Is it supported ? Tags: Asus Motherboards Product Last response: June 20, 2010 5:13 PM in Motherboards Share sbsixth June 9, 2010 4:22:17 PM Hi everyone , gonnna upgrade to new mobo...I need help from all of u.. Have ASUS M2N68-AM PLUS , going to buy MSI 790GX-G65 AM3 . I have an AMD Athlon X2 7750 AM2+ , so would it be Compatible with the mobo which I am going to buy ? More about : supported tecmo34 a b Ĉ ASUS a c 236 V Motherboard June 9, 2010 4:50:01 PM No it will not be supported. Your CPU is a AM2+ and the new motherboard you want is an AM3 socket, which an AM2+ won't fit in (AM3 fits in an AM2+... not the other way around) m 0 l sbsixth June 9, 2010 4:54:56 PM But my present AM2+ motherboard supports a few AM3 processors....so why that wont be ? please tell me if there is any Possibility...thanks.. m 0 l Related resources Need to make sure my RAM is supported on my Motherboard - Forum Maximum Type of Memory Supported by AMD FX-8320 - Forum How Many Monitors Supported with SLI GTX 780 - Forum supported only by cpu with integrated graphics - Forum Samsung Magician says my 840 pro SSD is not supported - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer tecmo34 a b Ĉ ASUS a c 236 V Motherboard June 9, 2010 5:10:15 PM Correct... your motherboard AM2+ will support AM3 CPU's. AM3 motherboards (what you are upgrading to) will not support the AM2+ CPU's. Here is an option... MSI 790XT-G45 AM3/AM2+/AM2 AMD 790X ATX AMD Motherboard m 0 l sbsixth June 15, 2010 5:59:15 PM Please , anyone else can help me ? m 0 l shortstuff_mt a b Ĉ ASUS a c 88 V Motherboard June 15, 2010 7:15:18 PM Why do you need somebody else to tell you the same thing as tecmo34 already did. Some AM2+ motherboards support AM3 chips with a BIOS update, but NO AM3 MOTHERBOARDS SUPPORT AM2+ chips. Maybe if you don't believe us you'll believe it if it comes from the horse's mouth. http://support.amd.com/us/kbarticles/Pages/CPU-6-socket... If you want to use your old CPU you'll have to use an AM2+ motherboard. m 0 l sbsixth June 20, 2010 5:13:16 PM Thank you...but don't get so much rude.. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedASUS M5A78L-M LX3 supported RAM Forum Solvedcan you run a 1600mhz ram on a 1333mhz supported motherboard? Forum SolvedWindows 7 64 bit not installing on Core 2 Duo , Multi Processing Not supported Forum Solvedsupported? or not? Forum Solvedsupported Best Games Forum Solvedwhether nvidia gefoce gtx 550 ti is supported on intel dh61ww? Forum SolvedTri-core not supported? Forum SolvedXMP Supported RAM Forum SolvedMy PC memory pc3 supported speed is 10600 mb/sec--and my new pc3 DDR3 speed is 12800 mb/sec-my computer does not overclock? Forum Solvedhardware acceleration is either disabled or not supported by your video card Forum SolvedWhat we want in laapy for autocad supported Forum SolvedWill crossfire x work on a crossfire supported motherboard? Forum SolvedBest Supported Graphic Card Forum SolvedHyperThreading supported on Intel Core i5 ??? Forum SolvedSupported Graphic card for my pc Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !