Do I need a BIOS update for a Phenom II X6 1090T BE in a AM2+ Mobo? Tags: CPUs BIOS Processors Phenom Last response: January 10, 2012 2:56 PM in CPUs Share Rich F January 10, 2012 1:42:19 PM Hi again Would anyone be able to tell me whether this processor will run ok in my AM2+ mobo or will it require a BIOS update? The chip I might be getting (second hand): Phenom II X6 1090T Black Edition The board I have is a: ASUS 'Crosshair' nForce 590SLI (AM2+) Thanks. More about : bios update phenom 1090t am2 mobo Rich F January 10, 2012 1:51:00 PM Apologies, maybe this should have gone in the Motherboard section? I wasn't sure tbh given it's a compatability issue regarding 2 seperate pieces of hardware. GhislainG a c 102 à CPUs January 10, 2012 1:55:27 PM It isn't on the list of supported CPUs: http://www.asus.com/Motherboards/AMD_AM2/CROSSHAIR/#CPU... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Rich F January 10, 2012 2:56:07 PM GhislainG said:It isn't on the list of supported CPUs: http://www.asus.com/Motherboards/AMD_AM2/CROSSHAIR/#CPU... Ah, brilliant thanks for the link; I never even realised they showed that kind of info other than 'AM2 / AM2+ compatible' Based upon that I'll stick with looking for a Phenom Quad Core instead Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumUpgrade from Athlon II x4 640 to Phenom II x6 1090t ? ForumIntel i7 980x Vs AMD Phenom II X6 1090T ForumOverclocking Amd Phenom II x6 1090t and 2-way sli msi gtx 570 ForumIntel Core i7 875k vs AMD Phenom II X6 1090T ForumOverclocking AMD Phenom II X6 1090t ForumUpgrade from AMD Phenom II x6 1090T BE to Intel i5 3570K ForumOverclocking AMD Phenom II x6 1090T w/ stock fan ForumAsus m4a89gtd pro usb3 x gigabyte 890gpa-ud3h for Phenom X6 1090t ForumI7 2600 or Phenom II X6 1090T ForumAMD Phenom II X6 1090T Black Edition For Gaming? ForumPhenom II X4 980 or x6 1090T for gaming? ForumAMD Phenom II X6 1090T Build - Around $800 ForumThermaltake 850w PCI-E question More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !