MSI B365M PRO-VDH Motherboard

 435.0

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Supports 9th / 8th Gen Intel® Core™ / Pentium® Gold / Celeron® processors for LGA 1151 socket
  • Supports DDR4 Memory, up to 2666MHz
  • Audio Boost: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality.
  • Turbo M.2: Running at PCI-E Gen3 x4 maximizes performance for NVMe based SSDs.
  • EZ Debug LED: Easiest way to troubleshoot.
  • PCI-E Steel Armor: Protecting VGA cards against bending and EMI for better performance, stability and strength.
  • X-Boost: Software that auto-detects and allows you to boost the performance of any storage, Optane or USB device.
  • Core Boost: With premium layout and fully digital power design to support more cores and provide better performance.

Description

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MSI PRO B365M PRO-VDH

Powered by Intel B365 chipset, this motherboard seamlessly works with 9th/8th generation Intel Core processors, which have up to 8 cores. Its micro ATX form factor boasts quad memory slots, a PCIe x16, dual PCIe x1, and an M.2 PCIe slot, enough for you to build a gaming or home/office PC. And manufactured with premium quality components and excellent circuit design, this board offers solid foundation for your next powerhouse. VGA, DVI and HDMI outputs are built onboard*.

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* Processors with integrated graphics are required for these video outputs to function.

  • Supports 9th / 8th Gen Intel Core / Pentium Gold / Celeron processors for LGA 1151 socket
  • Supports DDR4 Memory, up to 2666 MHz
  • Turbo M.2: Running at PCI-E Gen3 x4 maximizes performance for NVMe based SSDs.
  • Core Boost: With premium layout and fully digital power design to support more cores and provide better performance.
  • Audio Boost: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality.
  • EZ Debug LED: Easiest way to troubleshoot.
  • X-Boost: Software that auto-detects and allows you to boost the performance of any storage or USB device.
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9th and 8th Processors Support

MSI B365 motherboards perfectly support Intel 9th and 8th processors, so you can still enjoy latest MSI motherboard technology if you use 8th processors. Combining MSI Core Boost, you can release maximum performance no matter what CPU you use.

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Extreme Stability & Compatibility Testing

MSI conducts thorough memory testing with the most popular memory brands under extreme conditions to ensure your system runs stable no matter what. Our memory partners include brands like Corsair, Crucial, Kingston, G.Skill and many more to optimize memory modules and configurations.

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Fortify Your System with PCI-E Steel Armor

MSI PCI Express Steel Armor slots are armed with more solder points on the motherboard for a stronger hold, preventing any damage due to heavy-weight graphics cards. Steel Armor also protects PCI Express signals against electromagnetic interference for a pure gaming experience and even higher overclocking.

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Super Stable Gaming with the Highest Quality Components

MSI uses the high quality components , which are shielded by the best protection to make sure your system runs smoothly under the most extreme conditions.

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Solid Cap

With their aluminum core design and Japanese made quality, Solid CAPs are made for high-end design motherboard. Not only do Solid CAPs could provide lower Equivalent Series Resistance (ESR), but also work firmly for over-10-year.

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Dark Choke

A special core design allows the Dark Choke to run at a lower temperature offering better power efficiency and stability.

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Ultimate Motherboard Protection

We’ve made sure you can enjoy your system endlessly. MSI motherboards feature Double ESD protection with double layer grounding around the motherboard mounting holes, preventing Electrostatic discharge (ESD) surges from damaging the motherboard.

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DOBUBLE ESD PROTECTION

BEST (MSI)

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SINGLE ESD PROTECTION

AVERAGE (BRAND B)

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SEMI ESD PROTECTION

POOR (BRAND G)