ASUS PRIME H270-PRO Review & Specifications

ASUS PRIME H270-PRO ATX LGA1151

by ASUS

PRIME H270-PLUS/CSM $108.99
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5X Protection III: Multiple hardware safeguards for all-round protection
LED illumination: Lighting control for PCIe slot
Fan Xpert 4 Core: Flexible controls for ultimate cooling and quietness
Dual Native M.2: Lightning-fast storage speeds
USB Type-C: Convenient reversible connectivity
Onboard USB 3.1: Ultrafast 10Gb/ps data transfers
Intel® Optane™ memory ready: Exploit the latest high-speed storage technology

Specs Overview

Model PRIME H270-PRO
Socket LGA1151
Form factor ATX
Chipset Intel H270
Supported Memory DDR4-2133 / 2400
SLI Support
CrossFire Support
RAID Support
Onboard USB 3.0
SATA 3 Gbps Ports 0
SATA 6 Gbps Ports 6
SATA Express Ports 0
M.2 Ports 2
mSATA Slots 0
RAM Slots 4
Maximum Supported RAM 64GB

Score Pangoly

87
  • CPU

    Intel® Socket 1151 for 7th/6th Generation Core™ i7/Core™ i5/Core™ i3/Pentium®/Celeron® Processors
    Supports Intel® 14 nm CPU
    Supports Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
    * The Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 support depends on the CPU types.
    * Refer to www.asus.com for CPU support list

  • Chipset

    Intel® H270

  • Memory

    4 x DIMM, Max. 64GB, DDR4 2400/2133 MHz Non-ECC, Un-buffered Memory *
    Dual Channel Memory Architecture
    Supports Intel® Extreme Memory Profile (XMP)
    * Refer to www.asus.com for the Memory QVL (Qualified Vendors Lists).
    * The maximum memory frequency supported varies by processor.

  • Graphic

    Integrated Graphics Processor- Intel® HD Graphics support
    Multi-VGA output support : HDMI/DVI-D/DisplayPort 1.2 ports
    - Supports HDMI 1.4b with max. resolution 4096 x 2160 @ 24 Hz / 2560 x 1600 @ 60 Hz
    - Supports DVI-D with max. resolution 1920 x 1200 @ 60 Hz
    - Supports DisplayPort with max. resolution 4096 x 2304 @ 60 Hz
    Maximum shared memory of 1024 MB
    Supports up to 3 displays simultaneously

  • Multi-GPU Support

    Supports AMD CrossFireX™ Technology

  • Expansion Slots

    1 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (x16 mode)
    1 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (max at x4 mode)
    2 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x1
    2 x PCI

  • Storage

    1 x M.2 Socket 3*1, , with M Key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (SATA mode & X4 PCIE mode)
    1 x M.2 Socket 3*2, , with M Key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (both SATA & x2 PCIE mode)
    6 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s), gray
    Support Raid 0, 1, 5, 10
    Supports Intel® Smart Response Technology*3
    Intel® Optane™ Memory Ready *5

  • LAN

    Intel® I219V, 1 x Gigabit LAN Controller(s)

  • Audio

    Realtek® ALC887 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC
    - Supports : Jack-detection, Front Panel Jack-retasking
    Audio Feature :
    - Audio Shielding: Ensures precision analog/digital separation and greatly reduced multi-lateral interference
    - Dedicated audio PCB layers: Separate layers for left and right channels to guard the quality of the sensitive audio signals
    - Premium Japanese audio capacitors: Provide warm, natural and immersive sound with exceptional clarity and fidelity

  • USB Ports

    ASMedia® USB 3.1 controller :
    2 x USB 3.1 port(s) (2 at back panel, +teal blue, Type-A)
    Intel® H270 Chipset :
    1 x USB 5Gb/s port(s) port(s)
    Intel® H270 Chipset :
    6 x USB 3.0 port(s) (2 at back panel, +blue)
    Intel® H270 Chipset :
    6 x USB 2.0 port(s) (2 at back panel, )

  • Special Features

    ASUS 5X Protection III :
    - ASUS SafeSlot Core: Fortified PCIe Slot prevents damage
    - ASUS LANGuard: Protects against LAN surges, lightning strikes and static-electricity discharges!
    - ASUS Overvoltage Protection: World-class circuit-protecting power design
    - ASUS Stainless-Steel Back I/O: 3X corrosion-resistance for greater durability!
    - ASUS DIGI+ VRM: 6 Phase digital power design
    ASUS EPU :
    - EPU
    ASUS Exclusive Features :
    - AI Suite 3
    - Ai Charger
    ASUS Quiet Thermal Solution :
    - Stylish Fanless Design Heat-sink solution & MOS Heatsink
    - ASUS Fan Xpert 4 Core
    ASUS EZ DIY :
    - ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3
    - ASUS EZ Flash 3
    - ASUS UEFI BIOS EZ Mode
    ASUS Q-Design :
    - ASUS Q-Shield
    - ASUS Q-Slot
    - ASUS Q-DIMM
    M.2 Onboard(The latest transfer technologies with up to 32Gb/s data transfer speeds)

  • Back I/O Ports

    1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse combo port(s)
    1 x DVI-D
    1 x DisplayPort
    1 x HDMI
    1 x LAN (RJ45) port(s)
    1 x USB 5Gb/s port(s) Type-C ( support 3A power output )
    2 x USB 3.1 (teal blue)
    2 x USB 3.0 (blue) Type-A
    2 x USB 2.0
    3 x Audio jack(s)

  • Internal I/O Ports

    2 x USB 3.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 3.0 port(s) (19-pin)
    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 storage devices support (SATA mode & X4 PCIE mode)
    1 x M.2 Socket 3 with M Key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (both SATA & x2 PCIE mode)
    6 x SATA 6Gb/s connector(s)
    1 x CPU Fan connector(s) (1 x 4 -pin)
    2 x Chassis Fan connector(s) (2 x 4 -pin)
    1 x S/PDIF out header(s)
    1 x 24-pin EATX Power connector(s)
    1 x 8-pin ATX 12V Power connector(s)
    1 x Front panel audio connector(s) (AAFP)
    1 x Clear CMOS jumper(s)
    1 x System panel connector
    1 x COM port header
    1 x AIO PUMP Header

  • Accessories

    User's manual
    ASUS Q-Shield
    2 x SATA 6Gb/s cable(s)
    1 x M.2 Screw Package
    1 x SCD

  • BIOS

    128 Mb Flash ROM, UEFI AMI BIOS, PnP, DMI3.0, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 3.0, ACPI 6.0, Multi-language BIOS, ASUS EZ Flash 3, CrashFree BIOS 3, F11 EZ Tuning Wizard, F6 Qfan Control, F3 My Favorites, Last Modified log, F12 PrintScreen, and ASUS DRAM SPD (Serial Presence Detect) memory information

  • Manageability

    WfM 2.0, DMI 3.0, WOL by PME, PXE

  • Support Disc

    Drivers
    ASUS Utilities
    ASUS EZ Update
    Anti-virus software (OEM version)

  • Operating System

    Windows® 10 64-bit
    Windows® 8 64-bit
    Windows® 7 32-bit
    Windows® 7 64-bit
    *6

  • Form Factor

    ATX Form Factor
    12.0 inch x 8.9 inch ( 30.5 cm x 22.6 cm )

  • Note

    *Due to Intel® chipset limitation, DDR4 2400MHz memory frequency is only supported by 7th Generation Intel® processors. Higher memory modules will run at the maximum transfer rate of DDR4 2400MHz.
    * Due to Intel® chipset limitation, DDR4 2133MHz and higher memory modules on 6th Generation Intel® processors will run at the maximum transfer rate of DDR4 2133MHz.
    *1. When a device in SATA mode is installed on the M.2_1 socket, SATA_1 port cannot be used.
    *2. When a device is installed on the M.2_2 socket, SATA_6 ports cannot be used.
    *3. These functions will work depending on the CPU installed.
    *4.Intel® Optane Technology is only supported when using 7th Generation Intel® processors. Before using Intel® Optane memory modules, ensure that you have updated your motherboard drivers and BIOS to the latest version from ASUS support website.
    *5. These functions will work depending on the CPU installed.
    *6. Windows® 8.1 64-bit and Windows® 7 32/64-bit are only supported when using 6th Generation Intel® Processors

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