MSI MAG Z690 Tomahawk WIFI Motherboard (Intel Socket 1700/12th Generation Core Series CPU/Max 128GB DDR5 6400MHz Memory)
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MAG Z690 TOMAHAWK WIFI
Conquer the Battlefield
For gamers looking for a 12th Gen Intel Core platform with PCI-e 5.0 x16 graphics card architecture, accelerated DDR5 memory, and a vast array of M.2 Gen4 storage options, the MSI MAG Z690 TOMAHAWK WIFI gaming motherboard is built to help conquer the battlefield.
- Supports Intel Core 12th Gen Processors (LGA 1700)
- 4 x DDR5 DIMMs, Memory Boost (6400MHz+ OC)
- 16+1+1 Duet Rail Power Design with 70A SPS
- 4 x M.2 Slots (3 x Gen4, 1 x Gen3) with Shield Frozr
- 1 x PCI-e 5.0 x16 (128GB/s), 2 x PCI-e 3.0 x16 Graphic Card Slots
- Intel I225-V 2.5G LAN
- Intel Wi-Fi 6E & Bluetooth 5.2
Z690 Chipset, 16+1+1 Duet Rail VRM, Complete Cooling, DDR5 Memory Boost
Supports Intel Core 12th Gen Processors
The MAG Z690 TOMAHAWK WIFI motherboard supports 12th Gen Intel Core processors.
16+1+1 Duet Rail VRM with 70A SPS
The hardy VRM design features MSI exclusive Core Boost Technology powered by 2 x 8-pin CPU power connectors:
Complete Cooling Solution
VRM Cooling: Features an extended heatsink and 7W/mK thermal pads for improved thermal dissipation.
SSD Cooling: M.2 Shield Frozr prevents thermal throttling.
System Cooling: Connect and synchronize cooling with strategically placed pin-headers - including a dedicated pump-fan header.
A 6-layer server-grade PCB with 2oz of thickened copper improves performance & system stability.
4 x DDR5 Dual Channel (6400+ MHz Overclocked*)
Memory Boost: A fully-isolated circuit delivers pure DDR5 data signals for optimal gaming and overclocking performance.
XMP profiles in MSI BIOS are MSI OC LAB optimized and can be easily enabled with auto power settings for improved memory speed and stability.
*1DPC 1R Max. overclocking frequency 6400+ MHz, supports Intel XMP 3.0 OC.
PCI-e 5.0 x16 Slot, Cutting-Edge Storage Performance, Wi-Fi 6E Connectivity
Fortified PCI-e 5.0 x16
MSI PCI Express Steel Armor slots are secured to the motherboard with extra solder points* to support the weight of heavy graphics cards and shields the point of contact from electromagnetic interference:
*All-new MSI Surface Mount Technology (SMT) solder welding improves signal clarity.
Gen4 & Gen3 M.2 Connectors
The MAG Z690 TOMAHAWK WIFI motherboard features MSI's latest M.2 slots (Intel Optane supported):
*M.2 specifications may vary depending on the CPU installed.
M.2 Shield Frozr
Even the world’s fastest SSDs will automatically slow if thermal throttling firmware detects excessively high temperatures.
M.2 Shield Frozr is MSI's most advanced thermal solution, offering the best possible protection to ensure maximum SSD transfer speed performance.
Wi-Fi 6E & Bluetooth 5.2
2.5G LAN: An Intel I225-V 2.5Gbps LAN controller delivers a premium network gaming experience.
USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Type-C: Enables ultra-fast 20Gbps data transfer rates between devices.
HD Audio: 7.1-Channel High Definition Audio with Audio Boost 5 & S/PDIF output.
Wi-Fi 6E: Features the latest Intel Wi-Fi 6E module (ultra-low latency, high-bandwidth) & Bluetooth 5.2 technology.