Ivy bridge CPU on non z77 mobo? Tags: Motherboards Sandy Bridge CPUs Last response: November 24, 2012 9:30 PM in Motherboards Share dj3ntz November 24, 2012 9:09:19 PM I want to upgrade my laptop's CPU, but the motherboard only supports up to sandy bridge processors. I want to get an ivy bridge CPU, so my questions are... 1) will the cpu still work with the non z77 motherboard? 2) if so, what performance is lost due to this? Thank you More about : ivy bridge cpu z77 mobo rgd1101 a b V Motherboard a b à CPUs November 24, 2012 9:30:07 PM if the motherboard said to only support sandy bridge, an ivy bridge is not going to work at all. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumWhich Z77 Mobo to go with Ivy Bridge ? ForumZ77 Mobo Ivy Bridge mandatory? ForumNon -K IB CPU + H77 or K IB CPU + Z77 ? (+ some general advice needed) ForumBest Ram for z77 motherboards with ivy bridge cpu ? ForumIvy bridge w/ z68 or z77 ? ForumIvy Bridge CPUs on Z77 Benchmarks & Review - i7-3770K & i5-3570K ForumIvy Bridge Support on Z77 without BIOS update? ForumIntel Ivy Bridge mobo,ram,cpu ideas? ForumCan I use z77 MOBO with nonK CPU ? ForumHelp With Diablo 3 Z77/ Ivy Bridge $1700-$1900 Gaming Build ForumIvy Bridge Build need help ForumIvy vs Sandy ( Bridge ) ForumIvy-Bridge , "Tier 2", Multi-Tasking, Gaming-Ready Rig ForumIvy bridge Gaming Comp Build $750.00+(revised) ForumNeed advice on an Ivy-Bridge Based system build ForumFirst time gaming pc build ( IVY BRIDGE ) $1300-$1500 ForumMaking an Ivy Bridge gaming PC ForumIvy Bridge /Haswell: News, Rumors & Reviews ForumPC hangs at BIOS screen after updating graphics driver. ForumComputer Freezing, possibly a motherboard or CPU issue More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !