Why do you need different motherboard for intel and amd Tags: CPUs Intel Motherboards AMD Last response: November 8, 2012 4:23 PM in CPUs Share Anonymous a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard November 8, 2012 3:59:26 PM Hello, why do you need different motherboard for intel and amd More about : motherboard intel amd keithmfr November 8, 2012 4:23:37 PM On an AMD processor, the pins are on the PCB. So the socket is nothing but tiny holes. On an Intel processor, it is the exact opposite. The pins are in the socket and the transistors are on the processor. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Why is Intel better than AMD ? Forum What is better, AMD or Intel ? Why ? Forum Why are there 5 different kinds of AMD CPUs????? Forum Why is Intel preferred over AMD ? Forum Why are Intel CPUs better than AMD ? Forum Why do you choose AMD or Intel ? Forum AMD/INTEL Build: Need Review Forum I need a New Build AMD or Intel ? Forum So why are you Intel or AMD ? Forum Intel or AMD Based Gaming Computer ( Need advices) Forum Swtiching from AMD to Intel - motherboard Forum Why are AMD processors cheaper than INTEL Processors?? Forum Why AMD is better than Intel ? Forum Why is AMD (Athlon) per clock cycle faster than Intel (P4)? Forum Why ? - A Long Time Intel user switches to AMD ! Forum Will this setup run skyrim at ultra? Forum [Solved] Can you place a different 120mm fan in the back of the NZXT Phantom? Such as a a Forum I need a CPU that will last me a good five years. Forum Buying new cpu for new build, need advice Forum Intel Pentium B960 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !