Is this heatsink compatible with this retention holder? Tags: Heatsinks Socket Compatibility Overclocking Product Last response: November 2, 2011 3:39 PM in Overclocking Share BeelzebubTerror November 2, 2011 4:22:29 AM I am planning to build a new computer using a AM3 socket motherboard. I have a xigmatek HDT-S963 92 mm heatsink but I am missing the a crossbow AM3 bracket. I am planning to buy a EVERCOOL K8-AM2-RM retention bracket but I am not sure it will fit on an AM3 socket. Also worried that the heat sink might not fit. XIGMATEK HDT-S963 92mm http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... EVERCOOL K8-AM2-RM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : heatsink compatible retention holder davcon a c 183 K Overclocking November 2, 2011 3:39:49 PM Yep it should work imo. Listed as AM3 here. http://www.performance-pcs.com/catalog/index.php?main_p... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs Hyper 212 Evo heatsink compatible with Hyper 212+ retention plate and back plate? Forum Do I need a retention holder? Forum Heatsink Holder or Retainer Bracket Forum MS-7778 motherboard CPU Heatsink retention bracket Forum Help!! Broken heatsink holder on socket! Forum ACPI IRQ Holder is not compatible Forum Intel heatsink retention mechanism... better option out there? Forum Heatsink Retention Mechanism Forum Heatsink retention bracket Forum Heatsink retention mechanism Forum Solvedcompatible heatsink A10-7700k HTPC Forum SolvedHelp choosing a good compatible Heatsink fan for old computer please. Forum SolvedIs this heatsink compatible with this processor? Forum SolvedIs this heatsink compatible with this build? Forum SolvedIs this heatsink compatible? Forum SolvedHELP Im building a computer and i need to know if this fan and heatsink are compatible with my processor. Forum SolvedHeatsink compatibility with Maximus VII Formula Forum 4790k Heatsink compatible with this build? Forum Looking for a Compatible Fan/Heatsink for my Graphics Card Forum SolvedIs this cpu heatsink fan compatible? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !