The Asus ROG Maximus IX has now been officially revealed by the company and I have to say that the motherboard is something to look at. But knowing Asus, it is more than a piece of eye candy and because it is an extreme edition motherboard you can expect it to come with all the bells and whistles.
Asus ROG Maximus IX is ready for water cooling out of the box. It comes with a mono water block so you need not look for any third party solutions and you are good to go as soon as you get the motherboard.
This is no doubt a feature enthusiasts will appreciate as this will save plenty of precious time and effort
The Asus ROG Maximus IX is based on the Intel Z270 chipset which means that it supports the latest generation of Intel CPUs and that it has overclocking capabilities.
Good news if you own a Core i7-7700K processor.
Asus has always been obsessed with RGB and that is not a bad thing, you will be delighted to know what this motherboard comes with RGB compatibility so you can bling out your system all you want.
The motherboard features Aura Sync technology so you can color coordinate all the LEDs and peripherals that you own for consistency.
The motherboard also supports DDR4 4133MHz RAM out of the box. Apart from that you also get dual M.2 PCIe 3.0 x4 slots, a USB 3.1 front panel connector, the latest 802.11ac with MU-MIMO and 40Gbps speeds through Thunderbolt 3.
The Asus ROG Maximus IX is a beast of a motherboard and not only does it look good it also offers all the functionality that you could ask for. As of right now, we do not know about the pricing and availability of the motherboard but we will find out soon enough.
Let us know what you think about the Asus ROG Maximus IX.