November 27, 2015

MSI announces ECO motherboards with industry leading power saving features

By: Low Chern Lin

MSI, world leading in motherboard technology, announces its 2nd generation of ECO motherboards, based on Intel’s 100-series ‘Skylake’ chipset. Introducing 3 new models, the MSI H170M ECO, B150M ECO, and H110M ECO motherboards offer industry leading power efficiency while retaining optimal performance. This is made possible through the new MSI ECO Series motherboards optimized PCB and circuitry design. This allows for saving more energy without sacrificing performance, compatibility or functionality. ECO Genie and ECO Center Pro allows the user to completely control the system’s power consumption and feature set through an easy to use interface.

The 2nd generation MSI ECO Series motherboards offer more features than ever, without impacting it’s power efficiency or performance. Reliable and efficient Intel® Gigabit LAN with 15kv anti-surge LAN Protect offers a stable and secure networking solution. Through carefully selected and thoroughly tested components and materials, Guard-Pro and Military Class 4 provide industry leading stability. Even Audio Boostcan now be found on MSI ECO Series motherboards as a testament to technical ingenuity.

Industry leading power saving design

MSI ECO Series motherboards are focusing on power efficiency. ECO PCB is a groundbreaking hardware design for ECO Series to use less power. Included in thenew PCB design is hardware based control to cut off all power to features on the motherboard. The hardware control of onboard features also allows control of standby power.
100% Performance

ECO Series revolutionary PCB design preserves optimal performance while saving power. Where other power saving options highly impact performance because of undervolting and lowering clock speeds, MSI ECO Series motherboards are capable of delivering 100% performance while operating in any power saving mode.
100% Compatibility

No need to worry about compatibility. While others exclude support for high TDP processors to save power, MSI ECO Series motherboards support all Intel® 6th generation Core™, Pentium® and Celeron® processors. Because of its power saving nature MSI ECO Series motherboards are optimized for Intel® S & T series power efficient processors. High speed DDR4 memory is also supported in both single and dual channel mode.
100% Features

The 2nd generation ECO motherboards are packed with more features then ever. Equipped with DDR4 Boost, a high quality Gigabit network solution from Intel®,Audio Boost and much more, the MSI ECO Series motherboards are optimized to deliver great power efficiency and a rich user experience at the same time.
ECO Genie

ECO Genie is a new solution in BIOS to set up and customize ECO profile easily. Besides the 3 pre-configured modes, it allows to set the details such as disabling hyper-threading, or choosing voltage modes.

Intel® Gigabit LAN Always connected with INTEL® Gigabit LAN networking. MSI ECO Series motherboards feature INTEL® Gigabit LAN, optimized to deliver a stable and efficient network connection at low CPU usage. With the 15kv anti-surge LAN Protect to lower your system under risk.

ECO Center Pro
ECO Center Pro allows turning off the power completely for casefans, LED, etc. For more convenience in power saving ECO Center Pro offers 3 pre-configured fully customizable power saving modesthrough ECO mode, Lounge mode and Server mode.

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