• Supports New Intel® Core™ X-series Processor Family for LGA 2066 socket
  • Support Quad Channel DDR4-4133(OC)+, Dual Channel DDR4-4500(OC)+
  • 12+1+1 PHASE DIGITAL POWER DESIGN WITH DrMOS; premium power phases ensure a clean, stable and optimized power delivery for the high-end processor.
  • MYSTIC LIGHT and MYSTIC LIGHT SYNC; personalize your PC with 16.8 million colors / 17 effects controlled in one click with the Mystic Light APP or a mobile device.
  • M.2 SHIELD FROZR: strengthened built-in M.2 thermal solution. Keeps M.2 SSDs safe while preventing throttling, making them run faster.
  • 3D PRINTING Support: modify and customize your system with 3D printed materials using the special 3D print screws.
  • DUAL GAMING LAN with Wireless support, powered by Intel®; the best solution for both Intranet, Internet and wireless demands by offering the lowest latency.
  • VROC WITH M.2 XPENDER-Z: build the prompt OS disk with 2X fast M.2 devices in RAID 0 from processors directly.
  • TURBO SOCKET with GAME BOOST; allows for additional tuning of Ring voltages for no limits overclocking and one second automated overclocking, GAME BOOST.
  • Lightning Fast Game experience: speed up when loading with 3X TURBO M.2, Turbo U.2 and LIGHTNING USB 3.1 GEN2
  • SYSTEM SAVER: this set of easy BIOS reset and recovery tools ensures an always booting system, no matter what.
  • LIGHTNING USB: powered by the ASMedia ASM3142 USB 3.1 Gen2 controller, Lightning USB offers the fastest USB speeds.
  • MULTI-GPU: supports 4-Way NVIDIA SLI™ & AMD Crossfire™ with STEEL ARMOR PCI-E slots.
  • VR READY and VR BOOST: Best virtual reality game experience without latency. A dedicated VR chip helps reduce motion sickness.
MSI ENTHUSIAST GAMING

Master the Game

With a unique look and feel, packed with exclusive gaming features, MSI ENTHUSIAST GAMING motherboards offer the best possible gaming experience.

Powered by FNATIC

We are proud to be a part of the MSI GAMING testing program to help give gamers the best hardware to play games at the highest level.

Olof 'olofmeister' Kajbjer, Fnatic CS:GO Team
MSI GAMING Certified
 

X299 XPOWER GAMING AC

X FOR XTREME

  1. Clear CMOS & BIOS FlashBack+ Button
  2. Dual Intel GAMING LAN
  3. Lightning USB 3.1 Gen2
  4. Intel Wireless / Bluetooth
  5. Golden audio jacks with S/PDIF
  1. Full gaming I/O & Audio cover
    Stunning looks, protecting the I/O ports
  2. DDR4 Boost with Steel Armor
    Optimized traces and isolated memory circuitry
  3. PCI-E Steel Armor
    Protecting VGA cards against bending and EMI
  4. 3x Turbo M.2 with M.2 FROZR or M.2 Shield
    keeps M.2 SSDs safe while preventing throttling, making them run faster.
  5. XPOWER REACTOR with Mystic Light
    Change up to 16.8 million colors & more LED effects via special LED controller
  6. Audio Boost 4 with amplifier
    Optimized gaming audio using best components, with Nahimic 2
  7. CHEST PLATE
    Strengthens the board for the frequently used connectors part

Mystic Light

Personalize your gaming rig

Customize and set up your own color scheme with RGB Mystic Light. Select any of the colors from the palette using your smartphone or the Mystic Light App to match your system style. Bored of the same colors? Simply change the complete look of your system in 1 second!

Extendable
Mystic Light sync
 

Cooling

Stay cool while gaming

Cooling your PC is essential for reliable performance. We've made sure to include enough fan headers with full control to allow you to cool your system any way you want.

 
10x fan headers
DC/PWM mode
Full fan control
Watercooling ready
 

Gaming features

Your in-game advantage

Outsmart and outperform your opponents in-game using an array of unique MSI GAMING tools. Clever hardware & software tools, created to keep you one step ahead of the competition and boost your skills.

Gaming Hotkey
Gaming Device Port
Game Boost
Multi-GPU

Storage

Be the first on the battlefield

This MSI GAMING motherboard supports all the latest storage standards. This allows you to connect any ultra-fast storage device, giving you in-game benefits. Start games faster, load levels faster and have a real advantage over your enemies.

M.2 Shield
3x M.2
U.2 ready
Ultra-fast storage caching
 

VIRTUAL & MIXED REALITY

IMMERSE YOURSELF INTO VIRTUAL WORLDS

Integrating the very best of cutting edge technologies on MSI hardware provides a smooth VR ride. Through joint efforts with major VR brands, combined with unique MSI features geared to VR, MSI brings gamers and VR professionals a vivid and realistic experience in which content truly comes alive.

VR accelerator chip
One click VR

Audio

Sound that pulls you into the game

Get the most immersive sound experience when gaming. MSI Audio Boost delivers the highest sound quality through the use of premium quality audio components. This lets you enjoy breathtaking, game-changing sound to create the most exciting gameplay.

Nahimic 2
Audio Boost 4
Audio amplifier
Audio capacitors
 

Gaming LAN

Dominate the game with the lowest latency

Get ready to crush your enemies on the battlefield with MSI GAMING LAN. Featuring the highest quality components tuned to deliver the best online gaming experience without lag.

Dual Intel®LAN
Bandwidth management
LAN protect
Intel® WiFi

Memory

Unmatched memory performance

MSI motherboards are crammed with features to fuel your gaming rig's memory with more speed, higher overclockability and increased stability.

 
Optimal layout
Steel Armor
100% compatibility
XMP LED
 

EXTREME PERFORMANCE

DESIGNED FOR OVERCLOCKING

Combining industries best components with MSI’s top notch R&D design, you can count on this motherboard to deliver world class performance. System tuning and troubleshooting tools are at your disposal to push your system to new heights.

14 PHASE DrMOS POWER DESIGN
OC/TUNING OPTIONS
LOAD-LINE-CALBRATION
 

USB

Maximize your USB device performance

Transfer your favorite games, music and movies over USB faster than ever. MSI offers a wide variety of options to connect and boost your USB 3.1 devices, delivering lightning-fast transfer speeds up to 10Gb/s!

Double bandwidth USB 3.1
Reversible Type-C connector
Front USB 3.1
Boost your USB

Software

Apps to help you win

With years of experience in creating performance enhancing tools that are easy to use, only the highest quality applications are at your disposal. Use these tools to get the most out of your motherboard and achieve victory when gaming.

 
X-Boost
Command Center
Live Update
RAMDisk

Quality & Protection

Built on everlasting quality

Using only the finest quality components and integrating the latest technological innovations delivers the best possible gaming and professional experience. Rigorous quality testing under the most extreme conditions ensures a super reliable, high performance motherboard.

 
M.2 SHIELD FROZR
Steel Armor
Military Class 6
Gaming Certified

BIOS

A gamers' BIOS

We made sure our BIOS contains all the latest options and is easy to use for everyone. The extensive features let you fine-tune your system to deliver reliable maximum performance when gaming.

Easy/advanced mode
Convenient search
Hardware monitor
System saver
 

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