Supports 12th Gen Intel® Core™, Pentium® Gold and Celeron® processors for LGA 1700 socket
Supports DDR5 Memory, up to 6200+(OC) MHz
Premium Thermal Solution: Extended Heatsink Design and M.2 Shield Frozr are built for high performance system and non-stop works
2.5G LAN and Intel Wi-Fi 6E Solution: Upgraded network solution for professional and multimedia use. Delivers a secure, stable and fast network connection
Lightning M.2: Running at PCIe Gen 4 maximizes performance for NVMe based SSDs
Lightning USB 20G: Built-in USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 port, offers 20Gbps transmission speed, 4X faster than USB 3.2 Gen 1
AUDIO BOOST: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality
Multi-GPU: With Steel armor PCIe slots. Supports AMD Crossfire™
THERMAL SOLUTION FOR MORE CORES AND HIGHER PERFORMANCE
With more cores’ processors, thermal and power
design is more important to make sure the temperature keeps lower. MSI
extended PWM heatsink and enhanced circuit design ensures even high-end
Intel CPU to run in full speed with MSI motherboards.
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.
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.
FROZR AI COOLING
Detecting CPU & GPU temperatures and automatically adjusting fan duty of system fans to a proper value by adopting MSI AI ENGINE.
OPTIMIZED 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 3 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.
LIGHTNING GEN 4 M.2
Utilizing 12th Gen Intel processors, MSI Z690 motherboards feature latest Lightning Gen 4 M.2 which is the fastest onboard storage solution on the market with up to 64 Gb/s transfer speed.
FAST AND FUTURE-READY STORAGE
MSI Z690 motherboards support all the latest storage standards, which allows users to connect any ultra-fast storage device. Higher efficiency makes your work easier.
OPTANE: BOOST YOUR HDD TO PERFORM LIKE AN SSD
PC Enthusiasts can now enjoy the performance of an SSD on their HDD by coupling it with the new Intel® Optane™ Memory device. Intel® Optane™ technology provides an unparalleled combination of high throughput, low latency, high quality of service, and high endurance.
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 latest Wi-Fi 6E solution supports 6GHz spectrum, Bluetooth 5.2, two-way MU-MIMO and BSS color technology, provide up to 4X network capacity and efficiency in the high signal density environment, delivering speeds up to 2400Mbps.
OPTIMIZE ONLINE GAMING TRAFFIC FOR LOWER LATENCY!
MSI LAN Manager automatically classifies and prioritizes the latency-sensitive applications for online games, giving you the best online gaming experience with low latency.
MSI LAN MANAGER
Automatically prioritizes games above other applications
Allows you to change applications' traffic priority
Allows you to customize bandwidth for each application
CPU (Max Support) : i9
Socket : 1700
Chipset : Intel® Z690 Chipset
DDR5 Memory : 6200(OC)/ 6133(OC)/ 6000(OC)/ 5800(OC)/ 5600(OC)/ 5400(OC)/ 5333(OC)/ 5200(OC)/ 5066(OC)/ 5000(OC)/ 4800(JEDEC) MHz
Memory Channel : Dual
DIMM Slots : 4
Max Memory (GB) : 128
PCI-E x16 : 2
PCI-E x1 : 1
SATAIII : 6
M.2 Slot : 2
RAID : 0/1/5/10
LAN : 1x Realtek® 8125BG 2.5G LAN
WiFi & Bluetooth : Intel® Wi-Fi 6E module
USB 3.2 ports (Front) : 1(Gen 2, Type C), 2(Gen 1, Type A)
USB 3.2 ports (Rear) : 1(Gen 2x2, Type C), 3(Gen 2, Type A)
USB 2.0 ports (Front) : 4
USB 2.0 ports (Rear) : 4
Audio ports (Rear) : Realtek® ALC1200 Codec
DisplayPort : 1
HDMI : 1
DirectX : 12
CrossFire : Y
Operating System : Support for Windows® 11 64-bit, Windows® 10 64-bit
Form Factor : mATX