MSI MAG B660 TOMAHAWK WIFI DDR4 MOTHERBOARD
MSI, together with different distributors has unveiled new motherboards for Intel’s newest Alder Lake processors based mostly on the extra inexpensive H670, B660, and H610 chipsets. One of the vital attention-grabbing MSI is the MAG B660 Tomahawk WIFI, which helps DDR4 reminiscence, consists of 2.5 GbE and Wi-Fi 6 networking, and supplies loads of USB 3.2 G2 connectivity on the rear panel.
Hailing from one in all its hottest sequence of motherboards during the last couple of years, the Tomahawk sometimes provides customers an honest function set however at a extra modest value level. The MAG B660 Tomahawk WIFI DDR4 is the most recent in its ‘arsenal’ of MAG branded boards, with an all-black colour scheme and an marketed 12+1+1-phase ‘duet rail’ energy supply. Offering energy is a pair of 8-pin 12 V ATX CPU energy inputs.
Specializing in reminiscence, the MSI MAG B660 Tomahawk WIFI helps as much as 128 GB of DDR4-4800 reminiscence throughout 4 slots. For storage, it has a complete of three M.2 slots, together with one with help for PCIe 4.0 x4 M.2, one providing PCIe 4.0 x4 and SATA help, with a 3rd slot supporting each PCIe 4.0 x2 and SATA based mostly drives. Transferring all the way down to the decrease portion of the board is the PCIe slots, with one full-length PCIe 4.0 x16, one full-length PCIe 3.0 x4, and one PCIe 3.0 x1 slot. Concerning SATA, there is a complete of six ports, 4 powered by the chipset with help for RAID 0, 1, 5, and 10 arrays, and two powered by an ASMedia ASM1061 SATA controller.
For a B660 motherboard, the Tomahawk WIFI DDR4 provides an honest quantity of rear panel connectivity, together with one USB 3.2 G2x2 Sort-C, 4 USB 3.2 G2 Sort-A, and 4 USB 2.0 ports. Powering 5 3.5 mm audio jacks and S/PDIF optical output is a Realtek ALC1220P HD audio codec, whereas MSI additionally supplies a strong networking configuration consisting of a Realtek RTL8125B-CG 2.5 GbE controller and Intel-based Wi-FI 6 CNVi. Ending off the rear panel is a pair of video outputs consisting of 1 HDMI 2.1 and one DisplayPort 1.4.
|Multi Display Capability||12|
|Max Number of Channels||Dual|
|LAN||1x Realtek 8125BG 2.5G LAN|
|TPM (Trusted Platform Module )||1|
|Ports & Slots|
|Slots||M.2 SLOT 3|
|Ports||USB 3.2 Ports (Front) 1(Gen 2, Type C), 1(Gen 1, Type A)|
USB 3.2 Ports (Rear) 1(Gen 2x2, Type C), 4(Gen 2, Type A)
USB 2.0 Ports (Front) 4
USB 2.0 Ports (Rear) 4
Audio Ports (REAR) Realtek ALC1220P Codec
PCI-E GEN Gen 2, Gen 3, Gen 4
|Dimensions (W x D x H)||305 mm x 244 mm|