Several new motherboards based on the future set of Intel Z270 chipset, ASUS showed the world community. All new items belong to the ROG game series and are designed to work with Intel Kaby Lake CPUs on socket LGA1151.
Among the models can be found superosnaschennuyu motherboard ASUS ROG Maximus IX Formula Z270, which is made in the traditional series of black-and-red color and is decorated with red illumination Aura RGB in several areas.
New users will offer 8 + 2 + 2-phase power system ASUS DIGI + with an additional 8-Pin connector and high-quality components (10K black metallic capacitors, MicroFine Alloy Chokes, NexFET PW (Power) MOSFET).
On the PCB there are four DDR4 DIMM slots for a maximum of 64 GB RAM 4133 MHz (O.C +), expansion slots presented connectors PCI-Express 3.0 x16 (x16 / x8 / x4) and PCI-Express 3.0 x1, in the amount of three units. Available and Dual M.2 Socket 3 Type M (PCI- Express 3.0 x4 + SATA). All connections are reinforced and have increased durability.
ASUS ROG Maximus IX Formula Z270 has six ports SATA-III, the sound system is the most recent brand codec SupremeFX S1220, while the network is controlled by Intel I219-V Gigabit controller. Implemented manufacturer and the wireless adapter 2 × 2 MU-MIMO 802.11 AC WI-FI.
Interface news panel has received two port USB 3.1 (Type-A, Type-C), four USB 3.0 and USB 2.0, video output HDMI 1.4 and DisplayPort 1.2, as well as the necessary overkloveram BIOS reset button and Clear CMOS.
Also worth noting is that ASUS ROG Maximus IX Formula Z270 implements a water cooling system CrossChill EK II, which was developed in cooperation with EK Waterblocks.