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MSI B660 Motherboards Together with MAG Tomahawk, Mortar, Bazooka Pictured: 12 Section Design, 2.5G LAN, 6 Layer PCBs & 4th January Launch

The primary photos of MSI’s upcoming B660 motherboards have leaked out, showcasing the extremely anticipated Tomahawk, Mortar & Bazooka designs.

MSI B660 Motherboards Leak Out: Tomahawk, Mortar & Bazooka With 12 Section VRM & 6 Layer PCBs

Solely after a number of days of us reporting on the MSI B660M Mortar WiFi, the motherboard has leaked out as soon as once more however this time with extra info. As detailed earlier than, MSI can have a variety of B660 motherboards for launch at CES 2022 which can embrace:

Gigabyte & AORUS B660 Motherboard Lineup Leaks Out, 29 Motherboards That includes Each DDR5 & DDR4 Flavors

  • MAG B660 Tomahawk WiFi DDR4
  • MAG B660 Tomahawk WiFi ($259 US)
  • MAG B660M Mortar WiFi DDR4
  • MAG B660M Mortar WiFi ($239 US)
  • MAG B660M Mortar DDR4
  • MAG B660M Mortar ($219 US)
  • MAG B660M Bazooka DDR4
  • MAG B660M Bazooka ($199 US)
  • B660M Bomber DDR4
  • B660M Bomber
  • B660M PLUS
  • PRO B660M-A WiFi
  • PRO B660M-A DDR4
  • PRO B660M-A ($189 US)
  • PRO B660-A DDR4
  • PRO B660-A
  • PRO B660M-B ($129 US)
  • PRO B660M-G DDR4
  • PRO B660M-G ($139 US)
  • PRO B660M-E DDR4
  • PRO B660M-E ($119 US)
  • PRO B660M-C EX DDR4
  • PRO B660M-C EX

The motherboards pictured as we speak embrace the MAG B660 Tomahawk, MAG B660M Mortar, MAG B660M Bazooka, and Professional B660M-A DDR4. All 4 motherboards pictured are DDR4 variants however they may also be out there in DDR4 flavors too. As reported by, chi11eddog, all 4 motherboards include a 12 section energy supply and have twin 8-pin connectors as well. Because of this the motherboards can be highly effective sufficient to help all twelfth Gen Alder Lake CPUs as much as the i9-12900K.

Different options embrace a 2.5G LAN, an EZ M.2 clip for simpler M.2 SSD set up, a 6-layer (2oz) copper PCB design, and a superb array of IO capabilities. MSI’s B660 motherboards look very good and even the entry-level PRO mannequin appears to hold respectable heatsinks for the VRMs and even has the M.2 heatsink for the first slot. This motherboard would price $189 US however there can be extra entry-level Professional fashions within the sub-$150 US class.

For the opposite motherboards, we all know from our earlier pricing leak that the MAG Tomahawk WiFi DDR4 would price round $239 US, the MAG Mortar WiFi DDR4 would price round $219 US and the MAG Bazooka DDR4 would price round $179 US. The Mortar WiFi could be seen as a premium Micro-ATX possibility which options twin full-length PCIe slots and twin M.2 slots with heatsinks.  The B660M Bazooka being a cheaper possibility comes with a single M.2 heatsink and a barely smaller VRM heatsink however different options are largely the identical. The Tomahawk being the complete ATX possibility has all of the options you’d anticipate from a $250 US board.

Count on the motherboards to launch on the 4th of January after Intel unveils its non-Okay Alder Lake CPU lineup.

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