MSI Z790 PROJECT ZERO DDR5 Intel LGA 1700 WI-FI 7 Back-Connect ATX Motherboard

Complement next-level performance with the MSI Z790 PROJECT ZERO DDR5 Intel LGA 1700 WI-FI 7 Back-Connect ATX Motherboard. This innovative motherboard boasts cutting-edge DDR5 support, ensuring lightning-fast data transfer speeds. Its Intel LGA 1700 socket is ready for the latest 12th Gen Intel Core processors, while built-in Wi-Fi 6E delivers seamless connectivity. With 7 back-connect connectors, this motherboard offers ample room for expansion. Perfect for gamers and content creators alike, this motherboard is the ultimate choice for those seeking unparalleled speed and reliability. Elevate your PC build with the MSI Z790 Project Zero.

£259.99 £216.66
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Brand MSI
Model Number MSI Z790 PROJECT
Motherboard Chipset Z790 Chipset (LGA 1700)
CPU Socket Type LGA1700
Memory Type DDR5
Outputs DisplayPort 1.4, HDMI 2.1
Form Factor ATX
Key Features
  • Support Intel® Core™ 14th/ 13th/ 12th Gen Processors, Intel® Pentium® Gold and Celeron® Processors for LGA 1700 socket
  • Supports DDR5 Memory, up to 7200+(OC) MHz
  • Enhanced Power Design: 14+1+1 Duet Rail Power System, dual 8-pin CPU power connectors, Core Boost, Memory Boost
  • Lightning Fast Game experience: PCIe 5.0 slot, Lightning Gen 4 x4 M.2, USB 3.2 Gen 2x2
  • Premium Thermal Solution: Extended Heatsink Design and M.2 Shield Frozr are built for high performance system and non-stop works
  • Audio Boost: Reward your ears with studio grade sound
  • High Quality PCB: 6-layer PCB made by 2oz thickened copper and server grade level material


MSI Z790 PROJECT ZERO DDR5 Intel LGA 1700 WI-FI 7 Back-Connect ATX Motherboard 

Designed for peak performance and seamless connectivity, this motherboard is a game-changer for serious gamers and tech enthusiasts.

Equipped with DDR5 memory support, this motherboard delivers next-level speed and efficiency for multitasking, gaming, and content creation. With Intel LGA 1700 socket support, it is compatible with the latest 12th generation Intel Core processors, ensuring a powerful and future-proof system.

Featuring built-in WI-FI 6E technology, the MSI Z790 PROJECT ZERO motherboard offers high-speed, low-latency wireless connectivity for lag-free gaming and streaming. The 7 back-connect ports provide ample options for connecting peripherals and accessories, while the ATX form factor ensures compatibility with a wide range of PC cases.

With MSI's advanced cooling solutions, including multiple fan headers and heatsinks, this motherboard effectively dissipates heat for enhanced system stability and longevity. Additionally, the advanced circuit design and high-quality components provide reliable power delivery for overclocking and demanding tasks.

Enhance your gaming experience with customizable RGB lighting, supported by Mystic Light technology. Personalize your setup with dynamic lighting effects and synchronize with other compatible peripherals for a cohesive gaming environment.

Designed with convenience in mind, the MSI Z790 PROJECT ZERO features a user-friendly BIOS interface for easy system tweaking and maintenance. The comprehensive I/O shield ensures easy installation and protection for all your connected devices.

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Support Intel® Core™ 14th/ 13th/ 12th Gen Processors, Intel® Pentium® Gold and Celeron® Processors

4x DDR5 UDIMM, Maximum Memory Capacity 256GB
Memory Support 7200+(OC)/ 7000(OC)/ 6800(OC)/ 6600(OC)/ 6400(OC)/ 6200(OC)/ 6000(OC)/ 5800(OC)/ 5600(JEDEC)/ 5400(JEDEC)/ 5200(JEDEC)/ 5000(JEDEC)/ 4800(JEDEC) MHz
Max. overclocking frequency:
• 1DPC 1R Max speed up to 7200+ MHz
• 1DPC 2R Max speed up to 6600+ MHz
• 2DPC 1R Max speed up to 6400+ MHz
• 2DPC 2R Max speed up to 5600+ MHz

Supports Dual-Channel mode
Supports non-ECC, un-buffered memory
Supports Intel® Extreme Memory Profile

1x HDMI™
Support HDMITM 2.1 with HDR, maximum resolution of 4K 60Hz*
1x DisplayPort
Support DP 1.4, maximum resolution of 4K 60Hz*
*Available only on processors featuring integrated graphics. Graphics specifications may vary depending on the CPU installed.

3x PCI-E x16 slot
1x PCI-E x1 slot
PCI_E1 Gen PCIe 5.0 supports up to x16 (From CPU)
PCI_E2 Gen PCIe 3.0 supports up to x1 (From Chipset)
PCI_E3 Gen PCIe 4.0 supports up to x4 (From Chipset)
PCI_E4 Gen PCIe 3.0 supports up to x1 (From Chipset)

4x M.2
M.2_1 Source (From CPU) supports up to PCIe 4.0 x4 , supports 22110/2280/2260/2242 devices
M.2_2 Source (From Chipset) supports up to PCIe 4.0 x4 , supports 2280/2260/2242 devices
M.2_3 Source (From Chipset) supports up to PCIe 4.0 x4 / SATA mode, supports 2280/2260/2242 devices
M.2_4 Source (From Chipset) supports up to PCIe 4.0 x4 / SATA mode, supports 2280/2260/2242 devices
6x SATA 6G

Supports RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5 and RAID 10 for SATA storage devices

Intel® 2.5Gbps LAN

Wi-Fi 7
The Wireless module is pre-installed in the M.2 (Key-E) slot
Supports MU-MIMO TX/RX, 2.4GHz / 5GHz / 6GHz* (320MHz) up to 5.8Gbps
Supports 802.11 a/ b/ g/ n/ ac/ ax/ be

Supports Bluetooth® 5.4**, MLO, 4KQAM

* 6GHz band support may depend on every country’s regulations and Wi-Fi 7 will be ready in Windows 11 SV3.
** The Bluetooth version may be updated, please refer to the Wi-Fi chipset vendor's website for details. Bluetooth 5.4 support schedule depends on MSFT Windows 11 plan.

Realtek® ALC897 Codec
7.1-Channel High Performance Audio

1x Power Connector(ATX_PWR)
2x Power Connector(CPU_PWR)
1x CPU Fan
1x Pump Fan
6x System Fan
2x Front Panel (JFP)
1x Chassis Intrusion (JCI)
1x Front Audio (JAUD)
1x TBT connector (JTBT, supports RTD3)
2x Addressable V2 RGB LED connector (JARGB_V2)
2x RGB LED connector(JRGB)
1x TPM pin header(Support TPM 2.0)
4x USB 2.0 ports
4x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type A ports
1x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type C ports
1x USB4 card connector (JTBT_U4_1, supports RTD3)

4x EZ Debug LED

Back Pane Ports 
Mouse / Keyboard
DisplayPort 1.4
USB 2.0
2.5G LAN Port
Wi-Fi / Bluetooth Antenna
HD Audio Connectors
Flash Bios Button
USB 2.0
HDMI™ 2.1 Port
USB 3.2 Gen 1 5Gbps Type-A
USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 20Gbps Type-C
USB 3.2 Gen 2 10Gbps Type-A

Support for Windows® 11 64-bit, Windows® 10 64-bit