Compare Motherboards: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON vs Z270 GAMING M5

MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON

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MSI Z270 GAMING M5

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Price
$204.00
$286.80
Availability In Stock In Stock
Pangoly Score 92 87
Brand MSI MSI
Model Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON Z270 GAMING M5
Release Date January 2017 January 2017
TDP 70 Watts 70 Watts
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Series
Socket LGA1151 LGA1151
Form factor ATX ATX
Chipset Intel Z270 Intel Z270
Supported Memory DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2800Mhz 3000Mhz 3200Mhz 3600Mhz 3800Mhz
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2800Mhz 3000Mhz 3200Mhz 3600Mhz 3800Mhz
Audio Chipset Realtek ALC1220 Realtek ALC1220
Audio Channels 7.1 Channels 7.1 Channels
LAN Chipset Intel I219-V Killer E2500
Max LAN Speed 10/100/1000Mbps 10/100/1000Mbps
SLI Support
CrossFire Support
RAID Support
Onboard USB 3.0
SATA 3 Gbps Ports 0 0
SATA 6 Gbps Ports 6 6
SATA Express Ports 0 0
M.2 Ports 2 2
mSATA Slots 0 0
RAM Slots 4 4
Maximum Supported RAM 64GB 64GB
Critic Reviews

"Z270 is essentially an improved version of the Z170 platform. Everything about the Z170 platform has been polished to a mirror sheen with the Z270. With that said, however, it still can't be denied that the jump from Haswell to Skylake, and even Kaby ..."

"Z270 Gaming M5 looks quite different from its Z170 predecessor and I mean in the right direction, proving that MSI innovates with every family of motherboards. The new board gained tremendously in aspect, just by having the plastic cover on the left. ..."

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