MSI Z370M Mortar LGA 1151 Micro-ATX Motherboard

MSI Z370M Mortar LGA 1151 Micro-ATX Motherboard

MSI Z370M Mortar LGA 1151 Micro-ATX Motherboard

B&H # MSZ370MMORTR MFR # Z370M MORTAR
In Stock
Order in the next 0:00:00 to ship today

Product Highlights

  • Micro-ATX Form Factor
  • Intel Z370 Chipset
  • LGA 1151 Socket
  • 4 x Dual-Channel DDR4-4000+ (OC)
  • 4 x SATA III & 2 x M.2
  • 2 x PCIe 3.0 x16 Slots
  • 2 x PCIe 3.0 x1 Slots
  • Realtek ALC892 7.1-Channel HD Codec
  • Intel I219-V Gigabit LAN Controller
  • NVIDIA 2-Way SLI Technology
Show moreShow less
Rebates See Details
  • $15.00 Rebate. Offer ends: SEP 30 '18

Price: $129.99

Instant Savings: $15.00

$0.00 Tax Collected Outside NY and NJ

You Pay:  $114.99

Mail-In Rebate: $15.00wutuybtuyvtzctyyyxfubrrwaqcffrvbbwac

Price after rebate: $99.99

Offer ends SEP 30 '18

Add to Wish List Item in Wish List

MSI Z370M MORTAR overview

  • 1Description

Built for hardcore gamers and enthusiasts, the Z370M Mortar LGA 1151 Micro-ATX Motherboard from MSI is designed to fully utilize Intel Coffee Lake Six-Core processors in order to deliver strong performance when gaming. Featuring heavy plated heat sinks, this motherboard is packed with gaming features for a refined experience. The Z370M Mortar features the LGA 1151 socket, Intel Z370 chipset, USB 3.0 Type-A and USB 2.0 Type-A, and M.2 slots that reach speeds of up to 32 Gb/s and support Intel Optane memory.

The micro-ATX form factor of the Z370M Mortar can support dual-channel 4000+ (OC), 3866 (OC), 3733 (OC), 3600 (OC), 3466 (OC), 3400 (OC), 3333 (OC), 3300 (OC), 3200 (OC), 3000 (OC), 2800 (OC), 2667, 2400, and 2133 MHz non-ECC, unbuffered memory. Up to 64GB of memory is supported across four 288-pin DIMM slots, for a maximum of 16GB per slot.

The Z370M Mortar has a total of four SATA III 6 Gb/s connectors and two M.2 Key M slots, one of which supports PCIe 3.0 x4 M.2 2242, 2260, and 2280 storage devices, while the other supports PCIe 3.0 x4 and SATA III 2280 storage devices. There are also 8 x USB 3.0 Type-A ports (four at the back panel and four available via the internal connectors) and 6 x USB 2.0 Type-A ports (two at the back panel and four available via the internal connectors). Other features include an Intel I219-V Gigabit LAN controller, 2 x PCIe 3.0 x16 slots, and 2 x PCIe 3.0 x1 slots.

The Z370M Mortar supports integrated graphics and is equipped with one DisplayPort, which supports a maximum resolution of 4096 x 2304 @ 24 Hz; one HDMI port, which supports a maximum resolution of 4096 x 2160 @ 30 Hz or 2560 x 1600 @ 60 Hz; and one DVI-D port, which supports a maximum resolution of 1920 x 1200 @ 60 Hz. Multi-GPU support is also enabled for dedicated graphics cards through 2-Way NVIDIA SLI technology.

Using the Realtek ALC892 7.1-channel HD audio codec, the Z370M Mortar can support analog and digital audio using the integrated 3.5mm and S/PDIF jacks. Included are two SATA cables and protection is provided by a limited 3-year warranty.

General Features

Mystic Light

Personalize Your Gaming Rig
Customize and set up your own color scheme with MSI Mystic Light utility. Select the available colors from the palette to match your system style. Bored of the same colors? Quickly and simply change the look of your system.
Gaming Ambiance
With multiple colors available, you are the artist to create your own unique gaming rig. Done selecting colors? Choose between several LED effects to really make your system come alive and enjoy your personalized design.
Extend Your RGB Experience
MSI's Mystic Light Extension pin header provides an intuitive way to control additional RGB strips and other RGB peripherals added to a system, without needing a separate RGB controller. By simply connecting any 12V RGB LED strip to the 4-pin Mystic Light Extension RGB-strip header, gamers can sync colors to many different styles.
Mystic Light Sync: Synchronize Your LED Experience
With the convenience of Mystic Light Sync, you can control RGB LED solutions from other brands, such as CPU coolers, keyboards, and mice or RGB system fans.
Smartphone & Windows Control
Create your own colorful masterpiece with ease. The easy-to-use Mystic Light app is available for Windows, smartphones, and tablets, and offers remote control. Make your system look and feel brand new with just a few clicks.

Cooling

Stay Cool While Gaming
Cooling your PC is essential for reliable performance. MSI has made sure to include enough fan headers with full control to allow you to cool your system the way you want.
Looking Cool While Keeping Cool
High-quality materials and smart fan optimizations contribute to cooling essential components, which is key to making sure your system runs smoothly while delivering strong performance during long gaming sessions.
Fully Controllable Fan Headers
MSI motherboards let you manage speeds and temperatures for all your system and CPU fans, giving you full control to set up a cool and silent system. The fan headers are conveniently placed with the most popular CPU coolers in mind.
DC or PWN Mode with Hysteresis
MSI fan headers run in DC or PWM mode for improved tunings of fan speeds and silence. Hysteresis also makes your fans spin up fluently to help ensure your system stays silent.
Fan Mode LED Indicators
Onboard LED indicators show if your fans are running in a mode that's controllable or not. When the LED indicator is red, you have full control of your fan. If the LED indicator is green, it means your fan is running in a mode you cannot control.
Total Control in BIOS and Software
Total Fan Control allows you to take control of your fans and check your primary system characteristics in a simplified graphical interface. You can also set up to 4 temperature targets for the CPU and motherboard, which will adjust the fan speeds automatically.
Optimized for Water Cooling
Designed to support popular all-in-one and custom water cooling solutions on the market, a dedicated water pump pin header supports up to 2A, giving you full control of the water pump speed. A clearly marked "keep-out-zone" allows for easy and safe installation and a good fit. Water-pump header speeds can be controlled from the BIOS and operating system.

Gaming

Your In-Game Advantage
Outsmart and outperform your opponents in-game using an array of MSI Gaming tools. Clever hardware & software tools can be used to keep you one step ahead of the competition and boost your skills.
Total Freedom, Maximum Ease
Program your most-used commands and execute them with a single keystroke. Simply assign functions to any key whether to launch your favorite games, load profiles, or do real-time overclocking with the push of a single button.
Dedicated Port for Gaming Peripherals
The Gaming Device Port is optimized to deliver the connectivity for high-end gaming peripherals to fully utilize their features and responsiveness. Customize your mouse's dpi to enhance accuracy or program macro combinations using the user-friendly Mouse Master software to perform multiple commands with just one click.
1-Second Overclocking
Need more power from your CPU and memory to get more fps? MSI Game Boost enables one-second overclocking, giving you the performance boost you need. Simply turn the dial or use the Gaming App and your system gets another adrenaline shot!
Multi-GPU
Gaming enthusiasts are always looking for more performance to get an improved experience. Using multiple graphics cards is a great way to find out just how good it gets. MSI Gaming motherboards fully support multi-GPU technologies and have PCIe slot placement for more efficient thermal performance.
In-Game Feedback, On-Screen Display
Keep track of your system's performance with the OSD function in Gaming App. This feature allows you to fully customize which statistics are shown on-screen while you play your games. Keep an eye on your CPU speed, fps counter, GPU temperature, and much more while gaming without having to leave the game.

Storage

Be the First on the Battlefield
This MSI Gaming motherboard supports many storage standards. This allows you to connect fast storage devices, giving you in-game benefits. Start games faster, load levels faster, and have a real advantage over your enemies.
Intel Optane Memory: Boost Your HDD to Perform Like an SSD
Gamers and PC enthusiasts can now enjoy the performance of an SSD on their HDD by coupling it with an Intel Optane Memory device. Intel Optane technology provides a combination of high throughput, low latency, a high quality of service, and high endurance.
2 x Turbo M.2
Enjoy fast system boot times and the quick loading of applications and games with MSI motherboards. Delivering speeds up to 32 Gb/s per device using PCIe Gen3 x4, Turbo M.2 is over 5 times faster than a regular SATA III connection.
X-Boost Your Storage Performance
This tool is very simple to use and automatically detects your storage devices connected to the system. When enabled, X-Boost optimizes your SSDs to keep your system fast and maximize storage performance, making sure you reach the battlefield even quicker or saving time when transferring data.
RAID Setup with M.2 Genie
Looking to go all out in terms of raw data speed and put multiple SSDs in RAID 0? Setting this up can prove to be quite the challenge. That's why MSI created M.2 Genie, a feature to make setting up RAID 0 for M.2 and U.2 much easier and less time consuming.
SATA Mass Storage
MSI made sure each MSI motherboard comes with enough SATA ports to connect loads of HDDs for long-term storage of large files and system backups.

Virtual Reality

Immerse Yourself into Virtual Worlds
Through joint efforts with major VR brands, combined with MSI features geared to VR, MSI brings gamers and VR professionals a vivid and realistic experience in which content comes alive.
Straight into the Action with One Click to VR
Both hardware and software need to be in tune for a smooth VR experience. One Click to VR makes it fast and easy to get primed for VR. A single click sets all your key components to their highest performance and helps makes sure other software applications won't impact your virtual adventure.

Audio

Sound That Pulls You into the Game
Get an immersive sound experience when gaming. MSI Audio Boost delivers high-quality sound through the use of premium audio components. This lets you enjoy exciting gameplay.
Amplify Your Game with Audio Boost
Built on years of experience in building motherboards dedicated to giving gamers true Hi-Fi sound, Audio Boost has developed into a high-quality audio unit, offering an advantage over your opponents when gaming. Locate your enemies with your eyes closed using Audio Boost.
Isolated Audio Design with LED Border
Audio Boost operates like a dedicated soundcard by being physically isolated from the rest of the motherboard circuitry to help ensure a pure audio signal. A bright border illuminated by LEDs showcases and protects the Hi-Fi audio unit.
Separated Audio Layers for Clean Left & Right Channels
Using separated layers in the PCB helps ensure equally high sound quality for both left and right audio channels.
De-Pop Protection
Audio Boost helps protect your ears by eliminating those annoying loud popping sounds when you plug/unplug devices or turn your system on/off.
Dedicated High Definition Audio Processor
Audio Boost is powered by an EMI-shielded high-quality HD audio processor, making sure you enjoy the pure sound quality in both stereo and surround sound.
Chemi-Con Audio Capacitors for a Warmer Sound
By dedicating golden audio capacitors to the front output, a high-fidelity sound experience with strong acoustics and realism for studio level headphones is ensured.
Golden Connectors for 7.1-Channel Sound
With golden audio connectors, you get strong signal output with the least chance of distortion. Using gold also helps prevents corrosion or oxidation in the long run, which could impact signal quality.

Gaming LAN

Dominate the Game with Low Latency
Get ready to crush your enemies on the battlefield with MSI GAMING LAN. It features high-quality components tuned to deliver a strong online gaming experience without lag.
Low Latency Gaming LAN Powered by Intel
Experience smooth gaming with Intel LAN. Intel LAN is optimized for championship-level online and LAN eSports by reducing CPU overhead and offering high TCP and UDP throughput. This means your CPU can be used more effectively, giving you more fps when gaming.
Optimize Online Gaming Traffic for Lower Latency
MSI Gaming LAN Manager automatically classifies and prioritizes latency-sensitive applications for online games, giving you an online gaming experience with low latency.
LAN Protect to Shield Your System Against Power Surges
Featuring 15kV anti-surge protection to shield your network from lightning strikes and static electricity, the LAN Protect connector is designed to give you a reliable networking experience.

Memory

Memory Performance
MSI motherboards are crammed with features to fuel your gaming rig's memory with more speed, higher overclockability, and increased stability.
Enhanced Stability with Optimized Memory Layout
Optimized traces and a fully isolated memory circuitry helps ensure stability and performance, which works to prevent system crashes while gaming.
Memory Speed Impacts Performance
The technical enhancements of DDR4 Boost allow for more stability at higher memory speeds. Enjoy the additional boost in gaming performance or when working with large video and photography files.
Easy XMP
Enable Intel Extreme Memory Profile with ease using a single option in the BIOS to gain performance and create a more stable system.
Stability & Compatibility Testing
MSI conducts thorough memory testing with the popular memory brands under extreme conditions to help ensure your system runs stable. Their memory partners include brands like Corsair, Crucial, Kingston, G.Skill, and many more to optimize memory modules, configurations, and even improve overclocking.

Tuning

Designed for Limitless Tuning
Founded on experience and with a long history of creating performing motherboards packed with smart features, you can count on this motherboard to deliver performance under extreme conditions. Countless system tuning and troubleshooting tools are at your disposal to push your system to new heights and satisfy even the most demanding tweaker.
Load-Line Calibration
What you set is what you get. LLC helps make sure your CPU voltage remains 100% stable, thus improving stability when demanding more CPU performance.
EZ Debug LED
Run into trouble? Onboard LEDs for key components will indicate the source of the problem so you know exactly where to look to get up and running again.
DigitAll Power Design
A fully digital power design allows for faster and undistorted current delivery to the CPU, helping to create improved conditions for CPU overclocking.
Overvoltage Protection
Helps prevents potential short-circuit damage to the CPU and other critical components.

USB

Maximize Your USB Device Performance
Transfer your favorite games, music, and movies over USB faster than before. MSI offers a wide variety of options to connect and boost your USB 3.1 devices, delivering fast transfer speeds up to 10 Gb/s.
X-Boost Your USB Performance
When enabled, X-Boost optimizes your devices for even better transfer speeds and can provide up to a 20% increase in USB performance, saving a lot of time when transferring data. This handy tool is very easy to use and automatically detects & optimizes the USB devices connected to your system.
Super Charge Your Phone & Gaming Gear
MSI Super Charger USB ports charge any connected device faster. It delivers more power than regular USB ports to your smartphone, tablet, USB game controller, or portable console.
Double ESD Protection
The USB ports on MSI motherboards are shielded by a set of protective ICs to help prevent damage caused by Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) from plugging/unplugging USB devices.

Software

Apps to Improve Efficiency
With years of experience in creating performance-enhancing tools that are easy to use, only high quality applications are at your disposal. Use these tools to get the most out of your motherboard and achieve victory when gaming.
X-Boost Your Storage
This software allows you to boost the performance of any storage or USB device connected to your system. Simply use X-BOOST's Easy or Advanced mode to tune your system for up to 20% increased speeds, higher system responsiveness, and faster loading of in-game levels.
Manage All MSI Apps Through the App Manager
Use this smart tool to keep an easy overview of the available applications for your system to help you configure, tune, and set up your system to your personal preferences. Simply click on icon to install additional apps such as Command Center, Gaming App, Live Update, and many more.
Take Command of Your System
MSI's Command Center software helps users get the most out of their motherboard. With an intuitive interface, Command Center allows you to tune settings to increase system stability, maximize performance, and optimize your system's cooling features.
Always Up-To-Date
MSI Live Update automatically downloads and installs the latest drivers, BIOS, and software so you can focus on your game.
MSI RAMDisk
MSI motherboards include RAMDisk, allowing you to create a virtual drive from your system RAM memory. Instantly load your favorite game, speed up your browser, or your page file to significantly speed up your system.
Instant System Startup with MSI Fast Boot & Go2BIOS
With operating systems supporting UEFI fast booting methods, MSI has added a "Fast Boot" option to take full advantage of this. Simply enable "Fast Boot" either in the BIOS or with the application for faster boot times.
Go2BIOS
Avoid having to mash your DEL/F2 button to get into the BIOS with the Go2BIOS button in the MSI Fast Boot application. Your system will automatically go to the BIOS on the next reboot. Some models even have an onboard Go2BIOS button.
CPU-Z MSI Gaming Edition
MSI has worked closely with the CPUID team to develop a special edition of CPU-Z featuring the MSI GAMING dragon. Use CPU-Z to gather key information of your system's key components, like CPU speed, memory speed and timings, motherboard BIOS version, and much more.

Quality & Protection

Built on Everlasting Protection
Using quality components and technological innovations delivers an impressive gaming experience. Rigorous quality testing under the most extreme conditions helps ensure a reliable, high-performance motherboard.
Fortify Your System with PCIe Steel Armor
MSI PCI Express Steel Armor slots are armed with more solder points on the motherboard for a stronger hold, helping to prevent damage due to heavy graphics cards. Steel Armor also protects PCI Express signals against electromagnetic interference for an improved gaming experience and higher overclocking.
Ultimate Motherboard Protection
MSI has made sure you can enjoy your system endlessly. MSI motherboards feature Double ESD protection with double layer grounding around the motherboard mounting holes, helping to prevent Electrostatic discharge (ESD) surges from damaging the motherboard.
Stable Gaming with High-Quality Components
MSI uses Military Class 5 components, which are shielded to help make sure your system runs smoothly under the most extreme gaming conditions. Titanium Chokes run cooler and deliver a 30% improvement in power efficiency, allowing for improved overclocking and stability, while Dark Caps have a lower Equivalent Series Resistance (ESR) and an increased lifespan of over 10 years. Lastly, Dark Chokes utilize a core design to run at lower temperatures, which delivers improved power efficiency and stability. There is also protection against humidity, temperature, circuitry, ESD, and EMI.
Certified for Gaming
Each model is tweaked to deliver the fps needed for a stutter-free gaming experience. Tested in 24-hour online and offline gaming sessions with popular gaming gear, you can enjoy top performance and reliability.

BIOS

A Gamers' BIOS
MSI has made sure their BIOS contains all the latest options and is user-friendly. The extensive features let you tune your system to deliver reliable maximum performance when gaming.
Easy-To-Read, Hi-Res BIOS Font
A high-resolution, scalable font is used to make Click BIOS 5 easy to read.
Easy Mode for Quick Gaming Tweaks
When you just want to get back to your game, EZ Mode presents you with basic BIOS settings and functions for some quick adjustments. If you feel like spending more time fine-tuning options to boost your system's performance, the Advanced mode is the way to go.
Easy Search & Favorites
Can't find a specific BIOS setting? Don't worry, a permanent search option in the top right corner can be used to find what you need. Want quick access to important settings? My Favorites gives easy access to selected Favorite settings, supporting up to 5 groups of Favorites.
Hardware Monitor with Fan Control
Hardware Monitor lets you take control of your system and check your primary system vitals in a simplified graphical interface. You can also set up to 4 temperature targets for CPU and motherboard, which will adjust the fan speeds automatically.
Make Your SSD Fast with Secure Erase+
When using an SSD, its performance will slowly decrease over time as more and more data is written onto it. This will slow down read/write speeds and increase access times of your SSD, making your system feel sluggish. Using an optimized formatting algorithm, Secure Erase+ lets you enjoy your SSD at faster speeds, making your system feel new again.
Optimize and Boost Performance
Click BIOS 5 provides easy access to XMP memory profiles to optimize your internal memory timings and speeds for greater stability and performance. Safely overclock your CPU with a single button for more performance using MSI Game Boost.
UPC: 824142155448
In the Box
MSI Z370M Mortar LGA 1151 Micro-ATX Motherboard
  • 2 x SATA Cables
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    MSI Z370M MORTAR specs

    CPUwutuybtuyvtzctyyyxfubrrwaqcffrvbbwac
    Chipset Intel Z370
    CPU Socket LGA 1151
    Back Panel I/O
    USB 4 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
    2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
    Display 1 x DisplayPort 
    1 x HDMI 
    1 x DVI-D 
    Audio 5 x 3.5 mm
    1 x S/PDIF
    Ethernet / Controller 1 x Intel I219-V Gigabit
    PS/2 1 x PS/2
    Memory
    Memory Slots 4 x 288-Pin
    Memory Support DDR4 2133, 2400, 2667, 2800, 3000, 3200, 3300, 3333, 3400, 3466, 3600, 3733, 3866, 4000 MHz
    Maximum Capacity 64 GB
    Channel Architecture Dual Channel
    ECC Support Non-ECC Unbuffered
    Storage Expansion
    SATA 4 x SATA III
    M.2 1 x M Key 2242, 2260, 2280 (PCIe 3.0 x4)
    1 x M Key 2280 (PCIe 3.0 x4, SATA III)
    U.2 None
    RAID Support RAID 0, 1, 5, 10 (SATA)
    Internal I/O
    Expansion Slots 2 x PCIe 3.0 x16
    2 x PCIe 3.0 x1
    USB 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Header (Supports 4 USB Type-A Ports)
    2 x USB 2.0 Header (Supports 4 USB Type-A Ports)
    Multi-GPU Support 2-Way NVIDIA SLI
    Air Cooling 1 x 4-Pin CPU
    2 x 4-Pin System
    Liquid Cooling 1 x 4-Pin Pump
    Power Connectors 1 x 24-Pin Mainboard
    1 x 8-Pin CPU
    Security Chassis Intrusion, TPM Module
    LED Header 1 x RGB
    Audio None
    Diagnostics Clear CMOS
    Front Panel I/Owutuybtuyvtzctyyyxfubrrwaqcffrvbbwac
    Audio
    Audio Codec Realtek ALC892 (8-Channel)
    Physicalwutuybtuyvtzctyyyxfubrrwaqcffrvbbwac
    Form Factor Micro-ATX
    Dimensions 9.6 x 9.6" / 24.38 x 24.38 cm
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 2.05 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 11.1 x 10.7 x 3.2"

    MSI Z370M MORTAR reviews

    Z370M Mortar LGA 1151 Micro-ATX Motherboard is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing motherboard Best motherboard I've owned
    Date published: 2018-07-06
    • y_2018, m_9, d_17, h_13
    • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvrr, vn_bulk_2.0.8
    • cp_1, bvpage1
    • co_hasreviews, tv_0, tr_1
    • loc_en_US, sid_1390831, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=RELEVANCE, direction=DESCENDING)]
    • clientName_bhphotovideo
    Be the first to review this item

    MSI Z370M MORTAR Q&A

    MSI Z370M MORTAR accessories

    See any errors on this page? Let us know.