ASUS Unveils ROG Crosshair X670E Extreme Motherboard for Ryzen 7000

Following AMD’s official announcement at Computex 2022 that its highly anticipated Ryzen 7000 series of processors will arrive in Q4 2022, ASUS has lifted the lid on its flagship AM5 motherboard. Based on AMD’s “Extreme” X670 chipset variant, the ASUS ROG Crosshair X670E Extreme motherboard is fully loaded with numerous features, including PCIe 5.0, DDR5 memory support, and a 22-phase power supply for passionate.

Designed to deliver industry-leading performance to AMD’s Ryzen 7000 processors, the ASUS ROG Crosshair X670E Extreme, ASUS has pulled out all the stops with a premium controller set and a wide array of features allowing users to get the most out of it. part of the new AM5 socket. This includes a typical ASUS ROG design with lots of RGB LED lighting and its latest Q-Design features designed to make setup as easy as possible. It also benefits from an AniMe Matrix 2 LED display and ASUS LiveDash OLED for maximum customization.

Q-Design includes new release buttons for PCIe slots and right angle connectors on the right side of the card for better cable management.

Key features of the ROG Crosshair X670E Extreme include a large 22-phase (20+2) power supply with premium 110A power stages. Meanwhile, networking options consist of a Marvell AQtion 10GbE controller , an Intel 2.5 GbE secondary controller, and Intel’s CNVi Wi-Fi 6E. For audio, ASUS uses an ROG SupremeFX ALC4082 HD audio codec with a premium ESS Saber ES9218PQ DAC for ultra-low distortion.

While ASUS hasn’t revealed a full list of specs, we do know that the X670E Extreme will feature two full-length PCIe 5.0 slots running at x16/x0 or x8/x8, with a smaller PCIe slot at the bottom. It also benefits from five M.2 slots, two of which are compliant with the latest PCIe 5.0 specification and add USB4 ports and a USB 3.2 G2x2 Type-C front panel header for connectivity. ASUS also includes an ROG M.2 expansion card alongside the four DDR5 memory slots, although we don’t know what type of drives they will support at the time of writing.

As we mentioned earlier, ASUS hasn’t revealed the full list of specifications for the ROG Crosshair X670E Extreme motherboard, or how much it will cost. We expect ASUS to reveal more details closer to AMD’s Ryzen 7000 launch, slated for fall 2022.

Source: ASUS

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