ROG Strix first motherboard for AMD's HEDT platform with the Strix X399-E. Designed to take hardcore gamers beyond playing, the Strix X399-E wraps powerful performance in a striking exterior that's easily personalized. Diffused Aura Sync RGB lighting cuts across the board like the slash of a katana, while standard and addressable headers take system illumination to the next level. With Ryzen Threadripper CPUs ready for gaming, streaming, and more, you can showcase your skills with unique style.
- 2x2 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi 802.11AC
- Bluetooth V4.2
- USB BIOS Flashback
- 8 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Ports
ROG GameFirst IV
USB 3.1 Gen2 (Type-A + Type-C)
3-Way SLI/CFX Support
4 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (up to x16/x8/x16)
1 x PCIe 2.0 x4 slots (PCH)
1 x PCIe 2.0 x1 slot (PCH)
SupremeFX S1220A Codec
Impedance sense for front and rear
Dual headphone amplifiers
DDR4 3600MHz+ (OC)
8 x DIMM Quad Channel DDR4
1 x Vertical M.2 Slot 2242~22110
USB 3.1 Gen2 front panel connector
PCH M.2 heatsink
4 x USB 3.1 Gen1
6 x SATA 6Gb/s
1 x U.2
AMD X399 Chipset
ROG Logo RGB LED
2 x 4-pin AURA RGB headers
1 x 3-pin AURA Addressable header
* The Aura RGB-strip header supports standard 5050 RGB LED strips with a maximum power rating of 3A (12V). For maximum brightness, strip length should not exceed 3m.
* One extension cable is included. RGB LED strips are sold separately.
ASUS Aura Sync takes RGB lighting beyond the checkbox, combining and controlling the LEDs across all of your Aura-enabled products from a single application to achieve perfect, synchronized harmony. From motherboards and RGB strips to graphics cards and beyond, Aura Sync enables a veritable symphony of light for ultimate personalization.
*Visit the ASUS Aura microsite to learn more about Aura Sync
ROG Strix X399-E Gaming motherboard now includes a dedicated addressable RGB header* that connects to compatible lighting strips, fans, coolers, and compatible PC cases, creating a new world of illumination possibilities. Our Aura software contains an array of effects for addressable gear, and the Aura SDK takes things to the next level — allowing developers to control each LED individually, unleashing infinite lighting possibilities! ROG Strix X399-E Gaming motherboard includes a convenient 80cm extension cable, making it easy to fit an addressable RGB strip wherever you want, and we've worked with strip, fan, and chassis vendors to ensure an ever-growing choice of compatible addressable gear.
* Addressable RGB header supports strips with a maximum power rating of 3A (5V). For maximum brightness, strips should contain no more than 60 LEDs.
** One extension cable is included. RGB strips and Aura-compatible devices sold separately.
Please note image shown are for illustration purpose only. Actual product feature placement may vary.
ASUS Aura SDK allows developers to take full advantage of the vast eco-system of Aura Sync-capable PC gear. From in-system illumination to peripherals and beyond, the SDK provides an evolving toolkit of options to enhance games and software with RGB lighting. Game effects, alerts, and audio can all be portrayed via Aura-compatible hardware, creating subtle or dazzling visual cues to augment the action. There's also scope to map system parameters such as temperatures to lighting, giving enthusiasts new ways to monitor vital information.
*Learn more about Aura SDK
ASUS is the first motherboard manufacturer to support 3D printing, making it easy to customize your motherboard's appearance and improve system performance with a range of printable parts.
*Products with the 3D Printing Friendly logo feature the specialized 3D Mount and are also bundled with an extra 3D mount kit.
ROG Strix X399-E Gaming motherboards are equipped with an M.2 heatsink integrated into the PCH heatsink. With a huge cooling surface, the M.2 heatsink perfectly chills an inserted M.2 SSD — for consistent performance and reliability. Featuring a stylish angular design, the M.2 heatsink adds a beautiful touch to the build, while the T-sensor detects temperatures in the vital M.2 area for instant monitoring.
The ASUS 3D-printed M.2 fan holder keeps temperatures low for improved performance and longevity.
With support for DDR4 memory you're able to drive memory frequencies to 3600MHz — or beyond! ASUS-exclusive circuit design, provides superb memory-overclocking potential, minimizing coupling noise and signal reflection to unleash the full power of DDR4. With innovative equidistant memory channels, the ROG design delivers the most balanced control and incredibly powerful overclocking capability. And that's not all: ROG works with almost every DDR4 memory vendor, ensuring the best compatibility.
A dedicated base-clock (BCLK) generator designed for AMD Threadripper processors allows overclocked base-clock frequencies up to or beyond 117MHz*. 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.
Advantages of ASUS Pro Clock:
・Reduced boot time
・Lower jitter under extreme conditions for higher overclocks
・Increased stability under heavy overclocking
You don't need to be an expert to max out gaming performance on your ROG Strix X399-E Gaming build — because 5-Way Optimization sorts all the complex settings with a click, for instant, highly controllable performance boosts! Our exclusive technology dynamically optimizes essential aspects of your system based on real-time use, so you get superb CPU performance, everyday energy savings, ultra-stable digital power, cool and quiet fans, and even networking and audio settings that are tailored for the apps that you are using. In short, 5-Way Optimization ensures that your PC is perfect for gaming, entertainment, productivity or just about anything else!
・Games run swiftly and smoothly with high performance, prioritized bandwidth, and vivid sound.
・Fans stay whisper-quiet for everyday computing and ensure extreme cooling efficiency when gaming.
・Stutter is eliminated, ensuring smooth-running apps -- even under heavy loading.
・Energy efficiency is improved, so you'll save money.
Play quieter and cooler with advanced fan and water-pump controls for the ultimate in undisturbed gaming. With onboard thermal sensors and hardware-level 4-pin/3-pin PWM/DC mode detection, Fan Xpert 4 makes sure every fan achieves the best balance of high cooling performance and low noise -- so you enjoy all the performance you demand with none of the racket!
Immerse yourself in sound with ROG Strix's SupremeFX audio technology. Utilizing the S1220A codec, ROG Strix's SupremeFX audio solution is engineered to provide a flat frequency response and offer a neutral, detailed sound signature. The addition of two op-amps on the front panel headphone output ensures adequate voltage and current to drive headphones to their full potential. And our Sonic Studio software grants you full control over every aspect of audio, including noise reduction algorithms for communications, plus EQ adjustments to get the most from your headset or speakers.
ROG Strix X399-E Gaming features the very latest Intel® Ethernet Controller I211-AT for faster, smoother gaming. Intel's LAN has the serious double advantage of reducing CPU overhead and offering exceptionally high TCP and UDP throughput, so there's more power for your game and your gameplay.
Next-level 802.11ac Wi-Fi with 2x2 dual-band 2.4/5GHz antennas offer up to 867Mbps* transfer speeds — and the very latest Multi-User MIMO (MU-MIMO) technology ensures that every connected user** experiences the best wireless and online speeds!
* Actual speed varies, and Wi-Fi hotspot feature operates at 802.11a/b/g/n. Windows 10 does not currently support Wi-Fi hotspot functionality.
** Requires MU-MIMO-ready client.
ASUS ProCool is the power connector reinvented! Compared with traditional power connectors, ProCool connectors ensure an exceptionally close and secure connection with the ROG Strix X399-E Gaming motherboard. This design is stronger, and also benefits power efficiency: the flush connection enables lower impedance and better heat dissipation, allowing cooler operating temperature.
Ready for AMD SocketTR4 Ryzen Threadripper
The ROG Strix X399-E motherboard supports the latest AMD Ryzen™ Threadripper™ processors. Based on the innovative Zen core architecture, the high-performance Threadripper CPUs boast up to 16 cores. AMD SocketTR4 processors feature quad-channel DDR4 memory, 64 lanes of PCI Express® 3.0 and native 5Gbps USB 3.0 for superb performance.
AMD X399 chipset
The AMD X399 chipset delivers outstanding overclocking capabilities for the latest AMD SocketTR4 Ryzen™ Threadripper™ processors. It's optimized for multiple GPU configurations, including NVDIA SLITM and AMD CrossFireXTM. It also provides two 10Gbps USB 3.1 ports and eight 6Gbps SATA ports for faster data retrieval.
|Memory Socket||8DDR4 QC|
|Max Ram GB||128|
|D-sub / DVI / HDMI||N/N/N|
|USB 3.0 / 2.0||6/6|