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MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY Intel Socket 1700 Motherboard

CCL Code: MBD3145
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Manufacturer Code: MEG Z690 UNIFY
| Manufacturer: MSI
  • MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY Intel Socket 1700 Motherboard
  • MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY Intel Socket 1700 Motherboard
  • MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY Intel Socket 1700 Motherboard
  • MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY Intel Socket 1700 Motherboard
  • MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY Intel Socket 1700 Motherboard
  • MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY Intel Socket 1700 Motherboard
  • MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY Intel Socket 1700 Motherboard
  • MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY Intel Socket 1700 Motherboard

Key Features:

Socket 1700
6 x SATA & 10 x USB Ports
Intel Z690 Chipset
DDR5 (max 128GB, 4 slots)

£591.81

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Overview
MEG Z690 UNIFY
MEG Z690 UNIFY
OUTSTANDING COOLING SOLUTION
MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY CORNERSTONE overview
Aluminum Cover with 7W/mK Thermal Pad
Aluminum Cover with 7W/mK Thermal Pad

Fully aluminum IO cover and extended heatsink design provide the maximum surface of heat dissipation.

Double side M.2 Shield Frozr
Double side M.2 Shield Frozr

Double-sided M.2 thermal solution keep M.2 SSDs safe while preventing throttling, making them run cooler and faster.

Heat-pipe Design
Heat-pipe Design

Connecting two MOS heatsinks to enlarge the surface of heat dissipation.

Aluminum Backplate
Aluminum Backplate

The aluminum baseplate cools down your Mosfet with dedicated thermal pad.

MEG Z690 UNIFY
UNLIMITED CONNECTIVITY
MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY LIGHTNING overview
Dual 2.5G LAN
Dual 2.5G LAN

Onboard dual 2.5G LAN with LAN manager deliver the best online experience without lag.

Latest Wi-Fi 6E Solution
Latest Wi-Fi 6E Solution

The latest wireless solution supports 6GHz spectrum, MU-MIMO and BSS color technology, delivering speeds up to 2400Mbps.

Lightning GEN 5 PCI-E
Lightning GEN 5 PCI-E

MSI Lightning Gen 5 PCI-E represents the bandwidth of x16 interface to 128GB/s, which is double of the speed of the previous generation.

Latest DDR5 Memory
Latest DDR5 Memory

A huge step of DDR performance enhancement with the latest DDR5 memory and MSI Memory Boost technology.

Front & Rear USB 20G
Front & Rear USB 20G

Lightning USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 port offers 20Gbps transmission speed, 4X faster than USB 3.2 Gen 1.

Quintuple M.2 Connectors
Quintuple M.2 Connectors

Onboard 5x M.2 connectors with quadruple PCIe 4.0 solution, strengthened by double-sided M.2 Shield Frozr.

MEG Z690 UNIFY
stable cornerstone of your system
MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY LIGHTNING overview
8-Layer Server Grade PCB
8-Layer Server Grade PCB

Server grade and multilayer printed circuit boards optimized the system stability, makes your system runs stable and cool.

2oz Thickened Copper
2oz Thickened Copper

2oz thickened copper PCB provides higher performance and long-lasting system stability.

PCIe Steel Armor
PCIe Steel Armor

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

Direct 19+2 Power Phases with 105A SPS
Direct 19+2 Power Phases with 105A SPS

Highest quality components with direct digital power, 105A Smart Power Stage and titanium choke III make sure your system runs smoothly under the most extreme conditions.

Advanced SMT Process
Advanced SMT Process

The advanced SMT(Surface Mount Technology) welding process reduces the defect rate of slot solder joints, electromagnetic and interference, deliver the clean and pure signal.

Smart Button
Smart Button

One button with multiple hardware control. Reset Computer, Safe Boot, Turbo Fan and EZ LED control functions with just one click.

MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY & MEG PROSPECT & MEG CORELIQUID S360 & MPG A850GF
MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY LATEST DDR5 MEMORY
LATEST DDR5 MEMORY
A huge step of DDR performance enhancement with the latest DDR5 memory. Combines with dedicated SMT welding process and MSI Memory Boost technology, MEG Z690 UNIFY is ready to deliver the world class memory performance.
MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY 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 MEG Z690 UNIFY LIGHTNING GEN 5 PCI-E
LIGHTNING GEN 5 PCI-E
MSI Lightning Gen 5 PCI-E represents the bandwidth of a x16 interface to 128GB/s, which is double of the speed of the previous generation. The advanced SMT(Surface Mount Technology) PCI-E slot diminishes the interference and electrical noise, fully supporting higher bandwidth and faster transfer speeds of PCI-E 5.0 signal.
MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY DIRECT 19+2 PHASES WITH 105A SMART POWER STAGE
DIRECT 19+2 PHASES WITH 105A SMART POWER STAGE
Unleash and sustain the maximum performance with a flagship VRM design built with a total of direct 19+2 digital power phases. Combining dual power connectors and 105A Smart Power Stage, MEG Z690 UNIFY is ready for the challenge of high-end processors.
MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY THERMAL SOLUTION FOR MORE CORES AND HIGHER PERFORMANCE
THERMAL SOLUTION FOR MORE CORES AND HIGHER PERFORMANCE
MEG Z690 UNIFY features Aluminum Cover, VRM Heat-pipe, 7W/mK thermal pads, Double-sided M.2 Shield Frozr and Aluminum Backplate to ensure the extreme performance with low temp.
MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY QUINTUPLE M.2 WITH DOUBLE SIDE M.2 SHIELD FROZR
QUINTUPLE M.2 WITH DOUBLE SIDE M.2 SHIELD FROZR
Incredible onboard quintuple M.2 connectors for the maximum storage performance with Lightning Gen 4 solution. Double-sided M.2 Shield Frozr design keeps M.2 SSDs safe while preventing throttling, making them run faster.
MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY FRONT & REAR LIGHTNING USB 20G
FRONT & REAR LIGHTNING USB 20G
Featuring the Lighting USB 3.2 Gen2x2 controller, MEG Z690 UNIFY offers never before seen USB speeds up to 20Gb/s transmission speed, 4X faster than USB 3.2 Gen 1. Available when connecting the front and rear USB Type-C.
MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY PRE-INSTALLED IO SHIELD
PRE-INSTALLED IO SHIELD
Featuring the pre-installed IO shield, makes your installation process easier and safer. The patent-pending design protect your IO ports also prevent electrostatic discharge damage, makes your motherboard a strong gaming foundation.
MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY MAXIMIUM DATA TRANSFER WITH DUAL INTEL 2.5G LAN
MAXIMIUM DATA TRANSFER WITH DUAL INTEL 2.5G LAN
MEG Z690 UNIFY features high-bandwidth and low-latency Ethernet networks for demanding gamers and power users. Onboard dual 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 MEG X570S ACE MAX WI-FI 6E & BLUETOOTH
WI-FI 6E & BLUETOOTH
Use your LAN port for online gaming while using Wi-Fi for other online applications. The Wi-Fi 6E adopts latest OFDMA, two-way MU-MIMO technologies and 6GHz band, delivering wireless transmission speeds up to 2.4Gbps.
MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY AMPLIFY YOUR EXPERIENCE WITH AUDIO BOOST 5
AMPLIFY YOUR EXPERIENCE WITH AUDIO BOOST 5
Like a dedicated sound card, Audio Boost 5 offers a HD audio processor, dedicated amplifier and high quality audio capacitors all physically isolated from the rest of the motherboard circuitry to ensure the purest audio signal to locate enemies with pin-point accuracy. Powered by ALC 4080 audio processor, this motherboards supports 120dB SNR, 32-bit/384kHz and DSD Super Audio CD playback & recording.
MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY 8-LAYER SERVER GRADE PCB WITH 2OZ THICKENED COPPER
8-LAYER SERVER GRADE PCB WITH 2OZ THICKENED COPPER
An enhanced PCB design with 2oz thickened copper and multilayer server grade solution increases conductivity, improving heat dissipation and performance reliability especially during overclocking.
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Main Features

  • Supports 12th Gen Intel Core / Pentium Celeron processors for LGA 1700 socket
  • Supports DDR5 Memory, Dual Channel DDR5-6666+MHz(OC)
  • Latest DDR5 Memory: A huge step of DDR performance enhancement with the latest DDR5 memory. Combines with dedicated SMT welding process and MSI Memory Boost technology, it is ready to deliver the world class memory performance.
  • Quintuple M.2 Connectors: Onboard 5x M.2 connectors for the maximum storage performance with quad Lightning Gen 4 solution. Double-sided Shield Frozr design keeps M.2 SSDs safe while preventing throttling, making them run faster.
  • Extreme Power Design: Premium digital PWM, direct 19+2 phases with 105A Smart Power Stage, Titanium Choke III and dual CPU power connectors to unleash the true power of your processors.
  • Outstanding Cooling Solution: Aluminum Cover, VRM Heat-pipe, 7W/mK thermal pads, Double-sided M.2 Shield Frozr and Aluminum Backplate ensure the extreme performance with low temp.
  • Dual 2.5G LAN with latest Wi-Fi 6E: Onboard dual 2.5G LAN with LAN manager and latest Wi-Fi 6E solution which supports 6GHz spectrum delivering the best online gaming experience.
  • Lightning Fast Game experience: PCIe 5.0 slots, Lightning Gen 4 x4 M.2, Front & Rear USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 20G.
  • 8 Layer Server Grade PCB with 2oz Thickened Copper: Provides higher performance and long-lasting system stability without any compromise.
  • Audio Boost 5: Isolated audio with a high quality ALC4080 audio processor & amp for the most immersive gaming experience.
Specifications

CPU

CPU Socket Socket 1700
CPU Brand Intel
Installed Processors (Max) 0 (1)
Supported Processor Manufacturer Intel
Supported Processors 12th Gen Intel Core Processors
64-bit Support Yes
Socket LGA1700

Rear Panel I/O Ports

USB Ports 1 x USB-C 3.2
6 x USB 3.1
2 x USB 2.0
Keyboard/Mouse Combo Port 1 x PS/2
RJ-45 Ports 2 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
Antenna Connector(s) 2 x Antenna

Internal I/O Connectors

SATA Connectors 6 x SATA III
USB Connectors 1 x USB-C 3.2 header (supports 1 port)
2 x USB 3.0 headers (supports 4 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
6 x System fan headers
Thunderbolt Port(s) 1 x Thunderbolt 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
2 x 8-pin EPS
Other Connectors 3 x M.2 slots, Type 2260/2280 (PCIe Gen4)
1 x M.2 slot, Type 2260/2280/22110 (PCIe Gen4 or SATA)
1 x M.2 slot, Type 2260/2280 (PCIe Gen3)
1 x Tuning Controller header
2 x 3-pin ARGB LED header
1 x 4-pin RGB LED header
1 x 3-pin JCORSAIR LED header

Memory

Memory Bus Speed Up to 6666+ MHz (OC)
Memory Type DDR5
Maximum RAM 128 GB
Memory Slot 4 x DIMM

Motherboard

Chipset Manufacturer Intel
Northbridge Z690
RAID Supported Yes
RAID Format RAID 0, 1, 5, 10
SATA Supported Yes

Expansion

Number of PCI Express Slots 2 x PCI Express 5.0 x16 slots (@ x16, x8/x8)
1 x PCI Express 3.0 x4 slot

Graphics Device

Integrated Graphics Supported No

Sound

Integrated Sound Realtek ALC4080

Warranty

Warranty 3 Years

Network

Integrated Network 2 x Intel I225V
Network Speeds Supported Up to 2.5 Gbps
Wireless LAN Yes (Wi-Fi 6E)
Wireless Network Speed Up to 2.4 Gbps
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Version 5.2

System Requirements

Operating Systems Supported Microsoft Windows 11 / 10 64-bit

System

Software Included (may be trial or restricted) Yes
Drivers Yes
SLi/Crossfire Features Supports NVIDIA SLI Technology
Supports AMD CrossFire Technology

Physical

Form Factor ATX Motherboard
In The Box MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY Motherboard
USB Drive
Cleaning Brush
Wi-Fi Antenna
Case Badge
User Manual
Quick Installation Guide
MEG Stickers
Cable Stickers
Reward Program / Shout Out Flyer
Product Catalog
Registration Card
M.2 Screw / Standoff Sets
2 x EZ M.2 Clips
Screwdrivers
EZ Front Panel Cable
1-to-2 RGB LED Extension Y Cable
CORSAIR RGB LED Extension Cable
Rainbow RGB LED Extension Cable
4 x SATA Cables
Width 305 mm
Length 244 mm

Key Features

Motherboard Model MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY
WiFi Speed 2400 Mbps
USB 3.1 Support Yes
Internal USB3.0 Header Yes
M.2 Support Yes
On-board RGB Control MSI Mystic Sync
Memory Speed 6666 MHz
RGB Header Type 3-Pin ARGB
Addressable RGB Yes
Internal USB Type-C Header Yes
Power Requirement (auto) 70 W
Max Memory Speed Supported (Non-overclocked) 4800 MHz
Max Memory Speed Supported (overclocked) 6666 MHz
CPU Power Pins (female) 16
Total M.2 Slots 5
Maximum NVMe M.2 ports 5
Maximum SATA M.2 ports 1
SATA ports 6
No. of front USB2.0 ports supported 4
No. of front USB3.0 ports supported 4
No. of front USB-C ports supported 1
Firewire No
Wireless Network Yes
Memory Channel Dual
On-board Audio Type 7.1
Number of SATA Ports 6 port(s)
Number of USB Ports 10 port(s)
SATA III Support Yes
USB 3.0 Support Yes
Multi GPU Support Both
VGA Connection No
DVI Connection No
HDMI Connection No
DisplayPort Connection No
Motherboard Form Factor ATX
Motherboard Power Connectors 8 + 8-Pin
Motherboard Chipset Intel Z690
Thunderbolt No

Item Details

Manufacturer MSI
Manufacturer Code MEG Z690 UNIFY
EAN 4719072886509
UPC 824142270301
Condition New
Warranty

Warranty Information

Warranty 3 Years

Manufacturer Information

Manufacturer MSI
Manufacturer Code MEG Z690 UNIFY
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MSI MEG Z690 UNIFY Intel Socket 1700 Motherboard

MEG Z690 UNIFY

£591.81

inc VAT

Available for delivery from Thursday 6th October

Buying in bulk? Contact our business team here.

Buy now, spread the cost
with PayPal Credit.

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CCL Code: MBD3145