Model ASUS ROG MAXIMUS VIII HERO ALPHA - motherboard - ATX - LGA1151 Socket - Z170
  • ASUS ROG MAXIMUS VIII HERO ALPHA - motherboard - ATX - LGA1151 Socket - Z170
    ASUS ROG MAXIMUS VIII HERO ALPHA - motherboard - ATX - LGA1151 Socket - Z170 ROG MAXIMUS VIII HERO ALPHA $1,722.98

ASUS ROG MAXIMUS VIII HERO ALPHA - motherboard - ATX - LGA1151 Socket - Z170

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specs

General

  • Chipset Type
    Intel Z170
  • Compatible Processors
    Pentium, Celeron, Core i5, Core i3, Core i7
  • Processor Socket
    LGA1151 Socket
  • Max Processors Qty
    1
  • Manufacturer
    Asus

Expansion / Connectivity

  • Expansion Slots
    1 x CPU
    4 x DIMM 288-pin
    2 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (dual x8 mode; single card: x16 mode)
    1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x4 mode)
    3 x PCIe 3.0 x1
  • Storage Interfaces
    SATA-600 / PCIe 3.0 -connectors: 4 x 7pin Serial ATA, 1 x M.2, 2 x U.2 - RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5
    ASMedia ASM1061: SATA-600 -connectors: 2 x 7pin Serial ATA - 2 devices
  • Internal Interfaces
    4 x USB 2.0 - header
    4 x USB 3.0 - header
  • Power Connectors
    24-pin main power connector, 8-pin ATX12V connector
  • RAID Features
    Intel Rapid Storage Technology

Processor

  • Max Supported Qty
    1
  • Installed Qty
    0

Networking

  • Data Link Protocol
    Bluetooth 4.1, Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
  • Network
    802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth, Gigabit Ethernet

Memory

  • Max Allocated RAM Size
    512 MB

Miscellaneous

  • Compliant Standards
    Plug and Play
  • Product Type
    motherboard
  • Included Accessories
    1 x M.2 screw, ASUS 2T2R Wi-Fi moving antennas, I/O back cover, ROG Door Hanger, ROG fan stickers, cable labels

Interface Provided

  • Qty
    1, 2
  • Type
    DisplayPort, HDMI, LAN (Gigabit Ethernet), PS/2 keyboard / mouse, TOSLINK, USB 2.0, USB 3.0, USB 3.1, USB-C, audio line-in, audio line-out, audio line-out (center/subwoofer), audio line-out (rear), microphone
  • Connector Type
    mini-jack

Audio

  • Audio Codec
    SupremeFX 2015
  • Compliant Standards
    DTS Connect, High Definition Audio

Processor / Memory / Storage

  • Max Supported Qty
    1

RAM

  • Max Supported Size
    64 GB
  • Features
    Intel Extreme Memory Profiles (XMP), dual channel memory architecture

Video

  • Video Output
    graphics adapter (CPU required)

Graphics

  • Max Allocated RAM Size
    512 MB

Audio Output

  • Compliant Standards
    DTS Connect, High Definition Audio
  • Type
    sound card
  • Audio Codec
    SupremeFX 2015
  • Audio
    High Definition Audio (8-channel)

LAN

  • Network Interfaces
    Bluetooth, Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11a/b/g/n/ac

Supported RAM

  • Bus Clock
    2133 MHz, 2800 MHz (O.C.), 2666 MHz (O.C.), 2400 MHz (O.C.), 3000 MHz (O.C.), 3200 MHz (O.C.), 3300 MHz (O.C.), 3400 MHz (O.C.), 3333 MHz (O.C.), 3466 MHz (O.C.), 3733 MHz (O.C.), 3600 MHz (O.C.), 3500 MHz (O.C.), 3800 MHz (O.C.), 3866 MHz (O.C.)
  • Features
    Dual channel memory architecture, Intel Extreme Memory Profiles (XMP)
  • Registered or Buffered
    Unbuffered
  • Max Size
    64 GB
  • Technology
    DDR4
  • Supported RAM Integrity Check
    Non-ECC

Header

  • Brand
    ASUS
  • Product Line
    ASUS
  • Model
    ROG MAXIMUS VIII HERO ALPHA
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Mainboard

  • Form Factor
    ATX
  • Processor Socket
    LGA1151 Socket
  • Compatible Processors
    Celeron, Core i3, Core i5, Core i7, Pentium
  • Chipset Type
    Intel Z170
  • Supported RAM Technology
    DDR4 SDRAM
  • Supported RAM Speed
    2133 MHz, 2400 MHz (O.C.), 2666 MHz (O.C.), 2800 MHz (O.C.), 3000 MHz (O.C.), 3200 MHz (O.C.), 3300 MHz (O.C.), 3333 MHz (O.C.), 3400 MHz (O.C.), 3466 MHz (O.C.), 3500 MHz (O.C.), 3600 MHz (O.C.), 3733 MHz (O.C.), 3800 MHz (O.C.), 3866 MHz (O.C.)
  • Supported RAM Integrity Check
    non-ECC
  • Supported RAM (Registered or Buffered)
    unbuffered
  • RAM Slots
    4 DIMM slots
  • Power Connectors
    24-pin main power connector, 8-pin ATX12V connector

