MSI Gaming AMD Ryzen B350 Motherboard

Last updated date: May 9, 2019

DWYM Score
7.4

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 58 expert reviews, the MSI MSI Gaming AMD Ryzen B350 Motherboard placed 9th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
7.6
5 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
7.1
1,062 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
It provides a solid foundation for an AMD Ryzen-based budget build, and it even squeezes in a decent LED illumination scheme, in the event you're building out your budget dream rig in a windowed PC chassis.
- PC Magazine
August 3, 2018 | Full review
It is clear that MSI's focus is system builders and users looking for a wallet-friendly low cost option, but without sacrificing on component quality and overall performance.
- Anand Tech
March 12, 2018 | Full review
MSI gives us a great board for budget AMD PCs in the form of the MSI Tomahawk B350. This board will get you an M.2 slot while being budget friendly.
- We PC
March 25, 2019 | Full review
Clever hardware and software tools to assist you while gaming. It comes with CrossFire support for its PCIe 2.0 x 4 slot.
- Appuals
The MSI B350 TOMAHAWK offers six USB 2.0 ports, two located at the rear panel and four available through two headers located on the motherboard. There are eight USB 3.0 ports, four on the rear panel (controlled by the CPU, three type A and one type C) and four available through two headers (controlled by the chipset).
- Hardware Secrets
February 8, 2018 | Full review
What experts didn't like
Onboard lighting is single-color. Slim pickings in the accessories department. Some early B350 Tomahawks may require an older CPU to update
- PC Magazine
August 3, 2018 | Full review
BIOS compatibility issues
- Appuals
Some early B350 Tomahawks may require an older CPU to update.
- Hardware Secrets
February 8, 2018 | Full review

From The Manufacturer

MSI AMD Ryzen B350 TOMAHAWK ATX Gaming Motherboard. Equip yourself with the MSI Arsenal GAMING Series motherboards to improve your game. MSI Arsenal GAMING Series motherboards are covered in full black camouflage with LED ambient lights and is packed with gaming features, making them the perfect weapon to dominate the battlefield. Military Class 4, Guard-Pro - Latest evolution in high quality components for best protection and efficiency.

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