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TThe H81M-E33 Desktop Motherboard from MSI supports 4th generation Intel Core processors, Intel Pentium and Celeron processors in LGA1150 socket. It supports DDR3-1600/1333/1066 memory, USB 3.0 and SATA 6 Gb/s. The motherboard features OC Genie that overclocks in one-second, Click BIOS 4 that easily fine-tunes your system, and M-Flash updates and backs up your BIOS.
With the Dark Choke and Solid CAP, your PC runs stable even under extreme gaming conditions. Fast Boot helps to quickly boot up and enter OS in few seconds. This motherboard supports triple-display function in combination of HDMI, DVI, and DisplayPort outputs. It also features Military Class 4 components, which provide stability and quality.
Compared to the 480 Mb/s provided by traditional USB 2.0, the USB 3.0's 5 Gb/s offers 10 times the transfer bandwidth, so transferring a Blu-ray movie takes less than one minute.
SATA 6 Gb/s
SATA 6 Gb/s provides double the bandwidth of traditional SATA 3 Gb/s and increases the data transfer rate between your motherboard and internal storage devices, such as 7200rpm HDDs, 10000rpm HDDs, and SSDs.
Live Update 5
Live Update 5 is a powerful and useful application for updating the latest BIOS and drivers, saving your time and lowering the risk of updating. End-users can install and run the Live Update 5 software on their computers with the companion CD or downloading the app from the MSI website. It automatically detects the BIOS/Driver/VGA/Utility update and supports Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, and 7 (32/64-bit).
OC Genie 4
OC Genie 4 accelerates your entire system and puts it into overdrive. Tuned by the professional overclockers, OC Genie 4 hands you optimal performance on a silver plate.
Click BIOS 4
The MSI Click BIOS 4 is the UEFI BIOS with optimizations for Windows 8. With reacting faster and running smoother, it also has better mouse support.
Hardware Monitor allows you to take control of your system through total fan and check your primary system characteristics in an easy graphical interface.
Board Explorer gives you detailed info about on-board components on mouse-over. Quickly identify connected ports and devices.
OC Profile Preview
You can see the differences between your current system settings and any of the eight profiles you can have stored instantly.
MSI's M-Flash has a double advantage, which doesn't need extra components, and secondly, all your BIOS data will be saved in the USB drive. The stored data has backup and upgrade function and can also be seen as a portable BIOS chip, which boots up your PC. You can avoid unnecessary repair due to accident failures during the upgrading process and also earn more BIOS lifespan by reducing unnecessary rewriting process.
4K UHD Support
You can enjoy the 4K UHD video playback with MSI's 8 series motherboards, as it is equipped with HDMI port. It supports innovative 4K UHD (2160p ultra-high definition) signal outputs to provide an enhanced visual experience.
It automatically pulls data from cloud services for always updated content. Fast applications sync with cloud services, without the need for manual interaction with enhanced power efficiency as system wakes to a low power state to download content.
Command Center is a multi-function software platform that allows easy visual adjustment of system settings, automatically tune fans, or give complete freedom. It features an integrated unlimited RAMDisk.
Fan Curve Tuning
Fan Curve Tuning helps to completely control all your fans to enable you to find the optimal balance of fan performance and silence.
Easily configure a RAMDisk to give an enormous speed boost to your system by storing your most used files in it.
MSI Command Center is user-friendly application that lets you control every aspect of your motherboard with your mobile device. You can remotely monitor your PC wirelessly via your iPhone or Android phone.
MSI Fast Boot helps to make motherboards boot lightning fast. It also adds the GO2 BIOS button within. Click it to reset your PC and then go straight to the system BIOS.
The motherboard BIOS provides plug-and-play BIOS, which detects the peripheral devices and expansion cards of the board automatically. It provides a Desktop Management Interface (DMI) function which records your motherboard specifications.
Military Class 4
Dark Choke and Solid Cap
The Military Class 4 components deliver enhanced stability, when you need to keep cool in the heat of battle. The standard in stability built on a proven technology of high quality components. Its dark choke features better power stability, better power efficiency, and lasts longer. The Solid Cap lasts longtime with low ESR and temperature.
Military Class Essentials
The humidity and high temperature protection ensure that your system survives each environment. In addition, the PCB limits EMI radiation. The fabric PCB helps to protect against moisture caused by some humid conditions and environments.
All the connectors have ESD protection in order to prevent short circuit. Anti-ESD ICs and fuses on-board help to protect your motherboard from electrostatic damage.
The optimized EMI-proof design helps to keep you safe during a long-time computer operation.
Certificated Military Class 4 components help to work stably under some extreme conditions.
In the Box
MSI H81M-E33 Desktop Motherboard
HDMI Dust Cover
VGA Dust Cover
DVI Dust Cover
SATA Cable Pack (2 Pieces)
Limited 3-Year Warranty
Table of Contents
Supports 4th Generation Intel Core i7/Core i5/Core i3 processors, and Intel Pentium and Celeron processors for the socket LGA1150
Intel H81 Express chipset
Supports 2 x DDR3 DIMMs 1066/1333/1600 MHz, up to 16 GB maximum
Supports dual-channel mode
1 x PCIe 2.0 x 16 slot
1 x PCIe x 1 slot
SATA III controller integrated in Intel H81 chipset
-Up to 6 Gb/s transfer speed
-Supports two SATA III ports (SATA 1 to 2) by H81
SATA II controller integrated in Intel H81 chipset
-Up to 3 Gb/s transfer speed
-Supports two SATA II ports (SATA 3 to 4) by H81
2 x USB 3.0 ports on the back panel
Chip integrated by Realtek ALC887
-Flexible 8-channel audio with jack sensing
-Compliant with Azalia 1.0 Spec
LAN 10/100/1000 Fast Ethernet by Realtek RTL8111G
Internal I/O Connectors
1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector
1 x 4-pin ATX 12 V power connector
1 x 4-pin CPU fan connectors
2 x 4-pin system fan connectors
1 x Clear CMOS jumper
2 x SATAIII connectors
2 x SATA III connectors
2 x USB 2.0 connectors
1 x Serial port connector
1 x Trusted Platform Module (TPM) header
1 x Front Panel Audio connector
1 x Chassis Intrusion connector
Back Panel I/O Ports
1 x PS/2 keyboard port
1 x PS/2 mouse port
4 x USB 2.0 ports
2 x USB 3.0 ports
1 x RJ-45 LAN jack
1 x 3-in-1 audio jack
1 x Graphics card port
1 x HDMI port