Best Gaming Motherboard for Intel Core i7-10700K

Looking for recommended gaming motherboards for Intel Core i7-10700K (Amazon/B&H/Newegg) ? We have tested and reviewed latest best selling gaming motherboards, and below are top recommended ones for Intel Core i7-10700K:

ASUS ROG MAXIMUS XII EXTREME (WiFi 6) – Check Price at Amazon/B&H Photo Video/Newegg

Features:

  • Intel LGA 1200 socket: Designed to unleash the maximum performance of 10th Gen Intel Core processors
  • Extreme Power Solution: features 16 infineon TDA21490 power stages, each rated to handle 90 amps, high-quality alloy chokes and durable capacitors
  • Superb Thermal Design: Extra-large heatsinks for VRM, chipset and M.2 slots, solid steel backplate, multiple fan headers and a bundled fan extension card, features AI cooling to balance thermals and acoustics by reducing fan speeds and maintaining a 5 Celsius delta
  • Fastest Gaming Connectivity: Intel WiFi 6 AX201 (802.11 ax), Dual Ethernet with Marvell AQtion 10Gb and Intel 2.5Gb Ethernet with LANGaurd technology, Quad M.2 slots with Dimm.2, 2x USB 3.2 Gen 2×2 front panel connectors
  • Unmatched Personalization: 2” Livedash OLED, ASUS-exclusive Aura Sync RGB lighting, including RGB headers and Gen 2 addressable headers.
  • Industry-leading Gaming Audio: High fidelity audio with the SupremeFX S1220A codec, DTS Sound Unbound and Sonic Studio III draws you deeper into the game action
  • Exclusive ROG Bundle: 1x Fan Extension Card II , 1x ThunderboltEX 3-TR Card, 1x Fan bracket, 1x ROG assistant Fan( 40mm), 1x ROG multi-bit screwdriver come with the motherboard package

MSI MEG Z490 GODLIKE – Check Price at Amazon/B&H Photo Video/Newegg

Features:

  • Supports 10th Generation Intel Core / Pentium Gold / Celeron Processors for LGA 1200 socket
  • Supports dual channel DDR4 memory up to 128GB total (5000MHz)
  • Triple Turbo M.2 with double-side M.2 Shield Frozr – transfer speeds of up to 32 GB/s bandwidth, with M.2 XPANDER-Z GEN4 S accessory card adds two additional M.2 slots
  • 2x Thunderbolt 3 ports on the rear panel provide up to 40GB/s transfer speed. Supports daisy chain configurations and 4K displays.
  • On-board 10G super LAN plus 2.5G LAN with Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
  • Frozr Heatsink designed with active cooling, Double Ball Bearings, Zero Frozr Technology, and MOSFET Backplates for high-performance heat dissipation

GIGABYTE Z490 AORUS XTREME – Check Price at Amazon/Newegg

Features:

 

  • Supports 10th Gen Intel Core Series Processors
  • 16 Phases Digital VRM with 90A Smart Power Stage
  • Next Generations VRM Cooling Fins Array and Direct Touch Heatpipe with Nanocarbon coating
  • NanoCarbon Baseplate
  • Shielded Xtreme Memory Design with Tantalum Polymer Capacitors Array
  • Dual Channel Non-ECC Unbuffered DDR4, 4 DIMMs
  • AQUANTIA 10GbE LAN + Intel 2.5 GbE LAN
  • 3 x M.2 AORUS Next Generation Thermal Guard
  • Intel WiFi 6 and Bluetooth 5 2×2 with AORUS Antennas
  • AMP UP Audio ALC1220-VB2 with ESS Sabre ES9018K2M Rear Audio DAC and ESS Sabre ES9218 Front Audio DAC
  • RGB Fusion 2.0
  • Smart Fan 5 Hybrid Fan Headers with smart fan functions (Fan Stop, PWM Controls, Noise Detection)
  • Rear 4 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type A, 2 x Thunderbolt 3 Type C, 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type A, 2 x USB 2.0
  • Front 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type C, 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1, 4 x USB 2.0
  • Integrated I/O Shield
  • Q-Flash Plus Update BIOS Without Installing CPU, Memory or GPU
  • Intel Thunderbolt 3, AORUS Fan Commander

 

ASRock Z490 AQUA – Check Price at Amazon/Newegg

Features:

  • Supports 10th Gen and future generation Intel Core Processors (Socket 1200)
  • Supports DDR4 5000MHz+ (OC)
  • 3 PCIe 3.0 x16, 2 PCIe 2.0 x1
  • NVIDIA Quad SLI, AMD 3-Way CrossFireX
  • 7.1 CH HD Audio (Realtek ALC1220 Audio Codec)
  • ESS SABRE9218DAC (130dB SNR) + WIMA Audio Caps
  • 8 SATA3, 1 Ultra M.2 (PCIe Gen3 x4), 2 Ultra M.2 (PCIe Gen3 x4 & SATA3)
  • 2 Intel Thunderbolt 3 Type-C
  • 5 USB 3.2 Gen2 10Gb/s (Front: 1 Type-C, Rear: 1 Type-C, 3 Type-A)
  • 8 USB 3.2 Gen1 (4 Front, 4 Rear)
  • AQUANTIA 10 Gigabit LAN + Wi-Fi 6 802.11ax (2.4Gbps) + Dragon 2.5 Gigabit LAN
  • Status OLED + Polychrome SYNC

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