ASUS Launches Z170 Series Gaming Motherboards

ASUS has officially launched its new series of motherboards in the Philippines which features Intel’s latest Z170 chipset for their 6th generation Intel Core processors. The new motherboards include models for its high-end ROG series, mid-range Pro Gaming series, and their feature-rich Signature and TUF series.

“With over 500 million motherboards sold, ASUS is the No.1 motherboard maker and as always keen to offer breakthrough, easy-to-use, stable and trusted motherboards to the market. We are proud to introduce our complete Z170 Series motherboard lineup for extreme performance and the best user experience,” said Jackie Hsu, Corporate Vice President and General Manager of Worldwide Sales, ASUS Open Platform Business Group.

The Z170 series motherboards that ASUS will be bringing over to the Philippines include high-performance boards such as the ROG Maximus VIII Hero, the Sabertooth Z170 Mark 1, the Z170-Deluxe, the Z170 Pro Gaming, the Z170I Pro Gaming, the Z170-A, and the Z170-P D3.

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ASUS’s new Z170 motherboards feature the company’s Pro Clock overclocking technology and TurboV Processing Unit making it easier and safer to overlock Intel’s 6th generation processors. They also come with ASUS’s T-Topology technology for overclocking DDR4 and DDR3 memory. Lastly, the ASUS-exclusive 5-Way Optimization feature dynamically and automatically optimizes the system for its current activity.

The new motherboards also feature on-board USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-A and Type-C connectors, the world’s first 100W UPD front panel with two USB 3.1 Type-C ports, support for PCI Express and M.2 NVM Express SSDs, Gamer’s Guardian components, and LANGuard which provides overvoltage protection, precise digital power, overcurrent protection and a stainless-steel back I/O to ensure quality, durability, and all-round protection.

All of the aforementioned Z170 motherboard models will be available this month. We’ve listed down their SRPs below for your reference.

Model NameSRP
Maximus VIII HeroPhp15,460
Sabertooth Z170 Mark 1Php15,940
Z170 Pro GamingPhp11,180
Z170I Pro GamingPhp11,180
Z170-P D3Php9,560
Z170M-E D3Php8,840