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Black Haru

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Feb 24, 2010
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Intel B360 is back in the spotlight with the B360 GAMING ARCTIC from MSI. The industry leader has brought their engineering prowess to bear in order to produce a stunning motherboard that aims to overthrow any misplaced preconception of the budget B360 chipset being "cheap" or "boring".

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Jun 10, 2014
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While I do like the white PCB (reminds me of old Sapphire boards), the back I/O panel is joke - I guess these days You have to pay premium for some more outputs...
Jun 26, 2007
1,843 (0.42/day)
System Name Unreal Machine III
Processor Intel Core i3 2120 3.4Ghz
Motherboard Sabertooth P67
Cooling Zalman CNPS 9500 LED
Memory Gskill 8GB 1866Mhz Ripjaw CL9
Video Card(s) Saphire HD6950 1GB
Storage Kingston SSD 240GB + WD RED 4TB + WD 640GB Black eddition + 500GB Barracuda 7200.12 + 500GB F3
Display(s) DELL U2417H
Case Termalthake xaser III black
Audio Device(s) Xfi Fatal1ty + Creative inpire t7900 7.1
Power Supply ZALMAN ZM 850HP
Mouse Logitech
Keyboard Logitech
Software 10 pro
Benchmark Scores It still works, and plays shit...
I just had 7 sata devices plugged to my pc, while good looking, it doesnt suit my needs...
Sep 15, 2015
618 (0.44/day)
System Name Fujitsu Siemens, HP Workstation
Processor Athlon x2 5000+ 3.1GHz, i5 2400
Motherboard Asus
Memory 4GB Samsung
Video Card(s) rx 460 4gb
Storage 750 Evo 250 +2tb
Display(s) Asus 1680x1050 4K HDR
Audio Device(s) Pioneer
Power Supply 430W
Mouse Acme
Keyboard Trust
Looks like high quality product, maybe bios and programs should be more in other colors.
Jan 31, 2012
1,778 (0.65/day)
System Name Sandfiller
Processor I3-7100
Motherboard Asus PRIME Z270-P
Cooling TT Gravity i1
Memory 2 x 8GB Cruicial 2400 mhz DDR4 CL17
Video Card(s) Asus RX 480 4GB
Storage Cruicial M.2 275GB drive + WD black 500 GB + WD Blue 640 GB
Display(s) 2560x1080 LG 29" + LG 22MP67VQ-P
Case TT Urban R31
Audio Device(s) Creative Recon 3D
Power Supply Fractal Design IntegraM 650W
Mouse Logitech G602
Keyboard Dell Somethin wireless
Software Windows 10 x 64 bits
"..... the back I/O panel is joke - I guess these days You have to pay premium for some more outputs...

I got the same vibe last year when assmebling my new PC. It's that bad with outputs...seriously, I don't get it.
Jun 26, 2017
85 (0.11/day)
Processor Core i5-6500
Motherboard MSI Z170A Krait Gaming
Memory 2x8GB Kingston HyperX Fury Black
Video Card(s) Radeon HD7970
Display(s) 2x BenQ E2200HD
Case Xigmatek Utgard
Power Supply OCZ Fatal1ty 550W
Mouse Mad Catz M.M.O.TE
Keyboard Coolermaster Quickfire TK MX Blue
Software Windows 10 64bit
This for AM4 and I'd be willing to go into debt just to build ä new rig for myself ASAP
Dec 16, 2012
3,081 (1.28/day)
Jyväskylä, Finland
System Name AMD inside
Processor AMD Ryzen 5 2600 @ 4.15GHz
Motherboard MSI X470 Gaming Plus
Cooling Custom loop
Memory 16GB G.Skill DDR4-2400
Video Card(s) Radeon R9 290 Crossfire @ 1100/1333MHz
Storage 3x SSD, 3x HDD
Display(s) 2x 1920x1080 (23" & 22")
Case Corsair Carbide Air 740
Audio Device(s) Sound Blaster Z
Power Supply Seasonic Focus+ Gold 750W
Mouse Logitech G400s
Keyboard Logitech G410
Software Windows 10 Pro
Benchmark Scores 19545 in Fire Strike with 290 Crossfire OC
Damn the aesthetics... if there just would be a Z370/Z390 variant, there's no way I'd get a board with no OC capabilities.

I'd be fine with the I/O, since there's 5 USBs (and the C-type which I don't need, at least for now) since there's 5 USB devices I keep plugged (mouse, keyboard, webcam, gamepad and WLAN dongle). Others can be plugged to the case's USB connectors.
Jul 16, 2016
102 (0.09/day)
Binghamton, NY
System Name Ryzen Build... Coming SOON!
Processor Ryzen 2700 / currently AMD Athlon 200GE
Motherboard MSI B450 Gaming Plus
Cooling Arctic Cooling Freezer Xtreme w/ IC Graphite pad... cools up to 160 watts.
Memory currently Ballistix Sports 2666 8GB
Video Card(s) MSI Radeon RX 570 4GB
Storage XPG 8200 240GB M.2 Gen3x4, Samsung 860 EVO 500GB, Seagate ST2000DM008 2TB
Display(s) AOC G2770PQU 144Mhz 1080P
Case SilverStone PS14
Audio Device(s) Sound Blaster ZX SB1506... cause ALL onboard audio blows!!!
Power Supply EVGA 1000 G+
Mouse Corsair
Keyboard Corsair
Software Windows 10
Reminds me of people that build those Ferrari kit cars...

Dont cheap out on a motherboard. It anit worth it no matter HOW good it looks in the end.