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Will my AM2 motherboard support AM2+ or a quadcore processor?

Hey I have a HP pc, but as of right now i just want to upgrade my processor.

My motherboard is this:

Can I upgrade to at least a quadcore phenom?

I have just a regular am2 socket.

-Thanks! :sol:

EDIT: If it needs bios updates can someone please post me the links for a bios update for my pc if you can.
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    Sorry but no. This is from the link you provided:

    Socket type: AM2

    Motherboard supports the following processor upgrades:

    Athlon 64 up to 3800+

    Athlon 64 X2 with Dual Core technology up to 4800+ (up to 65 watt TDP)

    Sempron - All
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  3. That sucks. Anyways thanks for the fast reply.

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  4. You could try an old Phenom X4, but a new (LGA 1155) platform is advised.
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