MSI Z77A-G45 Thunderbolt - motherboard - ATX - LGA1155 Socket - Z77 Specifications

MSI Z77A-G45 Thunderbolt - motherboard - ATX - LGA1155 Socket - Z77

Part Number: Z77A-G45 THUNDERBOLT

General

  • Chipset Type
    Intel Z77 Express
  • Compatible Processors
    Pentium, Celeron, Core i5, Core i3, Core i7
  • Processor Socket
    LGA1155 Socket
  • Max Processors Qty
    1
  • Manufacturer
    MSI Computer Corp.

Expansion / Connectivity

  • Expansion Slots
    1 x CPU
    4 x DIMM 240-pin
    3 x PCIe 3.0 x16 ( dual: x8 mode; triple: x8, x4, x4 mode; single card: x16 mode )
    4 x PCIe 2.0 x1
  • Storage Interfaces
    SATA-600 -connectors: 2 x 7pin Serial ATA - 2 devices - RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5
    SATA-300 -connectors: 4 x 7pin Serial ATA - 4 devices - RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5
  • Internal Interfaces
    2 x USB 3.0
    6 x USB 2.0
    1 x audio - header
    1 x serial - header
  • RAID Features
    Intel Rapid Storage Technology

Processor

  • Max Supported Qty
    1
  • Installed Qty
    0

Audio

  • Audio Codec
    Realtek ALC892
  • Compliant Standards
    High Definition Audio, THX TruStudio Pro

Processor / Memory / Storage

  • Max Supported Qty
    1

Interface Provided

  • Qty
    1, 2, 4
  • Type
    HDMI, LAN (Gigabit Ethernet), audio line-out, audio line-out (center/subwoofer), audio line-out (rear), audio line-out (side surround), microphone, PS/2 keyboard / mouse, SPDIF out, TOSLINK, Thunderbolt, USB 2.0, USB 3.0, VGA, audio line-in
  • Connector Type
    mini-jack

Miscellaneous

  • Compliant Standards
    Plug and Play
  • Product Type
    motherboard

Networking

  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet
  • Network Controller
    Realtek RTL8111E
  • Network
    Gigabit Ethernet

Audio Output

  • Compliant Standards
    High Definition Audio, THX TruStudio Pro
  • Type
    sound card
  • Audio Codec
    Realtek ALC892
  • Audio
    High Definition Audio (8-channel)

RAM

  • Max Supported Size
    32 GB
  • Features
    dual channel memory architecture

Video

  • Video Output
    graphics adapter (CPU required)

LAN

  • Network Interfaces
    Gigabit Ethernet
  • Network Controller
    Realtek RTL8111E

Supported RAM

  • Bus Clock
    2400 MHz, 2200 MHz, 2000 MHz, 1600 MHz, 1333 MHz, 1066 MHz, 1866 MHz, 2133 MHz, 2800 MHz, 2600 MHz
  • Features
    Dual channel memory architecture
  • Technology
    DDR3
  • Max Size
    32 GB

Header

  • Brand
    MSI
  • Product Line
    MSI
  • Model
    Z77A-G45 Thunderbolt
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Mainboard

  • Form Factor
    ATX
  • Processor Socket
    LGA1155 Socket
  • Compatible Processors
    Celeron, Core i3, Core i5, Core i7, Pentium
  • Chipset Type
    Intel Z77 Express
  • Supported RAM Technology
    DDR3 SDRAM
  • Supported RAM Speed
    1066 MHz, 1333 MHz, 1600 MHz, 1866 MHz, 2000 MHz, 2133 MHz, 2200 MHz, 2400 MHz, 2600 MHz, 2800 MHz
  • RAM Slots
    4 DIMM slots

Mainboard Features

  • BIOS Features
    DMI support, M-Flash, MSI ClickBIOS II, UEFI BIOS
  • Hardware Features
    AMD CrossFireX technology support, HDCP compliant, OC Genie II, Trusted Platform Module (TPM), USB Safeguard, Instant OC, Intel Rapid Start Technology, Lucid Virtu MVP, MSI 3TB+ Infinity, MSI Active Phase Switching (APS), MSI Military Class III, MSI Winki 3, NVIDIA SLI Technology Support

Interfaces

  • Storage
    Serial ATA-300 (RAID), Serial ATA-600 (RAID)
  • Storage Ports
    2 x SATA-600 (RAID), 4 x SATA-300 (RAID)
  • RAID Features
    Intel Rapid Storage Technology
  • USB 3.0 / FireWire
    USB 3.0
  • USB / FireWire Ports Configuration (Active)
    2 x USB 3.0 + 4 x USB 2.0

Dimensions & Weight

  • Depth
    9.6 in
  • Width
    12 in

Expansion Slots

  • Total Qty
    1, 3, 4
  • Slot Comments
    dual: x8 mode; triple: x8, x4, x4 mode; single card: x16 mode
  • Type
    CPU, DIMM 240-pin, PCIe 2.0 x1, PCIe 3.0 x16

Software

  • Software Included
    MSI Live Update 5

Storage Interfaces

  • Interface
    Serial ATA-300, Serial ATA-600
  • Connector(s)
    2 x 7pin Serial ATA, 4 x 7pin Serial ATA
  • Supported Devices Qty
    2, 4
  • RAID (Level)
    RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5

Internal Interfaces

  • Type
    USB 2.0, USB 3.0, audio, serial
  • Connector Type
    header
  • Qty
    1, 2, 6

Features

  • BIOS Features
    DMI support, M-Flash, UEFI BIOS, MSI ClickBIOS II
  • Hardware Features
    Trusted Platform Module (TPM), NVIDIA SLI Technology Support, USB Safeguard, HDCP compliant, MSI Active Phase Switching (APS), OC Genie II, MSI Winki 3, Instant OC, MSI Military Class III, AMD CrossFireX technology support, Intel Rapid Start Technology, Lucid Virtu MVP, MSI 3TB+ Infinity

General

  • Manufacturer
    MSI Computer Corp.

Where to Buy

MSI Z77A-G45 Thunderbolt - motherboard - ATX - LGA1155 Socket - Z77

Part Number: Z77A-G45 THUNDERBOLT

MSRP: $169.99

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