AM2 Processor in a AM2+ Socket Tags: CPUs Motherboards Socket Last response: March 3, 2012 11:02 AM in CPUs Share Matt_1 March 3, 2012 9:54:38 AM Im planning on getting an Asrock N68C-S UCC AM2+ Micro-ATX Motherboard, it has am2+ socket. Is an AM2 CPU compaitble with this motherboard? Are there any performance hits? i will be upgrading the cpu eventually to an am2+ cpu More about : am2 processor am2 socket rolli59 a c 850 à CPUs a c 1098 V Motherboard March 3, 2012 10:05:58 AM Yes http://www.asrock.com/mb/cpu.asp?Model=N68C-S%20UCC Matt_1 March 3, 2012 10:51:45 AM Thanks! and it also appears i could put an AM3+ cpu in there as well , although the Hyper Transport link wouldn't be quite up to scratch Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer rolli59 a c 850 à CPUs a c 1098 V Motherboard March 3, 2012 11:02:15 AM Matt_1 said:Thanks! and it also appears i could put an AM3+ cpu in there as well , although the Hyper Transport link wouldn't be quite up to scratch AM3 up to 95watt tdp which is better than a AM2+ CPU! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHelp regarding am2 socket processor..,.. Forum SolvedIs the socket am2 processor backward compatible with socket754 Forum SolvedLooking to get AM3 processor in AM2+ socket Forum SolvedBest Processor Upgrade for Am2 socket Forum SolvedAM3 processor in AM2+ socket? also have other questions Forum AM3+ (note the plus) processor on AM2+ socket? Forum New am3+ processor doesnt fit my am2 socket MB Forum Need a motherboard for my AMD Athlon 5000 X2 Processor its a Socket AM2 please Forum AM2+ processor in a socket AM3+ mobo - does it work??? Forum AM2 Socket Processor Upgrade HELP! Forum HP AM2+ socket need BIOS upgrade for an AM3 processor? Forum Fastest AM2+ Socket Processor for my Mobo Forum Can I Pop a Faster Processor into my HP a1747c? It has a Am2 Socket Forum Is Athlon x2 6000 the last processor Am2 socket? Forum FASTEST SOCKET AM2+ PROCESSORS Forum What happened to the socket am2 4800 processors? Forum SolvedAMD Socket AM2 Support Forum SolvedNeed cooler for M52S-S3P AM2 socket Forum SolvedWill the Radeon 7750 2gb work with my MSI Aspen (Socket AM2) Motherboard? Forum SolvedCould my AM2 socket MOBO support an AM3 CPU? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !