What is backward compliant processor Tags: CPUs Processors Last response: November 6, 2010 7:59 PM in CPUs Share MMPOORNBOORN November 6, 2010 7:41:52 PM what is backward compliant More about : backward compliant processor tecmo34 a c 78 à CPUs November 6, 2010 7:59:10 PM It is a CPU that works with a motherboard from a previous chipset. Example, the AM3 CPU is on a different socket but it will still run on the previous AM2+ socket. AMD is really the only one that offers this option. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs the socket am2 processor backward compatible with socket754 Forum Solvedwhat cards are direct x 9.0c compliant ? Forum R AGP-Pro backwards compliant... Forum Is the Ivy Bridge Processor backward compatible? Forum What does my computer mean when it says that my BIOS is not ACPI compliant? Forum Nividia 240gtwas purchased. it said hdcp compliant,now it says its not ,what is Forum What does it mean to be ATX12V 2.01 compliant? Forum What does "AGP 2.0-compliant interface" mean? Forum SolvedWhat processor is necessary? Forum SolvedWhat graphic card best matches with my processor. Forum Solvedokay so i have a pentium 4 3.00GHz processor , S3 ViRGE DX/GX with 4.0 MB what games could i play ???? Forum Solvedwhat processor is better Forum Solvedwhat processor do i need? Forum SolvedWhat Would Be A Good i5 processor that would go well with overclocking? Forum SolvedWhat kind of mobo do I need and can I transfer my old processor? Forum SolvedWhat processor can i use? Forum SolvedWhat is best processor for gaming ? Only gaming Forum SolvedWhat should I get for my processor FM2? Forum SolvedWhat is the BEST Processor for DG41RQ? Forum SolvedWhat would be a good upgrade for my current processor? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !