The MSI X370 Gaming Plus ATX Motherboard features an AMD X370 chipset and AM4 socket to support AMD's RYZEN as well as 7th-generation versions of A-series and Athlon processors. This motherboard is designed for gaming and other uses by offering two PCIe 3.0 x16 slots, letting you install multiple graphics cards and link them with NVIDIA SLI or AMD Crossfire technology. For memory support, it comes outfitted with four DDR4 memory slots and six SATA connectors as well as one M.2 slot, which is compatible with ultra-fast NVMe SSDs. Aside from memory, it is equipped with Mystic Light Sync that allows you to install your LED lighting strips and other LED gear without the need for an optional LED controller.
The X370 Gaming Plus motherboard offers HDMI and DVI-D outputs for delivering up to 2560 x 1600 resolution utilizing an APU from AMD. For USB connections, it provides two USB 2.0 and four USB 3.0 ports as well as two USB 3.1 ports with 10 Gb/s speeds. In addition, one of these USB 3.1 ports sports a USB Type-C interface that enables you to connect with a USB-C cable the first try. Other notable connections include one Gigabit Ethernet port, one PS/2 combo port, and six audio jacks, which are powered by a Realtek ALC892 processor. There is also one PCIe 2.0 x16 slot and three PCIe 2.0 x1 slots to grant your system with additional capabilities, such as installing user-supplied 802.11 Wi-Fi and FireWire cards.