The AsRock Z170 Pro4 is compatible with Intel processors with the LGA 1151 socket.
It has 64 GB DDR4 maximum RAM and conforms to the ATX form factor standard.
|CPU Socket||LGA 1151||Crossfire Support||2 graphics cards|
|CPU Compatible Make||Intel||Onboard GPU||no|
|CPU Chipset||skylake||PCI Slots||-|
|Form Factor||ATX||SATA 1.0||0|
|Max RAM||64 GB DDR4||SATA 2.0||0|
|RAM Slots||4 x DDR4||SATA 3.0||0|
|Memory Channels||2||RAID Support||yes|
|Compatible RAM Speeds||Internal I/O|
|Graphics Card Interface||Not sure||Back Panel I/O|
|SLI Support||2 graphics cards|
The AsRock Z170 Pro4 uses the Intel LGA 1151 CPU socket. Any compatible Intel CPU will have the same socket entry. It uses the DDR4 memory type, with maximum speeds of up to 3200 MHz, and 0 DDR4 slots allowing for a maximum total of 64 GB RAM.
Conforming to the ATX standard, the AsRock Z170 Pro4 should fit into the majority of cases. ATX is the most common form factor, and as such has a high degree of compatibility with other components while providing a decent number of slots to widen your expansion options.
The AsRock Z170 Pro4 does not support onboard graphics. Any system build that uses this motherboard therefore requires a separate graphics card, or a processor that has a GPU on the same die, such as AMD APU processors. There are 0 PCIe x16 slots on this motherboard. The AsRock Z170 Pro4 supports up to 2 Nvidia SLI connected graphics cards or up to 2 AMD Crossfire connected graphics cards for improved overall graphical performance at the cost of multiplied graphics-based power consumption as well as the price of the cards themselves.