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MSI B560-A PRO Intel Socket 1200 Motherboard

CCL Code: MBD3131
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Manufacturer Code: B560-A PRO
| Manufacturer: MSI
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  • MSI B560-A PRO Intel Socket 1200 Motherboard
  • MSI B560-A PRO Intel Socket 1200 Motherboard
  • MSI B560-A PRO Intel Socket 1200 Motherboard
  • MSI B560-A PRO Intel Socket 1200 Motherboard
  • MSI B560-A PRO Intel Socket 1200 Motherboard
  • MSI B560-A PRO Intel Socket 1200 Motherboard
  • MSI B560-A PRO Intel Socket 1200 Motherboard

Key Features:

Socket 1200
6 x SATA & 9 x USB Ports
HDMI and Display Port
Intel B560 Chipset
DDR4 (max 128GB, 4 slots)
ATX Form Factor

Was £113.33

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£107.36

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Available for delivery from Wednesday 28th September

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Overview
B560-A PRO
Exclusive features
MSI B560-A PRO CORNERSTONE overview
Core Boost Technology
Core Boost Technology

Combining 8+4 pin power connectors and premium layout design, that is ready for unleashing the maximum performance.

6 layer PCB with 2oz Thickened Copper
6 layer PCB with 2oz Thickened Copper

6 layer PCB with 2oz thickened copper provides higher performance and long-lasting system stability without any compromise.

Digital PWM
Digital PWM

Highest quality component digital power IC makes sure your system runs smoothly under the most extreme conditions.

PCIe Steel Armor
PCIe Steel Armor

Protecting VGA cards against bending and EMI for better performance, stability and strength.

B560-A PRO
premium thermal solutions
MSI B560-A PRO THERMAL overview
Extended Heatsink
Extended Heatsink

MSI extended PWM heatsink and enhanced circuit design ensures even high-end processors to run in full speed.

M.2 Shield Frozr
M.2 Shield Frozr

Strengthened built-in M.2 thermal solution. Keeps M.2 SSDs safe while preventing throttling, making them run faster.

Pump Fan Support
Pump Fan Support

Control watercooling pump speeds for best flow and noise control.

B560-A PRO
HIGH-SPEED TRANSMISSION
MSI B560-A PRO LIGHTNING overview
2.5G Network Solution
2.5G Network Solution

Featuring premium 2.5G LAN with LAN manager delivers better network experience.

Lightning USB 20G
Lightning USB 20G

Built-in USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 port, offers the 20Gbps transmission speed, 4X faster than USB 3.2 Gen 1.

DDR4 Boost
DDR4 Boost

The fully isolated DDR circuit to deliver pure data signals for the best gaming and overclocking performance.

Lightning Gen 4 Solution
Lightning Gen 4 Solution

The latest Gen 4 PCI-E and M.2 solution with up to 64GB/s bandwidth for maximum transfer speed.

