MSI K9A Platinum vs AM2 Phenom Tags: Homebuilt Platinum MSI Phenom Systems Last response: June 3, 2010 4:31 PM in Systems Share poussik May 31, 2010 6:22:16 PM Hi all, Thanks to any of you who can tell me if the mobo MSI K9A Platinum is/is not compatible with AM2 Phenom Quad 9500-9600-9700 series as I intend to buy these 2 to upgrade my old PC components More about : msi k9a platinum am2 phenom tecmo34 a b B Homebuilt system June 3, 2010 4:31:03 PM Based on the information on the MSI website, no Phenom is compatible with your motherboard... http://www.msi.com/index.php?func=prodcpu2&prod_no=259&... It looks like only AM2 CPU's (AMD® Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Athlon FX and Sempron) work and not AM2+ or AM3 CPU's Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources MSI K9A PLATINUM - crossfire quesiton Forum Compatibility MSI K9A PLATINUM Forum MSI K9A Platinum wont post at all!! please help Forum MSI K9A Platinum won't go to BIOS setup DEL Forum RAID on MSI K9A Platinum Forum MSI K9A Platinum - 4GiB RAM as 3GB usage RAM memory. Forum SolvedAsus HD 7970 Matrix Platinum vs the MSI R7970 Lightning Boost Edition Forum SolvedASUS Matrix HD 7970 Platinum vs MSI R9-280X Gaming Forum Pictures of MSI K9N Platinum (AM2) Forum MSI K9N PLATINUM AM2 SERIES Forum MSI M2N PLATINUM SOCKET AM2 MOTHERBOARD Forum SolvedAsus Matrix 7970 Platinum VS MSI 680 Lightning or other choices? Forum MSI K9A2 Platinum and Phenom II x4 965 BE, 1.416 V help Forum AMD Phenom II 965 and MSI K9A2 Platinum Forum XFX Geforce 9600GT with AMD Phenom II 940, MSI DKA790GX platinum Forum MSI K9N SLI Platinum and Phenom 9600 don't go together Forum MSI 7970 Lightning vs 7970 Matrix Platinum Forum SolvedAMD Athlon II x2 250 vs AM2+ Phenom x4 BE Forum MSI K9A2 Platinum VS MSI DKA790GX Platinum Forum GA-P35-DS3R vs MSI P35 Platinum ---- Which One? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !