Today ASUS introduced the ROG STRIX B350-F Gaming motherboard. The motherboard is based on AMD B350 chipset and support socket AM4 with DDR4. The ROG STRIX B350-F Gaming feature two PCI-Express 3.0 x16 slots wired to the AM4 SoC and runs at 8X-8X, though, don’t expect SLI support it will support CrossFireX. There also three x1 expansion slots. The board features an 8-phase VRM and powered by 24-pin ATX and 8-pin EPS power connectors.
The ROG STRIX B350-F Gaming comes with one 32 Gb/s M.2 slot with NVMe booting support, and six SATA 6 Gb/s ports for storage connectivity. Other connectivity includes two 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 ports (both type-A, rear panel), and six 5 Gb/s USB 3.0 ports (four on the rear panel, two by headers). For networking the board comes with an Intel I211-AT gigabit Ethernet controller. Audio is taking care of by ASUS SupremeFX onboard audio solution is powered by a Realtek ALC1220 CODEC (up to 120 dBA SNR), with two headphones amplifiers for a great listening experience. Just like everything in 2017, the ROG STRIX B350-F Gaming also comes with RGB LED, controlled by the ASUS Aura Sync RGB software. ASUS didn’t reveal pricing, but it expected to be around the $140 mark.