Intel® Z490 LGA 1200 ATX motherboard for content creators features a 10G LAN card, onboard 2.5G Intel LAN, dual Thunderbolt™ 3 Type-C ports, dual M.2, USB 3.2 Gen 2 ports, SATA 6 Gbps Intel® LGA 1200 socket: Ready for 10th Gen Intel® Core™ processors Ultrafast connectivity: Two Thunderbolt™ 3 Type-C ports, two M.2, HYPER 10G LAN card and onboard 2.5G Intel® LAN provide power and speed Intelligent optimization: AI Overclocking, AI Cooling and CreationFirst automatically optimize CPU frequencies, fan speeds and network traffic for enhanced system performance and work efficiency Powerful performance: 12+2 DrMOS power stages, multi-GPU support and improved memory frequency and stability empower creativity Trusted stability: Tested for 24/7 dependability, validated for solid compatibility and equipped with SafeSlot for durability ProArt Creator Hub: Centralized software for one-stop monitoring and management of ASUS ProArt series products enables efficient content creation workflows Every aspect of ASUS ProArt motherboards is built to remove barriers and deliver optimal performance to content creators who work in 3D modeling and rendering, animation or media production. The series empowers you to concentrate on your creativity and expand what is possible. ULTRAFAST CONNECTIVITY FOR SEAMLESS SPEEDOnboard 2.5G Intel® Ethernet and optional 10G Ethernet card are both provided to boost cloud- and internet-based communication for accelerated workflow. A comprehensive set of high-performance I/O ports – including two Thunderbolt™ 3 Type-C ports – enable quick data transfer speeds and extensive storage options with flexible, hassle-free connectivity. Dual Thunderbolt™ 3 Type-C Ports Two Thunderbolt 3 Type-C ports deliver up to 40 Gbps of aggregate interface bandwidth for quickly completing tasks that involve data transfer. HYPER 10G LAN Card Designed to meet the high standards of content creators and power users, HYPER 10G LAN card is up to 10 times faster than standard Gigabit Ethernet. Onboard 2.5G Intel® Ethernet Featuring Intel® I225-V Ethernet, you can take advantage of the 2.5 Gigabit bandwidth to smoothly stream high-resolution videos and enjoy faster file transfers. Dual M.2 slots One M.2 slot supports SATA and PCIe® 3.0 x4 modes, and the other supports PCIe 3.0 x4 for NVMe, offering up to 32 Gbps data-transfer speeds and flexible M.2 interfaces. Dual Thunderbolt™ 3 Type-C Ports Each Thunderbolt 3 port supports DisplayPort 1.4 output and can daisy-chain to up to six devices, with 15 watts of power to fast-charge devices. ProArt Z490-CREATOR 10G features two Thunderbolt 3 ports, offering a total of up to 40 Gbps of aggregate interface bandwidth, which allows numerous devices to be connected to the motherboard at once with ultrafast data transfer speeds. INTELLIGENT OPTIMIZATIONASUS ProArt Z490-CREATOR 10G offers simple and flexible tools that enhance almost every aspect of your content-creation system, giving you the fast, intuitive control needed for efficient workflow. It features dynamic automated tuning with AI overclocking and AI cooling, in addition to CreationFirst software, which prioritizes and optimizes your network traffic for faster, lag-free online work.