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MSI B250M MORTAR ARCTIC Intel B250 S1151 DDR4 USB3.1 M.2 M-ATX

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Quicklinx: CQ1YWS00 Mfr#: B250M MORTAR ARCTIC
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Description

Featuring heavy plated heat sinks and fierce looks, MSI arsenal gaming motherboards are packed with gaming features for a refined gaming experience. Customize and set up your own color scheme with RGB Mystic Light sync. Select any of the colors from the palette, using your smartphone, to match your system style. Bored of the same colors? Simply change the complete look of your system fast!

  • Personalize your gaming rig

    Customize and set up your own color scheme with RGB Mystic Light sync. Select any of the colors from the palette, using your smartphone, to match your system style. Bored of the same colors? Simply change the complete look of your system fast!
  • Stay cool while gaming

    Cooling your PC is essential for reliable performance. MSI has made sure to add enough fan headers with full control to allow you to cool your system any way you want.
  • Your in-game advantage

    Outsmart and outperform your opponents in-game using an array of unique MSI gaming tools. Clever hardware tools, created to keep you one step ahead of the competition and boost your skills.
  • Be the first on the battlefield

    This MSI gaming motherboard supports all the advanced storage standards. This allows you to connect any ultra-fast storage device, giving you in-game benefits. Start games faster, load levels faster and have a real advantage over your enemies.
  • Immerse yourself into virtual worlds

    Integrating the advanced technologies on MSI hardware provides a smooth VR ride. Through joint efforts, combined with unique MSI features geared to VR, MSI brings gamers and VR professionals a vivid and realistic experience, in which content truly comes alive.
  • Sound, that pulls you into the game

    Get the immersive sound experience when gaming. MSI Audio Boost delivers the high sound quality through the use of premium-quality audio components. This lets you enjoy breathtaking, game-changing sound to create the exciting gameplay.
  • Dominate the game with the low latency

    Get ready to crush your enemies on the battlefield with MSI gaming LAN. Features the high-quality components, tuned to deliver the online gaming experience without lag.
  • Amazing 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 high-performing motherboards, packed with smart features, you can count on this motherboard to deliver the excellent performance under the extreme conditions. Countless system tuning and troubleshooting tools are at your disposal to push your system to another heights and satisfy even the 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 possibilities to connect and boost your USB 3.1 devices, delivering lightning-fast transfer speeds!
  • Built on everlasting quality

    Using only the fine-quality components and integrating the technological innovations deliver the optimal gaming and professional experience. High under the extreme conditions ensures a super-reliable, high-performance motherboard.

Specifications

Summary

Product Description
MSI B250M MORTAR ARCTIC - motherboard - micro ATX - LGA1151 Socket - B250
Product Type
Motherboard - micro ATX
Chipset Type
Intel B250 Express
Processor Socket
1 x LGA1151 Socket
Compatible Processors
Pentium, Celeron, Core i5, Core i3, Core i7 (supports 6th and 7th Generation Intel Core i3 / i5 / i7 / Pentium / Celeron)
Max RAM Size
64 GB
RAM Supported
4 DIMM slots - DDR4
Storage Ports
6 x SATA-600, 1 x M.2
USB / FireWire Ports
USB 3.1 Gen 1, USB-C Gen1 1 x USB-C Gen 1 + 3 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 + 2 x USB 2.0 + (2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 + 4 x USB 2.0 via headers)
Audio
HD Audio (8-channel)
LAN
Gigabit Ethernet


Detailed Specification

General

Product Type
Motherboard - micro ATX
Chipset Type
Intel B250 Express
Processor Socket
LGA1151 Socket
Max Processors Qty
1
Compatible Processors
Pentium, Celeron, Core i5, Core i3, Core i7 (supports 6th and 7th Generation Intel Core i3 / i5 / i7 / Pentium / Celeron)

Supported RAM

Max Size
64 GB
Technology
DDR4
Bus Clock
2400 MHz, 2133 MHz
Features
Dual channel memory architecture, Intel Extreme Memory Profiles (XMP)

Audio

Type
HD Audio (8-channel)
Audio Codec
Realtek ALC892
Compliant Standards
High Definition Audio

LAN

Network Controller
Intel I219V
Network Interfaces
Gigabit Ethernet

Expansion / Connectivity

Expansion Slots
1 x CPU , 4 x DIMM 288-pin , 2 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x16/x4 mode) , 2 x PCIe 3.0 x1
Storage Interfaces
SATA-600 -connectors: 6 x 7pin Serial ATA , SATA-600 / PCIe 3.0 -connectors: 1 x M.2
Interfaces
1 x HDMI , 1 x LAN (Gigabit Ethernet) , 1 x DisplayPort , 3 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 , 2 x USB 2.0 , 1 x PS/2 keyboard / mouse , 1 x DVI-D , 1 x USB-C Gen1 , 1 x audio line-out - mini-jack , 1 x microphone - mini-jack , 1 x audio line-out (center/subwoofer) - mini-jack , 1 x audio line-out (rear) - mini-jack , 1 x audio line-in - mini-jack , 1 x audio line-out (side surround) - mini-jack
Internal Interfaces
4 x USB 2.0 - header , 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 - header , 1 x serial - header , 1 x audio - header
Power Connectors
24-pin main power connector, 8-pin ATX12V connector

Features

BIOS Features
MSI ClickBIOS 5
Hardware Features
Intel Extreme Memory Profile (XMP) support, AMD CrossFireX technology support, MSI Audio Boost, MSI Gaming Device Port, MSI Guard-Pro, Debug LED, MSI Mystic Light, MSI Steel Armor, MSI Military Class V, LAN Protect, Intel Optane Memory Ready

Miscellaneous

Software Included
MSI Command Center, RAMdisk, MSI Live Update 6, MSI Gaming Hotkey, MSI Gaming LAN Manager, MSI CPU-Z, MSI X-BOOST
Width
24.4 cm
Depth
24.4 cm
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