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 is the best AMD processor $140 and under? Forum SolvedWhat Motherboard and Processor should I get? Forum Solvedwhat is the compatible mother board for 1st gen i3 processor ? Forum SolvedWhat ASrock MB would be good for a i7 processor and in the future be able to support an SLI GPU setup? Forum SolvedWhat's a cheap intel processor combo for gaming on a Dolphin emulator? Forum SolvedWhat processor should I get for gaming and video rendering at 1080P? Forum Solvedwhat is the minimum system requirements of 2gb video card without bottlenecking ram or processor Forum SolvedAMD E-300 APU CPU Processor, what can I upgrade to? 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 More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !