SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1

    Model Number : N50 >
    • CPU
      Intel® Socket 1150 for the 5th/New 4th/4th Generation Core™ i7/Core™ i5/Core™ i3/Pentium®/Celeron® Processors
      Supports Intel® 22 nm CPU
      Supports Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
      * The Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 support depends on the CPU types.
      * Refer to www.asus.com for CPU support list
    • Chipset
      Intel® Z97
    • Memory
      4 x DIMM, Max. 32GB, DDR3 1866/1600/1333 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. 
      * Refer to www.asus.com for the Memory QVL (Qualified Vendors Lists).
    • Graphic
      Integrated Graphics Processor- Intel® HD Graphics support
      Multi-VGA output support : HDMI/DisplayPort ports
      - Supports HDMI with max. resolution 4096 x 2160 @ 24 Hz / 2560 x 1600 @ 60 Hz
      - Supports DisplayPort with max. resolution 4096 x 2160 @ 24 Hz / 3840 x 2160 @ 60 Hz
      Maximum shared memory of 512 MB (for iGPU exclusively)
      Supports Intel® InTru™ 3D, Quick Sync Video, Clear Video HD Technology, Insider™
      DP 1.2 Multi-Stream Transport compliant, supports DP 1.2 monitor daisy chain up to 3 displays
    • Multi-GPU Support
      Supports NVIDIA® Quad-GPU SLI™ Technology
      Supports AMD Quad-GPU CrossFireX™ Technology
    • Expansion Slots
      2 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (Single at x16, dual at x8/x8)
      1 x PCIe 2.0 x16 (max at x4 mode, black) *1
      3 x PCIe x1
    • Storage
      Intel® Z97 chipset :
      1 x SATA Express port, black, Compatible with 2 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s ports
      4 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s), , with M key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (both SATA & PCIE mode)
      Support Raid 0, 1, 5, 10
      Supports Intel® Smart Response Technology, Intel® Rapid Start Technology, Intel® Smart Connect Technology *2
      ASMedia® PCIe SATA controller : *3
      2 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s), beige, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (both SATA & PCIE mode)
    • LAN
      Intel® I218V, 1 x Gigabit LAN Controller(s), Dual interconnect between the Integrated Media Access Controller (MAC) and Physical Layer (PHY)
      Realtek® 8111GR, 1 x Gigabit LAN Controller(s)
      Dual Gigabit LAN controllers- 802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE) appliance
    • Audio
      Realtek® ALC1150 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC
      - Supports : Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, Front Panel Jack-retasking
      - High quality 112 dB SNR stereo playback output (Line-out at rear) and 104 dB SNR recording input (Line-in)
      Audio Feature :
      - Absolute Pitch 192kHz/ 24-bit True BD Lossless Sound
      - Optical S/PDIF out port(s) at back panel
      - BD Audio Layer Content Protection
      - Audio Shielding: Ensures precision analog/digital separation and greatly reduced multi-lateral interference
      - Dedicated audio PCB layers: Separate layers for left and right channels to guard the quality of the sensitive audio signals
      - Audio amplifier: Provides the highest-quality sound for headphone and speakers
      - Unique de-pop circuit: Reduces start-up popping noise to audio outputs
    • USB Ports
      Intel® Z97 chipset :
      6 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 port(s) (2 at back panel, blue, 4 at mid-board)
      ASMedia® USB 3.1 Gen 1 controller :
      2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 port(s) (2 at back panel, blue)
      Intel® Z97 chipset :
      8 x USB 2.0/1.1 port(s) (4 at back panel, black, 4 at mid-board)
    • Special Features
      TUF Features:
      TUF ENGINE! Power Design :
      - 8 + 2 Digital Phase Power Design
      - TUF Components (New Alloy Choke, Ti-Cap. & MOSFET; certified by military-standard)
      - ASUS DIGI+ Power Control Utility
      Ultimate COOL! Thermal Solution :
      - TUF Thermal Armor with Flow Valve
      - TUF Thermal Radar 2
      - TUF ICe
      Safe & Stable! Guardian Angel :
      - Dust Defenders
      - TUF Fortifier
      - TUF ESD Guards
      ASUS Exclusive Features :
      - MemOK!
      - AI Suite 3
      - Ai Charger+
      - USB Charger+
      - Anti-Surge
      - ASUS UEFI BIOS EZ Mode featuring friendly graphics user interface
      - USB 3.0 Boost
      - Disk Unlocker
      - Turbo LAN
      Remote Entertainment
      - Media Streamer
      ASUS EZ DIY :
      - ASUS O.C. Profile
      - ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3
      - ASUS EZ Flash 2
      - ASUS USB BIOS Flashback®
      - ASUS UEFI BIOS EZ Mode
      - Multi-language BIOS
      - Push Notice
      ASUS Q-Design :
      - ASUS Q-Shield
      - ASUS Q-LED (CPU, DRAM, VGA, Boot Device LED)
      - ASUS Q-Slot
      - ASUS Q-DIMM
      - ASUS Q-Connector
    • Operating System Support
      Windows® 8.1
      Windows® 8
      Windows® 7
    • Back I/O Ports
      1 x DisplayPort
      1 x HDMI
      2 x LAN (RJ45) port(s)
      4 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 (blue)
      4 x USB 2.0
      1 x Optical S/PDIF out
      5 x Audio jack(s)
      1 x USB BIOS Flashback® Button(s)
    • Internal I/O Ports
      2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1(up to 5Gbps) connector(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 3.1 Gen 1 port(s) (19-pin)
      2 x USB 2.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 2.0 port(s)
      1 x SATA Express connector: , Compatible with 2 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s ports
      1 x TPM header
      6 x SATA 6Gb/s connector(s)
      1 x CPU Fan connector(s) (1 x 4 -pin)
      1 x CPU OPT Fan connector(s) (1 x 4 -pin)
      4 x Chassis Fan connector(s) (4 x 4 -pin)
      3 x Assistant Fan connector(s) (2 x 3 -pin, 1 x 4 -pin)
      1 x S/PDIF out header(s)
      1 x Thunderbolt header(s)
      1 x 24-pin EATX Power connector(s)
      1 x 8-pin ATX 12V Power connector(s)
      1 x Front panel audio connector(s) (AAFP)
      1 x System panel(s)
      1 x DRCT header(s)
      1 x MemOK! button(s)
      3 x Thermal sensor connector(s)
      1 x Clear CMOS jumper(s)
    • Accessories
      User's manual
      Accessory Guide
      ASUS Q-Shield
      4 x SATA 6Gb/s cable(s)
      1 x SLI bridge(s)
      1 x Q-connector(s) (2 in 1)
      2 x Accessory Fan(s) ( 35 /40 mm )
      1 x TUF 5 Year Warranty manual(s) (by region)
      1 x TUF Inside sticker(s)(white)
      1 x Accessory Package(s):
      - 3 x PCIe x16 slot dust cover(s)
      - 2 x DRAM slot dust cover(s)
      - 3 x PCIe x1 slot dust cover(s)
      - 2 x Short fan screw(s)
      - 4 x Long fan screw(s)
      - 3 x Thermistor cable(s)
      - 1 x back I/O dust frame
      - 1 x back I/O dust grid
      - 1 x connector dust cover collection (On board USB 3.1 Gen 1, DVI, HDMI, DP, LAN)
      - 2 x On board USB 2.0 connector dust cover(s)
      - 8 x back I/O USB 2.0 connector dust cover(s)
      - 7 x On board SATA connector dust cover(s)
      - 1 x SATA Express conector dust cover(s)
      - 5 x Audio connector dust cover(s)
    • BIOS
      64 Mb Flash ROM, UEFI AMI BIOS, PnP, DMI2.7, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 2.8, ACPI 5.0, Multi-language BIOS,
      ASUS EZ Flash 2, CrashFree BIOS 3, F11 EZ Tuning Wizard, F6 Qfan Control, F3 My Favorites, Quick Note, Last Modified log, F12 PrintScreen, F3 Shortcut functions, and ASUS DRAM SPD (Serial Presence Detect) memory information
    • Manageability
      WfM 2.0, DMI 2.7, WOL by PME, PXE
    • Support Disc
      Drivers
      Anti-virus software (OEM version)
      ASUS/TUF CPU-Z
      ASUS Utilities 
      EZ Update
    • Form Factor
      ATX Form Factor
      12 inch x 9.6 inch ( 30.5 cm x 24.4 cm )
    • Note
      *1: The PCIe 2.0 x16 slot shares bandwidth with PCIe 2.0 x1_3 slot and USB3 E1/2 ports at back. The PCIe 2.0 x16 slot default setting is in x1 mode.
      *2: These functions will work depending on the CPU installed.
      *3: These SATA ports are for data hard drivers only. ATAPI devices are not supported.