Old 939 CPU Tags: CPUs Dual Core Opteron Last response: November 4, 2009 12:27 AM in CPUs Share ahumphers91 November 3, 2009 10:07:23 PM I am upgrading my old AMD Athlon 63 3200+ single core to a dual core, but have seen also the "Opteron" CPU is the opteron better than the Athlon? More about : 939 cpu Upendra09 a b à CPUs November 3, 2009 10:10:56 PM yes but opterons are for servers, athlons are for mild gamin and normal use what is ur budget? Type of Use? and what games if gaming m 0 l ahumphers91 November 3, 2009 10:19:42 PM Well won't be gaming for a little while, but want something that will be better then the current one I have now. Budget, well e-bay has them for every budget haha, looking to spend about 80.00 bucks m 0 l Related resources Looking for a CPU cooler for a old Asus A8N-VM mainboard (Socket 939) - Forum **WTB** OLD GPU/HDD/939 Socket MB - Forum Old socket 939 MS7093 motherboard bios - Forum Upgrading an old socket 939 board - Forum Old socket 939 has a problem - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Upendra09 a b à CPUs November 3, 2009 10:31:24 PM what mobo do u have? if socket 939 is that AM2? then maybe a couple AM2+ procs but other than that you don't have a lot of options to upgrade and get a major boost in performance m 0 l ahumphers91 November 3, 2009 10:38:49 PM Yeah, I beleiev that the AM2 wont work. I have a MSI K8N Neo4 Platinum SLI m 0 l Upendra09 a b à CPUs November 3, 2009 11:24:52 PM u can only use athlon 64 http://techreport.com/articles.x/9370/1 m 0 l ahumphers91 November 4, 2009 12:27:59 AM Thats what I thought. Thanks for your time. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHTPC , 300w PSU friendly GPU on a s939 socket cpu. Forum SolvedReplacement of my old AMD 939 Forum WTS/ Old MSI 939 Mobo, AMD Athlon 64 X2 (OEM/tray microprocessor), Rocketfish power supply, DDR 512 RAM Forum SolvedCan the ASUS Amberline Motherboard accept a socket 939 Athlon 64x2 4800 CPU Forum Updating an old socket 939 system? Forum How might I get PCI Express to work on my new/old 939 mobo? Forum SolvedCPU Swapping: 3500+ to 4400+ (939) Forum *FS Cheap Legacy Parts (DDR2 Memory, 939 Socket AMD, Intel P4 CPU, ATi Radeon 850XT) Forum SolvedWorth upgrading my s939 CPU? Forum SolvedHas anyone tried the AsRock 939Dual with AM2CPU? Forum SolvedCPU upgrade for old laptop Forum SolvedSwapping out old mobo and CPU Forum Advice on an AMD upgrade to my socket 939 eMachines desktop CPU - x64 Forum SolvedLooking to upgrade an old CPU... Forum SolvedOld HDD and upgrading CPU/Motherboard. Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !