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MSI A520M-A PRO AMD Socket AM4 Motherboard

CCL Code: MBD2923
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Manufacturer Code: A520M-A PRO
| Manufacturer: MSI
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  • MSI A520M-A PRO AMD Socket AM4 Motherboard
  • MSI A520M-A PRO AMD Socket AM4 Motherboard
  • MSI A520M-A PRO AMD Socket AM4 Motherboard
  • MSI A520M-A PRO AMD Socket AM4 Motherboard
  • MSI A520M-A PRO AMD Socket AM4 Motherboard
  • MSI A520M-A PRO AMD Socket AM4 Motherboard
  • MSI A520M-A PRO AMD Socket AM4 Motherboard

Key Features:

Socket AM4
4 x SATA & 6 x USB Ports
HDMI and DVI
AMD A520 Chipset
DDR4 (max 64GB, 2 slots)
mATX Form Factor

£54.95

inc VAT

Available for delivery from Tuesday 4th October

20+ In Stock Now

Buying in bulk? Contact our business team here.

Overview

A520M-A PRO
BUSINESS ELEGANCE
MSI A520M-A PRO overview
MSI 4K Support 4K Support
Onboard HDMI supports up to 4K UHD resolution.
MSI Audio Boost Audio Boost
Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality for the most immersive gaming experience.
MSI Core Boost Core Boost
With premium layout and digital power design to support more cores and provide better performance.
MSI DDR4 BOOST DDR4 Boost
The fully isolated DDR circuit to deliver pure data signals for the best performance and stability.
MSI 2oz Thickened Copper PCB 2oz Thickened Copper PCB
An enhanced PCB design improves heat dissipation and performance reliability.
 
MSI A520M-A PRO & 7G07R
 
MSI A520M-A PRO CORE BOOST
Core Boost
Core Boost technology combines MSI’s premium layout and digital power design which allows for faster and undistorted current delivery to the CPU at pin-point precision. Not only supporting multi-core CPU, but creating the perfect conditions for your CPU overclocking.
 
MSI B550 -A PRO PCB WITH 2OZ THICKENED COPPER
PCB WITH 2OZ THICKENED COPPER
An enhanced PCB design with 2oz thickened copper increases conductivity, improving heat dissipation and performance reliability especially during overclocking.
 
MSI A520M -A PRO TURBO M.2
TURBO M.2
Running at PCI-E Gen3 x4 maximizes performance for NVMe based SSDs.
 
MSI A520M-A PRO UNMATCHED MEMORY PERFORMANCE
UNMATCHED MEMORY PERFORMANCE
MSI motherboards are crammed with features to fuel your system’s memory with more speed, higher overclockability and increased stability. Optimized traces and a fully isolated memory circuitry ensures perfect stability and performance, so you never have to worry about your system crashing.
 
MSI A520M-A PRO AUDIO BOOST
AUDIO BOOST

Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality. MSI Audio Boost delivers the highest sound quality through the use of premium quality audio components. This lets you enjoy breathtaking, studio quality sound to create the most immersive sound experience.

 

Main Features

  • Support 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen Desktop Processors and AMD Ryzen 4000 G-Series Desktop Processors
  • Supports DDR4 Memory, up to 4600(OC) MHz
  • Turbo M.2: Running at PCI-E Gen3 x4 maximizes performance for NVMe based SSDs
  • Core Boost: With premium layout and digital power design to support more cores and provide better performance.
  • DDR4 Boost: Advanced technology to deliver pure data signals for the best performance and stability.
  • 2oz Thickened Copper PCB: An enhanced PCB design improves heat dissipation and performance reliability.
  • Audio Boost: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality
  • Dragon Center: A brand new software which integrates all MSI exclusive tools with user friendly user interface.
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  • AMD Ryzen 5 4600G 3.7GHz
  • 8GB Kingston DDR4 Memory
  • MSI A520M-A PRO
  • Radeon
  • 3 Years Warranty
Specifications

CPU

CPU Socket Socket AM4
CPU Brand AMD
Installed Processors (Max) 0 (1)
Supported Processor Manufacturer AMD
Supported Processors 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen Desktop Processors and AMD Ryzen 4000 G-Series Desktop Processors
64-bit Support Yes
Socket AM4

Rear Panel I/O Ports

USB Ports 4 x USB 3.0
2 x USB 2.0
HDMI Port 1 x HDMI 2.1
Keyboard Port 1 x PS/2
Mouse Port 1 x PS/2
RJ-45 Ports 1 x RJ-45
Digital Port 1 x DVI-D
Audio Line In Ports 1 x 3.5mm Jack
Audio Line Out Ports 1 x 3.5mm Jack
Microphone In Port 1 x 3.5mm Jack

