MSI B450M PRO-VDH PLUS mATX w/ DDR4-2666, 7.1 Audio, M.2, Gigabit LAN, PCI-E x16

MX76387 B450M PRO-VDH PLUS mATX w/ DDR4-2666, 7.1 Audio, M.2, Gigabit LAN, PCI-E x16
MX76387 B450M PRO-VDH PLUS mATX w/ DDR4-2666, 7.1 Audio, M.2, Gigabit LAN, PCI-E x16 MX76387 B450M PRO-VDH PLUS mATX w/ DDR4-2666, 7.1 Audio, M.2, Gigabit LAN, PCI-E x16 MX76387 B450M PRO-VDH PLUS mATX w/ DDR4-2666, 7.1 Audio, M.2, Gigabit LAN, PCI-E x16 MX76387 B450M PRO-VDH PLUS mATX w/ DDR4-2666, 7.1 Audio, M.2, Gigabit LAN, PCI-E x16

Product Info

MSI's B450M PRO-VDH PLUS: PRO Series Style And Performance

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Designed For all AMD Ryzen™ 3, 5 and 7 Series Processors

This B450 Chipset based Motherboard is fully compatible with all AMD Ryzen™ 3, 5 and 7 Series Processors. It is also fully compatible with the 2200G and 2400G Series Ryzen Processors with Integrated Radeon Graphics, offering 3 Video Out Ports with support up to 4K UHD1. Other standard features include 8 Channel Audio support, Gigabit Ethernet, and PCIe 3.0 x16 Video Card slot support. While not optimized for Gaming, this Motherboard is a great value for typical Home, SOHO and Business builds where performance and reliability are most important.

  • Supports AMD® RYZEN™ 1st and 2nd Generation / Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics Processors for Socket AM4
  • Supports DDR4 Memory, up to 3466+(OC) MHz
  • Audio Boost: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality
  • DDR4 Boost: Advanced technology to deliver pure data signals for the best performance and stability
  • Turbo M.2: Running at PCI-E Gen3 x4 maximizes performance for NVMe based SSDs
  • EZ Debug LED: Easiest way to troubleshoot
  • PCI-E Steel Armor: Protecting VGA cards against bending and EMI for better performance, stability and strength
  • X-Boost: Software that auto-detects and allows you to boost the performance of any storage or USB device
  • Core Boost: With premium layout and fully digital power design to support more cores and provide better performance

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Features

Cooling

Stay Cool for Reliable System

Cooling your PC is essential for reliable performance. MSI motherboards feature excellent power design with solid and heavy heatsink. We've made sure to include enough fan headers with full control to allow you to cool your system any way you want.

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.

DC or PWM Mode with Hysteresis

MSI fan headers automatically detect fans running in DC or PWM mode for optimal tuning of fan speeds and silence. Hysteresis also makes your fans spin up fluently to make sure your system stays silent, no matter what.

Optimized for Water Cooling

Designed to support the most popular All-In-One & customized water cooling solutions on the market. A dedicated water pump PIN header supports up to 2 amp, giving you full control of the water pump speed. A clearly marked 'keep-out-zone' allows for easy and safe installation and a perfect fit.

DIY Friendly

MSI motherboards feature tons of convenient and smart design, such as convenient pin-header keep out zone, friendly SATA & USB location and so on, so DIY users can pick and choose any gaming rig they want.

Hardware

User Friendly Design

MSI motherboards feature tons of convenient and smart design for DIY users, countless system tuning and troubleshooting tools are at your disposal to push your system to new heights and satisfy even the most demanding tweaker. Makes it so easy to install your own motherboard without any issue.

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.

Maximum Compatibility

Every MSI motherboards are certified by strict mechanic that feature convenient pin-header keep out zone, friendly SATA & USB location for compatibility with the widest range of components and devices, so DIY user can pick and choose the components they want. More than that, we offer a dedicated Qualified Vendor List (QVL) for the most critical part - memory. Combining with MSI DDR4 Boost technology, we provide the maximum compatibility even over clocking, so you confirm and choose any gaming rig as you want.

Ryzen Processors Support

MSI AM4 motherboards perfectly support AMD Ryzen processors. Combining MSI Core Boost, you can release maximum performance no matter what CPU you use.

Extreme Stability & Compatibility Testing

MSI conducts thorough memory testing with the most popular memory brands under extreme conditions to ensure your system runs stable no matter what. Our memory partners include brands like Corsair, Crucial, Kingston, G.Skill and many more to optimize memory modules, configurations and even improve overclocking.

BIOS and Software

Apps to 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. Moreover, we made sure our BIOS contains all the latest options and is easy to use for everyone. The extensive features let you fine-tune your system to deliver reliable maximum performance.

X-boost Your Storage

This unique and exclusive software allows you to boost the performance of any storage or USB device connected to your system. Simply use X-BOOST's Easy or Advanced mode to tune your system speed increased, higher system responsiveness and faster loading of data.

Take Command of Your System

MSI's Command Center software is the perfect tool to get the most out of your motherboard. With an intuitive interface, Command Center allows you to tune settings to increase system stability, maximize performance and optimize your system's cooling features.

Instant System Startup with MSI Fast Boot & Go2BIOS

With the latest operating systems supporting UEFI fast booting methods, we have added a "Fast Boot" option to take full advantage of this. Simply enable "Fast Boot" either in the BIOS or with the convenient application for faster boot times.

Avoid having to mash your DEL/F2 button to get into the BIOS with the Go2BIOS button in the MSI Fast Boot application. Your PC will automatically go to the BIOS on the next reboot for quick. Some models even have an onboard Go2BIOS button.

Click BIOS 5

We made sure our BIOS contains all the latest options and is easy to use for everyone. The extensive features let you fine-tune your system to deliver reliable maximum performance when gaming.

SSD Not Fast Enough? Try MSI RAMDisk

MSI motherboards include RAMDisk, allowing you to create a virtual drive from your system RAM memory. Instantly load your software, speed up your browser or your page file to significantly speed up your system!

  • Speed up system performance, over 25x faster than a SATA SSD
  • Speed up games, apps and browser
  • Increase SSD lifespan

CPU

Looking Cool While Keeping Cool

High quality materials and smart fan optimizations contribute to cooling all essential components, which is key to making sure your system runs stable and delivers the best performance at all times.

Core Boost

Core Boost technology combines MSI's premium layout and optimized power design which allows for faster and undistorted current delivery to the CPU at pin-point precision. Not only supporting multi-core CPU, also creating the perfect conditions for your CPU overclocking.

Memory

Unmatched Memory Performance

Optimized layout design and a fully isolated memory circuitry ensures perfect stability and performance. you never have to worry about your system crashing during games with MSI DDR4 BOOST.

Easy Overclocking with XMP Profile

The XMP (Extreme Memory Profiles) in MSI BIOS are tested and certified by MSI OC lab. It is easy to enable with auto power settings to get the best memory speed and stability.

Storage

Fast and Future-ready Storage

MSI motherboards support all the latest storage standards, which allows users to connect any ultra-fast storage device. Start games faster, load levels faster and have a real advantage over your enemies.

AMD StoreMI

All MSI X470 & B450 motherboards are shipped with STOREMI, the new AMD SSD technology to improve storage performance. This tool helps create a virtual SSD by blending capacity storage, treats flash as primary storage and optimizes data access with monitoring continuously. All these functions can enhance read/write speed for active data and provide fast boot times and application startup.

Turbo M.2

Enjoy a blazing fast system boot up and insanely quick loading of applications and data. Delivering speeds up to 32Gb/s per device using Gen3 x4, Turbo M.2 is over 5 times faster than a regular SATA III connection!

XBoost Your Storage Performance

This great little tool is very simple to use and automatically detects your storage devices connected to the system. When enabled, X-Boost optimizes your SSDs to keep your system fast and maximize storage performance, saving you a lot of time when loading or transferring data.

Audio

Sound that Pulls You into the Game

Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality. MSI Audio Boost delivers the highest sound quality through the use of premium quality audio components. This lets you enjoy breathtaking, studio quality sound to create the most immersive sound experience.

Amplify Your Game with Audio Boost

Built on years of experience in building motherboards dedicated to giving gamers true Hi-Fi sound. Audio Boost has developed into a high quality audio unit, offering a clear advantage over your opponents when gaming. Locate your enemies with your eyes closed using Audio Boost.

Isolated Audio Design

Audio Boost operates like a dedicated soundcard by being physically isolated from the rest of the motherboard circuitry to ensure the purest audio signal possible.

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.

Dedicated High Definition audio processor

Audio Boost is powered by an EMI-shielded high quality HD audio processor, making sure you enjoy the purest sound quality in both stereo and surround sound.

High Quality Audio Capacitors for a Warmer Sound

By dedicating golden audio capacitors to the front output, a high fidelity sound experience with exceptional acoustics and realism for studio level headphones is ensured. The high quality audio capacitors are widely considered to be one of the great choices for the best sound output.

7.1 Audio for True Surround Sound

With high quality audio connectors you get the best possible signal output with less chance of distortion.

Exhilarating and Inspiring

Each MSI motherboard is built based on the specific topic in order to match different tastes and favors. Furthermore, MSI also adopts the modern style to design the heatsink through huge surface and sleek but simple cuts in order to make the heatsink and appearance looks ripped and powerful. Combined with neutral color, such as black, grey and silver, as the main background, MSI motherboard can perfect fit different RGB LED effects and strongly shows the gamers tunes.

Industrial Design

Make Your PC More Than You Think

PRO Series motherboards combine stable functionality and high quality assembly for clever business solutions. Designed to satisfy any professional workflow, PRO Series motherboards make life easier for businesses and office use.

Memory

Unmatched Memory Performance

Optimized layout design and a fully isolated memory circuitry ensures perfect stability and performance. you never have to worry about your system crashing during games with MSI DDR4 BOOST.

Easy Overclocking with XMP Profile

The XMP (Extreme Memory Profiles) in MSI BIOS are tested and certified by MSI OC lab. It is easy to enable with auto power settings to get the best memory speed and stability.

Memory Speed Impacts Performance

The technical enhancements of DDR4 Boost allow for more stability at higher memory speeds compared to other brands. Enjoy the additional boost in gaming performance or when working with large video and photography files.

Extreme Stability & Compatibility Testing

MSI conducts thorough memory testing with the most popular memory brands under extreme conditions to ensure your system runs stable no matter what. Our memory partners include brands like Corsair, Crucial, Kingston, G.Skill and many more to optimize memory modules, configurations and even improve overclocking.

Loyal Comrade

MSI has developed the motherboard market for many years. With rich R&D experience and a long history, the company continuously creates the best performance and humanized motherboard to help users meet the pursuit of high quality components and the stable, reliable and long-lasting system performance.

Tuning

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.

Core Boost

Core Boost technology combines MSI's premium layout and optimized power design which allows for faster and undistorted current delivery to the CPU at pin-point precision. Not only supporting multi-core CPU, also creating the perfect conditions for your CPU overclocking.

Over-voltage Protection

Prevents potential short-circuit damage to the CPU and other critical components.

EZ Debug LED

Run into trouble? Onboard LEDs for key components will indicate the source of the problem so you know exactly where to look to get up and running again.

Software

Apps to 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.

X-Boost Your Storage

This unique and exclusive software allows you to boost the performance of any storage or USB device connected to your system. Simply use X-BOOST's Easy or Advanced mode to tune your system for up to 30% increased speeds, higher system responsiveness and faster loading of data.

Take Command of Your System

MSI's Command Center software is the perfect tool to get the most out of your motherboard. With an intuitive interface, Command Center allows you to tune settings to increase system stability, maximize performance and optimize your system's cooling features.

Always Up-to-Date

Never miss out on important updates. MSI Live Update automatically downloads and installs the latest drivers, BIOS and software so you can focus on your game.

SSD Not Fast Enough? Try MSI RAMDisk

MSI motherboards include RAMDisk, allowing you to create a virtual drive from your system RAM memory. Instantly load your software, speed up your browser or your page file to significantly speed up your system!

Components

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.

Fortify Your System with PCI-E Steel Armor

MSI PCI Express Steel Armor slots are armed with more solder points on the motherboard for a stronger hold, preventing any damage due to heavy-weight graphics cards. Steel Armor also protects PCI Express signals against electromagnetic interference for a pure gaming experience and even higher overclocking.

Super Stable Gaming with the Highest Quality Components

MSI uses the high quality components , which is shielded by the best protection to make sure your system runs smoothly under the most extreme conditions.

Solid Cap

With their aluminum core design and Japanese made quality, Solid CAPs are made for high-end design motherboard. Not only do Solid CAPs could provide lower Equivalent Series Resistance (ESR), but also work firmly for over-10-year.

Dark Choke

A special core design allows the Dark Choke to run at a lower temperature offering better power efficiency and stability.

Ultimate Motherboard Protection

We've made sure you can enjoy your system endlessly. MSI motherboards feature Double ESD protection with double layer grounding around the motherboard mounting holes, preventing Electrostatic discharge (ESD) surges from damaging the motherboard.

Windows® 10 Certified

With MSI you benefit from great compatibility and a worry-free user experience when using Microsoft Windows® 10. 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.

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Compatibility

Supports both types of Ryzen™ Processors:

  • Supports AMD® Ryzen™ 3 / 5 / 7 Series Processors (without integrated Radeon Vega Graphics)
  • Supports AMD® Ryzen™ with Radeon Vega Graphics Processors (with integrated Radeon Vega Graphics)

System Requirements

  • Windows® 10 64-bit
  • Windows® 7 64-bit (To support Windows® 7 64-bit, you must install an AMD Pinnacle Ridge & Summit Ridge CPU)
  • AMD® Ryzen™ 3 / 5 / 7 Series Processors
  • AMD® Ryzen™ with Radeon Vega Graphics Processors

Specifications

Make and Model MSI B450M PRO-VDH PLUS mATX Motherboard
CPU Support Supports AMD® Ryzen™ Series 3 / 5 / 7 Processors for Socket AM4
Supports AMD® Ryzen™ with Radeon Vega Graphics Processors for Socket AM4
Chipset AMD® B450 Chipset
CPU Socket AMD® Socket AM4
Memory 4x DIMM DDR4-1866/ 2133/ 2400/ 2667 MHz (by JEDEC), DDR4-2667/ 2800/ 2933/ 3000/ 3066/ 3200/ 3466 MHz (by A-XMP OC MODE), Unbuffered RAM, 64GB Max (4x 16GB)

Dual Channel Memory Architecture Design
Supports non-ECC UDIMM memory

   
Integrated Graphics

1 x VGA port, supports a maximum resolution of 2048x1280 @60Hz, 1920x1200 @60Hz
1 x DVI-D port, supports a maximum resolution of 1920x1200 @60Hz
1 x HDMI 1.4 port, supports a maximum resolution of 4096x2160 @30Hz, 2560x1600 @60Hz

Only support when using AMD® Ryzen™ with Radeon Vega Graphics Processors
Maximum Shared Memory: 2,048 MB

   
Storage Intel® B450 Chipset:
4 x SATA 6Gb/s ports
Supports RAID 0, RAID1 and RAID 10
1 x M.2 slot (Key M)
Supports PCIe 3.0 x4 (AMD® Ryzen 1st and 2nd Generation/ Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics) or PCIe 3.0 x2 (AMD® Athlon™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics) and SATA 6Gb/s
Supports 2242/ 2260 /2280 storage devices
   
Expansion Slots 1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 slot
2 x PCIe 2.0 x1 slots
Multi-GPU Support N/A
   
USB Ports

Intel® B450 Chipset:
2 x USB 3.1 Gen1 (SuperSpeed USB) ports through the internal USB 3.1 Gen1 connector
8 x USB 2.0 (High-speed USB) ports (4 ports on the back panel, 4 ports available through the internal USB connectors)

AMD® CPU:
4 x USB 3.1 Gen1 (SuperSpeed USB) Type-A ports on the back panel

   
LAN 1 x Realtek® 8111H Gigabit LAN controller
Wi-Fi N/A
Bluetooth N/A
   
Audio Realtek® ALC892 Codec:
7.1-Channel High Definition Audio
   
Back Panel I/O 1 x PS/2 Combo Keyboard / Mouse port
4 x USB 3.1 Type-A Gen1 ports
4 x USB 2.0 Type-A ports
1 x HDMI port
1 x DVI-D port
1 x VGA port
1 x Gigabit LAN
3 x 3.5mm HD Audio jacks
Internal I/O 1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector
1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector
4 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors
2 x USB 2.0 connectors (supports additional 4 USB 2.0 ports)
1 x USB 3.1 Gen1 connector (supports additional 2 USB 3.1 Gen1 ports)
1 x 4-pin CPU fan connector
1 x 4-pin system fan connector
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 RGB LED strip connector
1 x Clear CMOS jumper
   
Operating System Requires Windows® 10 64-bit, Windows® 7 64-bit
   
Form Factor mATX Form Factor
   
Dimensions 9.6" x 9.6" (24.4 x 24.4 cm)
Weight N/A