CSM PRO-E3

    CSM PRO-E3

    ASUS CSM PRO-E3, your TCO optimized motherboard solution with enhanced security, reliability and manageability.

      1 DVI-D Port

      2 D-Sub Port

      3 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 ports

      4 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 ports

      5 LAN

      6 2 x USB 2.0 ports

      7 Audio

      8
      PCI Express 3.0
      • ASUS SafeSlot Core support
      9
      Audio Features
      • LED-Illuminated design
      • Audio shielding
      • Dedicated audio PCB layers
      • Premium Japanese audio capacitors

      10 DIGI+ VRM & EPU

      11 DDR4 2666 / 2400 / 2133 support

      12 Support 8th Gen
      Intel® Core™ Processor
      Intel® LGA1151 Socket

      13 32Gb/s M.2 support
      SATA & x4 PCIE mode

      14 Intel® B360 Chipset

      15 6 x SATA 6Gb/s

      16 2 x Front USB 3.1 Gen 1

      ASUS Corporate Stable Model

      ASUS Corporate Stable Model (CSM) is a commercial program designed to provide stable and reliable motherboards. Offering up to 36-month product lifecycle support and 6-month end-of-life notice to allow sufficient lead times for your organization to get ready for product transitions. Each purchase of an ASUS CSM motherboard comes with ASUS Control Center - server-grade IT management software.

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      * CSM edition of ASUS Control Center
      * Lifecycle support for consumer chipsets (eg. Q370, H370, B360,H270,B250) is set at 15 months. Program offerings may vary by region. Please consult your local sales representative for more information.

      ASUS Control Center

      ASUS Control Center is centralized IT management software designed to provide a convenient, effective, secure and cost-saving solution for enterprises, small and medium-sized businesses, and data centers in any type of industry. With the help of ASUS Control Center, your organization will be equipped to achieve success in even the most challenging modern IT environments.

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      Optimize IT endpoint management

      Designed to assist IT staff in monitoring and controlling devices within their corporate networks, and facilitate inventory checking in multiple locations remotely

      Automate IT maintenance

      Allows IT staff to schedule automatic updates of the latest BIOS, software and utilities to specific or all devices at off-peak times, enhancing system stability and IT operational flexibility

      Securely manage all of endpoints

      Securely manage endpoint configuration, portable storage access and PC software applications by enabling them to create grouping rules on individual devices

      * ASUS Control Center is only available for CSM motherboards. Please consult your local sales representative for more information

      Improved DDR4 stability

      ASUS OptiMem preserves memory signal integrity by routing traces and vias to the optimal PCB layer, and our T-Topology trace layout ensures time-aligned signaling by balancing trace lengths between memory slots. These enhancements allow the Prime 300 Series to support a wide range of dual and quad-DIMM memory kits, while providing your rig with the stability it needs to deal with any type of workload - whether you're gaming or running intensive applications

      A larger signal eye results in improved stability, more overclocking headroom, and lower operating voltages

      ASUS OptiMem advantage:
      ASUS OptiMem
      53.12 V*pS
      Reference design
      72.51 V*pS
      26%
      Reduction in crosstalk
      ASUS OptiMem benefits:
      • Improved memory stability and compatibility
      • Allows lower memory latencies at equivalent voltages
      • Improved memory frequency margin

      Tested by using Synopsys HSPICE simulation software

      Tune it your way
      All-round energy efficiency

      With the Energy Processing Unit (EPU) you'll enjoy system-wide power savings. The EPU automatically optimizes power consumption and maximizes savings with Away mode — a smart setting that creates an extreme energy-saving scenario by shutting down unused I/O controllers.

      Flexible cooling controls

      Prime 300 Series motherboards offer comprehensive control over system fans, via the included Fan Expert software. Auto-Tuning mode intelligently configures all parameters with a single click.

      Cooler by design

      Prime 300 Series features the most comprehensive cooling controls ever, configurable via ASUS Fan Xpert software or the UEFI BIOS.

