CPU

  1. Support for 9th and 8th Generation Intel® Core™ i9 processors/Intel® Core™ i7 processors/Intel® Core™ i5 processors/Intel® Core™ i3 processors/Intel® Pentium® processors/Intel® Celeron® processors in the LGA1151 package
  2. L3 cache varies with CPU
  3. (Please refer "CPU Support List" for more information.)

Chipset

  1. Intel® Z390 Express Chipset

Memory

  1. 4 x DDR4 DIMM sockets supporting up to 128 GB (32 GB single DIMM capacity)
  2. Dual channel memory architecture
  3. Support for DDR4 4266(O.C.) / 4133(O.C.) / 4000(O.C.) / 3866(O.C.) / 3800(O.C.) / 3733(O.C.) / 3666(O.C.) / 3600(O.C.) / 3466(O.C.) / 3400(O.C.) / 3333(O.C.) / 3300(O.C.) / 3200(O.C.) / 3000(O.C.) / 2800(O.C.) / 2666 / 2400 / 2133 MHz memory modules
  4. Support for ECC Un-buffered DIMM 1Rx8/2Rx8 memory modules (operate in non-ECC mode)
  5. Support for non-ECC Un-buffered DIMM 1Rx8/2Rx8/1Rx16 memory modules
  6. Support for Extreme Memory Profile (XMP) memory modules
  7. (Please refer "Memory Support List" for more information.)

Graphic

Integrated Graphics Processor-Intel® HD Graphics support:
  1. 1 x HDMI port, supporting a maximum resolution of 4096x2160@30 Hz
    * Support for HDMI 1.4 version and HDCP 2.2.
Maximum shared memory of 1 GB

    Expansion Slots

    1. 1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x16 (PCIEX16)
      * For optimum performance, if only one PCI Express graphics card is to be installed, be sure to install it in the PCIEX16 slot.
    2. 2 x PCI Express x16 slots, running at x4 (PCIEX4_1/PCIEX4_2)
    3. 3 x PCI Express x1 slots
      (All of the PCI Express slots conform to PCI Express 3.0 standard.)

      Storage Interface

      Chipset:
      1. 1 x M.2 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 SATA and PCIe x4/x2 SSD support)
      2. 6 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors
      3. Support for RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, and RAID 10
        * Refer to "1-7 Internal Connectors," for the installation notices for the M.2 and SATA connectors.
      Intel® Optane™ Memory Ready

        LAN

          1. Realtek® GbE LAN chip (10/100/1000 Mbit)

          Audio

          1. Realtek® ALC887 codec
          2. High Definition Audio
          3. 2/4/5.1/7.1-channel
            * To configure 7.1-channel audio, you have to use an HD front panel audio module and enable the multi-channel audio feature through the audio driver.
          4. Support for S/PDIF Out

          USB Ports

          Chipset:
          1. 8 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 ports (6 ports on the back panel, 2 ports available through the internal USB header)
          2. 4 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports available through the internal USB headers

            Back I/O Ports

            1. 1 x PS/2 mouse port
            2. 1 x PS/2 Keyboard port
            3. 1 x HDMI port
            4. 6 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 ports
            5. 1 x RJ-45 port
            6. 3 x audio jacks

            Internal I/O Ports

            1. 1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector
            2. 1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector
            3. 1 x M.2 Socket 3 connector
            4. 6 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors
            5. 1 x CPU fan header
            6. 3 x system fan headers
            7. 1 x RGB LED strip header
            8. 1 x front panel header
            9. 1 x front panel audio header
            10. 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 header
            11. 2 x USB 2.0/1.1 headers
            12. 1 x S/PDIF Out header
            13. 1 x Thunderbolt™ add-in card connector
            14. 1 x Trusted Platform Module (TPM) header (2x6 pin, for the GC-TPM2.0_S module only)
            15. 1 x serial port header
            16. 1 x Clear CMOS jumper

            BIOS

            1. 1 x 128 Mbit flash
            2. Use of licensed AMI UEFI BIOS
            3. PnP 1.0a, DMI 2.7, WfM 2.0, SM BIOS 2.7, ACPI 5.0

            Operating System

            1. Support for Windows 10 64-bit

            Form Factor

            1. ATX Form Factor; 30.5cm x 23.0cm