Fully Controllable Fan Headers
MSI FAN headers automatically detect fans running in DC or PWM mode for optimal tuning of fan speeds and silence. Hysteresis also makes your fans spin up fluently to make sure your system stays silent, no matter what.
Multi GPU Support
Professionals and enthusiasts strive for the best performance to make their systems faster. MSI motherboards fully support multi GPU technologies. Optimal PCI slot placement allows for the best fit and usage conditions to ensure the best thermal conditions.
Extreme Storage Performance: 2x Turbo M.2
Enjoy a blazing fast system boot up and insanely quick loading of applications and data. Delivering speeds up to 32Gb/s per device using Gen3 x4, Turbo M.2 is over 5 times faster than a regular SATA III connection! You can even mix up devices and set up RAID easily using M.2 Genie, for even better performance.
X-Boost Your Storage Performance
When enabled, X-Boost auto-detects and optimizes your SSDs to keep your system fast and maximize storage performance, making sure you reach the battlefield even quicker or saving you a lot of time when transferring data.
Intel Optane™ Ready
This new technological marvel brings game-changing performance to memory and storage devices. Allow Optane™ caching to boost your storage devices for an even faster gaming system!
1 x CPU , 4 x DIMM 288-pin , 3 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x16, x0, x4 or x8, x8, x4 modes) , 3 x PCIe 3.0 x1
SATA-600 -connectors: 6 x 7pin Serial ATA - RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5 , SATA-600 / PCIe 3.0 -connectors: 2 x M.2 - RAID 0 / RAID 1
Intel Smart Response Technology
1 x HDMI , 1 x LAN (Gigabit Ethernet) , 4 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 , 2 x USB 2.0 , 1 x PS/2 keyboard / mouse , 1 x DVI-D , 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 , 1 x USB-C Gen2 , 1 x audio line-out - mini-jack , 1 x microphone - mini-jack , 1 x audio line-out (center/subwoofer) - mini-jack , 1 x audio line-out (rear) - mini-jack , 1 x audio line-in - mini-jack , 1 x audio line-out (side surround) - mini-jack
4 x USB 2.0 - header , 4 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 - header , 1 x serial - header , 1 x parallel - header , 1 x audio - header
24-pin main power connector, 8-pin ATX12V connector