Z170-A

    Model Number : N50 >
    • CPU
      Intel® Socket 1151 for 6th Generation Core™ i7/Core™ i5/Core™ i3/Pentium®/Celeron® Processors
      Supports Intel® 14 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® Z170
    • Memory
      4 x DIMM, Max. 64GB, DDR4 3466(O.C.)/3400(O.C.)/3333(O.C.)/3300(O.C.)/3200(O.C.)/3000(O.C.)/2800(O.C.)/2666(O.C.)/2400(O.C.)/2133 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/DVI-D/RGB/DisplayPort ports
      - Supports HDMI with max. resolution 4096 x 2160 @ 24 Hz / 2560 x 1600 @ 60 Hz
      - Supports DVI-D with max. resolution 1920 x 1200 @ 60 Hz
      - Supports RGB with max. resolution 1920 x 1200 @ 60 Hz
      - Supports DisplayPort with max. resolution 4096 x 2304 @ 24 Hz / 4096 x 2304 @ 60 Hz
      Maximum shared memory of 512 MB
      Supports Intel® InTru™ 3D, Quick Sync Video, Clear Video HD Technology, Insider™
      Supports up to 3 displays simultaneously
      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 NVIDIA® 2-Way SLI™ Technology
      Supports AMD Quad-GPU CrossFireX™ Technology
      Supports AMD 3-Way CrossFireX™ Technology
    • Expansion Slots
      2 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (x16 or dual x8)
      1 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (max at x4 mode) *1
      3 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x1
      1 x PCI
    • Storage
      Intel® Z170 chipset :
      1 x SATA Express port, , Compatible with 2 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s ports
      1 x M.2 x4 Socket 3, *2, with M Key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (both SATA & PCIE mode)*3
      6 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s), gray
      Support Raid 0, 1, 5, 10
      Supports Intel® Smart Response Technology*4
    • LAN
      Intel® I219V, 1 x Gigabit LAN Controller(s), Dual interconnect between the Integrated Media Access Controller (MAC) and Physical Layer (PHY)
      Gigabit Intel® LAN Connection- 802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE) appliance
      ASUS Turbo LAN Utility
      ASUS LAN Guard
    • Audio
      Realtek® ALC892 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC featuring Crystal Sound 3
      - Supports : Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, Front Panel MIC Jack-retasking
      Audio Feature :
      - DTS Connect
      - DTS Studio Sound
      - Optical S/PDIF out port(s) at back panel
      - LED-lit Audio Shielding: Ensures precision analog/digital separation and greatly reduced multi-lateral interference, with a gorgeous illuminated trace path
      - 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
      - Premium Japanese-made audio capacitors: Provide warm, natural and immersive sound with exceptional clarity and fidelity
      - Unique de-pop circuit: Reduces start-up popping noise to audio outputs
      - Top notch audio sensation delivers according to the audio configuration
      - EMI protection cover to prevent electrical noise to affect the amplifier quality
      - Absolute Pitch 192khz/24bit true BD lossless sound
      - Power pre-regulator: Reduces power input noise to ensure consistent performance
      Separate layer for left and right track, ensuring both sound deliver equal quality
    • USB Ports
      Intel® Z170 chipset :
      6 x USB 3.0/2.0 port(s) (2 at back panel, blue, 4 at mid-board)
      Intel® Z170 chipset :
      6 x USB 2.0/1.1 port(s) (2 at back panel, , 4 at mid-board)
      ASMedia® USB 3.1 controller :
      1 x USB 3.1/3.0/2.0 port(s) (1 at back panel, , Type-C)
      ASMedia® USB 3.1 controller :
      1 x USB 3.1/3.0/2.0 port(s) (1 at back panel, teal blue, Type-A)
    • Special Features
      OC Design - ASUS PRO Clock Technology
      - Full BCLK range for extreme overclocking performance
      5-Way Optimization by Dual Intelligent Processors 5
      - Whole system optimization with a single click! 5-Way Optimization tuning key perfectly consolidates TPU, EPU, DIGI+ Power Control, Fan Xpert 3, and Turbo App together, providing better CPU performance, efficient power saving, precise digital power control, whole system cooling and even tailor your own app usages.
