Unlock the full potential of your gaming rig with the Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII IMPACT AM4 DDR4 Motherboard MiniITX. Designed to be compact without sacrificing functionality, this motherboard is the perfect choice for gamers who want a small-form-factor build that can rival larger rigs. It brings with it a host of features that can help elevate your gaming experience to new heights.
One of the biggest benefits of this motherboard is its compatibility with the latest 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen processors. Whether you're using the 5000 Series, 4000 G-Series, 3000 Series, 3000 G-Series, 2000 Series, or 2000 G-Series desktop processors, the ROG CROSSHAIR VIII IMPACT can keep up. It supports up to two M.2 drives and features USB 3.2 Gen 2 and AMD StoreMI to maximize connectivity and speed. Additionally, the bundled SO-DIMM.2 expansion card with heatsink allows you to connect two M.2 drives via an SO-DIMM interface and helps control SSD thermals for maximum performance.
Another key benefit of this motherboard is its comprehensive thermal design. An active VRM and chipset combo heatsink and full-sized aluminum backplate with heatpipe add mass to help absorb more heat, ensuring that your system stays cool even during intense gaming sessions. What's more, the ROG water-cooling zone, water pump + header, and radiator headers enable easy integration with a custom water-cooling loop, making it easy to take your cooling to the next level.
When it comes to networking, the ROG CROSSHAIR VIII IMPACT delivers top-notch performance. The onboard Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) with MU-MIMO support and Intel Gigabit Ethernet with ASUS LANGuard supports GameFirst V technologies, ensuring that you're able to stay connected and experience low-latency gaming. And with the advanced water-cooling features, you can integrate your custom water-cooling loop with ease.
This motherboard is also equipped with 5-Way Optimization, which is a system-wide tuning feature that creates overclocking and cooling profiles tailor-made for your rig. With this feature, you can easily optimize your system for the best possible performance.
The Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII IMPACT AM4 DDR4 Motherboard MiniITX is designed with a DIY-friendly layout that's easy to work with. It comes with a pre-mounted I/O shield, ASUS SafeSlot, and IMPACT Control Card IV, which adds BIOS FlashBack, Clr CMOS, Q-Code, and FlexKey functionality. Additionally, it features ASUS-exclusive Aura Sync RGB lighting, including RGB headers and Gen. 2 addressable headers, giving you unmatched personalization options. Finally, the SupremeFX S1220 and ESS SABRE9023P audio ensures that you get the best audio performance possible.
In short, the Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII IMPACT AM4 DDR4 Motherboard MiniITX is a powerful and versatile motherboard that's perfect for small-form-factor gaming rigs. With advanced power delivery and cooling, dual M.2, next-gen Wi-Fi 6, and onboard SupremeFX audio, it's loaded with ATX-grade features in a compact package. Backed by a three-year manufacturer warranty, you can trust that this motherboard will deliver the performance and reliability you need for years to come.
|Manufacturer Part||ROG CROSSHAIR VIII IMPACT|
|MB Chipset||AMD X570|
|MB Socket||AM4 socket|
|Memory Slot||2 X DDR4|
|Memory Support||DDR4 4800(O.C.)/4600(O.C)/4400(O.C)/4266(O.C.)/4133(O.C.)/4000(O.C.)/3866(O.C.)/3733(O.C.)/3600(O.C.)/3466(O.C.)/3400(O.C.)/3200/3000/2933/2800/2666/2400/2133 MHz|
|Expansion Slot||1 x PCIe 4.0 x16 (x16 mode) 1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x16 mode) 1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x8 mode)|
|Storage interface||2 x M.2_2 socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support, 4 x SATA 6Gb/s|
|Raid Support||Support Raid 0, 1, 10|
|Lan||ROG GameFirst Technology|
|Onboard Audio||ROG SupremeFX8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC|
|USB Type||3.2 Gen 2 Type-A|
|Form factor||Mini ITX|
|Form size||20.3 cm x 17 cm|
|Manufacturer Warranty||Limited 3 Years|