ASUS WS X299 SAGE Intel LGA 2066 CEB Motherboard, DDR4 4133Mhz, dual M.2 & U.2, USB 3.1 Gen 2

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Intel LGA 2066 CEB motherboard with quad-strength graphics supports, DDR4 4133MHz, dual M.2 & U.2, USB 3.1 Gen 2 connectors, and ASUS Control Center

  • 4-Way PCI-E Gen3 x16 link supporting NVidia GeForce SLI® and AMD CrossFireX™ on demand.
  • Ultra-efficient VRM heatsink : Metal fin array connected to large surface area via a heatpipe tames X299 thermals to enable unthrottled performance.
  • 5-Way Optimization : One-click, system-wide tuning, delivers optimized overclocking and intelligent cooling for a diverse range of workloads.
  • Industry-leading cooling options : Comprehensive controls for fans and water pumps, via Fan Xpert 4 software or the acclaimed ASUS UEFI
  • ASUS Control Center : A software utility that provides convenient, secure and cost-saving centralized IT management for small and medium businesses.
  • Next-gen transfer speeds : Up to 32Gbps dual M.2 and U.2, plus up to 10Gbps USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-A and Type-C front connector.

Specifications

CPU

  • Intel® Socket 2066 Core™ X-Series Processors
    * The Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 support depends on the CPU types
    * Refer to www.asus.com for CPU support list

Chipset

  • Intel® X299

Memory

  • Intel® Core™ X-series Processors (6-core above)
    8 x DIMM, Max. 128GB, DDR4 4200(O.C.)/4133(O.C.)/4000(O.C.)/3600(O.C.)/2666/2400/2133 MHz Non-ECC, Un-buffered Memory
  • Intel® Core™ X-series Processors (4-core)
    4 x DIMM, Max. 64GB, DDR4 4200(O.C.)/4133(O.C.)/4000(O.C.)/3600(O.C.)/2666/2400/2133 MHz Non-ECC, Un-buffered Memory
  • Supports Intel® Extreme Memory Profile (XMP)
    * Hyper DIMM support is subject to the physical characteristics of individual CPUs.
    * Actual memory frequency differs from Intel CPU types and memory module. Please check Intel official site for more detail about the memory types supported by each CPU.

Multi-GPU Support

  • Supports NVIDIA® 4-Way SLI™ Technology
  • Supports AMD 4-Way CrossFireX Technology

Expansion Slots

  • 7 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (single x16 or dual x16/x16 or triple x16/x16/x16 or quad x16/x16/x16/x16 or seven x16/x8/x8/x8/x8/x8/x8)

Storage

  • Intel® X299 Chipset :
  • 1 x M.2 Socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)
  • 1 x M.2 Socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)
    8 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s)
  • 2 x U.2 connector*1
  • Support Raid 0, 1, 5, 10
    Support Intel® Rapid Storage Technology enterprise 5.1 for X-Series(6-core and above) CPU RAID
  • Supports Intel® Smart Response Technology
  • Intel® Rapid Storage Technology 15 support
  • Intel® Optane™ Memory Ready

LAN

  • Intel® I210-AT, 1 x Gigabit LAN Controller(s)
  • Intel® I219-LM , 1 x Gigabit LAN Controller(s)

Audio

  • Realtek® ALC S1220A 7.1-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC
    – Impedance sense for front and rear headphone outputs
    – Internal audio Amplifier to enhance the highest quality sound for headphone and speakers
    – Supports : Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, Front
  • Panel MIC Jack-retasking
    – High quality 120 dB SNR stereo playback output (Line-out at rear) and 113 dB (Line-in)
  • Audio Feature :
    – DTS Connect
    – DTS Headphone:X
    – Audio amplifier: Provides the highest-quality sound for headphone and speakers
    – Premium Japanese-made audio capacitors: Provide warm, natural and immersive sound with exceptional clarity and fidelity
    – Unique de-pop circuit: Reduces start-up popping noise to audio outputs
  • Separate layer for left and right track, ensuring both sound deliver equal quality

USB Ports

  • Intel® X299 Chipset :
    8 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 port(s) (6 at back panel, , 2 at mid-board)
  • Intel® X299 Chipset :
    4 x USB 2.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, )
  • ASMedia® USB 3.1 Gen 2 controller :
    2 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 port(s) (2 at back panel, , Type-A + USB Type-CTM)
  • ASMedia® USB 3.1 Gen 2 controller :
    1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 port(s) (1 at mid-board)

