Closed Does this "Core i7 / i5 / i3 / Pentium (LGA1155)" mean the same... Tags: CPUs Pentium Intel i7 Intel i5 Last response: December 21, 2011 7:32 PM in CPUs Share strategoslc December 21, 2011 7:09:52 PM Hello, I was looking at these two motherboards, http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... for the i7 2600k. However, one says that its slot type is Core i7 / i5 / i3 (LGA1155) while another says that its is Core i7 / i5 / i3 / Pentium (LGA1155) I'm wondering if they both work with the 2600k. Thanks! More about : core pentium lga1155 | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Best solution davcon CPUs Master December 21, 2011 7:21:34 PM Both are one in the same = 1155 socket is all you have to concern yourself with | Report abuse JackNaylorPE CPUs Master December 21, 2011 7:25:52 PM All the same ..... dunno why Intel messes wit the i3/5/7 stuff....and dont forget about this one http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... | Report abuse legendkiller CPUs Expert December 21, 2011 7:27:20 PM The only different is the feature, the first link motherboard have PCI-E Gen 3.0 awhile the second link motherboard have PCI-E 2.0... So if you want to choose one, get the second link because IvyBridge isn't worth upgrading over the current SB... | Report abuse strategoslc December 21, 2011 7:27:42 PM ok thanks. | Report abuse strategoslc December 21, 2011 7:27:59 PM Best answer selected by strategoslc. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Does this "Core i7 / i5 / i3 / Pentium (LGA1155)" mean the same...> Related ressources: ForumWhat does it mean when the chipsets are the same ? ForumWhat does the PS4's 8 core CPU mean for PC gaming? ForumWhat does BULK mean in psu marketing? ForumWhat does a reference model mean Forum"Embedded Options Available" what does it mean in a processor???? ForumDoes hyper-threading really mean twice the power?? ForumWhat does it mean to format the d drive ForumWhat does VCore variation mean ? ForumHouse brand--what does that mean ? ForumWindows kernel mode driver 306.97 crash. What does it mean ? ForumDoes your laptop save everything that you do? If so, I did not save any same ti ForumWhat does the UD2 on my mobo mean ? ForumWhat does 'drive 0 is safely frozen\' mean in system bios? ForumWhat does the turbo mean ? ForumDoes AMD Radeon GPU Mean AMD CPU? ForumWhat does "Unlocked" mean ? ForumPlease help a newbie understand why Seasonic PSU wont turn on :( Forum[Solved] Core 2 Quad vs i3-2100? ForumThis is probably a stupid question... ForumCore i7 2600 More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !