Solved DYING to know - Is DUAL Xeon E3-1230 possible? Tags: CPUs Xeon Workstations Motherboards Last response: November 12, 2012 3:28 AM in CPUs Share charlesp2 November 2, 2012 8:37:46 PM Hello, DYING to know - Is DUAL Xeon E3-1230 possible? I mean running two of those chips on ONE Xeon motherboard? And if possible, what motherboard do you guys suggest? I'm looking for a workstation for renderings, and two of these running in one system would be awesome! If so I will order now! Thanks for the info guys. More about : dying dual xeon 1230 Best solution InvalidError a c 79 à CPUs a b V Motherboard November 2, 2012 8:46:38 PM If you check Intel's site for the E3-1230's capabilities, it is a single-socket CPU just like every other LGA1155 CPU in existence since the LGA1155 pinout lacks the whole QPI bus needed for multi-socket. charlesp2 November 2, 2012 8:51:04 PM FAIL then. I knew it was too good to be true. Thanks tho! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer charlesp2 November 12, 2012 3:28:17 AM Best answer selected by charlesp2. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumIntel Xeon E3-1230 and MSI P67A-G43 (B3)? ForumIntel Xeon E3-1230 socket 1155, near i7 2600 performance for less ForumFirst Time Build - Advice Appreciated Forum"Budget" High End system (~$3000) ForumNew Windows Server and Hyper V setup ForumNew Build in quite some time, 6+ years Forum6750 vs 6770 vs 6790 ForumWhich Xeon CPU? HPC - FEM3D - Parallel Computing ForumIntel Xeon E7-8870 vs Intel core i7 2600K ForumAlternative for Intel Xeon for dual cpu's? ForumASUS P8Z77-V DELUXE - will it support XEON and ECC memory? ForumAnandtech benches dual Magny Cours and Xeon ForumMy first pc build ForumNew $2350 build!/Sorry for repost, first link didn't work ForumGood components for mid-range gaming PC Forum212 evo fan replacement Forum[Solved] Is it possible to reuse a dell 430 case ? ForumPentium Dual Core E5300 Stuck@1.498GHz - Stock is 2.6GHz ForumSingle core or dual core is faster? Forum[AMD MOBILE] 1.9GHz tri core or 2.4GHz dual core More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !