MSI MPG Z490 CARBON EK X

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Product Specification

CPU
Chipset : Intel Z490
CPU Socket : LGA 1200
Back Panel I/O
USB
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Type-C
4 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A
2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
Thunderbolt : None
Display
1 x DisplayPort
1 x HDMI
Audio
5 x 3.5 mm
1 x S/PDIF
Ethernet / Controller : 1 x Realtek RTL8125B 2.5Gigabit
PS/2 : 1 x Combo
Wi-Fi Antenna : 2 x Connector
Memory
Memory Slots : 4 x 288-Pin
Memory Support : DDR4 2133, 2400, 2666, 2933, 3000, 3200, 3300, 3333, 3400, 3466, 3600, 3733, 3866, 4000, 4133, 4200, 4266, 4300, 4400, 4533, 4600, 4800, 5000 MHz
Maximum Capacity : 128 GB
Channel Architecture : Dual Channel
ECC Support : Non-ECC Unbuffered
Storage Expansion
SATA : 6 x SATA III
M.2
1 x M Key 2242, 2260, 2280, 22110 (PCIe 3.0 x4, SATA III)
1 x M Key 2242, 2260, 2280 (PCIe 3.0 x4, SATA III)
U.2 : None
Optane Memory Support : Yes
RAID Support
RAID 0, 1, 5, 10 (SATA)
RAID 0, 1 (M.2)
Internal I/O
Expansion Slots
3 x PCIe 3.0 x16
2 x PCIe 3.0 x1
USB
1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2 Header (Supports 1 USB Type-C Port)
1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1 Header (Supports 2 USB Type-A Port)
2 x USB 2.0 Header (Supports 4 USB Type-A Port)
Multi-GPU Support
2-Way NVIDIA SLI
3-Way AMD CrossFireX
Air Cooling
1 x 4-Pin CPU
6 x 4-Pin System
Liquid Cooling : 1 x 4-Pin Pump
Power Connectors
1 x 24-Pin Mainboard
1 x 8-Pin CPU
1 x 4-Pin CPU
Security : Chassis Intrusion, TPM Module
LED Header : 4 x RGB
Audio : None
Diagnostics : Clear CMOS
Add-On : 1 x Thunderbolt Card Header
Legacy : 1 x Serial
Front Panel I/O
I/O Connection Headers : AAFP, USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1
Audio
Audio Codec : Realtek ALC1220 (7.1-Channel)
Wireless
Bluetooth : 5.1
Wi-Fi : Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) (MU-MIMO)
Module Support : 1 E Key M.2
Software
Supported Operating Systems : Windows 10 (64-Bit)
Physical
Form Factor : ATX
Dimensions : 9.6 x 12" / 24.4 x 30.5 cm

MSI MPG Z490 Carbon EK X Gaming Motherboard (ATX, 10th Gen Intel Core, LGA 1200 Socket, DDR4, SLI, CFX, Dual M.2 Slots, USB 3.2 Gen 2, 2.5G LAN, DP/HDMI, Mystic Light RGB)

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Product 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
  • CPU + VRM Water Cooling: A custom-designed EK monoblock that offers pristine cooling for both the CPU and VRM power delivery section
  • Mystic Light: 16.8 million colors / 29 effects controlled in one click. Mystic Light Extension supports both RGB and Rainbow LED strip
$399.99

Product Specification

CPU
Chipset : Intel Z490
CPU Socket : LGA 1200
Back Panel I/O
USB
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Type-C
4 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A
2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
Thunderbolt : None
Display
1 x DisplayPort
1 x HDMI
Audio
5 x 3.5 mm
1 x S/PDIF
Ethernet / Controller : 1 x Realtek RTL8125B 2.5Gigabit
PS/2 : 1 x Combo
Wi-Fi Antenna : 2 x Connector
Memory
Memory Slots : 4 x 288-Pin
Memory Support : DDR4 2133, 2400, 2666, 2933, 3000, 3200, 3300, 3333, 3400, 3466, 3600, 3733, 3866, 4000, 4133, 4200, 4266, 4300, 4400, 4533, 4600, 4800, 5000 MHz
Maximum Capacity : 128 GB
Channel Architecture : Dual Channel
ECC Support : Non-ECC Unbuffered
Storage Expansion
SATA : 6 x SATA III
M.2
1 x M Key 2242, 2260, 2280, 22110 (PCIe 3.0 x4, SATA III)
1 x M Key 2242, 2260, 2280 (PCIe 3.0 x4, SATA III)
U.2 : None
Optane Memory Support : Yes
RAID Support
RAID 0, 1, 5, 10 (SATA)
RAID 0, 1 (M.2)
Internal I/O
Expansion Slots
3 x PCIe 3.0 x16
2 x PCIe 3.0 x1
USB
1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2 Header (Supports 1 USB Type-C Port)
1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1 Header (Supports 2 USB Type-A Port)
2 x USB 2.0 Header (Supports 4 USB Type-A Port)
Multi-GPU Support
2-Way NVIDIA SLI
3-Way AMD CrossFireX
Air Cooling
1 x 4-Pin CPU
6 x 4-Pin System
Liquid Cooling : 1 x 4-Pin Pump
Power Connectors
1 x 24-Pin Mainboard
1 x 8-Pin CPU
1 x 4-Pin CPU
Security : Chassis Intrusion, TPM Module
LED Header : 4 x RGB
Audio : None
Diagnostics : Clear CMOS
Add-On : 1 x Thunderbolt Card Header
Legacy : 1 x Serial
Front Panel I/O
I/O Connection Headers : AAFP, USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1
Audio
Audio Codec : Realtek ALC1220 (7.1-Channel)
Wireless
Bluetooth : 5.1
Wi-Fi : Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) (MU-MIMO)
Module Support : 1 E Key M.2
Software
Supported Operating Systems : Windows 10 (64-Bit)
Physical
Form Factor : ATX
Dimensions : 9.6 x 12" / 24.4 x 30.5 cm