Bought zalman 9700 off ebay, will it fit an am3 socket ? Tags: Heatsinks Zalman Socket Overclocking Last response: January 15, 2012 8:16 PM in Overclocking Share fuggles January 15, 2012 5:38:58 PM do I need to buy one of these just in case it won't fit ? http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Generic-Replacement-retention... Do I even need it ? This is the item I won - look at the pictures, will that fit an am3 quad CPU ? http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/320826382190?ssPageName=STRK:... More about : bought zalman 9700 ebay fit am3 socket Rustyy117 a c 120 K Overclocking January 15, 2012 7:33:36 PM According to Zalman http://www.zalman.co.kr/eng/product/Product_Read.asp?id... The cooler does support AM3 with the retention bracket included.. Looking at the pictures on ebay it seems the cooler comes with the necessary bracket. fuggles January 15, 2012 7:58:43 PM but the man in only inclkuding one bracket , and said he used it with an intel ?? what is that for anyway ?? the back or the front ?? Can I install this without removing my motherbaord ? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Rustyy117 a c 120 K Overclocking January 15, 2012 8:16:08 PM http://www.zalman.co.kr/eng/product/Product_Setup.asp?I... Click the link then in the new window click "Socket AM2/.... " I would imagine AM3 installation is the same. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSocket 939 mount and FM2 Mount for ZALMAN CNPS 9700 ForumZALMAN 9700 socket issues ForumPhenom II x4 955be + Zalman CNPS 9700 LED ForumZalman 9700 ForumZalman9700 ForumWhat's the bare minimum needed to install a zalman 9700 ? ForumSocket AM3 versus socket G34: AM3 short lifespan? ForumWill This Fan Fit ? Thoughts of Overclocking! ForumWould an AM2+ socket CPU fit in an AM3 ? ForumZalman CNPS 9700 LED Support Clip ForumLGA 775 = Dead socket walking? ForumDifficult Decision ( Zalman CNPS 9700 or CNPS 9700 -NT) ForumZalman 9500a am3 question ForumI5 3570K + Z77 PRO3 ForumWhat will I need to OC? Forum[Solved] Will this mb support 2way CX with r7970 black editions ForumNeed to overclock... will these other components be okay? ForumWill my cpu and processor handle being overclocked? Forum[Solved] Will a 1600 mhz ram supports on h67 mobo Forum[Solved] Corsair H100 damaged, will this affect performance? (PICS) More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !