ASUS ROG MAXIMUS IX HERO – Intel Z270 ATX gaming motherboard with Aura Sync RGB LEDs, DDR4 4133MHz, dual M.2 , USB 3.1 front-panel connector and type – A/C | 90MB0S10-M0EAY0
LGA1151 socket for 7th/ 6th -gen Intel® Core™ desktop processors
ROG Water Cooling Zone : Dominate your cooling system
Aura Sync RGB LED: Stunning synchronized effects and two Aura 4-pin RGB-strip headers
SupremeFX: Exclusive new codec plus intuitive Sonic Studio III and Sonic Radar III
5-Way Optimization: One-click system-wide overclocking.
Best gaming networking: Intel® Gigabit Ethernet, LANGuard and GameFirst technologies
Best gaming connectivity: USB 3.1 front-panel connector, dual M.2 and both USB 3.1 Type-A and Type-C
Best gaming durability: Safeslot and premium components for maximum durability
Clr CMOS buttonBIOS Flashback
Ready for Wi-Fi
1 x HDMI 1.4b1 x DisplayPort 1.24K/Ultra HD display support
Intel I219-V Gb LAN
ROG GameFirst IVAnti-surge LANGuard
USB 3.1 (Type-A + Type-C)
Multi-GPU SLI / CFX support
2 x PCIe 3.0 x16 SafeSlots (CPU)1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 slot(PCH)3 x PCIe 3.0 x1 slots(PCH)
SupremeFX S1220 CODEC‧ES9023P High Definition DAC‧Impedance sense for front and rear‧120dB SNR stereo playback output‧113dB SNR recording input
Sonic Studio III & Sonic Radar III
Intel LGA1151 for 7th gen processors
DDR4 4133MHz+ (OC)
‧4 DIMM Dual Channel‧XMP Support
USB 3.1 front panel connector
Dual M.2 Socket 3 Type M
‧1 x 2242~2280 (PCIe 3.0 x 4 + SATA) ‧1 x 2242~22110 (PCIe 3.0 x 4)
6 x SATA 6G ports
Intel Z270 ChipsetROG LOGO RGB LED
W_IN/OUT, W_Flow headers
2 x AURA 4-pin RGB headers
MAXIMUS IX HERO
HOLLOW HEAT-SINK WITH RED-HOT STYLE
Our new heat-sink is finely engineered with an innovative perforated design for maximum heat dissipation. On its top are expertly angled facets that allow light from the platform controller hub to penetrate through — so your builds stand out unlike any other!
FULLY DOMINATE YOUR WATER-COOLING SYSTEM
ROG WATER COOLING ZONE
ROG’s innovative Water-Cooling Zone lets you monitor your cooling system like never before. ROG Water-Cooling Zone’s dual water-temperature headers and flow-rate header feed information straight into ROG’s intuitive Fan Xpert 4 utility ─ so you can stay on top of the heat and stay cool in every game!
AURA LIGHTING CONTROL
Customize your own favorite LED effects with Aura, the intuitive lighting-control software, to cast a stunning multi-color glow across your build via the ROG Maximus IX Hero’s brilliant built-in RGB LEDs or attached RGB strips via the two onboard 4-pin headers ─ all lights will perform in perfect synchronization! Fire up Aura and enjoy the creative freedom of nine different lighting schemes.
BreathingFades in and out
StrobingFlashes on and off
Color cycleFades between thecolors of the rain-bow
Music effectPulses to the beat ofyour music
CPU TemperatureChanges color withCPU load
RainbowA rolling multi-colorglow
CometA stream of lightwith a tail
Flash & dashSingle-color steppedflashes
*The Aura RGB-strip header supports standard 5050 RGB LED strips with a maximum power rating of 2A (12V). For maximum brightness, strip length should not exceed 2m.* Two extension cables are included. RGB LED strip need to be purchased separately.
OUTSHINE THE COMPETITION
ASUS Aura Sync technology makes ROG Maximus IX Hero the control hub for your illumination ambitions — so it’s easy to synchronize incredible lighting effects between compatible components, including RGB LED strips, graphics cards, keyboards and even mice! Change all LEDs in unison or employ dynamic modes to flow the illumination effects smoothly across all synchronized devices.
