Closed Will socket am3 support the bulldozer cpus? Tags: CPUs Bulldozer Support Socket Last response: September 2, 2010 7:35 PM in CPUs Share gordon_81 September 2, 2010 1:57:00 PM ok title says it all, i firsyt thought it did but someone posted something saying only socket am3+ will support the bulldozer cpus, is this true? More about : socket am3 support bulldozer cpus | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Best solution saaiello CPUs Master September 2, 2010 2:00:58 PM Yes this is true that Bulldozer will only run in AM3+ but what AMD did for us was they made it backwards compatible with AM3 CPUs. | Report abuse gordon_81 September 2, 2010 2:09:03 PM thanks just read another thread saying that only socket am3+will support the bulldozers, this is quite depressing | Report abuse gordon_81 September 2, 2010 2:09:20 PM Best answer selected by gordon_81. | Report abuse saaiello CPUs Master September 2, 2010 2:25:51 PM gordon_81 said:thanks just read another thread saying that only socket am3+will support the bulldozers, this is quite depressing Not really yes by an economical standpoint but from a performance aspect Bulldozer needed a new socket to really show us what it can do. | Report abuse Mousemonkey CPUs Authority September 2, 2010 7:35:21 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Will socket am3 support the bulldozer cpus?> Related ressources: Forum[Official] No socket AM3 support for Bulldozer !?!? ForumBulldozer will physically fit in a normal (white) AM3 socket ForumBulldozer am3 + socket ? ForumAMD Confirms They Will Support Bulldozer on AM3 ForumAM3 Boards work with Bulldozer chips? ForumBulldozer AM3 compatability? ForumAMD " Bulldozer " to be on AM3 ? Anyone know? ForumPossibility of AM3 + CPUs working in AM3 boards? ForumThermaltake 850w PCI-E question ForumWhich memory modules will work in a Dell XPS 420? ForumWill there be a bottleneck with this CPU and GPU? ForumReal World Tech examines Bulldozer ForumSocket 939 amd 64 4200 Forum[Solved] What PSU will I need, 650 or 750?? ForumAthlon x2 7750 cpu and AM3 socket Forum[Solved] Will this power supply run a GeForce 9800 GTX/GTX+? Forum[Official] No socket AM3 support for Bulldozer!?!? Forum[Solved] Silverstone FT02B case questions - will my stuff fit in it More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !