Press Release

Introducing the EVGA Z690 CLASSIFIED

- January 18, 2022 — 

Introducing the EVGA Z690 CLASSIFIED - The latest addition to EVGA’s most-respected line of motherboards. This motherboard fully supports the latest 12th Gen Intel® Core™ Series Processors and takes full advantage of PCIe Gen5 and PCIe Gen4 M.2 NVMe SSDs. The EVGA Z690 CLASSIFIED provides unbeatable power, performance and stability via a 19-phase VRM and 10-layer PCB. Moreover, this board supports up to 128GB of DDR5 memory, 2x 2.5Gbps NIC + Wi-Fi 6E / BT 5.2, 7.1 HD audio, and multiple USB options. The EVGA Z690 CLASSIFIED is designed for nothing less than the ultimate gaming experience.

Z690 CLASSIFIED Overview

Z690 CLASSIFIED Overview

1. Intel® LGA1700 CPU Socket4. PCIe Gen4 M.2 Key-M Slots7. 4x DDR5 DIMMS
2. 19-Phase Digital VRM5. PCIe Gen5 x16 Slots (x16/x8, x8)8. USB BIOS Update Port
3. Twin Fans with VRM Full-Covered Heatsink6. 2x ARGB / 2x RGB Headers9. Pump Headers

Unleash the Power of 12th Gen Intel® Core™ Processors

DDR5 6400MHz+(OC) DIMM Support
Native PCIe Gen 5.0 x16 Slots and Gen 4.0 M.2 Slots
NVIDIA SLI Ready with Metal Reinforced PCIe Slots

CLASSIFIED Cooling Solution

Twin fans in heatsink for ultimate coolingM.2 Full-covered metal heatsink
Twin fans in heatsink for ultimate cooling
M.2 Full-covered metal heatsink


Z690 CLASSIFIED 19-Phase Power DesignZ690 CLASSIFIED Multi-Function POST IndicatorsZ690 CLASSIFIED EVGA Wi-Fi AntennaZ690 CLASSIFIED Dual Intel 2.5GbE NICs
19-Phase Power Design
Multi-Function POST Indicators
EVGA Wi-Fi Antenna
Dual Intel 2.5GbE NICs


Z690 CLASSIFIED ELEET X1 OCZ690 CLASSIFIED Real-Time MonitoringZ690 CLASSIFIED Peace of Mind Overclocking
Overclocking - Quick and Easy
Real-Time Monitoring for System Vitals
Essential Utility for Peace of Mind Overclocking

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About EVGA
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