MSI announces the availability of its X99A Godlike Gaming Carbon motherboard. It's designed for Intel's Broadwell-EP processors and comes with new Mystic Light RGB LEDs that can be controlled via the PC or your smartphone. You can check the full specifications over here.
MSI is proud to announce the world’s ultimate GAMING motherboard, the X99A GODLIKE GAMING CARBON, is now available in stores. Besides being the pinnacle of GAMING in terms of performance and features, the new X99A GODLIKE GAMING CARBON also raises the bar higher in motherboard aesthetics. The CARBON motherboards full black color scheme featuring the improved Mystic Light RGB LEDs controlled through your smartphone, it combines flashiness with sophistication that is sure to make your pc stand out. Besides its strength and futuristic looks, carbon-fiber is also very light to represent the ultimate performance the new GODLIKE CARBON motherboard delivers. Last but not least, the new X99A GODLIKE GAMING motherboard is ready for next-generation Intel ‘Broadwell-E(P)’ processors.
Support for 6th Generaton Intel® Processors
The most powerful gaming solution in the world just got better. The X99A GODLIKE GAMING CARBON Edition motherboard features the improved Mystic Light RGB LED feature, supporting up to 2048 colors and 8 LED effects to style your rig in any way possible.
Packed with unique gaming features to satisfy even the most demanding gamer
With Audio Boost 3 Pro, Killer™ DoubleShot-X3 Pro, Turbo M.2 connectivity, 2X Faster USB 3.1 Type-A & Type-C, the X99A GODLIKE GAMING CARBON Edition is the most powerful motherboard to serve you in battle.
Besides gaming, the X99A GODLIKE GAMING motherboard already proved itself in the world’s top overclocking ranks and carries a rich history of breaking world records inherited from MSI's legendary Overclocking motherboards. Featuring the patented Turbo Socket, the X99A GODLIKE GAMING CARBON Edition removes all limits by providing extra pins (2036 in total) for better overlocking of the Intel® extreme processors. Dominate the world of gaming and overclocking while looking awesome with the new X99A GODLIKE GAMING CARBON Edition motherboard.
DoubleShot-X3 PRO, team up latest Killer™ 1535 Wi-Fi with Dual-LAN
Killer™ DoubleShot-X3 Pro allows the 2X Killer™ Ethernet connectors and the Killer™ 1535 Wi-Fi adapter to work together for the ultimate high speed lan solution. The Killer™ Network Manager decides which apps runs on which connection for gaming traffic optimization. This will give you the max throughput as high as 2867 Gbps.
In addition, the latest Killer™ 1535 Wi-Fi AC provides a significant technology for gamers, the ExtremeRange™ Technology. The ExtremeRange™ Technology includes Transmit Beamforming, MU-MIMO Support and External Amplifiers and benefits gamers 2.4x of networking stability and 25% more of wireless performance. With the latest Killer™ 1535 Wi-Fi AC, gamers could take advantage of the various network usages in both gaming and streaming.
The ultimate audio solution with Audio Boost 3 PRO featuring Nahimic
Enjoy the best and purest sound through Audio Boost 3 PRO. New Audio Boost 3 PRO comes with a luxurious Hi-Fi ESS 9018K2M DAC, delivering studio-grade audio quality, onboard! This high-end dedicated onboard sound card delivers 120dB SNR 192 kHz/32-bit of purest sound quality via a dedicated 6.3mm stereo headphone out.
Nahimic places your user experience right at the heart of their software, offering you highly sought-after gaming benefits: Virtual Sound, Voice Leveler, Bass Boost, Noise Gate & Reduction and HD Audio Recorder. Audio Boost 3 PRO with Nahimic makes sure you dominate the battlefield through crystal clear sound and pin-point precision.
Take advantage from next-gen storage solutions
Enjoy a blazing fast system boot up and insanely fast loading of applications and games with MSI® GAMING motherboards. Since SATA-Express is dead because there are still no devices on the market, MSI® offers a whole new generation of high speed storage support through Turbo M.2, Turbo U.2 and 2X FASTER USB 3.1. Turbo M.2 transfers data through a PCI Express 3.0 x4 interface up to 32 Gb/s, making it 5x faster than SATA 3.0 solutions.
With a Turbo U.2 Host Card which fits in a M.2 slot, the X99A GODLIKE GAMING also supports the latest and greatest high performance SSDs such as the new Intel® 750 series. With support for NVMe, data transfer speeds have never been faster. Innovative engineering on the X99A GODLIKE GAMING motherboard also allows the use of both a USB 3.1 Type-A and Type-C interface for the most convenient and fast mobile storage solutions.