ASUS TUF Z270 Mark 1 LGA 1151 ATX Motherboard

ASUS TUF Z270 Mark 1 LGA 1151 ATX Motherboard

ASUS TUF Z270 Mark 1 LGA 1151 ATX Motherboard

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Product Highlights

  • ATX Form Factor
  • Intel Z270 Chipset
  • LGA 1151 Socket
  • 4 x Dual-Channel DDR4-3866 (OC)
  • 6 x SATA III, 2 x M.2 Socket 3
  • 3 x PCIe x16 Slots/3 x PCIe x1 Slots
  • SupremeFX ALC S1220A HD Audio Codec
  • Dual Gigabit Ethernet Ports
  • NVIDIA SLI & AMD CrossFireX Support
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ASUS Z270 overview

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Ready for 7th Generation Intel Core Kaby Lake processors and 24/7 operation, the TUF Z270 Mark 1 LGA 1151 ATX Motherboard from ASUS possesses all the looks, durability, and cooling that The Ultimate Force (TUF) motherboards are known for. Thermal Armor and SafeSlot provide ducted airflow and PCIe rigidity, while Thermal Radar 2 and TUF Detective 2 provide improved cooling and system monitoring. This motherboard is designed to fit in standard sized ATX cases. The TUF Z270 Mark 1 supports both 6th and 7th generation Intel Core i7, i5, i3, Pentium, and Celeron processors, the LGA 1151 socket, and the Z270 chipset. This motherboard is compatible with Windows 10 (64-bit), 8.1 (64-bit), and 7 (32/64-bit) operating systems, although Windows 8.1 and 7 are only supported with 6th generation processors. Also supported is USB 3.1 Type-A and Type-C, each of which can achieve data transfer rates of up to 10 Gb/s, as well as a Thunderbolt header for a Thunderbolt add-on card.

The ATX form factor of the TUF Z270 Mark 1 can support 64GB of RAM and comes with four 288-pin dual-channel DIMM slots that can each hold 16GB of DDR4 3866 (OC), 3733 (OC), 3600 (OC), 3466 (OC), 3400 (OC), 3333 (OC), 3300 (OC), 3200 (OC), 3000 (OC), 2800 (OC), 2666 (OC), 2400 (OC), and 2133 MHz memory. It also has a total of 6 x SATA III 6 Gb/s ports that support RAID 0, 1, 5, and 10, 2 x M.2 Socket 3 connectors that support SATA & PCIe SSDs, 1 x 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 Type-C port, 1 x 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 Type-A port, 6 x USB 3.0/2.0 ports (4 at the back panel, 2 at the front), 8 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports, and 2 x Gigabit LAN ports. For those looking to expand their system using PCIe, there are 2 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 slots (single at x16, dual at x8/x8), 1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 slot (max at x4), and 3 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x1 slots.

For delivering sharp, clear graphics, this motherboard supports integrated Intel HD Graphics with access to up to 1,024MB of shared graphics memory and is equipped with HDMI and DisplayPort video outputs. There is also multi-GPU support for NVIDIA 2-Way SLI technology and AMD 3-Way CrossFireX technology. Using the SupremeFX 8-Channel ALC S1220A HD audio codec, this motherboard can support optical audio using its S/PDIF audio-out jack.

The TUF Z270 Mark 1 has also been designed with TUF features such as Dust Defender, TUF Capacitors, TUF Chokes, TUF MOSFETs, Thermal Armor TUF Fortifier, TUF ESD Guards 2, TUF LANGuard, and TUF ICE, as well as other ASUS motherboard features, such as Japanese Solid Capacitors, AI Charger, CrashFree BIOS 3, MemOK!, Q-Connector, Q-Design, Q-Shield, TPU, AI Suite 3, UEFI BIOS, DTS Connect, USB BIOS Flashback, Turbo LAN, EZ Flash 3, AURA lighting, DTS Headphone X. This motherboard is protected by a limited 5-year warranty.

General Features

Designed for 7th generation LGA 1151 socket Intel Core processors to maximize connectivity and speed with integrated Dual M.2, Intel Optane Memory compatibility, front panel USB 3.0, and rear USB 3.1 Type-A / Type-C connections.
AURA Sync RGB lighting features a nearly endless spectrum of colors with the ability to synchronize effects across an ever-expanding ecosystem of AURA Sync enabled products.
Dual patent-pending SafeSlots featuring an injection molding process that integrates metal framing for a stronger, more firmly anchored PCIe slot built for heavyweight GPUs.
Thermal Armor protective shielding and TUF Fortifier backplate for ducted cooling and structural rigidity.
Ultimate Protection with Thermal Radar 2 PLUS for customizable total system cooling and a 5-year warranty for guaranteed reliability built on Military Grade engineering.
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ASUS TUF Z270 Mark 1 LGA 1151 ATX Motherboard
  • Limited 5-Year Warranty
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    ASUS Z270 specs

    CPU
    Chipset Intel Z270
    CPU Socket LGA 1151
    Back Panel I/O
    USB 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C
    1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-A
    2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
    4 x USB 2.0 Type-A
    Display 1 x DisplayPort 
    1 x HDMI 
    Audio 5 x 3.5 mm
    1 x S/PDIF
    Ethernet / Controller 2 x  Gigabit
    PS/2 Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Legacy Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Wi-Fi Antenna Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Buttons Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Memory
    Memory Slots 4 x 288-Pin
    Memory Support DDR4 2133, 2400, 2666, 2800, 3000, 3200, 3300, 3333, 3400, 3466, 3600, 3733, 3866 MHz
    Maximum Capacity 64 GB
    Channel Architecture Dual Channel
    ECC Support Non-ECC Unbuffered
    Storage Expansion
    SATA 6 x SATA III
    M.2 1 x M Key 2260, 2280, 22110 (PCIe 3.0 x4, SATA III)
    1 x M Key 2260, 2280 (PCIe 3.0 x4)
    RAID Support RAID 0, 1, 5, 10
    Internal I/O
    Expansion Slots 2 x PCIe 3.0 x16
    1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x4 mode)
    USB 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Header (Supports 4 USB Type-A Ports)
    2 x USB 2.0 Header (Supports 4 USB Type-A Ports)
    Multi-GPU Support 2-Way NVIDIA SLI
    3-Way AMD CrossFireX
    Air Cooling Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Liquid Cooling Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Security Not Specified by Manufacturer
    LED Header Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Diagnostics Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Add-On Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Legacy 1 x Serial
    Audio
    Audio Codec Realtek S1220A (8-Channel)
    Wireless
    Bluetooth Version Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Wi-Fi None
    Module Support Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Software
    Supported Operating Systems Windows 10 (64-Bit)
    Windows 8/8.1 (64-Bit)
    Windows 7 (32/64-Bit)
    Physical
    Form Factor ATX
    Dimensions Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 5.05 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 13.7 x 10.9 x 3.1"

    ASUS Z270 reviews

    TUF Z270 Mark 1 LGA 1151 ATX Motherboard is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome Well worth the money spent. After purchasing this motherboard, I’ll never buy another computer from the store again, I will build them all for now on.
    Date published: 2017-12-24
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