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MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI Intel Motherboard

CCL Code: MBD2748
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Manufacturer Code: MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI
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Manufacturer: MSI
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MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI Intel Motherboard

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Key Features:

  • Socket 1200
  • Intel Z490 Chipset
  • 6 x SATA & 8 x USB Ports
  • DDR4 (max 128GB, 4 slots)
  • HDMI and Display Port
  • ATX Form Factor

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MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI
EXCLUSIVE FEATURE
MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI CORNERSTONE overview
MSI Core Boost Technology Core Boost Technology
Combining 8+4 pin power connectors and premium layout design, that is ready for unleashing the maximum performance.
MSI 6 layer PCB 6 layer PCB
6 layer PCB provides higher performance and long-lasting system stability without any compromise.
MSI Digital PWM Digital PWM
Highest quality component digital power IC makes sure your system runs smoothly under the most extreme conditions.
MSI PCIe Steel Armor PCIe Steel Armor
Protecting VGA cards against bending and EMI for better performance, stability and strength.
 
MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI
PREMIUM THERMAL SOLUTION
MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI THERMAL overview
MSI Aluminum Cover Aluminum Cover
All-metal extended heatsink cover enlarges the surface of heat dissipation, ensuring even high-end processors to run in full speed.
MSI M.2 Shield Frozr M.2 Shield Frozr
Build-in M.2 thermal solution. Keeps M.2 SSDs safe while preventing throttling, making them run faster.
MSI Pump Fan Support Pump Fan Support
Control watercooling pump speeds for best flow and noise control.
 
MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI
HIGH-SPEED TRANSMISSION
MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI LIGHTNING overview
MSI Lightning 20G Lightning 20G
Built-in USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 port, offers the 20Gbps transmission speed, 4X faster than USB 3.2 Gen 1.
MSI 2.5G Network Solution 2.5G Network Solution
Featuring premium 2.5G LAN with LAN manager delivers better network experience.
MSI Intel Wi-Fi 6 Intel Wi-Fi 6
The latest wireless solution supports MU-MIMO and BSS color technology, delivering speeds up to 2400Mbps.
MSI DDR4 Boost DDR4 Boost
The Fully isolated DIMM slots to deliver pure data signals for the best gaming and overclocking performance.
MSI Turbo M.2 Turbo M.2
With 2 x M.2 slots . Running at PCI-E Gen3 x4 maximizes performance for NVMe based SSDs.
 
ESL PRO LEAGUE PARTNERSHIP
 
MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI & MPG SEKITA 500X
 
MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI GAMING RIG
CUSTOMIZE YOUR GAMING RIG
Personalize your PC with 16.8 million colors and 29 effects through Mystic Light RGB LED. Controlled in one click with the Mystic Light APP or a mobile device.
  • Customize colors
  • Customize effects
 
MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI ALUMINUM COVER
ALUMINUM COVER
All-metal extended heatsink cover enlarge the surface of heat dissipation for even high-end processors to run in full speed.
 
MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI PRE-INSTALLED IO SHIELDING
PRE-INSTALLED IO SHIELDING
Featuring the pre-installed IO shielding, 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 MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI TWIN TURBO M.2 and M.2 SHIELD FROZR
TWIN TURBO M.2 and 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 Lightning USB 20G
4X 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. Powered by ASMedia 3241 chip, MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI provides stable high speed transmission to save time for better gaming experience.
 
MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI 12+1+1 DUET RAIL POWER SYSTEM
12+1+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, MPG series motherboard is ready to sustain heavy daily work.
  • CPU Power
  • 1 phases SA Power
  • 1 phases GT Power
  • Digital PWM IC
 
MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI 8+4 POWER CONNECTORS
8+4 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 MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI MAXIMIUM DATA TRANSFER WITH 2.5G LAN
MAXIMIUM DATA TRANSFER WITH 2.5G LAN
MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI features high-bandwidth and low-latency Ethernet networks for demanding gamers 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 WI-FI 6 & BLUETOOTH
WI-FI 6 & BLUETOOTH
Use your LAN port for online gaming while using WiFi for other online applications. The Wi-Fi 6 adopts latest OFDMA and two-way MU-MIMO technologies, delivering wireless transmission speeds up to 2.4Gbps.
 
MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI 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. This creates the perfect conditions for multi-core CPU while doing.
 
MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI DDR4 BOOST
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 MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI MULTIPLE GPU SUPPORTS AND STEEL ARMOR
MULTIPLE GPU SUPPORTS AND STEEL ARMOR
MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI 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.
 
MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI AMPLIFY YOUR GAME WITH AUDIO BOOST
AMPLIFY YOUR GAME WITH AUDIO BOOST
Like a dedicated sound card, Audio Boost 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.
 
MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI EZ LED CONTROL
EZ LED CONTROL FOR RGB CUSTOMIZATION
A built-in LED button on the motherboard to control your light effect in a second. Use EZ LED CONTROL to show million of colors or turn off lights right away.
 

Main Features

  • Supports 10th Gen Intel Core / Pentium Celeron processors for LGA 1200 socket
  • Supports DDR4 Memory, up to 4800(OC) MHz
  • Ready 4 the Future: Support Lightning Gen 4 Solution for the future
  • Enhanced Power Design: 12+1+1 Duet Rail Power System, 8+4 pin CPU power connectors, Core Boost, DDR4 Boost
  • Premium Thermal Solution: Aluminum Cover with Extended Heatsink Design and M.2 Shield Frozr are built for high performance system and non-stop gaming experience
  • Lightning USB 20G: Powered by ASmedia 3241 USB 3.2 Gen2x2 controller, offering never before seen USB speeds up to 20Gb/s with USB Type-C
  • 2.5G LAN with LAN Manager and Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX Solution: Upgraded network solution for professional and multimedia use. Delivers a secure, stable and fast network connection
  • MYSTIC LIGHT: 16.8 million colors / 29 effects controlled in one click. MYSTIC LIGHT EXTENSION supports both RGB and RAINBOW LED strip
  • Pre-installed I/O Shielding: Better EMI protection and more convenience for installation
  • Audio Boost: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality

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Redemption Period: Cashback MUST be claimed between October 1st, 2020 and December 14th, 2020 - claims cannot be made before or after this period.

*Please note: GBP value provided for reference only.  Actual value subject to rate used for conversion into local currency on day of redemption

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CPU

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

Rear Panel I/O Ports

USB Ports 1 x USB 3.2 Type-C
1 x USB 3.1
4 x USB 3.0
2 x USB 2.0
DisplayPorts 1 x Display Port
HDMI Port 1 x HDMI
Antenna Connectors 2 x SMA Antennas
Keyboard/Mouse Combo Port 1 x PS/2
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 3.0 Type-C header
1 x USB 3.0 header (supports 2 ports)
2 x USB 2.0 headers (supports 4 ports)
Cooling Fan Support 1 x CPU fan header
1 x Water Pump header
6 x System fan headers
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+4-pin EPS
1 x 4-pin EPS
Other Connectors 1 x M.2, Socket 3, M Key (Type 2242/2260/2280/22110)
1 x M.2, Socket 3, M Key (Type 2242/2260/2280)
2 x RGB LED headers
2 x RAINBOW LED headers
1 x TBT header
1 x RTD3 header

Memory

Memory Bus Speed Up to 4800 MHz
Memory Type DDR4
Maximum RAM 128 GB
Memory Slot 4 x DIMM

Motherboard

Chipset Manufacturer Intel
Northbridge Z490
RAID Supported Yes
RAID Format RAID 0, 1, 5, 10
SATA Supported Yes

Expansion

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

Graphics Device

Integrated Graphics Supported Yes

Sound

Integrated Sound Realtek ALC1200-VD1 Codec

Warranty

Warranty 3 Years

Network

Integrated Network Realtek RTL8125B-CG
Network Speeds Supported Up to 2.5 Gbps
Wireless LAN Yes
Wireless Network Speed Up to 2.4 Gbps
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Version 5.1

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
SLi/Crossfire Features Supports AMD 2-Way CrossFire Technology

Physical

Form Factor ATX Motherboard
In The Box MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI Motherboard
User Manual
Quick Installation Guide
MSI Case Badge
Product Registration Card
Promotion Card
2 x SATA Cables
Driver DVD
MSI Product Catalog
Width 305 mm
Length 244 mm

Key Features

USB 3.1 Support Yes
Internal USB3.0 Header Yes
M.2 Support Yes
On-board RGB Control MSI Mystic Sync
Memory Speed 4800 MHz
RGB Header Type 3-Pin ARGB
Addressable RGB Yes
Internal USB Type-C Header Yes
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 8 port(s)
SATA III Support Yes
USB 3.0 Support Yes
Multi GPU Support ATi CrossFire
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 Z490
Thunderbolt No
Motherboard Model MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI
WiFi Speed 2400 Mbps

Graphics

Graphics Chipset None

Item Details

Manufacturer MSI
Manufacturer Code MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI
EAN 4719072721992
UPC 824142212493
Condition New

Warranty Information

Warranty 3 Years

Manufacturer Information

Manufacturer MSI
Manufacturer Code MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Do you have you a question about the MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI Intel Socket 1200 Z490 Chipset ATX Motherboard?

Q: Looking through the description of the MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE motherboard there is no specified power consumption. Is a 500w EVGA PSU a sufficient power supply to use with this motherboard for online gaming?
Answer by Website User on 5th June 2020
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4 / 5 9 reviews

Alex Linton

1 days ago

Great motherboard, well packaged and includes all needed accessories.

Alex Linton

1 days ago

Great motherboard. Easy to setup, feature rich. Well packaged and comes with plenty of accessories.

Blazej

last week

The MSI z490 Gaming Edge motherboard is a great value for money motherboard for only 200-ish quid with nothing much else I could ask for at this price point. ---Packaging--- The packaging which the motherboard is in is pretty standard. I had absolutely zero concerns with it and the motherboard somehow getting damaged during shipping. ---The VRM--- The VRM (Voltage regulation modules) is what powers your CPU. I've put in a 10700k into this and the VRM powers it easially and doesn't get hot. However, under stress there is coil whine but it isn't that noticable (especially with headphones). ---The motherboard--- The rest of the motherboard is actually really good too, there isn't many obvious things that I can complain about. It's pretty sturdy feeling. The IO on the back has plenty of USB ports. The built in IO shield is nice and I'm happy to see that they're starting to become more and more common. The debug LEDs were actually useful when I was overclocking my RAM and told me whenever I failed although the BIOS also would automatically revert to standard settings whenver an overclock failed. WIFI 6 + Bluetooth 5 preformance is also wonderful, no issues connecting with wireless earbuds or my WIFI network. Finally, the M.2 cooler is pretty hefty and probably cools my M.2 drive really well. ---Conclusion--- Overall, this motherboard is really good value for money. It's inclusion of WIFI 6 and not 5 and bluetooth sweetens the deal as well. Unless you really are an overclocking enthusiast that does need a stronger power delivery system to the CPU or require features which are only available on more expensive motherboards I don't really see a point in getting anything else.

Krimat

3 weeks ago

Great Motherboard, highly recommended

Dean Evans

3 weeks ago

This mobo is high quality. It is heavy because it has substantial heatsink including one for the NVME drive (although Gamers Nexus says that cooling NVME could have a negative effect). The Wifi built into the motherboard is good and has a very good reception, it also come with Bluetooth which comes in handy so you can connect a Xbox controller without the need of using a USB slot. You can control the onboard RGB lighting using the Dragon centre software and you can change your Fan arcs in the bios. There is also the ability to use addressable RGBs and be able to control them using the dragon centre. On the Board itself it has 2 "rainbowRGB" headers which allows you to plug in the addressable rgbs directly. there is also 2 Normal RGB headers on the board that can be used. All in all it is a very nice looking and functional with a lot of features that I don't understand. i would recommend this motherboard. The pic is it installed in my be quiet silent 800 case to show how big it is.

Luis Tejero

4 weeks ago

Great motherboard, super easy to put together on my new build, Greeeat WIFI, more USB ports than you will ever need. Recommended.

Luis Tejero

4 weeks ago

Really good quality motherboard, easy to put together, great integrated WIFI, more USB ports that you will ever need. A great fit for my new build.

David

2 months ago

First time I have built a computer in 20 years. MSI motherboard looks well built, has lots of connections for Fans, external USB 2.0, USB 3, 3.1 & 3.2 gen 2 external ports. Wifi 6 is brilliant and also Bluetooth has exceptional range. PCI slot is good and 2 x M.2 SSD slots and 4 x DDR4 slots to boot. The new Z490 chipset allows you to overclock the new 10th gen corei9 CPU in every detail, which will please the gamers out there. Even has Mystic lighting control... Powered it up and worked straight out of the box. Good value for money for a near top end motherboard, but at an affordable cost.

Paul Ocwieja

3 months ago

I upgraded from MSI Z77A-GD65 and intel i7 3770k to MSI MPG Z490 Gaming Edge Wifi and i5 10500. Old MSI motherboard served me fantastic for 8 years with no problems at all so I decided to buy MSI motherboard. It works great with RTX2060 in all new games in full HD and very high details. Msi motherboard have wifi so I can connect to my old tv via amazon firestick with no problem. Temperatures of CPU (37C in idle 49 gaming - room temperature 30C) and GPU (40C in idle 73C gaming - room temperature 30C). Intel XMC memory profile works without any problem on 3200MHz. I can easily recommend MSI MPG Z490 for gaming PC.