ASUS ROG Strix Z690-E

ASUS ROG Strix Z690-E

$565.00Price

ROG Strix Z690-E Gaming WiFi puts 12th Gen Intel® Core™ processors at center stage, with beefed-up power delivery, cooling, cutting-edge connectivity options, and a range of accoutrements that effortlessly propel builds to maximum performance. This series flagship is your ticket to next-level gaming.

  • Model

    Brand ASUS
    Series ROG
    Model STRIX Z690-E GAMING WIFI
    Part Number 90MB18J0-M0AAY0

    Supported CPU

    CPU Socket Type LGA 1700

    * Designed with dual mounting holes compatible with both Intel LGA1700 and LGA1200 cooling brackets.
    CPU Type Core / Pentium / Celeron (12th Gen, LGA1700)
    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 1 x PCI Express 5.0 x16

    * Actual support may vary by CPU.
    * When M.2_1 is occupied with SSD device, PCIEX16(G5) will run x8 only.
    PCI Express 4.0 x16 1 x PCI Express 4.0 x16

    * Supports x4 mode or x4/x4 mode for ROG HYPER M.2 CARD.
    PCI Express 3.0 x16 1 x PCI Express 3.0 x16

    * Supports x4 mode.
    PCI Express x1 1 x PCIe 3.0 x1

    Storage Devices

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

    * RAID configuration and boot drives are not supported on the SATA6G_E1-2 ports.
    M.2 Intel 12th Gen Processors:
    M.2_1 slot (Key M), type 2242/2260/2280/22110 (supports PCIe 5.0 x4 mode)
    - Intel 12th Gen processors support PCIe 5.0 x4 mode.
    M.2_2 slot (Key M), type 2242/2260/2280/22110 (supports PCIe 4.0 x4 mode)
    - Intel 12th Gen processors support PCIe 4.0 x4 mode.
    Hyper M.2_1 slot (Key M) via Hyper M.2 card, type 2242/2260/2280/22110**
    - Intel 12th Gen processors support PCIe 4.0 x4 mode

    Intel Z690 Chipset:*
    M.2_3 slot (Key M), type 2242/2260/2280 (supports PCIe 4.0 x4 mode & SATA modes)
    Hyper M.2_1 slot (Key M) via Hyper M.2 card, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 (suppports PCIe 4.0 x4 mode)***
    Hyper M.2_2 slot (Key M) via 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), only Hyper M.2_1 slot can support PCIe 4.0 x4 mode. When ROG Hyper M.2 card is installed on PCIEX16(G3), only Hyper M.2_1 slot can support PCIe 3.0 x4 mode. When ROG Hyper M.2 card is installed on PCIEX16(G4), 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) or PCIEX16(G3), Hyper M.2_2 slot will be disabled. When ROG Hyper M.2 card is installed on PCIEX16(G4), Hyper M.2_1 and Hyper M.2_2 slots can support PCIe 4.0 x4 mode.
    Intel Optane Ready Yes
    SATA RAID 0/1/5/10

    Onboard Audio

    Audio Chipset ROG SupremeFX 7.1 Surround Sound High Definition Audio CODEC ALC4080
    Audio Channels 7.1 Channels

    Onboard LAN

    LAN Chipset Intel I225-V
    Max LAN Speed 10/100/1000/2500Mbps
    Wireless LAN Wi-Fi 6E
    802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax
    Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.2

    Rear Panel Ports

    Back I/O Ports 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 port (1 x USB Type-C)
    3 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 ports (2 x Type-A, 1 x USB Type-C )
    4 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports (4 x Type-A)
    4 x USB 2.0 ports (2 x Type-A)
    1 x HDMI port
    1 x DisplayPort
    1 x Wi-Fi Module
    1 x Intel I225-V 2.5Gb Ethernet
    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)
    1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 header supports additional 2 USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports
    2 x USB 2.0 headers support additional 4 USB 2.0 ports
    Other Connectors Fan and Cooling related
    1 x 4-pin CPU Fan header
    1 x 4-pin CPU OPT Fan header
    1 x 4-pin AIO Pump header
    5 x 4-pin Chassis Fan headers
    Miscellaneous
    3 x Addressable Gen 2 headers
    1 x AURA RGB header
    1 x CPU Over Voltage jumper
    1 x Front Panel Audio header (AAFP)
    1 x SPI TPM header (14-1pin)
    1 x 20-3 pin System Panel header with Chassis intrude function
    1 x Thermal Sensor header
    1 x Thunderbolt 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

    Windows Compatibility

    Windows 11 Ready

    Features

    Features Special Features:
    Extreme Engine Digi+
    - 5K Black Metallic Capacitors
    ASUS Q-Design
    - M.2 Q-Latch
    - PCIe Slot Q-Release
    - Q-DIMM
    - Q-LED (CPU [red], DRAM [yellow], VGA [white], Boot Device [yellow green])
    - Q-Slot
    ASUS Thermal Solution
    - M.2 heatsink backplate
    - M.2 heatsink
    ASUS EZ DIY
    - BIOS FlashBack button
    - BIOS FlashBack LED
    - Clear CMOS button
    - CPU Socket lever protector
    - ProCool II
    - Pre-mounted I/O shield
    - SafeSlot
    - SafeDIMM
    AURA Sync
    - AURA RGB header
    - Addressable Gen 2 RGB headers
    ASUS HYDRANODE
    - 1 x Chassis fan support* (CHA_FAN1P)
    * Visit ASUS Website for the latest compatibility list.
    TPM header

    Software Features:
    ROG Exclusive Software
    - ROG CPU-Z
    - GameFirst VI
    - Sonic Studio III + Sonic Studio Virtual Mixer + Sonic Suite Companion
    - Sonic Radar III
    - DTS Sound Unbound
    - Anti-virus software
    ASUS Exclusive Software
    Armoury Crate
    - AIDA64 Extreme (60 days free trial)
    - AURA Creator
    - AURA Sync
    - Fan Xpert 4
    - Two-Way AI Noise Cancelation
    AI Suite 3
    - 5-Way Optimization with AI Overclocking
    TPU
    EPU
    DIGI+ VRM
    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
    FlexKey
    MemTest86

    BIOS:
    256 Mb Flash ROM, UEFI AMI BIOS

    Manageability:
    WOL by PME, PXE

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