MSI: For Gamers & Creators
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MAG Z590 TORPEDO Motherboard
11th Gen Core Ready, 11/10 for Value
The MAG Z590 TORPEDO delivers a full Intel Core 11th Gen ready platform which offers high-end performance and sophisticated aesthetics.
- Supports Intel Core 11th & 10th Gen Processors (LGA 1200)
- 14 Duet Rail VRM with 60A DrMOS
- Lightning Gen4 & Turbo Gen3 M.2 slots with Shield Frozr
- PCI-e 4.0 x16 (CrossFire via PCI-e 3.0 x16)
- 4 DIMMS with DDR4 Boost: Dual Channel (128GB Max. / 5333MHz OC)
- Intel I225-V 2.5G LAN & Intel I219-V 1G LAN
- Mystic Light illumination
Z590 Chipset, 14 Duet Rail VRM, Smart Cooling, PCI-e 4.0 x16
Supports Intel Core 11th Gen Processors
The MAG Z590 TORPEDO motherboard supports 11th Gen Intel Core, 10th Gen Intel Core, Pentium Gold, and Celeron processors.
Form Factor: ATX
Socket Type: LGA 1200
Chipset: Intel Z590
14+1+1 Duet Rail Power System
With its 8+4 pin power connectors and exclusive Core Boost technology, the MAG Z590 TORPEDO is able to sustain heavy CPU power loads to support system-demanding game settings:
1. 14 Duet Rail CPU Power System, DrMOS 60A
2. 2-Phase GT Power
3. 1-Phase SA Power
4. Digital PWM IC
Integrated Cooling Features
VRM Cooling: Features a heavy-plated MOS heatsink , heat pipe and 7W/mK thermal pads.
PCB Cooling: Premium 6-layer printed circuit design with 2 oz. thickened copper improves heat dissipation & reliability.
SSD Cooling: M.2 Shield Frozr prevents thermal throttling.
System Cooling: Connect and synchronize cooling with strategically placed pin-headers – including a dedicated pump-fan header.
Fortified PCI-e 4.0 x16
MSI PCI Express Steel Armor slots are secured to the motherboard with extra solder points to support the weight of heavy graphics cards. When every advantage in games counts, Steel Armor also shields the point of contact from electromagnetic interference:
1 x PCI-e 4.0/3.0 x16 slot (with Steel Armor)
1 x PCI-e 3.0 x16 slot (CrossFire supported)
2 x PCI-e 3.0 x1 slots
Cutting-Edge Performance & Powerful Connectivity
Gen4 & Gen3 M.2 Connectors
The MAG Z590 TORPEDO motherboard features MSI’s latest M.2 slots (Intel Optane supported):
1 x Gen4 x4 64Gb/s slot
2 x Gen3 x4 32Gb/s slots
*M.2 specifications may vary depending on the CPU installed.
M.2 Shield Frozr
Even the world’s fastest SSDs will automatically slow if thermal throttling firmware detects excessively high temperatures.
M.2 Shield Frozr is MSI’s most advanced thermal solution, offering the best possible protection to ensure maximum SSD transfer speed performance.
4 x DDR4 Dual Channel (5333 MHz OC)
DDR4 Boost: A fully-isolated DDR circuit delivers pure data signals for optimal gaming and overclocking performance.
XMP profiles in MSI BIOS are MSI OC LAB tested and can be easily enabled with auto power settings for optimized memory speed and stability.
DUAL LAN: An Intel I225-V 2.5Gbps LAN controller delivers a premium network gaming experience.
USB 3.2 Gen 2×2 Type-C: Connect to devices and transfer files at unpredicted rates: 20Gb/s.
HD Audio: 7.1-Channel High Definition Audio with Audio Boost 5 & S/PDIF output.