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  • Intel 8th Gen processor with DDR4 memory
  • MSI® GeForce® GTX 1060 3GB GDDR5
  • USB 3.1 Gen1 Type C with reversible design
  • VR Ready: Make you have best VR experience.
  • Audio Boost: reward your ears with true quality
  • DDR4 Boost: unmatched memory performance and stability.
  • RED LED design
  • *Upgrade timing may vary by device. Features and app availability may vary by region. Certain features require specific hardware (see aka.ms/windows11-spec).
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Codex 3 Air Flow path

Codex 3 has large Area for Air-inlet, which makes Codex 3 has efficient heat-dissipation and low noise. In addition, Codex 3 also has large room to install the fan making Codex 3’s performance will not be limited by overheating.

THE LATEST INTEL® CORE PROCESSSORS

This MSI gaming desktop comes with the latest 8th Generation Intel® Core™ processors. Compared to its previous generation, the CPU multi-thread performance is 40% faster. 4K video playback with HDR visual quality is also significantly improved. So what does this mean for you? With these latest Intel processors, you can be totally immersed in full HD gaming, communicating with your teammates while live-streaming and capturing highlights for editing and posting later—all simultaneously and hassle-free!

*Specifications may vary by model and region

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Classic and Simple appearance

Connectivity
  1. Air-inlet with black mesh
  2. Classic chassis design
  3. Transparents window (optional)
  4. Air-inlet with red mesh
  1. Power Botton
  2. Red LED
  3. Dragon shield Logo

COMPONENTS CHOSEN BY ONLY HIGH QUALITY AND STABILITY

MSI uses components with the latest evolution of the industries’ highest quality standard. MSI quality approved components are shielded with the best protection and make sure your system run smoothly under the most extreme gaming conditions.

 
janpanese cap

JAPANESE CAP is a key ingredient for high-end motherboard design, which has lower Equivalent Series Resistance (ESR) and longer lifespan.

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DARK CHOKE, a special core design, allows your system to run at a lower temperature and offers better power efficiency and stability.

Audio Boost

To deliver the crispest sound signal to gamers’ ears, a special hardware amplifier called ‘Audio Boost’ is integrated onto the Codex 3’s motherboard, especially benefiting gamers using a gaming headset.

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GAMING CENTER

User-friendly application, you can adjust most of system values in this Gaming Center which provide a better gaming experience.

*Gaming Center is an Application for MSI gaming desktops use ONLY. The application CANNOT be applied with Gaming App (An application for MSI Graphic Card) simultaneously.

TYPE-C WITH REVERSIBLE DESIGN

Get all the performance benefits from USB 3.1 Gen1 combined with USB Type-C connector. This reversible connector allows effortless connecting for USB devices.

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a different view on gaming

MSI Dragon Eye allows you to watch a YouTube video or Twitch Stream while playing a game simultaneously. Whenever you want to watch your favorite game matches while gaming, or watch a tutorial of that difficult part on the same screen so you don’t have to switch between screens anymore. It is all possible with Dragon Eye.

 

*Upgrade timing may vary by device. Features and app availability may vary by region. Certain features require specific hardware( see https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/windows-11-specifications).

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