Topic Title: Socket AM3 / AM3+ compatible?
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Created On: 10/15/2012 08:25 AM
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 10/15/2012 08:25 AM
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Hongkongloui
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Hey,

this might sound a bit dull, but seriously, I recently purchased a Phenom 2X4 945 processor, which I am very happy with. It is designed for socket AM3, but will it fit (and work properly) in an AM3+ socket? (like some AM3 processors fit on AM2+ boards.)

 

Thanks a lot for every answer. 

 10/15/2012 12:17 PM
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Canis-X
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Hello.....Every motherboard manufacturer has a supported CPU list for each specific motherboard model.  Before you purchase a motherboard, visit the motherboard manufacturer's site and look at the supported CPU listing for it to find out if a processor will work in it or not.

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