Asus Z170-A


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Model: Asus Z170-A


Socket 1151
CPU Compatibility Intel Socket 1151 for 6th Generation Processors
Form Factor ATX
Chipset Manufacturer Intel
Chipset Z170
Front Side Bus DMI 3.0
Network Connectivity Gigabit Networking
Network Controller Intel I219-V
Audio Controller Realtek ALC892 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC featuring Crystal Sound 2
Cooling System Heatsink
Color Black
Memory Support
Type DDR4
Maximum Speed 2133 MHz
Number of Slots 4
Maximum Size per Slot 16 GB
Maximum Amount Supported 64 GB
Onboard Video
Chipset Manufacturer Intel
Processor Type CPU Integrated Graphics
Maximum Shared Memory 512 MB
Maximum DVI Resolution  1920x1200
Maximum HDMI Resolution  4096x2160
Maximum DisplayPort Resolution  3840x2400
HDMI Version 1.4b
DisplayPort 1
DisplayPort Version 1.2
External Connections
USB 2.0 2
USB 3.2 Gen 1 (USB 3.0) 2
USB 3.2 Gen 2 (USB 3.1) 1
USB 3.2 Type C 1
PS/2 Keyboard Yes
Audio Out Surround Sound (7.1)
Audio In Line-In/Microphone
S/PDIF Optical
LAN (RJ45) 1
Internal Connections
USB 2.0 2 (providing 4 ports)
USB 3.2 Gen 1 (USB 3.0) 2
SATA III 6.0Gbps 4
SATA Express 1
M.2 Connector 1
M.2 Support Socket 3 for M Key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 devices
Serial (Com) 1
TPM (module sold separately) 1
Compatible TPM 14-1
SATA Controllers
SATA III 6.0Gbps Controller 1 6 port - Intel Z170
Expansion Slots
Slot 1 PCI Express 3.0 x1
Slot 2 PCI Express 3.0 x16
Slot 3 PCI Express 3.0 x1
Slot 4 PCI
Slot 5 PCI Express 3.0 x8 in a x16 size
Slot 6 PCI Express 3.0 x1
Slot 7 PCI Express 3.0 x4 in a x16 size
Additional Information
SLI Compatible Yes
Crossfire Compatible Yes
RAID Support 0,1,5,10
Bluetooth No
Dual GPU Slot Spacing 3-Slot
BIOS Features
EZ Flash Yes
OC Profiles Yes
Height 305 mm (12.0 in)
Width 223.5 mm (8.8 in)

-PCIe 3.0 x16 slots run at single x16/- or x8/x8 mode
-The bottom PCIe 3.0 x4 (x16 size) slot shares bandwidth with SATA 6G_56 ports. Using this slot in x4 mode disables these ports.