C3 Stepping effect compatibility?? Tags: Motherboards Phenom Compatibility CPUs Product Last response: April 8, 2010 6:36 AM in Motherboards Share metalrock19 February 26, 2010 10:08:55 AM Hello, I have a MSI K9N2G Neo and I am looking to upgrade to a AMD Phenom II X4 925 but I have a couple questions. Will stepping/revision of a CPU effect compatibility? I see in the CPU Support that Phenom II X4 925 C2 is supported but would the same CPU but C3 stepping effect weather or not it worked with my motherboard? MSI K9N2G Neo CPU Support list - http://www.msi.com/index.php?func=prodcpu2&prod_no=1493... (HDX925WFK4DGI) Stepping - C2) AMD Phenom II X4 925 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... (HDX925WFK4DGM) Stepping - C3) Sorry if this is common knowledge I haven't been able to find information on it anywhere. Thanks for your time. More about : stepping effect compatibility nielnield April 8, 2010 6:36:11 AM C3 does not effect compatibility. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPhenom II X4 965BE 3.4Ghz C3 Stepping & Sapphire 7870xt Forum SolvedDoes this have C3 Stepping? Forum SolvedC3 stepping question Forum C3 stepping question. Forum Phenom2 555 BE C3 stepping into Windows at 6325MHz Biostar TA785GE 128 Forum Bug in Via Nehemiah C3 stepping 4 CPU? Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II 955...MBOX (c3) Compatibility Issues? Forum 955 C3 compatible MOBO??? Forum SolvedFinal step - compatibility issues and bottleneck test(See my build-gaming PC under 1100-1200$) Forum SolvedCPU steppings mobo compatibility Forum SolvedDoes this build look compatible and effective say 5 years down the road? Forum Simple steps to determine compatibility of ram Forum Question about hardware compatibility/effectiveness. Forum Are these components/specs compatible and effective? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !