MSI MPG Z790 Carbon WIFI DDR5 Motherboard :
- MSI MPG Z790 Carbon Wifi Supports 13th /12th Gen Intel® Core™ / Pentium® / Celeron® processors for LGA 1700 socket
- MSI MPG Z790 Carbon Wifi Supports DDR5 Memory, up to 7600+(OC) MHz
- Lightning Fast Game experience: PCIe 5.0 slot, Lightning Gen 5 x4 M.2, USB 3.2 Gen 2×2
- Enhanced Power Design: Direct 19+1+1 phases power, Core Boost, Memory Boost
- Premium Thermal Solution: Enlarged heatsink with heat-pipe, MOSFET thermal pads rated for 7W/mk, additional choke thermal pads and M.2 Shield Frozr are built for high performance system and non-stop gaming experience
- 2.5G LAN and Intel Wi-Fi 6E Solution: Upgraded network solution for professional and multimedia use. Delivers a secure, stable and fast network connection
- AUDIO BOOST 5: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality for the most immersive gaming experience
- High Quality PCB: 8-layer PCB made by server grade level material
- Pre-installed I/O Shield: Better EMI protection and more convenience for installation
Supports Intel Core 12th & 13th Gen Processors
The MSI MPG Z790 Carbon Wifi motherboard supports 12th & 13th Gen Intel Core, Pentium Gold, and Celeron processors.
Form Factor: ATX
Socket Type: LGA 1700
Chipset: Intel Z790
Direct 19+1+1 phase VRM Power with 105A Smart Power Stage
With its 8 pin dual power connectors and exclusive Core Boost technology, the MSI MPG Z790 Carbon Wifi is able to sustain heavy CPU power loads to support system-demanding game settings:
1. Digital PWM IC
2. 19-Phase direct CPU power (105A)
3. 1-Phase GT Power
4. 1-Phase AUX Power
Integrated Cooling Features
VRM Cooling: Features an Extended Heatsink design, MSI direct-touch heat pipe, extra choke thermal pads and 7W/mK MOSFET thermal pads for improved thermal dissipation.
SSD Cooling: Double-sided M.2 Shield Frozr prevents thermal throttling.
System Cooling: Connect and synchronize cooling with strategically placed pin-headers – including a dedicated pump-fan header.
PCB Cooling: Premium 8-layer printed circuit design with 2 oz. thickened copper improves heat dissipation & reliability.
Fortified PCI-e 5.0 x16 Slot
MSI PCI Express Steel Armor slots are secured to the motherboard with SMT solder welding to improves signal clarity. When every advantage in games counts, Steel Armor also shields the point of contact from electromagnetic interference:
1 x PCI-e 5.0/4.0/3.0 x16 slot (with Steel Armor)
1 x PCI-e 4.0/3.0 x16 slot
1 x PCI-e 3.0 x1 slot
*MSI Surface Mount Technology (SMT) solder welding improves signal clarity.
4 x DDR5 Dual Channel (7600+ MHz OC)
Memory Boost: A fully-isolated DDR circuit delivers pure data signals for optimal gaming and overclocking performance.
Memory OC profiles in MSI BIOS are MSI OC LAB checked and can be easily enabled with auto power settings for optimized memory speed and stability.
*1DPC 1R Max. overclocking frequency 7600 MHz, supports Intel XMP.
Gen5 M.2 Connectors
The MSI MPG Z790 Carbon Wifi motherboard features MSI’s latest M.2 slots:
1 x Gen5 x4 128Gb/s slot
4 x Gen4 x4 64Gb/s slots
M.2 Shield Frozr
Even the world’s fastest SSDs will automatically slow if thermal throttling firmware detects excessively high temperatures.
Tool-Free M.2 Shield Frozr: MSI patented Shield Frozr covers feature a tool-free design so users don’t have to worry about lost screws or overtightening.
Wi-Fi 6E & Bluetooth 5.2
2.5G LAN: A 2.5Gbps LAN controller delivers a premium network gaming experience.
Wi-Fi 6E: Features the latest Wi-Fi 6E module (ultra-low latency, high-bandwidth) & Bluetooth 5.2 technology.
USB 3.2 Gen 2×2 Type-C: Connect to devices and transfer files at high bandwidth rates: 20Gb/s.
HD Audio: 7.1-Channel High Definition Audio with Audio Boost.
|CPU SUPPORT||Supports 12th/13th Gen Intel® Core™ Processors, Pentium® Gold and Celeron® Processors|
|Memory||4x DDR5, Maximum Memory Capacity 128GB|
Memory Support 7600+(OC)/7400 (OC)/7200(OC)/7000(OC)/6800(OC)/6600(OC)/6400(OC)/6200(OC)/6000(OC)/5800(OC)/5600(JEDEC)/5400(JEDEC)/5200(JEDEC)/5000(JEDEC) /4800(JEDEC) MHz
Max. overclocking frequency:
• 1DPC 1R Max speed up to 7600+ MHz
• 1DPC 2R Max speed up to 6600+ MHz
• 2DPC 1R Max speed up to 6400+ MHz
• 2DPC 2R Max speed up to 5600+ MHzSupports Intel® XMP3.0 OC
Supports Dual-Controller Dual-Channel mode
Supports non-ECC, un-buffered memory
|Onboard Graphics||1x HDMI™|
Support HDMI™ 2.1 with HDR, maximum resolution of 4K 60Hz
|EXPANSION SLOT||2x PCI-E x16 slot|
1x PCI-E x1 slot
PCI_E1 PCIe 5.0 supports up to x16 (From CPU)
PCI_E2 PCIe 3.0 supports up to x1 (From Chipset)
PCI_E3 PCIe 4.0 supports up to x4 (From Chipset)
|Storage||5x M.2 slot|
M.2_1 (From CPU) supports up to PCIe 4.0 x4 , supports 2280/2260 devices
M.2_2 (From CPU) supports up to PCIe 5.0 x4 , supports 22110/2280/2260 devices
M.2_3 (From Chipset) supports up to PCIe 4.0 x4 , supports 2280/2260 devices
M.2_4 (From Chipset) supports up to PCIe 4.0 x4 , supports 2280/2260 devices
M.2_5 (From Chipset) supports up to PCIe 4.0 x4 / SATA mode, supports 2280/2260 devices
6x SATA 6G port
|RAID||Supports RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5 and RAID 10 for SATA storage devices|
Supports RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5 and RAID 10 for M.2 NVMe storage devices
|USB||4x USB 2.0 (Front)|
2x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type A (Rear)
2x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type A (Front)
6x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type A (Rear)
1x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type C (Rear)
1x USB 3.2 Gen2x2 Type C (Rear)
1x USB 3.2 Gen2x2 Type C (Front)
|LAN||Intel® 2.5Gbps LAN|
|WIRELESS / BLUETOOTH||Intel® Wi-Fi 6E|
The Wireless module is pre-installed in the M.2 (Key-E) slot
Supports MU-MIMO TX/RX, 2.4GHz / 5GHz / 6GHz* (160MHz) up to 2.4Gbps
Supports 802.11 a/ b/ g/ n/ ac/ axSupports Bluetooth® 5.3, FIPS, FISMA
|Audio||Realtek® ALC4080 Codec|
7.1-Channel USB High Performance Audio
Supports up to 32-Bit/384 kHz playback on front panel
|Internal I/O||1x Power Connector(ATX_PWR)|
2x Power Connector(CPU_PWR)
1x CPU Fan
1x Pump Fan
5x System Fan
2x Front Panel (JFP)
1x Chassis Intrusion (JCI)
1x Front Audio (JAUD)
1x TBT connector (JTBT, supports RTD3)
1x Tuning Controller connector(JDASH)
2x Addressable V2 RGB LED connector (JARGB_V2)
1x RGB LED connector(JRGB)
1x TPM pin header(Support TPM 2.0)
4x USB 2.0
2x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type A
1x USB 3.2 Gen 2×2 Type C
|LED FEATURE||1x EZ LED Control switch|
1x 2-Digit Debug Code LED
4x EZ Debug LED
|BACK PANEL PORTS|