Am2+ compatible with am3 mobo Tags: CPUs RAM Compatibility Last response: January 11, 2011 4:00 PM in CPUs Share Mogianesi1981 January 11, 2011 3:36:01 PM will a am2+ cpu work on a am3 mobo...the reason i am askin is ..wantin to upgrade my pcbut just have the cash for mobo and ram More about : am2 compatible am3 mobo enzo matrix a c 131 à CPUs January 11, 2011 4:00:31 PM No. AM3 CPUs work in AM2+ motherboards though. Why would you want to upgrade your motherboard and ram though? The best DDR2 is as cheap as the mid range DDR3 and performs about the same or slightly worse. There are few, if any applications that will benefit from the upgrade. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCould my AM2 socket MOBO support an AM3 CPU? Forum SolvedSocket AM3 compatible with socket AM2 ??? Forum Solvedcan i run an am3 cpu on an am2+ mobo Forum Asrock 970 Pro AM3+ compatible with Phenom 9750 AM2+ Forum SolvedAM3 cpu can be in a AM2+ and AM2 MoBo?? Forum SolvedAM2}+ or AM3 mobo that supports DDR2 ram Forum SolvedWhat is the performance loss on putting an AM3 CPU on a AM2+ Mobo? Forum Will any AM2+ or AM3 or AM3+ cpu work with my ASRockXLI -eSATA2 mobo Forum SolvedPhenom II AM2 & AM3 compatibility Forum Am3 processor am2+ mobo Forum AM3 Backwards Compatible With AM2+? Forum AM3 CPU in AM2 Mobo Forum AM3 on weird AM2 mobo Forum " Socket AM2 Forward Compatible With AM3 CPUs" Forum AM3 cpu wont work on AM2 mobo Forum AM2+ processor in a socket AM3+ mobo - does it work??? Forum What is the performance loss on putting an AM3 CPU on a AM2+ Mobo? Forum Can an AM2 cpu fit in an AM3 mobo? Forum AM3 on AM2+ mobo question Forum AM2+ or AM3 mobo with nvidia chipset Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !