MSI A88X-G45 Gaming Assassin's Creed LHD AMD A88X Socket FM2+ ATX Motherboard
A88X-G45 Gaming Assassin's Creed LHD
Product DescriptionAssassinﾒs Creed Liberation HD, FREE with your A88X-G45 GAMING
The year is 1765. While the seeds of the American Revolution are being sewn in Boston and New York, Spanish forces in the South plot to seize control of Louisiana for the Templars, threatening to forever shift the balance of power in the New World. Assassinﾒs Creed Liberation HD takes full advantage of the latest hardware and introduces a complete graphical overhaul, re-mastered music and sound effects, and a revamped gameplay experience. You will get a full copy of Assassinﾒs Creed Liberation HD with the MSI FM2+ A88X-G45 GAMING motherboard.Let the games begin
MSI GAMING motherboards are designed to provide gamers with best-in-class features and technology. Backed by the imposing looks of MSI's Dragon, each motherboard is an engineering masterpiece tailored to gaming perfection.The best gaming weapons at hand
- The highest frag and the lowest lag with Killer E2200 Game Networking
- Crystal clear sound with Audio Boost
- Top quality audio solution with Sound Blaster Cinema
- Gaming Device Port
- Military Class 4 Components
- OC Genie 4 & Click BIOS 4
- Optimized for multiple graphics cards
- Supports DDR3-2400+ memory for super fast loadingKiller E2200 game networkingKill your lag!
The Killer E2200 Intelligent Networking Platform is built for maximum networking performance for online games and high-quality streaming media. Featuring Advanced Stream Detect? Killer E2200 automatically detects and accelerates game traffic ahead of other network traffic for smoother, stutter-free in-game performance and the competitive edge. With this exclusive, automatic traffic prioritization, games and real-time chat get priority over low-level system chatter, giving you the lowest latency for game data on the most controllable network hardware available.
Through the detection and prioritization of gaming traffic you can finally fully utilize your network without fear of being kicked from an on-line game because of high ping. This enables true multi-tasking without manually enabling or disabling applications, updates and installations. Killer networking actually allows you to use your PC 24 hours a day.USB AUDIO POWER
USB Audio Power is a breakthrough in Home Theater Entertainment audio quality. Using an unique design, the USB ports onboard provide a TRUE 5V signal that doesnﾒt drop when more devices are connected.This simply means better signal quality over USB, especially for devices that rely on a perfect signal, like USB DACﾒs as they rely on a perfect transmission of audio bits from the motherboard to the DAC. This also means that external low-noise power supplies are no longer essential for better audio quality as USB Audio Power is able to deliver an optimum USB signal.
- Enhances USB Audio Quality
- Stable 5V Power & Better Signal Transmission over USBAudio Boost
Reward your ears with true quality. Get ready for ear-drum shattering sound, with MSI Audio Boost! With Audio Boost we're delivering the highest audio quality so you can enjoy crystal clear sound and music in games.
Because the complete audio circuitry is isolated from other features, you'll enjoy less interference and more stability.
The built-in headphone amplifier allows you to use studio-grade headgear and get the most amazing sound quality out of your gaming PC.
- Studio level Integrated 600? Headphone amplifier
- Gold-flashed audio jacks for pure audio signals
- EMI shielded audio codec & amplifier
- High quality Japanese audio capacitors
- Illuminated Audio Isolation LineSoundBlaster Cinema features
Hear your enemies perfectly, even on an ear-drum shattering battlefield. Thanks to Sound Blaster Cinema, you're getting amazing surround sound with just stereo headphones. Your most important gaming sound effects are reproduced crystal clear allowing you to focus on your game even during extremely long gaming sessions.
Powered by the SBX Pro Studio technologies, Sound Blaster Cinema enables you to clearly hear specific sounds in gaming environments, making your ears a decisive tool on the battlefield.Gaming device port
You want more FPS, lower ping, but why use a pro-gaming mouse with old-fashioned standards? MSI Gaming Device Port is optimized for high polling rate mice (500 to 1000 Hz) which lowers your mouse's response time from 8 milliseconds to 1 millisecond! This gives a much smoother mouse response in games. The additional gold plating on the ports enhances the durability drastically and ensures your PS/2 and USB ports are always working when you ship out to a LAN party.
- more responsive
- smoother gameplay
- faster reactions
- 3x more gold than regular connectors
- 10x longer lifetime when plugging and unplugging
- prevents oxidation and corrosionMilitary Class 4 components
Military Class 4 is the next step in high quality components. The Hi-c Cap, Super Ferrite Choke and Solid CAPs will make sure that your PC runs more stable under extreme conditions.Hi-c CAP
A Hi-c CAP is a very small, but super-efficient capacitor. Besides ensuring enough spacing around a CPU socket to install large coolers, it also allows for 93% energy efficiency. Thanks to Hi-c CAP`s MSI mainboards are the most energy efficient in the market.Dark CAP
With their aluminum core design, Dark CAP's have been a staple in high-end design motherboard designs and provides lower Equivalent Series Resistance (ESR) as well as its over-10-year lifespan.Super Ferrite Choke
Super Ferrite Choke uses a Ferrite core that is Super-Permeable. This allows the Super Ferrite Choke to run at a 35 degree Celsius lower temperature, have a 30% higher current capacity, a 20% improvement in power efficiency and better overclocking power stability.Military Class essentials
The core of Military Class 4 is based on the essentials which increase your stability in the toughest conditions.
