Solved AM2, AM2+ and AM3 sockets/mounts Tags: Components Last response: July 26, 2010 12:27 PM in Components Share Jose Martinez July 16, 2010 11:58:04 AM Hello,am I right in assuming that the physical differences among these reside in the actual number and position of the pins but that the mount is the same and then a given heat-sink and fan can be used in any of them? More about : am2 am2 am3 sockets mounts Best solution saaiello July 16, 2010 12:07:11 PM Correct. Share enzo matrix July 16, 2010 3:13:21 PM Double correct. m 0 l Related resources AMD AM2+ VS AM3+ question - Forum AM3 Asrock 960GC-GS FX with AM2+ CPU - Forum AM2 cooler AM3 motherboard - Forum Could my AM2 socket MOBO support an AM3 CPU? - Forum Can AM3+ cpu socket fit with an AM2 socket motherboard - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Jose Martinez July 26, 2010 1:27:29 AM Best answer selected by Jose Martinez. m 0 l Jose Martinez July 26, 2010 12:27:17 PM enzo matrix said:Double correct. Double thanks. Jose m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFm2 processor can fit to am3 , am2 bracket ? Forum Solvedwould an am3 cpu fit in an am2 socket??? Forum SolvedLooking to get AM3 processor in AM2+ socket Forum SolvedAM2+ heatsink in AM3+ socket? Forum SolvedAm2+/ AM3 question Forum SolvedAM3(+) CPU in AM2 socket? Forum SolvedWould using an am3 processor on an am2+ motherboard damage the cpu permanently? Forum Solvedupgrading from AM2 to AM3+ Forum SolvedBIOS Update for AM3 in AM2+ at same wattage? Forum SolvedAM2+ CPU in an AM3 Socket (Maybe) Forum Solvedcan i run an am3 cpu on an am2+ mobo Forum SolvedAM3 processor on AM2+ chipset? Forum Upgrading cpu from am2 to am3 Forum SolvedPossible to make an AM3 CPU work on an AM2+ motherboard? Forum SolvedPhenom II AM2 & AM3 compatibility Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !