AM3 Socket motherboard w/AM3+ CPU? Tags: Socket Motherboards CPUs Product Last response: May 21, 2012 5:36 AM in Motherboards Share theboi808 May 21, 2012 5:08:17 AM Is it possible to put a cpu that has a socket type of AM3+ in a motherboard that has a socket type of AM3? Example This CPU: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... In this motherboard: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : am3 socket motherboard am3 cpu tonync_01 May 21, 2012 5:26:15 AM No, you need a motherboard that supports AM3+ theboi808 May 21, 2012 5:36:55 AM Oh okay. Thanks. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumCan I place a Socket AM2+ CPU into a Socket AM3 + Motherboard ? ForumWill am3 + motherboard support am3 socket processors? ForumWhay is a good amd am3 socket cpu for htpc? ForumMotherboard with AM3 CPU socket and DDR2 RAM ForumCorsair Hydro Series H100i vs AM3 + Socket Motherboard ForumCan I place a Socket AM3 CPU into a Socket AM2+ Motherboard ? ForumAM3 socket Mobo... AM3 + CPU ? ForumLooking to Upgrade AM3 Socket CPU ! Please Help! ForumCan A AM3 CPU Work In A AM3 + Socket ? ForumAM2+ , AM3 dual socket motherboard ? ForumGigabyte GA-970A-UD3 Socket AM3 + 970 ATX AMD Motherboard Help Please!! ForumMSI 760GM-E51 (FX) AMD 760G ( Socket AM3 +) Motherboard . HELP!! ForumWill a AM3 CPU in a AM2+ socket and DDR2 Memory slow my computer down? ForumHelp updating BIOS ForumBest Motherboard for this setup? Forum[Solved] Need a Motherboard for core unlocking ForumMotherboard not working... ForumHelp me find a motherboard? ForumAsus 990 FX Motherboard ForumMotherboard Asrock N68-S UCC More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !