PRO series helps users work smarter by delivering an efficient and productive experience. Featuring stable functionality and high-quality assembly, PRO series motherboards provide not only optimized professional workflows but also less troubleshooting and longevity.

M.2 SHIELD FROZR
World’s fastest SSDs can start to lower performance when getting hot. Part of the motherboards heatsink design, M.2 SHIELD FROZR is the next generation M.2 thermal solution to avoid this by offering the best thermal protection to make sure that SSD maintains maximum performance.

FROZR AI COOLING
Detecting CPU & GPU temperatures and automatically adjusting fan duty of system fans to a proper value by adopting MSI AI ENGINE.

FULLY CONTROLLABLE IN BIOS AND SOFTWARE
MSI motherboards let you manage speeds and temperatures for all your system and CPU fans. Total Fan Control allows you check your primary system characteristics 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.

HIGH-BANDWIDTH AND LOW-LATENCY NETWORK
2.5Gbps LAN provides incredible data transfer speed faster than general Gigabit LAN. This is a premium solution for demanding users.

OPTIMIZE NETWORK FOR LOWER LATENCY!
MSI LAN Manager automatically classifies and prioritizes the latency-sensitive applications, giving you the best online experience with low latency.

FAST AND FUTURE-READY STORAGE
MSI PRO series motherboards support all the latest storage standards, which allows users to connect any ultra-fast storage device. Higher efficiency makes your work easier.

LIGHTNING GEN 4 PCI-E
MSI lightning Gen 4 PCI-E is the latest and the fastest PCI-E data transfer solution with 64GB/s of transfer bandwidth that has doubled compared to its previous generation. PCIe 4.0 maintains both backward and forward compatibility with older and newer specifications.

LIGHTNING GEN 4 M.2
Utilizing 11th Gen Intel Core processors, MSI B560 PRO motherboards feature latest Lightning Gen 4 M.2 which is the fastest onboard storage solution on the market with up to 64 Gb/s transfer speed.

OPTANE: BOOST YOUR HDD TO PERFORM LIKE AN SSD
PC Enthusiasts can now enjoy the performance of an SSD on their HDD by coupling it with the new Intel® Optane™ Memory device. Intel® Optane™ technology provides an unparalleled combination of high throughput, low latency, high quality of service, and high endurance.

A HUGE STEP OF DDR PERFORMANCE
MSI OC LAB does not merely work hard on extreme overclocking. Compare to B460 motherboard memory XMP profile, MSI does have great improvement on performance and efficiency for B560. Easy to enable XMP profile with auto power settings to get the best memory speed and stability.

CORE BOOST
Core Boost technology combines MSI's premium layout and optimized power design which allows for faster and undistorted current delivery to the CPU at pin-point precision. Not only supporting multi-core CPU, also creating the perfect conditions for your CPU overclocking.

DEDICATED HIGH DEFINITION AUDIO PROCESSOR
Make sure you enjoy the purest sound quality in both stereo and surround sound.

HIGH QUALITY AUDIO CAPACITORS
A high fidelity sound experience with exceptional acoustics and realism for studio level headphones is ensured.

HD AUDIO CONNECTORS
Keep you sound perfect by transmit your aduio with pure digital signal.

ISOLATED AUDIO DESIGN
Like a dedicated sound card, audio components and circuits have been laid on a reserved motherboard section and electrically isolated.

SEPARATED AUDIO LAYERS FOR CLEAN LEFT & RIGHT CHANNELS
Using separated layers in the PCB ensures equally pristine sound quality for both left and right audio channels.

DE-POP PROTECTION
Audio Boost protects your ears by eliminating those annoying loud popping sounds when you plug/unplug devices or turn your PC on/off.

CLICK BIOS 5
Get more from a loaded BIOS designed for ease of use. Fine-tune the motherboard for gaming performance, efficiency, or overclocking world records!

MSI CENTER
MSI brand new MSI Center unifies a suite of MSI software utilities into a single centralized application. Take control of advanced motherboards features and unleash endless possibilities.

SYSTEM SAFETY
All MSI PRO series motherboards have SECURITY function in BIOS to protect every private files for no matter business or daily use.

Secure Boot
Secure boot is a security standard to make sure that a device boots using only software that is trusted. When the PC starts, the firmware checks the signature of each piece of boot software, including UEFI firmware drivers, EFI applications, and the operating system. The PC boots while the signatures are valid.
BIOS
ACPI version 6.2
BIOS memory size 256 Mbit
BIOS type UEFI AMI
Clear CMOS jumper Y
System Management BIOS (SMBIOS) version 3.0
Expansion slots
Number of M.2 (M) slots 1
PCI Express x1 (Gen 3.x) slots 2
PCI Express x16 slots 1
Features
Audio chip Realtek ALC897
Audio output channels 7.1 channels
Harmonized System (HS) code 84733020
Motherboard chipset Intel B560
Motherboard chipset family Intel
Motherboard form factor micro ATX
Number of mounting holes 6
Power source type ATX
Windows operating systems supported Windows 10 x64
Graphics
DirectX version 12.0
Maximum resolution 4096 x 2304 pixels
Number of displays supported 3
On-board graphics card Y
Internal I/O
12V power connector Y
ATX Power connector (24-pin) Y
Chassis intrusion connector Y
CPU fan connector Y
EPS power connector (8-pin) Y
Front panel audio connector Y
Number of EATX power connectors 1
Number of SATA III connectors 6
Serial port headers 1
Total number of SATA connectors 6
TPM connector Y
USB 2.0 connectors 2
USB 3.2 Gen 1 (3.1 Gen 1) connectors 1
Network
Ethernet interface type 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet
Ethernet LAN Y
LAN controller Realtek RTL8125B
Other features
Maximum internal memory 64 GB
Packaging content
Drivers included Y
Packaging data
Cables included SATA
Ports & interfaces
Wi-Fi N
Rear panel I/O ports
DisplayPort version 1.4
DisplayPorts quantity 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports 1
HDMI ports quantity 1
HDMI version 2.0b
Headphone outputs 1
Microphone in Y
PS/2 ports quantity 1
USB 2.0 ports quantity 2
USB 3.2 Gen 1 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity 4
USB connector type USB Type-A
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity 1
Storage controllers
Number of storage drives supported 7
RAID levels 0, 1, 5, 10
Supported storage drive interfaces M.2, SATA
Supported storage drive types HDD & SSD
Technical details
Supported memory types DDR4-SDRAM
Weight & dimensions
Depth 202 mm
Height 60 mm
Weight 785 g
Width 236 mm
Memory
Memory channels Dual-channel
Memory slots type DIMM
Non-ECC Y
Number of memory slots 2
Supported memory clock speeds 2133,2666,2933,3200 MHz
Unbuffered memory Y
Processor
Compatible processor series Intel® Celeron®, Intel® Core™ i5, Intel® Core™ i7, Intel® Core™ i9, Intel® Pentium®
Component for PC
Maximum number of SMP processors 1
Processor manufacturer Intel
Processor socket LGA 1200

MSI B560M PRO motherboard Intel B560 LGA 1200 micro ATX

  • Brand: MSI
  • Product Code: B560M PRO
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $104.99