Leverage the power of Intel 12th Gen processors with the ROG MAXIMUS Z690 HERO LGA1700 ATX Motherboard from ASUS. The motherboard is designed for gaming enthusiasts looking for robust functionality, extensive connectivity, and the ability to install resource-demanding components.
The Intel Z690 chipset enables you to take advantage of the LGA 1700 socket, four dual-channel DDR5 RAM slots, six SATA III ports, and three M.2 interfaces. You can use the included ROG Hyper DIMM.2 card to gain an additional two M.2 interfaces, expanding your storage so you can build massive gaming libraries without compromising performance. Two PCIe 5.0 x16 and one PCIe 4.0 x16 slot allow you to equip your system with a wide range of graphics and utility cards. An array of USB ports provides support for resource-demanding peripherals with USB 3.2 Gen 1, Gen 2, and Gen 2x2 Type-A and Type-C ports. Dual Thunderbolt 4 ports provide up to 40 Gb/s data-transfer speeds so you can use high-powered devices like external storage arrays, hubs, and displays while gaining daisy-chain capabilities. The ROG MAXIMUS Z690 HERO enables you to use wireless devices such as headphones, speakers, and mice with Bluetooth 5.2 technology. Wi-Fi 6E (802.11ax) provides wireless networking while a 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet port provides you with a wired connection, offering networking options essential for online gaming. Additionally, this motherboard supports Windows 10 (64-Bit) operating system and is Windows 11 (64-Bit) ready right out of the box.