As it nears Intel Alder Lake, the leak will wreck more and more surprises the Blue team and motherboard makers have in mind. One of the following Asus Z690 motherboards for smaller billing PCs has surfaced, revealing two separate EU pricing leaks for several Asus and Asrock motherboards. Needless to say, it won't be cheap, but there are many options for people who are still willing to upgrade but not willing to beat the bank in the process.
The upcoming Asus Z690 motherboards debuted at Canadian retailers earlier this month, providing clues to our pricing predictions. The cheapest models range in price from $220 to $240, higher models with a more powerful phase design cost more than $600, while the price difference between DDR4 and DDR5 compatible will be around $10.Supported Memory Model EUR Price CAD Price in USD Price of Asus ROG Maximus Z690 Extreme Glacial DDR5 1969.83 Euro? ? Asus ROG Maximus Z690 Extreme DDR5 1107.49 Euro? ? Asus ROG Maximus Z690 Formula DDR5 737.92 Euro? ? Asus ROG Maximus Z690 Apex DDR5 676.32 €? ? Asus ROG Maximus Z690 Hero DDR5 €614.72 €789 €626 Asus ROG STRIX Z690-E Gaming WiFi DDR5 €590.08? ? Asus PROART Z690-CREATOR WiFi DDR5 €503.85? ? Asus ROG STRIX Z690-I Gaming WiFi DDR5 €444.40? ? ASUS ROG STRIX Z690-G Gaming WiFi DDR5 357.75 Euro? ? ASUS ROG STRIX Z690-F Gaming WiFi DDR5? $511 $405 Asus ROG STRIX Z690-A Gaming WiFi DDR5? $447 $355 Asus TUF Gaming Z690-PLUS WiFi D4 DDR4? $371 Asus PRIME Z690-A DDR5 €320.61 €383 $304 Asus PRIME Z690-P WiFi DDR5 €295.86 $319 $253 Asus PRIME Z690-P WiFi D4 DDR4 €283.48 $307 $244 Asus PRIME Z690-P 29293 D4 DDR4 246.34 €281 $223 Asrock Z690 TAICHI ATX 4 DDR5 €472.82? ? Asrock Z690 PG VELOCITA ATX 4 DDR5 343.38 €? ? Asrock Z690 EXTREME DDR5 229.52 €? ? Asrock Z690 STEEL LEGEND ATX 4 DDR4 €211.17? ? Asrock Z690 PG RIPTIDE ATX 4 DDR4 180.88 €? ? Asrock Z690 PHANTOM GAMING 4 ATX 4 DDR4 €160.67? ? Asrock Z690 PHANTOM GAMING 4 D5 DDR5 156.07 €? ?
Thanks to @momomo_us' Twitter and @julienjimenez11 leak, we now have clues about the EU pricing of these LGA 1700 motherboards. If these new leaks are taken into account, European players will have to spend a bit more than those in North America. The most expensive listing is the ROG Maximus Z690 Extreme Glacial, which costs €1,969.83 ($2,283) including all taxes.
Intel unveils first batch of Alder Lake CPUs Slow in the coming weeks, so we won't have to wait long to see the full list of LGA 1700 motherboards.
Revealed information shows that the Asus ROG Strix Z690-I Gaming WiFi motherboard is equipped with a board design