MSI AM4 Motherboards now suport AMD's 2nd Generation Ryzen APUs
Subject: Motherboards | February 9, 2018 - 03:23 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Tagged: msi, ryzen, amd
Get ready to update your BIOS as MSI is now pushing out updated versions which will support the second generation of Ryzen processors. That's right ladies and germs, unlike the competitors brand, with Ryzen you can upgrade your processor without buying a new motherboard!
You won't be able to pick up the new chips until April, but there is no reason not to be ahead of the game. The updates also include the AMD AGESA 126.96.36.199 microcode update so head over to MSI for an update if you have one of the motherboards below.
MSI, the world leading gaming motherboard manufacturer, has pushed out BIOS updates for X370/B350/A320 motherboards to support new AMD 2nd Generation Ryzen Desktop Processors.
In order to support AMD 2nd Generation Ryzen Desktop Processors, MSI has released supportable BIOS version with AMD AGESA 188.8.131.52 for the current MSI AMD motherboards, including X370, B350, and A320 motherboards.
Updated BIOS version as below for each model could support AMD 2nd Generation Ryzen Desktop Processors and implements AMD AGESA 184.108.40.206 microcode to optimize CPU performance together with MSI AM4 motherboards.