Compare Motherboards: Asus M5A78L-M Plus/USB3 vs MSI Z370I GAMING PRO CARBON AC

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Asus M5A78L-M Plus/USB3

MSI Z370I GAMING PRO CARBON AC

Price
$124.37
Price
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Availability
In Stock
Availability
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Brand
Asus
Brand
MSI
Model
M5A78L-M Plus/USB3
Model
Z370I GAMING PRO CARBON AC
Release Date
📅 September 2018

* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.

Release Date
📅 November 2017

* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.

TDP
🔌 70 Watts
TDP
🔌 30 Watts
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Series
Series
Socket
AM3+
Socket
LGA1151
Form factor
Micro ATX
Form factor
Mini ITX
Chipset
AMD A78
Chipset
Intel Z370
Supported Memory
DDR3:
1066Mhz 1333Mhz 1600Mhz 1800Mhz 1866Mhz 2000Mhz
* High clock speeds may require enabling the XMP profile in the motherboard BIOS
** Memory compatibility support may also depends on the CPU memory controller
Supported Memory
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2666Mhz 2800Mhz 3000Mhz 3200Mhz 3300Mhz 3333Mhz 3400Mhz 3466Mhz 3600Mhz 3733Mhz 3866Mhz 4000Mhz 4133Mhz 4266Mhz 4333Mhz 4400Mhz 4500Mhz
* High clock speeds may require enabling the XMP profile in the motherboard BIOS
** Memory compatibility support may also depends on the CPU memory controller
ECC RAM Support
No
ECC RAM Support
No
Audio Chipset
Realtek ALC887
Audio Chipset
Realtek ALC1220
Audio Channels
-
Audio Channels
7.1-Channel High Definition Audio
Supports S/PDIF output
LAN Chipset
Realtek 8111H
LAN Chipset
Intel I219-V
Max LAN Speed
10/100/1000Mbps
Max LAN Speed
10/100/1000Mbps
SLI Support
No
SLI Support
No
CrossFire Support
No
CrossFire Support
No
RAID Support
No
RAID Support
Yes
Back I/O Ports
-
Back I/O Ports
-
Wireless LAN
No
Wireless LAN
Yes
SATA 3 Gbps Ports
0
SATA 3 Gbps Ports
0
SATA 6 Gbps Ports
6
SATA 6 Gbps Ports
4
SATA Express Ports
0
SATA Express Ports
0
M.2 Ports
0
M.2 Ports
1
mSATA Slots
0
mSATA Slots
0
RAM Slots
4
RAM Slots
2
Maximum Supported RAM
32GB
Maximum Supported RAM
32GB
Critic Reviews
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Critic Reviews

"Buyers who want a super-fast, super-stable, super-efficient Mini ITX board will probably love the Z370I Gaming Pro Carbon AC. Buyers who think they’re paying for features will probably buy something with more features."

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Compare Motherboards: Asus M5A78L-M Plus/USB3 🆚 MSI Z370I GAMING PRO CARBON AC. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better Motherboard.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the Asus M5A78L-M Plus/USB3:

  • MSI Z370I GAMING PRO CARBON AC is obsolete and not available anymore in the selected store.
  • Newer Product, it was released around 10 months later.
  • +2 Ports SATA 6Gb/s.
  • +2 RAM slots.

Reasons to pick the MSI Z370I GAMING PRO CARBON AC:

  • Around 57% lower thermal design power.
  • Supports RAID.
  • Wireless LAN Integrated.
  • +1 Ports M.2.
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