Flash sale starts 8pm AEDT, ends 9pm AEDT on 13 Oct 2020.
GIGABYTE B550I AORUS PRO AX, $255.20 after coupon code: https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/174332118969 (extra 5% CB = $11.60 further discount)
The cheapest price for this motherboard so far (if the listing stays in eBay when the flash sale goes on). If you've been eyeing on this board, you'd probably know it doesn't have a front USB Type-C panel connector already.
Official product webpage: https://www.gigabyte.com/au/Motherboard/B550I-AORUS-PRO-AX-r...
AMD B550 Mini-ITX AORUS Motherboard with Direct 8 Phases Digital VRM, Advanced Thermal Design with Extended VRM Heatsink, Thermal Baseplate, Dual PCIe 4.0/3.0 M.2 with Thermal Guard, Intel® WiFi 6 802.11ax, 2.5GbE LAN, RGB FUSION 2.0, Q-Flash Plus
- Supports 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen™ Processors
- Dual Channel ECC/ Non-ECC Unbuffered DDR4, 2 DIMMs
- Direct 8 Phases Digital VRM Solution with 90A Smart Power Stage (SPS)
- Advanced Thermal Design with Extended & Multi-Layered Heatsink and Thermal Baseplate
- Ultra Durable™ PCIe 4.0 Ready x16 Slot
- Dual Ultra-Fast NVMe PCIe 4.0/3.0 x4 M.2 with Thermal Guard
- Onboard Intel® WiFi 6 802.11ax 2T2R & BT5 with AORUS Antenna
- AMP-UP Audio with ALC1220-VB and Nichicon Audio Capacitors for Rear 120dB SNR
- Blazing Fast 2.5GbE LAN with Bandwidth Management
- USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C™ & DisplayPort + Dual HDMI Support
- RGB FUSION 2.0 Supports Addressable LED & RGB LED Strips
- Smart Fan 5 Features Multiple Temperature Sensors , Hybrid Fan Headers with FAN STOP
- Q-Flash Plus Update BIOS without Installing the CPU, Memory and Graphics Card
- Pre-installed IO Shield for Easy and Quick Installation
Gigabyte B450 I AORUS PRO WIFI, $159.20 after coupon code: https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/174258316794 (extra 5% CB = $7.24 further discount)
For those not needing PCIe 4.0 and want to save a bit on budget, the B450 board is still an excellent value board with pretty good features. Ryzen 5000 series CPU support is expected to come in or after January 2021.
Official product webpage: https://www.gigabyte.com/au/Motherboard/B450-I-AORUS-PRO-WIF...
If you want a B450 ITX board with better VRM, then the MSI B450I Gaming Plus AC will be at $188 after coupon code (extra 5% CB = $8.55 further discount).