Z270-A PRO: Making Your Life Easier
Making Your Life Easier is MSI's Business
Combining quality you can rely on with top performance and clever business solutions are key aspects of the MSI PRO SERIES motherboards.
Engineered to gratify even the most demanding professional, these new MSI PRO motherboards will fit in most any PC. Making your life easier and supporting your business with super stable, reliable and long-lasting top performance.
- LGA1151 Socket for 7th / 6th Gen Intel® Core™ Desktop Processors
- Supports Up to DDR4-3800+ (OC) Memory
- DDR4 Boost: Give your DDR4 memory a performance boost
- Audio Boost: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality
- EZ Debug LED: Easiest way to troubleshoot
- Turbo M.2: Delivering Speeds Up to 32Gb/s, Intel Optane Memory Ready
- X-Boost: Great tool to boost your USB & Storage performance
- Double ESD Protection: Double layer grounding motherboard mounting holes
- Military Class 5 & Guard-Pro: Latest evolution in high quality components
- Click BIOS 5: Award-winning BIOS w/ high res scalable font, favorites & search
Cooling your PC is essential for reliable performance. We've made sure to include enough fan headers with full control to allow you to cool your system to the max.
Stable, Secure, Fast Networking
Optimized for professional and multimedia use, this generation comes equipped with a high quality network solution ready to serve you with 24/7 reliability when transferring big data.
Be the first to boot up in the morning
This MSI product supports all the latest storage standards. This allows you to connect any ultra-fast storage device, giving you noticeable benefits. Start programs faster, load data faster and increase productivity.
Professional Sound Quality
Get the most immersive sound experience. MSI Audio Boost delivers the highest sound quality through the use of premium quality audio components. This lets you enjoy breathtaking, game-changing sound to create the most dynamic soundscapes.
Unmatched Memory Performance
MSI motherboards are crammed with features to fuel your gaming rig's memory with more speed, higher overclockability and increased stability.
Designed for Limitless Tuning
Founded on experience and with a long history of creating the best performing motherboards packed with smart features, you can count on this motherboard to deliver the best performance under the most extreme conditions. Countless system tuning and troubleshooting tools are at your disposal to push your system to new heights and satisfy even the most demanding tweaker.
Maximize Your USB Device Performance
Transfer your favorite games, music and movies over USB faster than ever. MSI offers a wide variety of options to connect and boost your USB 3.1 devices, delivering lightning-fast transfer speeds up to 10Gb/s!
These Apps Greatly Improve Efficiency
With years of experience in creating performance enhancing tools that are easy to use, only the highest quality applications are at your disposal. Use these tools to get the most out of your motherboard and achieve victory when gaming.
Built on everlasting quality
Using only the finest quality components and integrating the latest technological innovations delivers the best possible professional experience. Rigorous quality testing under the most extreme conditions ensures a super reliable, long-lasting and high performance motherboard.
User Friendly BIOS
We made sure our BIOS contains all the latest options and is easy to use for everyone. The extensive features found in CLICK BIOS 5 let you fine-tune your system to deliver reliable maximum performance.
|CPU Support||7th and 6th Gen Intel® Processors (Socket 1151)|
|Memory||4x DDR4 DIMM Slots, 64GB Maximum (4x 16GB)
7th Gen CPUs Support DDR4 RAM up to 2400MHz
Supports OC RAM up to 3,800MHz
6th Gen CPUs Support DDR4 RAM up to 2133MHz
Supports OC RAM up to 3,600MHz
Dual Channel Memory Architecture
(w/ compatible CPUs)
|1x DisplayPort port: up to 4,096 x 2,304 @ 24Hz
1x DVI port: up to 1,920 x 1,200 @ 60Hz
1x D-Sub VGA port: up to 2,048 x 1,536 @ 50Hz
Maximum shared memory of 1024MB
|Expansion Slots||2x PCIe 3.0 x16 slots (x16/x4 mode)
4x PCIe 3.0 x1 slots
|Multi-GPU Support||Supports 2-Way AMD ® CrossFire ™ Technology|
|Storage||Intel ® Z270 Chipset:
6x SATA 6Gb/s ports*
* The SATA1 port will become unavailable when M.2 SATA SSD has been installed in M.2 slot
SATA ports support RAID 0, 1, 5 & 10
1x M.2 slot (Key M) w/ PCIe 3.0 x4 and SATA 6Gb/s
All Ports & Slots support Intel ® Smart Response Tech
|LAN||Realtek ® RTL8111H Chipset:
1x RJ45 Gigabit LAN Port
|Audio||Realtek ® ALC892 Codec:
Audio Boost 4 w/ Nahimic 2 Audio Processing
Up to 600Ω Dedicated Headphone Amplifier
- 7.1-Channel HD Audio via Gold Plated 3.5mm jacks
|USB||Intel® Z270 Chipset:
8x USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5Gbps) ports (4x back panel ports)
6x USB 2.0 (480Mbps) ports (2x back panel ports)
|Back Panel I/O Ports||4 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Type-A ports
2 x USB 2.0 ports
1 x DisplayPort
1 x DVI-D port
1 x VGA port
1 x LAN (RJ45) port
1 x PS/2 mouse & keyboard combo port
6 x Gold Plated 3.5mm Audio Jacks
|Internal I/O Ports||1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector
1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector
6 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors
2 x USB 3.1 Gen1 connectors (up to 4x USB 3.1 ports)
2 x USB 2.0 connectors (up to 4x USB 2.0 ports)
1 x 4-pin CPU fan connector
1 x 4-pin water pump fan connector
4 x 4-pin system fan connectors
1 x Front panel audio connector
2 x Front panel connectors
1 x TPM module connector
1 x Chassis Intrusion connector
1 x Serial port connector
1 x Parallel port connector
1 x Clear CMOS jumper
|Form Factor||ATX Form Factor|
|Dimensions (LxW)||305 x 225mm|