MSI has just announced the latest edition to their motherboard lineup for the Intel Core X-Series processors, the MSI X299 MEG Creation motherboard. Probably one of the most prominent features of the new motherboard features three 8-pin CPU power connectors and 14-phase PWM. This ensures that the CPU is provided with a very smooth and steady stream of power. Content Creators, overclockers and high end system builders will be a prime target for this particular motherboard.
The MSI Meg X299 Creation features many features system builders demand. When it comes to cooling solutions, the motherboard comes packed with 8x PWM fan headers and a single dedicated thermal sensor. M.2 SSD support is also provided with aluminum heatsinks to help prolong the life of your data. Larger capacity and faster storage transfer speeds is crucial for content creators. MEG X299 Creation is designed with such consideration with up to 7 x Turbo M.2 devices which can run at the same time.
The onboard Triple Turbo M.2 slots combined with the M.2 SHIELD FROZR offers three M.2 slots with solid thermal solutions. Need more storage? The M.2 XPANDER-AERO, offers four additional M.2 slots. When it comes to networking performance, The X299 Meg Creation motherboard is equipped with 2.5G LAN plus Intel gigabit LAN and dual-band Wi-Fi AC to deliver high bandwidth and low latency network connection.
To keep network bandwidth stable, MSI’s bandwidth management also supports prioritization for applications to provide maximum data transfer to keep pings down. Also included is a Thunderbolt M3 is an add-on card including two thunderbolt v3 ports and a display port. It can simultaneously drive two external 4K displays, and best single-cable docking with multi-functional hardware interface. Thunderbolt M3 also supports daisy chaining with up to six thunderbolt™ devices, whose speeds can be 8x faster than USB 3.0.