CONQUER THE BATTLEFIELD
Introducing the all new MAG B460M MORTAR Motherboard from MSI. The MAG series was born through rigorous quality testing and designed to be a symbol of sturdiness and durability. Focused on providing the best user experience, the MAG series has a simple installation process coupled with a friendly user interface making it the best choice for entry level gamers.
Special Features of the B460M MORTAR
CORE BOOST TECHNOLOGY
With premium layout design, that is ready for unleashing the maximum performance.
Digital PWM DIGITAL
Highest quality component digital power IC makes sure your system runs smoothly under the most extreme conditions.
6 LAYER PCB
6 layer PCB provides higher performance and long-lasting system stability without any compromise.
PCIE STEEL ARMOR
Protecting VGA cards against bending and EMI for better performance, stability and strength.
Premium Thermal Solution
MSI extended PWM and enhanced circuit design allows even high-end processors to run at full speed.
M.2 SHIELD FROZR
Strengthened built-in M.2 thermal solution. Keeps M.2 SSDs safe while preventing throttling, making them run faster.
PUMP FAN SUPPORT
Control watercooling pump speeds for best flow and noise control.
Next Generation Connectivity with MSI MORTAR
USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type C
USB 3.2 GEN 1 TYPE C
Get all the performance benefits from the combination of USB 3.2 Gen1 and USB Type-C connectors.
2.5G NETWORK SOLUTION
Featuring premium 2.5G LAN with LAN manager delivers better network experience.
The fully isolated DDR circuit to deliver pure data signals for the best gaming and overclocking performance.
With 2 x M.2 slots . Running at PCI-E Gen3 x4 maximizes performance for NVMe based SSDs.
Unbelievable Power Solution New VRM Power Design
TIME TO GET AGGRESSIVE
Unleash and sustain maximum performance with an aggressive VRM design built with digital CPU power system. With exclusive Core Boost technology, MAG series motherboard is ready to sustain heavy gaming loadings.
DIGITAL PWM IC
Protect your Sensitive Components During Installation and Beyond
Pre installed IO Shield
EXTENDED HEATSINK AND PRE-INSTALLED IO SHIELD
The MSI B460M MORTAR features a pre-installed I/O shield to make installing your motherboard simpler and safer and also protects your I/O ports from electrostatic discharge damage and with an all-metal extended heatsink to enlarge the surface area you can also expect more efficient heat dissipation allowing your new 10th Gen Intel CPU to perform as it should.
Experience Core Boost
b460 Gamin Plus core boost
FASTER AND UNDISTORTED CURRENT DELIVERY
Core Boost technology combines MSI’s premium layout and full digital power design which allows for faster and undistorted current delivery to the CPU at pin-point precision. Not only supporting multi-core CPU, also creating the perfect conditions for your CPU. MSI B460 motherboards are optimized to maximise the performance on the 10th Gen Intel ® Core™ processors. Choose MSI and unleash the full potential of your system through optimized PCB and power delivery design with load line calibration.
ADVANCED PERFORMANCE WITH DDR4 BOOST
MSI motherboards are crammed with features to fuel your system’s memory with more speed, higher overclockability and increased stability. The technical enhancements of DDR4 Boost allow for more stability at higher memory speeds compared to other brands. Enjoy the additional boost in operational performance or when working with large video and photography files. MSI conducts thorough memory testing with the most popular memory brands under extreme conditions to ensure your system runs stable no matter what.
FORTIFY YOUR SYSTEM WITH PCI-E STEEL ARMOR
The MAG B460M MORTAR supports multiple GPU solution. Optimal PCI-Express slot placement allows for better fitting and airflow. That way, you can enjoy the best graphics at the highest framerate jumping from your screen when running an AMD® CrossFire™ setup Steel Armor has more solder points on the PCB for more strength and protects the PCI-Express signals against electromagnetic interference for a stutter-free user experience.
AMPLIFY YOUR GAME WITH AUDIO BOOST
MSI Audio Boost delivers the highest sound quality through the use of premium quality audio components. This lets you enjoy breathtaking, game-changing sound to create the most dynamic soundscapes dedicated to giving gamers true Hi-Fi sound offering a clear advantage over your opponents when gaming. 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.
CPU Socket Socket 1200
CPU Brand Intel
Installed Processors (Max) 0 (1)
Supported Processor Manufacturer Intel
Supported Processors 10th Gen Intel Core and Pentium Gold / Celeron processors
64-bit Support Yes
Rear Panel I/O Ports
USB Ports 1 x USB 3.0 Type-C
3 x USB 3.0 Type-A
2 x USB 2.0
DisplayPorts 1 x DisplayPort
HDMI Port 1 x HDMI
Keyboard/Mouse Combo Port 1 x PS/2
RJ-45 Ports 1 x RJ-45
Audio Line In Ports 1 x 3.5mm Jack
Audio Line Out Ports 3 x 3.5mm Jacks
Microphone In Port 1 x 3.5mm Jack
S/PDIF Port 1 x S/PDIF Optical Out
Internal I/O Connectors
SATA Connectors 6 x SATA III
USB Connectors 1 x USB 3.0 Type-C header
1 x USB 3.0 header (supports 2 ports)
2 x USB 2.0 headers (supports 4 ports)
Front Panel Connectors 1 x Front Panel
1 x Front Audio
Cooling Fan Support 1 x CPU fan header
1 x Water Pump header
2 x System fan headers
Chassis Intrusion Connector 1 x Chassis Intrusion header
TPM Header 1 x TPM header
Power Connector Port 1 x 20 4-pin ATX
1 x 4 4-pin EPS
Other Connectors 2 x M.2, Socket 3, M Key (Type 2242/2260/2280)
1 x RGB LED header
1 x RAINBOW LED header
1 x TBT header
1 x RTD3 header
Memory Bus Speed 2933 / 2800 / 2666 / 2400 / 2133 MHz
Memory Type DDR4
Maximum RAM 128 GB
Memory Slot 4 x DIMM
Chipset Manufacturer Intel
RAID Supported Yes
RAID Format RAID 0, 1, 5, 10
SATA Supported Yes
Number of PCI Express Slots 2 x PCI Express 3.0 x16 (@ x16, x4)
1 x PCI Express 3.0 x1
Integrated Graphics Supported Yes
Integrated Sound Realtek ALC1200
Warranty 3 Years
Integrated Network Realtek RTL8125B
Network Speeds Supported 10/100/1000/2500 Mbps
Wireless LAN No
Operating Systems Supported Microsoft Windows 10 64-bit
Jumpers 1 x Clear CMOS
Software Included (may be trial or restricted) Yes
Form Factor MicroATX Motherboard
In The Box MAG B460M MORTAR Motherboard
Quick Installation Guide
MSI Case Badge
Product Registration Card
MSI Product Catalog
2 x SATA Cables
Width 243 mm
Length 243 mm
Internal USB Type-C Header Yes
Wireless Network No
Memory Channel Dual
On-board Audio Type 7.1
Number of SATA Ports 6 port(s)
Number of USB Ports 6 port(s)
SATA III Support Yes
USB 3.0 Support Yes
Multi GPU Support No
VGA Connection No
DVI Connection No
HDMI Connection Yes
DisplayPort Connection Yes
Motherboard Form Factor mATX
Motherboard Power Connectors 4 4-Pin
Motherboard Chipset Intel B460
Motherboard Model MSI MAG B460M MORTAR
USB 3.1 Support No
Internal USB3.0 Header Yes
M.2 Support Yes
On-board RGB Control None
Memory Speed 2933 MHz
RGB Header Type 3-Pin ARGB
Addressable RGB Yes