MSI B560-A PRO & MAG VAMPIRIC 300R & MAG CORELIQUID 240R & MPG A750GF
MSI B560-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 B560-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 B560-A PRO Double Power Connectors
Double Power Connectors
8 + 4-pin connectors delivering adequate power supply for multi-core CPU, unleash the ultimate performance with the most reliable motherboard for best gaming experience and extreme overclocking.
MSI B560-A PRO extended heatsink
EXTENDED HEATSINK
Metal extended heatsink enlarge the surface of heat dissipation, ensures even high-end processors to run in full speed.
MSI B560-A PRO USB Type-C ready in both Front case panel & Rear IO
USB Type-C ready in both Front case panel & Rear IO
Get all the performance benefits from the USB Type-C connector. This reversible USB connector allows for effortless connecting of USB devices.
MSI B560-A PRO LIGHTNING GEN 4 M.2 WITH M.2 SHIELD FROZR
LIGHTNING GEN 4 M.2 WITH M.2 SHIELD FROZR
Cooling your NVMe SSD delays throttling which results in higher overall performance. Part of the motherboards heatsink design which helps avoid SSD throttling by offering the best thermal protection.
MSI B560-A PRO FASTER LIGHTNING USB 20G
FASTER LIGHTNING USB 20G
The transmission speed of the latest USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 reaches up to 20Gbps, which is four times faster than USB 3.2 Gen 1 solution. B560-A PRO offers stable high speed transmission by reversible Type-C as well as read and write your files over USB faster than ever.
MSI B560-A PRO 12 + 2 +1 DUET RAIL POWER SYSTEM
12 + 2 +1 DUET RAIL POWER SYSTEM
Unleash and sustain maximum performance with an aggressive VRM design with concurrent stable power delivery. Combining 8+4 pin power connectors and exclusive Core Boost technology, B560-A PRO motherboard is ready to sustain heavy daily work.
  • 8+4 Pin CPU Power connectors
  • 12 Duet Rail CPU PowerSystem
  • 2 phases GT Power
  • 1 phase SA Power
  • Digital PWM IC
MSI B560-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 B560-A PRO MAXIMIUM DATA TRANSFER WITH 2.5G LAN
MAXIMIUM DATA TRANSFER WITH 2.5G LAN
B560-A PRO features high-bandwidth and low-latency dual Ethernet networks for demanding creators and power users. Onboard 2.5Gbps connectivity provides incredible data transfer speed faster than ever before. MSI LAN Manager automatically classifies and prioritizes the latency-sensitive for your applications, giving you the best online experience with low latency.
MSI B560-A PRO EASY TO ARRANGE YOUR CABLES
EASY TO ARRANGE YOUR CABLES
Not clever at cable arrangement? MSI Atypical PCB design not only the identity of stylish but also makes SATA and USB cable routing easier. Arranges cable neatly even you are not familiar with system build.
MSI B560-A PRO MULTIPLE GPU SUPPORTS AND STEEL ARMOR
MULTIPLE GPU SUPPORTS AND STEEL ARMOR
B560-A PRO supports multiple GPU solution. Optimal PCI-Express slot placement allows for better fitting and airflow. That way, you can enjoy the best graphics at the highest framerate jumping from your screen when running an AMD CrossFire™ setup. Steel Armor has more solder points on the PCB for more strength and protects the PCI-Express signals against electromagnetic interference for a stutter-free user experience.

Main Features

  • Supports 10th Gen Intel Core, 11th Gen Intel Core, Pentium Gold and Celeron processors for LGA 1200 socket
  • Supports DDR4 Memory, up to 5066(OC) MHz
  • Lightning Fast Experience: PCIe 4.0, Lightning Gen4 x4 M.2 with M.2 Shield Frozr, Intel Turbo USB 3.2 Gen 2
  • Premium Thermal Solution: Extended Heatsink Design and M.2 Shield Frozr are built for high performance system and non-stop works
  • 2.5G LAN: Upgraded network solution for professional and multimedia use. Delivers a secure, stable and fast network connection
  • Intel Turbo USB 3.2 Gen 2: Powered by Intel USB 3.2 Gen2 controller, Turbo USB ensures an uninterrupted connection with more stability and fastest USB speeds
  • Audio Boost: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality
  • Multi-GPU: With Steel armor PCI-E slots. Supports 2-Way AMD Crossfire
Specifications

CPU

CPU Socket Socket 1200
CPU Brand Intel
Installed Processors (Max) 0 (1)
Supported Processor Manufacturer Intel
Supported Processors 11th Gen Intel Core Processors, 10th Gen Intel Core Processors, Pentium Gold and Celeron Processor
64-bit Support Yes
Socket LGA1200

Rear Panel I/O Ports

USB Ports 1 x USB-C 3.2
4 x USB 3.0
4 x USB 2.0
DisplayPorts 1 x DisplayPort 1.4
HDMI Port 1 x HDMI 2.0b
RJ-45 Ports 1 x RJ-45
Audio Line In Ports 1 x 3.5mm Jack
Audio Line Out Ports 3 x 3.5mm Jacks
Microphone In Port 1 x 3.5mm Jack
S/PDIF Port 1 x S/PDIF Optical Out

Internal I/O Connectors

SATA Connectors 6 x SATA III
USB Connectors 1 x USB-C 3.1 header (supports 1 port)
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 Water Pump fan header
5 x System fan headers
Thunderbolt Port(s) 1 x TBT3 header (supports RTD3)
Chassis Intrusion Connector 1 x Chassis Intrusion header
TPM Header 1 x TPM header
Power Connector Port 1 x 24-pin ATX
1 x 8-pin EPS
1 x 4-pin EPS
1 x 6-pin PCIe
Other Connectors 1 x M.2 slot, Key M, Type 2242/2260/2280/22110 (PCIe Gen4 only)
1 x M.2, Key M, Type 2242/2260/2280 (PCIe Gen3 only)
1 x M.2, Key M, Type 2242/2260/2280 (PCIe Gen3 or SATA)
1 x Tuning Controller header

Memory

Memory Bus Speed Up to 5066 MHz
Memory Type DDR4
Maximum RAM 128 GB
Memory Slot 4 x DIMM

Motherboard

Chipset Manufacturer Intel
Northbridge B560
RAID Supported No
SATA Supported Yes

Expansion

Number of PCI Express Slots 1 x PCI Express 4.0 x16 slot
1 x PCI Express 3.0 x16 slot (@ x4)
1 x PCI Express 3.0 x1 slot

Graphics Device

Integrated Graphics Supported Yes

Sound

Integrated Sound Realtek ALC897

Warranty

Warranty 3 Years

Network

Integrated Network Realtek RTL8125B
Network Speeds Supported Up to 2.5 Gbps
Wireless LAN No
Bluetooth No

System Requirements

Operating Systems Supported Microsoft Windows 10 64-bit

System

Jumpers 1 x Clear CMOS
Software Included (may be trial or restricted) Yes
Drivers Yes

Physical

Form Factor ATX Motherboard
In The Box Motherboard
Quick Installation Guide
M.2 Screw / Standoff Sets
2 x SATA Cables
Product Registration Card
I/O Shield
Driver DVD
Width 305 mm
Length 244 mm

Key Features

Addressable RGB Yes
Internal USB Type-C Header Yes
Firewire No
Wireless Network No
Memory Channel Dual
On-board Audio Type 7.1
Number of SATA Ports 6 port(s)
Number of USB Ports 9 port(s)
SATA III Support Yes
USB 3.0 Support Yes
Multi GPU Support No
VGA Connection No
DVI Connection No
HDMI Connection Yes
DisplayPort Connection Yes
Motherboard Form Factor ATX
Motherboard Power Connectors 4 + 8-Pin
Motherboard Chipset Intel B560
Thunderbolt No
Motherboard Model MSI B560-A PRO
USB 3.1 Support Yes
Internal USB3.0 Header Yes
M.2 Support Yes
On-board RGB Control MSI Mystic Sync
Memory Speed 5066 MHz
RGB Header Type 3-Pin ARGB

Item Details

Manufacturer MSI
Manufacturer Code B560-A PRO
EAN 4719072864316
UPC 824142261415
Condition New
Warranty

Warranty Information

Warranty 3 Years

Manufacturer Information

Manufacturer MSI
Manufacturer Code B560-A PRO
Questions and Answers

Do you have you a question about the MSI B560-A PRO Motherboard, ATX, Intel Socket 1200, B560 Chipset?

Q: is this motherboard window 11 compatible
Post Answer
Q: Will this work with the Corsair RM750X. Im only asking as the motherboars cpu power needs a 8+4 pin cable but the M750X only comes with a 4+4 pin cpu power cable
Answer by Website User on 2nd January 2022
I can confirm this board running a 10th Generation i3 seems perfectly happy with just a 4+4 CPU power connected.
0 customers found this answer helpful.
Post Answer
Reviews
4.0 / 5 2 reviews

Jon

6 months ago

Good but no header for spdif to go to coax

C H

7 months ago

Good value for money board.

MSI B560-A PRO Intel Socket 1200 Motherboard

B560-A PRO

Was £113.33

SAVE £5

Now only

£107.36

inc VAT

Available for delivery from Wednesday 28th September

10 In Stock Now

Buying in bulk? Contact our business team here.

CCL Code: MBD3131