MSI B450 Tomahawk Max manual

MSI B450 Tomahawk Max
  • Number of pages: 101
  • Filetype: PDF
Quick Start
DDR4 Memory
Graphics Card
SATA Hard Disk Drive
Phillips Screwdriver
Power Supply Unit
A Package of Screws
Thermal Paste

Quick Start

Thank you for purchasing the MSI
B450 TOMAHAWK motherboard. This Quick Start
section provides demonstration diagrams about how to install your computer. Some
of the installations also provide video demonstrations. Please link to the URL to watch
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MSI B450 Tomahawk Max

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Billy, 4-1-2021 00:22:10 No comments

i have a MSI B450 TOMAHAWK Max ATX Gaming Motherboard. Im planning to install rgb fans and wanting to know what fans are compatible with this motherboard.

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rick, 16-8-2020 16:44:41 No comments

new build using tomahawk b450 max and ryzen 5 3600. no video single. tried hdmi and dvi port on the motherboard. unplugged everything and reset all connectors. using the ssd hard drive. the board boots past the 4 errow lights on the board. all going off. there is no post beeps.

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Ronnie , 1-8-2020 01:57:43 No comments

Need a wiring diagram

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trevor mcmahon, 16-6-2020 22:37:28 No comments

i have a b450 tomahawk motherboard. i am trying to enable xmp i have reached the stage of setting profile one. i dont know what to do from there.

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MSI B450 Tomahawk Max specifications

With both DVI and HDMI ports this display is ready to connect for brilliant HD visuals over a smooth digital connection....
Brand MSI
Model B450 Tomahawk Max
Product Motherboard
Language English
Filetype PDF
Packaging content
Cables included SATA
Drivers included
Other features
Quick installation guide
Weight & dimensions
Width 305 mm
Depth 244 mm
Number of mounting holes 9
Motherboard chipset AMD B450
Motherboard chipset family AMD
Motherboard form factor ATX
Audio output channels 7.1 channels
Windows operating systems supported Windows 10 Education x64,Windows 10 Enterprise x64,Windows 10 Home x64,Windows 10 Pro x64,Windows 10 x64,Windows 7 Enterprise x64,Windows 7 Home Basic x64,Windows 7 Home Premium x64,Windows 7 Professional x64,Windows 7 Starter x64,Windows 7 Ultimate x64,Windows 7 x64
Component for PC
Audio chip Realtek ALC892
PC health monitoring CPU,FAN,Temperature
Processor manufacturer AMD
Processor socket Socket AM4
Compatible processor series AMD Athlon,AMD Ryzen 3,AMD Ryzen 3 2nd Gen,AMD Ryzen 3 3rd Gen,AMD Ryzen 5,AMD Ryzen 5 2nd Gen,AMD Ryzen 5 3rd Gen,AMD Ryzen 7,AMD Ryzen 7 2nd Gen,AMD Ryzen 7 3rd Gen,AMD Ryzen 9 3rd Gen
Maximum number of SMP processors 1
Rear panel I/O ports
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports 1
PS/2 ports quantity 1
USB 2.0 ports quantity 2
USB 3.2 Gen 1 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity 2
USB 3.2 Gen 1 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C ports quantity 0
USB 3.2 Gen 2 (3.1 Gen 2) Type-A ports quantity 1
USB 3.2 Gen 2 (3.1 Gen 2) Type-C ports quantity 1
eSATA ports quantity 0
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports 0
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity 0
HDMI ports quantity 1
DVI-D ports quantity 1
HDMI version 1.4
Internal I/O
ATX Power connector (24-pin)
12V power connector
Number of SATA III connectors 6
Number of SATA II connectors 0
USB 2.0 connectors 2
USB 3.2 Gen 2 (3.1 Gen 2) connectors 0
USB 3.2 Gen 1 (3.1 Gen 1) connectors 1
CPU fan connector
Number of chassis fan connectors 4
TPM connector
Front panel audio connector
Front panel connector
Chassis intrusion connector
Serial port headers 1
Number of Parallel ATA connectors 0
RGB LED pin header
Clear CMOS jumper
BIOS memory size 256 Mbit
ACPI version 6.1
System Management BIOS (SMBIOS) version 2.8
LAN controller Realtek 8111H
Ethernet interface type Gigabit Ethernet
Ethernet LAN
Storage controllers
Supported storage drive interfaces SATA III
RAID levels 0,1,10
Expansion slots
Number of M.2 (M) slots 1
PCI Express x16 (Gen 3.x) slots 1
PCI Express x16 (Gen 2.x) slots 1
PCI Express x1 (Gen 2.x) slots 3
Parallel processing technology support 2-Way CrossFireX
Maximum resolution 4096 x 2160 pixels
Maximum graphics adapter memory 2048 MB
Memory channels Dual-channel
Supported memory types DDR4-SDRAM
Number of memory slots 4
Memory slots type DIMM
Maximum internal memory 64 GB
Supported memory clock speeds 2667,2800,2933,3000,3066,3200,3466,4100,4133 MHz
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