Biostar launches Z690-A Silver motherboard for Intel 12th Gen Core series

Published: Apr 18th 2022, 07:48 GMT   Comments

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18th April 2022 Taipei, Taiwan – BIOSTAR, a leading manufacturer of motherboards, graphics cards, and storage devices today, unveils the brand-new Z690A-SILVER motherboard.

Designed to unleash the maximum potential of Intel® Alder Lake Z690 chipset, the Z690A-SILVER motherboard brings shiny new features to your desktop, packed with raw unhindered potential.

PCIe 5.0 takes center stage on the Z690A-SILVER motherboard, with data transfer rates reaching 128Gb/s. Extract maximum performance from the latest graphics cards with PCIe 5.0 backed by Intel’s all-powerful 12th gen processors. Take your gaming to the next level with BIOSTAR’s all new Z690A-SILVER motherboard.

The Z690A-SILVER motherboard supports up to 4 DIMMs of high-speed DDR4 RAMs capable of overclocking numbers exceeding 5000+Mhz (O.C). Furthermore, features like PCIe M.2 4.0, USB 3.2 GEN2 TYPE-A, and C bring excellent utility for users.

BIOSTAR promises superior hardware safety for all components supported by their heavy-duty 70A Dr.MOS and proprietary Digital PWM technology designed to keep all hardware components safe while providing efficient, stable current throughout the motherboard.

When it comes to styling, the Z690A-SILVER motherboard carries signature design elements from its predecessors, like the elegant silver and black color pallet, which is a fan favorite.

Furthermore, The “LED ROCK ZONE- RGB SYNC” technology allows users a full range of RGB lights customizability. Using VIVID LED DJ software, users can personalize the light effects on the motherboard as well as externally connected RGB light strips that can be easily installed to the motherboard using the provided 5V and 12V headers.

BIOS EZ MODE is an added benefit for average users, allowing them to make decisive edits to the BIOS system painless and risk-free. Meanwhile, BIOSTAR’s latest driver utility tool, “Smart-Update” helps users install and update drivers with just a few clicks in relative ease on the official website.

The Z690A-SILVER packs all the essentials in its rear I/O panel. Designed with 8 USB ports consisting of 1 x USB 3.2 (Gen2) Type-C Port, 5 x USB 3.2 (Gen2) Ports, and 2 x USB 2.0 ports for extremely versatile compatibility with any USB device. Furthermore, a single 1 x PS/2 Keyboard / Mouse Port provides extra connectivity to connect an older device to the system.

Additionally, 2 x WiFi Antenna ports that support WiFi 6 and a single LAN port powered by Realtek RTL8125B chipset are readily available for faster internet connectivity.

A single DVI-D port, a DP-Out port, and an HDMI 2.0 port capable of supporting up to 4k vivid crystal clear images provide essential video output capability paired with three powerful audio ports controlled by the ALC1220 chipset, the Z690A-SILVER motherboard is capable of providing unparalleled immersive audio-visual experience.

In conclusion, the Z690A-SILVER motherboard brings some of the best technology in a cost-efficient package. Gamers and content creators can extract all the utility and technology packed into this motherboard for an extreme edge in their desired use at an unbelievable price point. Stylish in design, powerful in the making, the Z690A-SILVER is truly a beauty and a beast, all in one comprehensive package.

Z690A-SILVER Ver. 5.x Specifications

  • Supports 12th Generation Intel Core™ Processor
  • Intel Z690 single chip architecture
  • Supports 4-DIMM DDR4- 1866/ 2133/ 2400/ 2666/ 2800/ 2933 3200/ 3600(OC)/ 3800(OC)/ 4000(OC)/ 4133(OC)/4333(OC)/ 5000+(OC) up to 128 GB Memory
  • Supports PCIe 5.0
  • Supports PCIe M.2 4.0 (64Gb/s)
  • Supports Intel Optane Technology
  • Supports HDMI 2.0
  • Supports 2.5 GbE LAN
  • Supports USB 3.2 Gen2 Type C
  • Support WiFi 6 & 6E module (No WiFi card included)

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