ASUS today announced that all 8 Series motherboards offer support for new 4th-generation Intel® Core™ processors, assuring a quick, safe, and smooth upgrade — immediately. A simple UEFI BIOS update is all that’s required to enable users to enjoy the great performance of the latest CPUs.
Just one press for instant compatibility with new 4th-generation Intel Core Processors
All ASUS 8 series Intel motherboards support new 4th-generation Intel Core processors by following one of two simple procedures.
ASUS 8 series motherboards that include the renowned ASUS USB BIOS Flashback feature enable users to apply UEFI BIOS updates with incredible ease. This innovative tool lets users update UEFI BIOS with just a USB flash drive containing the appropriate UEFI BIOS file. The motherboard does not even need to have a CPU or DRAM modules in place: users can simply connect the power supply, plug in their USB drive, press the USB BIOS Flashback or Reset button and then sit back and wait — there’s nothing else to do!
For other ASUS 8 series motherboards the necessary UEFI BIOS update takes just one click in an easy-to-use Windows-based BIOS updater application, which can be downloaded from the ASUS website. Users keen to take advantage of the power of the latest 4th-generation Intel Core processors can visit the ASUS website, at www.asus.com, and download the relevant UEFI BIOS version today.
 Users should check their ASUS 8 Series motherboard model for feature availability. Check the list below or visit www.asus.com for more information.
 The ‘BIOS updater for new Intel 4th Gen Core Processors’ application may require a current 4th-generation processor to complete the BIOS update. Please contact your local sales representatives for more information.