Product Id: 33149458
Description: ASUS PRIME Z270M-PLUS - Motherboard - micro ATX - LGA1151 Socket - Z270 - USB 3.0, USB-C - Gigabit LAN - onboard graphics (CPU required) - HD Audio (8-channel)
Mfr Part #: PRIME Z270M-PLUS
ASUS Prime is the next evolution of the ASUS motherboard, born of a pedigree that stretches back to 1989. ASUS' team of world-class engineers are passionate about empowering everyone to enjoy the benefits of customization and tuning, and the driving force behind the development of Prime is to make advanced enthusiast controls easily accessible - maximizing performance, stability and compatibility for the very best DIY PC experiences. Simply stated: it's time for Prime.
- 5X Protection III: Multiple hardware safeguards for all-round protection
- LED illumination: Lighting control for PCIe slot
- Fan Xpert 4 Core: Flexible controls for ultimate cooling and quietness
- Dual native M.2 and NVMe PCI RAID support: Lightning-fast storage speeds
- USB Type-C: Convenient reversible connectivity
- DDR4 memory support: Overclock to 3866MHz
- Intel Optane memory ready: Exploit the latest high-speed storage technology
- 5X Protection III
Prime 200 motherboards are engineered with industry-leading 5X Protection III, employing the finest components, excellent circuit design, and exacting standards to guarantee the quality and long-term durability of your motherboard. That means exceptional protection and stability for your build - thanks to decades of engineering experience from the world's leading motherboard brand.
- Proven compatibility
Having the freedom to pick and choose the parts that go into your machine is at the heart of PC DIY. ASUS' extensive certification program focuses on providing the very best compatibility with the widest range of components and devices, giving you the freedom to build and upgrade without frustration. Compatible today and compatible far into the future - that's the ASUS way.
- DDR4 overclocking strength in numbers
Third-generation ASUS T-Topology allows memory frequencies that are higher than ever - to 3866MHz and beyond. Refined manufacturing ensures ultra-consistent quality and minimal crosstalk between custom trace paths, so you'll enjoy the thrill of overclocking DDR4 with time-aligned signaling for superior stability and compatibility.
- Advanced controls for ultimate cooling and quietness
ASUS Prime Z270 motherboards feature best-ever cooling capability, controllable from Fan Xpert 4 Core and from the UEFI.
- LED-illuminated control for PCIe slot
Built-in LED lighting options illuminate your build in a variety of eye-catching styles.
- Combined onboard features deliver elevated audio
Intelligent design and premium hardware create audio quality unlike anything you've ever experienced!
With the Energy Processing Unit you'll enjoy system-wide power savings - with CPU-wattage reductions of up to 12W! The EPU automatically optimizes power consumption and maximizes savings with Away mode: A setting that creates an extreme energy-saving scenario by shutting down unused I/O controllers and reducing power to the graphics cards while you're away.
- Intel Optane Memory ready
Intel Optane Memory is a revolutionary (non-volatile memory) technology supported by Prime 200-series motherboards. Intel Optane Memory modules accelerate attached storage to reduce boot and load times, so everything feels faster and more responsive.
- Speed up with onboard M.2 up to 32Gb/s
With x4 PCI Express 3.0/2.0 bandwidth, M.2 supports up to 32Gb/s data-transfer speeds. It is the perfect choice for an operating system or application drive, making your whole PC or professional apps work as fast as possible.
- Instant front-panel USB 3.0 experience
ASUS has put USB 3.0 right where you need it - four super-speed ports on the front panel. Experience data-transfer speeds up to 10X faster than USB 2.0 with instant plug-and-play connectivity, so no more back-breaking contortions in the hunt for hard-to-reach rear ports!
- USB Type-C for convenient connectivity
USB Type-C delivers futureproof device compatibility and high-speed connectivity, enabling data rates of up to 5Gbps. Along with being 33% narrower and nearly 50% slimmer than traditional USB Type-A ports, the USB-C features a fully reversible port design - so connections are made the first time, every time.
- Media-acclaimed UEFI BIOS
The smoothest, slickest mouse-controlled graphical BIOS has been improved to make it even more appealing. Whether you're a PC novice or a seasoned overclocker, EZ and Advanced modes help you find your way, quickly and easily.
- One-stop access to innovative ASUS features
ASUS AI Suite 3 offers a brand-new user experience through a clearer and more attractive interface with support for larger monitors. It consolidates all exclusive ASUS features into one simple-to-use package, allowing you to supervise overclocking, energy consumption, fan speeds, voltages and more. This all-in-one app offers diverse and easy-to-use functionality, with no need to switch back and forth between different utilities.