Solved Need some advice about the Fx-8320 on a msi 970a-g43 Mobo. Tags: MSI Processors Motherboards CPUs Last response: December 28, 2013 6:27 PM in CPUs Share Ryan_BsUnK1209 December 28, 2013 6:16:41 PM Hello! So the titles says it all. I am looking to buy this processor http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... but I heard allot of negativity/warnings from some people about using it on a msi 970a-g43 motherboard.(The Fx- 8320 is listed a supported processor for this motherboard).http://us.msi.com/product/mb/970A-G43.html#/?div=CPUSup... I don't know what to do.. what do you guys think? My current build is: CPU= fx-4100 3.6 ghz (overclocked to 4.05ghz with a stock cooler.) Motherboard= msi 970a-g43 Graphic Card- EVGA 550TI 1 gb VRAM (changing it to MSI Gtx 760) RAM= 8GB G-Skill 1333 Power supply= 650W corsair bronze More about : advice 8320 msi 970a g43 mobo Reply to Ryan_BsUnK1209 Best solution Master-flaw a b V Motherboard a b à CPUs December 28, 2013 6:26:37 PM It should be fine...no heat-sinks for the VRM's but it should work great either-way. Been using a 870 board for over 6 months with a moderate O.C. and have had no problems. Reply to Master-flaw Share SR-71 Blackbird a c 988 V Motherboard a c 758 à CPUs December 28, 2013 6:27:22 PM msi 970a-g43 < Very poor board for a FX8320. Reply to SR-71 Blackbird m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources Solvedmsi 970A-G43 mobo with amd fx-8320? Forum SolvedFirst build: FX-8320 with MSI 970A-G43 Forum FX-8320 + Zalman CNPS5X Performa , asus GTX 760, msi 970a-g43 Forum SolvedAdvice needed: First Build - Budget Gaming PC (inc. FX-8320 + MSI GTX760 - OR - R9 280) Forum SolvedI am using a gtx 770 with fx 8320 and don't plan to sli or overclock. Would this mobo do well? Msi 970a-g43? Also would a rg63 Forum Is a MSI 970A-G43 (mobo) Compatible with a Radeon R9 270x? Forum Advice for a Beginnner: MSI 970A-G43 ATX AM3+ Motherboard Forum msi 970a-g43 questions about quality Forum Overclocking an 8350 to 4.4 GHz on an MSI 970A-G43 - extreme mobo temperatures. Forum SolvedNeed advice on my new MSI based Rig, Z87-G45 & MSI GTX 760 about Power Supply Forum SolvedI am concerned about updating the BIOS on the ASUS M5A78L-M LX Plus mobo along with FX-8320 CPU. Help. Forum SolvedI am concerned about updating the BIOS on the ASUS M5A78L-M LX Plus mobo along with FX-8320 CPU. Help Forum Can't get stock fx-8320 cooler to attach to msi 970A-G46 mobo Forum SolvedQuery about MSI Z87M gaming microATX mobo Forum SolvedMSi mobo giving me debug code 66 which means "late cpu initialization" What is it and what can i do about it. Forum Need advice about Gigabyte MoBos, re: new system build Forum Please i need an advice about MSI K8n Neo4 SLI Forum SolvedWhich Noctua NH-D14 do I need for i5 4670k on MSI Gaming G45 mobo? Forum First time OC'er needs help! tips/advice? AMD FX8320! Help!! Forum SolvedIm about to pull the plug on a mobo. Advice ? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !