5X PROTECTION II
Stable Power Supply
Stainless-Steel Back I/O
Industry-leading 5X Protection II employs the finest components, excellent circuit design, and exacting standards to guarantee quality and long-term durability of your motherboard with all-round protection. For you, that means exceptional protection and stability for your build â€” the result of decades of engineering experience from the world's leading motherboard brand.
10Gb/s USB 3.1 support
Upgrade to Z170 platform & enjoy the incredible data transfer speed
With the latest USB 3.1 connectivity built in for the very fastest USB data transfers, you'll experience data-transfer speeds of up to 10Gbit/s â€” or twice as fast USB 3.0.
The next-generation standard is completely backward-compatible with your existing USB devices, and you'll be all set for USB 3.1's breakneck speeds.
Breathing Audio LED
Create a great atmosphere to enhance the entertainment experience