Mainboard Features

  • BIOS Type
    AMI
  • BIOS Features
    ACPI 5.0 support, ASUS EZ Flash 3, ASUS O.C. Profile, DMI 3.0 support, Multilingual BIOS, SMBIOS 3.0 support, UEFI BIOS, USB BIOS Flashback, WfM 2.0 support
  • Sleep / Wake Up
    wake on LAN (WOL), wake on PME
  • Hardware Features
    AMD 3-way CrossFireX technology support, ASUS DIGI+ VRM, ASUS EPU (Energy Processing Unit), ASUS EZ DIY, ASUS Extreme Engine Digi+, ASUS Fan Xpert 3, ASUS PRO Clock Technology, ASUS Q-Connector, ASUS Q-Design, ASUS Q-Shield, ASUS SSD Secure Erase, ASUS TPU (TurboV Processing Unit), Clear CMOS Button, CrashFree BIOS 3, Disk Unlocker, Dual Intelligent Processors 5, ESD Guards, GPU.DIMM Post, GameFirst III, GameFirst IV, Gold Plated Audio Hardware, Intel Clear Video HD Technology, Intel InTru 3D Technology, Intel Insider, Intel Quick Sync Video, Intel Smart Response Technology, Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, KeyBot II, LANGuard, Lighting Control, MemOK!, NVIDIA Quad SLI Technology Support, NexFET, Onboard Button, Preboot eXecution Environment (PXE), Q-Code, Q-DIMM, Q-LED, Q-Slot, Sonic Radar II, Sonic SenseAmp, Sonic Studio II, SupremeFX Shielding technology, USB 3.1 Boost, audio jack detect technology, jack retasking

Interfaces

  • Storage
    M.2 socket, Serial ATA-600, Serial ATA-600 (RAID), U.2 port
  • Storage Ports
    4 x SATA-600 (RAID), 2 x SATA-600, 1 x M.2, 2 x U.2 ports
  • RAID Features
    Intel Rapid Storage Technology
  • USB 3.0 / FireWire
    USB 3.0, USB 3.1, USB-C
  • USB / FireWire Ports Configuration (Active)
    1 x USB-C + 1 x USB 3.1 + 2 x USB 3.0 + 2 x USB 2.0

Expansion Slots

  • Total Qty
    1, 2, 3, 4
  • Slot Comments
    dual x8 mode; single card: x16 mode, x4 mode
  • Type
    CPU, DIMM 288-pin, PCIe 3.0 x1, PCIe 3.0 x16

Cable Details

  • Type
    SLI bridge, Serial ATA cable
  • Included Qty
    1, 6

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    12 in
  • Depth
    9.6 in

Software

  • Software Included
    ASUS AI Charger, ASUS AI Suite III, ASUS RAMCache, ASUS Turbo App, ASUS WebStorage, DAEMON Tools Pro Standard, HyStream, Kaspersky Anti-Virus, Media Streamer, Mobo Connect, Overwolf, PC Cleaner, ROG Aura, ROG CPU-Z, ROG GameFirst Utility, ROG Mem TweakIt Utility, ROG RAMDisk, drivers & utilities

Video Memory

  • Max Allocated RAM Size
    512 MB

Storage Interfaces

  • Chip
    ASMedia ASM1061
  • Interface
    Serial ATA-600, Serial ATA-600 / PCIe 3.0
  • Connector(s)
    2 x 7pin Serial ATA, 4 x 7pin Serial ATA, 1 x M.2, 2 x U.2
  • Supported Devices Qty
    2
  • RAID (Level)
    RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5

Internal Interfaces

  • Type
    USB 2.0, USB 3.0
  • Connector Type
    header
  • Qty
    4

Features

  • BIOS Type
    AMI
  • Hardware Features
    Jack retasking, MemOK!, ASUS Q-Design, ESD Guards, Q-DIMM, ASUS EZ DIY, Q-LED, Q-Slot, ASUS Extreme Engine Digi+, CrashFree BIOS 3, ASUS Q-Connector, audio jack detect technology, ASUS EPU (Energy Processing Unit), ASUS Q-Shield, NVIDIA Quad SLI Technology Support, Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, ASUS TPU (TurboV Processing Unit), GPU.DIMM Post, ASUS DIGI+ VRM, Intel Clear Video HD Technology, Intel Smart Response Technology, Q-Code, SupremeFX Shielding technology, AMD 3-way CrossFireX technology support, Onboard Button, Intel InTru 3D Technology, Intel Insider, Intel Quick Sync Video, Disk Unlocker, ASUS SSD Secure Erase, Gold Plated Audio Hardware, Preboot eXecution Environment (PXE), Clear CMOS Button, NexFET, ASUS Fan Xpert 3, Dual Intelligent Processors 5, GameFirst III, LANGuard, Sonic Radar II, Sonic SenseAmp, USB 3.1 Boost, ASUS PRO Clock Technology, Sonic Studio II, KeyBot II, Lighting Control, GameFirst IV
  • BIOS Features
    WfM 2.0 support, Multilingual BIOS, ASUS O.C. Profile, USB BIOS Flashback, UEFI BIOS, ACPI 5.0 support, ASUS EZ Flash 3, DMI 3.0 support, SMBIOS 3.0 support
  • Sleep / Wake Up
    Wake on LAN (WOL), wake on PME

General

  • Manufacturer
    Asus