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Asus ROG Strix Z270G Gaming

Asus ROG Strix Z270G Gaming
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Asus ROG Strix Z270G Gaming review: specs and price

Asus ROG Strix Z270G Gaming
Asus ROG Strix Z270G Gaming
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Why is Asus ROG Strix Z270G Gaming better than the average?

  • RAM speed
    2133MHzvs2005.44MHz
  • SATA 3 connectors
    6vs5.64
  • Overclocked RAM speed
    4133MHzvs3147.21MHz
  • Maximum memory size
    64GBvs51.14GB
  • Signal-to-Noise ratio (DAC)
    120dBvs108.15dB
  • PCIe 2.0 x16 slots
    2vs1.25
  • USB 3.0 ports
    6vs4.37
  • Audio connectors
    5vs4.77

Top specs and features

General info

1.CPU sockets

1

The motherboard has more CPU sockets. Multiple CPUs are typically used in servers.

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2.height

243.8mm

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170mm

3.Has WiFi
Asus ROG Strix Z270G Gaming

The device can connect to WiFi.

4.multi-GPU

2

The number of GPUs supported when using a multi-GPU configuration. Using more than one GPU in parallel can give increased performance.

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4

5.Supports USB charging boost
Asus ROG Strix Z270G Gaming

This feature allows you to charge your devices (such as smartphones and tablets) faster than a regular USB port. Some implementations also let you charge through the USB port even when the computer is in sleep mode or off.

6.Has Bluetooth
Asus ROG Strix Z270G Gaming

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.

Memory

1.RAM speed

2133MHz

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

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3466MHz

2.memory channels

2

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.

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8

3.memory slots

4

More memory slots (also known as DIMM slots) allow you to add more RAM to your computer. It is also useful when upgrading, as you can add RAM to an empty slot instead of replacing an existing memory module.

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4.maximum memory size

64GB

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.

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1024GB

5.overclocked RAM speed

4133MHz

The motherboard supports overclocking the RAM to a higher speed. By increasing the speed at which the memory runs, you can boost the performance of your computer.

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4600MHz

Connectors

1.fan headers

4

Fan headers are connection points on the motherboard that cooling fans can be connected to. Fans can also be connected straight to the power supply, but when connected to the motherboard you gain much finer control over them through software.

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2.USB 3.0 ports (through expansion)

2

The motherboard has USB 3.0 headers, which are pin connections that you can connect additional USB ports to.

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8

3.USB 3.0 ports

6

More USB 3.0 ports allow you to connect more devices to your computer that support USB 3.0. USB 3.0 is an improved version of USB 2.0 which offers faster transfer rates.

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14

4.SATA 3 connectors

6

SATA is an interface used to connect mass storage devices such as hard drives and Blu-ray drives. SATA 3 has a native transfer rate of 6 Gbit/s, which is twice as fast as SATA 2, the previous revision. This is particularly useful if you use an SSD as it can perform at higher speeds.

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5.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Strix Z270G Gaming

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

6.RJ45 ports

1

RJ-45 ports are used for LAN (Local Area Network) connections. With more ports you can achieve increased bandwidth across a LAN, or connect to multiple networks. It also has the added benefit of not losing connection to the network if one fails.

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5

Expansion slots

1.PCIe 2.0 x16 slots

2

PCIe slots allow you to connect peripherals to the motherboard, most commonly graphics cards but also others such as sound cards and network cards. The ‘x16’ represents the number of lanes it has, with more lanes supporting higher data transfer rates.

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2.PCIe 3.0 x16 slots

2

PCIe slots allow you to connect peripherals to the motherboard, most commonly graphics cards but also others such as sound cards and network cards. The ‘x16’ represents the number of lanes it has, with more lanes supporting higher data transfer rates. PCIe 3.0 offers higher transfer rates than PCIe 2.0, and can give increased performance.

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12

Audio

1.Signal-to-Noise ratio (DAC)

120dB

When an audio chipset converts a digital audio signal to an analogue one (for example when playing an MP3 on your speakers), a certain amount of noise is added. A higher SNR means that there is less added noise and the audio quality is better.

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127dB

2.audio connectors

5

More connectors means that more audio devices such as speakers or microphones can be connected.

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10

3.audio channels

8

Each channel is a separate stream of audio information. More channels can provide a more realistic experience, such as providing surround sound.

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10

4.Has S/PDIF Out port
Asus ROG Strix Z270G Gaming

S/PDIF is an interface used to transmit digital audio with high fidelity.

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