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LANGuard is part of ROG’s design leadership in its gamer Ethernet, when combined with Intel’s latest I218-V Ethernet and ROG’s GameFirst III software. You’d think there’s not much you can do to a simple RJ45 socket, right? Well it turns out there’s plenty to upgrade, which is just what ROG engineers did!
Star Ladder season 9 has finished as the biggest ever season. With eight of the best global teams taking part across multiple eSports disciplines, season 9 brought us three different offline finals in two countries.
A second roundup of ASUS, TUF and ROG reviews from around the net: Z97-A, Z97 Deluxe, with first reviews of Sabertooth Z97 Mark 1 and Maximus VII Ranger.
Fancy a free keyboard upgrade?
KeyBot is a custom designed hardware IC included on on all ROG Maximus VII motherboards. It means any regular USB gaming keyboard can activate some of the special functions of ROG motherboards, perform key macros and multimedia functions.
Read inside to see the full details of this exclusive new tech.
ASUS has just launched a new Z97 Workstation (WS) motherboard with 4-way PCI-Express Gen 3 graphics power thanks to a PLX switch embedded in the board. If you need 4 graphics cards for your gaming or GPGPU workloads that needs superb reliability under stress, take a look at the Z97-WS!
See the PR inside to see the full details of its exclusive design features.
ROG’s real-world benchmarking app, RealBench, has been updated to v2.2 with new support added in the stability test for systems with 64GB of memory.
The benchmark hasn’t changed, so results from v2.0 and v2.1 are compatible with the latest v2.2, so don’t worry if you’re still using the older versions
Source: RealBench leaderboard
JJ and Alex go through all the new features and design of ASUS’ new Z97 motherboards in the video above.
Are you an ROG Front Base owner who just upgraded to a Maximus VII motherboard (Z97), or, if you bought a Front Base shortly after the Z97 launch you’ll very likely need to update its firmware. You can tell because it is missing a sticker behind the LCD panel.
Follow our step-by-step guide to upgrade it inside.