What is the best CPU to pair with this motherboard? Tags: CPUs Motherboards Socket Product Last response: May 15, 2012 1:47 AM in CPUs Share AlienTechGod May 15, 2012 1:23:34 AM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... What is the best CPU to pair with this motherboard? Thanks for those who reply. Do AM3 socket CPU's also run on this board? More about : cpu pair motherboard C12Friedman a b à CPUs a c 114 V Motherboard May 15, 2012 1:47:56 AM You can use an AM3 CPU on that motherboard, here is the list of CPU's it will work with http://www.asus.com/Motherboards/AMD_AM3Plus/SABERTOOTH... The best processor on that list currently is the 8 core FX-8150 at 3.6GHz native the fastest is the 4 core FX-4170 running at 4.2GHz native Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhat is the best CPU to pair with a MSI GTX 460 Hawk? ForumWhat is the best video card to pair with my amd phenom ii x4 965 ForumBest CPU to pair with a HD5870 ForumBest memory for CPU/Motherboard pair ForumBest Cpu to pair with GTX 460 SE 1GB ForumOpinion on what motherboard to pair with my CPU ForumBest Board to Pair with new AMD FX Processors ForumBest card to pair with gtx 295 for physx only ForumNeed a good CPU to pair with Radeon HD 6850 ForumMotherboard to pair with an E6600? ForumGTX 570 Price Drop vs Radeon HD 7850 - Which to pair with IB CPU ? ForumWhy matched pair of RAM ForumWhich CPU should i pair with the Radeon HD 6850? ForumBest System to pair with a 6870 ForumBest gpu to pair with Phenom I X4 9650 ForumWhat was your best ever CPU overclock? ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumFirst Time Building a Computer ( PLEASE HELP ForumCPU fan speed really fast with a cool CPU ForumAll programs report CPU fan at 0 RPM More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !