The MSI MEG Z490 ACE Intel 1200 ATX Motherboard seeks to transcend current gaming products, the flagship model designed to push the limits of what an extreme gaming series can be. Combining the strengths of our existing arsenal with new innovative technology; this results in significant improvements in operational and gaming efficiency. With the MEG series, take complete control of performance and personalization with the ultimate gaming series for enthusiasts who want it all.
MSI conducts thorough memory testing with the most popular memory brands under extreme conditions to ensure your system runs stable no matter what. High performance MSI motherboards are loaded with advanced features and the latest technology to overwhelm any challenge at hand no matter whether you’re a gamer, prosumer, or PC enthusiast.
- Supports 10th Gen Intel® Core™ / Pentium® Celeron® processors for LGA 1200 socket
- Supports DDR4 Memory, up to 4800(OC) MHz
- Ready 4 the Future: Support Lightning Gen 4 Solution for the future
- Mystic Light: 16.8 million colors / 29 effects controlled in one click. Mystic Light Extension supports RGB, RAINBOW and CORSIAR LED strip.
- Extreme Power Design: INTERSIL digital PWM, 16+1 phases with 90A Smart Power Stage, dual CPU power connectors and exclusive Mirrored Power Arrangement to unleash the true power of your processors.
- Outstanding Cooling Solution: Frozr Heatsink, VRM Heat-pipe, MOSFET Baseplate and M.2 Shield Frozr ensure the extreme performance with low temp.
- Latest Network Solution: Onboard 2.5G LAN plus Gigabit LAN and latest Wi-Fi 6 solution deliver the best online experience without lag.
- Smart Button: One button with multiple hardware control. Reset Computer, Safe Boot, Turbo Fan and EZ LED control functions with just one click.
- Triple Turbo M.2 with Shield Frozr: Turbo M.2 delivers PCI-E Gen3 x4 performance with transfer speeds up to 32 Gb/s for the latest SSDs.
- Audio Boost HD: Isolated audio with a high quality audio processor with ESS DAC & Nahimic for the most immersive gaming experience.
- Socket: 1200
- CPU (Max Support): i9
- Chipset: Intel® Z490 Chipset
- DDR4 Memory: 4800(OC)/4600(OC)/4533(OC)/4400(OC)/ 4300(OC)/ 4266(OC)/ 4200(OC)/ 4133(OC)/ 4000(OC)/ 3866(OC)/ 3733(OC)/ 3600(OC)/ 3466(OC)/ 3400(OC)/ 3333(OC)/ 3300(OC)/ 3200(OC)/ 3000(OC) / 2933(JEDEC)/ 2666(JEDEC)/ 2400(JEDEC)/ 2133(JEDEC) MHz
- Memory Channel: Dual
- DIMM Slots: 4
- Max Memory (GB): 128
- PCI-E x16: 3
- PCI-E Gen: Gen3
- PCI-E x1: 2
- SATAIII: 6
- M.2 Slot: 3
- RAID: 0/1/5/10
- LAN: 1x Realtek® 8125B 2.5G LAN controller – 1x Intel® I219V 1G LAN controller
- USB 3.2 ports (Front): 1(Gen2, Type C), 2(Gen1, Type A)
- USB 3.2 ports (Rear): 1(Gen 2×2, Type C), 3(Gen2, Type A), 2(Gen1, Type A)
- USB 2.0 ports (Front): 4
- USB 2.0 ports (Rear): 2
- Serial ports(Front): 1
- Audio ports (Rear): Realtek® ALC1220 Codec + ESS SABRE9018Q2C combo DAC
- DirectX: 12
- Form Factor: ATX
- SLI: Yes
- CrossFire: Yes
- Operating System: Support for Windows® 10 64-bit
WHAT’S IN THE BOX:
- MSI MEG Z490 ACE Intel 1200 ATX Motherboard – Black x1
- Wi-Fi Antenna x1
- SATA cables x4
- Driver DVD x1
- User Manual x1
- Quick Install Guide x1
- 1 to 2 RGB LED Extension Y Cable x1
- Rainbow RGB LED Extension Cable x1
- Corsair RGB LED Extension Cable x1
- SATA Cable Labels x1