ASUS ROG MAXIMUS IX APEX Motherboard Specifications on February 2017. ASUS will release the Extended ATX motherboard "ROG MAXIMUS IX APEX" using the Intel Z270 chipset from February 24. The price is an open, and the expected shop front price is expected to be around 381 Dollars.
ROG MAXIMUS IX APEX
In "ROG (Republic of Gamers)" series of products, by mounting the memory slot only two, distribution
improve the signal quality by optimizing the line. To minimize the impact of noise between the wiring. This is possible by using the DDR4 memory of size 4,266 Mhz, the operation is possible.
It also features M.2 expansion card "DIMM.2" which adopts its own slot for the same shape as the memory slot. The DIMM.2 expansion card has one M.2 slot on the front and one on back. And you can use a total of two M.2 storage. Since the expansion card has the same shape as the memory, it is possible to install a commercially available memory cooler.
There are both PCI Express 3.0 x 4 / SATA front side slots. And the rear side is with PCI Express 3.0 x 4 connection only.
ROG MAXIMUS IX APEX Specification Details
In addition, it adopts three proprietary chips that realize a stable operation of the CPU, etc. And the digital power supply circuit for smooth operation is "Extreme Engine Digi +".
The form factor is ExtendedATX, which corresponds to CPU of LGA 1156 socket. DDR4 memory slot × 2 (maximum 32 GB), DDR 4 - 4266 is supported by overclocking operation. Expansion slots are PCI Express 3.0 x 16 x 4, 3.0 x 2 x 2.
The storage interfaces are M.2 × 2 (PCIe + SATA connection Type 22110), SATA 6 Gbps × 4. The back panel interface includes USB 3.1 × 2 (1 Type - C), USB 3.0 × 6, PS / 2 × 2, Gigabit Ethernet (Intel I 219 V), HDMI, DisplayPort,
Supported OS is Windows 7 / 8.1 / 10.