Closed Can A AM3 CPU Work In A AM3+ Socket? Tags: CPUs Socket Motherboards Phenom Last response: June 15, 2012 2:21 PM in CPUs Share melikepie a b à CPUs December 14, 2011 6:55:40 AM I Want To Use: CPU AMD Phenom II x6 1100T Motherboard MSI 990XA-GD55 The Phenom II x6 Socket Is AM3 And The Motherboard Is AM3+ Basicly A AM3 CPU And A AM3+ Motherboard Will This Work? Please Usfull Awnsere (: More about : am3 cpu work am3 socket Best solution simon12 a c 100 à CPUs a b V Motherboard December 14, 2011 7:35:12 AM Share Yes AM3 works in AM3+ davcon a c 117 à CPUs a c 112 V Motherboard December 14, 2011 3:10:19 PM Absolutetly it's on the support list on MSI's website. I suggest you bookmark it for mobo support. http://www.msi.com/product/mb/990XA-GD55.html#/?div=CPU... Related resources Whay is a good amd am3 socket cpu for htpc? - Forum Can I place a Socket AM2+ CPU into a Socket AM3 + Motherboard? - Forum AM3 socket Mobo... AM3 + CPU ? - Forum Will a am3 socket work with a am2+processor - Forum Looking to Upgrade AM3 Socket CPU ! Please Help! - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer nikorr a b à CPUs a c 328 V Motherboard June 15, 2012 2:21:04 PM This topic has been closed by Nikorr nikorr a b à CPUs a c 328 V Motherboard June 15, 2012 2:21:09 PM Best answer selected by Nikorr. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Will a AM3 CPU in a AM2+ socket and DDR2 Memory slow my computer down? Forum Can I use a AM3 aftermarket CPU fan on a AM3 + Socket MoBo Forum Amd am3 socket cpu not compatable in hp 6313 Forum Can I simply drop in a new Socket AM3 CPU ? Forum Athlon x2 7750 cpu and AM3 socket Forum PSU Help Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !