• Frys.com #6975887
  • Manufacturer: MSI
  • UPC #816909093636
  • Model #Big Bang X Power II
  • MSI's Big Bang X Power II is based on Intel's latest X79 chipset supporting the Core i7 processors in LGA2011 socket. The Big Bang X Power II features 8 memory DIMMs that supports maximum memory capacity up to a staggering 128GB! For superior quality and stability, it adopts Military Class III components, such as DrMOS II - the next generation of DrMOS with improved double thermal protection. The Big Bang X Power II also features the latest PCI Express Gen 3 bus and MSI's proprietary Click BIOS II for maximum performance and user convenience. When taking into account other advanced technologies such as OC Genie II, 3-Way NVIDIA SLI and AMD CrossFireX. MSI Big Bang X Power II is simply the best choice for extremist.



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    Detailed Description
    (Manufacturer # Big Bang X Power II )


    • Supports 2nd Generation Intel® Core i7 processors in LGA2011 package.
    Please refer to CPU Support for compatible CPU; the above description is for reference only.


    • Intel® X79 Chipset

    Main Memory

    • Supports eight unbuffered DIMM of 1.5 Volt DDR3 1066/1333/1600/1866*/2133*/2400* (OC) DRAM, 128GB Max
    - Supports Quad channel mode


    • 4 PCI Express gen3 x16 slots
    - PCI_E1 supports up to PCIE x16 speed
    - PCI_E5 supports up to PCIE x16 speed when PCI_E3 is empty, or supports x8 speed when PCI_E3 is occupied
    - PCI_E3 & PCI_E7 support up to PCIE x8 speed
    • 3 PCI Express gen2 x16 slots
    - PCI_E2, PCU_E4 & PCI_E6 support up to PCIE x1 speed
    On-Board SATA

    SATAII controller integrated in Intel® X79 chipset
    - Up to 3Gb/s transfer speed.
    - Supports four SATAII ports (SATA3~6) by X79

    SATAIII controller integrated in Intel® X79 chipset
    - Up to 6Gb/s transfer speed.
    - Supports two SATAIII ports (SATA1~2) by X79

    SATAIII controller integrated in ASMedia® ASM 1061 chipset
    - Up to 6Gb/s transfer speed.
    - Supports four SATAIII ports (SATA7~10)

    - SATA1~6 ports support Intel Rapid Storage Technology enterprise (AHCI / RAID 0/1/5/10) by Intel X79
    USB 3.0

    • 1 USB 3.0 internal connector by NEC® D720200
    • 4 USB 3.0 rear I/O ports by NEC® D720200

    • Chipset integrated by Realtek® ALC898
    - Flexible 8-channel audio with jack sensing
    - Compliant with Azalia 1.0 Spec
    - Meet Microsoft Vista Premium spec

    • Supports dual PCI Express LAN 10/100/1000 Fast Ethernet by Intel 82579V and 82574L.
    IEEE1394 / FireWire

    VIA® VT6315N chipset
    - Supports up to two 1394 ports. (Rear panel x1, pinheader x1)
    - Transfer rate is up to 400Mbps.
    Internal I/O Connectors

    - ATX 24-Pin power connector
    - 2 x 8-pin Power connectors
    - CPU x 1 / System x 5 FAN connectors
    - Front panel audio connector
    - Front panel connector
    - 1 x Chasis intrusion connector
    - 2 x USB 2.0 connectors
    - 1 x USB 3.0 connectors
    - 4 x Serial ATAII connectors
    - 6 x Serial ATAIII connectors
    - 1 x IEEE1394 connector
    - 1 x Clear CMOS jumper
    - 1 x Power button
    - 1 x Reset button
    - 1 x OC Genie button
    - 2 x Base clock buttons
    - 1 x Multi BIOS button
    Back Panel I/O Ports

    - 1 x PS/2 Mouse/Keyboard port
    - 1 x Clear CMOS button
    - 1 x Coaxial SPDIF port
    - 1 x Optical SPDIF port
    - 1 x IEEE1394 port
    - 2 x RJ45 LAN Jacks
    - 6 x USB 2.0 ports
    - 4 x USB 3.0 ports
    - 1 x 6 in 1 audio jack

    • The mainboard BIOS provides "Plug & Play" BIOS which detects the peripheral devices and expansion cards of the board automatically.
    • The mainboard provides a Desktop Management Interface(DMI) function which records your mainboard specifications.

    • 34.5cm(L) x 26.4cm(W) XL-ATX Form Factor


    • 12 mounting holes.

    Technical Specifications   [return to top]
     Specification Value
    Processor Supported: Intel
    Socket Type: Intel 2011
    CPU Type: Core i7 /2011
    North Bridge Chipset: Intel X79
    South Bridge Chipset: NA
    Number of Memory Slots: 8+ DIMM Slot
    Memory Type: DDR3
    Form Factor: ATX
    Onboard Video Chipset: None
    Video Output: None
    Multi-GPU Solution: SLI
    Memory Channel: Quad
    PCI Express 2 x16 Slots: 3
    PCI Express 3 x16 Slots: 4
    PCI Slots: 0
    PCIe x1 Slots: 0
    PCIe x4 Slots: 0
    PATA Support: None
    SATA 1 5 Gb Support: 0
    SATA 3Gb Support: 4
    SATA 6GB Support: 6
    SATA RAID: 0
    USB 3.1 Ports: 0
    USB 3 Ports: 5
    USB 2 Ports: 10
    eSATA Ports: 0
    Firewire 1394a Ports: 2
    Thunderbolt: No
    LAN Ports: Dual 10/100/1000
    On Board Power Connectors: 24 Pin ATX
      2x 8 Pin ATX 12V
    CPU Fan Header: 1x 4 Pin PWM
    3 Pin System Fan: None
    4 Pin PWM System Fans: 5 Headers


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