MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC Review & Specifications

MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC ATX

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Supports 8th Generation Intel Core, Pentium, and Celeron Processors for Socket LGA 1151
Intel Z370 Express Chipset
Form Factor: ATX
4 x DDR4 memory slots supporting up 64GB
Supports 2-Way NVIDIA SLI

Specs Overview

Model Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC
Release Date October 2017
Series
Socket LGA1151
Form factor ATX
Chipset Intel Z370
Supported Memory DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2666Mhz 2800Mhz 3000Mhz 3200Mhz 3300Mhz 3333Mhz 3400Mhz 3466Mhz 3600Mhz 3733Mhz 3866Mhz 4000Mhz
Audio Chipset Realtek ALC1220
Audio Channels 7.1-Channel High Definition AudioSupports S/PDIF output
LAN Chipset Intel I219-V
Max LAN Speed 10/100/1000Mbps
SLI Support
CrossFire Support
RAID Support
Onboard USB 3.0
SATA 3 Gbps Ports 0
SATA 6 Gbps Ports 6
SATA Express Ports 0
M.2 Ports 2
mSATA Slots 0
RAM Slots 4
Maximum Supported RAM 64GB

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It looks the part, has 802.11ac Wi-Fi and is loaded with a fantastic BIOS – this is the Intel ATX board to...

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The MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC is available for US$200. A board truly designed for GAMING Excellent power efficiency - VRM ready for overclocking Intel LAN Bundled PCIe Wi-Fi card Decent drive performance Dual 32 Gb/s M.2 ports Fan control could...

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Processor

Supports 8th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors, and Intel® Pentium® and Celeron® Processors for Socket LGA1151

See supported processors

Chipset

Intel® Z370 Chipset

Memory

  • 4 x DDR4 memory slots, support up to 64GB
    • Supports DDR4 4000+(OC)/ 3866(OC)/ 3733(OC)/ 3600(OC)/ 3466(OC)/ 3400(OC)/ 3333(OC)/ 3300(OC)/ 3200(OC)/ 3000(OC) /2800(OC)/ 2667/ 2400/ 2133 MHz1
  • Supports Dual-Channel mode
  • Supports non-ECC, un-buffered memory
  • Supports Intel® Extreme Memory Profile (XMP)
  1. Please refer to the Compatibility for more information on compatible memory

See supported memory

Slots

  • 3 x PCIe 3.0 x16 slots (support x16/x0/x4, x8/x8/x4 modes)
  • 3 x PCIe 3.0 x1 slots

Onboard Graphics

  • 1 x HDMI™ port, supports a maximum resolution of 4096x2160@30Hz, 2560x1600@60Hz
  • 1 x DisplayPort port, supports a maximum resolution of 4096X2304@24Hz, 3840X2160@60Hz,1920X1200@60Hz

Multi-GPU

  • Supports 2-Way NVIDIA® SLI™ Technology
  • Supports 3-Way AMD CrossFire™ Technology

Storage

Intel® Z370 Chipset

  • 6 x SATA 6Gb/s ports1
  • 2 x M.2 slots (Key M)
    • Support up to PCIe 3.0 x4 and SATA 6Gb/s
    • Support PCIe 3.0 x4 NVMe U.2 SSD with Turbo U.2 Host Card2
    • M2_1 slot supports 2242/ 2260 /2280/ 22110 storage devices
    • M2_2 slot supports 2242/ 2260 /2280 storage devices
    • Intel® Optane™ Memory Ready for all M.2 slots3
  1. M.2 and SATA ports maximum support 1x M.2 PCIe SSD + 1x M.2 SATA SSD + 5x SATA HDDs.
  2. The Turbo U.2 Host Card is not included, please purchase separately.
  3. Before using Intel® Optane™ memory modules, please ensure that you have updated the drivers and BIOS to the latest version from MSI website.

RAID

Intel® Z370 Chipset

  • Supports RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5 and RAID 10 for SATA storage devices
  • Supports RAID 0, RAID 1 for M.2 PCIe storage devices1
  1. M.2 PCIe RAID volume can be created with M.2 GENIE.

USB

ASMedia® ASM3142 Chipset

  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 (SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps) Type-C port on the back panel
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 (SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps) Type-A port on the back panel

Intel® Z370 Chipset

  • 8 x USB 3.1 Gen1 (SuperSpeed USB) ports (4 Type-A ports on the back panel, 4 ports available through the internal USB connectors)
  • 6 x USB 2.0 (High-speed USB) ports (2 Type-A ports on the back panel, 4 ports available through the internal USB connectors)

Audio

Realtek® ALC1220 Codec

  • 7.1-Channel High Definition Audio
  • Supports S/PDIF output

LAN

  • 1 x Intel I219-V Gigabit LAN controller

Wirsless LAN & Bluetooth®

Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265 card

  • Supports Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual band (2.4GHz, 5GHz) up to 867 Mbps speed.
  • Supports Dual Mode Bluetooth® 2.1, 2.1+EDR, 3.0, 4.0, BLE, 4.2

Internal connectors

  • 1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector
  • 1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector
  • 6 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors
  • 2 x USB 3.1 Gen1 connectors (supports additional 4 USB 3.1 Gen1 ports)
  • 2 x USB 2.0 connectors (supports additional 4 USB 2.0 ports)
  • 1 x 4-pin CPU fan connector
  • 1 x 4-pin water pump fan connector
  • 4 x 4-pin system fan connectors
  • 1 x Front panel audio connector
  • 2 x Front panel connectors
  • 2 x 5050 RGB LED strip 12V connectors
  • 1 x WS2812B Individually Addressable RGB LED strip 5V connector
  • 1 x CORSAIR Individually Addressable RGB LED strip 5V connector
  • 1 x TPM module connector
  • 1 x Chassis Intrusion connector
  • 1 x Clear CMOS jumper

Back panel ports

  1. Keyboard / Mouse
  2. USB 3.1 Gen1
  3. Intel® Gigabit LAN
  4. Golden Audio Connectors
  5. USB 2.0
  6. DisplayPort
  7. USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-A/C
  8. HDMI
  9. USB 3.1 Gen1
  10. Optical S/PDIF-Out

MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC back panel ports

Dimensions

  • 12 in. x 9.6 in. (30.4 cm x 24.3 cm)
  • ATX Form Factor

Mounting

9 mounting holes

Box content

MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC box content

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