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ASRock Z790 PG SONIC – Intel Z790 Chipset (Socket LGA1700) DDR5 PCIe 5.0 ATX Motherboard

  • Chipset: Intel Z790
  • CPU Socket: LGA1700
  • Supported CPU: Intel 12th & 13th Gen
  • Memory Slots: 4
  • PCIe Gen 5 X16 Slots: 1
  • Form Factor: ATX

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MPN: Z790 PG SONIC SKU: MB-ASRZ790-PGSONIC

GTIN: 4710483941009

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Product Description

The ASRock Z790 PG SONIC, an officially licensed motherboard featuring SEGA’s Sonic the Hedgehog. A 16-bit spinning ring emblazons the rear IO cover, while on the rear side you’ll even catch a glimpse of Sonic mid-run. The ASRock Z790 PG SONIC motherboard is co-launched to celebrate the release of SEGA’s new Sonic Frontiers game.

Designed to bring back epic memories of catching rings in Green Hill Zone, the motherboard echoes Sonic’s lightning speed with its fast blue and silver shards and Sonic silhouette.

Specifications

  • Chipset: Intel Z790
  • CPU Socket: LGA1700
  • Supported CPU: Intel 12th & 13th Gen
  • Memory Slots: 4
  • PCIe Gen 5 X16 Slots: 1
  • Form Factor: ATX
  • 14+1+1 Phase Power Design
  • 1 HDMI, 1 DisplayPort
  • Realtek ALC897 Audio Codec
  • 1 Blazing M.2 (PCIe Gen5x4), 4 Hyper M.2 (PCIe Gen4x4)
  • 8 SATA3
  • Killer 2.5G LAN

Intel Z790

Chipset

LGA1700

Socket

Gen 5.0

PCIe

ATX

Form Factor

About the ASRock Z790 PG SONIC Motherboard

ASRock Z790 PG SONIC Box View
ASRock Z790 PG SONIC Flat Rear View

Sonic the Hedgehog

The “Ring” is an object that appears in the Sonic the Hedgehog series. Though of unknown origin, Rings can be found everywhere on earth and other places beyond time and space, as well as motherboards! Besides the motherboard outlook is designed around the Sonic the Hedgehog theme, the ASRock Z790 PG SONIC also features a SONIC-inspired UEFI BIOS interface. On the PCB back side you’ll even catch a glimpse of Sonic mid-run.

14+1+1 Phase Design

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. 2 ounce copper inner layers that provide stable signal traces and power shapes! Delivering lower temperature and higher energy efficiency for overclocking.

ASRock Z790 PG SONIC Flat Front View

ASRock Z790 PG SONIC Angled Front View

Blazing M.2 (PCIe Gen5 x4)

Accommodates the latest PCI Express 5.0 standard to perform twice the bandwidth compared to previous generation, with a breathtaking 128Gb/s transfer speed. Multi-layer m.2 heatsink lowers the temperature of your high-speed SSD to perform better and more stably.

PCIe 5.0 + SMT

Compares to conventional DIP style PCIe slot, the SMT type PCIe slot improves signal flow and maximise 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.

ASRock Z790 PG SONIC Angled Front View
ASRock Z790 PG SONIC Cover View

Lightning Gaming Ports

ASRock Z790 PG SONIC is aimed for die hard gamers and enthusiasts! Lightning Gaming Ports are sourced from two different controller interfaces that assist gamers in connecting the high speed mice/keyboard with the lower jitter and latency!

DDR5 Memory

The 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.

DDR5 XMP & EXPO Support

ASRock Z790 PG SONIC is built with 6-Layer PCB, 2OZ copper inner layer design, enthusiasts are able to enjoy the boost of DDR5 memory overclocking performance up to 6400MHz and beyond by enabling the pre-tested profiles.

Polychrome SYNC

In addition to the built-in RGB illumination, the ASRock Z790 PG SONIC 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.

ASRock Z790 PG SONIC Box View
ASRock Z790 PG SONIC Cover View

Killer 2.5G Networking

The Killer E3100 2.5 Gbps Ethernet controller is designed specically for competitive gamers and performance-hungry users. The enhanced detection and prioritisation engine provides the ultimate networking experience for gaming and multimedia applications.

USB Type-C

The 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.

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.

Product Specifications

Storage Interface
M.2 Sockets

5

SATA Ports

8

Networking
Bluetooth

No

Wi-Fi

No

On-Board LAN

Yes

LAN Ports

Killer E3100G 2.5 Gigabit LAN

Motherboard
Chipset

Z790

Power Phases

14 + 1 +1

Form Factor

ATX

Motherboard Height

305mm

Motherboard Width

244mm

Memory
Maximum memory

128GB

Max supported memory speeds

6800+ MHz (OC)

Memory slots

4

Supported memory types

DDR5

Internal I/O Connectors
Front Audio Panel Connector

Yes

On-Board USB2.0 Headers

2

On-Board USB3.0 Headers

1

RGB Headers

1 x RGB LED Header
3 x Addressable LED Headers

On-Board USB3.0 Type C Headers

1

Expansion Slots
PCIe Gen 3.0 x1 Slots

1

PCIe Gen 4.0 x16 Slots

1

PCIe Gen 5.0 x16 Slots

1

CPU
CPU Brand

Intel

CPU Socket

LGA1700

Supported CPU

12th Gen Intel Core processors
13th Gen Intel Core Processors

On-Board Video

Yes (requires CPU with integrated graphics chip)

Back Panel Connectors
Audio Jacks

3

DisplayPort

Yes

HDMI Port

Yes

LAN Ports

Killer E3100G 2.5 Gigabit LAN

USB C Ports

1

USB 2.0 Ports

2

USB 3 Ports

6

Audio
On-Board Audio

Realtek ALC897 codec

Audio Channels

7.1

General Information
SKU

MB-ASRZ790-PGSONIC

MPN

Z790 PG SONIC

GTIN

4710483941009

Weight

2 kg

Dimensions

35 × 30 × 10 cm

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