Product Comparison: MSI X470 GAMING PLUS vs MSI X470 GAMING PRO


General Specifications
Brand
MSI
MSI
Model
X470 GAMING PLUS
X470 GAMING PRO
Origin
China
China
About the Product
MSI X470 GAMING PLUS ATX Motherboard for AMD Socket AM4 Processors. Synchronize other RGB solutions for customization. Lightning Fast Game experience: TURBO M.2 with M.2 Shield, StoreMI, AMD Turbo USB 3.1 GEN3.
MSI MB AMD X470 Gaming Pro DDR4 ATX X470 GAMING PRO Components Motherboards. Operating system: Support for Windows 10 64-bitSupport for Windows 7 64-bit To support Windows 7 64-bit, you must install an AMD Pinnacle Ridge and Summit Ridge CPU.
Key Specs
Form Factor
ATX
ATX
Socket
AM4
AM4
Chipset
AMD X470
AMD X470
Supported Processors
Supports 1st, 2nd and 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen
Supports 1st, 2nd and 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen
Memory Slot Type
288 pin
288 pin
What customers say about "Key Specs"
MSI X470 GAMING PLUS ATX Motherboard
  • There is a need for microATX, but I've always preferred the old reliable ATX formfactor.
  • This has been the easiest ATX build I've had.
  • I purchased this to have a full ATX motherboard with lots of options.
  • The BIOS is very explicit and easy to use, which I like.
  • I HIGHLY recommend this board. Good form factor.
MSI X470 GAMING PRO ATX Motherboard
  • BIOS experience is amazing. Whatever you want to tune is one click effort.
  • Everything runs fine and stable under heavy CPU and GPU load.
  • Good performance board. Bios is quick and easy to configure. Good form factor.
  • Great mb and great bios. Love it. Awesome form factor for my case.
  • Everything is running fine and giving me the boost I need.
Size & Weight
Height
11.96 in.
13.7 in.
Width
9.61 in.
10.6 in.
Depth
1.96 in.
3.1 in.
Weight
1.1 lbs.
3.19 lbs.

MSI X470 GAMING PLUS

MSI X470 GAMING PRO

MSI X470 GAMING PLUS

MSI X470 GAMING PRO

MSI X470 GAMING PLUS

MSI X470 GAMING PRO

MSI X470 GAMING PLUS

MSI X470 GAMING PRO

Memory
Memory Type
DDR4
DDR4
Maximum Speed
3466 MHz
3466 MHz
Number Of Memory Slots
4
4
Max. Memory Supported
128 GB
128 GB

MSI X470 GAMING PLUS

MSI X470 GAMING PRO

MSI X470 GAMING PLUS

MSI X470 GAMING PRO

MSI X470 GAMING PLUS

MSI X470 GAMING PRO

What customers say about "Memory"
MSI X470 GAMING PLUS ATX Motherboard
  • I'm using this with a Ryzen 2700 and 32 GB of ram. Good memory speed.
  • Also very useful I've found, the board will overclock your memory for you.
  • Makes memory overclocking very easy.
  • CPU and memory were discovered and set to rated speed right out of the box.
  • Memory compatibility is good as well and the board does its job.
MSI X470 GAMING PRO ATX Motherboard
  • Honestly in games or daily multitasking, can't see any performance drops. Especially with the faster memory.
  • Everything with this just seems faster. Good memory speed.
  • Memory worked good in slots B1 and B2 and A-XMP Profile worked first time.
  • The gaming plus one overheats and has shoddy memory slots that are finicky and overheat easy.
  • Found that RAM slots A1 and A2 did not work.
Connectivity
PCI
6
6
PCI-E
2x PCIe 3.0 x16, PCIe 2.0 x16, 3 x PCIe 2.0 x1
2x PCIe 3.0 x16, PCIe 2.0 x16, 3 x PCIe 2.0 x1
HDMI
1
1
USB
2x USB 3.1 Gen2, 8x USB 3.1 Gen1, 6x USB 2.0
2x USB 3.1 Gen2, 8x USB 3.1 Gen1, 6x USB 2.0
SATA
6
6
Other Interfaces
2x M.2, DVI-D port, Optical S/PDIF out, PS/2, RJ-45, 5x audio jacks
2x M.2, DVI-D port, Optical S/PDIF out, PS/2, RJ-45, 5x audio jacks

MSI X470 GAMING PLUS

MSI X470 GAMING PRO

What customers say about "Connectivity"
MSI X470 GAMING PLUS ATX Motherboard
  • There's a good variety of slots and they all connect well.
  • Great motherboard so far! It has all the USB 3.0 ports and fan connections.
  • It has all the connections I needed for my build and looks great inside the case.
  • It is a great motherboard easy to hook up Easy Connect lots of space for everything I needed.
  • Only downside is that a pci graphics card connected to able to work even it has hdmi without graphics card won't work.
MSI X470 GAMING PRO ATX Motherboard
  • Installation was easy like most MB.
  • The motherboard was very easy to install.
  • Updating BIOS was super easy and installation was about as straight forward as it gets.
  • This thing is awesome. Easy to install, BIOS is easy.
  • Building on this board was easy, everything was labeled nicely. Easy connect.
Features
Native Audio
Realtek ALC892
Realtek ALC892
Additional Accessories Included
2x SATA cable, I/O Shield, Label stickers, Driver disk, MSI case badge, M.2 Screw
I/O Shield, 2x SATA cable, 2x M.2 Screw, SATA Cable Labels, Driver disk
Extras
PCI-E Steel Armor, Golden Audio Jacks, Gaming heatsinks, Optimised traces and isolated memory circuitry
Mystic Light and Mystic Light Sync, Lightning Fast Game experience, Audio Boost with Nahimic, Core Boost, VR Ready
What customers say about "Features"
MSI X470 GAMING PLUS ATX Motherboard
  • It has the basic feature set (USB 3.1 gen 1 front-panel connectors, decent audio).
  • Features are documented and the built-in memory profiles make overclocking your memory quite easy.
  • Many Features not found on other-even more expensive boards.
  • RGB LED lights on board, plus red lights showing memory.
  • If you're looking for features like USB-C, wireless, more than 6 SATA connectors, or something else, it may be a good idea to look elsewhere.
MSI X470 GAMING PRO ATX Motherboard
  • The bios were easy to set up and navigate, with very detailed control.
  • Despite such a rock-bottom price tag, most of the basic features you’ll find elsewhere are all present and accounted for.
  • It's a good motherboard with a lot of features.
  • There is a big feature called hwmonitors which allow you to control the speed of the fan depend on cpu degrees.
  • Motherboard has the features you want and easy BIOS setup.
Power
Power Connectors
24-pin ATX, 8-pin ATX 12V, 4-pin ATX 12V
8-pin ATX 12V, 4-pin ATX 12V, 24-pin ATX
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
Certifications
CE, FCC, KCC, VCCI
CE, FCC
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