*Visit the ASUS Aura microsite to learn more about Aura Sync
EXQUISITE AUDIO, INSIDE AND OUT
NEW SUPREMEFX CODEC
ROG’s awesome SupremeFX audio technology has levelled up, delivering an exceptional 113dB signal-to-noise ratio on the line-in connection — and that means our best-ever recording quality! We’ve also added a low-dropout regulator for cleaner power delivery to the SupremeFX S1220 codec, an ESS® Sabre Hi-Fi ES9023P digital-to-analog converter for superior front-panel output, and a Texas Instruments® RC4850 op-amp for high gain with low distortion — which all adds up to audio that envelops you as never before.
MAKE IT YOUR OWN
ASUS is the first motherboard manufacturer to support 3D printing, making it easy to customize your motherboard’s appearance and improve system performance with a range of printable parts.
EXCLUSIVE 3D MOUNT FOR EASY INSTALLATION
Dedicated 3D Mounts on the motherboard makes fitting 3D-printed parts easy. Usingthe same screws as M.2 drives and standard motherboard mounting holes, you can easily add nameplates, cable covers, or an M.2 fan holder in a matter of moments.
Cover your cables for a tidier PC.
Personalize your build with a custom logo making it unique to you.
M.2 FAN HOLDER
The ASUS 3D-printed M.2 fan holder keeps temperatures low for improved performance and longevity.
As system parts are visible in custom PC builds, make yours stand out from the competition with 3D-printed accessories.
2-WAY SLI HB BRIDGE COVER
Clip the cover onto the PCB SLI HB bridge to add style to your build. Multiple form factors — eATX, ATX and mATX — are available.
Add some style to your build.
Keep cables organized with the multi-connector design. 3D design files are available for 24-pin, 8-pin, 8 + 6-pin, 6-pin and 4-pin PSU connectors.
Use ROG font files to print letters ─ then fully customize your build by adding your name or any other word or phrase!
Print a 3D keychain and show your ROG passion to the world!
GUIDE TO START 3D PRINTING
Follow these steps to start printing your own 3D parts, and integrate them seamlessly into your PC build in no time!
Select the 3D source files you want to download.
Adjust size or shape, add text or change otherattributes.
Use your own printer, or visit a local vendor or ASUS storewith Shapeways.
Easily assemble and fit your 3D-printed parts using M.2 nuts or existing case mounts.
ASUS PRO CLOCK TECHNOLOGY
A dedicated base-clock generator designed for 7th Generation Intel® processors allows overclocked base clock frequencies up to or beyond 425MHz*. This custom solution works in tandem with the ASUS TurboV Processing Unit (TPU) to enhance voltage and base-clock overclocking control — providing an exciting new way to boost performance to extreme heights.
BCLK Range (MHz)
* Base-clock overclocking range will vary according to CPU capabilities, cooling, motherboard support and tuning options. Ranges up to 650MHz are possible under some conditions.
Advantages of ASUS Pro Clock:
Reduced boot time
Lower jitter under extreme conditions for higher overclocks
Increased stability under heavy overclocking
DDR4 OVERCLOCKINGSTRENGTH IN NUMBERS
THIRD-GENERATION ASUS T-TOPOLOGY
With support for DDR4 memory you’re able to drive memory frequencies to 4133MHz (and beyond when overclocked)! ASUS-exclusive T-Topology circuit design plus OC Socket provides superb memory-overclocking capability to unleash the full power of DDR4 by minimizing coupling noise and signal reflection. With innovative equidistant memory channels, it delivers the most balanced control and powerful overclocking compatibility. ASUS works with almost every DDR4 memory vendor to ensure the best compatibility.
ONE-CLICK OVERCLOCK AND COOLING, DONE!
