MSI, world leading in motherboards, is the world’s first motherboard brand to fully support the next generation in storage control, NVM Express. All MSI motherboards sporting Intel 9 series chipsets including X99, Z97 and H97 are now supported. MSI has prepared BIOS updates which are now available for download. NVM Express is the next generation PCI Express storage standard introducing lower latency and lower power consumption but increased transfer speeds compared to the legacy AHCI controller.
Welcome to another Case Mod Friday showcase! This week we have James Fislar’s “Red Dragon” build. This is a completely custom system that James Fislar aka “Jjsky500 PC Mods” built for MSI for CES 2015. As you can see it has a very unique design featuring MSI’s “Dragon” logo. The mod features an X99 system with a custom cooling loop and as you can guess lots of black and red!
MSI showed us a new motherboard that they are working on, the Z97A Gaming 6. It will be their first motherboard to make use of USB 3.1 and use the new C-Type USB connector. The new C-Type USB connector is reversible, which means you can use either end in both your motherboard and whichever peripheral you are using with the motherboard.
MSI has a new flagship headset, DS-502, which is a virtual 7.1 channel gaming headset. MSI has packed in a lot features to DS-502, from improved passive noise-reduction with large sized earpads to better sound quality across the board.
MSI announced their GTX 970 Gaming 4G Golden Edition graphics card not that long ago, but when visiting with them at CES 2015 we were able to get our hands on the card to really check it out. The reason MSI calls this card the golden edition is that the entire heatsink is made of pure copper!
One of MSI’s latest X99 motherboards, the X99S SLI Plus has just achieved the world’s fastest DDR4 memory clock speed. Using Kingston’s HyperX DDR4 4GB memory overclocker Toppc was able to get the memory running at an impressive 4032 MHz!
MSI, world leading in motherboard technology, announces the true mini-ITX gaming solution, featuring ACK powered by Killer DoubleShot Pro, M.2 connectivity and a whole new gaming oriented PCB design. Gamers around the world looking for a powerful small-sized gaming machine with all the necessary bells & whistles can now get excited.
EK Water Blocks has just introduced a new full-cover water block that is designed specifically for MSI’s Gaming 4G Series NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 graphics cards. The full-cover water block is being called the EK-FC970 GTX TF5.
Earlier this month we showed you the reveal of MSI’s GeForce GTX 970 Golden Edition and now MSI has officially announced the card. As you can see from the photo below MSI is really taking the golden thing seriously even making the retail box all gold!
MSI is proud to announce the availability of the new R9 290X GAMING 8G graphics card. Packed with 8 Gigabyte GDDR5 memory operating at 5500MHz and all the extra features stuffed with it, the new 290X GAMING 8G is sure to drive UltraHD gaming resolutions without any problem. The MSI Twin Frozr IV Advanced ensures your card runs cool so you can enjoy maximum performance while AMD’s PowerTune technology enables the R9 290X GAMING 8G to run at highest clock speeds.