Asus Z170 WS Motherboard
This outstanding ATX entry from Asus for socket 1151 is one of the few boards based on the Z170 chipset offering four-way GPU support and it’s packed full of features setting apart from the competition. It offers four PCI Express x16 slots plus an additional PCI Express x4 slot for calls leading GPU and add-on card support. There’s also the inclusion of four DIIM slots allowing a total of sixty-four megabytes (Mb) of DDR4 ram at class leading speeds up to thirty-seven hundred thirty-three megahertz (MHz). And the specs don’t stop there.
The motherboard has been designed with M.2 slots for supporting the fastest SSD drives and six SATAIII slots for additional hard drives and SSD's. It also offers amazing dual networking support with one Intel I219-LM , 1 Gigabit LAN controller, and one Intel I210-AT Gigabit controller. With immersive eight channel sound provided by a Realtek AC1150 audio chip, everything adds up to a phenomenal offering whose sole downside is a very high price of admission.