Solved Ivy Bridge on Sandy Bridge Mobo Tags: Motherboards Sandy Bridge CPUs Intel i5 Last response: October 4, 2012 8:37 PM in Motherboards Share phamhlam October 4, 2012 6:19:03 PM I have a recently RMA ASUS P8P67 and dead i5 2500k. I now need to buy a new CPU. I am thinking of getting the i5-3350P due to the cost. Will this CPU work on my Sandy Bridge Mobo? More about : ivy bridge sandy bridge mobo Best solution inzone a c 180 V Motherboard a c 218 à CPUs October 4, 2012 6:21:27 PM Yes it will , you may have to do a bios update but it certianly will work. Share phamhlam October 4, 2012 6:22:32 PM Thank you very much. I was afraid certain models would be too old to work. m 0 l Related resources LGA 1155 Mobo support Ivy + Sandy Bridge - Forum Will a sandy bridge mobo flash with an ivy bridge cpu ? - Forum Sandy bridge mobo - any chance to upgrade bios having only ivy cpu? - Forum Sandy bridge processor to ivy bridge mobo? - Forum Ivy Bridge or Sandy Bridge, and which mobo? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer phamhlam October 4, 2012 6:22:35 PM Best answer selected by phamhlam. m 0 l inzone a c 180 V Motherboard a c 218 à CPUs October 4, 2012 6:28:19 PM As long as the socket is the same and there is a bios update for the board you will be able to use it. m 0 l rgd1101 a c 88 V Motherboard a c 96 à CPUs October 4, 2012 8:00:29 PM question is since your old cpu is dead, can you update the bios with the new cpu??? m 0 l inzone a c 180 V Motherboard a c 218 à CPUs October 4, 2012 8:37:51 PM Yes the bios will work with the new cpu . m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Sandy Bridge or Ivy Bridge Gaming Mobo? Forum Ivy Bridge or Sandy Bridge? and Best gaming mobo under $150? Forum New build sandy/ivy bridge MoBo Forum What mobo to cater for future CPUs, e.g ivy bridge, sandy-e or amd Forum Will dedicated ivy bridge mobos be back compatible with sandy bridge Forum SolvedSandy bridge or Ivy bridge Forum Solvedcan i swop from a sandy bridge to an ivy bridge Forum Solved3930k Sandy Bridge or 4930k Ivy Bridge Forum SolvedUpgrade Issues: Sandy Bridge to Ivy Bridge Forum SolvedAMD suggestion vs intel sandy/ivy bridge I3? Forum SolvedStay Sandy Bridge or Ivy E? Forum SolvedWhich is best a AMD FX 8350 Overclocked to 5Ghz or a Sandy Bridge-E,Or Ivy Bridge-E? Forum Solvedhaswell vs ivy bridge vs sandy bridge Forum Solvedwhat is ivy bridge and sandy bridge and haswell? Forum SolvedH61 Chipset, Upgrading from Sandy to Ivy Bridge CPU and BIOS upgrade Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !