Master the Game
With a unique look and feel, packed with exclusive gaming features, MSI ENTHUSIAST GAMING motherboards offer the best possible gaming experience.
Z270 GAMING M5
Master Level Gaming
- GAMING Device Port
- Lightning USB 3.1 Gen2
- VR Boost
- Killer® GAMING LAN
- Golden audio jacks with S/PDIF
- Full gaming I/O cover
- Stunning looks, protecting the I/O ports
- Solid heatsink with RGB LED
- Delivers best cooling, with RGB LED to customize colors
- DDR4 Boost with Steel Armor
- Optimized traces and isolated memory circuitry
- PCI-E Steel Armor
- Protecting VGA cards against bending and EMI
- Turbo M.2 with Steel Armor
- NVMe support, up to 32 Gb/s using PCI-Express Gen3 x4
- M.2 Shield, ready for Intel® Optane memory
- Thermal enhancement for M.2 devices for best performance
- Audio Boost 4 with amplifier
- Optimized gaming audio using best components, with Nahimic 2
Stay cool while gaming
Cooling your PC is essential for reliable performance. We’ve made sure to include enough fan headers with full control to allow you to cool your system any way you want.
-6x fan headers
-Full fan control
Your in-game advantage
Outsmart and outperform your opponents in-game using an array of unique MSI GAMING tools. Clever hardware & software tools, created to keep you one step ahead of the competition and boost your skills.
-Gaming Device Port
Be the first on the battlefield
This MSI GAMING motherboard supports all the latest storage standards. This allows you to connect any ultra-fast storage device, giving you in-game benefits. Start games faster, load levels faster and have a real advantage over your enemies.
-Ultra-fast storage caching
-Next level storage
Immerse yourself into virtual worlds
Integrating the very best of cutting edge technologies on MSI hardware provides a smooth VR ride. Through joint efforts with major VR brands, combined with unique MSI features geared to VR, MSI brings gamers and VR professionals a vivid and realistic experience in which content truly comes alive.
-VR accelerator chip
-One click VR
Sound that pulls you into the game
Get the most immersive sound experience when gaming. MSI Audio Boost delivers the highest sound quality through the use of premium quality audio components. This lets you enjoy breathtaking, game-changing sound to create the most exciting gameplay.
-Audio Boost 4
Dominate the game with the lowest latency
Get ready to crush your enemies on the battlefield with MSI GAMING LAN. Featuring the highest quality components tuned to deliver the best online gaming experience without lag.
Unmatched memory performance
MSI motherboards are crammed with features to fuel your gaming rig’s memory with more speed, higher overclockability and increased stability.
Designed for limitless tuning
Founded on experience and with a long history of creating the best performing motherboards packed with smart features, you can count on this motherboard to deliver the best performance under the most extreme conditions. Countless system tuning and troubleshooting tools are at your disposal to push your system to new heights and satisfy even the most demanding tweaker.
Maximize your USB device performance
Transfer your favorite games, music and movies over USB faster than ever. MSI offers a wide variety of options to connect and boost your USB 3.1 devices, delivering lightning-fast transfer speeds up to 10Gb/s!
-Double bandwidth USB 3.1
-Reversible Type-C connector
-Front USB 3.1
-Boost your USB
APPS TO GREATLY IMPROVE EFFICIENCY
With years of experience in creating performance enhancing tools that are easy to use, only the highest quality applications are at your disposal. Use these tools to get the most out of your motherboard and achieve victory when gaming.
Quality & Protection
Built on everlasting quality
Using only the finest quality components and integrating the latest technological innovations delivers the best possible gaming and professional experience. Rigorous quality testing under the most extreme conditions ensures a super reliable, high performance motherboard.
-Military Class 5
A gamers’ BIOS
We made sure our BIOS contains all the latest options and is easy to use for everyone. The extensive features let you fine-tune your system to deliver reliable maximum performance when gaming.
• 12.0 in. x 9.6 in. (30.5 cm x 24.4 cm)
• ATX Form Factor