ASUS Maximus VIII Hero V1.1 DDR4 ATx Motherboard - Socket 1151


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ASUS Maximus VIII Hero V1.1 DDR4 ATx Motherboard - Socket 1151

LGA1151 socket for 6th Generation Intel Core i7/i5/i3/Pentium/Celeron Processors
Supports 14nm CPU
Supports Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 support depends on the CPU type

Intel Z170 Express Chipset

4 x DIMM, max. 64GB DDR4
3600+(OC)/3466(OC)/3400(OC)/3300(OC)/3200(OC)/3000(OC)/2800(OC)/2666(OC)/2400(OC)/2133 MHz, non-ECC, un-buffered memory"
Dual channel memory architecture
Supports Intel Extreme Memory Profile (xMP)
Hyper DIMM support is subject to the physical characteristics of individual CPUs. Please refer to Memory QVL(Qualified Vendors List) for details.

Expansion Slots:
New 6th Gen Intel Core Processors
- 2 x PCIe 3.0 x16 slots (supports x16, x8/x8)
Intel Z170 Express Chipset
- 1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 slot (max. at x4 mode)
- 3 x PCIe 3.0 x1 slots

Integrated Graphics Processor- Intel HD Graphics support
Multi-VGA output support : HDMI/DisplayPort
- Supports DisplayPort 1.2 with max. resolution 4096 x 2304 at 60Hz
- Supports HDMI 1.4b with max. resolution 4096 x 2160 at 24Hz
- Supports Intel InTru 3D/Quick Sync Video/Clear Video HD Technology/Insider
Maximum shared memory of 512MB

Support Supports NVIDIA 2-Way/Quad-GPU SLI Technology
Supports AMD 3-Way/Quad-GPU CrossFirex Technology

Intel Z170 Express Chipset with RAID 0, 1, 5, 10, and Intel Rapid Storage Technology 14 support
- 1 x M.2 Socket 3 with M Key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (PCIE 3.0 x4 and SATA Modes)
- 2 x SATA Express ports
- 6 x SATA 6Gb/s ports (4 ports from 2 x SATA Express)
- Supports Intel Smart Response Technology

ASMedia SATA controller
- 2 x SATA ports (blackatmid-board)
When the M.2 Socket 3 is operating in SATA mode, SATA port 1 will be disabled.
These SATA ports are for data hard drives only. ATAPI devices are not supported.
This function will work depending on the CPU installed.

Intel I219-V Gigabit LAN- Dual interconnect between the integrated Media Access Controller (MAC) and physical layer (PHY)
Anti-surge LANGuard
ROG GameFirst technology

ROG SupremeFx 2015 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC
- ES9023P High Definition Codec
- 2VRMS Headphone Amp into (32-600Ohms)
- SupremeFx Shielding Technology
- Sonic SenseAmp
- Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, and Front Panel Jack-retasking
- Optical S/PDIF out port at back panel

Audio Features:
- Sonic Studio II
- Sonic Radar II
- DTS Connect

Intel Z170 Express Chipset - supports ASUS USB 3.1 Boost:
- 6 x USB 3.0 ports ( 4 at mid-board [grey])
- 8 x USB 2.0 ports (4 ports at back panel, 4 ports at mid-board [black])
ASMedia USB 3.1 controller - supports ASUS USB 3.1 Boost:
- 2 x USB 3.1 ports (1 Type-A [red] and 1 Type-C [black] at back panel)
- 2 x USB2.0 port at mid-board shares with ROG extension (ROG_ExT) port.

Internal I/O Ports:
- 2 x USB 3.0 headers support additional 4 USB 3.0 ports
- 2 x USB 2.0 headers support additional 4 USB 2.0 ports [one connector via ROG_ExT header]
- 2 x SATA Express ports
- 8 x SATA 6Gb/s ports (4 ports from 2 x SATA Express)
- 1 x M.2 Socket 3 for M Key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (Supports PCIE 3.0 x4 and SATA modes)
- 1 x ROG extension (ROG_ExT) header
- 1 x 4-Pin CPU fan connector
- 1 x 4-Pin CPU_OPT fan connector
- 4 x 4-Pin Chassis fan connectors
- 1 x 4-Pin Water pump connector
- 1 x ExT_Fan header
- 1 x Thermal sensor connector
- 1 x 24-pin EATx power connector
- 1 x 8-pin EATx 12V power connector
- 1 x Start button
- 1 x Reset button
- 1 x LN2 mode jumper
- 1 x MemOK! Button
- 1 x Clear CMOS Button
- 1 x Thunderbolt header (5-pin) for ASUS ThunderboltEx II series support
- 1 x Front panel audio connector (AAFP)
- 1 x TPM connector
- 1 x System panel connector

Accessories User guide:
Support DVD:
- I/O Shield
- 3 x 2-in-1 SATA 6Gb/s cables
- 1 x SLI cable
- 1 x Q-Connector
- 1 x ROG Door Hanger
- 1 x 12-in-1 ROG cable label
- 1 x CPU Installation Tool
- 1 x CPU Fan Label
- 1 x M.2 Screw

- 1 x 128 Mb Flash ROM, UEFI AMI BIOS, PnP, DMI3.0, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 3.0, ACPI 5.0, Multi-language BIOS, ASUS EZ Flash 3, CrashFree BIOS 3, F11 EZ Tuning Wizard, F6 Qfan Control, F3 My Favorites, F9 Quick Note, Last Modified log, F12 PrintScreen, F3 Shortcut functions and ASUS DRAM SPD (Serial Presence Detect) memory information.

- WfM2.0, DMI3.0, WOL by PME, PxE

- ROG GameFirst technology
- ROG RAMCache
- ROG Mem TweakIt
- Overwolf
- ROG Keybot II
- Kaspersky Anti-Virus
- DAEMON Tools Pro Standard
- ASUS WebStorage
- ASUS Utilities

Operating System:
- Support Windows 10
- Windows 8.1
- Windows 7
- 64-bit supported only

Form Factor:
- ATx Form Factor, 12''x 9.6'' (30.5cm x 24.4cm)
Limited (36 months)
CPU Socket Types
Intel Socket 1151
ASUS Intel ROG Maximus VIII Hero Motherboard - Socket 1151
South Africa
Personal Computer Form Factors
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