ASUS PRIME Intel B460-PLUS 10th Gen ATX Motherboard
ASUS PRIME B460-PLUS, Intel B460, S 1200, DDR4, SATA3, Dual M.2, CrossFire, Intel GbE, USB 3.2, ATX
Prime B460-PLUS 10th Generation Intel ATX Motherboard from ASUS
Newest Addition to the Prime Series Introducing the ASUS Prime B460-PLUS ATX Motherboard, expertly engineered to unleash the full potential of 10th Gen Intel® Core™ processors. Boasting a robust power design, comprehensive cooling solutions and intelligent tuning options, Prime B460 series motherboards provide daily users and DIY PC builders a range of performance tuning options via included software and hardware.
LGA 1200CPU Socket
Tweak and Tune Your Way
Wide Range of Performance and Tuning OptionsComprehensive controls form the foundation of the ASUS Prime series. The Prime B460 Plus motherboard packs flexible tools to tune every aspect of your system, enabling you to tweak performance settings to perfectly match the way you work – maximizing your productivity.
All-Around Energy efficiencyThe Energy Processing Unit (EPU) automatically optimises your power consumption and maximizes energy savings with a simple Away mode — a smart setting that creates an extreme energy-saving scenario by shutting down any unused I/O controllers.
Fan Xpert 2+ PRIME 400 Series motherboards offer comprehensive control over system fans, via the included Fan Expert 2+ software. Auto-Tuning mode intelligently configures all parameters with a single click
Precise Digital Power ControlThe Digi+ voltage-regulator module (VRM) gives real-time control over voltage drop, automatically switching frequency and power-efficiency settings. It also allows you to fine-tune your CPU for ultimate stability and performance.
World Renowned UEFI BIOS
Not just for veteransThe renowned ASUS UEFI BIOS provides everything you need to configure, tweak and tune your system. It offers intelligently simplified options for PC DIY beginners, as well as comprehensive features for seasoned veterans.
Advanced Mode An intuitive Advanced mode offered via the UEFI lets you take complete control. A built-in search feature makes it easy to find options, and various Advanced functions let you intelligently make nuanced adjustments so you can dial in performance just the way you want.
EZ(Easy) ModeEZ mode displays vital settings and stats and also offers guided wizards, drag-and-drop functionality, and one-click application of important settings — all to help you get your rig up and running in no time.
Cooler by Design
Cool to the corePrime B460 series is engineered with multiple onboard heatsinks and an array of hybrid fan headers to ensure your rig stays cool and stable under intense workloads.
Multiple temperature sources Each header can be set to monitor and react to several thermal sensors, and via Fan Xpert 2+ you can even assign a sensor to monitor the temperature of supported ASUS graphics cards — for optimal cooling during GPU- or CPU-intensive workloads.
4-pin PWM/DC Fan Every onboard header supports auto-detection of PWM or DC fans.
Smart Protection A dedicated integrated circuit protects each fan header from overheating and overcurrent.
Optimise your Memory with ASUS OptiMem
Revisions to Trace Routing The B490 Prime Motherboards now provide unrestricted access to memory bandwidth for 10th Gen CPUs by making some revisions to the motherboards trace routing. ASUS OptiMem technology carefully maps memory signal pathways across different PCB layers to reduce vias and adds shielding zones that significantly reduce crosstalk.
Lightning Fast Storage with Dual M.2
Faster booting and app load times Dual M.2 slots support data-transfer speeds of up to 32 Gbps via x4 PCI Express® 3.0 bandwidth, enabling quicker boot-up and app load times with OS or application drives.
ASUS SafeSlot Protection
PREMIUM ASUS TECHNOLOGY SafeSlot Core is the ASUS-exclusive PCIe® slot. Featuring a fortified design that's anchored to the motherboard by a special hook, Safeslot Core provides 1.6X-stronger retention and 1.3X-greater shearing resistance than standard expansion slots.
Strengthened Solder PointsStrengthened solder points around the PCIe and DIMM pins.
Connections at your Fingertips
Little Things Make a Big Difference
Trustworthy Stability and Compatibility Prime B460 series adds the nuanced details that improve every experience, from exclusive codecs that provide pristine audio quality to intuitive RGB lighting controls that let you customize your system to create a uniquely personal look.
Overvoltage protectionAn exclusive circuit design with built-in voltage regulators to protect your motherboard from damage caused by unexpected high-level voltages from unstable or inferior power supplies.
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/OCorrosion-resistant stainless-steel back I/O panels bonded with chromium oxide have a lifespan that's three times longer than ordinary panels.
LANGuardASUS LANGuard is a hardware-level network protection feature that integrates advanced signal-coupling technology and premium anti-EMI surface-mounted capacitors to improve throughput and ensure a more reliable connection.
PRIME B460-PLUS Tried and Tested
Superior Reliability with 8000+ validation hours ASUS motherboards offer superb endurance verified by subjecting every board to more than 8,000 hours of stringent tests. A barrage of burn-in, environmental, compatibility, software and safety tests confirm that our motherboards are exceptionally robust. It also shows that ASUS reliability surpasses industry standards, ensuring that every component is designed to function flawlessly in any environment.
Temperature and humidity testsEnsures components withstand extreme conditions.
Thermal measurement testsEnsures that the system remains cool and stable under the heaviest loads.
Insertion testsEvery port and connector is put through repeated installation cycles.
Aging testsUp to 48-hour aging test ensures reliability.
Power-consumption testsDelivers world-class energy efficiency.
Temperature and DC margin testsEnsures that the motherboard is capable of coping with voltages fluctuations caused by varying temperatures.
Thermal-shock testsEnsures ability to survive temperature changes during transportation.
Non-operation shock testsBuilt to withstand jolts that may occur during shipping.
Burn-in testsEvery component is checked to ensure flawless operation.
Installation testsConnector placement is double-checked to ensure hassle-free installation.
Drop testsDrop tests from various heights ensure durability.
Salt and spray testsTested for I/O reliability, prolonged lifespan and rust-resistance.
|RAM Memory Support|
|Memory Channel||Dual (2)|
|Memory Type (ECC)||Non-ECC|
|Memory Type (R/U)||UDIMM (Unbuffered)|
|Memory Speed (Mhz)|| |
|Max. Memory Capacity||128GB|
|Audio||Realtek ALC887 7.1 HD Audio|
|Primary GPU Interface||PCIe 3.0 (x16)|
|NVIDIA SLI Support||Not Supported|
|AMD CrossFire Support||2-Way CrossFire|
|Integrated Graphics||Requires Processor Graphics or Discrete GPU|
|On-Board Graphics Connectors|| |
|Expansion Slots|| |
|RAID Support via||Intel® SATA RAID 0/1/10/5|
|Storage Mode Support|| |
|Internal I/O|| |
|Network Interface Type||Wired Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000)|
|Network Chip/Modules||1 x Realtek RTL8111H (Gigabit LAN)|
|Rear I/O Connectors|| |
Comments, Questions & Reviews: