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ROG ZENITH EXTREME

CPU

Supports CPU up to 16 cores
AMD SocketTR4 for 1st and 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen™ Threadripper™ Processors
* Refer to www.asus.com for CPU support list

Chipset

AMD X399

Memory

8 x DIMM, Max. 128GB, DDR4 3600(O.C.)/3200(O.C.)/2800(O.C.)/2666/2400/2133 MHz ECC and non-ECC, Un-buffered Memory *
AMD Ryzen™ Threadripper™ Processors
Quad Channel Memory Architecture
* Hyper DIMM support is subject to the physical characteristics of individual CPUs.
** Refer to www.asus.com for the Memory QVL (Qualified Vendors Lists).

Multi-GPU Support

Supports NVIDIA® 4-Way SLI™ Technology
Supports AMD 4-Way CrossFireX Technology
AMD Ryzen™ 2nd Generation/Ryzen™ 1st Generation Processors

Expansion Slots

4 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x16, x16/x16, x16/x8/x16, x16/x8/x16/x8) *1
1 x PCIe 2.0 x4
1 x PCIe 2.0 x1
AMD X399 chipset

Storage

2 x M.2 Socket 3, with M Key design, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (Supports both SATA & PCIE SSD)*2
1 x U.2 port*3
6 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s),
1 x M.2 Socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (both SATA & PCIE mode)
AMD Ryzen™ Threadripper™ Processors :
AMD X399 chipset :
Support Raid 0, 1, 10

LAN

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

Wireless Data Network

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac+ WiGig 802.11ad*4
Supports dual band frequency 2.4/5 GHz+ 60GHz
Up to 4600Mbps transfer speed
Supports MU-MIMO

Bluetooth

Bluetooth V4.1

Audio

- ESS® ESS9018Q2C
- Supports up to 32-Bit/192kHz playback *5
- Sonic Studio III
- High quality120dBSNR stereo playback output113dBSNR recording input
ROG SupremeFX8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC S1220
- Impedance sense for front and rear headphone outputs
- Supports : Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, Front Panel Jack-retasking
- Sonic Radar III
Audio Feature :
- Optical S/PDIF out port(s) at back panel

USB Ports

2 x USB 2.0 port(s) (Type-A + USB Type-CTM, 2 at mid-board)
2 x USB port(s) (2 at back panel, , Type-A + USB Type-CTM)
AMD Ryzen™ Threadripper™ Processors :
8 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 port(s) (8 at back panel, blue)
4 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 port(s) (4 at mid-board)
AMD X399 chipset :
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 front panel connector port(s)
ASMedia® USB 3.1 Gen 2 controller :

ROG Exclusive Features

- EZ Plug
- 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
Pre-mounted I/O Shield
Overwolf
- PCIe x16 Lane Switch
Clear CMOS button
Extreme Tweaker
Extreme Engine Digi+ :
- IR3555 PoweIRstage®
- MicroFine Alloy Chokes
- 10K Black Metallic Capacitors
ROG Extreme OC kit :
- Safe Boot button
- Slow Mode
- LN2 Mode
UEFI BIOS features :
- Tweakers´ Paradise
- ROG SSD Secure Erase
USB BIOS Flashback®

Special Features

Overclocking Protection :
- Aura Addressable Strip Header(s)
- Aura Lighting Effects Synchronization with compatible ASUS ROG devices
- ASUS C.P.R.(CPU Parameter Recall)
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
LiveDash OLED
- ASUS Q-Connector
Gamer´s Guardian:
TPU
- SafeSlot
AURA :
- Aura Lighting Control
- Aura RGB Strip Headers
ASUS EZ DIY :
- ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3
- ASUS EZ Flash 3
ASUS Q-Design :
- ASUS Q-LED (CPU, DRAM, VGA, Boot Device LED)
- ASUS Q-DIMM
ASUS Exclusive Features :
- AI Suite 3

Back I/O Ports

1 x ASUS Wi-Fi GO! module (Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac+ WiGig 802.11ad and Bluetooth v4.1)
8 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 (blue) ,
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 (red)Type-A
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 (black)USB Type-CTM,
5 x LED-illuminated 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 Safe Boot jumper
1 x M.2 Socket 3 with M Key design, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (Supports both SATA & PCIE SSD)
1 x U.2 connector*4
1 x 9 pin Monoblock sensor
1 x LN2 Mode switch(es)
1 x ReTry jumper
1 x System panel(s) (Q-Connector)
1 x 5-pin EXT_FAN(Extension Fan) connector
1 x PCIe x16 lane switch
1 x USB 2.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 2 USB 2.0 port(s)
2 x T_Sensor Connector
1 x Aura Addressable Strip Header(s)
2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1(up to 5Gbps) connector(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 3.1 Gen 1 port(s)
2 x 8-pin EATX 8V Power connector
2 x Thermal sensor connector(s)
1 x EZ Plug connector(s) (4-pin Molex power connector)
1 x Slow Mode jumper(s)
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 front panel connector
6 x SATA 6Gb/s connector(s)
1 x LN2 Mode jumper(s)
1 x Start button
1 x H_AMP fan connector
1 x Slow Mode switch(es)
1 x LN2 Mode header(s)
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
2 x Chassis Fan connector(s)
1 x W_PUMP+ connector
1 x System panel connector
2 x Aura RGB Strip Headers
1 x CPU Fan connector(s)
1 x CPU OPT Fan connector(s)
1 x 24-pin EATX Power connector(s)
1 x Front panel audio connector(s) (AAFP)

Accessories

1 x ASUS WiGig 802.11ad moving antenna *6
1 x ROG VGA Holder
1 x ROG AREION 10G
1 x ROG DIMM.2 Fan Stand Pack (s)
1 x Fan Extension Card (3 x 4-pin fan out)
1 x Fan Extension card screw pack
1 x Fan Extension card cable
1 x 10-in-1 ROG cable label
3 x SATA 6Gb/s cable(s)
1 x SLI HB BRIDGE(2-WAY-L)
1 x M.2 screw kit (long screw and mount)
2 x M.2 screw kit (short screw and mount)
1 x DIMM.2 extension card with 2 x M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (SATA & PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)
1 x ROG Logo Sticker(s)
3 x Thermistor cable(s)
1 x USB drive with utilities and drivers
1 x ROG big sticker
1 x Q-Connector
1 x ROG coaster(s)
1 x Extension Cable for RGB strips (80 cm)
1 x Extension cable for Addressable LED
1 x ASUS 2T2R dual band Wi-Fi moving antennas (Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac compliant)
User´s manual

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

Operating System

Windows® 10 64-bit

Form Factor

Extended ATX Form Factor
12 inch x 10.9 inch ( 30.5 cm x 27.7 cm )

Note

1. The PCIE_X8/x4_4 slot shares bandwidth with U.2. In 4-Way configuration, if the PCIE_X8/x4_4 is used in x8 mode, U.2 port will be disabled.
2. ROG DIMM.2 Card supports 2 x M.2 SSDs.
3. U.2 Shares bandwidth with the PCIE_X8/x4_4 slot.
4. Wi-Fi 802.11ad(WiGig) is only available in certified countries.
5. Due to limitations in HDA bandwidth, 32-Bit/192kHz is not supported for 8-Channel audio.
6. Due to different countries´ regulations, 802.11ad(WiGig) moving antenna is only bundled in certified countries.
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