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 Can i use am2 cooler on am3 & am3+? 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 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 SolvedDo AM2 socket boards work with AM3 CPUs. Forum Best Value CPU cooler for AM2+ that also will work for AM3 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !