SUPERO Pro Gaming C9Z490-PGW

LGA 1200 Intel Z490 DDR4 M.2 WIFI 6 10G LAN USB 3.2 ATX Motherboard for 10th Gen Intel® Core™ Processors
Infused Server DNA – SUPERO motherboards are designed like our world famous server motherboards with rigorous testing methods that guarantees durability and stability
Built-in Intel® Wi-Fi 6 (Gig+) and 10G LAN increases data throughput up to 10x faster than a single gigabit connection and nearly 3X faster wireless speeds than the last generation Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac). This will enable you to experience quick file downloads and more responsive performance.
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15µ Gold Plated Single CPU socket H4 (LGA 1200)
supports 10th Gen Intel® Core™, Pentium™, Celeron™ Processors
4 DDR4-4000+ MHz(OC) non-ECC UDIMM up to 128GB
1x DisplayPort 1.4
1x HDMI 2.0a
1x Aquantia® AQC107 10 Gbit LAN port
2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (Type A)
1x Intel® i219V Gbit Ethernet LAN port
4x USB 3.2 Gen.2 (1x Type C + 2x Type A (Rear), 1x Type A (header))
1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type A and a USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Type C
Clear CMOS button
Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201 + Bluetooth 5.1
RealTek ALC 1220 HD 7.1 Audio
4x PCIe 3.0 x16 slots
(x16/NA/x16/NA) or (x8/x8/x8/x8)
2x M.2 [M-key, PCIe 3.0 x4] support RAID 0,1 (1x 2260/2280/22110 and 1x 2260/2280)
1x PCIe 3.0 x1 slot
4x SATA3 ports (supports RAID 0,1,5,10)
horizontal front panel header
Status LED for troubleshooting
Download the AMI status codes
Ultimate High-end Desktop Board

The SUPERO Pro Gaming series blows gamer’s expectations out of the water with top tier performance and a range of features that will get you to a higher level than ever before. Our C9Z490-PGW motherboard is fully loaded with our latest SUPERO Booster overclocking software, multiple high speed storage options including M.2, and the fastest wired and wireless networking technologies. If you are looking for the best high-end desktop motherboard, go with SUPERO C9Z490-PGW.

Server Quality

Infused with server DNA, SUPERO motherboards offer unmatched reliability and durability paired with premium gaming features. Top shelf components optimize efficiency and improve thermal performance, enabling SUPERO motherboards to survive in treacherous environments where others have perished. As the backbone of your system, SUPERO motherboards offer the latest and greatest hardware implemented through world-class engineering, providing the quality you deserve with the features you desire.

Intel® 10th Gen Ready!

The 10th Gen Intel® Core™ CPUs are here! Are you ready to take on every task whether it is gaming, VR, or product design? The computing power of the 10 Cores- Intel® 10th Gen Core™ CPU is so powerful that it screams for more challenges!

Enterprise Grade – VRM

Enterprise Grade means a longer lifetime of cooler functionality, higher efficiency and the ability to scale up to meet the needs of your business. Our integrated VRMs typically used on workstation products are now on the C9Z490-PGW motherboard which will ensure you have the best experience possible.


Our slots are fortified with reinforced metal that significantly improves the connection between our SuperO motherboards and your peripherals.

Quad PCIe x16 slots

Maximizes your GPU power! With the power of up to 4 full-length, double-width graphics cards coupled with the bandwidth of the embedded PLX chip, you’ll get the most immersive gaming experience out there! Supporting DirectX12 and CrossFireX™ you’ll be blasting through every 2D, 3D animation, and VR adventure on the market! Our solutions also offer the stability needed for enterprise application such as High-Frequency Trading, and AI/Inference initiations.

Lightning Fast Storage

Push for the highest performance! We include the latest NVME storage options, two M.2 slots ports on the C9Z490-PGW motherboard. We offer RAID 0 or 1 with the inclusion of supporting Intel® Optane™ memory, giving you even more flexibility within your system. We also include heatspreaders for both the M.2 slots to keep your drives cooler without compromising your performance.

Always Connected! - 10G + Wi-Fi 6

10G + Wi-Fi 6! When you are on the road or on the move our SUPERO motherboards will have the best network connectivity options. The C9Z490-PGW motherboard is equipped with gigabit LAN, 3X speed ~ 1.7 gigabit/sec wireless transmission, and 10G LAN (which is 10x the maximum data throughput of single gigabit)!

Dual 4K 60Hz Displays

DisplayPort + HDMI 2.0a equals dual 4K Displays! SUPERO made sure that anyone who is running our C9Z490-PGW motherboard will have the latest DisplayPort 1.4 and HDMI 2.0a technologies built directly into the I/O. This combination will give you up to two simultaneous ultra-high definition displays without having to opt for a separate graphics card!

Double the bandwidth

Pumping out at a maximum of 20 Gb/s throughput, the C9Z490-PGW comes with the latest USB standard, USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 in Type C port for future-proof connectivity.

SUPERO Booster

Sit in the driver’s seat to monitor, tweak, and fine tune every part of your system! You have the ability to overclock and adjust the CPU, memory speeds, voltages, and fan speeds on the fly. The SUPERO Booster gives you the ability to control your destiny and succeed.

C9Z490-PGW Specifications

Product SKU C9Z490-PGW
Form Factor ATX
Dimensions 12" x 9.6", (30.48cm x 24.4 cm)
Processor Support 10th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor Family (LGA-1200)
Memory Capacity 4 DDR4-4000+ MHz(OC) non-ECC UDIMM up to 128GB
Memory Type 2933/2666/2400/2133/1866/1600MHz Non-ECC DDR4 SDRAM 72-bit 288-pin UDIMM
DIMM Sizes 32GB, 16GB, 8GB, 4GB
Memory Voltage 1.2V
Chipset Intel® Z490 Chipset
On-Board SATA 4x SATA3 ports (RAID 0, 1, 5, 10)
On-Board Audio RealTek ALC1220 High Definition Audio
Network Controllers 1x 1GB LAN (Intel® i219V) 1x 10Gb LAN Port (Aquantia AQC 107) Wi-Fi 6 + Bluetooth 5.1
LAN 1x RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet LAN port 1x RJ45 10Gb Ethernet LAN port
USB 1 USB3.2 Gen.2x2(20Gb) 20Gb), Type C 4 USB3.2 Gen.2 x1(10Gb), 1 Type C, 2 Type A, and 1 Type C header 4 USB3.2 Gen.1 (5Gb), 2 Type A, 2 by header
Input/Output Audio 7.1 HD Jacks Optical S/PDIF out
Display 1 DisplayPort 1.4 + 1 HDMI 2.0a
Serial Port / Header 1x COM port (header)
Temperature Monitoring for CPU and chassis environment CPU thermal trip support FC temperature sensing logic Thermal Monitor 2 (TM2) support PECI
PCI-Express 4 PCI-E 3.0 x16 + 1 PCI-E 3.0 x1 slots 2 M.2 (PCI-E 3.0 x4, 2260/2280 + 2260/2280/22110) (M-Key for SSD, Intel® Optane Ready, RAID 0, 1)
BIOS Type 256Mb SPI Flash EEPROM with AMI BIOS
BIOS Features DMI (SMBIOS) 3.0 ACPI 6.0 USB Keyboard support
Software SuperDoctor® V Watch Dog SUPERO Booster
Power Configurations ACPI Power Management Keyboard Wakeup from Soft-Off CPU Fan auto-off in sleep mode Power-on mode for AC power recovery
Voltage +12V, +3.3V, +5V, 1.05 (PCH), 1.2V (VDIMM), 3.3V standby, Chassis intrusion header, Monitors CPU voltages, VBAT
FAN Total of 5 fan headers supporting up to 5 fans 5 fans with tachometer status monitoring Status monitor for speed control Status monitor for on/off control Low noise fan speed control Pulse Width Modulated (PWM) fan connectors
LED CPU / System Overheat LED Suspend static indicator LED
Other Features Chassis intrusion detection Chassis intrusion header TPM Header (TCG 1.2/2.0) RoHS
Internal I/O Ports 1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector 1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector 2 x CPU fan header 3 x System fan headers 1 x Chassis Optional/Water Pump Fan Connector 2 x USB 2.0 header for 4 ports 1 x USB 3.2 Gen.2 header 1 x USB 3.2 Gen.1 (5Gb) header 2 x M.2 (PCIe 3.0 x4, 2260/2280 + 2260/2280/22110) 1 x Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201 + Bluetooth 5.1 WiFi module 4 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors 1 x COM port header 1 x TPM header 1 x Clear CMOS button 1 x Power button 1 x Reset button 1 x Diagnostic LED 1 x FP Audio Header 1 x System Panel 1 x Chassis intrusion header


C9Z490-PGW wins Funkykit editor's choice award

SuperO C9Z490-PGW is a unique and well-designed motherboard. Its server origins are evident, giving us high stability and excellent performance. Having said that, the more advanced configurations in the BIOS may cause issues with some users. There is however, an easy mode that is suitable for less advanced users. Enthusiasts and overclockers should feel great with various settings in BIOS/UEFI.

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