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Topic Title: Does AM2 boards support 4200+dualcore?
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Created On: 05/21/2006 01:20 AM
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 05/21/2006 01:20 AM
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zuala77
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Hi currently i am having A64X2 4200+ cpu with k8Neo4 platinum board...i was wondering if my cpu could be upgraded to the upcomming AM2 motherboard which supports DDR2......please help?

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AM2 is a completly new socket. i dont think socket 939 chips will work in AM2 boards since the new socket requiers more pins. not sure exactly how much more.

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quote:

Originally posted by: dot_pixel651
AM2 is a completly new socket. i dont think socket 939 chips will work in AM2 boards since the new socket requiers more pins. not sure exactly how much more.

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i think am2 is 940 pins.. (different from current s940)

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 05/21/2006 10:35 AM
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quote:

Originally posted by: nagaty_h
i think am2 is 940 pins.. (different from current s940)



Yep, u r rite.Only svrl mobo (or mb only one,frm AsRock dat permits u installing adapter for skt AM2).Correct me if im wrong....

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quote:

Originally posted by: aBg_rOnGak
Yep, u r rite.Only svrl mobo (or mb only one,frm AsRock dat permits u installing adapter for skt AM2).Correct me if im wrong....


yea, i heard of this mobo.. its like the 754 one they did which can accept a 939 adaptor..

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