Will a bios update allow me to put a better cpu in my mobo? Tags: Chipsets BIOS CPUs Motherboards Last response: June 28, 2010 8:01 PM in Motherboards Share Lhino June 28, 2010 7:43:14 PM Hello, I was wondering if it would be possible to run the new AMD Phenom 2 x6 with an older AM3 motherboard called the asus M4N98TD Evo 980a AM3 if i do a BIOS update? More about : bios update put cpu mobo COLGeek a c 160 à CPUs a c 233 V Motherboard June 28, 2010 7:56:07 PM Yes. Simply go to the Asus website and download the most recent BIOS. The mobo in question supports the x6 CPUs with the 0704 version. marco324 June 28, 2010 8:01:09 PM yes its on the supported list since bios 0704 http://usa.asus.com/product.aspx?P_ID=1g8o5Sh3csqM5M8u&... download new drivers there too Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWill i need to update BIOS with this CPU and Mobo Forum Can i Install a Bios that will allow me to Overclock my CPU? Forum SolvedIf an AM2+ MB gets a bios update to AM3Do you have to put a AM3CPU in? Forum SolvedMy BIOS not allowing me to overclock my CPU. Forum SolvedI am concerned about updating the BIOS on the ASUS M5A78L-M LX Plus mobo along with FX-8320 CPU. Help. Forum SolvedI am concerned about updating the BIOS on the ASUS M5A78L-M LX Plus mobo along with FX-8320 CPU. Help Forum Is it really required to update Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3's BIOS in order to use an FX6300 CPU on this MOBO? Forum MSI Z68a Bios update - "update BIOS with ME8 only if you are using IvyBridge 22nm CPU" Forum Can I Update the bios of a mobo for 2nd gen CPU when My CPU is 3rd gen Forum Updating BIOS on my CPU & Mobo(P5Q Deluxe) –- First timer... Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !