Asus ROG MAXIMUS XII HERO (WI-FI) Intel Z490 ATX DDR4 AURA Motherboard – LGA 1200ROG Maximus XII Hero is the perfect foundation to the Republic of Gamers. It’s a motherboard that packs substantial power, smart cooling and faster memory support under a stealthy skin. Loaded with renowned ROG features, from AI overclocking and AI cooling to attention-grabbing Aura Sync illumination, Maximus XII Hero is ready to perform and crafted for customisation.
Features- LGA 1200 socket for 10th-gen Intel? Core? desktop processors- Optimisation: Automated system-wide tuning, providing AI Overclocking and AI Cooling profiles tailor-made for your rig- Cooling: dedicated water cooling zones, dual M.2 heatsink and various fan controls- Connectivity: Dual Ethernet with 5Gb and gigabit Ethernet , LANGaurd, dual M.2, USB 3.2 Gen 2, and Intel? Wi-Fi 6- Synchronised RGB lighting technology works with a vast portfolio of Aura Sync-capable PC gear and includes support for addressable light strips and Philips HuePerformanceThe Intel Comet Lake processor features 10 cores and a peak single-core Turbo speed that exceeds 5.3 GHz right out of the box. To cope with this increased demand on the system, Maximus XII Hero takes advantage of its intelligent VRM design and uses quality components to ensure the best gaming and daily productive computing experience.CoolingMaintaining system stability is paramount under high load, so Maximus XII Hero employs large VRM and chipset heatsinks that strike the right balance between surface area and mass. The extra-large armor heatsinks also cover multiple M.2 slots. Featuring premium components and multiple fan headers, Maximus XII Hero is fully armed to provide the best foundation for gaming systems ? enabling higher performance at lower temperatures.ConnectivityROG Maximus XII Hero offers advanced connectivity, including WiFi 6 (AX201) and dual Ethernet with intel? 1Gb and Marvell? 5Gb Ethernet port to eliminate bottlenecks so you can enjoy exceptionally smooth online and LAN play. Additionally, the M.2 supports Intel? OptaneTM Memory technology to maximise the speed of your SSD for faster load times, and SupremeFX on-board audio provides superb sound, while saving a PCIe slot.