MSI, the leading gaming motherboard brand, is proud to announce its latest addition to its X99 GAMING family, the X99A TOMAHAWK. Besides a gorgeous design and appearance, the new X99A TOMAHAWK also comes with a fully loaded spec sheet with outstanding features. The X99A TOMAHAWK is ready to enter the battlefield.
The X99A TOMAHAWK has been designed from the ground up as completely new X99 GAMING model. It comes packed with several new and unique MSI features and a fully armored IO and audio cover, harnessing optimized gaming audio and industries’ highest quality components, providing gamers with best-in-class features and protection. Besides its stunning looks, the cover labeled with TOMAHAWK also protects against Electro Magnetic Interference and ensures pure performance and the best audio signal for your gaming rig. Heavy plated heatsinks with MSI’s unique styling, make sure your system can handle anything and runs cool when racking up frags and climbing the leaderboards when gaming for longer periods of time.
Audio Boost 3: Game changing experience
Enjoy the best and purest sound through Audio Boost 3. Audio Boost 3 comes with a selection of best audio components to deliver a studio-grade sound experience, onboard! This high-end dedicated onboard sound card delivers game changing sound quality. Audio Boost 3 makes sure you dominate the battlefield through crystal clear sound and pin-point precision.
TWIN GAMING LAN, powered by Intel
Designed with gaming DNA, TWIN GAMING LAN, powered by Intel, is optimized to give the best online gaming experience. Featuring 2 of Intel’s best dedicated gaming network controllers, combined with MSI GAMING LAN manager, you get to experience the best in speed and networking performance for games. The intelligent GAMING LAN manager automatically prioritize games above other applications, to minimize latency and reduce lag. As a bonus, both LAN connectors come with LAN Protect, a 15KV anti-surge protection for the stability and safety.
Blazing fast gaming experience with Turbo U.2 & Turbo M.2
To give gamers the best SSD performance and gaming experience, onboard Turbo U.2 is present to support the latest and greatest NVMe SSDs available in the market. Allowing transfer speeds up to 2400 MB/s using a single drive, Turbo M.2 is now protected by unique M.2 Steel Armor to offer better EMI-shieldin, it now also supports NVMe based SSD types up to 22110 providing PCI-E Gen3 x4 32Gb/s bandwidth.
2X FASTER USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-A & Type-C
Transfer your favorite games, audio and movies over USB 3.1 Gen2 enables lightning-fast transfer speeds up to 10Gb/s! A USB Type-C option allows for all the performance benefits from USB 3.1 Gen2 combined with the convenience of the USB Type-C connector. This reversible connector allows for effortless connecting of USB devices. Perfect for the latest smartphones and great for next generation SSDs and other mobile storage devices. These devices require only the USB Type-C cable for both power and data transfer. Offering a more convenient use for these next generation consumer products.
DDR4 boost technology with optimized traces fully and isolates the memory circuitry from other components and ensures the memory signal stays pure for optimal performance and stability. It also allows you to pick from a huge number of different memory kits without having any fear of compatibility issues.
MYSTIC LIGHT Extension
X99A TOMAHAWK is designed for anyone who simply wants to have a perfectly stylish gaming rig. To make it even look more awesome you can use the Mystic Light Extension header to add RGB lights in a convenient way. It provides the option to easily add an RGB LED strip to your build and control it the way you want, without having to use an extended controller. Just install the any 12V RGB strip onto the 4-pin Mystic Light Extension RGB-strip header, then control your lighting to any style you want.