      ASUS 5X Protection II :
      - ASUS LANGuard - 2.5X higher surge tolerance
      - ASUS Overvoltage Protection - World-class circuit-protecting power design
      - ASUS DIGI+ VRM - 8 Phase digital power design
      - ASUS DRAM Overcurrent Protection - Prevents damage from short circuits
      - ASUS Stainless-Steel Back I/O - 3X corrosion-resistance for greater durability
      ASUS TPU :
      - Auto Tuning
      - GPU Boost
      - TPU switch
      ASUS EPU :
      - EPU
      ASUS Digital Power Design :
      - Industry leading Digital 8 Phase Power Design
      - CPU Power Utility
      ASUS Exclusive Features :
      - Remote GO!
      - AI Suite 3
      - Anti-Surge
      - ASUS UEFI BIOS EZ Mode featuring friendly graphics user interface
      - USB 3.1 Boost
      - Disk Unlocker
      - Turbo LAN
      - Crystal Sound 3
      - EZ XMP ASUS Exclusive Features
      - Mobo Connect
      - PC Cleaner
      Remote Entertainment
      - Media Streamer
      - HyStream
      ASUS Quiet Thermal Solution :
      - Stylish Fanless Design Heat-sink solution
      ASUS EZ DIY :
      - ASUS O.C. Tuner
      - ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3
      - ASUS EZ Flash 3
      - ASUS UEFI BIOS EZ Mode
      - Push Notice
      ASUS Q-Design :
      - ASUS Q-LED (CPU, DRAM, VGA, Boot Device LED)
      - ASUS Q-Slot
      - ASUS Q-DIMM
      - ASUS Q-Connector
      Special Memory O.C. Design
      Overclocking Protection :
      - ASUS C.P.R.(CPU Parameter Recall)
      Media Streamer
      Turbo App
      Fan Xpert 3
    • Operating System Support
      Windows® 10 , 64bit
      Windows® 8.1 , 64bit
      Windows® 7 , 32bit/64bit *5
    • Back I/O Ports
      1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse combo port(s)
      1 x DVI-D
      1 x D-Sub
      1 x DisplayPort
      1 x HDMI
      1 x LAN (RJ45) port(s)
      1 x USB 3.1 ()Type-C
      1 x USB 3.1 (teal blue)Type-A
      2 x USB 3.0 (blue)
      2 x USB 2.0
      1 x Optical S/PDIF out
      5 x Audio jack(s)
    • Internal I/O Ports
      2 x USB 3.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 3.0 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 M.2 Socket 3
      1 x COM port(s) connector(s)
      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)
      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 EZ XMP switch
      1 x Front panel audio connector(s) (AAFP)
      1 x System panel(s) (Q-Connector)
      1 x DRCT header(s)
      1 x MemOK! button(s)
      1 x Thermal sensor connector(s)
      1 x TPU switch(es)
      1 x Power-on button(s)
      1 x Clear CMOS jumper(s)
      1 x 5-pin EXT_FAN(Extension Fan) connector
      1 x USB BIOS Flashback Card header
      1 x Water Pump header (4-pin)
      1 x 14-1 pin TPM connector
    • Accessories
      User's manual
      I/O Shield
      3 x SATA 6Gb/s cable(s)
      1 x M.2 Screw Package
      1 x CPU installation tool
      1 x Supporting DVD
      1 x SLI bridge(s)
      1 x Q-connector(s) (1 in 1)
    • BIOS
      128 Mb Flash ROM, UEFI AMI BIOS, PnP, DMI3.0, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 3.0, ACPI 5.0, Multi-language BIOS, ASUS EZ Flash 3, CrashFree BIOS 3, F11 EZ Tuning Wizard, F6 Qfan Control, F3 My Favorites, Quick Note, Last Modified log, F12 PrintScreen and ASUS DRAM SPD (Serial Presence Detect) memory information
    • Manageability
      WfM 2.0, DMI 3.0, WOL by PME, PXE
    • Support Disc
      Drivers
      ASUS Utilities
      EZ Update
      Anti-virus software (OEM version)
    • Form Factor
      ATX Form Factor (Brown)
      12.0 inch x 9.6 inch ( 30.5 cm x 24.4 cm )
    • Note
      *1: The PCIe x16_3 slot shares bandwidth with SATA6G_56. The PCIe x16_3 is default set at x2 mode. Supports Intel® RST for PCIE RAID storage.
      *2: Supports PCIE RAID configurations via onboard M.2 and PCIex16_3.
      *3: M.2 shares SATA mode with SATA Express. Change this item before installing M.2 SATA devices.
      *4: These functions will work depending on the CPU installed.
      *5: Please refer to ASUS website and download “Windows® 7 installation guide” and “ASUS EZ installer” to install Windows® 7.