The TUF boards are based upon 16 power phases (14+2), there are 14 phases at 50A are reserved for the CPU and 2x50A for the Mosfet SoCs. The power stages are all cooled by heat sinks. The motherboard offers a duo of Intel 2.5 G Ethernet jack (I225-V). This board has WIFI6 (Wi-Fi 6) (WLAN 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax, 2x2, Intel AX201), Bluetooth 5.2)
- The board offer a multitude of PCIe slots; 1x PCIe 4.0 x16, 1x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x4), 2x PCIe 3.0 x1
- There are six SATA ports and three M2 slots; 1x M.2/M-Key (PCIe 4.0 x4, 22110/2280/2260/2242), 1x M.2/M-Key (PCIe 3.0 x4/SATA, 22110/2280/2260/2242), 1x M.2/M-Key (PCIe 3.0 x4/SATA, 2280/2260/2242)
On the rear IO you'll spot 1x HDMI 2.0b (iGPU), 1x DisplayPort 1.4 (iGPU), 1x USB-C 3.2 (20Gb/s, Z590), 2x USB-A 3.1 (10Gb/s, Z590), 2x USB-A 3.0 (5Gb/s), 2x USB-A 2.0 (480Mb/s), 1x 2.5GBase-T (Intel I225-V), 5x jack, 1x toslink, 1x PS/2 Combo. This motherboard has been fitted with a 1x 325B (396Mb) BIOS. It is noted that the motherboard is listed as Thunderbolt compatible, but has no thunderbolt compatibility at default.