AM3 socket CPU upgrade Tags: CPUs Socket Phenom Last response: May 4, 2011 9:52 PM in CPUs Share johara68 May 4, 2011 8:42:56 PM Hello Electronic Oz, I have a AM3 socket that currently runs a Phenom II x4 3.3GHz, will the M2N78-LA (Violet) motherboard support the Phenom II x6 3.0GHz processor? Thank you. Jack More about : am3 socket cpu upgrade saint19 a c 151 à CPUs May 4, 2011 9:25:04 PM Hi and welcome to Tom's forum. If I'm right, you have a pre-build rig or Pegatron mobo right? That mobo doesn't support the X6. popatim a c 131 à CPUs May 4, 2011 9:52:33 PM I'm pretty sure that 95w cpu's is the limit for that mobo so your answer is no. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumLooking to Upgrade AM3 Socket CPU ! Please Help! ForumUpgrading my am2+ socket cpu . am3 comaptible? ForumCan I place a Socket AM2+ CPU into a Socket AM3 + Motherboard? ForumAM3 socket Mobo... AM3 + CPU ? ForumWill a AM3 CPU in a AM2+ socket and DDR2 Memory slow my computer down? ForumAmd am3 socket cpu not compatable in hp 6313 ForumCan I simply drop in a new Socket AM3 CPU ? ForumAM3 CPU on AM2 socket ? ForumWill am3 + motherboard support am3 socket processors? ForumQuad core cpu for 95watt mobo and am3 socket ForumNew am3 + processor doesnt fit my am2 socket MB ForumUpgrading Athlon II 220 AM3 Socket ForumCoolerMaster V8 clicking/flapping ForumCpu fan starts and stop at start up Forum[Solved] Should I upgrade my Pentium D? Forum[Solved] New build, needed to reseat CPU cooler/heatsink. ok? ForumLGA 775 Upgrade ForumRidiculous CPU temperatures ForumCan and am2+ cpu fit in an am2 socket Forum[Solved] CPU FRIED? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !