Phenom II X4 850 and ASUS M2A-VM Board Tags: CPUs Asus Phenom Last response: July 16, 2011 9:22 PM in CPUs Share hapesch July 16, 2011 3:37:52 PM Hello, does anybody know if the above will go together. The X4 850 is practically a faster version of the Athlon II X4 640, which has been approved by ASUS for the M2A-VM board. Thanks in advance and, please, nobody bother about me getting a new mainboard. hapesch More about : phenom 850 asus m2a board HostileDonut a b à CPUs July 16, 2011 4:19:22 PM That is an AM2 board, you will need AM2+ or AM3. Sorry. hapesch July 16, 2011 8:45:38 PM HostileDonut said:That is an AM2 board, you will need AM2+ or AM3. Sorry. Yes, I know, but the Phenom X4 850 is similar to the Athlon x4 640, which has ASUS approval for this board. The 850 runs on 3300 Mhz and the 640 on 3000 Mhz. hapesch Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer HostileDonut a b à CPUs July 16, 2011 9:22:25 PM hapesch said:Yes, I know, but the Phenom X4 850 is similar to the Athlon x4 640, which has ASUS approval for this board. The 850 runs on 3300 Mhz and the 640 on 3000 Mhz. hapesch I am pretty sure asus is wrong then, because it cannot physically fir in that board. Sorry. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUpgrading from Phenom II X4 850; fx-8350 or i5-3570k? Forum Solvedphenom II X4 850 + GTX 760 Forum SolvedWill a AMD Phenom II X4 940 Black Edition (am2+) work on my M57SLI-S4 (AM2) Board? Forum SolvedHello sir, I have amd phenom 8450 triple core processor 2 GB Ram 500 GB HDD ASUS M2A-VM mother (AMD 690G chipset support) & op Forum SolvedPhenom ii x4 840 OC on asus mb Forum SolvedPhenom II x4 965 125W mother board issues Forum SolvedPhenom II x4 965 with ASUS Crosshair III Formula Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II X4 840 Which Board Works? Forum SolvedWill the Phenom II X4 955 fit into ASUS M5A97 R2.0 Forum SolvedPhenom II x4 955 on AM2+ board or Phenom II x4 945 on AM3 board ????? Forum Amd ii x4 965be vs phenom ii x4 850 unlocked l3 Forum 7870 (1.1mhz)and i3 3220 or 7950(850mhz) and phenom ii x4 965 Forum Phenom ii x4 850 Forum Phenom ii x4 850 denab, overclocking settings? Forum Phenom ii x4 850 denab Forum SolvedCool'n'Quiet almost instant crashes for ASUS M5A99X EVO + Phenom II X4 B55 Forum Phenom ii x4 850 Forum Narra3 and the AMD Phenom II X4 850 Forum Overclock Phenom II x4 850 Forum SolvedNew AMD Phenom II X4 965 into Asus M4A785-M (Black screen on start up) Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !