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 SolvedMotherboard support Socket AM3 125watt CPU? Forum 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 SolvedA good socket am3 motherboard and case? Forum SolvedBest 2014 Motherboard With AM3+ Socket? Forum SolvedMotherboard with AM3+ Socket, PCIe 3.0 and DDR3 2400? Forum SolvedGigabyte GA-970A-UD3P Socket AM3 AMD ATX Motherboard bios update Forum SolvedIs the MSI 970 GAMING Socket AM3+ 7.1-Channel HD Audio ATX Motherboard any good? Forum SolvedCan a AM3 CPU work in a AM3 socket? 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 SolvedCPU that goes with AM3 Socket and GTX 550 Ti? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !