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 585 à CPUs a c 697 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 585 à CPUs a c 697 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: ForumAM3+ (note the plus) processor on AM2 + socket ? ForumNew am3+ processor doesnt fit my am2 socket MB ForumNeed a motherboard for my AMD Athlon 5000 X2 Processor its a Socket AM2 please ForumAM2 Socket Processor Upgrade HELP! ForumHP AM2 + socket need BIOS upgrade for an AM3 processor ? ForumAM3 processor in AM2 + socket ? also have other questions ForumCan I Pop a Faster Processor into my HP a1747c? It has a Am2 Socket ForumAM2 + processor in a socket AM3+ mobo - does it work??? ForumIs Athlon x2 6000 the last processor Am2 socket ? ForumFASTEST SOCKET AM2 + PROCESSORS Forum6300 fx vishera black edition ForumDoes processor effect gamming?? ForumHow to test whether processor is working or not Forum[Solved] Processor change ForumTechnical difference between dual core and core 2 duo processor ForumSocket LGA 1156 Heatsink Forum[Solved] Socket LGA 1156 Heatsink ForumReplacing the processor in a dell m5030 ForumProcessor for AM2/AM2+ Socket ForumWill a AM3 Processor run slower in a AM2/AM2+ socket. More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !