Intel® Socket 1151 9th / 8th Gen Intel® Core™, Pentium® Gold and Celeron® Processors
Supports Intel® 14 nm CPU
Supports Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
* The Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 support depends on the CPU types.
*Supports up to 65W CPUs. For more details, please refer to www.asus.comfor Intel® CPU support list.
2 x DIMM, Max. 32GB, DDR4 2666/2400/2133 MHz Non-ECC, Un-buffered Memory
* Refer to www.asus.com for the Memory QVL (Qualified Vendors Lists).
* The maximum memory frequency supported varies by processor
Integrated Graphics Processor- Intel® HD Graphics support
VGA output support : HDMI port
– Supports HDMI 1.4b with max. resolution 4096 x 2160 @ 30 Hz
- Expansion Slots
1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x16 mode)
2 x PCIe 3.0 x1
4 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s),
Realtek® RTL8111H, 1 x Gigabit LAN Controller(s)
Realtek® ALC887 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC
* Choose the chassis with HD audio module in front panel to support 8-channel audio output.
- USB Ports
Intel® B365 Chipset :
6 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 port(s) (4 at back panel, blue, Type-A, 2 at mid-board)
Intel® B365 Chipset :
6 x USB 2.0 port(s) (2 at back panel, black, 4 at mid-board)
- Special Features
ASUS 5X Protection III :
– ASUS SafeSlot Core: Fortified PCIe Slot prevents damage
– ASUS Overvoltage Protection: World-class circuit-protecting power design
– ASUS Stainless-Steel Back I/O: 3X corrosion-resistance for greater durability!
– ASUS DIGI+ VRM: 5 Phase digital power design
– ASUS ESD Guards – Enhanced ESD protection
Non-stop Durability :
– Anti-moisture coating – Outstanding protection against moisture and corrosion
– USBGuard- 120% higher voltage tolerance
Non-stop Gaming :
– Dedicated audio PCB layers: Separate layers for left and right channels to guard the quality of the sensitive audio signals
– Premium Japanese audio capacitors: Provide warm, natural and immersive sound with exceptional clarity and fidelity
Non-stop Challenger :
– ASUS iCafe Labs Certified – Top games and 100+ peripherals tested
ASUS Q-Design :
– ASUS Q-Slot
– ASUS Q-DIMM
- Back I/O Ports
1 x PS/2 keyboard (purple)
1 x PS/2 mouse (green)
1 x HDMI
1 x LAN (RJ45) port(s)
4 x USB 3.1 Gen 1
2 x USB 2.0
3 x Audio jack(s)
- Internal I/O Ports
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1(up to 5Gbps) connector(s) support(s) additional 2 USB 3.1 Gen 1 port(s) (19-pin)
2 x USB 2.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 2.0 port(s)
4 x SATA 6Gb/s connector(s)
1 x CPU Fan connector(s)
1 x Chassis Fan connector(s)
1 x 24-pin EATX Power connector(s)
1 x 8-pin EATX 12V Power connectors
1 x Front panel audio connector(s) (AAFP)
1 x Internal speaker connector(s)
1 x COM Debug header
1 x Clear CMOS jumper(s)
1 x SCD (by region)
128 Mb Flash ROM, UEFI AMI BIOS, PnP, SM BIOS 3.1, ACPI 6.1, Multi-language BIOS
- Operating System
Windows® 10 64-bit
- Form Factor
mATX Form Factor
8.9 inch x 7.0 inch ( 22.6 cm x 17.8 cm )
Intel® Core™ Processor
Intel® LGA1151 Socket
ASUS SafeSlot Core support
BUILT FOR NON STOP ACTION
ASUS Expedition: Ready for non-stop battle
NON STOP DURABILITY
Exceptional stability and protection
Luminous Anti-moisture Coating
120% higher overvoltage protection
* USBGuard supports USB2.0 device only
- SafeSlot Core
- ESD Guards
- Overvoltage Protection
- Stable Power Supply
- Stainless-Steel Back I/O
Fortified PCIe slot prevents damage
Strong ESD protection for extended
Overvoltage ProtectionAn exclusive circuit design with built-in voltage regulators to protect your chipset, connectivity ports, and audio codecs from damage caused by unexpected high-level voltages from unstable or inferior power supplies.
DIGI+ Voltage-Regulator ModuleThe ASUS-exclusive Digi+ VRM intelligently delivers power to the processor based on real-time demands, reducing energy waste and improving system stability.
Stainless-Steel Back I/OCorrosion-resistant stainless steel back I/O panels bonded with chromium oxide have a lifespan that’s three times (3X) longer than ordinary panels.
Acclaimed UEFI BIOS
NON STOP GAMING
ASUS Beyond VR Ready
Perfect for iCafe Owners Wanting to Expand
Epic gaming audio
Discover a whole new dimension of superior audio and get ready to rule!
- Audio shielding
Ensures precision analog/digital separation and greatly reduced
- Separate layer for left and right tracks
Ensures both channels deliver consistent, equal quality.
- Premium Japanese audio capacitors
Provides warm, natural, and immersive sound with exceptional clarity and fidelity.
NON STOP CHALLENEGING
144-hr diskless solution compatibility
Top games and 100+ peripherals tested
DISKLESS TEST24-hour reboot and 12-hour 3D Mark tests to ensure the best internet and graphics performance.
COMPATIBILITYCertified for best gaming experience.
GAMING PHERIPHELSCertified for best gaming device compatibility.
COMPATIBLE DEVICESIncluding CPUs, memory modules, graphics cards and more.
COMPATIBILITYMore flexibility, more compatibility – support for DDR4.
VALIDATION HOURSExtensive testing for extreme reliability, compatibility and safety.
Intel CPU and chipset features
Intel® B365 Chipset
Ready for Socket 1151 for 9th / 8th Gen Intel®Core™, Pentium® Gold and Celeron® processors