ROG's uniquely-intelligent technology efficiently caches the critical files on a particular storage device, so that your favourite games and apps launch at breakneck speeds-getting to work the moment it's activated. RAMCache turns milliseconds into microseconds to boost game-load times to stratospheric levels, and minimizes risk of data loss! ROG features the very latest Intel Ethernet (I219-V) for faster, smoother gaming - always. Intel's LAN has the serious double advantage of reducing CPU overhead and offering exceptionally high TCP and UDP throughput, so there's more power for your game and your gameplay. The clever unobtrusive overlay that keeps you in the game, so you can browse, email, IM, stream or record while you play, and all dressed up in colour-matched ROG skins to show you're part of an elite pack - soon to be available for download on Overwolf's app store! This motherboard supports 6th-generation Intel Core i7/i5/i3/Pentium/Celeron processors in the LGA1151 package, with graphics, memory and PCI Express controllers integrated to support onboard graphics output with dedicated chipsets, two-channel (4-DIMM) DDR4 memory and 16 PCI Express 3.0/2.0 lanes for great graphics performance. Intel Z170 Express is a single chip set design that supports 6th-generation Intel LGA1151 Core i7/Core i5/Core i3/Pentium/Celeron processors. It provides improved performance by utilizing serial point-to-point links, allowing increased bandwidth and stability. Additionally, Z170 provides a maximum ten USB 3.0 ports, six SATA 6Gbit/s ports, 32Gbit/s M.2 and PCIe 3.0 lane speed support for faster data retrieval. Intel Z170 Express also supports integrated-graphics (iGPU) functions, so you'll enjoy the very latest Intel integrated graphics performance.
- LGA1151 socket for 6th-gen Intel Core desktop processors
- Dual DDR4 3733 (OC) support
- Best gaming performance - 5-Way Optimization with Auto-Tuning, 2nd-generation T-Topology and OC design
- Best gaming audio - reinvented SupremeFX 2015 with intuitive Sonic Studio II
- Best gaming networking - best-in-class Intel Gigabit Ethernet, LANGuard and GameFirst technology
- Best gaming protection - carefully-selected premium components to ensure maximum durability
- ROG gives you more - more gaming-oriented utilities, all free!