MSI X370 Krait Gaming review – great gaming board

AMD AM4 platform is in a big boom, gaining important market shares from Intel. Motherboard manufacturers must be happy about this, as sales should increase.

MSI sent me their X370 Krait Gaming board for review, but the package also contains 2 cans of AM4 energy drink!




MSI X370 Krait Gaming


- AMD AM4 Socket for AMD Ryzen/7th Generation A-series/Athlon Processors

- Supports AM4 Socket 14 nm CPU

- Supports CPU up to 8 cores


- AMD X370


AMD Ryzen Processors

- 4x DIMM, Max. 64GB, DDR4 3200(O.C.)/2666/2400/2133 MHz Non-ECC, Un-buffered Memory

Dual Channel Memory Architecture


- 2x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (x16 or dual x8)

- 1x PCIe 2.0 x16 (max at x4 mode)

- 3x PCIe 2.0 x1


- 1x Realtek 8111H Gigabit LAN


AMD X370 chipset :

- 6x SATA 6Gb/s port(s),

- 1x M.2 Socket 3, with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (SATA & PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode)

- Support Raid 0, 1, 10


Realtek ALC892 7.1 HD

USB ports


- 4x USB 3.1 Gen1

AMD X370 chipset :

- 4x USB 3.1 Gen1

- 6x USB 2.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, black, 2 at mid-board)

ASMedia® USB 3.1 controller :

- 2x USB 3.1 Gen2 (Type-A + Type-C)


Form Factor

- ATX Form Factor
- 12 x 9.6 inch (30.4 x 24.3 cm)



1/8 Next »

Most popular

    Deprecated: Non-static method modSlideLikebox::getLikebox() should not be called statically in /var/www/clients/client1/web2/web/modules/mod_js_social_tabs_slider/mod_js_social_tabs_slider.php on line 14

    Please fill in the following form to contact us

    * Are you human?