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MSI Unveils X99A GODLIKE Gaming Motherboard

With Mystic Light RGB LEDs, Audio Boost 3 PRO, and Killer DoubleShot-X3 PRO, the new gaming motherboard boasts a gameplay experience that is out of this world. By ChannelPro

Motherboard manufacturer MSI has unveiled the X99A GODLIKE gaming motherboard, featuring Killer DoubleShot-X3 Pro, Turbo M.2 connectivity, USB 3.1 Type-A and Type-C, and Mystic Light gaming-oriented LED.

The X99A GODLIKE gaming is a RGB LED motherboard, supporting more than 2000 colors and style presets such as breathing, flashing, and waving. Users can choose from 2048 different colors to suit their system’s design with the Mystic Light App available on PC, phone, and tablet.

Killer DoubleShot-X3 Pro allows the 2x killer Ethernet connectors and the Killer 1535 Wi-Fi adapter to work together. The Killer Network Manager decides which apps runs on which connection for gaming traffic optimization. This gives users a throughput as high as 2.867 Gbps. In addition, the latest Killer 1535 Wi-Fi AC provides ExtremeRange Technology, including Transmit Beamforming, MU-MIMO Support, and external amplifiers.

The motherboard also features Audio Boost 3 PRO, powered by Nahimic sound technology, with a Hi-Fi ESS 9018K2M DAC. This sound card delivers 120dB SNR 192 kHz/32-bit of sound via a dedicated 6.3mm stereo headphone out.

Specifications for the X99A GODLIKE gaming motherboard:

 

Socket

LGA 2011-3

CPU (Max Support)

Intel Core i7 processors

Baseclock/Hyper Transport

 

100 / 125 / 167MHz

Chipset

Intel X99 Express Chipset

 

DDR4 Memory

DDR4 2133/2200*/2400*/2600*/2666*/2750*/ 2800*/3000*/3110*/3333*/3400*(*OC)

Memory Channel

Quad

DIMM Slots

8

Max Memory

128 GB

PCI-Ex16

5

PCI-E Gen

Gen3

SATA Express

1

SATAIII

10 (2 x ports reserved for SATA Express port) - 6Gb/s

M.2 port

1  - 32Gb/s

RAID

0/1/5/10(SATA1~6 only)

LAN

10/100/1000

USB 3.1 ports(Front)

4 (Gen1)

USB 3.1 ports (Rear)

4 (Gen1), 2(Gen2)

USB 2.0 ports (Front)

4

USB 2.0 ports (Rear)

2

Audio ports (Rear)

5+Optical SPDIF

Form Factor

E-ATX

SLI

Y

3-way SLI

Y

4-way SLI

Y

CrossFire

Y

For additional information, including availability and price, visit http://www.msi.com/product/mb/X99A-GODLIKE-GAMING.html.

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