The MSI MEG X570 GODLIKE AM4 E-ATX Motherboard is built on the AMD X570 chipset, supporting second- and third-generation AMD Ryzen processors with an AM4 socket. It has four memory slots for up to 128GB of dual-channel DDR4 RAM, which can be overclocked to up to 2666 MHz. For storage, it’s equipped with six SATA III ports and three M.2 slots. If you need more space, the MEG X570 GODLIKE comes with an M.2 Xpander-Z Gen4 PCIe card that adds two additional M.2 slots. In total, there are four PCIe 4.0 x16 slots for graphics cards and other PCIe-based hardware. Whether you’re using a single or multi-card setup, they will run at x16/x0/x0, x8/x0/x8, or x8/x4/x4 with the last slot only supporting x4 mode. Other integrated features include dual Gigabit Ethernet ports, one of which is a 2.5GbE port, Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax), Bluetooth 5.0, dual Realtek ALC1220 7.1-channel HD audio processors, and an ESS E9018 DAC.
AMD X570 Chipset
Lightning Gen 4 PCIe
With the addition of PCIe 4.0, M.2 storage solutions can operate at up to 64 Gb/s with an appropriate card. This motherboard is equipped with three M.2 slots and includes the M.2 Xpander-Z Gen4, which is a PCIe card with two additional M.2 PCIe 4.0 slots. Users also have access to six SATA III ports for traditional hard drives. Additional features include:
- AMD StoreMI – Combines SSD and HDD storage into a hybrid drive to improve read/write speeds with larger capacity
- Storage Boost – Automatically checks and optimizes SSDs to keep them performing at their best
- M.2 Genie – Easily set up your M.2 SSDs in RAID 0 with less steps