Closed Motherboard/CPU and PSU question Tags: Motherboards CPUs Product Last response: August 18, 2012 2:37 AM in Motherboards Share KoolKid193 August 17, 2012 8:32:22 PM Thinking about buying this Mobo: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... On the features it says 95w CPU recommended and it is possible that i could buy a phenom quad core which is 125w so is it possible to run a 125w CPU or it can not be done? More about : motherboard cpu psu question Best solution nna2 a b V Motherboard a b à CPUs August 18, 2012 12:51:30 AM it will likely not work, and if it does it will be problematic, and the mobo will die faster than it should Share KoolKid193 August 18, 2012 1:24:08 AM ok so I will use a triple core which is a little worse but less expensive but thanks for the reply Score 0 Related resources Help Choosing Motherboard,CPU, PSU and Hard drive - Forum Motherboard/CPU driver upgrade question... - Forum Motherboard,CPU, or PSU problem? - Forum motherboard/cpu upgrade question. - Forum Motherboard/CPU Budget Upgrade Questions - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer KoolKid193 August 18, 2012 1:24:23 AM Best answer selected by Koolkid193. Score 0 nna2 a b V Motherboard a b à CPUs August 18, 2012 1:29:33 AM there is alot of good 95W quads out there as well, just keep lookin Score 0 nikorr a c 328 V Motherboard a b à CPUs August 18, 2012 2:37:41 AM This topic has been closed by Nikorr Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources If the motherboard/CPU touches the PSU, is it likely to cause problems? Forum SolvedQuestions About Motherboard/CPU combo Forum Building a pc! what is the best motherboard,CPU, PSU and case? Forum Motherboard/CPU power question Forum Motherboard/CPU Power Question Forum Motherboard/CPU Compatibility Question Forum Motherboard/CPU Compatibility Question Forum Motherboard+CPU FSB Compatibility Question Forum Motherboard/CPU Compatibility Question Forum Motherboard/CPU Purchase Questions Forum 4 Simple motherboard/cpu questions! Forum motherboard/CPU questions for Vista Forum SolvedPSU Question For Dual MSI Radeon R9 270 Forum SolvedQuestion about gpu temp (r7 240 2gb) and PSU Forum SolvedQuick question about PSU fan placement. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !