Am2 cooler on AM3 board Tags: Power Supplies Cooling Socket MSI Components Last response: June 17, 2010 11:01 AM in Components Share chetansha June 14, 2010 7:51:15 AM Hi i have a Asus triton 77, which i am using on MSI k8n neo 4 platinum socket 939 board. I am building a new PC - AMD athlon x4 620 - AM3 socket and MSI 890gxm-g65 board, i want to know if i can use the same Triton 77 on this mother board. More about : am2 cooler am3 board Crashman June 14, 2010 8:47:54 AM It's a clip-on cooler, and the clip hasn't changed. Yes, you can use it on most AM3 boards. m 0 l N.Broekhuijsen a b ) Power supply June 14, 2010 9:03:44 AM should be fine. The bracket for most AMD boards ranging from 939-AM2-AM2+-AM3 are all the same. should work just fine. m 0 l Related resources AM2 cooler AM3 motherboard - Forum Phenom II x4 955 on AM2+ board or Phenom II x4 945 on AM3 board ????? - Forum Am3 cpu on a am2+ board - Forum AM3 or AM2+ Asus board? - Forum Will AM2+ cpu work on an AM3 mother board - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer evongugg June 14, 2010 4:35:30 PM Check your temperatures. Run Prime95 and check under load your temperature. Should not exceed 71ºC http://products.amd.com/en-us/DesktopCPUDetail.aspx?id=... m 0 l shovenose a b ) Power supply June 14, 2010 5:24:56 PM well, as long as it can handle the increased temps. what are the cpus in question? m 0 l chetansha June 17, 2010 11:01:08 AM i will be using AMD Athlon II x4 620 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Performance of AM3 chip in an AM2+ board Forum Can an am2 board run an am3 cpu? Forum AM3 on an AM2 Board Forum Can I run a system with a AM3 cpu in a AM2 board. Forum Am2 cpu in am3 board Forum Am3 processor can damage mother board support only am2? Forum Super awesome fun fact: Am3 cpu works in am2 board! Forum Can i use am2 cooler on am3 & am3+? Forum 790gx AM2 board ompatibility with 3 core AM3 CPU Forum What is the difference between a AM3 and a AM2+ board for a Phenom II? Forum Will AM2+ Heatsink/Fan fit AM3 board> Forum AM2 Chip working on AM3 Board? Forum SolvedAM3 cooler with AM3+ board? Forum Best Value CPU cooler for AM2+ that also will work for AM3 Forum SolvedDo AM2 socket boards work with AM3 CPUs. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !