ASUS ROG Maximus Z690 Formula

ASUS ROG Maximus Z690 Formula

$960.00Price

Diversity to the Maximus. That’s what the latest Formula brings to the acclaimed ROG Maximus series. Its Moonlight White armor and customizable ARGB lighting elements ride alongside a hybrid VRM block designed in collaboration with EK, giving you ample freedom to express your preferred build style. And underneath, circuit pathways illuminated with PCIe® Gen 5.0 and limit-breaking DDR5 support are poised to elevate performance well into the future, driving the Maximus Z690 Formula's appeal far beyond aesthetics.

  • Model

    Brand ASUS
    Series ROG
    Model MAXIMUS Z690 FORMULA
    Part Number 90MB18G0-M0AAY0

    Supported CPU

    CPU Socket Type LGA 1700

    * Designed with dual mounting holes compatible with both Intel LGA1700 and LGA1200 cooling brackets.
    CPU Type Supports 12th Gen Intel Core / Pentium Gold / Celeron Processors

    * Refer to www.asus.com for CPU support list.
    Supported CPU Technologies Supports Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 and Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0*

    * Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 support depends on the CPU types.

    Chipsets

    Chipset Intel Z690

    Onboard Video

    Onboard Video Chipset Supported only by CPU with integrated graphic

    Memory

    Number of Memory Slots 4×288pin (DDR5)
    Memory Standard DDR5 6400+(OC) / 6200(OC) / 6000(OC) / 5800(OC) / 5600(OC) / 5400(OC) / 5200(OC) / 5000(OC) / 4800

    * Supported memory types, data rate(Speed), and number of DRAM module vary depending on the CPU and memory configuration, for more information refer to www.asus.com for memory support list.
    Maximum Memory Supported 128GB
    Channel Supported Dual Channel

    Expansion Slots

    PCI Express 5.0 x16 2 x PCI Express 5.0 x16

    * Actual support may vary by CPU.
    * When ROG Hyper M.2 card is installed on PCIEX16(G5)_1, PCIEX16(G5)_2 will run x8 only and if ROG Hyper M.2 card is installed on PCIEX16(G5)_2, PCIEX16(G5)_1 will run x8 only.
    PCI Express 4.0 x16 1 x PCI Express 4.0 x16

    * Supports Intel Optane Memory H Series on PCH-attached PCIe slot.

    Storage Devices

    SATA 6Gb/s 6 x SATA 6Gb/s

    * SATA6G_E12 cannot support RAID 0/1/5/10.
    M.2 Intel 12th Gen Processors:
    M.2_1 slot (Key M), type 2242/2260/2280/22110
    - Intel 12th Gen processors support PCIe 4.0 x4 mode.
    Hyper M.2_1 slot (Key M) via ROG Hyper M.2 card, type 2242/2260/2280/22110**
    - Intel 12th Gen processors support PCIe 5.0 x4 mode

    Intel Z690 Chipset:*
    M.2_2 slot (Key M), type 2242/2260/2280 (supports PCIe 3.0 x4 mode)
    M.2_3 slot (Key M), type 2242/2260/2280 (supports PCIe 4.0 x4 & SATA modes)
    Hyper M.2_1 slot (Key M) via ROG Hyper M.2 card, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 (suppports PCIe 4.0 x4 mode)**
    Hyper M.2_2 slot (Key M) via ROG Hyper M.2 card, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 (suppports PCIe 4.0 x4 mode)***

    * Intel Rapid Storage Technology supports Intel Optane Memory H Series on PCH attached M.2 slots.
    ** When ROG Hyper M.2 card is installed on PCIEX16(G5)_1, Hyper M.2_1 slot can support PCIe 4.0 x4 mode. When ROG Hyper M.2 card is installed on PCIEX16(G5)_2, Hyper M.2_1 slot can support PCIe 5.0 x4 mode. When ROG Hyper M.2 card is installed on PCIEX16(G4)_3, Hyper M.2_1 and Hyper M.2_2 slots can support PCIe 4.0 x4 mode.
    *** When ROG Hyper M.2 card is installed on PCIEX16(G5)_1 or PCIEX16(G5)_2, Hyper M.2_2 slot will be disabled. When ROG Hyper M.2 card is installed on PCIEX16(G4)_3, Hyper M.2_1 and Hyper M.2_2 slots can support PCIe 4.0 x4 mode.
    SATA RAID 0/1/5/10

    Onboard Audio

    Audio Chipset ROG SupremeFX 7.1 Surround Sound High Definition Audio CODEC ALC4082
    Audio Channels 7.1 Channels

    Onboard LAN

    LAN Chipset Marvell AQtion 10Gb Ethernet
    Max LAN Speed 10Gbps
    Wireless LAN Wi-Fi 6E
    802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax
    Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.2

    Rear Panel Ports

    Back I/O Ports 2 x Thunderbolt 4 USB Type-C port(s)
    7 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 port(s) (6 x Type-A + 1 x USB Type-C)
    3 x USB 2.0 port(s) (3 x Type-A)
    1 x HDMI port
    1 x Wi-Fi Module
    1 x Marvell AQtion 10Gb Ethernet port
    5 x Gold-plated audio jacks
    1 x Optical S/PDIF out port
    1 x BIOS FlashBack button
    1 x Clear CMOS button

    Internal I/O Connectors

    Onboard USB 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 connector (supports USB Type-C)
    2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 header(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports
    2 x USB 2.0 header(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 2.0 ports
    Other Connectors Fan and Cooling related
    1 x 4-pin CPU Fan header(s)
    1 x 4-pin CPU OPT Fan header(s)
    1 x 4-pin AIO Pump header(s)
    4 x 4-pin Chassis Fan header(s)
    1 x W_PUMP+ header(s)
    1 x 2-pin Water In header
    1 x 2-pin Water Out header
    1 x 3-pin Water Flow header
    Miscellaneous
    3 x Addressable Gen 2 header(s)
    1 x AURA RGB header(s)
    1 x FlexKey button
    1 x 12-1 pin Front Panel Audio header (AAFP)
    1 x ReTry button
    1 x SPI TPM header (14-1pin)
    1 x Start button
    1 x 10-1 pin System Panel header
    1 x Thermal Sensor header

    Physical Spec

    Form Factor ATX
    LED Lighting RGB
    Dimensions (W x L) 12.0" x 9.6"
    Power Pin 1 x 24-pin Main Power connector
    2 x 8-pin +12V Power connector
    1 x 6-pin PCIe Graphics Card connector

    Windows Compatibility

    Windows 11 Ready

    Features

    Features Special Features:
    Extreme OC Kit
    - FlexKey button
    - ReTry button
    - Start button
    Extreme Engine Digi+
    - 10K Black Metallic Capacitors
    - MicroFine Alloy Choke
    ASUS Q-Design
    - M.2 Q-Latch
    - PCIe Slot Q-Release
    - Q-Code
    - Q-Connector
    - Q-DIMM
    - Q-LED (CPU [red], DRAM [yellow], VGA [white], Boot Device [yellow green])
    - Q-Slot
    ASUS Thermal Solution
    - CrossChill EK III
    - M.2 heatsink backplate
    - M.2 heatsinks
    - Steel backplate
    ASUS EZ DIY
    - BIOS FlashBack button
    - Clear CMOS button
    - CPU Socket lever protector
    - ProCool II
    - Pre-mounted I/O shield
    - SafeSlot
    - SafeDIMM
    AURA Sync
    - AURA RGB header(s)
    - Addressable Gen 2 header(s)
    OLED 2"
    Front Panel USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 with Quick Charge 4+ Support
    - Support: up to 60W charging*
    - Output: 5/9/15/20V max. 3A, PPS:3.3–21V max. 3A
    - Compatible with QC 4.0/3.0/2.0, PD3.0 and PPS
    * To support 60W, please install the power cable to 6-pin PCIe Graphics Card connector or can only support 27W
    ASUS HYDRANODE
    - 1 x 12-1 pin Front Panel Audio header (AAFP)
    - 3 x Chassis fan support* (CHA_FAN1P,CHA_FAN2P,CHA_FAN3P)
    * Visit ASUS Website for the latest compatibility list.

    Software Features:
    ROG Exclusive Software
    - GameFirst VI
    - ROG CPU-Z
    - Sonic Studio III + Sonic Studio Virtual Mixer + Sonic Suite Companion
    - Sonic Radar III
    - DTS Sound Unbound
    - BullGuard Internet Security (1-year full version)
    ASUS Exclusive Software
    Armoury Crate
    - AIDA64 Extreme (1 year full version)
    - AURA Creator
    - AURA Sync
    - Fan Xpert 4
    - Two-Way AI Noise Cancelation
    AI Suite 3
    - Easy Optimization with AI Overclocking
    TPU
    EPU
    DIGI+ Power Control
    Turbo app
    MyAsus
    WinRAR
    UEFI BIOS
    AI Overclocking Guide
    ASUS EZ DIY
    - ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3
    - ASUS EZ Flash 3
    - ASUS UEFI BIOS EZ Mode
    MemTest86

    BIOS:
    256 Mb Flash ROM, UEFI AMI BIOS

    Manageability:
    WOL by PME, PXE

    Operating System:
    Windows 11 64-bit, Windows 10 64-bit