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MSI MEG Z690 ACE Intel Socket 1700 Motherboard

CCL Code: MBD3182
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Manufacturer Code: MEG Z690 ACE
| Manufacturer: MSI

Key Features:

  • Socket 1700
  • Intel Z690 Chipset
  • 6 x SATA & 8 x USB Ports
  • DDR5 (max 128GB, 4 slots)
  • eATX Form Factor

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Overview

PREMIUM HARDWARE DESIGN

With years of experience, MSI is no stranger to building high-performance motherboards. Our R&D and engineering teams have reviewed countless designs, evaluated a wide selection of high quality components, and developed products for reliability even under extreme conditions.

ENHANCED PERFORMANCE

High performance MSI motherboards are loaded with advanced features and the latest technology to overwhelm any challenge at hand no matter whether you’re a gamer, prosumer, or PC enthusiast.

CONNECTIVITY

MSI motherboards are built with a variety of connectors to satisfy gamers. Enhanced audio, advanced LAN networking capabilities, USB and Mystic Light turn any gaming experience into an immerse one.

Main Features

  • Supports 12th Gen Intel Core / Pentium Celeron processors for LGA 1700 socket
  • Supports DDR5 Memory, Dual Channel DDR5-6666+MHz(OC)
  • Genuine 24K Gold: Premium aesthetics with its dark black finish and genuine 24K-gold foil heatsink perfectly show off the concept of beauty.
  • Dual Thunderbolt 4 ports: Thunderbolt USB-C at true 40 Gb/s speeds, 8K display support, Daisy-Chaining and Multi-Port Accessory Architecture provide reliable connectivity and better user experience.
  • 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+1+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, Dual Front USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 20G.
  • 8 Layer PCB with 2oz Thickened Copper: Provides higher performance and long-lasting system stability without any compromise.
  • Audio Boost 5 HD: Ultimate audio solution with latest premium ALC4082 audio processor combining ESS audio DAC and amplifier deliver the breathtaking 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 2 x Thunderbolt 4
1 x USB-C 3.1
7 x USB 3.1
DisplayPorts 2 x Mini DisplayPort in for pass-through
Output supported via Thunderbolt 4 DP Alt Mode
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 2 x USB-C 3.2 headers (supports 2 ports)
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
4 x System fan headers
1 x Water Flow header
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 1 x M.2 slot, Key M, Type 2260/2280/22110 (PCIe Gen4)
1 x M.2 slot, Key M, Type 2260/2280 (PCIe Gen4)
1 x M.2 slot, Key M, Type 2260/2280 (PCIe Gen3)
1 x M.2 slot, Key M, Type 2280/22110 (PCIe Gen4 or SATA)
1 x M.2 slot, Key M, Type 2260/2280 (PCIe Gen4 or SATA)
2 x 3-pin ARGB LED headers
1 x 4-pin RGB LED header
1 x CORSAIR LED header
1 x Tuning Controller 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 x16 slot (@ x4)

Graphics Device

Integrated Graphics Supported Yes

Sound

Integrated Sound Realtek ALC4082

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 E-ATX Motherboard
In The Box MSI MEG Z690 ACE Motherboard
Wi-Fi Antenna
USB Drive
Cleaning Brush
Screwdrivers
Wiping Cloth
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 / EZ M.2 Clip
2 x DP to Mini DP Cables
EZ Front Panel Cable
2 x Thermistor Cables
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 277 mm

Key Features

Thunderbolt Yes
Motherboard Model MSI MEG Z690 ACE
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
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 Both
VGA Connection No
DVI Connection No
HDMI Connection No
DisplayPort Connection No
Motherboard Form Factor eATX
Motherboard Power Connectors 8 + 8-Pin
Motherboard Chipset Intel Z690

Item Details

Manufacturer MSI
Manufacturer Code MEG Z690 ACE
EAN 4719072886493
Condition New
Warranty

Warranty Information

Warranty 3 Years

Manufacturer Information

Manufacturer MSI
Manufacturer Code MEG Z690 ACE
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