Internal I/O Connectors

SATA Connectors 4 x SATA III
USB Connectors 1 x USB 3.0 header (supports 2 ports)
2 x USB 2.0 headers (supports 4 ports)
Front Panel Connectors 1 x Front Panel
1 x Front Audio
Cooling Fan Support 1 x CPU fan header
1 x System fan header
Chassis Intrusion Connector 1 x Chassis Intrusion header
TPM Header 1 x TPM header
Power Connector Port 1 x 20+4-pin ATX
1 x 4-pin EPS
Other Connectors 1 x M.2, Socket 3, M Key (Type 2242/2260/2280)

Memory

Memory Bus Speed 2667/ 2800 /2933 /3000 /3066 /3200 /3466 /3600/ 3733 /3866 /4000 /4133 /4266 /4400/ 4600+ MHz
Memory Type DDR4
Maximum RAM 64 GB
Memory Slot 2 x DIMM

Motherboard

Chipset Manufacturer AMD
Northbridge A520
RAID Supported Yes
RAID Format RAID 0, 1, 10
SATA Supported Yes

Expansion

Number of PCI Express Slots 1 x PCI Express 3.0 x16
1 x PCI Express 3.0 x1

Graphics Device

Integrated Graphics Supported Yes

Sound

Integrated Sound Realtek ALC892

Warranty

Warranty 3 Years

Network

Integrated Network Realtek RTL8111H
Network Speeds Supported 10/100/1000 Mbps
Wireless LAN No
Bluetooth No

System Requirements

Operating Systems Supported Microsoft Windows 10 64-bit

System

Jumpers 1 x Clear CMOS

Physical

Form Factor MicroATX Motherboard
In The Box Motherboard
Quick Installation Guide
MSI Case Badge
2 x SATA Cables
Product Registration Card
I/O Shield
Driver DVD
Width 236 mm
Length 200 mm

Key Features

Total M.2 Slots 1
Maximum NVMe M.2 ports 1
Maximum SATA M.2 ports 1
SATA ports 4
No. of front USB2.0 ports supported 4
No. of front USB3.0 ports supported 2
Firewire No
Wireless Network No
Memory Channel Dual
On-board Audio Type 7.1
Number of SATA Ports 4 port(s)
Number of USB Ports 6 port(s)
SATA III Support Yes
USB 3.0 Support Yes
Multi GPU Support No
VGA Connection No
DVI Connection Yes
HDMI Connection Yes
DisplayPort Connection No
Motherboard Form Factor mATX
Motherboard Power Connectors 4-Pin
Motherboard Chipset AMD A520
Thunderbolt No
Motherboard Model MSI A520M-A PRO
USB 3.1 Support No
Internal USB3.0 Header Yes
M.2 Support Yes
On-board RGB Control None
Memory Speed 4600 MHz
RGB Header Type None
Addressable RGB No
Power Requirement (auto) 60 W
Max Memory Speed Supported (Non-overclocked) 3200 MHz
Max Memory Speed Supported (overclocked) 4600 MHz
CPU Power Pins (female) 4

Item Details

Manufacturer MSI
Manufacturer Code A520M-A PRO
EAN 4719072749927
UPC 824142224007
Condition New
Warranty

Warranty Information

Warranty 3 Years

Manufacturer Information

Manufacturer MSI
Manufacturer Code A520M-A PRO
Questions and Answers

Do you have you a question about the MSI A520M-A PRO AMD Socket AM4 A520 Chipset MicroATX Motherboard?

Q: does this board have pcie 4.0 support?
Answer by Website User on 4th August 2022
No, this is limited to PCIe 3.0.
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Q: Would a Ryzen 5 5500 work straight out if the box, in this board. Thanks
Answer by Website User on 27th June 2022
Probably not right now, as this requires BIOS v19 so that's quite recent.
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Q: What bios is it running out of the box
Answer by Website User on 27th June 2022
It depends on when it was manufactured this will vary over time
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Q: I am trying to build a pc - I have a amd ryzen 5 5600g processor - does this motherboard require the cmos to be updated for it to recognise it - ta
Answer by Website User on 27th June 2022
This CPU should be fine
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Reviews
4.0 / 5 1 review

Qasim

6 months ago

Came in good condition but was unfortunately not compatible with my CPU

MSI A520M-A PRO AMD Socket AM4 Motherboard

A520M-A PRO

£54.95

inc VAT

Available for delivery from Tuesday 4th October

20+ In Stock Now

Buying in bulk? Contact our business team here.

CCL Code: MBD2923