Motherboard MSI X299 Tomahawk Arctic got ports USB 3.1 Gen2
Presented the MSI X299 Arctic Tomahawk Intel X299 Express, which, like the platform itself, designed for enthusiasts. The external clock allows you to set the BCLK frequency in wide range, multi-layer PCB provides improved wiring for RAM and the separation of the supply and signal lines. Digital power system with durable components has nine phases for the CPU and four phases for the RAM, covering the current needs of overclocked CPU, with flexible LLC. Slots of RAM and PCI-e is protected by a metal screen is supplied with extra fixings that increase the resistance to electromagnetic interference and mechanical strength.
Externally the MSI X299 Tomahawk Arctic size ATX is characterized by white radiators and slots coupled with the contrasting design of the PCB. Of course supported by the system backlight control. MSI Mystic Light, there is a connector for led strip RGB.
Eight slots for DDR4 memory support modules with frequency up to 4266 MHz and a total capacity up to 128 GB. The chipset provides eight ports SATA 6 GB/s, one port and two U. 2 M. 2 covered by the heatsink M. 2 Shield Frozr. Ports and U. 2 M. 2 connected to the bus PCI-e 3.0 x4 with NVMe support drives and Intel Optane. The actual number of active lines have four PCI-e 3.0 x16 depends on the processor model also has two PCI-e 3.0 x1. Installed Realtek ALC1220, the controller Gigabit Ethernet Intel I219-V, and controllers ASMedia ASM1074 and ASM3142 run extra ports such as USB 3.1 Gen1 and Gen2 (Type-A and Type-C). Price MSI X299 Tomahawk Arctic was announced.