The MSI Z270 Plus motherboard with LGA 1151 chipset supports the seventh-generation Kaby Lake and Skylake i3/i5/i7/i7/Pentium and Celeron sixth-generation processors. The Intel Z270 chipset offers increased card bandwidth with enhanced support for USB and PCIe connections.
The ASUS Prime Z270 Plus uses extremely fast DDR4 memory to provide you with excellent multitasking potential. The motherboard is capable of handling up to 64GB of this type of memory extremely fast up to 3.866MHz overclocked speeds. The four DIMM slots use third generation TTopology to allow you to accelerate your memory at higher speeds. The motherboard is fully compatible with Intel XMP profiles to automatically increase your system's performance in heavy load times.
It has 5X protection system and installed components, which protects every aspect during extreme overclocking. The mATX profile provides you with an ideal basis for a compact, high-performance computing system
Four DIMM slots for 64GB of DDR 4 memory support with speeds up to 3,866 MHz overclocked and XMP support.
10/100/1000 Intel I219V I219V Intel I219V controller with LANGuard and GameFirst IV for faster network connection. Ready for 2way CrossfireX multi-GPU configurations
Install multiple internal storage devices or optical drives using: 4x SATA III 6Gbps or 2x M. 2 slots for solid state drives. Uses 1x USB 5Gbps 2x USB 3.0 and 2x USB 2.0 for external I/O devices. Built-in Intel integrated graphics with built-in HDMI output and audio output provided by Realtek ALC887 CODEC High Definition.
UFEI AMI BIOS offers an easy-to-use GUI for configuring and monitoring your system. Arctic white heat sink with angular design, to give your system a personalized look.
The motherboard uses a durable, rugged construction made from premium components. Don't be fooled by the mATX profile of the Z270MPlus, this compact board is capable of handling even the most ferocious overclocks. The ASUS 5X protection, which combines Safeslot core design, surge-protected network and surge protection, is integrated into the board. This motherboard also offers stable power management and a stainless steel backplate. All these features allow you to take the built equipment to its limits without compromising system stability.
Intel LGA 1151
Maximum RAM supported
Number of RAM slots
RAM type supported
DDR4 3866(O.C.)/3733(O.C.)/3600(O.C.)/3466(O.C.)/3400(O.C.)/3333(O.C.)/3300(O.C.)/3200(O.C.)/3000(O.C.)/2800(O.C.)/2666(O.C.)/2400(O.C.)/2133 MHz
1 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (x16 mode)
1 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (max at x4 mode)
2 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x1
2 x M.2 Socket 3, with M Key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (SATA mode & X4 PCIE mode)
4 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s
RAID 0,1,5,10 support
Internal input and output (I/O) ports
1 x MONO out header
2 x USB 3.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 3.0 port(s) (19-pin)
2 x USB 2.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 2.0 port(s)
2 x M.2 Socket 3 with M Key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (SATA mode & X4 PCIE mode)
4 x SATA 6Gb/s connector(s)
1 x CPU Fan connector(s) (1 x 4 -pin)
2 x Chassis Fan connector(s) (2 x 4 -pin)
1 x S/PDIF out header(s)
1 x 24-pin EATX Power connector(s)
1 x 8-pin ATX 12V Power connector(s)
1 x Front panel audio connector(s) (AAFP)
1 x Clear CMOS jumper(s)
1 x System panel connector
1 x COM port header
External input and output (I/O) ports
1 x PS/2 keyboard (purple)
1 x PS/2 mouse (green)
1 x DVI-D
1 x D-Sub
1 x HDMI
1 x LAN (RJ45) port(s)
1 x USB 5Gb/s port(s) Type-C ( support 3A power output )
2 x USB 3.0 (blue) Type-A
2 x USB 2.0
1 x 8-channel Audio I/O
2 x SATA 6Gb/s cable(s)
1 x M.2 Screw Package
1 x SCD