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Asus ROG Maximus Z690 Hero LGA1700 DDR5 Motherboard ATX

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The ROG Maximus Z690 Hero is a quintessential strand of the Republic of Gamers DNA, replete with high-octane components to satisfy users who seek an introduction to the enthusiast-grade Maximus line. Its arsenal of cooling, power delivery and connectivity stands ready to handle whatever the latest 12th Gen Intel® Core™ processors throw at it. And with its new animated Polymo lighting display on the I/O cover that dazzles with vibrant RGB logos and patterns, the ROG Maximus Z690 Hero has the looks to match its leverage.
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Introducing the Asus ROG Maximus Z690 Hero LGA1700 DDR5 Motherboard ATX, a high-performance piece of hardware manufactured by Asus that is perfect for gamers and computer enthusiasts alike. With this motherboard, you can expect an extensive list of benefits, including a robust power solution, optimized thermal design, high-performance networking, and the fastest gaming connectivity available.

At the heart of the Asus ROG Maximus Z690 Hero is its Socket LGA 1700, which accommodates the latest 12th Gen Intel® Core™ processors, Pentium® Gold, and Celeron® processors. What sets this motherboard apart is the intelligent control it offers through ASUS-exclusive tools such as AI Overclocking, AI Cooling, AI Networking, and Two-Way AI Noise-Cancellation. These features make configuring your system a breeze, even if you are unfamiliar with the technical aspects involved in maintaining your hardware.

The Asus ROG Maximus Z690 Hero also boasts a robust power solution that consists of 20+1 teamed power stages rated for 90 A, ProCool II power connectors, MicroFine alloy chokes, and premium metallic capacitors. This design ensures that the motherboard can handle whatever the latest 12th Gen Intel® Core™ processors throw at it, all while maintaining a steady, reliable power flow.

Optimized thermal design is another key feature of the Asus ROG Maximus Z690 Hero. It has large VRM heatsinks, an integrated aluminum I/O cover, a high-conductivity thermal pad, triple M.2 heatsinks, and two M.2 backplates, plus ROG Water-Cooling Zone and ROG Hyper M.2 card with heatsinks. All of these features work together to keep the motherboard cool, ensuring maximum performance and longevity.

High-performance networking is another aspect where the Asus ROG Maximus Z690 Hero shines. It has onboard WiFi 6E, Intel® 2.5 Gb Ethernet, and ASUS LANGaurd, ensuring you stay connected at high speeds no matter where you are. It also has the fastest gaming connectivity available, including PCIe® 5.0, dual Gen 4 M.2 onboard, ROG Hyper M.2 card with Gen 5 M.2 support, USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 front-panel connector, and dual Thunderbolt™ 4 (USB Type-C® ports).

The Asus ROG Maximus Z690 Hero also stands out in terms of its audio. It sports an industry-leading ROG SupremeFX ALC4082 with ESS® ES9018Q2C DAC for pinpoint positioning and dynamics, ensuring that gaming, movies, and music sound incredible.

If you're looking for unmatched personalization, the Asus ROG Maximus Z690 Hero delivers. It features an I/O cover with Polymo Lighting and ASUS-exclusive Aura Sync RGB lighting, including one RGB header and three addressable Gen 2 RGB headers.

In summary, the Asus ROG Maximus Z690 Hero LGA1700 DDR5 Motherboard ATX is a high-end, expertly designed motherboard that offers unparalleled performance and customization options. It is an investment that any gaming enthusiast or computer aficionado would be proud to make. Plus, with a 3-year manufacturer warranty, you can trust in the reliability of Asus's expert engineering.

Manufacturer PartROG MAXIMUS Z690 HERO
MB ChipsetIntel® Z690
MB SocketLGA 1700 socket
Memory Slot4 x DDR5
Memory SupportDDR5 6400+(OC)/ 6200(OC)/ 6000(OC)/ 5800(OC)/ 5600(OC)/ 5400(OC)/ 5200(OC)/ 5000(OC)/ 4800
Maximum memory128GB
Integrated GraphicYes
Expansion Slot2 x PCIe 5.0 x16 slots (support x16 or x8/x8 modes), 1 x PCIe 4.0 x16 slot (supports x4, x4/x4 modes)
Storage interface5 x M.2 slots and 6 x SATA 6Gb/s ports
Raid SupportNVMe RAID 0/1/5, SATA RAID 0/1/5/10
Onboard AudioROG SupremeFX 7.1 Surround Sound High Definition Audio CODEC ALC4082
USB Type3.2 Gen 2 Type-c, 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A
Form factorATX
Form size30.5cm x 24.4cm
Manufacturer WarrantyLimited 3 Years
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