Intel Z790 motherboard will be equipped with PCI-E 5.0 M.2 port
Moore`s Law id Dead revealed some features of the Intel Z790 motherboard in his latest episode. The Z790 motherboard will add a PCI-E 5.0 M.2 SSD interface, but like AMD’s AM5 platform, not all motherboards will provide support. Only high-end products will provide M.2 of PCI-E 5.0, and mainstream products will not support it. E 5.0, while the M.2 interface only provides PCI-E 4.0.
He claimed that Intel will launch the Z790 motherboard at the end of July and early August, which means that the new platform will be released in the third quarter of 2022. Of course, this is likely to be released on paper. The motherboard factory will begin to verify the motherboard’s support for the new processor and start mass production before August. Intel may allow board manufacturers to sell Z790 motherboards before the 13th-generation Core processors go on sale.