MSI 970A GAMING PRO CARBON AM3+/AM3 AMD 970 & SB950 USB 3.1 ATX Motherboard - Online Only

  • Model #: 970A GAMING PRO CARB
  • Web Code: 10562565
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Overview

Supports AMD FX / Phenom II / Athlon II / Sempron processors for AM3+ socket; Mystic Light: Customize and set up your own color scheme with GAMING APP to make your PC look & feel brand new!; MULTI-GPU with Steel Armor: Steel Armor PCI-E slots. Supports NVIDIA SLI & AMD Crossfire; Game Boost: Generate more FPS in games with 1 push of a button; Steel Series Certified: Optimized for Steel Series gaming gear

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BLACK WITH CARBON SKIN

Carbon-fiber-reinforced polymer is used extensively the world of car racing, where each second counts. Besides its strength and futuristic look, carbon-fiber is also very light for ultimate performance to pursue track records. MSI GAMING motherboards are dedicated to ultimate performance and the best gaming experience. The CARBON motherboards black scheme combines flashiness with sophistication that is sure to make your pc stand out in looks and performance.

Mystic Light

Customize and set up your own color scheme with Mystic Light. Make your build look on fire or cold as ice. You are in control. You can select any of the colors from the palette to match your systems’ design. Tired of always the same color? Just change it to another one using the easy to use Mystic Light APP available on PC, phone and tablet, and make your PC look & feel brand new!

Mystic Light Extension

Dedicated HEADER for 4-PIN RGB-STRIP & LIGHTING CONTROL

Designed for anyone who simply wants to have a perfectly stylish gaming rig. With MSI's Mystic Light Extension header, it provides the most intuitive way to control the fascinated LED strip without the ordinary controller. Just install the standard 12V RGB strips onto the 4-pin Mystic Light Extension RGB-strip header, then control your lighting to any style you want. Extend the Mystic Light to whole gaming rig and your gaming room.

*The Mystic Light Extension header supports standard 5050 RGB LED strips with a maximum power rating of 3A (12V). For highest brightness, strip length should not exceed 2m. *2 extension cables, without RGB LED strips, are included in package.

Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality

With Audio Boost 3, powered by Nahimic Sound Technology, we're delivering the highest sound quality through the use of premium quality audio components. That way, you can enjoy breathtaking, crystal clear sound and music through 8-channel HD Audio or high impendence headphones and truly dominate the game

Nahimic Audio Enhancer

Nahimic audio software offers high definition sound technology which boosts the audio and voice performance of your gaming computer. Enjoy an immersive virtual 7.1 sound over your standard stereo equipment!

And game comes true

Nahimic Immersive Audio becomes your special weapon in-game

Sound is a major part of your gaming experience. Live, feel and bocome invincible, thanks to a unique sound

GAMING HOTKEY

Gaming Hotkey enables more functionality using your own keyboard. Simply assign functions to any key and launch your favorite games, load overclocking profiles or do real-time overclocking with the push of a single button. The possibilities are endless!

- Customize any shortcut on your keyboard

- User friendly, easy to use application

- 1 key load up of your favorite game

TOTAL FREEDOM, MAXIMUM EASE

Easily program your most used commands to be executed with a single keystroke. You are free to choose any key you want.

2X FASTER - MSI USB 3.1 GEN2

Transfer your favorite games, music and movies over USB faster than ever. USB 3.1 Gen2 enables lightning-fast transfer speeds up to 10Gb/s!

Benefits

- 2X faster than USB 3.1 Gen1

- 20X faster than USB 2.0

- Up to 10Gbps data transfer bandwidth

- Boost transfer rate for your PC and peripherals

Type-C with reversible design

Get all the performance benefits from USB 3.1 Gen2 combined with the convenience of the USB Type-C connector. This reversible connector allows for effortless connecting of USB devices.

FRONT USB 3.1 Gen1

With a cleverly placed USB 3.1 Gen1 front pin header on MSI motherboards, you can connect up to 4 USB 3.1 Gen1 devices directly to the front of your PC Chassis. This way you can easily enjoy fast USB speeds without having to use the hard-to-reach USB ports at the rear.

PUSH YOUR SSD HARDER WITH M.2

M.2 doesn’t need any power- or signal-cables and with a very small footprint M.2 is the storage connector of the future replacing traditional HDDs/SSDs.

SteelSeries Certified

Get ready to enjoy the best gaming experience with MSI & SteelSeries!

Enthusiast gaming gear brand SteelSeries has officially approved MSI GAMING motherboards as ‘SteelSeries Certified (SSC)’. This certification is based on the performance demands and stability of MSI GAMING motherboards and SteelSeries products. Your SteelSeries headset, mouse and other top quality gaming gear works best on MSI GAMING motherboards.

GAMING CERTIFIED

Our GAMING motherboards are tested in our gaming lab, internet cafes and together with the world’s best eSports players to make sure you get top performance and reliability in the world’s most popular games. Through 24-hour on- and offline game testing, MSI ensures the onboard network configuration, audio reception and FPS performance are tested and tuned to perfection for you to enjoy the best possible gameplay experience.

Only the motherboards that pass this test receive the GAMING CERTIFIED status and are considered true MSI® GAMING motherboards.

SUPER FERRITE CHOKES

Super Ferrite Chokes use a Ferrite core that is Super-Permeable. This allows the Super Ferrite Chokes to run at a 35 degree Celsius lower temperature, have a 30% higher current capacity, a 20% improvement in power efficiency and better overclocking power stability.

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.

Manufacturer's Warranty:

  • Parts - 3 Year(s)
  • Labour - 3 Year(s)
  • Form Factor
    ATX
  • Processor Socket
    AM3+
  • Multi-GPU Support
    SLI/CrossFireX Ready
  • Northbridge Chipset
    AMD® 970
  • Southbridge Chipset
    SB950
  • Memory Supported
    DDR3
  • Memory Slots
    4
  • Maximum Memory Supported
    32 GB
  • PCI Slots
    1
  • PCI Express Slots
    2 x PCIe 2.0 x16, 3 x PCIe 2.0 x1
  • LAN Type
    10/100/1000 (Intel I211-AT)
  • PS/2 Keyboard Port
    Yes
  • PS/2 Mouse Port
    Yes
  • USB Ports (Rear Panel)
    1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C, 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-A, 8 x USB 2.0
  • USB Headers
    2 x USB 3.1 Gen1, 3 x USB 2.0
  • Audio Ports
    1 x optical S/PDIF OUT, 6 x audio jacks
  • SATA Headers
    6 x SATA 6Gb/s
  • Power Connectors
    1 x 24-pin ATX main power, 1 x 8-pin ATX 12V
  • Warranty Labour
    3 Year(s)
  • Warranty Parts
    3 Year(s)


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