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Scan code: LN121447 Manufacturer code: MEG Z490I UNIFY

MSI MEG Intel Z490-I UNIFY Open Box Mini-ITX Motherboard

Open Box MSI MEG Z490-I UNIFY, Intel Z490, S 1200, DDR4, SATA3, Dual M.2, 2.5GbE, ax WiFi/BT 5.1, USB 3.2 Gen2, Mini-ITX

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Scan code: LN121447 Manufacturer code: MEG Z490I UNIFY
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Product Overview

Master the Game

The MEG series seeks to transcend current gaming products, the flagship model designed to push the limits of what an extreme gaming series can be. Combining the strengths of our existing arsenal with new innovative technology; this results in significant improvements in operational and gaming efficiency. With the MEG series, take complete control of performance and personalization with the ultimate gaming series for enthusiasts who want it all.


Frozr Heatsink Design with Zero Frozr Technology

Exclusive to MEG class models, the active cooling solution is ready to release the maximum performance.


Aluminium Cover with 7W/mK Thermal Pad

Fully aluminium IO cover and extended heatsink design provide the maximum surface of heat dissipation.


Heat-pipe Design

Connecting two MOS heatsinks to enlarge the surface of heat dissipation.


M.2 Shield Frozr

Onboard M.2 thermal solution keep M.2 SSDs safe while preventing throttling, making them run cooler and faster.


10-Layer PCB Design

Multilayer printed circuit boards design optimised the efficient of power deliver, makes your system runs stable and cool.


PCIe Steel Armor

Protecting VGA cards against bending and EMI for better performance, stability and strength.


ISL Digital PWM, 8Phases with 90A SPS

Highest quality components with ISL digital power, 90A Smart Power Stage and titanium choke III make sure your system runs smoothly under the most extreme conditions.


Thunderbolt 3 Port

Brings Thunderbolt 3 to USB-C at speeds up to 40Gb/s, creating one compact port that does it all.


2.5G LAN

Onboard 2.5G LAN with LAN Manager, deliver the best online experience without lag.


Latest Wi-Fi 6 Solution

The latest wireless solution supports MU-MIMO and BSS colour technology, delivering speeds up to 2400Mbps.


Twin Turbo M.2 Connector

Turbo M.2 delivers PCI-E Gen3 x4 performance with transfer speeds up to 32 Gb/s for the latest SSDs.


Premium Hardware Design

With years of experience, MSI is no stranger to building high-performance motherboards. Our R&D and engineering teams have reviewed countless designs, evaluated a wide selection of high quality components, and developed products for reliability even under extreme conditions.


M.2 SHIELD FROZR

World’s fastest SSDs can start to lower performance when getting hot. Part of the motherboards heatsink design, M.2 SHIELD FROZR is the next generation M.2 thermal solution to avoid this by offering the best thermal protection to make sure that SSD maintains maximum performance.


Fully Controllable in BIOS and Software

MSI motherboards let you manage speeds and temperatures for all your system and CPU fans. Total Fan Control allows you check your primary system characteristics in a simplified graphical interface. You can also set up to 4 temperature targets for CPU and motherboard, which will adjust the fan speeds automatically.


Autodetect DC or PWM Mode with Hysteresis

MSI fan headers automatically detect fans running in DC or PWM mode for optimal tuning of fan speeds and silence. Hysteresis also makes your fans spin up fluently to make sure your system stays silent, no matter what.


Optimised for Water Cooling

Designed to support the most popular All-In-One & customized water cooling solutions on the market. A dedicated water pump PIN header supports up to 2 amp, giving you full control of the water pump speed. A clearly marked ‘keep-out-zone’ allows for easy and safe installation and a perfect fit.


Enhance Performance

High performance MSI motherboards are loaded with advanced features and the latest technology to overwhelm any challenge at hand no matter whether you’re a gamer, prosumer, or PC enthusiast.


Extreme Stability & Compatibility Testing

MSI conducts thorough memory testing with the most popular memory brands under extreme conditions to ensure your system runs stable no matter what. Our memory partners include brands like Corsair, Crucial, Kingston, G.Skill and many more to optimize memory modules, configurations and even improve overclocking.


A Huge Step of DDR Performance

MSI OC LAB does not merely work hard on extreme overclocking. Compare to Z390 motherboard memory XMP profile, MSI does have great improvement on performance and efficiency for Z490. Easy to enable XMP profile with auto power settings to get the best memory speed and stability.


Easy Overclocking with XMP Profile

The XMP (Extreme Memory Profiles) in MSI BIOS are tested and certified by MSI OC LAB. It is easy to enable with auto power settings to get the best memory speed and stability.


Connectivity

MSI motherboards are built with a variety of connectors to satisfy gamers. Enhanced audio, advanced LAN networking capabilities, USB and Mystic Light turn any gaming experience into an immerse one.


High-Bandwidth and Low-Latency Network

2.5Gbps LAN provides incredible data transfer speed faster than general Gigabit LAN. This is a premium solution for demanding users.


Surfacing with the Real MU-MIMO Technology

The WIFI 6 adopts the latest OFDMA and two-way MU-MIMO technologies and could provide up to 4X network capacity and efficiency in the high signal density environment. Comparing to the WIFI 5, which can only send the data packet to one device at a time on each channel, the WIFI 6 could combine the packet, separate to several devices and allow signals from the different devices bundled together. This new technology provides all the devices in the same network environment with same and harmonious traffic bandwidth in an efficient way.


Optimise Online Gaming Traffic for Lower Latency!

MSI GAMING LAN Manager automatically classifies and prioritizes the latency-sensitive applications for online games, giving you the best online gaming experience with low latency.


High Definition ALC1220 Audio Processor

Supports DSD Super Audio CD playback & recording (64x better than regular CD quality)
*120dB SNR / 32-bit


High Quality Audio Capacitors

A high fidelity sound experience with exceptional acoustics and realism for studio level headphones is ensured.


Golden Audio Jacks with S/PDIF

Keep your sound perfect by transmit your audio with pure digital signal.


Get Clearer Order with Voice Boost

Hear your teammates perfectly but still enjoy your audio. Voice Boost automatically reduces the game’s audio when teammates speak, and sets volume back when no one speaks.


Isolated Audio Design

Like a dedicated sound card, audio components and circuits have been laid on a reserved motherboard section and electrically isolated.


Separated Audio Layers for Clean Left & Right Channels

Using separated layers in the PCB ensures equally pristine sound quality for both left and right audio channels.


De-Pop Protection

Audio Boost protects your ears by elimination those annoying loud popping sounds when you plug/unplug devices or turn your PC on/off.

Features

Supports 10th Gen Intel® Core™ / Pentium® Celeron® processors for LGA 1200 socket.
Supports DDR4 Memory, up to 5000(OC) MHz.
Ready 4 the Future: Support Lightning Gen 4 Solution for the future.
Thunderbolt™ 3 ports: Experience Thunderbolt 3 with unprecedented interface bandwidth speeds up to 40Gbp and support for up to six daisy-chained devices.
Extreme Power Design: INTERSIL digital PWM, direct 8 phases with 90A Smart Power Stage and Titanium Choke III unleash the true power of your processors.
Outstanding Cooling Solution: Frozr Heatsink, VRM Heat-pipe, Aluminum Cover and M.2 Shield Frozr ensure the extreme performance with low temp.
Latest Network Solution: Onboard 2.5G LAN and latest Wi-Fi 6 solution deliver the best online experience without lag.
Twin Turbo M.2 with Shield Frozr: Turbo M.2 delivers PCI-E Gen3 x4 performance with transfer speeds up to 32 Gb/s for the latest SSDs.
Pre-installed I/O Shielding: Better EMI protection and more convenience for installation.

Warranty

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Details
Duration:
36 months
Type:
Return to base
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
36 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
Scan
Telephone:
0871 472 4747
MSI MEG Intel Z490-I UNIFY Open Box Mini-ITX Motherboard
MSI MEG Intel Z490-I UNIFY Open Box Mini-ITX Motherboard