ASUS RoG Maximus IX Apex

Specification

Form factor Extended ATX
CPU socket 1151
Chipset Intel Z270
Memory type DDR4
Memory channels 2
Maximum internal memory 32 GB

General

Supported processor
Intel Core i3/ Celeron / Pentium
Intel Core i5/ Celeron / Pentium
Intel Core i7/ Celeron / Pentium
Number of sockets
1

Memory

Module type
DIMM
Memory rating
DDR4-4266
Memory
2
Intel XMP compatible
yes
DDR4 DIMM
2
ECC memory
no

Expansion slots

PCI-Express x16
4
PCI-Express x1
2
Available lanes for PCI-Express x16
24

Integrated graphics card

DVI
no
HDMI
yes
DisplayPort
yes

Multi-GPU

Nvidia SLI compatible
yes
Nvidia SLI
2-way
ATI Crossfire compatible
yes
AMD CrossFire
2-way
3-way
4-way

Connectivity

USB 2.0
6
USB 3.0
8
USB 3.1
2
USB 3.1 Gen 2
1
Bluetooth
no
USB 3.1 Boost software
no
Thunderbolt
no
Thunderbolt 3
no

Storage

Serial ATA
4
Serial ATA III
4
M.2
2
M.2 slot type
PCIe 3.0 x4
RAID 0
yes
RAID 1
yes
RAID 5
yes
RAID 10
yes

Audio

On-board audio - Channels
7.1
On-board audio - Codec chip
Realtek ALC1220
Onboard audio - Codec type
HDA
S/PDIF out
yes
Audio software included
Supreme FX
DTS Connect
no
Amplifier
Ess ES9023P

LAN

Number of network connections
1
LAN - Chip
Intel WG-I219V
LAN - Speed
1000 Mbit/s

Other

100% Solid Capacitors
yes
BIOS type
EFI
Boot menu in BIOS
yes
Flash software in BIOS
yes
BIOS profiles
yes
RGB header
yes
RGB Pin-out
12 V
Intel turbo spec
no
RGB lighting integrated
no
Addressable RGB header
no
Dual BIOS
yes
On-board Clear CMOS switch
yes
BIOS chip(s) replaceable
no
Problem diagnosis
yes
On-board Power / Reset switch
yes
Direct-to-BIOS button
yes
Onboard speaker
no
Lucid Virtu MVP software
no

Power Circuit

CPU power phases
10
PWM Controller
Digi+ ASP1405I
Mosfet type
TI 87350D
Mosfets per phase
1
Mosfet Ampère rating
40

Cooling / Overclocking

Fan
11
Temperature controlled fan speed
yes
Mosfet cooler
Passive
Chipset cooler
Passive
Maximum FSB frequency
1000 MHz
CPU voltage tweaking (maximum)
2.4 V
I/O Digital voltage tweaking (maximum)
1.8 V
VCCSA voltage tweaking (maximum)
1.8 V
CPU PLL voltage tweaking (maximum)
2.4 V
Memory voltage tweaking (maximum)
2.4 V
North bridge / PCH voltage tweaking (maximum)
1.8 V
Bundled Windows software for overclocking
yes
Multiplier changeable
yes
Heatsinks on voltage regulators
yes
CPU Turbo Mode on/off switching
yes
HyperThreading on/off switching
yes
Cores on/off switching
yes
Heatsink mounting
Screws
bClk adjustable
yes
PCI-Express slots can be disabled
yes
Voltage of voltage points on motherboard
yes
PCI Express clock frequency changeable
no
4-pin fan connectors
10
PWM fan connectors
7

Product

Product code
90MB0T90-M0EAY0
ROG MAXIMUS IX APEX
MAXIMUS IX APEX
EAN code
4712900650686
Brand
ASUS
Series
ASUS - Extended ATX - Intel Z270
Version
RoG Maximus IX Apex
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