Compare Motherboards: MSI H170I Pro AC vs Gigabyte GA-990FX-Gaming

MSI H170I Pro AC

Compare

Gigabyte GA-990FX-Gaming

Compare
Price
- -
Availability - -
Pangoly Score - -
Brand MSI Gigabyte
Model H170I PRO AC GA-990FX-Gaming
Release Date - -
TDP 30 Watts 70 Watts
Price history - -
Suggested PC builds
-
-
Pros - -
Cons - -
Series -
Socket LGA1151 AM3+
Form factor Mini ITX ATX
Chipset Intel H170 AMD 990FX
Supported Memory DDR4:
2133Mhz
DDR3:
1066Mhz 1333Mhz 1600Mhz 1866Mhz 2000Mhz
Audio Chipset Realtek ALC887 -
Audio Channels 7.1 Channels -
LAN Chipset Realtek 8111H -
Max LAN Speed 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 0
M.2 Ports 1 1
mSATA Slots 0 0
RAM Slots 2 4
Maximum Supported RAM 32GB 32GB
Critic Reviews -

"The Gigabyte 990FX-Gaming could be a good option for gamers looking to invest in the AM3+ platform. The board offers support for AMD’s aging hardware, but it does so whilst also deploying modern features such as USB 3.1 Type-C, PCIe NVMe M.2, and an upgradeable audio solution."

Options
Compare Motherboards: MSI H170I Pro AC vs Gigabyte GA-990FX-Gaming. 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 Gigabyte GA-990FX-Gaming:

  • Supports NVIDIA SLI.
  • Supports AMD CrossFire.
  • +2 Ports SATA 6Gb/s.
  • +2 RAM slots.
Found an incorrect information on this page? Contact us and we will fix it as soon as possible.

Popular comparisons

My comparisons

    Spotlight

    $58 $58
    View all PC parts deals ►