Intel x299 LGA 2066 socket: ready for the latest Intel Core X-Series processors to maximize connectivity and speed with up to three M. 2 drives, USB 3. 2 Gen 2, Intel VROC and Intel Optane Memory compatibility
Optimal power & cooling solution: 12 power stages with ProCool II power connector, high-quality Chokes and durable capacitors to support multi-core processors, active cooling VRM heatsink, stacked-fin heat sink, with 8mm heat pipe, Dual on-board M. 2 heatsinks, a water pump + Header and multiple fun headers
Best in class gaming networking: 2. 5Gbps LAN and Intel Gigabit Ethernet With Asus LANGuard, Wi-Fi 6 (802. 11Ax) with MU-MIMO, and Gateway teaming via GameFirst V
Next Gen gaming connectivity: features 3x M. 2, USB 3. 2 Gen 2 ports and USB 3. 2 Gen 2 front panel Connector, 8x SATA 6 Gb/s.
Unmatched Personalization: OLED and ASUS-exclusive aura Sync RGB lighting, including RGB headers and addressable Gen 2 RGB headers
DIY friendly: ROG-patented pre-mounted I/O shield, Flex key, ASUS Safe Slot, ASUS Node connector and BIOS Flashback for a friendlier building experience
Industry leading gaming audio: high fidelity audio with Supreme S1220A, DTS Sound Unbound and Sonic Studio III to draw you deeper into the action
Ai overclocking: quickly optimizes your CPU performance based on the CPU and cooler, achieving results that are extremely close to manual tuning by experts
Asus ROG Strix X299-E Gaming II Motherboard
Intel X299 ATX motherboard LGA 2066 for Intel Core X-series processors, with 12 power stages, on-board Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax), 2.5 Gbps LAN, USB 3.2 Gen 2, SATA, three M.2, OLED and Aura Sync RGB lighting
SOLID HARDWARE SPECS
With comprehensive cooling options and upgraded power delivery to fuel CPUs with more cores, plus faster storage and memory, ROG Strix X299-E Gaming II provides all the essentials you need to harness the full potential of components in your build for top-tier gaming performance.
ROG Strix X299-E Gaming II is engineered with the latest connectivity for the best gaming experiences. Transfer files faster and banish lag as you secure more victories.
DESIGN & CUSTOMIZATION
A host of design touches, including a unique cyber-text pattern, plus customization options, comprehensive validation lists, and the most diverse ecosystem of components in the industry make building and personalizing a gaming rig with ROG Strix X299-E Gaming II wonderfully easy.
TUNE YOUR RIG YOU WANT
The ROG Strix X299-E Gaming II motherboard features firmware controls and software utilities designed for all skill levels, making setup, tuning and system maintenance simple. With options from overclocking and cooling to managing network performance and audio characteristics, you can configure your ROG Strix gaming build to perform the way you want.
IntelÂ® Socket 2066 Coreâ„¢ X-Series Processors * Refer to www.asus.com for CPU support list
(IntelÂ® Coreâ„¢ i9 10000 X-Series CPU) 8 x DIMM, Max. 256GB, DDR4 4266(O.C.)/4133(O.C.)/4000(O.C.)/3866(O.C.)/3800(O.C.)/3733(O.C.)/3600(O.C.)/3466(O.C.)/3400(O.C.)/3333(O.C.)/3300(O.C.)/3200(O.C.)/3000(O.C.)/2933/2800/2666/2400/2133 MHz Non-ECC, Un-buffered Memory (IntelÂ® Coreâ„¢ i9 9000/7000 and i7 9000 X-Series CPU) 8 x DIMM, Max. 256GB, DDR4 4266(O.C.)/4133(O.C.)/4000(O.C.)/3600(O.C.)/3400(O.C.)/3333(O.C.)/3300(O.C.)/3200(O.C.)/3000(O.C.)/2800(O.C.)/2666/2400/2133 MHz Non-ECC, Un-buffered Memory Quad Channel Memory Architecture * Hyper DIMM support is subject to the physical characteristics of individual CPUs. * Refer to www.asus.com for the Memory QVL (Qualified Vendors Lists).
