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Powered By Intel 10th Gen Core Processors, The MSI MEG Z490I UNIFY Begins Its Dark Conquest With A Design Made To Accomplish Any Task With Cruel Efficiency. Connect To Ultra-Fast Networks With 2.5G LAN Ans Wi-Fi AX. Thunderbolt Port Capable Of Up To 40 GB/S Faster Transfer Speeds. Extended Heatsink With Aluminium Cover, M.2 Shield Frozr And Frozr Heatsink.


  • Supports 10th Gen Intel® Core™ / Pentium® Celeron® processors for LGA 1200 socket.
  • Supports DDR4 Memory, up to 5000(OC) MHz.
  • Ready 4 the Future: Support Lightning Gen 4 Solution for the future.
  • Thunderbolt™ 3 ports: Experience Thunderbolt 3 with unprecedented interface bandwidth speeds up to 40Gbp and support for up to six daisy-chained devices.
  • Extreme Power Design: INTERSIL digital PWM, direct 8 phases with 90A Smart Power Stage and Titanium Choke III unleash the true power of your processors.
  • Outstanding Cooling Solution: Frozr Heatsink, VRM Heat-pipe, Aluminum Cover and M.2 Shield Frozr ensure the extreme performance with low temp.
  • Latest Network Solution: Onboard 2.5G LAN and latest Wi-Fi 6 solution deliver the best online experience without lag.
  • Twin Turbo M.2 with Shield Frozr: Turbo M.2 delivers PCI-E Gen3 x4 performance with transfer speeds up to 32 Gb/s for the latest SSDs.
  • Pre-installed I/O Shielding: Better EMI protection and more convenience for installation .




Supports 10th Gen Intel® Core™ and Pentium® Gold / Celeron® processors


Intel® Z490 Chipset

Internal I/O Connectors

1x 24-pin ATX main power connector

1x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector

4x SATA 6Gb/s connectors

2x M.2 slots [M-Key]

1x USB 3.2 Gen2 10Gbps Type-C port

1x USB 3.2 Gen1 5Gbps connector [supports additional 2 USB 3.2 Gen1 5Gbps ports]

1x USB 2.0 connector [supports additional 2 USB 2.0 ports]

1x 4-pin CPU fan connector

1x 4-pin water-pump fan connector

1x 4-pin system fan connector

1x Front panel audio connector

2x System panel connectors

1x Chassis Intrusion connector

2x 3-pin RAINB0W LED connectors

1xTPM module connector


2x DDR4 memory slots, support up to 64GB 1

Supports 1R 2133/2666/2933 MHz 1

1DPC 1R Max speed up to 5000+ MHz

1DPC 2R Max speed up to 4600+ MHz

Supports Dual-Channel mode

Supports non-ECC mode, un-buffered memory

Supports Intel® Extreme Memory Profile [XMP]

Please refer for more information on compatible memory.


1x DisplayPort, supports a maximum resolution of 4096x2304 @60Hz

1x HDMI port, supports a maximum resolution of 4096x2160 @30Hz

Intel® JHL7540 Thunderbolt™ 3 Controller

1x Thunderbolt™ 3 [Type-C] port on the back panel

Supports Thunderbolt™ 3 with a maximum resolution of 3840x2160 @60Hz or DisplayPort 1.4 with a maximum resolution of 4096x2304 @60 Hz

Maximum shared memory is 1GB


Intel® JHL7540 Thunderbolt™ 3 Controller

1x Thunderbolt™ 3 [USB Type-C] port on the back panel

Supports up to 40 Gbps transfer rate with Thunderbolt 3 devices

Supports up to 10 Gbps transfer rate with USB 3.2 Gen2 10Gbps devices

Supports up to 5V/3A , 15W power charging

Supports Daisy-chain up to six Thunderbolt™ 3 devices

Expansion Slots

1x PCIe 3.0 x16 slot


Intel® Z490 Chipset

4x SATA 6Gb/s ports 

2x M.2 slots [Key M]

M2_1 supports up to PCIe 3.0 x4 and SATA 6Gb/s, 2280 storage devices 

M2_2 supports up to PCIe 3.0 x4, 2280 storage devices

Intel® Optane™ Memory Ready 

Supports Intel® Smart Response Technology for Intel Core™ processors

The SATA2 will be unavailable when installing M.2 SATA device into M2_1 slot.

Before using Intel® 0ptane™ memory modules, please ensure that you have updated the drivers and BI0S to the latest version from MSI website.


Intel® Z490 Chipset

Supports RAID 0, RAID1, RAID 5 and RAID 10 for SATA storage devices

Supports RAID 0 and RAID 1 for M.2 PCIe storage devices.

Wireless LAN & Bluetooth

Intel® AX201

The Wireless module is pre-installed in the M.2 [Key-E] slot

Supports MU-MIM0 TX/RX, 2.4GHz/ 5GHz [160MHz] up to 2.4Gbps

Supports 802.11ac

WiFi 6 pre-certified

Supports Bluetooth® 5.1, FIPS, FISMA


Intel® Z490 Chipset

2x USB 3.2 Gen2 10Gbps ports [1 Type-A port on the back panel, 1 Type-C internal connector]

4x USB 3.2 Gen1 5Gbps ports [2 Type-A ports on the back panel, 2 ports through the internal USB 3.2 Gen1 5Gbps connector]

4x USB 2.0 ports [2 Type-A ports on the back panel, 2 ports through the internal USB 2.0 connector]

Intel® JHL7540 Thunderbolt™ 3 Controller

1x USB 3.2 Gen2 10Gbps Type-C port on the back panel


1x Realtek® RTL8125B 2.5Gbps LAN controller LED FEATURES : 4x EZ Debug LED


Realtek® ALC1220 Codec

7.1-Channel High Definition Audio

Supports S/PDIF output

Operating System

Support for Windows® 10 64-bit

Back Panel Connectors

Display port

USB 2.0 ports

2.5G LAN

Wi-Fi /Bluetooth Antenna Connectors

HD Audio Connectors

HDMI port

USB 3.2 Gen1 5Gbps (Type-A)

Thunderbolt 3 (40Gbps)

USB 3.2 Gen2 10Gbps (Type-A)

Clear CM0S Button

0ptical S/PDIF 0ut


4 mounting holes


6.7 in. x 6.7 in. [17.0 cm x 17.0 cm]

Mini-ITX Form Factor


3 Years


Price, feature and specifications are subject to change without notice.

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