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Will my i3 2100 3.1 GHz support a LGA 1150 socket ?? Wish 4 mobo upgrades...

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July 28, 2013 10:18:01 AM

I wish 2 upgrade my mobo from current Intel DH61WW to MSI Z87-GD65... Is it perfect 2 go with this LGA 1150 or should i go with any 1155 socket mobo ?

Current confign ::
Gskill RipjawsX 4gb ddr3 1333MHz
Core i3 2100 3.1Ghz
GTS 450 2gb ddr3 (upradable 2 a GTX660 or HD7850 as per my budget)
CM HAF 912 side panel window
Seasonic S12ii 520w PSU


Please suggest if any mobo or other changes needed... Thank u...
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July 28, 2013 10:26:18 AM

Your i3 requires an LGA 1155 motherboard, which eliminates any possibility of using the MSI board you are asking about.

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July 28, 2013 10:54:22 AM

cklaubur said:
Your i3 requires an LGA 1155 motherboard, which eliminates any possibility of using the MSI board you are asking about.

Casey


so u mean that i would hav 2 change my processor if i should upgrade to any LGA 1150 socket mobo ??
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July 28, 2013 11:38:43 AM

adilkm said:
cklaubur said:
Your i3 requires an LGA 1155 motherboard, which eliminates any possibility of using the MSI board you are asking about.

Casey


so u mean that i would hav 2 change my processor if i should upgrade to any LGA 1150 socket mobo ??


yes, socket 1150 CPU and socket 1150 Mobo are required.
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