The humidity protection and high temperature protection ensure your system can survive each environment, no matter how harsh. The new structure of the PCB limits EMI radiation.
On top of that the all the connectors have ESD protection in order to prevent short circuit.OC Genie 4
OC Genie is the world's first built-in hardware overclocking technology on motherboards. With this new generation of OC Genie, we're giving you even more performance. The OC Genie button works as you expect it to, but now you have even more control. Flick the OC_MODE switch from the normal "Turbo" to "GAMING" and your PC gets another adrenalin shot! For the more advanced overclockers, we give you complete control of your settings with "My OC Genie".Click BIOS 4
The MSI Click BIOS 4 is the latest UEFI BIOS with optimizations for Windows 8. Besides that, it also reacts faster, runs smoother and has better mouse support. And all this comes with advanced and cool features.Hardware Monitor
Hardware monitor allows you to take control of your system through Total Fan and check your primary system characteristics in an easy graphical interface.Board Explorer
This feature shows the user a visual representation of all the connectors of the motherboard and displays which devices are connected. In case of a device having a bad connection you can easily trace it with board explorer.OC Profiles preview
With OC profiles you can rapidly switch between settings and you can save up to 8 profiles. In the blink of an eye, you can see the differences between your current system settings and any of the stored profiles.Optimized for multiple graphics cards NVIDIA SLI/AMD CrossFireX/VirtuMVP 2.0
MSI GAMING motherboards feature one or more PCI-Express 3.0 slots, perfectly aligned and with enough space for an optimal airflow when using multiple graphics cards. That way, you will never have to worry about an overheating PC, while you are enjoying the best graphics jumping off from your monitor when running AMD CrossFire gaming setup.Total control
MSI's exclusive Command Center software is a very powerful tool to push your motherboard to the max. With a very intuitive touch ready interface, Command Center allows users to tune settings to increase system stability, maximize overclocking performance and adjust cooling features.Graphical fan control & monitoring
Command Center features a total new fan control interface from which users can control all fans' speed on the motherboard and set profiles. Users can real-time monitor the status of the fans as well as record fan speed, voltage and temperate status into a log file. This feature is both convenient for pro-gamers and overclockers.Unlimited RAMdisk
MSI Command Center integrates an unlimited RAMdisk with the retail value of $35. With a RAMdisk you can create a virtual drive from your system memory enabling speeds 20x faster than a modern SSD. There are options to load complete game images, you can speed up your browser or your page file which increases your whole system's performance.SUPPORTS DDR3-2400+ MEMORY FOR SUPER FAST LOADING
Tired of everlasting loading screens? The MSI Gaming series motherboards offer support for DDR3-2400+ memory modules. That way, you will not have to miss out on any gaming action because your in-game levels will be loaded superfast!SMART Fan Control
Smart Fan Control gives you complete control of all your fans to enable you to find the best balance of fan performance and silence. Because you can also monitor and record all your fan information, a great pool of information is available to base the fan settings on.Dragon heat sink
With an awesome product comes an inspiring heat sink! Styled after the iconic MSI GAMING Dragon. The heat sink is oversized to provide the best thermal transfer and heat dissipation to enable your PC to just game 24 hours per day.
|Supported memory types||DDR3-SDRAM|
|Memory slots type||DIMM|
|Memory channels support||Dual|
|Supported memory clock speeds||1333, 1600, 1866, 2133, 2400 MHz|
|Maximum internal memory||64 GB|
|Compatible processor series||AMD A, Athlon|
|Processor socket||Socket FM2+|
|USB 2.0 connectors||3|
|USB 3.0 connectors||1|
|Supported hard disk drive interfaces||Serial ATA III|
|CPU fan connector|
|ATX Power connector (24-pin)|
|Number of EATX power connectors||1|
|Chassis intrusion connector|
|Number of chassis fan connectors||4|
|Front panel audio connector|
|Number of SATA 3 connectors||8|
|Serial port headers||1|
Back panel I/O ports
|USB 2.0 ports quantity||2|
|USB 3.0 ports quantity||6|
|Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports||1|
|PS/2 ports quantity||1|
|S/PDIF out port|
|VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity||1|
|DVI-D ports quantity||1|
|HDMI ports quantity||1|
|LAN controller||Bigfoot Killer E2205|
|Ethernet interface type||Gigabit|
|Motherboard chipset family||AMD|
|Motherboard chipset||AMD A88X|
|Motherboard form factor||ATX|
|Audio output channels||7.1|
|RAID levels||0, 1, 5, 10|
|Audio system||Realtek ALC1150|
|Maximum graphics adapter memory||1760 MB|
|Parallel processing technology support||3-Way CrossFireX|
h class="label">Maximum resolution
|4096 x 2160 pixels|
|Number of displays supported||3|
|PCI Express x1 (Gen 2.x) slots||3|
|PCI Express x16 (Gen 3.x) slots||3|
|Clear CMOS jumper|
Weight & dimensions
|Bundled software||Assassinﾒs Creed Liberation HD|
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