Use the full power of Kaby Lake
The MSI Z270 GAMING PLUS motherboard is the ideal basis for your Intel Kaby Lake processor-based configuration. Its design includes the Intel Z270 chipset and an LGA 1151 socket, so that the full performance of the new Kaby Lake processors can be utilized while remaining compatible with Skylake processors. This motherboard in ATX format offers advanced features to increase the performance of your PC: 2 PCI Express 16x ports (one of which is amplified), CrossFire compatible, M.2 port, NVMe compatibility, Intel I219-V Ethernet controller for minimal online latency. The red LED lighting gives the motherboard a gamer look.
The new Intel Kaby Lake processors tame
Make room for the new generation of Intel Kaby Lake processors and their architecture that take computing power to new heights. The presence of the new Intel Z270 chipset ensures that you can take full advantage of the performance of this new architecture, especially processors with an unlocked coefficient (K). The LGA 1151 socket guarantees optimum compatibility with the previous Skylake generation.
2400 MHz DDR4 memory support
Native DDR4 memory support at 2400 MHz (and up to 3800 MHz) takes you to the next level. While the Skylake architecture only natively supports 2133 MHz DDR4 memory, the new Kaby Lake architecture provides access to higher frequencies (2400 MHz) for higher performance in gaming and application tasks.
Modern and complete connection system
Connect your motherboard to all your devices with a complete and modern connection system, including 4 external USB 3.0 ports (2 of which are VR compatible thanks to a special chip), 2 external USB 2.0 ports, 1 DisplayPort / DVI-D / VGA port. Jack sockets ensure universal compatibility with your audio system.…more