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Rebirth of a Gaming Beast
Design
Defying convention
CPU
Overclocked for formidable firepower
Overclocked to
5.1GHz
Top Speed
Up to
9th Gen
Intel® Core™ i9 processor
CPU Performance*
Top Speed at 5.1GHZ
29%FASTER
Intel Base Frequency at 3.6GHZ
CPU-Overclocking Cinebench Test*
i9-9900K
1.47XFASTER
i7-8700K
* ROG Strix GL12CX with NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2080 graphics card, 9th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-9900K processor, and 32GB DDR4 RAM.
Graphics
Unrivaled graphics performance
* VR Ready capability may vary by product specification. Please check with your ASUS supplier for more information.
Up to GeForce®
RTX2080Ti
Graphics
 
 
 
 
Game Test
Geared for the latest games
* ROG Strix GL12CX with NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2080 graphics card, 9th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-9900K processor, and 32GB DDR4 RAM.
Black Ops 4
70fps
4K Ultra
Tomb Raider
62fps
4K Ultra
GEFORCE RTX 2080 GRAPHICS REINVENTED NVIDIA's newest flagship graphics card is a revolution in gaming realism and performance. Its powerful NVIDIA Turing™ GPU architecture, breakthrough technologies, and 11 GB of next-gen, ultra-fast GDDR6 memory make it the world's ultimate gaming GPU.
NVIDIA Turing™ Architecture This revolutionary architecture, combined with our all-new GeForce® RTX platform, fuses together real-time ray tracing, artificial intelligence, and programmable shading. You've never created and enjoyed games like this before.
Real-Time Ray Tracing In Games Ray tracing is the definitive solution for lifelike lighting, reflections, and shadows, offering a level of realism far beyond what's possible using traditional rendering techniques. NVIDIA Turing™ is the first GPU capable of real-time ray tracing.
Performance GeForce® RTX gaming GPUs come loaded with next-generation GDDR6 memory, support for DirectX 12 features, and more. This is graphics reinvented.
Game Ready Drivers Get the highest levels of performance, and the smoothest experience possible, from the moment you start playing.
Breakthrough Gaming Technologies Get the latest NVIDIA GameWorks™ technologies for smooth gameplay, cinematic experiences, and revolutionary 360-degree image capture-even in VR. Plus, get the performance to drive the latest displays, including VR, ultra-high-resolution, and multiple monitors.
VR Ready Experience next-generation VR performance, the lowest latency, and plug-and-play compatibility with leading headsets-driven by NVIDIA VRWorks™ technologies. VR audio, physics, and haptics let you hear and feel every moment.
Storage
Innovative DIMM.2 module for SSDs
Read Speed
6X
Faster Than a SATA 3 SSD
Read Speed
24X
Faster Than a SATA 3 HDD
 
Optane memory
Support
Lighting
Your machine, your style
* All bundled peripherals are subject to change without notice. Please check with your local vendors for exact offers.
16million
colors
Static
Breathing
Strobing
Color cycle
Rainbow
Comet / Flash & dash
Music
Smart
Hot-Swap SSD Tray
Engineered for esports
* All images are for illustrative purposes only, please check with your local vendors for exact offers.
Upgradability
Armed and Ready
Up to
2
HDD trays
Up to
2
M.2 slots
Up to
2
2.5” SSD trays
Up to
1
9cm exhaust fan
Up to
2
12cm exhaust fans
Thermal Design
Keep it cool under pressure
Exclusive Software
Unified System Tuning and Personalization
Audio
Premium audio experience
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GUI Name
Extensive Connectivity
Hassle-free compatibility and faster data transfers
* Unless otherwise stated, performance figures are based on theoretical performance. Actual performance figures may vary in real-world situations.
USB 2.0
USB 3.1 Gen 2
USB 3.1 Gen 1
RJ45
SPDIF
Rear speaker out
Center / subwoofer
Microphone
Line out
Line in
Mic in / headphone out
Card reader
USB 2.0
USB 3.1 Gen 1