MSI B550 TOMAHAWK 3rd Gen Ryzen ATX MAG Seires Motherboard
CONQUER THE BATTLEFIELD WITH THIS ARSENAL GAMING MOTHERBOARDThe MSI B550 Tomahawk Motherboard has been crafted for the new 3000 XT Series AMD Ryzen processors. The MAG Series B550 Tomahawk also boasts lightning fast PCIe 4.0 and lightning gen 4 m.2 support to launch you into the next generation of gaming. The B550 Tomahawk has been through rigorous quality testing and is designed to be a sturdy, durable and easy to install, the user friendly interface makes this motherboard perfect for entry level gamers and is sure to provide you with an incredible user experience. The motherboard has a striking grey and black design and RGB lighting with the ability to add more RGB LED strips to outshine your opponents.
3rd Gen AMD Ryzen™ ReadyCompatible Processors
Special Features of the B550 Tomahawk
CORE BOOST TECHNOLOGYMSI’s premium layout design, that is ready to unleash maximum performance.
DIGITAL PWMHighest quality component digital power IC makes sure your system runs smoothly under the most extreme conditions.
6 LAYER PCB6 layer PCB provides higher performance and long-lasting system stability without any compromise.
PCIE STEEL ARMORProtecting VGA cards against bending and electromagnetic interference for better performance, stability and longevity.
2OZ THICKENED COPPER PCBAn enhanced PCB design improves heat dissipation and performance reliability.
Premium Thermal Solution
7W/MK THERMAL PADPreminum 7W/mK thermal pad covers both the MOSFET and chokes, providing better heat transfer to the heatsink.
EXTENDED HEATSINKMSI extended PWM heatsink and enhanced circuit design ensures even high-end processors can run at full speed.
PUMP FAN SUPPORToptimise your watercooling pump speeds for better flow and noise control.
M.2 SHIELD FROZRBuilt-in M.2 thermal solution. Keeps M.2 SSDs safe while preventing throttling, helping them run faster.
Next Generation Connectivity
TURBO USBFeaturing the TURBO USB 3.2 GEN 2 10Gbps, with reversible Type-C connector.
DDR4 BOOSTThe Fully isolated DIMM slots to deliver pure data signals for the best gaming and overclocking performance.
LIGHTNING GEN 4 SOLUTIONThe latest Gen 4 PCI-E and M.2 solution with up to 64GB/s bandwidth for maximum transfer speed.
2.5G PLUS GIGABIT LANFeaturing 2.5G, Gigabit LAN with LAN manager delivers better network experience.
Unbelievable Power Solution
10 +2 +1 DUET RAIL POWER SYSTEMUnleash and sustain maximum performance with an aggressive VRM design with concurrent stable power delivery. Combining 8pin power connectors and exclusive Core Boost technology, MAG series motherboards are ready to sustain heavy daily work.
1 PHASEAPU Power
2 PHASESSOC Power
10 PHASESDuet Rail Power System/Smart Power Stage
DIGITAL PWM IC
Protect your Sensitive Components During Installation and Beyond
EXTENDED HEATSINKWith newer processors housing more cores, thermal and power design becomes for important to ensure temperatures remain stable. The MSI B550 Tomahawk features an all-metal extended heatsink to enlarge the surface area you can also expect more efficient heat dissipation allowing even high end processors to run at full speed.
Experience Core Boost
FASTER AND UNDISTORTED CURRENT DELIVERYCore Boost technology combines MSI’s premium layout and digital power design which allows for faster and undistorted current delivery to the CPU at pin-point precision. Not only supporting multi-core CPUs, but also creating the perfect conditions for CPU overclocking allowing you to always get the most from your 3rd generation AMD Ryzen Processor.
Give yourself a Lightning Fast Experience
LIGHTNING GEN 4 PCI-EMSI lightning Gen 4 PCI-E is the latest and the fastest PCI-E data transfer solution with 64GB/s of unidirectional transfer bandwidth that has doubled compared to its previous generation. PCIe 4.0 maintains both backward and forward compatibility with older and newer specifications. Optimised by steel armor design and server grade PCB, you can enjoy next-gen devices without any compromise.
Unmatched Memory Performance
ADVANCED PERFORMANCE WITH DDR4 BOOSTMSI motherboards are crammed with features to fuel your system’s memory with more speed, higher overclockability and increased stability. The technical enhancements of DDR4 Boost allow for more stability at higher memory speeds when compared to other brands. MSI conducts thorough memory testing with the most popular memory brands under extreme conditions to ensure your system runs stable no matter what and with optimised memory traces you don’t need to worry about your system crashing under load!
Protecting your PCIe Slots
FORTIFY YOUR SYSTEM WITH PCI-E STEEL ARMORMAG B550 TOMAHAWK supports multiple GPU solutions. Optimal PCI-Express slot placement allows for better fitting and airflow. That way, you can enjoy the best graphics at the highest framerate jumping from your screen when running an AMD® CrossFire™ setup Steel Armor has more solder points on the PCB for more strength and protects the PCI-Express signals against electromagnetic interference for a stutter-free user experience.
Connections at your Fingertips
True Colour Control with MSI Mystic Light
YOUR MOTHERBOARD YOUR STYLETake personalisation up a notch with MSI Mystic Light, with 16.8 Million colours and 29 effects, create your own style and sync across mystic light supported products via the mystic light desktop or mobile application.
Professional Gaming Audio
AMPLIFY YOUR GAME WITH AUDIO BOOSTMSI Audio Boost delivers the highest sound quality through the use of premium quality audio components. This lets you enjoy breathtaking, game-changing sound to create the most dynamic soundscapes dedicated to giving gamers true Hi-Fi sound offering a clear advantage over your opponents when gaming. Audio Boost offers a HD audio processor, dedicated amplifier and high quality audio capacitors, all physically isolated from the rest of the motherboard circuitry to ensure the purest audio signal to locate enemies with pin-point accuracy.
|RAM Memory Support|
|Memory Channel||Dual (2)|
|Memory Type (ECC)||ECC/Non-ECC|
|Memory Type (R/U)||UDIMM (Unbuffered)|
|Memory Speed (Mhz)||
|Max. Memory Capacity||128GB (4x32GB)|
|Audio||Realtek ALC1200 7.1 HD Audio|
|Primary GPU Interface||PCIe 4.0 (x16)|
|NVIDIA SLI Support||Not Supported|
|AMD CrossFire Support||2-Way CrossFire|
|Integrated Graphics||Requires Processor Graphics or Discrete GPU|
|On-Board Graphics Connectors||
|RAID Support via||SATA3 / M.2 (PCIe)|
|Storage Mode Support||
|Network Interface Type||
|Rear I/O Connectors||
|Board Dimensions||305 x 244 mm|