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DetailsFIRE YOUR IMAGINATION
Create your own unique stickers! MSI Arsenal GAMING motherboards are now available for personalization. With various design offered by MSI or design from your own inspiration, you are able to easily customize heatsink cover by using stickers in your favorite styles.
PERSONALIZE YOUR GAMING RIG
Customize and set up your own color scheme with MSI Mystic Light utility. Select the available colors from the palette to match your system style. Bored of the same colors? Simply change the complete look of your system in 1 second!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
UNMATCHED MEMORY PERFORMANCE
MSI motherboards are crammed with features to fuel your gaming rig's memory with more speed, higher overclockability and increased stability.
DESIGNED FOR LIMITLESS TUNING
Founded on experience and with a long history of creating the best performing motherboards packed with smart features, you can count on this motherboard to deliver the best performance under the most extreme conditions. Countless system tuning and troubleshooting tools are at your disposal to push your system to new heights and satisfy even the most demanding tweaker.
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!
APPS TO GREATLY IMPROVE EFFICIENCY
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.
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.
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.
- Supports AMD Ryzen™ 1st and 2nd Generation/ Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics Processors for Socket AM4
- Supports DDR4 Memory, up to 3466+(OC) MHz
- Extended Heatsink Design: MSI extended PWM and enhanced circuit design ensures even high-end processors to run in full speed
- Lightning Fast Game experience: 1x TURBO M.2, AMD Turbo USB 3.1 GEN2, Store MI technology
- Core Boost: With premium layout and fully digital power design to support more cores and provide better performance
- DDR4 Boost:Advanced technology to deliver pure data signals for the best gaming performance and stability
- MULTI-GPU: With STEEL ARMOR PCI-E slots. Supports 2-Way AMD Crossfire™
- Audio Boost:Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality for the most immersive audio experience
- Mystic Light and Mystic Light Sync: 16.8 million colors / 10 effects in one click. Synchronize RGB strips and other RGB solutions for customization
- BIOS FLASHBACK+: Simply use a USB key to flash any BIOS within seconds, without installing a CPU, memory or graphics card
- Additional Information
SKU B450 TOMAHAWK EAN 4719072587048 Specification Technical details Motherboard chipset family AMD Motherboard chipset AMD B450 Serial port headers 1 Parallel processing technology support 2-Way CrossFireX HDMI version 1.4 Cooling type Passive Motherboard form factor ATX Component for PC Number of mounting holes 9 Audio Audio output channels 7.1 channels Performance Number of hard drives supported 6 Hard drive size 2.5/3.5" Supported storage drive types HDD, SSD Windows operating systems supported Windows 10 Education x64,Windows 10 Enterprise x64,Windows 10 Home x64,Windows 10 Pro x64,Windows 7 Enterprise x64,Windows 7 Home Basic x64,Windows 7 Home Premium x64,Windows 7 Professional x64,Windows 7 Starter x64,Windows 7 Ultimate x64,Windows 7 x64 Motherboard chipset family AMD Motherboard chipset AMD B450 RAID levels 0, 1, 10 Cooling type Passive Audio output channels 7.1 channels Motherboard form factor ATX Component for PC Memory Number of memory slots 4 Memory slots type DIMM Supported memory types DDR4-SDRAM Memory channels Dual ECC Yes Non-ECC Yes Supported memory clock speeds 1866,2133,2400,2667,2800,2933,3000,3066,3200,3466 MHz Maximum internal memory 64 GB Processor Processor manufacturer AMD Compatible processor series AMD Ryzen Maximum number of SMP processors 1 Processor socket Socket AM4 Storage controllers Number of hard drives supported 6 Hard drive size 2.5/3.5" Supported storage drive types HDD, SSD RAID levels 0, 1, 10 Internal I/O Front panel connector Yes USB 2.0 connectors 2 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) connectors 2 TPM connector Yes Serial port headers 1 Number of SATA III connectors 6 Number of chassis fan connectors 4 Front panel audio connector Yes EPS power connector (8-pin) Yes CPU fan connector Yes Chassis intrusion connector Yes ATX Power connector (24-pin) Yes RGB LED pin header Yes Back panel I/O ports USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity 2 USB 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2) Type-A ports quantity 1 USB 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2) Type-C ports quantity 1 USB 2.0 ports quantity 2 PS/2 ports quantity 1 Microphone in Yes Headphone outputs 1 HDMI version 1.4 HDMI ports quantity 1 Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports 1 DVI-D ports quantity 1 Networking Ethernet LAN Yes LAN controller Realtek RTL8111H Ethernet interface type Gigabit Ethernet Features Number of mounting holes 9 Windows operating systems supported Windows 10 Education x64,Windows 10 Enterprise x64,Windows 10 Home x64,Windows 10 Pro x64,Windows 7 Enterprise x64,Windows 7 Home Basic x64,Windows 7 Home Premium x64,Windows 7 Professional x64,Windows 7 Starter x64,Windows 7 Ultimate x64,Windows 7 x64 Motherboard chipset family AMD Motherboard chipset AMD B450 Cooling type Passive Audio output channels 7.1 channels Motherboard form factor ATX Component for PC Audio chip Realtek ALC892 Graphics Maximum graphics adapter memory 2048 MB Parallel processing technology support 2-Way CrossFireX Maximum resolution 4096 x 2160 pixels Expansion slots PCI Express x1 (Gen 2.x) slots 3 PCI Express x16 (Gen 3.x) slots 2 BIOS BIOS type UEFI AMI Clear CMOS jumper Yes Power Power source type ATX Video Maximum graphics adapter memory 2048 MB Maximum resolution 4096 x 2160 pixels Software Windows operating systems supported Windows 10 Education x64,Windows 10 Enterprise x64,Windows 10 Home x64,Windows 10 Pro x64,Windows 7 Enterprise x64,Windows 7 Home Basic x64,Windows 7 Home Premium x64,Windows 7 Professional x64,Windows 7 Starter x64,Windows 7 Ultimate x64,Windows 7 x64 Drivers included Yes Weight & dimensions Width 305 mm Depth 244 mm Packaging content Manual Yes Quick installation guide Yes Drivers included Yes Cables included SATA Manufacturer MSI Reviews No PDF Url No Available To Buy In Store and Online