- LGA1151 socket for 7th Gen and 6th Gen Intel® Core™ desktop processors.
- ROG integrated monoblock detects water flow, temperature and leakage, and integrates the M.2 heatsink to prevent throttling.
- Best gaming lighting: Aura Sync RGB LEDs, Aura 4-pin RGB-strip headers.
- SupremeFX: Exclusive new codec plus intuitive Sonic Studio III and Sonic Radar III.
- 5-Way Optimization: One-click system-wide overclocking.
- Best gaming networking: Intel® Gigabit Ethernet, 2×2 802.11ac MU-MIMO Wi-Fi , LANGuard and GameFirst technologies.