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ROG MAXIMUS XI APEX

ROG MAXIMUS XI APEX

CPU

Build in Intel® 9th / 8th Gen Intel® Core™, Pentium® Gold and Celeron® Processors
Supports Intel® 14nm CPU
Supports Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
* Refer to www.asus.com for CPU support list

Chipset

Build in Intel® Z390

Memory

2 x DIMM, Max. 64GB, DDR4 4800(O.C.)/4700(O.C)/4600(O.C)/4500(O.C)/4400(O.C)/4266(O.C.)/4133(O.C.)/4000(O.C.)/3866(O.C.)/3600(O.C.)/3466(O.C.)/3400(O.C.)/3333(O.C.)/3300(O.C.)/3200(O.C.)/3000(O.C.)/2933(O.C.)/2800(O.C.)/2666/2133 MHz Memory *
Socket 1151 for 9th / 8th Gen Intel® Core™, Pentium® Gold and Celeron® processors
* Double Capcity DRAM support depends on the DRAM models
Supports Intel® Extreme Memory Profile (XMP)
Dual Channel Memory Architecture

Multi-GPU Support

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

Expansion Slots

2 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (Single at x16, dual at x8/x8)
1 x PCIe 3.0 x1
1 x PCIe 3.0 x16
Intel® Z390 Chipset

Storage

1 x ROG DIMM.2 Module support(PCH_DIMM.2), with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (SATA & PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)
1 x ROG DIMM.2 Module support(PCH_DIMM.2), with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)
Support Raid 0, 1, 5
Intel® Z390 Chipset :
Intel® Optane™ Memory Ready
6 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s)

LAN

Intel® I219V, 1 x Gigabit LAN Controller(s)

Wireless Data Network

Intel® Wireless-AC 9560
Supports channel bandwidth: HT20/HT40/HT80/HT160. Up to 1.73Gbps transfer speed
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac

Bluetooth

Bluetooth® 5.0

Audio

ROG SupremeFX7.1-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC
- SupremeFX Shielding™ Technology
Premium Japan-made audio capacitors provides warm, natural, and immersive sound with exceptional clarity and fidelity
- Supports up to 32-Bit/192kHz playback
- Impedance sense for front and rear headphone outputs
- High quality120dBSNR stereo playback outputand113dBSNR recording input
Audio Feature :
- Optical S/PDIF out port(s) at back panel

USB Ports

4 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 port(s) (4 at back panel, , Type-A + USB Type-CTM)
10 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 port(s) (6 at back panel, blue)
Intel® Z390 Chipset :
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 front panel connector port(s)
4 x USB 2.0 port(s)

ROG Exclusive Features

Condensation detection
- O.C. Profile
- GPU.DIMM Post
ROG CPU-Z
ROG CloneDrive
Slow Mode
Overwolf
Safe Boot Button
Double Power :
- Dual 8-pin CPU
Mem TweakIt
Clear CMOS button
ReTry Button
LN2 Mode
ProbeIt
Extreme Tweaker
Start Button
Reset Button
Extreme Engine Digi+ :
- IR3555 PoweIRstage®
- MicroFine Alloy Chokes
- 10K Black Metallic Capacitors
UEFI BIOS features :
- Tweakers´ Paradise
- ROG SSD Secure Erase
- Graphic Card Information Preview
ROG Patented Pre-mounted I/O Shield
ROG Exclusive Software
- RAMCache III

Special Features

ASUS Dual Intelligent Processors 3 - SMART DIGI+ Power Control :
- 5-Way Optimization tuning key perfectly consolidates TPU, EPU, DIGI+ VRM, Fan Expert 4, and Turbo App
SafeDIMM slot
- Anti-Surge
AI Overclocking
MemOK! II
Armoury Crate
- ASUS Q-LED (CPU, DRAM, VGA, Boot Device LED, HDD LED)
- MemOK! II
- Aura Addressable Strip Header(s)
- Aura Lighting Effects Synchronization with compatible ASUS ROG devices
- Clear CMOS Button
- ASUS Q-Connector
- ASUS Q-Code
- USB BIOS Flashback®
- BIOS Flashback® Button
Gaming Aesthetics :
- AURA-RGB Lighting
- DRAM Overcurrent Protection
ASUS 5X Protection III :
- ASUS SafeSlot Core: Fortified PCIe Slot prevents damage
- ASUS LANGuard: Protects against LAN surges, lightning strikes and static-electricity discharges!
AURA :
- Aura Lighting Control
- Aura RGB Strip Headers
- ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3
- ASUS NODE : hardware control interface
ASUS Q-Design :
- ASUS Q-Slot
- ASUS Q-DIMM
DIY Friendly Design
- Procool
- SafeSlot
- Digi+ VRM
- Highly Durable components
- ESD Guards
Fan Xpert4
- ASUS Overvoltage Protection: World-class circuit-protecting power design
ASUS Exclusive Features :
- AI Suite 3

Back I/O Ports

3 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 (red)
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 (black)Type-C,
1 x PS/2 keyboard (purple)
1 x PS/2 mouse (green)
6 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 (blue)
1 x ASUS Wi-Fi GO! module (Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac and Bluetooth v5.0
5 x Gold-plated audio jacks
1 x Clear CMOS button(s)
1 x USB BIOS Flashback® Button(s)
1 x LAN (RJ45) port(s)
1 x Optical S/PDIF out

Internal I/O Ports

1 x ReTry jumper
1 x High AMP Fan Header
1 x W_Pump+ Header
3 x 4-pin Full Speed Fan connectors
3 x onboard LED ON/OFF jumper(s)
2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 connector(s) support(s) additional 2 USB 3.1 Gen 1 port(s)
1 x AIO PUMP Header
1 x RGB Header
1 x Q-Code
2 x 8-pin EATX 12V Power connectors
1 x 4-pin EZ_PLUG Power connector(s)
1 x MemOK! II switch(es)
1 x Aura Addressable Strip Header(s)
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 front panel connector
1 x DIMM.2 Slot supports 2 M.2 drives (2242-22110)
2 x USB 2.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 2 USB 2.0 port(s)
1 x LN2 Mode jumper(s)
1 x Start button
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 Node Connector(s)
1 x System panel connector
1 x S/PDIF out header(s)
1 x Front panel audio connector(s) (AAFP)

Accessories

1 x ROG addressable LED strip (30cm)
User manual
1 x Customizable Name Plate Accessory Pack
1 x ROG DIMM.2 with heatsink
1 x M.2 Pad for ROG DIMM.2
1 x SLI HB BRIDGE(2-WAY-M)
2 x M.2 screw kit (short screw and mount)
1 x ROG big sticker
1 x Q-Connector
1 x ROG coaster(s)
1 x Wi-Fi Antenna(s)
1 x Extension Cable for RGB strips (80 cm)
1 x ROG Thank you card
1 x Supporting DVD

BIOS

2 x 128 Mb Flash ROM, UEFI AMI BIOS, PnP, DMI3.0, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 3.0, ACPI 6.0, 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, F3 Shortcut functions and ASUS DRAM SPD (Serial Presence Detect) memory information.

Manageability

WfM2.0, DMI3.0, WOL by PME, PXE

Operating System

Windows® 10 64-bit

Form Factor

12 inch x 9.6 inch ( 24.4 cm x 24.4 cm )
ATX Form Factor
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