Z170-PREMIUM is perfectly compatible with ASUS ThunderboltEX 3 expansion card to offer the flexibility to upgrade your own build to Thunderbolt™ 3 technology whenever you want. At a breathtaking 40Gbit/s you'll experience faster transfers, with four times (4X) the data speeds of any other cable and twice (2X) the video bandwidth. Offering compatibility with billions of USB devices, device docking and charging!
OC Design - A dedicated base-clock (BCLK) generator designed for 6th-generation Intel® processors that allows overclocked base clock frequencies up to or beyond 400MHz. This custom solution works in tandem with the ASUS TurboV Processing Unit (TPU), to enhance voltage and base-clock overclocking control — providing an exciting new way to boost performance to extreme heights.
Native M.2/NVMe PCIe RAID support - Not satisfied with single storage device read/write speeds? Then join the fast lane and build a RAID 0 array using two PCIe storage drives to enjoy data transfers at lightning speed.
Immerse yourself in gaming reality as never before, with 4K/UHD resolutions of up to 4096 x 2160 via HDMI with 60Hz smoothness — that's four times (4X) the pixel count of 1080p Full HD, for incredible visual clarity and detail. Don't just play your game: live your game!