- Supports 4th and 5th Gen Intel Core/Pentium/Celeron processors for LGA 1150 socket
- Supports DDR3-3000(OC) Memory
- USB 3.0 + SATA 6Gb/s
- Guard-Pro: Improved Protection and Power Efficiency
- Military Class 4: Top Quality & Stability
- OC Genie 4: Overclock in 1 Second
- Click BIOS 4: Easily Fine-tune Your System
- 4K UHD Support: Ultra-high Definition Visual Experience
- Command Center: Control & Customize Your PC Settings
- Fast Boot: Quickly Boot Up & Enter OS in A Few Seconds
- Smart Utilities: Easily Setup & Configure Intel Technologies
- Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.0, Intel Wireless Display
Military Class 4
Military Class 4 is the next step in high quality components. The Super Ferrite Choke and Solid CAP will make sure that your PC runs more stable under extreme gaming conditions.
Super Ferrite Chokes
Super Ferrite Chokes use a Ferrite core that is Super-Permeable. This allows the Super Ferrite Chokes to run at a 35 degree Celsius lower temperature, have a 30% higher current capacity, a 20% improvement in power efficiency and better overclocking power stability.
With their aluminum core design and Japanese made quality, Solid CAPs are made for high-end design motherboard. Not only do Solid CAPs could provide lower Equivalent Series Resistance (ESR), but also work firmly for over-10-year.
OC Genie 4
With the one-second overclocking option OC Genie we're giving you even more performance. Just hit the button and your PC gets another adrenalin shot straight away. Give your system an awesome performance boost with ease.
CLICK BIOS 4
The MSI Click BIOS 4 is the latest UEFI BIOS with optimizations for Windows 8. Not only that it also reacts faster, runs smoother and has better mouse support. And this all comes with many cool features. Click on the button on the right to visit our dedicated BIOS page and learn more.
The MSI Smart Utilities application helps to easily setup, configure and boost your systems' performance and more through 3 Intel® key technologies:
- Intel Rapid Start
- Intel Smart Response
- Intel Smart Connect
No more seamless waiting for your O/S to be loaded! MSI Fast Boot helps to make your system boot lightning fast. MSI Fast Boot also features a GO2BIOS button. Simply click it to restart your PC and go straight to the system BIOS.
4K UHD SUPPORT
Enjoy awesome 4K UHD video playback with MSI 9 series motherboards. MSI motherboards that are equipped with HDMI port(s) support the latest 4K UHD (2160p ultra-high definition) resolution to provide an unprecedented breathtaking visual experience.
Intel® LGA 1150 (Socket H3)
Width : 17 cm
Depth : 17 cm
Celeron, Core i3, Core i5, Core i7, Pentium
Intel® Z97 Express
1066 MHz,1333 MHz,1600 MHz
PnP (Plug and Play)
1066, 1333, 1600, 1866, 2000, 2133, 2200, 2400, 2600, 2666, 2800, 3000 MHz
Memory channels support : Dual
Memory slots type : DIMM
Front panel audio connector : Yes
USB 2.0 connectors : 1
USB 3.0 connectors : 1
Number of SATA 3 connectors : 4
Supported hard disk drive interfaces : Serial ATA III
ATX Power connector (24-pin) : Yes
HDMI ports quantity : 1
Audio output channels : 7.1
Audio system : Realtek ALC892
LAN controller : Realtek 8111G
Ethernet LAN : Yes
Wi-Fi : Yes