Sturdy, stable and solid, the MSI® Nightblade X2 is loaded with the perfect ammunition for PC gamers that do not want to compromise on gaming performance. The MSI® Nightblade X2 embodies what every gamer craves for: victory.
Plug in and Game on
Ready to connect all your game accessories and devices. There are nough ports to complete your gaming rig.
Nightblade Series fully supports Windows 10, taking advantage of DirectX 12 for a supreme gaming experience.
More FPS and smooth gameplay through CPU and GPU tweaks
Cross-platform gaming and streaming with Xbox One game[r]s on Windows 10
Full Steam® support
Assembled with Intel® Core™ Technology
At the heart of the Nightblade there is a powerful Intel® Core™ processor that is capable of bringing all the power you need in your system. Next to X2, these processors are very energy efficient, so an ideal choice for your gaming rig.
The Nightblade X2 can be overclocked without using complicated software or having to open the entire gaming rig.
With just a simple push of the OC Genie button on the front, the hardware inside is amped up in speed and performance, making games or other complicated computing tasks run even slicker than in normal mode.
The 6th Generation Core i7 CPU comes with a brand new architecture that supports the high speed of DDR4 at 2133MHz memory modules. The dual channel of DDR4-2133 brings a 33% performance enhancement compared with that of the dual channel DDR3-1600 memory.
Super RAID 4
– Load Games in Seconds
Get in the game before everyone else with Super RAID 4, MSI’s fastest RAID 0 storage configuration. Combining dual PCI-E Gen 3.0 x4 SSD’s utilizing NVMe technology, harness the full performance potential of the Gen 3.0 SSD through the optimization of the hardware and software outputting extreme read speeds over 3300MB/s. Load games works in seconds!
” The feature should be enabled by two NVMe M.2 SSD”
Super Charger 2
With MSI Super Charger 2 you can provide 10X power deliver than regular USB chargers to your smartphone, tablet, USB game controller or portable console. You can quickly charge these devices, when you're not gaming on your PC, eliminating the need for wall power sockets.
MSI USB 3.1 Gen2
Transferring your favorite games, music and movies over USB has never been faster. USB 3.1 enables lightning fast transfer speeds up to 10Gb/s!
2X faster than USB 3.0
20X faster than USB 2.0
Up to 10Gbps data transfer bandwidth
Boost transfer rate for your PC and peripherals
Type-C with reversible design
Get all the performance benefits from USB 3.1 combined with the convenience of the USB Type-C connector.This reversible connector allows for effortless connecting of USB devices.
SHOW OFF WITH A SMALL SIZE
Size doesn't matter when it comes to the Nightblade X2. Despite its mini-ITX form factor, this gaming delivers powerful performance due to the fact that the interior components are well designed and laid out in the case.
CARRY TO A LAN PARTY
A useful handle situated at the bottom-front of the Nightblade's mini-ITX case can be used to pick up and carry this lightweight gaming beast around from one LAN-party to the next.
And the level of mobility doesn't just stop there. With help of the rubber covers fitting the metal screws on the backside of the Nightblade, this system can even be stacked up vertically after carrying it around. That way, the panel and connectors on the back remain unharmed each time when arriving at a new gamer's den.
Excellent Graphics for Gamers
The Nightblade fits a large size Graphics Cards up to 290mm length and 35mm thickness. This means you can for instance fit in a MSI® GTX 980Ti GAMING graphics card to blast away your gaming opponents.
Cable management and coloring
Nicely tucked, strapped and cabled
Primarily used black cables for clean look and feet
Leaving enough room for airflow
Plenty of space for modders to let up the ante
With Nahimic, enjoy sound that pushes the limits of reality.
Nahimic sound technology has been approved for its quality and precision in projects undertaken by the military field and the aeronautics industry. It offers immersive virtual 7.1 sound in high definition using exclusive stereo equipment.
Nahimic lifts your gaming experience to a new level, offering you highly sought-after gaming benefits:
To deliver the crispest sound signal to gamers’ ears, a special hardware amplifier called ‘Audio Boost’ is integrated onto the Nightblade’s motherboard, especially benefiting gamers using a gaming headset.
Get ready to enjoy the best gaming experience with MSI® & SteelSeries!
Enthusiast gaming gear brand SteelSeries has officially approved MSI GAMING desktops as ‘SteelSeries Certified (SSC)’. This certification is based on the performance demands and stability of MSI GAMING desktops and SteelSeries products. Your SteelSeries headset, mouse and other top quality gaming gear works best on MSI GAMING desktops.
User-friendly application, you can adjust most of system values in this Gaming Center which provide a better gaming experience.
Outperform your competition with the MSI® GAMING APP which allows simultaneous control of both your Motherboard and Graphics Card's overclocking.
Simply select your preferred mode with the click of a button:
This allows you to tune the system to your pleasure without any technical knowledge of overclocking.
The feature should be enabled by MSI gaming graphics
COOLING WITH A DRAGON FAN
To make you hear the crispest sounds, the Nightblade X2 is as quiet as possible by optimizing the airflow and keeping the system running cool. With no less than three air vents (front, side and top), hot air is easily exhausted out of the Nightblade's chassis.
Cool air enters the PC throught the front and bottom vents. In contrast with standard 400-1200rpm case fans, the seven giant blades of the MSI Dragon Fan can produce an air pressure of max. 3600rpm.
Liquid Cooler Performance
To get outstanding performance a system must be equipped with a powerful cooling system. On MSI Nightblade you can install an advanced Liquid Cooling to enable extreme CPU overclocking. In this way you can enjoy a stable gaming experience and outstanding performance.
*This feature may vary by model.
TRUE GAMING NETWORK WITH KILLER™ LAN
The new Killer E2400 Intelligent Networking Platform, featuring Advanced Stream Detect 2.0, is built for maximum networking performance for online games and high-quality streaming media. Killer™ LAN automatically detects and accelerates game traffic ahead of other network traffic for smoother, stutter-free in-game performance and the competitive edge.
One more protection for smoother uploads and download processes. Less pin rate floating reassures more fluent gameplays.
KILLER™ DOUBLESHOT PRO
Killer™ DoubleShot Pro allows the Killer™ Ethernet connectors and the Killer™ Wi-Fi adapter to work together for the ultimate high speed attack. The Killer™ Network Manager decides which apps runs on what connection for gaming traffic optimalization. This will give you a max connection speed as high as 1,867 Gbps.
KILLER™ WIRELESS AC 1535
Killer™ Wireless-AC 1535 with ExtremeRange™ Technology delivers industry-leading speed, intelligence and control for PCs. Killer’s Lag and Latency ReductionTM Technology combined with Killer’s ExtremeRange™ Technology revolutionizes the user experience by driving better throughput, lower latencies, and longer WiFi ranges.
*This feature is available only on certain models in limited countries. Please contact local sales representative for details
Lag and Latency ReductionTW
Cutting edge 11AC performance
Advanced Stream DetectionTM
Visual Bandwidth controlTM
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