MSI Launches the MAG META 5 5E Budget Gaming Desktop

MSI is continuing its aggressive run for the month by launching another new device. Now, it is the MSI MAG META 5 5E. It is MSI’s gaming desktop powered by AMD for budget gamers.

The new MSI MAG META 5 5E comes with Ryzen 7 5800X CPU which is formed on Zen3 architecture. On top of that, it also comes with AMD Radeon RX6700XT and AMD Smart Access Memory so that even budget gamers can also get the best gaming experience with this desktop PC.

To support such a great processor and graphics, this desktop also comes with up to 64GB RAM(DDR4). For more storage capacity and faster access, the new MSI MAG META 5 5E has 1 M.2 SSD slot and then 2x 2.5-inch and 2x 3.5-inch slots for storage expansion.

With all of these features, this machine is definitely going to perform great in terms of gaming and even in all handling all of the other productivity tasks.

Since it is a gaming desktop, MSI has also focused highly on the design element of this device making internals easy to upgrade for the users.

Basic Specifications

Operating SystemWindows 11
RAMUp to 64GB DDR4(2 Slots)
Storage1x M.2 SSD Slot 2x 2.5-inch 2x 3.5-inch Slots  
ProcessorUp to AMD Ryzen 7 5800
ChipsetAMD B550
GraphicsUp to MSI RX6700XT
ConnectivityWi-Fi 5 AC3168 LAN: 1G (Realtek RTL8111H) Bluetooth 4.2
PortsOn Front: 1x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type C 2x USB 2.0 Type-A 1x Mic-in 1x Headphone-out On the Rear: 2x USB 2.0 Type-A 2x PS/2 Port 1x VGA (DVI-D out) 1x HDMI 4x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A 1x RJ45 (1G LAN) 3x Audio jacks
Power Supply500W 80 Plus Bronze Certified PSU 750W 80 Plus Gold Certified PSU

Key Features

Get Best Framerates with FidelityFX Super Resolution

The new MSI MAG META 5 5E comes with AMD Fidelity FX Super Resolution(FSR). This technology utilizes spatial upscaling technology that can easily boost the framerates during gaming.

As a result, users get to play their games in the best quality and high resolution which contributes to a fantastic and immersive gaming experience. Because this technology is GPU agnostic, it can work seamlessly with any GPU out there.

As of now, there are not a lot of games that support FSR but with time and the rising popularity of the technology, more games will be supporting it in the future. And with four quality settings options, users can easily adjust the balance between quality and performance.

AMD’s Smart Access Memory Unlocks Full VRAM Capacity

Another unique feature of the new MSI MAG META 5 5E is the AMD SMART ACCESS MEMORY. This technology from AMD truly unlocks the true performance capabilities of the VRAM on the graphics card.

As per MSI, this feature alone can boost the gaming performance by 15% if combined with an AMD Ryzen 5000 Series processor. Not only that, but it also supports some select processors from the AMD Ryzen 300 Series combined with an AMD Radeon RX 6000 Series graphics card.

Optimum Cooling

The reason why desktop PCs are better for gaming is that they have more space for heat dissipation and this is one of the areas where the new desktop gaming PC from MSI doesn’t disappoint.

MSI provides users with the choice to choose between an air cooler or a liquid cooler. According to their needs, users can select the best cooling system for them.

The air is drawn from the side and then there are many areas on the top and the rear of this PC for the air to pass through. On top of that, the desktop tower also has space to install additional fans to bring more air.

RGB for True Gaming Aesthetics

No gaming desktop is complete without RGB lighting and here you get the best of it. The new MAG META 5 5E is covered with RGB lights and to add more fun, it also has an interchangeable tempered glass side panel. To get the best from this RGB lighting, you can use the MSI Mystic Light.

That is all about the new MSI MAG META 5 5E. The pricing and availability information of the product is not yet available but it will be on the affordable side.

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