Special Features

  • OC Design – ASUS PRO Clock II Technology
    5-Way Optimization by Dual Intelligent Processors 5
    – 5-Way Optimization tuning key perfectly consolidates
  • TPU, EPU, DIGI+ VRM, Fan Xpert 4, and Turbo Core App
  • TPU
  • Fan Xpert4
    – Fan Xpert 4 featuring Fan Auto Tuning function and multiple thermistors selection for optimized system cooling control
  • ASUS 5X Protection III :
    – ASUS SafeSlot Core: Fortified PCIe Slot prevents damage
    – ASUS Overvoltage Protection: World-class circuit-protecting power design
    – ASUS Stainless-Steel Back I/O: 3X corrosion-resistance for greater durability!
    – ASUS Enhanced DRAM Overcurrent Protection – Short circuit damage prevention
    – ASUS ESD Guards – Enhanced ESD protection
  • ASUS EPU :
    – EPU
    ASUS Digital Power Design :
    – Industry leading Digital 8 Phase CPU Power Design
    – Industry leading Digital 2 Phase DRAM Power Design
  • AURA :
    – Aura RGB Strip Headers
    – Aura Addressable Strip Header(s)
    ASUS Exclusive Features :
    – AI Suite 3
    – Ai Charger+
    – Crystal Sound 3
  • ASUS EZ DIY :
    – ASUS CrashFree BIOS
    – ASUS EZ Flash
    – ASUS USB BIOS Flashback
    – Multi-language BIOS
  • ASUS Q-Design :
    – ASUS Q-Shield
    – ASUS Q-Code
    – ASUS Q-LED (CPU, DRAM, VGA, Boot Device LED)
    – ASUS Q-Slot
    – ASUS Q-DIMM
    – ASUS Q-Connector
    M.2 and U.2 Onboard (The Latest Transfer Technology with up to 32Gb/s Data-transfer Speeds for M.2 and U.2)
  • Asus Control Center (ACC) IT management software supported

Operating System Support

  • Windows® 10 64-bit

Back I/O Ports

  • 2 x LAN (RJ45) port(s)
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 (teal blue)Type-A
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 (black)USB Type-CTM
  • 6 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 (blue)
  • 4 x USB 2.0 (one port can be switched to USB BIOS Flashback)
  • 1 x Optical S/PDIF out
  • 1 x USB BIOS Flashback Button(s)
  • 1 x 8-channel Audio I/O
  • 1 x Reset Button

Internal I/O Ports

  • 1 x Aura Addressable Strip Header(s)
  • 2 x U.2 port
  • 1 x AAFP connector
  • 1 x Aura RGB Strip Header
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 connector(s) support(s) additional 2 USB 3.1 Gen 1 port(s)
  • 1 x M.2 Socket 3 with M key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)
  • 1 x M.2 Socket 3 with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)
  • 1 x TPM header
  • 1 x COM port(s) connector(s)
  • 8 x SATA 6Gb/s connector(s)
  • 1 x VROC_HW_Key
  • 1 x CPU Fan connector(s)
  • 1 x CPU OPT Fan connector(s)
  • 2 x Chassis Fan connector(s)
  • 1 x AIO_PUMP connector
  • 1 x Thunderbolt header(s)
  • 1 x 24-pin EATX Power connector(s)
  • 1 x 6-pin ATX Power connector
  • 2 x 8-pin ATX 12V Power connector(s)
  • 1 x EZ XMP switch
  • 1 x 5-pin EXT_FAN(Extension Fan) connector
  • 1 x Power-on button(s)
  • 1 x Clear CMOS button(s)
  • 1 x Water Pump header (4-pin)
  • 1 x System panel connector
  • 1 x Thermal sensor connector
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 front panel connector
  • 1 x CPU_OV jumper
  • 1 x MemOK! Button
  • 1 x M.2 Fan Header

Accessories

  • User’s manual
  • ASUS Q-Shield
  • 1 x Vertical M.2 bracket set
  • 1 x ASUS Fan Holder
  • 1 x COM port cable(s)
  • 8 x SATA 6Gb/s cable(s)
  • 1 x M.2 screws
  • 1 x Supporting DVD
  • 1 x 3-Way SLI bridge(s)
  • 1 x 4-Way SLI bridge(s)
  • 1 x SLI HB BRIDGE(2-WAY-M)
  • 1 x Q-Connector

Form Factor

  • CEB Form Factor
  • 12 inch x 10.5 inch ( 30.5 cm x 26.7 cm )

Environment

  • Operation temperature: 10℃ ~ 35℃
  • Non operation temperature: -40℃ ~ 70℃
  • Non operation humidity: 20% ~ 90% ( Non condensing)

Note
*1. The U.2 connectors are only supported on 44-Lane CPUs.