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. enzo matrix July 16, 2010 3:13:21 PM Double correct. Related resources AM3 and AM2 + - Forum Can i use am2 cooler on am3 & am3 +? - Forum Can I place a Socket AM2 + CPU into a Socket AM3 + Motherboard? - Forum AM3 processor on AM2 + chipset? - Forum Will an am3 processor work with my am2 + 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. Jose Martinez July 26, 2010 12:27:17 PM enzo matrix said:Double correct. Double thanks. Jose Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumAm3 processor am2 + mobo ForumWill an AM3 cpu on into an AM2 slot? ForumPossible to make an AM3 CPU work on an AM2 + motherboard? ForumAm3 CPU in AM2 motherboard? Wattage is correct. ForumAM3 CPU in AM2 Mobo ForumAM3 on weird AM2 mobo ForumAM3 + (note the plus) processor on AM2 + socket? ForumNew am3 + processor doesnt fit my am2 socket MB ForumAm3 cpu on a am2 + board ForumPhenom II AM2 & AM3 compatibility ForumAM2 , AM2 + or AM3 ? ForumWill a AM3 support my AM2 socket ForumAM2 + , AM3 dual socket motherboard ? ForumWill am3 work in am2 ForumPSU Help More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !