The mid-range MSI MAG Z590 Tomahawk includes a premium audio codec, integrated Wi-Fi 6E, three M.2 sockets and a USB 3.2 Gen2x2 Type-C port. Packed with features, this $269.99 board looks good and performs on par with most other Z590 offerings. Just give it good airflow when overclocking.
In the past, MSI’s Tomahawk SKUs have been a fan favorite, offering users a well-balanced feature set at a reasonable price point. While the Tomahawk may not have included all of the latest and greatest hardware, the price and value proposition made it one of the better budget options. Fast forward to today, and we get a chance to test the latest in the MSI MAG Z590 Tomahawk WIFI.
Like its predecessors, this Tomahawk includes several premium features, including the latest Realtek audio codec, solid power delivery, and even a USB 3.2 Gen2x2 Type-C port. This board is priced at $269.99 and tries to squeeze in the already crowded mid-range segment, vying for your Intel-based build dollars.