IntelÂ® Coreâ„¢ X-Series Processors Family : 2 x M.2 Socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)*2 IntelÂ® Virtual RAID on CPU(VROC) IntelÂ® X299 Chipset : 1 x M.2 x4 Socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (both SATA & PCIE mode), 8 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s), Support Raid 0, 1, 5, 10 IntelÂ® Rapid Storage Technology supports IntelÂ® Optaneâ„¢ Memory Ready *3
SupremeFX 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC S1220A - Dual Headphone Amplifiers - Impedance sense for front and rear headphone outputs - Supports : Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, Front Panel Jack-retasking - High quality 120 dB SNR stereo playback output and 113 dB SNR stereo playback input - SupremeFX Shielding Technology - Supports up to 32-Bit/192kHz playback *4 Audio Feature : - SupremeFX Shieldingâ„¢ Technology - DTSÂ® Sound Unbound - Optical S/PDIF out port(s) at back panel - Dedicated audio PCB layers: Separate layers for left and right channels to guard the quality of the sensitive audio signals - Premium Japanese-made audio capacitors: Provide warm, natural and immersive sound with exceptional clarity and fidelity - Sonic Radar III - Sonic Studio III + Sonic Studio Virtual Mixer
ASMediaÂ® USB 3.2 Gen 2 controller : 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 front panel connector port(s) ASMediaÂ® USB 3.2 Gen 2 controller : 4 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 (up to 10Gbps) port(s) (4 at back panel, , 3 x Type-A+1 x Type-C) IntelÂ® X299 Chipset : 6 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (up to 5Gbps) port(s) (2 at back panel, , 4 at mid-board) IntelÂ® X299 Chipset : 8 x USB 2.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, , 4 at mid-board)
ROG Exclusive Features
ROG CPU-Z Overwolf USB BIOS FlashBackâ„¢ ROG Exclusive Software - GameFirst V - Overwolf - Sonic Studio III + Sonic Studio Virtual Mixer
OC Design - ASUS PRO Clock II Technology ASUS Dual Intelligent Processors 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 AI Overclocking LiveDash OLED AURA : - Aura Lighting Control - Aura RGB Strip Headers - Addressable Gen 2 Header ASUS Exclusive Features : - USB BIOS FlashBackâ„¢ - AI Suite 3 - Ai Charger - Onboard Button : Power - ASUS UEFI BIOS EZ Mode featuring friendly graphics user interface - Armoury Crate - ASUS NODE: hardware control interface ASUS EZ DIY : - ASUS EZ Flash 3 - ASUS USB BIOS FlashBackâ„¢ - ASUS UEFI BIOS EZ Mode - Multi-language BIOS ASUS Q-Design : - ASUS Q-Code - ASUS Q-LED (CPU, DRAM, VGA, Boot Device LED) - ASUS Q-Slot - ASUS Q-DIMM - ASUS Q-Connector
Back I/O Ports
1 x LAN (RJ45) port(s) 4 x USB 2.0 (one port can be switched to USB BIOS FlashBackâ„¢) 1 x Optical S/PDIF out 5 x Audio jack(s) 1 x Anti-surge 2.5G LAN (RJ45) port 1 x Wi-Fi antenna port(s) 1 x USB BIOS FlashBackâ„¢ Button(s) 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (up to 5Gbps) ports Type-A 4 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 (up to 10Gbps) ports (Type-A + USB Type-CTM)
Internal I/O Ports
1 x AAFP connector 2 x Aura RGB Strip Headers 2 x Addressable Gen 2 header(s) 2 x USB 2.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 2.0 port(s) 1 x M.2 Socket 3 with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (SATA & PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode) 2 x M.2 Socket 3 with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode) 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 W_PUMP+ connector 1 x 24-pin EATX Power connector(s) 2 x 8-pin ATX 12V Power connector(s) 1 x Front panel connector(s) 1 x System panel(s) (Q-Connector) 1 x Thermal sensor connector(s) 1 x Power-on button(s) 1 x Clear CMOS jumper(s) 1 x Node Connector(s) 1 x CPU_OV jumper 1 x M.2 Fan Header 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (up to 5Gbps) connector support additional 4 USB ports
User's manual 1 x Vertical M.2 bracket set 4 x SATA 6Gb/s cable(s) 1 x M.2 Screw Package 1 x Supporting DVD 1 x ROG Strix stickers 1 x Q-Connector 1 x M.2 screw kit (long screw and mount) 1 x Cable ties pack(s) 1 x Wi-Fi Antenna(s) 1 x ROG Door Hanger(s) 1 x Extension Cable for RGB strips (80 cm) 1 x Extension cable for Addressable LED 1 x Thermistor cable(s) 1 x ROG Thank you card
128 Mb Flash ROM, UEFI AMI BIOS, PnP, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 3.2, ACPI 6.2
Drivers ASUS Utilities EZ Update Anti-virus software (OEM version)
WindowsÂ® 10 64-bit
ATX Form Factor 12 inch x 9.6 inch ( 30.5 cm x 24.4 cm )
*1 PCIe 3.0 x1 slot share with USB3.2 Gen2 front panel connector. *2 M.2_2 and M.2_3 support 44-Lane CPU (IntelÂ® Coreâ„¢ i7 9000 X-Series CPU and above). *3 The M.2 PCIe mode sources from IntelÂ® X299 Chipset supports IntelÂ® Optane Memory *4 Due to limitations in HDA bandwidth, 32-bit/192kHz is not supported for 8-Channel audio