      Each header can be set to monitor and react to up to three thermal sensors. Via Fan Xpert, you can also assign a sensor to monitor the temperature of supported ASUS graphics cards to ensure optimal cooling during GPU- or CPU-intensive workloads.

      Each onboard CHA FAN header supports PWM and DC mode.



      * Specifications and features vary by model, and all images are illustrative. Please refer specification pages for full details.

      Media-acclaimed UEFI BIOS

      The UEFI BIOS is an early waypoint on any PC-building journey, and Prime 300 Series has one of the best in the business.

      Q-Fan Control Can configure the fan's operating speed manually, or use the easy pre-configured fan profiles to select Standard, Silent, Turbo or Full Speed modes, plus automatic switch to full speed if the temperature hits 75°C.

      Search Function When you're ready for a deeper dive, Advanced mode enables full control over every aspect of the motherboard — with a built-in Search function to find the setting you need in the blink of an eye.

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      EZ mode

      EZ Tuning Wizard Quickly apply a CPU overclock to improve system performance, or configure a RAID array for faster data retrieval and backups

      Intuitive graphical fan control Fine-tune individual fans simply by dragging a curve with the mouse.

      SATA Information: Display SATA port details that help you easily recognize drives.

      Fast Clock Adjustment: Use mouse controls to change the time and date.

      Advanced mode

      My Favorites Quickly find tuning options and add preferred tools to the list.

      Secure Erase: Restore your SSDs to factory-fresh condition.

      User Profile Save BIOS settings for migration to new BIOS version or system.

      SATA Port Renaming: Rename SATA ports for easy identification.

      Ultrafast connectivity

      USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-A

      Ultimate-speed 10Gbps with USB 3.1 Gen 2 onboard

      With backward-compatible USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-A™, you'll experience ultimate connection flexibility and blazing data-transfer speeds of up to 10Gbps — twice as fast as standard USB 3.1 Gen 1.

      * Specifications and features vary by model, and all images are illustrative. Please refer specification pages for full details.

      USB 3.1 Gen 1 front-panel connector

      Future-proof connectivity

      USB 3.1 Gen 1 is right where you need it, with two super-speed headers for the front panel. Experience data-transfer speeds up to 10X faster than USB 2.0 with instant plug-and-play connectivity, and avoid back-breaking contortions in the hunt for hard-to-reach rear ports.

      * Specifications and features vary by model, and all images are illustrative. Please refer specification pages for full details.

      M.2

      Speed up with onboard M.2

      With x4 PCI Express® 3.0/2.0 bandwidth, M.2 supports up to 32Gbps data-transfer speeds. It's the perfect choice for an operating system or application drive, providing fast access to data.

      * Specifications and features vary by model, and all images are illustrative. Please refer specification pages for full details.

      LANGuard

      Pumped-up throughput, 2.5x higher surge tolerance

      ASUS LANGuard is hardware-level networking protection that employs signal-coupling technology and premium anti-EMI surface-mounted capacitors to ensure a more reliable connection and better throughput.

      Turbo LAN

      Network-optimization software for customizable packet prioritization

      Turbo LAN with cFosSpeed traffic-shaping technology allows you to configure application priority via an intuitive interface, and reduces network lag.

      Reliable stability and compatibility

      Built to Last

      ASUS is the world's leading motherboard brand. Our motherboards are extensively tested for compatibility with more than 1,000 components and devices, and each new model undergoes a minimum of 8,000 hours of strict validation — offering the peace of mind of knowing that your ASUS motherboard is fit for all environments and applications. Choosing ASUS is an assurance of trouble-free DIY experiences.

      5X

      Protection III

      Hardware safeguards to ensure long-term durability.

      520+

      DDR4 compatibility

      Industry-leading DDR4 memory compatibility for best flexibility and reassurance.

      1000+

      compatible devices

      Compatibility with a range of CPUs, memory modules, graphics cards and more.

      8000+

      validation hours

      Extensive testing with latest components for enhanced reliability, compatibility and safety.

      Prime 300 Series 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 investment. That means exceptional protection and stability for your build — thanks to decades of engineering experience from the world's leading motherboard brand.

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      SafeSlot Core

      Fortified PCIe slot prevents damage

      SafeSlot Core is the ASUS-exclusive PCIe® slot. Featuring a fortified design that's anchored to the motherboard by a special hook, Safeslot Core provides 1.6X-stronger retention and 1.3X-greater shearing resistance than standard expansion slots.

      Our Prime 300 Series motherboards also have strengthened solder points around both the PCIe and DIMM pins.

      LANGuard

      Pumped-up throughput, 2.5X-higher surge tolerance

      ASUS LANGuard is hardware-level networking protection that employs signal-coupling technology and premium anti-EMI surface-mounted capacitors to ensure a more reliable connection and better throughput.

      Overvoltage Protection

      World-class circuit-protecting power design

      An exclusive circuit design with built-in voltage regulators protects your motherboard from damage caused by unexpected high-level voltages from unstable or inferior power supplies.

      DIGI+ VRM

      Precision control for stable power

      ASUS-exclusive DIGI+ VRM intelligently delivers power to the processor based on real-time demands, reducing energy waste and improving system stability.

      DRAM Overcurrent Protection

      Short-circuit damage prevention

      Onboard resettable fuses prevent overcurrent and short-circuit damage. This extends beyond I/O ports to DRAM ― so it provides a safeguard to protect the lifespan of your system and connected devices.

      Stainless-steel back I/O panel

      3X corrosion-resistance for greater durability

      Corrosion-resistant stainless-steel back I/O panels bonded with chromium oxide assure a lifespan that's 3X longer than ordinary panels.

      ESD Guards

      Electrostatic discharge protection

      ASUS ESD Guards prolong the life of components while preventing damage from electrostatic discharge, providing protection for up to +/- 10kV of air discharge and +/- 6kV of contact discharge.

      1000+

      Compatible devices and components

      The superior compatibility of Prime 300 Series is evidenced by our extensive list of supported devices — which includes thousands of compatible components — and our Qualified Vendor List (QVL) that identifies memory compatibility. It all adds up to more choices for worry-free PC-building experiences.

      8000+

      VALIDATION HOURS

      ASUS motherboards offer superb endurance. We verify this by subjecting every board to more than 8,000 hours of stringent tests. A barrage of burn-in, environmental, compatibility, software and safety tests confirm that our motherboards are exceptionally robust. It also shows that ASUS reliability surpasses industry standards, ensuring that every component is designed to function flawlessly in any environment.

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      Temperature and humidity tests
      Ensures components withstand extreme conditions.
      Thermal measurement tests
      Ensures that the system remains cool and stable under the heaviest loads.
      Insertion tests
      Every port and connector is put through repeated installation cycles.
      Aging tests
      Up to 48-hour aging test ensures reliability.
      Power-consumption tests
      Delivers world-class energy efficiency.
      Temperature and DC margin tests
      Ensures that the motherboard is capable of coping with voltages fluctuations caused by varying temperatures.
      Thermal-shock tests
      Ensures ability to survive temperature changes during transportation.
      Non-operation shock tests
      Built to withstand jolts that may occur during shipping.
      Burn-in tests
      Every component is checked to ensure flawless operation.
      Installation tests
      Connector placement is double-checked to ensure hassle-free installation.
      Drop tests
      Drop tests from various heights ensure durability.
      Salt and spray tests
      Tested for I/O reliability, prolonged lifespan and rust-resistance.
      Upgrade to unrivalled audio
      Visual beauty, virtual worlds

      Ready for 8th Generation Intel LGA1151 Core processors This motherboard supports 8th Generation Intel® Core™ processors in the LGA1151 package, with integrated graphics, memory and PCI Express controllers to support onboard graphics output with dedicated chipsets, dual-channel (2-DIMM) DDR4 memory and 16 PCI Express 3.0/2.0 lanes for great performance.