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    ROG Strix GL12

    ROG Strix GL12
      ROG Strix GL12CX ROG Strix GL12CM ROG Strix GL12CP ROG Strix GL12CS
    Category
    Esports Gaming
    Esports Gaming
    Esports Gaming
    Esports Gaming
    Operating System
    Windows 10 Home
    (ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro)
    Windows 10 Home
    (ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro)
    Windows 10 Home
    (ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro)
    Windows 10 Home
    (ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro)
    Processor
    Intel® Core™ i9-9900K
    Intel® Core™ i7-9700K
    Intel® Core™ i7-8700
    Intel® Core™ i5-8400
    Intel® Core™ i7-8700K
    Intel® Core™ i7-8700
    Intel® Core™ i5-8400
    Intel® Core™ i7-8700
    Intel® Core™ i5-8400
    Intel® Core™ i7-8700
    Intel® Core™ i5-8400
    Chipset
    Intel® Z390
    Intel® Z370
    Intel® H310
    Intel® B360
    Motherboard
    mATX
    mATX
    mATX
    mATX
    Graphics
    NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2080 Ti 11GD6 (1HDMI, 3DP, 1USB Type-C)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2080 8GD6 (1HDMI, 2DP, 1USB Type-C)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2070 8GD6 (1HDMI, 2DP, 1USB Type-C)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1080 8GD5X (2HDMI, 1DVI, 2DP)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070 8GD5 (2HDMI, 1DVI, 2DP)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 6GD5 (2HDMI, 1DVI, 2DP)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 3GD5 (2HDMI, 1DVI, 2DP)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2080 8GD6 (1HDMI, 2DP, 1USB Type-C)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2070 8GD6 (1HDMI, 2DP, 1USB Type-C)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1080 8GD5X (2HDMI, 1DVI, 2DP)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070 8GD5 (2HDMI, 1DVI, 2DP)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 6GD5 (2HDMI, 1DVI, 2DP)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 3GD5 (2HDMI, 1DVI, 2DP)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070 8GD5 (2HDMI, 1DVI, 2DP)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 6GD5 (2HDMI, 1DVI, 2DP)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 3GD5 (2HDMI, 1DVI, 2DP)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 2GD5 (1HDMI, 1DVI, 1DP)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2070 8GD6 (1HDMI, 2DP, 1USB Type-C)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070 8GD5 (2HDMI, 1DVI, 2DP)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 6GD5 (2HDMI, 1DVI, 2DP)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 3GD5 (2HDMI, 1DVI, 2DP)
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 2GD5 (1HDMI, 1DVI, 1DP)
    Memory
    DDR4 at 2666MHz
    Up to 32GB
    2 x DIMM slots
    DDR4 at 2666MHz
    Up to 64GB
    4 x DIMM slots
    DDR4 at 2666MHz
    Up to 32GB
    2 x DIMM slots
    DDR4 at 2666MHz
    Up to 64GB
    4 x DIMM slots
    Expansion Slots
    1 x M.2 (for Wi-Fi card)
    1 x M.2 (SATA, NVMe, Intel® Optane™ memory supported)
    1 x M.2 (NVMe, Intel® Optane™ memory supported)
    1 x PCIe X 1
    1 x PCIe X 16 (occupied by discrete graphics card)
    1 x M.2 (for Wi-Fi card)
    1 x M.2 (SATA, NVMe, Intel® Optane™ memory supported)
    1 x PCIe X 1
    1 x PCIe X 16 (occupied by discrete graphics card)
    1 x M.2 (for Wi-Fi card)
    1 x M.2 (SATA supported)
    1 x PCIe X 1
    1 x PCIe X 16 (occupied by discrete graphics card)
    1 x M.2 (for Wi-Fi card)
    1 x M.2 (SATA, NVMe, Intel® Optane™ memory supported)
    1 x PCIe X 1
    1 x PCIe X 16 (occupied by discrete graphic card)
    SATA
    5 x SATA 6.0Gbps
    5 x SATA 6.0Gbps
    4 x SATA 6.0Gbps
    4 x SATA 6.0Gbps
    Drive Bays
    1 x 9mm optical disk drive (Slim type; DVD-ROM, SuperMulti DVD RW)
    2 x 3.5” bays
    1 x 2.5” bay
    1 x 2.5” hot-swap bay
    1 x 9mm optical disk drive (Slim type; DVD-ROM, SuperMulti DVD RW)
    2 x 3.5” bays
    1 x 2.5” bay
    1 x 2.5” hot-swap bay
    1 x 9mm optical disk drive (Slim type; DVD-ROM, SuperMulti DVD RW)
    2 x 3.5” bays
    1 x 2.5” bay
    1 x 2.5” hot-swap bay
    1 x 9mm optical disk drive (Slim type; DVD-ROM, SuperMulti DVD RW)
    2 x 3.5” bays
    1 x 2.5” bay
    1 x 2.5” hot-swap bay
    SSD
    M.2 PCIe 128 / 256 / 512GB
    M.2 PCIe 128 / 256 / 512GB
    M.2 SATA 256 / 512GB
    M.2 SATA 128 / 256 / 512GB
    M.2 PCIe 128 / 256 / 512GB
    HDD
    3.5” 7200 rpm 1 / 2TB HDD
    3.5” 7200 rpm 1 / 2TB HDD
    3.5” 7200 rpm 1 / 2TB HDD
    3.5” 7200 rpm 1 / 2TB HDD
    VR Ready
    Yes, except for GTX 1050-equipped models
    Yes, except for GTX 1050-equipped models
    Yes, except for GTX 1050-equipped models
    Yes, except for GTX 1050-equipped models
    Wi-Fi / Bluetooth
    802.11ac 2x2 + BT5.0
    (* HW spec is BT5.0 but BT version may change with OS upgrades.)
