What hardware need to be 64bit for building a 64bit system? Tags: Hard Drives Hardware Support Storage Last response: February 10, 2010 12:13 PM in Storage Share XZR February 10, 2010 9:01:16 AM I know OS have to be 64bit, but I'm not sure about the hardware, what hardware need to be 64bit capable to fully support 64bit applications, OS etc? thanks More about : hardware 64bit building 64bit system sub mesa a c 127 G Storage February 10, 2010 9:04:41 AM With 64-bit i'm assuming you mean AMD64 aka x86-64, and not the IA-64 Itanium architecture. If its AMD64, any recent AMD or Intel processor will do. Some older AMD Sempron and Celeron didn't support AMD64, but any Intel/AMD CPU you buy now should. m 0 l jsc a b G Storage February 10, 2010 12:13:14 PM And the matching motherboard and memory. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Need to build a system with 64-bit pci support Forum I have installed on a Dell dimension 3100 a 64bit Windows 7 I get Hardware accellor issues I think I need 64 bit drivers for t Forum What does Windows 8.1 System Builder OEM DVD 64-Bit mean? Forum Solved32bit or 64bit build. Need info Please Forum SolvedNeed help upgrading whole system HP pav a6863w vista 64bit Forum Solved[Need build advice]$730 build including monitor and windows 7 64-bit Forum SolvedWin7 64-bit, 16Gb RAM, Half Is Hardware-Reserved Forum How would i go about moving my HDDs from a previous build to a new system with the same OS (Windows 7 64bit different licenses Forum SolvedMore usable memory with 64-bit system ? Forum What is is with abit.com? Need 64-bit Win7 drivers for IX48-GT3 Forum Solved32bit software on 64bit operating system Forum VGA hardware or drivers for cyberlink youcam with windows 7 64bit Forum Solvedhi i have Dell laptop window7 64bit without graphic card,so what type of games shall i play Forum A 12gb pagefile.sys needed on a SSD 64-bit system with 12gb ram? Forum SolvedWhat is the best graphics card for 64-bit Intel P4 670? Forum Solved$2000 Australian PC Build w/Windows 8.1 64bit Forum SolvedWhy is my programs running in 32bit when my operation system is 64bit? Forum SolvedWhat is the difference between Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit and Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) 64-bit Forum SolvedQuestions about the System Reserved Partition on Windows 7 Pro 64-bit Forum Solvedwhat's 64bit in mother boards Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !