ASRock USB 3.1 Gen2- ASRock Front Panel Type C USB 3.1 Gen2 Header (10 Gb/s)- ASRock Rear USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-A Port (10 Gb/s)- ASRock Rear USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C Port (10 Gb/s)ASRock Super Alloy- XXL Aluminum Alloy Heatsink- Premium 60A Power Choke- Premium Memory Alloy Choke (Reduces 70% core loss compared to iron powder choke)- Dual-Stack MOSFET (DSM)- Combo Caps (Nichicon 12K Black Caps)- Nichicon 12K Black Caps (100% Japan made high quality conductive polymer capacitors)- I/O Armor- Matte Black PCB- High Density Glass Fabric PCBIntel®, 802.11ac WiFiASRock Steel SlotsASRock Ultra M.2 (PCIe Gen3 x4 &, SATA3)ASRock Full Spike Protection (for all USB, Audio, LAN Ports)ASRock Live Update &, APP Shop
– Supports 8th Generation Intel®, Core&trade, Processors (Socket 1151)- Digi Power design- 12 Power Phase design- Supports Intel®, Turbo Boost 2.0 Technology- Supports Intel®, K-Series unlocked CPUs- Supports ASRock BCLK Full-range Overclocking- Supports ASRock Hyper BCLK Engine II
– Intel®, Z370
– Dual Channel DDR4 Memory Technology- 4 x DDR4 DIMM Slots- Supports DDR4 4333+(OC)* / 4266(OC) / 4133(OC) / 4000(OC) / 3866(OC) / 3800(OC) / 3733(OC) / 3600(OC) / 3200(OC) / 2933(OC) / 2800(OC) / 2666 / 2400 / 2133 non-ECC, un-buffered memory- Supports ECC UDIMM memory modules (operate in non-ECC mode)- Max. capacity of system memory: 64GB**- Supports Intel®, Extreme Memory Profile (XMP) 2.0- 15&mu, Gold Contact in DIMM Slots
*Please refer to Memory Support List on ASRock´s website for more information.8th Gen Intel®, CPU supports DDR4 up to 2666.**Due to the operating system limitation, the actual memory size may be less than 4GB for the reservation for system usage under Windows®, 32-bit OS. For Windows®, 64-bit OS with 64-bit CPU, there is no such limitation.
– 2 x 128Mb AMI UEFI Legal BIOS with multilingual GUI support (1 x Main BIOS and 1 x Backup BIOS)- Supports Secure Backup UEFI Technology- ACPI 6.0 Compliant wake up events- SMBIOS 2.7 Support- CPU Core/Cache, GT Core/Cache, DRAM, PCH 1.0V, VCCIO, VCCST, VCCSA, VCCPLL, CPU Internal PLL, GT PLL, Ring PLL, System Agent PLL, Memory Controller PLL Voltage Multi-adjustment
– Supports Intel®, UHD Graphics Built-in Visuals : Intel®, Quick Sync Video with AVC, MVC (S3D) and MPEG-2 Full HW Encode1, Intel®, InTru&trade, 3D, Intel®, Clear Video HD Technology, Intel®, Insider&trade,, Intel®, UHD Graphics- DirectX 12- HWA Encode/Decode: VP9 8-bit, VP9 10-bit (Encode only), VP8, HEVC (MPEG-H Part2, h.265), AVC (MPEG4, h.264), MPEG2-Part2 (h.262), JPEG/MJPEG,VC-1- Max. shared memory 1024MB*- Dual graphics output: Support HDMI and DisplayPort 1.2 ports by independent display controllers- Supports HDMI with max. resolution up to 4K x 2K (4096×2160) @ 30Hz- Supports DisplayPort 1.2 with max. resolution up to 4K x 2K (4096×2304) @ 60Hz- Supports Auto Lip Sync, Deep Color (12bpc), xvYCC and HBR (High Bit Rate Audio) with HDMI Port (Compliant HDMI monitor is required)- Supports HDCP with HDMI and DisplayPort 1.2 Ports- Supports 4K Ultra HD (UHD) playback with HDMI and DisplayPort 1.2 Ports
*The size of maximum shared memory may vary from different operating systems.**Intel®, UHD Graphics Built-in Visuals and the VGA outputs can be supported only with processors which are GPU integrated.
– 7.1 CH HD Audio with Content Protection (Realtek ALC1220 Audio Codec)- Premium Blu-ray Audio support- Supports Surge Protection- Supports Purity Sound&trade, 4- Nichicon Fine Gold Series Audio Caps- 120dB SNR DAC with Differential Amplifier- NE5532 Premium Headset Amplifier for Front Panel Audio Connector (Supports up to 600 Ohm headsets)- Pure Power-In- Direct Drive Technology- PCB Isolate Shielding- Impedance Sensing on Front Out port- Individual PCB Layers for R/L Audio Channel- Gold Audio Jacks- 15&mu, Gold Audio Connector- Supports DTS Connect
– Gigabit LAN 10/100/1000 Mb/s- 1 x Giga PHY Intel®, I219V, 1 x GigaLAN Intel®, I211AT- Supports Wake-On-LAN- Supports Lightning/ESD Protection- Supports Dual LAN with Teaming*- Supports Energy Efficient Ethernet 802.3az- Supports PXE
*Teaming is supported on Windows®, 10 RS2 and above.
– Intel®, 802.11ac WiFi Module- Supports IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac- Supports Dual-Band (2.4/5 GHz)- Supports high speed wireless connections up to 433Mbps- Supports Bluetooth 4.2 / 3.0 + High speed class II
– 3 x PCI Express 3.0 x16 Slots (PCIE2/PCIE4/PCIE5: single at x16 (PCIE2), dual at x8 (PCIE2) / x8 (PCIE4), triple at x8 (PCIE2) / x4 (PCIE4) / x4 (PCIE5))*- 2 x PCI Express 3.0 x1 Slots (Flexible PCIe)- Supports AMD Quad CrossFireX&trade,, 3-Way CrossFireX&trade, and CrossFireX&trade,- Supports NVIDIA®, Quad SLI&trade, and SLI&trade,- 1 x Vertical M.2 Socket (Key E) with the bundled WiFi-802.11ac module (on the rear I/O)- 15&mu, Gold Contact in VGA PCIe Slot (PCIE2)
*Supports NVMe SSD as boot disks
– 6 x SATA3 6.0 Gb/s Connectors, support RAID (RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 10, Intel®, Rapid Storage Technology 15), NCQ, AHCI and Hot Plug*- 2 x SATA3 6.0 Gb/s Connectors by ASMedia ASM1061, support NCQ, AHCI and Hot Plug- 2 x Ultra M.2 Sockets (M2_1 and M2_2), support M Key type 2242/2260/2280/22110 M.2 SATA3 6.0 Gb/s module and M.2 PCI Express module up to Gen3 x4 (32 Gb/s)**- 1 x Ultra M.2 Socket (M2_3), supports M Key type 2242/2260/2280 M.2 SATA3 6.0 Gb/s module and M.2 PCI Express module up to Gen3 x4 (32 Gb/s)**
*M2_1, SATA3_0 and SATA3_1 share lanes. If either one of them is in use, the others will be disabled.M2_2, SATA3_4 and SATA3_5 share lanes. If either one of them is in use, the others will be disabled.If M2_3 is occupied by a SATA-type M.2 device, SATA3_3 will be disabled.**Type 22110 M.2 module is supported with either M2_1 or M2_2 socket.Supports Intel®, Optane&trade, TechnologySupports NVMe SSD as boot disksSupports ASRock U.2 Kit
– 1 x TPM Header- 1 x Power LED and Speaker Header- 1 x RGB LED Header*- 1 x CPU Fan Connector (4-pin)**- 1 x CPU Optional/Water Pump Fan Connector (4-pin) (Smart Fan Speed Control)***- 2 x Chassis Fan Connectors (4-pin) (Smart Fan Speed Control)- 1 x Chassis Optional/Water Pump Fan Connector (4-pin) (Smart Fan Speed Control)****- 1 x 24 pin ATX Power Connector (Hi-Density Power Connector)- 1 x 8 pin 12V Power Connector (Hi-Density Power Connector)- 1 x Front Panel Audio Connector (15&mu, Gold Audio Connector)- 1 x Thunderbolt&trade, AIC Connector (5-pin)- 3 x USB 2.0 Headers (Support 6 USB 2.0 ports) (Intel®, Z370) (Supports ESD Protection)- 2 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Headers (Support 4 USB 3.1 Gen1 ports) (ASMedia ASM1074 hub) (Supports ESD Protection)- 1 x Front Panel Type C USB 3.1 Gen2 Header (ASMedia ASM3142)- 1 x Dr. Debug with LED- 1 x XMP Switch- 1 x BIOS B Select Jumper
*Supports in total up to 12V/3A, 36W LED Strip**The CPU Fan Connector supports the CPU fan of maximum 1A (12W) fan power.***The CPU Optional/Water Pump Fan supports the water cooler fan of maximum 1.5A (18W) fan power.****The Chassis Optional/Water Pump Fan supports the water cooler fan of maximum 1.5A (18W) fan power.*****CPU_OPT/W_PUMP, CHA_FAN1, CHA_FAN2 and CHA_FAN3/W_PUMP can auto detect if 3-pin or 4-pin fan is in use.
Rear Panel I/O
– 2 x Antenna Ports- 1 x PS/2 Mouse/Keyboard Port- 1 x HDMI Port- 1 x DisplayPort 1.2- 1 x Optical SPDIF Out Port- 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-A Port (10 Gb/s) (ASMedia ASM3142) (Supports ESD Protection)- 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C Port (10 Gb/s) (ASMedia ASM3142) (Supports ESD Protection)- 4 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Ports (Intel®, Z370) (Supports ESD Protection)- 2 x RJ-45 LAN Ports with LED (ACT/LINK LED and SPEED LED)- 1 x Clear CMOS Button- HD Audio Jacks: Rear Speaker / Central / Bass / Line in / Front Speaker / Microphone (Gold Audio Jacks)
Software and UEFI
Software- ASRock A-Tuning- ASRock RGB LED- ASRock XFast LANUEFI- ASRock EZ Mode- ASRock Full HD UEFI- ASRock My Favorites in UEFI- ASRock Instant Flash- ASRock Internet Flash- ASRock Easy RAID Installer
*These utilities can be downloaded from ASRock Live Update &, APP Shop.
– Drivers, Utilities, AntiVirus Software (Trial Version), Google Chrome Browser and Toolbar
– Quick Installation Guide, Support CD, I/O Shield- 4 x SATA Data Cables- 1 x ASRock SLI_HB_Bridge_2S Card- 2 x ASRock WiFi 2.4/5 GHz Antennas- 3 x Screws for M.2 Sockets
– Temperature Sensing: CPU, CPU Optional/Water Pump, Chassis, Chassis Optional/Water Pump Fans- Fan Tachometer: CPU, CPU Optional/Water Pump, Chassis, Chassis Optional/Water Pump Fans- Quiet Fan (Auto adjust chassis fan speed by CPU temperature): CPU, CPU Optional/Water Pump, Chassis, Chassis Optional/Water Pump Fans- Fan Multi-Speed Control: CPU, CPU Optional/Water Pump, Chassis, Chassis Optional/Water Pump Fans- Voltage monitoring: +12V, +5V, +3.3V, CPU Vcore, DRAM, VPPM, PCH 1.0V, VCCSA, VCCST
– ATX Form Factor: 12.0-in x 9.6-in, 30.5 cm x 24.4 cm
– Microsoft®, Windows®, 10 64-bit