Micro Center Intel Core i9-11900K Desktop Processor 8 Cores up to 5.3 GHz Unlocked LGA1200 (Intel 500 Series & Select 400 Series Chipset) 125W Bundle with MSI Z590 PRO WiFi ATX Motherboard PCIe 4 M.2
11th Gen Intel Core i9-11900K unlocked desktop processor. Featuring Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 and PCIe Gen 4.0 support, unlocked 11th Gen Intel Core desktop processors are optimized for enthusiast gamers and serious creators and help deliver high performance overclocking for an added boost. Thermal solution NOT included in the box. Compatible with 500 series & select 400 series chipset based motherboards. Refer to motherboard vendor for compatibility details.
With an extensive suite of overclocking tools like the Intel Performance Maximizer and Intel Extreme Tuning Utility, you can get the most from your unlocked processor.
Massive power, perfectly balanced.
Fast clock speeds and high core counts work seamlessly together to get more out of competitive gaming and complex content creation.
Free your build
- 11th Gen Intel Core processors support the latest platform technologies to truly personalize your new PC’s capabilities.
- PCIe Gen 4: Support for the latest discrete graphics cards and other PCIe devices
- Intel Killer Wi-Fi 6/6E (Gig+) technology:Automatically prioritizes play on your busy networks3
- Thunderbolt 4 technology: Fast connectivity to monitors and other peripherals
- To benefit from these technologies, ensure applicable system components are compatible.
INTEL CORE I9-11900K CPU PROCESSOR SPECIFICATION
|Cores/ Threads||8/ 16|
|Base Frequency||3.50 GHz|
|Max Turbo Frequency||5.30 GHz|
|Cache||16 MB Intel Smart Cache|
|Max Memory Size||128 GB|
|Max # of Memory Channels||2|
|Processor Graphics||Built-in Intel UHD Graphics 750|
|Max # of PCI Express Lanes||20|
|PCI Express Revision||4.0|
|Sockets Supported||LGA 1200|
|Cooling Device||Cooling device not included – Processor Only|
|Motherboard compatibility||400 and 500 series|
For creative professionals looking to expand their wireless capabilities, the MSI Z590 PRO WIFI offers a premium platform with the capacity to support a broad spectrum of both cutting-edge and legacy hardware. processors and gaming hardware.
- Supports 10th Gen Intel Core, 11th Gen Intel Core, Pentium Gold and Celeron processors for LGA 1200 socket.
- Supports DDR4 Memory, up to 5333(OC) MHz.
- Lightning Fast Experience: PCIe 4.0, Lightning Gen4 x4 M.2 with M.2 Shield Frozr, Intel Turbo USB 3.2 Gen 2.
- Premium Thermal Solution: Extended Heatsink Design and M.2 Shield Frozr are built for high performance system and non-stop works.
- 2.5G LAN with LAN Manager and Intel Wi-Fi 6E Solution: Upgraded network solution for professional and multimedia use. Delivers a secure, stable and fast network connection.
- Intel Turbo USB 3.2 Gen 2: Powered by Intel USB 3.2 Gen2 controller, Turbo USB ensures an uninterrupted connection with more stability and fastest USB speeds.
- Audio Boost: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality.
- Multi-GPU: With Steel armor PCI-E slots. Supports 2-Way AMD Crossfire.
MSI Z590 PRO WiFi MOTHERBOARD SPECIFICATION
|MEMORY CHANNEL||Dual DDR4 Memory|
|MAX MEMORY (GB)||128|
|LAN||1x Intel I225-V 2.5Gbps LAN|
|WIFI & BLUETOOTH||Intel Wi-Fi 6E AX210|
|USB 3.2 PORTS (FRONT)||1(Gen 2, Type C), 4(Gen 1, Type A)|
|USB 3.2 PORTS (REAR)||1(Gen 2×2, Type C), 1(Gen 2, Type A), 2(Gen 1, Type A)|
|USB 2.0 PORTS (FRONT)||4|
|USB 2.0 PORTS (REAR)||4|
|OPERATING SYSTEM||Support for Windows 10 64-bit|
Supports Intel Core 11th Gen Processors
The Z590 PRO WIFI motherboard supports 11th Gen Intel Core, 10th Gen Intel Core, Pentium Gold, and Celeron processors.
12+2+1 Power Design
With its paired 8+4 pin power connectors and exclusive Core Boost technology, the Z590 PRO WIFI is able to sustain heavy CPU power loads to support system-demanding settings:
1. 12 Duet Rail CPU Power System, DrMOS 55A
2. 1-Phase SA Power
3. 2-Phase GT Power
4. Digital PWM IC
VRM Cooling: Features aluminum cover, connecting heat pipe, choke and 7W/mk thermal pads.
PCB Cooling: Premium 8-layer printed circuit design with 2 oz. thickened copper improves heat dissipation & reliability.
SSD Cooling: M.2 Shield Frozr prevents thermal throttling.
System Cooling: Connect and synchronize cooling with strategically placed pin-headers – including a dedicated pump-fan header.
Fortified PCI-e 4.0 x16
MSI PCI Express Steel Armor slots are secured to the motherboard with extra solder points to support the weight of heavy graphics cards. When every advantage in games counts, Steel Armor also shields the point of contact from electromagnetic interference:
1 x PCI-e 4.0/3.0 x16 slot (with Steel Armor)
1 x PCI-e 3.0 x16 slot (CrossFire supported)
2 x PCI-e 3.0 x1 slots
Gen4 & Gen3 M.2 Connectors
The Z590 PRO WIFI motherboard features MSI’s latest M.2 slots (Intel Optane supported):
1 x Gen4 x4 64Gb/s slot
2 x Gen3 x4 32Gb/s slots
*M.2 specifications may vary depending on the CPU installed.
M.2 Shield Frozr
Even the world’s fastest SSDs will automatically slow if thermal throttling firmware detects excessively high temperatures.
M.2 Shield Frozr is MSI’s most advanced thermal solution, offering the best possible protection to ensure maximum SSD transfer speed performance.
4 x DDR4 Dual Channel (5333 MHz OC)
DDR4 Boost: A fully-isolated DDR circuit delivers pure data signals for optimal gaming and overclocking performance.
XMP profiles in MSI BIOS are MSI OC LAB tested and can be easily enabled with auto power settings for optimized memory speed and stability.
Wi-Fi 6E & Bluetooth 5.2
LAN: An Intel I225-V 2.5Gbps LAN controller delivers a premium network gaming experience.
USB 3.2 Gen 2×2 Type-C: Connect to devices and transfer files at unpredicted rates: 20Gb/s.
HD Audio: 7.1-Channel High Definition Audio with Audio Boost 5 & S/PDIF output.
Wi-Fi 6E: Features the latest Wi-Fi 6E AX210 (ultra-low latency, high-bandwidth) & Bluetooth 5.2 technology.
Specification: Micro Center Intel Core i9-11900K Desktop Processor 8 Cores up to 5.3 GHz Unlocked LGA1200 (Intel 500 Series & Select 400 Series Chipset) 125W Bundle with MSI Z590 PRO WiFi ATX Motherboard PCIe 4 M.2