The company MSI appeared with a new motherboard namely RAIDER X99A which will play the important part during the construction of powerful computer to play. This model is further distinguished by the USB 3.1 ports.

MSI-X99A-RAIDER

The RAIDER X99A motherboard has been kept in the dark colors, but offers a slightly inferior functionality to the model X99A SLI PLUS. CPU allocated socket is LGA 2011-3 (support the Core i7 models of Intel Haswell-E) with 8-phase power section and featuring a large heatsink. Also equipped with eight slots for memory – support 4-channel DDR4 clocked to 3333 MHz.

Earmarked for expansion cards two PCI-Express 2.0 x1 and three PCI-Express 3.0 x16 – can thus be here to connect three graphics cards in 3-way CrossFireX / SLI. The Intel X99 chipset is responsible for eight slots SATA 6Gb / s, one SATA Express 10 Gb/ s and one connector for Turbo M.2 32 Gb/ s.

The rear panel should not be too substantial, but the manufacturer has put here up to 10 USB ports – including four in version 3.0 and two in version 3.1.

Specification of MSI X99A RAIDER motherboard:

  • Format: ATX
  • Socket LGA 2011-3
  • Chipset: Intel X99
  • RAM: 8x 8 GB 3333 MHz DDR4
  • Connectors for expansion cards: 3x PCI-Express 3.0 x16, 2x PCI-Express 2.0 x1
  • Connectors for hard disk drive: 8x SATA 6Gb / s, SATA Express 10 Gb / s, M.2 32 Gb / s
  • Connector on the rear panel:
    • PS / 2 port
    • four USB 2.0 ports
    • four USB 3.0 ports
    • Two USB 3.1 ports
    • button to restore the default settings for UEFI
    • RJ45 gigabit network adapter
    • audio connector 8-channel sound card (including optical S / PDIF)

Still, we don’t know that how much it will you.