“ROG Crosshair VIII Impact”, an ASUS Ryzen-compatible motherboard in Mini-DTX format, has been released. Although a small mother, she uses a unique expansion card for high functionality. Store price is 45,980 yen, excluding tax.
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Gaming motherboard with original audio card
ROG Crosshair VIII Impact is a Socket AM4 motherboard for AMD X570 chipset gaming. It is a Mini-DTX form factor product that is rare for gaming moms.
The card size is 203 x 17 cm, longer than the Mini-ITX motherboard (17 x 17 cm), but the company has plenty of room for 2-slot video cards in many Mini-ITX cases that can be mounted using this part. It is said.
The “SupremeFX Audio” card is installed in the “portrait” part of the card. It is a slim SSD-like M.2 card, equipped with a "S1220" audio codec and an 32-bit / 192kHz ESS DAC "ES9023P", connected to a dedicated connector on the card.
In addition, it is equipped with an original “SO-DIMM.2” slot and installing the “ROG SO-DIMM.2” expansion board with included heatsink, two M.2 sockets, and a power connector for a Water cooling can be added.
It also has a VRM heatsink and chipset integrated into the I / O panel. Two custom Delta fans that feature low noise and long life are integrated.
In addition to the above, the “LN2 Mode” jumper for “extremely cold”, “Slow Mode”, “ReTry” button and “Safe Boot” button to boot UEFI BIOS into safe mode are also equipped with unique functions useful for overclocking. . Yes
The memory slot is DDR4 DIMM x 2. The expansion card slot is PCIe x16 × 1. The main functions and interfaces are Gigabit Ethernet (Intel I211-AT), 11ax Wireless LAN + Bluetooth 5.0 (Intel Wi-Fi 6 SAX 6Gb / s, M.2, USB 3.2 Gen2 Type C, 8-channel sound (SupremeFX).