
• Dual EVGA Probe-It Connectors
• PCIe Disable Switches
• Triple BIOS Support
• EVGA ELEET X1 Software Support

Core Specifications
Edition EVGA Z490 DARK
Form Factor E-ATX
CPU Socket 1200
Chipset Intel Z490
RAM Memory Support
Memory Type DDR4
Memory Channel Dual (2)
Memory Type (ECC) N/A
Memory Type (R/U)  
Memory Speed (Mhz)
  • DDR4 - 2133
  • DDR4 - 2400
  • DDR4 - 2666
  • DDR4 - 2933
  • DDR4 - 3000(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3200(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3300(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3333(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3400(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3466(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3600(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3733(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3866(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4000(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4133(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4200(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4266(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4300(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4400(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4533(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4600(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4800(OC)
Max. Memory Capacity 64GB
Audio Realtek ALC1220 7.1 HD Audio
Graphics Support
Primary GPU Interface PCIe 3.0 (x16)
NVIDIA SLI Support 2-Way SLi
AMD CrossFire Support N/A
Integrated Graphics  
On-Board Graphics Connectors Mini DisplayPort
Internal Connectivity
Expansion Slots
  • 1 x M.2 Key E Vertical (Supports WiFi Modules)
  • 2 x M.2 Key M/E, 32Gbps (M)
  • 3 x PCIe 3.0 x16
  • 1 x PCIe 3.0 x4
  • 1 x U.2 PCIe Gen3x4
SATA Support SATA3
RAID Support via Intel® SATA RAID 0/1/10/5
Storage Mode Support
  • RAID 0
  • RAID 1
  • RAID 10
  • RAID 5
Internal I/O
  • 6 x 4-pin CHA_FAN connector
  • 2 x 4-pin CPU Fan Connector
  • 1 x 8-pin (Power)
  • 8 x SATA III - 6Gb/s
  • 3 x USB 2.0 Header
  • 1 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Header
External Connectivity
Network Interface Type
  • Wired 2.5 Gigabit LAN
  • Wired Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000)
Network Chip/Modules
  • 1 x Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201 (ax WiFi, BT5.1)
  • 1 x Intel® I219 (Gigabit LAN)
  • 1 x Intel® I225V (2.5GbE LAN)
  • 1 x Realtek RTL8125 (2.5G LAN)
Rear I/O Connectors
  • 1 x 10/100/1000 (LAN)
  • 1 x 10/100/1000/2500 (LAN)
  • 1 x 7.1 Audio I/O
  • 1 x DisplayPort
  • 1 x Mini DisplayPort
  • 1 x S/PDIF-Out (Optical)
  • 2 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A
  • 5 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 277 x 305 mm
Additional Information
Scan Code LN118060
Model Number 131-CL-E499-KR
GTIN 4250812436726

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EVGA Intel Z490 DARK E-ATX Motherboard
EVGA Intel Z490 DARK E-ATX Motherboard