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ROG CROSSHAIR VI HERO

ROG CROSSHAIR VI HERO

CPU

AMD AM4 Socket for 3rd/2nd/1st Gen AMD Ryzen™/Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics/7th Generation A-series/Athlon X4 Processors
* Refer to www.asus.com for CPU support list

Chipset

AMD X370

Memory

4 x DIMM, Max. 128GB, DDR4 3600(O.C.)/3466(O.C.)/3400(O.C.)/3200(O.C.)/3000(O.C.)/2933(O.C.)/2800(O.C.)/2666/2400/2133 MHz ECC and non-ECC, Un-buffered Memory *
4 x DIMM, Max. 128GB, DDR4 2400/2133 MHz Non-ECC, Un-buffered Memory *
4 x DIMM, Max. 128GB, DDR4 3200(O.C.)/3000(O.C.)/2933(O.C.)/2800(O.C.)/2666/2400/2133 MHz Memory
2nd and 1st Gen Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics/ Athlon with Radeon Vega Graphics/ 1st Gen AMD Ryzen Processors
3rd and 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen Processors
AMD 7th Generation A-series/Athlon™ Processors
* Refer to www.asus.com for the Memory QVL (Qualified Vendors Lists).
Dual Channel Memory Architecture

Multi-GPU Support

Supports NVIDIA® 2-Way SLI™ Technology *3
Supports AMD CrossFireX™ Technology

Expansion Slots

AMD X370 chipset
1 x PCIe 2.0 x16 (max at x4 mode) *1
3 x PCIe 2.0 x1
2 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (x16 or dual x8)
AMD Ryzen™ 2nd Generation/ Ryzen™ 1st Generation Processors
AMD Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics /7th Generation A-Series/Athlon X4 Processors
1 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (x8 mode)

Storage

AMD X370 chipset :
AMD 7th Generation A-series/Athlon™ Processors :
1 x M.2 Socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (SATA mode)
1 x M.2 Socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (SATA & PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)
8 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s),
AMD Ryzen™ 2nd Generation/ Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics/ Ryzen™ 1st Generation Processors :
Support Raid 0, 1, 10

LAN

ROG GameFirst IV
Intel® I211-AT, 1 x Gigabit LAN Controller(s)
Anti-surge LANGuard

Audio

- Sonic Studio III
ROG SupremeFX8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC S1220
- ESS® ES9023P
- Gold-plated jacks
- Impedance sense for front and rear headphone outputs
- Supports : Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, Front Panel Jack-retasking
- High quality120dBSNR stereo playback outputand113dBSNR recording input
- SupremeFX Shielding Technology
- Supports up to 32-Bit/192kHz playback *2
- Sonic Radar III
Audio Feature :
- Optical S/PDIF out port(s) at back panel

USB Ports

4 x USB 3.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, blue)
6 x USB 3.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, blue, 2 at mid-board)
AMD X370 chipset :
2 x USB 3.1 port(s) (2 at back panel, black+red, Type-A + USB Type-CTM)
AMD Ryzen™ 2nd Generation/ Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics/ Ryzen™ 1st Generation/7th Generation A-Series/Athlon X4 Processors :
6 x USB 2.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, black, 2 at mid-board)
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 front panel connector port(s)
ASMedia® USB 3.1 Gen 2 controller :

ROG Exclusive Features

BIOS FlashBack
Loadline Calibration
- One-click Overclocking
- DirectKey
KeyBot II
- ClrCMOS
- Power On
- NexFET™ Power Block MOSFET
ROG RAMDisk
ROG RAMCache II
GameFirst IV
- O.C. Profile
ROG CPU-Z
ROG CloneDrive
Slow Mode
Overwolf
Safe Boot Button
Mem TweakIt
Clear CMOS button
ReTry Button
LN2 Mode
Extreme Tweaker
Start Button
Reset Button
ROG Aura
Extreme Engine Digi+ :
- MicroFine Alloy Chokes
- 10K Black Metallic Capacitors
UEFI BIOS features :
- Tweakers´ Paradise
- ROG SSD Secure Erase
- Graphic Card Information Preview

Special Features

ASUS Dual Intelligent Processors 5-Way Optimization by Dual Intelligent Processors 5 :
- 5-Way Optimization tuning key perfectly consolidates TPU, EPU, DIGI+ VRM, Fan Expert 4, and Turbo App
- ASUS Q-Connector
- ASUS Q-Code
Gamer´s Guardian:
TPU
- SafeSlot
ASUS EZ DIY :
- ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3
- ASUS EZ Flash 3
ASUS Q-Design :
- ASUS Q-Shield
- ASUS Q-LED (CPU, DRAM, VGA, Boot Device LED)
- ASUS Q-DIMM
ASUS Exclusive Features :
- AI Suite 3

Back I/O Ports

1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 (black)USB Type-CTM,
4 x USB 2.0 (one port can be switched to USB BIOS FlashBack)
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 (red)Type-A
8 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (blue)
1 x USB BIOS FlashBack Button(s)
1 x M.2 Wi-Fi Slot
5 x Gold-plated audio jacks
1 x Clear CMOS button(s)
1 x LAN (RJ45) port(s)
1 x Optical S/PDIF out

Internal I/O Ports

1 x 4-pin EATX 12V_1 Power connector(s)
1 x ROG extension (ROG_EXT) header(s)
2 x 3D Mount screw port(s)
1 x 8-pin EATX 12V Power connector
1 x USB 2.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 2 USB 2.0 port(s)
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 front panel connector
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1(up to 5Gbps) connector(s) support(s) additional 2 USB 3.1 Gen 1 port(s)
1 x LN2 Mode jumper(s)
1 x Start button
1 x M.2 Socket 3 with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support
1 x Slow Mode switch(es)
1 x Reset button(s)
1 x Safe Boot button
1 x ReTry button
1 x W_IN header
1 x W_OUT header
1 x W_FLOW header
1 x W_PUMP+ connector
1 x Thermal sensor connector(s)
1 x System panel connector
1 x TPM header
2 x Aura RGB Strip Header(s)
8 x SATA 6Gb/s connector(s)
1 x CPU Fan connector(s)
1 x CPU OPT Fan connector(s)
3 x Chassis Fan connector(s)
1 x AIO_PUMP connector
1 x 24-pin EATX Power connector(s)
1 x Front panel audio connector(s) (AAFP)

Accessories

1 x 3D printing mount package
1 x 10-in-1 ROG cable label
ASUS Q-Shield
1 x SLI HB BRIDGE(2-WAY-M)
1 x ROG big sticker
1 x Q-Connector
1 x ROG coaster(s)
1 x Extension Cable for RGB strips (80 cm)
User´s manual
4 x SATA 6Gb/s cable(s)
1 x M.2 Screw Package
1 x Supporting DVD

BIOS

128 Mb Flash ROM, UEFI AMI BIOS, PnP, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 3.0, ACPI 6.1, Multi-language BIOS,
ASUS EZ Flash 3, CrashFree BIOS 3, F11 EZ Tuning Wizard, F6 Qfan Control, F3 My Favorites, Last Modified log,
F12 PrintScreen and ASUS DRAM SPD (Serial Presence Detect) memory information

Manageability

WfM 2.0, WOL by PME, PXE

Support Disc

Drivers
AURA
ROG GameFirst IV*3
ROG RAMDisk
ROG RAMCache II
ROG CPU-Z
ROG Mem TweakIt
ROG Keybot II
Sonic Studio III
Sonic Radar III
Overwolf
CloneDrive
Kaspersky® Anti-Virus
DAEMON Tools Software
Winzip
ASUS WebStorage
ASUS Utilities

Operating System

Windows® 10 64-bit

Form Factor

12 inch x 9.6 inch ( cm x cm )
ATX Form Factor

Note

*1 PCIeX4_3 slot shares bandwidth with PCIeX1_1, PCIeX1_2 and PCIeX1_3.
*2 Due to limitations in HDA bandwidth, 32-Bit/192kHz is not supported for 8-Channel audio.
*3 Due to CPU limitation, NVIDIA® 2-Way SLI™ Technology is not supported for AMD 7th Gen A-series/Athlon™ Processors.
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