The new line of 2020 ROG Z490 chipset motherboards is full of power and has a lot of options from the two series of our designs: ROG Maximus XII’s Black Luxury and the ROG Strix Cybersport Streetwear.
BLACK LUX, ROG MAXIMUS XII SERIES
What is Maximus? Powerful and spec focused on users with a fine finish to deliver a luxury appearance to match the users’ values and tastes.
ROG MAXIMUS XII – EXTREME: GOD TIER x LUX PREMIUM BLACK
Expertly tuned by our ROG engineers to bring the ultimate performance, the Maximus XII utilizes high-end materials paired with intricate machining techniques elevate the appearance of the device and create a sense of luxury to satiate users. To overcome the challenges faced when designing thermal and lighting, you need superb design skill. In addition to that, stainless steel name plate and a reflective black surface perfectly embody what what the Maximus XII EXTREME is all about.
ROG MAXIMUS XII – FORMULA: SHINE x MIRAGE
ROG Maximus XII series motherboard are designed to push the limits for gaming and overclocking. In collaboration with EK liquid cooling the ROG MAXIMUS FORMULA product is for users who especially like liquid cooling. The finish has a stealthy black nameplate with intricate patterns engraved into the reflective armor of the thermal part. The board’s lighting is designed to imitate a mirage with LED lighting and mirrors.
ROG MAXIMUS XII – APEX: CHAMPION x OC
APEX is the premiere overclocking platform for extreme OC enthusiasts looking to unlock the full potential of the latest generation of Intel Core processors. The APEX is the result of a collaboration between designers and engineers, boosting high-end heat sync capabilities with heat dissipation pipes. ROG gaming thermal engineers found the best thermal solution with a minimalist design. Optimized layouts provide a striking design with a myriad of customization options that appeal to overclockers, gamers, and PC builders alike.
ROG MAXIMUS XII – HERO: LOW KEY x DARK KNIGHT
The name Hero is a classic ROG name. It is the foundation of the Republic of Gamers that packs substantial power, smart cooling, and faster memory. In honor of it, we’ve designed a dark and oblique interwoven textures with black mirror texture to create a low key appearance. The curvature of the surface of the motherboard creates subtle reflections that echo the signature ROG slash design feature.
Cybersport Streetwear, ROG STRIX Z490 GAMING SERIES
Cybersport Streetwear an avantgarde blend of function and fashion which evokes new visual impact for consumers and PCDIY users. All together, we’ve got 4 pieces of ATX motherboards: ROG STRIX Z490-E gaming, ROG STRIX Z490-F gaming, ROG STRIX Z490-H gaming, and ROG STRIX Z490-A gaming. Finally, we also have mini ITX ROG STRIX–I.
STRIX Z490 E- NOT TO BE UNDERESTIMATED
The ROG STRIX Z490-E has all the performance you would expect from the STRIX line, and more. Performance aside, the STRIX Z490-E catches the eye with sporty cyberpunk inspired aesthetics to deliver an updated fashion factor. Its plated acrylic and stainless steel combination contrast to create a unique CMF palette.
The STRIZ Z490-A motherboard is designed to cope with the demands of 10th Generation Intel® Core™ processors. Gaming enthusiasts wanted a new color for gaming, so we listened. Cyberpunk aesthetics embodies the vibrant spirit of ROG STRIX and is captured in this silver and white color scheme. Moving away from the typical black, we created a new version of gaming motherboards. Silver and white give the cooling feeling that the STRIX Z490-A delivers.
These boards are some of the most fantastic and beautiful components of a computer I’ve ever seen. I frequently come here to the Asus website to just admire in awe over the engineering and building aspect of these boards. I may never hold my hands or ever purchase in real life but they are pinnacle of what I would ever want and hope to dream of having.