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|Model||Z270 GAMING K4|
|CPU Socket Type||LGA 1151|
|CPU Type||Celeron / Core i3 / Core i5 / Core i7 / Intel Core 6th Gen (LGA 1151) / Intel Core 7th Gen (LGA 1151) / Pentium|
|Supported CPU Technologies||Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 |
* Not Compatible with Intel 8th Gen CPUs
|Onboard Video Chipset||Supports Intel HD Graphics Built-in Visuals: Intel Quick Sync Video with AVC, MVC (S3D) and MPEG-2 Full HW Encode1, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Clear Video HD Technology, Intel Insider, Intel HD Graphics|
Gen9 LP, DX11.3, DX12
HWAEncode/Decode: VP8, HEVC 8b, VP9, HEVC 10b (For 7th Gen Intel CPU)
HWA Encode/Decode: VP8, HEVC 8b; GPU/SWEncode/Decode: VP9, HEVC 10b (For 6th Gen Intel CPU)
Max. shared memory 1024MB*
Three graphics output options: D-Sub, DVI-D and HDMI
Supports Triple Monitor
Supports HDMI with max. resolution up to 4K x 2K (4096x2160) @ 24Hz / (3840x2160) @ 30Hz
Supports DVI-D with max. resolution up to 1920x1200 @ 60Hz
Supports D-Sub with max. resolution up to 1920x1200 @ 60Hz
Supports Auto Lip Sync, Deep Color (12bpc), xvYCC and HBR (High Bit Rate Audio) with HDMI Port (Compliant HDMI monitor is required)
Supports HDCP with DVI-D and HDMI Ports
Supports Full HD 1080p Blu-ray (BD) playback with DVI-D and HDMI Ports
* Intel HD Graphics Built-in Visuals and the VGA outputs can be supported only with processors which are GPU integrated.
** The size of maximum shared memory may vary from different operating systems.
*** Due to chipset limitation, the Blu-ray playback of Intel HD Graphics is only supported under Windows 8 / 8 64-bit / 7 / 7 64-bit.
**** Intel InTru 3D is only supported under Windows 8 / 8 64-bit / 7 / 7 64-bit.
|Number of Memory Slots||4x288pin (DDR4)|
|Memory Standard||DDR4 3733+(OC)*/ 3600(OC)/ 3200(OC)/ 2933(OC)/ 2800(OC)/ 2400**/ 2133|
* Please refer to Memory Support List on ASRock's website for more information.
** 7th Gen Intel CPU supports DDR4 up to 2400; 6th Gen Intel CPU supports DDR4 up to 2133.
|Maximum Memory Supported||64GB|
|Channel Supported||Dual Channel|
|PCI Express 3.0 x16||2 x PCI Express 3.0 x16 Slots (PCIE2: x16 mode; PCIE4: x4 mode)*|
* Supports NVMe SSD as boot disks
|PCI Express x1||4 x PCI Express 3.0 x1 Slots (Flexible PCIe)**|
** If PCIE5 or PCIE6 is occupied, PCIE4 will run at x2 mode.
|Other Slots||1 x M.2 Socket (Key E), supports type 2230 WiFi/BT module***|
15µ Gold Contact in VGA PCIe Slot (PCIE2)
*** If M2_3 is occupied, PCIE3 will be disabled.
|SATA 6Gb/s||6 x SATA3 6.0Gb/s Connectors, support RAID (RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 10, Intel Rapid Storage Technology 15 and Intel Smart Response Technology), NCQ, AHCI and Hot Plug *|
*If M2_1 is occupied by a SATA-type M.2 device, SATA_5 will be disabled.
If M2_2 is occupied by a SATA-type M.2 device, SATA_0 will be disabled.
Supports ASRock U.2 Kit
|M.2||2 x Ultra M.2 Sockets, support type 2230/2242/2260/2280 M.2 SATA3 6.0 Gb/s module and M.2 PCI Express module up to Gen3 x4 (32Gb/s)**|
**Supports Intel Optane Technology
Supports NVMe SSD as boot disks
|Audio Chipset||Realtek ALC1220|
|Audio Channels||7.1 Channels|
|LAN Chipset||Intel I219-V|
|Max LAN Speed||1Gbps|
|PS/2||1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse port|
|Video Ports||1 x D-Sub Port|
1 x DVI-D Port
|HDMI||1 x HDMI|
|RJ45||1 x RJ-45 LAN Port with LED (ACT/LINK LED and SPEED LED)|
|USB 3.0||3 x USB 3.0 Type-A Ports (Supports ESD Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection))|
|USB 1.1/2.0||1 x USB 2.0 Port (Supports ESD Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection))|
1 x Fatal1ty Mouse Port (USB 2.0) (Supports ESD Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection))
|USB Type-C||1 x USB 3.0 Type-C Port (Supports ESD Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection))|
|S/PDIF Out||1 x Optical|
|Audio Ports||HD Audio Jacks: Rear Speaker / Central / Bass / Line in / Front Speaker / Microphone (Gold Audio Jacks)|
|Antenna Connectors||2 x Antenna Ports|
|Onboard USB||3 x USB 2.0 Headers (Support 5 USB 2.0 ports) (Supports ESD Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection))|
2 x USB 3.0 Headers (Support 4 USB 3.0 ports) (Supports ESD Protection (ASRock Full Spike Protection))
|Other Connectors||1 x COM Port Header|
1 x TPM Header
1 x Chassis Intrusion Header
1 x Power LED and Speaker Header
1 x CPU Fan Connector (4-pin)*
2 x Chassis Fan Connectors (4-pin) (Smart Fan Speed Control)
1 x Chassis Optional/Water Pump Fan Connector (4-pin) (Smart Fan Speed Control)**
1 x 24 pin ATX Power Connector (Hi-Density Power Connector)
1 x 8 pin 12V Power Connector (Hi-Density Power Connector)
1 x Front Panel Audio Connector (15µ Gold Audio Connector)
1 x Thunderbolt AIC Connector (5-pin)
1 x Thunderbolt AIC Connector (10-pin)***
* The CPU Fan Connector supports the CPU fan of maximum 1A (12W) fan power.
** The Chassis Optional/Water Pump Fan supports the water cooler fan of maximum 1.5A (18W) fan power. CHA_FAN2 can auto detect if 3-pin or 4-pin fan is in use.
*** Only one Thunderbolt AIC Card is supported.
|Dimensions (W x L)||12.0" x 9.6"|
|Power Pin||24 Pin|
|Date First Available||February 14, 2023|