PERFORMANCE, EFFICIENCY, DIGITAL POWER, FAN CONTROL AND NETWORKING ─ TAILORED TO THE WAY YOU PLAY
You don’t need to be an expert to max out gaming performance on your ROG Maximus IX Hero build — because 5-Way Optimization sorts all the complex settings with a click, for instant, highly controllable performance boosts! Exclusive ROG technology dynamically optimizes essential aspects of your system, based on real-time use — so you get superb CPU performance, everyday energy savings, ultra-stable digital power, cool and quiet fans and networking settings that are tailored for the apps that you are using. In short, 5-Way Optimization ensures that your PC is perfect for gaming, entertainment, and productivity!
Games run swiftly and smoothly with high-performance and prioritized bandwidth.
Fans stay whisper-quiet for everyday computing, and ensure extreme cooling efficiency when gaming.
Stutter is eliminated for smooth-running apps, even under heavy loads.
Energy waste is reduced so you’ll save money and the earth.
Precise digitalpower control
Game faster,rank higher
COOLER BY DESIGN
Play quieter and cooler with advanced fan and water-pump controls for the ultimate in undisturbed gaming. With onboard thermal sensors and hardware-level 4-pin/3-pin PWM/DC mode detection, Fan Xpert 4 makes sure every fan achieves the best balance of cooling performance and low noise ─ so you enjoy all the performance you demand with none of the racket!
MEDIA-ACCLAIMED UEFI BIOS
The smoothest, slickest mouse-controlled graphical BIOS has been improved to make it even more gorgeous. Whether you’re a PC novice or a seasoned overclocker, the EZ and Advanced modes help you find your way, quickly and easily.
USB UEFI BIOS FLASHBACK
Refresh your BIOS in a flash, even when the system is off
THE FINEST POWER, DIGITALLY CONTROLLED
ROG’s revered digital power controller now delivers even-finer power, with Texas Instruments NexFET™ MOSFETs, MicroFine alloy chokes, Digi+ PWM controller and 10K black metallic capacitors — ensuring Extreme Engine Digi+ always delivers the smoothest core voltages.
MICROFINE ALLOY CHOKES
More stable and greater efficiency at high currents
31%cooler thanlarge granules
10K JAPANESE-MADE BLACKMETALLIC CAPACITORS
20%greater extremetemperature enduance
50% SMALLER NEXFET™MOSFETS
SUPER-SPEED CONNECTIVITY ─ RIGHT WHERE YOU NEED IT
USB-C is the latest USB connector technology — and ROG Maximus IX Hero lets you put it right where you need it!With a ASM 2142 USB 3.1 controller running at PCIe 3.0 x2 and featuring an onboard USB 3.1 front-panel connector, you can now achieve the highest data transferring speeds possible – easily.
USB 3.1 TYPE A+C
ULTIMATE-SPEED 10GBIT/S WITHONBOARD USB 3.1
DUAL PCIE GEN3 M.2
LET YOUR SSD SCREAM AT TOP SPEED
MORE THROUGHPUT AND LESS PROCESSING EQUALS FASTER ONLINE PLAY
ROG Maximus IX Hero features the very latest Intel® Ethernet (I219-V) for faster, smoother gaming. Intel’s LAN has the serious double advantage of reducing CPU overhead and offering exceptionally high TCP and UDP throughput, so there’s more power for your game and your gameplay.
Lower CPU workload
High TCP & UDP throughput
PUMPED-UP THROUGHPUT. BEST SURGE PROTECTION
LANGuard means safer, more reliable connections for your battles! Advanced signal-coupling technology and premium surface-mounting processes join forces to protect your ROG Maximus IX Hero motherboard’s connection, plus electrostatically guarded and surge-protected components (ESD Guards) for 1.9x greater tolerance to static electricity and 2.5x greater protection (up to 15kV) against surges!
TEAM UP TO BANISH LAG
GameFirst IV optimizes network traffic for faster, lag-free online gaming — and now we’ve added Multi-Gate Teaming to team up to 4 networks for maximum bandwidth and smooth gameplay. You’ll also enjoy all-new Intelligent mode, which automatically compiles a database by parsing new app data to ensure that every game is optimized for the best performance.
