ASUS Intros TUF B350M-Plus Gaming Motherboard

ASUS introduced first socket AM4 TUF branded motherboard, the TUF B350M-Plus Gaming. The board is Built in the micro-ATX form-factor and has a 6-phase VRM design. The TUF B350M-Plus Gaming features single and reinforced PCI-Express 3.0 x16 slot. The second x16 slot is electrical x4 and wired to the AMD B350 chipset.

Other features include one 32 Gb/s M.2 slot, six SATA 6 Gb/s ports two of which are directly wired to the B350 chipset. The display connectivity includes one HDMI, one D-Sub, and DVI. USB connectivity consists of two 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 ports (both type-A), eight USB 3.0 ports (six on the rear panel, two by headers). Networking is handled by a Realtek RTL8111H controller powering single 1 GbE interface. The onboard audio equipped with a 6-channel Realtek ALC887 CODEC (<90 dBA SNR) with audio-grade capacitors and ground-layer isolation. The board features RGB LED headers. The TUF B350M-Plus Gaming to be priced sub-$100, no word on availability yet.