MSI Intel Core-X X299 SLI PLUS Extreme ATX Motherboard
MSI X299 SLI PLUS, Intel X299, S 2066, DDR4, SATA3, U.2, Dual M.2, 3-Way SLi/CrossFire, Dual Intel GbE, USB 3.1 A+C, ATX
Making Your Life Easier Is Our Business
Combining quality you can rely on with top performance and clever business solutions are key aspects of the MSI PRO SERIES motherboards. Engineered to gratify even the most demanding professional, these motherboards will fit in any PC. Making your life easier and supporting your business with super stable, reliable and long-lasting top performance.
Cooling: Stay Cool
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 to the max.
• 6x fan headers.
• DC/PWM mode.
• Full fan control.
• Watercooling ready.
Display: Enjoy The Latest Video Standards
Storage: Be The First to Boot Up in The Morning
This MSI product supports all the latest storage standards. This allows you to connect any ultra-fast storage device, giving you noticeable benefits. Start programs faster, load data faster and increase productivity.
• M.2 Shield.
• 2x M.2.
• U2 Ready.
• Ultra-fast storage caching.
Audio: Professional Sound Quality
Get the most immersive sound experience. MSI Audio Boost delivers the highest sound quality through the use of premium quality audio components. This lets you enjoy breath-taking, game-changing sound to create the most dynamic soundscapes.
• Audio Boost 4.
• Audio amplifier.
• Audio capacitors.
VR: 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.
• One click VR.
Network: Stable, Secure & Fast Networking
Optimized for professional and multimedia use, this generation comes equipped with a high quality network solution ready to serve you with 24/7 reliability when transferring big data.
• Dual Intel® LAN.
• Bandwidth management.
• LAN protect.
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.
• 100% compatibility.
• XMP LED.
Tuning: 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.
• For power users.
• For overclocking.
USB: Maximize Your USB Device Performance
Transfer lots of data, 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!
• Double bandwidth USB 3.1.
• Reversible Type-C connector.
• Front USB 3.1.
• Boost your USB.
Software: 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 time spent.
• Command Center.
• Live Update.
Quality & Protection: Built On Everlasting Quality
Using only the finest quality components and integrating the latest technological innovations delivers the best possible professional experience. Rigorous quality testing under the most extreme conditions ensures a super reliable, long-lasting and high performance motherboard.
• Steel Armour.
• Military Class 6.
• Windows 10 certified.
BIOS: A User-Friendly BIOS
We made sure our BIOS contains all the latest options and is easy to use for everyone. The extensive features found in CLICK BIOS 5 let you fine-tune your system to deliver reliable maximum performance.
• Easy/advanced mode.
• Convenient search.
• Hardware monitor.
• System Saver. Features • Supports Intel® Core™ X-Series Processor Family for LGA2066 Socket.
• Supports DDR4-4266+(OC) Memory.
• Dual Intel® LAN: The best solution for both Intranet and Internet through hardware design and bandwidth management offering the lowest latency.
• M.2 Shield: Keep M.2 SSDs safe while preventing throttling, making them run cooler & faster.
• DDR4 Boost: Give your DDR4 memory a performance boost.
• Turbo Socket: Additional tuning of DDR4 memory and ring voltages for no limits overclocking with premium DigitAll Power Design to optimize power delivery.
• Lightning Fast Experience: Twin Turbo M.2 and Intel® Optane Memory Ready, Turbo U.2, Lightning USB 3.1 GEN2.
• Mystic Light: 7 mixed colour schemes / 8 LED effects controlled in one click.
• System Saver: 3 easy-to-use options to successfully boot your system again.
• Audio Boost 4: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality for the most immersive audio experience.
• Multi-GPU: With STEEL ARMOR PCI-E slots. Supports 3-way NVIDIA SLI™ / AMD Crossfire™.
• VR Ready: Best virtual reality experience without latency, reduces motion sickness.
• EZ Debug LED: Easiest way to troubleshoot.
|RAM Memory Support|
|Memory Channel||Quad (4) [6+ Core] / Dual (2) [4 Core]|
|Memory Type (ECC)||Non-ECC|
|Memory Type (R/U)||UDIMM (Unbuffered)|
|Memory Speed (Mhz)||
|Max. Memory Capacity||128GB (8x16GB) [6+ Core] / 64GB (4x16GB) [4 Core]|
|Audio||Realtek ALC1220 7.1 HD Audio|
|Primary GPU Interface||PCIe 3.0 (x16)|
|SLI Support||3-Way SLi|
|Crossfire Support||3-Way CrossFire|
|On-Board Graphics Connectors||None|
|SATA Support||SATA3 / M.2|
|RAID Support via||SATA3 / M.2|
|Storage Mode Support||
|Network Interface Type||Dual Wired Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000)|
|Rear I/O Connectors||
|Other Motherboard Specifications|
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Warranty information has not yet been updated for this product. For further information please call 0871 472 4747 or 01204 474747.
Date Issued: 22nd Jun 2017
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