PROTECT YOUR GRAPHIC CARDS INVESTMENT
As a gamer you demand stability and durability, so ROG integrates long-lasting, premium components, plus exclusive smart DIY designs across the board — ensuring the best gaming experiences.
electrostatic protection than standard. ESD Guards cover the USB, audio and LAN ports.
USB power supplies provide rock-steady 5V to all USB ports, minimizing power fluctuations for minimal data loss.
CPU INSTALLATION TOOL
protection from socket-pin damage.
makes it easy to sort all front-panel cables.
makes it easy to swap or secure your graphics card.
clips provide super-simple, super-secure handling of memory modules.
DRAM OVERCURRENT PROTECTION
resettable fuse protects connection ports and DRAM against overcurrent and short-circuit damage.
BLACK NICKEL-COATED Q-SHIELD
protect your hands from nicks and cuts.
STAY IN THE GAME
A clever, unobtrusive overlay keeps you in the game and allows you to browse the Web, email, IM, stream or record while you play. The overlay is dressed in color-matched ROG skins to show you’re part of an elite pack. Grab it now from Overwolf’s app store!
5 customizable apps
0 missed calls during gaming
5+ clients in a single interface
IMAGE YOUR DRIVES, THE SMART WAY
ROG CLONE DRIVE
All-new ROG Clone Drive is the smart, convenient cloning solution that quickly and efficiently replicates hard drives or SSDs. Clone Drive is so smart that it can clone one drive to two target drives at the same time, or image any file from your disk at breakneck speeds.
SPEED YOUR GAME LOADS
ROG’s uniquely intelligent technology effectively caches an entire storage device so that favorite games and apps launch at breakneck speeds: going to work the moment it’s activated. RAMCache II turns milliseconds into microseconds to boost game-load times to stratospheric levels!
Automatically caches all your storage devices at the same time for optimal use of your system‘s caching resources.
THE FREE KEYBOARD UPGRADE – UPGRADED!
Get a free keyboard upgrade from an exclusive microprocessor and intuitive user interface. Record macros directly from the keyboard, switch profiles in moments, enable special functions with hotkeys from F1-F10, start and even boost your PC from shutdown (S5 mode)!
AI Suite 3
One-stop control panel
Shows your important system information with pride
Dynamic timing monitoring, DRAM efficiency gauge
Boost your favorite applications up to 20X faster than SSD with the junction function.
Kaspersky® Anti-Virus (one year)
The best protection from viruses and spyware
The leading tool for optical and virtual discs
Accelerate your PC by eliminating clogs with simple click
ROG Maximus IX Hero isn’t just VR Ready — it goes way beyond! The ASUS ROG Beyond VR Ready marque means that ROG Maximus IX Hero has been tested with loads of class-leading components to ensure that your productivity, gaming and entertainment needs are tuned for maximum performance after you’ve taken off the headset. ASUS Beyond VR Ready opens up a new way to configure and build your dream system with total confidence.
THE POWER OF INTEL
Ready for 7th Generation and 6th Generation Intel LGA1151 Core i7/Core i5/Core i3/Pentium/Celeron processors
This motherboard supports 7th Generation and 6th Generation Intel Core™ i7/Core i5/Core i3/Pentium®/Celeron® processors in the LGA1151 package. Integrated graphics, memory and PCI Express® controllers support onboard graphics output with dedicated chipsets, two-channel (4-DIMM) DDR4 memory and 16 PCI Express 3.0/2.0 lanes for great performance.
Intel® Z270 chipset
The Intel® Z270 is a single-chipset design that supports 7th Generation and 6th Generation Intel LGA1151 Core™ i7/Core i5/Core i3/Pentium®/Celeron® processors. It provides improved performance by utilizing serial point-to-point links, allowing increased bandwidth and stability. Additionally, the Z270 chipset provides a maximum of 10 USB 3.0 ports, six SATA 6Gbps ports, and 32Gbps M.2 and PCIe 3.0 lane speed support, for faster data retrieval. Intel Z270 also supports integrated graphics, so you’ll enjoy the very latest in graphics performance.
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|Dimensions||150 × 150 × 10 cm|
90MB0S10-M0EAY0 / #15673
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