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Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO Socket 1151
Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO Socket 1151
product id: mb-1151-asu-053
$262.00

Overview

Brand: Asus
Model: MAXIMUS IX HERO
Features
  • Designed for 7th generation Intel Core processors to maximize connectivity and speed with Dual M.2, front panel USB 3.1 and Intel Optane Memory compatibility
  • 5-Way Optimization with Auto-Tuning and FanXpert 4 automatically tailors overclocking profiles to your unique build for maximum OC performance and dynamic system cooling
  • Unmatched personalization with ASUS exclusive AURA Sync RGB lighting and a 3D-printing friendly mount
  • Two Patent-pending SafeSlots feature an injection molding process that integrates metal framing for a stronger, firmly anchored PCIe slot built for heavyweight GPUs
  • Industry-leading 8-channel HD audio with the ROG exclusive SupremeFX S1220 driven by Japanese capacitors
Specifications
  • CPU:
  • - Intel Socket 1151 for 7th/6th Generation Core i7/Core i5/Core i3/Pentium/Celeron Processors
    - Supports Intel 14 nm CPU
    - Supports Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
    - * The Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 support depends on the CPU types.
    - * Refer to www.asus.com for CPU support list
  • Chipset:
  • - Intel Z270
  • Memory:
  • - 4 x DIMM, Max. 64GB, DDR4 4133(O.C.)/4000(O.C.)/3866(O.C.)/3733(O.C.)/3600(O.C.)/3466(O.C.)/3400(O.C.)/3333(O.C.)/3300(O.C.)/3200(O.C.)/3000(O.C.)/2800(O.C.)/2666(O.C.)/2400(O.C.)/2133(O.C.) MHz Non-ECC, Un-buffered Memory
    - Dual Channel Memory Architecture
    - Supports Intel Extreme Memory Profile (XMP)
    - ** Refer to www.asus.com for the Memory QVL (Qualified Vendors Lists).
    - * Hyper DIMM support is subject to the physical characteristics of individual CPUs.
  • Graphic:
  • - Integrated Graphics Processor
    - Multi-VGA output support : HDMI/DisplayPort ports
    - - Supports HDMI with max. resolution 4096 x 2160 @ 24 Hz
    - - Supports DisplayPort with max. resolution 4096 x 2304 @ 60 Hz
    - Maximum shared memory of 1024 MB
  • Multi-GPU Support:
  • - Supports NVIDIA 2-Way SLI Technology
    - Supports AMD 3-Way CrossFireX Technology
  • Expansion Slots:
  • - 2 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16
    - 1 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 *1
    - 3 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x1
  • Storage:
  • - Intel Z270 Chipset :
    - 1 x M.2 Socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (SATA & PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)*2
    - 1 x M.2 Socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)*3
    - 6 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s)
    - Support Raid 0, 1, 5, 10
    - Intel Rapid Storage Technology supports*4
    - Supports Intel Smart Response Technology*4
    - Intel Optane Memory Ready *5
  • LAN:
  • - Intel I219V
    - Anti-surge LANGuard
    - ROG GameFirst Technology
  • Audio:
  • - ROG SupremeFX 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC S1220
    - - Supports : Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, Front Panel Jack-retasking
    - - High quality 120 dB SNR stereo playback output and 113 dB SNR recording input
    - - SupremeFX Shielding Technology
    - - ESS ES9023P
    - - Supports up to 32-Bit/192kHz playback *6
    - Audio Feature :
    - - Gold-plated jacks
    - - Optical S/PDIF out port(s) at back panel
    - - Sonic Radar III
    - - Sonic Studio III
  • USB Ports:
  • - ASMedia USB 3.1 controller :
    - - 1 x USB 3.1 front panel connector port(s)
    - - 2 x USB 3.1 port(s) (2 at back panel, , Type-A + Type-C)
    - Intel Z270 Chipset :
    - - 6 x USB 3.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, blue, 2 at mid-board)
    - - 6 x USB 2.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, black, 2 at mid-board)
  • ROG Exclusive Features:
  • - ROG RAMCache II
    - ROG CPU-Z
    - ROG CloneDrive
    - MemOK! Button
    - Overwolf
    - ReTry Button
    - Safe Boot Button
    - Start Button
    - Reset Button
    - LN2 Mode
    - GameFirst IV
    - ROG Aura
    - - Aura Lighting Control
    - - Aura RGB Strip Headers
    - Extreme Engine Digi+ :
    - - MicroFine Alloy Chokes
    - - NexFET Power Block MOSFET
    - - 10K Black Metallic Capacitors
    - Mem TweakIt
    - KeyBot II
    - - One-click Overclocking
    - - X.M.P.
