MSI MAG B660 TOMAHAWK WIFI w/ DDR5-4800, 7.1 Audio, Triple M.2, 2.5G LAN, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2, CrossFire

MX00119932 MAG B660 TOMAHAWK WIFI w/ DDR5-4800, 7.1 Audio, Triple M.2, 2.5G LAN, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2, CrossFire
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Product Info

  • Supports 12th Gen Intel® Core™, Pentium® Gold and Celeron® processors for LGA 1700 socket
  • Supports DDR5 Memory, up to 6200+(OC) MHz
  • Premium Thermal Solution: Extended Heatsink Design and M.2 Shield Frozr are built for high performance system and non-stop works
  • 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
  • Lightning M.2: Running at PCIe Gen 4 maximizes performance for NVMe based SSDs
  • Lightning USB 20G: Built-in USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 port, offers 20Gbps transmission speed, 4X faster than USB 3.2 Gen 1
  • AUDIO BOOST: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality for the most immersive gaming experience
  • Multi-GPU: With Steel Armor PCIe slots. Supports AMD Crossfire™

Features

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.

Cooling

  • Extended Heatsink Design
    With more cores' processors, thermal and power design is more important to make sure the temperature keeps lower. MSI extended PWM heatsink and enhanced circuit design ensures even high-end Intel CPU to run in full speed with MSI motherboards.
  • M.2 Shield Frozr
    World's fastest SSDs can start to lower performance when getting hot. Part of the motherboards heatsink design, M.2 SHIELD FROZR is the next generation M.2 thermal solution to avoid this by offering the best thermal protection to make sure that SSD maintains maximum performance.
  • Fully Controllable in BIOS and Software
    MSI motherboards let you manage speeds and temperatures for all your system and CPU fans. Total Fan Control allows you check your primary system characteristics in a simplified graphical interface. You can also set up to 4 temperature targets for CPU and motherboard, which will adjust the fan speeds automatically.
  • Frozr AI Cooling
    Detecting CPU & GPU temperatures and automatically adjusting fan duty of system fans to a proper value by adopting MSI AI ENGINE.
  • DIY 2.0 - Integrating with the System Environment
    Connect and synchronize with MSI coolers and cases with strategically positioned pin-header locations including a dedicated pump-fan header.

Power Solution

  • 12 + 1 + 1 Duet Rail Power System
    Unleash and sustain maximum performance with an aggressive VRM design built with digital CPU power system. Combining 8 + 8-pin power connectors and exclusive Core Boost technology, MAG series motherboard is ready to sustain heavy gaming loadings.
  • 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 high-loading operation.
  • Game Boost
    MSI Game Boost enables one-second overclocking, giving you the performance boost you need to get more FPS.
  • More for Performance
    Load-line Calibration - What you set, is what you get. LLC makes sure your CPU voltage remains 100% stable under any load. This greatly improves stability when demanding more CPU performance.
    Overvoltage Protection - Prevents potential short-circuit damage to the CPU and other critical components.
    Digital Power Design - A fully digital power design allows for faster and undistorted current delivery to the CPU at pin-point precision. Creating the perfect conditions for CPU overclocking.
    Double Power Connectors - Two 8-pin connectors deliver adequate power even for an overclocked multi-core CPU.

DIY-Friendly

  • Pre-installed IO Shielding
    Featuring the pre-installed IO shield, makes your installation process easier and safer. The patent-pending design protect your IO ports and also prevent electrostatic discharge damage, makes your motherboard a strong gaming foundation.
  • Keep Out Zone
    MSI motherboards circuitry ensure the case standoff keep out zones are pure and clean, preventing any component contact or damage to the motherboard.
  • EZ M.2 Clip
    Have trouble turning screws? MSI innovative EZ M.2 clip assist you install an M.2 SSD quickly and effortlessly.
  • Easy to Arrange Your Cables
    Not clever at cable arrangement? MSI Atypical PCB design not only the identity of stylish but also makes SATA and USB cable routing easier. Arranges cable neatly even you are not familiar with system build.

Protection

  • PCB with 2oz Thickened Copper
    The PCB design has been optimized for higher bandwidth and faster transfer speeds, which is also beneficial for reliable circuit transmission.
  • Steel Armor
    MSI PCI Express Steel Armor slots are secured to the motherboard with extra solder points and support the weight of heavy graphics cards. When every advantage in games counts, Steel Armor shields the point of contact from electromagnetic interference.
  • Double ESD Protection
    Double ESD protection doubles up the grounding layer around the mounting holes, preventing static discharge surges from damaging the motherboard.
  • Windows® 11 Certified
    With MSI you benefit from great compatibility and a worry-free user experience when using Microsoft Windows® 11. With a true dedication to performance, our R&D team has made sure everything works as intended when using the latest version of Microsoft Windows on any MSI product.

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.

  • Lightning Gen 4 M.2
    Utilizing 12th Gen Intel® processors, MSI B660 motherboards feature latest Lightning Gen 4 M.2 which is the fastest onboard storage solution on the market with up to 64 Gb/s transfer speed.
  • Fast and Future-ready Storage
    MSI B660 motherboards support all the latest storage standards, which allows users to connect any ultra-fast storage device. Higher efficiency makes your work easier.
  • Optane: Boost Your HDD to Perform like an SSD
    PC Enthusiasts can now enjoy the performance of an SSD on their HDD by coupling it with the new Intel® Optane™ Memory device. Intel® Optane™ technology provides an unparalleled combination of high throughput, low latency, high quality of service, and high endurance.

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.

Networking

  • 2.5G LAN
    2.5Gbps LAN provides incredible data transfer speed faster than general Gigabit LAN. This is a premium solution for demanding users.
  • Wi-Fi 6E
    The latest Wi-Fi 6E solution supports 6GHz spectrum, Bluetooth 5.2, two-way MU-MIMO and BSS color technology, provide up to 4X network capacity and efficiency in the high signal density environment, delivering speeds up to 2400Mbps.
  • LAN Management
    MSI LAN Manager automatically classifies and prioritizes the latency-sensitive applications for online games, giving you the best online gaming experience with low latency.

Audio

  • Dedicated High Definition Audio Processor
    Make sure you enjoy the purest sound quality in both stereo and surround sound.
  • High Quality Audio Capacitors
    A high fidelity sound experience with exceptional acoustics and realism for studio level headphones is ensured.
  • High Quality Audio Jacks with S/PDIF
    Keep your sound perfect by transmit your audio with pure digital signal.
  • Isolated Audio Design
    Like a dedicated sound card, audio components and circuits have been laid on a reserved motherboard section and electrically isolated.
  • Separated Audio Layers for Clean Left & Right Channels
    Using separated layers in the PCB ensures equally pristine sound quality for both left and right audio channels.
  • De-Pop Protection
    Audio Boost protects your ears by eliminating those annoying loud popping sounds when you plug/unplug devices or turn your PC on/off.

USB

  • Lightning USB 20G
    Using USB 3.2 devices has never been faster! MAG B660 series motherboards offer a wide variety of options to connect and boost your USB devices, offering never before seen USB speeds up to 20Gb/s when connecting the Rear USB Type-C.
  • Front USB Type-C
    MSI gaming motherboards support USB Front Type-C that allows gamers to connect with the latest USB devices. Built up a system with MSI PC case to have the most convenient experience.

Other Expansion

  • Extend Your RGB Experience with Ease
    Add more color if you want! Mystic Light Extension pin header provides an intuitive way to control additional RGB strips and other RGB peripherals added to a system, without needing a separate RGB controller.

Additional Information:

Visit the Manufacturer Web Page for Full Details

Compatibility

Operating System Support:

Requires Windows® 11, 64 bit

Specifications

Make and Model MSI MAG B660 TOMAHAWK WI-FI ATX Motherboard
   
CPU Supports 12th Gen Intel® Core™, Pentium® Gold and Celeron® processors
Supports processor socket LGA1200
1. Please go to msi.com to get the newest support status as new processors are released.
   
Chipset Intel® B660 Chipset
Memory 4x DDR5 memory slots, support up to 128GB1
  • Supports 1R 4800 MHz (by JEDEC & POR)
  • Max overclocking frequency:
    • 1DPC 1R Max speed up to 6200+ MHz
    • 1DPC 2R Max speed up to 5200+ MHz
    • 2DPC 1R Max speed up to 4000+ MHz
    • 2DPC 2R Max speed up to 4000+ MHz
Supports Dual Controller Dual-Channel mode
Supports non-ECC mode, un-buffered memory
Supports Intel® Extreme Memory Profile (XMP) 3.0 OC
1. Please refer www.msi.com for more information on compatible memory.
   
Expansion Slots

2x PCIe x16 slots
Support up to PCIe 4.0 for 12th Gen Intel® CPU
PCI_E2 (From B660 chipset)
Support up to PCIe 3.0 x4

1x PCIe 3.0 x1 slot (from B660 chipset)

Multi-GPU Support Supports AMD® CrossFire™ Technology
   
Onboard Graphics 1x HDMI 2.1 with HDR port, supports a maximum resolution of 4K 60Hz
1x DisplayPort 1.4 port with HBR3, supports a maximum resolution of 4K 60Hz
   
Storage 6x SATA 6Gb/s ports (From B660 Chipset)
3x M.2 slots (Key M)

M2_1 supports up to PCIe 4.0 x4 and supports 2242/ 2260/ 2280/ 22110 storage devices
M2_2 & M2_3 supports up to PCIe 4.0 x4 and SATA 6Gb/s, 2242/ 2260/ 2280 storage devices
Intel® Optane™ Memory Ready
Supports Intel® Smart Response Technology for Intel® Core™ processors

Supports RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5 and RAID 10 for SATA storage devices

   
USB Intel® B660 Chipset:
1x USB3.2 Gen 2x2 20Gbps port (Type-C port on the back panel)
5x USB 3.2 Gen 2 10Gbps ports (4 Type-A ports on the back panel, 1 Type-C available through the internal connector)
2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 5Gbps Type-A ports available through the internal connector
8x USB 2.0 ports (4 Type-A ports on the back panel, 4 Type-A ports available through the internal connectors)
   
LAN 1x Realtek® RTL8125B-CG 2.5Gbps LAN controller
Wireless Communication 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/ ax
  • Supports Bluetooth 5.2, FIPS, FISMA
   
Audio Realtek® ALC1220P Codec
7.1-Channel High Definition Audio
Supports S/PDIF output
   
Back Panel I/O USB 2.0 Port
DisplayPort 1.4
2.5G LAN Port
Wi-Fi / Bluetooth Antenna
HD Audio Connectors
HDMI 2.1 Port
USB 3.2 Gen 2 10Gbps Type-A
USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 20Gbps Type-C
Optical S/PDIF OUT
   
Internal I/O Connectors 1x 24-pin ATX main power connector
2x 8-pin ATX 12V power connectors
6x SATA 6Gb/s connectors
3x M.2 slots (M-Key)
1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 10Gbps Type-C port
1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 5Gbps connector (supports additional 2 USB 3.2 Gen 1 5Gbps ports)
2x USB 2.0 connectors (supports additional 4 USB 2.0 ports)
1x 4-pin CPU fan connector
1x 4-pin water-pump fan connector
5x 4-pin system fan connectors
1x Front panel audio connector
2x System panel connectors
1x Chassis Intrusion connector
1x Clear CMOS jumper
1x TPM module connector
1x TBT connector (supports RTD3)
1x Tuning Controller connector
   
Operating System Supports Windows® 11 64-bit
   
Form Factor ATX Form Factor
   
Dimensions (LxW) 30.5 x 24.4 cm (12" x 9.6")
Weight N/A