Closed Will my AM2 motherboard support AM2+ or a quadcore processor? Tags: CPUs Quad Core Processors Motherboards Last response: April 15, 2012 10:14 PM in CPUs Share jacker300 April 15, 2012 10:04:49 PM Hey I have a HP pc, but as of right now i just want to upgrade my processor. My motherboard is this: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?lc=en&dlc=e... Can I upgrade to at least a quadcore phenom? I have just a regular am2 socket. -Thanks! EDIT: If it needs bios updates can someone please post me the links for a bios update for my pc if you can. More about : am2 motherboard support am2 quadcore processor Best solution jimmysmitty a c 123 à CPUs a b V Motherboard April 15, 2012 10:06:47 PM Share Sorry but no. This is from the link you provided: Quote: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 jacker300 April 15, 2012 10:08:11 PM Best answer selected by jacker300. Related resources AM2 + and AMD X4 Phenom-II Quadcore Processor - Forum AMD's SOCKET AM2 TO SUPPORT DDR2 800 MHZ - Forum Am3 processor can damage mother board support only am2 ? - Forum Will an am3 processor work with my am2 + motherboard ? - Forum AM2 upgrade CPU options - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jacker300 April 15, 2012 10:08:39 PM That sucks. Anyways thanks for the fast reply. *Selected as best answer* jessterman21 a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard April 15, 2012 10:13:56 PM You could try an old Phenom X4, but a new (LGA 1155) platform is advised. jimmysmitty a c 123 à CPUs a b V Motherboard April 15, 2012 10:14:19 PM This topic has been closed by Jimmysmitty Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Am2 + cpu Forum Do i have socket 939, AM2 or AM2 + ? Forum AM3 processor on an AM2 + motherboard ? Forum Can you use a am2 + processor in a am2 motherboard Forum Up Grade CPU Simpron64 AM2 + to Athalon 64 II AM2 + Forum How can a MoBo that doesn't support DDR2 support an AM2 + cpu??? Forum Need best AM2 + CPU Forum 212 evo fan replacement Forum Can Diamond Thermal Paste damage your processor? Forum Will I need a bigger PSU? Forum [Solved] Will this work? Forum Which AMD processor to purchase? Forum [Solved] Will Sandy Bridge work with Z77 Forum Windows will not open Forum Is My CPU or Motherboard Dead? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !