The 16-phase power delivery with 70A smart power stages will bring precise and stable current needed for overclocking any 12th generation CPU.
M.2 SSD Heatsinks
EK-Mana MSI MAG Z690 Torpedo EK X boasts m.2 shield Frozr heatsinks for its main m.2 drives, allowing greater sustained speeds, higher component lifespan, and no risk of thermal throttling.
With ample high-speed USB ports, you’ll never have to pick what to leave plugged in. The onboard 2.5Gbps LAN chip will ensure high transfer speeds within your home network and will hardly ever be saturated by your optical internet speed. From software side, MSI LAN Manager automatically classifies and prioritizes the latency-sensitive applications for online games, giving you the best online gaming experience with low latency.
Intel® Optane™ Memory Ready
PC Enthusiasts can now enjoy the performance of an SSD on their HDD by coupling it with the new Intel Optane Memory device. Intel Optane technology provides an unparalleled combination of high throughput, low latency, high quality of service, and high endurance.
This motherboard + monoblock combo is the latest result of a long string of products born from a fruitful partnership between EK and MSI. Over the years bore many high-end liquid-cooled GPUs and motherboards.