MSI Z97 GAMING 3 - motherboard - ATX - LGA1150 Socket - Z97

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MSI Z97 GAMING 3 - motherboard - ATX - LGA1150 Socket - Z97

MSI GAMING motherboards are designed to provide gamers with best-in-class features and technology. Backed by the imposing looks of MSI's Dragon, each ...

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ProBelong MSI Gaming series, Good overclocking platf...

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The Z series at its peak Sine the lunch of first core i series processor, the lynfield processors like core i7 870 core i5 760 , the series has been the market dominant and intel was ready to offer the best motherboard chipset in their arsenal to squeeze out the most from the cpu. The Z series...

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Product Information : MSI Z97 GAMING 3 - motherboard - ATX - LGA1150 Socket - Z97

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MSI GAMING motherboards are designed to provide gamers with best-in-class features and technology. Backed by the imposing looks of MSI's Dragon, each motherboard is an engineering masterpiece tailored to gaming perfection.

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Product Description: MSI Z97 GAMING 3 - motherboard - ATX - LGA1150 Socket - Z97

Product Type: Motherboard - ATX

Chipset Type: Intel Z97 Express

Processor Socket: 1 x LGA1150 Socket

Compatible Processors: Pentium, Celeron, Core i5, Core i3, Core i7

Max RAM Size: 32 GB

RAM Supported: 4 DIMM slots - DDR3 , non-ECC , unbuffered

Storage Ports: 6 x SATA-600 (RAID), 1 x SATA-600

USB / FireWire Ports: 4 x USB 3.0 + 2 x USB 2.0 + ( 2 x USB 3.0 + 4 x USB 2.0 via headers )

Max Allocated RAM Size: 1760 MB

Audio: HD Audio (8-channel)

LAN: Gigabit Ethernet

General

MPN: Z97 GAMING 3

Product Type: Motherboard - ATX

Chipset Type: Intel Z97 Express

Processor Socket: LGA1150 Socket

Max Processors Qty: 1

Compatible Processors: Pentium, Celeron, Core i5, Core i3, Core i7

Supported RAM

Max Size: 32 GB

Technology: DDR3

Bus Clock: 1600 MHz, 1333 MHz, 1066 MHz, 2800 MHz (O.C.), 2666 MHz (O.C.), 2600 MHz (O.C.), 2400 MHz (O.C.), 2200 MHz (O.C.), 2133 MHz (O.C.), 2000 MHz (O.C.), 1866 MHz (O.C.), 3000 MHz (O.C.), 3100 MHz (O.C.), 3200 MHz (O.C.), 3300 MHz (O.C.)

Supported RAM Integrity Check: Non-ECC

Registered or Buffered: Unbuffered

Features: Dual channel memory architecture, Intel Extreme Memory Profiles (XMP)

Graphics

Max Allocated RAM Size: 1760 MB

Audio

Type: HD Audio (8-channel)

Audio Codec: Realtek ALC1150

Compliant Standards: High Definition Audio, Sound Blaster Cinema 2

LAN

Network Controller: Killer Gaming E2205

Network Interfaces: Gigabit Ethernet

Expansion / Connectivity

Expansion Slot(s): 1 x CPU ¦ 4 x DIMM 240-pin ¦ 1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 ¦ 1 x PCIe 2.0 x16 ( x4 mode ) ¦ 2 x PCIe 2.0 x1 ( auto turn-off if PCI Express 2.0 x16 slot are occupied ) ¦ 3 x PCI

Storage Interfaces: SATA-600 - connector(s): 6 x 7pin Serial ATA, 1 x M.2 - RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5

RAID Features: Intel Smart Response Technology

Interfaces: 1 x LAN (Gigabit Ethernet) ¦ 2 x USB 2.0 ¦ 1 x HDMI ¦ 1 x PS/2 keyboard / mouse ¦ 4 x USB 3.0 ¦ 1 x VGA ¦ 1 x audio line-out - mini-jack ¦ 1 x audio line-in - mini-jack ¦ 1 x audio line-out (side surround) - mini-jack ¦ 1 x audio line-out (rear) - mini-jack ¦ 1 x audio line-out (center/subwoofer) - mini-jack ¦ 1 x microphone - mini-jack ¦ 1 x DVI-D ¦ 1 x DisplayPort ¦ 1 x TOSLINK

Internal Interfaces: 4 x USB 2.0 - header ¦ 2 x USB 3.0 - header ¦ 1 x audio - header ¦ 1 x serial - header ¦ 1 x parallel - header

Power Connectors: 24-pin main power connector, 8-pin ATX12V connector

Features

BIOS Features: DMI support, MSI ClickBIOS 4

Hardware Features: Intel Extreme Memory Profile (XMP) support, Hi-c CAP, Super Charger, Intel Smart Response Technology, Super Ferrite Choke (SFC), AMD CrossFireX technology support, Intel Rapid Start Technology, Intel Smart Connect Technology, MSI Military Class IV, OC Genie 4, Gold Plated Audio Hardware, Clear CMOS Button, MSI Gaming Device Port, MSI Audio Boost 2, MSI Guard-Pro, dual headphone amplifiers

Miscellaneous

Included Accessories: I/O back plate, "Do-Not-Disturb" door hanger, case badge, cable labels

Software Included: MSI Command Center, Killer Network Manager, RAMdisk, MSI Live Update 6, MSI Gaming App

Compliant Standards: Plug and Play

Width: 30.5 cm

Depth: 24.4 cm

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