Scan code: LN108430 Manufacturer code: x299-A PRO

MSI Intel X299 X299-A PRO ATX Motherboard

MSI X299-A PRO, Intel X299, S 2066, DDR4, SATA3, Dual M.2, CrossFire/SLi, Intel GbE, USB 3.2 Gen2 A+C, ATX

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Scan code: LN108430 Manufacturer code: x299-A PRO
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X299-A Pro Intel Core X-series ATX Motherboard from MSI

 X299-A Pro

Go Pro with PRO Series Inspired from architectural design. The X299-A Pro has been built to be "stronger than steel" this Intel X-series motherboard boasts maximum performance for businesses and gaming enthusiasts with amazing features like Twin Turbo M.2, a heavy plated metal heatsink, quad channel DDR4 memory, a premium Intel LAN connection and access to MSIs exclusive Core, Audio and RAM boost technologies to ensure you are always getting the maximum performance from your Intel X-series Processor and with its DIY friendly design and in built safety features such as the Steel PCI-E armour slots pin-header keep out zone, friendly SATA & USB location and multiple cooling solutions, so DIY users can pick and choose any gaming rig they want.

Intel X299Chipset

LGA 2066CPU Socket

Intel Core-XCompatible CPUs

ATXForm Factor

Special Features of the X299-A PRO

 Special Features

1. Heavy Plated VRM Heatsink Industry leading heatsink design, for maximum cooling and effective heat dissipation.

2. Front USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C Easily locatable reversible Type-C Connector.

3. DDR4 Ram BoostOptimised traces and isolated memory circuitry to ensure perfect stability and performance.

4. PCI-E Steel ArmourSupport for heavier GPUs and to prevent PCB flex or electro magnetic interference.

5. Twin Turbo M.2Support up to 32 Gb/s NVMe devices, ready for Intel® Optane™ memory.

6. U.2 with Steel ArmorNVMe support, up to 32 Gb/s using PCI-Express Gen3 x4.

7. Audio BoostOptimised audio using the best components.

Experience Core Boost

 core boost

faster and undistorted current deliveryCore Boost technology combines MSI’s premium layout and full digital power design which allows for faster and undistorted current delivery to the CPU at pin-point precision. Not only supporting multi-core CPUs, also creating the perfect conditions for your CPU. MSI X299 motherboards are optimized to maximise the performance on the Intel X-series Core processors. Choose MSI and unleash the full potential of your system through optimized PCB and power delivery design with load line calibration.

Unmatched Memory Performance

Memory Boost

Advanced performance with DDR4 BOOST MSI motherboards are crammed with features to fuel your system's memory with more speed, higher overclockability and increased stability. The technical enhancements of DDR4 Boost allow for more stability at higher memory speeds compared to other brands. Enjoy the additional boost in operational performance or when working with large video and photography files. MSI conducts thorough memory testing with the most popular memory brands under extreme conditions to ensure your system runs stable no matter what.

Protecting your PCIe Slots

PCIE Steel Slot

FORTIFY YOUR SYSTEM WITH PCI-E STEEL ARMOR X299-A PRO supports multiple GPU solution. Optimal PCI-Express slot placement allows for better fitting and airflow. That way, you can enjoy the best graphics at the highest framerate jumping from your screen when running an NVIDIA® SLI™ or AMD® CrossFire™ setup Steel Armor has more solder points on the PCB for more strength and protects the PCI-Express signals against electromagnetic interference for a stutter-free user experience.

Professional Gaming Audio

audio Boost

Amplify your game with Audio Boost 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 dynamic soundscapes dedicated to giving gamers true Hi-Fi sound offering a clear advantage over your opponents when gaming. Audio Boost offers a HD audio processor, dedicated amplifier and high quality audio capacitors, all physically isolated from the rest of the motherboard circuitry to ensure the purest audio signal to locate enemies with pin-point accuracy.

Connections at your Fingertips

Rear IO
Specifications
Core Specifications
Edition X299-A PRO
Form Factor ATX
CPU Socket 2066
Chipset Intel X299
RAM Memory Support
Memory Type DDR4
Memory Channel Quad (4)
Memory Type (ECC) Non-ECC
Memory Type (R/U) UDIMM (Unbuffered)
Memory Speed (Mhz)
  • DDR4 - 2133
  • DDR4 - 2400
  • DDR4 - 2666
  • DDR4 - 2933
  • DDR4 - 3000(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3200(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3300(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3333(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3400(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3466(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3600(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3733(OC)
  • DDR4 - 3800(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4000(OC)
  • DDR4 - 4200+(OC)
Max. Memory Capacity 256GB (8x32GB)
Audio
Audio Realtek ALC1220 7.1 HD Audio
Graphics Support
Primary GPU Interface PCIe 3.0 (x16)
NVIDIA SLI Support 3-Way SLi
AMD CrossFire Support 3-Way CrossFire
Integrated Graphics Discrete GPU Required for Graphics Output
On-Board Graphics Connectors None
Internal Connectivity
Expansion Slots
  • 1 x M.2, 22-42/60/80, PCIe Gen3x4/SATA3
  • 1 x M.2, 22-42/60/80/110, PCIe Gen3x4/SATA3
  • 1 x PCIe 3.0 x1
  • 4 x PCIe 3.0 x16
  • 1 x U.2 PCIe Gen3x4
SATA Support SATA3
RAID Support via Intel® SATA RAID 0/1/10/5
Storage Mode Support
  • RAID 0
  • RAID 1
  • RAID 10
  • RAID 5
Internal I/O
  • 1 x 24-pin (Power)
  • 4 x 4-pin CHA_FAN connector
  • 1 x 4-pin CPU Fan Connector
  • 1 x 4-pin Water Pump Connector
  • 2 x 8-pin (Power)
  • 1 x Chassis Intrusion connector
  • 1 x RGB (RGBW) LED strip extension cable headers
  • 6 x SATA III - 6Gb/s
  • 2 x System panel connector
  • 1 x Thunderbolt AIC Connector
  • 1 x TPM Header
  • 2 x USB 2.0 Header
  • 2 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Header
  • 1 x Virtual RAID on CPU Connector
External Connectivity
Network Interface Type Wired Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000)
Network Chip/Modules  
Rear I/O Connectors
  • 1 x 10/100/1000 (LAN)
  • 1 x Central Speaker Out
  • 1 x Clear CMOS Button
  • 1 x Line In
  • 1 x Line Out
  • 1 x Mic-In
  • 2 x PS/2 Keyboard/Mouse Combo
  • 1 x Rear Speaker Out
  • 1 x S/PDIF-Out (Optical)
  • 4 x USB 2.0
  • 4 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A
  • 1 x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-A
  • 1 x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C
Additional Specifications
Water Cooled No
Cooling Passive Heatsinks
QPI Speed N/A
Board Dimensions 305 x 244 mm
Note  
Additional Information
Scan Code LN108430
Model Number x299-A PRO
GTIN 4719072698072
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
36 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
14 days
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
MSI
Telephone:
0870 820 0009
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