- The MSI B450 TOMAHAWK II motherboard supports 1st, 2nd and 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen processors. Focused on providing the best user experience, the TOMAHAWK series has a simple installation process coupled with a friendly user interface making it the best choice for entry level gamers.
- MSI extended heatsink and enhanced circuit design ensures even high-end CPU to run in full speed with MSI motherboards. MSI motherboards are built with a variety of connectors to satisfy gamers. Enhanced audio, advanced LAN networking capabilities, USB and Mystic Light turn any gaming experience into an immerse one.
- Total Fan Control allows you to check your primary system characteristics in a simplified graphical interface. You can also set up to 4 temperature targets for CPU and motherboard, which will adjust the fan speeds automatically.
- MSI PCI Express Steel Armor slots are secured to the motherboard with extra solder points and support the weight of heavy graphics cards. Double ESD protection doubles up the grounding layer around the mounting holes, preventing static discharge surges from damaging the motherboard.
- Combining MSI Core Boost, you can release maximum performance no matter what CPU you use. A fully digital power design allows for faster and undistorted current delivery to the CPU at pin-point precision. Creating the perfect conditions for high-loading operation.
Premium Design Hardware
With years of experience, MSI is no stranger to building high-performance motherboards. The R&D and engineering teams have reviewed countless designs, evaluated a wide selection of high quality components, and developed products for reliability even under extreme conditions.
With more cores’ processors, thermal and power design is more important to make sure the temperature keeps lower. MSI extended PWM heatsink and enhanced circuit design ensures even high-end CPU to run in full speed with MSI motherboards.
Flash BIOS Button
Simply flash the old BIOS version back and continue gaming within minutes with Flash BIOS Button. Flash BIOS Button even works without a CPU, memory or graphics card installed.
EZ Debug LED
Onboard LEDs for key components will indicate the source of the problem so you know exactly where to look to get up and running again. This will help you to troubleshoot the errors with ease.
Full Fan Control
Total Fan Control allows you check your primary system characteristics in a simplified graphical interface. You can also set up to 4 temperature targets for CPU and motherboard, which will adjust the fan speeds automatically.
MSI conducts thorough memory testing with the most popular memory brands under extreme conditions to ensure your system runs stable no matter what. Optimization memory modules, configurations and even improve overclocking is made sure.
Dedicated HD Audio Processor
Make sure you enjoy the purest sound quality in both stereo and surround sound. A high fidelity sound experience with exceptional acoustics and realism for studio level headphones is ensured.
The XMP (Extreme Memory Profiles) in MSI BIOS are tested and certified by MSI OC LAB. It is easy to enable with auto power settings to get the best memory speed and stability.
Core 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. This creates the perfect conditions for multi-core CPU while doing
Get more from a loaded BIOS designed for ease of use. Fine-tune the motherboard for gaming performance, efficiency, or overclocking world records.
MSI brand new Dragon Center unifies a suite of MSI software utilities into a single centralized application. Take control of advanced motherboards features and unleash endless possibilities.
|Model||MAG B450 TOMAHAWK MAX II|
|CPU Support||Supports 1st, 2nd and 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen/ Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics and 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen with Radeon Graphics/ Athlon with Radeon Vega Graphics Desktop Processors for Socket AM4|
|Chipset||AMD B450 Chipset|
|Memory||4x DDR4 memory slots, support up to 128GB|
|On-Board Graphics support||1 x DVI-D port, support a maximum resolution of 1920x1200 @60Hz
1 x HDMI 2.1 port, supports a maximum resolution of 4096x2160@60Hz
|Expansion Slot||1x PCIe 3.0 x16 slot (PCI_E1)
1x PCIe 2.0 x16 slot (PCI_E4, supports x4 mode)
3x PCIe 2.0 x1 slot
|LAN||1x Realtek 8111H Gigabit LAN controller|
2 x SATA 6Gb/s ports
1 x M.2 slot (Key M)
Supports PCIe 3.0 x4 and SATA 6Gb/s
Supports 2242/ 2260 /2280/ 22110 storage devices
4 x SATA 6Gb/s ports
|Audio||Realtek ALC892/ALC897 Codec
7.1-Channel High Definition Audio
|USB Ports||AMD B450
1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 10Gbps Type-C port on the back panel
1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 10Gbps Type-A port on the back Panel
2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 5Gbps ports available through the internal USB connector
6x USB 2.0 ports (2 Type-A ports on the back panel, 4 ports available through the internal USB 2.0 connectors)
|Internal Connectors||1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector
1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector
6 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors
2 x USB 2.0 connectors (support additional 4 USB 2.0 ports)
1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 5Gbps connector (support additional 2 USB 3.2 Gen 1 5Gbps ports)
1 x 4-pin CPU fan connector
1 x 4-pin water-pump-fan connector
4 x 4-pin system fan connectors
1 x TPM module connector
1 x Front panel audio connector
2 x System panel connectors
1 x Chassis Intrusion connector
1 x Serial Port connector
1 x Clear CMOS jumper
2 x 5050 RGB LED strip 12V connectors
|Dimension||30.5 cm x 24.4 cm|