I'm looking at these two, I already have i5 10500 and g.skill trident neo 3600 mhz CL16 (can do 4000mhz CL16) as a stop gap until RocketLake comes, then I'm going to put in 8core RL sometime later next year and sell this i5. Asrock is fully pcie 4.0 ready, while Asus only has 16x pcie 4.0 slot., but I do like Asus bios more.. any suggestions? Someone @ amazon bought this Strix-f but exchanged for that extreme4, saying m2 slot had issues by windows boot/install... 1. Asus ROG Strix-F Z490 (~230€) ROG STRIX Z490-F GAMING | ROG Strix | Gaming Motherboards｜ROG - Republic of Gamers｜ROG Global ROG Strix Z490-F Gaming motherboard features boosted power delivery, optimized cooling, and AI Overclocking, AI Cooling and AI Networking. This high-performance motherboard has cyberpunk-inspired aesthetics for a unique-looking build. rog.asus.com 2. Asrock Z490 Extreme 4 (~190€) ASRock Z490 Extreme4 Supports 10th Gen Intel Core™ Processors and 11th Gen Intel Core™ Processors (LGA1200)<span style=color:red;>*</span>; 11 Phase Dr.MOS Power Design; Supports DDR4 4266MHz+ (OC); 2 PCIe 3.0 x16, 3 PCIe 3.0 x1, 1 M.2 (Key E) for WiFi; AMD CrossFireX™; Graphics Output Options: HDMI, DisplayPort... www.asrock.com For those who will bring up, but why no AMD? well.. it's just to expensive now, I'm on a tight budget now and I was hopping 8core would be less, even that 5600x 6core is imo a lot with 300€+.