    - - DirectKey
    - - ClrCMOS
    - - Power On
    - UEFI BIOS features :
    - - O.C. Profile
    - - Tweakers' Paradise
    - - ROG SSD Secure Erase
    - - Graphic Card Information Preview
    - ROG RAMDisk
    - Loadline Calibration
  • Back I/O Ports:
  • - 1 x DisplayPort
    - 1 x HDMI
    - 1 x LAN (RJ45) port(s)
    - 1 x USB 3.1 (black)Type-C
    - 1 x USB 3.1 (red)Type-A
    - 4 x USB 3.0 (blue)
    - 4 x USB 2.0 (one port can be switched to USB BIOS Flashback)
    - 1 x Optical S/PDIF out
    - 1 x Clear CMOS button(s)
    - 1 x USB BIOS Flashback Button(s)
  • Internal I/O Ports:
  • - 2 x RGB Header(s)
    - 1 x USB 3.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 2 USB 3.0 port(s)
    - 1 x USB 2.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 2 USB 2.0 port(s)
    - 1 x M.2 Socket 3 with M key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (SATA & PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)
    - 1 x M.2 Socket 3 with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)
    - 1 x TPM connector(s)
    - 6 x SATA 6Gb/s connector(s)
    - 1 x CPU Fan connector(s)
    - 1 x CPU OPT Fan connector(s)
    - 3 x Chassis Fan connector(s)
    - 1 x H_AMP fan connector
    - 1 x W_PUMP+ connector
    - 1 x AIO_PUMP connector
    - 1 x Thunderbolt header(s)
    - 1 x 8-pin EATX 12 V Power connector
    - 1 x 24-pin EATX Power connector(s)
    - 1 x Front panel audio connector(s) (AAFP)
    - 1 x MemOK! button(s)
    - 1 x Thermal sensor connector(s)
    - 1 x Reset button(s)
    - 1 x LN2 Mode switch(es)
    - 1 x Clear CMOS button(s)
    - 1 x USB BIOS Flashback button(s)
    - 1 x ROG extension (ROG_EXT) header(s)
    - 1 x Safe Boot button
    - 1 x ReTry button
    - 1 x Slow Mode jumper(s)
    - 1 x System panel connector
    - 3 x 3D Mount screw port(s)
    - 1 x Start button
    - 1 x USB 3.1 front panel connector
  • Operating System:
  • - Windows 10 64-bit
    - Windows 8.1 64-bit *8
    - Windows 7 32-bit *8
    - Windows 7 64-bit *8
  • Form Factor:
  • - ATX Form Factor
    - 12 inch x 9.6 inch ( 30.5 cm x 24.4 cm )
  • Note:
  • - *1 The PCIe x4_3 slot shares bandwidth with PCIex1_3. The PCIe x4_3 is default set at x2 mode.
    - *2 When the M.2_1 Socket 3 is operating in SATA mode, SATA port 1 will be disabled.
    - *3 When the M.2_2 Socket 3 is operating in PCIEX4 mode, SATA port 5. 6 will be disabled.
    - *4 This function will work depending on the CPU installed.
    - *5 Intel Optane Technology only supported when using 7th Generation Intel Processors. Before using Intel Optane memory modules, ensure that you have updated your motherboard drivers and BIOS to the latest version from ASUS support website.
    - *6 Due to limitations in HDA bandwidth, 32-bit/192kHz is not supported for 8-Channel audio and due to Windows 7 limitations, 32-bit playback is unavailable for Windows 7.
    - *7 2 x USB2.0 port at mid-board comes from the ROG extension (ROG_EXT) port.
    - *8 Windows 8.1 64-bit and Windows 7 32/64-bit are only supported when using 6th Generation Intel Processors
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