ASUS TUF GAMING B550-PLUS ATX Motherboard
ASUS TUF GAMING B550-PLUS, AMD B550, AM4, DDR4, PCIe 4.0, SATA3, Dual M.2, CrossFire, 2.5GbE, USB 3.2 Gen2 A+C, ATX
TUF GAMING B550-PLUS 3rd Generation Ryzen ATX Motherboard from ASUS
Durable. Stable. Reliable. Introducing the all-new TUF GAMING B550-PLUS from ASUS, This motherboard supports 3rd generation AMD Ryzen processors and is ready to give you an unprecedented lightning fast speeds with support for PCI-E 4.0 technology. The B550-PLUS distils the essential elements of the latest AMD platform to give you game ready features and proven durability. Engineered from military grade components with a new upgraded power solution and coooling options this outstanding AM4 motherboard will deliver rock-solid performance with unwavering gaming stability for everyone. When you build with a TUF Gaming motherboard, you also benefit from the TUF Gaming Alliance — an ASUS collaboration with trusted industry partners that ensures easier building, best compatibility, and complementary aesthetics from components to case, including the support for ASUS Aura Sync lighting to bring additional colours and lighting effects to your system allowing you to flex your creativity and personality with the B550-PLUS as a solid foundation.
New Upgraded Power Design
DrMOS The onboard VRM of TUF Gaming B550-Plus utilises 8+2 DrMOS power stages that combine high-side and low-side MOSFETs and drivers into a single package, delivering the power and efficiency that 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen™ Processors demand.
Stack Cool 3+ 2-ounce copper layers draw heat away from critical components to keep them at their optimal operating temperatures and provide more headroom to push CPUs beyond stock speeds.
Procool SocketCompared with traditional power inputs, ProCool sockets are built to tight specifications to ensure flush contact with PSU power lines. The resulting lower impedance helps to prevent hotspots and connector failure.
Take Complete Control of your BIOS Updates
BIOS FlashbackBIOS FlashBack™ is the simplest and safest (UEFI) BIOS update method. Simply drop the (UEFI) BIOS file onto a FAT32 formatted USB stick, plug it into the USB BIOS FlashBack™ port and press the button. Updates can even be performed without having memory or a CPU installed.
Exclusive 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet
2.5x Bandwidth Improvement2.5G on-board Ethernet kicks your LAN connection up a notch with an up to 2.5X bandwidth improvement. Using your existing LAN cable, you can take advantage this networking upgrade to experience smoother, lag-free gaming, immediately stream high-resolution videos and enjoy faster file transfers.
Need A Wireless Connection?
M.2 Wi-fi ModuleTUF Gaming B550-Plus comes along with an M.2 (Key E) slot which gives you the flexibility to upgrade your networking solution by installing an M.2 Wi-Fi/Bluetooth module.
*Wi-Fi/Bluetooth module is not included.
The Software that gives you Complete Control
ASUS Armory CrateArmoury Crate is a new software utility designed to give you centralised control of supported gaming products. From a single intuitive interface, Armoury Crate lets you easily customise RGB lighting and effects for every compatible device in your arsenal and synchronise them with Aura Sync for uni?ed system lighting effects. You can also turn on the AI Noise-Canceling Microphone function for crystal-clear in-game voice communication. The software also provides control of settings for a select and growing number of products, including keyboard and mouse preferences as well as laptop overclocking and fan speeds, making it easier to tune the look and feel of your system. Armoury Crate even features dedicated product registration and news areas to help you stay in touch with the gaming community.
Little Things Make a Big Difference
Trustworthy Stability and Compatibility TUF Gaming motherboards are designed to be easy to set up and configure just the way you want —even for first-time builders. The TUF Gaming Alliance ecosystem makes selecting compatible parts easy, while Armoury Crate software offers full control of system settings via a single dashboard. TUF Gaming motherboards give you everything you need to build your dream gaming rig without adding complexity.
DRAM Overcurrent ProtectionOn-board resettable fuses prevent overcurrent and short-circuit damage. This extends beyond I/O ports to DRAM to safeguard the lifespan of your system and connected devices.
Stainless-Steel Back I/OTUF Gaming motherboards have a corrosion-resistant stainless-steel back I/O panel bonded with chromium oxide to provide a 3X-longer lifespan versus traditional panels. With this protective feature, TUF Gaming motherboards passed 72-hour salt fog testing, while other brands only passed 24-hour testing.
LANGuardTUF LANGuard is a military-grade innovation that integrates advanced signal-coupling technology and premium surface-mounted capacitors to improve throughput, protecting the motherboard from lightning strikes and static electricity.
Outshine the Competition with ASUS Aura Sync
Your Motherboard, Your Way A well-tuned enthusiast system deserves a matching aesthetic. ASUS Aura offers full RGB lighting control with a variety of functional presets for strips connected to the onboard RGB headers. And it can all be synced with an ever-growing portfolio of Aura-capable hardware.
Connections at your Fingertips
|Warranty Type||Manufacturer via Aria|
|Manufacturer Phone||01442 265548|
|Number of PCI-E Slots - x16||1|
|SATA II Ports||0|
|SATA III Ports||6|
|USB 3.0 Ports||4|
|USB 2.0 Ports||2|
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