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 124 à CPUs a c 198 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 Bios won't allow me to change Vcore Forum If an AM2+ MB gets a bios update to AM3Do you have to put a AM3 CPU in? Forum Gateway FX 6800-01e BIOS Update from Gateway Unsupported Forum Z68, H67, or P67 = which will allow me to upgrade? Forum What CPU can I put on my mobo ? Forum I need a MOBO that will allow Dual SLI, a PhysX card, an X-F Forum Bios updating problems,please help me ... Forum Computer attempting to update bios after restart Forum Intel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 Forum [Solved] Should I update BIOS version regularly? Forum [Solved] How long will this board last Forum Why BIOS flash incomplete Forum [Solved] Old Winfast motherboard update? what is it? Forum [Solved] 940 + Gigabyte Mobo, what memory to choose for a 1366 system? Forum issues with ASRock G41m-s Forum [Solved] Need to update my computer Forum [Solved] Which Motherboard Is better Forum Will the h55 support integrated graphics Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !