ROG Crosshair VIII Hero
AMD X570 ATX gaming motherboard with PCIe 4.0, 16 power stages , OptiMem III, 2.5 Gbps LAN, USB 3.2, SATA, M.2, and Aura Sync RGB lighting
AMD AM4 socket: Ready for 2nd, and 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen? processors and up to two M.2 drives, USB 3.2 Gen2, and AMD StoreMI to maximize connectivity and speed.
Comprehensive thermal design: Active chipset heatsink, M.2 aluminum heatsink and ROG Cooling Zone.
Robust power delivery: Designed power solution with 14+2 IR3555 PowIRstages, ProCool II power connectors, microfine alloy chokes and 10K Japanese-made black metallic capacitors.
High-performance networking: On-board Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) with MU-MIMO support, 2.5 Gbps Ethernet and Gigabit Ethernet, both with ASUS LANGuard protection, and support for GameFirst V software.
5-Way Optimization: Automated system-wide tuning, providing overclocking and cooling profiles that are tailor made for your rig.
DIY Friendly Design: Pre-mounted I/O shield, ASUS SafeSlot, BIOS flashback and premium components for maximum endurance.
Unmatched personalization: ASUS-exclusive Aura Sync RGB lighting, including RGB headers and addressable Gen 2 RGB headers.
Industry-leading ROG audio: ROG SupremeFX S1220 is combined with the venerable ESS? ES9023P to deliver high-fidelity audio to headsets and exotic cans.
CPU AMD AM4 Socket 3rd and 2nd AMD Ryzen?/2nd and 1st Gen AMD Ryzen? with Radeon? Vega Graphics Processors * Refer to www.asus.com for CPU support list
Chipset AMD X570
Memory 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen? Processors 4 x DIMM, Max. 128GB, DDR4 MHz Un-buffered Memory 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen? Processors 4 x DIMM, Max. 128GB, DDR4 MHz Un-buffered Memory 2nd and 1st Gen AMD Ryzen? with Radeon? Vega Graphics Processors 4 x DIMM, Max. 128GB, DDR4 MHz Un-buffered Memory Dual Channel Memory Architecture ECC Memory (ECC mode) support varies by CPU. * Refer to www.asus.com for the Memory QVL (Qualified Vendors Lists).
Expansion Slots 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen? Processors 2 x PCIe 4.0 x16 (x16 or dual x8) 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen? Processors 2 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x16 or dual x8) 2nd and 1st Gen AMD Ryzen? with Radeon? Vega Graphics Processors 1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x8 mode) AMD X570 chipset 1 x PCIe 4.0 x16 1 x PCIe 4.0 x1
Multi-GPU Support 3rd and 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen? Processors Supports NVIDIA? 2-Way SLI? Technology Supports AMD 3-Way CrossFireX? Technology 2nd and 1st Gen AMD Ryzen? with Radeon? Vega Graphics Processors Supports AMD 2-Way CrossFireX? Technology
Storage 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen? Processors : 1 x M.2_1 socket 3, with M Key, Type 2242/2260/2280 (PCIE 4.0 x4 and SATA modes) storage devices support 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen?/2nd and 1st Gen AMD Ryzen? with Radeon? Vega Graphics Processors : 1 x M.2_1 socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (SATA & PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode) AMD X570 chipset : 1 x M.2_2 socket 3, with M Key, Type 2242/2260/2280/22110(PCIE 4.0 x4 and SATA modes) storage devices support 8 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s), Support Raid 0, 1, 10
LAN Intel? I211-AT Realtek? RTL8125-CG 2.5G LAN ASUS LAN Guard ROG GameFirst Technology
Audio ROG SupremeFX 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC – Impedance sense for front and rear headphone outputs – Supports : Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, Front Panel Jack-retasking – High quality 120 dB SNR stereo playback output and 113 dB SNR recording input – SupremeFX Shielding Technology – ESS? ES9023P – Supports up to 32-Bit/192kHz playback Audio Feature : – Sonic Studio III + Sonic Studio Virtual Mixer – DTS? Sound Unbound – Optical S/PDIF out port(s) at back panel – Sonic Radar III * Due to limitations in HDA bandwidth, 32-Bit/192kHz is not supported for 8-Channel audio.
Operating System Windows? 10 64-bit
USB Ports 3rd Gen AMD RyzenTM Processors : 4 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 port(s) 2nd Gen AMD RyzenTM/2nd and 1st Gen AMD Ryzen? with Radeon? Vega Graphics Processors : 4 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 port(s) AMD X570 chipset : 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 front panel connector port(s) AMD X570 chipset : 4 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 port(s) AMD X570 chipset : 6 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 port(s) AMD X570 chipset : 4 x USB 2.0 port(s)
Special Features ASUS Dual Intelligent Processors 5-Way Optimization by Dual Intelligent Processors 5 : – 5-Way Optimization tuning key perfectly consolidates TPU, EPU, DIGI+ VRM, Fan Expert 4, and Turbo App AURA : – Aura Lighting Effects Synchronization with compatible ASUS ROG devices ASUS Exclusive Features : – USB BIOS Flashback? – AI Suite 3 – Ai Charger – ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3 – Armoury Crate – ASUS NODE: hardware control interface – ASUS EZ Flash 3 – ASUS C.P.R.(CPU Parameter Recall) – Clear CMOS Button – Reset Button – Start Button – ReTry button ASUS Q-Design : – ASUS Q-Code – ASUS Q-LED (CPU, DRAM, VGA, Boot Device LED) – ASUS Q-Slot – ASUS Q-DIMM – ASUS Q-Connector
ROG Exclusive Features Extreme Engine Digi+ : – IR3555 PoweIRstage? – MicroFine Alloy Chokes – 10K Black Metallic Capacitors ROG Extreme OC kit : – OptiMem III – Safe Boot button – Slow Mode – LN2 Mode Extreme Tweaker ROG Patented Pre-mounted I/O Shield ROG Exclusive Software – Sonic Studio III + Sonic Studio Virtual Mixer – RAMCache III – RAMDisk – CPU-Z – GameFirst V – Sonic Radar III
Back I/O Ports 1 x Optical S/PDIF out 1 x Clear CMOS button(s) 1 x Anti-surge 2.5G LAN (RJ45) port 1 x USB BIOS Flashback? Button(s) 5 x Gold-plated audio jacks 4 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (up to 5Gbps) ports 8 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 (up to 10Gbps) ports () Anti-surge LAN (RJ45) port
Internal I/O Ports 2 x Aura RGB Strip Headers 2 x Addressable Gen 2 header(s) 2 x USB 2.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 2.0 port(s) 1 x M.2 Socket 3 with M key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support 1 x M.2 Socket 3 with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support 1 x TPM connector(s) 8 x SATA 6Gb/s connector(s) 1 x CPU Fan connector(s) 1 x CPU OPT Fan connector(s) 3 x Chassis Fan connector(s) 1 x AIO_PUMP connector 1 x H_AMP fan connector 1 x W_PUMP+ connector 1 x 4-pin EATX 12 V Power connector 1 x 24-pin EATX Power connector(s) 1 x 8-pin EATX 12V Power connectors 1 x Front panel audio connector(s) (AAFP) 1 x Slow Mode switch(es) 1 x Reset button(s) 1 x Node Connector(s) 1 x LN2 Mode jumper(s) 1 x Safe Boot button 1 x ReTry button 1 x System panel connector 1 x T_Sensor Connector 1 x W_IN header 1 x W_OUT header 1 x W_FLOW header 1 x Start button 1 x Speaker connector 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 (up to 10Gbps) connector 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (up to 5Gbps) connector support additional 2 USB ports
Accessories User’s manual 4 x SATA 6Gb/s cable(s) 1 x M.2 Screw Package 1 x Supporting DVD 1 x ROG big sticker 1 x Q-Connector 1 x Extension Cable for RGB strips (80 cm) 1 x Extension cable for Addressable LED 1 x ROG coaster(s) 1 x ROG Thank you card
BIOS 256 Mb Flash ROM, UEFI AMI BIOS, PnP, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 3.2, ACPI 6.2
Form Factor ATX Form Factor 20.5 cm x 24.4 cm (12 x 9.6 )
Manageability WOL, PXE
Warranty** 3 Years
**Note Price, feature and specifications are subject to change without notice.