ASUS Pro Clock Technology
A dedicated base-clock (BCLK) generator designed for 6th-generation Intel® processors that extends overclocked base clock frequencies up to 400MHz. This custom solution works in tandem with the ASUS TurboV Processing Unit (TPU), to enhance voltage and base-clock overclocking control — providing an exciting new way to boost performance to extreme heights.
Simple CPU install
One mistake during fitting could damage your processor or socket — but not with the ASUS CPU Installation Kit. Just pop your CPU in the special tool, insert the tool directly into the CPU socket, close the latches positions and you're good to go!
AURA RGB Lighting
Customize your own favorite LED effects with Aura, the intuitive lighting-control software, to cast a stunning multi-color glow across your build via the motherboard's powerful built-in RGB LEDs! Fire up Aura and then enjoy the creative freedom of 12 different lighting schemes. You're even able to customize the frequency and direction, and sync your lighting style with the ever-growing portfolio of Aura-capable gear.
SupremeFX audio technology achieves near-lossless audio quality and has multiple light effects to illuminate shielding, plus Sonic Radar II technology to locate battlefield enemies before they spot you! Effective shielding against electromagnetic interference (EMI) preserves the integrity of audio signals for the best quality. The ASUS-exclusive technology that produces near-lossless audio quality with a remarkable signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) of 115dB, so you enjoy every sound detail. The dynamic 300 Ohm amplifier Drive some of the very best headphones available for exceptional gaming-audio and music-listening experiences
Exclusive GameFirst III prioritizes game-related packets and allocates more bandwidth to games, eliminating laggy gameplay, streaming stutters and file-sharing slowdown — so you'll always be the frontrunner. Choose from Optimization, Game, Media Streaming or File Sharing presets and watch your network fly!
An array of ports
ASUS Z170 Pro Gaming is equipped with a comprehensive set of ports, both internal and external. With USB 3.1 type-A port and a reversible USB 3.1 Type-C for the fastest USB connections, you get the ability to reach data transfer speeds of up to 10 Gbit/s, which is twice as fast as USB 3.0.