MSI X99S-MPower (Intel X99) Motherboard, good balance between price and performance






The MSI X99S MPower OC Series offers good balance between price and performance. It is a board designed for overclockers with good levels of quality and performance.

MSI first announced this motherboard late last year, as we discussed here. Now that the MSI X99S-MPower is finally out, we can analyze it further.

According to sources this MSI motherboard is said to be a great overclocker and we can expect good voltage options for reaching speeds higher than 4.6GHz as for those looking to buy a X99 motherboard with an I7 processor with 6 or 8 cores you should definitely opt on this model from MSI. It has a good balance between price and performance, is very well made and the key elements that are needed to build a PC of this nature, designed for PC gaming in mind.

It is a great motherboard that costs about $350, and allows us to install up to three graphics cards or four GPUs either from AMD or Nvidia, offers good storage connectivity, lots of USB 3.0 ports, harbors legacy, software quality and a strictly ATX size makes it more suitable for older systems or cases where we want to expand our components.

For us it strikes a good balance, is a good choice for overclocking. If you are a novice at overclocking you may do so directly on windows its bios is also very easy to understand and comes in several languages.

Socket: LGA2011-v3
RAM: DDR4 3000+ 128GB
Other: M.2 Ultra, 3xPEG
Price $350
Maker MSI

MSI X99S-MPower Benchmarks

3DMark: Fire Strike

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3DMark: Cloud Gate

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MSI X99S-MPower Photos

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