MSI HEDT Motherboards Collaborates with Ecosystem Partners, ASMedia and Western Digital to Develop Next-Generation USB Solutions

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Taiwan, Taipei – MSI, the world leading motherboard brand, is dedicated to continuing a close relationship with ecosystem partners, ASMedia and Western Digital to develop next-generation USB solutions. The latest USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Super Speed USB 20Gb/s solution is currently the world’s fastest USB solution in the market. MSI’s new HEDT series of motherboards, X299 and TRX40 platforms, are equipped with a USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Super Speed USB 20Gb/s solution powered by ASMedia Inc. and supports the latest USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 devices from Western Digital such as its WD_Black P50 Gaming Drive.
X299 and TRX40

To satisfy customer needs regarding large data and files transfer, the USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Super Speed USB 20Gb/s solution on the MSI X299 and TRX40 motherboards is powered by ASMedia Technology Inc. to offer the fastest USB speed in the market.

“It is a pleasure to keep a continuous relationship with MSI. ASMedia Technology Inc. is always devoted to the latest technology and offers the latest USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Super Speed USB 20Gb/s solution to the market with top motherboard vendor MSI.”
- Chewei Lin, President of ASMedia

Compared to USB 3.2 Gen1 solution, USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 solution is up to four times faster. MSI also has a close and strong relationship with Western Digital, a data infrastructure company. The WD_BLACK™ P50 Game Drive SSD, featuring USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 interface, shows incredible performance on read and write speed with MSI motherboards.

X299 and TRX40

For content creatorsdesigners and gamers, MSI puts great efforts on the HEDT series to show strength and enhanced performance on X299 and TRX40 platforms. According to MSI internal tests, all the creator-related software tests used result in better benchmarks and scores at all performance aspects, in comparison with the previous generation. Please check the blog link below to get more detailed information.



USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Support List

Creator TRX40
Creator X299
X299 PRO 10G
X299 PRO

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