READY TO DOMINATE THE GAME
B450 TOMAHAWK MAX
Military inspired, the B450M TOMAHAWK MAX is built strong and tough to conquer any battlefield.
- Supports 1st, 2nd and 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen / Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics Desktop Processors for AM4
- Extended Heatsink Design: Larger heatsink design for cooling and performance
- DDR4 Boost: Optimized traces and isolated memory circuitry
- PCI-E Steel Armor: Reinforced and shielded connector
- Turbo M.2: NVMe support, up to 32 Gb/s using PCI-Express Gen3 x4
- Audio Boost: Optimized gaming audio
ENHANCED BIOS COMPATIBILITY & CROSS-GEN RYZEN SUPPORT
MAX motherboards have been upgraded to support multiple Ryzen processor generations including Ryzen 3000 series processors.
Get more with Click BIOS 5, designed with an easy to use layout and advanced system tuning capabilities.
LARGER HEATSINKS FOR MORE VRM COOLING
Heatsinks on top of the VRM help to dissipate excessive heat. Extended heatsinks have even more surface area for more thermal dissipation.
EASY BIOS RECOVERY WITH FLASH BIOS BUTTON
Flash the BIOS with only a connected power supply by following a few steps. CPU and memory not required.
Core Boost is the latest advancement of MSI’s motherboard CPU power delivery system. A reserved zone of premium power delivery components on an optimized circuit design results in a highly efficient power system capable of precise current output to the CPU.
AMPLIFY YOUR GAME WITH AUDIO BOOST
Like a dedicated sound card, Audio Boost offers a HD audio processor, dedicated amplifier and high quality audio capacitors, all physically isolated from the rest of the motherboard circuitry to ensure the purest audio signal to locate enemies with pin-point accuracy.
YOUR IN-GAME ADVANTAGE
Outsmart and outperform your opponents in-game using an array of unique MSI GAMING tools. Clever hardware & software tools, created to keep you one step ahead of the competition and boost your skills.
Military style with extended heatsink design for better thermal solution, plus DDR4 Boost, Core Boost, Turbo M.2 and USB 3.2 Gen2 connector
Series: Thank you for your purchase. Since our company uses air transportation, your package will be divided into two parts, one package is the Brand NEW MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX Motherboard (no button battery version), and the other package is Original CR2032 button batteries. It is hereby notified that I wish you a happy shopping. Your package will arrive within 5 days after filling in the waybill number.
Model: B450 TOMAHAWK MAX
CPU Socket Type: AM4
CPU Type: Supports 1st, 2nd and 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen / Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics and 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen with Radeon Graphics / Athlon with Radeon Vega Graphics Desktop Processors for Socket AM4
Chipset: AMD B450
Number of Memory Slots: 4×288pin
Memory Standard: For AMD Ryzen Gen3 (R5/R7/R9):
Supports DDR4 4133/ 4000/ 3466/ 3200/ 3066/ 3000/ 2933/ 2800/ 2667 MHz by A-XMP OC MODE
For AMD Other CPU:
Supports DDR4 3466/ 3200/ 3066/ 3000/ 2933/ 2800/ 2667 MHz by A-XMP OC MODE
Supports DDR4 2667/ 2400/ 2133/ 1866 MHz by JEDEC
Maximum Memory Supported: 64GB
Channel Supported: Dual Channel
PCI Express 3.0 x16: 1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 slot (PCI_E1)
– 1st, 2nd and 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen processors support x16 speed
– Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics and 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen with Radeon Graphics processors support x8 speed
PCI Express 2.0 x16: 1 x PCIe 2.0 x16 slot (PCI_E4, supports x4 mode)*
* PCI_E4 will run x2 speed when installing devices in PCI_E2/ PCI_E3 slot.
PCI Express x1: 3 x PCIe 2.0 x1 slots
SATA 6Gb/s: AMD CPU
2 x SATA 6Gb/s ports*
4 x SATA 6Gb/s ports
* SATA5 and SATA6 ports will be unavailable when installing a M.2 device in M.2 slot.
M.2: 1 x M.2 slot (Key M)
Supports PCIe 3.0 x4 (1st, 2nd and 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen / Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics and 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen with Radeon Graphics) or PCIe 3.0 x2 (Athlon with Radeon Vega Graphics) and SATA 6Gb/s
Supports 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices
SATA RAID: 0/1/10
Onboard Video Chipset : Supported only by CPU with integrated graphic:
1 x DVI-D port, support a maximum resolution of 1920×1200@60Hz
1 x HDMI 1.4 port, supports a maximum resolution of 4096×2160@30Hz, 2560×1600@60Hz
Only support when using Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics and 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen with Radeon Graphics / Athlon with Radeon Vega Graphics processors
Maximum shared memory of 2048MB
Audio Chipset: Realtek ALC892
Audio Channels: 7.1 Channels
LAN Chipset: Realtek 8111H
Max LAN Speed: 10/100/1000Mbps
Rear Panel Ports
Back I/O Ports: 1 x DVI-D / 1 x HDMI / 1 x LAN (RJ45) / 1 x PS/2 Keyboard/Mouse Combo / 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A / 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C / 2 x USB 2.0/1.1 / 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A / 6 x Audio Jacks
Internal I/O Connectors
Onboard USB: 2 x USB 2.0 connectors (support additional 4 USB 2.0 ports)
1 x USB 3.2 Gen1 connectors (support additional 2 USB 3.2 Gen1 ports)
Other Connectors: 1 x 4-pin CPU fan connector
1 x 4-pin water-pump-fan connector
4 x 4-pin system fan connectors
1 x TPM module connector
1 x Front panel audio connector
2 x System panel connectors
1 x Chassis Intrusion connector
1 x Serial Port connector
1 x Clear CMOS jumper
2 x 5050 RGB LED strip 12V connectors
Form Factor: ATX
LED Lighting: RGB
Dimensions (W x L): 12.0″ x 9.6″
Power Pin: 1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector
1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector
- Supports 1st, 2nd and 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen / Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics and 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen with Radeon Graphics / Athlon with Radeon Vega Graphics Desktop Processors for Socket AM4
- Supports DDR4 Memory, up to 4133(OC) MHz
- Extended Heatsink Design: MSI extended PWM heatsink and enhanced circuit design ensures even high-end processors to run in full speed
- Lightning Fast Game experience: 1 x TURBO M.2, AMD Turbo USB 3.2 GEN2, Store MI technology
- Core Boost: With premium layout and fully digital power design to support more cores and provide better performance
- DDR4 Boost: Advanced technology to deliver pure data signals for the best gaming performance and stability
- MULTI-GPU: With STEEL ARMOR PCI-E slots. Supports 2-Way AMD Crossfire
- Audio Boost: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality for the most immersive audio experience
- Flash BIOS Button: Simply use a USB key to flash any BIOS within seconds, without installing a CPU, memory or graphics card