The MSI company has officially presented the X299M-A Pro motherboard. The first images of a payment have appeared at the disposal of network sources about two months ago.
The novelty is executed on a set of system logic Intel X299. The Materinchky payment is calculated on work with the Intel processors Kaby Lake-X (LGA 2066). At the same time when forming system users will be able to choose only between the Core i7-7740X chip and the product i5-7640X.
The payment corresponds to the Micro-ATX format: dimensions make 244 × 244 mm. For modules of random access memory of DDR4 4400 (OC) / …/2133 there are four sockets; at most 64 Gbytes of the RAM are supported. Stores can be connected to eight ports SATA and two connectors M.2. It is told about compatibility with memory of Intel Optane.
In an arsenal of the X299M-A Pro model — three slots of PCIe 3.0 x16 for graphic accelerators, the multichannel sound Realtek ALC1220 codec and the Intel I219-V Gigabit LAN network controller.
The payment is suitable for formation powerful and at the same time enough compact game computers and the systems of virtual reality.
On a level with sockets PS/2 nests for the keyboard and a mouse, two ports USB 2.0 Type-A, four ports USB 3.0 Gen1 Type-A, a nest for a network cable, on one port USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-A and USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C and also a set of audionests settle down. It is expected that the price will be about 170 US dollars.