Compare Motherboards: MSI H170I Pro AC vs ASRock X370 Taichi

MSI H170I Pro AC

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ASRock X370 Taichi

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$159.99
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Availability - In Stock
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Brand MSI ASRock
Model H170I PRO AC
  • X370 Taichi
  • 90-MXB500-A0UAYZ
Release Date - February 2017
TDP 30 Watts 70 Watts
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Series
Socket LGA1151 AM4
Form factor Mini ITX ATX
Chipset Intel H170 AMD X370
Supported Memory DDR4:
2133Mhz
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2666Mhz
Audio Chipset Realtek ALC887 Realtek ALC1220
Audio Channels 7.1 Channels 7.1 Channels
LAN Chipset Realtek 8111H Intel i211AT
Max LAN Speed 10/100/1000Mbps 10/100/1000Mbps
SLI Support No Yes
CrossFire Support No Yes
RAID Support Yes Yes
Onboard USB 3.0 Yes Yes
SATA 3 Gbps Ports 0 0
SATA 6 Gbps Ports 4 10
SATA Express Ports 0 0
M.2 Ports 1 2
mSATA Slots 0 0
RAM Slots 2 4
Maximum Supported RAM 32GB 64GB
Critic Reviews -

"At around £230, ASRock’s X370 Taichi offers strong value for money. Gigabyte’s slightly-cheaper Aorus AX370-Gaming 5 is a noteworthy competitor, as is ASUS’ slight more expensive Crosshair VI Hero. However, ASRock’s X370 Taichi is a different approach to the high-end X370 motherboard that offers enough of its own unique features to appeal to a powe ..."

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Compare Motherboards: MSI H170I Pro AC vs ASRock X370 Taichi. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better Motherboard.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the MSI H170I Pro AC:

  • Around 57% lower thermal design power.

Reasons to pick the ASRock X370 Taichi:

  • MSI H170I Pro AC is obsolete and not available anymore.
  • Supports NVIDIA SLI.
  • Supports AMD CrossFire.
  • Supports the following RAM types not supported by counterpart: DDR4 2400MHz, 2666MHz
  • +6 Ports SATA 6Gb/s.
  • +1 Ports M.2.
  • +2 RAM slots.
  • +32GB maximum RAM supported.
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