Product Comparison: ASUS PRIME Z270-A vs ASUS PRIME Z270-P


General Specifications
Brand
ASUS
ASUS
Model
PRIME Z270-A
PRIME Z270-P
Origin
China
China
About the Product
ASUS Prime is the next evolution of the ASUS motherboard, born of a pedigree that stretches back to 1989. Our team of world-class engineers are passionate about empowering everyone to enjoy the benefits of customization and tuning.
ASUS PRIME Z270-P is the next evolution of the ASUS motherboard, born of a pedigree that stretches back to 1989. Our team of world-class engineers are passionate about empowering everyone to enjoy the benefits of customization and tuning.
Key Specs
Form Factor
ATX
ATX
Socket
LGA1151
LGA1151
Chipset
Intel Z270
Intel Z270
Supported Processors
Supports 7th and 6th Gen Intel Core
Supports 7th and 6th Gen Intel Core
Memory Slot Type
288 pin
288 pin
What customers say about "Key Specs"
ASUS PRIME Z270-A ATX Motherboard
  • This motherboard is intel 7th gen support out of the box.
  • Decent motherboard to work with intel i7 7700 processor.
  • Amazing ATX motherboard for intel processors.
  • Hooked up with Intel i7 7700hq and everything runs cool.
  • This motherboard is just fantastic. I hooked it up with an Intel i7 7700k and there was no errors.
ASUS PRIME Z270-P ATX Motherboard
  • This motherboard is nice to use i7700k at full spec.
  • Great motherboard for 6th and 7th intel generations.
  • I pair with i7 6700 working brilliant with no issues at all.
  • Bought this for compatibility with the i7 7700k and completely satisfied with this.
  • Does not support 9th gen chips, massive inconvenience.
Size & Weight
Height
12 in.
12 in.
Width
9.6 in.
9.33 in.
Depth
2.68 in.
2.09 in.
Weight
2.43 lbs.
0.95 lbs.

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Memory
Memory Type
DDR4
DDR4
Maximum Speed
3866 MHz
3866 MHz
Number Of Memory Slots
4
4
Max. Memory Supported
64 GB
64 GB

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What customers say about "Memory"
ASUS PRIME Z270-A ATX Motherboard
  • Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB with 2 sticks works smoothly.
  • 4 sticks of Corsair Vengeance 8GB each DDR4 SDRAM works like a charm.
  • This motherboard can ran up to 64gb of ram which is fairly enough for everybody.
  • The RAM overclocking EZ function causes Windows 10 to blue screen every minute.
  • There are almost no exit DDR4 memory that will get this board to boot.
ASUS PRIME Z270-P ATX Motherboard
  • With 16gb of Corsair LPX memory this board works well.
  • Excellent item. Perform well with 4 sticks of 8gb RAM.
  • Great motherboard, that can handle up to 64Gb of Ram.
  • It's possible to give this board 4x16gb sticks of ram, which is just super.
  • Run smoothly with connected four sticks of memory.
Connectivity
PCI
7
6
PCI-E
3x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16, 4x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x1
2x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16, 4x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x1
HDMI
1
1
USB
2x USB 3.1 Gen2, 6x USB 3.1 Gen1, 6x USB 2.0
6x USB 2.0, 8x USB 3.1 Gen1
SATA
6
4
Other Interfaces
2x M.2, PS/2, DVI-D, DisplayPOrt, RJ-45, Optical S/PDIF out, 5x audio jacks
2x M.2, PS/2, DVI-D, RJ-45, 3x audio jacks, Optical S/PDIF out

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What customers say about "Connectivity"
ASUS PRIME Z270-A ATX Motherboard
  • This motherboard supports two m.2 NVMe for SSD drives.
  • Great motherboard with tons of USB ports for just everything.
  • I'm completely satisfied with this board and all the ports, that it gives.
  • Decent board, that have 14 of USB ports for all the connections, that you ever need.
  • I got a dead SATA port (port 1) which is slightly annoying.
ASUS PRIME Z270-P ATX Motherboard
  • Great board for gaming. Does have all the connections anybody would need.
  • Great motherboard. Has 14 usb ports for everything.
  • Awesome motherboard has most of ports what you need and want, works awesome.
  • One pin was missing on cpu socket, tha product was unable to start cpu.
  • Nice motherboard but I feel some lack of sata ports.
Features
Native Audio
Realtek ALC S1220A
Realtek ALC887 codec
Additional Accessories Included
ASUS Q-Shield, 3x SATA cables, M.2 Screw, Driver disk, SLI HB BRIDGE, Q-connector
I/O Shield, 2x SATA cable, 2x M.2 Screw, SCD
Extras
ASUS pro clock technology, 5-Way Optimization by Dual Intelligent Processors 5, ASUS 5X Protection III, ASUS TPU, ASUS EPU, ASUS Aura Sync, AI Suite 3, Ai Charger, ASUS Quiet Thermal Solution
ASUS 5X Protection III, ASUS EPU, AI Suite 3, Ai Charger, ASUS Quiet Thermal Solution, ASUS Fan Xpert 2+, ASUS Q-Design, Overclocking Protection
What customers say about "Features"
ASUS PRIME Z270-A ATX Motherboard
  • Onboard audio can push over 104db with my Klipsch system (digital out). Doesn't sound flat or washed out.
  • The BIOS has a 'scroll' feature which gives a page over transition between pages.
  • This board has nice features and the bios is easy to use.
  • Setup was easy, bios is updated and has nice UI. Aesthetically pleasing in my case.
  • The BIOS setup doesn't work for connecting to the internet for updating.
ASUS PRIME Z270-P ATX Motherboard
  • Bios is new and easy to navigate. All works fine, no complaints.
  • This is rock solid both from a software/bios perspective and hardware compatibility.
  • Good product, simple to install, very easy to operate bios.
  • What a brilliant motherboard - so easy to install with no hassle at all.
  • Just received 1 SATA cable in the box instead of two.
Power
Power Connectors
24-pin EATX, 8-pin ATX 12V
24-pin EATX, 8-pin ATX 12V
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
3 year(s)
3 year(s)
Certifications
CE, FCC
CE, FCC
Other Information
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