Compare Motherboards: MSI H170I Pro AC vs ASRock Z270 Taichi

MSI H170I Pro AC

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ASRock Z270 Taichi

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Price
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$268.63
Availability - In Stock
Pangoly Score - -
Brand MSI ASRock
Model H170I PRO AC Z270 Taichi
Release Date - January 2017
TDP 30 Watts 70 Watts
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Series
Socket LGA1151 LGA1151
Form factor Mini ITX ATX
Chipset Intel H170 Intel Z270
Supported Memory DDR4:
2133Mhz
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2800Mhz 2933Mhz 3200Mhz 3600Mhz 3733Mhz
Audio Chipset Realtek ALC887 Realtek ALC1220
Audio Channels 7.1 Channels 7.1 Channels
LAN Chipset Realtek 8111H Intel I219-V
Max LAN Speed 10/100/1000Mbps Dual 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 6
SATA Express Ports 0 2
M.2 Ports 1 3
mSATA Slots 0 0
RAM Slots 2 4
Maximum Supported RAM 32GB 64GB
Critic Reviews -

"The ASRock Z270 Taichi is an excellent motherboard for 7th Generation Intel processor users, especially if you want a board that works great as an all-rounder. It is feature rich in every area possible – from easy debugging, to device connectivity, to storage and down to even performance tweaking."

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Compare Motherboards: MSI H170I Pro AC vs ASRock Z270 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 Z270 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  • MSI H170I Pro AC is obsolete and not available anymore.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, 2800MHz, 2933MHz, 3200MHz, 3600MHz, 3733MHz
  • +2 Ports SATA 6Gb/s.
  • +2 Ports SATA Express.
  • +2 Ports M.2.
  • +2 RAM slots.
  • +32GB maximum RAM supported.
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