MSI B450 GAMING PRO CARBON AC AM4 Motherboard

Product code: 248708

Product features

  • Form factor: ATX
  • Socket: AMD AM4
  • Chipset: AMD B450
  • Memory: DIMM x 4 / Max RAM: 64 GB
  • AMD CrossFire x 2
£130.00

Product features

  • Form factor: ATX
  • Socket: AMD AM4
  • Chipset: AMD B450
  • Memory: DIMM x 4 / Max RAM: 64 GB
  • AMD CrossFire x 2
Product information
Top features:

- Upgrade your components with loads of connectivity

- Take control of your cooling with six fan headers

- Customise your lighting with RGB connections  

Upgrade your components

The MSI B450 GAMING PRO CARBON AC AM4 Motherboard is built to give you loads of options, whether this is your first build or an upgrade. Compatible with the latest M.2 storage, you can add superfast SSD storage to your build - boot up in seconds and reduce the time you're stuck waiting for games to load. And because your SATA ports are freed up, you can pile up huge capacity hard drives.

The AM4 socket is compatible with Ryzen processors, so you can upgrade through the range over time, or jump straight to a powerful Ryzen 7 CPU for your initial build.

Take control of your cooling

When you've got your cooling set up, you want to be able to adjust everything accurately. Which is why the MSI CARBON AC AM4 Motherboard has six fan headers with full controls and an extended heatsink. There's also compatibility for water cooling, so even with loads of great components, it's easy to keep everything cool.

Customise your lighting

Customise your PC with RGB lighting - the GAMING PRO CARBON features MSI Mystic Lighting, so you can personalise the lighting on the motherboard, and connect all your other RGB components. It's easy to choose from a huge palette of colours and effects, so your entire PC can glow in the same rainbow hues, or flash at the same time.

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Specification

Technical specifications for MSI B450 GAMING PRO CARBON AC AM4 Motherboard

OVERVIEW
Form factor ATX
Socket AMD AM4
Chipset AMD B450
Processor models supported AMD Ryzen processors
Operating systems supported Windows 10
Memory slots 4 x DIMM (Max RAM: 64 GB)
Memory standard DDR4
Multi-GPU support CrossFire x 2
Cooling features Heatsink
INTERNAL CONNECTIVITY
Expansion slots - PCIe (x16) x 2
- PCIe (x1) x 3
Storage slots - SATA x 6 (6 GB/s)
- M.2 x 2
Cooling - CPU fan 4-pin x 1
- Case fan 4-pin x 4
- Water-pump-fan 4-pin x 1
Power - 24-pin ATX x 1
- 8-pin ATX 12 V x 1
- 4-pin ATX 12 V x 1
Buttons BIOS flashback
USB - USB 2.0 connector x 2 (supports additional 4 USB 2.0 ports)
- USB 3.1 connector x 1 (supports additional 2 USB 3.1 ports)
Other internal connections - TPM module connector x 1
- Front panel audio connector x 1
- System panel connector x 1
- Chassis Intrusion connector x 1
- Serial port connector x 1
- Clear CMOS jumper x 1
- LED 2-pin power connector x 1
- 5050 RGB LED 12 V connector x 2
- Individually addressable RGB LED 5 V connector x 1
- CORSAIR connector x 1
EXTERNAL CONNECTIVITY
Video output - HDMI 1.4 x 1
- DisplayPort x 1
USB - USB Type-C x 1
- USB 3.1 x 3
- USB 2.0 x 2
Audio - 3.5 mm jack x 5
- Optical S/PDIF out x 1
LAN Ethernet port x 1
Other external connections - PS/2 keyboard/mouse combo port x 1
- RP-SMA WiFi antenna port x 2
GENERAL
Colour Black
Software included - Nahimic 3
- Gaming LAN manager
- Mystic Light
- Super Charger
- Command Center
- Live Update 6
- Smart Tool
- RAMDisk
- X-Boost
- CPU-Z MSI Gaming
- Google Chrome
Box contents - MSI B450 GAMING PRO CARBON AC AM4 Motherboard
- SATA 6 GB/s cable x 2
- Case badge
- I/O shield
- SATA cable labels
- M.2 screw x 1
- WiFi antenna x 2
- RGB LED extension cable - 80 cm
- User manual
- Driver DVD
- Installation guide
Dimensions 65 x 269 x 346 mm (H x W x D)
Weight 1.9 kg
Manufacturer’s guarantee 3 years
Customer reviews

MSI B450 GAMING PRO CARBON AC AM4 Motherboard reviews verified by reevooReevoo

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(9.5 out of 10)
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Scores 9.5 out of 10 based on 4 reviews
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(10 out of 10)

Robert

Redhill GB Computer builder for 25
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Best B450 MB out there. Did all the research and has power regulation as good as B470 boards , better than Asus and Gigabyte in this respect. Well featured and recommended as No1 by most tech forums for a B450 board. Simply upped mutiplier on my Ryzen chip to 4Ghz with no problem and recognised memory @ 3200 at boot up. Perfect. Reliability I can't really rate as it's a new build and only time will tell.
None , looks smart and is running very, very well.
Confirmed purchase: 13 June 2019
Published on: 29 July 2019
(10 out of 10)

amari

birmingham GB honest. to the point
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come with built in Wi-Fi which is actually really good the radios is amazing it can reach also has rgb which is cool brought it for gaming and its getting the job done.....amazingly. 100% the best 450 motherboard
none really had no issues just wish there was little more rgb but that's just me lol
Confirmed purchase: 25 January 2019
Published on: 02 March 2019
(10 out of 10)

Christopher

Sheffield GB Experienced PC builder
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Solid bit of kit for the price point.
Firm's remain just warm to touch on load.
UEFI a little clunky compared with ASUS or Gigabyte from experience but nothing untoward.
All round it's the best of the B450 AMD mobos.
Nothing
Confirmed purchase: 01 February 2019
Published on: 01 March 2019
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£130.00
MSI B450 GAMING PRO CARBON AC AM4 Motherboard
£130.00