ASUS M4N98TD EVO and AMD FX 4170 Tags: Asus AMD Motherboards Evo Last response: December 26, 2012 3:04 AM in Motherboards Share iohndemar December 26, 2012 2:46:06 AM I'm currently running an ASUS M4N98TD EVO motherboard with BIOS version 0803, and an AMD Phenom II x4 955 processor. Would an AMD FX 4170 be a compatible upgrade with my motherboard? More about : asus m4n98td evo amd 4170 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to iohndemar Register or log in to remove rolli59 Motherboard Master December 26, 2012 2:50:08 AM No that board is AM3 only http://www.asus.com/Motherboards/AMD_AM3/M4N98TD_EVO/#C... | Report abuse Reply to rolli59 iohndemar December 26, 2012 2:54:10 AM So I would need to get a motherboard that supports the newer processor. Any recommendations? | Report abuse Reply to iohndemar rolli59 Motherboard Master December 26, 2012 2:56:09 AM Any 9xx series chipset board with 990FX being the top end chip set. http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=E... | Report abuse Reply to rolli59 Related ressources Asus m4n98td evo motherboard compatibility with amd fx series cpu - Forum M4N98TD EVO Memory QVL - Forum AMD FX-4170 Overclocking Attempt to 5Ghz - Forum Overclocked AMD FX 4170 /6100 vs. Intel Core i3 - Forum AMD FX-4170 Stock Fan Issues - Forum Ask the community Publish iohndemar December 26, 2012 2:59:58 AM Is it worth the upgrade? What I mean is, will the 4170 show significant improvement over my older Phenom? | Report abuse Reply to iohndemar rolli59 Motherboard Master December 26, 2012 3:02:15 AM Not really if you can overclock the 955 to about 4GHz. Maybe money better spent on good cooling. | Report abuse Reply to rolli59 iohndemar December 26, 2012 3:04:52 AM Ok thanks! | Report abuse Reply to iohndemar Register or log in to remove Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Motherboards>ASUS M4N98TD EVO and AMD FX 4170> Related ressources: ForumAMD FX-4170 4.2GHz 125W CPU work in a M5A97 EVO R2.0 ForumDual channel not working on Asus M4N98TD evo motherboard ForumASUS M4N98TD EVO AM3 NVIDIA nForce 980a SLI ATX AMD Motherboard ForumHelp Please: phenom II x4 965 BE or FX-4170 ForumFX -4 4170 advice ForumUnclocking FX 4170 ? ForumAMD FX -8150 compatible with M4N98TD Evo ? ForumASUS - P5KPL-AM SE do it work with AMD FX-4170 4-Core Processor? ForumWill my ASUS MB M3A78-EM support AMD FX-4170 ? ForumASUS M5A99X EVO AM3+ AMD 990X memory options ForumAMD Phenom II x4 965 BE vs AMD FX-4170 Zambezi ForumWould GTX460 SLI run on Asus AMD M4N98TD nForce 980a motherboard ForumHelp updating BIOS ForumAsus P8Z77-V Deluxe vs ASRock Fatal1ty Z77 Professional ForumProcessor for the ASUS M3A More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !