Z170 Extreme7+ Intel ® Z170 Chipset Product Brief •ASRock Super Alloy •Supports 6th Generation Intel® CoreTM Processors (Socket 1151) •Digi Power, 12 Power Phase Design •Supports Dual Channel DDR4 3600+(OC) •4 PCIe 3.0 x16, 1 PCIe 3.0 x1, 1 PCIe 2.0 x1, 1 Half-size Mini-PCIe •NVIDIA® Quad SLITM, AMD 3-Way CrossFireXTM •Graphics Output Options: DVI-D, HDMI, DisplayPort 1.2 •Supports Triple Monitor •7.1 CH HD Audio (Realtek ALC1150 Audio Codec), Supports Purity SoundTM 3 & DTS Connect •3 SATA Express, 10 SATA3, 3 Ultra M.2 (PCIe Gen3 x4 & SATA3) •4 USB 3.1 (2 Type-C & 2 Type-A), 8 USB 3.0 (4 Front, 4 Rear) •Free Bundled ASRock Front USB 3.1 Panel •Supports Full Spike Protection, ASRock Live Update & APP Shop Supports Windows 10 Free Bundled Front USB 3.1 Panel GEN3 X4 & SATA3 Detail Specification Platform - ATX Form Factor Unique Feature ASRock USB 3.1 - ASRock Front USB 3.1 Panel (1 x USB 3.1 Type-A Port (10 Gb/s) + 1 x USB 3.1 Type-C Port (10 Gb/s)) - ASRock Rear USB 3.1 Type-A Port (10 Gb/s) - ASRock Rear USB 3.1 Type-C Port (10 Gb/s) ASRock Super Alloy - XXL Aluminum Alloy Heatsink - Premium 60A Power Choke - Premium Memory Alloy Choke (Reduces 70% core loss compared to iron powder choke) - Dual-Stack MOSFET (DSM) - Combo Caps (Nichicon 12K Platinum Caps) - Nichicon 12K Platinum Caps (100% Japan made high quality conductive polymer capacitors) - I/O Armor - Matte Black PCB - High Density Glass Fabric PCB ASRock Ultra M.2 (PCIe Gen3 x4 & SATA3) ASRock Full Spike Protection ASRock Live Update & APP Shop - Supports 6th Generation Intel® CoreTM i7/i5/i3/Pentium®/Celeron® Processors (Socket 1151) - Digi Power design - 12 Power Phase design - Supports Intel® Turbo Boost 2.0 Technology - Supports Intel® K-Series unlocked CPUs - Supports ASRock BCLK Full-range Overclocking - Supports ASRock Hyper BCLK Engine CPU Chipset - Intel® Z170 Memory - Dual Channel DDR4 Memory Technology - 4 x DDR4 DIMM Slots - Supports DDR4 3600+(OC)*/3200(OC)/2933(OC)/2800(OC)/2400(OC)/2133 non-ECC, un-buffered memory * Please refer to Memory Support List on ASRock's website for more information. (http://www.asrock.com/) - Max. capacity of system memory: 64GB - Supports Intel® Extreme Memory Profile (XMP) 2.0 - 15μ Gold Contact in DIMM Slots Expansion Slot - 4 x PCI Express 3.0 x16 Slots (PCIE2/PCIE4/PCIE6: single at x16 (PCIE2); dual at x8 (PCIE2) / x8 (PCIE4); triple at x8 (PCIE2) / x4 (PCIE4) / x4 (PCIE6). PCIE3: x4 mode) - 1 x PCI Express 3.0 x1 Slot (PCIE5) (Flexible PCIe) - 1 x PCI Express 2.0 x1 Slot (PCIE1) - 1 x Half-size Mini-PCI Express Slot - Supports AMD Quad CrossFireXTM, 3-Way CrossFireXTM and CrossFireXTM - Supports NVIDIA® Quad SLITM and SLITM - 15μ Gold Contact in VGA PCIe Slot (PCIE2) Graphics Audio LAN * Intel® HD Graphics Built-in Visuals and the VGA outputs can be supported only with processors which are GPU integrated. - Supports Intel® HD Graphics Built-in Visuals : Intel® Quick Sync Video with AVC, MVC (S3D) and MPEG-2 Full HW Encode1, Intel® InTruTM 3D, Intel® Clear Video HD Technology, Intel® InsiderTM, Intel® HD Graphics 510/530 - Pixel Shader 5.0, DirectX 12 - Max. shared memory 1792MB - Three graphics output options: DVI-D, HDMI and DisplayPort 1.2 - Supports Triple Monitor - Supports HDMI with max. resolution up to 4K x 2K (4096x2304) @ 24Hz - Supports DVI-D with max. resolution up to 1920x1200 @ 60Hz - Supports DisplayPort 1.2 with max. resolution up to 4K x 2K (4096x2304) @ 24Hz or 4K x 2K (3840x2160) @ 60Hz - Supports Auto Lip Sync, Deep Color (12bpc), xvYCC and HBR (High Bit Rate Audio) with HDMI Port (Compliant HDMI monitor is required) - Supports Accelerated Media Codecs: HEVC, VP8, VP9 - Supports HDCP with DVI-D, HDMI and DisplayPort 1.2 Ports - Supports Full HD 1080p Blu-ray (BD) playback with DVI-D, HDMI and DisplayPort 1.2 Ports - 7.1 CH HD Audio with Content Protection (Realtek ALC1150 Audio Codec) - Premium Blu-ray Audio support - Supports Surge Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection) - Supports Purity SoundTM 3 - Nichicon Fine Gold Series Audio Caps - 115dB SNR DAC with Differential Amplifier - TI® NE5532 Premium Headset Amplifier (Supports up to 600 Ohm headsets) - Pure Power-In - Direct Drive Technology - PCB Isolate Shielding - Supports DTS Connect - Gigabit LAN 10/100/1000 Mb/s - 1 x Giga PHY Intel® I219V, 1 x GigaLAN Intel® I211AT - Supports Wake-On-LAN - Supports Lightning/ESD Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection) - Supports Dual LAN with Teaming - Supports Energy Efficient Ethernet 802.3az - Supports PXE 4 PCIe 3.0 x16 USB3.1 Type-C Rear Panel I/O - 1 x PS/2 Mouse/Keyboard Port - 1 x DVI-D Port - 1 x HDMI Port - 1 x DisplayPort 1.2 - 1 x Optical SPDIF Out Port - 2 x USB 2.0 Ports (Supports ESD Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection)) - 1 x USB 3.1 Type-A Port (10 Gb/s) (ASMedia ASM1142) (Supports ESD Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection)) - 1 x USB 3.1 Type-C Port (10 Gb/s) (ASMedia ASM1142) (Supports ESD Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection)) - 4 x USB 3.0 Ports (Intel® Z170) (Supports ESD Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection)) - 2 x RJ-45 LAN Ports with LED (ACT/LINK LED and SPEED LED) - HD Audio Jacks: Rear Speaker / Central / Bass / Line in / Front Speaker / Microphone ASRock USB 3.1/A+C - 1 x USB 3.1 Type-A Port (10 Gb/s) (Supports ESD Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection)) - 1 x USB 3.1 Type-C Port (10 Gb/s) (Supports ESD Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection)) Storage - 6 x SATA3 6.0 Gb/s Connectors by Intel® Z170, support RAID (RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 10, Intel Rapid Storage Technology 14 and Intel Smart Response Technology), NCQ, AHCI and Hot Plug - 4 x SATA3 6.0 Gb/s Connectors by ASMedia ASM1061, support NCQ, AHCI and Hot Plug - 3 x SATA Express 10 Gb/s Connectors* * Support to be announced * M2_1, SATA3_0, SATA3_1 and SATA_EXP0 share lanes. If either one of them is in use, the others will be disabled. * M2_2, SATA3_2, SATA3_3 and SATA_EXP1 share lanes. If either one of them is in use, the others will be disabled. * M2_3, SATA3_4, SATA3_5 and SATA_EXP2 share lanes. If either one of them is in use, the others will be disabled. - 3 x Ultra M.2 Sockets, support M.2 SATA3 6.0 Gb/s module and M.2 PCI Express module up to Gen3 x4 (32 Gb/s) * Supports ASRock U.2 Kit Connector - 1 x COM Port Header - 1 x TPM Header - 1 x Power LED and Speaker Header - 2 x CPU Fan Connectors (4-pin) (Smart Fan Speed Control) - 4 x Chassis Fan Connectors (4-pin) (Smart Fan Speed Control) - 1 x 24 pin ATX Power Connector - 1 x 8 pin 12V Power Connector (Hi-Density Power Connector) - 1 x Front Panel Audio Connector - 1 x Thunderbolt AIC Connector - 3 x USB 2.0 Headers (Support 6 USB 2.0 ports) (Supports ESD Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection)) - 2 x USB 3.0 Headers (Support 4 USB 3.0 ports) (ASMedia ASM1074 hub) (Supports ESD Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection)) - 1 x Dr. Debug with LED - 1 x Power Switch with LED - 1 x Reset Switch with LED - 1 x Clear CMOS Switch - 1 x BIOS Selection Switch BIOS Feature - 2 x 128Mb AMI UEFI Legal BIOS with multilingual GUI support (1 x Main BIOS and 1 x Backup BIOS) - Supports Secure Backup UEFI Technology - ACPI 1.1 Compliant wake up events - SMBIOS 2.3.1 Support - CPU, GT_CPU, DRAM, VPPM, PCH 1.0V, VCCIO, VCCPLL, VCCSA Voltage Multi-adjustment Support CD - Drivers, Utilities, AntiVirus Software (Trial Version), Google Chrome Browser and Toolbar Software and UEFI Software - ASRock A-Tuning - ASRock Disk Health Report - ASRock USB Key - ASRock APP Charger - ASRock XFast LAN - ASRock XFast RAM - ASRock Fast Boot (Fast Boot, Restart to UEFI, Instant Boot) * These utilities can be downloaded from ASRock Live Update & APP Shop. Hardware Monitor - CPU/Chassis temperature sensing - CPU/Chassis Fan Tachometer - CPU/Chassis Quiet Fan (Auto adjust chassis fan speed by CPU temperature) - CPU/Chassis Fan multi-speed control - Voltage monitoring: +12V, +5V, +3.3V, CPU Vcore, GT_CPU, DRAM, VPPM, PCH 1.0V, VCCIO, VCCSA OS - Microsoft® Windows® 10 64-bit / 8.1 64-bit / 7 32-bit / 7 64-bit * To install Windows® 7 OS, a modified installation disk with xHCI drivers packed into the ISO file is required. Please check our User Manual for more detailed instructions. * For the updated Windows® 10 driver, please visit ASRock's website for details: http://www.asrock.com Certiﬁcations - FCC, CE, WHQL - ErP/EuP ready (ErP/EuP ready power supply is required) Accessories - 1 x ASRock SLI_Bridge_2S Card - Quick Installation Guide, Support CD, I/O Shield - 4 x SATA Data Cables - 3 x Screws for M.2 Sockets - 1 x Screw for mini-PCIe Slot - 1 x ASRock Front USB 3.1 Panel - 4 x Screws for Front USB 3.1 Panel - 1 x SATA Express Cable - 1 x USB Power Cable UEFI - ASRock Full HD UEFI - ASRock My Favorites in UEFI - ASRock Instant Flash - ASRock Internet Flash - ASRock Crashless BIOS - ASRock OMG (Online Management Guard) - ASRock UEFI System Browser - ASRock UEFI Tech Service - ASRock Dehumidifier - ASRock Easy RAID Installer - ASRock Easy Driver Installer The specification is subject to change without notice. The brand and product names are trademarks of their respective companies. Any configuration other than the original product specification is not guaranteed. Z170 Extreme7+ Intel ® Z170 Chipset For Designers & Enthusiasts 10 G b/s Type-A + C USB 3.1 On the Rear I/O and Front USB 3.1 Panel A pair of onboard Type-A and Type-C USB 3.1 connectors for delivering up to 10Gbps data transfer rates. 4 x PCIe 3.0 x16 Slots Fully compatible with standard graphics cards, Nvidia Quadro and AMD FirePro workstation graphics Turns your SATA Express connector into a pair of Type-A and Type-C USB 3.1 ports. 12 Power Phase Design Reinforced system stability for taking on all sorts of arduous computing tasks. Triple Ultra M.2 32 Gb/s (PCIe Gen3 x4 & SATA3) The PCIe Gen3 x4 Ultra M.2 interface pushes data transfer speeds up to 32Gb/s. In addition, it also supports SATA3 6Gb/s M.2 modules, and is compatible with ASRock’s U.2 Kit for installing some of the world’s fastest U.2 PCIe Gen3 x4 SSDs. solutions. GEN3 X4 & SATA3 The specification is subject to change without notice. The brand and product names are trademarks of their respective companies. Any configuration other than the original product specification is not guaranteed. Z170 Extreme7+ Intel ® Z170 Chipset Purity Sound TM 3 Dual Intel LAN 7.1 CH HD audio with Realtek ALC1150 audio codec, Pure Power-In and other technologies to deliver the crispest sound effects. The two LAN ports on this motherboard may act as one single connection for twice the transmission bandwidth. Supports DDR4 3600+(OC) Digi Power Supports the latest DDR4 memory modules. For smooth and efficient CPU Vcore voltage. Half-size Mini PCIe Hyper BCLK Engine A convenient interface that can be used for connecting WiFi cards. An additional external base clock generator which provides a wider range of frequencies and more precise clock waveforms. Premium 60A Power Choke Provides enhanced Vcore voltage for the motherboard. XXL Aluminum Alloy Heatsink OC Premium Memory Alloy Choke Highly magnetic and heat resistant design. Dual-Stack MOSFET (DSM) More efficient power supply for the CPU Vcore. Keeps everything cool for better stability. Combo Caps A mixture of two different types of 12K platinum capacitors for lesser noise and faster response. Nichicon 12K Platinum Caps Capacitors with a lifespan of at least 12000 hours. I/O Armor Protects the crucial parts near the rear I/O against static electricity. The specification is subject to change without notice. The brand and product names are trademarks of their respective companies. Any configuration other than the original product specification is not guaranteed.