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EVGA Z790 DARK K|NGP|N PCIe Gen5 EATX Intel LGA 1700 Motherboard (Kingpin Z790)

EVGA Z790 DARK K|NGP|N PCIe Gen5 EATX Intel LGA 1700 Motherboard (Kingpin Z790)

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EVGA Z790 DARK K|NGP|N Motherboard (Kingpin Z790)

The EVGA Z790 DARK K|NGP|N rises once again. Built on a 14-layer low-loss PCB with a 21-phase VRM – this board will squeeze everything out of 13th Gen Intel® Core™ processors. This board supports up to 64GB DDR5 and up to 8000MHz+(OC)*, PCIe Gen5, and PCIe Gen4 M.2 NVMe support. The Z790 DARK K|NGP|N auto-switches the x16 PCIe Gen 5 CPU lanes between slots 1 and 2 to give your PCIe device maximum bandwidth no matter where it’s installed**. This board also includes 10Gbps and 2.5Gbps NICs + Wi-Fi 6E / BT 5.2, 7.1 HD audio, 3x M.2 Key-M slots, and 2x pump headers for CPU AIO. The Z790 DARK K|NGP|N remains the choice of those that want a board capable of unbelievable performance



Brand EVGA
Model Z790 DARK K|NGP|N
Part Number 121-RL-E799-KR

Supported CPU

CPU Socket Type  LGA 1700
CPU Type Core i3 / Core i5 / Core i7 / Core i9 / Intel Core 12th Gen (LGA 1700) / Intel Core 13th Gen (LGA 1700)
Chipset  Intel Z790


Number of Memory Slots 2x288pin (DDR5)
Memory Standard up to 8000MHz+(OC)
Maximum Memory Supported 64GB
Channel Supported  Dual Channel

Expansion Slots

PCI Express 5.0 x16 2x PCIe 5.0 x16 (x16/x8)
PCI Express x4 1x PCIe 4.0 x4 (via PCH)

Storage Devices

SATA 6Gb/s  6 x SATA 6Gb/s
M.2 M.2 Key-M Sockets - 3x 110mm PCIe 4.0 (Up to 64Gb/s)
M.2 Key-E Sockets - 1x 32mm
SATA RAID 0/1/5/10

Onboard Audio

Audio Chipset  Realtek ALC1220
Audio Channels  7.1 Channels

Onboard LAN

LAN Chipset 1x Marvell 10 Gigabit NIC
Second LAN Chipset 1x Intel i226-V 2.5 Gigabit NIC
Max LAN Speed 10Gbps + 10/100/1000/2500Mbps
Wireless LAN Intel Dual-Band Wi-Fi 6E / BT5.2 module, preinstalled in the M.2 Key-E 32mm Slot
Bluetooth Yes

Rear Panel Ports

Back I/O Ports 1 x Clear CMOS Button / 1 x Flash BIOS Button / 1 x Optical S/PDIF Out / 1 x PS/2 Keyboard/Mouse Combo / 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Type-C / 2 x LAN (RJ45) / 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A / 5 x Audio Jacks / 5 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A

Internal I/O Connectors

Onboard USB 1x USB 2.0 Port (for BIOS update)
2x USB 2.0 Headers
1x USB 3.2 Gen1 Header
1x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C Header
Other Connectors Fan Headers - 2x CPU PWM, 4x PWM/DC, 2x PUMP Headers
ARGB Headers - 4x ARGB Headers

Physical Spec

Form Factor Extended ATX
Dimensions (W x L) 12.0" x 10.9"
Power Pin 24 Pin

Windows Compatibility

Windows 11 Supported


Features 21 Phase Digital VRM provides the cleanest variable power switching
Right-angle power connectors to improve cable management and reduce latency
Improved overclock stability and PCB cooling keeps M.2 SSDs at optimal temps
Preinstalled rear I/O cover
Integrated EVGA Wireless Module with Intel Wi-Fi 6E AX211 - Wi-Fi 6E/BT 5.2 with external antenna
PCIe Gen 5.0 Ready with metal-reinforced PCIe slots for the heaviest of graphics cards
Supports NVIDIA Resizable BAR
Monitor Your Temps, Overclock and Control Your LEDs with EVGA ELEET X1
EVGA's Latest GUI BIOS with OC Robot and In-BIOS Stress Testing


Package Contents EVGA Quick Installation Guide
2x SATA 6Gb/s Data Cables
M.2 Thermal Pads
EVGA Wi-Fi Antenna
2x ProbeIt Cable
Baseplate, screws, and standoffs
M.2 Screw Kit
USB Flash drive with driver and manual


MPN: 121-RL-E799-KR

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