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 solution Solvedwhat cards are direct x 9.0c compliant ? solution 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 best for web development solution SolvedWondering what should i need so i could put a new processor solution Solvedwhat is the best processor to be paired with geforce 650? sorry im a noob when it comes to pc solution Solvedwhat graphic cards can go with amd athlon(tm) II x2 240 processor 2.80 ghz solution SolvedWhat 'Physx-Setting' processor in Nvidia control panel?! solution SolvedWhat motherboard for the AMD FX8350 Black Edition 8 Core Processor please? solution SolvedCan anybody tell me what's going on with me processor when overclocking? solution SolvedWhat is the best AMD processor $140 and under? solution SolvedWhat Motherboard and Processor should I get? solution Solvedwhat is the compatible mother board for 1st gen i3 processor ? solution SolvedWhat ASrock MB would be good for a i7 processor and in the future be able to support an SLI GPU setup? solution SolvedWhat's a cheap intel processor combo for gaming on a Dolphin emulator? solution More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !