MSI MPG Z690 Edge WIFI DDR4 Motherboard (Intel Socket 1700/12th Generation Core Series CPU/Max 128GB DDR4 5200MHz Memory)
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MPG Z690 EDGE WIFI DDR4
Game in Style
For competitive gamers looking for premium 12th Gen Intel Core performance with PCI-e 5.0 x16 graphics card architecture, improved DDR4 memory, and a vast array of M.2 Gen4 storage options, the MSI MPG Z690 EDGE WIFI DDR4 gaming motherboard is perfect for gaming in style.
- Supports Intel Core 12th Gen Processors (LGA 1700)
- 4 x DDR4 DIMMs, Memory Boost (5200MHz+ OC)
- Direct 16+1+1 Phase Power Design with 75A SPS
- 4 x M.2 Gen4 Slots 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
- Wi-Fi 6 with Bluetooth 5.2
- USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Type-C (20Gbps)
Z690 Chipset, Direct 16+1+1 Phase VRM, Premium Cooling, DDR4 Memory Boost
Supports Intel Core 12th Gen Processors
The MPG Z690 EDGE WIFI DDR4 motherboard supports 12th Gen Intel Core processors.
Direct 16+1+1 Phase VRM with 75A SPS
The robust VRM design features MSI exclusive Core Boost Technology powered by 2 x 8-pin CPU power connectors:
A 6-layer server-grade PCB with 2oz of thickened copper improves performance & system stability.
Complete Cooling Solution
VRM Cooling: Features heavy-plated heatsinks, connecting heat pipe, choke 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.
Chipset Cooling: Includes an enlarged heatsink.
4 x DDR4 Dual Channel (5200+ MHz Overclocked*)
Memory Boost: A fully-isolated circuit delivers pure DDR4 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 5200+ MHz, supports Intel XMP.
PCI-e 5.0 x16 Slot, Cutting-Edge Storage Performance, Wi-Fi 6 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 M.2 Connectors
The MPG Z690 EDGE WIFI DDR4 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 6 & 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 6: Features an Intel Wi-Fi 6 module & Bluetooth 5.2 technology.