    802.11ac 2x2 + BT5.0
    (* HW spec is BT5.0 but BT version may change with OS upgrades.)
    802.11ac 2x2 + BT5.0
    (* HW spec is BT5.0 but BT version may change with OS upgrades.)
    802.11ac 2x2 + BT5.0
    (* HW spec is BT5.0 but BT version may change with OS upgrades.)
    LAN
    Intel® 219-V 10 / 100 / 1000Mbps
    Intel® 219-V 10 / 100 / 1000Mbps
    Intel® 219-V 10 / 100 / 1000Mbps
    Intel® 219-V 10 / 100 / 1000Mbps
    Audio
    Realtek® ALC1150
    Realtek® ALC1150
    Realtek® ALC1150
    Realtek® ALC1150
    Software
    Armoury Crate
    Sonic Studio III
    Sonic Radar III
    GameFirst IV
    Anti-Virus Trial
    Aegis III
    Sonic Studio III
    Sonic Radar III
    GameFirst IV
    Aegis III
    Anti-Virus Trial
    Aegis III
    Sonic Studio III
    Sonic Radar III
    GameFirst IV
    Aegis III
    Anti-Virus Trial
    Aegis III
    Sonic Studio III
    Sonic Radar III
    GameFirst IV
    Aegis III
    Anti-Virus Trial
    Front I/O Ports
    2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
    2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
    1 x Mic in / headphone out
    1 x 2-in-1 card reader SD/MMC
    2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
    2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
    1 x Mic in / headphone out
    1 x 2-in-1 card reader SD/MMC
    2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
    2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
    1 x Mic in / headphone out
    1 x 2-in-1 card reader SD/MMC
    2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
    2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
    1 x Mic in / headphone out
    1 x 2-in-1 card reader SD/MMC
    Rear I/O Ports
    2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
    2 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-A
    4 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
    5 x Audio jacks
    1 x Optical S/PDIF out
    1 x RJ45
    2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
    2 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-A
    4 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
    5 x Audio jacks
    1 x Optical S/PDIF out
    1 x RJ45
    2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
    2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
    1 x HDMI
    5 x Audio jacks
    1 x S/PDIF
    1 x RJ45
    2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
    2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
    1 x HDMI
    5 x Audio jacks
    1 x S/PDIF
    1 x RJ45
    Power
    500 / 700W power supply (PSU)
    300 / 500 / 700W power supply (PSU)
    300 / 500W power supply (PSU)
    300 / 500W power supply (PSU)
    Weight and Dimensions
    Width: 17.9cm
    Depth: 40cm
    Height: 45.6cm
    Weight: 11kg
    Width: 17.9cm
    Depth: 40cm
    Height: 45.6cm
    Weight: 11kg
    Width: 17.9cm
    Depth: 40cm
    Height: 45.6cm
    Weight: 11kg
    Width: 17.9cm
    Depth: 40cm
    Height: 45.6cm
    Weight: 11kg
    Transparent Side Panel
    Varies by model
    Varies by model
    N/A
    N/A
    Aura Sync
    Aura Sync support
    Aura Sync support
    N/A
    Aura Sync support
    Accessories
    1 x Keyboard
    1 x Mouse
    1 x Power cord
    1 x Warranty card
    1 x Quick manual
    1 x Keyboard
    1 x Mouse
    1 x Power cord
    1 x Warranty card
    1 x Quick manual
    1 x Keyboard
    1 x Mouse
    1 x Power cord
    1 x Warranty card
    1 x Quick manual
    1 x Keyboard 
    1 x Mouse 
    1 x Power cord
    1 x Warranty card
    1 x Quick manual