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+ m 0 l theboi808 May 21, 2012 5:36:55 AM Oh okay. Thanks. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan a FM2 or FM2+ CPU fit in a AM3 or AM3+ socket of a motherboard? Forum SolvedWill AM3+ CPU work with a AM3 Socket Motherboard? Forum SolvedCan AM3+ cpu socket fit with an AM2 socket motherboard Forum SolvedWill an AM3 CPU work in an AM3+ Socket Motherboard? Forum Will my Gigabyte GA-M61PME-S2P motherboard support Am3 socket Athlon II X2 240e Cpu? Forum Can I place a Socket AM2+ CPU into a Socket AM3+ Motherboard? Forum Motherboard with AM3 CPU socket and DDR2 RAM Forum Can I place a Socket AM3 CPU into a Socket AM2+ Motherboard? Forum SolvedWanting to Upgrade, but I have a AM3 socket motherboard and am on a budget! Forum SolvedAM3+ Socket and SLI compatable motherboard needed Forum SolvedMotherboard (within 100 USD) with video ports. AM3+ socket. Forum SolvedWhat am3+ socket motherboard to buy for a budget gaming pc? Forum SolvedCan a AM3 CPU fit in a AM3+ socket? Forum SolvedIs cheap am3+ socket motherboard can support 8 core amd processor? Forum SolvedCan I use Antec C40 CPU Cooler into AM3+ socket? Forum SolvedBest motherboard for AMD AM3+ socket Forum SolvedWould Like Socket AM3 Motherboard Recommendation - Not ASUS Forum SolvedI think i damaged my Asus Am3+ motherboard socket? Forum SolvedWhat is a good CPU that fits the AM3 socket that would boost my gaming performance? Forum SolvedCould my AM2 socket MOBO support an AM3 CPU? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !