AM3 Processor in AM3+ Motherboard; what type of cooler do I buy? Tags: CPUs Cooling Processors Motherboards Last response: May 21, 2012 6:05 PM in CPUs Share eturnal May 21, 2012 4:53:21 PM Hey all. Title says it all... I'm going to be putting a Phenom II X4 820 in an ASUS M5A88X-Evo. Do I buy a cooler for the AM3+ Motherboard, or the AM3 Chip? More about : am3 processor am3 motherboard type cooler buy wr6133 a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard May 21, 2012 5:22:51 PM Theres no difference AM3/AM3+ coolers fit the same way alot of sellers just haven't bothered to add AM3+ in the description m 0 l the great randini a b V Motherboard May 21, 2012 6:05:27 PM its a bit dated but check this page out for which are best http://www.frozencpu.com/resource/r43/Best_CPU_Cooler_P... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSomebody please suggest AM3+ socket type Motherboard, Processor and a decent PSU. Forum SolvedWhat am3+ socket motherboard to buy for a budget gaming pc? Forum What motherboard works well with AMD FX-8320 Vishera 8-Core 3.5GHz (4.0GHz Turbo) Socket AM3+ 125W Desktop Processor FD8320FR Forum Which AM3+ Motherboard Should I choose, and what Cooler? (Overclocked FX 8350) Forum Motherboard has failed need an am3 board quick what should i buy Forum SolvedMotherboard recommendation for AM3+ processor and 2x R9 270x GPU's Forum Solvedbest gaming processor for ASUS SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard Forum SolvedIs cheap am3+ socket motherboard can support 8 core amd processor? Forum Solvedi have ASUS M5A78L-M LX V2 Motherboard, AMD 3.3 GHz AM3 Phenom II 560 Processor, ram 4GB, Zebronics PS37-ZEB 450W psu Forum SolvedAM2 cooler AM3 motherboard Forum Solvedwill every am3+ processor work in my am3 motherboard Forum SolvedNeed to buy AMD AM3+ mATX motherboard with native SATA 6GB/s Forum SolvedWhat is the best cpu cooler under 50? (AM3+) Forum SolvedWhat is the best cpu cooler around $40? (AM3+) Forum SolvedWhat is the best AMD AM3+ Motherboard? Forum AMD 3.6 GHz AM3+ FX4100 Processor with 1333 memory type DDR3 Ram Forum Solved970A-G46 AM3+ ATX AMD Motherboard does not display video ----- NEW PROCESSOR AND MOTHERBOARD --(fx 4130 3.9ghz ) I have tri Forum SolvedWill AM3+ motherboard fit an Intel cooler? Forum SolvedCan AM3+ Processor works with a AM3 motherboard? Forum SolvedWould using an am3 processor on an am2+ motherboard damage the cpu permanently? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !